Senior Academy News

Senior Academy Announcements

October 20, 2021

Good Morning Senior Academy


Congratulations to Logan Williams on his acceptance to Methodist University with an offer to rum cross country and Field as well with a scholarship totaling $100,000.

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

College Visits this week:

  • NC Central - Thursday 10/21
  • NC State - Friday 10/22

Reminder to sign up for Application assistance Wednesday-Friday. Link to sign up is in the 12th grade Google Classroom


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 days will be announced this week. Please see Mr. Raynor if you have any questions"

Sign up for SMARTBLOCK.

Dress Down Day is Thursday October 21st. Collection is only on Tuesday and Wednesday this week from 7:45-8:15.


  • NHS is hosting a Volleyball Tournament Friday, October 29 at 4 o'clock. Registration will happen from Monday, October 25 to Friday, October 29 during lunch at the semi-circle. To enter into the tournament, you must have a team of 6 to 8 players and each person must give the required money or canned foods in to participate. Looking forward to seeing you out on the court! 
  • First Priority will be hosting See You at the Pole Wednesday morning at 7 am at the Flag Pole.
  • First Priority will meet Thursday at lunch in the Baker Center
  • Spanish club will meet Wednesday during lunch in Shafer's room"

FBLA Regional Conference forms are due to Mrs Warren by Friday Oct 22 at 3pm!  These permission forms/contracts were given out at the last meeting and can also be found on the FBLA google classroom.  This form can also be turned in digitally and emailed to Mrs Warren. You MUST turn in this form to be eligible to attend OR compete at Regionals in December!  Please check google classroom for any other announcements this week! 


Wednesday 10/20

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

Thursday 10/21

No events

Friday 10/22

No events

"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 

  • Cheer @ EWA High School, 6:00-8:00 pm (October 25 & 26)
  • Women's Basketball @ EWA Gym, 3:45-5:45 pm (October 27 & 28)
  • Men's Basketball @ EWA Gym, 5:45-7:45 pm (October 25 & 26)

Quote of the Day

"Discipline yourself to do the things you need to do when you need to do them, and the day will come when you will be able to do the things you want to do when you want to do them!"  ~  Zig Ziglar