Friday, February 8, 2019 - C Day  

A – B – O – E – C

  • A Special Shout Out to the one and only Mr. Concannon. Happy Birthday! Achieve Greatness.
  • NHS KIND Challenge: Helping out with Hygiene. Now through February 14th, bring any hygiene item and place it in a box located in the café, Mrs. Harding’s room, Mrs. Dennis’ room or Mrs. Fanelli’s room. For EACH item you bring in, you will fill out your name and submit it in the challenge box in the cafeteria for a chance to win a $10 gift certificate. So, show your love and bring in as many items as you wish.
  • In Honor of National School Counseling week, School staff will be wearing alumni gear today from the college or university that attended. This is a fun opportunity for students to ask questions about teachers’ college experiences and stories!
  • Good Morning ! Today is the final day of National School Counseling Week. The school counseling staff, like everyone in our school, is here to make a difference in your life. We want to help you learn wise lessons, achieve your goals and become better human beings. As Dr. Seuss says, "Be sure when you step, step with care and great tact. And remember that life’s a great balancing act. And will you succeed? You will, indeed! "Our door is always open and we are ready to help you. Nothing is too big or too small for us. Thank you for celebrating National School Counseling Week with us. Have a terrific and safe weekend.
  • Attention Ms. Sigmon’s Drawing I classes: Please bring your charged Chromebooks to class today and tomorrow. Thank you!
  • AP Registration is open. Today is the last day for your deposit payment. After that, you will have to pay in full for AP Exams.
  • Volunteers are needed at the Library for a concert event on Sunday, February 10th. Please see Mrs. Ennis in 200A for details and to sign-up.
  • The Diversity Club will be meeting on Wednesday, February 13th to address another Truth about Hate idea regarding ethnicity and bias. All are welcome to join in room 318. See you then!
  • Join us in Mr. Sepko’s room on Wednesday, February 13th to sign up for our Spring White Water Rafting trip and also rock climbing. All are welcome! See you there! Go Adventure Club!
  • Box Office is open for the Spring Production of the musical Les Miserables. Tickets are $15 for adults and $13 for students and Senior Citizens. The box office is located in the auditorium lobby.
  • Students interested in participating in the Hartford Hospital Summer VolunTeen program, there will be a mandatory information session on Monday, February 11th from 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm at the hospital. Registration is required and limited to 100 people. Please see Ms. Arnett or Mrs. Ennis in 200A for more information.
  • To All Students & Staff: You are invited to make Soup for The Sioux on Saturday, February 16th from 10 am -12 pm in the NHS café. We are also collecting canned tomatoes! See Mrs. Rodriguez in room 103 to sign up.
  • There is still time to apply for summer positions with Parks and Recreation as a camp counselor or lifeguard. The deadline to apply is February 15th. Applications are available from Mrs. Ennis in 200A.
  • Attention all Seniors. Have you ordered a yearbook yet? If you have not, orders will only be taken for the 2019 yearbook until March 1st. Information on how to purchase a yearbook can be found in all senior homerooms. If you are interested in purchasing a book, but will not be able to pay for it by March 1st, please see Mrs. Mannes in Stoddard house or Mrs. Narowski in room 321.
  • Do you think you have what it takes to beat the teachers and Newington Police Department in Basketball? We are looking for 4 teams, one for each grade to play. If so, please see Ms. Cote in room 212 to sign up to play in the 14th annual Ciara McDermott Basketball Classic to be held on Friday, March 29th. Any student is welcome to play.
  • Quick Reminder of our School Rules:
    o No Backpacks are allowed during the school day.
    o No Hats or Hoods are allowed during the school day.
    o All students must be in homeroom unless there is an emergency.
    o Refrain from running in the hallways.

Posted by asunderland On 08 February, 2019 at 9:25 AM