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November 7, 2023 Announcements
It’s a great day to be a Newberry Panther!
Here are the announcements for Tuesday, November 7th:
Students, please remember that even though it is getting cooler outside blankets are not allowed at school. Also, you must still follow all dress code policies, including not wearing pajamas, slippers, or any type of head coverings. If you have any questions, please see Dean Burford or Dean Yarn.
Representatives from the US Army 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.
Representatives from the Santa Fe Achieve Program will be back in the NHS Media Center tomorrow. Make sure to stop by and get more information if you are interested.
After school CROP sessions will continue this week every day through Thursday (November 9th) in Ms. Burkett’s classroom from 3:00 pm until 6:00 pm.
The Robotics Club will meet before school on Thursday (November 9th) at 8:00 am in Ms. Troy’s classroom. Don’t be late!
Panthers, please remember there will be no school this Friday (November 10th) as we observe Veterans Day in order to honor military veterans of the US Armed Forces. For those who have served to protect our country, we thank you for your service!
The Blue Crew will honor our veterans by wearing red, white, and blue to the football game on Friday (November 10th).
The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) will be offered on the NHS campus during the school day on Wednesday (November 15th) to any student in 10th through 12th grade. This is an informative aptitude test used to determine qualification for enlistment in the military. Make sure to stop by the NHS Guidance Office to sign up if you are interested in taking the ASVAB Test. Remember, this test is only given once a year so don’t miss your chance to take it!
Juniors and Seniors, representatives from Herff Jones will return to the NHS campus on Thursday (November 16th) and Friday (November 17th) in the NHS Commons Area during Lunch A and Lunch B to accept orders and deposits for class rings, caps and gowns, graduation announcements and memorabilia.
Our Annual PowderBuff tournament has been postponed until Friday (December 1st) in the NHS Gym. If you are interested in playing, please speak with your class representatives.
NHS Yearbooks are now on sale for $55.00. After February 1, 2024, the price of the Yearbooks will increase to $65.00, so don't wait to get yours! You can place your order for a Yearbook at https://sites.google.com/gm.sbac.../nhsyearbook20232024/home. This website has information (including important deadlines) for the Class of 2024, Newberry staff, Student Government, Clubs, and special projects for the Yearbook and is constantly being updated, so please make sure to check back often.
CLASS OF 2024: Senior Yearbook Ads are now on sale. Space is very limited so if you are interested in purchasing an ad for your graduating student, please visit the SWI Photographer website at http://www.swiphoto.com/yb as soon as possible. The deadline to purchase a senior ad is January 11, 2024. All designs, photos, and special messages for the senior ads must be completed on the SWI Photographers' website.
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
Phones and Headphones: These must be off and out of sight during class, unless your teacher gives specific permission for use. Cell phones, earbuds, airpods, headphones, and other electronic devices are only permitted to be in use before and after school, and during lunch periods. Students who have any types of these devices out when not permitted may receive disciplinary action.
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 (www.getfortifyfl.com). “Always remember, Shepp loves the kids!”