Teacher Appreciation Week is right around the corner - May 4 - May 8! Traditionally Friends of Northwest PTO celebrates this special week with activities for our teachers every day from breakfast to small gifts left in the teacher workroom to Wednesday's Raffle Basket Give-a-Way and Fun Raffle Friday when everyone wins a gift card. Teacher Appreciation Week at NWSA has no doubt been a teacher favorite for many years. This year our celebration will look different but we believe if we all work together we can pull this off and make this year’s Teacher Appreciation Week super special. Our teachers deserve it. The last 4-6 weeks have been extremely hard for everyone. Besides harnessing new techn
National Assistant Principals Week is April 6–10, 2020 - THIS WEEK! Join us as we honor our two awesome school Assistant Principals at NWSA, Mr. Lawler, Middle School AP, and Dr. Lockhart, High School AP. It's been a hard month or so and both of them need to know how much we appreciate them. Unfortunately, we're unable to show them in person, but we can online! Please send Mr. Lawler and Dr. Lockhart a THANK YOU message via email this week letting them know what a difference they make for our students and teachers, especially during this unsettling and difficult time. Ask your student to send one too - let's flood both with messages letting them know how much we care! Mr. Lawler, andrew.lawl
Purchase your NWSA spirit wear online and we’ll ship your merch to you. NWSA t-shirts, hoodies, Pop Sockets, stickers and magnets are available; you can even join PTO membership while you’re there. All proceeds go directly to support our teachers, students, and school. Shop our online spirit store at: https://www.friendsofnorthwest.com/spirit.
We are so happy for some good news to share and this is truly amazing! Our school's tech gurus have found a way to help save lives during this critical time of need by making face shields to protect healthcare workers. Please help spread this news far and wide. Northwest School of the Arts has absolutely the best team of teachers and administrators with the biggest hearts! It all started when CMS Media Services team reached out to the district’s Media Specialists in support of our hospitals. “There is a need among our local hospitals that our team is poised to support. They have plenty of plastic face shields, but there is a severe shortage of the brackets that hold the shields in place…” In