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April 2nd

Upcoming Dates

  • April 5th and 6th- Senior Capstone Presentations
  • April 8th- The Day
  • April 11th- NHS Induction Ceremony
  • April 12th- Texting and Driving Presentation (Rookies and Sophomores only)
  • April 13th- Shattered Dreams (Juniors and Seniors will go to CHS for the presentation)
  • April 14th- No School (Bad Weather Makeup Day)
  • April 19th- New Tech's Day Out (Wonderful Wednesday)- permission slips for the field trips are going home through the networking classes. Locations include the National Video Game Museum, Dallas Museum of Art, Nasher Sculture Center, Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, and more!
  • April 19th- Spring Fling
  • April 28th- Renaissance Lunch
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New For April** Coach Wallace's Fit For Life Newsletter

Coach Wallace has started a monthly newsletter that covers information about health and wellness for our NTH@C learners and families. Hope you enjoy!

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Model UN Going to State

The NTH@C Model UN team competed at Texas Women's University this past February 18th at the T. Boone Pickens Institute of Health for the Coppell Family YMCA Texas Youth and Government, Model United Nations Competition. The team won several awards including:

Runners up for overall Honorable Delegate - Ryan McCord, Delegate for Saudi Arabia-Gr. 9 and Grace Kotak, Delegate for Chad-Gr.9

Special Political Committee Honorable Delegate- Zohra Ahmed, Delegate for USA-Gr. 10

Human Rights Committee Honorable Delegate- Paul Chinnam, Delegate for Saudi Arabia-Gr.9

Economic and Social Committee Honorable Delegate- Grace Kotak, Delegate for Chad-Gr. 9

UNICEF Committee Honorable Delegate- Lee Wright-Doak, Delegate for Saudi Arabia-Gr. 9 and Nahom Haddis, Delegate for USA-Gr. 10

Outstanding Character Award Recognition- Luke Armstrong, Delegate for USA-Gr.12

The team will move on to the State competition on April 7-9th.

New Tech Outfitters

New Tech has created a physical store home to apparel supporting the learner population.


Currently we will be selling:


Sweatpants/ Sweatshirts - $15 each

Old New Tech T-shirts - $5 each

Updated 3/30/17: Senior Information

ALL SENIORS – please complete this form regarding interest in seniorevents.

https://docs.google.com/a/newtech.coppellisd.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdo1TH8uynitFljtC8sO0BcIT6Tx11FX6gQdD0X2VTmBoa_7g/viewform

Jostens Cap & Gown - If you are needing to purchase a cap & gown for graduation, you will take care of this through JOSTENS directly. If you would like to place an order, get questions answered about your already existing order, check order status, or make a payment, please contact Jostens.

jostens.com/contact

Orders.jostens.com

1-800-JOSTENS (567-8367)

Junior/Senior Prom 2017 -

CODE NAME: License To Dance 0017

TOP SECRET MISSION: Celebrate the Junior and SeniorPROM

THE DROP OFF: Saturday, May 6, 2017, 18:30 hours

LOCATION: NYLO Hotel, 1001 W Royal Ln, Irving, TX 75039

MISSION COMPLETE: 23:59 hours

T0 ACCEPT THIS MISSION, PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE:CLICK HERE

Tickets are available for purchase by NTH@C Junior andSenior Learners only.

Early bird price: $115; Regular price: $135 effective 4/1/17; Deadline to purchase: May 1, 2017.

LEARNERS ARE ELIGIBLE FOR OFF CAMPUS LUNCH IF TICKETS ARE PURCHASED BY MARCH 31, 2017!

Prom tickets make great birthday/graduation gifts!

Please e-mail Kuay Sullivan - kuay@hotmail.com or Martha Gonzalez - marthapatriciagzz@hotmail.com if you have any questions.

***Helpful Tips for Prom Preparation***

ü Wanting a dress and not wanting to spend a fortune? Check out Mercari and Boohoo.

ü David’s Bridal $50 off coupons are available in the front office or in Mrs. Osterberger’s room.

