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Week of May 10, 2021
It is hard to believe that we are already at the end of the 20-21 school year! This week we were blessed with being showered with thanks from our entire community. Thank you for helping our teachers feel so loved during National Teacher Appreciation Week!
Parents, as we near the end of the school year we are asking you for support in the following areas:
Warm Weather Preparedness:
We are in spring and are seeing more sunshine! Please remember to send your students with waterbottles. We encourage families to use sunscreen in their morning routines in the event we have outdoor learning opportunities so there is not sundamage to their skin.
Lost and Found: All lost and found items will be donated on Monday May, 24. Please remind/encourage your students to stop by the lost and found and claim any items that are theirs.
May 21, 2021: Last Day of School
May 21, 2021 is a half day for students K-7. Lunch will not be provided to students on this day. Please see the below information regarding Driveline during this day.
K-3 Driveline will begin at 11:10 am.
4-5 Driveline will begin at 11:10 am and extend through 11:30
6-7 Driveline will begin at 11:30 and extend through 12:00
Kindergarten's Last Day of School is 5/18/2021. Kindergartners will not have class on May, 19-21, 2021.
8th Grader's last day is 5/20/2021. 8th Grade students will not have class on May 21, 2021.
End of Year Events
The end of the year is fast approaching and we are excited to be able to host in person celebrations this year for NJHS induction, Kindergarten Graduation, and 8th Grade continuation! If you have a student who is part of these grades, or programs, please make sure to check your email for communications on event details and information for reserving your tickets for the events.
Summer Learning Academy- LAST DAY TO SIGN UP 5/7
NVCS Online School 2021 - 2022
Spring Has Sprung: Dress Code
We Want Your Referral
Thompson School District Art Show
Florida Virtual Update
Website Link: Florida Virtual @NVCS Website
End of Quarter 4: All work for Quarter 4 will be due by Wed, May 19th by 5pm
NVCS Chromebook Condition Survey: Parents: If you checked out an NVCS School Chromebook, please complete the following form for the Technology Department: https://forms.gle/QH9twdJ4bTjBa9ww6
School Chromebook Check-In: Chromebook check-in will be held on Thursday, May 20th and Friday, May 21st from 8:30-10: 30 and 1:00-3:00. Please return K-3 chromebooks to the K-3 Campus and 4-8 Chromebooks to the 4-8 Campus. Please remember the power chord. The last day to return chromebooks is Friday, May 21st by 3pm.
Thank you all so much and have a wonderful weekend!
COVID - 19 Information
RAISE Families for Health
The Center for Family Outreach brings you a free parenting group focused on creating healthy behaviors for yourself and your family. $25 gift cards will be rewarded for completion of the 5 week program. Follow the link for more information and registration: https://www.tcffo.org/raise-program.html
Screenagers Next Chapter - Uncovering Skills for Stress Resilience
A FREE on-demand moving screening presented by TSD
Filmmaker and physician Dr. Delaney Ruston takes the conversation around screens and teens to the next level with Screenagers NEXT CHAPTER: Uncovering Skills for Stress Resilience—a film that examines the science behind teen’s emotional challenges, the interplay of social media, and most importantly, what can be done in our schools and homes to help them build crucial skills to navigate stress, anxiety, and depression in our digital age.
For more information and to register: https://watch.screenagersevent.com/screenings/thompson-school-district
Help your student develop their social and emotional skills with fun activities you can do together at home.
New Vision is Hiring!
K-8 Substitute Teachers
Library Media Specialist - K-3 Campus
Check out our website to learn more about each position and apply.
NVCS Board of Directors
New Vision Charter School Board Meeting
Monday, May 24th, 5pm
299 Peridot Avenue
Important Dates to Remember
May 14th: Kinder and 2nd Grade Field Day (More information to come)
May 18: Last Day of School for Kindergarten
May 19: Kindergarten Graduation
May 20: 8th Grade Continuation
May 21: Last Day of School for 1st - 7th Grade. This is a half day, lunch will not be offered.