November 19, 2018

 

 Seniors on Tuesday November 27th Root Studios will be here in the cafeteria during lunch hours to take photos this is your last chance to have your Senior Yearbook picture taken.  

Main Campus Only:  Show your support for children’s rights around the world by signing the petition Tuesday morning before school at the UNICEF table by the LMC.

"Did you know…

Gratitude is an emotion of connectedness, which reminds us we are part of a larger universe with all living things. The holidays are a great time to express your gratitude to friends and family by writing cards and exchanging thoughtful, personal gifts"

"Freshman Building:  Show your support for children’s rights around the world by signing the petition tomorrow morning before school at the UNICEF table in the rotunda.

 

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November 16, 2018

 

UNICEF will be holding a meeting today after school in room C204. Join us to learn more about how you can make a positive difference in the lives of others!

 Seniors on Tuesday November 27th Root Studios will be here in the cafeteria during lunch hours to take photos this is your last chance to have your Senior Yearbook picture taken.  

Freshman Guidance Essentials continues today for students who have Mrs. Chrencik as a counselor.  Report to the Forum Room, H128, at the beginning of your lunch period.  Attendance is taken, so bring your ID.  

 Are you ready to hoop it up this Winter? Intramural Basketball registration is now open!  Head to the Neuqua Valley Intramural website to get your teams signed up.  Contact Mr. Fitzgerald or Mr. Bathan if you have any questions.

"Don’t forget…

“If you want to turn your life around, try thankfulness. It will change your life mightily.” -Gerald Good"

                       


November 15, 2018

 

UNICEF will be holding a meeting this Friday after school in room C204. Join us to learn more about how you can make a positive difference in the lives of others!

 Seniors on Tuesday November 27th Root Studios will be here in the cafeteria during lunch hours to take photos this is your last chance to have your Senior Yearbook picture taken.  

Attention all Juniors:  Guidance Essentials is today for students last names Pe-Z and for any student who has NOT attended this week.  Go to the large forum room at the beginning of your lunch period.  Attendance is mandatory.

Are you ready to hoop it up this Winter? Intramural Basketball registration is now open!  Head to the Neuqua Valley Intramural website to get your teams signed up.  Contact Mr. Fitzgerald or Mr. Bathan if you have any questions.

The Girls In STEM club invites all girls to room A115 today  at 2:45. We will learn about opportunities in mechanical engineering, experiment with some really cool machines and eat awesome snacks! See Mr. Tegtmeyer with question.

Do you consider your life a circle because it’s pointless? Then come down to Philosophy Club on Thursday, November 15 in room B207, where we will discuss nihilism and existentialism right after school!

"Think about this…

“Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.” –Henri Frederic Amiel"

BFC ONLY:  Freshman Guidance Essentials continues today for students who have Mrs. Kurth as a counselor.  Report to the Forum Room, H128, at the beginning of your lunch period.  Attendance is taken, so bring your ID.  If you missed yesterday, please go today.


November 14, 2018

 

UNICEF will be holding a meeting this Friday after school in room C204. Join us to learn more about how you can make a positive difference in the lives of others!

 Juniors-- Guidance Essentials are today for students last names Hi-Pa.  Go to the large forum room at the beginning of your lunch period.  Remember attendance is required.

Lifeguard Certified?  See Mr. Allen in the senior class house if interested in making money this winter or spring!  

Are you ready to hoop it up this Winter? Intramural Basketball registration is now open!  Head to the Neuqua Valley Intramural website to get your teams signed up.  Contact Mr. Fitzgerald or Mr. Bathan if you have any questions.

The Girls In STEM club invites all girls to room A115 Thursday at 2:45. We will learn about opportunities in mechanical engineering, experiment with some really cool machines and eat awesome snacks! See Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions.

"Think about this…

“Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.” –Melody Beattie"

AT BFC ONLY:  Freshmen Guidance Essentials is this week.  Today, any students who have Mr. Ruffolo as a counselor must report to the Forum Room, H128, at the beginning of your lunch period.  Bring your ID, because attendance will be taken.  Mrs. Kurth's students will attend tomorrow, and Mrs. Chrencik's students on Friday.  


November 13, 2018

 "WINTER IS COMING! Want to join Ski Club? Attend one of the two  MANDATORY informational meetings on either Tue. 11/13 @ 6:40 a.m. in the BFC Forum Room, OR Wed. 11/14 @ 6:40 a.m. in the main campus Lrg. Forum Rm. You will receive ski club information & permission slips.

Beginners are welcome! Let it Snow!"

 
RING IN THE NEW YEAR BOOSTER RAFFLE - $10 per ticket - All CASH Raffle where there is a winner of CASH every day during the month of December! You could win $25 Monday-Friday, $50 on weekends or $500 on December 31st! Follow Neuqua Athletic Boosters on Facebook and Twitter to see who the winners are each day. Purchase tickets at Wildcat Wear on Fridays during lunch. You can also volunteer to sell tickets as well! Sell 10 tickets and get entered into an Early Bird Sellers Raffle! For more info visit Wildcat Wear or contact a Booster volunteer.

There will be Track and Field open gyms starting on Wednesday. The program will take place on Wednesday mornings at 5:30 am in the Main Building's Auxiliary Gym and will focus on the field events. See Mr. Kennedy with questions.  

BSA will be held today  at 2:45 in C200. Make sure to bring a friend! See you there! 

Last day to turn in applications for PTSA Reflections is today.  Applications can be found on the NVHS PTSA website.

Juniors-- Guidance Essentials is today for students last names A-He.  Go to the large forum room at the beginning of your lunch period.  Remember attendance is mandatory.

UNICEF will be holding a meeting this Friday after school in room C204. Join us to learn more about how you can make a positive difference in the lives of others!

Coding Club meets today after school at 2:30 in D208. A rep from the new Naperville business, Code Ninjas, will be present to discuss job and coding opportunities for high school students. Join us and bring a friend! More info can be found at neuquacodes.weebly.com

Lifeguard Certified?  See Mr. Allen in the senior class house if interested in making money this winter or spring!  

Our next GSA meeting will be today at 2:45 in room B125.  See you there!  Questions?  See Ms. Jakubas or Dr. Hobbs

"Think about this…

“The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness.” —Dalai Lama"

BFC

 Guidance Essentials begins this week during all lunch periods.  Attendance is required, so please plan ahead.  Students Pe-Z are Wednesday, He-Pa on Thursday, and A-Ha on Friday.  If you cannot attend your assigned day, plan to attend on another day.  See your counselor with questions.

"BFC

Attention freshmen who are not doing a winter sport: Wrestling is a great way to compete in the winter and stay in great shape. It is not too late to join. Come up to the wrestling room at main after school, or contact Coach Mucha with questions. "

 


November 12, 2018

 

Auditions for this year's Multicultural Show will take place today and tomorrow in B133 at the main campus.  Visit nvhstheatre.org for more information or contact Mrs. Van Milligen.

There will be a Speed and Conditioning program that starts today. The program will focus on speed and strength development and will meet on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:45 outside of the locker rooms. This program is free and is open to all students. See Mr. Kennedy with questions.

"WINTER IS COMING! Want to join Ski Club? Attend one of the two  MANDATORY informational meetings on either Tue. 11/13 @ 6:40 a.m. in the BFC Forum Room, OR Wed. 11/14 @ 6:40 a.m. in the main campus Lrg. Forum Rm. You will receive ski club information & permission slips.

Beginners are welcome! Let it Snow!"

 
RING IN THE NEW YEAR BOOSTER RAFFLE - $10 per ticket - All CASH Raffle where there is a winner of CASH every day during the month of December! You could win $25 Monday-Friday, $50 on weekends or $500 on December 31st! Follow Neuqua Athletic Boosters on Facebook and Twitter to see who the winners are each day. Purchase tickets at Wildcat Wear on Fridays during lunch. You can also volunteer to sell tickets as well! Sell 10 tickets and get entered into an Early Bird Sellers Raffle! For more info visit Wildcat Wear or contact a Booster volunteer.

There will be Track and Field open gyms starting on Wednesday. The program will take place on Wednesday mornings at 5:30 am in the Main Building's Auxiliary Gym and will focus on the field events. See Mr. Kennedy with questions.  

Best Buddies is having our November meeting today!  Join us in the main building cafeteria from 2:30-3:30 for food and friendship.  

Our next GSA meeting will be Tuesday, November 13th at 2:45 in room B125.  See you there!  Questions?  See Ms. Jakubas or Dr. Hobbs

Lifeguard Certified?  See Mr. Allen in the senior class house if interested in making money this winter or spring!  

Juniors:  Guidance Essentials is this week starting tomorrow!  Be sure to go to the large forum room at the beginning of your lunch period.

BSA will be held on Tuesday, November 13th at 2:45 in C200. Make sure to bring a friend! See you there!

Coding Club meets Tuesday 11/13 after school at 2:30 in D208. A rep from the new Naperville business, Code Ninjas, will be present to discuss job and coding opportunities for high school students. Join us and bring a friend! More info can be found at neuquacodes.weebly.com

"Did you know…

In the hustle of to-do lists and work deadlines, sometimes it’s easy to block out the details of the day, forgetting that each and every day holds precious gifts. From the air we breathe to the friendships we hold close, there is always something to be thankful for."

The last day to turn in applications for PTSA Reflections is Tuesday, November 13th.  Applications can be found on the NVHS PTSA website.

"BFC

Attention freshmen who are not doing a winter sport: Wrestling is a great way to compete in the winter and stay in great shape. It is not too late to join. Come up to the wrestling room at main after school, or contact Coach Mucha with questions. "


November 9, 2018

 

Auditions for this year's Multicultural Show will take place on November 12th or 13th in B133 at the main campus.  Visit nvhstheatre.org for more information or contact Mrs. Van Milligen.

There will be a Speed and Conditioning program that starts on Monday. The program will focus on speed and strength development and will meet on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:45 outside of the locker rooms. This program is free and is open to all students. See Mr. Kennedy with questions.

"It's here! The Fall Showcase production of The Matchmaker runs Friday, and Saturday @ 7pm in the auditorium. Tickets are on sale today in both buildings, at the door, or at nvhstheatre.com"

RING IN THE NEW YEAR BOOSTER RAFFLE - $10 per ticket - All CASH Raffle where there is a winner of CASH every day during the month of December! You could win $25 Monday-Friday, $50 on weekends or $500 on December 31st! Follow Neuqua Athletic Boosters on Facebook and Twitter to see who the winners are each day. Purchase tickets at Wildcat Wear on Fridays during lunch. You can also volunteer to sell tickets as well! Sell 10 tickets and get entered into an Early Bird Sellers Raffle! For more info visit Wildcat Wear or contact a Booster volunteer.

There will be Track and Field open gyms starting on Wednesday. The program will take place on Wednesday mornings at 5:30 am in the Main Building's Auxiliary Gym and will focus on the field events. See Mr. Kennedy with questions.  

Best Buddies is having our November meeting this Monday, November 12!  Join us in the main building cafeteria from 2:30-3:30 for food and friendship.  

“Bonjour tout le monde, and Happy National French Week! Here’s today’s French fun fact! Did you know that the term haute couture is associated with French fashion and loosely means fancier garments that are handmade or made to order? Now you do.”

Lifeguard Certified?  See Mr. Allen in the senior class house if interested in making money this winter or spring!  

Drama club is  meeting today  after school in B102.

"Don’t forget…

“Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.” —Oprah Winfrey"

                       

 


November 8,  2018

Seniors - Today is the last  day to order your caps and gowns for graduation during all lunch periods in the commons.  Be sure to head to the commons during your option period today.

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to play Frisbee Golf  today  after school. We will be meeting in the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:00 pm. This is open to ANY student looking to get outside and have a great time and enjoy the beautiful fall colors!  If you have any questions, please email Mr. Mertz

“Bonjour and Happy National French week! Want to test your French knowledge? Come take a quiz at the French table during your lunch period and get candy. Also, did you know the French believe that flowers should only be given in even numbers?”

Auditions for this year's Multicultural Show will take place on November 12th or 13th in B133 at the main campus.  Visit nvhstheatre.org for more information or contact Mrs. Van Milligen.

Special Spaces is a non-profit organization that creates dream bedrooms for children with life-threatening illnesses. We will meet this Friday, November 9th at 6:45 am in Room D137. Please contact Ms. Gerald or Steven Matusik with any questions. Bring your Chromebook, and help us change children's lives one bedroom at a time!

Guten Morgen!  German Club will meet on Thursday November 7th from 2:40 to 4:30 in A124 at the Main Building.  We will be baking delicious German Apple Cake.  Come join us!

There will be a Speed and Conditioning program that starts on Monday. The program will focus on speed and strength development and will meet on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:45 outside of the locker rooms. This program is free and is open to all students. See Mr. Kennedy with questions.

"It's here! The Fall Showcase production of The Matchmaker runs this Thursday,

Friday, and Saturday @ 7pm in the auditorium. Tickets are on sale Thursday & Friday in both buildings, at the door, or at nvhstheatre.com"

RING IN THE NEW YEAR BOOSTER RAFFLE - $10 per ticket - All CASH Raffle where there is a winner of CASH every day during the month of December! You could win $25 Monday-Friday, $50 on weekends or $500 on December 31st! Follow Neuqua Athletic Boosters on Facebook and Twitter to see who the winners are each day. Purchase tickets at Wildcat Wear on Fridays during lunch. You can also volunteer to sell tickets as well! Sell 10 tickets and get entered into an Early Bird Sellers Raffle! For more info visit Wildcat Wear or contact a Booster volunteer.

Special Spaces is a non-profit organization that creates dream bedrooms for children with life-threatening illnesses. We will meet this Friday, November 9th at 6:45 am in Room D137. Please contact Ms. Gerald or Steven Matusik with any questions. Bring your Chromebook, and help us change children's lives one bedroom at a time!

“Bonjour tout le monde, and Happy National French Week! Here’s today’s French fun fact! Did you know that the term "haute couture" is associated with French fashion and loosely means fancier garments that are handmade or made to order? Now you do.”

There will be Track and Field open gyms starting on Wednesday. The program will take place on Wednesday mornings at 5:30 am in the Main Building's Auxiliary Gym and will focus on the field events. See Mr. Kennedy with questions.

Best Buddies is having our November meeting this Monday, November 12! Join us in the main building cafeteria from 2:30-3:30 for food and friendship.  

There is NO ASL Club meeting today. Our next meeting will be on November 29th. Site to be announced closer to the date. Thanks,

Eat Pizza! Save the Environment! Anytime on November 8, MOD Pizza on 59 is giving the Environmental Club a portion of proceeds when you mention NVECO when purchasing.

Think about this…

“Some people grumble that roses have thorns; I am grateful that thorns have roses.” —Alphonse Karr


November 7, 2018

Seniors - Today is the day to order your caps and gowns for graduation during all lunch periods in the commons.  Be sure to head to the commons during your option period today.

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to play Frisbee Golf on Thursday, November 8th after school. We will be meeting in the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:00 pm. This is open to ANY student looking to get outside and have a great time and enjoy the beautiful fall colors!  If you have any questions, please email Mr. Mertz

“Bonjour and Happy National French week! Want to test your French knowledge? Come take a quiz at the French table during your lunch period and get candy. Also, did you know the French believe that flowers should only be given in even numbers?”

Auditions for this year's Multicultural Show will take place on November 12th or 13th in B133 at the main campus.  Visit nvhstheatre.org for more information or contact Mrs. Van Milligen.

Special Spaces is a non-profit organization that creates dream bedrooms for children with life-threatening illnesses. We will meet this Friday, November 9th at 6:45 am in Room D137. Please contact Ms. Gerald or Steven Matusik with any questions. Bring your Chromebook, and help us change children's lives one bedroom at a time!

Guten Morgen!  German Club will meet on Thursday November 7th from 2:40 to 4:30 in A124 at the Main Building.  We will be baking delicious German Apple Cake.  Come join us!

There will be a Speed and Conditioning program that starts on Monday. The program will focus on speed and strength development and will meet on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:45 outside of the locker rooms. This program is free and is open to all students. See Mr. Kennedy with questions.

"It's here! The Fall Showcase production of The Matchmaker runs this Thursday,

Friday, and Saturday @ 7pm in the auditorium. Tickets are on sale Thursday & Friday in both buildings, at the door, or at nvhstheatre.com"

RING IN THE NEW YEAR BOOSTER RAFFLE - $10 per ticket - All CASH Raffle where there is a winner of CASH every day during the month of December! You could win $25 Monday-Friday, $50 on weekends or $500 on December 31st! Follow Neuqua Athletic Boosters on Facebook and Twitter to see who the winners are each day. Purchase tickets at Wildcat Wear on Fridays during lunch. You can also volunteer to sell tickets as well! Sell 10 tickets and get entered into an Early Bird Sellers Raffle! For more info visit Wildcat Wear or contact a Booster volunteer.

"Think about this…

“None is more impoverished than the one who has no gratitude. Gratitude is a currency that we can mint for ourselves, and spend without fear of bankruptcy.” —Fred De Witt Van Amburgh"


November 2, 2018

 

 

 

 

There will be an informational meeting for student-athletes interested in trying out for baseball in the spring on Friday, November 2nd, at 3pm in the Large Forum Room - C202. This will be the only meeting before actual tryouts, so please plan on attending.

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to play Frisbee Golf on Thursday, November 8th after school. We will be meeting in the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:00 pm. This is open to ANY student looking to get outside and have a great time and enjoy the beautiful fall colors!  If you have any questions, please email Mr. Mertz

"Don’t forget…

“Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously.” –Ralph Waldo Emerson"


November 1, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

The Girls In STEM club invites all girls to room A115 today after school. We will have some eerie fun with a chemistry theme, eat pizza and you can win a prize for the best costume - but you can’t win if you’re not there! See Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions.

 

Seniors - Guidance Essentials is meeting today during Lunch. Topic: Graduation, scholarships & financial Aid. This is a must attend in order to receive your cap and gown info! This is the last day, if you have not yet attended, please plan to attend today. Be there.

 

There will be an informational meeting for student-athletes interested in trying out for baseball in the spring on Friday, November 2nd, at 3pm in the Large Forum Room - C202. This will be the only meeting before actual tryouts, so please plan on attending.

 

Think about this…

“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.” —William Arthur Ward"                         


October 31, 2018

 

 

 

 

There will be a Wrestling Information Meeting on Thursday, November 1st in  C 200 at 6:50 am. No experience is needed to join, wrestling is a non-cut sport. Girls are welcome to join (girls wrestling is an emerging IHSA sport). See Coach Mucha in the Junior House with Questions.  

The Girls In STEM club invites all girls to room A115 Thursday after school. We will have some eerie fun with a chemistry theme, eat pizza and you can win a prize for the best costume - but you can’t win if you’re not there! See Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions.

