Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Wishing all NHS families and staff
a very happy and safe holiday season,
NHS PTSA
 
Winter Formal Men's Wearhouse Special
Consider ordering your Winter Formal tuxedo from Men's Wearhouse and support Grad Night. Receive $40.00 off your tux rental or 40% off a retail item including suits. $5.00 per rental will be donated to NHS Grad Night. Bring along the attached MW tuxedo flyer or just mention Northwood High School. Men's Wearhouse is located in the Crossroads Shopping Center, 3730 Barranca Parkway, Irvine.
Thank you for your support of Grad Night!

 

Grad Night Fundraiser
at Northwood Pizza

Throughout the month of December, you can purchase gift cards from Northwood Pizza and 20% of the sales will be donated to NHS Grad Night.
Please bring a copy of the attached gift card flyer to make sure NHS Grad Night gets the credit.
 
Northwood Pizza is located at 4900 Irvine Blvd. 
Suite 105, Northwood Town Centre, 714-838-2111. 


Grad Night Ticket Holiday Special
The $130.00 Grad Night ticket price has been extended through January 4, 2016.
A limited amount of $130 tickets are still available, so hurry and get yours while you can! Ticket prices will go up to $140 on January 5, 2016. Please fill out and return the attached ticket form and contract. Questions? Email Gina at
ginagusik@cox.net.


Sacramento Trip on Education Issues 
Juniors and Seniors: Each year the PTSA sponsors 5 students on a trip to Sacramento. The purpose of the trip is to meet with state lawmakers and staff to express public education concerns and ideas, hear from a variety of experts on state education policy, and network with IUSD students, administrators, and school board members. Students attending the trip will go through several information gathering meetings and will be expected to research on their own. This is an exciting opportunity! 

If you are interested, please fill out the attached application (including teacher recommendation) and return it to Dr. Leslie Roach by January 8th, 2016. Applications are also available in the front office. If you have questions regarding this program please contact Dr. Roach at leslieroach@iusd.org.

Sunday, December 13, 2015


Pre-Holiday Fundraiser 
at Northwood Pizza Wednesday, Dec. 16 
Order pizza, mention NHS, and Northwood Pizza 
Gift Card Flyer
will donate 20% of the day & evening sales to
NHS Grad Night. Pick up or delivery* all day! 

Also, throughout the month of December, 
you can purchase gift cards from Northwood Pizza 
and 20% of the sales will be donated to NHS Grad Night. 
Please bring a copy of the attached gift card flyer 
to make sure NHS Grad Night gets the credit. 
 
Northwood Pizza is located at 4900 Irvine Blvd. 
Suite 105, Northwood Town Centre, 714-838-2111. 
*$2.00 delivery charge



Grad Night Ticket Holiday Special!
The $130.00 Grad Night ticket price has been extended through January 4, 2016.
A limited amount of $130 tickets are still available, so hurry and get yours while you can! Ticket prices will go up to $140 on January 5, 2016. Please fill out and return the attached ticket form and contract. Questions? Email Gina at
ginagusik@cox.net.




Sacramento Trip on Education Issues 
Juniors and Seniors: Each year the PTSA sponsors 5 students on a trip to Sacramento. The purpose of the trip is to meet with state lawmakers and staff to express public education concerns and ideas, hear from a variety of experts on state education policy, and network with IUSD students, administrators, and school board members. Students attending the trip will go through several information gathering meetings and will be expected to research on their own. This is an exciting opportunity! 

If you are interested, please fill out the attached application (including teacher recommendation) and return it to Dr. Leslie Roach by January 8th, 2016. Applications are also available in the front office. If you have questions regarding this program please contact Dr. Roach at leslieroach@iusd.org.

Sunday, December 6, 2015

NHS 2015-2016 Student Directory
The NHS student directory was distributed during TA last week to all families who are PTSA members. Special thanks to Directory Chair Doaa AbouZeid and to the following businesses for their support of Northwood High School: Star Tax Solutions, Aviles Real Estate, Barun Academic Center, Irvine Valley College, Select Graphics and Printing, Irvine Village Orthodontics, College Funding Resource, Magnet Academy, Jersey Mike’s Subs, financial rep. Lisa Bergler, realtor Brian Chrastil, and notary officer Manisha Phanasgaonkar.


