November 6, 2014

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...
Open House

Saturday, November 15

11:00 am - 1:00 pm
For prospective students

Middle school & High school 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.

Youth for Youth Benefit 
DCS is giving the gift of Christian summer camp to kids in Africa. There are three ways you can support!



Freedom Church Benefit Concert  

474 Hiram Sudie Rd. Dallas

November 8th at 7pm

Mrs. Sethna is hosting the event and

Harrison Huff will be one of the performers so come out and support Dominion's own. 



  If you are unable to attend, you can place your donation in your class gift box,

located in the lobby near Dr. Whittaker's room. There you can see photos and read testimonials from past campers and directors.


  We have 10 days to each give $10 - October 29 - November 7. 


 Mrs. Sethna volunteers with JWF, which is an organization made up entirely of volunteers passionate about camp ministry. It is a 501c3 non-profit charity and all donors can receive a tax-deduction receipt. (If you want a receipt for a cash donation, put the money in an envelope and include your name and email address).  
To learn more about the camps, or to join our DCS students efforts, you can make a secure online donation (paypal) go to


HO HO HO! The Holiday House is almost here! December 20th to be exact.


The Silent Auction is a huge, fun part of the Dominion Holiday House each year.  It is a great place to find bargains for yourselves and for Christmas gifts.


We are in need of donation items to auction off and help raise money for the arts at Dominion.
Donations could be gift items, trips, services,themed gift baskets or objects de arte, gift cards, etc.  Items should be new or never used and in good condition.


If you have any questions about donations or about the auction please contact me at

The Holiday season is almost here and the Arts Department is looking for volunteers to help with various things to set up and make Holiday House a continued success and blessing to us. If you are willing to help before, on, and after the set date for the event on Nov. 20th, please email Mrs. Rudd at We are looking for parents to help set-up, serve, decorate & Clean

Hope For Christmas Donations


Mu Alpha Theta (Dominion's math club) will be collecting food and gifts for Hope for Christmas, which is an organization that provides toys and food for Christmas to over ten thousand people in northwest Atlanta. They are in need of non-perishable food items, as well as gifts for girls and boys from the ages 0-18. (For a complete list of donation needs, go to If you would like to help out with a donation, please bring your food or toys to Mr. Vreken's room by                                              Friday, November 21 (the day before Thanksgiving Break).

Dominion Outreach
2nd Annual Thanksgiving Meal Project

This year, we have the opportunity of feeding 50 families from Hayes Elementary.  Last year we successfully fed 40!!  Help us to continue to spread the love of Jesus.  Food will be collected Nov 3rd through Nov 18. Distribution date will be Nov 20.
  • Outreach members will be stationed at both entrances to receive your donations during carpool.
  • Please clearly write your name on all bags.
  • Please go to Sign Up Genius to sign up for the item(s) you will be donating.
  • All items must be in original containers.
  • All items must be turned in by Nov 18 EXCEPT for the TURKEYS.  Please bring Turkeys before school starts on Nov 20th.

Please email Cletia Veal ( or Jeanne Pearson (, if you have any questions.  Thank you in advance.
Friday, November 7
7:30 am - 1:30 pm
For prospective students

Middle school & High school


Experience DCS during a regular school day. Observe classes, meet students and teachers, and learn about Dominion's "extras". A FREE Dominion t-shirt and lunch is provided. 

Please RSVP by clicking here.
Questions should be directed to Lisa Stansel to or 770-420-2153
Support the DCS Rewards Programs
Box TopsThe school rewards programs at Dominion are alive and well.  Please continue to send in your pink box tops, labels for education, and coke rewards.  Students can drop these off in the small white cans labeled "Box Tops" in the lobby near the front office.  These programs are an easy way for the school to earn Cokemoney and supplies.
Thanks so much for your support! 

Each Friday      12:00PM - 1:30PM

Please help us by participating and by helping to spread the word in our community. For $20 you may choose all the fruit and vegetables you need for your family. 


You may bring your own bag or bags are available. 



If you have questions, please contact 
Beth Fawcett (   or Deborah Lanier (

Save the Dates
School Closed on...
  • Nov 24-28: Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Dec 22-Jan 2: Christmas Holiday
  • Jan 5: Faculty Work Day
Fall Athletics Banquet
Tuesday, November 11, 6:30PM - 8:30PM at
Burnt Hickory Baptist Church.
Seating will start at 6pm.  The honorees include high school athletes participating in Football, Volleyball, and Cross Country. Catering is provided by Burnt Hickory per person: 


Children 10 and Under ($7), Athletes ($8) and Adults ($14). Confirmation of Attendees and Payments must be received in the Main Office by Thursday, November 7, 2014.  

The Knights All U Can Eat Banquet Dinner seating begins at 6:00PM, banquet starts at 6:30PM

DCS Football Dominion Athletics

HS Football
  • Nov 7: 1st Round State Playoffs, TBA
  • Nov 14: 2nd Round State Playoffs, TBA
  • Nov 21: State Semi-Finals, TBA
  • Nov 28: State Championship @ Mercer University, 3:30
HS Basketball
  • Nov 20: v. Shiloh Hills, 4:30 BJV, JV, GV, BV
  • Dec 1: v. Weber, 4:30 BJV, JV, GV, BV
  • Dec 4-6: Garden City Classic, Augusta, TBA, Gv, BV
  • Dec 9: @ Heritage, 4:30 BJV, JV, GV, BV
  • Dec 11: @ Shiloh Hills, 4:30 BJV, JV, GV, BV
  • Dec 13: v. Oak Mountain, 4:00 GV, BV
  • Dec 19: @ Unity Christian, 4:30 BJV, JV, GV, BV

MS Basketball

  • Nov 10: @ Colonial Hills  4:30, 5:30, 6:30
  • Nov 13  Midway     4:00, 5:00, 6:00
  • Nov 18  Cherokee Christian 4:00, 5:00
  • Nov 20  @ Furtah Prep  3:30, 4:30
         Colleges are scheduled to be at Dominion this month
    • University of Connecticut, 11/6
             *All Colleges visiting Dominion are during HS lunch time unless otherwise noted
For the latest updates, please visit our College & Career Blog at
Issue: 10
In This Issue
Open House
Youth for Youth Benefit
In the Arts
Hope for Christmas
Shadow Day
Rewards Program
Market Day
Save the Dates
DCS Athletics
College and Career
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