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Posted by: Sherry Del Monte
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Published: 10/27/16

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Published: 9/16/16

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Published: 6/9/16

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Published: 5/25/16

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In the Benvenuti.

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Published: 5/25/16

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On the NCS field.

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Published: 5/25/16

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Graduation in the Benvenuti Performing Arts Center 

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Published: 5/25/16

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Published: 4/18/16

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NOTICE FOR VLA STUDENTS ENROLLED IN A PFAA CLASS:

There is a modified bell schedule on Monday, December 14th and Tuesday, December 15th.

PLEASE CHECK THE ATTACHED SCHEDULE to make sure you don't miss your class!

If this schedule interferes with your Academic Coach meeting time, you need to talk to your teacher about re-scheduling so you don't miss your meeting. If it interferes with a VLA workshop, you must attend the VLA workshop and notify your PFAA teacher.

VLA WORKSHOPS MEET AT THEIR REGULAR TIMES.

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Posted by: Joe Cook
Published: 12/9/15

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Click here to download the application to enroll for 2016 - 2017.
First priority deadline is March 11, 2016.

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Published: 12/7/15

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Published: 12/3/15

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Published: 10/26/15

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Published: 10/26/15

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The mandatory orientation for all returning VLA students and their parents is on Wednesday, August 5th from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Attendance at this orientation by all returning students and at least one parent is required in order to begin the new school year on August 10th.

Please bring your completed blue registration form with you to orientation.

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Posted by: Cheryl Igel
Published: 8/3/15

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Mandatory orientation for all new students and at least one parent is on Thursday, August 6th.  This orientation is required in order for students to begin school on August 10th.

If you have not already faxed it in, please bring your student's final report card of the 2014-15 school year (entering 9th graders) or an updated transcript with your Spring 2015 classes and grades (10th - 12th graders).

If you have any questions, please contact Cheryl Igel - 916-928-5343, ext. 1021 - [email protected]

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Published: 8/3/15

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Published: 6/16/15

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Published: 5/27/15

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Published: 5/12/15

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VLA students enrolled in PFAA classes will have modified schedules on the following days:  4/29, 5/1, 5/8 and 5/15.  Please check the schedule and mark them on your calendar so you do not miss your PFAA class on these days.

If you have a conflict with your academic coach meeting due to the schedule change, you must notify your AC now to re-schedule the meeting!

The VLA office, cafe and Learning Center will be open regular hours on these days.

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Posted by: Cheryl Igel
Published: 4/27/15

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Click to view Fall Finals Schedule

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Published: 1/5/15

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Published: 12/18/14

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Posted by: Rob Kinder
Published: 10/6/14

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Students come to College Pathways night this Thursday, Sept 25th, from 6 to 8 pm in the MPR. Representatives from UC, Cal State, Community College and Private colleges will be here to talk about the various college systems in California as well as answer any and all questions you may have. Your parents also get parent hours for attending so bring the whole family.

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Posted by: Cheryl Igel
Published: 9/24/14

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Hey high schoolers! This year is Charter's second annual Homecoming!
The festivities begin on Monday, September 29th with the Homecoming Rally and end on Saturday, October 4th with the Homecoming Dance. The Homecoming Dance is on October 4th from 7pm to 930pm in the MPR. Enter this Atlantis-themed dance dressed in your best attire! Tickets will go on sale on Tuesday, September 23rd and will cost $8 with an ASB sticker and $10 without an ASB sticker. If you have any questions, please ask your ASB class representative. We can't wait to go under the sea with you!

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Published: 9/24/14

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Wednesday 9/17 5:30pm

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Published: 9/9/14

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Published: 6/20/14

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Published: 5/12/14

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Natomas Charter School

Modified High School Bell Schedule

Friday, May 9, 2014

Period 1:                         8:15 - 8:40
Period 2:                         8:45 – 9:10

Period 3:                         9:15 – 9:40

Period 4:                       9:45 – 10:10

Period 5:                    10:15 – 10:40

Period 6:                    10:45 – 11:10

Period 7:                    11:15 – 11:40
LUNCH:                      11:40 – 12:10
The VLA Office and Learning Center will be open regular hours.

 

 

VLA Office and Learning Center will be open regular hours.
 

VLA students enrolled in PFAA classes must check for any conflicts with your AC meeting and notify your teacher to resolve them.

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Published: 5/6/14

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Published: 5/6/14

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PARENT HOUR OPPORTUNITIES are available by volunteering to work our VLA Water Booth or donate water for the booth!

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Published: 4/28/14

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Posted by: Rob Kinder
Published: 4/9/14

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Natomas Charter School

Modified High School Bell Schedule

Wednesday – April 9, 2014

Period 1:                           9:40-10:10

Period 2:                         10:15-10:45

Period 3:                         10:50-11:20

Period 4:                         11:25-11:55

 

Lunch :                            11:55-12:30

 

Period 5:                           12:35-1:00

Period 6:                              1:05-1:30

Period 7:                              3:20-3:50

 

 

VLA students enrolled in PFAA classes:

 

_ If you have a conflict with your meeting due to the modified schedule, please notify your academic coach as soon as possible.

