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December 5, 2022 Announcements

It’s a great day to be a Newberry Panther! 🐾
Here are the announcements for Monday, December 5th:
PANTHERS, tickets for all NHS home sporting events will be sold at the entry gate of each game as well as online at (children ages 4 and younger do not need a ticket). We will have a limited amount of change at each game, so please help us by having the exact ticket amount, if possible. Go Panthers!
There will be a table set up in the NHS Commons Area all this week to buy Candy Grams for your friends and teachers during Lunch A and Lunch B for only $1.00 each.
After school CROP will be held this week in Ms. Burkett’s classroom right after school today through Thursday (December 8th). Don’t be late!
2022 Computer Science Education Week is December 5th through December 9th. Computer Science Education Week is held annually in recognition of the birthday of computing pioneer Admiral Grace Murray Hopper (December 9, 1906). Everyone can participate by going to and choosing an activity to complete.
Representatives from High School High Tech will be in the NHS Commons Area on Wednesday (December 7th) during Lunch A and Lunch B to answer any questions about this great program. Make sure to stop by and get information if you’re interested!
Representatives from the US Marines will 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.
Literacy Tutoring will take place after school on Wednesday (December 7th) from 3:00 pm until 4:00 pm with Dean Yarn.
There will be Math Tutoring after school beginning at 3:00 pm on Thursday (December 8th) in Ms. Ragan’s classroom for all math EXCEPT Geometry. Remember, you must have your own transportation at the conclusion of the tutoring.
The deadline for senior baby photos for the yearbook has been extended until Thursday (December 8th). They can be submitted on the yearbook website.
Seniors your deadline to vote for senior superlatives is also Thursday (December 8th). Your vote can be done on the Yearbook website as well.
Panthers, please remember that as the weather begins to turn 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 as only appropriate clothing is permitted to be worn on campus.
Seniors, ads for the 2022-23 yearbook are now on sale. The deadline to purchase is Thursday (December 15th). Information can be found on the NHS website or you can see Ms. Gennaro for more information.
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:
Tardies: Tardies impact school success and student behavior, are a distraction to all students, and cause a disruption in teaching. Make sure you’re on time every day, to every class. Excessive tardies may result in lunch detention or ISD.
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!”