ü Wanting to rent a tux AND give back to NTH@C – rent your tux through Al’s Formal Wear AND use the code 777-000-0146 (when you do this, NTH@C will receive $5 for every rental)

Senior Essentials Package - If you have not purchased this package - please check the PTSO website for details and pricing.

https://nthcptso.revtrak.net/tek9.asp?pg=products&grp=8

Deadline for purchase is March 31st.

Job Shadowing & Internship - If your learner is working toward spring exam exemptions, then his/her paperwork for job shadowing AND internship is due on March 31st.

Graduation Slide Show – please send in two (2) photos – 1 baby picture AND 1 picture of your child in a college shirt of the college they committed to OR a seniorphotograph. Email these photographs to Jason Pierce atjpierce@coppellisd.com

If you have any questions about senior information, please email Brandy Osterberger at bosterberger@coppellisd.com .

PTSO Scholarship

Class of 2017,


The NTH@C PTSO Scholarship application is open. Please read the guidelines below as well as the attached application. Submissions are due to my office no later than April 13th.

  • The NTH@C Parent Teacher Student Organization (PTSO) will present two(2) $500 scholarships in Spring 2017.
  • Applicants must be qualified to graduate in the New Tech High @ Coppell Class of 2017.
  • Applicants must be accepted to a four-year college, a two-year college, or an accredited trade school.
  • Applications will be considered on the basis of character, citizenship, commitment to NTH@C, the community, and a demonstrated track record of using talents to achieve goals
  • A completed application, including attachments and a reference, should be submitted to the New Tech counselor’s office no later than Thursday, April 13, 2017 by 4:15. Late and/or incomplete applications will not be accepted.
  • The winners will be announced at the Senior Parent Night dinner on May 18, 2017.

If you have any questions, then please reach out and let me know.


Thank you,


Kennington

Junior Information

Junior/Senior Prom 2017 -

CODE NAME: License To Dance 0017

TOP SECRET MISSION: Celebrate the Junior and Senior PROM

THE DROP OFF: Saturday, May 6, 2017, 18:30 hours

LOCATION: NYLO Hotel, 1001 W Royal Ln, Irving, TX 75039

MISSION COMPLETE: 23:59 hours

T0 ACCEPT THIS MISSION, PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE: CLICK HERE

OR

NEW OPTION THIS YEAR! PROM PAYMENT PLAN! If you’d like to consider a payment plan for your prom ticket, please click here for details. (This option expires January 31)

Tickets are available for purchase by NTH@C Junior and Senior Learners only.

Early bird price: $115; Regular price: $135 effective 4/1/17; Deadline to purchase: May 1, 2017.

LEARNERS ARE ELIGIBLE FOR OFF CAMPUS LUNCH IF TICKETS ARE PURCHASED BY MARCH 31, 2017!

Prom tickets make great birthday/Valentine’s/graduation gifts!

Please e-mail Kuay Sullivan - kuay@hotmail.com or Martha Gonzalez -marthapatriciagzz@hotmail.com if you have any questions.

Parents will be ON CAMPUS selling prom tickets Monday, January 30 and Tuesday, January 31 during lunch.

Job Shadowing - If your learner is working toward spring exam exemptions, then his/her paperwork for job shadowing is due on March 31st.

If you have any questions about junior information, please email Brandy Osterberger at bosterberger@coppellisd.com .

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Seniors for Valley Ranch 20th Anniversary Celebration

Valley Ranch is looking for former (senior) learners to be at their campus on May 16th from 8:00am to 9:30am for their 20th Anniversary Celebration. If you are a past VRE learner and would like to participate, let me know.
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ARE YOU SYNCED WITH HOTSYNC?

If you’ve not been receiving the PTSO newsletter, HotSync, this school year please login to PTO Connect at www.ptoconnect.com and update your child’s information to reflect they are a student at NTH@C. We’re also working on putting together our school directory, and if you are not in PTO Connect, you won’t be included in the directory!

Questions or if you need help with accessing your account and/or updating information, please contact Carrie Clark at gregcarrie@tx.rr.com.