News From Nighthawk Nation
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Week of March 8, 2021
Summer Learning Academy
We are very excited to announce that New Vision Charter School will be hosting a summer learning program! This program will offer extensions of learning from this year in math and ELA and enrichment hands-on opportunities such as sports, literature, history, arts, technology, science, STEM, just to name a few! A final course catalog will come out at a later date. We are so excited to continue our incredible program into our Summer Learning Academy. This is free of charge to all NVCS families that are interested.
Summer Learning Academy will be in session on the following days from 8:30 - 11:30:
Tuesday - Friday, June 1 - June 4
Monday - Thursday, June 7 - June 10
Monday - Thursday, June 14 - June 17
Students will need to attend all three sessions.
If you are interested in NVCS Summer Learning Academy, please complete this form. This is not a commitment, just an interest. NVCS Student Learning Academy
2021-2022 Online Learning Program
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TSD Student COVID Testing Site Open to NVCS Students
Thompson School District COVID-19 Testing for Staff and Students
How do I get tested for COVID-19?
In partnership with the Larimer County Department of Health and Environment (LCDHE), TSD staff and students ages five (5) and older will be able to access free COVID-19 testing through the district. Staff and students will register through LCDHE’s COVID-19 testing portal. Registration will open at least two days prior to the testing event. TSD staff and students will use a link provided and a pin specific to the TSD testing events.
Testing Link: https://larimerhealth.secure.force.com/RegisterForTest/
TSD Pre-Registration ID #: TSDRAPIDTEST20
What should I expect when I arrive at the TSD testing center?
Expect to be greeted and asked for your TSD badge/ photo ID. If you do not have a TSD badge, staff will verify your eligibility in our student/staff record system.
You must wear your mask/face covering.
You must sign a liability waiver. If the individual is under 18 years of age, their parent/guardian must be present to sign the waiver.
You will be given a label that aids with reporting results.
Note: Parents/Guardians must be able to safely control their minor child or we may be unable to perform the test due to safety concerns.
COVID-19 Testing Information:
Symptomatic (sick)--RAPID TEST*
Details: The Health Services Team will only administer tests to people who have at least one COVID-19 symptom and are at least 5 years old
Location: Ray Patterson Stadium at Thompson Valley High School (1669 Eagle Drive; Access testing site from Eagle Drive)
Days: Monday, Wednesday and Friday (excluding holidays; Student testing beginning January 20, 2021)
Time: 6:30-8:30 a.m.
Results: Same day email
Details: This testing can be completed on people with or without COVID-19 symptoms and are at least 5 years old
Location: Thompson School District Administration building (800 S. Taft Avenue; Access the testing center from Carlisle and Taft (near Ziggi’s Coffee).
Days: Wednesday (excluding holidays; Student testing beginning January 20, 2021)
Time: 3:00-5:00 p.m.
Results: Typically available within 2-5 days and will be sent by email. There are sometimes delays at the lab and some results could take longer. If you do not receive your results from LCDHE within this timeframe, please call 970-498-5500 (Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.) or text LCDHE anytime at 970-999-1770.
* Both tests are completed using a nasal swab procedure
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Florida Virtual Update
Website Link: Florida Virtual @NVCS Website
Parent Teacher Conferences: If you signed up for a conference, please check your email for the Google Meet code.
End of Quarter 3: Quarter 3 ends on Thursday, March 11. Students need to be caught up with assignments by 5pm. Report cards will be released after Spring Break on Infinite Campus.
NVCS Spirit Wear: FLVS students can sport Nighthawk Gear!!! Orders for this sale are due on March 15th. Please visit https://www.spiritgeardirect.com/Shop to order.
SPRING BREAK: Spring Break will be held Friday, March 12th - Sunday, March 21st. Students are not expected to work and assignments will be closed in Buzz. Advisors will not be available over the break.
Classes resume on Monday, March 22nd.
Thank you all so much for your continued support and partnership!
COVID - 19 Information
Help your student develop their social and emotional skills with fun activities you can do together at home.
New Vision is Hiring!
K-3 Classroom Teacher
4th Grade Classroom Teacher
K-3 Spanish Teacher
K-8 Substitute Teachers
Check out our website to learn more about each position and apply.
NVCS Board of Directors
Important Dates to Remember
March 1 - 15: Spirit Wear Sale
March 10 and March 11: Parent Teacher Conferences
March 12 - March 19: Spring Break