Fine Forgiveness Week
Published by Pamela Sands on April 14, 2014
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Fine-ForgivenessIn celebration of Spring Break, the NCIMS media center will have a FINE FORGIVENESS WEEK from April 14-18!!  We want all students to have clear accounts so they can check out some good books to read over break!  Stop by the library this week or comment on Mrs. Sands’ Edmodo post to have all overdue fines $5.00 and under removed from your account. Charges for lost or damaged books can not be erased. 

        
Traditional Schools, 3 Special High Schools in Session on Good Friday
Published by Pamela Sands on April 14, 2014
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Fayetteville – Because of inclement weather experienced from February 11 – 14, students and staff at schools that follow the traditional calendar will be attending school Good Friday (Friday, April 18) in order to make up the time missed from classroom instruction. The schools will operate on a two-hour early release schedule.

Students and staff at Cross Creek Early College High School, Cumberland International Early College High School, and A.B. Wilkins High School will be attending school on a 2-hour early release schedule on Friday, April 18, as well.  The day of instruction will make up time missed from school January 28 – 31.

Prime Time after school care will be open until 6:00 p.m.

        
Titan Tidbits: Week of 4/14-18
Published by Pamela Sands on April 11, 2014
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Titan TidbitsMonday, March 14
7:15 – 3:00  Book Fair 
2:40  Staff Book Clubs

Tuesday, March 15
7:15 – 3:00  Book Fair 
12:40  Ice cream celebration for the Yankee Candle fundraiser
4:00  Strength Games (Softball) **MOVED TO THURSDAY**

Wednesday, March 16
7:15 – 3:00  Book Fair 
Sweet Frog Day- Please go by and support the Titans.
4:00  Strength Games (Soccer)

Thursday, March 17
7:15 – 3:00  Book Fair 
11:00  CiCi Pizza for the students who sold the most in each homeroom
7th pd  Students attending the music in the gym for Yankee Candle Faundraiser
4:00  Strength Games (Baseball) *Game moved to NJMS* 
4:00  Strength Games (Softball) **Rescheduled from Tuesday**

Friday, March 18 
7:15 – 12:45  Book Fair 
Two hour early release for students

Upcoming Events
April 21-25:  Spring Break – No school for students or staff
April 28-May 2:  Talent Show sign-ups
May 2:  Relay for Life event outside on the track
May 8:  5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.- Titan staff vs. SRO officers charity basketball game – proceeds will go to Special Olympics

        
The Book Fair is Here!
Published by Pamela Sands on April 10, 2014
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Book Fair FiestaNCIMS will be holding our Spring Book Fair from April 14 – 18, and parent volunteers are still needed.  All book fair volunteers will receive 10% off their entire book fair purchases on the days they work.  

We especially need volunteers for the following days/times:

Monday:  7:00-8:00 and 11:00-3:00

Tuesday:  7:00-8:00 and 11:00-3:00

Wednesday:  7:00-8:00 and 12:00-3:00

Thursday:  7:00-8:00 and 11:00-3:00

Friday:  7:00-8:00 and 11:00-1:00

Please contact Mrs. Sands in the media center, by phone at 910.487.2001, or by email if you are interested in helping.  You may also complete the form found below and return it to Mrs. Sands at NCIMS.  

SHOP ONLINE NOW

2014 Book Fair Volunteer form

        
FTCC Youth Entrepreneurship Summer Camp
Published by Pamela Sands on April 9, 2014
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In an atmosphere that promotes fun and learning, Youth Entrepreneurship Camp participants will be introduced to entrepreneurship as a viable career option.  Through community asset identification, youth will identify opportunities for small business ventures.  As a member of a team, participants will go through the business planning process to create and implement a business plan.  The camp is open to rising 7th graders through rising 9th graders.

