Seventh and eighth grade Spanish students and their parents are invited to attend and learn about the 2019 Costa Rica Abroad Program on October 2 at 7:00 PM. The program offers students the opportunity to utilize their Spanish language skills and stay with homestay families in beautiful Costa Rica. The immersion into this enriching culture and environment will leave an indelible impression in their hearts and minds. A panel of former NFS students that participated on the trip will briefly discuss their experiences. ¡Pura vida!
All eighth grade families are invited to join us for the Secondary School Information Session on September 25th at 7:00 PM. This session will provide in-depth information about applying to secondary schools, as well as a Q&A panel with some secondary school admissions representatives.
Eighth grade students will spend three days and two nights at Heifer Global Village. The Global Village helps educate the public about Heifer's efforts to help rural communities lift themselves out of poverty through farming. At this educational center, our students will take part in hands-on, interactive programs and activities promoting sustainable solutions to global hunger, poverty and environmental degradation.
All parents are asked to join us for Back to School Nights. Pre-k through second grade Back to School Night is September 13. Third through fifth grade Back to School Night is September 17, and Upper School Back to School Night is September 18. Each of these events is from 6:30 to 8:00 and begins in the auditorium.