The Eagle Review

New Life Academy of Excellence February 2020 Newsletter

New Life Academy of Excellence, Inc.

4725 River Green Parkway

Duluth, GA 30096

(678) 720-9870 phone

(678) 720-9875 fax

www.newlifeacademyga.com

Class Picture Day Friday February 7, 2020 - Regular School Uniform NO P.E. Uniforms

Class Picture Day is Friday, February 7, 2020. Students are to come to school in their regular school uniform. Class Picture day information has been sent home and is available on our website. MIDDLE SCHOOL: Please do not send students in P.E. Uniforms on that day.

2nd Semester - 6 Week Progress Reports Sent Home 2/21/20

2nd Semester - 6 Week Progress Reports will be sent home Friday, February 21, 2020. If you do not receive it from your child by Wednesday February 26, 2020, please contact your child's teacher.

Boosterthon - Eagle Fun Run!

FUNDRAISER (SPIRIT NIGHT)

Date: Wednesday, February 5 -12, 2020 Pledge Window

Fun Run: Thursday, February 13, 2020


Parents and Families,


Pledging is NOW OPEN for this year’s main fundraiser: The Eagle Fun Run!


What is the Eagle Fun Run?

It’s a two-week program that kicks off with a Pep Rally on February 4th. Families will then gather pledges for every lap your student runs (30-35 laps) at the Eagle Fun Run, which will happen on February 13th. We’ve asked the experts at Booster to power our fundraiser to make it easier, more profitable, and more fun.


Students will also experience an amazing character theme, MINDSPARK: WILD WEST! Booster’s most exciting theme yet combines S.T.E.A.M. skills (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) with character-building. While they're teaming up with the MindSpark Kids to save Dr. Shock, our students will learn five character traits that will help strengthen themselves and our world.


NEW LIFE ACADEMY'S GOALS


100% of families get pledges from sponsors

5 pledges per student

$20,000 School Profit for Technology & Curriculum.


How To Help?

The easiest way to help us reach our goals is through our easy SHARE features on FUNRUN.COM.


1. Make a Student Star Video to share with Facebook friends!
2. Copy and paste the email template and then send to family, friends, and local businesses.

3. Go to FUNRUN.COM from your mobile device, click share, and send texts to friends and family.


Please help our school by getting pledges from family and friends and entering them on FUNRUN.COM. Also, all families are invited to come out and cheer on our students at the Eagle Fun Run. Thanks so much for your support!


EVERY PLEDGE COUNTS. THANK YOU!


-New Life Academy Team-

We Need Volunteers!

As you have just read, we are gearing up for a great fundraiser and we need your help to make it successful. Please click the link below to help us! Each volunteer will receive some New Life Swag just for helping.

Out of Uniform Day - Spirit Wear (K-5) Get messy clothing (6-8)

This is our Eagle Fun Run Day. Students will have an out of uniform day.


Kindergarten through Fifth Grade

Kindergarten through 5th grade may wear spirit wear only! Students who do not wear spirit wear must wear their regular uniform.


Middle School

Middle school student who participate in the Color Run (Middle School Only) need to wear school appropriate clothing that they don't mind getting messy. Students will not be able to change clothing!

Student -Teacher Holiday Friday, February 14, 2020

New Life Academy of Excellence will be closed on Friday, February 14, 2020. This is a student/teacher holiday.

Student Holiday Monday February 17, 2020

New Life Academy of Excellence will be closed on Monday, February 17, 2020. This is a student holiday.

Early Release Days

Early Release Days

For Parent-Teacher Conference


Wednesday, February 19, 2020

and

Thursday, February 20, 2020


What Do I Need to Know??


  • All classes will have lunch at 10:30 am
  • After School Care/ Transportation services dismissal begins at 11:25 am (New Life After School Enrichment Families this does not include you. NLASE will be open until 5:30 pm as usual).
  • Carpool Dismissal begins at 11:30 am.
  • Students must be picked up by 12:00 pm.


Parent-Teacher Conferences begin at 1:30 pm and are scheduled for 15-minute increments for each student. If your child(ren) come to the conference with you, they must remain with you at all times.

Out of Uniform Day - Wear red, black or green - Thursday, February 20, 2020

Thursday, February 20, 2020- Students are able to wear red, black, or green clothing to school in celebration of Black History Month. Students who choose not to wear those colors must wear their spirit wear or their regular school uniform.

Survey Challenge Issued!!!

We need your help!!


Have you taken the two surveys on our school website?


If not, we need you to complete those surveys. If we receive 325 responses on each survey, Mr. Foward will provide a cool treat for each student.


Let's go New Life!

Georgia School Climate Survey

Georgia Department of Education School Climate Survey

Yearbooks Now on Sale!!

Order your 2019-2020 yearbook at www.clubyearbook.com. The link is also available on the home page of our website or you can click the button below. Order today!

February Lunch Menu

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Student Spotlight

Congratulations Science Fair Winners!!

We would like to congratulate our students who won the science fair. These students will participate in the GCPS Science Fair at the end of the month. Good Luck New Life!


Elementary


1st – Alessandra M. & Andres M.

2nd – Masai K.

3rd – David B.


Miiddle School


1st – Zion H. and Seth H.

2nd – Ariana H.

3rd – Emily R. & Gwendolyn R.


We would also like to thank all of our volunteers and staff members who stayed and helped during our science fair.

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Upcoming Events

FEBRUARY


Friday, February 7, 2020

Class Picture Day - Regular School Uniform - No PE uniforms


Thursday, February 13, 2020

Spirit Wear Day - K through 5th

Wear something that you don't mind getting messy - 6th - 8th Grade


Thursday, February 13, 2020

Eagle Fun Run (Boosterthon) sponsored by SWCC


Friday, February 14, 2020

Student/Teacher Holiday - No School


Monday, February 17, 2020

Student Holiday - No School


Friday, February 21, 2020

6-Week Progress Reports Sent Home


Wednesday, February 19, 2020 & Thursday, February 20, 2020

Early Release Days - Students dismissed at 11:30 am must be picked up by 12:00 noon.


Thursday, February 20, 2020

Wear African attire, red, black or green to school.

Students who choose not to wear those colors must

wear spirit wear or their regular school uniform.


Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Culver's Spirit Night 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm - Lawrenceville-Scenic Highway Location


MARCH


March 2-5, 2020

Book Fair


Monday, March 4, 2020 6:00 PM

Cyber Safety Parent Workshop - Register to Attend


Wednesday, March 6, 2020

Spring Picture Day - Dress Your Best-Out of Uniform Day


Friday, March 13, 2020

Student/Teacher Holiday - No School


Thursday, March 19, 2020

SWCC Town Hall Meeting 5:30 pm


Monday, March 30, 2020 through Friday April 3, 2020

Spring Break - No School