Goldonna News “Back to School Edition”

Early August always brings the heat and the back to school vibes. We hope you have your uniforms and supplies laid out and ready for the first day of school.

Lakeview Junior Senior High School announces the following: All students who drive to school will park on the Junior High side, softball field area. All parents who drop off students will drop them off in front of the cafeteria. School uniform colors are forest green and khaki/navy pants for high school. The junior high will be wearing orange tops and khaki/navy pants. No hoodies, the school wants to be able to see your beautiful face.

Lakeview will host their Open House on Thursday, August 10 from 4:30 until 6:00pm. This is the perfect time to meet your teachers and explore everything that they have to offer. You will also be able to collect your LEAP scores.

Goldonna Elementary Elementary Junior High School will begin classes on August 9th. The first day for Pre-K girls will be Thursday, August 10. First day for Pre-K boys will be Friday, August 11. All Pre-K students will be report to school Monday, August 14.

First day for Kindergarten girls will be Wednesday, August 9. The first day for Kindergarten boys will be Thursday, August 10. All Kindergarten students will be at school Friday, August 11. Principal Cori Beth Manuel is ready to meet all of the new Wildcats and has been hard at work getting the campus in shape for the new school year. If you are a returning student it should only take minutes to have your child fully registered.

Goldonna Assembly of God will be hosting Johnathan Bond on August 17-18th at 6:30 in the evening. Mr. Bond is a singer and published author who will be sharing his testimony as well as leading worship. The air conditioning will be filling the church with cold air while your spirit is getting filled. Get there early to get your seat…the church will fill up fast.

They will also be the host church of the Goldonna Community Service that will take place on August 11 at 6:30. The guest Pastor for the night will Reverend George Procell of River of Life Church. The entire community is invited and encouraged to attend.

Goldonna Baptist Church is still getting ready to deck the halls with Operation Christmas Child boxes. The church has a goal of packing three hundred boxes. I heard from a little birdie that they are very proud of the Pastor and his lofty goal. If you want to be on Santa’s Nice List get your donations in today. They are still collecting items leading up to the community packing party that will take place in November.

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