Bobcat Weekly Blast – September 5

I hope you all had an enjoyable long weekend! See below for any updates and please feel free to reach out if you have any questions!



Blood Drive:

Our first blood drive is on Wednesday, October 4 from 9:30-2:00.


Teacher Workday:

Just a reminder that we have a teacher workday on Monday, September 18th.


This week in Athletics:

Tuesday, 9/5

  • 5:00pm XC (away)

  • 6:00pm Volleyball v Excelsior

  • 6:00pm Men’s Soccer @ Graham


Wednesday, 9/6

  • 4:30pm Tennis v. CR


Thursday, 9/7

  • 3:00pm Tennis v. Oxford Webb  (release at 2:00pm)

  • 6:00pm Men’s Soccer @ Roxboro Community

  • 6:00pm Volleyball v. Roxboro Community


What you might have missed:


September Board of Directors Meeting and Retreat:

The annual board retreat will be held on Wednesday, September 13th from 4:00 pm-6:00 pm, in person, at the high school. The monthly meeting will be held from 6:00 pm-7:00 pm. Click here to join the meeting remotely.


Women’s Basketball

There will be a mandatory interest meeting on Tuesday 9/12 at 11:35am in Mr. Oakleys Room. Please email Coach Gatt at if you are unable to attend.


There will also be Saturday open gyms on 9/16, 9/23, 9/30 and 10/7 from 10:30am-12:00pm in the HS gym.


Hispanic Heritage Month

We are creating a bulletin board in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, and want to celebrate all heritages of the school. If interested we would love to have students/families share their favorite part of their own culture. To share please fill out the form here by 9/8.


Additionally, we will have a Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration on 9/21 from 4-6 pm at the lower school. Please be on the lookout for additional details and sign up lists.


Interested in Applying to ECU?

ECU will be offering TWO free application weeks coming up in September and October!

September 24-29th

October 16-20th

For students interested in applying to the Honors College and having their application fee waived.


Upcoming Important Dates:

Click here for the 23-24 ERA School Calendar

  • Friday, September 15 – Progress Reports

  • Monday, September 18 – Teacher Work Day

  • Friday, October 13 – Early Release

  • October 16-20 – Fall Break

  • Friday, October 27 – Report Cards

  • Tuesday, October 31 – Early Release


Teacher Donations:

We have three teachers that have put together Donors Choose projects! I’ve linked them both below and if you’d like to donate or share them with your social media connections, we would be so grateful!


Keyboards for New Group Piano Class

Advanced Digital Design

Starting with the Basics