 

BSA will meet today at  2:45 in C200. Special speaker Dr. Ivette Dubiel will be there and we will discuss the movie The Hate U Give. Be there and bring a friend!

 

There will be an informational meeting for student-athletes interested in trying out for baseball in the spring on Friday, November 2nd, at 3pm in the Large Forum Room - C202. This will be the only meeting before actual tryouts, so please plan on attending.

Seniors - Guidance Essentials is meeting this week during Lunch Tues-Thursday. Topic: Graduation, scholarships & financial Aid. This is a must attend in order to receive your cap and gown info! Be there.

"Think about this…

“Gratitude is the healthiest of all human emotions. The more you express gratitude for what you have, the more likely you will have even more to express gratitude for.” —Zig Ziglar"


October 30, 2018

 

 

Coding Club meets today after school at 2:30 in D208. A representative from Code Ninjas will be speaking about their new business in Naperville and we will be learning some cool coding tricks while enjoying treats! Coding Club is open to all skill levels - join us and bring a friend!

 

There will be a Wrestling Information Meeting on Thursday, November 1st in  C 200 at 6:50 am. No experience is needed to join, wrestling is a non-cut sport. Girls are welcome to join (girls wrestling is an emerging IHSA sport). See Coach Mucha in the Junior House with Questions.  

Attention all You Matter members! We will be taking part in our first school project by decorating the glass case after school, Today October 30th. Plan to be there until approximately 3:45pm. We’ll be meeting in the small forum room C200. See you there!

The Girls In STEM club invites all girls to room A115 Thursday after school. We will have some eerie fun with a chemistry theme, eat pizza and you can win a prize for the best costume - but you can’t win if you’re not there! See Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions.

 

BSA will meet today at  2:45 in C200. Special speaker Dr. Ivette Dubiel will be there and we will discuss the movie The Hate U Give. Be there and bring a friend!

Eat great food and save the environment! Eat at the Chipotle on 95th today from 4:30-8:30 and mention the Environmental Club-- a portion of the proceeds will help us help the environment.

There will be an informational meeting for student-athletes interested in trying out for baseball in the spring on Friday, November 2nd, at 3pm in the Large Forum Room - C202. This will be the only meeting before actual tryouts, so please plan on attending.

Seniors - Guidance Essentials is meeting this week during Lunch Tues-Thursday. Topic: Graduation, scholarships & financial Aid. This is a must attend in order to receive your cap and gown info! Be there.

Check your student email this afternoon! If you received a Halloween candy-gram, you will have an email this afternoon telling you to pick up your candy-gram tomorrow morning. Candy-grams should be picked up in front of your class house before school tomorrow, October 31st. Happy Halloween!

Did you know…

Gratitude can lead to feelings of love, appreciation, generosity, and compassion, which further open our hearts and help rewire our brains. Regular practice of gratitude can change the way our brain neurons fire into more positive automatic patterns. Let's be grateful!


October 29, 2018

 

 

Coding Club meets Tuesday October 30 after school at 2:30 in D208. A representative from Code Ninjas will be speaking about their new business in Naperville and we will be learning some cool coding tricks while enjoying treats! Coding Club is open to all skill levels - join us and bring a friend!

 

There will be a Wrestling Information Meeting on Thursday, November 1st in  C 200 at 6:50 am. No experience is needed to join, wrestling is a non-cut sport. Girls are welcome to join (girls wrestling is an emerging IHSA sport). See Coach Mucha in the Junior House with Questions.  

 ¡Feliz día de los muertos! Spanish club will be meeting today at the BFC in room H129 after school  to decorate Sugar Skull cookies. See your Spanish teacher for more information. Bring a friend!

Attention all You Matter members! We will be taking part in our first school project by decorating the glass case after school, Tomorrow October 30th. Plan to be there until approximately 3:45pm. We’ll be meeting in the small forum room C200. See you there!

BSA will meet Tuesday  2:45 in C200. Special speaker Dr. Ivette Dubiel will be there and we will discuss the movie The Hate U Give. Be there and bring a friend!

Eat great food and save the environment! Eat at the Chipotle on 95th this Tuesday from 4:30-8:30 and mention the Environmental Club-- a portion of the proceeds will help us help the environment.

 

October 26, 2018

 

 

Coding Club meets Tuesday October 30 after school at 2:30 in D208. A representative from Code Ninjas will be speaking about their new business in Naperville and we will be learning some cool coding tricks while enjoying treats! Coding Club is open to all skill levels - join us and bring a friend!

 

 Want to help your community but don't know how? Interact's annual Blanket Making event is the 1st Saturday in November.  Student Council is partnering with us to make fleece tie blankets for kids in need on 11/3, 9a-noon. Text @NVint to 81010 to get Reminders, or check out the website at NVHSinteract.org. It is never too late to join our club.

 There will be a Wrestling Information Meeting on Thursday, November 1st in  C 200 at 6:50 am. No experience is needed to join, wrestling is a non-cut sport. Girls are welcome to join (girls wrestling is an emerging IHSA sport). See Coach Mucha in the Junior House with Questions.  

 ¡Feliz día de los muertos! Spanish club will be meeting  Monday  at the BFC in room H129 to decorate Sugar Skull cookies. See your Spanish teacher for more information. Bring a friend!

Want to witch your friends a fang-tastic Halloween? Buy a candy gram for $1 each. Student Council will be selling at the rotunda every morning this week and on Monday next week!

BSA will meet Tuesday  2:45 in C200. Special speaker Dr. Ivette Dubiel will be there and we will discuss the movie The Hate U Give. Be there and bring a friend!

Eat great food and save the environment! Eat at the Chipotle on 95th this Tuesday from 4:30-8:30 and mention the Environmental Club-- a portion of the proceeds will help us help the environment.

Attention all You Matter members! We will be taking part in our first school project by decorating the glass case after school on Tuesday October 30th. Plan to be there until approximately 3:45pm. We’ll be meeting in the small forum room C200. See you there!

"""Peace cannot exist without justice, justice cannot exist without fairness, fairness cannot exist without development, development cannot exist without

democracy, democracy cannot exist without respect for the identity and worth of cultures and peoples.""

"

 

 

 


October 25, 2018

 

 

Tomorrow is "Team Up Against Drugs" day - Wear blue and gold for the last day of Star Raiders Red Ribbon Week 

 

Coding Club meets Tuesday October 30 after school at 2:30 in D208. A representative from Code Ninjas will be speaking about their new business in Naperville and we will be learning some cool coding tricks while enjoying treats! Coding Club is open to all skill levels - join us and bring a friend!

 

There will be a Girls Basketball meeting for all athletes  interested in trying out for girls basketball today at the main campus in room C202  at 2:45-3:30.

American Sign Language club will be meeting at Portillo's on Route 59 and Jefferson Ave. today  at 3:00. Come, and meet students from the other schools.

Eat great food and save the environment! Eat at the Chipotle on 95th this Tuesday from 4:30-8:30 and mention the Environmental Club-- a portion of the proceeds will help us help the Saturday in November.  Student Council is partnering with us to make fleece tie blankets for kids in need on 11/3, 9a-noon. Text @NVint to 81010 to get Reminders, or check out the website at NVHSinteract.org. It is never too late to join our club.

 ¡Feliz día de los muertos! Spanish club will be meeting  Monday  at the BFC in room H129 to decorate Sugar Skull cookies. See your Spanish teacher for more information. Bring a friend!

BSA will meet Tuesday  2:45 in C200. Special speaker Dr. Ivette Dubiel will be there and we will discuss the movie The Hate U Give. Be there and bring a friend!

There will be a Wrestling Information Meeting on Thursday, November 1st in  C 200 at 6:50 am. No experience is needed to join, wrestling is a non-cut sport. Girls are welcome to join (girls wrestling is an emerging IHSA sport). See Coach Mucha in the Junior House with Questions.  

Want to witch your friends a fang-tastic Halloween? Buy a candy gram for $1 each. Student Council will be selling at the rotunda every morning this week and on Monday next week! 

 

 Want to help your community but don't know how? Interact's annual Blanket Making event is the 1st

 

 

Cultural differences should not separate us from each other, but rather cultural diversity brings a collective strength that can benefit all humanity.

 

"BFC ONLY:

Attention wrestlers or anyone interested in wrestling, we will have our information meeting on Friday, October 26th at 7:00 AM in the forum room here at BFC. Wrestling is scientifically proven to be the best workout in the history of the universe. No experience is needed, bring a friend. "


October 24, 2018

 

 

Tomorrow is Red Ribbon Week's "Put a Lid on Drugs day" .  Buy a sticker in the cafe today for $1 - then tomorrow you can wear a stickered hat to school to honor someone affected by drugs or alcohol

 

 Only a few days left to sign up for intramural volleyball.  There are only a few spots left.  Go to NVHSintramurals.com to sign up.  

 

There will be a Girls Basketball meeting for all athlete's interested in trying out for girls basketball on Thursday, October 25th at the main campus room C202 - 2:45-3:30.

Want to witch your friends a fang-tastic Halloween? Buy a candy gram for $1 each. Student Council will be selling at the rotunda every morning this week and on Monday next week! 

 

 Want to help your community but don't know how? Interact's annual Blanket Making event is the 1st Saturday in November.  Student Council is partnering with us to make fleece tie blankets for kids in need on 11/3, 9a-noon. Text @NVint to 81010 to get Reminders, or check out the website at NVHSinteract.org. It is never too late to join our club.

 The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to mountain bike today  at 3:15 and biking until 4:15.  This event is open to ALL Neuqua students.  We will be meeting at the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:15. All students MUST provide their own bike and helmet.  See Mr. Mertz with questions.

BSA will meet Tuesday @ 2:45 in C200. Special speaker Dr. Ivette Dubiel will be there and we will discuss the movie The Hate U Give. Be there and bring a friend!

 "“Understanding languages and other cultures builds bridges. It is the fastest way to bring the world closer together and to Truth. Through understanding, people will be able to see their similarities before differences.”

 

"BFC ONLY:

Attention wrestlers or anyone interested in wrestling, we will have our information meeting on Friday, October 26th at 7:00 AM in the forum room here at BFC. Wrestling is scientifically proven to be the best workout in the history of the universe. No experience is needed, bring a friend. "


October 23, 2018

 

 Sign your name on a paw print in the cafeteria today to show your support for a drug free/alcohol free/good choice lifestyle in support of Star Raiders Red Ribbon Week.   Wear your favorite super hero apparel for Star Raiders Super Hero Day tomorrow.  

 My Book Wish is a not for profit organization that is holding a book drive from October 22 to October 31 Please donate any new or lightly used books for any age group from picture books to young adult novels to the LMC or rotunda  and they will be donated to schools in underprivileged

 neighborhoods across Chicago and the Chicagoland Area

 

Only a few days left to sign up for intramural volleyball.  There are only a few spots left.  Go to NVHSintramurals.com to sign up.  

 

There will be a Girls Basketball meeting for all athlete's interested in trying out for girls basketball on Thursday, October 25th at the main campus room C202 - 2:45-3:30.

 

The GSA will meet from 2:45-3:30 today in room B125.  See Ms. Jakubas or Dr. Hobbs with any questions.  See you then!

 

 Want to help your community but don't know how? Interact's annual Blanket Making event is the 1st Saturday in November.  Student Council is partnering with us to make fleece tie blankets for kids in need on 11/3, 9a-noon. Text @NVint to 81010 to get Reminders, or check out the website at NVHSinteract.org. It is never too late to join our club.

WHAT? Lit mag--2 weeks in a row? We want to invite you to our spooky Halloween celebration! We are going to share writing prompts, lit mags, and tasty treats.  ALL are welcome. And freshmen, we will have special giveaways for you--SO COME JOIN US!

 You matter. About 1 in 5 adults in the US currently live with a mental illness, and mental health is an ever growing issue in our community. But you can do something by joining You Matter, a club aiming to break down the stigma surrounding mental illness. Our first meeting is today at 2:35 in the LMC. #RallytheValley

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to mountain bike this Wednesday, October 24th at 3:15 and biking until 4:15.  This event is open to ALL Neuqua students.  We will be meeting at the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:15. All students MUST provide their own bike and helmet.  See Mr. Mertz with questions.

BSA will meet Tuesday @ 2:45 in C200. Special speaker Dr. Ivette Dubiel will be there and we will discuss the movie The Hate U Give. Be there and bring a friend!

"“Diversity requires commitment. Achieving the superior performance diversity can produce needs further action - most notably, a commitment to develop a culture of inclusion. People do not just need to be different, they need to be fully involved and feel their voices are heard.”

"BFC ONLY:

Attention wrestlers or anyone interested in wrestling, we will have our information meeting on Friday, October 26th at 7:00 AM in the forum room here at BFC. Wrestling is scientifically proven to be the best workout in the history of the universe. No experience is needed, bring a friend. "

 


October 22, 2018

 

 

Stomp Out Drugs!  Wear your boots tomorrow for Star Raiders Red Ribbon Week - Stop by the cafe tomorrow during your option to write your name on a paw print to show your support  for a drug free/alcohol free/good choices lifestyle.

 My Book Wish is a not for profit organization that is holding a book drive from October 22 to October 31 Please donate any new or lightly used books for any age group from picture books to young adult novels to the LMC or rotunda  and they will be donated to schools in underprivileged

 neighborhoods across Chicago and the Chicagoland Area

The Urban Arts Club will have their first meeting of the year after school today from 2:45 to 3:45 in the commons at Main. Anyone interested is welcome to attend

 

There will be a Girls Basketball meeting for all athlete's interested in trying out for girls basketball on Thursday, October 25th at the main campus room C202 - 2:45-3:30.

 

The GSA will meet from 2:45-3:30 on Tuesday, October 23rd in room B125.  See Ms. Jakubas or Dr. Hobbs with any questions.  See you then!

 

Our Lacrosse program will be having open gym dates every Tuesday evening starting next week from 5:30-7:30pm at the Birkett Freshman Center main gym.  If you have any questions, please contact our Head Girls Lacrosse coach John Scanlon.

WHAT? Lit mag--2 weeks in a row? We want to invite you to our spooky Halloween celebration! We are going to share writing prompts, lit mags, and tasty treats.  ALL are welcome. And freshmen, we will have special giveaways for you--SO COME JOIN US!

Art club will meet today in room A109 after school.  See you then!

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to mountain bike this Wednesday, October 24th at 3:15 and biking until 4:15.  This event is open to ALL Neuqua students.  We will be meeting at the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:15. All students MUST provide their own bike and helmet.  See Mr. Mertz with questions.

BSA will meet Tuesday @ 2:45 in C200. Special speaker Dr. Ivette Dubiel will be there and we will discuss the movie The Hate U Give. Be there and bring a friend!

You matter. About 1 in 5 adults in the US currently live with a mental illness, and mental health is an ever growing issue in our community. But you can do something by joining You Matter, a club aiming to break down the stigma surrounding mental illness. Our first meeting is tomorrow, October 23rd at 2:35 in the LMC. #RallytheValley

Culture is the shared traditions, values, beliefs, expectations for behavior, ideas, attitudes, and norms that is learned and shared from one generation to another. Culture is a part of who we are as individuals, families, and larger groups.


October 19, 2018

 

 

Wear red on Monday, October 22, to show support for Star Raiders Red Ribbon Week.  Star Raiders promotes a drug free/alcohol free/good choices lifestyle.

UNICEF will be holding a meeting today after school in room C204. Join us to learn more about how you can make a positive difference in the lives of others!

 

It is not too late to make your comedy debut! Audition or Interview TODAY for Trail to Oregon. See nvhstheatre.com or email Miss Morgan for more information. 

My Book Wish is a not for profit organization that is holding a book drive from October 22 to October 31 Please donate any new or lightly used books for any age group from picture books to young adult novels to the LMC or rotunda  and they will be donated to schools in underprivileged

 neighborhoods across Chicago and the Chicagoland Area

The DuPage County Afro-Academic Cultural Technological Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO) has their orientation and registration this Saturday, October 20th at 12:30 at the College of DuPage's  Health and Science Building.

You matter. About 1 in 5 adults in the US currently live with a mental illness, and mental health is an ever growing issue in our community. But you can do something by joining You Matter, a club aiming to break down the stigma surrounding mental illness. Our first meeting is Tuesday, October 23rd at 2:35 in the LMC. #RallytheValley

Interested in learning about the Army? A rep from the Army will be in the College and Career Center Monday, October 22nd during 4th period. Learn about ROTC scholarships, educational/career options in the Army. A pass to the event can be found on nvhsguidance.com, and is required for students who do not have 4th period lunch.

Our Lacrosse program will be having open gym dates every Tuesday evening starting next week from 5:30-7:30pm at the Birkett Freshman Center main gym.  If you have any questions, please contact our Head Girls Lacrosse coach John Scanlon.

WHAT? Lit mag--2 weeks in a row? We want to invite you to our spooky Halloween celebration! We are going to share writing prompts, lit mags, and tasty treats.  ALL are welcome. And freshmen, we will have special giveaways for you--SO COME JOIN US!

Art club will meet on Monday October 22nd in room A109 after school.  See you then!

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to mountain bike this Wednesday, October 24th at 3:15 and biking until 4:15.  This event is open to ALL Neuqua students.  We will be meeting at the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:15. All students MUST provide their own bike and helmet.  See Mr. Mertz with questions.

If the idea of loving those whom you have been taught to recognize as your enemies is too overwhelming, consider more deeply the observation that we are all much more alike than we are unalike.

October 18, 2018

 

The Environmental Club encourages you to reduce the amount of single-use plastics used on a daily basis-- bring your own water bottle, say no to plastic straws, use metal utensils, and come to our meeting today  from 2:30-3:30 in C204. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Stepping is a form of dance in which the entire body is used as an instrument to produce complex rhythms and sounds. If interested in learning more, Steppers club will have its first meeting today  in room B209 from 2:45pm-3:45pm. All are welcome to attend,

Interested in being behind the scenes of the fall play?  Join costuming crew!  Meet Ms. Sparkman by the black box after school today if you are interested.

Guten Morgen!  German Club will meet today from 2:40 to 4:15 in A124 at the main building.  We will be baking pretzels!  Come join us!

Hola! Spanish Club will be meeting today at 2:40 in room D119 at main to decorate the window display for Día de los Muertos. All levels and newcomers welcome!

UNICEF will be holding a meeting tomorrow after school in room C204. Join us to learn more about how you can make a positive difference in the lives of others!

The Girls In STEM club invites all girls to room A115 today at 2:45. Learn about careers in the physical sciences, build and test a roller coaster & compete for the best design. Also eat some of Mr. T’s famous snacks. See Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions.

