Junior Prom is May 29

The Junior Prom is set for Friday, May 29, from 7-10 pm at the Sheraton University. Tickets are now on sale. Note that students attending the Junior Prom will be able to park in the Sheraton University parking garage.  Prom-goers who are driving to the Sheraton University can park for free They will take a ticket when they enter and leave it in the box when they exit. The garage typically isn’t staffed late in the evening.

Information about the prom and a photo order form are here:  Junior Prom info and picture order form   Students paying for prom tickets with a check should make the check to Class of 2016 – Nottingham High School.

Contact junior class advisor Gwen Raeford at graeford [at] scsd [dot] us if you have questions.

SCSD Summer Musical is Bring It On

Get your spirit fingers ready for the SCSD summer musical Bring It On, based on the popular movie about high school cheerleading competitions.

Nottingham will host the show this summer.  Show times are August 7 and 8 at 7 pm and August 9 at 2 pm.

The production team this year is                                                                             Director – Bill Ralbovsky                                                                                             Music Director – Fred Willard                                                                                Sets/Tech Director – Eveny Parker                                                                   Choreographer – Alissa DeBie                                                                                  Production Manager – Leigh Parry-Benedict

Information about auditions will be announced soon.  Incoming 9th graders (this year’s 8th graders) as well as members of the Class of 2015 are welcome to audition or volunteer to work as part of the crew.

Nottingham Summer Writing Institute

This summer Nottingham is offering a Summer Writing Institute at Nottingham to incoming 9th graders.  The institute is not mandatory, but it is a great way for students to get some challenging academic work in over the summer while meeting members of the English and Social Studies departments.  The Institute will include many students making their way to Nottingham, and will be taught in an engaging and entertaining style–with snacks!

Name: Summer Writing Institute                                                                                 Date: July 6 – July 24                                                                                               Availability: For Nottingham’s Incoming 9th Graders                                             Location: Nottingham High School                                                                            Time: 9 am – 12 pm  (weekdays only)                                                          Transportation: Provided                                                                                                   Cost:  0                                                                                                                                                                                                                                To register: Go to http://goo.gl/forms/zWcsmtUijm and fill out the  form or call  Nottingham at (315) 435-4380.

Two Nottingham Seniors Receive Big Brothers/Sisters Recognition

Congratulations to Nottingham students Audria Payne and Natalia Montilla-Acosta, recently recognized by Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Onondaga County!  Audria received the Michael P. Yeomans Scholarship for her dedication to her “Little” Imari (a student at Seymour Dual Language Academy). Natalia received the High School Big Sister of the Year Award for her dedication to her “Little” Gerardo, also a Seymour student.

For Seniors Attending a Say Yes School

If you are planning to attend a Say Yes to Education school you MUST complete the online certification form to receive your tuition scholarship.   Go to: https://www.grantinterface.com/sayyestoeducation/Common/LogOn.aspx

The link can also be found on the sayyessyracuse.org website on the tab College Scholarships > Overview or College Scholarships > How to apply or College Scholarships > Frequently Asked Questions.

Nottingham Part of Syracuse High School Music Awards

Nottingham Theater is one of 24 central NY schools participating in the first annual Syracuse HS Music Awards on Saturday, May 30, at the Landmark Theater.  Fourteen awards will be presented to area performers.

Tickets are $10, available by phone or at the box office, but if you order by phone you will be charged $12 per order.  Phone is 315-475-7979.  The Box Office is open Monday-Friday 10-5.

Check out the Facebook page at Syracuse High School Theatre Awards.