Senior Academy News

Senior Academy Announcements

October 15, 2021

Good Morning Senior Academy

Come out & support the varsity volleyball team tonight @5:00pm as they face Raleigh Charter at home during their first round of the conference tournament. It will be a BLACK-OUT so be sure to come prepared wearing black and cheering loud!

Due to this being a tournament game, all adult tickets will be $5 and all student/kids tickets will be $3

Counselor’s Corner: - Notes from Mrs. Naftel -

Select Upcoming events for the first few weeks of our 2nd

9 week grading period for enrichment opportunities, college visit requests,

virtual visits, scholarships, etc.


Senior Parents, make sure you purchase your Senior's Cap and Gown package from Jostens by November 1st.  This will ensure it gets here before Graduation.  Go to to order online.  You are required to purchase the Cap, Gown, Tassel and EWA Stole. Senior's cannot use previous graduates Cap and Gown.  If you have any questions, please contact Jostens at 919-789-8500 or


"Students, Spirit Week is Coming! The week of November 1st to November 5th we will have Spirit Week in the Senior Academy. Posted around the school you will find a QR Code to vote on days you would like to have during the week. Please take time to vote. The days will be announced next week. Please see Mr. Raynor if you have any questions"

No SMARTBLOCK TODAY there will be a long lunch 11:15-12:15.


FBLA This Week!  Please join us TODAY Oct 15 in the Baker Center at lunch!  We will discuss Regional Competition and Conference!


Students going to an after school Game in the gym, need to be picked up during carpool and brought back to school for the game.  Students may not linger on campus after school.

Friday 10/15

Men's Soccer vs. Falls Lake Academy (Wendell Park), 4:00 pm start/Dismissal 2:30 pm

Varsity Volleyball @ 1st Round Conference Tournament, EWA gym starting at 5:00

"Attention all Winter Athletes, 9th-12th grade, who are interested in trying out for High School Cheer, Men's Basketball, and Women's Basketball. Please make sure you have a completed an up to date tryout packet ready by your tryout date below.  The completed packet can be emailed to Coach Eason ( or given to your coach on day one of tryouts.  This must be submitted to attend. Visit our athletic website ( and click the files/link tab to find the full tryout packet." 

HS Winter Tryouts (October 25th & October 26th)

  • Cheer @ EWA High School, 3:45-5:45 pm 
  • Women's Basketball @ EWA Gym, 3:45-5:45 pm
  • Men's Basketball @ EWA Gym, 5:45-7:45 pm

Hispanic Heritage Month

Quote of the Day

Today’s quote comes from the widely known songwriter and singer Luis Fonsi. Fonsi is most well known for his song “Despacito” which rose to the top of the YouTube charts where it remains the most viewed music video of all time with about 7 billion views. Luis once said, 

"Amplíe el camino de las oportunidades y continúe dejando un legado poderoso y positivo en este mundo". - Luis Fonsi

“Widen the path of opportunities and continue to leave a powerful and positive legacy in this world.”