It is not too late to make your comedy debut! Audition or Interview TODAY for Trail to Oregon. See nvhstheatre.com or email Miss Morgan for more information. 

My Book Wish is a not for profit organization that is holding a book drive from October 22 to October 31 Please donate any new or lightly used books for any age group from picture books to young adult novels to the LMC or rotunda  and they will be donated to schools in underprivileged

 neighborhoods across Chicago and the Chicagoland Area

The DuPage County Afro-Academic Cultural Technological Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO) has their orientation and registration this Saturday, October 20th at 12:30 at the College of DuPage's  Health and Science Building.

Calling all volleyball players!  Intramural co-ed volleyball registration is now open.  Get your team together and sign up.  This is one of the most popular intramural of the year.  Space is limited to the first 18 teams.  Go to NVHSintramurals.com to sign your team up.  Contact Mr.Bathan if you have any questions.

You matter. About 1 in 5 adults in the US currently live with a mental illness, and mental health is an ever growing issue in our community. But you can do something by joining You Matter, a club aiming to break down the stigma surrounding mental illness. Our first meeting is Tuesday, October 23rd at 2:35 in the LMC. #RallytheValley

Interested in learning about the Army? A rep from the Army will be in the College and Career Center Monday, October 22nd during 4th period. Learn about ROTC scholarships, educational/career options in the Army. A pass to the event can be found on nvhsguidance.com, and is required for students who do not have 4th period lunch.

Our Lacrosse program will be having open gym dates every Tuesday evening starting next week from 5:30-7:30pm at the Birkett Freshman Center main gym.  If you have any questions, please contact our Head Girls Lacrosse coach John Scanlon.

WHAT? Lit mag--2 weeks in a row? We want to invite you to our spooky Halloween celebration! We are going to share writing prompts, lit mags, and tasty treats.  ALL are welcome. And freshmen, we will have special giveaways for you--SO COME JOIN US!

Art club will meet on Monday October 22nd in room A109 after school.  See you then!

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to mountain bike this Wednesday, October 24th at 3:15 and biking until 4:15.  This event is open to ALL Neuqua students.  We will be meeting at the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:15. All students MUST provide their own bike and helmet.  See Mr. Mertz with questions.

the Urban Arts Club will have their first meeting of the year Monday October 22nd after school from 2:45-3:45 in the commons at Main. Anyone interested is welcome to attend

 If the idea of loving those whom you have been taught to recognize as your enemies is too overwhelming, consider more deeply the observation that we are all much more alike than we are unalike.

The GSA will meet from 2:45-3:30 on Tuesday, October 23rd in room B125.  See Ms. Jakubas or Dr. Hobbs with any questions.  See you then!

 

 

October 18, 2018

 

The Environmental Club encourages you to reduce the amount of single-use plastics used on a daily basis-- bring your own water bottle, say no to plastic straws, use metal utensils, and come to our meeting today  from 2:30-3:30 in C204. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Stepping is a form of dance in which the entire body is used as an instrument to produce complex rhythms and sounds. If interested in learning more, Steppers club will have its first meeting today  in room B209 from 2:45pm-3:45pm. All are welcome to attend,

Interested in being behind the scenes of the fall play?  Join costuming crew!  Meet Ms. Sparkman by the black box after school today if you are interested.

Guten Morgen!  German Club will meet today from 2:40 to 4:15 in A124 at the main building.  We will be baking pretzels!  Come join us!

Hola! Spanish Club will be meeting today at 2:40 in room D119 at main to decorate the window display for Día de los Muertos. All levels and newcomers welcome!

UNICEF will be holding a meeting tomorrow after school in room C204. Join us to learn more about how you can make a positive difference in the lives of others!

The Girls In STEM club invites all girls to room A115 today at 2:45. Learn about careers in the physical sciences, build and test a roller coaster & compete for the best design. Also eat some of Mr. T’s famous snacks. See Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions.

It is not too late to make your comedy debut! Audition or Interview TODAY for Trail to Oregon. See nvhstheatre.com or email Miss Morgan for more information. 

My Book Wish is a not for profit organization that is holding a book drive from October 22 to October 31 Please donate any new or lightly used books for any age group from picture books to young adult novels to the LMC or rotunda  and they will be donated to schools in underprivileged

 neighborhoods across Chicago and the Chicagoland Area

The DuPage County Afro-Academic Cultural Technological Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO) has their orientation and registration this Saturday, October 20th at 12:30 at the College of DuPage's  Health and Science Building.

Calling all volleyball players!  Intramural co-ed volleyball registration is now open.  Get your team together and sign up.  This is one of the most popular intramural of the year.  Space is limited to the first 18 teams.  Go to NVHSintramurals.com to sign your team up.  Contact Mr.Bathan if you have any questions.

You matter. About 1 in 5 adults in the US currently live with a mental illness, and mental health is an ever growing issue in our community. But you can do something by joining You Matter, a club aiming to break down the stigma surrounding mental illness. Our first meeting is Tuesday, October 23rd at 2:35 in the LMC. #RallytheValley

Interested in learning about the Army? A rep from the Army will be in the College and Career Center Monday, October 22nd during 4th period. Learn about ROTC scholarships, educational/career options in the Army. A pass to the event can be found on nvhsguidance.com, and is required for students who do not have 4th period lunch.

Our Lacrosse program will be having open gym dates every Tuesday evening starting next week from 5:30-7:30pm at the Birkett Freshman Center main gym.  If you have any questions, please contact our Head Girls Lacrosse coach John Scanlon.

WHAT? Lit mag--2 weeks in a row? We want to invite you to our spooky Halloween celebration! We are going to share writing prompts, lit mags, and tasty treats.  ALL are welcome. And freshmen, we will have special giveaways for you--SO COME JOIN US!

Art club will meet on Monday October 22nd in room A109 after school.  See you then!

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to mountain bike this Wednesday, October 24th at 3:15 and biking until 4:15.  This event is open to ALL Neuqua students.  We will be meeting at the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:15. All students MUST provide their own bike and helmet.  See Mr. Mertz with questions.

No matter how educated, talented, rich or cool you believe you are, how you treat people ultimately tells all. Integrity is everything.

 


October 17, 2018

 

Do little kid jokes make you laugh? Can you impersonate a lobster? Audition or interview to be a part of the Winter Blackbox Production, Trail to Oregon this Wednesday and Thursday. See nvhstheatre.com or email Miss Morgan for more information.  We are specifically seeking comedians, singers, choreographers, actors, and a piano player.

Literary Magazine will meet today from 2:30-3:15, in C204. Whether you want to join the staff, get help with your writing, or just submit for potential publication, join us October 16 after school.  We will have free giveaways for attendees... We just won't tell you what we are giving away until you get there.

Want to help your community? Join Interact! We have several spooky volunteer opportunities, such as Oktoberfest, All Hallow's Eve, and the YMCA Halloween celebration. For more information about these events, come to our Monday morning meetings every other week or check our website at NVHSinteract.org for volunteer information and meeting dates.

The Environmental Club encourages you to reduce the amount of single-use plastics used on a daily basis-- bring your own water bottle, say no to plastic straws, use metal utensils, and come to our next meeting on Thursday, October 18 from 2:30-3:30 in C204. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Stepping is a form of dance in which the entire body is used as an instrument to produce complex rhythms and sounds. If interested in learning more, Steppers club will have its first meeting on Thursday 10/18 in room B209 from 2:45pm-3:45pm. All are welcome to attend,

Interested in being behind the scenes of the fall play?  Join costuming crew!  Meet Ms. Sparkman by the black box after school Thursday, October 18th if you are interested.

Guten Morgen!  German Club will meet this Thursday, October 18th from 2:40 to 4:15 in A124 at the main building.  We will be baking pretzels!  Come join us!

Hola! Spanish Club will be meeting this Thursday at 2:40 in room D119 at main to decorate the window display for Día de los Muertos. All levels and newcomers welcome!

UNICEF will be holding a meeting this Friday after school in room C204. Join us to learn more about how you can make a positive difference in the lives of others!

The Girls In STEM club invites all girls to room A115 Thursday at 2:45. Learn about careers in the physical sciences, build and test a roller coaster & compete for the best design. Also eat some of Mr. T’s famous snacks. See Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions.

It is not too late to make your comedy debut! Audition or Interview TODAY and TOMORROW for Trail to Oregon. See nvhstheatre.com or email Miss Morgan for more information. 

Are you interested in seeing “The Hate U Give?” We are hosting a private screening at AMC Showplace on Wednesday at 3pm? Tickets are available in the LMC for $5. Get yours before they are gone.

The DuPage County Afro-Academic Cultural Technological Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO) has their orientation and registration this Saturday, October 20th at 12:30 at the College of DuPage's  Health and Science Building.

Calling all volleyball players!  Intramural co-ed volleyball registration is now open.  Get your team together and sign up.  This is one of the most popular intramural of the year.  Space is limited to the first 18 teams.  Go to NVHSintramurals.com to sign your team up.  Contact Mr.Bathan if you have any questions.

You matter. About 1 in 5 adults in the US currently live with a mental illness, and mental health is an ever growing issue in our community. But you can do something by joining You Matter, a club aiming to break down the stigma surrounding mental illness. Our first meeting is Tuesday, October 23rd at 2:35 in the LMC. #RallytheValley

Interested in learning about the Army? A rep from the Army will be in the College and Career Center Monday, October 22nd during 4th period. Learn about ROTC scholarships, educational/career options in the Army. A pass to the event can be found on nvhsguidance.com, and is required for students who do not have 4th period lunch.

Our Lacrosse program will be having open gym dates every Tuesday evening starting next week from 5:30-7:30pm at the Birkett Freshman Center main gym.  If you have any questions please contact our Head Girls Lacrosse coach John Scanlon.

"Thank you for donating to the Student Council Winter Accessory Drive!

Our 4th place winner with 46 items is Ms. Roth.

3rd place with 53 items is Ms. LaScola.

2nd place with 54 items is Mrs. Bishir.

And our 1st place class with 59 items is Mrs. Fehring.

Enjoy your donuts!"

 Diversity is an aspect of human existence that cannot be eradicated by terrorism or war or self-consuming hatred. It can only be conquered by recognizing and claiming the wealth of values it represents for all.

 


October 16, 2018

There will be a Star Raiders meeting tomorrow morning at 6:45 in the large forum room - C202. T-Shirt order forms will be given out.

Tired of spending spring break on a Naperville staycation? Join Mrs. Cagney and Mrs. Rossi in London instead! An informational meeting will be held on Tues. Oct. 16 at 6:30 pm in B127. Bring your parents for scones, tea, and details about the trip. Email Mrs. Cagney with any questions.

Do little kid jokes make you laugh? Can you impersonate a lobster? Audition or interview to be a part of the Winter Blackbox Production, Trail to Oregon this Wednesday and Thursday. See nvhstheatre.com or email Miss Morgan for more information.  We are specifically seeking comedians, singers, choreographers, actors, and a piano player.

Literary Magazine will meet today from 2:30-3:15, in C204. Whether you want to join the staff, get help with your writing, or just submit for potential publication, join us October 16 after school.  We will have free giveaways for attendees... We just won't tell you what we are giving away until you get there.

Want to help your community? Join Interact! We have several spooky volunteer opportunities, such as Oktoberfest, All Hallow's Eve, and the YMCA Halloween celebration. For more information about these events, come to our Monday morning meetings every other week or check our website at NVHSinteract.org for volunteer information and meeting dates.

The Environmental Club encourages you to reduce the amount of single-use plastics used on a daily basis-- bring your own water bottle, say no to plastic straws, use metal utensils, and come to our next meeting on Thursday, October 18 from 2:30-3:30 in C204. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Stepping is a form of dance in which the entire body is used as an instrument to produce complex rhythms and sounds. If interested in learning more, Steppers club will have its first meeting on Thursday 10/18 in room B209 from 2:45pm-3:45pm. All are welcome to attend,

Interested in being behind the scenes of the fall play?  Join costuming crew!  Meet Ms. Sparkman by the black box after school Thursday, October 18th if you are interested.

Guten Morgen!  German Club will meet this Thursday, October 18th from 2:40 to 4:15 in A124 at the main building.  We will be baking pretzels!  Come join us!

Hola! Spanish Club will be meeting this Thursday at 2:40 in room D119 at main to decorate the window display for Día de los Muertos. All levels and newcomers welcome!

UNICEF will be holding a meeting this Friday after school in room C204. Join us to learn more about how you can make a positive difference in the lives of others!

The Girls In STEM club invites all girls to room A115 Thursday at 2:45. Learn about careers in the physical sciences, build and test a roller coaster & compete for the best design. Also eat some of Mr. T’s famous snacks. See Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions.

Today is the LAST day to donate hats, scarves, gloves, and mittens to the Student Council Winter Accessory Drive! Currently in 3rd place is Mrs. Fehring’s class, Mrs. Bishir is in 2nd place and Ms. Lascola is leading in 1st place. Stay tuned for the final class winners!

Are you interested in seeing “The Hate U Give?” We are hosting a private screening at AMC Showplace on Wednesday at 3pm? Tickets are available in the LMC for $5. Get yours before they are gone.

The DuPage County Afro-Academic Cultural Technological Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO) has their orientation and registration this Saturday, October 20th at 12:30 at the College of DuPage's  Health and Science Building.

Calling all volleyball players!  Intramural co-ed volleyball registration is now open.  Get your team together and sign up.  This is one of the most popular intramural of the year.  Space is limited to the first 18 teams.  Go to NVHSintramurals.com to sign your team up.  Contact Mr.Bathan if you have any questions.

 Mahatma Gandhi said….

“Our ability to reach unity in diversity will be the beauty and the test of our civilization.”

October 15, 2018

 Tomorrow is the last day to donate your winter accessories!  Turn them into your 2nd period at Main and Advisory at BFC - winning classes get donuts!  Mr. Bathan's class has moved into 3rd place. Ms. Smolinski has taken over 2nd place. Mrs. Bishir is still in 1st place! Keep the donations coming to win donuts for your class!

Coding Club will meet Tuesday October 16th at 2:30pm in D208. The meeting's theme is New Tech Trends and the Java Programming language.  Bring a friend and join us! More info at neuquacodes.weebly.com.

 Tired of spending spring break on a Naperville staycation? Join Mrs. Cagney and Mrs. Rossi in London instead! An informational meeting will be held on Tues. Oct. 16 at 6:30 pm in B127. Bring your parents for scones, tea, and details about the trip. Email Mrs. Cagney with any questions.

Do little kid jokes make you laugh? Can you impersonate a lobster? Audition or interview to be a part of the Winter Blackbox Production, Trail to Oregon this Wednesday and Thursday. See nvhstheatre.com or email Miss Morgan for more information.  We are specifically seeking comedians, singers, choreographers, actors, and a piano player.

Literary Magazine will meet on Tuesday, from 2:30-3:15, in C204. Whether you want to join the staff, get help with your writing, or just submit for potential publication, join us October 16 after school.  We will have free giveaways for attendees... We just won't tell you what we are giving away until you get there.

Want to help your community? Join Interact! We have several spooky volunteer opportunities, such as Oktoberfest, All Hallow's Eve, and the YMCA Halloween celebration. For more information about these events, come to our Monday morning meetings every other week or check our website at NVHSinteract.org for volunteer information and meeting dates.

The Environmental Club encourages you to reduce the amount of single-use plastics used on a daily basis-- bring your own water bottle, say no to plastic straws, use metal utensils, and come to our next meeting on Thursday, October 18 from 2:30-3:30 in C204. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Stepping is a form of dance in which the entire body is used as an instrument to produce complex rhythms and sounds. If interested in learning more, Steppers club will have its first meeting on Thursday 10/18 in room B209 from 2:45pm-3:45pm. All are welcome to attend,

Research indicates that diversity in our schools benefits all students. . “Researchers have documented that students’ exposure to other students who are different from themselves and the novel ideas and challenges that such exposure brings leads to improved cognitive skills, including critical thinking and problem solving.”


October 15, 2018

 Tomorrow is the last day to donate your winter accessories!  Turn them into your 2nd period at Main and Advisory at BFC - winning classes get donuts!  Mr. Bathan's class has moved into 3rd place. Ms. Smolinski has taken over 2nd place. Mrs. Bishir is still in 1st place! Keep the donations coming to win donuts for your class!

Coding Club will meet Tuesday October 16th at 2:30pm in D208. The meeting's theme is New Tech Trends and the Java Programming language.  Bring a friend and join us! More info at neuquacodes.weebly.com.

 Tired of spending spring break on a Naperville staycation? Join Mrs. Cagney and Mrs. Rossi in London instead! An informational meeting will be held on Tues. Oct. 16 at 6:30 pm in B127. Bring your parents for scones, tea, and details about the trip. Email Mrs. Cagney with any questions.

Do little kid jokes make you laugh? Can you impersonate a lobster? Audition or interview to be a part of the Winter Blackbox Production, Trail to Oregon this Wednesday and Thursday. See nvhstheatre.com or email Miss Morgan for more information.  We are specifically seeking comedians, singers, choreographers, actors, and a piano player.

Literary Magazine will meet on Tuesday, from 2:30-3:15, in C204. Whether you want to join the staff, get help with your writing, or just submit for potential publication, join us October 16 after school.  We will have free giveaways for attendees... We just won't tell you what we are giving away until you get there.

Want to help your community? Join Interact! We have several spooky volunteer opportunities, such as Oktoberfest, All Hallow's Eve, and the YMCA Halloween celebration. For more information about these events, come to our Monday morning meetings every other week or check our website at NVHSinteract.org for volunteer information and meeting dates.

The Environmental Club encourages you to reduce the amount of single-use plastics used on a daily basis-- bring your own water bottle, say no to plastic straws, use metal utensils, and come to our next meeting on Thursday, October 18 from 2:30-3:30 in C204. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Stepping is a form of dance in which the entire body is used as an instrument to produce complex rhythms and sounds. If interested in learning more, Steppers club will have its first meeting on Thursday 10/18 in room B209 from 2:45pm-3:45pm. All are welcome to attend,

Research indicates that diversity in our schools benefits all students. . “Researchers have documented that students’ exposure to other students who are different from themselves and the novel ideas and challenges that such exposure brings leads to improved cognitive skills, including critical thinking and problem solving.”

 


October 12, 2018

Donate to the Student Council Winter Accessory Drive! From October 9th to 16th, bring hats, scarves, gloves, and mittens to your Advisory or 2nd period class at Main for a chance to win prizes for your whole class!   

Coding Club will meet Tuesday October 16th at 2:30pm in D208. The meeting's theme is New Tech Trends and the Java Programming language.  Bring a friend and join us! More info at neuquacodes.weebly.com.

