Top Bar
           
Bottom Bar

This is an image of a blue and lime green background with a picture of a calendar used for our weekly updates.

This week’s Positivity Project trait is Gratitude.
“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”  ~John F. Kennedy

November 18-22 – SGA Spirit Week:  All clothing and accessories must follow NCIMS dress code.

Monday, November 18
SGA Spirit Week – Twin Day: Dress like twins!
2:45 p.m.  Faculty Meeting

Tuesday, November 19
SGA Spirit Week – Meme Day: Wear your only meme shirt!
NC CHECK-IN TESTING 1:  ELA
Progress Reports Go Home

Wednesday, November 20
SGA Spirit Week – Pajama Day: Break out your favorite (school-appropriate) PJ’s!
NC CHECK-IN TESTING 1:  MATH

Thursday, November 21
SGA Spirit Week – NCIMS Spirit Day: Your favorite school shirt!
Canned Food Drive Ends

Friday, November 22
SGA Spirit Week – VSCO Day: Scrunchies on wrists or in hair, over-sized shirts and sneakers!
2:45-5:00 Reading Rocks Dance

“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.”
~William Arthur Ward

Upcoming Events


Monday, November 25 – 2:45 p.m.  Committee Meetings
Tuesday, November 26
– 2:45 p.m.  Beginning Teacher Meeting
Wednesday, November 27 – Friday, November 29 – Thanksgiving Holiday
beige oval with fall leaves and the words Happy Thanksgiving in orange

.........................................................................................................................................
Published by Pamela Sands on November 15, 2019

        


This is an image of a blue and lime green background with a picture of a calendar used for our weekly updates.

This week’s Positivity Project trait is knowing my words & actions affect others.
“Be mindful when it comes to your words. A string of some that don’t mean much to you, may stick with someone else for a lifetime.”  ~Rachel Wolchin

Monday, November 11
No School – Veteran’s Day Observance

Tuesday, November 12
2:45 p.m.  SIT Meeting in Room 611
Orchestra Fundraiser Begins

Wednesday, November 13
2:45-4:15 p.m.  Winter Sport Interest Meeting (basketball and wrestling)
3:00 p.m.  Model UN Competition @ NCIMS

Thursday, November 14

Friday, November 15
Don’t Forget About Our Canned Food Drive!

“We work hard to believe that our actions really don’t affect others all that much because we want the license to act without thinking all that much.”  ~Craig D. Lounsbrough

Upcoming Events


November 18-22 – SGA Spirit Week
Monday, November 18
– 2:45 p.m.  Faculty Meeting
Tuesday, November 19
– NC CHECK-IN TESTING 1:  ELA
Tuesday, November 19 – Progress Reports Go Home
Wednesday, November 20
– NC CHECK-IN TESTING 1:  MATH
Friday, November 22 – 3:00-5:00 p.m.  Reading Rocks Dance

.........................................................................................................................................
Published by Pamela Sands on November 8, 2019

        


This is an image of a blue and lime green background with a picture of a calendar used for our weekly updates.

This week’s Positivity Project trait is Bravery.
“A brave man acknowledges the strength of others.”  ~Veronica Roth, Divergent

Monday, November 4
2:45 p.m.  Department Meetings
4:00 p.m.  Soccer Strength Match @ Westover MS

Tuesday, November 5
NC Check In Training

9:00 a.m.  8th grade
10:00 a.m.  6th grade
11:52 a.m.  Core + (working lunch)
1:30 p.m.  7th grade

2:45 p.m.  Math/ELA/Science Meeting (hospitality suite)
4:00 p.m.  Volleyball Strength Game @ HOME vs. Westover MS

Wednesday, November 6
3:30 p.m.  Forensics Fall Festival Tournament @ HOME
4:00 p.m.  Football Strength Game @ Gray’s Creek MS

Thursday, November 7
Picture Retakes

Friday, November 8
3:00 p.m. 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

“A team is where a boy can prove his courage on his own.  A gang is where a coward goes to hide.”  ~Mickey Mantle

Upcoming Events


Monday, November 11No School – Veteran’s Day Observance
Tuesday, November 12
– 2:45 p.m.  SIT Meeting in Room 611
Tuesday, November 12 – Orchestra Fundraiser Begins
Wednesday, November 13
–4:00 p.m.  Model UN Competition @ NCIMS

.........................................................................................................................................
Published by Pamela Sands on November 1, 2019

        


This is an image of a blue and lime green background with a picture of a calendar used for our weekly updates.

