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Mar 01, 2019

¡NDPA...Qué Pasa! March 1, 2019


-NDPA L.E.O. Night, THIS MONDAY, March 4
-Parent Teacher Conferences, March 6 & 7
-FUNdraising Auction - Get a taste of silent auction bidding now!
-NDPA Board of Directors position available
-Be Part of Every Thing! Join the 2019-20 POET Board
-Scholastic Book Fair Volunteers Wanted
-2019-2020 School Year Calendar
-Upcoming Events & Quick Links

NDPA L.E.O. NIGHT THIS MONDAY - NDPA’s next LEO Night is on Monday, March 4th 5:30-7:30 @ Chick-fil-A in Layton. Bring your friends and family and enjoy chicken nuggets, chicken sandwiches and all the other yumminess they offer!


-Wednesday, March 6, student led open house for 1st-6th grades, 1:30-7:00 PM, teacher dinner time 4:30-5:30 PM.
-Thursday, March 7, by appointment, please contact your teacher(s) to schedule.
-Kindergarten, please contact your teacher for information on scheduling.
-Friday, March 8, NO SCHOOL

- - Don't forget to visit the Book Fair, Clothing Sale, FUNdraising Silent Auction, and help logging your volunteer hours at the Elementary! - -

BOOK FAIR VOLUNTEERS wanted! Sign up today at

NDPA UNIFORM SALE - How did that shirt get too small? Where did that hole come from? What happened to your hoodie?! If you find yourself asking these questions then we have good news! There will be a POET Uniform Sale on Wednesday, March 6, 1:30-7:00 PM, and Thursday, March 7, 1:30-5 pm. Gently used uniforms (Shirts $2, Pants $3) and NDPA Hoodies ($5) will be available. We will accept uniform donations (clean and hole free), but at this sale we will ONLY be selling POET owned clothes. Contact/text Katherine (801-725-2557) with any questions.

-Volunteers wanted for the sale! Sign up here:

FUNDRAISING AUCTION - Get a taste of silent auction bidding like we have at our Annual FUNdraising Auction!

Visit the elementary gym during the Student Guided Conferences (PTC) and bid on two certificates for tax preparation each worth $100 off. The auction will begin Wednesday, March 6 and end Thursday, March 7.

Rules: Minimum bid $15. Bid increments in $10.00. Bids only accepted on the auction form found in the elementary gym.

Certificate must be redeemed by April 15, 2019 at the Clearfield office. Top two bids will win the certificates. $100 off per person.

We are grateful for this contribution to the POET FUNdraising auction, please note that POET does not claim knowledge of or responsibility for the services offered by this donor.

Be sure to mark your calendars for the FUNdraising Auction on April 26!

NDPA BOARD OF DIRECTORS - Position Available

North Davis Preparatory Academy Board of Directors requests all interested candidates submit a letter of intent and resume outlining their skills and qualifications to be a board member no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 15th by email to:

Successful Candidates Must:
-Understand and support the Charter of NDPA (see NDPA website or Jr. High Office)
-Understand the importance of team leadership.
-Understand the roles and responsibilities of a Board Member
-Understand and support the NDPA Board Constitution.
-Must clear a background check.
-Be willing to attend meetings as required and fulfill responsibilities associated with the position.

See this link for more information:

A selection of candidates will be chosen and interviewed at a Board Meeting. The Board position(s) will be determined by a majority vote from the Board of Directors. The current Board Members will be making the final decision on new Board Member positions.

Please direct any questions to the Board Chair, Jennifer Bazzano ( or Dawn Kawaguchi (

POET IS NOW ACCEPTING 2019-20 BOARD APPLICATIONS – We need YOU to be “PART OF EVERY THING” (POET)!!! POET is now recruiting for the 2019-2020 Board. POET’s purpose is to be the “organizers, fundraisers, facilitators, volunteers, and enthusiastic cheering section at the programs and events that make NDPA unique and strong.

-Available positions vary from 20 hours a month to 5 hours a month; hours vary depending on the position and month of the year.
-Applications can be found at the POET desks or print a copy here:
-Please submit your application to the POET box by Tuesday, March 05 at 9:00 AM.

NDPA'S OUTSTANDING STUDENTS - Alfredo G. was a finalist in the Annual Charter Storytelling Festival, which gave him the opportunity to participate in the WSU Storytelling Festival on the stage at Peery's Egyptian Theater. Congratulations, Alfredo!

2019-2020 NDPA SCHOOL YEAR CALENDAR - Need to plan ahead for that vacation, family reunion, or "sick day?" Here's the annual calendar for the upcoming school year!


Monday, March 4 - AFTER SCHOOL: Musical, Spirit Squad practice, 6:00 PM
Monday, March 4 - Faculty vs Girls Basketball, 4:00 PM - Jr. Spirit Squad performance during half-time
Monday, March 4 - Girls Basketball Banquet, 5:30 PM
Monday, March 4 - NDPA LEO Night at Chick-fil-A, 5:30-7:30 PM
Tuesday, March 5 - Spain Study Abroad Parent Meeting, 6:30 PM
Wednesday, March 6 - EARLY OUT - release times: 10:30 for AM Kinder; 1:00 for PM Kinder through 6th grade; 1:10 PM for grades 7-9
Wednesday, March 6 - Parent Teacher Conference Open House, 1:30-4:30 & 5:30-7:30 PM
Wednesday, March 6 - Scholastic Book Fair, 1:00-7:00 PM
Thursday, March 7 - EARLY OUT - release times: 10:30 for AM Kinder; 1:00 for PM Kinder through 6th grade; 1:10 PM for grades 7-9
Thursday, March 7 - Parent Teacher Conference, by appointment only - please contact your student's teacher to schedule
Thursday, March 7 - Scholastic Book Fair, 1:00-5:00 PM
Friday, March 8 - NO SCHOOL - Teacher Comp Day
Saturday, March 9 - Spirit Squad, 7:00 AM
Saturday, March 9 - Science Olympiad (mandatory), 10:00 AM

Sunday, March 10 - Daylight Savings "Spring Forward"
Monday, March 11 - AFTER SCHOOL: Musical
Tuesday, March 12 - Spain Study Abroad/Caseros "Abroad at Home" student trips begin
Wednesday, March 13 - 9th grade Caseros at Solomon Center
Wednesday, March 13 - AFTER SCHOOL: Musical, K-6 Pound
Thursday, March 14 - 9th grade Caseros hiking
Thursday, March 14 - AFTER SCHOOL: STEM, JH Doodle Club, Spirit Squad
Thursday, March 14 - 5th grade Patriotic program, 6:00 PM
Thursday, March 14 - POET meeting, 6:30 PM
Friday, March 15 - Spirit Squad practice, 7:00 AM
Friday, March 15 - AFTER SCHOOL: Musical, Science Olympiad
Friday, March 15 - Zion's Campout Parent Meeting, 2:00 PM
Saturday, March 16 - Spirit Squad, 7:00 AM


-Spring Break, April 1-5

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