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February 2, 2021 Announcements
It’s a great day to be a Newberry Panther!
Here are the announcements for Tuesday, February 2nd:
The Report Cards for the first semester will be available in Skyward next Tuesday (February 9th). If you need assistance with viewing the Report Card in Skyward, or if you are unable to print a copy of the Report Card, please contact the NHS Guidance Office.
The H.O.P.E. Squad will hold a meeting today and Thursday (February 4th) during Lunch A and Lunch B in the auditorium. Students will need to get their lunch and immediately go to the auditorium to participate.
A representative from the US Army will be on campus during Lunch A and Lunch B to speak with students regarding opportunities in the military. Make sure to stop by and ask any questions you may have.
The FCA will hold their meeting this Friday (February 5th) before school at 8:10 am in Mrs. Harris’ room. If you are interested in participating, make sure to stop by!
SENIORS: Senior ads for this year’s Yearbook are currently on sale. Don’t miss out!! If you are interested in purchasing an ad, please contact Ms. Steele (firstname.lastname@example.org) as soon as possible. There are a limited number of pages for senior ads and they sell quickly. A full page ad is $125, a half page ad is $65, and a quarter page ad is $35. Materials for the ads are due by February 26th.
On Thursday (February 4th) Santa Fe College will hold its informational Open House for its Construction, Auto, Welding, and Trades programs as a virtual presentation. We will be viewing it on the NHS campus during the school day and students who signed up to participate will be given a pass to be released from class.
BASKETBALL: Tonight the boys’ JV and Varsity teams will play Interlachen High School AT HOME beginning at 6:00 pm. On Wednesday (February 3rd) the Freshmen, JV, and Varsity teams will play Gainesville High School AT HOME beginning at 4:30 pm. Tickets for all the AT HOME games are only available online at www.gofan.co.
Tickets for ALL REMAINING GAMES of the 2020-21 basketball season (both boys’ and girls’ teams), whether played at home or away within Alachua County, will only be available for sale online at https://gofan.co/app/school/FL17054. THERE WILL BE NO TICKETS SOLD AT THE DOOR ON GAME DAYS FOR ANY BASKETBALL GAMES. Additionally, School Board Policy states that spectators MUST wear a mask AND social distance during games. NHS reserves the right to remove anyone who does not comply.
GIRLS’ SOCCER: The girls’ team will play a district matchup against PK Yonge School at Keystone Heights High School (900 Orchid Avenue, Keystone Heights, FL) on Thursday (February 4th) beginning at 5:00 pm. Tickets are available online at www.gofan.co.
BOYS’ SOCCER: The boys’ team will play a district matchup tonight against Ft. White High School at Keystone Heights High School (900 Orchid Avenue, Keystone Heights, FL) at 5:00 pm. The boys’ team will play again on Friday (February 5th) against Keystone Heights High School at Keystone Heights High School (900 Orchid Avenue, Keystone Heights, FL) beginning at 5:00 pm. Tickets are available online at www.gofan.co.
COVID-19 Guidelines: Students are required to properly wear a mask until they leave the NHS campus. Be sure to wash your hands, practice social distancing, and don’t share any items.
Students, please remember to check your school email accounts everyday for important announcements and reminders. Remember, if you are having trouble or have questions about anything at all, turn to an adult. And please, if you see something, say something (www.getfortifyfl.com). Everyone believes in your success but “whether you think you can or you think you can’t, you’re right --Henry Ford” BUT most importantly, “Always remember, Shepp loves the kids!”