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We are hosting a food drive to benefit The Good Shepard Center.  Bring in non perishable food to your homeroom December 1-17.  The homeroom that collects the most will win a class reward.

Weekly Academic Vocabulary Words

Factor (n) one of several things that influences or causes a situation

Articulate (v)
to clearly express your ideas or feelings in words

Check out Ms. Gower's Blog for information about the winning Box Top students!

Dec. 15 - 19

Girls on the Run
Girls Soccer/Boys Basketball vs. Williston (H) 4:00pm
Dress Rehearsal for Drama - 3:30-6:30pm

School Store Open AM only
Science Fair presented in Media Center
Miss Castle Hayne to visit 6,7,8 grade ladies at at 11:00am
Drama Winter Play 7:00-8:30pm. Ticket Sales start at 6:20pm

Girls Soccer/Boys Basketball vs. Noble (A) 4:00pm

Drama Winter Play 7:00-8:30pm. Ticket Sales start at 6:20pm

Meet at the Flagpole 8:15am
Relay for Life Jeans Day - pay $1.00

Have a good break! See you next year!

Next Week -
Christmas Break

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  New to Holly Shelter- North Carolina Virtual Public Schools (NCVPS) for qualifying students. Click here for more information.
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New Hanover County Schools Mission Statement:

The mission of New Hanover County Schools, in collaboration with our parents and the community, is to strive to provide children an excellent education in a safe and positive learning environment where they are prepared with the critical skills to reach their full potential for a world yet to be imagined.


The New Hanover County School System is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, gender, orientation, age or disability in any of its programs or activities.

In compliance with Federal law, including Section 504 of the 1973 Rehabilitation Act and the provisions of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, New Hanover County Schools administers all state-operated educational programs, employment activities, and admissions without discrimination because of disability, race, religion, national, or ethnic origin, color, age, military service, or gender except where exemption is appropriate and allowed by law.

To file a complaint of discrimination, contact: Dr. Rick Holliday, Deputy Superintendent, Student Support and Federal Programs, 6410 Carolina Beach Road, Wilmington, NC 28412, Telephone (910) 254-4206; Fax (910) 254-4226.