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Newport High School Bulletin 

Friday, June 13th, 2014


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General Announcements:

The rest of the year is jam-packed with all sorts of different activities.  Please see the schedule online for the many different bell schedules we have for the rest of the year.


Do you still need to pick up your yearbook, graduation tickets or cap and gown?  Yearbooks can be picked up in the ASB office during lunch and after school.  Grad tickets and caps and gowns are available for pick up in the main office during lunch and after school.  Do you still need to buy a yearbook?  Yearbooks can be purchased from the accountant’s office for $65 on a first come, first serve basis.


To help alleviate your summer stresses, applications for 2014-15 school year parking permits are now being accepted upcoming Seniors and Juniors in the main office.  Application forms are available on the Newport website or in the office. 


If you have checked out an elevator key and are no longer using it, please return it to Mrs. Anderson in the main office as soon as possible.


Calling all JUNIOR National Honor Society members! Want community service hours for next year? Volunteer to hand out programs at Graduation on June 16! If you’re interested, please sign up in the office with Ms. Anderson.


Diplomas will be available for pick-up immediately following the Commencement ceremony at Hec-Ed, or at school from Mrs. Anderson in the main office June 17-27th.  Also, new this year, see Mrs. Pierson in the accounting office if you would like to have your diploma mailed for a fee of $10.00.


Are you hungry?  Breakfast and lunch are now available from the cafeteria every day!


This Week’s Events and Activities:





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.



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 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.





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


Upcoming Events and Activities:


Event Date: Friday, June 13th

ALL SENIORS, FAMILIES AND FRIENDS! Hope to see you Friday night for Baccalaureate at 7:00 at St. Madeline Sophie. It will be our final chance to be together before graduation. It will surely be an inspirational evening for everyone!


Event Date: Wednesday, June 18th

Current students in grades 9 – 11 who wish to be part of the Morning Announcement team will need to sign up for an audition slot in the Main Office. Auditions will be held on Wednesday, June 18, starting at 1:00 in the Main Office.


Event Date: Saturday, June 21st

Start Summer Break with a family trip to Safeco Field! Saturday June 21 @ 3:00 is the annual All-Star Softball Classic for Homeless Youth at Safeco Field. Watch teams of local celebrities and athletes play each other and help raise money for homeless youth in King County. A portion raised also benefits the Newport Grad Knight 2015 Fund. Ticket only $5 dollars ($10 off online price)! Go to the website posted below for list of celebrities and athletes and to get more information.

To purchase tickets send check made out to Newport PTSA to the office or mail check to Fundraiser Grad Knight c/o Marie Oswald @ 14538 SE 50th Street Bellevue 98006. Tickets will be mailed to you. Email h.oswald@comcast.net for more information.



Event Dates: July 21st-July 25th

The NHS Cross Country Team Camp at Fort Flagler is July 21-25, 2014. Don’t delay! 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!


Event Date: Saturday, Sept 6th

Notice to all HOARDERS but especially JUNIOR CLASS PARENTS: Please start saving all your good stuff for our Senior class fundraiser, the GARAGE SALE in Newport Shores on Saturday September 6th – more info to come!! All proceeds will offset Grad Knight costs for the class of 2015. For questions, please contact Julie Fagan jcfagan@comcast.net or Lisa Little l.little@comcast.net. THANKS!


Volunteer Opportunities:


To earn your Knight Valor award for the current school year, all hours must turn in by May 1st except for seniors, their deadline is May 21st.  The community service form is available on the counseling center website.


June 13th

June 13th – 5:30-8:30pm. Seahawks General Manager, John Schneider, is coming to speak for a community event at Newport High School to celebrate success through community and teamwork in winning the Super Bowl and supporting Autism Awareness. We need volunteers to support the event for community service hours. Contact Mrs. Bateman in room 3107 or email Christy@thrivehousing.com if interested in more information.


June 14th

Holy Cross Lutheran Church (across the street from Newport High) has a volunteer opportunity to work in the orchard and p-patch. We need help on the following days:

· Saturday June 14 from 10 a.m. – noon

We will be hauling bark and compost, weeding andtaking care of the area. A great way to get outside, enjoy the fresh air and get some exercise.Contact jkftahiti@comcast.net for more details.



Are you a current high school student? Do you like to play sports and work around energetic kids? Come join the South Bellevue Community Center’s Fit Camp 4 Kids as a camp counselor during the week of July 7th or July 28th (Mon-Fri, 8 AM to 4 PM - camp counselor will earn 40 hours of community service)! Fitness, nutrition, and fun are the top priorities for our campers (ages 9 to 11), and we include all three in activities like orienteering, making healthy snacks, field trips, and much more! For more information about volunteering or to apply, please email Camp Director Andres Calderon at ACalderon@BellevueWA.gov


July 9th – August 20th

Teen Library Volunteers Needed

Book Buddies: Teens Reading with Kids

Volunteers are needed Wednesdays, July 9 – August 20, 1-3pm (commit to at least 2 sessions) One time mandatory literacy training on Monday, July 7, 1-3pm Must be 14 or older.

To apply, pick up an application at Newport Way Library or contact Rochelle Brown at newportwaylibrary@kcls.org. Applications due by Monday, June 23rd, 9pm.






Career Center:




Upcoming FREE Practice Tests on the Eastside




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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