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IMPORTANT! Weaver faculty, parents, students should NOT park in the parking lot across Spring Street that is marked for Guilford County Schools. This lot is NOT a part of our campus and vehicles are towed quickly and throughout the day.
Parking Stickers are available for purchase in the upstairs Main Office before 9:00am, at lunch 12:10-12:50pm, and after school 4:00-4:30pm. All students who park at Weaver are required to display a Weaver Academy 2012-2013 Parking Sticker in the front left side of their vehicle’s window. The cost is $4.00 per sticker. If you do not have a sticker displayed, your vehicle is subject to towing.
SENIORS: DVDs of the graduation ceremony are on sale now - $20 each. Checks made payable to Weaver Academy can be turned in to Mrs. Allison by May 30.
<NEW> Reminder to ALL STUDENTS: Materials checked out from the Media Center are due back by Friday, May 24. Contact Ms. Fisher about replacing any lost materials ASAP at firstname.lastname@example.org or stop by the Media Center.
<NEW>Any rising Junior or Senior that is interested in participating in Harvard Model Congress next year, needs to see Mrs. H. Barefoot to pick up an application.
Prom 2013 “Midnight in Paris” will be held at the Kress Terrace on Friday, May 31, from 8pm-12am. Tickets are $40/single and $70/couple. Tickets will be sold next week. Any non-Weaver guests must have a Guest Form, even if they have attended a previous dance. You may pick up a Guest Form from Mrs. Korty. All completed forms are due back by May 27…NO exceptions.
All students that wish to volunteer for New Student Orientation in August should sign up with Mrs. Jones in the Counseling Office. Please be sure to provide a working email that you check regularly.
You can earn service hours by volunteering at the GYC Carnival. For more info go to http://www.signupgenius.com/go/70A0F4BAFA728A02-gyccarnival.
Applications are available for Youth Leadership Greensboro. You must be a sophomore, junior, or senior to apply. Participants take part in five daylong sessions focusing on current issues facing Greensboro, learning about leadership, and meeting with community and organization leaders. Applications are available in the Counseling Office and also at www.greensboroyouthcouncil.com. Deadline is June 3.
Want to be a performer in the Fun Fourth Festival taking place in Downtown Greensboro on July 4 this year? Complete the application – make certain to note you attend Weaver Academy – at
https://spreadsheets.google.com/viewform?formkey=dGtyZlVqalh3RzJ2WnQtNjh5aWx3YkE6MA. All are welcome to apply!
1st Block Music Production has posted another podcast for your enjoyment. You can hear this show at http://weavermusicproduction.podomatic.com/entry/2012-12-11T09_24_15-08_00. This is their third podcast of the year.
Noble Hour help sessions are offered the first and third Thursdays of each month during lunch in the Computer Lab. Any students who need assistance in learning how to log their service hours may go to the Computer Lab for help once they have finished eating. No food is allowed upstairs.
You can support our school by registering your Harris Teeter VIC Card online or at the store to benefit Weaver Academy. Simply give the cashier your VIC Card and the school’s Together in Education Number – 2889 – during checkout. You may also link your VIC Card to the PTSA’s Together in Education Number – 5365. Go to www.harristeeter.com to register both numbers.
Club & Meeting News
Environmental Care/EnergyWISE Club
HOSA (Health Occupations Students of America)
NHSDA (National Honor Society of Dance Arts)
National Honor Society
Pink Ribbon Club meets every other Tuesday at 8:30am in the Media Center.
Robotics Team 250, Ninja Pirates will resume meeting in the fall.
Ultimate Frisbee Club
Yoga Club is scheduled for Monday, May 20, at 4:15pm in the Dance Room. This is the last meeting of this school year.
Upcoming Dates to Remember
AP Music Theory Exam – Monday, May 13 @ 8am, Starmount Presbyterian Church
Leadership Team Meeting – Tuesday, May 14 @ 8am
PVA/Academic Staff Exam Training – Tuesday, May 14 @ 8-8:50am, Media Center
AP U.S. History Exam – Wednesday, May 15 @ 8am, Starmount Presbyterian Church
AP World History Exam – Thursday, May 16 @ 8am, Starmount Presbyterian Church
CTE Winners Circle – Wednesday, May 15 @ 1st and 4th Blocks, Theatre
PVA Awards Day – Friday, May 17 @ 9:30am, Carolina Theatre
Yearbook Presentation & Distribution – Friday, May 17 @ 4th Block
Musical Theatre Cabaret – Tuesday, May 14 @ 7pm, Theatre
WAPO – Friday, May 17 @ 3rd Block, Theatre