Announcements 4-21-17

Attention Seniors: If you have turned in your National Signing Day permission slip and plan on attending the field trip on Tuesday, April 25, you must attend a brief meeting on Monday, April 24 at 8:30 am.

Attention students driving to school: There is an increase of illegal “parkers” on campus! Coach Young ticketed 21 cars yesterday. We have requested a tow truck for next week. If you get towed, it will be $180 to get your car back. You can not share a spot with someone until you see Coach Young.

Congratulations to the following students for representing Nansemond River at the ODU Tri-Cities Center Art Show: Peymon Aleagha, Lauren Ramey, Sydney Kania and Sarah Kania.

Congratulations to Alyssa Sharp for representing the NRHS Art program at the Superintendent Art Show. Her portrait will be hanging at the School Board Office for an entire year highlighting the hard work and creativity that goes on in the Art classes.

Congratulations to ALL of the Art students who created amazing artwork that is being displayed and judged in the big ICONICON art contest being held at the North Suffolk Library on April 29. The show is already up so you can go check them out and vote for your favorite River artwork.

A huge congratulations to our Girls’ Tennis team for their undefeated run in Southeastern District competition for this season. This is the first undefeated season in school history.

Battle of the Bands at The River – Friday, April 28, 2017 at 6:00 pm. Come our and support our magnificent Warrior Band as we take on Booker T. Washington HS, I.C. Norcom HS and Lakeland HS. Tickets are $10.00 in advance and $15.00 at the door. Tickets go on sale Monday during all lunch shifts.

Light It Up Blue! April is National Autism Awareness Month. Show your Warrior pride by wearing blue on Friday, April 28 in celebration of Autism Awareness month. In addition, add your unique piece to the puzzle by designing your own puzzle piece and adding it to the wall. Check in the office or in Room 233 for a puzzle piece and more information.

Earth Day is Saturday, April 22. Please do something to improve our world. Try one or more of the following: plant a tree, pick up litter, turn the lights off when you leave the room in your home.

The NRHS Performing Arts Department is proud to present its annual Spring musical, Grease! Performances will be held Thursday, May 4 through Saturday, May 6 in the NRHS Auditorium at 7:00 pm.  Tickets are $10.00 for general admission and $5.00 for students and Suffolk Public Schools’ staff.

The Science Club will meet Tuesday, April 25 at 3:10 in room 219. All members are needed to set up for a future event.

Seniors:  Do you have a job? Do you want a job? Have you ever been on a real professional interview? Are you interested in talking one-on-one with professionals in a career that may interest you in the future? The Career Expo is your opportunity to answer “Yes” to one or all of those questions. Permission slips are available from English teachers or outside of room 123. Return the permission slip by next Tuesday to attend. All you will need is a resume and dressed in your best professional attire. A resume printing workshop will be held Tuesday, April 25 in room 123 from 3:00 – 4:00 pm or any morning until the trip.

Do you need community service hours? Coach Maus could use some help around the school. See Coach Maus for details.

Attention Juniors: have you thought about being a Peanut Princess at the Suffolk Peanut Festival? Applications are available now. Please see Ms. Reid in Guidance for details.

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.