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It's time to order your 2020-21 yearbook!

We are nearing the deadline for purchasing 20-21 NP Yearbooks. This will be an unforgettable year, and your student will have the chance to remember their unique experience with a school yearbook. The deadline to order a yearbook, including two custom pages, is March 25th. Click on the headline above for directions for ordering a yearbook for your child's campus. Please be careful to make sure you order the correct book for either the Upper School or Lower School, as each campus has its own yearbook. Yearbooks will be mailed by the publisher directly to your homes. Thank you, and please email Mrs. Cox (cox_c@hcde.org) if you have any questions.
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Chattanooga Public Library cards

Library cards are available to K-8 Students who have never received a card from the Chattanooga Public Library. If your student does NOT have a library card click on the headline above to complete a permission form to request a Chattanooga Public Library Card for your HCDE student. This is the form we're using to collect information from the parents of students in order to assign them card numbers. PreK students are not eligible until they enroll in Kindergarten. If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact the HCDE Card Team at hcdecards@chattanooga.gov
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Donate to the Happy Cart and make a teacher Happy!

Sweet and Salty Treats are needed for the Happy Cart. Please make a teachers day today by donating individually wrapped chips, candy bars, granola, mixed nuts, popcorn, or Little Debbie's. Send in with your child on either campus. A "Happy Place" is set up every Friday!
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Gift Card Sale

The Holiday Gift Card sale is in full swing and deliveries are happening!! It's super easy to order. We are already running low on some denominations if you need 1-2 day delivery, but we will be getting more. If you think you will go to one of these restaurants this weekend, go ahead and order and we will get them to you! It's a win/win for everyone! Go to: normalpark.kindful.com or Venmo: @NormalPark-MuseumMagnet (Be sure to list details on Venmo)
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We have plenty of Kids First Coupon Books! Order one today!

The Kids First Coupon Book sale has always been a great fundraiser for our school. Please understand due to the Covid19 virus, NPMM has decided to host the entire campaign ONLINE this year and we have specific distribution days for books. We encourage all families to launch an online social media campaign rather than a door to door outside sales approach. Click on the headline above for more information and to order books!
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New calendar dates

The school board has approved some additional school closings. Also, Exhibit Night will be virtual this year. Click on the headline above for those new dates.
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Important information from the handbook

Click on the headline above for some important information from our Student Handbook. You can find the entire handbook under the About Us tab on the homepage.
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About Us

OUR VISION
To cultivate wisdom and citizenship in all our students - preparing them for the future and challenging them to discover themselves and the world.
 
OUR MISSION
To instill lifelong intellectual curiosity, sound judgment and deep understanding by building a solid educational foundation based on meaningful exploration and discovery. We shall accomplish this through collaborative partnerships with parents, museums, and the community in a unique, creative and dynamic environment.
 
OUR CORE VALUES
 
Appreciation
At Normal Park, every student is valued and recognized as having great potential. We value every student's diverse background and personality - socioeconomic, cultural, learning style and interest level. Individual nurturing and differentiated instruction helps us guide students in developing responsibility for themselves and others.
 
Collaboration
When working as a whole, we build off one another, become stronger, and make magic. This belief extends from students to teachers to parents to our community.
 
Creativity
Our creativity fosters dynamic learning environments, innovation, authentic learning, motivation, and enjoyment. It leads us to experiment and stay curious, to demonstrate and exhibit, and to do the most with what we have.
 
Exploration
It's the foundation of our curriculum. By creating environments that promote meaningful exploration and discovery, we facilitate engaging instruction which fosters a joy of learning and deep understanding of subjects.
 
Scholarship
Genuine enthusiasm for academic study, understanding and achievement is cherished at Normal Park. We strive to instill this passion in our students by paving a concrete academic foundation, setting high educational goals and celebrating their intellectual journey.
 
Hopefulness
Through diligent effort, Normal Park has achieved great success. Still, we believe the best is yet to come. This outlook drives our confidence in our students and staff. It energizes us to lead, be progressive, work hard, and enjoy our efforts. Our hopeful nature is infectious and inspirational and makes our entire community stronger.