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Daily Bulletin – Monday, October 23, 2017

Daily Bulletin – Monday, October 23, 2017   New Information STUDENT REMINDER: The halls are closed during lunchtime. Thank you for your cooperation.   Chess Club will meet Tuesday, October 24th after school in room 1102. We will be deciding teams to send to KingCo Playoffs so be sure to come!   Happy Mole Day! (It Is National Chemistry Day today, October 23rd!) Love, The Newport Chemistry Department   Newport Idol! Congratulations to the following students who are finalists for Newport Idol - Jessica Fink, Jerred Lee, Connor McKenna, Ilsa Weigel, Lucie Beraud, Kimi Locke, Chloe Canfield, Sarah Shank, Mitchell Murray, David Oh, and Latrell Pruett. We had an amazing turnout of talent this year. Be sure to come see them all on Friday, November 3rd at 7 PM.   This Week’s Student Events and Activities  Do you want to get in the Halloween Spirit? Come to the Pumpkin Carving Party hosted by UNICEF on Friday, October 27th at 4 PM, room 2120. Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased during both lunches starting Monday, October 23rd.   Winter Sports Tryouts are happening soon for Girls and Boys Basketball, Gymnastics, Boys Swim & Dive, and Girls and Boys Wrestling teams. To find out about participating in a sport at Newport High School, click here.   Are you interested in learning calligraphy? Come to Calligraphy Club Tuesday, October 24th in room 2115 at 3:40 PM. Free Food!   Are you interested in joining the gymnastics team? Come to an informational meeting on Wednesday, October 25th in room 3115 at 1:30 PM (lunch provided!). Bring a friend! Interested but cannot make it? Please email Coach Stacy at stacysfoodfun@hotmail.com.   Is photography your passion? Have you ever wanted to take photos for school events? The Newport Photography Club - Knight Pics – will be holding their first meeting on Thursday, October 26th at 3:40 PM in room 2406. There will be food!   Bonjour Newport! Come to the French Club meeting on Friday, October 27th in room 1102 to learn about how Halloween is celebrated in France. We will have bingo, trivia, and great food. No French knowledge is required!   General Information  Get a Hot Breakfast Every Morning at Newport - Remember that our cafeteria serves hot breakfast every morning starting at 8 AM for a small fee paid with your district lunch account. Students using the free and reduced-price meal program can use that for breakfast.  An Express Lunch is offered on Wednesday during the nutritional break at 11:35 AM.    Winter Sports Conditioning is Here! The Newport Girls Basketball coaching staff is proud to announce the start of a winter sports conditioning program. The sessions will run every Tue/Thu from 5:30 to 6:30 PM and is open to all Newport High School eligible students. Activities will vary between track work, hills, stairs, plyometrics and more! The program will help any winter-sport participants prepare for their upcoming season. Open gym will follow each workout from 6:30 to 7:30 PM.   Submit photos for Yearbook!!!  Submit early and often.  It is fast and easy.  You can submit from any laptop or desktop by going to hjeshare.com and entering password: newport (all lower case).  You can also download an App on any smartphone to submit on the fly.  From your App store search Hjeshare and download the Herff Jones App.  Use password: newport to submit photos. We are currently working on our fall sports and student life deadlines. Do not miss your opportunity to submit! Not sure, what page a photo might go on?  Do not worry, just submit and we will find a fit.    Did you miss the weekly Principal’s NewsletterKnight InSights can be found on the Newport Website. Click here: http://www.bsd405.org/nhs/2017/08/knight-insights-newsletter/   Dates to Remember:
  • 2018 Senior Class Meeting/Photo: Wednesday, November 1st
  • End of First Quarter: Friday, November 3rd
  • Tryout and Practice for Gymnastics: Monday, November 6th
  • Veteran’s Day Assembly, November 8th
  • Tryout and Practice for Girls and Boys Basketball, Boys Swim & Dive, Girls and Boys Wrestling: Monday, November 13th
  • No School/Veteran’s Day Holiday: Thursday & Friday, November 9th & November 10th
  • No School/Thanksgiving Break: Thursday & Friday, November 23rd & November 24th
  • Winterfest Week: Monday, December 11th thru Friday, December 15th
  • Semester Finals: January 24, 2018 to January 26, 2018
  • End of First Semester: January 26, 2018
  KCLS News  From SAT prep and college application essays to freshman success tips and career planning, King County Library System (KCLS) offers free support for high school students and families. Check out the course descriptions, locations, dates and times using this link: King County Library System-Life After High School Resources.   Are you stressed out? Do you wish you had a chance just to talk about things like pressure to succeed, mental health, immigration and American identity, breaking the gender binary and more? Come to the King County Library System’s Teen Voices Summit on Saturday, October 28, 10 AM to 3:30 PM @ the Redmond Library. We will have speakers, food, and fun.  Lunch will be served. No registration needed.   Counseling Center  Visit the Counseling Center webpage for resources and information. Scholarship - Go to Naviance. Community Service Opportunities - Click here for a listing: NHS Community Service Listings   College Visits Check out Naviance for a complete list of all colleges visiting Newport High School. Please remember these events are intended for students only. All visits are in the library, unless otherwise posted.   Monday, October 23: Reserve Officers’ Training Corp (ROTC) – 12:10 PM University of Calgary – 3:30 PM Loyola Marymount University – 3:30 PM Rice University – 3:30 PM   Tuesday, October 24: Washington State University – 11:15 AM & 12:10 PM DePaul University – 11:15 AM & 12:10 PM Washington & Lee University – 11:15 AM UC San Diego – 3:30 PM Macalester College – 3:30 PM University of Utah – 3:30 PM   Attend the National College Fair at the Washington State Convention Center on Saturday, October 28th from 12 noon to 4:00 pm.   NHS Clubs  Clubs and Activities - http://www.bsd405.org/nhs/knights/activities-clubs/   Did you miss your chance to join the Newport Color Guard team during their fall season? The Color Guard is having tryouts for their winter season - Winter Guard. Tryouts will be held in the outside gym on November 2nd, November 7th, and November 9th from 6 to 9 PM.  Students interested must attend all tryout days. Winter Guard requires no prior experience and is a unisex activity.    Do you like Jeopardy or other trivia games? Come join Knowledge Bowl!  We meet every Monday at 3:40 PM in Portable 8.   Do you love watching movies? Are you interested in making films? Do you want to help plan Newport’s own Film Festival? If you said yes to any of these questions, then come to Film Making Club! We meet every Monday in room 2412 and there will be food! See you there!   Hey ladies! Would you like to learn more about Computer Science? Come to Girls Who Code Club every Monday after school at 3:40 PM in room 1403. No prior coding experience is required at all!   Are you interested in learning and solving puzzles or finding patterns? Come to Linguistics Olympiad every Tuesday in Portable 2 after school at 3:40 PM.   Ocean Science Club is a club for those interested in marine science! Join us for lessons and buzzer questions as we prepare for the annual Orca Bowl, a high-stakes marine science trivia competition. We meet every Wednesday morning at 7:50 in Mrs. Gray's room, room 3111! Snacks will be provided.   Athletics & ASB Activities  Website Links: http://www.kingcoathletics.com/index.php?pid=0.7.67.0.300 The varsity baseball field and batting cages will be open on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday after school until November 1st depending on the weather.  The facilities will be supervised and are open and available to all students at Newport.   PTSA – Notes  PTA website: http://newportptsa.org/   Newport High School PTSA is enrolling all members on-line using PT-Avenue.  No more forms to complete.  Please click here to self-register.  Questions? Contact NHS PTSA.   Volunteer for Ski Swap - Ski Swap has been a success for the past 31 years. It has helped the PTSA raise over $850,000 through 31 years. It works because our students and parents volunteer during the four-day event. Students earn community service hours towards graduation and Knight Valor award. Parents can earn credits for Booster Clubs (KABA/KFAB). Volunteer training will occur on November 6th at 7 PM. No prior experience required. Sign up today http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e4cacaa2aa1f49-2017 .   