This week’s Positivity Project trait is Creativity.
“When you are stuck in an idea, try to find the way out by asking yourself ‘What if…’ questions.  Asking those ‘What if…’ questions is an amazing way to open you up to new possibilities.”  ~John Claude Bemis

The Scholastic Book Fair will be at our school October 28-November 1, 2019.  Click Here to Volunteer!

Shop the ONLINE Book Fair at: http://bit.ly/NCIMSbf

Monday, October 28green background with the words "It's Scholastic Book Fair Time!"
7:20 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.  Book Fair Open
Cards for a Cause Battle of the Books Fundraiser Begins
Canned Food Drive Begins
2:45 p.m.  Committee Meetings

Tuesday, October 29
7:20 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.  Book Fair Open
3:00-6:00 p.m.  Parent-Teacher  Conferences / Book Fair Open for Evening Family Shopping
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Track Div 3 Meet @ Reid Ross CS

Wednesday, October 30
7:20 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.  Book Fair Open
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Volleyball @ HOME vs. Albritton MS
4:00 p.m.  Boys’ Soccer @ HOME vs. Albritton MS

Thursday, October 31
7:20 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.  Book Fair Open

Friday, November 1
7:20 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.  Book Fair Last Day to Shop
8:00 a.m.  Awards Day

“Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life’s coming attractions.”  ~Albert Einstein

Upcoming Events


Monday, November 4 – 2:45 p.m.  Department Meetings
Monday, November 4 – 4:00 p.m.  Soccer Strength Match TBD
Tuesday, November 5
– 4:00 p.m.  Volleyball Strength Game TBD
Wednesday, November 6
– 3:30 p.m.  Forensics Fall Festival Tournament @ HOME
Wednesday, November 6 – 4:00 p.m.  Football
Thursday, November 7 – Picture Retakes
Friday, November 8
– 3:00 p.m. 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament

.........................................................................................................................................
Published by Pamela Sands on October 25, 2019

        


This is an image of a blue and lime green background with a picture of a calendar used for our weekly updates.

This week’s Positivity Project trait is Perspective.
“No two persons ever read the same book.”  ~Edmund Wilson 

Monday, October 21
Kindness Campaign Assembly
2:45 p.m.  Faculty Meeting

Tuesday, October 22
2:45 p.m.  Beginning Teacher Meeting
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Track Div 3 Meet @ Reid Ross CS  Rescheduled for Tuesday, October 29.

photograph of author John Claude Bemis

Author John Claude Bemis

Wednesday, October 23
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Volleyball @ Anne Chesnutt MS
4:00 p.m.  Boys’ Soccer @ Anne Chesnutt MS

Thursday, October 24
Author Visit with John Claude Bemis
4:00 p.m.  Football @ HOME vs. Anne Chesnutt MS

Friday, October 25
Report Cards Go Home

The Scholastic Book Fair will be at our school
October 28-November 1, 2019.
Click Here to Volunteer!

“If you look the right way, you can see that the whole world is a garden.”
~Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Secret Garden

Upcoming Events


Monday, October 28 – Book Fair Opens
Monday, October 28 – Cards for a Cause BOB Fundraiser Begins
Monday, October 28 – Canned Food Drive Begins
Monday, October 28
– 2:45 p.m.  Committee Meetings
Tuesday, October 29
– 3:00-6:00 p.m.  Parent/Teacher  Conferences
Tuesday, October 29 – 4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Track Div 3 Meet @ Reid Ross CS
Wednesday, October 30
– 4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Volleyball @ HOME vs. Albritton MS
Wednesday, October 30 – 4:00 p.m.  Boys’ Soccer @ HOME vs. Albritton MS
Friday, November 1 – Last Day of Book Fair
Friday, November 1 – 8:00 a.m.  Awards Day

.........................................................................................................................................
Published by Pamela Sands on October 18, 2019

        


This is an image of a blue and lime green background with a picture of a calendar used for our weekly updates.

