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D.R. Trip 1 – Day 4, Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving Day will never be the same for FCS team members who spent this past week serving El Tamarindo’s most needy children and families. Despite the hot sweaty work of … Continue reading

November 28, 2015 · 2 Comments

D.R. Trip 1 – Day 3, More Joy

Shortly after the noon hour, the gathering crowd of over 200 children and parents begin to press toward the main entrance of the food serving area. A few minutes later, … Continue reading

November 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Foothill Family Dental Group Visits the Preschool

Foothill Family Dental Group recently visited the students at Foothill Christian Preschool. During the visit Dr. Reema Arnouk demonstrated proper brushing & flossing techniques, answered the students questions and handed … Continue reading

November 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

D.R. Trip 1 – Day 2, Glimpses of Joy

Tuesday, November 24, 2015: El Tamarindo, DR. 9 a.m. (Atlantic Time) Mission team leader, Miss Jen Burris, charged the Faith in Action team to be vigilante throughout the week about … Continue reading

November 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

D.R. Trip 1 – Day 1, We’ve Arrived

Monday was a day full of blessings. When our two buses arrived at the compound, an estimated 210 children were on hand to welcome our kids with a loving embrace.   … Continue reading

November 24, 2015 · 2 Comments

Nu Home has a New Home!

Written by Nu Home Financial NuHome has a NEW home! Although we have only been officially settled in at our new location for two months, things have been busier than … Continue reading

November 9, 2015 · Leave a comment

Foothill Family Dental Welcomes Pedodontist

Foothill Family Dental Group is proud to have Pedodontist, Dr. Magnolia Becker, on their team. Widely respected in the field of children’s dentistry, Dr. Magnolia Becker has a distinguished record … Continue reading

October 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Teaching Students about Finances

“I wanted to teach my kids how to be financially responsible.  I opened a checking with a debit card and transfer their weekly allowance into each account. They are responsible … Continue reading

October 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Axis Event – October 15

Dear Parents, At Back to School night we told you about an exciting day we have planned for students and parents to engage some of the most important topics facing … Continue reading

October 7, 2015 · 2 Comments

10 Tips to Prepare Your Child for Kindergarten

If the adage, “Everything I needed to know, I learned in kindergarten,” is true, then parents and teachers must ensure every child who starts kindergarten is ready to learn. At … Continue reading

October 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

FCS Students Featured in Glendoran Magazine

At Foothill we believe every child is uniquely gifted in some way. The Glendoran Youth Edition Magazine provides an opportunity for budding authors, would-be poets and aspiring artists to feature … Continue reading

September 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Shopping at Ralphs Benefits FCS!

Shopping at Ralphs Benefits Our Great School! When you shop at Ralphs, a percentage of your purchase is donated back to Foothill Christian School to support our Annual Fund. Here … Continue reading

August 6, 2015 · 1 Comment

Meet Chef Durkan

As of Fall 2015, Foothill Christian School has sub-contracted the food services program with Bevaris Alliance. Bevaris currently serves hot, home style cooked lunches to over 40 schools in the … Continue reading

August 5, 2015 · 4 Comments

Technology. So Much More Than New Gadgets!

A few years ago, Tony Ramirez was a technology graduate student and accomplished athlete at Azusa Pacific University, where he garnered many wins for the university’s track and field team. … Continue reading

July 28, 2015 · 2 Comments

The Joy of Dentistry

For Dr. Reema Arnouk, the day-to-day reward that comes from helping dental patients is a joy she can now share with her own family. Along with her husband, Dr. Maher … Continue reading

June 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Standardized Testing is Just Around the Corner

With spring comes annual standardized testing for students nationwide. Why do students have to participate? What can you do to prepare your child? How is the information used? These are … Continue reading

April 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Foothill Family Dental Group… Truly a Family Affair!

Foothill Corporate Sponsor and parent, Dr. Reema Arnouk, has been practicing dentistry for over 25 years. Along with her husband, Dr. Maher Arnouk, and daughter Mariam (hygienist), this dynamic family … Continue reading

March 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Special Thanks to Corporate Sponsors

Special Thanks to Our Corporate Sponsors! A number of years ago, we launched a corporate sponsorship program that included leading businesses from throughout the east San Gabriel Valley. These generous … Continue reading

February 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

DR Trip 2 | Day 5

Today was the last day going to the foundation and local schools. You could tell we were all a little tired this morning, but our devotions this morning talked about … Continue reading

January 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Getting the Most Out of Parent-Teacher Conferences

Parent teacher conferences are just around the corner. Some of you are excited for the opportunity to sit down with your child’s teacher for an engaging, productive conversation; while others, … Continue reading

January 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

DR Trip 2 | Day 4

Hi, this is Jena Ortiz. Today we started off by going to the different schools. The drama team went to the smaller school and the puppet team went to the … Continue reading

January 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

DR Trip 2 | Day 3

Hi, this is Christian Martin. Today, we ate breakfast and then went on a 3 hour bus ride. This bus ride was to a city named Azua. When we were … Continue reading

January 18, 2015 · 1 Comment

Art Exhibit

Bias. Bigotry. Bullying.January 26, 2020
Come visit the One School's Response art exhibit hosted at Western Christian High School. Final Weekend is Jan 24-26, 2020... open to the public! Visit oneschoolsresponse.com for more details.

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  • D.R. Trip 2020 – Day 4 January 25, 2020
    Every day this week has been busy, busy, busy. The last two days at the Manny Mota Foundation were no exception. It all started with a group of parents getting … Continue reading →
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  • D.R. Trip 2020 – Day 3 January 22, 2020
    Ephesians 6:7 says , “Serve wholeheartedly, as if you were serving the Lord, not people.” On day 3 at the foundation we got to meet and connect with a bunch … Continue reading →
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