1.27 Announcements

Good morning Bobcats. Today is Wednesday, January 27, 2021.


In honor of Literacy Week, January 25-29, Mrs. McKelvy and Ms. Kennedy’s classes want to share some of their favorite books with you. If you hear about one you’d like to read, visit the Media Center or ask your English Teacher for help.


Please congratulate NPHS art students who placed in the Scholastic Art Awards this year! Evan Bertis-Sample: 1st place, 2nd place, & the American Visionary Award. Natalie Burdett: 1st & 2nd place. Evan & Natalie will have the chance to represent NPHS at the national awards. Congratulations to the other winners! Samantha Boone-Sanchez: 2nd place. Emilia Sulewski: 2nd place. Sophia Wasilewski: 2nd place. Amber Jones: Honorable Mention.


Over the weekend, our wrestling team won the Bonita Springs Bull Shark duals tournament. North Port beat Christian Academy 77 to 6, Lely 65 to 12, Oasis 48 to 22, and Bonita Springs 56 to 20. Congratulations to the wrestlers who went undefeated at the tournament: Hope Eastes, Nadia Ayers, Sean-Michael Gonzalez, Carmichael Gonzalez, Quinn White, Gannon Wertz, Vincent Donatelle, Yanderek Young, and Dominic Joyce.


Today after school, the Poetry Club presents the Poetry Out Loud Competition 2021. If you want to learn some poetry and maybe earn prizes or extra credit, go to www.poetryoutloud.org. Choose two poems to memorize and perform. See Ms. Kennedy to sign up. Performances will be recorded on January 27 from 2:30-3:30 in Ms. Kennedy’s room 8-114.


And as always, North Port Works, North Port Wins, Go Bobcats!