The Eagles Nest NMAPA Newsletter

Learning and Leading Like Champions 2019-2020

Our School Vision

Vision: North Metro Academy of Performing Arts will be the best charter school in the state of Georgia where students acquire the 21st century knowledge and skills ignited by the arts to be successful in high school and college.

Mission: NMAPA engages students in instruction that integrates academics and performing arts in ways that address the unique needs and interests of each student, while intentionally developing confidence, imagination and collaboration.

Instructional Expectations:

Workshop Model (Reader's, Writer's, & Math)

Integration of the Arts

High Levels of Student Engagement and Inquiry


I am a NMAPA child of Excellence who always does my best. I am Respectful and Responsible. I am Creative and Innovative. I am Focused and Determined. I am Kind and Supportive. I soar as high as an eagle on the wings of my Integrity. I am a Courageous Leader who can achieve anything with hard work and dedication. I am a NMAPA scholar and I am committed to Success!

Eagle of the Month

Congratulations to our August Eagles of the Month. We will celebrate on Thursday, August 29th, at 8:10 am. These scholars have exhibited excellent character and embody being respectful, responsible, and safe.

Reigen W.

Khloe B.
Kameron J.

Joy J.

Alyssa M.

Olivia H.

Jhalil P.

Jasmine W.

MaKayla S.

Tanaii P.

Kara L.

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Labor Day Holiday

North Metro Academy of Performing Arts will be closed on Monday, September 2nd, 2019 for the Labor Day Holiday. We hope everyone enjoys the time with their family and friends.
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PTO Meeting

Please join us on Tuesday, September 3rd, at 5:30 p.m. for our first PTO meeting. During this meeting, we will elect new officers for all positions. We look forward to seeing everyone there.
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Lunch Program

Thank you, parents, for a fantastic first week and our new lunch vendor Chef Advantage. Please continue to order your scholar's lunch. We also have free/reduced lunch applications located on the school website if you need a copy as well. Please don't hesitate to give Mr. Jadrien Grimes a call if you have any question or concerns.
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Curriculum Night

Thank you to all of the parents and scholars that came to Curriculum Night last week. It was an excellent opportunity for parents to learn the best ways to support their scholars during the school year. Congratulations to our raffle winner as well.
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Ice Cream Sales

Beginning on Wednesday, August 14th, we are starting ice sales. Ice Cream is $1 and is collected at the beginning of the day. No monies will be received after 9:00 am. Ice Cream sales will take place on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

School Uniform

Please ensure that students are following the school uniform protocol, which can be found on the school website. Please make sure students are only wearing approved outerwear, in the colors navy blue or burgundy. Please give us a call if you have any questions.

Upcoming Events

September 2nd- Labor Day

September 5th- Grandparents Day Luncheon

September 9th-11th Cogat (1st, 2nd, & 5th Grades)

September 18th- Fall Picture Day

September 19th-NMAPA Movie Night

September 23rd-27th- IOWA Testing (2nd & 5th)

October 10th-11th-Fall Break

October 19thFall Festival

October 22nd-25th-District Assessment

October 23rd-24th-Early Release

October 23rd-31st- Red Ribbon Week

October 30th-Fall Picture Retake

October 31st-Character Book Parade