32nd Annual Newport Ski Swap - Join us on Friday, November 10th- 12 noon - 9 pm, ($10 early entry fee for 12 noon admission; General Admission begins at 1 pm) and Saturday, November 11th - 9 am -5 pm. Visit https://www.newportskiswap.com/ for details and instructions on registering your gear for consignment.   PTA Reflections Competition - Newport participates in the PTA Reflections Competition for high school students. Calling all writers, artists, photographers, film producers, composers and choreographers: This year’s theme is Within Reach. Read the rules here. Newport High PTSA will collect submissions on November 27th. The Reflections form on newportptsa.org site offers further instructions. Email lisa.shank@newportptsa.org with questions.    Parents: Sign up to receive class specific information from your PTSA Class Liaison. Contact your liaison via the email below: Class of 2018 (Senior) - newporths2018@gmail.com  Class of 2019 (Junior) - newportclass2019@gmail.com  Class of 2020 (Sophomore) – nhsclassof2020@gmail.com Class of 2021 (Freshman) newporthighptsa@gmail.com

Daily Bulletin – Friday, October 20, 2017

Daily Bulletin – Friday, October 20, 2017 New Information STUDENT REMINDER: The halls are closed during lunchtime. Thank you for your cooperation.   Come to the first Newport Math Club meeting today, Friday, October 20th in room 1106. There will be food and fun math games.   Class of 2021! Today, Friday, October 20th at 5:30 PM, there will be a freshmen tailgate! Meet in the commons for some food for only a few dollars, and get some Newport gear! If you want food, please reply to the email! Come decked out in black and get hyped for the game with us!   Winter Sports Tryouts are happening soon for Girls and Boys Basketball, Gymnastics, Boys Swim & Dive, and Girls and Boys Wrestling teams. To find out about participating in a sport at Newport High School, click here.   Have you seen the recent news of the neutron star collision and gravitational waves? Come to Newport Astronomy Club, today, Friday, October 20th in room 3103 at 3:45 PM to learn more about the ripples in the calm ocean of space-time.   Do you want to get in the Halloween Spirit? Come to the Pumpkin Carving Party hosted by UNICEF on Friday, October 27th at 4 PM, room 2120. Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased during both lunches starting Monday, October 23rd.   This Week’s Student Events and Activities  Are you interested in learning calligraphy? Come to Calligraphy Club Tuesday, October 24th, room 2115, at 3:40 PM. Free Food!   Are you interested in joining the gymnastics team? Come to an informational meeting on Wednesday, October 25th in room 3115 at 1:30 PM (lunch provided!). Bring a friend! Interested but cannot make it? Please email Coach Stacy at stacysfoodfun@hotmail.com.   Is photography your passion? Have you ever wanted to take photos for school events? The Newport Photography Club - Knight Pics – will be holding their first meeting on Thursday, October 26th at 3:40 PM in room 2406. There will be food!   Bonjour Newport! Come to the French Club meeting on Friday, October 27th in room 1102 to learn about how Halloween is celebrated in France. We will have bingo, trivia, and great food. No French knowledge is required!   Attend the National College Fair at the Washington State Convention Center on Saturday, October 28th from 12 noon to 4:00 pm.   Did you miss your chance to join the Newport Color Guard team during their fall season? The Color Guard is having tryouts for their winter season - Winter Guard. Tryouts will be held in the outside gym on November 2nd, November 7th, and November 9th from 6 to 9 PM. Students interested must attend all tryout days. Winter Guard requires no prior experience and is a unisex activity.   General Information  Get a Hot Breakfast Every Morning at Newport - Remember that our cafeteria serves hot breakfast every morning starting at 8 AM for a small fee paid with your district lunch account. Students using the free and reduced-price meal program can use that for breakfast.  An Express Lunch is offered on Wednesday during the nutritional break at 11:35 AM.    Winter Sports Conditioning is Here! The Newport Girls Basketball coaching staff is proud to announce the start of a winter sports conditioning program. The sessions will run every Tue/Thu from 5:30 to 6:30 PM and is open to all Newport High School eligible students. Activities will vary between track work, hills, stairs, plyometrics and more! The program will help any winter-sport participants prepare for their upcoming season. Open gym will follow each workout from 6:30 to 7:30 PM.   Submit photos for Yearbook!!!  Submit early and often.  It is fast and easy.  You can submit from any laptop or desktop by going to hjeshare.com and entering password: newport (all lower case).  You can also download an App on any smartphone to submit on the fly.  From your App store search Hjeshare and download the Herff Jones App.  Use password: newport to submit photos. We are currently working on our fall sports and student life deadlines. Do not miss your opportunity to submit! Not sure, what page a photo might go on?  Do not worry, just submit and we will find a fit.    Did you miss the weekly Principal’s NewsletterKnight InSights can be found on the Newport Website. Click here: http://www.bsd405.org/nhs/2017/08/knight-insights-newsletter/   Dates to Remember:
  • 2018 Senior Class Meeting/Photo: Wednesday, November 1st
  • End of First Quarter: Friday, November 3rd
  • Tryout and Practice for Gymnastics: Monday, November 6th
  • Veteran’s Day Assembly, November 8th
  • Tryout and Practice for Girls and Boys Basketball, Boys Swim & Dive, Girls and Boys Wrestling: Monday, November 13th
  • No School/Veteran’s Day Holiday: Thursday & Friday, November 9th & November 10th
  • No School/Thanksgiving Break: Thursday & Friday, November 23rd & November 24th
  • Winterfest Week: Monday, December 11th thru Friday, December 15th
  • Semester Finals: January 24, 2018 to January 26, 2018
  • End of First Semester: January 26, 2018
  KCLS News  From SAT prep and college application essays to freshman success tips and career planning, King County Library System (KCLS) offers free support for high school students and families. Check out the course descriptions, locations, dates and times using this link: King County Library System-Life After High School Resources.   Are you stressed out? Do you wish you had a chance just to talk about things like pressure to succeed, mental health, immigration and American identity, breaking the gender binary and more? Come to the King County Library System’s Teen Voices Summit on Saturday, October 28, 10 AM to 3:30 PM @ the Redmond Library. We will have speakers, food, and fun.  Lunch will be served. No registration needed.   Counseling Center  Visit the Counseling Center webpage for resources and information. Scholarship - Go to Naviance.   Community Service Opportunities - Click here for a listing: NHS Community Service Listings   College Visits Check out Naviance for a complete list of all colleges visiting Newport High School. Please remember these events are intended for students only. All visits are in the library, unless otherwise posted.   Friday, October 20: Linfield College – 12:15 PM University of Nevada, Las Vegas – 3:30 PM University of the Pacific – 3:30 PM Washington University in St. Louis – 3:30 PM   Monday, October 23: Reserve Officers’ Training Corp (ROTC) – 12:10 PM University of Calgary – 3:30 PM Loyola Marymount University – 3:30 PM Rice University – 3:30 PM   NHS Clubs  Clubs and Activities - http://www.bsd405.org/nhs/knights/activities-clubs/    Do you like Jeopardy or other trivia games? Come join Knowledge Bowl!  We meet every Monday at 3:40 PM in Portable 8.   Do you love watching movies? Are you interested in making films? Do you want to help plan Newport’s own Film Festival? If you said yes to any of these questions, then come to Film Making Club! We meet every Monday in room 2412 and there will be food! See you there!   Hey ladies! Would you like to learn more about Computer Science? Come to Girls Who Code Club every Monday after school at 3:40 PM in room 1403. No prior coding experience is required at all!   Are you interested in learning and solving puzzles or finding patterns? Come to Linguistics Olympiad every Tuesday in Portable 2 after school at 3:40 PM.    