April Dates To Remember
Friday, April 5th: Report Cards Issued
Thursday, April 18th: Middle School Trip Deposits Due ($100)
Friday, April 19th: Good Friday – Early Dismissal 11:45am (BASS Closes at 4pm)
Monday, April 22-Friday, April 26: School Closed – Easter Vacation
Lunch Orders: Families interested in ordering lunch from Graul’s Market – Please remember that orders for next week must be in by this Thursday, April 4th.
Candy Orders: Wockenfuss Candy will be delivered on Monday, April 8th. Please make plans to pick up your order.
Scholarship Opportunity: 2019-2020 BOOST (Broadening Options and Opportunities for Students Today) Application is open! Applicants have until midnight on April 17, 2019 to submit applications. Click http://archives.marylandpublicschools.org/press/06_01_2016.html to view instructions and start the application. Awards are granted based on household income, with the lowest incomes served first.
- Students must have pursued enrollment in a participating nonpublic school. At the least, an application for admission must be submitted to the school before a BOOST application is submitted.
- The BOOST application requires certain documentation to be scanned and uploaded as PDF files:
a). Documentation showing that the student has pursued enrollment in a participating nonpublic school. This documentation could include a letter of acceptance/continuation, a letter that the student is on the waiting list, or acknowledgement that an admissions application has been submitted. The list of potential participating schools is available in a link on the main BOOST web page.
b). Documentation of family size and income: The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Form 1040, 1040A, or 1040EZ for tax year 2018 – including any applicable schedules, must be uploaded into the BOOST application as a pdf by the BOOST application deadline. – If you are required by law to file a 2018 tax year return, you must upload a 2018 tax form.
***Very Important: If you were granted a BOOST Scholarship last year, you MUST reapply for the coming school year. If you have any questions, please contact the school office.
Race For Education: Race Kick-Off information was sent home with students yesterday. Please look for further emails.
Renovation At Emmanuel: Construction has started on the next phase of the renovation of the fellowship hall (lunchroom). Students are eating lunch in their classrooms while the work is being completed. Stop by if you want a peek.
Vacation Bible School: Registration is open for VBS at Emmanuel this summer. The session runs July 22-July 26, from 9-12. Visit https://vbspro.events/p/events/elcbaltimore to register online or stop by the office to register in person. There is no charge for this fun-filled week.
Blessings on the rest of your week.