Happy Joseph Week! Here are our announcements for the week of November 18th:
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Tickets can be purchased in the main office. $8 in advance, $9 at the door; $22 for family ticket (immediate family only).
If you would like to Venmo us - @paradigmschools - please put the following in the description:
"# of tickets
Date and time of show
Scholar's name who sold you tickets."
We are looking for volunteers! Please click here if you'd like to sign-up.
With the start of cold and flu season, our school is running low on Kleenex tissues and Clorox wipes. If you would like to donate these items in lieu of your volunteer hours, please bring them to the main office. Thank you!
Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities
We have two volunteer opportunities coming up! You don't have to have a background check for either, so this is a great opportunity for all! All volunteer opportunities can be accessed here.
1. Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat - volunteers are needed to help sell tickets, take tickets and run concessions at our school musical next week. Click here to view.
2. Paradigm Winter Market - Aside from helping at the actual Market (click here), we are looking for help with our advertising! The goal of our Markets is to get our name out in the community and to have people visit and learn more about our school. We have an official event on Facebook that we would like to start circulating. You can count 1 hour of volunteer time for specifically inviting Facebook friends to the event (or however long it takes you, but you can count 1 hour if it only takes you 20-30 mins). Please make sure to "Invite Friends" from our event page (see below) and not just share it on your feed.
Click here for the Facebook event.
We also need help posting flyers around in neighborhoods on mailboxes or on front doors. We're looking to specifically target the neighborhoods surrounding Paradigm (including Daybreak). This is a super easy way to get volunteer hours in - you can even take your family with you on a walk to do it! Please click here to sign-up.
The Prep School will be holding a Colonial Day on Friday December 13th. We are looking for parents who have been approved by Paradigm (background check cleared) to volunteer for the day. Please click here if you'd like to sign-up.
Paradigm Scholar Email and Adobe Accounts
If you have not yet filled out the Acceptable Use Policy for School and Personal Electronics form, please click here. Once this form is filled out by a parent, you will be given your scholar's Paradigm email and Adobe account information.
Paradigm Star Wars Movie
Only a few tickets left! Paradigm has rented out a theater for the Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker movie showing on Friday December 20th at 1:45 pm. Tickets go on sale Monday October 28th in the main office. Tickets are $9.00 for regular seating and $10.00 for luxury seating. All seating is assigned in the theater, so if you want to sit with friends and/or family, make sure to purchase your tickets together! This is not a fundraiser for the school, we just want to watch the movie with our friends!
High School scholars are invited to bring their lunch onto the stage and learn about different careers and pathways. This Thursday we are excited to have Ed Endemano join us. He is a firefighter, real estate investor and small business owner. We hope you'll be able to join us!
Scholars who need extra help with math can attend "Aftermath" Monday-Thursday each week from 3-4 pm in room #109. A math mentor will be available each day to help. Aftermath is not held the first Monday of each month.
Lost and Found
Our Lost and Found is overflowing! If you are missing lunchboxes, hoodies, water bottles, etc. please come take a look. All items will be donated to charity over winter break.
Snow Blitz Registration Open!
Snow Blitz is an after school ski and snowboard program designed for Jr. High and High School students of all skill levels. Salt Lake County Parks and Rec offers four jam packed nights at Brighton Resort including lessons, lift pass, and transportation. A freestyle clinic is available for advanced riders. Rentals are optional.
A bus will pick students up from Paradigm for the first session which begins January 9th. The cost is $145.00 without rentals and $205.00 with rentals. Registration begins October 14th. To register please visit www.slco.org/sports-office or call 385-468-1670. The first session runs January 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th.
Paradigm has it's own comic strip called Yearbook Man. See the first edition in the halls at Paradigm and don't forget to buy a yearbook. You can purchase one on the website or go to the QR code on the posters.
Save the Earth Club
Paradigm is starting a Save Our Earth club! Come join us to find out how to connect and love our earth on a deeper level. Save our Earth club will be held on Wednesdays after school in Mrs. Cavallaro's room (#111) from 3:00-3:30. We'll be talking about how we can help the Earth through simple acts like recycling, conserving energy, conscious eating, and more. This club will be doing clean ups and not just talking about environmental issues. Please see Cumorah Stirland or Mrs. Cavallaro for more information.
Paradigm Apparel Team
In this club, we will be creating and designing Paradigm apparel and merchandise. If you have any questions or would like to join, please contact Ms. Chipman or Shade Andrus.
Club Meetings: Wednesdays 3:00-3:30 in room 207
Word Crew Club
Do you love writing? If you do, then please come to Word Crew, a fun club where you can learn and enjoy time with other writers. It’s on Tuesdays from 3:00-3:45 in room 105. Please come and share your writings.
We are looking for parents to come and share their profession/career with our scholars! This year we will be holding a “Power Lunch” every Thursday (beginning in October) during high school lunch (11:10-11:50). Bring your lunch and sit down with a group of scholars and share your career pathway – how you got to where you are, what advice you have, and more! To sign-up, please click here.