Daily Announcements

Good morning Newtown High School! Today is Thrilling Thursday June 14, 2018, and it's an E day! The order is 4, 3, 2, 1, 8, 7. Please stop in the hallways and stand for the pledge. I pledge allegiance, to the flag, of the United States of America. And to the republic, for which it stands, one nation, under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all. Please remain standing for a moment of silence. (10 sec) Thank you!

There will be a boys cross country meeting today right after school in D097. Contact Mr. Strait if you have any questions.

Attention all sophomores who are signed up to take AP Language and Composition next year. The AP Lang summer assignment is now available on the School Counseling website under Program of Studies. Please view the assignment prior to the end of the school year so that you may address questions before the summer. If you have questions, please see Mrs. Marks, Ms. Kaplan or Mrs. Hanna in the English Department.

To all students taking AP US History during the 2018-9 school year, there will be a mandatory meeting after school today in room F122. Summer work will be given. If you are unable to attend, please contact Mr. Foss in advance to schedule an alternative time. AP Psychology summer work is available on Mr. Pescarmona's and Mrs. Metz's websites. Please contact one of them if you have any questions. Students taking AP Economics next year should see Mrs. Kiely's website for the required summer assignment.

The Incoming Senior VIP Parking Spot Giveaway is back. Entry submissions will start Friday, June 8th and ends June 15th. For just $5, you could possibly be randomly selected to get prime parking space as an Incoming Senior and avoid the wait in line and the cost for a regular parking spot. Forms and collection box will be in the NHS Main Office starting Friday, June 8th. You can also purchases chances to win on Eventbrite site. - look for NHS Incoming Senior VIP Parking Giveaway.

All students interested in taking AP Literature next year should stop by the English office to sign in and receive a copy of summer work for the class. You may stop at any time between now and the end of the year. If you have any questions about the assignment, please contact Dr. Toby, Mrs. Parsons, or Mr. Thomas as soon as possible.

There will be a short meeting for anyone taking AP Environmental science next year today after school in F212. If you cannot make it to the meeting, please pick up the summer assignment from either Mrs Baumgartner or Ms Paulsson starting on Monday, June 11. The assignment will also be posted on their websites.

The Jr Newtown Action Alliance will be holding a final meeting for this school year today from 2:30-3:30 in Room B264. Anyone who is interested should attend.

This years yearbook pickup location has been relocated and is no longer in A104. If you have not picked up your book yet or are unsure if you have bought one, visit the AP Office before the end of this school year. Thanks! Don't forget that it is not too late to buy the spring supplement. The spring supplement contains everything that comes after the yearbook including but not limited to spring sports, prom, and many other unique events. If you are interested in buying one please e-mail the official yearbook email or talk to Mrs. Violette in A104. Come and join

Relay For Life this Saturday June 16th from 5pm-5am at the Blue and Gold Stadium. Feel free to join or make a team for the day of the event. For more information go to www.RelayForLife.org/NewtownCT. Thank you and have a Thrilling Thursday!