The Foundation's annual Tag Sale was another big success! We would like to thank all those who donated items and supported our event, especially those NPS faculty and staff who donated items; shopped and even worked at the Tag Sale!
NPS EDUCATION FOUNDATION TAG SALE & BAKE SALE:
DONATE ITEMS: Gently used items and clothing, including NPS uniforms, will be accepted for the NPS Education Foundation Tag Sale
Donate: Wed. July 9: Wequonnoc School: 10AM - 2PM
Donate: Thur. July 10: Wequonnoc School: 10AM - 2PM
EARLY BIRD: Fri. July 11: Wequonnoc School: 4PM - 7PM: $5 Admission
TAG SALE: Sat. July 12: Wequonnoc School: 8AM - NOON: Free admission
The NPS Education Foundation is pleased to announce its FALL GRANT CYCLE: Submission Deadline: September 30, 2014. Applications & instructions will be posted at www.NPSEducationFoundation.org starting August 1, 2014.
The Foundation's 2nd annual Art Auction & Dessert Tasting promises to be another fun night out! Please Note: Our location has changed: The Art Auction & Dessert Tasting will take place at Kelly Middle School: 25 Mahan Drive, Norwich. Come enjoy delicious desserts, coffee and fine art from artists with Norwich ties including Bill Diodato, Merrill Park Keeley; Gabe Lipman; Marge Izbicki; Zach Turner; Susan Matera; and more. In addition, student artists from NFA; Norwich Tech and Norwich Public Schools will exhibit their fine works.
The next Foundation meeting will be Monday April 28 at 6:30pm at Central Office: 90 Town Street. You can play a part in the Foundation's mission of supporting Norwich Public School student achievement.
Interested in supporting the academic success of Norwich Public School students? Join us at the NPS Education Foundation's next meeting this Monday January 13 at 6:30pm at Central Office: 90 Town Street, Norwich as we continue our mission "funding the advancement of Norwich Public School students". No amount of participation is too little. Your voice is valuable so take an hour to make a huge difference. The Foundation has awarded $8,500 in grants to Norwich Public School teachers.
The NPS Education Foundation recently awarded eight (8) grants of $250 each to Norwich Public School teachers. The grants are for a variety of tools, all intended to support student achievement. The grants include proposals for Reading Fluency Kits; Stability Balls; Tablets and Apps; Brain Gym; Phonics Program Tools and Literature on CD.
Don't miss the Norwich Public Schools 'Staff Follies': Fri., Dec. 6 at 6:30pm Owens Auditorium-Kelly MS: 25 Mahan Drive, Norwich, CT. NPS Staff will be performing live for your entertainment! Singing, instrumental and more! All proceeds benefit the NPS Education Foundation. Gift card raffle from our proud sponsors for this event including: Old Tymes Restaurant; Wendy's; Eastern Sake; Mr. Pizza; 99 Restaurant; Asylum Street Pizza; Starbuck's; Lisbon Cinema 12; Prime 82 Restaurant; Subway; Illiano's Restaurant; Yogurt City; Irene's Restaurant; Engine No.