The Eagle Review

New Life Academy of Excellence May 2019 Newsletter Vol 1

New Life Academy of Excellence


4725 River Green Parkway

Duluth, GA 30096

Phone: 678-720-9870

Fax: 678-720-9875

www.newlifeacademyga.com

Back to School 2019-2020 Newsletter Vol 2

The second volume of the May Newsletter will be sent on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. This second newsletter will have all of our back to school information for the 2019-2020 school year. Mark your calendars!!!!

Teacher Appreciation Week brought to you by SWCC

Monday, May 6, 2019 - Friday, May 12, 2019 is Teacher Appreciation week and we want to shower our teachers with some goodies and treats. Every day has a theme, and you can participate as many days as you like, or feel free to bring something of your choice. Participation is optional. We have done a little investigating and asked the teachers and staff to provide us with a list of their favorite things to give you some hints. A list of some of our teacher’s and support staff’s favorite things are attached below.


Teacher Appreciation Week Theme Days

  • Monday - Favorite flower/plant
  • Tuesday - Favorite snack/candy
  • Wednesday - Something for Pampering/Relaxation (lotion, candles, sock, teas...etc.)
  • Thursday - A nice note or drawn picture
  • Friday - Small gift of your choice

SWCC Town Hall Meeting and Volunteer Recognition

Our final SWCC Town Hall Meeting of the 18-19 school year will be Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 5:30 PM. We will also be honoring those parents who have supported us throughout the year with volunteer recognition certificates. Come out and celebrate with us.

Used Uniform Sale

Used Uniform Sale (before and durning SWCC Town Hall)

Thursday, May 2, 2019

3:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Field Day - Friday, May 17, 2019

Field Day is Friday, May 17, 2019. Each student must have the three (3) completed wavier forms turned in to their teacher to participate in the activities.


How do I register my child?

Registration can be done through your MyPayments Plus Account. Registration is $10.00. Registration will close on Friday, May 10, 2019.


What do students wear?

Students should arrive to school in their Field Day T-shirt or Spirit Wear T-shirt.


Do you need volunteers?

Yes, of course. Please complete the volunteer questionnaire on our website or click the link below. Volunteer Registration will close on Friday, May 3, 2019.

Yearbooks on Sale until May 14, 2019 or until sold out.

Order your 2017-2018 yearbook at www.clubyearbook.com. The link is also available on the home page of our website. The Yearbook sale will run through May 14, 2019. Yearbooks will be delivered on the last week of school. Kindergarten & Eighth grade students who purchase yearbooks will receive theirs on or before their graduation day.

Spirit Wear Days Friday May 17 & Wednesday May 22

Friday, May 17, 2019 is a Spirit Wear day. Students may wear spirit wear or Field Day t-shirts to school.


Wednesday, May 22, 2019 is the final Spirit Wear Day of the year. Students may wear spirit wear to school.


Please see the student handbook for Spirit Wear attire.

2018 Graduations

Congratulations Kindergarten & Eighth Grade students!


Kindergarten Graduation Group 1

Brown, Cross & Siak

Monday, May 20, 2019 at 9:00 am

NLAE Multipurpose Room


Kindergarten Graduation Group 2

Allman & Clarke

Monday, May 20, 2019 at 11:00 am

NLAE Multipurpose Room


Eighth Grade Graduation

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 9:00 am

NLAE Multipurpose Room

Last Days of School

Kindergarten Last Day of School - Monday, May 20, 2019, Dismissed immediately after each graduation.


Eighth Grade Last Day of School - Tuesday, May 21, 2019 Dismissed immediately after graduation.


First - Seventh Grade Last Day of School - Wednesday, May 22, 2019, Normal dismissal time.

Report Cards

The second semester grades will end on Friday, May 10, 2019. Report Cards will be sent home with your child Friday, May 17, 2019.

Awards Assemblies - 2nd Semester

Our second semester awards assembly for 1st - 7th grade is Wednesday, May 22, 2019.

Schedule

8:45 am 1st - 3rd Grade Assembly

9:45 am 4th - 7th Grade Assembly


Kindergarten & Eighth Grade students will will receive awards in the graduation packet/during graduation.

New Life After School Enrichment Interest Application

The 2019-2020 New Life After School Enrichment Interest Application is available, click the link below or visit our school website on our homepage. Interest Appilcation will be open Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - Friday, May 31, 2019. Please complete one application for each student. This application does not guarantee acceptance. You will be notified of your status on or before July 1, 2019. Our program will be changing and more information is to come in the Back School Newsletter.


**Actively Enrolled New Life After School Enrichment Parent**

Information will be coming home with your student on Friday. Please do not complete interest application.


**Actively Enrolled means your child has been attending the NLAE After School Enrichment Program on a consistent bases.**

Summer School

Dates for Elementary and Middle Summer School are June 10–28 on a Monday-Thursday schedule, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. You will need to provide transportation to and from school.

Students in grades 3–8 who do not meet promotion requirements will have the opportunity to attend summer school for targeted instruction. New this year, summer school instruction will be provided in two separate sessions each day— one for language arts and one for mathematics. Depending on their needs, students will be recommended for one or both of the sessions. Georgia Milestones Testing results will be in soon. Promotion requirements for K-5 and 6-8 are below.

Last Day to Charge Meals

The last day to charge meals to create a negative balance is Friday, May 17, 2019. Student must have a positive balance to eat school lunch. Students who do not have enough money on their accounts will be given the alternate meal of veggie straws or granola bar and water.


Please make sure that you have funds on your account for the remainder of the school year. Also, please keep in mind that all balance (negative or positive) roll over to the next school year. If you are withdrawing and have funds on your account and wish to request a refund or to transfer funds to another student, please complete the form below and email it or bring it in to Ms. Dalisha Jordan at djordan@newlifeacademyga.com.

May Lunch Menu

UPCOMING EVENTS

New Life After School Enrichment Interest Application Window

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - Friday May 31, 2019


Used Uniform Sale

Thursday, May 2, 2019

3:30 PM to 6:30 PM


SWCC Town Hall Meeting

Thursday, May 2, 2019

5:30 PM


Field Day Volunteer Registration Closes

Friday, May 3, 2019


Teacher Appreciation Week

Monday, May 6, 2019 - Friday, May 10, 2019


Field Day Registration Closes at 11:59 PM

Friday, May 10, 2019


Yearbook Sale Ends

Tuesday, May 14, 2019


Back To School Newsletter Sent Out

Wednesday, May 15, 2019


Field Day

Friday, May 17, 2019


Spirit Wear Day/Field Day T-shirt Day

Friday, May 17, 2019


Report Cards Sent Home

Friday, May 17, 2019


Last day to charge meals

Friday, May 17, 2019


Kindergarten Graduation

Monday, May 20, 2019

Group 1 - 9:00 am

Group 2 - 11: 00 am


Kindergarten Last Day of School

Monday, May 20, 2019


Eighth Grade Graduation

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

9:00 am


Eighth Grade Last Day of School

Tuesday, May 21, 2019


Spirit Wear Day

Wednesday, May 22, 2019


Awards Assembly

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

8:45 am - 1st-3rd Grade

9:45 am - 4th - 7th


Last Day of School 1st - 7th

Wednesday, May 22, 2019