This week’s Positivity Project trait is Integrity.
“It is our choices… that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.”  ~J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Monday, October 14
2:45 p.m.  SIT Meeting
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Volleyball @ HOME vs. Hope Mills MS
4:00 p.m.  Boys’ Soccer @ HOME vs. Hope Mills MS

Tuesday, October 15
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Track @ Reid Ross CS

Wednesday, October 16
8:00-10:00 a.m.  NCIMS Career Fair

Thursday, October 17
10:15 a.m.  Earthquake Drill
4:00 p.m.  Football @ Hope Mills MS
6:00 p.m.  Orchestra Concert

Friday, October 18
International Attire Day – Dress to represent another country!
End of the First Grading Period
SistaKeeper Fundraiser Begins

“The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.”  ~Bob Marley

Upcoming Events


photograph of author John Claude Bemis

Author John Claude Bemis

Monday, October 21 – Kindness Campaign Assembly
Monday, October 21 – 2:45 p.m.  Faculty Meeting
Tuesday, October 22
– 2:45 p.m.  Beginning Teacher Meeting
Tuesday, October 22
– 4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Track Div 3 Meet @ Reid Ross CS
Wednesday, October 23
– 4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Volleyball @ Anne Chesnutt MS
Wednesday, October 23 – 4:00 p.m.  Boys’ Soccer @ @ Anne Chesnutt MS
Thursday, October 24 – Author Visit with John Claude Bemis
Thursday, October 24 – 4:00 p.m.  Football @ HOME vs. Anne Chesnutt MS
Friday, October 25 – Report Cards Go Home

The Scholastic Book Fair will be at our school
October 28-November 1, 2019.
Click Here to Volunteer!

.........................................................................................................................................
Published by Pamela Sands on October 11, 2019

        


This is an image of a blue and lime green background with a picture of a calendar used for our weekly updates.

This week’s Positivity Project trait is being present and giving others my attention.
“Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.”  ~Jim Rohn

Monday, October 7
Wear BLUE for the World Day of Bullying Prevention™
2:45 p.m.  Department Meetings
4:00 p.m.  Football @ Westover MS

Tuesday, October 8
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Track @ Hoke County HS

Wednesday, October 9
4:00 p.m.  Boys’ Soccer @ Spring Lake MS
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Volleyball@ Spring Lake MS
5:30-7:00 p.m.  AIG Parent Night

Thursday, October 10
4:00 p.m.  Football @ HOME vs. Spring Lake MS

Friday, October 11

Never confuse people who are always around you, with people who are always there for you.”
~Gee Linder

Upcoming Events


Monday, October 14 – 2:45 p.m.  SIT Meeting
Monday, October 14 – 4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Volleyball @ HOME vs. Hope Mills MS
Monday, October 14
– 4:00 p.m.  Boys’ Soccer @ HOME vs. Hope Mills MS
Tuesday, October 15
– 4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Track @ Reid Ross CS
Wednesday, October 16
– 8:00-10:00 a.m.  NCIMS Career Fair
Thursday, October 17 – 10:15 a.m.  Earthquake Drill
Thursday, October 17 – 4:00 p.m.  Football @ Hope Mills MS
Thursday, October 17 – 6:00 p.m.  Orchestra Concert
Friday, October 18 -International Attire Day – Dress to represent another country!
Friday, October 18 -End of the First Grading Period
Friday, October 18 -SistaKeeper Fundraiser Begins

.........................................................................................................................................
Published by Pamela Sands on October 4, 2019

        


This is an image of a blue and lime green background with a picture of a calendar used for our weekly updates.

