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Originally delivered on 11/14/2021 8:04 pm

SUBJECT: The Weekly Ram, November 15 - 19


To view upcoming PFA events, scroll to the bottom of this newsletter or view the full calendar on the PFA website.

Senior Networking: College & Other Decisions

Plus Information on the Senior Internship Program

Tuesday, Nov 16 | 9:30 AM

As our seniors begin to submit college applications, now what? How will they cope with acceptances, rejections and make other important decisions? Dr. Elizabeth Ortiz-Schwartz, an Adolescent Health Specialist affiliated with Silver Hill Hospital, will engage us in a conversation on how to help our seniors manage the decisions process. All questions welcome!

Heather Bianco, NCHS Senior Internship Coordinator, will also be on hand to explain the Senior Internship Program.

EVENT LOCATION: Virtual via Zoom. Link to follow.

Post Prom is Back!
SAVE THE DATE: Friday, May 13, 2022

We are excited to announce that Post Prom is back! Ally Dunlap and Meg Mehos will be co-chairing the event, and we hope each family will help support our efforts. We need event sub committee chairs/co-chairs and volunteers! Click HERE to fill out a quick survey.

Additional information will be available during the 12th Grade Networking meeting on Tuesday, November 16.  

NEW: The Weekly Highlight!
Teacher Appreciation Day

Thanks to the support of our members, the PFA was able to provide an ice cream truck for all of our NCHS faculty and staff.  Smiling faces filled the front courtyard last Thursday as teachers and staff enjoyed a variety of frozen treats before heading back inside for a Staff Development Day. 

As we continue to cope with the challenges of the pandemic, this is one more way NCHS parents are able to show teachers how much we appreciate the difference they make each and every day in the lives of their students.  Thank you NCHS faculty and staff for all that you do!

SAT and ACT Testing Dates
Fall Testing Dates

12/4     SAT 

12/11   ACT* 

* Denotes NCHS as a testing location 

Register for the SAT at

Register for the ACT at

Freaky Friday, the Musical!!!
Friday, Nov 19 | 7:00 PM; Saturday, Nov 20 | 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM

Bring the whole family to see New Canaan High School’s production of Freaky Friday, a new musical based on the celebrated novel by Mary Rodgers and the hit Disney films. 

Don’t miss our incredibly talented students as they share the stage with special guest, Principal Egan, who will make his NCHS Theatre debut! 

Tickets and more information can be found on the NCHS Theatre Department website. See you there!


Mark Your Calendars!
Tuesday, November 16
9:30a 12th Grade: College & Other Decisions
Wednesday, November 24
7:30a Half-Day/Start of Thanksgiving Holiday
Thursday, November 25
No School/Thanksgiving Holiday
Friday, November 26
No School/Thanksgiving Holiday
Thursday, December 9
9:30a 9th Grade: Mid-Term Prep: Study Strategies & Helpful Hints
See the Full Calendar
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