Flyer
Pre-Holiday Fundraiser 
at Northwood Pizza Wednesday, Dec. 16 

ORDER FROM NORTHWOOD PIZZA AND SUPPORT NHS GRAD NIGHT! PICKUP OR DELIVERY* ALL DAY!

Bring the attached flyer or mention NHS, and Northwood Pizza will donate 20% of the day & evening sales to NHS Grad Night. Northwood Pizza is located at 4900 Irvine Blvd. Suite 105, Northwood Town Centre, 714-838-2111. *$2.00 delivery charge




Grad Night Ticket Holiday Special!
The $130.00 Grad Night ticket price has been extended through January 4, 2016.
A limited amount of $130 tickets are still available, so hurry and get yours while you can! Ticket prices will go up to $140 on January 5, 2016. Please fill out and return the attached ticket form and contract. Questions? Email Gina at ginagusik@cox.net


Sacramento Trip on Education Issues 
Juniors and Seniors: Each year the PTSA sponsors 5 students on a trip to Sacramento. The purpose of the trip is to meet with state lawmakers and staff to express public education concerns and ideas, hear from a variety of experts on state education policy, and network with IUSD students, administrators, and school board members. Students attending the trip will go through several information gathering meetings and will be expected to research on their own. This is an exciting opportunity! 

If you are interested, please fill out the attached application (including teacher recommendation) and return it to Dr. Leslie Roach by January 8th, 2016. Applications are also available in the front office. If you have questions regarding this program please contact Dr. Roach at leslieroach@iusd.org.

Friday, November 27, 2015

Considering a Career in Engineering?
Come Meet Troy Brown, a Senior Electronic Systems Engineer

When: Tuesday, December 1
Time: During Lunch, 11:50 AM - 12:25 PM
Where: College & Career Center Room 1035
Troy works for Kwikset Lock Company in Lake Forest. For the past ten years, he has designed locks, security and surveillance systems for banks, prisons, schools, military bases, airports and homes. Most recently, he was co-inventor and engineering team leader for Kwikset's "Kevo" Bluetooth Smartlock. Troy studied RF Communications and Embedded Microcontrollers to receive his BS in Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology from Purdue University.

Questions about the career lunch speakers? Contact Wendy Bokota, PTSA VP of Programs, pwboko@cox.net.  



NHS 2015-2016 Student Directory Complete
The NHS student directory has been completed and will be distributed during TA this week to all families who are PTSA members.  



Sacramento Trip on Education Issues
Juniors and Seniors: Each year the PTSA sponsors 5 students on a trip to Sacramento. The purpose of the trip is to meet with state lawmakers and staff to express public education concerns and ideas, hear from a variety of experts on state education policy, and network with IUSD students, administrators, and school board members. Students attending the trip will go through several information gathering meetings and will be expected to research on their own. This is an exciting opportunity! If you are interested, please fill out the attached application (including teacher recommendation) and return it to Dr. Leslie Roach by January 8th, 2016. Applications are also available in the front office. If you have questions regarding this program please contact Dr. Roach at leslieroach@iusd.org.

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Wishing you all
a very HAPPY THANKSGIVING!
NHS PTSA
 
 
Considering a Career in Engineering?
Come Meet Troy Brown, a Senior Electronic Systems Engineer

When: Tuesday, December 1
Time: During Lunch, 11:50 AM - 12:25 PM
Where: College & Career Center Room 1035
Troy works for Kwikset Lock Company in Lake Forest. For the past ten years, he has designed locks, security and surveillance systems for banks, prisons, schools, military bases, airports and homes. Most recently, he was co-inventor and engineering team leader for Kwikset's "Kevo" Bluetooth Smartlock. Troy studied RF Communications and Embedded Microcontrollers to receive his BS in Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology from Purdue University.

Questions about the career lunch speakers? Contact Wendy Bokota, PTSA VP of Programs, pwboko@cox.net.  



Sacramento Trip on Education Issues
Juniors and Seniors: Each year the PTSA sponsors 5 students on a trip to Sacramento. The purpose of the trip is to meet with state lawmakers and staff to express public education concerns and ideas, hear from a variety of experts on state education policy, and network with IUSD students, administrators, and school board members. Students attending the trip will go through several information gathering meetings and will be expected to research on their own. This is an exciting opportunity! If you are interested, please fill out the attached application (including teacher recommendation) and return it to Dr. Leslie Roach by January 8th, 2016. Applications are also available in the front office. If you have questions regarding this program please contact Dr. Roach at leslieroach@iusd.org.


