HS Weekly Update 8/30/21

High School Students and Families,

It’s hard to believe that we are in our fourth week of school already.  The days are flying by as students and teachers have gotten back into the academic and learning groove.  Please see the latest and greatest updates from the high school world:

Updates and Information:

Early Release Day:  Just a reminder that we will have another early release day this Friday, September 3. The high school will dismiss at 12 p.m. We will have a shortened class schedule, with classes lasting approximately one hour each.

Labor Day Holiday: School is closed for students and staff on Monday, September 6, in honor of the Labor Day holiday.

Picture Day:  Get ready to smile! Students in grades 9-11 will have pictures taken next Tuesday, August 31 during the day for the yearbook.

Progress Reports:  Progress Reports will be distributed/available to students next week after Wednesday, September 8.  Parents may also check PowerSchool at any time to get an update on academic progress along with attendance.

Diversity and Inclusion Task Force Meeting: The Diversity and Inclusion Task Force is meeting Tuesday, September 14th from 5 – 6pm on Zoom. All are welcome to attend! For more information about Diversity and Inclusion please check out https://enoriveracademy.org/faq/

For additional questions, you can reach out to Sarah Yagnow at syagnow@enoriveracademy.org.

Board of Directors Meeting: The next board meeting will be held on Saturday, September 18, 2021, 9:00 AM-10:15 AM. It will be held in the high school commons. It will be followed by the annual board retreat.

Bobcat Weekly:  Our Intro to Mass Media & Communications classes have started a print/electronic newspaper highlighting all the latest student/staff events and news.  Click here to see this week’s premiere edition.

2022 Yearbook:  Our Yearbook staff is already working on creating this year’s edition. The 2022 Yearbook will be a bigger version with approximately 50 more pages.  Order your yearbook by September 30 to get a special price! Click here to order! To help them capture all the happenings of the Bobcat community, you can submit your photos throughout the year by using this link and 416224545 as the User ID.

Athletics:  Please visit the following document or the ERA Athletics website for ongoing updates with our Athletics Department including tryout dates for fall season sports.

Student/Parent Dashboard:  Our team has created a Student/Parent Dashboard that will be a one-stop shop for all the information and major questions you may have including access to forms, athletics, the school calendar, and more. The Dashboard will be updated as the year progresses.

Summer 2022 Europe Trip:  ERA High School will be offering a 13-day trip to Italy, France, and Spain for the summer of 2022, departing early June.  Click here to see the itinerary. Email Dr. Davis for more information if interested.

Good News Gazette:  We have many talented students here at ERA and want to highlight their great accomplishments inside and outside the classroom.  Feel free to share any good news with Dr. Davis. This will be a feature in each weekly message.

Thanks for your continued support.  Have a great week!
Partners in Education,