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:
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:
ECHO Accounts and Training for Parents
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.