NCA News & Notes: Oct 2011

NCA News & Notes – October 2011 (Vol. 7, No. 3)

General Information:

Skate Night Oct 15. The junior class will be hosting a skate night in the gym on Oct 15. Come and enjoy an evening of food and fun!


Assembly. Our next assembly will be October 25 at 8:00 am in the conference kitchen.

Scholastic Book Orders. Please return your book order slips to the elementary library by October 14 if you wish to purchase books at this time. You can also place your order online. Contact Renee Cox if you have any questions.

Lice check and Vision screening. A lice check and vision screening will take place on Friday, October 14 for Kindergarten through Grade 6. A notice will come home with your child if you need to treat for lice or if there are concerns about your child’s vision.

Jr. & Sr. High:

Spiritual Emphasis Weekend (SEW). Spiritual Emphasis Weekend (SEW) for 2011 will be held for Grade 9-12 students on Oct 20-23 at the Interface facility. Jr High (Grade 7 & 8 ) SEW will be Oct 21, 22 here at Lapilo. More SEW information will be distributed to students directly in the days before SEW. Please watch for this information to be coming home with your kids. Exact SEW fees will be set after the final costs are tabulated, but for your planning purposes, Grade 9-12 fees generally run around $120 per student and Grade 7-8 fees should be around $40 per student. We are looking forward to seeing the Lord work in our kids’ hearts again this year! Your prayers for the weekend are appreciated!

PSAT. As already mentioned, the PSAT test (for 11th and some 10th grade students) will be held on Wednesday morning, October 12. Students will meet at 7:45 a.m. in the Conference Kitchen. The test will last approximately 3½ hours. Students should plan on rejoining class during 4th period following a short break after the test. Students should bring pencils, calculator, SSN (U.S. Citizens), their home mailing address as well as an e-mail address if they would like to receive College Board information on various colleges and universities via e-mail. Contact the HS Office if you have further questions.

SAT. The SAT will be held on November 5th at the school from 8:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. There will be another SAT exam in May here at NCA. If you have further questions, please call the high school office.


On October 28, 2011, posted in: School News by