Senior Academy News

Senior Academy Announcements

October 21, 2021

Good Morning Senior Academy

Attention Reminder from prior school email:

Friday, October 22, 2021 will be an Early Release Day.

High School Early Release Schedule:

  • 1st Period - 8:15-9:00
  • 2nd Period - 9:05-9:50
  • 3rd Period - 9:55-10:40
  • 4th Period - 10:45-11:45

WINGS will operate on Friday


Congratulations to Brian Etheridge on his acceptances to: Waynesburg University with scholarships totaling $52,000, to University of Lynchburg with Scholarship totaling up to $70,000, Western Carolina University, Brevard College with scholarships totaling $56,800, Montreat College, and Penn State University. Way to GO Brian!

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


Sign up for SMARTBLOCK before 8:30 today.


First Priority will meet TODAY at lunch in the Baker Center

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! 

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! 


Thursday 10/21 and 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

“Judging a Person Does Not Define Who They Are, It Defines Who You Are.” ~ unknown