News From Nighthawk Nation
Elevating Excellence in Academics, Character & Community
Week of May 2, 2021
New Board Members
Thank you to all of our outstanding candidates and everyone who voted in the 2020-2021 School Board Election. The Board of Directors is excited to announce that Melanie Ramey and David Nightingale our the newest members of the New Vision Charter School Board.
Take a minute to read their bios. Link to new board member bios.
Welcome Melanie and David to the New Vision Board. We are excited for your leadership.
Teacher Appreciation Week
National Teacher Appreciation Week is May 3-7. Please send your grade level principal an email with your kudos for our teachers so that we can decorate teacher doors with parent and student appreciations for this special week. You can always get creative with how you want to show your appreciation for our amazing teachers during this week as well, the possibilities are endless!
PTO Donation Request for Teacher Appreciation Week
Please help us spoil our teachers by donating to PTO for teacher appreciation week
Summer Learning Academy
Spring Has Sprung: Dress Code
We Want Your Referral
Thompson School District Art Show
Florida Virtual Update
Website Link: Florida Virtual @NVCS Website
I-Ready Testing: Please mark your calendars for i-Ready Testing in the month of May. Your student's advisor will give you a more detailed schedule.
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.
Summer Learning Academy: FLVS students are invited to the NVCS Summer Learning Academy. (In-person only) Mrs. Baker will send out more information and a sign up form.
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
7th Grade Science Teacher
Library Media Specialist - K-3 Campus
Teaching Aide - Learning Center 4-8th
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 3 - May 15: Dibels Testing (K-3)
May 7: 1st and 3rd Grade Field Day (More information to come)
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 - Dismissal at 11:30