Ocean Science Club is a club for those interested in marine science! Join us for lessons and buzzer questions as we prepare for the annual Orca Bowl, a high-stakes marine science trivia competition. We meet every Wednesday morning at 7:50 in Mrs. Gray's room, room 3111! Snacks will be provided.   Athletics & ASB Activities  Website Links: http://www.kingcoathletics.com/index.php?pid=0.7.67.0.300   The varsity baseball field and batting cages will be open on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday after school until November 1st depending on the weather.  The facilities will be supervised and are open and available to all students at Newport.   PTSA – Notes  PTA website: http://newportptsa.org/   Newport High School PTSA is enrolling all members on-line using PT-Avenue.  No more forms to complete.  Please click here to self-register.  Questions? Contact NHS PTSA.   Volunteer for Ski Swap - Ski Swap has been a success for the past 31 years. It has helped the PTSA raise over $850,000 through 31 years. It works because our students and parents volunteer during the four-day event. Students earn community service hours towards graduation and Knight Valor award. Parents can earn credits for Booster Clubs (KABA/KFAB). Volunteer training will occur on November 6th at 7 PM. No prior experience required. Sign up today http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e4cacaa2aa1f49-2017 .   32nd Annual Newport Ski Swap - Join us on Friday, November 10th- 12 noon - 9 pm, ($10 early entry fee for 12 noon admission; General Admission begins at 1 pm) and Saturday, November 11th - 9 am -5 pm. Visit https://www.newportskiswap.com/ for details and instructions on registering your gear for consignment.   PTA Reflections Competition - Newport participates in the PTA Reflections Competition for high school students. Calling all writers, artists, photographers, film producers, composers and choreographers: This year’s theme is Within Reach. Read the rules here. Newport High PTSA will collect submissions on November 27th. The Reflections form on newportptsa.org site offers further instructions. Email lisa.shank@newportptsa.org with questions.   Parents: Sign up to receive class specific information from your PTSA Class Liaison. Contact your liaison via the email below: Class of 2018 (Senior) - newporths2018@gmail.com  Class of 2019 (Junior) - newportclass2019@gmail.com  Class of 2020 (Sophomore) – nhsclassof2020@gmail.com Class of 2021 (Freshman) newporthighptsa@gmail.com

Daily Bulletin – Thursday, October 19, 2017

Daily Bulletin – Thursday, October 19, 2017 New Information Are you interested in learning calligraphy? Come to Calligraphy Club Tuesday, October 24th, room 2115, at 3:40 PM. Free Food!   Class of 2021! This Friday, October 20th at 5:30 PM, there will be a freshmen tailgate! Meet in the commons for some food for only a few dollars, and get some Newport gear! If you want food, please reply to the email! Come decked out in black and get hyped for the game with us!   Do you like Jeopardy or other trivia games? Come join Knowledge Bowl!  We meet every Monday at 3:40 PM in Portable 8.   Did you miss your chance to join the Newport Color Guard team during their fall season? The Color Guard is having tryouts for their winter season - Winter Guard. Tryouts will be held in the outside gym on November 2nd, November 7th, and November 9th from 6 to 9 PM. Students interested must attend all tryout days. Winter Guard requires no prior experience and is a unisex activity.   Is photography your passion? Have you ever wanted to take photos for school events? The Newport Photography Club - Knight Pics – will be holding their first meeting on Thursday, October 26th at 3:40 PM in room 2406. There will be food!   Winter Sports Tryouts are happening soon for Girls and Boys Basketball, Gymnastics, Boys Swim & Dive, and Girls and Boys Wrestling teams. To find out about participating in a sport at Newport High School, click here.   This Week’s Student Events and Activities  Are you interested in joining the gymnastics team? Come to an informational meeting on Wednesday, October 25th in Room 3115 at 1:30 PM (lunch provided!). Bring a friend! Interested but cannot make it? Please email Coach Stacy at stacysfoodfun@hotmail.com.   Have you seen the recent news of the neutron star collision and gravitational waves? Come to Newport Astronomy Club, Friday, October 20th, room 3103 at 3:45 PM to learn more about the ripples in the calm ocean of space-time.   Winter Sports Conditioning is Here! The Newport Girls Basketball coaching staff is proud to announce the start of a winter sports conditioning program. The sessions will run every Tue/Thu from 5:30 to 6:30 PM and is open to all Newport High School eligible students. Activities will vary between track work, hills, stairs, plyometrics and more! The program will help any winter-sport participants prepare for their upcoming season. Open gym will follow each workout from 6:30 to 7:30 PM.   Submit photos for Yearbook!!!  Submit early and often.  It is fast and easy.  You can submit from any laptop or desktop by going to hjeshare.com and entering password: newport (all lower case).  You can also download an App on any smartphone to submit on the fly.  From your App store search Hjeshare and download the Herff Jones App.  Use password: newport to submit photos. We are currently working on our fall sports and student life deadlines. Do not miss your opportunity to submit! Not sure, what page a photo might go on?  Do not worry, just submit and we will find a fit.   Attend the National College Fair at the Washington State Convention Center on Saturday, October 28th from 12 noon to 4:00 pm.   General Information  Get a Hot Breakfast Every Morning at Newport - Remember that our cafeteria serves hot breakfast every morning starting at 8 AM for a small fee paid with your district lunch account. Students using the free and reduced-price meal program can use that for breakfast.  An Express Lunch is offered on Wednesday during the nutritional break at 11:35 AM.   Did you miss the weekly Principal’s NewsletterKnight InSights can be found on the Newport Website. Click here: http://www.bsd405.org/nhs/2017/08/knight-insights-newsletter/   Dates to Remember:
  • 2018 Senior Class Meeting/Photo: Wednesday, November 1st
  • End of First Quarter: Friday, November 3rd
  • Tryout and Practice for Gymnastics: Monday, November 6th
  • Veteran’s Day Assembly, November 8th
  • Tryout and Practice for Girls and Boys Basketball, Boys Swim & Dive, Girls and Boys Wrestling: Monday, November 13th
  • No School/Veteran’s Day Holiday: Thursday & Friday, November 9th & November 10th
  • No School/Thanksgiving Break: Thursday & Friday, November 23rd & November 24th
  • Winterfest Week: Monday, December 11th thru Friday, December 15th
  • Semester Finals: January 24, 2018 to January 26, 2018
  • End of First Semester: January 26, 2018
  KCLS News  From SAT prep and college application essays to freshman success tips and career planning, King County Library System (KCLS) offers free support for high school students and families. Check out the course descriptions, locations, dates and times using this link: King County Library System-Life After High School Resources.   Are you stressed out? Do you wish you had a chance just to talk about things like pressure to succeed, mental health, immigration and American identity, breaking the gender binary and more? Come to the King County Library System’s Teen Voices Summit on Saturday, October 28, 10 AM to 3:30 PM @ the Redmond Library. We will have speakers, food, and fun.  Lunch will be served. No registration needed.   Counseling Center  Visit the Counseling Center webpage for resources and information. Scholarship - Go to Naviance.   Community Service Opportunities - Click here for a listing: NHS Community Service Listings   College Visits Check out Naviance for a complete list of all colleges visiting Newport High School. Please remember these events are intended for students only. All visits are in the library, unless otherwise posted.   Thursday, October 19: Chapman University – 11:45 AM Colorado Mesa University – 11:45 AM University of California, Los Angeles – 1:20 PM University of Denver – 3:30 PM Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute – 3:30 PM   Friday, October 20: Linfield College – 12:15 PM University of Nevada, Las Vegas – 3:30 PM University of the Pacific – 3:30 PM Washington University in St. Louis – 3:30 PM   NHS Clubs  Clubs and Activities - http://www.bsd405.org/nhs/knights/activities-clubs/   Bonjour Newport! Come to the French Club meeting on Friday, October 27th in room 1102 to learn about how Halloween is celebrated in France. We will have bingo, trivia, and great food. No French knowledge is required!   