News & Notes

NewTech@Mann Carowinds End of the Year Trip

This year, NewTech@Mann students will have the opportunity to attend a culture-building trip to Carowinds. Slots are limited and only available to 100 students -- first come, first serve. Further details about the trip are below:

Date of Trip - April 12th, 2024

Time - we will leave from the student parking lot at 8:00 am and return around 6pm.

Price - $80 per person. Beginning Monday (3/4), you can pay either via check or money order to Mr. Mobley (1125) or through MySchoolbucks (NewTech@Mann Carowinds Trip). NOTE: Cash, check, or money order payment must be recieved by 3/14. MySchoolBucks payments can be accepted through 3/26, or until slots are filled. Price is for travel and admission only, students will need to purchase their own food in the park. Payment will be non-refundable.

You must also complete a permission form in order to attend. They can be picked up at Mr. Mobley's office (1125) or Mrs. White's office (1126). NOTE: You must submit a form by 3/26. A permission form will not be accepted as a way to secure a slot. 


2024-2025 NewTech@Mann Applications Now Available

Application Process -- Your student must be a J. L. Mann student in order to attend NewTech@Mann classes.   If you do not live in the J. L. Mann attendance area, you must apply through the Magnet Program before you can apply to NewTech@Mann.   Magnet Program information can be found on the J. L. Mann website. Please note that the deadline for applications is March 29th, 2024. The NewTech@Mann application can be found via the link below:

2024-2025 NewTech@Mann Application  

Interested in NewTech@Mann Distinction?

If you are interested in or have questions regarding NewTech@Mann distinction, you can read more about it and the requirements here:

NewTech@Mann Distinction

ECHO Accounts and Training for Parents

Echo - New Tech Network

Parents of new students, we are glad to offer you an ECHO account for following your student's progress. Access includes the ability to monitor course activities/projects, agendas, and gradebooks. All new parents must request a new account in order to access ECHO. Please complete the ECHO Parent Account Sign-Up form and you will be given access and notified within a few days. Also, you can check out the resources below for tutorials on how to use ECHO features.