HS Weekly Update 11/15/21

High School Students and Families,

I hope you had a wonderful Veterans’ Day holiday and restful weekend.

Congratulations to our Varsity Boys’ Soccer team for a great season!  The team lost to Voyager in the fourth round of the state playoffs.  This team made it further than any other team in playoff rounds previously!

Updates and Information:

Progress Reports: Progress reports will be distributed this week to students.  We are in the last few weeks prior to final exams and the fall semester ending.

Final Exam Schedule: Click here for our final exam schedule, which goes from December 8-17.  Students will only attend December 10-17 if they have a state End-of-Course exam.  .

Custodian Appreciation Day:  Three of our students have organized a Custodian Appreciation Day on December 1, to honor Mr. Calvin, our HS custodian, for all his hard work.  If you would like to drop off a gift card or note for him, you can bring it to the high school front office.  We will put everything together for him.

Athletics Update: Click here for the latest updates regarding athletics including the start of basketball season and new spirit gear.

Holiday Spirit Week:  We will have a holiday spirit and service week, December 6-9.  More information to come in next week’s message.

Peer Tutoring:  Our National Honor Society students are offering one-on-one peer tutoring to any interested student during lunch.  Click here to learn more about the programHere is the link to sign up for tutoring, which is also at the end of the slideset.

Children’s Market Application: Any ERA student or club in grades K-12 may apply to have a booth at this year’s Children’s Market! Please complete the included application and return the application, $10 fee, and accompanying photos to Mrs. Hover (mhover@enoriveracademy.org) by November 19. NOTE: K-2 classes already have booths at the market. Questions may be directed to Mrs. Hover.

Board of Directors Meeting: Our November meeting is tomorrow at 5:00pm via Zoom. Here is the link. Meeting ID: 822 7626 7703 Passcode: 439836

Future Visions Meeting: Our November meeting is Tuesday, November 23rd from 5:00pm-6:00pm via Zoom. Here is the link. Meeting ID: 852 6163 8957 Passcode: 801919

National Art Honors Society:  We are so excited to make our ornaments again this year in order to raise funds for our society.  We will be working on them over the course of the next month but wanted to give you a chance for customization and order priority! Pick up will be Dec. 4th at the ERA Children’s Market. Here is an order form along with some visual examples, check it out and support our student artists!  https://forms.gle/m6RCFP83H9wfcins8

Bobcat Weekly, the Bobcast, & Morning Show:  Click here for the latest edition of our newspaper, Bobcat Weekly. Additionally, we now have 4 episodes of The Bobcast which are live on Spotify. Search “Eno River Academy” to listen now! Our students have also started a morning show titled, “Good Morning, Bobcats!” Watch the first episode here with more coming out this week!

Got a Story Idea for the Bobcat Weekly?:  If students are interested in writing an article for the newspaper, they can email lwebb@enoriveracademy.org with their story idea.

Yearbook Linktree: This link will provide all relevant information and links to anything yearbook-related. https://linktr.ee/enoriveracademyyb

Covid Dashboard: Zero additional Covid cases last week.

Since the beginning of school:

K-8: 8 cases

HS: 4 cases

Currently, all transmissions have been from outside of school.

Thank you for your continued support throughout this school year.  We appreciate it!

Have a great week!

Partners in Education,