Do you love watching movies? Are you interested in making films? Do you want to help plan Newport’s own Film Festival? If you said yes to any of these questions, then come to Film Making Club! We meet every Monday in room 2412 and there will be food! See you there!   Hey ladies! Would you like to learn more about Computer Science? Come to Girls Who Code Club every Monday after school at 3:40 PM in room 1403. No prior coding experience is required at all!   Are you interested in learning and solving puzzles or finding patterns? Come to Linguistics Olympiad every Tuesday in Portable 2 after school at 3:40 PM.   Ocean Science Club is a club for those interested in marine science! Join us for lessons and buzzer questions as we prepare for the annual Orca Bowl, a high-stakes marine science trivia competition. We meet every Wednesday morning at 7:50 in Mrs. Gray's room, room 3111! Snacks will be provided.   Athletics & ASB Activities  Website Links: http://www.kingcoathletics.com/index.php?pid=0.7.67.0.300   The varsity baseball field and batting cages will be open on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday after school until November 1st depending on the weather.  The facilities will be supervised and are open and available to all students at Newport.   PTSA – Notes  PTA website: http://newportptsa.org/   Newport High School PTSA is enrolling all members on-line using PT-Avenue.  No more forms to complete.  Please click here to self-register.  Questions? Contact NHS PTSA.   Volunteer for Ski Swap - Ski Swap has been a success for the past 31 years. It has helped the PTSA raise over $850,000 through 31 years. It works because our students and parents volunteer during the four-day event. Students earn community service hours towards graduation and Knight Valor award. Parents can earn credits for Booster Clubs (KABA/KFAB). Volunteer training will occur on November 6th at 7 PM. No prior experience required. Sign up today http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e4cacaa2aa1f49-2017 .   32nd Annual Newport Ski Swap - Join us on Friday, November 10th- 12 noon - 9 pm, ($10 early entry fee for 12 noon admission; General Admission begins at 1 pm) and Saturday, November 11th - 9 am -5 pm. Visit https://www.newportskiswap.com/ for details and instructions on registering your gear for consignment.   PTA Reflections Competition - Newport participates in the PTA Reflections Competition for high school students. Calling all writers, artists, photographers, film producers, composers and choreographers: This year’s theme is Within Reach. Read the rules here. Newport High PTSA will collect submissions on November 27th. The Reflections form on newportptsa.org site offers further instructions. Email lisa.shank@newportptsa.org with questions.   Parents: Sign up to receive class specific information from your PTSA Class Liaison. Contact your liaison via the email below: Class of 2018 (Senior) - newporths2018@gmail.com  Class of 2019 (Junior) - newportclass2019@gmail.com  Class of 2020 (Sophomore) – nhsclassof2020@gmail.com Class of 2021 (Freshman) newporthighptsa@gmail.com

Daily Bulletin – Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Daily Bulletin – Wednesday, October 18, 2017   New Information Are you interested in joining the gymnastics team? Come to an informational meeting on Wednesday, October 25th in Room 3115 at 1:30 PM (lunch provided!). Bring a friend! Interested but cannot make it? Please email Coach Stacy at stacysfoodfun@hotmail.com.   Have you seen the recent news of the neutron star collision and gravitational waves? Come to Newport Astronomy Club, Friday, October 20th, Room 3103 at 3:45 PM to learn more about the ripples in the calm ocean of space-time.   Winter Sports Conditioning is Here! The Newport Girls Basketball coaching staff is proud to announce the start of a winter sports conditioning program. The sessions will run every Tue/Thu from 5:30 to 6:30 PM and is open to all Newport High School eligible students. Activities will vary between track work, hills, stairs, plyometrics and more! The program will help any winter-sport participants prepare for their upcoming season. Open gym will follow each workout from 6:30 to 7:30 PM.   Submit photos for Yearbook!!!  Submit early and often.  It’s fast and easy.  You can submit from any laptop or desktop by going to hjeshare.com and entering password: newport (all lower case).  You can also download an App on any smartphone to submit on the fly.  From your App store search Hjeshare and download the Herff Jones App.  Use password: newport to submit photos. We are currently working on our fall sports and student life deadlines. Do not miss your opportunity to submit! Not sure, what page a photo might go on?  Do not worry, just submit and we will find a fit.   This Week’s Student Events and Activities  Hey Newport, do you think you can sing?  Are your friends and family always telling you what a great voice you have?  Then you need to audition for Newport Idol!  It is our very own singing talent show.  Auditions are on Wednesday, October 18th and Thursday, October 19th after school.  Ten finalists will be selected to perform at the final concert on Friday, November 3.  There will be two rounds, and our live audience will vote on the winner.  For more information, and to sign up for a time, please pick up a flier in the main office.   Bonjour Newport! Come to the French Club meeting on Friday, October 27th in room 1102 to learn about how Halloween is celebrated in France. We will have bingo, trivia, and great food. No French knowledge is required!   Are you stressed out? Do you wish you had a chance just to talk about things like pressure to succeed, mental health, immigration and American identity, breaking the gender binary and more? Come to the King County Library System’s Teen Voices Summit on Saturday, October 28, 10 AM to 3:30 PM @ the Redmond Library. We will have speakers, food, and fun.  Lunch will be served. No registration needed.   Attend the National College Fair at the Washington State Convention Center on Saturday, October 28th from 12 noon to 4:00 pm.   General Information  Get a Hot Breakfast Every Morning at Newport - Remember that our cafeteria serves hot breakfast every morning starting at 8 AM for a small fee paid with your district lunch account. Students using the free and reduced-price meal program can use that for breakfast.  An Express Lunch is offered on Wednesday during the nutritional break at 11:35 AM.    Peer tutoring is being offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 – 4:30 PM in the library.  If you are willing to provide help or a student that needs extra assistance in a certain subject, please sign up in the Counseling Center.   Did you miss the weekly Principal’s NewsletterKnight InSights can be found on the Newport Website. Click here: http://www.bsd405.org/nhs/2017/08/knight-insights-newsletter/   Dates to Remember:
  • 2018 Senior Class Meeting/Photo: Wednesday, November 1st
  • End of First Quarter: Friday, November 3rd
  • Veteran’s Day Assembly, November 8th
  • No School Thursday, November 9th and Veteran’s Day Holiday, Friday, November 10th
  • No Students / Thanksgiving Break, November 22nd – November 23rd
  • Semester Finals: January 24, 2018 to January 26, 2018
  • End of First Semester: January 26, 2018
