Are you ready to get back to school this Wednesday? We are ready for you! There’s so much going on at this time that we wanted to make sure you have all the tools you need to have a great start to the school year.

VERIFY YOUR INFORMATION, SEE YOUR TEACHER(S), AND VIEW YOUR LUNCH ACCOUNT BALANCE ON ASPIRE GRADEBOOK – https://ndavis.usoe-dcs.org/Login/

Instructions for logging into Aspire Gradebook: http://northdavisprep.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/Parent-Aspire-Account-Setup.pdf

PAY SCHOOL FEES – After checking your schedule on Gradebook, you can pay for your Jr. High fees online: https://secureinstantpayments.com/sip/cart/event.php?EID=2743

Click here to apply for a Jr. High fee waiver: http://northdavisprep.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Fee-Waiver-Application-2017-2018.pdf

K-6 OPTIONAL PAYMENTS (For example, the full year of Dollar Dress Days!): https://secureinstantpayments.com/sip/cart/event.php?EID=2775

SEE THE SCHOOL SUPPLY LISThttp://northdavisprep.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Grade-Level-Supply-List-2017-18.pdf

PAY FOR SCHOOL LUNCH – We have a new payment system so you will need to set up a new username and password: http://northdavisprep.org/?page_id=346

To apply for Free & Reduced lunch, login to your Aspire Gradebook and click on “Free/Reduced Meal Application.”

JOIN NDPA ALERTS – Receive important school messages by signing up for NDPA ALERTS though remind.com. Text “@k-4alerts” or “@5-9alerts” to 81010. If you have trouble using 81010, try texting to (385) 218-6887.

MAKE SURE YOU UNDERSTAND THE UNIFORM POLICYhttp://northdavisprep.org/?page_id=237

SEE THE ANNUAL CALENDAR to help you plan your year: http://northdavisprep.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/2017-2018-Calendar-BOARD-APPROVED-2-01-17-NDPA-1.pdf

REVIEW DROP-OFF & PICK-UP PROCEDURES: http://northdavisprep.org/?page_id=235

COME ON TIME THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL – Wednesday, August 16.

  • K-6 students should plan to be in their seats by 8:20 AM. Students are release at 3:00 PM, Monday-Thursday – on Fridays, students are released at 1:00 PM. See the full daily schedule here: http://northdavisprep.org/?page_id=344
  • Jr. High students should plan to be in their first class by 8:10 AM. Students are released at 3:10 PM, Monday-Thursday – on Fridays, students are released at 1:10 PM. See the full daily schedule here: http://northdavisprep.org/?page_id=352

MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

  • K-6 Picture Day (and Jr. High make-up day) – Thursday, August 31 – pre-order your pictures now at inter-state.com – NDPA order code:  18446SA
  • Dollar Dress Day – Friday, September 1
  • NDPA Fun Run – Monday, September 18
  • Do you love to run? OR do you prefer to watch others run?  Either way we are looking for a volunteer to help with the ANNUAL NPDA Fun Run.  You will get to train this year with the fabulous Kim Valeika, in preparation to help with the 2018-19 run. If you are interested, contact  Diana Dearden,  ddearden@northdavisprep.org.

LIKE US ON FACEBOOK! facebook.com/northdavisprep

SEE ALL THESE THINGS AND MORE ON OUR WEBSITE! northdavisprep.org/

NDPA EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Elementary Recess Attendant

Closing date: Open until filled
Approximately 25 hours a week
Minimum qualifications:  clear a background check, high school diploma, previous experience working with school-aged children a plus.
Send resume to Lorie Cherone at lcherone@northdavisprep.org

Kitchen Assistant
Closing date: Open until filled
Maximum 20 hours per week
Minimum qualifications:  clear a background check, must have food handlers permit. Knowledge of cooking/food preparation procedure a plus.
Send resume to LaRetta Foxley at lfoxley@northdavisprep.org

Substitute Teachers
Closing Date:  Open until filled
Substitute Teachers are put on a call list and must be available to work with short notice.
Substitute Teachers are paid an hourly rate, based on education level.
Minimum qualifications:  clear a background check, high school diploma, previous experience working with school-aged children a plus.
Send letter of intent and resume to Lorie Cherone at lcherone@northdavisprep.org

NDPA HIGH FIVES to our Broadcom Masters competitors Sarah C. and Collin S.  We know you’re going to do great!

BroadcomMASTERS logoCongrats to our Broadcom Masters Nominees Sarah C. and Collin S. who were selected to compete.  Broadcom MASTERS (Math, Applied Science, Technology and Engineering Rising Stars) is the premier science and engineering competition for middle school students.

Society affiliated science fairs around the country nominate the top 10% of 6th, 7th, and 8th grade participants to enter this prestigious competition. After submitting the online application300 top projects are selected and 30 finalists present their research projects to compete in team hands-on STEM challenges to demonstrate their skills in critical thinking, collaboration, communication, and creativity.

Entries are judged during the summer and the 300 top projects will be announced on September 6, 2017. From these top 300 MASTERS, 30 finalists and one parent/guardian will win an all-expense-paid trip to the national finals in Washington, DC to showcase their projects, compete in teams and visit sites that celebrate innovation through science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. See the Broadcom MASTERS website here: https://student.societyforscience.org/broadcom-masters-faq

NDPA is rooting for you both!  Good luck!