Daily Announcements

Good morning Newtown High School! Today is Firm Friday, December 7th, 2018, and it’s a C day! The order is 5, 6, 7, 8, 1, 2. 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 s) Thank you!


Hey everybody! Another chance to do something good for someone else. Interact is sponsoring a Toys for Tots drive this week and next. Bring in unopened toys and they will be distributed to children in need. Boxes are in the main office, F-wing office, Counseling office, and Mrs. Dietter's room, F118. Help children in need!


The Chess Club will meet after school today in room A203. Newcomers are always welcome!


The Fandom Club will be meeting after school today in room A202. We will be watching and discussing an episode of She-Ra. Everyone is welcome!


Do you want to talk to new people? Get real advice from people on issues that matter to you? Talk to a senior citizen who isn’t your grandparent? Come to Intergenerational Collaborative Connection’s panel after school today to learn, meet new people, and make connections!


Who likes to save money? How about close to 30 dollars? If you enroll in the CPR and first aid certification course, you will not only get a legal document verifying your newfound skills, but also gain potentially life-saving information! For only 45 dollars, NHS EMS is offering an important certification course tomorrow. This offer is not only to Newtown High School students! Teachers, staff, family, and friends are welcome as well. Please email [email protected] to reserve your seat before spots fill up. There are only ten seats left!


The mandatory Unified Basketball partner meeting is next Monday, December 10th after school in B150. Anyone interested in being a partner on the Unified Basketball team this season must attend the meeting!


Attention all seniors! The official deadline for senior sibling and remember-when photos is Monday, December 31st. Send all photos to the yearbook email, [email protected] to have your photos featured.


Thank you and have a firm Friday!





 


 

 

Good morning Newtown High School! Today is Faithful Friday, September 7th, 2018, and it’s a G day! The order is 2, 1, 8, 7, 6, 5. 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!

This year's fall drama is The Crucible! Call-backs will be held today.


The Chess Club will hold it first meeting of the school year after school today in room A203. Returning club members can catch up with each other and newcomers are also welcome!


A reminder about tonight’s football game vs. New Fairfield at 7:00:

We want to have the biggest turnout possible, and we want everyone to have fun and be safe. Remember: Nobody can enter the stadium before 6 PM, all student tickets are $3 and can be purchased ahead of time in the AD office, and no bags, bottles, baby powder or re-entry are permitted (small purses are fine). Thanks and we hope to have a huge turnout tonight!


Are you a female who enjoys singing? Then girls’ acapella is the club for you. Auditions are next Tuesday, September 11th in the choir room C186. Please prepare a one minute excerpt from your favorite song. Hope to see you there!


Game Design Club: We will have our first meeting before school next Wednesday, September 12th starting at 7:30. Everyone is welcome to attend the meeting, no sign up required, just show up to room A110.


Newtown High School's Gay-Straight Alliance will begin meeting after school next Wednesday, September 12th in B232. If you have any questions at all, please see Mrs. English in the English office. All are welcome!


For those of you interested in the Literary Magazine, ROAST, please know that its first meeting has been rescheduled to next Thursday, September 13th. The meeting is still in B236 at 2:30, and all are welcome!


Are you interested in politics and government, at the local and national level? Join the Young Democrats to get involved in town elections and meetings, advocate for progressive issues, and learn more about the government and politics of today. Our first meeting will be before school, Monday, September 17th in room B232- see you there!


ATTENTION SENIORS: The senior class photo is scheduled for Friday, September 21st at 8:30 AM at Blue & Gold Stadium. Seniors should be at the stadium promptly at 8:30 AM for their group photograph by Lifetouch. Order envelopes will be available in Advisory and extra forms will be in the Assistant Principals’ office. Seniors, mark your calendars and be part of the Class of 2019 photo on September 21st at 8:30 AM at Blue & Gold stadium!


Calling all seniors! There are only a few opportunities left to get your senior portrait taken. If you do not get your portrait taken at one of the remaining sessions, then your portrait will not be featured in the yearbook. Find your appointment on the list hanging on the AP windows. Also, seniors, make sure to take the student and teacher superlatives surveys, senior favorites survey, and senior quote survey on Naviance before October 1st! AND EVERYONE MAKE SURE TO BUY YOUR YEARBOOK!