Specific camp goals include:
FTCC Youth Entrepreneurship Summer Camp• to gain understanding of entrepreneurship as a viable career option
• to generate business ideas to create an atmosphere of fun
• to experience life in a college setting
• to meet and learn from successful entrepreneurs
• to learn to work and cooperate in groups
• to develop critical thinking and life skills
• to identify and encourage entrepreneurs
• to help participants learn about their community & eastern North Carolina
• to develop leadership abilities and skills
• to identify & evaluate entrepreneurial opportunities in eastern North Carolina
• to learn how technology can be used in small businesses

August 4-August 8, 2014
8:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
FTCC Center for Business & Industry
2723 Fort Bragg Road
Registration Fee: $50*
*Registration Fee includes camp shirt and lunch each day.  Deadline for registration is July 18.
For more information, contact Tamara Bryant at 678-8462.

        
“Young Lives, Big Stories”
Published by Pamela Sands on April 9, 2014
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Young Lives, Big Stories

In recognition of April as the Month of the Military Child, IMCOM HQ CYSS is hosting a creative contest open to all military kids world-wide (Active Army, Guard and Reserve). Youth from preschool through 12th grade are invited to express their feelings about what it means to be a military child using photos, words, drawings or videos. One overall winner and the top entries in each age category will win prizes that include a Wii or iPad. The contest runs from April 1-24. Military children and their parents are encouraged to get involved and share their BIG stories! For contest rules and entry information, visit www.armymwr.com/momc-big-stories.aspx.

        
Relay for Life 2014 – The American Cancer Society
Published by Pamela Sands on April 3, 2014
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Relay for Life logoEvery year more than one million people in the United States will be diagnosed with cancer.  There has been remarkable progress in this fight thanks to the support, passion, and dedication of Relay For Life participants.  The funds raised will help bring the American Cancer Society one step closer to saving more lives from this dreaded disease that can and will affect us all in some way.

You can support this worthy cause by joining the New Century International team @ www.relayforlife.org and donating.  Then, mark your calendars and walk with us at Village Christian Academy.  The event kicks off May 2, at 6:00 PM and will end May 3, at 2:00 PM, so there is plenty of time for you to come out.  In addition to walking, there will be lots of fun activities for the entire family.  Registration forms are available on the website.

Please help us reach our goal by joining and donating today.  Thank you for your much needed contribution!

        
Sponsor NCIMS Through the Fayetteville Duck Derby
Published by Pamela Sands on March 6, 2014
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The Fayetteville Duck Derby is an event where thousands of rubber ducks race down the Cape Fear River to support Fayetteville Urban Ministry, over 20 other local non-profits, and for the first time ever, Cumberland County Schools. Each duck is “adopted” for $5, then tagged with an adoption registration number. Anyone 18 or older can adopt a duck! The first 5 ducks to cross the finish line win big prizes. Grand prize is the 2014 Toyota Scion xD!

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You can adopt your duck sponsoring NCIMS either at the school or online at
https://www.duckrace.com/fayettevilleduckderby/teams/2234.  
You can adopt a single duck or multiples at a discount.  NCIMS has a goal of selling 250 ducks.

Choose a Package

Number 
of Ducks

Price
Flying Solo 1 $5.00
Cinqo de Quacko 5 $20.00
Quackers Dozen 12 $50.00
Military Mallards 25 $100.00
Paddling Corporate Package 130 $500.00
Mighty Ducks Corporate Package 270 $1,000.00
 

Then, mark your calendars for two key events:

The Duck Tagging Party on Thursday, May 1 (6pm – 9pm @ Rick Hendrick Toyota Scion -1969 Skibo Road) Volunteers will “tag” each duck with a number corresponding to a duck adoption. The Tagging Party offers a community service opportunity, and it increases duck adoptions and awareness of the event.

The Fayetteville Duck Derby on Saturday, May 3 (@ Campbellton Landing – 1122 Person Street) A free family-friendly festival, featuring live entertainment, a kid’s zone, food and the BIGGEST race in town! Festivities begin at 12pm! 

        
 
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