Only 7 days until the first day of school!


  1. Come to BACK TO SCHOOL night(s) tomorrow and/or Thursday (more info below).
  2. Stop by the UNIFORM BUY & SELL (see details below).
  4. Log in to GRADEBOOK – Click here for more information
  6. Join NDPA ALERTS to receive important school messages – Be in the know by signing up for NDPA Alerts through! Text “@k-4alerts” or “@5-9alerts” to 81010. If you have trouble using 81010, try texting to (385) 218-6887.
  7. Pay for SCHOOL LUNCH online: or stop by the office to get a payment envelope. Daily school lunch rates K-6 $2.00, 7-9 $2.40.
  8. Pay for DOLLAR DRESS DAY for the year for only $9.00! See the office to find out how.
  9. Check the UNIFORM POLICY:
  10. Review student DROP-OFF & PICK-UP PROCEDURES:

JUNIOR HIGH BACK-TO-SCHOOL NIGHT – TOMORROW, Wednesday, August 10, 6:30-8:30 PM. We will begin the evening with a General Information Session in your advisory class, followed by an abbreviated school schedule. This will allow you to meet and greet each of your teachers and walk through the class schedule in preparation for the first day of school. There will also be information about lunch service, clubs and activities.

  • Did you miss Jr. High REGISTRATION? Come by the office as soon as you can to register and pay student fees…lines can get long at Back to School night, avoid the rush and stop by earlier in the day! The office will open at 8:00 AM. You can also pay between 8:00 AM-6:30 PM on Thursday or 8:00 AM-2:00 PM om Friday.
  • 9th graders remember bring your parents to the 2017 SPAIN STUDY ABROAD PARENT MEETING, Wednesday, August 10, 6:00-6:30 PM.

K-6 BACK-TO-SCHOOL NIGHT – Thursday, August 11, 4:00, 5:00, and 6:00 PM. Come and meet your teachers, greet new and old friends, receive important classroom information, sign up for POET activities, committees, and classroom projects. This is an open house format; teachers will be making formal 30 minute presentations about curriculum and class expectations at 4:00 PM, 5:00 PM, and 6:00 PM. Kinder-4th grades will meet in the elementary building, 5th & 6th grades will meet in the 5-9 building.

  • Be sure to login to Gradebook in the afternoon on August 11th to see your assigned teacher!

UNIFORM BUY & SELL (formerly Clothing Exchange)

  • Thursday, August 11, 3:30-7:00 PM
  • Friday, August 12, 10:00 AM-1:00 PM
  • Saturday, August 13, 9:00 AM-2:00 PM

There are still some volunteer spots left! Check availability here:

FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL – Wednesday, August 17. Students should be in their seats by 8:20 AM, students are released at 3:00 PM, Monday-Thursday – on Fridays, students are released at 1:00 PM.


  • K-6 Picture Day (and Jr. High make-up day) – Thursday, September 1
  • Dollar Dress Day – Friday, September 2
  • NDPA Fun Run – Monday, September 19

Check out the monthly calendar: