Sixth-grade students in Deb Dixler’s digital arts class made their projects come to life! Using basic digital art skills, students designed cakes on their iPads and then baked cakes using their digital creations as guides. They learned first-hand how technology can play a role in the construction of a physical object.
We are excited to announce that this year’s Middle School Play is The Attempted Murder of Peggy Sweetwater. We encourage Middle School students to audition or to get involved behind the scenes. Auditions will be held March 7-8, from 2:45-5:30pm, in the Black Box.
The 8th Grade Science Fair will take place on March 9, from 8:15-9am, in the Great Hall. The primary objective of the Science Fair is to promote critical thinking and scientific problem solving through hands-on experimentation and observation.
This year, 30 NA students across five grades earned 77 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards in the following categories: critical essay, flash fiction, humor, personal essay/memoir, poetry, scriptwriting, short story and senior writing portfolio.
On Friday, February 3, the Newark Academy Middle School Council will host the Annual Winterfest, from 6:30-8:30pm in the Simon Fieldhouse and the Kirby Gym. While students are enjoying the Winterfest, Middle School parents have an opportunity to socialize and enjoy a light buffet dinner, followed by a workshop.