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Oct 05, 2018

NO SCHOOL THIS MONDAY, OCTOBER 8 - Teacher Prep Day

IN THIS EDITION:
-POET Fall Celebration @ Black Island Farms
-Spirit Shirts for Sale in the Elementary
-Parent Teacher Conferences/early out - October 15, 16. 17
-Flu Shot Clinics during PTC
-Book Fair during PTC + volunteer opportunities
-NDPA Job Openings
-Upcoming Events & Quick Links

POET FALL CELEBRATION @ BLACK ISLAND FARMS - Thursday, October 11, 4:30-10:00 PM. Come support our school, hang out with other NDPA families, and have some Fall Celebration fun!

  • Tickets are $5 for maze and courtyard, $8 for maze, courtyard, hayride, and pumpkin; everyone must purchase a ticket to enter.
  • There will be a performance by the NDPA Spirit Squad at 5:00 PM.
  • A magician will perform at 7:00 PM.
  • POET will also have a raffle drawing.

SPIRIT SHIRTS - Now available for sale, NDPA Spirit Shirts for $6! These shirts can be worn on Fridays in lieu of a regular uniform shirt. Child and adult sizes available only at the elementary. Shirts will be available in the elementary during Parent Teacher Conferences.

PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES - Students will have early out (like Friday schedule) Monday, October 15-Wednesday, October 17 for Parent Teacher Conferences.

- Kindergarten will be by appointment only, all 3 days, see your teacher for more information.

-Monday, October 15 will be open house format between 1:30-7:00 PM.
- - 1st-6th grades, students will show you what they've been doing in class and teachers will be available for questions.
- - 7th-9th graders, meet anytime in the jr. high gym, teachers will be available in the gym if you have questions.

-Tuesday, October 16 and Wednesday, October 17 will be by appointment only, please contact the teacher directly to schedule an appointment to meet with them individually.

-NO SCHOOL THURSDAY, OCTOBER 18-FRIDAY, OCTOBER 19.

FLU SHOT CLINICS

  • Davis County Health will be at the elementary building on Monday, October 15, from 2:3 -7:30 PM.
  • Walgreen's will be in the elementary building on Tuesday, October 16, from 2:00-6:00 PM.

SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR DURING PTC – Mark your calendars, the Scholastic Fall Book fair is coming up.

  • Monday October 15 11:00 AM-7:30 PM
  • Tuesday October 16 11:00 AM-7:30 PM
  • Wednesday October 17 11:00 AM-4:30 PM

Stop by and see us in the Elementary Gym!

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES - BOOK FAIR - Sign up to volunteer for a shift that works for you!

Here's how it works in 3 easy steps:
1. Click this link to go to our invitation page on SignUp.com: http://signup.com/login/entry/1186274034088
2. Enter your email address: (You will NOT need to register an account on SignUp.com)
3. Sign up! Choose your spots - SignUp.com will send you an automated confirmation and reminders. Easy!

NDPA JOB OPENINGS

Recess Attendant (Elementary)
Closing date: Open until filled
Part Time: Approximately 25-29 hours per week
Applicant will supervise students and maintain a cooperative atmosphere during recess. Assist in organizing various play activities and games; participate in games to encourage students to take an active part. Establish and maintain a safe environment during recess.
Applicants will have high school diploma, complete a LiveScan Fingerprint and Electronic Background Check in accordance with Utah State Law. Previous experience working with school-aged children a plus. Send resume to Lorie Cherone at lcherone@northdavisprep.org or apply online https://northdavisprep.org/careers.

Teacher Assistant/Recess (Middle/Jr. High School)
Closing Date: Open until Filled
Part Time: Approximately 25-29 hours per week
Applicants will have the equivalent of 48 semester hours of education at an institution of higher education; an associate's degree; OR the ability to pass a Utah State Office of Education approved Para-Professional Test. Applicant will complete a LiveScan Fingerprint and Electronic Background Check in accordance with Utah State Law. Applicant will assist in a variety of forms, such as, but not limited to: working with small groups of students who need extra support, preparing class materials, correct and recording assignments, morning, lunch and afternoon recesses, assist in carpool pick up and drop off and a wide variety of other services.
Send resume to Lorie Cherone at lcherone@northdavisprep.org or apply online https://northdavisprep.org/careers.

