Skagit Academy Tuesday Talk

November 16, 2021 - Week 11

TUESDAY (11/16/21) IS AN AT-HOME WORKDAY

Even though school has been canceled throughout the Mount Vernon School District today, Skagit Academy will have an at-home school day.


*Onsite classes will not be in session. We will not make up the day at the end of the school year.


  • Assignments for AC students will be distributed via Google classroom as usual.
  • Week 10 homework will be collected and Week 11 homework will be distributed.
  • Week 10 homework needs to be handed in via Google classroom by the normal time in order to not be considered late.
  • NOTE: There may be an added assignment for what would have been presented in class.
  • Teachers will be available via zoom (by request) and by email throughout the day.
  • Please clarify assignments so students are able to continue with weekly learning.
  • Students in LC, PREP & SYN will use the day for at-home work as usual.


While we will not be on campus, Tuesday remains a school day, and students are expected to participate.

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Cadence Littfield, Academy Senior, presented her art this past week at the Christensen's Holiday Market. Currently, her artwork is available at Joanie Schwartz Glass in Anacortes.

Native American Heritage Month

Trailer: Our America: Indigenous and Urban


This Native American Heritage Month, ABC Localish Studios presents "Our America: Indigenous and Urban," an episodic visual journal of Native American men and women sharing their modern-day Indigenous experience, which is often hidden in plain sight and overlooked by mainstream media. They show us the beauty and complexity of embracing their rich heritage in their urban lives as they work to preserve traditions, amplify the voices of their communities, and represent what it means to be Indigenous.

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month with "Our America: Indigenous and Urban" on Wednesday, November 17, on this ABC station or wherever you stream: Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV or Roku.

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7-12 Advising Announcement: Second Step and Why Try

During Flex, students have been meeting with advisors, reviewing class progress, and participating in some activities related to career pathways. Starting next week, activities from Second Step (for 7th and 8th graders) and Why Try (for 9th-12th graders). We will be talking about problem-solving, goal-making, and building resilience. Please email Ms. Katrina with any questions or comments: kjohnston@mvsd320.org.


https://www.secondstep.org/

https://whytry.org/

Skagit Valley Herald Christmas Fund Donations

The Skagit Valley Herald Christmas Fund is a non-profit, charitable organization that has provided toys, books and a holiday meal to needy children and their families in Skagit County for over 71 years. Every donation is tax deductible.


https://form.jotform.com/201646737303150


**Flyer is attached below