Parent Connection

January 12, 2016

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Open House

NCA OPEN HOUSE - January 13, 2016. 9am-2pm. Spread the word! Do you know anyone that may be interested in a quality Christian education for their children? Invite them to drop by our Open House on the 13th and get a good look at NCA for Fall 2016!

Early Release and No School

Noon Dismissal - Friday, January 15th--(Staff Professional Development Afternoon)
  • Students may wear a NCA polo shirt and blue jeans (modest and appropriate length)
  • Child care will be offered from noon – 3:30pm for PK-8th graders for $20. Your child will need a lunch from home.
  • Register in the office by Wednesday, January 13th if child care is needed.
  • We cannot care for children who are not registered in advance.


No School - Monday, January 18th--(Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)

Schoolstore.com

The schoolstore fundraiser kicks off this week. Flyers will be sent home today in Tuesday folders with more information on this exciting way to raise money for our school. Schoolstore.com is an online shopping mall with over 200 merchants including Sears, Target, Office Depot, Wal-Mart, Toys R Us, Family Book Store, and many more. When family and friends make everyday purchases from their favorite merchants, our school earns money. This is an easy way to support our school, so let's participate! Spread the word by:
• Sending 3 e-mail invitations by following the instructions on the flyer.
• Pick your participation prize and write the prize confirmation number on the flyer.
• Return bottom portion of the flyer to your teacher by Tuesday, February 10th.
Ted Williams; 2015 Golden Halo Award Winner

Golden Halo Awards

Vision – “Inspiring Christian teachers through recognition of excellence”

Mission – “To produce an annual award and first-class ceremony to recognize and reward superior teachers in Christian education “

The Christian Chamber’s goal is to recognize and honor classroom teachers in Christian schools.


  • Nomination forms for the Tenth Annual Golden Halo Awards will be going home in Tuesday folders.
  • Teachers must be nominated by at least one student (with the help of parents for younger children).
  • All nomination forms must be turned in to the front office by January 19, 2016.
  • The Golden Halo Committee will choose the finalists and the winners from three school levels: K-5, 6-8 and 9-12, will be announced at an awards dinner on Friday, April 29, 2016 at The Parish Life Center in Bonita Springs.
  • Tickets for the Dinner Banquet are $65 per person and may be purchased at www.HisChamber.org or by calling 239-481-1411.

Spirit Week

Our exciting week of “Spirit Week” starts Tuesday, Jan 19th, for our 5th-8th grade students. But ALL students (PK-8th grade) may participate in our Blue and White Day on Friday, Jan. 22nd.


  • Show your school spirit by dressing in all blue and white.
  • Pep Rally: Friday from 1:45 – 2:45pm All classes will go to the gym at 1:45 to recognize our basketball players and to watch the 5th – 8th grade class cheers.

Yearbooks for Sale

Celebrate the NCA 2015-16 year by purchasing a yearbook. All yearbooks must be ordered online at https://yearbookforever.com/ for the cost of $30. Yearbook deadline: January 30, 2016.

Personal and business ads may also be purchased. These color ads are available in a variety of sizes with text and/or images. Ads can be designed by the yearbook staff or online at https://yearbookforever.com/. Personal and Business ads Deadline: January 30, 2016. For more information, please contact Mrs. Nally at nally@ncanaples.com.