Knight Notes June 28, 2017
QUICK VIEW of UPCOMING EVENTS
6/26-6/30 & 7/3-7/7 TSSAA Dead Week
7/3-7/7 SCHOOL CLOSED
7/31 Registration & Senior Portraits
8/1-8/2 Faculty/Staff Inservice (SCHOOL CLOSED)
8/3-8/4 New Student Retreat
8/4 Faculty/Staff Admin Day
8/7 First Day of School
8/8 New Knight Kickoff Event
8/10 Back to School Night
**New & Updated Announcements Are in Blue**
IMPORTANT SUMMER ANNOUNCEMENTS
School Physicals REQUIRED
ALL students will be required to have a physical for the upcoming school year. Physicals need to be completed before July 31, 2017 for not-athletes or before summer practice begins for athletes. If you have questions, contact Kelly Delmotte, email@example.com.
2017 Summer Reading Assignments
Students have received an email from the English Department of their summer reading assignments. The list of assignments can be found HERE. Happy Summer reading!
2017-2018 Textbook NEWS
We are pleased to announce that JPII is continuing its partnership with Follett Virtual Bookstore as our school’s preferred and only textbook provider for the 2017-18 school year. Books will be available for purchase on July 11, 2017 on our virtual bookstore website, www.jp2hs.bkstr.com.
Summer Assignments for English and Math can be found at this Quick Link: http://jp2hs.org/academics/2017-summer-assignments/
Golf Tryouts, 7/11-7/13
Tryouts for the 2017 Golf Team will be at Twelve Stones Golf Course on Caldwell Drive as follows: July 11th at 8:00 a.m., July 12th at 2:00 p.m., and July 13th at 8:00 a.m. Please contact John Dempsey with questions, firstname.lastname@example.org or Coach Wantz, email@example.com
Interested in joining a row team? Current statistics show that approximately 18% of male and 55% of female athletes who row receive a scholarship to row in college! Nashville Rowing provides a platform for interested athletes at any level to learn the sport of rowing. Interested students should see Coach Dempsey for more information.
New KAC Board Members 2017-2018
The Knight Athletic Club would like to warmly welcome the newly elected 2017-18 Board Members. This is for the term beginning July 1, 2017 – June 30, 2018.
President – Greg Glenn
First Vice President – Pamela O’Neill
Second Vice President – Amy Watts
Treasurer – open
Secretary – Tammy Bolyard
Alumni – Anthony Mantegani
Members at Large – Kathleen Bender, DJ Johnson, Lee McNair, Duffy White, and Whitney Whittaker
KAC Membership/Parking Pass & Banner/Ad for 2017-2018 on SALE NOW
It’s time to think fall sports 2017-2018 and with that comes your opportunity to purchase or renew your KAC Membership/Parking Pass and order your Banners/Ad. KAC provides more than $50,000 in funding to the JPII Athletic Programs through annual memberships and banner/ad sales. Click the following links for more information and forms: KAC Membership, KAC Parking PASS, Banner/Ad Sales.
Excess Accident Insurance Policy
Please take a moment to read about our Excess Accident Insurance Policy covering students during school-time and school sponsored activities. Please follow the links: Parent Letter and Insurance Instruction Sheet.
Monday 1:30-4:00 PM
Wednesday 11:30-2:00 PM**
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
JPII is seeking Host Families
Open your home to an international student! Pope John Paul II High School is working with gphomestay to find host families for students. Families should please submit an inquiry at www.gphomestay.com or contact Amber Perry (Host Recruitment Coordinator) at 617-749-8474 or email@example.com.
Follow JPII on Social Media
To stay up to date on current events at JPII and future activities, please follow us on our many social media outlets! We will let you know when games are postponed or cancelled and if event times and dates are changed. This is a great way to stay connected to the JPII community throughout the day.
Facebook: Pope John Paul II High School (Facebook Page) and JPII Alumni Page (Facebook Page)
Parker Uniform Sale, 6/15-6/30
Take 20% OFF when you spend $250 and up, 15% OFF when you spend $125 to $249.99, and 10% OFF when you spend up to $124.99. In-Store and Online www.parkersu.com.
Wave Country Hiring Lifeguards
Students 15 and older interested in working at Wave Country as a lifeguard are encouraged to contact Matt Oberbreckling, firstname.lastname@example.org. Certification provided for free. Pay is $10/hour with an opportunity to work 40 hours/week. Wave Country, 2320 Two Rivers Pkwy, Nashville.
Camp Marymount Summer Camp
Sign up today and reserve your spot for a summer of fun, friendship and memories to last a lifetime. Visit www.campmarymount.com to apply.