NC Coast Field Trip Payments (7th Grade)
Payments of $60 are due on these days. Please be sure to pay before or on the due dates.
Transition to High School Meeting (8th Grade Students/Parents)
November 27 at 6:00 p.m.
*Mrs. Deanna Taylor, CCS Director of Secondary of Education, will be at Arndt to disucss course options, Online Catawba, and the high school registration process that will begin in the spring of 2018.
Arndt is having a "Shark Tank" competition!
First Round: December 14
Click HERE to download the rubric.
Students may design a product or service (must be something tangible) to present to a panel of judges. Judges will select up to five finalists who will present to a panel of community members. Finalists receive $40 to help with expenses. The competition is not mandatory, and students may go solo or have a group of up to three people.
Coke Rewards to Purchase Library Books
Send your caps or reward labels to the Media Center!
Make a $20 donation to Arndt in lieu of other fundraisers, and your student receives an Arndt T-shirt!
*Payment may also be spread out over several months.
Congratulations to the Students of the Month for November!
From the Apache Team: Daniella R. and Seth H.
From the Catawba Team: TJ L. and Kylie X.
From the Cherokee Team: Nicholas S. and Juliette H.
From the Dakota Team: Katherine R. and Elijah G.
From the Mohawk Team: Shannen H. and Zeus M.
From the Sioux Team: Caroline H. and Antony P.
From the Navajo Team: Marlee K.
From Elective Rotations: Cassie E. and Jagger Z.
From Required Rotations: Emma W. and Ava P.
8th Grade Info for High School
Mrs. Deanna Taylor, Catawba County Schools Director of Secondary Education, will be at Arndt on November 27 at 6 PM. During this meeting Mrs. Taylor will discuss the transition to high school, course options, Online Catawba, and the high school registration process that will begin in the spring of 2018.
Hmong Family Night
Our Hmong families are invited to attend an information night on Tuesday, November 14 starting at 6 PM.
The Winter Dance will be Friday, December 1 at 7 PM. The student dance committee has been working hard making decorations and planning for this event!
Our cafeteria charges are over $1,200. Please send money to cover any charges your child may owe. Free and reduced lunch information can be found here: https://www.lunchapplication.com/ .
Shark Tank Competition
We are excited to announce we will have a Shark Tank competition at HMA! Students can go solo or have a group of up to three people. This competition is not mandatory for students. Just like what you see on television, students can design a product or service to present to a panel of judges. The product or service must be something tangible. Judges will select up to five finalists who will then present to a panel of judges made up of community members. The finalists will receive $40 to help with expenses. See the link to the rubric for more information. https://www.catawbaschools.net/cms/lib/NC01911140/Centricity/Domain/24/Shark%20Tank%20Rubric%20.pdf
Monday 11/13 - PTO Meeting 5 PM
Tuesday 11/14 - Hmong Family Night 6 PM
Wednesday 11/22 thru 11/26 - Thanksgiving Break
Friday 12/1 - Winter Dance
Tuesday 11/28 - Make up pictures
HMA is recognized as a state leader for student growth, ranking in the top 5% of all North Carolina schools for student growth index. We offer a variety of academic and extra-curricular programs. The H.M. Arndt website details many of these outstanding opportunities.