Volume 07........... .October 13, 2020
As we go through this school year together, remember to use this newsletter, our social media channels and website as resources!

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.

Scroll down for some trivia this week! Participants with the correct answer will be entered in our monthly raffle. Correct answers will be announced on our social media channels and in next week's newsletter.
K-12 News & Events
Please read through the important dates and information that was shared in our CEO News & Notes email from October 7.

Important Dates
More K-12 News
  • The Parent-Student Remote Learning Handbook is available here.
  • Our Admissions Lottery for the 2021-22 school year is now open! Visit the enrollment page of our website for more information. The deadline to apply is 1/25/21.
  • FREE Tutoring Opportunities are available remotely from our highly qualified and certified teachers. If you are interested, please contact your student's teacher or check our website.
  • Winter Coat Giveaway, hosted by Philadelphia Donations and The Ray of Hope Project, will be happening October 24. For more information, check out the flyer below.
K-8 News & Events
Please read through the important dates and information that was shared in Mrs. Unegbu's News & Notes email from October 2.

Important Dates
More K-8 News
  • Office Hours are available by appointment only for additional student support.
  • Please remember that if your child has a doctor appointment or other excused absence (court date, death in family, etc.) it will only be excused with an official note from the doctor or other office. You can submit scanned notes to attendancek8@newfoundations.org.
HS News & Events
Please read through the important dates and information that was shared in Mrs. Daly's News & Notes email from October 2.

Important Dates
  • 10/29 Spirit Day: Wear Black or Orange for Halloween!
  • 10/29 Walk-up Ring Ceremony, 3-4:30 PM
More HS News
  • Please remember that if your child has a doctor appointment or other excused absence (court date, death in family, etc.) it will only be excused with an official note from the doctor or other office. You can submit scanned notes to attendance@newfoundations.org.
  • 9th Grade calculators have arrived. Please check your email for details about pick up. Questions? Email GAllmond@newfoundations.org 
  • Student Work Highlight: Check out what some of our students are working on in their Digital Media class! The following piece is a submission titled "Seniors Experience" by Christian Rillera.
Bulldog Spotlight of the Week
Kaylee Inemer
Kaylee Inemer, one of our current high school seniors, completed four college courses prior to the start of her senior year. She is currently dual-enrolled at NFCS and the Community College of Philadelphia. This fall semester, she is taking her fifth college course. Kaylee will leverage these credits for accelerated postsecondary success. Join us in congratulating Kaylee on her accomplishments!


Help us highlight outstanding members of our community! Click here to submit a nomination for the Bulldog Spotlight of the Week!
Trivia Time!
How many 12th grade graduating classes has New Foundations had since it opened its doors?

A) 7 classes
B) 10 classes
C) 20 classes

Submit your answers via this Google Form before 3pm on Wednesday October 14. Correct answers will earn you an entry for this month's raffle.

Tune in to our Instagram story on Wednesday October 14 at 5pm for the answer!
We want to hear from you!
If you have something you would like to share with our NFCS community, please fill out our Media Submission form using the button below!

Items must be submitted no later than noon on Sunday to be shared the upcoming week.