Today is March 9th 2018
Please stand for the pledge.
*Today is the end of the 3rd Quarter and grades are due Monday, March 12th at 8:00 am
Report Cards will be mailed to parents/guardians the week of the 12th.
* Next week (March 12–16), National Honor Society will be having a food drive. There is a competition between 5th period and the winner will get a pizza party.
*Save your pennies! Donate to Pennies for Patients to help kids with leukemia and lymphoma! Each middle school social studies class will be a part of a competition to see who can raise the most money. The class that donates the most toward the cause will earn an Olive Garden pasta party! Donation are being collected through March 23rd!
* The Orchestra Concert has been rescheduled for March 22 at 7pm in the Choir/Orchestra Building.
* PAPA is hosting transition meetings for 8th grade students and their parents on Tuesday, March 13 at 3:30 and 5:30 in the Café. Transition meetings for 11th graders and their parents will be on Wednesday, March 14 at 5:30. Emails and paper copies of meeting times were sent to parents and students. Please let your folks know!
*Join us for the Spring Choir Concert will be Thursday, March 15 at First Presbyterian Church at 7 pm. A collection will be taken during the concert.
*All Juniors will take the ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) on Monday, March 12. Please arrive at school by 7:45!
* Is it too hot after school, do you wish you had a tasty refreshing snack while waiting for your parents? National Junior Honor Society has your solution!!! We will be selling assorted Ice Cream snacks for $1 or $2 for 15 minutes after both 7th and 8th periods!!! Come support National Junior Honor Society!!!!! Ice Cream Sales start on Tuesday, March 6th in front of the school.
*10th – 12th graders – Nusenda is offering a 1/2 credit elective Personal Finance course this summer to 10th-12th graders. See Ms. Maestas to sign up.
*Juniors – If you have not taken the ACT yet, the deadline to sign up for the next test is Friday, March 9th! Please go to http://actstudent.org or see Ms. Maestas to sign up today. If you qualify for free or reduced lunch, see Ms. Maestas for fee waiver before signing up.
*Do you save Box Tops? If so, drop them off at the front office before March 15th!
*NHS wants your awesome ideas for what games or activities we should do during PaParty this year. Put your ideas in the jar located at the front office desk.
*Lost and Found in the Café has been organized to help you find your missing stuff! Please check for your items during lunch!
*Hey CNM Dual Credit students, want to improve test scores? CNM is offering a FREE, yes FREE, 3-week test prep course this summer. Follow the link to apply: https://www.cnm.edu/depts/outreach/dual-credit/high-school-summer-test-prep
*PAPA’s Visual Art Department is excited to share our newest fundraiser, Art To Remember. Art To Remember is a creative fundraiser that allows you to purchase keepsake products customized with PAPA Visual Artist’s artwork! There are over 40 items available and most items are $15 or less. Safe, secure online ordering is available. PAPA Visual Artists can share their code with family and friends. Proceeds will go towards new art supplies, materials, and experiences! PAPA Visual Artists are busy creating art and will each have their own personalized order form to share on March 1, 2018. Orders forms are due to Ms. Beck by March 12, 2018. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. A link to the parent/guardian letter is below. Thank you for your continued support! http://arttoremember.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/ATR-Parent-Announcement-F16-1.pdf
LUNCH TODAY: Twisty Cheese Sticks, marinara sauce, steamed broccoli, watermelon and milk
Follow link for next week’s lunch menu. https://www.paparts.org/about-us/lunch/