The homepage for Bridging D3 (1:1 technology initiative) is now available. Click this link to view the page, which contains resources for parents and students who are preparing for Bridging D3 this fall. A link to the Bridging D3 homepage can always be found under "quick links."
Fall sports sign-up meeting is Tuesday, July 29
The 2014 Fall Sport Sign Up meeting is Tuesday, July 29 at 6 pm in the high school auditorium. In person registration begins at 5:30 pm. This meeting is for Boys Soccer grades 7-12, Girls Soccer 9-12, Boys and Girls Cross Country 7-12, Girls Tennis 7-12, Girls Volleyball 9-12, and Football 9-12. Middle school students in grades 7 and 8 interested in playing girls soccer, volleyball or football can find registration information on the Activities web page or by calling the Activities Office at (651) 674-1514. Please direct any questions there or click the above link for more information.
Concussion seminar August 13
On Wednesday, August 13th at 6:00pm, Fairview Lakes Medical Center and the North Branch Area High School Activities Department will be hosting a concussion seminar in the high school auditorium. Dr. Ahrenholz will discuss the most current information on concussion symptoms and treatments and Ryan Henry will discuss protocol specific to NBAHS and participation. This hour long seminar is intended for student-athletes and their families, but all are welcome to attend to learn more about this important topic.
Congratulations Class of 2014!
Congratulations to the class of 2014, and best wishes for the future! The Post Review has a nice slideshow of graduation (including this hat toss photo), which you can access by clicking this link.
Congratulations to the NBAPS 2013-14 retirees
North Branch Area Public Schools bid a fond farewell to four dedicated, long-time employees at the Employee Recognition Breakfast on June 11. Pictured are (l to r): Pat Sokol, Tom Moriarty, and Rosey Klopp. Not pictured is Joan Carlson. Thanks to you all for everything you have done for the children of the community!
School lane banners dedicated
The North Branch Beautification Association dedicated the "school lane" banners yesterday (June 10) at the Ed Center. The student artists were in attendance and there was unanimous agreement they look FABULOUS! NBAPS is very appreciative of the Association's willingness to work with the schools, and this wonderful effort to connect the schools with the downtown. Driving down Grand Ave. now is an exercise in school spirit! Go Vikings!
JROTC coming to NBAHS!
Today, Friday June 6, North Branch Area Public Schools was informed that it has been selected to host an Air Force JROTC program at the high school, starting January 1, 2015. For more information about this exciting news, click this link.
Interested in the Facilities Study Group?
If you are interested in applying for the NBAPS Facilities Study Group, please click this link, which will take you to the online application. For those with questions or a need for a paper application, contact information is at the application page.
NBAPS unveils new brand
North Branch Area Public Schools (NBAPS), after an exhaustive process, has chosen a new logo to represent the school district to the public. Updates to the school district logo became necessary after the closing of the Main Street School, which was visually represented in the existing school district logo. To read more about the logo and what it represents, click here.
NBAPS seeking Hall of Fame nominees
The North Branch Area Public Schools Activities Department is seeking nominations for the Viking Hall of Fame, Class of 2014. Individuals can be nominated in one of three categories: Athlete/Participant, Coach, and Honorary. The Hall of Fame, Class of 2014 will be announced at halftime of next fall's Homecoming football game against Princeton, Oct. 10. For more information, past inductees, and the nomination form, click here. If you have any questions, please call the Activities Office at (651) 674-1514.
BUS DRIVERS NEEDED AT NBAPS!
NBAPS is looking for route drivers, both morning & evening routes(Example of duty time: 6:30 - 8:00am & 3:15 - 4:45pm). Become part of the North Branch Area Public Schools Transportation Team. Training provided for qualified candidates. Good driving record & drug testing required. Great job to earn extra money! Click here to apply online.