Dominion Christian Schools
2013-2014: Issue 17    
January 9, 2014  
Knightly News
The DCS Knightly News is a weekly communication letter to our school families in order to keep them informed of upcoming Dominion Christian news and events... 
Dominion Open House
OPEN HOUSE
(for prospective families)
Saturday, January 11, 1:00 - 3:00 pm

 

Christ-centered School 

experienced & caring teachers

 

Developing Students

in body, mind & spirit

 

College Preparatory

educating the whole child

 

Full Athletic Program

for middle & high school

 

Small Class Sizes

18:1 student/teacher ratio

 

Open House is a great way for prospective families and students to get an inside look at Dominion's academic offerings and extra-curricular opportunities in a uniquely Christian environment.

 

For more information, please email Lisa Stansel at lstansel@dominionmail.org.

 

DCS Admissions 
Admissions Information

 

We are currently accepting applications for 2nd semester enrollments in Grades 7, 9 & 10.

 

We are now accepting on-line accepting applications for new students for the 14/15 School Year.

 

Please submit applications via our on-line portal   

https://dchs-ga.client.renweb.com/oa/index.cfm?memberid=618

February Lunch Order Forms due Wednesday, Jan 15
Fundraiser Jeans Day
Benefiting DoMissions trip to Appalachia
Monday, January 13th

Jeans: $3.00
Hats: $2.00
 
MS Explorers Outdoors Outing
Caving at Raccoon Mountain, TN -- January 31, 2013

Come explore the caverns of Raccoon Mountain near Chattanooga, TN with us!  You are guaranteed to get wet, get muddy, and have fun as we crawl and squeeze through the cracks and crannies of the network of caves!  Our guide will also point out interesting rock formations and any cave wildlife along the way.

 

Key Features: "The Canyon", "49-Cent Squeeze", "Elvis Rock"

  

Explorers Caving Trip (Middle School)

January 31, 2014

Raccoon Mountain, Chattanooga, TN

Cost: $65

  

Needed Forms: Raccoon Mountain Waiver Form, Assumption of Risk Form  


 

Events & Dates
SAVE THE DATE
  • Jan 11: Open House
  • Jan 25: SAT Testing @ DCS 
  • Jan 31: Middle School Explorers Caving Trip
  • Feb 8: ACT Testing @ DCS
  • Feb 28 - Mar 1: High School Rangers Caving Trip
  • Mar 4: Winter Athletic Banquet
  • Mar 14-15: High School Rangers Backpacking Trip
  • Mar 21-22: Middle School Explorers Backpacking Trip  

SCHOOL CLOSED   

  • Jan 20: No School/MLK Day 
  • Feb 14-17: No School/Winter Break
  • Mar 10: No School/Faculty Work Day
  • Mar 31-Apr 4: No School/Spring Break
  • Apr 18: No School/Good Friday
  • Apr 21: No School/Faculty Development Day 
Please visit www.dominionchristian.org for up to date calendar information.

 

Dominion Athletics
The DCAA Booster Club would like to welcome their newest members:

Platinum Level: The Caldwell Family

Silver Level: The Dorsey Family and The Copeland Family


For information and membership form, please visit our DCS Athletic website.
DCS Athletics

HS Basketball
  • Jan 10: v. Deerfield-Windsor, 6:30, VG, VB
  • Jan 11: @ Community Christian, 2:00, BJV, BV
  • Jan 14: v. Atlanta Girs/Weber, 4:30, GV, BJV, BV
  • Jan 17: v. Heritage, 6:00, BJV, GV, BV
  • Jan 21: v. Hopy Spirit, 6:00, BV, GV
  • Jan 24: @ Trinity Christian Sharpsburg, 4:30, BJV, GV, BV
  • Jan 25: @ Furtah Prep, 4:30, BJV, GV, BV
  • Jan 28: @ Loganville Christian, 4:30, BJV, GV, BV
  • Jan 30: @ Weber, 4:30, BJV, GV, BV
  • Jan 31: @ Atlanta Girls, 5:30, GV
  • Jan 31: v. Community Christian, 6:00, BJV, BV  

MS Basketball

  • Jan 10: @ Lyndon, 4:00, 7B
  • Jan 11: v. Furtah Prep, 10:00, 11:00, G, 8B
  • Jan 13: v. Horizon, 4:00, 5:00, G, 8B
  • Jan 14: @ Horizon, 4:00, 5:00, G, 8B
  • Jan 16: v. Excel Christian, 4:00, 5:00, G, 7B
  • Jan 18: @ Furtah Prep, 10:00, 11:00, G, 8B
  • Jan 21: @ Wildwood, 3:00, 4:00, G, 8B
  • Jan 23: v. Cherokee Christian, 4:00, 5:00, G, 7B
  • Jan 27-31: NAMAL "A" Tournament, TBA    

Swimming

  • Dec 7: Stratford @ Mercer University, 1:00 pm
  • Dec 13: Oak Mountain @ Carrollton Aquatic Center, 5:00 pm
  • Jan 11: Atlanta Girls School @ GaTech, 1:00 pm
  • Jan 25: Deerfield-Windsor @ Albany, GA 1:00 pm
  • Feb 1: State Meet @ GaTech, TBA   
For all things Dominion Athletics, please visit www.dcsknights.com.

 

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Scholarship Opportunities 

Name
Amount
Deadline
 Year
Hispanic Scholarship Fund  HS
US Marine Corp Scholarships  HS
Miami University
Tuition, fees, room/board,
$2,500 stipend/yr



Gates Millennium Scholars Program 
15-Jan
HS

Ronald McDonald House Charities US Scholarship Program

 

21-Jan

HS

Columbus State University - Servant Leadership Scholarship

$2,500/yr

31-Jan

HS

University of Dayton - Leadership in Service Scholarship

$10,000 ($2500/yr)

31-Jan

HS

GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program

$40,000 ($10,000/yr)

9-Jan

HS

Marist Technology Scholarships

Full 4 year Tuition

1-Feb

 

Peter Pasula Study Habits Scholarship

$500

1-Apr

HS

Maple Leaf Dentistry Scholarship

$500

30-May

HS

Abbott & Fenner Scholarship Program

$1000

14-Jun

HS

Big Sun Scholarship

$500

20-Jun

HS

Wells Fargo Sweepstakes

$1000

14-Aug

HS

 

Be sure to check the Scholarship Bulletin Board for other scholarship opportunities.

In This Issue
Open House
Admissions Info
Lunch Orders
Jeans Day
Explorers Outdoors
Save the Date
DCS Athletics
College & Career News

Unless the Lord builds the house, the builders labor in vain.
Unless the Lord watches over the city, the guards stand watch in vain.   Psalm 127:1
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