 

_ If you have a conflict with a VLA workshop because of the modified schedule, please contact your PFAA teacher ahead of time to get permission to attend your VLA workshop and get your PFAA class work ahead of time.

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Published: 4/7/14

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Published: 3/6/14

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Natomas Charter School

Modified High School Bell Schedule

 

Wednesday – March 5, 2014

 

 

Period 1:                           9:40-10:10

Period 2:                         10:15-10:45

 

Lunch :                            12:00-12:40

 

Period 3:                           12:45-1:15

Period 4:                              1:20-1:50

Period 5:                              1:55-2:25

Period 6:                              2:30-3:00

Period 7:                              3:05-3:50

 

 

VLA students enrolled in PFAA classes:

 _ If you have a conflict with your meeting due to the modified schedule, please notify your academic coach as soon as possible.

 

If you have a conflict with a VLA workshop because of the modified schedule, please contact your PFAA teacher ahead of time to get permission to attend your VLA workshop and get your PFAA class work ahead of time.

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Published: 3/4/14

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Published: 11/21/13

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We are taking a whole school trip to the Sacramento Zoo on October 21st. 

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Posted by: Rob Kinder
Published: 10/2/13

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Natomas Charter School

Modified High School Bell Schedule

 

Wednesday – September 25, 2013

 

 

Period 1:                           9:40-10:10

Period 2:                         10:15-10:45

 

Lunch :                            12:00-12:40

 

Period 3:                           12:45-1:15

Period 4:                             1:20-1:50

Period 5:                              1:55-2:25

Period 6:                              2:30-3:00

Period 7:                              3:05-3:50

 

 

VLA students enrolled in PFAA classes:

 

- If you have a conflict with your meeting due to the modified schedule, please notify your academic coach as soon as possible.

 

- If you have a conflict with a VLA workshop because of the modified schedule, please contact your PFAA teacher ahead of time to get permission to attend your VLA workshop and get your PFAA class work ahead of time.

 

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Posted by: Cheryl Igel
Published: 9/23/13

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Prospective parents and students are invited to join us for an informational evening about two great high school options at Natomas Charter School: The Performing and Fine Arts Academy and The Virtual Learning Academy.  We are now accepting applications and have openings in grades 9-12.  Join us September 4th at 6:00 p.m. on the NCS campus.

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Published: 8/28/13

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Published: 8/20/13

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Published: 8/2/13

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Published: 7/24/13

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Published: 7/15/13

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Fullfil your parent hours at the last big event of the school year and help raise funds for VLA!

 

Hello VLA parents,

Please click on the following link to volunteer for working a shift or two at the Fourth Annual Duck Pluck on Saturday, May 4th.
Profits from the Plinko will benefit our VLA program and profits from the Water Booth will benefit the VLA  Class of 2013.  Senior students and their parents - please sign up for a shift or two to help support your graduation activities.  If you are unable to work a shift, please donate bottled water to sell.  I am attaching a copy of the sign-up sheet for bottled water, ice and coolers.  Please call me at 916-928-5343, ext. 1021 or email me if you can donate any of these items.  I will post the sheet on our website so you will know what is still needed.
 
CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINK TO SIGN UP ONLINE TO WORK IN ONE OF THE VLA BOOTHS: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040D4CADAD2AAB9-duck1
 
DONATIONS NEEDED FOR THE DUCK PLUCK:
 
BOTTLED WATER -  Cases of half liter bottles (16.9 fl oz).  We need as many as we can get!  You will earn 1 parent hour for every $15 spent (RECEIPT MUST BE TURNED IN TO RECEIVE HOURS!).  Deliver to VLA office by Friday noon or directly to Inderkum High School on the morning of the event!
 
LARGE COOLERS OR TUBS
These will be used to put the bottled water on ice throughout the day.
 
IF ANYONE CAN MAKE A RUN TO McDONALDS ON THE MORNING OF THE DUCK PLUCK, CONTACT MRS. IGEL NO LATER THAN FRIDAY AT NOON.
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Posted by: Joe Cook
Published: 5/3/13

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It is time to start thinking about courses for next school year. Mrs. Shenk-Tiffany, our counselor, will meet with each grade level and help them select courses for next year. Please talk with your student about this prior to his/her scheduling time. 
 
Freshman- Tuesday 5/7   10:30-11:30 Room D-1  
Sophomores- Wednesday 5/8     1:00-2:00 Room D-1 
Juniors-   Thursday 5/9    12:00-1:00  
Pizza will be provided this day as it will be during lunch. 
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Posted by: Joe Cook
Published: 5/3/13

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Please see the attachment containing the High School bell schedule for STAR Testing. You may also pick up a hard-copy at the VLA office.

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Published: 5/3/13

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The 4th annual Duck Pluck Festival is coming! Check out this website for more information. 

When

May 4, 2013 11am-4pm

Where

On the corner of Truxel Rd/Natomas Blvd and Del Paso Road. In the sports field next to Inderkum high School.

What

A community wide, fun-filled event to primarily support Natomas Unified School District Schools.

Activities

Over 100 booths, including food vendors, carnival-like games, arts, sports and education activities, will serve the interest of all ages and all family members. The culminating event of the day will be the Duck Pluck itself, which gives participants a chance to win $10,000.

 

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Posted by: Joe Cook
Published: 4/30/13