Today is Thursday, February 7, 2019
The answer to yesterday’s Black History trivia question, “Who were the two African-Americans that founded the movement?” was William Edward Burghardt DuBois and William Monroe Trotter. Congratulations to Jeel Patel for being the first student to respond with the correct answer.
Today’s fact: Josiah Henson fled slavery in Maryland in 1830 and later founded a settlement in Ontario, Canada, for other black citizens who had escaped. His autobiography, The Life of Josiah Henson, Formerly a Slave, Now an Inhabitant of Canada, as Narrated by Himself (1849), is believed to have been an inspiration for the main character in a famous novel. Trivia: ?????
Be the first student to e-mail me or nhhsannouncements with the correct answer, and you will win a prize!
The Math SAT Prep Class will take place after school TODAY in room 207 beginning at 3:10.
ESL Buddies Club will be meeting in Room 224 after school TODAY. Stop on by to hear about Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day traditions. All are welcome!
Mindfulness Club. Meeting TODAY in Room 135-B at 2:30pm!! Hope to see you there!!
Habitat for Humanity members will be selling Valentine’s Day messages in the Mall area during L1 and L2 TODAY and TOMORROW. For just $1, you can send a message to a friend, colleague, or significant other for Valentine’s Day along with some chocolates and a flower! Your donations will be used for the support of local families as they find homes in Hunterdon County, so be sure to stop by and show your support.
Impact testing for Spring sports will be on the following dates:
Thursday, Feb 14th for Boys and Girls Golf
Tuesday, Feb 19th for Boys Tennis and Girls Track
Monday, Feb 25th for Boys Track
Thursday, Feb 28th for Baseball
All tests are at 3 pm in room 135B. Bring your charged chrome book and/or power supply for the chrome book.
Both Boys and Girls Lax were held previously. If you missed it, and need to take a test please contact Mrs. Korbul.
Relay for Life Pura Vida Bracelets are now for sale for $6! Help to fight cancer by buying a custom Relay for Life Pura Vida Bracelet! The donations will be given to the American Cancer Society, whose funds aid in cancer research and providing services and support for patients. Preorder forms will be available soon during L1 or L2 in the mall, which can then be dropped off completed in the bin in front of Room 121. Buy these now, they are only being sold until February 28th! Wear your bracelet during the event and show your support!
Northern Lights Art and Literary Magazine will be holding an Open Mic event on Friday, February 22 from 4:30-7:00 in room 241. Admission will be $3. Please come and share your work!
The current Northern Lights blog theme is Nostalgia! Please send submissions of poetry and art to firstname.lastname@example.org for review.
It’s that time of year again – time to buy your tickets to the Winter Musical! Tickets for North Hunterdon Theatre Organization’s show Catch Me If You Can are now available for purchase online! In order to buy your tickets, please either visit the school’s ThunderTix website or send a message to NHTOtickets@gmail.com, and all necessary information will be emailed to you. Don’t miss this incredible showcase of student talent!
Lunch Menu 2/7:
Breakfast for Lunch
On the Grille: Cheesesteak sliders
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