IN THIS EDITION:

  • Last chance to order HOODIES today!
  • NDPA LEO Night (week) October 30-November 2
  • You can still order from NDPA Book Fair!
  • 2018 Polar Plunge
  • Art Auction Class Project Volunteers Wanted
  • Kitchen Help Wanted
  • Upcoming Events
  • Annual Calendar & Quick Links

LAST CHANCE FOR HOODIES TODAY! – Credit cards accepted TODAY ONLY, you can pay from 1:00-2:00 PM at the elementary building.

You will find hoodie samples in the foyer of the elementary. Be sure to try them on as there will be NO EXCHANGES for incorrect sizes or colors. These hoodies are approved for students to wear in class on any school day, making them great gifts for your kids…Happy Hoodie Holidays!

Hoodies can be ordered using a paper order form sent home with your student or you can print it here: http://northdavisprep.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/NDPA-Hoodies-Order-Form-2017-Downloadable.pdf

Payment in either cash or check due at time of order. Place your order, with attached payment, in the POET Box. Please order correct size and color. All sales are final. Make checks payable to NDPA POET.

Have questions? Email Kristen Tate at kristentate1108@gmail.com.

NDPA LEO NIGHT (WEEK) – Come hang out with your NDPA peeps at the next LEO Night!LEO PPC

BOOK FAIR – Didn’t get a chance to get to NDPA’s book fair during PTC? You can still support NDPA and get fantastic reading material for your kids! Just follow the link to order books from NDPA’s online book fair! Ordering open until November 1 http://www.scholastic.com/bf/northdavisprepacademy2

2018 POLAR PLUNGE – It’s never to early to start planning for your plunge on Saturday, January 20, 2018! All students are invited to “TRY EVERYTHING” and jump in the Polar Plunge. Find sponsors who will pay you to take the plunge and that money can go toward you Spain Study Abroad now – no matter what grade you’re in!

PP shirtPolar Plunge Toolkit: http://northdavisprep.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Polar-plunge-packet-2017.pdf

Polar Plunge Registration: https://events.regtix.com/ndpa.htm?xnocache=true

Polar Plunge T-shirt Design Contest – Students are invited to submit design ideas for the 2018 Polar Plunge t-shirt. Be sure to incorporate the theme “Try Everything” or in Spanish “Todo lo intentare.” Submit completed design with your name and homeroom teacher by FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 17. Paper submissions to the front office in either building or email to cjohnson@northdavisprep.org.

BARNES & NOBLE DAY – Our annual Barnes & Noble Day will be here soon. Saturday, November 18, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM to be exact, so please save the date. Watch for more details in the next issue of ¡Qué Pasa! If you would like to help out that day, please contact Kim Valeika at lilys_mom@yahoo.com

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BARNES & NOBLE DAY CONTEST – Students, now is a great time to think about entering the “I am Thankful for…” contest. Take this weekend to think about the ONE thing you are thankful for and why you are thankful for it. Then, write a one-page paper or create a picture about it. Turn it in at either school in the box at the POET desk. All entries are due by Tuesday, November 14. Good Luck! We can’t wait to see your work!

Due to limited space at B&N and time constraints, please follow these guidelines:

  • Entries are due Tuesday, November 14 by end of school. Late entries will be not be accepted.
  • Artwork can be no larger than 10×14 (no exceptions).
  • Artwork can be any medium (paint, crayon, pencil, etc.).
  • Essays can be up to one page in length (typed or handwritten) in Español or English.
  • Entries should be created during the current school year (Aug 2017 to now).
  • ON THE BACK (as they may be displayed publicly): First and last name, grade, and homeroom/advisory teacher.
  • Turn entries in at either POET desk in the marked box beginning October 31st.
  • Entries will be judged on originality, creativity, and following the guidelines.
  • 1st place winner per grade per category (K-9) will win a B&N gift card.
  • Students may be asked to read their essay at B&N and all artwork will be displayed that day. Please attend that day to read or view your entry.
  • Late entries or those that do not follow contest guidelines will be returned to the student.

Any questions, please contact Kim Valeika at lilys_mom@yahoo.com, 801-546-4927.

