American Studies students invite you to their exhibit on Civil Rights movements on Thursday, February 23 from 8:15-12:30.
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We are looking for a parent volunteer to take over the role of CSF (California Scholarship Federation) Advisor for the 2017/2018 school year. This is a great way to easily fulfill your volunteer hours and directly support our students. This position can be done entirely from home on your own time. There are two drives per school year plus a few end of year activities. If interested, please contact Jeanette Cherrington, in the front office or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. She will put you in contact with the current advisor, who will train you for the role.
We are in need of the following items to keep on hand for the students: Cough Drops, Breakfast Bars, Band-aids, Feminine Products, Juice Boxes, Cheese Sticks. Thank you for any items you can supply. You may drop them off in the front office.
Should patenting of seeds be legal? It will be decided with in-class debates!
Students are researching how seeds are “invented” through genetic engineering (from gene to protein), the motives behind the genetically engineered seeds, and strategize how to protect genetic biodiversity of our food supply amidst modern-day farming techniques.
February 13th, 2017
4 Panelists needed for each of the following blocks:
Block 3-4 Presentations are from 10am – 11:40am (4 panelists requested)
Block 6-7 Presentations are from 1:15pm – 3pm (4 panelists requested)
No special experience required, but legal, political, or science background would be a plus.
Please email Christie Wolf, CWolf@nvusd.org if you are available to help – panelists make a world of difference in adding authenticity to our projects, thank you!
In partnership with SurferMath, we are able to offer a SAT Prep Course here at New Tech High for a discounted price. Last year, 30 NTHS students participated and their average scores went up by 100 points!
There are 3 workshops offered and targeted at Sophomores and Juniors. Visit SurferMath to learn more about the program. Spots for all three workshops will fill up fast, so if interested, please fill out the form and return to the office. Scholarships are available and no student will be turned away!
Attention all 10th and 11th grade families! Your student took the PSAT in October and the results are in!
Join us on Wednesday, January 18th at 6:30 pm here at New Tech High for our PSAT Info Night. Students and families will get their score sheets, learn what that score means, and explore next steps! See you there!
Thanks to everyone who completed our Family Feedback survey last month! Your perspective is so important in helping New Tech be the best it can be. And congratulations to the Rinehart family and the Lopez family, the winners of our prize drawings!
Penguin Parent Club (PPC) Meeting – (No meeting in January) Our next meeting is Tuesday, February 7th, 7pm in the New Tech Cyber Café – Parents & Guardians, please join us as we hear from student leaders and join together to support our great students & staff. Contact us: email@example.com
Log your volunteer hours! Parents & Guardians are asked to volunteer 15+ hours during the year. Click to submit your hours: https://goo.gl/forms/ZZLdP9PTvU9FshFw1. Thank you to everyone for volunteering and donations!