California PTA Newsletter in 6 LanguagesThe California State PTA publishes a quarterly newsletter in six languages: English, Spanish, Chinese, Arabic, Tagalog and Vietnamese. In this November edition, read about Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF), California's new assessment program (CAASPP), and education trends at http://capta.bmetrack.com/c/v?e=82E012&c=4592C&l=1BA807D9&email=LYrZEWBjP5rvoouBnIlWpwif8GG0Zxj9&relid=C0A80267

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Flyer
Spend $250 and receive a $50 gift card 
at the Spectrum this weekend!
Beat the Black Friday rush by shopping early! This weekend only, when you spend $250 in qualifying purchases, receive a $50 gift card at the Irvine Spectrum. In addition, please designate Northwood High School as your choice. The school with the most rewards will win an ice rink party at the OC Chill. 


For more information about this event, please see attached flyer or click on the following link: Holiday Shopping at Irvine Spectrum Benefits IPSF.

Saturday, November 14, 2015

Flyer

Support NHS Girls Basketball Team!
The Girls Basketball team and Ugly Pie Co. in Orchard Hills are teaming up for a fundraiser on Tuesday, November 17, from 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM. Please come out and support the Northwood Girls Basketball program! 20% of all proceeds will be donated to the Girls Basketball team if you bring the attached flyer or show it on your smart phone when ordering. Thank you in advance for your support!



 

Flyer


Join us at our November PTSA Meeting! 

When: Tuesday, November 17th, at 7:00 PM 
Where: Room 906
 

Come hear updates from our Principal, Dr. Leslie Roach, and about upcoming PTSA events! Agenda attached.


 

Membership Form

Not a PTSA member yet 
and/or would like to donate to PTSA? 
It's not too late!

Fill out the attached membership form and get a free school directory (coming this month). Your membership and donation will help fund much needed teachers' equipment and supplies to benefit NHS students!






California PTA Newsletter in 6 Languages
The California State PTA publishes a quarterly newsletter in six languages: English, Spanish, Chinese, Arabic, Tagalog and Vietnamese. In this November edition, read about Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF), California's new assessment program (CAASPP), and education trends at http://capta.bmetrack.com/c/v?e=82E012&c=4592C&l=1BA807D9&email=LYrZEWBjP5rvoouBnIlWpwif8GG0Zxj9&relid=C0A80267


Considering a Career in Engineering?
Come Meet Troy Brown, a Senior Electronic Systems Engineer

When: Tuesday, December 1
Time: During Lunch, 11:50 AM - 12:25 PM
Where: College & Career Center Room 1035
Troy works for Kwikset Lock Company in Lake Forest. For the past ten years, he has designed locks, security and surveillance systems for banks, prisons, schools, military bases, airports and homes. Most recently, he was co-inventor and engineering team leader for Kwikset's "Kevo" Bluetooth Smartlock. Troy studied RF Communications and Embedded Microcontrollers to receive his BS in Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology from Purdue University.

Questions about the career lunch speakers? Contact Wendy Bokota, PTSA VP of Programs, pwboko@cox.net

Saturday, November 7, 2015

Flyer



Lazy Dog Restaurant Fundraiser
Northwood High School Grad Night is hosting a fundraiser at Lazy Dog Restaurant in the Irvine Market Place on Tuesday, November 10, from 4:00 - 9:00 PM. 15% of your total bill will be donated back to NHS Grad Night. 

Please take a printout of the attached flyer with you. Your time and support are kindly appreciated. See you there!




Agenda


Join us at our November PTSA Meeting! 
When: Tuesday, November 17th, at 7:00 PM 
Where: Room 906
 

Come hear updates from our Principal, Dr. Leslie Roach, and about upcoming PTSA events! Agenda attached.





