Announcements & News
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 8, 2018 - Day 6
Mardi Gras: Because of yesterday's snow day, Mardi Gras at NDA will be celebrated on Friday. Students in the French IV Honors/Advanced class will be distributing Mardi Gras beads on Friday morning before school to all faculty/staff members. Everyone is encouraged to wear clothing tomorrow symbolizing the colors of Mardi Gras, which are purple, green, and gold. Happy Mardi Gras!
Semi Formal: There will be a meeting next Monday at 7:40 in room 14 for sophomore and freshman student council and class officers to discuss the semi formal.
French Club will meet today after school in Mr. Delongchamp's room. The theme will be Mardi Gras - create your own mask.
Marine Life Awareness Club: We will be meeting on Monday, February 12th at 2:35 pm in the Bio Lab. The topic is "More Fascinating Facts About Whales!" All are welcome to attend.
Spring Sports: All those interested in playing softball, tennis, spring track, golf, or lacrosse can now sign-up in the gym.
The Southborough Gardener's Scholarship is open to students who have been residents of Southborough for at least two years and are accepted at a school of higher education in one of the following fields: Floral Design, Landscape Design, Horticulture, Environmental Studies, Ecology, Conservation, Agriculture or any other related field. Applications are available in the Guidance Office. The deadline for submission is Monday, April 16, 2018.
Two scholarships are open to Shrewsbury residents who will be graduating from high school this school year. One is from Shrewsbury Electric and Cable Operations (and New England Sports Network (SELCO/NESN). The second is from the Town of Shrewsbury. The application and specific details are available in the Guidance Office. The deadline date for the Town of Shrewsbury scholarship is due no later than 4:00 p.m.on March 8, 2018 and the SELCO/NESN is due on March 9, 2018.
The Wachusett Area Chamber of Commerce is offering three scholarships for graduating seniors who reside in the Wachusett area. To be eligible, students must be pursuing business studies in a two-year or four-year college. The scholarship application along with details are available in the Guidance Office. The deadline date is April 30, 2018.
Please be aware that there are scholarship opportunities listed on town websites where students reside. It is beneficial for seniors to research those websites.