8th Grade Promotion
If you are interested in attending the 8th grade promotion on May 23rd, you will need a signed permission slip. This slips are available in the office. When you turn it back in your parent will not have to come and sign you out to go. Come and see Mrs. Best in the office if you have any questions.
NPC Registration Now Open
The Fall 2019 registration just opened up today. Those students who are wanting to utilize the College Bound Scholarship for the fall are able to do that starting today.
Summer registration is also open. All graduating seniors in Navajo and Apache counties are eligible for the fast track scholarship. All that these seniors need to do is obtain an official letter from their counselor on school letterhead stating that they are on track to graduate this May. They can then bring that in with them when they register and have their summer tuition waived for this summer. This scholarship does apply to those students who are already receiving NPC scholarships.
Scholarships Expiring Soon
On Friday May 26th the Winslow Indian Heath Center scholarship is due and also the Painted Desert Kiwanis Scholarship is due.
Are You ready to Graduate
All seniors should plan on seeing Ms. Percy in April to confirm their graduation status, confirm their completion of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and to identify their post- secondary plans. Whether you anticipate the military, the world of work or some type of educational experience, plans should be made. Ms. Percy will be calling you out of class sometime during this month for your graduation meeting. Be prepared.
Girls Basketball Open Gym
Girls Basketball open gym will be on Mondays and Thursdays from 4 - 6 at the high school gym. Time to get to work. "Results, not excuses"
SIPI Bridge to Success Summer Program
The SIPI Bridge to Success Summer Program is designed for incoming freshman students to help transition from high school to a college setting. The primary focus of the program is to give the students a taste of college life while strengthening their math and English skills.
Participants will take intensive math and English refresher courses, interact with other incoming freshmen, learn college survival skills and how to address issues such as financial aid, and career and degree planning. Most importantly, the SIPI Bridge to Success Summer Program begins the development of a sense of community for the participants.
The Bridge To Success Summer Residential Program is a FREE 5-week long residential program. Participants will be provided with housing, meals, and transportation to and from all program activities.
Who Should Attend?
• Students who have recently graduated from high school or are graduating from high school in Spring 2019
• Students who are 18 years old to 20 years old
• Students who may need additional help strengthening their English and Math skills
• Students who are willing to commit to a 5-week long residential program
• Students who are registered in a federally-recognized tribe.
How will Students Benefit?
• IT’S FREE!!
• Students attend at no cost
• Free housing and meals
• Intensive English, Reading and Math Review
• Gain Key College Navigation skills
• Gain Important College Success skills
• Develop Leadership skills
• Opportunities to participate in community and cultural activities
• Enhance group and social skills
Tuition waiver for the Fall trimester (if enrolled as a full-time student at SIPI). Participants are not required to register at SIPI for the Fall 2019.
Additional information will be forwarded in the next couple of weeks; in the meantime, you can check our website at Summer Bridge to Success 2019 for specific details such as eligibility requirements, application procedures, etc.
The recruiter from NPC will make lunch visits this semester on the 3rd Wednesday rather than the 3rd Thursday, meeting students in the B building locker area.
The FAFSA is now open. If you need any assistance, either Ms. Percy or Mrs. Smith will be staying after school every Wednesday to assist in completing this important financial aid form. You must have a FSA ID and your Parent must have a FSA ID to complete the form.
If you enjoy juggling or want to learn how, the Juggling club meets every Tuesday in Doc's room (C-11).