Thank YOU for your donation! 
Thank you to the many families who have donated to PTSA this year! Special thanks to the following parents and organization who have contributed beyond the suggested $100:
  • Laura and Vijay Anand
  • Diane and Hiram Aviles
  • Susan and Jeffrey Berkel
  • Debra and Paul Kam
  • Afsani Moghadam and Amir Mostaghni
  • Patty and Luke Schell
  • Sunshine Volunteer Group
Your support has allowed PTSA to gift the following to NHS this fall: 5 laptops for the Media Center (the district will match with another 5 laptops), 4 document cameras, 108 whiteboards with graphs, 20 Spanish/English dictionaries, and gift cards for speakers and college representatives totaling $10,610 in gifts to the school! NHS PTSA, teachers, staff and students THANK YOU for your generous support of our school!



Membership Form

Not a PTSA member yet 
and/or would like to donate to PTSA? 
It's not too late!

Fill out the attached membership form and get a free school directory (coming this month). Your membership and donation will help fund much needed teachers' equipment and supplies to benefit NHS students!

Sunday, November 1, 2015

The Difficult Journey of Parenting Teenagers,
a presentation by Dr. Brad Reedy
When: Tuesday, November 3, 6:30 PM 
Where: NHS Media Center/Library
Author of the book, The Journey of the Heroic Parent, Dr. Brad Reedy is Co-owner and Clinical Director of Evoke Therapy Programs, which provides outdoor-based therapy for adolescents, young adults and families. Embattled in drug abuse and after a nearly fatal drug overdose, Brad dropped out of Irvine High School in his sophomore year. He embarked on a journey that eventually led him to a Ph.D. in Marriage and Family Therapy. He brings his life experiences and returns to share his story to parents struggling with the difficult journey of parenting children with mental health and addiction problems. For more information about Dr. Reed, please click here.

NHS Spiritwear for Sale
If you had paid for Northwood spiritwear during registration week, but didn't pick it up, please contact our Spiritwear Chair, Cathy Kim, at cathykim247@yahoo.com to make arrangements. If you wish to purchase spiritwear items, they are for sale at the Student Store.


Are You Considering a Career in Information Technology?  
Come and meet Chris Elliott this Wednesday, November 4, during Lunch, 11:55 AM - 12:30 PM, in the College & Career Center, room 1035. Chris Elliott works for The Walt Disney Company as the IT Compliance Manager for the Corporate Segment. He concentrates on ensuring The Walt Disney Company follows and employs the rules and regulations surrounding IT and financial transactions.
 

To read more about Chris Elliott, see attached flyer. Questions about our Career Lunch speakers? Contact Wendy Bokota, PTSA VP of Programs, pwboko@cox.net.



16th Annual NHS Baseball Christmas Tree, Wreath and Garland Sales 
Flyer
The Boys Baseball team is once again sponsoring its Christmas tree, wreath and garland sales fundraiser. In addition, they are conducting a Christmas Tree drive to help out the Wounded Warriors and military families at Camp Pendleton who can’t afford to buy a tree this holiday season. Sales run through this Friday, November 6.

Use this link https://northwoodhs.wufoo.com/forms/nhs-baseball-2015-christmas-tree-sale/ to purchase your tree, wreath and/or garland online, or contact Lori David Jones at ldjorange@aol.com to request a sales form and for any questions you may have. See flyer for details. Thank you for your support.




Flyer
Lazy Dog Restaurant Fundraiser
Northwood High School Grad Night is hosting a fundraiser at Lazy Dog Restaurant in the Irvine Market Place on Tuesday, November 10, from 4:00 - 9:00 PM. 15% of your total bill will be donated back to NHS Grad Night. 


Please take a printout of the attached flyer with you. Your time and support are kindly appreciated. See you there!

Saturday, October 24, 2015

Shoe Drive Extended Until This Tuesday, 8:00 AM!
Check your shoe closet and consider donating 1-3 pairs of gently used shoes to be reused in Africa and South America. Drop off your bag of shoes at Northwood's front office no later than Tuesday, October 27, 8:00 AM. Thank YOU for your participation in this fundraiser!


Spiritwear is Here!!
If you had paid for Northwood spiritwear during registration week, but didn't pick it up, please contact our Spiritwear Chair, Cathy Kim, at cathykim247@yahoo.com to make arrangements.


Flyer

NHS Blood Drive on October 27 
from 8:00 AM to 2:15 PM 
 
The American Red Cross would like to extend an invitation to ALL parents, students, teachers and staff to donate at the blood drive on Tuesday, October 27. Appointments available! 


See the attached flyer for more details.






