Senior Academy News

Senior Academy Announcements

October 28, 2021

Good Morning Senior Academy

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


High School Fall Spirit Week: 11/01 - 11/05:  The week of November 1-5, Senior Academy will be participating in Spirit Week! This year’s days include: Pajama Day Monday, Country vs. Country Club Tuesday, Anything But a Bookbag Wednesday, Group Costume Thursday, and Color Wars Friday. Spirit Week is a wonderful opportunity for students to express their creativity and school spirit! We look forward to seeing everyone’s outfits throughout the week. Please see the attached document with the updated Spirit Week guidelines.


Attention seniors, please vote for this year's senior superlatives. Look for the QR codes that are placed throughout the senior academy. 

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


FBLA will meet in the Baker Center this Friday Oct 29 at lunch!

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. Please return the forms back to the members at lunch or give to Mrs. Nettles. 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 to participate at the gate on the tournament day. The winning team will get to play a faculty team and win a wonderful prize. Looking forward to seeing you out on the court! 


Thursday 10/28

  • Women's Basketball Tryouts @ EWA Gym, 3:45-5:45 pm

Friday 10/29

  • No events

Saturday 10/30

  • Cross Country @ State Regionals (Wake Med), 8 am start

Quote of the Day

"Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful." ~ Joshua J. Marine