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Mayor of the City of Newark Honors our 2nd & 3rd Graders

Mayor of the City of Newark Honors our 2nd & 3rd Graders

Mayor of Newark Honors Youth for Public and Community Service Youth Receive Prestigious Jefferson Award for Their Achievements Press Release from the Jefferson Awards Foundation: Newark, DE, April 12, 2017- Addierose Best, Aliza Eduljee, Braeden Mannering, Child HELP Youth Board, Days of Summer Camp, Ethan Downs, Healthy Kids Running Series, Lily Fish, MOT Charter School, Seth Bale, Sierra RyanWallick, youth
K-8 Academy: 2017 Spring Book Fair March 20-24th

K-8 Academy: 2017 Spring Book Fair March 20-24th

Scholastic Book Fair will be open for shopping in the K-8 Academy Library: Monday   3/20:           8:00 am – 3:30 pm Tuesday   3/21:           8:00 am – 3:30 pm Wednesday 3/22:      8:00 am – 3:30 pm Thursday  3/23:         8:00 am – 3:30 pm and 6:00 pm
K-8 Academy: Reading to the Moon (aka: Mr. Southworth on the roof!)

K-8 Academy: Reading to the Moon (aka: Mr. Southworth on the roof!)

We are excited to share with you that this year we are celebrating literacy throughout the month of March  Our Student Government Advisor, Mrs Squitiere, and members of the student government are leading the way to provide great opportunities to have fun and focus on many aspects of literacy Currently, our students are working to Read to the Moon  Every
High School: 2017 Spring Sports – Tryouts March 1st & 2nd

High School: 2017 Spring Sports – Tryouts March 1st & 2nd

There’s a sport for almost every athlete this Spring – students are encouraged to come play Softball, Baseball, Golf, Lacrosse or Girls’ Soccer and represent the MOT Mustangs Tryouts for spring sports (except Golf, see below) will be held on Wednesday, March 1st and Thursday, March 2nd – athletes MUST ATTEND BOTH TRYOUTS More information will be provided at the via Schoology  All athletes
K-8 Academy sends THANK YOU to Anonymous donor for supporting our field trip

K-8 Academy sends THANK YOU to Anonymous donor for supporting our field trip

Grades 3-8 students are sending out a BIG THANK YOU to one of our mustang parents who made a $200 donation to our field trip assistance fund!  This ensured that every student would be able attend this week’s Hidden Figures field trip  Both students and adults were super positive about the movie, and it was so exciting to have two thirds
High School: 10th Grade Ring Orders due Feb. 10th

High School: 10th Grade Ring Orders due Feb. 10th

It’s time for our 10th graders to order their class rings! Orders must be placed by Friday, February 10th during lunch and will require a $5000 deposit The Ring Ceremony will be held in May, immediately followed by the Spring Ring Fling Dance If you have any order questions, please call 1-800-Jostens  between 8am-6pm Monday-Friday Once the order is placed, the Josten’s
K-8 Academy: Canned Food Drive ends Jan. 27th

K-8 Academy: Canned Food Drive ends Jan. 27th

The K-8 Academy Student Government is currently conducting it’s annual canned food drive If you are able, please donate to the food drive by Friday, January 27th, so that those that are less fortunate do not have to go without this winter Thank you for your support!
PTO: Spring Auction Volunteers Needed

PTO: Spring Auction Volunteers Needed

The PTO is an important piece of our Mustang culture and our Annual Spring Auction planning needs parents to volunteer for the planning committee This is a fantastic event as well as our largest fundraiser and therefore, a large portion of our budget You’re help is needed, especially if you’re a parent of young children – Its time to get involved! Please
K-8: 2017 Spring Girls Soccer

K-8: 2017 Spring Girls Soccer

The Girls Spring Soccer season is about to kickoff – Players and parents must read and agree to the requirements for student athletes to participate in tryouts, practices and games as a member of any MOT Charter School Travel Sport Team ALL student athletes must submit the required forms to the Main Office no later than the end of the school
Odyssey of the Mind-Judges Needed

Odyssey of the Mind-Judges Needed

MOT Charter School has a long history of participating in Odyssey of the Mind (OM), which fosters creative thinking and cooperative skills in students  We have experienced great success in Odyssey competitions and have had many groups place at the regional, state and national level Again this year, the K-8 Academy has a team participating and we need your help
K-8 Academy: Winter Fine Arts Concerts – Dec. 13th & Dec. 15th

K-8 Academy: Winter Fine Arts Concerts – Dec. 13th & Dec. 15th

The Winter Fine Arts Night’s are scheduled for December 13th at 6:30pm for grades 3rd-5th and  December 15th at 6:30pm for grades Kindergarten-2nd, and the Middle School Choir  8th Grade Music Concentration students are encouraged to perform on either date in the South Wing Atrium prior to the concert beginning and should arrive closer to 6:00pm For new families the dress code for
K-8 Academy: 2016 Breakfast with Santa

K-8 Academy: 2016 Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with Santa! Saturday, December 10th — Choose from either 9:00am  or 10:30am seating It’s the annual Breakfast with Santa! The PTO has been hard at work planning the breakfast by a talented Chef again this year Children will receive a number to hold their place in line to see Santa while they sample the hot chocolate bar, make crafts or