NPA Family Update
Assignment sheet #8 week of March 6, 2023
Greetings NPA Families
- Assignment Sheet #8 - adjustment made week of 3/6/2023
- Class of 2023 - Important Financial Aid Reminder
- Welcome NPA's new school counselor Kristi Creighton
- Sierra College for the class of '23 - It's time to get ready to register for summer and/or fall
- Sierra College Academic Enrichment for grades 9-11 summer and/or fall 2023
- NJUHSD Counseling Update (resource-based)
- Juniors - All Eyes on CAASPP - testing scheduled the week of 3/20/2023
NPA families - we need your assistance. The NJUHSD local control and accountability plan committee will be meeting in mid-March. We are asking that you PLEASE complete this short survey reflecting on your experience while at NPA. This anonymous data will be reviewed by the LCAP committee school by school. Thank you for assisting us with your input.
Please let us know if have any questions or concerns.
NPA School Principal Karla Aaron
Assignment Sheet #8
We have 15 days of ADA in this new assignment sheet. This was originally 20 but we were able to adjust for the school closure days. This is fair for our students! Notice we are now into week 2. Week 1 was changed from 5 days to 0.
The sample assignment sheet below is for a Tuesday student.
SENIORS Finanical Aid DEADLINE March 2, 2023
- Complete the FAFSA (via Going Merry) or CADAA
- Link your FAFSA to the IRS (see below)
- Check your college portals for financial aid awards!
More information can be found HERE
Financial Aid has in-person and zoom workshops available for FAFSA, CADAA and Scholarships: Fin Aid Workshop Calendar
NPA's new school counselor
Class of '23 SIERRA COLLEGE - It's TIME!
Sierra College Application workshops and Next Steps workshops have been scheduled!
Sierra College application registration for Fall classes begins in April. We're encouraging our seniors to apply no later than April 1st.
Details steps are located on our NPA website under the tab Student Resouces/Sierra College. Check it out.
March is the month to get ready for academic enrichment plans for Summer '23 and/or Fall '23. Step 1 of 4 is to meet with NPA Counselor Krisit. Starting March 1 - Select a day, time, & method here https://calendly.com/kristicreighton
Did you miss our latest edition? Check it out. Updated opportunities and resources for our families.
Juniors - Class of 2024 CAASPP/CAST
NPA's "ALL EYES ON CAASPP" will be the week of March 20-24, 2023. Juniors will be given options for testing dates and times within this week. General time allotments are 2.5 hrs math, 3 hrs English, and 2 hrs of science. NPA educators will be accounting for this time on the assignment sheet 8 expectations and will adjust coursework to match.
Sign-ups will occur the first week of assignment sheet #8 in the teacher/student weekly meeting. Assignment sheet #8 will also include test prep and familiarization with the CAASPP testing format.
Participation in state testing is not optional in an independent study school. More information regarding testing can be found on NPA's homepage here.
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