10-13-16 NAM Weekly News

Reminder: No school on Wed Oct 19th

No school on Wednesday of next week for Staff Development Day


6th Graders – D.C Trip Registration Ending

Trip registration for the DC trip ends on October 28.
For more information, contact Missi at missikershner@gmail.com or visit the trip website for registration information and the link to register.


Parent needed to join LSDMC

We need another parent representative to serve on our Local School Decision Making Committee (LSDMC). Voting will take place during the NAM Fall Festival. Interested parents should email your contact information and a brief statement about why you want to serve on LSDMC to Ms. Ballard at o_ballard@hotmail.com.


Fall Festival Friday Oct 21st

VOLUNTEER – we can’t do this without your help.  Please sign up ASAP.

Parents can sign up here.
Students can sign up here.

-Join the Planning Committee
-Set up for the festivities
(1-5pm, come for ½ hour anytime that works for you)
-Clean up at the end of the festival
(8-8:30pm, many hands make light work!)
-Bake for the bake sale
-Support your class booth
(contact your room parent to assist with planning and/or work a shift)
-NAM grads MUST register

For more information, contact Jenny Caffery, Fall Festival Chair at jennycaffery@yahoo.com.


Halloween Dance, grades 4-6, Oct 28th

Student Council is hosting a Halloween Dance, Fri, Oct 28th, 4pm-6pm in the NAM gymnasium (for students in grades 4-6 only).  Tickets are $2.00 per student.  Pizza and drinks will also be sold at the dance.  Come in costume!  There will be contests for Scariest, Most Creative, and Most Over the Top Costumes!


Fun with Hops and Vine

Friday, November 4
7:00-9:00 PM

This beer and wine tasting event is a NAM Foundation fundraiser. We need your support!  Please join us at the Kershner’s home (8480 Crestdale, Cincinnati, OH 45236) to enjoy drinks, heavy appetizers, and conversation in celebration of our wonderful NAM community.

Donations: $40 per couple, $20 for single
Reserve your spot today by emailing Foundation@namrockets.org or pay now with PayPal.
First come, first serve up to 50 people. (Adults only).
For more information contact:
Missi Kershner (missikershner@gmail.com) or
Kami Hill (kamihill724@gmail.com).


Next Movie Night

The next NAM Movie Night will be Thursday, November 10
6:30-8:30pm
(right before Veterans’ Day weekend)


Interested in being in Student Directory?

Shannon Crutchfield is volunteering to put together an e-directory, and needs your information. The purpose is for the North Avondale Montessori families to connect.
IT IS NOT INTENDED NOR SHOULD IT BE USED FOR BUSINESS PURPOSES. It takes just minutes to fill out. You can email directly to Shannon at scrutchfield@comey.com or click on this link.


Eagle Youth Lacrosse

Boys’ and girls’ youth lacrosse teams for Walnut Hills HS “Feeder schools.”
Learn to play the fastest growing and fastest paced team sport in the U.S.
Teams forming now for spring 2017 season, grades 3-6 (current).
No experience needed. Players provide their own gear.
Check out full flyers below for more more information

Clark Cougars Little Hoopsters Basketball

3rd – 6th Grade Boys & Girls

When: Saturdays beginning November 19th – December 17th.
from 9:00-10:30am

Location: Clark Montessori High School
3030 Erie Ave. Cincinnati, Ohio 45208

Cost: $50 per child, $30 for each additional sibling
(includes Little Hoopsters t-shirt)
Email Coach Parker: clarkcougarshoops@gmail.com
to reserve your spot.
**Program is limited to the first 40 kids, so register ASAP**
Click here or here (pdf version)for more info and registration form.


Yearbooks on Sale

Order your North Avondale Montessori School
2016-2017 yearbook now through December 9.

Fill out and return the form that came home in your child’s backpack, or order online here with Yearbook ID Code: 12124217

**If you would like your child’s name and/or photo to be included in the yearbook, you MUST sign the release form.**
Please click here to fill it out.

Volunteers still needed for yearbook committee. Email PTO for more information at namspto@namrockets.org.