 Tired of spending spring break on a Naperville staycation? Join Mrs. Cagney and Mrs. Rossi in London instead! An informational meeting will be held on Tues. Oct. 16 at 6:30 pm in B127. Bring your parents for scones, tea, and details about the trip. Email Mrs. Cagney with any questions.

Do you dream of spoofing pop culture like James Corden or Jimmy Fallon? Were you addicted to the Oregon Trail computer game in elementary school? Audition or interview to be a part of the Winter Blackbox Production, Trail to Oregon. See nvhstheatre.com or email Miss Morgan for more information.  

Looking to have fun with friends? Come on down to B102t odayat 2:35 after school to take a sip of diet theatre with us. Drama Club... Pause for effect... Be There!

Drama Club is meeting  after school today  in room B102.

"Our diversity is our strength. What a dull and pointless life it would be if everyone was the same.”

Angelina Jolie

 


October 11, 2018

Donate to the Student Council Winter Accessory Drive! From October 9th to 16th, bring hats, scarves, gloves, and mittens to your Advisory or 2nd period class at Main for a chance to win prizes for your whole class!  Mrs. Fehring is currently in 3rd place. Mrs. Ryder in 2nd place. ​Mrs. Bishir is now in 1st place!  Keep the donations coming to win donuts for your class!

Today is the day! The Class of 2019 is hosting the Blood Drive in the auxiliary gym. Stop by the gym today at your designated time if you signed up, or stop by if you missed sign ups but would still like to donate. Thank you for your support of the Blood Drive!

Coding Club will meet Tuesday October 16th at 2:30pm in D208. The meeting's theme is New Tech Trends and the Java Programming language.  Bring a friend and join us! More info at neuquacodes.weebly.com.

Special Spaces is a non-profit organization that creates dream bedrooms for children with life-threatening illnesses. The club starts off with their first meeting of the year on this Friday, October 12th in Room D137 at 6:45 am. All students are welcome to join. Please contact Ms. Gerald or Steven Matusik with any questions.

Wildcat International Club will meet this Thursday, 10/11 after school in B203. Anyone interested in learning about different cultures is welcome.

Come to the ASL club meeting today in D107 after school!

Tired of spending spring break on a Naperville staycation? Join Mrs. Cagney and Mrs. Rossi in London instead! An informational meeting will be held on Tues. Oct. 16 at 6:30 pm in B127. Bring your parents for scones, tea, and details about the trip. Email Mrs. Cagney with any questions.

Do you dream of spoofing pop culture like James Corden or Jimmy Fallon? Were you addicted to the Oregon Trail computer game in elementary school? Audition or interview to be a part of the Winter Blackbox Production, Trail to Oregon. See nvhstheatre.com or email Miss Morgan for more information.  

Looking to have fun with friends? Come on down to B102 Friday at 2:35 after school to take a sip of diet theatre with us. Drama Club... Pause for effect... Be There!

Drama Club is meeting  after school on Friday October, 12th in room B102.

“We need to give each other the space to grow, to be ourselves, to exercise our diversity. We need to give each other space so that we may both give and receive such beautiful things as ideas, openness, dignity, joy, healing, and inclusion.” Max de Pree

 

 


October 10, 2018

Got blood? The Class of 2019 will host a blood drive THIS Thursday, October 11.  Sign up for the drive online from the student splash page.  Your donation could save up to 3 lives! You must be 16 or older to participate. All 16 year olds must have a parent permission slip.  Donors will receive a free t-shirt!  

 

Donate to the Student Council Winter Accessory Drive! From October 9th to 16th, bring hats, scarves, gloves, and mittens to your Advisory or 2nd period class at Main for a chance to win prizes for your whole class!

Diversity is the one true thing we all have in common. Celebrate it every day.

 


October 9, 2018

 

Star Raider Leaders there will be a  Meeting tomorrow  October 10th at 6:45am in room C202 small forum room.

Got blood? The Class of 2019 will host a blood drive THIS Thursday, October 11.  Sign up for the drive online from the student splash page.  Your donation could save up to 3 lives! You must be 16 or older to participate. All 16 year olds must have a parent permission slip.  Donors will receive a free t-shirt!  

 

The Dance Teams are having open tryouts Monday, October 22nd after school for our winter competitive season. There will be a parent/dance info meeting tonight at 7pm in the large forum room.

The Outdoor Club will be fishing Whalon Lake in Naperville today from 3:00 to 4:15. This is open to ALL students. We will be meeting in the Whalon Lake parking lot at 3:00, which is only 10 mins east of NVHS. Students MUST provide their own equipment & have a valid fishing license if 16 or older. See or email Mr. Mertz with ?'s.

Donate to the Student Council Winter Accessory Drive! From October 9th to 16th, bring hats, scarves, gloves, and mittens to your Advisory or 2nd period class at Main for a chance to win prizes for your whole class!

BSA is today from 2:45-3:30 in C200. Make sure to come and bring a friend! Check out Google Classroom for more details about an upcoming event!

Our  GSA meeting is  at 2:45 pm in room B125 today.  Questions?  See Ms. Jakubas or Dr. Hobbs.  See you there!

Diversity. Critics of diversity contend that it only benefits minority groups. But research indicates that diversity actually benefits everyone. Groups that are not diverse risk being narrow-minded and overlooking important information. Having a variety of perspectives helps new ideas to develop.

 


October 5, 2018

Students interested in attending the 100 Black Men of Chicago College and Scholarship Fair should pick up a consent form in the College and Career Center located on the 1st floor of the D-wing. The form should be returned no later than October 5th. See Mr. Thornton in the Senior Class House with questions.

 UNICEF club meeting is today after school at 2:40 in room C204

 

 Star Raiders, today is the last day you can turn in your commitment forms to join club. There will a LEADER ONLY meeting October 10th at 6:45am in small forum room C202

The tech application for "The Matchmaker" is up and ready for you to sign up on nvhstheatre.com under the "tech information" tab.  If you have questions, please see Mr. Pontarelli or Mr. Russell.

 The Senior class will host a blood drive on Thursday, October 11.  You can sign up for the drive online from the student splash page and you must be 16 or older to participate.  All 16 year-old donors must have a parent permission slip.  Your donation could save up to 3 lives!  All donors will receive a t-shirt from Heartland Blood Center.

Students interested in signing up for the spring break trip to London must register and submit their travel readiness recommendation by today.  Please contact Mrs. Cagney in the English department with questions.

The Dance Teams are having open tryouts Monday, October 22nd after school for our winter competitive season. There will be a parent/dance info meeting next Tuesday, Oct. 9 at 7pm in the large forum room.

The Outdoor Club will be fishing Whalon Lake in Naperville this Tuesday, Oct. 9th from 3:00 to 4:15. This is open to ALL students. We will be meeting in the Whalon Lake parking lot at 3:00, which is only 10 mins east of NVHS. Students MUST provide their own equipment & have a valid fishing license if 16 or older. See or email Mr. Mertz with ?'s.

Guten Morgen! German & US business ties are important in today’s global economy. There are more than 3,700 German companies in the US & German companies are directly responsible for over 600,000 jobs in the US. Many of the products you use every day were created by corporations with German roots. Happy National German Week!

BSA is Tuesday, October 9th from 2:45-3:30 in C200. Make sure to come and bring a friend! Check out Google Classroom for more details about an upcoming event!

Our next GSA meeting will be on Tuesday, October 9th at 2:45 pm in room B125.  Questions?  See Ms. Jakubas or Dr. Hobbs.  See you there!

 

Don’t forget… Being open minded towards others will help us to value and embrace the differences that make each of us unique.

 


October 4, 2018

Students interested in attending the 100 Black Men of Chicago College and Scholarship Fair should pick up a consent form in the College and Career Center located on the 1st floor of the D-wing. The form should be returned no later than October 5th. See Mr. Thornton in the Senior Class House with questions.

 Yoga Club will have its first meeting Thur. Oct. 4th at 2:45 in the upstairs dance gym at the Freshman Campus.  No experience necessary!  See Mrs. G. in the class house with any questions.

Join us at the next UNICEF meeting this Friday at 2:40 in C204.  Come and see how you can help children around the world!

Anyone interested in joining the bowling team.....there will be an informational meeting today at 2:45 pm in Room C200 in the Main Building.  Any questions contact Coach Lhotak in the Sophomore Class House.  

 

All Juniors- Guidance Essentials is today for students with last names Pe-Z and for any Junior who has not yet atteneded this week!  Go to the large forum room at the beginning of your lunch period!  See you there!

 

UNICEF club meeting is tomorrow after school at 2:40 in room C204

 

Hallo!  German Club will meet on Thursday October 4th from 2:40 to 4:15 in A124 at the main building.  We will be baking cookies to celebrate National German Week.  Join us!

The tech application for "The Matchmaker" is up and ready for you to sign up on nvhstheatre.com under the "tech information" tab.  If you have questions, please see Mr. Pontarelli or Mr. Russell.

Guten Morgen!   Today is National Teach German Day.  Ask a German student to teach you something!  And look for teachers wearing stickers indicating that they learned German!  Happy National German Week!

Students interested in signing up for the spring break trip to London must register and submit their travel readiness recommendation by Friday, October 5th. Please contact Mrs. Cagney in the English department with questions.

The Dance Teams are having open tryouts Monday, October 22nd after school for our winter competitive season. There will be a parent/dance info meeting next Tuesday, Oct. 9 at 7pm in the large forum room.

Environmental Club will meet today in C204 at 2:30. Bring a friend and save the planet!

Guten Morgen! German & US business ties are important in today’s global economy. There are more than 3,700 German companies in the US & German companies are directly responsible for over 600,000 jobs in the US. Many of the products you use every day were created by corporations with German roots. Happy National German Week!

Star Raiders, tomorrow October 5th is the last day you can tun in your commitment forms to join club. There will a LEADER ONLY meeting October 10th at 6:45am in small forum room C202

Acceptance of all humans as our own kind doesn't weaken us or belittles us in any manner, rather it only magnifies our innate humanity and brings out the true human in us.”

― Abhijit Naskar

 


October 3, 2018

 Don't miss out on all the fun, and a day off school! Sign up for Snowball before it's too late! Last day to sign up is today. Questions please see Mrs. Marple in Jr. House.

 

For anyone interested in trying out for the Neuqua Valley Cheerleading team, there will be an informational meeting, Tuesday October 2nd at 2:45.  The meeting will be held at the Main building in room A126.  For more info, contact Coach T or Coach McGhee.  

Students interested in attending the 100 Black Men of Chicago College and Scholarship Fair should pick up a consent form in the College and Career Center located on the 1st floor of the D-wing. The form should be returned no later than October 5th. See Mr. Thornton in the Senior Class House with questions.

 Yoga Club will have its first meeting Thur. Oct. 4th at 2:45 in the upstairs dance gym at the Freshman Campus.  No experience necessary!  See Mrs. G. in the class house with any questions.

Join us at the next UNICEF meeting this Friday at 2:40 in C204.  Come and see how you can help children around the world!

Anyone interested in joining the bowling team.....there will be an informational meeting on Thursday October 4th at 2:45 pm in Room C200 in the Main Building.  Any questions contact Coach Lhotak in the Sophomore Class House.  

Juniors- Guidance Essentials is today for students with last names Hi-Pa.  Be sure to go to the large forum room at the beginning of your lunch period!  See you there!

 

Guten Morgen! Did you know that October 3rd is the Day of German Unity? Originally celebrated in 1990, today is the 28th anniversary of East and West Germany becoming one country again after 41 years of being divided.  Happy National German Week!

 

Hallo!  German Club will meet on Thursday October 4th from 2:40 to 4:15 in A124 at the main building.  We will be baking cookies to celebrate National German Week.  Join us!

The tech application for "The Matchmaker" is up and ready for you to sign up on nvhstheatre.com under the "tech information" tab.  If you have questions, please see Mr. Pontarelli or Mr. Russell.

Principal's Advisory Council meets today at 2:15 in the Large Forum Room.

Students interested in signing up for the spring break trip to London must register and submit their travel readiness recommendation by Friday, October 5th. Please contact Mrs. Cagney in the English department with questions.

The Dance Teams are having open tryouts Monday, October 22nd after school for our winter competitive season. There will be a parent/dance info meeting next Tuesday, Oct. 9 at 7pm in the large forum room!

"“There's no beauty without difference and diversity. Love unconditionally.”

― Rasheed Ogunlaru

 


October 2, 2018

 Don't miss out on all the fun, and a day off school! Sign up for Snowball before it's too late! Last day to sign up is October 3rd. Questions please see Mrs. Marple in Jr. House.

 

For anyone interested in trying out for the Neuqua Valley Cheerleading team, there will be an informational meeting, Tuesday October 2nd at 2:45.  The meeting will be held at the Main building in room A126.  For more info, contact Coach T or Coach McGhee.  

Students interested in attending the 100 Black Men of Chicago College and Scholarship Fair should pick up a consent form in the College and Career Center located on the 1st floor of the D-wing. The form should be returned no later than October 5th. See Mr. Thornton in the Senior Class House with questions.

There will be a preseason meeting for anyone interested in joining the girls gymnastics team today at 6pm in the large forum room, C202. Parents and athletes should both attend. Hope to see you there!

Juniors- Guidance Essentials is today for students with last names A-He.  Be sure to go to the large forum room at the beginning of your lunch period!  See you there! 

Yoga Club will have its first meeting Thur. Oct. 4th at 2:45 in the upstairs dance gym at the Freshman Campus.  No experience necessary!  See Mrs. G. in the class house with any questions.

Join us at the next UNICEF meeting this Friday at 2:40 in C204.  Come and see how you can help children around the world!

Anyone interested in joining the bowling team.....there will be an informational meeting on Thursday October 4th at 2:45 pm in Room C200 in the Main Building.  Any questions contact Coach Lhotak in the Sophomore Class House.  

Spoken Word Team auditions will be held today at 2:45 pm in B127 in the main building. To get more details, visit nvspokenword.org or contact Mr. Bodwell in the Main LMC.

Guten Morgen!  Today we recognize German-American Culture.  The first German immigrants arrived in the United States in 1683.  National German-American Day on October 6th has been holiday in the US since 1983.  Today approximately 25% of all Americans claim at least partial German heritage. Happy National German Week!

Hallo!  German Club will meet on Thursday October 4th from 2:40 to 4:15 in A124 at the main building.  We will be baking cookies to celebrate National German Week.  Join us!

The tech application for "The Matchmaker" is up and ready for you to sign up on nvhstheatre.com under the "tech information" tab.  If you have questions, please see Mr. Pontarelli or Mr. Russell.

"“Have a big enough heart to love unconditionally, and a broad enough mind to embrace the differences that make each of us unique.”-D.B. Harrop

Principal's Advisory Council meets tomorrow at 2:15 in the Large Forum Room.

 

 

October 1, 2018

 Don't miss out on all the fun, and a day off school! Sign up for Snowball before it's too late! Last day to sign up is October 3rd. Questions please see Mrs. Marple in Jr. House.

 

For anyone interested in trying out for the Neuqua Valley Cheerleading team, there will be an informational meeting, Tuesday October 2nd at 2:45.  The meeting will be held at the Main building in room A126.  For more info, contact Coach T or Coach McGhee.  

Students interested in attending the 100 Black Men of Chicago College and Scholarship Fair should pick up a consent form in the College and Career Center located on the 1st floor of the D-wing. The form should be returned no later than October 5th. See Mr. Thornton in the Senior Class House with questions.

There will be a preseason meeting for anyone interested in joining the girls gymnastics team on Tuesday, October 2nd at 6pm in the large forum room, C202. Parents and athletes should both attend. Hope to see you there!

Join us for our Best Buddies meeting today from 2:30-3:30pm in the main building cafeteria  We will be getting our buddy matches and having a snack.  If you need to sign up, go to bestbuddiesonline.com.  See you there!

Yoga Club will have it's first meeting Thur. Oct. 4th at 2:45 in the upstairs dance gym at the Freshman Campus.  No experience necessary!  See Mrs. G. in the class house with any questions.

Join us at the next UNICEF meeting this Friday at 2:40 in C204.  Come and see how you can help children around the world!

Attention all Juniors:  Guidance Essentials is this week at the beginning of your lunch period in the large forum room on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.  Come on your assigned day!  

Spoken Word Team auditions will be held on Tuesday at 2:45 pm in B127 in the main building. To get more details, visit nvspokenword.org or contact Mr. Bodwell in the Main LMC.

Guten Morgen! Happy National German Week!  Today is Schwarz/Rot/Gold Day which are the colors black, red, and gold.  The colors of the German flag! These colors have been associated with Germany since the 1840s and have been Germany’s official national symbol since 1919.  Stay tuned for more German facts all week long!

Did you know…

Even though we try not to judge others, it often feels like a losing battle. And we know that similarly, others judge us. How can we be more accepting of those who are not like us? Let’s strive to judge less and love more.

 


September 28, 2018

Today, 7th hour is the last time you can buy Homecoming tickets for $20 - cash only. You must bring your current ID to buy tickets and to the dance! You must have your guest pass complete before buying your ticket. Don't forget - you must bring your current ID and guest passes to the dance and you must be at the dance by 8:00pm.

Don't miss out on all the fun, and a day off school! Sign up for Snowball before it's too late! Last day to sign up is October 3rd. Questions please see Mrs. Marple in Jr. House.

 

For anyone interested in trying out for the Neuqua Valley Cheerleading team, there will be an informational meeting, Tuesday October 2nd at 2:45.  The meeting will be held at the Main building in room A126.  For more info, contact Coach T or Coach McGhee.  

Students interested in attending the 100 Black Men of Chicago College and Scholarship Fair should pick up a consent form in the College and Career Center located on the 1st floor of the D-wing. The form should be returned no later than October 5th. See Mr. Thornton in the Senior Class House with questions.

There will be a preseason meeting for anyone interested in joining the girls gymnastics team on Tuesday, October 2nd at 6pm in the large forum room, C202. Parents and athletes should both attend. Hope to see you there!

Join us for our Best Buddies meeting Monday, October 1st from 2:30-3:30pm in the main building cafeteria  We will be getting our buddy matches and having a snack.  If you need to sign up, go to bestbuddiesonline.com.  See you there!

Congratulations to Jake Priser and Giavanna Robertson for winning The Echo's Homecoming contest. Please pick up your ticket voucher from Mrs. Cagney in B100 before school. Thanks to all the students that shared their homecoming proposals

Don’t forget…

There's substantial scientific evidence that being kind makes you -- and others around you -- happy. Challenge yourself to notice opportunities to be kind and do random acts of kindness this weekend.

 


September 27, 2018

Don't miss out on all the fun, and a day off school! Sign up for Snowball before it's too late! Last day to sign up is October 3rd. Questions please see Mrs. Marple in Jr. House.

