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September 18, 2023 Announcements

It’s a great day to be a Newberry Panther! 🐾
Here are the announcements Monday, September 18th:
We can’t keep calm….it’s HOMECOMING WEEK! We are so excited to see our Panthers dress for theme days and show us their Panther Spirit!! We loved seeing all the movie stars on campus day!
Don’t forget our Open House is tonight beginning at 6:30 pm. Please go directly to your child’s first period class when you arrive so you will be in the right place to begin the evening. We are looking forward to seeing everyone!
There are NO after school CROP sessions this week due to Homecoming Week activities, but sessions will resume next week on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 3:00 pm until 6:00 pm.
If you are interested in creating and competing with robotics, our NHS Robotics Club will meet before school at 8:00 am on Tuesdays and Thursdays in Ms. Troy’s classroom.
Representatives from the US Marine Corps are scheduled to be on the NHS campus tomorrow during Lunch A and Lunch B to provide information about military service after graduation. Make sure to stop by if you’d like to receive information.
Conditioning will begin this week for any boys interested in playing soccer this year on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:00 pm until 4:30 pm in the space between the outdoor basketball courts and the tennis courts. All players should have their Athletic Clearance in process or completed to participate. See Mr. Coach Roundtree if you have any questions.
All girls interested in participating in weightlifting, conditioning will begin next right after school until 4:00 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Make sure you have your physical forms turned in so you can participate. If you have any questions, please see Mrs. Ross in the NHS Guidance Office.
The US Air Force recruiter visit has been rescheduled for Thursday (September 21st). Please sign up in the NHS Guidance Office if you would like to schedule an appointment.
Picture Day will be Friday (September 22nd) for all 9th through 11th grade students. Picture forms have been sent home or you can pre-purchase your photo package online at
SENIORS! Friday (September 22nd) will be your last chance to take a senior portrait to be placed into this year’s yearbook. Portraits will be taken after school in the NHS Auditorium.
We hope you find these Daily Announcements a useful resource for the happenings at NHS. These posts are also shared on our NHS website ( and remain available there for the entire school year.
We want all our Panthers to remember the Panther way to Success:
*Be Reliable - Maintain consistency with what you say and do
*Be Respectful - Show consideration of someone or something
*Be Responsible - Be dependable, keep promises, and honor commitments
Today’s Reminder:
Food and Drinks: There should be no food or drinks in the buildings which are from outside campus. NHS is a closed campus and students are not permitted to leave campus for lunch. Additionally, you may not have food dropped off or delivered to you. Students are not allowed to bring Polar Cups or “to go” cups to campus. Water bottles are encouraged and we have several bottle filling stations around campus.
Students, please remember to check your school email accounts every day 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 ( “Always remember, Shepp loves the kids!”