Weekly Update 11.13.23

Good morning,
I hope you all had a great weekend! Just a reminder that we will be closed for Thanksgiving break on Wednesday, November 22nd thru Friday, November, November 24th.
There will not be a weekly update next week unless something comes up that warrants one. I hope you all have a wonderful holiday!
Here are this week’s updates and reminders:
1. Board of Directors Meeting: Our next board meeting will be held on November 14th from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Feel free to join us at the high school or via this Zoom link.
2. Children’s Market: Every year, ERA students and clubs put on our Children’s Market! Applications are now available for students and clubs who would like to have a booth to sell handmade items or conduct a service project. Applications are due to Mrs. Hover with the $10 booth fee by Nov. 21. This year’s market will be on December 2 from 10-12 in the HS Gym!
3. Cheer Showcase: ERA is hosting the Orange County Cheer Showcase on Friday, December 15th. Tickets can be purchased at https://hillsboroughcheer.com/showcase-2023/ through December 5th. See the attached flyer for further details.
4. Picture Retakes: School portrait retakes are scheduled for 11/15. If your student was absent on picture day they are automatically signed up for retakes. If your student would like to retake their photo, please sign up for retakes here using the same Event Code (FE8123) and PowerSchool ID.
5. Yearbook Updates: Click here to purchase the 2024 yearbook
Want to be featured in the yearbook? Email your photo submissions to yearbook@enoriveracademy.org and include all names and a short description for each photo. We need photos of the following:
    • K-8 Club Photos
    • Middle School Halloween Dance
    • Middle School Spy TV Performance
    • Fall Fun! Pumpkin patches, apple picking, corn mazes, haunted houses, NC State Fair
    • Fall Break Trips and Adventures
    • K-8 extracurricular activities
  • We still have 2023 (last school year) yearbooks available! You can purchase one from the high school front office for $15 cash. Supplies are very limited so act fast!
  • School photos are now available to view and purchase. To view/purchase school portraits use the information below.
    • View and order at https://shop.jostenspix.com/login
      • Event Code: FE8123
      • Also Needed: PowerSchool Unique Student ID
      • Follow us on social media @enoriveracademyyb on Instagram and Facebook!
      • If you have a local business and would like to purchase a business ad in the yearbook, click here to purchase from a variety of size/price options.
6. Make-A-Wish Color Run: Please join Kids Helping Kids and sign up for the Make-A-Wish Color Run January 6th at WRAL Soccer Park! Over the past 3 years we have been able to help raise over $30,000 to provide wishes to 6 critically ill children. You can sign up to be a runner or a color thrower, with the option to join the Eno River Academy team or create your own. We hope you can come out and support this amazing cause!  See attached flyer for further details. https://runsignup.com/Race/NC/Raleigh/RunningOutsidetheLinesMakeAWish

Have a great week!