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Tuesday, March 17, 2020

 
 

Students, as you may already know, the Kern High School District is closing all of its schools.  Nueva High School will also close from Wednesday,  March 18 through Monday, April 13.  We will return to school on Tuesday, April 14.  Please do not report to school during this time. 

 

Breakfast and lunch will still be provided Monday through Friday starting tomorrow.  Meal times are from 11am – 1 pm.  Anyone 18 years old and younger is eligible  to receive a free meal.  Meals will be distributed outside of the cafeteria.

 

We know this is a challenging time for everyone, but we know that as Knights, we will overcome this together.

 

March is Women’s History month

Women’s History Facts

Supreme Court Justice: SONIA SOTOMAYOR, Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court, was born in Bronx, New York, on June 25, 1954. She earned a B.A. in 1976 from Princeton University, graduating summa cum laude and receiving the university’s highest academic honor. In 1979, she earned a J.D. from Yale Law School where she served as an editor of the Yale Law Journal. She served as Assistant District Attorney in the New York County District Attorney’s Office from 1979-1984. She then litigated international commercial matters in New York City at Pavia & Harcourt, where she served as an associate and then partner from 1984-1992. In 1991, President George H.W. Bush nominated her to the U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, and she served in that role from 1992-1998. She served as a judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit from 1998-2009. President Barack Obama nominated her as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court on May 26, 2009, and she assumed this role on August 8, 2009.

 

Lunch today: chicken alfredo pasta, turkey & cheese sandwich, spicy chicken sandwich, cheeseburger, peanut butter & jelly sandwich, veggie burger.

 

Quote of the day: “It is important for all of us to appreciate where we come from and how that history has really shaped us in ways that we might not understand.”  -Sonia Sotomayor

 

Positive affirmation of the day: “Always aim high, work hard, and care deeply about what you believe in”