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Lunch Volunteers Needed

With the start of the new semester, we have reduced the number of volunteers needed each day. However, we are still short on lunch volunteers. Please sign up today.

Exciting Lunch Changes Coming

We are excited to announce we have added two new vendors to our lunch program!!  Starting on Tuesday January 17th, we will be offering Rubio’s Mexican Food, every other Tuesday.  Additionally, starting on Friday January 20th, we will be offering Hammered Hog BBQ, every other Friday.  We are grateful that these local vendors for partnering with our school to bring some wonderful options and more variety to our lunch program.  Please log on now and get your orders in.

Thank you to all who have completed our Lunch Survey, if have have not completed it yet please click here to complete it now.

Used Clothing Closet

Due to a scheduling conflict, the used uniform closet has been moved from tomorrow morning to next Thursday the 19th at 7:45 to 8:15 in room 617.

Headmaster Coffee

coffee-happyThe Headmaster Coffee Hour begins again next Thursday the 19th at 8:15-9:15 in H building for the 11th grade parents.  Please come listen, learn and share with Headmaster Weinhold.

Subsequent Headmaster Coffees:

Date-Grade Level

  • 1/26-10th grade
  • 2/1-9th grade
  • 2/9-8th  grade
  • 2/16-7th grade
  • 2/23-6th grade

Annual Clothing Drive

We are having our annual clothing drive on Friday January 20th, from 7:30 am until 4 pm.  Please look for the white tent in the parking lot.  You may bring your donations at any time during the day of the 20th until 4 p.m.  We are paid per pound and all the donations go to the Sunshine Acres Children’s Home in Mesa for abandoned and orphaned children.  Below are the items that will be accepted.  Please note that no laptops or computers will be accepted. Tax donation receipts will be available on site or in the front office.

donation-boxThe following acceptable items include: Cloth (please put in plastic bags) Clothing: Men’s, Women’s & Children’s Shoes: all types Clothing Accessories: handbags, jewelry, hats, ties, mittens, scarves, socks, backpacks, sweaters, jackets. Accessories: purses, wallets, bags, belts. Bed & Bath: towels, sheets, blankets, pillows, curtains, tablecloths, comforters. Misc. (please put in boxes) (items smaller than 18x18x18 in all directions) Housewares, Small electrical items, toys, small power tools, Home Décor Small sports/exercise equip, skates & helmets Books: (Hardback & paperback) CD’s, Records, Tapes, Video’s & DVD’s. Misc. items over 18x18x18 inches will be accepted as a donation only.

Middle School Winter Dance

chinese-new-yearThe Middle School Winter Dance will be held Friday, January 20th, 7 pm – 9 pm, in the H building.  The theme is the Chinese New Year – Year of the Rooster.  We invite the students to dress in red, gold and black, if they’d like.  Also, please dress modestly with no short skirts or bare shoulders  ladies, please.  Also this is always a more formal dance and we ask that you dress appropriately for this event. Please refer to the family handbook if you have any questions regarding the dress code.  The $10 admission fee is payable by either cash or check (made out to NPX PSO).  Please place the fee in an envelope with your student’s name on it, place it in the black box in the front office by Thursday the 19th.

January Teacher’s Birthdays

We celebrate the following teachers for their January birthdays and honor them with purchasing the books of their choice for our school library:

  • Mr. Beeby–The Civil War:  A Narrative
  • Mr. Burke–Metamorphoses
  • Mr. Gale–Where the Red Fern Grows
  • Ms. Singh–The Tempest
  • Ms. Leahy–Jane Eyre
  • Ms. Pagnone–One Hundred Years of Solitude

Thank You & Happy Holidays

Thank you to all of the generous families who contributed to the Snowstorm Gift Fund for the Faculty and Support Staff at North Phoenix Prep. We are so grateful to have such a supportive community. We wish you all a very happy and restful holiday break!
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Closet Clean Out? Save for our Clothing Drive in January

The 3rd Annual Clothing Drive is coming on Friday January 20th. We will be collecting clothing and household items in the parking lot under the tent all day. Please save up your donations and be sure to bring them on the 20th. We are paid per lb. and all the money stays in house for our students’ needs. Please see list below of acceptable items.

North Phoenix Preparatory Academy PSO is holding a
Clothing & Household Item Drive Fundraiser

Friday, January 20th, 7:30 AM- 4 PM
13613 N. Cave Creek Road
Phoenix, AZ 85022

We are paid by the pound for the items collected!

List of accepted compensated items:

Cloth (please put in plastic bags)
Clothing: Men’s, Women’s and Children’s Shoes: All Types
Clothing Accessories: jewelry, handbags, hats, mittens, scarves, ties, nylons, socks, underwear.
Personal Accessories: purses, wallets, bags, belts.
Bed & Bath: towels, sheets, blankets, pillows, curtains, tablecloths.

Misc-items smaller than 18x18x18 (inches) in all directions
(please put in boxes)
Housewares, Small electrical items, Toys, Home Decor
Small sports/exercise equipment, including skates & helmets

Books
All Books (hardback & paperback), Computer Software
Records, Tapes, CD’s, Videos & DVD’s

Contact Laurie at 480-277-1545 or Lquartermain@sunshineacres.org with questions

Dad’s Club – Sack Lunch Success

Saturday’s event assembling sack lunches for Phoenix Rescue Mission was a huge success.  We had 80-90 parent and student volunteers.  We managed to make 500 sack lunches in less than hour.  The crew was amazing, even helping get everything loaded for delivery and the gym cleaned up afterwards. 

Thanks to everyone that participated.  Based on feedback and turnout, we will try to find more opportunities like this.  I highly encourage those of you that missed this to try to make the next one.  It was very cool seeing the kids get to participate in a good cause like this.

Thanks again, and since this is the last Dads Club event of 2016, have a great Christmas, and watch for our next event in 2017!

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