Parents, Chelsea Sargent’s seat on the NSES Community Council will be up at the end of this year. She is willing to serve another term but if any parent has interest in running for that seat or would like additional information please contact Mr. Hendry at 435-336-2101.
Newsletter April 2021
I attended the national school board convention a few years ago in Denver, and there were a lot of great presenters there. I want to share some quotes from Dr. Stephen Sroka as we consider moving forward during a tough time. Dr. Sroka has quite a story. Even though he is now a medical doctor, he was a troubled child who suffered from both ADHD and dyslexia. His teachers didn’t give him much hope because of his rambunctious behavior. If that wasn’t bad enough, he had a stuttering problem and had one crossed eye. One teacher believed in him and encouraged him to battle through his stumbling blocks and make something of himself. Well, he obviously did and became a doctor. Here are some of his thought-provoking quotes:
“You have the power of one to start a fire, but you need the power of many to keep the fire burning.”
“Those who are judgmental have not been humbled.”
“You don’t get a second chance to make a first impression.”
“Depression screening is more effective than a bullying program.”
“Hurt people hurt people. We need to help people help people.”
“When “I” is replaced by “We,” Illness becomes Wellness.”
“If you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will go its whole life thinking it is stupid.”
“There is no App like a Lap; read to a child.”
Hopefully, the pandemic is soon to be in our rear view mirror. A lot has happened in our country, and we have all had our own individual experiences with it the past year. We continue to have success each day because of EVERYONE in our schools and in our community. None of it happens without working together. When we put other people first, we find ourselves leading the pack. Our schools are leading the state in a lot of areas because of the teamwork that has been exercised throughout the year. I congratulate you all for hanging in there and facing the challenges head on as we have victoriously surged through the school year. We are not finished yet, but I am confident that we will make it and that we will be more than pleased with our accomplishments on the final day.
Superintendent- Jerre Holmes- email@example.com 435-336-5654
Business Administrator- Julie Black- firstname.lastname@example.org 435-336-5654
District Administrative Assistant- Marci Sargent- email@example.com 435-336-5654
North Summit High School Principal- Wade Murdock- firstname.lastname@example.org 435-336-5656
North Summit High Assist. Principal/ Athletic Director- Devin Smith- email@example.com 435-336-5656
North Summit Middle School Principal- Brett Richins- firstname.lastname@example.org 435-336-5678
North Summit Elementray School Principal- Russell Hendry- email@example.com 435-336-2101
IT Director- Kelly Richins- firstname.lastname@example.org- 435-336-5656
Special Education Director-Kelly Paskett- email@example.com
Transportation Director- Lisa Richins- firstname.lastname@example.org- 435-336-2198
Food Service Director- Colleen Pace- email@example.com- 435-336-5678
Maintenance- Dalton Ross- firstname.lastname@example.org-
2021-22 7th Grade Immunization Requirements
Parents of 2020-21 6th grade students are required to present proof for their student receiving immunizations prior to the 2021-22 school year. They may be turned in to the Middle School Office during the current school year or mailed or dropped off to the district office during the summer.
Any person that has taken a COVID- 19 test, and is still awaiting results need to stay home and quaratine until you recieve a negative test result. All tests should be treated as if they are positive until the actual negative test result comes back.
Return-to-School Health Guidelines
Students need to be symptom free for 24 hours (without medication) from any symptoms before returning to school:
Fever (100.4 or higher)
Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
Muscle aches and pains, body aches
Decrease in sense of smell or taste
Moderate to Severe stuffy nose, congestion
New or worsening cough (lingering cough as only symptom, student may return to school after school has been notified)
NORTH SUMMIT ADULT EDUCATION
North Summit offers Adult Education for High School Completion and English Language classes.
For more information please call Lanae Ritzman at North Summit High School 435-336-5656 ext. 4017