NTH@C Friday Notes

Friday, December 4, 2015

NTH@C Geometry Bravery Bag Project

The NTH@C geometry classes are collaborating with the United Nations’ #orangetheworld campaign to end violence against women. As part of the geometry Bravery Bags Project learners will fill the project bags they design with donations for the Salvation Army Domestic Violence Shelter. We need your help collecting the following new items:

Shampoo & Conditioner

Unisex or Female Body Wash


Bath Towels


Dish Towels

Alarm Clocks

In respect to the time used to gather donated resources, learners will receive one hour of community service. Please bring donations to the office by December 18. Donations will be delivered to the shelter over winter break.

CISD Calendar Information

Our campus PTSO representative is gathering information for future CISD school year calendars. This is a great chance for you to provide feedback. Take a moment to complete the following four question survey:


STAAR EOC ReTest December 7 - 11

End of Course STAAR retesting will be occurring next week December 7 - 11. Please note that during testing visitors are not allowed on campus. Learners not testing may still be checked-out through the front office, but no visitors will be allowed on campus for lunches etc.

Second Semester Course Level Down Request Form

Learners interested in leveling down, AP to honors level, in a course second semester may submit their request using the following form. Requests need to be submitted by 4:00 pm on Thursday, December 17.


Alumni Day December 18

Help spread the word, the fifth annual NTH@C Alumni Day will take place on Friday, December 18. This is a great time for alumni to stop by, see facilitators, enjoy the NTH@C facilitator vs senior basketball game, and share the great things they are doing.

CHS Updated Parking Map

Attached to the email version of this publication is an updated parking map for NTH@C learners parking at CHS. Please review with your learner.

Senior Exemption Form for First Semester Finals

Attached to the email version of this publication is the updated senior exemption form. The update applies to the benchmark grade needed on the capstone requirement. The first semester grade is a 70 instead of an 85.

Early Release and First Semester Final Dates

  • December 18 - NTH@C Early Release 12:55 pm
  • First Semester Exams January 14 & 15
  • January 14 & 15 - NTH@C Early Release 12:55 pm

Upcoming Dates

  • December 7 - 10 STAAR EOC Retests
  • December 18 Alumni Day
  • December 18 Early Release NTH@C 12:55 pm
  • December 21 - January 1 Winter Break
  • January 4 Classes Resume