Behavior Aide
Closing Date: Open until filled
Part Time: Approximately 25-29 hours per week
Working with elementary-age children who need extra support one-on-one or in small groups including, but not limited to: student breaks in a sensory room, in the lunchroom and outside at recess. Must be comfortable interacting and playing with students, including getting down on the floor, hanging up swing equipment, moving mini trampolines and playing with children on the playground. Will work with and under the guidance of the school’s behavior assistant, occupational therapist and special education staff. Applicant will complete a LiveScan Fingerprint and Electronic Background Check in accordance with Utah State Law. Send resume to Lorie Cherone at lcherone@northdavisprep.org or apply online https://northdavisprep.org/careers.

1st Grade Teacher
Closing Date: Open until filled
Full Time: 40 Hours per week - Start November 2018
Qualified applicants will have a valid Utah Elementary education teaching license (k-6) or Early childhood Education (K-3) or are working towards obtaining licensure through the State Board of Education. Candidates who hold certifications or endorsements to teach multiple subjects are strongly encouraged to apply. Prior teaching experience is preferred. Send resume to Lorie Cherone at lcherone@northdavisprep.org or apply online https://northdavisprep.org/careers.

Kitchen Assistant
Closing Date: Open until filled
Part Time: 3 days per week (10:30am – 1:30PM or 11:00AM – 2:00PM depending on school site)
Work with and under the guidance of the Director of Nutrition. Applicant will be part of the team that nourishes students' bodies and minds, and helps them be ready to learn in the classroom. Applicants will have a valid Food Handlers permit or are working towards obtaining and will complete a LiveScan Fingerprint and Electronic Background Check in accordance with Utah State Law.
Send resume to LaRetta Foxley at lfoxley@northdavisprep.org or apply online https://northdavisprep.org/careers.

Substitute Teachers
Closing Date: Open until filled
Part Time: Not to exceed 29 hours per week.
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.
Applicant will complete a LiveScan Fingerprint and Electronic Background Check in accordance with Utah State Law. Previous experience working with school-aged children a plus. Send resume to Lorie Cherone at lcherone@northdavisprep.org or apply online https://northdavisprep.org/careers.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Monday, October 8 - NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS - Teacher Prep Day
Monday, October 8 - Basketball practice, 4:00 PM
Monday, October 8 - Soccer Finals, Woodward Park, Layton, 4:30 PM
Tuesday, October 9 - 4th grade field trip, This is the Place, 8:45 AM
Tuesday, October 9 - AFTER SCHOOL: K-6 Choir, Spirit Squad
Wednesday, October 10 - AFTER SCHOOL: K-6 Art
Wednesday, October 10 - Basketball practice, 4:00 PM
Thursday, October 11 - AFTER SCHOOL: Spirit Squad, Doodle Club
Thursday, October 11 - POET Fall Celebration at Black Island Farms, 4:30-9:00
Friday, October 12 - AFTER SCHOOL: Science Olympiad Practice
Friday, October 12 - Basketball practice, 4:00 PM
Saturday, October 13 - Spirit Squad, 7:00 AM
Saturday, October 13 - Basketball practice, 10:00 AM

Monday, October 15-Wednesday, October 17 - Early out
Monday, October 15 - Parent Teacher Conference Open House for all grades, 1:30-7:00 PM
Tuesday, October 16 - Parent Teacher Conferences, by appointment only
Tuesday, October 16 - Spirit Squad practice, 4:00 PM
Tuesday, October 16 - Spain Study Abroad meeting, 6:30 PM
Wednesday, October 17 - Parent Teacher Conferences, by appointment only
Thursday, October 18-Friday, October 19 - NO SCHOOL - FALL BREAK
Saturday, October 20 - Spirit Squad, 7:00 AM

MARK YOUR CALENDARS:
- Make up Photo Day, Tuesday, October 23
- 7th-9th Halloween Dance, Friday, October 26, 7:00 PM
- 4th & 6th grades "Spooktacular" lunch with parents

NDPA ANNUAL CALENDAR: https://northdavisprep.org/uploads/document/attachment/74/2018-2019-Calendar-BOARD-APPROVED-2-21-18-NDPA.pdf
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