 

Interested in Swimming or Diving?   There will be a boys preseason meeting today at 2:45 in Room C204 at the main building.  Contact Coach Allen with questions.

American Sign Language Club will meet at Panera on Route 59 and 75th street at 3:00 today.  Come and sign with students from Waubonsie and Metea!

For anyone interested in trying out for the Neuqua Valley Cheerleading team, there will be an informational meeting, Tuesday October 2nd at 2:45.  The meeting will be held at the Main building in room A126.  For more info, contact Coach T or Coach McGhee. 

 

 Want to taste a little Boy Bawang Barbeque from the Philippines or if you dare, a malagueta pepper from Brazil? Come join the Wildcat International Club starting Thursday, September 27 after school in B203. We will explore fun facts, words and snacks from different countries around the world each week. Everyone is welcome to join us any time.  

The fall main stage production of The Matchmaker is here. Auditions are in the Black Box after school today and Thursday. So dust off your monologue and come ready to perform. See nvhstheatre.com for details or contact Mr. Schaub with any questions.

 Students interested in attending the 100 Black Men of Chicago College and Scholarship Fair should pick up a consent form in the College and Career Center located on the 1st floor of the D-wing. The form should be returned no later than October 5th. See Mr. Thornton in the Senior Class House with questions.

A mandatory Model United Nations meeting will take place today - in the large forum room C202 after school at 2:45.  Application information will be discussed during this informational meeting.

Friday night's football game Neuqua vs Waubonsie will be held AT NEUQUA!  Tickets will be sold during the lunch hours today  only in the Rotunda in the main bldg. and the main office at the freshman bldg.  If you have an Athletic Pass on your ID you will not need to buy a ticket.  Just show your ID at the game.  Adults $5, Students $3.

Attention Girls Badminton.Remember, If you're thinking about trying out for this year's badminton team,you & your parents should come to the pre-season meeting that is TONIGHT, Thursday, Sept. 27. 6:00pm for returning players. 6:30pm for all freshmen. BFC Main Gym. Email Coach Valente @ main or Coach Morgan @ BFC with any questions.

Join us for our Best Buddies meeting Monday, October 1st from 2:30-3:30pm in the main building cafeteria  We will be getting our buddy matches and having a snack.  If you need to sign up, go to bestbuddiesonline.com.  See you there!

Congratulations to Jake Priser and Giavanna Robertson for winning The Echo's Homecoming contest. Please pick up your ticket voucher from Mrs. Cagney in B100 before school. Thanks to all the students that shared their homecoming proposals!

Think about this…

“Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.” Princess Diana

 

 


September 26, 2018

 

NeuquOylmpics is Tonight at 6:30pm in the stadium! Only 3 more days to buy your Homecoming tickets for $20 - cash only. You must bring your current ID to buy tickets. Fri., 7th hour, is the last time you can buy tickets for $20 or for a guest. Guest pass must be completed before buying your ticket.Thurs. is Mom and Day Day! Make your parents proud!

Interested in Swimming or Diving?   There will be a boys preseason meeting on Thursday at 2:45 in Room C204 at the main building.  Contact Coach Allen with questions.

American Sign Language Club will meet at Panera on Route 59 and 75th street at 3:00 on Thursday September 26th.  Come and sign with students from Waubonsie and Metea!

For anyone interested in trying out for the Neuqua Valley Cheerleading team, there will be an informational meeting, Tuesday October 2nd at 2:45.  The meeting will be held at the Main building in room A126.  For more info, contact Coach T or Coach McGhee. 

 

Principal's Advisory Council meets today at 2:15 p.m. in the Large Forum Room. 

Attention Badminton Lovers! If you are thinking about trying out for this year's girls badminton team, you AND your parents should come to the pre-season meeting that is being held THIS Thursday, Sept. 27. 6:00pm for returning players. 6:30pm for all freshmen. BFC Main Gym.

 

Want to taste a little Boy Bawang Barbeque from the Philippines or if you dare, a malagueta pepper from Brazil? Come join the Wildcat International Club starting Thursday, September 27 after school in B203. We will explore fun facts, words and snacks from different countries around the world each week. Everyone is welcome to join us any time.  

The fall main stage production of The Matchmaker is here. Auditions are in the Black Box after school today and Thursday. So dust off your monologue and come ready to perform. See nvhstheatre.com for details or contact Mr. Schaub with any questions.

 Students interested in attending the 100 Black Men of Chicago College and Scholarship Fair should pick up a consent form in the College and Career Center located on the 1st floor of the D-wing. The form should be returned no later than October 5th. See Mr. Thornton in the Senior Class House with questions.

A mandatory Model United Nations meeting will take place this Thursday - in the large forum room C202 after school at 2:45.  Application information will be discussed during this informational meeting.

Friday night's football game Neuqua vs Waubonsie will be held AT NEUQUA!  Tickets will be sold during the lunch hours on Wed. & Thurs. only in the Rotunda in the main bldg. and the main office at the freshman bldg.  If you have an Athletic Pass on your ID you will not need to buy a ticket.  Just show your ID at the game.  Adults $5, Students $3.

 

Think about this…

“Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness” Seneca


September 25, 2018

 

Homecoming tickets are on sale now, during lunch periods only-cash only, no checks-you must have your current ID- $20 now, $25 at the door. NeuquOlympics is Wed. at 6:30 in the Stadium! Come cheer on your teams! Tomorrow is Class Color Day: Seniors-black, Juniors -gold, Sophomores-blue, Freshmen-white, Faculty-new staff t-shirt

Interested in Swimming or Diving?   There will be a boys preseason meeting on Thursday at 2:45 in Room C204 at the main building.  Contact Coach Allen with questions.

Spanish club will meet today after school in D119 to decorate our homecoming window. Srta. Tiffin is bringing Jarritos! Nos vemos pronto!

Interested in Snowball? But just don't know what it is really about? Join Mrs Marple for a quick informational meeting tomorrow before  school at 7am  in Room C204  Small Forum Main Campus.

Seniors! Do you love the way our government is being run or do you want change?  Will you be 18 by November 6?  If you want your voice heard make sure to register for vote on Tuesday, September 25th during your lunch period!  Go to nvhs.link/vote for more information.  

 

Interested in learning about the Marines? A rep from the Marines will be in the College and Career Center today during 6th period. Learn about ROTC scholarships, educational/career options in the Marines. A pass to the event can be found on nvhsguidance.com, and is required for students who do not have 6th period lunch.

Want to taste a little Boy Bawang Barbeque from the Philippines or if you dare, a malagueta pepper from Brazil? Come join the Wildcat International Club starting Thursday, September 27 after school in B203. We will explore fun facts, words and snacks from different countries around the world each week. Everyone is welcome to join us any time.  

The echo, yes the echo, you know, the school newspaper, is giving away a pair of free homecoming tickets to two lucky winners. Submit a video or picture of your homecoming proposal! To enter, tag @NVHS_Echo on your instagram or twitter, or email us at nvhsecho@gmail.com. Details on the neuqua media page.

What's the meaning of life? Why are we here? How can we know what's true? For the answer to all these questions, or at least the chance to have a few Oreos, come to the Philosophy Club meeting, Tuesday after school in B207.

Coding Club will meet after school today in D208 from 2:30 - 3:30. Bring a friend and learn about current tech trends and various languages. Coding Club is open to everyone regardless of coding experience. More info at neuquacodes.weebly.com

Do you have an uncanny knowledge of facts and information?  Are you smarter than most of your friends?    The first meeting of Scholastic Bowl will take place today at 2:40 in B-105.  We will discuss the season schedule and have our first practice.  Attend the first meeting to earn a spot on the JV or Varsity.

Attention Badminton Lovers! If you are thinking about trying out for this year's girls badminton team, you AND your parents should come to the pre-season meeting that is being held THIS Thursday, Sept. 27. 6:00pm for returning players. 6:30pm for all freshmen. BFC Main Gym.

Students interested in attending the 100 Black Men of Chicago College and Scholarship Fair should pick up a consent form in the College and Career Center located on the 1st floor of the D-wing. The form should be returned no later than October 5th. See Mr. Thornton in the Senior Class House with questions.

The fall main stage production of The Matchmaker is here. Auditions are in the Black Box after school this Wednesday and Thursday. So dust off your monologue and come ready to perform. See nvhstheatre.com for details or contact Mr. Schaub with any questions.

Black Student Alliance, BSA is today from 2:45-3:30 in C200 at the main building. Bring a friend or two and get entered into a drawing for a prize!

GSA will meet today in B125 at 2:45. See Dr. Hobbs or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Friday night's football game Neuqua vs Waubonsie will be held AT NEUQUA!  Tickets will be sold during the lunch hours on Wed. & Thurs. only in the Rotunda in the main bldg. and the main office at the freshman bldg.  If you have an Athletic Pass on your ID you will not need to buy a ticket.  Just show your ID at the game.  Adults $5, Students $3.

A mandatory Model United Nations meeting will take place this Thursday - in the large forum room C202 after school at 2:45.  Application information will be discussed during this informational meeting.

The informational meeting about the upcoming spring break trip to London will be held tonight at 7:00 pm in C202 at Main. Please email Mrs. Cagney with any questions about the trip or meeting.

Principal's Advisory Council meets tomorrow at 2:15 p.m. in the Large Forum Room

Think about this…

“A warm smile is the universal language of kindness.” William Arthur Ward

 


September 24, 2018

 Homecoming tickets are now on sale during lunch periods only - cash only, no checks accepted - you must have your current ID - avoid the long lines, buy your tickets early!!! $20 now, $25 at the door. NeuquOlympics is Wednesday at 6:30pm in the Stadium! Come cheer on your teams! Tomorrow is College Day – wear your favorite college gear!

STAR RAIDERS, DON'T FORGET TODAY IS THE DAY TO DECORATE OUR HOMECOMING WINDOW! MEET AT THE JUNIOR HOUSE AFTER SCHOOL!  ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE SEE MRS MARPLE IN THE JR HOUSE OR MRS LEIN IN MAIN OFFICE.

Spanish club will meet today after school in D119 to decorate our homecoming window. Srta. Tiffin is bringing Jarritos! Nos vemos pronto!

Interested in Snowball? But just don't know what it is really about? Join Mrs Marple for a quick informational meeting Wednesday September 26th before  school at 7am  in Room C204  Small Forum Main Campus.

Seniors! Do you love the way our government is being run or do you want change?  Will you be 18 by November 6?  If you want your voice heard make sure to register for vote on Tuesday, September 25th during your lunch period!  Go to nvhs.link/vote for more information.  

 

Interested in learning about the Marines? A rep from the Marines will be in the College and Career Center today during 6th period. Learn about ROTC scholarships, educational/career options in the Marines. A pass to the event can be found on nvhsguidance.com, and is required for students who do not have 6th period lunch.

Want to taste a little Boy Bawang Barbeque from the Philippines or if you dare, a malagueta pepper from Brazil? Come join the Wildcat International Club starting Thursday, September 27 after school in B203. We will explore fun facts, words and snacks from different countries around the world each week. Everyone is welcome to join us any time.  

The echo, yes the echo, you know, the school newspaper, is giving away a pair of free homecoming tickets to two lucky winners. Submit a video or picture of your homecoming proposal! To enter, tag @NVHS_Echo on your instagram or twitter, or email us at nvhsecho@gmail.com. Details on the neuqua media page.

Juniors and Seniors: Financial Aid Night is tonight at 7:00 in the Auditorium. Find out about the college financial process from an expert in financial aid.

Coding Club will meet after school on Tuesday 9/25 in D208 from 2:30 - 3:30. Bring a friend and learn about current tech trends and various languages. Coding Club is open to everyone regardless of coding experience. More info at neuquacodes.weebly.com

Do you have an uncanny knowledge of facts and information?  Are you smarter than most of your friends?    The first meeting of Scholastic Bowl will take place Tuesday, September 25 at 2:40 in B-105.  We will discuss the season schedule and have our first practice.  Attend the first meeting to earn a spot on the JV or Varsity.

Attention Badminton Lovers! If you are thinking about trying out for this year's girls badminton team, you AND your parents should come to the pre-season meeting that is being held THIS Thursday, Sept. 27. 6:00pm for returning players. 6:30pm for all freshmen. BFC Main Gym.

Students interested in attending the 100 Black Men of Chicago College and Scholarship Fair should pick up a consent form in the College and Career Center located on the 1st floor of the D-wing. The form should be returned no later than October 5th. See Mr. Thornton in the Senior Class House with questions.

Did you know…

There are many things the world could benefit from having more of. Kindness is one of them. When you are a kind person, you're not only helping others, you are helping yourself, too.


September 21, 2018

 

Order your Class Ring and Letter Jacket  in the Commons  during lunch periods today.   Extra Packets are available in the Class Houses. For questions, contact Herff Jones at 815-756-4743, or visit them online at www.herffjonesil.com

Homecoming tickets are on sale Monday-Friday during lunch periods - cash only, no checks accepted.  You must have your current ID - avoid the long lines, buy your tickets early!!!  $20 now, $25 at the door.  You must have your guest pass complete before buying your ticket.  Monday is Pajama day, roll out of bed, wear your jammies!

The next UNICEF meeting will be today after school in C202.  Come join us to work on our homecoming window!

Seniors! Do you love the way our government is being run or do you want change?  Will you be 18 by November 6?  If you want your voice heard make sure to register for vote on Tuesday, September 25th during your lunch period!  Go to nvhs.link/vote for more information.  

 

181. That's approximately how many days left until spring break. Don't spend that time waiting; spend that time planning. Planning that is, to go to London with to explore British culture, theatre, and history. Come learn all about the trip whilst enjoying tea and scones on Tues. Sept. 25th at 7:00 pm in C202. Contact Mrs. Cagney with questions.  

 

JOIN Interact, Neuqua's community service club. We offer flexible membership options and countless volunteer opportunities. Help us help others! Text @NVint to 81010. Find our latest agenda online: NVHSinteract.org. See you Monday morning, 6:45 in C202!

There are only a few spots left for the Intramural 3v3 Basketball tournament.  Does your team have what it takes to take the 1st championship?  Sign up at NVHSintramurals.com  

Come see the Freshman One Acts today and tomorrow at 7pm.  Support your friends in the cast or just enjoy great a show.  Buy your tickets today during option, or purchase online at www.nvhstheatre.com.  All tickets are $7.  

Interested in learning about the Marines? A rep from the Marines will be in the College and Career Center Monday, Sept 24th during 6th period. Learn about ROTC scholarships, educational/career options in the Marines. A pass to the event can be found on nvhsguidance.com, and is required for students who do not have 6th period lunch.

Want to taste a little Boy Bawang Barbeque from the Philippines or if you dare, a malagueta pepper from Brazil? Come join the Wildcat International Club starting Thursday, September 27 after school in B203. We will explore fun facts, words and snacks from different countries around the world each week. Everyone is welcome to join us any time.  

The echo, yes the echo, you know, the school newspaper, is giving away a pair of free homecoming tickets to two lucky winners. Submit a video or picture of your homecoming proposal! To enter, tag @NVHS_Echo on your instagram or twitter, or email us at nvhsecho@gmail.com. Details on the neuqua media page.

Juniors and Seniors:  Do you have questions about the financial aid process for college?  Come to Financial Aid Night at NVHS on Monday, Sept. 24 at 7:00 p.m. and hear from a financial aid expert.

Coding Club will meet after school on Tuesday 9/25 in D208 from 2:30 - 3:30. Bring a friend and learn about current tech trends and various languages. Coding Club is open to everyone regardless of coding experience. More info at neuquacodes.weebly.com

Do you have an uncanny knowledge of facts and information?  Are you smarter than most of your friends?    The first meeting of Scholastic Bowl will take place Tuesday, September 25 at 2:40 in B-105.  We will discuss the season schedule and have our first practice.  Attend the first meeting to earn a spot on the JV or Varsity.

Don’t forget…
To share and spread your kindness this weekend in any way you can. You can buy a stranger a cup of coffee or send a special nice text message to a long lost friend.
When you commit a kind act, it has a ripple effect. Be kind!


September 20, 2018

 

Order your Class Ring and Letter Jacket  in the Commons  during lunch periods on Friday, September 21st .  Extra Packets are available in the Class Houses. For questions, contact Herff Jones at 815-756-4743, or visit them online at www.herffjonesil.com

Want to talk about your poetry and offer feedback on other student's poems? Or thinking about trying out for the Spoken Word Team? Come to Spoken Word club today in B127 at 2:45. Bring 5 printed copies of a poem on which you want feedback. Or just come to offer you opinions.

 

The next UNICEF meeting will be tomorrow after school in C202.  Come join us to work on our homecoming window!

Seniors! Do you love the way our government is being run or do you want change?  Will you be 18 by November 6?  If you want your voice heard make sure to register for vote on Tuesday, Septermber 25th during your lunch period!  Go to nvhs.link/vote for more information.  

 

182. That's approximately how many days left until spring break. Don't spend that time waiting; spend that time planning. Planning that is, to go to London with to explore British culture, theatre, and history. Come learn all about the trip whilst enjoying tea and scones on Tues. Sept. 25th at 7:00 pm in C202. Contact Mrs. Cagney with questions.  

 Attention Sophomores: We have Guidance Essentials this week in the Large Forum Room (C202) at the beginning of all lunch periods. Today is for Mr. Stadt's students (Pe-Z) and anyone who hasn’t attended this week. Bring your student ID and your Chromebook or a phone that has internet access."

Don’t forget, the second meeting of book club is today at 2:15 In the Main LMC! There will be snacks, new members welcomed!

JOIN Interact, Neuqua's community service club. We offer flexible membership options and countless volunteer opportunities. Help us help others! Text @NVint to 81010. Find our latest agenda online: NVHSinteract.org. See you Monday morning, 6:45 in C202!

 There are only a few spots left for the Intramural 3v3 Basketball tournament.  Does your team have what it takes to take the 1st championship?  Sign up at NVHSintramurals.com  

American Sign Language Club first meeting today  9/20 in D107.  Come with ideas on how to decorate our window for homecoming!  Looking forward to seeing you there!

Voting for Homecoming King and Queen is open now! Check the student splash page to vote!

Come see the Freshman One Acts this Friday and Saturday at 7pm.  Support your friends in the cast or just enjoy great a show.  Buy your tickets in the cafe Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday, or purchase online at www.nvhstheatre.com.  All tickets are $7.  

Interested in learning about the Marines? A rep from the Marines will be in the College and Career Center Monday, Sept 24th during 6th period. Learn about ROTC scholarships, educational/career options in the Marines. A pass to the event can be found on nvhsguidance.com, and is required for students who do not have 6th period lunch.

