Friday, October 11, 2019
The Middle School gold volleyball team celebrated their season by writing notes of encouragement to one another. Great job, girls!

All School News 

Atlanta United Tickets

Atlanta United is offering Whitefield families the opportunity to purchase discounted tickets for their playoff match on Saturday, October 19 at 1 p.m. vs. the New England Revolution. A select amount of discounted group tickets are left on the Upper Level ranging from $20-$30. To purchase, please click here and use the promo code: ATLANTAPLAYOFF. If you have questions or need assistance, please email Rick Hayley. Offer ends October 14 at 11:59 p.m. or until the discount tickets are sold out.


Whitefield Fund - Did you catch Bethany’s VLOG?

Click here to watch our very own Bethany Brant, director of instructional technology, buzz through campus showing a few ways Whitefield students incorporate technology into their daily lives. Whether through drama, robotics, or in the classroom, technology is an important resource that we want our students to use well. 

One more thing to do before Fall Break? Make your gift or pledge to the Whitefield Fund today by clicking here


Convertibles needed

We are in need of several convertibles for this year’s homecoming parade on October 25. If you own a convertible and are willing to drive it in the parade, please email Andrea Unsicker. In your email, please include the make and model of the car.


Parent Prayer Group

“Trust in the LORD, and do good; dwell in the land and befriend faithfulness. Delight yourself in the LORD, and He will give you the desires of your heart.” Psalm 37:3-4

Today, October 11, 8:15-9:15 a.m., Flora Marbut Conference Room (lower level of Founders Hall Middle School building)
Please join us for Parent Prayer Group as we pray for the needs of our children, the needs of the Whitefield community, and praise God for the great things He has done in and for our community. All are welcome and come as you are! If you have any questions, please contact Byron Johnson.


Building Brostrand Hall - Beam Signing

Whitefield families and friends are invited to sign one of the steel beams that will be used during construction of Brostrand Hall. The beam is located just outside the construction fence near the tennis courts and parking lot. It will be on display this week. We invite you to pray over the school building and write your favorite verse on the beam. There are markers provided at the beam. You can continue to watch live construction progress by clicking here.

Middle School News 

Middle School Carnival Coming Soon

Saturday, October 26, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., WolfPack Stadium
Mark your calendars now for the Middle School Carnival! It will be a fun night filled with music, food, cotton candy, a Cake Walk, inflatables, games, and lots of prizes! This event is for Whitefield Middle School students only, and there is no fee and no need to register. Just show up!

We also need Middle School parents to volunteer to make this event a success. Please sign up to volunteer and join us in the fun.

Athletics 

Thursday's Athletic Results

Middle School football vs. Walker: W 21-0



Varsity Golf Tryouts

Varsity golf tryouts will be held on October 16 and 17 at 3:30 p.m. at Fox Creek each day. If you are interested in participating, please complete the interest form. Contact Matthew David if you have any questions.

Community Service News 

Whitefield Habitat Build - Only 3 Saturdays left!

Saturday, October 12, 7:45 a.m. - 4 p.m., 1113 Old Bankhead Highway in Mableton
Come be a part of a very special experience as Whitefield builds a Habitat for Humanity home for the Camacho family! Ages 14 and up are welcome to come paint the interior of the house this weekend! Click here to view the build schedule, sign up for the time slot(s) of your choice, and read about the Camacho family’s journey.


Service Opportunity: Mother/Son Carnival Night

Saturday, October 19, 4:30-7:30 p.m at WolfPack Stadium
Twelve Upper School volunteers are needed to support the Mother/Son Carnival Night. Jobs will include set up, manning the jumpy inflatables, and clean up. Sign up here to volunteer. For questions, please contact Ashley Vonderahe.

Friday at Whitefield
Today is a B day.
8th Grade Washington D.C. Trip
End of 1st Quarter
Parent Prayer Group 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Flora Marbut Conference Room
Admission Tour 9:30 AM BGR
Varsity Football vs. Mount Paran School 7:30 PM Mount Paran School



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MS Study Hall
This Week
Candace Daly
678-305-2166
Room U-103
(Upper School Lecture Hall, lower level of Morris Hall Upper School)



       
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