This week’s Positivity Project trait is Open Mindedness.
“Those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.”  ~George Bernard Shaw

Monday, September 30
2:45 p.m.  Department Meetings

Tuesday, October 1
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Track @ HOME

Wednesday, October 2
AIG Parent Night  Rescheduled for Wednesday, October 9

Thursday, October 3
Fall School and Sports Pictures
4:00 p.m.  Football @ Westover MS  Rescheduled for Monday, October 7

Friday, October 4
1:30 p.m.  Breast Cancer Walk

“Keep your mind open to change all the time. Welcome it. Court it. It is only by examining and reexamining your opinions and ideas that you can progress.”  ~Dale Carnegie

Upcoming Events


Monday, October 7 – Wear BLUE for the World Day of Bullying Prevention™
Monday, October 7
– 2:45 p.m.  Department Meetings
Monday, October 7 – 4:00 p.m.  Football @ Westover MS
Tuesday, October 8
– 4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Track @ Hoke County HS
Wednesday, October 9
– 4:00 p.m.  Boys’ Soccer @ Spring Lake MS
Wednesday, October 9 – 4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Volleyball@ Spring Lake MS
Wednesday, October 9 – 5:30-7:00 p.m.  AIG Parent Night
Thursday, October 10 – 4:00 p.m.  Football @ HOME vs. Spring Lake MS

.........................................................................................................................................
Published by Pamela Sands on September 27, 2019

        


This is an image of a blue and lime green background with a picture of a calendar used for our weekly updates.

This week’s Positivity Project trait is Teamwork.
“Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.”  ~Helen Keller

Monday, September 23
9:30 a.m.  System-Wide Code Red
Progress Reports Go Home
2:45 p.m.  Committee Meetings

Tuesday, September 24
2:45 p.m.  Beginning Teacher Meeting
2:45-3:45 p.m.  Battle of the Books Practice
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Track @ HOME
5:30 p.m.  PTA Meeting

Wednesday, September 25
2:45-3:45 p.m.  Forensics Practice
4:00 p.m.  Boys’ Soccer Game @ Pine Forest MS
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Volleyball Game @ Pine Forest MS

Thursday, September 26
2:45 p.m.  Model United Nations Interest Meeting
4:00 p.m.  Football Game @ Jack Britt HS vs John Griffin MS

Friday, September 27
2:45-5:00 p.m.  SGA Back to School *Glow* Dance

“Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.”  ~Henry Ford

Upcoming Events


Tuesday, October 1 – 4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Track @ HOME
Wednesday, October 2
– AIG Parent Night
Thursday, October 3 – Fall School and Sports Pictures
Friday, October 4
– 1:30 p.m.  Breast Cancer Walk

.........................................................................................................................................
Published by Pamela Sands on September 20, 2019

        


This is an image of a blue and lime green background with a picture of a calendar used for our weekly updates.

This week’s Positivity Project trait is Curiosity.
“Around here, however, we don’t look backwards for very long. We keep moving forward, opening up new doors and doing new things, because we’re curious…and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.”  ~Walt Disney Company

Monday, September 16
2:45 p.m.  Faculty Meeting

Tuesday, September 17
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Track and Field Meet @ HOME
2:45-3:45 p.m.  Battle of the Books Interest Meeting in Media Center

Wednesday, September 18
2:45-3:45 p.m.  Forensics Team Interest Meeting in Media Center
2:45 p.m.  Men of Valor Interest Meeting
4:00 p.m.  Boys’ Soccer Game @ HOME vs. John Griffin MS
4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Volleyball Game @ HOME vs. John Griffin MS

Thursday, September 19
Pep Rally
4:00 p.m.  Football Game @ HOME vs. Nick Jeralds MS

Friday, September 20
SistaKeeper Cancer Awareness Fundraiser

“The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.”  ~Albert Einstein

Upcoming Events


Monday, September 23 – Progress Reports Go Home
Monday, September 23 – 2:45 p.m.  Committee Meetings
Tuesday, September 24
– 2:45 p.m.  Beginning Teacher Meeting
Tuesday, September 24 – 4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Track @ HOME
Wednesday, September 25
– 4:00 p.m.  Boys’ Soccer Game @ Pine Forest MS
Wednesday, September 25 – 4:00 p.m.  Girls’ Volleyball Game @ Pine Forest MS
Thursday, September 26 – 2:45 p.m.  Model United Nations Interest Meeting
Thursday, September 26 – 4:00 p.m.  Football Game @ John Griffin MS
Friday, September 27
– 2:45-5:00 p.m.  SGA Back to School Dance

.........................................................................................................................................
Published by Pamela Sands on September 13, 2019