If you’re interested in technology, video games, or just want a fun club to be in, come join the Newtown Tech Team. They meet every Monday and Thursday right after school in C080. Hope to see you there!


Interested in learning coding or just hanging out with a bunch of programmers? Coding Club is open to everyone, even if you have no experience! Stop by A104 on Wednesdays after school any time until 4!


NHS students: In the event that Newtown High School practices an evacuation drill, please proceed to the turf field and look for your Advisory teachers. They will be standing on one of the numbered lines on the turf. Please line up with your Advisory classmates.


The HAWKS Honor Association is dedicated to service to Newtown High School. HHA members assist at a variety of school functions, including Open House, Middle School Panel, Eighth Grade Parent Night, and parent conferences. If you are a current sophomore, junior, or senior, you are eligible to apply for the 2018-2019 school year. Students must have an 80 average with no courses failed. Please see the club’s website for an online application. If you have any questions, please see Dr. Hoag in room F103 or email her.


Thank you and have a faithful Friday!

Good morning Newtown High School! Today is Faithful Friday, September 7th, 2018, and it’s a G day! The order is 2, 1, 8, 7, 6, 5. 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!

This year's fall drama is The Crucible! Call-backs will be held today.


The Chess Club will hold it first meeting of the school year after school today in room A203. Returning club members can catch up with each other and newcomers are also welcome!


A reminder about tonight’s football game vs. New Fairfield at 7:00:

We want to have the biggest turnout possible, and we want everyone to have fun and be safe. Remember: Nobody can enter the stadium before 6 PM, all student tickets are $3 and can be purchased ahead of time in the AD office, and no bags, bottles, baby powder or re-entry are permitted (small purses are fine). Thanks and we hope to have a huge turnout tonight!


Are you a female who enjoys singing? Then girls’ acapella is the club for you. Auditions are next Tuesday, September 11th in the choir room C186. Please prepare a one minute excerpt from your favorite song. Hope to see you there!


Game Design Club: We will have our first meeting before school next Wednesday, September 12th starting at 7:30. Everyone is welcome to attend the meeting, no sign up required, just show up to room A110.


Newtown High School's Gay-Straight Alliance will begin meeting after school next Wednesday, September 12th in B232. If you have any questions at all, please see Mrs. English in the English office. All are welcome!


For those of you interested in the Literary Magazine, ROAST, please know that its first meeting has been rescheduled to next Thursday, September 13th. The meeting is still in B236 at 2:30, and all are welcome!


Are you interested in politics and government, at the local and national level? Join the Young Democrats to get involved in town elections and meetings, advocate for progressive issues, and learn more about the government and politics of today. Our first meeting will be before school, Monday, September 17th in room B232- see you there!


ATTENTION SENIORS: The senior class photo is scheduled for Friday, September 21st at 8:30 AM at Blue & Gold Stadium. Seniors should be at the stadium promptly at 8:30 AM for their group photograph by Lifetouch. Order envelopes will be available in Advisory and extra forms will be in the Assistant Principals’ office. Seniors, mark your calendars and be part of the Class of 2019 photo on September 21st at 8:30 AM at Blue & Gold stadium!


Calling all seniors! There are only a few opportunities left to get your senior portrait taken. If you do not get your portrait taken at one of the remaining sessions, then your portrait will not be featured in the yearbook. Find your appointment on the list hanging on the AP windows. Also, seniors, make sure to take the student and teacher superlatives surveys, senior favorites survey, and senior quote survey on Naviance before October 1st! AND EVERYONE MAKE SURE TO BUY YOUR YEARBOOK!


If you’re interested in technology, video games, or just want a fun club to be in, come join the Newtown Tech Team. They meet every Monday and Thursday right after school in C080. Hope to see you there!


Interested in learning coding or just hanging out with a bunch of programmers? Coding Club is open to everyone, even if you have no experience! Stop by A104 on Wednesdays after school any time until 4!


