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Daily Bulletin – Tuesday, January 14, 2020


New Information

Martin Luther King Day Assembly – Friday, January 17, 2020 – Modified Schedule


Knights in Vienna is the annual Viennese Style Waltz night put on by the Newport Orchestra Program. Knights in Vienna will be held on Saturday, February 1st in the Newport High School Ballroom (usually referred to as the gym). We are excited about this event and hope to see you there!


Small Group acts are invited to audition for a special performance opportunity at Knights in Vienna. If you are looking for a place to show off your skills, we would love to see what you’ve got! Auditions will be held in the music wing in room 1225 starting at 3:30 on Tuesday, January 21. See Mr. Blough to schedule an audition.




If you have AP, SAT ACT or other test prep books gathering dust in your house, donate them to Books for UNICEF to help provide education for children around the world. Donation boxes will be in front of the main office.


If you are interested in learning about Autism or becoming a Peer Advocate, join us for the first SEPIA Club meeting of the year. Come see how you can educate peers in Autism Acceptance next Monday, February 3rd at 3:55pm in room 2102.


If you are an English language/literature student and interested in helping out with the Tyee Spelling Bee Competition on Monday, February 3rd or February 10th between 4:30pm – 6:30pm as a pronouncer, please contact parent volunteer Lakshmi Raju at


General Information

What does the King County Library mean to you? Share your library story in a two-minute film and win up to $1,000 and the chance to premiere your film at KCLS Reel Fest in March 2020! Deadline for submission is 11:59pm January 15, 2020. For more information: KCLS ReelFest: Film Contest and Festival


Central Washington UniversityApplication Workshop with CWU Rep Grace Nguyen. Tuesday, January 14th – during 1st lunch in the library. All students are welcome to attend. Please sign up with Ms. Lopez-Kopp in the library or by emailing



The Sound of Music at Newport High School – Newport High School is bringing the Sound of Music to the NHS stage.  The Von Trapp Family singers will prove to you that the hills are alive! There are multiple performances – Purchase your play tickets online, click: BrownPaperTickets or at the door.






The 2020 Newport Baseball tryouts are just around the corner! Parent/player meeting will take place on Wednesday, January 15th at 7pm in the Newport Library. All former and interested players should attend to learn about the program and tryouts. Off season workouts are available and encouraged for all. Coach Kim offers weight training on Mondays from 7:30 to 8:45pm and Wednesdays 4:30 to 5:30pm. Open field workouts take place on the Varsity Field on Wednesdays from 3:30 to 4:30pm. Team Tryouts will be on Monday, March 2 through Wednesday, March 4, 2020.


Running Start Information Meeting for 10th & 11th grade students will be held Wednesday, January 29, 2020 in NHS Lecture Hall at 1pm. This meeting is for students in 10th and 11th grades who are interested in learning more about Running Start at Bellevue College or Lake Washington Institute of Technology, and how to enroll for 2020-2021.  We will discuss eligibility, steps, benefits, challenges, policies, and timelines.  A representative from Bellevue College will be present to answer questions.


The Bellevue School District is hosting a job fair on Saturday, February 1, 2020. Please help us spread the word about this opportunity to learn about certificated and classified positions in the district. Applicants will be able to apply on-site and departments from across the district will have representatives available to discuss open positions. Learn more on our BSD Job Fair page.


The Student Store is now open 1st and 2nd lunch and accept cash or credit.


Peer Tutors Wanted for all levels of math & science. Peer tutors receive community service hours for their assistance. Students who want to be a Peer Tutor can sign up in the Main Office.


Class of 2020

NHS Seniors! Class of 2020 Graduation Festivities page is now live!


Grad Knight Registration & Ticket Purchase links are live! This all-night celebration for seniors begins directly after the graduation ceremony June 16, 2020. The ticket includes transportation to multiple events with food, drink, and GREAT entertainment. This event is sponsored by NHS PTSA to help keep seniors safe!  If you are interested in a payment plan or scholarship, please contact If you would like to SPONSOR A SENIOR click here:


What’s For Lunch

Tuesday, January 14th: Phở Rice Noodle Soup w/Chicken or Tofu in a flavor-packed Veg. Broth; Toppings on the Salad Bar & on the Condiment Bar

Wednesday, January 15th: EXPRESS LUNCH (Deli Turkey Sub Sandwich, Pizza, Burgers & Grab’ n Go)

Thursday, January 16th: Roasted Chicken Leg, Potato au Gratin & Ancient Grain Pilaf

Friday, January 17th: Meatballs & Mashed Potatoes w/Brown Gravy, Steamed Green Beans & Whole Grain Roll

Monday, January 20th: No School

Tuesday, January 21st: Mandarin Orange Chicken, Brown Rice & Spicy Beans


Upcoming Dates & Reminders

Friday, 01/17/20 – Sound of Music Performance – Click here for: Play Tickets! at 7pm

Saturday, 01/18/20 – Sound of Music Performance – Click here for: Play Tickets! at 2pm & 7pm

Monday, 01/20/20—Martin Luther King, Jr. Day-No School

Wednesday, 01/22/20 – 01/24/20 – 2019-2020 First Semester Finals Schedule

Friday, 01/24/20 – End of 1st Semester

Friday, 01/24/20 – Open Enrollment Ends: Open Enrollment Page

Monday, 01/27/20 – Non-Student Day – No School

Wednesday, 01/29/20 – NHS Running Start Information Meeting – 1pm

Friday, 01/31/20 – Junior Class Movie Night – 7pm

Saturday, 02/01/20 – Knights In Vienna in the Commons – 12pm – 11pm

Tuesday, 06/16/20—Class of 2020 Graduation – University of Washington Alaska Airlines Arena



King County Library System: Life After High School Programs


College & Career Center News

College visits are intended for students only. The following is an abbreviated list for the coming week. Please visit the College & Career Center webpage for additional news and information.


Athletics & ASB Activities

Newport HS Athletics

NHS Activities


Club Directory


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Newport High School

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