New Life Academy of Excellence January 2021 Newsletter
NLAE Transition to All Student Digital Learning 1/19-1/22
New Life Academy of Excellence, Inc. in conjunction with Gwinnett County Public Schools issues the following statement:
Gwinnett County Public Schools (GCPS) announced today that it will temporarily transition all in-person learners to digital instruction beginning Tuesday, January 19. (Monday, January 18, is a school holiday.) Digital Learning for all students will be from Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - Friday, January 22, 2021. District leaders will monitor the COVID situation and its effects on staffing to determine its ability to resume in-person instruction on Monday, January 25.
1st Semester Awards Virtual Assembly Friday, January 22, 2021
- Four (4) additional Digital Learning Days have been added to the school calendar. On the dates listed below In-Person students will be Digital Learners for the day and will NOT report to the building. For all students, classes will be Asynchronous (No Live Zoom Sessions). Teachers can be reached by email on these days.
Digital Learning Day Dates:
Tuesday, January 26, 2021 (Day 1)
Tuesday, March 2, 2021 (Day 2)
Tuesday, March 16, 2021 (Day 3)
Tuesday, April 20, 2021 (Day 4)
For copies of the revised calendar, please click the links below.
Reporting Symptoms and Contact Information
At New Life Academy of Excellence, we strive to provide the best education possible while keeping all of our students safe. We understand that many parents and students have also made difficult choices this year to try to find the medium that suits both of these needs as well. This message is just a reminder to please have students experiencing any of the symptoms below to remain at home. If your child develops these symptoms, please email Ms. Kelly Purdie at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 678-720-9870 to speak with her for further information.
Also, if your child has become a contact of a suspected or confirmed COVID19 case, instead of emailing the teacher please call or email Ms. Purdie so we can provide further instruction for you.
Thank you in advance for your cooperation and support.
• Fever (measured temperature above 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit, or you feel feverish)
• Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
• Muscle or body aches
• New loss of taste or smell
• Sore throat
• Congestion or runny nose
• Nausea or vomiting
Open Enrollment 2020-2021
Talent Show Winners Announced
Re-Enrollment 21-22 Incentive Winners Announced!
Parent/Guardian Spirit Wear Shirt Winner# 1
The Parent/Guardian of Oluwatimilehin A.
Parent/Guardian Swag Bag Winner# 1
The Parent/Guardian of London F.
Vote to Pie a Teacher/Admin.
Get your child excited to vote for their favorite teacher/administrator that they want to see pied in the face. Voting will be placed in your child's homeroom teacher's Google Classroom on the week of January 25, 2021. Students must be logged in under the New Life Academy of Excellence email to vote.
Vote to Pie a Teacher/Admin.
In Case of Inclement Weather
- local news
- school website
If Gwinnett County Public Schools are closed due to inclement weather, New Life Academy of Excellence is also closed.
New Life Academy of Excellence will also send out instructions on making up those days via Digital Days.
Flynn O'Hara has uniforms in stock!
Calendar of Events
Friday, January 15, 2021
1st Semester Report Cards mailed
Monday, January 18, 2021
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day - No School
Friday, January 22, 2021
1st Semester Virtual Awards Assembly sent out
Tuesday, January 26, 2021
Digital Learning Day for All Student (Asynchronous - No Live Zoom Sessions)
Friday, February 5, 2021
Open Enrollment 2020-2021 closes at 9:00 am
Friday, February 12, 2021
Student/Teacher Holiday - No School
Monday, February 15, 2021
Student Holiday - No School
Wednesday, February 17, 2021, & Thursday, February 18, 2021
Early Release Days - Students dismissed at 11:30 am must be picked up by 12:00 noon.