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New Albany - Plain Local Schools 12.8.20

Board of Education Regular Monthly Meeting - Dec. 14

The Board of Education will hold their Regular Monthly Meeting on December 14, 2020 at 6 p.m. in the NAPLS Annex. Featured presentations include; New Albany High School Program of Studies and Superintendent Sawyers will provide an update on the Responsible Restart plan for the district. Public participation is available and the guidance may be found here.

NAPLS Well-Being Initiative Updates & Helpful Tips for the Season

Stay Focused, Stay Well... Updates from the NAPLS Well Being Initiative

As we approach the end of the year, holidays, and the ongoing stressors in our lives, here are some helpful tips from the New Albany Well-Being Initiative as well as an update on activities this fall. Read More...

eSports Happenings at New Albany High School

Super Smash Bros Ultimate - eSports at NAHS in state finals

New Albany's Smash Brother's Ultimate team continues to dominate the competition. Last year we entered the competitive scene and only able to play 1 game before the Covid shutdown. This year we are back and ready to prove ourselves as a force. Both the varsity and JV team are gearing up for state finals Wed. December 9th at 4:00 PM. Being the new kids on the block New Albany's Varsity Smash team has been seen as a dark horse. The team hadn't lost a single stock in the regular season and have only given up 2 points in the finals so far. This week they play Perrysburg in what promises to be an epic battle. The game will be streamed live on twitch at https://www.twitch.tv/esports_ohio. Come and watch and cheer on your New Albany Virtual Eagles in their pursuit for 1st in the state.


Varsity Smash - Daniel Railic (captain), Nikhil Vasanth, Tyler Hickey, Ben Bilenko and Gabe Levinson Junior Varsity Smash - Kal Mesfin (captain), Caleb Schimming, Shrivatsan Karthikeyan Gayathri, Olu Fasoro, Parum Timbadia and Elliot Fixari

League of Legends - An Update from Coach Dorman

Fall 2020 marked the inaugural season of competitive League of Legend play at New Albany and what a great inaugural season it was. The Varsity team managed to hold their own among much more experienced competitive teams. JV had only one regular season loss and while their second loss was in the post-season they made it all the way to the state finals allowing them to place 2nd overall in state competitive play.


Varsity League - Top: Graydon Kappes, Jungle: M Nihal Khaja, Sebastian Piloto, Mid: Daniel Railic, ADC: Raghav Ramachandiran (captain) and Support: Eric Zheng

Junior Varsity League Top: Elliot Fixari Jungle: Parum Timbadia Mid: Parin Timbadia (Co-captain) ADC: Aryan Raut (Co-captain) and Support: Mason Lee

Virtual Learning Program - Drive thru Food Drive for New Albany Food Pantry - Dec. 19

Important VLP Food Drive Details
Online beginning Tuesday, December 1st - Saturday, December 19th

WHY? Food insecurity affects 1 in 5 children in Ohio


Drop off items directly to the NA Food Pantry

IN-PERSON DROP-OFF - Saturday, December 19th 2 pm - 4 pm


79 North High Street New Albany, Ohio


View this link for most needed items and more detail.

DONATE ONLINE HERE!

https://www.newalbanyfoodpantry.org/

Community Connections

Season of Giving, Blood Drive - Dec. 9

New Albany Neighborhood Bridges - Winter Garment Drive

Make a Difference for Families in Our Community

New Albany Symphony Holiday Spectacular

New Albany Symphony Live in Your Living Room

Join members of NASO and our NASO Chorus as we perform live from the McCoy straight to your living room. We look forward to celebrating the season with you! Put a log on the fireplace, grab a cup of hot chocolate and snuggle up with your loved ones while enjoying the sounds of the season.


Holiday Spectacular Livestream - Dec. 20, 3:00 pm PURCHASE

Santa & the Symphony Livestream - Dec. 19, 11:30 am PURCHASE

Our Purpose

The New Albany-Plain Local School District is committed to creating a culture of accountability that achieves the best academic and developmental outcomes for each student.