The Rebel Crier
February 17, 2023
In This Issue
- Free Meals Coming Back Soon
- This Week in the Library
- Internet & Social Media Safety Session for Parents/Guardians
- Students In Action: Tri-M Talent Show Winners
- Athletics Spring Registration is Open
- News Worth Repeating
Free Meals Coming Back Soon
While we await details regarding this program's implementation date, we want to remind all families that school meals (breakfast & lunch) can be purchased each day.
Please remember to fund your child’s account or bring his/her account back into the positive if there is a negative balance. Families can access MySchoolBucks at: MySchoolBucks. Please note that checks or cash are also accepted.
Families who qualify, will continue to receive school meals through our free or reduced meal programs. Families can access applications HERE. Free and Reduced Lunch Program Additional information will be shared as soon as we know the exact date that free meals will return.
This Week In the Library
Follow this link to the latest NFHS Library news and happenings!
Internet and Social Media Safety Presentation Coming in March
On March 13 we will hold a presentation by Scott Driscoll for parents/guardians to help navigate the world of social media with your teens.
Scott Driscoll spent most of his 29-year career in law enforcement as a youth officer with a local Connecticut police department, building a rapport with youth in the community and in the school system.
While serving on a federal task force combatting crimes against children, he conducted undercover investigations of crimes committed by people using computers and the Internet. Scott’s work reinforced his desire to inform people how they can protect themselves from the potential dangers of technology in an ever-increasingly-connected world.
Scott founded Internet Safety Concepts in 2007 with the goal of educating people with a clear message: if we don’t consider safety while we are online and using other technology, we can put ourselves and others in danger.
Students In Action- Tri-M Talent Show!
Click the links below to see the three winning acts!
News Worth Repeating
Scholarship Opportunities for Seniors- Updated Weekly!
The scholarship list linked below is updated weekly by the NFHS College and Career Center throughout the school year. We include a variety of mostly local and state as well as some nationally based scholarships. The list will expand after the holidays as we add in local scholarships offered by local civic organizations. There is a brief summary for each scholarship with instructions on how to apply. Applications may be accessed on- line or completed on paper applications provided by local sponsors, and criteria vary based on the sponsor. Individual applications for local (mostly New Fairfield) scholarships will be available in the College and Career Center. Please read the instructions for each scholarship carefully and pay attention to submission dates.
Scholarship Opportunities Link
Photos of NFHS Events
LEGACY EVENT PHOTOS (Including SPORTS) can be found by clicking on the link below:
Enter online code: 3582E23