NTH@C Parent Link Friday Notes

September 25, 2015

Food Trucks Wednesday, September 30

It's once again time for the launch of the Bio Tech Ethics and Spanish I Food Truck project! Food trucks will be on campus during lunches Wednesday, September 30. Learners will be able to purchase their lunch through the food trucks or in the cafeteria. Learners wishing to purchase their lunch through the food trucks need to bring cash for the trucks. Lunch accounts cannot be used to purchase items from the food trucks.

Write A Check Campaign

Don't forget to participate in the annual PTSO Write A Check campaign. All funds raised by PTSO during this event stays at NTH@C and helps sponsor additional facilitator grants for NTH@C classrooms. In recent years grants from PTSO have provided new film equipment, recycling bins, AP course resources, desktop iMacs for Fuze, and new video screens. Donations can be made by going to the PTSO webstore.

College Workshops and Naviance FAQs

Seniors: College workshops will take place this week. These are great small group opportunities to receive specific help with your application questions. Workshops will occur in the 100 Hallway workroom on September 29, from 9:00 - 10:00 am, September 30, from 8:00 - 10:00 am, and Friday, October 2, from 8:00 - 10:00 am.

Naviance FAQ -Simple parent tips to help trouble shoot some common Naviance questions:

The Office Status says Pending

Check to see that the learner is applying with the Common Application. If the learner has not selected Common Application the column will state undefined and show a pending status.

Common Application Status says Undefined

Questions needs to be answered by learners when submitting the Common Application. A column that states Undefined indicates that the questions have not been completed. Once questions are completed, in the Common Application column a Yes (Common Ap) will appear.

NTH@C Drive In Movie Night

Join NTH@C for the Drive In Movie Night on October 1, from 8:00 - 10:00 pm. The movie will be shown outside, so bring your chairs or blankets. Popcorn and other refreshments will also be provided. See you Thursday!

Upcoming Dates

September 30

  • Final Day to Submit Northlake Transcripts

October 2

  • End of the First Six Weeks

October 9&12

  • Learner Holiday - No Classes

October 14

  • PSAT 10th & 11th Grade
  • Rookies Regular 10:00 Arrival Time
  • Seniors 11:30 Arrival Time

October 29

  • Punkin' Chunkin', Fall Festival, and Haunted House