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Sep 21, 2018

- FUNdraising Auction Fun - Jet Blue Tickets
- Boys Basketball Tryouts
- 7th-9th Swim Party UPDATED - September 28
- NDPA L.E.O. (Let's Eat Out) - Monday, October 1
- Marquee Greetings and Teacher Kudos
- Collect those Box Tops!
- Don't forget to order your yearbook
- POET After-School Activities - K-6 Choir & K-6 STEM
- Upcoming Events & Quick Links

FUNDRAISING AUCTION FUN - Mark your calendars, the 14th Annual FUNdraising Auction is scheduled for April 26, 2019. But you have the opportunity to begin the FUN now! POET will be auctioning TWO ROUND-TRIP AIRLINE TICKETS to anywhere that Jet Blue Flies! This is a great way to travel for the Holidays or Spring Break and benefit the school. The auction will be held on the North Davis Preparatory Facebook Page (, beginning October 2, concluding October 3, at 8:00 PM. Join the Facebook page now and invite your friends, we want everyone to have the opportunity to bid and to learn about our FUNDraising Auction.

BOYS BASKETBALL TRYOUTS will be held in the Jr. High gym on FRIDAY, September 28 from 4:00-5:30 PM, and SATURDAY, September 29 from 1:00-2:30 PM. Competition is fierce, so Coach Noal has stated that athletes need to be there BOTH days or they will not be considered for the team.

7TH-9TH SWIM PARTY - Friday, September 28, from 6:00-8:00 PM at the Layton Surf 'n' Swim. Cost is $4.50 per person.

NDPA L.E.O. (LET'S EAT OUT) - NDPA Families- NDPA’s next LEO Night will be held on October 1, 5:30-7:30 PM @ the Layton Chick-fil-A! This is such a fun venue for our LEO Nights. Bring your family, friends, and neighbors!

MARQUEE GREETINGS - Is your child’s birthday coming up? Want the school to know how awesome your child is? Do you want to celebrate or congratulate your student on an achievement? Or do you want to celebrate your child's 1/2 birthday? Then do it with a Marquee Greeting! Click here to get started…

BOX TOPS - Keep collecting those Box Tops! You can turn them in at the POET desk in either building or register at the Box Tops website to turn them in:

* Elementary code 20030
* Jr. High code 16104


K-6 CHOIR - Tuesdays-3:00-4:00 PM-October 2, 9, (skip Oct. 16 for PTC), 23, 30, November 6, 13,20, 27. $15-Sign-up at the POET Desk.

- November 12, at the Safe Harbor Evergreen Event
- November 17, at Barnes and Noble Day
- December 3, for friends and family

K-6 STEM - We’re back! Come join us after school for STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) activities in the Elementary. Activities will include building and launching rockets, an interactive chemistry activity provided by DoTerra Oils, designing and making circuits, and many more hands-on projects. Each week will be filled with activities that are active, interesting, and relevant to students.

  • Who can come: All students K-6
  • Cost: $40 for 6 weeks, Cash or check only, make checks payable to POET
  • Dates: Thursdays… October 25, November 1, 8, 15, skip 22 for Thanksgiving, 29, and December 6
  • Time: 3:00-4:00 PM
  • Place: NDPA Elementary Library, Gym, and Mrs. Gibson’s classroom Classes limited to the first 24 students who sign-up for each grade level group.
    • 24 Students K-1
    • 24 Students 2-3
    • 24 Students 4-6

Sign-up: ONE DAY ONLY in the Elementary building on Wednesday, October 3.

DOLLAR DRESS DAYS - Parents, please be aware that Dollar Dress Day is the FIRST FRIDAY of each month. The exception to this is if we are out of school on the first Friday, then Dollar Dress Day is moved to the following Friday. FREE Dress Days are usually in conjunction with Lion Pride Week, Spirit Week, and the first day back after Winter Break. If you are ever unsure, please contact the office to verify before sending your student in non-uniform clothing.

  • If you would like to donate for all your student's Dollar Dress Days in advance, you can pay for the rest of the year on the website or in the office for only $8!


Monday, September 24 - AFTER SCHOOL: Science in Action
Monday, September 24 - AWAY Volleyball game vs Hawthorne Academy
Monday, September 24 - HOME Soccer game (Ellison Park) VS APA West Valley
Tuesday, September 25 - AFTER SCHOOL: Mighty Kicks, Spirit Squad, Volleyball practice
Wednesday, September 26 - HOME Volleyball game vs APA West Valley
Wednesday, September 26 - AWAY Soccer game @ Hawthorne
Thursday, September 27 - AFTER SCHOOL: Spirit Squad, Volleyball practice, Jr High Doodle Club, K-6 Zumba
Friday, September 28 - AFTER SCHOOL: Volleyball practice
Friday, September 28 - Science Olympiad Tryouts, 1:30 PM
Friday, September 28 - Boys Basketball Tryouts, 4:00-6:00 PM
Friday, September 28 - 7th-9th Swim Day, 6:00-8:00 PM
Saturday, September 29 - Spirit Squad, 7:00 AM, Volleyball practice, 10:00 AM
Saturday, September 29 - Boys Basketball Tryouts, 1:00-3:00 PM

Monday, October 1 - AFTER SCHOOL: Science in Action
Monday, October 1 - HOME Volleyball game vs Intermountain Christian
Monday, October 1 - AWAY Soccer game @ Ascent, Farmington
Monday, October 1 - LEO Night at Chick-fil-A, 5:30-7:30 PM
Tuesday, October 2 - AFTER SCHOOL: K-6 Choir, Spirit Squad, Volleyball practice
Wednesday, October 3 - K-6 STEM sign ups
Wednesday, October 3 - AFTER SCHOOL: K-6 Art
Wednesday, October 3 - AWAY Volleyball game vs Ascent Farmington
Wednesday, October 3 - AWAY Soccer game @ Legacy Prep
Wednesday, October 3 - NDPA Board Meeting, 6:00 PM
Thursday, October 4 - AFTER SCHOOL: Spirit Squad, Volleyball practice, Jr High Doodle Club, K-6 Zumba
Friday, October 5 - Dollar Dress Day
Friday, October 5 - AFTER SCHOOL: Volleyball practice
Friday, October 5 - Science Olympiad Tryouts, 1:30 PM
Saturday, October 6 - Spirit Squad, 7:00 AM, Volleyball practice, 10:00 AM

* No School, Teacher Prep Day, Monday, October 8
* POET Fall Celebration at Black Island Farms, Thursday, October 11
* Early release for Parent Teacher Conferences, Monday, October 15-Wednesday, October 17
* Fall Break, Thursday, October 18-Friday, October 19

NDPA ALERTS: Text “@k-4alerts” or “@5-9alerts” to 81010. If you have trouble using 81010, try texting to (385) 218-6887.