BOOK FAIR WRAP UP – Thank you all for coming out to support our Book Fair during PTC. We had a great sale and ran out of SO many items. Our Book Fair is not possible without our many volunteers, so a big “thank you” to: Wendi Birch, Norma Reid, Stephanie Hundley, Ana Maldonado, Megan Goff, Elva Guerra, Bre’Anne Oakden, Kimberly Robinson, Candice Moon, Melissa Eaton, Sarah LeBaron, Leslie Nicholson & Tammy Boror. A big thank you to all those parents who stayed and help clean up on Wednesday, it was greatly appreciated. Thank you and see you next year!

ART AUCTION CLASS PROJECT VOLUNTEERS WANTED – Are you looking for volunteer hours? We are looking for creative, fun, and crafty volunteers to help design and produce class projects. Each team of teachers creates one project, which means there are a total of 14 projects and 14 volunteers needed! Projects can be a wide range of art from wall art, quilts, yard games, to furniture upcysles. Students help create the project in some aspect whether that is painting, nailing, cutting, glueing, etc. If this sounds like something you would be interested in and would like more information, please send a message to Jenny Garn at jennygarn09@gmail.com or call/text at 801-791-4657.

KITCHEN HELP WANTED – Now hiring part time cafeteria worker, apply at http://northdavisprep.org/?page_id=35 or contact LaRetta Foxley, (801) 336-3601, lfoxley@noerthdavisprep.org.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Monday, October 30 – AFTER-SCHOOL: Girls basketball, 3:30 PM; Boys basketball 4:00 PM
Monday, October 30 – HOME Basketball games vs Legacy Prep; Girls at 5:00 PM, Boys at 6:00 PM
Tuesday, October 31 – 4th & 5th grades Spooktacular lunch with parents; 4th grade 12:00 PM, 5th grade 11:30 AM
Tuesday, October 31 – AFTER-SCHOOL: Girls basketball, 3:30; Boys basketball, 4:00 PM; K-6 Choir
Wednesday, November 1 – AFTER-SCHOOL: Spirit Squad, 3:30 PM; K-6 Art
Wednesday, November 1 – AWAY Basketball games vs Dual Immersion Academy (1155 Glendale Drive, Salt Lake City); Girls at 5:00 PM, Boys at 6:00 PM
Thursday, November 2 – FBLA Field Trip, 2:00-7:30 PM
Thursday, November 2 – AFTER-SCHOOL: K-6 STEM; Boys & Girls basketball, 3:30 PM
Thursday, November 2 – Community Council, 3:30 PM
Thursday, November 2 – LEO Night @ Pizza Pie Cafe
Friday, November 3 – Dollar Dress Day
Friday, November 3 – AFTER-SCHOOL: Spirit Squad, 1:30 PM; Girls basketball, 1:30 PM; Boys basketball, 3:30 PM
Saturday, November 4 – Spirit Squad, 7:00 AM

Monday, November 6 – AFTER-SCHOOL: Girls basketball, 3:30 PM; Boys basketball 4:00 PM
Tuesday, November 7 – AFTER-SCHOOL: Girls basketball, 3:30; Boys basketball, 4:00 PM; K-6 Choir
Wednesday, November 8 – Musical Theater rehearsal, 7:00 AM
Wednesday, November 8 – AFTER-SCHOOL: Spirit Squad, 3:30 PM; K-6 Art
Wednesday, November 8 – Musical Theater/Social Dance/Art Concert, 6:30 PM
Thursday, November 9 – AFTER-SCHOOL: K-6 STEM; Boys & Girls basketball, 3:30 PM
Thursday, November 9 – POET meeting, 6:30 PM
Friday, November 10 – Term 1 end
Friday, November 10 – AFTER-SCHOOL: Spirit Squad, 1:30 PM; Girls basketball, 1:30 PM; Boys basketball, 3:30 PM
Saturday, November 11 – Science Olympiad practice 9:00 AM
Saturday, November 11 – Spirit Squad, 11:00 AM

MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

  • Barnes & Noble Day – Saturday, November 18
  • Thanksgiving Break – Wednesday, November 22-Friday, November 24

ANNUAL CALENDAR: http://northdavisprep.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/2017-2018-Calendar-BOARD-APPROVED-2-01-17-NDPA-1.pdf
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