Volume 10........... .January 11, 2022
We are excited to have you with us and are wishing everyone a healthy and successful 2021-2022 school year. As a reminder, our newsletter is sent out biweekly, on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month.

To stay in the know between issues of our newsletter, make sure to follow us on Instagram (@nfcsbulldogs) and add us on Facebook (@newfoundationscharterschool) for additional news and updates throughout the week!

You can always visit our website, which contains all the latest NFCS updates, forms, contact information and more.
K-12 News & Events
Please read through the important dates and information that was shared in Ms. Glassie's CEO News & Notes email from December 23.

Important Dates
  • 1/12 COVID Testing Clinic at NFCS, 3-7pm
  • 1/17 School Closed, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • 1/21 Last Day of Q2
  • 1/24 2022-23 Admissions Lottery Applications Due
  • 1/24-25 Half Days, Staff PD (No Letter Days)
  • 1/31 School Closed, Staff PD
  • 1/31 COVID Vaccination Clinic at NFCS, 3-7pm
  • 2/03 Q2/S1 Report Cards
  • 2/03 Parent Teacher Conferences (PM)
  • 2/04 Half Day, Parent Teacher Conferences (PM)
More K-12 News 
  • Infinite Campus Reminder: Please be sure to update your contact information in Infinite Campus. Didn't get an email about your IC Account? Check your inbox/spam for an email with the subject "User Account Activation." Still nothing? Email icsupport@newfoundations.org. Additional Infinite Campus Resources: NFCS Parent Portal Login // Video Instructions // Picture Instructions
  • NFCS Is Here to Help! If you live in a shelter, motel, or even doubled up with other people due to loss of housing for economic hardship, you may qualify for certain rights and protections under the federal McKinney-Vento Act. If you believe you may be eligible, contact Ms. Davenny, School Social Worker, at 215-344-6410 x8 or mdavenny@newfoundations.org to find out what services and supports may be available!
K-8 News & Events
Please read through the important dates and information that was shared in Mrs. Unegbu's News & Notes email from January 07.

Important Dates
  • 1/14 NJHS Applications due to Ms. Fanega
  • 1/14 Philadelphia Sports Spirit Day
  • 1/18-21 NJHS "Lending a Hand to Afghanistan" Collection and Coin Drive
  • 1/26 Semester 2 Specialty Classes Begin
More K-8 News
  • Join us in celebrating our Eighth Grade November Bulldogs of the Month:
  • Nicholas Martin
  • Amaya Geiger
  • Shawn Philip
  • James Zazulak
HS News & Events
Please read through the important dates and information that was shared in Mrs. Daly's News & Notes email from January 07.

Important Dates
  • 1/14 Literature Keystone; Asynchronous day for students not currently enrolled in English 10. Virtual Office Hours 1-2PM
  • 1/18 Biology Keystone; Asynchronous day for students not currently enrolled in Biology.
  • 1/20 History, Languages & Electives Finals; Regular Block Schedule
  • 1/24 English MPM & Blocks 1 and 2 only; Early Dismissal
  • 1/25 Math MPM & Blocks 3 and 4 only; Early Dismissal
  • 1/26 Semester 2 Classes Begin; Check Infinite Campus for Rosters
  • 2/3 Back to School Night for Semester 2 Classes, 5-7pm
  • 2/4 Half Day; Parent Teacher Conferences, 12-12:30pm
Athletics and Activities Corner
Before winter break, The Rock School for Dance Education's RockReach Program, one of our partner organizations, shared with us a recording of their performance of the Nutcracker. Our K-8 students had the opportunity to enjoy this virtually before winter break!

For a full list of all our activities please visit, https://www.newfoundations.org/activities
Bulldog Spotlight of the Week
Elizabeth McCourt

Elizabeth McCourt is currently a first grader at New Foundations. She is always following the rules, and truly exemplifies what it means to be a caring member of our community.

Elizabeth works hard every single day and often goes above and beyond when completing her work. Elizabeth embodies our mission being respectful, honest and fair to all members of the school community.

Join us in celebrating Elizabeth for her hard work and contributions to our caring school community!
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