Want to taste a little Boy Bawang Barbeque from the Philippines or if you dare, a malagueta pepper from Brazil? Come join the Wildcat International Club starting Thursday, September 27 after school in B203. We will explore fun facts, words and snacks from different countries around the world each week. Everyone is welcome to join us any time.  

The echo, yes the echo, you know, the school newspaper, is giving away a pair of free homecoming tickets to two lucky winners. Submit a video or picture of your homecoming proposal! To enter, tag @NVHS_Echo on your instagram or twitter, or email us at nvhsecho@gmail.com. Details on the neuqua media page.

Homecoming tickets go on sale Monday during lunch periods - cash only, no checks accepted – you must have your current ID - avoid the long lines, buy your tickets early!!!  $20 now, $25 at the door.You must have your guest pass complete before buying your ticket. Homecoming King and Queen voting is online Today!

Juniors and Seniors:  Do you have questions about the financial aid process for college?  Come to Financial Aid Night at NVHS on Monday, Sept. 24 at 7:00 p.m. and hear from a financial aid expert.

Think about this…

“Together we can change the world, just one random act of kindness at a time” Ron Hall

 


September 19, 2018

 

Order your Class Ring and Letter Jacket during Family Order Night is  tonight in the Commons, from 5 to 7, or during lunch periods on Friday, September 21st  in the Commons.  Extra Packets are available in the Class Houses. For questions, contact Herff Jones at 815-756-4743, or visit them online at www.herffjonesil.com

Guten Morgen!  German Club will meet this Thursday, September 20th, from 2:40 to 4:30 in D104 at the Main Building.  We will be decorating our Homecoming Window.  Hope to see you there!

 

The next UNICEF meeting will be this Friday after school in C202.  Come join us to work on our homecoming window!

 

NVeco wants to remind you to put ONLY recyclables in the recycle bins.  This includes plastic bottles, aluminum cans, and paper. This excludes food and gum wrappers, plastic straws, and kleenex. When in doubt, put it in the trash. Please RECYCLE plastic bottles WITH CAPS! Thank you!

Juniors and Seniors:  Mark your calendars for Financial Aid Night at NVHS next Monday Sept. 24th.  Learn about the financial aid process from an expert!

Would you be interesting in paddling down a river with eagles soaring above or mountain biking some of the suburb's best trails or simply enjoying a fall day playing FROLF? If so, the Outdoor Club may be perfect for you. The Outdoor Club will have its first meeting this Wed, Sept 19th, at 6:40 am in Forum Room C204 at Main. See Mr. Mertz with ?'s

Are you Passionate about something? Join SkillsUSA and put your skills to use. Come to our first informational meeting Wednesday Sept. 19th 6:50am Room A113.

 

 B-A-D-M-I-N-T-O-N. Badminton! If you are thinking about trying out for this year's girls badminton team, you AND your parents should come to the pre-season meeting that is being held on Thursday, Sept. 27. 6:00pm for returning players. 6:30pm for all freshmen. BFC Main Gym.  

Don’t forget, second meeting of book club is today at 2:15 In the Main LMC! There will be snacks, new members welcomed!

JOIN Interact, Neuqua's community service club. We offer flexible membership options and countless volunteer opportunities. Help us help others! Text @NVint to 81010. Find our latest agenda online: NVHSinteract.org. See you Monday morning, 6:45 in C202!

Attention all Business students, BPA will have a meeting Thursday morning at 6:45 in the large forum room. This is one of your last opportunities to sign up and get involved with BPA this year. See any business teacher for further information.

American Sign Language Club first meeting is on Thursday 9/20 in D107.  Come with ideas on how to decorate our window for homecoming!  Looking forward to seeing you there!

Voting for Homecoming King and Queen will open Thursday morning. Check the student splash page to vote!

Come see the Freshman One Acts this Friday and Saturday at 7pm.  Support your friends in the cast or just enjoy great a show.  Buy your tickets in the cafe Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday, or purchase online at www.nvhstheatre.com.  All tickets are $7.  

Interested in learning about the Marines? A rep from the Marines will be in the College and Career Center Monday, Sept 24th during 6th period. Learn about ROTC scholarships, educational/career options in the Marines. A pass to the event can be found on nvhsguidance.com, and is required for students who do not have 6th period lunch

 

 Think about this…

“ No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted” Aesop


September 18, 2018

 

Order your Class Ring and Letter Jacket during Family Order Night tomorrow in the Commons, from 5 to 7, or during lunch periods on Friday, September 21st  in the Commons.  Extra Packets are available in the Class Houses. For questions, contact Herff Jones at 815-756-4743, or visit them online at www.herffjonesil.com

Guten Morgen!  German Club will meet this Thursday, September 20th, from 2:40 to 4:30 in D104 at the Main Building.  We will be decorating our Homecoming Window.  Hope to see you there!

 

The next UNICEF meeting will be this Friday after school in C202.  Come join us to work on our homecoming window!

 

NVeco wants to remind you to put ONLY recyclables in the recycle bins.  This includes plastic bottles, aluminum cans, and paper. This excludes food and gum wrappers, plastic straws, and kleenex. When in doubt, put it in the trash. Please RECYCLE plastic bottles WITH CAPS! Thank you!

Juniors and Seniors:  Mark your calendars for Financial Aid Night at NVHS next Monday Sept. 24th.  Learn about the financial aid process from an expert!

 

If you have lost any items the school year please visit the lost and found in the commons to claim your items.

 

 B-A-D-M-I-N-T-O-N. Badminton! If you are thinking about trying out for this year's girls badminton team, you AND your parents should come to the pre-season meeting that is being held on Thursday, Sept. 27. 6:00pm for returning players. 6:30pm for all freshmen. BFC Main Gym.  

 Do you like money? Put your money to work; join Finance Club to learn more about investing. Our meeting is this coming Tuesday after school in D237.

 

Are you Passionate about something? Join SkillsUSA and put your skills to use. Come to our first informational meeting Wednesday Sept. 19th 6:50am Room A113.  

 Want to talk about your poetry and offer feedback on other student's poems? Or thinking about trying out for the Spoken Word Team? Come to Spoken Word club this Thursday in B127 at 2:45. Bring 5 printed copies of a poem on which you want feedback. Or just come to offer you opinions.

 

Would you be interesting in paddling down a river with eagles soaring above or mountain biking some of the suburb's best trails or simply enjoying a fall day playing FROLF? If so, the Outdoor Club may be perfect for you. The Outdoor Club will have its first meeting this Wed, Sept 19th, at 6:40 am in Forum Room C204 at Main. See Mr. Mertz with ?'s

 

Homecoming T-shirts are available for $5 in the Main Office. Get yours before they are gone.

182. That's approximately how many days left until spring break. Don't spend that time waiting; spend that time planning. Planning that is, to go to London with to explore British culture, theatre, and history. Come learn all about the trip whilst enjoying tea and scones on Tues. Sept. 25th at 7:00 pm in C202. Contact Mrs. Cagney with questions.  

Attention Sophomores: We have Guidance Essentials this week in the Large Forum Room (C202) at the beginning of all lunch periods. Tuesday - Mrs. Fong's students (A-G)   Wednesday - Ms. Block's students (H-Pa)    Thursday - Mr. Stadt's students (Pe-Z).  Bring your student ID and your Chromebook or a phone that has internet access.

 

 B-A-D-M-I-N-T-O-N. Badminton! If you are thinking about trying out for this year's girls badminton team, you AND your parents should come to the pre-season meeting that is being held on Thursday, Sept. 27. 6:00pm for returning players. 6:30pm for all freshmen. BFC Main Gym.  

 

 

Are you Passionate about something? Join SkillsUSA and put your skills to use. Come to our first informational meeting Wednesday Sept. 19th 6:50am Room A113.  

 Want to talk about your poetry and offer feedback on other student's poems? Or thinking about trying out for the Spoken Word Team? Come to Spoken Word club this Thursday in B127 at 2:45. Bring 5 printed copies of a poem on which you want feedback. Or just come to offer you opinions.

 

Would you be interesting in paddling down a river with eagles soaring above or mountain biking some of the suburb's best trails or simply enjoying a fall day playing FROLF? If so, the Outdoor Club may be perfect for you. The Outdoor Club will have its first meeting this Wed, Sept 19th, at 6:40 am in Forum Room C204 at Main. See Mr. Mertz with ?'s

 

Homecoming T-shirts are available for $5 in the Main Office. Get yours before they are gone.

182. That's approximately how many days left until spring break. Don't spend that time waiting; spend that time planning. Planning that is, to go to London with to explore British culture, theatre, and history. Come learn all about the trip whilst enjoying tea and scones on Tues. Sept. 25th at 7:00 pm in C202. Contact Mrs. Cagney with questions.  

Attention Sophomores: We have Guidance Essentials this week in the Large Forum Room (C202) at the beginning of all lunch periods.  Today - Ms. Block's students (H-Pa)    Thursday - Mr. Stadt's students (Pe-Z).  Bring your student ID and your Chromebook or a phone that has internet access.


September 18, 2018

 

Order your Class Ring and Letter Jacket during Family Order Night tomorrow in the Commons, from 5 to 7, or during lunch periods on Friday, September 21st  in the Commons.  Extra Packets are available in the Class Houses. For questions, contact Herff Jones at 815-756-4743, or visit them online at www.herffjonesil.com

Guten Morgen!  German Club will meet this Thursday, September 20th, from 2:40 to 4:30 in D104 at the Main Building.  We will be decorating our Homecoming Window.  Hope to see you there!

 

The next UNICEF meeting will be this Friday after school in C202.  Come join us to work on our homecoming window!

 

NVeco wants to remind you to put ONLY recyclables in the recycle bins.  This includes plastic bottles, aluminum cans, and paper. This excludes food and gum wrappers, plastic straws, and kleenex. When in doubt, put it in the trash. Please RECYCLE plastic bottles WITH CAPS! Thank you!

Juniors and Seniors:  Mark your calendars for Financial Aid Night at NVHS next Monday Sept. 24th.  Learn about the financial aid process from an expert!

 

If you have lost any items the school year please visit the lost and found in the commons to claim your items.

 

 B-A-D-M-I-N-T-O-N. Badminton! If you are thinking about trying out for this year's girls badminton team, you AND your parents should come to the pre-season meeting that is being held on Thursday, Sept. 27. 6:00pm for returning players. 6:30pm for all freshmen. BFC Main Gym.  

 Do you like money? Put your money to work; join Finance Club to learn more about investing. Our meeting is this coming Tuesday after school in D237.

 

Are you Passionate about something? Join SkillsUSA and put your skills to use. Come to our first informational meeting Wednesday Sept. 19th 6:50am Room A113.  

 Want to talk about your poetry and offer feedback on other student's poems? Or thinking about trying out for the Spoken Word Team? Come to Spoken Word club this Thursday in B127 at 2:45. Bring 5 printed copies of a poem on which you want feedback. Or just come to offer you opinions.

 

Would you be interesting in paddling down a river with eagles soaring above or mountain biking some of the suburb's best trails or simply enjoying a fall day playing FROLF? If so, the Outdoor Club may be perfect for you. The Outdoor Club will have its first meeting this Wed, Sept 19th, at 6:40 am in Forum Room C204 at Main. See Mr. Mertz with ?'s

Star Raider Leaders - There will be a short meeting tomorrow at 6:45am in C202 to discuss our Homecoming window.

Homecoming T-shirts are available for $5 in the Main Office. Get yours before they are gone.

182. That's approximately how many days left until spring break. Don't spend that time waiting; spend that time planning. Planning that is, to go to London with to explore British culture, theatre, and history. Come learn all about the trip whilst enjoying tea and scones on Tues. Sept. 25th at 7:00 pm in C202. Contact Mrs. Cagney with questions.  

Attention Sophomores: We have Guidance Essentials this week in the Large Forum Room (C202) at the beginning of all lunch periods. Tuesday - Mrs. Fong's students (A-G)   Wednesday - Ms. Block's students (H-Pa)    Thursday - Mr. Stadt's students (Pe-Z).  Bring your student ID and your Chromebook or a phone that has internet access.

Think about this…

Life is hard enough as it is, so we can make it easier on one another by being kind. In our kindness, we can inspire kindness in others, making life just a little better, one smile at a time.


"

September 17, 2018

 

Order your Class Ring and Letter Jacket during Family Order Night on Wednesday, September 19th,  in the Commons, from 5 to 7, or during lunch periods on Friday, September 21st  in the Commons.  Extra Packets are available in the Class Houses. For questions, contact Herff Jones at 815-756-4743, or visit them online at www.herffjonesil.com

From child marriages to human trafficking, there are many gender-based issues around the world that we often overlook. Join NV’s Women’s Empowerment club for their first meeting today  in room B125 to learn more about global women’s issues and to offer your own hand in empowering women around the world.  

Come and join the NVHS chess team!  All are welcome.  Earn a chance to play competitively on one of our top 8 boards The first meeting is today right after school in room D221 at the main campus. Contact Mr. Fox or Mr. Gambino in the math department for more information.

NVeco wants to remind you to put ONLY recyclables in the recycle bins.  This includes plastic bottles, aluminum cans, and paper. This excludes food and gum wrappers, plastic straws, and kleenex. When in doubt, put it in the trash. Please RECYCLE plastic bottles WITH CAPS! Thank you!

Do you think you can dance? Participate in  “Neuqua Knows It Can Dance” on Monday, September 24th at 7 PM in the Main Gym.  Soloists or groups of any size are welcome to compete in this fun, friendly dance competition! The winners will be invited to perform in the 2019 Orchesis Showcase! Registration forms can be found on neuquavalleyorchesis.com.

The Aspiring Medical Professionals club will meet today after school in C105.

 

 B-A-D-M-I-N-T-O-N. Badminton! If you are thinking about trying out for this year's girls badminton team, you AND your parents should come to the pre-season meeting that is being held on Thursday, Sept. 27. 6:00pm for returning players. 6:30pm for all freshmen. BFC Main Gym.  

 Do you like money? Put your money to work; join Finance Club to learn more about investing. Our meeting is this coming Tuesday after school in D237.

Science Olympiad will have its first informational meeting today in C205 at the Main building. If you are unable to attend, please email, Mrs. Mueller, Dr. Fuys, or Mr. Tegtmeyer. We hope to see you there!

Looking for a creative outlet?  Come join art club and find joy in making art and new friends.  Art club will meet today in room A109 after school.  All are welcome!

 Are you Passionate about something? Join SkillsUSA and put your skills to use. Come to our first informational meeting Wednesday Sept. 19th 6:50am Room A113.  

The next UNICEF meeting is this Friday, after school in C202.  Come join us to decorate the UNICEF homecoming window!

 

Would you be interesting in paddling down a river with eagles soaring above or mountain biking some of the suburb's best trails or simply enjoying a fall day playing FROLF? If so, the Outdoor Club may be perfect for you. The Outdoor Club will have its first meeting this Wed, Sept 19th, at 6:40 am in Forum Room C204 at Main. See Mr. Mertz with ?'s

Star Raider Leaders - There will be a short meeting Wednesday, Sept. 19 at 6:45am in C202 to discuss our Homecoming window.

Homecoming T-shirts are available for $5 in the Main Office. Get yours before they are gone.

 Did you know…

In a study conducted at the University of California, students were assigned to do five random acts of kindness per week for a period of six weeks. At the end of the study, the students' levels of happiness had increased by 41.66 percent. Being kind has a profoundly positive effect on happiness. Let’s be kind Wildcats!

 

 


September 14, 2018

 

Order your Class Ring and Letter Jacket during Family Order Night on Wednesday, September 19th,  in the Commons, from 5 to 7, or during lunch periods on Friday, September 21st  in the Commons.  Extra Packets are available in the Class Houses. For questions, contact Herff Jones at 815-756-4743, or visit them online at www.herffjonesil.com

From child marriages to human trafficking, there are many gender-based issues around the world that we often overlook. Join NV’s Women’s Empowerment club for their first meeting on Monday, Sept. 17 in room B125 to learn more about global women’s issues and to offer your own hand in empowering women around the world.  

Come and join the NVHS chess team!  All are welcome.  Earn a chance to play competitively on one of our top 8 boards The first meeting is Monday, September 17 right after school in room D221 at the main campus. Contact Mr. Fox or Mr. Gambino in the math department for more information.

NVeco wants to remind you to put ONLY recyclables in the recycle bins.  This includes plastic bottles, aluminum cans, and paper. This excludes food and gum wrappers, plastic straws, and kleenex. When in doubt, put it in the trash. Please RECYCLE plastic bottles WITH CAPS! Thank you!

Do you think you can dance? Participate in  “Neuqua Knows It Can Dance” on Monday, September 24th at 7 PM in the Main Gym.  Soloists or groups of any size are welcome to compete in this fun, friendly dance competition! The winners will be invited to perform in the 2019 Orchesis Showcase! Registration forms can be found on neuquavalleyorchesis.com.

The Aspiring Medical Professionals club will meet Monday Sept 17 after school in C105.

The first drama club meeting is today after school in B102 at the main campus.

 Do you like money? Put your money to work; join Finance Club to learn more about investing. Our meeting is this coming Tuesday after school in D237.

Are you interested in tech, costumes, acting, directing, dance, or anything Theatre? If so, you are invited to attend the 3 day field trip to the Illinois High School Theatre Festival. See nvhstheatre.com for registration materials! Forms are due Monday, September 17th. Space is limited!

 Do you write spoken word poetry and want the chance to perform for a live audience? The Spoken Word Team  is holding auditions for the Louder than a Bomb team on Tuesday, October  2nd at 2:45 pm  in room B127. For more information, talk to Mr. Bodwell in the Main LMC or go to nvspokenword.org.

Science Olympiad will have its first informational meeting on Monday 9/17 in C205 at the Main building. If you are unable to attend, please email, Mrs. Mueller, Dr. Fuys, or Mr. Tegtmeyer. We hope to see you there!

Looking for a creative outlet?  Come join art club and find joy in making art and new friends.  Art club will meet on Monday September 17th in room A109 after school.  All are welcome!

Attention Neuqua Olympics team captains and sponsors. Don’t forget to attend one of the informational meetings on Monday September 17th at either 6:50 or 2:35 in C200.

For the 1st time ever, Intramurals is offering a 3 verses 3 basketball tournament.  Who has the best 3 person team on campus?  Boys teams, girls teams, and co-ed teams are welcome to sign up.  Go to NVHSintramurals.com to sign up.  Contact Mr.Bathan if you have any questions.

