NBC Middle School
NBC Honors WHIZ KIDS May 12
Retiring Superintendent John Weaver was the featured speaker at the annual WHIZ KIDS awards ceremony at NBC May 12. Weaver and the NBC Staff expressed gratitude for the hard work of honored students and their supportive parents. "It is only with your help that we, together as a team, are here today to honor the academic achievements of your child."
Click for a list of 2015 WHIZ KIDS.
We want your input!
Every year, with enouragement from the Michigan Department of Education, we conduct an online survey of all NBC families. We value your input and encourage you all to thoughtfully complete this survey.
NBC Parents PlugIn
Please check out the Parents PlugIn page to find out how you can become involved with our newly formed parent group here at NBC. Even if you can not attend the monthly meetings there are plenty of ways that you can be involved with our school. Click here to visit the Parents Plugin webpage.
Tech Center Summer Fun registration open to fifth through seventh grade students
Fifth through seventh graders– it’s time to enroll in one of the hands-on career-related Summer Fun classes offered by the Muskegon Area Career Tech Center. Interested students may choose from classes on art, computer aided design, construction, culinary arts, electronics, health care, and more. These fun interactive classes are three hours long, Monday–Thursday, June 15-18 and June 22-25. Class size is limited so sign up right away! Registrations are due June 5, 2015.
Time To Talk About Bullying
Last week was National Youth Violence Prevention Week and SAMHSA has a new app: KnowBullying.
The free app is designed to address the needs of children ages 3–18 and includes discussion prompts for adults working with children who are bullied, who witness bullying or who bully others. It also includes useful tips on how to deal with cyberbullying, how to recognize warning signs that a child may be facing a bullying problem and how to find and reach out to local mental health services or other supports. Download KnowBullying for iOS® or Android™.