Next week, September 26-30, will be College and Career Week at Niota: Monday: NES shirts (your future starts here) Tuesday: Neon (bright future) Wednesday: College wear day Thursday: Dress for success like what you want to be when you grow up. Friday: PJ day for having big dreams for the future (List inspired by our Calhoun friends)
13 days ago, Teresa Blevins
Monday, September 19, is Fall picture Day. If you still have money for the fundraiser, please send it in with your child on Monday as well. Thank you for all your help. You sold over $21,000 of items. The school will receive a portion of this to use for daily school and classroom needs in addition to incentives for students who meet attendance, behavior, academic, and competitive goals. The company will also provide a Mega Prize party in May to celebrate these successes. Go Wildcats!!!
16 days ago, Teresa Blevins
Monday, September 19, is Fall picture Day. If you still have money for the fundraiser, please send it in with your child on Monday as well. Thank you for all your help. You sold over $21,000 of items. The school will receive a portion of this to use for daily school and classroom needs in addition to incentives for students who meet attendance, behavior, academic, and competitive goals. The company will also provide a Mega Prize party in May to celebrate these successes. Go Wildcats!!!
16 days ago, Teresa Blevins
Please use the following link to review our School-Family Compact for 2022-2023. The draft was presented on August 5 at our Annual Title 1 Information Night. The final draft may be viewed at: https://5il.co/1ga6p. Paper Copies will be sent home in backpacks on Friday, August 19.
about 2 months ago, Teresa Blevins
Please use the following link to review our Family Engagement Policy for 2022-2023. The draft was presented at our Annual Title 1 Information night on August 5 for feedback. The final draft may be reviewed at: https://5il.co/1ga6o. Paper copies will be sent home in backpacks on Friday, August 19.
about 2 months ago, Teresa Blevins
Just a reminder Title 1 Information and Open House tonight from 5:00-7:00 PM. We cannot wait to meet our Wildcat families!!!
about 2 months ago, Teresa Blevins
The final basketball tryouts for both Wildcat teams will be held Monday, August 8, 3:45-5:00. Even if students tried out in the Spring of last year, they will need to participate in this final tryout. Only grades 6-8 may play on the teams with a current completed physical. 5th grade students who are interested in being managers should attend tryouts as well.
2 months ago, Teresa Blevins
Niota's Title 1 and Information Night will be Friday, August 5, from 5:00-7:00 PM. Please enter and sit in the cafeteria to receive our annual Title 1 update then you will be dismissed to tour the school with your family. We will have lost and found items laid out in the gym for you to gather belongings. Anything left after Friday will be donated somewhere.
2 months ago, Teresa Blevins
Good morning, Wildcats!!! Here are some important dates and times: August 1- Students report but will dismiss early at 10:30 AM. Buses will run. August 2&3- Full School Days August 4- Election Day/No School for students August 5-Full School Day August 5- Welcome Back Wildcats Open House from 5:00-7:00 PM. Families can tour the school and meet teachers.
2 months ago, Teresa Blevins
PTO sponsored basketball training and open gyms are cancelled for the remainder of the summer due to vacations and appointments. Enjoy these last few days of summer with your families and keep practicing those skills on your own. Again, no training or open gym this month.
3 months ago, Teresa Blevins
Niota supply lists and homeroom rosters will be posted on the front doors of the school after 6:00 PM today. All homerooms are final. We look forward to seeing our Wildcats on August 1.
3 months ago, Teresa Blevins
Please see the attached school calendar for 2022-2023.
3 months ago, Teresa Blevins
2022-2023 School calendar
There will not be any PTO sponsored basketball training or open gym this week (July 5-8) since many people will be traveling. Don't forget the YMCA is having summer camp at Niota this month 7:30 AM to 6:00 PM. Register on the YMCA website. We hope everyone has had a great Independence Day!
3 months ago, Teresa Blevins
We are excited for improvements being made at Niota. Our carpeted rooms are getting brand new flooring and look amazing, and our bleachers are getting much needed repair. Due to bleacher repairs, our gym will be closed the remainder of this week. Basketball training and open gym are cancelled until repairs are completed. No basketball training or open gym the week of June 20-24.
3 months ago, Teresa Blevins
Dear Families, we are working to improve our school by removing carpet and replacing it with beautiful new tile. This process does have a smell due to the adhesive they have to use. It is non-toxic. We have made arrangements to minimize any future exposure of our kids to the unpleasant smell.
4 months ago, Teresa Blevins
All basketball training sponsored by the PTO is cancelled for tonight, June 14. Open gym will be Wednesday, June 15.
4 months ago, Teresa Blevins
Just a reminder: PTO sponsored basketball trainings begin today 5:00-6:00 in the gym. These will take place each Tuesday and Thursday for $20/session. A portion of this goes directly to our PTO funds. Open gym for students who will be in grades 6-8 begins Wednesday, June 8, 5:00-6:00. This is free admission for those who wish to play basketball. You must pick your child up promptly at 6:00 each session.
4 months ago, Teresa Blevins
Basketball open gym for boys and girls for grades 6-8th 5:00-6:00 at Niota gym. Starting the Wednesday of June 8th. Every Wednesday after that. PTO sponsored basketball trainings for both boys and girls starting June 7th (Tuesday) and the 9th (Thursday). Every Tuesday and Thursday following that. The cost for trainings is $20 for the hour per day. A portion of the cost will go to Niota PTO. Each training will be different.
4 months ago, Teresa Blevins
Dismissal is at 10:30 today. Buses will run. If you check students out early, you will go to the front offices. Grade cards will not be handed out early. Early checkouts will need to pick up grade cards and items after 10:30 or during summer office hours. If students have missing textbooks or computer equipment, it will need turned in or paid for before you can get grade cards. Thank you for a great year. We will miss our Wildcats!!!
4 months ago, Teresa Blevins
Unfortunately, due to poor weather conditions for Sunday the Niota Block Party will be cancelled. No block party Sunday, May 22. They hope to reschedule it as a back to school block party in the Fall. We will keep you updated.
5 months ago, Teresa Blevins