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Upper School Blog, Week of November 16

IMPORTANT EVENTS & DATES FOR NOVEMBER & DECEMBER

Parents, please take a moment to mark your calendars. The following are important dates that you do not want to miss.

NEW THIS WEEK

Raw Footage

Raw Footage Thanksgiving Mrs. Cantu interviewed for Raw Footage

Click here to check out this week’s edition of Raw Footage.

Humanities Scholar Bowl

Congratulations to the following students who made it on to the next round in the Humanities Scholar Bowl. These students made it past the first round of testing. The next round in the spring consists of a written essay.

Seniors:

Hannah B.

Melanie P.

Gabe P.

Juniors:

Enzo B.

Ashley C.

Caleb G.

Patrick S.

Meiyi Y.

Sophomores:

Jake D.

Tucker K.

Freshmen:

Jackson H.

REMINDERS

Attendance

All attendance notifications and questions should be communicated directly to Ms. Lyn Maxime, Upper School Receptionist. All Upper School students who are tardy to campus must check in with Ms. Maxime in the Upper School office when they arrive at school. You may contact Ms. Maxime concerning your student being tardy or absent at 407-206-8630 or email her at usattendance@thefirstacademy.org.

WT Cafe – New Lunch Program

We are so excited to be partnering with WT Care for our school lunch program. Many of you were able to sample some of the offerings during New Family Orientation. The process for Lower School Instructions for registering your account and adding funds:

Parent Volunteer Background Check

If you are a new parent and would like to volunteer in your child(ren)’s classroom(s) or chaperone on field trips please complete our free background check. Please note that the background check site only works on Internet Explorer or Firefox on a desktop computer. Safari and Chrome are not supported by the site. Approvals take a few weeks so plan ahead! All parents must have a completed background check before volunteering in the classroom or chaperoning on a field trip.

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