NDPA ¡Que Pasa! April 19, 2022
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IN THIS EDITION:
- Apply for POET VP!
- Spelling Bee Winner
- Ciencia en Accion - Utah this Friday
- POET Fundraising Fiesta! This Friday!
- The Little Mermaid Tickets Available at the Door
- LEO Night at Noodles May 10
- 2022 STEM Summer Camp PreK - 6th Grade
- Waterford Now Accepting Applications Year Round
- Calendar of Events & Mark Your Calendars
- Quick Links
APPLY FOR POET VP!
Would you like to have a positive impact at NDPA? Consider being Vice President for our 2022-2023 POET Board. The duties of VP are: "The Vice President shall be a member of the POET board, and in the absence of the President, shall perform the duties of the President. The Vice President shall be an aide to the President and perform such duties as are assigned by the President or the POET Board. After serving one (1) term as Vice President, the Vice President shall automatically assume the office of the President the following year." In regards to "duties as assigned," currently the VP has been overseeing the Book Fairs, LEO nights, Barnes & Noble Day, the elementary marquee, and participating in the POET/Admin meetings. It is also beneficial for the VP to attend the POET sponsored events (Fall Fiesta/Fun Run, FUNdraising Fiesta Auction, Field Day, etc.)
From Jennie Burbidge, current POET President: "I have loved working with POET and I can confidently say that the person who is VP will have a great opportunity working with the President and Board this upcoming year. It has been a great way to get involved in the school and know how we can make positive changes and contributions for our teachers and kids! POET truly is a great force for good at NDPA and it has been a pleasure to work with the dedicated individuals of the POET Board! Please let me know if you are interested by replying to firstname.lastname@example.org "
POET BOARD APPLICATIONS – We need YOU to be “PART OF EVERYTHING” (POET)!!! POET is now recruiting for the 2022-2023 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. Please submit your application to the POET box by March 31st, 2022 at 9:00 AM.
Board Application link: https://northdavisprep.org/uploads/document/attachment/353/board_application_2022-2023.pdf
POET VP Application link: https://northdavisprep.org/uploads/document/attachment/354/POET_VP_application_22-23.pdf
SPELLING BEE WINNER
On April 12th, Sigma Delta Pi held it's 7th Annual Spanish Spelling Bee and Language Competition. Ximena Lopez from NDPA won 2nd Place in the competition! Well done, Ximena!
CIENCIA EN ACCION - UTAH
Friday April 22, 2022
Ciencia en Accion in Utah is a science fair expo conducted by Spanish DLI students in 4th, 5th, and 6th grade. The purpose is to provide Spanish DLI students grades 4th - 6th an opportunity to demonstrate Spanish language skills and science knowledge to peers and the public. Located at the Davis Conference Center Ballroom. More information to come later as the event gets nearer.
POET FUNDRAISING FIESTA
Friday, April 22, 2022 @5:30 PM at the Davis Conference Center in Layton
NDPA Family & Friends! You are all invited to our Fundraising Party this Friday April 22,2022 at the Davis Confrence Center.
Doors will open at 5:30pm and the Live Music from the Diamond Empire Band will start at 6pm
Tickets are for sale the day of the event at the doors.
$30.00 family pass
Price will be
Silent Auction from 5:30-8pm. Make sure you come place a bid for your class basket.
Raffle drawings throughout the night, dancing and face painting, Leo the lion will also be coming so make sure to get a photo with him.
Party ends at 9pm
Paying options day of the event
Venmo, Cash or Square
See you all at the Fundraiser~ All funds raised go to your kids and to benefit the school.
THE LITTLE MERMAID TICKETS
What do they got? A lot of sand,
We got a hot crustacean band,
Each little clam here,
Know how to jam here,
Under the sea!
General Admission Tickets for NDPA's Theater Production of The Little Mermaid Jr. will be available at the door. Tickets cannot be purchased online. Performances are May 4th, 5th, 6th, & 7th; each at 7PM.
All Tickets are $7.
LEO NIGHT AT NOODLES MAY 10TH
2022 STEM SUMMER CAMP PREK-6TH GRADE
Come one, come all to Adventures in STEM Summer Camp!
These camps are for students ages 4-12, any child can come they do not need to attend NDPA. Invite your friends!
1 Week Only!
June 20-23, 2022
All camps taught by licensed teachers!
Daily themes include: Incredible Inventions, Building and Bots, Oozy, Odd and Amazing Animals and more!
Daily themes include: Wacky World of Science, Rockin’ Robotics, Master Builders 101 and much, much more!
Daily themes include: Ozbots, 3D Doodlers, Lego WeDo (Lego Robotics), plus, many more Super Science Adventures!
We also have some “Specialty” Camps
Bloxels, where you get to design, create and play your own video game!
And Lego Robotics - Come and learn how to make your lego creation come alive! (Similar Camp at Thanksgiving Point for over $200)
Find all information here: https://adventuresinstem.org/
WATERFORD IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS YEAR ROUND
Waterford is a learning platform for young children and is now accepting applications on their website at waterford.org/upstart on a year-round basis! This means families no longer need to wait to apply. Waterford software can be used both at home or in a group setting, offering 15 minutes a day of adaptive educational reading software instruction that is designed to work alongside all learning pathways.
Ayude a su hijo a comenzar el Kinder con confianza fomentando el amor por el aprendizaje en el hogar. Utilice Waterford Upstart en la computadora con su hijo durante 15 minutos al dia. Computadora y acceso a Internet gratuitos si su familia califica. Las familias pueden participar en el programa sin costo.
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Tuesday, April 19 - After School Art (Last Day!)
Wednesday, April 20 -
Thursday, April 21 - After School STEM (Last Day!)
Friday, April 22 - Ciencia en Accion; FUNdraising Fiesta
Monday, April 25 -
Tuesday, April 26 -
Wednesday, April 27 -
Thursday, April 28 -
Friday, April 29 -
MARK YOUR CALENDARS
May 1st - Immersion Lottery Opens
May 2nd through May 6th - Kindergarten Assessments (No Kinder Classes)
May 3rd - 8th Grade Planetarium Field Trip (see your Science teacher for info)
May 4th - 7th Little Mermaid Jr. Play Dates at 7pm each night
May 26th - Last Day of School!
2021-22 ANNUAL SCHOOL CALENDAR: https://northdavisprep.org/uploads/document/attachment/281/2021-2022_Calendar_NDPA.pdf
POET VOLUNTEER APPLICATION: helpcounterweb.com/welcome/?en=270683085
LOG VOLUNTEER HOURS (after completing POET volunteer application above): helpcounterweb.com/ci/volunteer
NDPA ON FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/northdavisprep/
POET on INSTAGRAM: poet.ndpa
BOX TOPS: http://www.boxtops4education.com/bonusapp
AMAZON SMILE: Make your purchases through smile.amazon.com, and they give a % back to NDPA at no additional cost to you!
FREE & REDUCED SCHOOL LUNCH: Apply online via your Aspire login
FEE WAIVER APPLICATION: https://www.schools.utah.gov/file/d90e7726-f4fa-47f1-a369-d82aa59691c9
(EN ESPAÑOL: https://www.schools.utah.gov/file/011fab88-e3d2-4116-b723-e4bef6f10b1b)
COVID UPDATE - https://coronavirus.utah.gov/case-counts/ - Once at this link, click on "schools" along the bar at the top. Scroll down. In the search box, type "North Davis Preparatory Academy."