Sunday Night Reminder - Sun., Dec. 1
Seniors: Please be sure to check your student Gmail account Monday morning for a digital pass and instructions for the What’s Next for Me? event Wednesday, 12/4. A timeline of the day and additional info is available on your MyNFA>Student Portal Dashboard under "Notices & Updates"
Reminder for ALL: On Wednesday, 12/4, the library will only be open during E channel and after school due to the What's Next For Me? program for Seniors.
Progress period 2 ends Friday, 12/6
The NFA Library is hosting its annual Holiday Children's Book Drive starting Monday, 12/4, through Monday, 12/16. Books for children of all ages are needed for the recipients of the Norwich local food pantry, who cannot afford holiday gifts to give their own children. Please give a new book to help a child. Donation Book Boxes will be in each of the House Offices and in the Library.
Cat Shack Holiday Hours
The holidays are here, and the Cat Shack is fully stocked for all of the Wildcats on your list! We are open daily 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and during these special holiday hours:
  • December 6: 6 - 8 pm
  • December 14: 9 am - noon
  • December 19: 5 - 8 pm
The Cat Shack accepts cash, check and credit cards. For more information, call 860-425-5727. Visit the Cat Shack in the Converse Building. To view this year's Cat Shack catalog, click here.
Yearbook Sales:  The 2020 Yearbook is still available for $75.00. The book will be distributed in the spring before graduation. Don't be left out of the excitement. Go to to order.  Use Code 11399820, or see Mrs. Fitzgerald in Room 7223.
UCFS Smiles on the Move Program
The UCFS program - Smiles On the Move -  will be at NFA January 7-10 for dental cleanings during the school day. Registration forms are at the NFA Medical Center. This program is open to all students! For more information, click here.
College & Career Resource Center (CCRC) News
College & Career Resource Center (CCRC) News -- Visit the CRC, Room, 1102 
Open hours:  7:15 am – 2:45 p.m., Mon.-Thurs.;  7:15 a.m. – 2:15 p.m., Fri.
Drop by or make an appointment with the Career Resource Specialist, Mrs. Lauzier or email
Check Daily Notices to learn about college recruiter visits, college application workshops, military recruiters and presentations, scholarship opportunities, and more. 
To view the athletics schedule, visit
Happening This Week
Wednesday, December 4
Campus-Wide Event for all Seniors, What's Next For Me? 
8:30 - 11:30 am (F through A Channels) - see info above.
Thursday, December 5
Information Session for prospective students and families, 6-8 pm, Slater Auditorium.
For more information, and to pre-register, go to
Friday, December 6
Progress Report Period, Marking Period 2 - Ends
A Look Ahead
Monday, December 9
Winter Choral Concert, 7 pm, Slater Auditorium. Admission is free. 
Thursday, December 12
Early Dismissal, Students (11:55 am)

Instrumental Winter Music Concert, 7 pm, Kelly Middle School. Admission is free. 
Friday, December 13
Urban Nutcracker, 7 pm, Slater Auditorium. Admission is free for faculty, staff, and students with their school ID; $5 for the general public.
And, of course, you are not alone.  Many adults are here to help – parents, teachers, house principals, school counselors, and student assistance personnel, coaches, advisers, staff – you name it -- NFA has adults who want you to succeed.  Let them help you.