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NORTHWOOD NEWS!
Spring Exam Student Report
ALL STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO COMPLETE THE SPRING EXAM STUDENT REPORT THROUGH THE LINK BELOW.

SPRING EXAM STUDENT REPORT

Please read and answer accurately!  This information is needed for planning exam sessions, locations and technology needs for each exam day.

CLICK HERE for a Exam Schedule Worksheet to download & complete with your exam schedule.

Teacher Appreciation Week

 Help us celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week!

May 4-8, 2015

Click here to take a minute to express your support and appreciation for a Northwood teacher by writing a quick thank you note. All messages will be printed on note cards and placed in teachers’ boxes during Teacher Appreciation Week. We would love to see our teachers’ boxes filled with notes!
 
We are also collecting gift cards to give away to teachers during Teacher Appreciation Week. Gift cards of any amount can be dropped off in the Main Office by Friday, May 8th.
Seniors: Charger Challenge Deadline

Seniors: A reminder that completed Community Service Verification forms are due Friday, May 1, 2015. Completed forms should be turned into Student Services. Late forms will not be accepted.

Northwood High School believes that community service is an integral part of becoming a productive member of society. Students in the class of 2015 who successfully complete 100 hours of community service will be recognized for their contribution to their community at the Senior Awards Ceremony and graduation. Prior years’ hours may be counted up to a maximum of 60, and 40 additional hours must be completed before April 30, 2015. Click here for the Community Service Verification Form.
NHS Skills USA competes in States Career Development Events
    
NHS Skills USA competes in States Career Development Events in Greensboro on April 21-23.

Carpentry2- 2nd place Jack Maynard
Carpentry 2-3rd place Tim Staub
Chapter display-2nd place Cat McDiarmid and Susan McKnight
Prepared speech-4th place – Elizabeth Nava Plata
 
Participants also included  Preston McKnight and Eric Dorshimer.
Mr. Garland Bray Advisor is "so very proud of all his winners".
 
NHS FBLA Adviser wins and NHS FBLA Members Compete in States
Jane Pendergrast wins ​ NC FBLA Adviser of the Year at NC FBLA  in Greensboro on April 15.      


Fourteen Northwood FBLA members attended the NC FBLA State Leadership Conference on April 13-15, 2015 in Greensboro, NC at the Koury Convention Center.  These members competed in numerous events and attended workshops.  Nicholas Schwankl, Eric Dorshimer, and Giles Corzine won third place in Digital Video Production and are advancing to nationals in Chicago, IL this summer.  Nicholas Schwankl also placed in the top 10 for the Multimedia and Website Design open event and was proficient in Microsoft Office 2013.  Cameron Burnette and Rebecca Rastenis placed in the top 7 in Community Service Project; Scott Mitchell placed in the top 8 for T-shirt Design and served on the Courtesy Corps; and Mahesh Thyvelikakath was in the top 10 for Webpage Design.  Others that competed were Marissa Stephenson in Public Speaking II, Karen Beasley in AgriBusiness, Jessica Lipofski in Personal Finance, Mari Guererro in Business Procedures, Jennifer Gay and Laura Jean Berry in Desktop Publishing,  and Matt Streets in Business Law.. 

Northwood FBLA also received a membership award for increasing their membership 58.33% this year.  “I am very proud of all  that took part  in this conference.” stated Jane Pendergrast, Northwood’s FBLA adviser. 
 

 
Kiwanis Scholarship for 2 Year or 4 Year Schools
For more than 60 years the Pittsboro Kiwanis Club has been pleased to present scholarship assistance to seniors graduating from Pittsboro-area high schools. The scholarships are established to provide merit-based assistance to students to attend college or technical training and are available to seniors graduating from Northwood High School. Click HERE to read get details and an application.  DUE DATE is May 1st; 4PM in Student Services.
Kiwanis Breakfast sponsored by The NHS FFA Alumni Association and Pittsboro Kiwanis Club


Kiwanis Breakfast sponsored by  The NorthwoodFFA Alumni Association and Pittsboro Kiwanis Club Benefiting The Northwood High School FFA.
 Sunday May 3, 2015 11 AM to 2 PM
Location: Kiwanis Club in Pittsboro
309 Credle Street, Pittsboro
Tickets: $8.00
Senior Day and Graduation
  • Wednesday, May 27th - This will be our first Senior Day.  Senior Awards will be given on this day starting at 10:30 and lasting until about 12:30.
  • Saturday, June 13th - Graduation will be at 1PM at Carmichael Arena on UNC-Chapel Hill's Campus ( 310 South Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27514).
 Click HERE for the latest information for Seniors & their families.
Power School & Parent Portal Issues?
Parents & students that have problems logging in to Power School Parent Portal should contact NHS Data Manager, Bonnie Morris. Reach her at 919-542-5480 or bmorris@chatham.k12.nc.us.
 
To access the required documents for establishing a Parent Portal account click here.
 
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