Would you be interesting in paddling down a river with eagles soaring above or mountain biking some of the suburb's best trails or simply enjoying a fall day playing FROLF? If so, the Outdoor Club may be perfect for you. The Outdoor Club will have its first meeting this Wed, Sept 19th, at 6:40 am in Forum Room C204 at Main. See Mr. Mertz with ?'s

Attention Music Students - Would you like to share your passion for music by providing service to your school and community? Join the Tri-M Music Honor Society. Activities include performances in the community, ushering at Neuqua concerts and fundraising for worthy musical causes. See your music teacher for more information.

Don’t forget…

Kindness includes being kind to yourself. Do you treat yourself kindly? Do you speak gently and kindly to yourself and take good care of yourself? Be kind!

 

 


September 13, 2018

 

Order your Class Ring and Letter Jacket during Family Order  Night on Wednesday, September 19th,  in the Commons, from 5 to 7, or during lunch periods on Friday, September 21st  in the Commons.  Extra Packets are available in the Class Houses. For questions, contact Herff Jones at 815-756-4743, or visit them online at www.herffjonesil.com

From child marriages to human trafficking, there are many gender-based issues around the world that we often overlook. Join NV’s Women’s Empowerment club for their first meeting on Monday, Sept. 17 in room B125 to learn more about global women’s issues and to offer your own hand in empowering women around the world.  

Come and join the NVHS chess team!  All are welcome.  Earn a chance to play competitively on one of our top 8 boards The first meeting is Monday, September 17 right after school in room D221 at the main campus. Contact Mr. Fox or Mr. Gambino in the math department for more information.

NVeco wants to remind you to put ONLY recyclables in the recycle bins.  This includes plastic bottles, aluminum cans, and paper. This excludes food and gum wrappers, plastic straws, and kleenex. When in doubt, put it in the trash. Please RECYCLE plastic bottles WITH CAPS! Thank you!

Do you think you can dance? Participate in  “Neuqua Knows It Can Dance” on Monday, September 24th at 7 PM in the Main Gym.  Soloists or groups of any size are welcome to compete in this fun, friendly dance competition! The winners will be invited to perform in the 2019 Orchesis Showcase! Registration forms can be found on neuquavalleyorchesis.com.

You have the chance to save the planet. Will you accept the challenge? Join Environment Club (also known as NVeco) on September 20, from 2:30-3:30, in C204. ALL are welcome. This is our first meeting. We look forward to meeting you!

The first drama club meeting is tomorrow after school in B102 at the main campus.

Do you question your existence? Are dank memes the meaning of life? Do you want to know more about people like Nietzsche and Camus, or topics like existentialism and nihilism? Or just want Oreos? Then come to philosophy club this Thursday to our first meeting of the year in room B207 right after school.

Are you interested in tech, costumes, acting, directing, dance, or anything Theatre? If so, you are invited to attend the 3 day field trip to the Illinois High School Theatre Festival. See nvhstheatre.com for registration materials! Forms are due Monday, September 17th. Space is limited!

 Do you write spoken word poetry and want the chance to perform for a live audience? The Spoken Word Team  is holding auditions for the Louder than a Bomb team on Tuesday, October  2nd at 2:45 pm  in room B127. For more information, talk to Mr. Bodwell in the Main LMC or go to nvspokenword.org.

Science Olympiad will have its first informational meeting on Monday 9/17 in C205 at the Main building. If you are unable to attend, please email, Mrs Mueller, Dr. Fuys, or Mr. Tegtmeyer. We hope to see you there!

Looking for a creative outlet?  Come join art club and find joy in making art and new friends.  Art club will meet on Monday September 17th in room A109 after school.  All are welcome!

Attention Neuqua Olympics team captains and sponsors. Don’t forget to attend one of the informational meetings on Monday September 17th at either 6:50 or 2:35 in C200.

For the 1st time ever, Intramurals is offering a 3 verses 3 basketball tournament.  Who has the best 3 person team on campus?  Boys teams, girls teams, and co-ed teams are welcome to sign up.  Go to NVHSintramurals.com to sign up.  Contact Mr.Bathan if you have any questions.

Would you be interesting in paddling down a river with eagles soaring above or mountain biking some of the suburb's best trails or simply enjoying a fall day playing FROLF? If so, the Outdoor Club may be perfect for you. The Outdoor Club will have its first meeting this Wed, Sept 19th, at 6:40 am in Forum Room C204 at Main. See Mr. Mertz with ?'s

Attention Music Students - Would you like to share your passion for music by providing service to your school and community? Join the Tri-M Music Honor Society. Activities include performances in the community, ushering at Neuqua concerts and fundraising for worthy musical causes. See your music teacher for more information.

Think about this…

An act of kindness may be a kind word, a smile, an honest compliment, opening a door, refusing to gossip, writing a thank you note or helping carry a heavy load.

As Mark Twain said “The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.

 

September 12, 2018

 

Order your Class Ring and Letter Jacket during Family Order  Night on Wednesday, September 19th,  in the Commons, from 5 to 7, or during lunch periods on Friday, September 21st  in the Commons.  Extra Packets are available in the Class Houses. For questions, contact Herff Jones at 815-756-4743, or visit them online at www.herffjonesil.com

Juniors and Seniors:  Mark your calendars for Financial Aid Night at NVHS on Monday Sept. 24th.  Learn about the financial aid process from an expert!

 

 You have NOT missed the Literary Magazine yet. Mark your calendars for September 25, 2:30-3:15, in C204. See Ms. Schneider in B100 with questions. 

 NVeco wants to remind you to put ONLY recyclables in the recycle bins.  This includes plastic bottles, aluminum cans, and paper. This excludes food and gum wrappers, plastic straws, and kleenex. When in doubt, put it in the trash. Please RECYCLE plastic bottles WITH CAPS! Thank you!

Buenos días! Don't forget about the informational meeting for the Spain trip tonight at 7:30 in room D119. Can't make it? Contact Ms. Tiffin or see your Spanish teacher.

You have the chance to save the planet. Will you accept the challenge? Join Environment Club (also known as NVeco) on September 20, from 2:30-3:30, in C204. ALL are welcome. This is our first meeting. We look forward to meeting you!

The first drama club meeting is Friday after school in B102 at the main campus.

Do you question your existence? Are dank memes the meaning of life? Do you want to know more about people like Nietzsche and Camus, or topics like existentialism and nihilism? Or just want Oreos? Then come to philosophy club this Thursday to our first meeting of the year in room B207 right after school.

Are you interested in tech, costumes, acting, directing, dance, or anything Theatre? If so, you are invited to attend the 3 day field trip to the Illinois High School Theatre Festival. See nvhstheatre.com for registration materials! Forms are due Monday, September 17th. Space is limited!

 Do you write spoken word poetry and want the chance to perform for a live audience? The Spoken Word Team  is holding auditions for the Louder than a Bomb team on Tuesday, October  2nd at 2:45 pm  in room B127. For more information, talk to Mr. Bodwell in the Main LMC or go to nvspokenword.org.

You have NOT missed the Literary Magazine yet. Mark your calendars for September 25, 2:30-3:15, in C204. See Ms. Schneider in B100 with questions.

Did you know…

A great way to support safety in our school is to make sure that we all feel happy and accepted at Neuqua Valley High School Community. Do you notice when people could use a helping hand? A sense of community is created when people are kind to those who need help. Remember to notice opportunities to be kind.


September 11, 2018

 

Atención Spanish students! Interested in traveling the world and exploring cultures? Here is your chance for a stamp on your passport! Neuqua is offering the opportunity to travel to Spain in June 2019. If you are interested there will be informational parent meeting on Wednesday, September 12 at 7:30 pm in room D119. Questions? See Ms. Tiffin.

UNICEF will be having its first meeting of the year today after school in room C204. Stop by to learn how you can get involved in making the world a better place!

 

Are you considering an exciting career in education?  If so, join the Future Educators Club for an overview of the club on Wednesday, September 12th at 6:45 am in Room B103.  We will be discussing upcoming events.  Please see Mr. Mertz or Ms. Jensen with any questions.  See you Wednesday!

Today is the 17th anniversary. of the attacks on America that killed 3,000 and injured 6,000.Help Rho Kappa, the Social Studies Honors Society, commemorate this day.  Write chalk messages of hope outside the front doors before school, get an American flag sticker from a member,and get a yarn memory bracelet in the cafe during lunch.Never Forget.

Looking for a smaller community within the larger Neuqua community? Black Student Alliance is having its first meeting today at 2:45 in C200. We would love to have you join us and bring a friend, too!

Juniors and Seniors:  Mark your calendars for Financial Aid Night at NVHS on Monday Sept. 24th.  Learn about the financial aid process from an expert!

 

GSA's first meeting of the year is today! Join the conversation! See you in B125 at 2:45. See Dr. Hobbs or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Star Raiders will have 1st meeting of the year on September 12th at 6:45am at BFC in the forum room. Please be on time! Any questions please see Mrs. Marple Star Raiders,  DO NOT park in the BFC parking lot for our meetings. You may park in the lot adjacent to school by the softball field, or the skate park.

You have NOT missed the Literary Magazine yet. Mark your calendars for September 25, 2:30-3:15, in C204. See Ms. Schneider in B100 with questions. 

 NVeco wants to remind you to put ONLY recyclables in the recycle bins.  This includes plastic bottles, aluminum cans, and paper. This excludes food and gum wrappers, plastic straws, and kleenex. When in doubt, put it in the trash. Please RECYCLE plastic bottles WITH CAPS! Thank you!

JavaScript, Python, and HTML… oh my! Have you ever wanted to learn how to code but didn’t know where to start? Join Coding Club to find out more! Coding Club is open to all students regardless of coding experience. An informational meeting will be held on Tuesday September 11 at 2:30 in Business Lab D208. See neuquacodes.weebly.com for more info.

You have the chance to save the planet. Will you accept the challenge? Join Environment Club (also known as NVeco) on September 20, from 2:30-3:30, in C204. ALL are welcome. This is our first meeting. We look forward to meeting you!

The first drama club meeting is Friday after school in B102 at the main campus.

Do you question your existence? Are dank memes the meaning of life? Do you want to know more about people like Nietzsche and Camus, or topics like existentialism and nihilism? Or just want Oreos? Then come to philosophy club this Thursday to our first meeting of the year in room B207 right after school.

 


September 10, 2018

 

 

Atención Spanish students! Interested in traveling the world and exploring cultures? Here is your chance for a stamp on your passport! Neuqua is offering the opportunity to travel to Spain in June 2019. If you are interested there will be informational parent meeting on Wednesday, September 12 at 7:30 pm in room D119. Questions? See Ms. Tiffin.

UNICEF will be having its first meeting of the year today after school in room C204. Stop by to learn how you can get involved in making the world a better place!

 

Are you considering an exciting career in education?  If so, join the Future Educators Club for an overview of the club on Wednesday, September 12th at 6:45 am in Room B103.  We will be discussing upcoming events.  Please see Mr. Mertz or Ms. Jensen with any questions.  See you Wednesday!

Tues, Sept 11th is the 17th anniversary. of the attacks on America that killed 3,000 and injured 6,000.Help Rho Kappa, the Social Studies Honors Society, commemorate this day.  Write chalk messages of hope outside the front doors before school, get an American flag sticker from a member,and get a yarn memory bracelet in the cafe during lunch.Never Forget.

Join us for the first Best Buddies meeting of the year!  An informational meeting will be held on September 10th in the main building cafeteria from 2:30-3:30pm.  Come make some new friends and learn what Best Buddies is all about!

GSA's first meeting of the year is on Tuesday! Join the conversation! See you in B125 at 2:45. See Dr. Hobbs or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

 

GSA's first meeting of the year is on Tuesday! Join the conversation! See you in B125 at 2:45. See Dr. Hobbs or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Star Raiders will have 1st meeting of the year on September 12th at 6:45am at BFC in the forum room. Please be on time! Any questions please see Mrs. Marple Star Raiders,  DO NOT park in the BFC parking lot for our meetings. You may park in the lot adjacent to school by the softball field, or the skate park.

You have NOT missed the Literary Magazine yet. Mark your calendars for September 25, 2:30-3:15, in C204. See Ms. Schneider in B100 with questions. 

 NVeco wants to remind you to put ONLY recyclables in the recycle bins.  This includes plastic bottles, aluminum cans, and paper. This excludes food and gum wrappers, plastic straws, and kleenex. When in doubt, put it in the trash. Please RECYCLE plastic bottles WITH CAPS! Thank you!

JavaScript, Python, and HTML… oh my! Have you ever wanted to learn how to code but didn’t know where to start? Join Coding Club to find out more! Coding Club is open to all students regardless of coding experience. An informational meeting will be held on Tuesday September 11 at 2:30 in Business Lab D208. See neuquacodes.weebly.com for more info.

 


September 7, 2018

 

Tickets for the Neuqua vs Waubonsie Football Game will be on sale during the lunch hours today. Tickets cost $5.00 for Adults and $3.00 for Students. This Friday night's game will be at Waubonsie Valley HS so your Neuqua ID will not get you into the game -- you will need to purchase a ticket.

 Atención Spanish students! Interested in traveling the world and exploring cultures? Here is your chance for a stamp on your passport! Neuqua is offering the opportunity to travel to Spain in June 2019. If you are interested there will be informational parent meeting on Wednesday, September 12 at 7:30 pm in room D119. Questions? See Ms. Tiffin.

UNICEF will be having its first meeting of the year today after school in room C204. Stop by to learn how you can get involved in making the world a better place!

 

Are you considering an exciting career in education?  If so, join the Future Educators Club for an overview of the club on Wednesday, September 12th at 6:45 am in Room B103.  We will be discussing upcoming events.  Please see Mr. Mertz or Ms. Jensen with any questions.  See you Wednesday!

Tues, Sept 11th is the 17th anniversary. of the attacks on America that killed 3,000 and injured 6,000.Help Rho Kappa, the Social Studies Honors Society, commemorate this day.  Write chalk messages of hope outside the front doors before school, get an American flag sticker from a member,and get a yarn memory bracelet in the cafe during lunch.Never Forget.

Join us for the first Best Buddies meeting of the year!  An informational meeting will be held on September 10th in the main building cafeteria from 2:30-3:30pm.  Come make some new friends and learn what Best Buddies is all about!

Let's cook with French Club! Our first meeting is Tuesday, 9/11 at 2:45. We'll learn the art of flipping crepes. No language experience necessary. Find the RSVP link on the flat screens in the hallway.

 

GSA's first meeting of the year is on Tuesday! Join the conversation! See you in B125 at 2:45. See Dr. Hobbs or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

 

Are you interested in improving your public speaking skills? Do you want to find a community of people with passion for writing, debating, and acting? Then join Speech Team! Come to the informational meeting on Monday, September 10th, 2:30 after school at the Main Campus LMC or on Tuesday, September 11th, 2:30 in the Birkett Center Forum room.

Attention all boys interested in trying out for the basketball team this year!  Please attend the only informational meeting on Tuesday, Sept 11th.  Interested varsity players should meet in D223 at 6:45 a.m. and interested sophomores should meet in D225 at 6:30 a.m. If you have any questions, please email or see Coach Sutton.

Anyone interested in off-season weight-training for baseball should meet at the Main Campus Weight room starting on Monday, September 10th. Times run from 5-6:15pm. Fall athletes are not permitted without written consent from their coach. No experience is necessary.

 JavaScript, Python, and HTML… oh my! Have you ever wanted to learn how to code but didn’t know where to start? Join Coding Club to find out more! Coding Club is open to all students regardless of coding experience. An informational meeting will be held on Tuesday September 11 at 2:30 in Business Lab D208. See neuquacodes.weebly.com for more info.

  NVeco wants to remind you to put ONLY recyclables in the recycle bins.  This includes plastic bottles, aluminum cans, and paper. This excludes food and gum wrappers, plastic straws, and kleenex. When in doubt, put it in the trash. Please RECYCLE plastic bottles WITH CAPS! Thank you!

Intramural rock climbing will begin next Monday, Sep. 10th. Be sure to register on NVHSintramurals.com. The fee for participation is $3/day or $10 for the season. We will meet in the BFC auxiliary gym at 2:45. Hope to see you there!

 

 

 

 

 BFC ONLY

Attention all boys interested in trying out for the basketball team this year!  Please attend the only informational meeting on Tuesday, Sept 11th at 6:30 a.m. in the Commons here at the Birkett Freshmen Center.   If you have any questions, please email Coach Cebrzynski.   We hope to see you there!"



September 6, 2018

 

Tickets for the Neuqua vs Waubonsie Football Game will be on sale during the lunch hours on Wed., Thursday and Friday this week.Tickets cost $5.00 for Adults and $3.00 for Students.

This Friday night's game will be at Waubonsie Valley HS so your Neuqua ID will not get you into the game -- you will need to purchase a ticket.

UNICEF will be having its first meeting of the year this Friday after school in room C204. Stop by to learn how you can get involved in making the world a better place!

 

Interact needs your help! Ever want to help the elderly learn computers? We start THIS Saturday, 8:45am in D210--and we would love your help. We also need race volunteers for Sunday, 9/9, Check our website NVHSinteract.org--and come to our meeting on 9/10 at 6:45am in C202. It's not too late to join the largest club at NV!

Are you considering an exciting career in education?  If so, join the Future Educators Club for an overview of the club on Wednesday, September 12th at 6:45 am in Room B103.  We will be discussing upcoming events.  Please see Mr. Mertz or Ms. Jensen with any questions.  See you Wednesday!

Neuqua’s competitive programming team is meeting after school on Thursdays at 2:40 in D200. The team is open to people who have taken AP Computer Science or have had coding experience. Visit nvcomputing.com or contact Mr. Koos with more questions.

Join us for the first Best Buddies meeting of the year!  An informational meeting will be held on September 10th in the main building cafeteria from 2:30-3:30pm.  Come make some new friends and learn what Best Buddies is all about!

Let's cook with French Club! Our first meeting is Tuesday, 9/11 at 2:45. We'll learn the art of flipping crepes. No language experience necessary. Find the RSVP link on the flat screens in the hallway.

GIRLS! Did you know that companies want to hire you for high-paying STEM jobs? There are dozens of career opportunities you might not even know about. The Girls In STEM club informational meeting is Thursday @ 2:45 in room A115. Come find out what we’re all about and help set the agenda for the year. Contact Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions.

¡Buenos días! Do you want to do some fun things with Spanish language and culture this year? Spanish Club will hold their first meeting this Thursday from 2:40-3:30 in D119 at the Main Campus. ALL levels are welcome! ¡Nos vemos pronto!

Moroccan Nights Homecoming Court voting will take place  today. Vote online at neuquastudent.org.

Are you interested in improving your public speaking skills? Do you want to find a community of people with passion for writing, debating, and acting? Then join Speech Team! Come to the informational meeting on Monday, September 10th, 2:30 after school at the Main Campus LMC or on Tuesday, September 11th, 2:30 in the Birkett Center Forum room.

