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December 14, 2015

Celebrate On A Roll

Celebrate the first On A Roll celebration! 240 students were invited to enjoy an afternoon of celebration for their 1st semester academic achievements! Students enjoyed pizza, snacks, dancing, games and each other's company and good spirits!

Thank you to everyone for dedicating time and efforts to ensuring student learning! You make a difference! A special thank you to everyone who joined the festivities on Friday.

On A Roll

NP3 Announcements Mateys!

For Teachers Only:

  • 6th Celebration: The next one is 1/8.

  • Infinite Campus: Please set up your Q3 under settings section for all periods. Set up grade calculations with proficiency/highest score and make sure you have categories.

  • Winter Break and Electronics: Please be sure to check electronics into the front office upon leaving for break.

  • Staff Meeting: Please plan for a short staff meeting Monday after school.

Share with Advisees:

  • Help Wanted: NP3 is looking for a responsible adult to help with our after school A.C.E program on Thursday afternoons. The position pays $15/hr and would run the entire school year. If you are interested, please contact Mr. Kons at nkons@natomas.k12.ca.us for more information.
  • Incoming 9th Parent Night- Save the Date: January 26th! More info to come in January.

  • Chipotle Fundraiser: 6th grade Sci Camp Fundraiser is happening at Chipotle off of Truxel Road Dec 16th from 4:30-8:30. Please mention NP3!

  • Enrich and Intervention: Will start Monday January 11th. New enrichment classes will be announced in advisory on this day.

  • ATS: Are you interested in getting a taste of the college experience? Academic Talent Search (ATS) offers 4th-9th graders exciting summer courses at Sacramento State that you pick for yourself! Choose from classes like creative computing, messy science, law, neuroscience, and many others. At ATS, you can spend your summer doing what you love, taking classes on a University Campus, and making new friends who share your interests and passion for learning! To join these interactive and hands-on classes, you just need to take the ATS qualifying exam. The test only takes an hour and there is no pass or fail, so there’s no need to stress! You MUST take the test to apply for classes, but you don’t have to apply if you change your mind. The qualifying Exam will be offered at NP3 on January 29th. Hard copies of the registration form will go home after break and are also available on our counseling website. All forms must be turned into the counselors by January 20th. https://natomasunified.org/np3m/students-services/counseling-services/

  • Library Announcements: Please help remind students to return library books they have checked out.

  • First Day Back: Our first day back from break is Jan 4th. This is a minimum day.

  • Winter Break: NP3 is on Winter break December 23-January 1.

  • Conference Week: Dec 14-18 is conference week and minimum days.

  • Yearbook Announcements: Yearbook prices until December 31st are $22 for soft cover and $27 for a hard cover. Prices go up in January!