  KCLS News  From SAT prep and college application essays to freshman success tips and career planning, King County Library System (KCLS) offers free support for high school students and families. Check out the course descriptions, locations, dates and times using this link: King County Library System-Life After High School Resources.   Counseling Center  Visit the Counseling Center webpage for resources and information. Scholarship - Go to Naviance. Community Service Opportunities - Click here for a listing: NHS Community Service Listings   College Visits Check out Naviance for a complete list of all colleges visiting Newport High School. Please remember these events are intended for students only. All visits are in the library, unless otherwise posted.   Thursday, October 19: Chapman University – 11:45 AM Colorado Mesa University – 11:45 AM University of California, Los Angeles – 1:20 PM University of Denver – 3:30 PM Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute – 3:30 PM   Friday, October 20: Linfield College – 12:15 PM University of Nevada, Las Vegas – 3:30 PM University of the Pacific – 3:30 PM Washington University in St. Louis – 3:30 PM   NHS Clubs  Clubs and Activities - http://www.bsd405.org/nhs/knights/activities-clubs/   Do you love watching movies? Are you interested in making films? Do you want to help plan Newport’s own Film Festival? If you said yes to any of these questions, then come to Film Making Club! We meet every Monday in room 2412 and there will be food! See you there!   Hey ladies! Would you like to learn more about Computer Science? Come to Girls Who Code Club every Monday after school at 3:40 PM in room 1403. No prior coding experience is required at all!   Are you interested in learning and solving puzzles or finding patterns? Come to Linguistics Olympiad every Tuesday in Portable 2 after school at 3:40 PM.   Ocean Science Club is a club for those interested in marine science! Join us for lessons and buzzer questions as we prepare for the annual Orca Bowl, a high-stakes marine science trivia competition. We meet every Wednesday morning at 7:50 in Mrs. Gray's room, room 3111! Snacks will be provided.   Athletics & ASB Activities  Website Links: http://www.kingcoathletics.com/index.php?pid=0.7.67.0.300   The varsity baseball field and batting cages will be open on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday after school until November 1st depending on the weather.  The facilities will be supervised and are open and available to all students at Newport.   PTSA – Notes  PTA website: http://newportptsa.org/   Newport High School PTSA is enrolling all members on-line using PT-Avenue.  No more forms to complete.  Please click here to self-register.  Questions? Contact NHS PTSA.   Volunteer for Ski Swap - Ski Swap has been a success for the past 31 years. It has helped the PTSA raise over $850,000 through 31 years. It works because our students and parents volunteer during the four-day event. Students earn community service hours towards graduation and Knight Valor award. Parents can earn credits for Booster Clubs (KABA/KFAB). Volunteer training will occur on November 6th at 7 PM. No prior experience required. Sign up today http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e4cacaa2aa1f49-2017 .   32nd Annual Newport Ski Swap - Join us on November 9th - November 12th at Newport High School for the 32nd Annual Ski Swap. Swap will be open Friday, November 10, and Saturday, November 11. Visit https://www.newportskiswap.com/ for details and instructions on registering your gear for consignment.   PTA Reflections Competition - Newport participates in the PTA Reflections Competition for high school students. Calling all writers, artists, photographers, film producers, composers and choreographers: This year’s theme is Within Reach. Read the rules here. Newport High PTSA will collect submissions on November 27th. The Reflections form on newportptsa.org site offers further instructions. Email lisa.shank@newportptsa.org with questions.   Parents: Sign up to receive class specific information from your PTSA Class Liaison. Contact your liaison via the email below: Class of 2018 (Senior) - newporths2018@gmail.com  Class of 2019 (Junior) - newportclass2019@gmail.com  Class of 2020 (Sophomore) – nhsclassof2020@gmail.com Class of 2021 (Freshman) newporthighptsa@gmail.com

Daily Bulletin – Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Daily Bulletin – Tuesday, October 17, 2017   New Information All students who are interested in designing buildings and architecture - Architectural Design Club is having a meeting after school today, Tuesday, October 17th at 3:40 PM, in room 2405. We hope to see you there.   The School Board will host their first community forum today, Tuesday, October 17th from 7:30 to 8:30 PM. Exchange ideas and collect feedback on their key functions:
  • Responsible Governance
  • Creating conditions for student and staff success
  • High expectations for student learning
  • Accountability for student learning
  • Community Engagement
This forum is open to students, families, and community members as an opportunity to engage with individual board members in small groups. Please join this event and include your voice in an exchange of ideas, listening and learning. We will meet at Wilburton Educational Service Center, Rainier Room, 12241 Main Street in Bellevue.   Are you stressed out? Do you wish you had a chance just to talk about things like pressure to succeed, mental health, immigration and American identity, breaking the gender binary and more? Come to the King County Library System’s Teen Voices Summit on Saturday, October 28, 10 AM to 3:30 PM @ the Redmond Library. We will have speakers, food, and fun.  Lunch will be served. No registration needed.   Attend the National College Fair at the Washington State Convention Center on Saturday, October 28th from 12 noon to 4:00 pm.   Volunteer for Ski Swap - Ski Swap has been a success for the past 31 years. It has helped the PTSA raise over $850,000 through 31 years. It works because our students and parents volunteer during the four-day event. Students earn community service hours towards graduation and Knight Valor award. Parents can earn credits for Booster Clubs (KABA/KFAB). Volunteer training will occur on November 6th at 7 PM. No prior experience required. Sign up today http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e4cacaa2aa1f49-2017 .   32nd Annual Newport Ski Swap - Join us on November 9th - November 12th at Newport High School for the 32nd Annual Ski Swap. Swap will be open Friday, November 10, and Saturday, November 11. Visit https://www.newportskiswap.com/ for details and instructions on registering your gear for consignment.   Congratulations to Newport senior William Zhou, who won second place for his editorial piece, Voiceless Children, depicting decades of war and internal conflict in Cambodia at the International Photography Awards 2017 contest.  The photo series tells stories of young Cambodian children deprived of expression and were taken in the province Siem Reap, Cambodia.  Zhou also received an Honorable Mention in the night photography category for his piece, The Rain, taken during the Perseid meteor shower in the trail of comet Swift-Tuttle near the Mt. Rainier Sunrise Visitor Center. View Zhou’s award-winning photographs Voiceless Children and The Rain.   Bonjour Newport! Come to the French Club meeting on Friday, October 27th in room 1102 to learn about how Halloween is celebrated in France. We will have bingo, trivia, and great food. No French knowledge is required!   PTA Reflections Competition - Newport participates in the PTA Reflections Competition for high school students. Calling all writers, artists, photographers, film producers, composers and choreographers: This year’s theme is Within Reach. Read the rules here. Newport High PTSA will collect submissions on November 27th. The Reflections form on newportptsa.org site offers further instructions. Email lisa.shank@newportptsa.org with questions.     This Week’s Student Events and Activities  LatinX at Newport meets every other Tuesday in Ms. Parker’s room 2118. Our agenda will include Earth Quake and Hurricane relief action; DACA; Community and Culture. We will plan for the Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) event, too. All interested students and faculty are invited to attend. Our next meeting will be today, Tuesday, October 17, 2017.   Hey Newport, do you think you can sing?  Are your friends and family always telling you what a great voice you have?  Then you need to audition for Newport Idol!  It is our very own singing talent show.  Auditions are on Wednesday, October 18th and Thursday, October 19th after school.  Ten finalists will be selected to perform at the final concert on Friday, November 3.  There will be two rounds, and our live audience will vote on the winner.  For more information, and to sign up for a time, please pick up a flier in the main office.   Safety Concern from BSD Transportation Dept. & King County Metro – There have been several reports of unsafe behavior at Newport’s Metro bus stops. Please remember:
  • Never run after a bus, or alongside a bus. They may not be able to see you, and you could be putting yourself and others at serious risk by distracting the driver.
  • Do not cross in front of a Metro bus at a bus stop. Wait until the bus leaves the stop, and then cross carefully.
  • Do not touch a moving bus/vehicle for any reason.
  • Please wait safely and remain on the sidewalk.
