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Jan 23, 2020

NDPA ¡Qué Pasa! January 23, 2020

- Jump Into Jr. High, Thursday, January 30, 2020
- Immunization Clinic (for those entering 7th grade & kindergarten), Thursday, January 30
- Yearbook Cover Art Contest - ends next week!
- Yearbooks - price increases after January 31
- Yearbook Photo Submissions still wanted
- Photographer Wanted for the Musical
- You should work at NDPA!
- Save the Date: NDPA 15th Annual FUNdraising Auction
- Upcoming Events & Quick Links

JUMP INTO JR. HIGH - Can you believe it's time to think about 7th grade already? Come see what Jr. High at NDPA is all about at our Jump Into Jr. High meeting! You are welcome to bring friends who don't currently attend NDPA, so they can check it out, too. Thursday, January 30, from 7:00-8:00 PM, is the big night to get a tour of the Jr. High, and find out what makes NDPA Jr. High stand out.

7TH GRADE IMMUNIZATION CLINIC - Still need your 7th grade immunizations? Be sure to come to Jump Into Jr. High, on Thursday, January 30, between 6:00-8:30 PM, and visit the Davis County Health Immunization Clinic. 7th graders are required to have TDaP, meningococcal, and varicella (if needed) vaccinations, in order to enter Jr. high. Students getting ready for kindergarten, and any students who are behind on their vaccinations, are also welcome.

YEARBOOK COVER ART CONTEST - Calling all artists to submit your artwork for the Elementary or Jr, High yearbook cover! Entries should be 8.5 x 11 inches, and can be any medium (paint, pencil, markers, crayon, etc.). Turn entries in at the POET desk at the Elementary building, or the front desk at the Jr. High building. Be sure to put your name and grade on the back of your entry, there will be prizes awarded to the top entries in the Elementary and Jr. High! All entries must be turned in by January 31, 2020.

YEARBOOKS - PRICE INCREASE DATE EXTENSION! Because we all are so busy during the holidays, the yearbook staff requested (and was granted) an extension until JANUARY 31 before the price of yearbooks goes up!

Elementary - The cost of Elementary (grades K-6) yearbooks is $14 through January 31, 2020. After that, the cost will increase to $18 until March 13th, 2020. This link is specifically for K-6th grade yearbooks (NDPA order code 20030):

Junior High - Yearbook orders are available online only. The cost of Junior High (grades 7-9) yearbooks is $22, through January 31, 2020; the cost will then increase to $26. This link is specifically for grades 7-9 yearbooks (NDPA order code 16104):

YEARBOOK PHOTO SUBMISSIONS - Thank you all for contributing your photos to the yearbook staff! We are getting some great submissions. Reminder: if you are going to an NDPA event or to after school activities, and are taking photos, please share your pictures with the yearbook staff. For the elementary school (grades 1-6): To share Junior High (grades 7-9) photos:

PHOTOGRAPHER WANTED - Musical Photographer needed! NDPA's spring musical is in need of a photographer, not just on a phone but somewhat professional. Must be available in the evenings during the show week (April 22-25) to take cast pictures for the yearbook, and photograph the show. You would earn approximately 10-15 volunteer hours through this opportunity. Contact Ami Cragun ( or Mrs. Francis ( for more details.

YOU SHOULD WORK AT NDPA! Have you ever wondered how to get a job at this super awesome school of ours? Wonder no longer, here's the link to our Careers page: - We are always looking for cafeteria help and substitute teachers, but we also need teacher assistants and recess aides. Apply today and help make a difference at NDPA.

If you are interested in a job with flexible hours and days, become a substitute for North Davis Prep. Click the link to start your application process:

SAVE THE DATE: NDPA 15TH ANNUAL FUNDRAISING AUCTION (POET's main fundraiser), Friday, March 13, 2020 at the Davis Conference Center.


Friday, January 24 - Jr. High (7th-9th) Game Day, 1:30-3:00 PM
Friday, January 24 - Girls AWAY Basketball game vs Ogden Prep, 4:30 PM
Saturday, January 25 - Spirit Squad practice, 7:00 AM

Monday, January 27 - AFTER-SCHOOL: Girls V & JV basketball practice
Tuesday, January 28 - AFTER-SCHOOL: Spirit Squad (4:00 PM), Girls V & JV basketball practice
Wednesday, January 29 - AFTER-SCHOOL: Karate, Girls V & JV basketball practice
Thursday, January 30 - AFTER-SCHOOL: Spirit Squad, Girls V & JV basketball practice (4:00 PM)
Thursday, January 30 - Girls AWAY Basketball game vs Legacy Prep, 4:30 PM
Thursday, January 30 - Jump Into Jr. High for 6th graders, 7:00 PM
Thursday, January 30 - Elementary Open House, for families interested in attending NDPA, 6:00-7:30 PM
Friday, January 31 - AFTER-SCHOOL: Girls JV & V basketball practice (3:30 PM)
Saturday, February 1 - Spirit Squad practice, 7:00 AM

Monday, February 3 - AFTER-SCHOOL: Girls V & JV basketball practice, 3:30 PM
Tuesday, February 4 - Girls HOME Basketball game vs Legacy Prep, 4:30 PM
Wednesday, February 5 - 8th grade Ski Trip, 8:30-3:00 PM
Wednesday, February 5 - AFTER-SCHOOL: Girls V & JV basketball practice, 3:30 PM
Wednesday, February 5 - NDPA Board Meeting, 6:00 PM
Wednesday, February 5 - Spain Study Abroad Parent Meeting, 6:30 PM
Thursday, February 6 - AFTER-SCHOOL: Girls V & JV basketball practice, 3:30 PM
Friday, February 7 - Dollar Dress Day
Friday, February 7 - AFTER-SCHOOL: Girls V & JV basketball practice, 3:30 PM
Saturday, February 8 - Spirit Squad practice, 7:00 AM

- Picture Make Up Day (for students who didn't get NDPA photos, missed photo day, or need retakes), Wednesday, February 12
- No School, Monday, February 17, for President's Day
- No School for students, Tuesday, February 18, Teacher Professional Development

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