NHS students: In the event that Newtown High School practices an evacuation drill, please proceed to the turf field and look for your Advisory teachers. They will be standing on one of the numbered lines on the turf. Please line up with your Advisory classmates.


The HAWKS Honor Association is dedicated to service to Newtown High School. HHA members assist at a variety of school functions, including Open House, Middle School Panel, Eighth Grade Parent Night, and parent conferences. If you are a current sophomore, junior, or senior, you are eligible to apply for the 2018-2019 school year. Students must have an 80 average with no courses failed. Please see the club’s website for an online application. If you have any questions, please see Dr. Hoag in room F103 or email her.


Thank you and have a faithful Friday!

Good morning Newtown High School! Today is Faithful Friday, September 7th, 2018, and it’s a G day! The order is 2, 1, 8, 7, 6, 5. 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!

This year's fall drama is The Crucible! Call-backs will be held today.


The Chess Club will hold it first meeting of the school year after school today in room A203. Returning club members can catch up with each other and newcomers are also welcome!


A reminder about tonight’s football game vs. New Fairfield at 7:00:

We want to have the biggest turnout possible, and we want everyone to have fun and be safe. Remember: Nobody can enter the stadium before 6 PM, all student tickets are $3 and can be purchased ahead of time in the AD office, and no bags, bottles, baby powder or re-entry are permitted (small purses are fine). Thanks and we hope to have a huge turnout tonight!


Are you a female who enjoys singing? Then girls’ acapella is the club for you. Auditions are next Tuesday, September 11th in the choir room C186. Please prepare a one minute excerpt from your favorite song. Hope to see you there!


Game Design Club: We will have our first meeting before school next Wednesday, September 12th starting at 7:30. Everyone is welcome to attend the meeting, no sign up required, just show up to room A110.


Newtown High School's Gay-Straight Alliance will begin meeting after school next Wednesday, September 12th in B232. If you have any questions at all, please see Mrs. English in the English office. All are welcome!


For those of you interested in the Literary Magazine, ROAST, please know that its first meeting has been rescheduled to next Thursday, September 13th. The meeting is still in B236 at 2:30, and all are welcome!


Are you interested in politics and government, at the local and national level? Join the Young Democrats to get involved in town elections and meetings, advocate for progressive issues, and learn more about the government and politics of today. Our first meeting will be before school, Monday, September 17th in room B232- see you there!


ATTENTION SENIORS: The senior class photo is scheduled for Friday, September 21st at 8:30 AM at Blue & Gold Stadium. Seniors should be at the stadium promptly at 8:30 AM for their group photograph by Lifetouch. Order envelopes will be available in Advisory and extra forms will be in the Assistant Principals’ office. Seniors, mark your calendars and be part of the Class of 2019 photo on September 21st at 8:30 AM at Blue & Gold stadium!


Calling all seniors! There are only a few opportunities left to get your senior portrait taken. If you do not get your portrait taken at one of the remaining sessions, then your portrait will not be featured in the yearbook. Find your appointment on the list hanging on the AP windows. Also, seniors, make sure to take the student and teacher superlatives surveys, senior favorites survey, and senior quote survey on Naviance before October 1st! AND EVERYONE MAKE SURE TO BUY YOUR YEARBOOK!


If you’re interested in technology, video games, or just want a fun club to be in, come join the Newtown Tech Team. They meet every Monday and Thursday right after school in C080. Hope to see you there!


Interested in learning coding or just hanging out with a bunch of programmers? Coding Club is open to everyone, even if you have no experience! Stop by A104 on Wednesdays after school any time until 4!


NHS students: In the event that Newtown High School practices an evacuation drill, please proceed to the turf field and look for your Advisory teachers. They will be standing on one of the numbered lines on the turf. Please line up with your Advisory classmates.


The HAWKS Honor Association is dedicated to service to Newtown High School. HHA members assist at a variety of school functions, including Open House, Middle School Panel, Eighth Grade Parent Night, and parent conferences. If you are a current sophomore, junior, or senior, you are eligible to apply for the 2018-2019 school year. Students must have an 80 average with no courses failed. Please see the club’s website for an online application. If you have any questions, please see Dr. Hoag in room F103 or email her.


Thank you and have a faithful Friday!