Wednesday, April 10


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Today Celebrates: Golfer’s Day and National Siblings Day!

Lunch for today includes: Crispy Chicken Tenders, Bacon Cheeseburger, Roasted Sweet Potato Chips, Seasoned Green Beans, Chilled Peaches, and Milk.

Underclassman! Spring Portraits will take place on Friday, April 12th. Lifetouch will be here to capture your picture. Order forms were distributed during homeroom Friday, and extras are available in the main office and in the DNN studio. Please see Mr. Thompson with any questions.

Attention prom goers! The 2019 prom tickets are on sale now! Tickets are $50 this week but that price increases to $55 next week. Before you can buy a prom ticket you must fill out an “I’m Debtless” form. These forms are located outside the Media Center. You must get signed off that you have no Media Center, No school debt and your class dues are paid up.

Class dues and school debts will be collected every day DURING LUNCH SHIFTS ONLY! Again class dues and school debts will only be collected during lunch. DO NOT go to the front office to pay any debts, you will be turned away and told to pay during lunch.

Additionally, if you are bringing an out of school guest you must pick up a form and have it filled out and returned by the guest’s school before you can purchase a prom ticket. Those forms are also located outside of the media center. If you have any questions see Mr Greenwood in C174 inbetween classes.

Attention NHS new inductees: This is just a friendly reminder that we will have our first general meeting TODAY, Wednesday, April 10th. We will begin promptly at 2:45 and the meeting will last no later than 3 o’clock. Officer nominations will take place this Friday and elections will take place on Tuesday, April 16th. Plan accordingly. See everyone on Wednesday.

Art Club begins for the Spring session this Thursday. We will be taking our club photo for the yearbook. Be prepared to talk about your favorite artwork from the National Gallery and Hirshhorn trip. Please see Mrs. Fardelmann if you have questions.

Calling all writers! The Peggy Hevel Memorial Writing Contest happens during Poetry Month. Cash prizes awarded in Poetry, Short Story, and One Act Play categories. Pick up a rules and cover sheet from the media center or any English teacher. Write your way to some spring cash. All entries are due April 30, at 3:00 PM. Don’t forget the Creative Writing Cafe and the Seahawk Writing Center are there to help. Good Luck.

The time is now for a free, that’s right, FREE, spring read. During lunch, make sure to peruse the free books outside the cafeteria. Take one for your spring break reading pleasure. They will be available outside the lunch room while supplies last. Yes, they are free and they are yours to keep or pass to a friend when finished. Enjoy, courtesy of NEHS book drive.

Would you like to see your favorite administrator in a Prom Dress? What about ALL the administrators in a Prom Dress? How much we raise determines who we see in a Prom Dress. Donate NOW during lunch shifts! Starting in increments of one hundred dollars, see Dr. Bunting, Mr. Green, Mr. Sites, Mr. Hill and Mrs. Cater dance through the cafeteria on April 26th. Sponsored by NEHS and SGA.

Atlantic Athlete Outreach is having a used sports equipment drive starting TODAY, Monday, April 8, and continuing until Thursday, April 18. Each item is one point and the winning class gets doughnuts. NO SHOES! Any shoes donated will not count for points. Please contact Mrs. Purnell with any questions.

For Sports:

At 3:30 PM Boys and Girls Bocce play at Parkside – dismissal at 2:15

At 4:00 PM Girls and Boys Track competes at Parkside – dismissal at 2:15

At 4:00 PM Boys Varsity Lacrosse battles North Caroline at home

At 5:30 PM Boys JV Lacrosse plays North Caroline at home

Remember to base your decisions on the Decatur Way principles. Pride, Achievement, Respect, and Responsibility. Have a Wonderful Wednesday Decatur!