  General Information  Get a Hot Breakfast Every Morning at Newport - Remember that our cafeteria serves hot breakfast every morning starting at 8 AM for a small fee paid with your district lunch account. Students using the free and reduced-price meal program can use that for breakfast.  An Express Lunch is offered on Wednesday during the nutritional break at 11:35 AM.    Peer tutoring is being offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 – 4:30 PM in the library.  If you are willing to provide help or a student that needs extra assistance in a certain subject, please sign up in the Counseling Center.   Submit photos for Yearbook!!!  Submit early and often.  It’s fast and easy.  You can submit from any laptop or desktop by going to hjeshare.com and entering password: newport (all lower case).  You can also download an App on any smartphone to submit on the fly.  From your App store search Hjeshare and download the Herff Jones App.  Use password: newport to submit photos. We are currently working on our fall sports and student life deadlines. Do not miss your opportunity to submit! Not sure, what page a photo might go on?  Do not worry, just submit and we will find a fit.    Did you miss the weekly Principal’s NewsletterKnight InSights can be found on the Newport Website. Click here: http://www.bsd405.org/nhs/2017/08/knight-insights-newsletter/   Dates to Remember:
  • 2018 Senior Class Meeting/Photo: Wednesday, November 1st
  • End of First Quarter: Friday, November 3rd
  • Veteran’s Day Assembly, November 8th
  • No School Thursday, November 9th and Veteran’s Day Holiday, Friday, November 10th
  • No Students / Thanksgiving Break, November 22nd – November 23rd
  • Semester Finals: January 24, 2018 to January 26, 2018
  • End of First Semester: January 26, 2018
  KCLS News  From SAT prep and college application essays to freshman success tips and career planning, King County Library System (KCLS) offers free support for high school students and families. Check out the course descriptions, locations, dates and times using this link: King County Library System-Life After High School Resources.   Counseling Center  Visit the Counseling Center webpage for resources and information. Scholarship - Go to Naviance.   Community Service Opportunities - Click here for a listing: NHS Community Service Listings   College Visits Check out Naviance for a complete list of all colleges visiting Newport High School. Please remember these events are intended for students only. All visits are in the library, unless otherwise posted.    Tuesday, October 17: Case Western Reserve University – 11:15 AM Scripps College – 11:15 AM Babson College – 11:20 AM California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo – 12:15 PM Duke University – 3:30 PM University of Miami – 3:30 PM     Thursday, October 19: Chapman University – 11:45 AM Colorado Mesa University – 11:45 AM University of California, Los Angeles – 1:20 PM University of Denver – 3:30 PM Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute – 3:30 PM   NHS Clubs  Clubs and Activities - http://www.bsd405.org/nhs/knights/activities-clubs/   Do you love watching movies? Are you interested in making films? Do you want to help plan Newport’s own Film Festival? If you said yes to any of these questions, then come to Film Making Club! We meet every Monday in room 2412 and there will be food! See you there!   Hey ladies! Would you like to learn more about Computer Science? Come to Girls Who Code Club Monday’s after school at 3:40 PM in room 1403. No prior coding experience is required at all!   Are you interested in learning and solving puzzles or finding patterns? Come to Linguistics Olympiad every Tuesday in Portable 2 after school at 3:40 PM.   Ocean Science Club is a club for those interested in marine science! Join us for lessons and buzzer questions as we prepare for the annual Orca Bowl, a high-stakes marine science trivia competition. We meet every Wednesday mornings at 7:50 in Mrs. Gray's room, room 3111! Snacks will be provided.   Athletics & ASB Activities  Website Links: http://www.kingcoathletics.com/index.php?pid=0.7.67.0.300   The varsity baseball field and batting cages will be open on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday after school until November 1st depending on the weather.  The facilities will be supervised and are open and available to all students at Newport.   PTSA – Notes  PTA website: http://newportptsa.org/   Newport High School PTSA is enrolling all members on-line using PT-Avenue.  No more forms to complete.  Please click here to self-register.  Questions? Contact NHS PTSA.   Parents: Sign up to receive class specific information from your PTSA Class Liaison. Contact your liaison via the email below:   Class of 2018 (Senior) - newporths2018@gmail.com  Class of 2019 (Junior) - newportclass2019@gmail.com  Class of 2020 (Sophomore) – nhsclassof2020@gmail.com Class of 2021 (Freshman) newporthighptsa@gmail.com

Daily Bulletin – Monday, October 16, 2017

Daily Bulletin – Monday, October 16, 2017 New Information   LatinX at Newport meets every other Tuesday in Ms. Parker’s room 2118. Our agenda will include Earth Quake and Hurricane relief action; DACA; Community and Culture. We will plan for the Dia de los Muertos event, too. All interested students and faculty are invited to attend. Our next meeting will be Tuesday, October 17, 2017.   Hey Newport, do you think you can sing?  Are your friends and family always telling you what a great voice you have?  Then you need to audition for Newport Idol!  It is our very own singing talent show.  Auditions are on Wednesday, October 18th and Thursday, October 19th after school.  Ten finalists will be selected to perform at the final concert on Friday, November 3.  There will be two rounds, and our live audience will vote on the winner.  For more information, and to sign up for a time, please pick up a flier in the main office.   This Week’s Student Events and Activities  Safety Concern from BSD Transportation Dept. & King County Metro – There have been several reports of unsafe behavior at Newport’s Metro bus stops. Please remember:
  • Never run after a bus, or alongside a bus. They may not be able to see you, and you could be putting yourself and others at serious risk by distracting the driver.
  • Do not cross in front of a Metro bus at a bus stop. Wait until the bus leaves the stop, and then cross carefully.
  • Do not touch a moving bus/vehicle for any reason.
  • Please wait safely and remain on the sidewalk.
  Peer tutoring is being offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 – 4:30 PM in the library.  If you are willing to provide help or a student that needs extra assistance in a certain subject, please sign up in the Counseling Center.   General Information  Get a Hot Breakfast Every Morning at Newport - Remember that our cafeteria serves hot breakfast every morning starting at 8 AM for a small fee paid with your district lunch account. Students using the free and reduced-price meal program can use that for breakfast.  An Express Lunch is offered on Wednesday during the nutritional break at 11:35 AM.   Submit photos for Yearbook!!!  Submit early and often.  It’s fast and easy.  You can submit from any laptop or desktop by going to hjeshare.com and entering password: newport (all lower case).  You can also download an App on any smartphone to submit on the fly.  From your App store search Hjeshare and download the Herff Jones App.  Use password: newport to submit photos. We are currently working on our fall sports and student life deadlines. Do not miss your opportunity to submit! Not sure, what page a photo might go on?  Do not worry, just submit and we will find a fit.   Did you miss the weekly Principal’s NewsletterKnight InSights can be found on the Newport Website. Click here: http://www.bsd405.org/nhs/2017/08/knight-insights-newsletter/   Dates to Remember:
  • 2018 Senior Class Meeting/Photo: Wednesday, November 1st
  • End of First Quarter: Friday, November 3rd
  • No School Thursday, November 9th and Friday, November 10th
  • Semester Finals: January 24, 2018 to January 26, 2018
  • End of First Semester: January 26, 2018
  KCLS News  From SAT prep and college application essays to freshman success tips and career planning, King County Library System (KCLS) offers free support for high school students and families. Check out the course descriptions, locations, dates and times using this link: King County Library System-Life After High School Resources.   Counseling Center  Visit the Counseling Center webpage for resources and information. Scholarship - Go to Naviance. Community Service Opportunities - Click here for a listing: NHS Community Service Listings    College Visits Check out Naviance for a complete list of all colleges visiting Newport High School. Please remember these events are intended for students only. All visits are in the library, unless otherwise posted.    Monday, October 16: University of California, Irvine - 11:15 AM University of California, Berkeley – 11:20 AM and 12:15 PM Northeastern University – 12:10 PM College of Charleston – 3:30 PM Middlebury College – 3:30 PM Swarthmore College – 3:30 PM   Tuesday, October 17: Case Western Reserve University – 11:15 AM Scripps College – 11:15 AM Babson College – 11:20 AM California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo – 12:15 PM Duke University – 3:30 PM University of Miami – 3:30 PM   Attend the Performing and Visual Arts College Fair at the Seattle Center’s Fisher Pavilion on Sunday, October 15th from 1:00 – 3:00 pm and/or the National College Fair at the Washington State Convention Center on Saturday, October 28th from 12 noon to 4:00 pm.  There is information on both fairs online.   NHS Clubs  Clubs and Activities - http://www.bsd405.org/nhs/knights/activities-clubs/   Do you love watching movies? Are you interested in making films? Do you want to help plan Newport’s own Film Festival? If you said yes to any of these questions, then come to Film Making Club! We meet every Monday in room 2412 and there will be food! See you there!   Hey ladies! Would you like to learn more about Computer Science? Come to Girls Who Code Club Monday’s after school at 3:40 PM in room 1403. No prior coding experience is required at all!   Are you interested in learning and solving puzzles or finding patterns? Come to Linguistics Olympiad every Tuesday in Portable 2 after school at 3:40 PM.   Ocean Science Club is a club for those interested in marine science! Join us for lessons and buzzer questions as we prepare for the annual Orca Bowl, a high-stakes marine science trivia competition. We meet every Wednesday mornings at 7:50 in Mrs. Gray's room, room 3111! Snacks will be provided.   Athletics & ASB Activities  Website Links: http://www.kingcoathletics.com/index.php?pid=0.7.67.0.300   The varsity baseball field and batting cages will be open on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday after school until November 1st depending on the weather.  The facilities will be supervised and are open and available to all students at Newport.   PTSA – Notes  PTA website: http://newportptsa.org/ Newport High School PTSA is enrolling all members on-line using PT-Avenue.  No more forms to complete.  Please click here to self-register.  Questions? Contact NHS PTSA.   Ski Swap is coming Friday and Saturday, November 10th and November 11th at Newport High School. Opportunities to consign and purchase ski gear while supporting the PTSA. http://www.skiswap.info   Parents: Sign up to receive class specific information from your PTSA Class Liaison. Contact your liaison via the email below: Class of 2018 (Senior) - newporths2018@gmail.com  Class of 2019 (Junior) - newportclass2019@gmail.com  Class of 2020 (Sophomore) – nhsclassof2020@gmail.com Class of 2021 (Freshman) - TBD

Daily Bulletin – Thursday, October 12, 2017

Daily Bulletin – Thursday, October 12, 2017   New Information There is NO SCHOOL – Friday, October 13, 2017   Pre-game pep rally! Hey Newport students – did you know that there is a pre-game pep rally in the courtyard by the flagpole before every home football game? The band, cheer squad, drill team, and color guard are all there starting at about 6 PM. Come on out and show some school spirit, and then march down to the stadium with everyone for the game.   Attention Winter Sports Athletes. Are you interested in getting stronger and in better shape before your season starts?  That first day of practice can be tough if you are not prepared.  Join us on Mondays and Thursdays, from 6:00-7:00 PM, in the Newport weight room.    Winter Sports pre-season lifting and conditioning starts today, Thursday, October 12th and is open to all.   If you have any questions, contact Coach Chenoweth.   Congratulations to the Boy’s Golf team recognized by their competition in the KingCo Conference with the honor of the “Team Sportsmanship Award” – in no small part due to the leadership, class, and character of our very own coaches Mr. Nimmo and Mr. Hatton! Congratulations on the honor!   Surplus Book Sale – October 12th – 1-3:30PM for BSD students and staff, and October 13th 12PM-3PM open to the public. BSD Warehouse 12037 NE 5th Street, Bellevue - All books 0.50 cents or less. Any book older than four years will be available for free to Bellevue School District staff and students who wish to acquire books for personal use to support their academic activities.   This Week’s Student Events and Activities  Safety Concern from BSD Transportation Dept. & King County Metro – There have been several reports of unsafe behavior at Newport’s Metro bus stops. Please remember:
  • Never run after a bus, or alongside a bus. They may not be able to see you, and you could be putting yourself and others at serious risk by distracting the driver.
