Crusader Comments – March 29 – April 2, 2021

Hello fellow Crusaders!  

As we continue to move forward in the planning phase for the 2021-22 school year, we are committed to maintaining excellent faculty and staff. You can assist us by completing your child’s online reenrollment now, instead of waiting till later. We appreciate your investment in your
child’s Christian education, helping to instill a Biblical worldview, preparing them for an amazing future, and for partnering with ECS to help make this happen. ENROLL NOW.


* REENROLLMENT continues and open enrollment for the community has begun. Reenrollment is on-line this year. If you have trouble with the online format, please contact the school office, and we will be happy to assist you.  Enrollment information can be found at, then click on the Admissions tab (on the home page), then click on the 2021-22 Admissions – Returning Students tab. Reserve your seat today and then tell all of your friends to join your family at ECS next school year.

* Upper School Play – This year the upper school play is “Newsies.” It will be performed at the Center Theater on April 16 and 17 and tickets are $11 in advance and $13 at the door. Tickets can be purchased at the school office or at Center theater (in person or by phone, if by check payable to Center Theater).

* Achievement Testing will be March 26-April 1 for grades 3rd-8th. Please ensure that the students are here on time and do not have to miss school for any doctor’s appointments.

* Spring Break will be Friday, April 2-Sunday, April 11. We return to school on Monday, April 12

* COVID-19 Update – There are currently 0 positive student cases that we are aware of in grades K2-6th. There are currently 1 positive student cases that we are aware of in grades 7th-12th.

*VERSE OF THE WEEK: Matthew 28:19-20 “Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you….”
*EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVE FOR THE WEEK: Evangelism – (Matthew 28:19-20) To teach that Jesus Christ is the son of God, and through belief in Jesus’ death and resurrection, forgiveness of sins and new life through faith is found in Him.
*CHARACTER TRAIT FOR THE WEEK: Patience (James 1:19)

Daily Events:
Monday 29th
Achievement Testing for 3rd-8th grades
Little Crusader Basketball for 5th-6th grades from 3-4:30pm
Away Softball and Baseball games at South Pointe Christian at 4:30pm, dismissal at 2:03pm

Tuesday 30th
Away baseball (4:30) and Soccer (5:00) games Maranatha Christian at 4:30pm, baseball dismissal at 2:03 and soccer at 2:55

Wednesday 31st
Juniors and seniors taking the SAT in the morning

Thursday 1st
Final Day for Achievement Testing for 3rd
th grades
Senior Sundaes during Lunch
Away Soccer and Baseball games at Northside Christian at 5pm, dismissal at 11:45 to eat during MS lunch and then leave

Friday 2nd
Good Friday
No school and no After School Care


Go Crusaders!

Have a great weekend and make sure you are plugged into a local church body (Hebrews 10:24-25). If you don’t have a local church that you currently attend, we invite you to visit us at Emmanuel Baptist Church at 10:30 for worship.

ECS PHILOSOPHY (p. 6 in the handbook) – Emmanuel Christian School is an academic institution, founded for the purpose of educating students from a Christian worldview and committed to maintaining and delivering a strong academic program

Crusader Comments are sent out electronically through email on Thursday afternoons or Friday morning and deal with important information and upcoming events for the next week of school. You will receive a Remind text to remind you to review it as you are making your plans for the upcoming week.