The Eagles Nest NMAPA Newsletter

Learning and Leading Like Champions 2019-2020

Our School Vision

Vision: North Metro Academy of Performing Arts will be the best charter school in the state of Georgia where students acquire the 21st century knowledge and skills ignited by the arts to be successful in high school and college.

Mission: NMAPA engages students in instruction that integrates academics and performing arts in ways that address the unique needs and interests of each student, while intentionally developing confidence, imagination and collaboration.

Instructional Expectations:

Workshop Model (Reader's, Writer's, & Math)

Integration of the Arts

High Levels of Student Engagement and Inquiry


I am a NMAPA child of Excellence who always does my best. I am Respectful and Responsible. I am Creative and Innovative. I am Focused and Determined. I am Kind and Supportive. I soar as high as an eagle on the wings of my Integrity. I am a Courageous Leader who can achieve anything with hard work and dedication. I am a NMAPA scholar and I am committed to Success!

First Week of School

Congratulations to all our scholars, families, faculty, and staff for completing a fantastic first week of school. It takes a village to have a successful school. Every one of you has a tremendous role in making North Metro Academy of Performing Arts successful.

I'm looking forward to everyone "Learning and Leading Like Champions" for the 2019-2020 school year.

Lunch Program

Thank you, parents, for a fantastic first week and our new lunch vendor Chef Advantage. Please continue to order your scholar's lunch. We also have free/reduced lunch applications located on the school website if you need a copy as well. Please don't hesitate to give Mr. Jadrien Grimes a call if you have any question or concerns.
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Curriculum Night

Please join us on Tuesday, August 20th from 5:30-7:00 for Curriculum Night. During this time, teachers will share with you all of the fantastic learning that will take place in the classroom. We will also have spirit wear for sale.
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Spirit Day

Please join us every Friday, for Spirit Friday. Please wear North Metro Academy apparel or colors with jeans.
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Ice Cream Sales

Beginning on Wednesday, August 14th, we are starting ice sales. Ice Cream is $1 and is collected at the beginning of the day. No monies will be received after 9:00 am. Ice Cream sales will take place on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

School Uniform

Please ensure that students are following the school uniform protocol, which can be found on the school website. Please make sure students are only wearing approved outerwear, in the colors navy blue or burgundy. Please give us a call if you have any questions.

Upcoming Events

August 20th- Curriculum Night

September 2nd- Labor Day

September 5th- Grandparents Day Luncheon

September 9th-11th Cogat (1st, 2nd, & 5th Grades)

September 18th- Fall Picture Day

September 19th-NMAPA Movie Night

September 23rd-27th- IOWA Testing (2nd & 5th)

October 10th-11th-Fall Break

October 19thFall Festival

October 22nd-25th-District Assessment

October 23rd-24th-Early Release

October 23rd-31st- Red Ribbon Week

October 30th-Fall Picture Retake

October 31st-Character Book Parade