  • Do not cross in front of a Metro bus at a bus stop. Wait until the bus leaves the stop, and then cross carefully.
  • Do not touch a moving bus/vehicle for any reason.
  • Please wait safely and remain on the sidewalk.
  SPED Family Night: Parent & Teacher Workshop is today, Thursday, October 12th at 5:30 PM at Interlake High School. Parents and teachers will have the chance to make connections and reflect about how to best support students in the classroom. BSD staff will provide child supervision. RSVP by emailing strehlej@bsd405.org.  Click here for more information: SPED Family Night - Parent Nights   Newport Wrestling is teaming up with Seattle Goodwill to accept your reusable goods by hosting a donation drive fundraiser on Sunday, October 15th.  The event will be held from 10 AM - 2 PM in the upper school parking lot off Factoria Blvd.  Come out and support the Knights by donating that extra stuff laying around the house. Seattle Goodwill is a certified e-waste recycler for computers, peripherals, televisions, and monitors.   Hey Newport, do you think you can sing?  Are your friends and family always telling you what a great voice you have?  Then you need to audition for Newport Idol!  It is our very own singing talent show.  Auditions are on Wednesday, October 18th and Thursday, October 19th after school.  Ten finalists will be selected to perform at the final concert on Friday, November 3.  There will be two rounds, and our live audience will vote on the winner.  For more information, and to sign up for a time, please pick up a flier in the main office.   Peer tutoring is being offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 – 4:30 PM in the library.  If you are willing to provide help or a student that needs extra assistance in a certain subject, please sign up in the Counseling Center.   General Information  Get a Hot Breakfast Every Morning at Newport - Remember that our cafeteria serves hot breakfast every morning starting at 8 AM for a small fee paid with your district lunch account. Students using the free and reduced-price meal program can use that for breakfast.  An Express Lunch is offered on Wednesday during the nutritional break at 11:35 AM.   Submit photos for Yearbook!!!  Submit early and often.  It’s fast and easy.  You can submit from any laptop or desktop by going to hjeshare.com and entering password: newport (all lower case).  You can also download an App on any smartphone to submit on the fly.  From your App store search Hjeshare and download the Herff Jones App.  Use password: newport to submit photos. We are currently working on our fall sports and student life deadlines. Do not miss your opportunity to submit! Not sure, what page a photo might go on?  Do not worry, just submit and we will find a fit.    Did you miss the weekly Principal’s NewsletterKnight InSights can be found on the Newport Website. Click here: http://www.bsd405.org/nhs/2017/08/knight-insights-newsletter/   Dates to Remember:
  • 2018 Senior Class Meeting/Photo: Wednesday, November 1st
  • End of First Quarter: Friday, November 3rd
  • Semester Finals: January 24, 2018 to January 26, 2018
  • End of First Semester: January 26, 2018
  KCLS News  From SAT prep and college application essays to freshman success tips and career planning, King County Library System (KCLS) offers free support for high school students and families. Check out the course descriptions, locations, dates and times using this link: King County Library System-Life After High School Resources.   Counseling Center  Visit the Counseling Center webpage for resources and information. Scholarship - Go to Naviance. Community Service Opportunities - Click here for a listing: NHS Community Service Listings   College Visits Check out Naviance for a complete list of all colleges visiting Newport High School. Please remember these events are intended for students only. All visits are in the library, unless otherwise posted.   Thursday, October 12: The Evergreen State College – 11:15 AM Northern Arizona University – 11:15 AM Pacific University – 11:15 AM University of Richmond – 3:30 PM   Monday, October 16: University of California, Irvine - 11:15 AM University of California, Berkeley – 11:20 AM and 12:15 PM John Hopkins University - 12:10 PM Northeastern University – 12:10 PM College of Charleston – 3:30 PM Middlebury College – 3:30 PM Swarthmore College – 3:30 PM   Attend the Performing and Visual Arts College Fair at the Seattle Center’s Fisher Pavilion on Sunday, October 15th from 1:00 – 3:00 pm and/or the National College Fair at the Washington State Convention Center on Saturday, October 28th from 12 noon to 4:00 pm.  There is information on both fairs online.   NHS Clubs  Clubs and Activities - http://www.bsd405.org/nhs/knights/activities-clubs/   Do you love watching movies? Are you interested in making films? Do you want to help plan Newport’s own Film Festival? If you said yes to any of these questions, then come to Film Making Club! We meet every Monday in room 2412 and there will be food! See you there!   Are you interested in learning more about health occupations? Then joining Newport’s HOSA club might be the right move for you! Come learn more about what HOSA is all about on Thursday, October 12th at 3:40 p.m. in room 3115. Cannot make it but still interested? Contact Mrs. Baker at bakerm@bsd405.org.   Outdoor Adventure Club – Do you like the outdoors, how about trees or learning about adventures? Come to Outdoor Adventure Club for donuts and a good time! Our first meeting is today, Thursday, October 12th at 3:40 PM. See you there!   LatinX at Newport meets every other Tuesday in Ms. Parker’s room 2118. Our agenda will include Earth Quake and Hurricane relief action; DACA; Community and Culture. We will plan for the Dia de los Muertos event, too. All interested students and faculty are invited to attend. Our next meeting will be Tuesday, October 17, 2017.   Hey ladies! Would you like to learn more about Computer Science? Come to Girls Who Code Club Monday’s after school at 3:40 PM in room 1403. No prior coding experience is required at all!   Are you interested in learning and solving puzzles or finding patterns? Come to Linguistics Olympiad every Tuesday in Portable 2 after school at 3:40 PM.   Ocean Science Club is a club for those interested in marine science! Join us for lessons and buzzer questions as we prepare for the annual Orca Bowl, a high-stakes marine science trivia competition. We meet every Wednesday mornings at 7:50 in Mrs. Gray's room, room 3111! Snacks will be provided.   Athletics & ASB Activities  Website Links: http://www.kingcoathletics.com/index.php?pid=0.7.67.0.300   The varsity baseball field and batting cages will be open on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday after school until November 1st depending on the weather.  The facilities will be supervised and are open and available to all students at Newport.   PTSA – Notes  PTA website: http://newportptsa.org/   Newport High School PTSA is enrolling all members on-line using PT-Avenue.  No more forms to complete.  Please click here to self-register.  Questions? Contact NHS PTSA.   Ski Swap is coming Friday and Saturday, November 10th and November 11th at Newport High School. Opportunities to consign and purchase ski gear while supporting the PTSA. http://www.skiswap.info   Parents: Sign up to receive class specific information from your PTSA Class Liaison. Contact your liaison via the email below: Class of 2018 (Senior) - newporths2018@gmail.com  Class of 2019 (Junior) - newportclass2019@gmail.com  Class of 2020 (Sophomore) – nhsclassof2020@gmail.com Class of 2021 (Freshman) - TBD

Daily Bulletin – Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Daily Bulletin – Wednesday, October 11, 2017   New Information TODAY is Super Wednesday: College Prep at Newport – All students will spend the day preparing for college admissions. Check out this link for more information: Super Wednesday Week 2017 - MODIFIED SCHEDULE   Safety Concern from BSD Transportation Dept. & King County Metro – There have been several reports of unsafe behavior at Newport’s Metro bus stops. Please remember:
  • Never run after a bus, or alongside a bus. They may not be able to see you, and you could be putting yourself and others at serious risk by distracting the driver.
