Announcements 3-14-17

Juniors: We are having a Junior Planning Night to help you and your parents navigate through the college/career process. Please come out on Thursday, March 30 at 6:00 pm.  The meeting will be held in the Library. Door prizes will be awarded!

Attention students: If you are interested in taking a Dual Credit class next year, please see your counselor to sign up for the placement test that will be given on Wednesday, April 26 and Thursday, April 27.

Congratulations to Mr. Woodis for winning the Beach Quarters Timeshare that was raffled off through DECA. We appreciate you supporting our fundraising efforts!

Congratulations to Jamie Beach for winning the $25.00 gift card from the Y Street Great Starts with Breakfast survey project held last week.

All flags, dancers and majorettes signed up for spring tryouts must attend conditioning this week. Conditioning is mandatory. Tryouts will be on Wednesday and Thursday.

Chess Club will be having a tournament on March 20. The cost to play is $2.00. See Mr. Bunch in room 125 for details.

The Science Club will meet in Room 219 on Tuesday, March 14 at 3:05 pm.

The next Red Cross Blood Drive is Friday, March 24. Students and teachers who wish to donate blood can sign up today in the cafeteria during lunch shifts.

Attention Seniors, Early Grads and Term Grads: Please be reminded that if you are planning to graduate this year (June or August), you must have 50 hours of community service completed. The appropriate form must be turned in by May 1, 2017. Forms can be picked up in the Guidance Office.

Attention Seniors: The ACCESS College Foundation’s Scholarship is now available. You must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher to apply. English teachers will be providing an application to those who meet the requirements. Any applications turned into Mrs. Foster on or before the priority deadline date of April 3, 2017 will also make you eligible for another pool of scholarships from several local sponsors.

Attention Seniors: You are invited to attend National Signing Day at April 25, 2017 at the ODU Ted Constant Convocation Center. Come celebrate your college acceptance with ACCESS College Foundation. Requirements to attend: Must have acceptance letter of the college you will be attending (this includes community colleges) and have the FAFSA completed. Return permission slips with a copy of acceptance letter to Mrs. Foster with t-shirt size by March 20 (spots are limited.)

Students are reminded to follow the school’s dress code as written in the Student Handbook (p. 90.)

Students are reminded that the selling of fundraising items not affiliated with or approved by an NRHS administrator is strictly prohibited.

The Suffolk Education Foundation is offering a unique opportunity to buy a brick and leave your mark for years to come at Nansemond River High School. Your specially created brick will be incorporated into a beautiful display located at the base of the flagpole. Order online at http://www.brickmarkers.com/donors/suffolk.html.  The cost per brick is $99.