Flyer
Are You Considering a Career in Psychology? Come and meet Sophia Silva, a positive psychology coach and speaker, this Thursday, October 29, during Lunch, 11:50 AM - 12:25 PM, in the College & Career Center, room 1035.   

Are You Considering a Career in Information Technology? Come and meet Chris Elliott on Wednesday, November 4, during Lunch, 11:55 AM - 12:30 PM, in the College & Career Center, room 1035. Chris Elliott works for The Walt Disney Company as the IT Compliance Manager for the Corporate Segment.

To read more about Sophia Silva and Chris Elliott, see attached flyer. Questions about our Career Lunch speakers? Contact Wendy Bokota, PTSA VP of Programs, pwboko@cox.net.


Mark your calendar! Dr. Brad Reedy is Coming to NHS 
to Talk about the Difficult Journey of Parenting Teenagers.
When: Tuesday, November 3, 6:30 PM
Where: NHS Media Center/Library
Author of the book, The Journey of the Heroic Parent, Dr. Brad Reedy is Co-owner and Clinical Director of Evoke Therapy Programs, which provides outdoor-based therapy for adolescents, young adults and families. Brad returns to Irvine, where he grew up as a child. Embattled in drug abuse and after a nearly fatal drug overdose, Brad dropped out of Irvine High School in his sophomore year. He embarked on a journey that eventually led him to a Ph.D. in Marriage and Family Therapy and the founding of a therapy program for teens and families. For more information about Dr. Reed, please click here.


16th Annual NHS Baseball Christmas Tree, Wreath and Garland Sales 
Flyer
With the Holidays right around the corner, the Boys Baseball team is once again sponsoring its Christmas tree, wreath and garland sales fundraiser. In addition, we are conducting a Christmas Tree drive to help out the Wounded Warriors and military families at Camp Pendleton who cannot afford to buy a tree this holiday season. So please don't wait! Time is running out, as sales will end on November 6th. 

Use this link https://northwoodhs.wufoo.com/forms/nhs-baseball-2015-christmas-tree-sale/ to purchase your tree, wreath and/or garland on-line or fill out the attached order form. Please contact Lori David Jones at ldjorange@aol.com for any questions you may have. Thank you for your support.


Order Form

Annual NHS Softball Poinsettias and Wreaths Sale
Northwood Softball is once again selling poinsettias and wreaths from now until October 30th and would appreciate your support. 


Please contact Pam Tyo at ptyo1@cox.net or 714-401-4498. Completed order form can be sent to Pam. Thank you! 




Flyer
Lazy Dog Restaurant Fundraiser
Northwood High School Grad Night is hosting a fundraiser at Lazy Dog Restaurant in the Irvine Market Place on Tuesday, November 10, from 4:00 - 9:00 PM. 15% of your total bill will be donated back to NHS Grad Night. 


Please take a printout of the attached flyer with you. Your time and support are kindly appreciated. See you there!

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Agenda
Please join us at our October 
Parent Teacher Student Association Meeting! 

When: This Tuesday, October 20th, 7:00 PM
Where: Room 906, first floor of the building with the big "Northwood" sign
What: Hear updates from our Principal, Dr. Roach, and our student representative, Courtney Fassett, and find out about the programs and events organized by PTSA for our school! To view the meeting agenda, see attached.




Spiritwear is Here!!
If you had paid for Northwood spiritwear during registration week, but didn't pick it up, please contact our Spiritwear Chair, Cathy Kim, at cathykim247@yahoo.com to make arrangements.


Flyer
This Wednesday is the Last Day
to Donate Your Gently Used Shoes!
 

Please donate gently used Athletic Shoes, Dress Shoes, Boots, Sandals, Sneakers, any footwear, any size! Donation boxes are located in Senior TA rooms and in front of the Student Activities Center (SAC). Join us in this recycling effort and fundraising event to benefit Grad Night! Please make sure shoes are paired together; shoes will be reused in Africa and South America. See attached flyer for more information or contact Mandy Neghabat, Grad Night Fundraiser Chair, at mandana.neghabat@cox.net.


Flyer

Master Drive Seminar on Teen Driving and Safety
Parents, bring your teens with you to a special Master Drive presentation at Northwood High School on Thursday, October 22, at 6:30 PM in the theater.  Hear shocking statistics about the risks to teen drivers. Find out what a teen driver needs to learn (limitations of the road conditions, dynamics of a vehicle in motion, etc.) to become a safe driver. Maximize your teen's chances to survive our driving environment! For more information, see attached flyer or contact Wendy Bokota, PTSA VP of Programs at pwboko@cox.net.



