HS Bobcat Weekly Blast 2/6

Good afternoon Bobcats!

This week is National School Counseling Week!

We have the BEST counselors out there, Ms. Harkey and Mr. Schaffer – please show them your appreciation this week!

See the updates below and as always, please let me know if you have any questions!

Ms. Sealy

IG:  @PrincipalSealy


Monday, February 13

Is a teacher work day, no classes for students! If you would like to participate in a teacher appreciation lunch for that day please check out this sign up genius.

Bobcat Weekly

Check out the latest volume of the Bobcat Weekly!

Registration continues this week!

Students have until Friday, February 10 to complete and submit their course selections in powerschool.

Parents – you can also join the registration canvas class as an observer to see what they are working on! Click here for instructions.

Efland Ruritan Club Scholarship

Seniors have the opportunity for two scholarships that are guaranteed money for ERA. One scholarship is for students who are trying to enter four year college/community college and one is for technical school. Please see the information linked here and here and drop off your application by April 4th.

Orange County Summer Camp Counselor Positions

I am reaching out to broadly spread the word that Orange County is now accepting applications for Recreation Summer Camp Counselor positions for 2023.  This year we will be differentiating between Senior and Junior Counselors and hiring accordingly.  Full position descriptions are available on the HR website at www.orangecountync.gov/jobs.  Both positions close Friday, February 24.

ERA Ice Skating Night:

Please join the ERA community for a family skate night on Friday, March 10th. Please see this flyer for details.

2023 Track Information

Please follow this link to join BAND for more information

First day of practice – 2/14/23

Time: 3:45 – 5:00 PM

Location: Commons

We will be running so please plan accordingly.

Men’s Volleyball Tryouts:

Coach Young and Couch Kimbrough will be holding men’s volleyball tryouts on February 21st and 22nd. Reach out to them for more information!

ACT Prep

The ACT will be Tuesday, March 7 for all 11th grade students.

We will offer self-paced, free, online prep materials for students who are interested. Please complete this form if you would like this ACT prep.

Bobcat Spotlight

In an effort to highlight our amazing staff and students we are initiating the Bobcat Spotlight.

Each month has a different character trait (February is Courage). When you see someone exhibiting this behavior then you nominate them using this link.  You can also snap a picture if you like!

Both students and teachers can be nominated!  Check out the bulletin board in the commons to see printed pictures and blurbs about how our nominated students and staff displayed the character trait!

Board of Directors Meetings

The next Board of Directors meetings will be held on February 28th and March 22nd both at 5:30 pm.

February Zoom Link

March Zoom Link


This week in Athletics:

Tuesday, February 7

  • 4:30 JV Men’s Basketball @ Henderson Collegiate release at 2:45

  • 6:00 Men’s Basketball @ Henderson Collegiate

Wednesday, February 8

  • 4:30 JV Men’s Basketball v. Bartlett Yancey

  • 6:00 Women’s Basketball v. Bartlett Yancy

  • 7:30 Men’s Basketball v. Bartlett Yancey

Our school store is open once again. It will be open until February 10th so place your orders as soon as possible. The link is here.

In addition, our athletic director and coaches have created a wish list of items they would like or need. If you would like to donate, please use this link to access the information.  If you decide to place an order, please reach out to Charlie Oakley to let him know. If you would prefer to just donate money, please make the check out to Eno River Academy and put ‘athletics donation’ in the memo line.

If you have specific questions about the apparel or wish list, please reach out to our athletic director, Charlie Oakley. His email address is coakley@enoriveracademy.org.

Thanks for your support!

Upcoming Important Dates:

Click here for the 22-23 ERA School Calendar

  • February 6 – 10 – National School Counseling Week

  • Monday, February 13 – Teacher Work Day

  • Friday, February 17 – CATS

  • Monday, February 20 – No School Presidents Day

  • Thursday, February 23 – Progress Reports available on PowerSchool

  • Wednesday, March 1 – Early Release

  • Friday, March 3 – CATS

  • Tuesday, March 7 – ACT for all 11th graders, only 11th graders report to school on this day.

  • Monday, March 13 – End of Quarter 3

  • Friday, March 17 – Teacher Work Day

  • Monday, March 20 – 3rd quarter report cards – CATS

  • Tuesday, March 21 – ACT Makeup

  • Tuesday, April 4 – CATS

  • April 7 – 14 – Spring Break, No School

  • April 17 – 28 – Driver’s Ed after school

  • Monday, April 24 – 4th quarter progress reports available on PowerSchool

  • April 24 – April 28 – Spring Spirit Week

  • Tuesday, April 25 – Band Concert 6pm

  • Friday April 28 – Prom

  • May 1 – 5 – Teacher Appreciation Week

  • May 1 – May 11 – AP Exams

    • Monday 5/1 – 8:00 US Gov, 12:00 Chem

    • Tuesday 5/2 – 8:00 APES, 12:00 Psych

    • Wednesday 5/3 – 8:00 Literature, 12:00 Comp Sci A

    • Thursday 5/4 – 8:00 Human Geography, 12:00 Seminar & Stat

    • Friday 5/5 – 8:00 US History

    • Monday 5/8 – 8:00 Calc, 12:00 Comp Sci Principles

    • Tuesday 5/9 – 8:00 Language

    • Thursday 5/11 – 8:00 World, 12:00 Physics

  • Monday, May 1 – Teacher Work Day

  • Thursday, May 11 – Performing Arts Show, 6pm

  • Tuesday, May 16 – CATS & Art Show, 6pm

  • Wednesday, May 17 -Teacher Made Exams 1st & 3rd

  • Thursday, May 18 – Teacher Made Exams 2nd & 4th

  • Friday, May 19 – Math 3 EOC

  • Monday, May 22 – English 2 EOC

  • Tuesday, May 23 – Biology EOC

  • Wednesday, May 24 – Math 1 EOC, 2pm Graduation Rehearsal

  • Thursday, May 25 – EOC Make Ups, 4pm Graduation

  • Friday, May 26 – Early Release Day, End of 4th Quarter

  • Wednesday, May 31 – Report Cards

What you might have missed:

Athletics FAQs

Athletics Contact List

Bobcat Spotlight Nomination

Calendar of Events

Covid Guidance

Covid Positive or Exposure Link

Electronic Use Agreement


Food Pantry Donations

Intent to Return

OTC Medication Administration Form

Submissions for Eno Aura

Teacher Appreciation Donations

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