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Back to School - 8/21/2020

Leadership Corner

August 20, 2020


Hello from Nighthawk Nation,


As the start of the school year moves closer, so does our excitement to be able to reconnect with students and their families! This week homeroom teachers sent out emails to all parents with a welcome letter that included a SignUpGenius for Meet the Teacher Week. Students participating in the Florida Virtual Learning should have recieved and email from the Florida Virtual teachers. If you did no get a communication from us, please reach out to your principal.


We are fortuate to be able to host an in person Meet the Teacher Week. This event will serve as an opportunity for students to meet their teacher, gather their materials for the first quarter, get their Chromebooks, and get their school picture taken. Safety for staff, students, and families remains our priority during this event. Please click on the documents below to learn more about what safety procedures we will be following during this event to keep you and your student(s) safe.


K-3 Building

4-8 Building


This past week our teachers have been hard at work planning engaging lessons and activities to ensure students have an unforgettable start to their year. We are excited to see all of you at our Meet the Teacher Week!


Regards,


Tim Bishop, Mary Baker, Marian Hejl, Todd Bissell

New Vision Charter School Leadership Team

Message from the 4-8 Campus

Attention 4-8 Grade Florida Virtual Families:


If your student is signed up for the Florida Virtual program you should have received a welcome letter from the Florida Virtual Team. You will be recieving a second communication from your students homeroom teacher on Friday. This is the teacher they will join when they return to in person learning at the end of the first semester.


Your student will recieve a Google Classroom code in this communication that will allow them to participate in moring meetings, community events, and special presentation with their homerooms. It is important to us that our virtual students still stay connected to the NVCS community for when they return in the second semester.

Important Dates

August 18:

Welcome Letter from Teacher were sent out:

  1. Introduction - Homeroom Teacher

  2. Sign Up Genius for in-person “Meet the Teacher”


August 21:

Last Day for families to reserve a Chromebook. Reservation Form will close at 4 pm.


August 24:

Last day for families to update their learning models. After this date students will be slotted into the model (remote or virtual) that they signed up for.


August 24 - August 27

  • In-person “Meet the Teacher” and Assessment at the time you signed up for on the Sign-Up Genius sent in the welcome letter from homeroom teachers.

  • This week will be utilized for materials pick up, Chromebook check-out, assessment, and meet the teacher.


August 31

  • 1st Day of Full Remote Learning and Online Learning

Chromebook Reservation Form

We strongly recommend families use NVCS Chromebooks during their time in remote OR virtual learning. NVCS Chromebooks have the assessment tools, apps, and programs preloaded onto them. This will make your digital learning experience much easier!

Student Acceptable Technology Use Policy and Agreement

This form must be completed prior to students getting NVCS technology checked out to them. Please make sure you have this completed FOR EACH STUDENT prior to Meet the Teacher Week.

K-3 Health Questionnaire

On the day that you are signed up for Meet the Teacher. Please fill out one questionairre per family. If you have students at both campuses please fill the form our for the building you are signed up to visit first.

4-8 Health Questionairre

On the day that you are signed up for Meet the Teacher. Please fill out one questionairre per family. If you have students at both campuses please fill the form our for the building you are signed up to visit first.

About Us

K-3 Campus: 2366 E 1st Street

4-8 Campus: 299 Peridot Avenue