New Tech News

May 26th

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Dates To Know

July 30th- July 31st: Senior Photos (see details below to schedule directly with Legacy)

August 1st: Schedule Pick Up (underclasspersons will have their photos taken on this date)

August 2nd: Rookie Camp from 9am to 12pm

August 14th: First Day of School

September 6th: Picture Makeup Date (underclasspersons and seniors)

Summer Hours

Our Summer Hours are: 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm. We will be going to a Monday- Thursday calendar starting June 3rd through July 26th. Please do not email us asking to come in at other times to do things like VOE forms for drivers licenses. While we love you, we also have families that we are trying to maximize our time with in the summer. Please also keep in mind that various office staff members are on vacation at different points in the summer so please make appointments ahead of time if you are hoping to speak with someone specifically.


Thank you!

Project Graduation

Sikyra Castle Accepted into Yale Young Global Scholars Program

Junior, Sikyra Castle, has been accepted to attend the Sustainable Development & Social Entrepreneurship session of the Yale Young Global Scholars Program, which will be held on the Yale University campus in New Haven, Connecticut. The selection committee stated, "We were overwhelmingly impressed by the outstanding achievements, aspirations, and enthusiasm of this year's applicants. The applicant pool was the largest, most diverse, and most competitive group of applicants the Yale Young Global Scholars Program has ever received, representing over 120 different countries and all 50 U.S. states." The applicants selected to participate in Sustainable Development & Social Entrepreneurship represent an extraordinary group of young people from all over the world.

Junior Summer College Application Workshop

Juniors,


The CHS & NTH@C Counseling Departments are proud to announce a Summer College Application Workshop for the class of 2020.


The workshop will feature sessions on Getting Started with the Common Application and the Apply Texas Application and Planning and Writing College Essays. Students will attend all day on Wednesday, July 24th, from 9am-4pm with a 1-hour lunch break from 12-1.


This is a students only event and will be held at New Tech High @ Coppell in the Cafe.


If you plan to attend, then please submit the google form HERE!


Thank you,


Kennington

Summer Food

Sack Summer Hunger Program for Summer 2019 registration is available for families that need help with providing meals through out the summer. If you are interested in finding out more information or registering your family, please see this flyer from Metrocrest. See the PDF below this for the flyer.

Dual Credit Registration

Learners,


Please read the following information carefully if you intend to register for Dual Credit courses this Summer OR in the Fall.


Attached is the Dual Credit packet. You can go HERE to view the class schedule for North Lake. You may go HERE to access the campus Dual Credit site (Dual Credit presentation, packet, dates, and more)


Dual credit registration for the Summer and Fall semesters open 4/29. Below are important dates:

  • Priority Registration (current students) - begins April 23, 2019
  • Regular Registration (new students) - begins April 29, 20109
  • Registration ends May 17, 2019
  • Classes begin June 6th for Summer and August 26th for Fall

If you have never taken a dual credit course before, then you will need to follow the detailed instructions in the attached dual credit packet. A brief overview is below:

  1. Apply to DCCCD
  2. Create an eConnect Account
  3. Take the TSI (unless exempt)
    • Exemption Criteria
      • ACT Aspire - 435 English, 431 Math
      • ACT - 23 Composite with minimum of 19 in English and/or Math
      • SAT - 480 on EBRW and/or 530 on Math
      • See packet for more
    • When and How to take TSI
      • Go to Northlake to get referral from dual credit advisor
        • North Campus Tue and Wed 8:30-5:30
        • Central Campus Mon-Thu 8:30-4:30 or Fri 8:30-2:00
      • Take TSI
        • See dual credit packet for testing center hours
  4. Prepare and gather all required forms below and in the attached packet
    • Complete form HERE (required)
    • Turn High School Enrollment form in to box outside Kennington's office. It will be signed and then returned to you with your transcript.
  5. Take forms to Northlake to Enroll in course after registration opens.

If you have taken dual credit before, then you will need to:

  1. Complete form HERE (required)
  2. Complete and turn in ONLY the High School Enrollment form to box outside Kennington's office. It will be signed and then returned to you with your transcript.
  3. Take forms to Northlake to enroll in course after registration opens.


**Do not sign up for a course that will not fit in your NTH@C schedule. You are not allowed to show up late or leave early from a class for dual credit.**


Please remember to send an official transcript to New Tech at the end of each semester for which you take classes. We need these transcripts to add your courses to your high school transcript.


If you have any questions about dual credit, then please e-mail me or stop by and see me. Do not wait until the last minute.


Thank you,


Kennington

Lost your photo ID?


Students who have lost their ID cards can go to our website legacystudios.com at the top of the paige says ID cards they can choose that option and order an ID, it will ship to their home for $5.00.