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NPS Family Fun Night

NPS Family Fun Night hosts

Zoodles
Animal Education Program

Thursday, February 21st
5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Presentation begins at 5:00 p.m. in the gym with a meal following.

This is fun for the whole family, but we are wild about moms. 

Come check out the animals and get a photo taken in our
Safari Photo Booth.

Turtle     bird     snake

Kids Heart Challenge Heart hero

This year, we’re launching the Kids Heart Challenge at Newport Primary.  It’s your child’s chance to be a Heart Hero by learning about heart health, spreading the word and raising funds to save other children.  Have your child go to heart.org/kidsheartchallenge so they can take one of the three challenges and email family and friends to ask for donations.  Your child will also receive a packet in PE to collect donations.  The #kidsheartchallenge will end on February 28th and students need to return their packets from February 25 – 28.  Thank you for supporting the physical and emotional well –being of our students and the American Heart Association.

Your Child's Digital Tattoo Social Media

Attention All Newport Parents!
21st Century Presents:
SOCIAL MEDIA
Your Child's Digital Tattoo
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 21ST
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
AT NEWPORT HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORUIM

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Career Night

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Music In Our Schools Month miosm

The 26th Annual Music In Our Schools Month Concert Series

March 13th 2:00 p.m. Kindergarten Concert

March 21st 2:00 p.m. 1st Grade Concert

March 28th 2:00 p.m. 2nd Grade Concert

Family and friends are welcome to attend.

If your child would like a cd to practice their songs just send a blank cd to Ms. Bacon and she will put their songs on it.

The NPS 2nd grade chorus will be performing at the Florence Mall with the NIS chorus and the NHS percussion ensemble on Tuesday, March 26, 2019, at 1:30 p.m.

First Grade Community Service Learning Project we're loving it

As a community service learning project, the First Grade Class at NPS will be collecting pull tabs to donate to Cincinnati’s Ronald McDonald House. We’re helping keep families together when it matters most, and we’re giving the students the joy of giving and teaching our students the value of recycling!

Ronald McDonald House provides a “home away from home” for the families of critically ill children seeking medical treatment at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. Pull tabs are recycled to earn money to help provide all the comforts of “home” to these families. NPS can also earn rewards for participating in this program. Our goal is to become a member of the Thanks a Million Club by collecting 1,000 pounds of tabs and earn a visit from Ronald McDonald himself! We can also earn certificates of appreciation and gifts for increments of 250 and 500 pounds.

Students can start bringing tabs to school ASAP. We will be having a friendly competition among first grade classrooms.  Each class will weigh the tabs that they have collected each week on a balance scale and help in creating a graph in our hallway showing how much each room has collected. The classroom with the most by MONDAY, MAY 6th , will win a class McDonald’s shake party during school hours.

 

Thanks for all of your support,

The First Grade Teachers

 

Kindergarten Readiness

These are the skills that new kindergarten students are expected to be able to do!  If you have a young child in your home or community, you can help by practicing these skills with them!

Getting Ready for Kindergarten

NIS NURSE PRACTITIONER HOURS CHANGING Nurse
  • Nurse Practitioner has changed days from Friday to Wednesday.
  • She will be available in School Base Clinic Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
  • She will no longer be working in clinic on Fridays. 
  • Hours will remain the same 8:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.

Please call (859) 291-1910  or e-mail Kim Weaver at kim.weaver@newport.kyschools.us with any questions.

Adopt A Class Spotlight spotlight

The Clerk’s Office of United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, through Adopt A Class, partnered with Mrs. Naomie Dean’s second-grade class this year.  Once a month we visit the classroom for one hour to share our experiences and learn from each other.  In January, we learned about different types of bridges, built bridges, and tested them to see how much weight they could sustain before they collapsed.  Fun was had by all!  Over the next three months, we will learn about each branch of the federal government.  First, we will learn about the Executive Branch, how to become President, and what the President’s powers are.  Next, we will learn about the Legislative Branch and write and (maybe) pass a bill!  Finally, we will find out what the Judicial Branch does and get fitted for a judge’s robe.

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NEED HELP WITH YOUR HOME HEATING COSTS THIS WINTER? Warm House

The 2019 Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Crisis Component begins January 7, 2019 and ends March 29, 2019 or until all funds are expended, whichever comes first. The program is open to income eligible households who are responsible for their home heating costs. The Crisis Component of LIHEAP does require a disconnect notice OR a current bill with a past due amount for metered utilities; or for households to be within 4 days of running out of bulk fuel. For 2019, NKCAC will participate in a program that will allow a current bill with a past due amount on your metered utility bill to meet the crisis definition. Households interested in applying for the program can call the auto- scheduler for an appointment at 859-439-4004 or 502-991-8390 and follow the prompts OR schedule online at nkcac.cascheduler.com anytime at your convenience. 

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NIS Partnered with United Way and Born Learning Academy Born Learning

The bornlearning® Academy is a series of workshops for families with at least one child younger than 5. Together, we learn how we can prepare our children for school, starting when they are born. We have dinner with our families, break out into groups and learn how to Turn Everyday Moments into Learning Opportunities.

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