Flyer

NHS Blood Drive on October 27 
from 8:00 AM to 2:15 PM 
 
The American Red Cross would like to extend an invitation to ALL parents, students, teachers and staff to donate at the blood drive on Tuesday, October 27. Appointments available! 


See the attached flyer for more details.




Flyer
Are You Considering a Career in Psychology? 
Come & Meet Sophia Silva! 
When: Thursday, October 29
Time: During Lunch, 11:50 AM - 12:25 PM
Where: College & Career Center, room 1035
Sophia Silva is a positive psychology coach and speaker. She graduated from Chapman University in 2011 and received her Master's degree in Positive Psychology from Claremont Graduate University in 2014. She has been featured on The Huffington Post and the Dr. Drew Podcast. She is bilingual and has received international attention as a columnist for Unoticias and Monte Carlo TV. To read more about Sophia Silva, please see flyer.







Flyer
Are You Considering a Career in Information Technology? 
Come & Meet Chris Elliott! 
When: Wednesday, November 4
Time: During Lunch, 11:55 AM - 12:30 PM
Where: College & Career Center, room 1035
Chris Elliott works for The Walt Disney Company as the IT Compliance Manager for the Corporate Segment. He concentrates on ensuring The Walt Disney Company follows and employs the rules and regulations surrounding IT and financial transactions. To read more about Chris Elliott, please click here.

Questions about our Career Lunch speakers? Contact Wendy Bokota, PTSA VP of Programs, pwboko@cox.net.


16th Annual NHS Baseball Christmas Tree, 
Flyer
Wreath and Garland Sales 
With the Holidays right around the corner, the Boys Baseball team is once again sponsoring its Christmas tree, wreath and garland sales fundraiser. In addition, we are conducting a Christmas Tree drive to help out the Wounded Warriors and military families at Camp Pendleton who cannot afford to buy a tree this holiday season. So please don't wait! Sales begin now and will run through November 6th. Use this link https://northwoodhs.wufoo.com/forms/nhs-baseball-2015-christmas-tree-sale/ to purchase your tree wreath and/or garland online or contact Lori David Jones at ldjorange@aol.com to request a sales form and for any questions you may have. See attached flyer for details. Thank you for your support.

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Shoe Drive Fundraiser - Collection this Saturday!


Flyer
Help Our School Raise Funds 
by Simply Cleaning Your Shoe Closet!  

Join us in this recycling effort and fundraising event to benefit Grad Night! Shoe Collection Day is this Saturday, October 17, at Northwood High School from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM.
Bring in gently used Athletic Shoes, Dress Shoes, Boots, Sandals, Sneakers, any footwear, any size! Please make sure shoes are paired together and in reusable condition. Shoes will be reused in Africa and South America
 
See flyer for more information or contact Mandy Neghabat, Grad Night Fundraiser Chair, at mandana.neghabat@cox.net.

Sunday, October 11, 2015

Fall Conference Week
Hope all students, parents and teachers had productive conferences last week! Thank you to Hospitality Co-Chairs Debra Kam and Patty Schell for organizing the Staff Appreciation Luncheon. Special thanks to NHS parents for the delicious baked goods and for helping on-site and to Romano's Macaroni Grill of Huntington Beach for their generous discount and for providing several coupons for a drawing. 


Meeting Agenda

Join Us at our October PTSA Meeting!
Our next Parent Teacher Student Association meeting will be Tuesday, October 20th at 7:00 PM in room 906. Come and hear updates from our principal, Mrs. Roach, and about upcoming PTSA events. See the attached agenda. 


Not a PTSA member yet? It's not too late! Fill out the membership form and get a free school directory. Your membership and donation will help fund much-needed teachers' equipment and supplies to benefit NHS students! Thank you!


Spiritwear is Here!!
If you paid for Northwood spiritwear but haven't yet picked it up, please contact our Spiritwear Chair, Cathy Kim, at cathykim247@yahoo.com to make arrangements.



