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May 14, 2021 Announcements
It’s a great day to be a Newberry Panther!
Here are the announcements for Friday, May 14th:
It's not too late for you to sign up your students (over the age of 12) to receive the COVID-19 vaccinations on the NHS campus. The next vaccination date is this Monday, May 17th. Consent forms and additional information is available in the NHS front office and on the NHS website.
FSA ELA READING: The 9th Grade students who attend school in-person will take the FSA ELA Reading test on Tuesday and Wednesday of next week. The 10th Grade students who attend school in-person will take the FSA ELA Reading test on Thursday and Friday next week.
FSA ELA WRITING: Th make up day for any 9th or 10th Grade students who missed the ELA Writing tests will be this Monday, May 17th.
Progress Reports will be available for viewing in Skyward beginning next Tuesday, May 18th. If you have any difficulties viewing the Progress Reports in Skyward, please contact the NHS Guidance Office at 352-472-1101.
FOOTBALL: The NHS Varsity football team will participate in the Spring Game tonight at Bradford High School. Kickoff has been changed to 7:30 pm. Come on out and support our Panthers as they take on the Tornadoes. Tickets will be on sale at the gate on the day of the game.
BASEBALL: Tickets for the Varsity baseball State Champion playoff games at the CenturyLink Sports Complex - Hammond Stadium in Ft. Myers, FL can now be purchased online at https://gofan.co/app/school/FHSAA for $9.00 per person (children age 2 and under are free). Search for 2021 Florida High School Baseball State Championships - Day 1 and Day 2. If you wait to purchase tickets at the gate, the cost will be $12.00 per person (children age 2 and under are free). Cash and credit/debit cards can be used to purchase tickets at the gate. Our Newberry baseball team will play in the State Semi-finals playoff game at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, May 19th. A win means they will play for the Class 1A State Championship at 7:00 pm on Thursday, May 20th.
VOLLEYBALL: The volleyball team will hold Open Gym on Mondays beginning at 3:00 pm. If you are interested in participating for the next school year, please join in. Interested participants must either have a current physical on file with NHS or bring one with them to the open gym night.
GIRLS’ BASKETBALL: There will be an Open Gym on Monday and Wednesday of next week from 5:30 pm until 7:00 pm for any girls interested in becoming a part of the girls’ basketball team next year. Please make sure to bring your own water bottle if you plan to participate. See Coach Hughes if you have any questions. You must either have a current physical on file with NHS or bring one with you to open gym night.
Phones and Headphones: These must be off and out of sight, both in class and during class changes. Cell phones and headphones are only permitted to be in use before and after school, and during lunch periods.
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!”