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Newport High School
Daily Bulletin 

Monday, April 14th, 2014

 

Daily Bulletin     Newport HS Website     PTSA Website

 

 

General Announcements:

Starting the 16th, breakfast and lunch will also be available at Newport on Wednesdays! 

 

This Week’s Events and Activities:

 

STUDENT ACTIVITIES:

 

Monday

No experience necessary! Join Newport Speech and Debate. Meetings are Mondays @ 3:10 in room 2120. Come talk with us!

 

Do you like computers? Come to Computer Club to learn about software and hardware in the CISCO room on Mondays from 3:10-4:00.

 

Tuesday

Come join us for pizza in Jewish Culture Club Tuesday at 3:15 in room 2106. Learn about Jewish culture, cuisine, Hebrew and many volunteer events. People of all beliefs are welcome.

 

Interested in being a part of something bigger than yourself? Join Invisible Children every Tuesday at 3:10 in room 1105. Help make a difference in the lives of children and families in Central Africa!

 

Wednesday

 

 

Thursday

 

 

Friday

Interested in games? Come to Gaming Club, Fridays at 3:10 in room 2114 with Mr. Lang. Enjoy both video games and table top here in this awesome club.

 

 

ASB/ATHLETICS:

 

Game/Match schedule? Game/Match rained out?

Call the Newport HS Athletic Hotline at 425.456.7522 for daily updated information. Check out the website and schedule alerts

 

Open conditioning for Boys Soccer is on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 3:15 to 5:00 PM at the NHS Stadium soccer field.

 

Upcoming Events and Activities:

 

Event Date: Tuesday, Apr 15th

Facebook and Twitter in the 1860s? Come find out what happens when the birth of photography coincides with the boundless energy of African-American and Women’s Rights advocate Sojourner Truth. The next Loggia Lecture is the Tuesday after Spring Break at 7:30. We’d love to have you!

 

Event Date: Friday, Apr 18th

Attention Newport parents: Join us for the annual Newport Gala on Friday, April 18th.The evening showcases the incredible talent our finest young jazz musicians, alongside renowned bassist John Clayton and auctioneer John Curley. All proceeds support the Newport Band Program. Go to www.newportband.com for more information.

 

Due Date: Friday, May 2nd

Seniors…we are now excepting artwork submissions for the program covers for all the Senior events (graduation, senior awards, and PTSA sponsored events). E-mail your artwork (or digital photo of your piece) to Mrs. Anderson at anderssh@bsd405.org by 3:00 pm on Friday, May 2nd.

 

Event Dates: July 21st-July 25th

The NHS Cross Country Team Camp at Fort Flagler is July 21-25, 2014. Registration forms and information on the website.If you are interested in the team next fall, it’s a great way to get to know your new team, coaches, and prepare for the season. Join us!

 

Volunteer Opportunities:

Mar 24th-May 2nd

Newport Heights Elementary is starting rehearsals on their school play on March 24th and need volunteer help in the following areas:rehearsal support, sound and light board operators, and make-up and costuming on performance nights. The dates are March 24th through May 2nd.Afternoons and evenings.No hours during Spring Break.Contact Kathy McAvoy at kathiemcavoy@gmail.com for more information

Career Center:

 

Jobs

Taco Bell of Factoria — New to the working world and looking for an entry level job? Taco Bell is hiring right now! The manager has asked specifically for NHS students, to see Mrs. Mattison in the Career Center to learn how to apply.

McDonald’s of Factoria — Hiring new employees. Pick up a flyer on the Career Center bulletin board and apply on line today.

Bellevue Badminton Club Front Desk Representative Job Opening — Immediate opening; students 16 and old may apply; must be able to work weekends. For information on how to apply, see Mrs. Mattison in the Career Center.

City of Bellevue Youth Sports Coach — Seeking positive-energetic people to work in a variety of sports and recreation programs with youth ages 3-13. Must be 16 years of age or older. Apply on line here.

Educational Opportunities

Seattle Children’s Hospital Summer Nursing Camp — To introduce and expose current sophomores and juniors to the registered nurse role in various clinical settings, especially students of color and those from low income families. Click here for more information. Due April 4th

University of Washington Nurse Camp — Learn how to prepare for college and how to prepare for nursing school; shadow nurses at UWMC, obtain CPR certification. Click here for more information. Due April 15th

Engineering Innovation through Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering — Exciting hands-on lab activities in the fields of chemical, electrical, mechanical and caviling engineering materials science and robotics. Located on Bellevue College campus this summer, students earning an A or B grade will also earn 3 Johns Hopkins University credits. Application Fee: $55. Tuition $2,300. Need-based financial assistance is available. Click here for more information. Due April 30th

ASM Materials Day Camp at UW Seattle — Week long summer camp using hand-on learning principles of applied math, physics and chemistry. Click here for more information. Due April 30th

Seafair Foundation Scholarship Program for Women --  The Seafair Foundation Scholarship Program for Women is an amazing summer experience for young women seeking academic scholarships and opportunities for leadership development. Participants compete for approximately $20,000 in scholarship assistance. $150 application fee. Click here for more information. Due May 9th

Scholarship Info

 

Scholarship opportunities are updated bi-weekly on the school website. Click here to view the latest.

 

COUNSELING CENTER

 

Upcoming FREE Practice Tests on the Eastside

 

COLLEGE VISITS

 

College admission representatives visit Newport High School in the fall and spring to present informational programs to prospective students.  Please click here for a complete college visitation schedule.  Remember to review the schedule often as updates are made periodically.  All students are welcome to attend.

 

Need community service hours?  Click here for a listing of opportunities.  Please check regularly as the list is updated periodically.

 

Due to time, editing & repeat information, what you read here may differ slightly from what students are hearing in the announcements at school.

 

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