Flyer
Help Our School Raise Funds 
by Simply Cleaning Out Your Shoe Closet!  
Our goal is to collect 5000 lbs. of SHOES from Sept. 28 - Oct. 21. We're in need of gently used Athletic Shoes, Dress Shoes, Boots, Sandals, Sneakers, any footwear, any size!  Donation boxes are in Senior TA rooms and in front of the Student Activities Center (SAC). We will also hold a Saturday collection day at Northwood High School on Oct. 17, from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM.  

Join us in this recycling effort and fundraising event to benefit Grad Night! Please make sure shoes are paired together and in reusable condition; they will be reused in Africa and South America. See attached flyer for more information or contact Mandy Neghabat, Grad Night Fundraiser Chair, at mandana.neghabat@cox.net.




Rules
Entry Form
LAST WEEK to turn in 
REFLECTIONS entries!! 
Entries are now being accepted in the areas of Visual Arts, Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, Musical Composition, and Photography.

2015 Theme: LET YOUR IMAGINATION FLY!

OFFICIAL ENTRY FORM and SUMMARY OF RULES can be found in the NHS Main Office and are attached here. Submission includes 3 copies of the literature/music composition and 2 DVD/Flash drive copies of Dance Choreography and Film Production.

For additional details on each area's rules, visit http://irvineucpta.my-pta.org/content.asp?PageID=7
Entries due by FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16th at 4:00 PM
Any questions, contact Lisa Hopper at LISASHOPPER@sbcglobal.net


Flyer

Master Drive Seminar on Teen Driving and Safety
Parents, bring your teens with you to a special Master Drive presentation at Northwood High School on Thursday, October 22, at 6:30 PM in the theater.  Hear shocking statistics about the risks to teen drivers. Find out what a teen driver needs to learn (limitations of the road conditions, dynamics of a vehicle in motion, etc.) to become a safe driver. Maximize your teen's chances to survive our driving environment! For more information, see attached flyer or contact Wendy Bokota, PTSA VP of Programs at pwboko@cox.net

Saturday, October 3, 2015


BJ's Grad Night Fundraiser Flyer
Eat at BJ's Restaurant and Help Your School!
NHS Class of 2016 Grad Night is hosting an all-day fundraiser at BJ's Restaurant in the Irvine Market Place on Thursday, October 8


Join us there with your family and friends and watch the Colts and Texans battle it off. Bring in the attached flyer and BJ's will donate 15% of the sales to NHS. We appreciate your support while you are having a great time with your loved ones!






Rules
Entry Form
Calling all artists for REFLECTIONS 2015-2016! 
Entries are now being accepted in the areas of Visual Arts, Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, Musical Composition, and Photography.

2015 Theme: LET YOUR IMAGINATION FLY!

OFFICIAL ENTRY FORM and SUMMARY OF RULES can be found in the NHS Main Office and are attached here. Submission includes 3 copies of the literature/music composition and 2 DVD/Flash drive copies of Dance Choreography and Film Production.

For additional details on each area's rules, visit http://irvineucpta.my-pta.org/content.asp?PageID=7
Entries due by FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16th at 4:00 PM
Any questions, contact Lisa Hopper at LISASHOPPER@sbcglobal.net



Help Our School Raise Funds 
by Simply Cleaning Out Your Shoe Closet!  
Our goal is to collect 5000 lbs. of SHOES from Sept. 28 - Oct. 21. We're in need of gently used Athletic Shoes, Dress Shoes, Boots, Sandals, Sneakers, any footwear, any size!  Donation boxes will be located in Senior TA rooms and in front of the Student Activities Center (SAC). We will also hold a Saturday collection day at Northwood High School on Oct. 17, from 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM.  Join us in this recycling effort and fundraising event to benefit Grad Night! Please make sure shoes are paired together and in reusable condition. Thank you for helping us meet our goal! See attached flyer for more information or contact Mandy Neghabat, Grad Night Fundraiser Chair, at mandana.neghabat@cox.net.


Master Drive Seminar on Teen Driving and Safety
Parents, bring your teens with you to a special Master Drive presentation at Northwood High School on Thursday, October 22, at 6:30 PM in the theater.  Hear shocking statistics about the risks to teen drivers. Find out what a teen driver needs to learn (limitations of the road conditions, dynamics of a vehicle in motion, etc.) to become a safe driver. Maximize your teen's chances to survive our driving environment! For more information, see attached flyer or contact Wendy Bokota, PTSA VP of Programs at pwboko@cox.net.