  • Do not cross in front of a Metro bus at a bus stop. Wait until the bus leaves the stop, and then cross carefully.
  • Do not touch a moving bus/vehicle for any reason.
  • Please wait safely and remain on the sidewalk.
  Surplus Book Sale – October 11th – 1-1:30PM for BSD students; 1:30-3:30PM for BSD students and staff; October 12th – 1-3:30PM for BSD students and staff, and October 13th 12PM-3PM open to the public. BSD Warehouse 12037 NE 5th Street, Bellevue - All books 0.50 cents or less. Any book older than four years will be available for free to Bellevue School District staff and students who wish to acquire books for personal use to support their academic activities.   This Week’s Student Events and Activities  SPED Family Night: Parent & Teacher Workshop, Thursday, October 12th at 5:30 PM at Interlake High School. Parents and teachers will have the chance to make connections and reflect about how to best support students in the classroom. BSD staff will provide child supervision. RSVP by emailing strehlej@bsd405.org.  Click here for more information: SPED Family Night - Parent Nights   Newport Wrestling is teaming up with Seattle Goodwill to accept your reusable goods by hosting a donation drive fundraiser on Sunday, October 15th.  The event will be held from 10 AM - 2 PM in the upper school parking lot off Factoria Blvd.  Come out and support the Knights by donating that extra stuff laying around the house. Seattle Goodwill is a certified e-waste recycler for computers, peripherals, televisions, and monitors.    Hey Newport, do you think you can sing?  Are your friends and family always telling you what a great voice you have?  Then you need to audition for Newport Idol!  It is our very own singing talent show.  Auditions are on Wednesday, October 18th and Thursday, October 19th after school.  Ten finalists will be selected to perform at the final concert on Friday, November 3.  There will be two rounds, and our live audience will vote on the winner.  For more information, and to sign up for a time, please pick up a flier in the main office.   Peer tutoring is being offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 – 4:30 PM in the library.  If you are willing to provide help or a student that needs extra assistance in a certain subject, please sign up in the Counseling Center.   General Information  Get a Hot Breakfast Every Morning at Newport - Remember that our cafeteria serves hot breakfast every morning starting at 8 AM for a small fee paid with your district lunch account. Students using the free and reduced-price meal program can use that for breakfast.  An Express Lunch is offered on Wednesday during the nutritional break at 11:35 AM.    Submit photos for Yearbook!!!  Submit early and often.  It’s fast and easy.  You can submit from any laptop or desktop by going to hjeshare.com and entering password: newport (all lower case).  You can also download an App on any smartphone to submit on the fly.  From your App store search Hjeshare and download the Herff Jones App.  Use password: newport to submit photos. We are currently working on our fall sports and student life deadlines. Do not miss your opportunity to submit! Not sure, what page a photo might go on?  Do not worry, just submit and we will find a fit.   Did you miss the weekly Principal’s NewsletterKnight InSights can be found on the Newport Website. Click here: http://www.bsd405.org/nhs/2017/08/knight-insights-newsletter/   Dates to Remember:
  • 2018 Senior Class Meeting/Photo: Wednesday, November 1st
  • End of First Quarter: Friday, November 3rd
  • Semester Finals: January 24, 2018 to January 26, 2018
  • End of First Semester: January 26, 2018
  KCLS News  From SAT prep and college application essays to freshman success tips and career planning, King County Library System (KCLS) offers free support for high school students and families. Check out the course descriptions, locations, and dates and times on the KCLS website (kcls.org/teen-subject/life-after-high-school-resources).   Counseling Center  Visit the Counseling Center webpage for resources and information. Scholarship - Go to Naviance. Community Service Opportunities - Click here for a listing: NHS Community Service Listings   College Visits Check out Naviance for a complete list of all colleges visiting Newport High School. Please remember that these events are intended for students only. All visits are in the library, unless otherwise posted.    Wednesday, October 11: Princeton University – 1:25 PM   Thursday, October 12: The Evergreen State College – 11:45 AM Northern Arizona University – 11:45 AM Pacific University – 11:45 AM The College of Idaho – 1:20 PM University of Richmond – 3:30 PM   Attend the Performing and Visual Arts College Fair at the Seattle Center’s Fisher Pavilion on Sunday, October 15th from 1:00 – 3:00 pm and/or the National College Fair at the Washington State Convention Center on Saturday, October 28th from 12 noon to 4:00 pm.  There is information on both fairs online.   NHS Clubs  Clubs and Activities - http://www.bsd405.org/nhs/knights/activities-clubs/   Do you love watching movies? Are you interested in making films? Do you want to help plan Newport’s own Film Festival? If you said yes to any of these questions, then come to Film Making Club! We meet every Monday in room 2412 and there will be food! See you there!   Are you interested in learning more about health occupations? Then joining Newport’s HOSA club might be the right move for you! Come learn more about what HOSA is all about on Thursday, October 12th at 3:40 p.m. in room 3115. Cannot make it but still interested? Contact Mrs. Baker at bakerm@bsd405.org.    Outdoor Adventure Club – Do you like the outdoors, how about trees or learning about adventures? Come to Outdoor Adventure Club for donuts and a good time! Our first meeting is Thursday, October 12th at 3:40 PM. See you there!   LatinX at Newport meets every other Tuesday in Ms. Parker’s room 2118. Our agenda will include Earth Quake and Hurricane relief action; DACA; Community and Culture. We will plan for the Dia de los Muertos event, too. All interested students and faculty are invited to attend. Our next meeting will be Tuesday, October 17, 2017.   Hey ladies! Would you like to learn more about Computer Science? Come to Girls Who Code Club Monday’s after school at 3:40 PM in room 1403. No prior coding experience is required at all!   Are you interested in learning and solving puzzles or finding patterns? Come to Linguistics Olympiad every Tuesday in Portable 2 after school at 3:40 PM.   Ocean Science Club is a club for those interested in marine science! Join us for lessons and buzzer questions as we prepare for the annual Orca Bowl, a high-stakes marine science trivia competition. We meet every Wednesday mornings at 7:50 in Mrs. Gray's room, room 3111! Snacks will be provided.   Athletics & ASB Activities  Website Links: http://www.kingcoathletics.com/index.php?pid=0.7.67.0.300 The varsity baseball field and batting cages will be open on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday after school until November 1st depending on the weather.  The facilities will be supervised and are open and available to all students at Newport.   PTSA – Notes  PTA website: http://newportptsa.org/   Newport High School PTSA is enrolling all members on-line using PT-Avenue.  No more forms to complete.  Please click here to self-register.  Questions? Contact NHS PTSA.   Ski Swap is coming Friday and Saturday, November 10th and November 11th at Newport High School. Opportunities to consign and purchase ski gear while supporting the PTSA. http://www.skiswap.info   Parents: Sign up to receive class specific information from your PTSA Class Liaison. Contact your liaison via the email below: Class of 2018 (Senior) - newporths2018@gmail.com  Class of 2019 (Junior) - newportclass2019@gmail.com  Class of 2020 (Sophomore) – nhsclassof2020@gmail.com Class of 2021 (Freshman) - TBD