Attention all boys interested in trying out for the basketball team this year!  Please attend the only informational meeting on Tuesday, Sept 11th.  Interested varsity players should meet in D223 at 6:45 a.m. and interested sophomores should meet in D225 at 6:30 a.m. If you have any questions, please email or see Coach Sutton.

Have you ever wanted to run for office because you wanted to improve your community? Or, is your secret goal to incinerate democracy? Why not do both in Youth and Government? To learn more, come to an info meeting TODAY in C202 at Main or J212 at the Freshman building.

Guten Morgen!  German Club will have its first meeting of the year this Thursday, 9/6, from 2:40 to 3:15 in D104 at the Main Building.  Come eat some gummy bears, play German trivia, and learn about activities for this year!  ALL are welcome--no German skills required!

Anyone interested in off-season weight-training for baseball should meet at the Main Campus Weight room starting on Monday, September 10th. Times run from 5-6:15pm. Fall athletes are not permitted without written consent from their coach. No experience is necessary.

 JavaScript, Python, and HTML… oh my! Have you ever wanted to learn how to code but didn’t know where to start? Join Coding Club to find out more! Coding Club is open to all students regardless of coding experience. An informational meeting will be held on Tuesday September 11 at 2:30 in Business Lab D208. See neuquacodes.weebly.com for more info.

Flag Football registration is now open.  Get a team together and sign up at NVHSintamurals.com  See Mr.Casey or Mr.Hass for details.

 NVeco wants to remind you to put ONLY recyclables in the recycle bins.  This includes plastic bottles, aluminum cans, and paper. This excludes food and gum wrappers, plastic straws, and kleenex. When in doubt, put it in the trash. Please RECYCLE plastic bottles WITH CAPS! Thank you!

Intramural rock climbing will begin next Monday, Sep. 10th. Be sure to register on NVHSintramurals.com. The fee for participation is $3/day or $10 for the season. We will meet in the BFC auxiliary gym at 2:45. Hope to see you there!

 

 

 

 

 BFC ONLY

Attention all boys interested in trying out for the basketball team this year!  Please attend the only informational meeting on Tuesday, Sept 11th at 6:30 a.m. in the Commons here at the Birkett Freshmen Center.   If you have any questions, please email Coach Cebrzynski.   We hope to see you there!"


September 5, 2018

 

Tickets for the Neuqua vs Waubonsie Football Game will be on sale during the lunch hours on Wed., Thursday and Friday this week.Tickets cost $5.00 for Adults and $3.00 for Students.

This Friday night's game will be at Waubonsie Valley HS so your Neuqua ID will not get you into the game -- you will need to purchase a ticket.

 

Attention all Neuqua drivers. If you do not have a Neuqua parking sticker, you are not allowed to park in the Neuqua parking lot.  Juniors waiting on the parking lottery can park in the skate park lot up to September 10th without penalty.  The bus is always a great option as well.  

Interact needs your help! Ever want to help the elderly learn computers? We start THIS Saturday, 8:45am in D210--and we would love your help. We also need race volunteers for Sunday, 9/9, Check our website NVHSinteract.org--and come to our meeting on 9/10 at 6:45am in C202. It's not too late to join the largest club at NV!

Do you want free Homecoming Tickets for you and 11 of your closest friends?  Then simply find yourself a team and register for the 1st ever Neuqua Olympics.  Team registration forms are available on your student splash page and in the various class houses.  Entry fee is $20 per team!  Sign up today, don’t delay!

Neuqua’s competitive programming team is meeting after school on Thursdays at 2:40 in D200. The team is open to people who have taken AP Computer Science or have had coding experience. Visit nvcomputing.com or contact Mr. Koos with more questions.

Hey you! The girl reading a book right now during announcements. Or that guy in the corner still thinking about that novel he read last night until 2 am - Guess what?! There are people around school just like you who love to read and talk about books. Come join us this Wednesday at 2:15 in the Main LMC to find out more about the Neuqua Book Club.

Let's cook with French Club! Our first meeting is Tuesday, 9/11 at 2:45. We'll learn the art of flipping crepes. No language experience necessary. Find the RSVP link on the flat screens in the hallway.

GIRLS! Did you know that companies want to hire you for high-paying STEM jobs? There are dozens of career opportunities you might not even know about. The Girls In STEM club informational meeting is Thursday @ 2:45 in room A115. Come find out what we’re all about and help set the agenda for the year. Contact Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions.

¡Buenos días! Do you want to do some fun things with Spanish language and culture this year? Spanish Club will hold their first meeting this Thursday from 2:40-3:30 in D119 at the Main Campus. ALL levels are welcome! ¡Nos vemos pronto!

Moroccan Nights Homecoming Court voting will take place Thursday, September 6th. Vote online at neuquastudent.org.

Are you interested in improving your public speaking skills? Do you want to find a community of people with passion for writing, debating, and acting? Then join Speech Team! Come to the informational meeting on Monday, September 10th, 2:30 after school at the Main Campus LMC or on Tuesday, September 11th, 2:30 in the Birkett Center Forum room.

Attention all boys interested in trying out for the basketball team this year!  Please attend the only informational meeting on Tuesday, Sept 11th.  Interested varsity players should meet in D223 at 6:45 a.m. and interested sophomores should meet in D225 at 6:30 a.m. If you have any questions, please email or see Coach Sutton.

What the hecka? Join DECA! Our next meeting is Thursday 9/6 at 6:45 am in the AUDITORIUM. Topics will include DECA Competitive Events and Membership. Join us and bring a friend to learn more, or contact Ms. K in the business department.

Guten Morgen!  German Club will have its first meeting of the year this Thursday, 9/6, from 2:40 to 3:15 in D104 at the Main Building.  Come eat some gummy bears, play German trivia, and learn about activities for this year!  ALL are welcome--no German skills required!

Anyone interested in off-season weight-training for baseball should meet at the Main Campus Weight room starting on Monday, September 10th. Times run from 5-6:15pm. Fall athletes are not permitted without written consent from their coach. No experience is necessary.

Have you ever thought that Nerf Guns were too dangerous? Or that all bills should be put into motion on April 20th? If you checked yes to any of these things, then Youth and Government is the place for you! To learn more, come to an info meeting after school this Thursday in C202 at Main or J212 at the Freshman building.

Flag Football registration is now open.  Get a team together and sign up at NVHSintamurals.com  See Mr.Casey or Mr.Hass for details.

What the hecka, join BPA!! Business Professionals of America will hold it's second informational meeting this Thursday morning at 6:45 in the large forum room. See Mr. Cebrzynski, Mr. Geers, or Mrs. Schmidtgall for questions.

Intramural rock climbing will begin next Monday, Sep. 10th. Be sure to register on NVHSintramurals.com. The fee for participation is $3/day or $10 for the season. We will meet in the BFC auxiliary gym at 2:45. Hope to see you there!

Main Only:

Are you considering an exciting career in education?  If so, join the Future Educators Club for an overview of the club on Wednesday, September 12th at 6:45 am in Room B103.  We will be discussing upcoming events.  Please see Mr. Mertz or Ms. Jensen with any questions.  See you Wednesday!

 

BFC Only:

Anyone interested in wrestling please attend a preseason meeting in the BFC forum room Thursday, September 6th at 7:00am - We will detail our preseason training opportunities.  No experience needed and only non-fall athletes should attend.  See Coach Mucha with questions 

BFC ONLY

Are you considering an exciting career in education? If so, join the Future Educators Club for an overview of the club Thursday, Sept. 6th at 2:25 pm in Room H129 right here at the Birkett Center. We will be discussing upcoming events. Please see Mr. Mertz or Ms. Jensen with any questions. See you Thursday!

BFC ONLY

Are you considering an exciting career in education?  If so, join the Educators Rising Club for an overview of the club Thursday, Sept. 6th at 2:25 pm in Room H129 right here at the Birkett Center.  We will be discussing upcoming events.  Please see Mr. Mertz or Ms. Jensen with any questions.  See you Thursday!

 BFC ONLY

Attention all boys interested in trying out for the basketball team this year!  Please attend the only informational meeting on Tuesday, Sept 11th at 6:30 a.m. in the Commons here at the Birkett Freshmen Center.   If you have any questions, please email Coach Cebrzynski.   We hope to see you there!"

September 4, 2018

 

They 2017-2018 yearbooks have been distributed. If you missed School Readiness Days, your yearbook is with Ms. Gatto at the front desk.  Extras are also available to purchase. See Ms. Jakubas with questions.

 

Attention all Neuqua drivers. If you do not have  a Neuqua parking sticker, you are not allowed to park in the Neuqua parking lot.  Juniors waiting on the parking lottery can park in the skate park lot up to September 10th without penalty.  The bus is always a great option as well.  

Are you interested in earning a trip to our nation’s capital? Would you like to learn about model rocketry from a rocket engineer? The launch of the Neuqua Valley Rocket Club is today after school in room A115. Join for the competition or just for fun. You’ll have a blast! Contact Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions.

Do you want free Homecoming Tickets for you and 11 of your closest friends?  Then simply find yourself a team and register for the 1st ever Neuqua Olympics.  Team registration forms are available on your student splash page and in the various class houses.  Entry fee is $20 per team!  Sign up today, don’t delay!

Neuqua’s competitive programming team is meeting after school on Thursdays at 2:40 in D200. The team is open to people who have taken AP Computer Science or have had coding experience. Visit nvcomputing.com or contact Mr. Koos with more questions.

Hey you! The girl reading a book right now during announcements. Or that guy in the corner still thinking about that novel he read last night until 2 am - Guess what?! There are people around school just like you who love to read and talk about books. Come join us this Wednesday at 2:15 in the Main LMC to find out more about the Neuqua Book Club.

Let's cook with French Club! Our first meeting is Tuesday, 9/11 at 2:45. We'll learn the art of flipping crepes. No language experience necessary. Find the RSVP link on the flat screens in the hallway.

GIRLS! Did you know that companies want to hire you for high-paying STEM jobs? There are dozens of career opportunities you might not even know about. The Girls In STEM club informational meeting is Thursday @ 2:45 in room A115. Come find out what we’re all about and help set the agenda for the year. Contact Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions.

¡Buenos días! Do you want to do some fun things with Spanish language and culture this year? Spanish Club will hold their first meeting this Thursday from 2:40-3:30 in D119 at the Main Campus. ALL levels are welcome! ¡Nos vemos pronto!

Main Bldg Only

Any student interested in wrestling please attend a preseason meeting in C200 Wednesday, September 5th at 7:00 AM. We will detail our preseason training opportunities. No experience is needed and only non-fall athletes should attend Questions - See Coach Mucha with questions

BFC Only:

Anyone interested in wrestling please attend a preseason meeting in the BFC forum room Thursday, September 6th at 7:00am - We will detail our preseason training opportunities.  No experience needed and only non-fall athletes should attend.  See Coach Mucha with questions 

BFC ONLY

Are you considering an exciting career in education? If so, join the Future Educators Club for an overview of the club Thursday, Sept. 6th at 2:25 pm in Room H129 right here at the Birkett Center. We will be discussing upcoming events. Please see Mr. Mertz or Ms. Jensen with any questions. See you Thursday!

BFC ONLY

Are you considering an exciting career in education?  If so, join the Educators Rising Club for an overview of the club Thursday, Sept. 6th at 2:25 pm in Room H129 right here at the Birkett Center.  We will be discussing upcoming events.  Please see Mr. Mertz or Ms. Jensen with any questions.  See you Thursday!


August 30, 2018

 Seniors - today is the last day for Guidance Essentials. If you have not already attended, please be sure to go to the large forum room today during the first half of your lunch period today.. An extremely important discussion about college applications, deadlines, and steps to requesting your transcript.  

If you're interested in auditioning for the children's show production of "Stuart Little" on September 4th or 5th, visit nvhstheatre.com for details or contact Mrs. Van Milligen.

 

Do you love writing and sharing your poetry, especially Spoken Word poetry?  In Spoken Word Club, we get together to write and improve our poems together. You just need a pen, paper, and your ideas. Come to our meeting 2:45-3:45 pm this Thursday in room B127 at the main building to check us out.

Have you ever thought you might want to be the next kid President? If not, what about becoming a lawyer and fighting for what's right? Join Youth and Government to get started! To learn more, come to an info meeting after school on TODAY in C202 at Main or J212 at the Freshman building.

 

They 2017-2018 yearbooks have been distributed. If you missed School Readiness Days, your yearbook is with Ms. Gatto at the front desk.  Extras are also available to purchase. See Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Do you like to watch movies or even make them? Do you enjoy media and want to learn more about it? Then come and join the TV/Film Club. We are meeting for the first time today after school and all Neuqua Students are invited. Hope to see you there.

Any student interested in wrestling please attend a preseason meeting in C200 Wednesday, September 5th at 7:00 AM. We will detail our preseason training opportunities. No experience is needed and only non-fall athletes should attend Questions - See Coach Mucha "

 

Attention all Neuqua drivers. If you do not have  a Neuqua parking sticker, you are not allowed to park in the Neuqua parking lot.  Juniors waiting on the parking lottery can park in the skate park lot up to September 10th without penalty.  The bus is always a great option as well.  

Backpacks and string bags are NOT allowed inside the football stadium so please leave them in your car or locker. If you have an Athletic Pass on your school ID, please bring the actual ID to the football game as the ID's on your phone do not display your Athletic Pass.

Are you considering an exciting career in education?  If so, join the Educators Rising Club for an overview of the club Thursday, Sept. 6th at 2:25 pm in Room H129 right here at the Birkett Center.  We will be discussing upcoming events.  Please see Mr. Mertz or Ms. Jensen with any questions.  See you Thursday!

Are you interested in earning a trip to our nation’s capital? Would you like to learn about model rocketry from a rocket engineer? The launch of the Neuqua Valley Rocket Club is Tuesday, September 4th after school in room A115. Join for the competition or just for fun. You’ll have a blast! Contact Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions.

Do you want free Homecoming Tickets for you and 11 of your closest friends?Then simply find yourself a team and register for the 1st ever Neuqua Olympics.Team registration forms are available on your student splash page and in the various class houses.Entry fee is $20 per team!  Sign up today, don’t delay!

Neuqua’s competitive programming team is meeting after school on Thursdays at 2:40 in D200. The team is open to people who have taken AP Computer Science or have had coding experience. Visit nvcomputing.com or contact Mr. Koos with more questions.

 

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                                 

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             


August 29, 2018

 The Neuqua Robotics Club will hold an informational meeting today at 2:45 in Room A113.  Come learn about the club and how to apply.  Check out nvwiredcats.org for more information.

Attention Juniors!  Today is the last day to turn in your parking application if you want to be entered into the parking lottery.  Applications are accepted in the Sophomore Class House.  Results will be posted September 4. RFemember you may not park at NVHS until you have a sticker.

Seniors we will have Guidance Essentials today through Thursday August 30th. An extremely important discussion about college applications, deadlines, and steps to requesting your transcript. First half of your lunch period. Please attend on your assigned day.

If you're interested in auditioning for the children's show production of "Stuart Little" on September 4th or 5th, visit nvhstheatre.com for details or contact Mrs. Van Milligen.

 

Do you love writing and sharing your poetry, especially Spoken Word poetry?  In Spoken Word Club, we get together to write and improve our poems together. You just need a pen, paper, and your ideas. Come to our meeting 2:45-3:45 pm this Thursday in room B127 at the main building to check us out.

Sick of corrupt politicians and think you can do better? Join Youth and Government! Fight fake news and learn how YOU can rule the world by learning about government, politics, and law! To learn more, come to an info meeting after school TOMORROW in C202 at Main or J212 at the Freshman building.

 

They 2017-2018 yearbooks have been distributed. If you missed School Readiness Days, your yearbook is with Ms. Gatto at the front desk.  Extras are also available to purchase. See Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Do you like to watch movies or even make them? Do you enjoy media and want to learn more about it? Then come and join the TV/Film Club. We are meeting for the first time Thursday after school and all Neuqua Students are invited. Hope to see you there.

 

Do you like to watch movies or even make them? Do you enjoy media and want to learn more about it? Then come and join the TV/Film Club. We are meeting for the first time Thursday after school and all Neuqua Students are invited. Hope to see you there.

 

Are you lifeguard certified and looking to make money?   Contact Mr. Allen in the senior class house if you are interested in guarding swim practices during the school year.  

Have you ever thought you might want to be the next kid President? If not, what about becoming a lawyer and fighting for what's right? Join Youth and Government to get started! To learn more, come to an info meeting after school on Thursday, August 30th, or Thursday, September 6th in C202 at Main or J212 at the Freshman building.

Attention all Neuqua drivers. If you do not have  a Neuqua parking sticker, you are not allowed to park in the Neuqua parking lot.  Juniors waiting on the parking lottery can park in the skate park lot up to September 10th without penalty.  The bus is always a great option as well.  

Business Professionals of America will have its first meeting this Thursday morning at 6:45 in the large forum room. Interested new members must be currently enrolled or have previously taken a business class. Come check it out for more information!

What the hecka? Join DECA! An informational meeting will be held at 6:50 a.m. this Thursday in C204 at main. DECA is open to any student enrolled in a business class. More info can be found at nvhsdeca.weebly.com or see Ms. K in the business department.

Backpacks and string bags are NOT allowed inside the football stadium so please leave them in your car or locker. If you have an Athletic Pass on your school ID, please bring the actual ID to the football game as the ID's on your phone do not display your Athletic Pass.

August 28, 2018

Attention Seniors!  Please pick up your parking stickers in the Sophomore Class House.

The Neuqua Robotics Club will hold an informational meeting today at 2:45 in Room A113.  Come learn about the club and how to apply.  Check out nvwiredcats.org for more information.

Attention Juniors!  Parking applications must be submitted by August 29 in the Sophomore Class House to be entered into the lottery.  Results will be posted September 4 Only Seniors may park in the lot at this time. Anyone parking in the Neuqua lot without permission will be stickered. Sophomores and Juniors can park in the skate park free of charge until September 10th.

Seniors we will begin Guidance Essentials today through Thursday August 30th. An extremely important discussion about college applications, deadlines, and steps to requesting your transcript. First half of your lunch period. Please attend on your assigned day.

If you're interested in auditioning for the children's show production of "Stuart Little" on September 4th or 5th, visit nvhstheatre.com for details or contact Mrs. Van Milligen.

 

Do you love writing and sharing your poetry, especially Spoken Word poetry?  In Spoken Word Club, we get together to write and improve our poems together. You just need a pen, paper, and your ideas. Come to our meeting 2:45-3:45 pm this Thursday in room B127 at the main building to check us out.

Seniors College Information Night will take place tonight. We are hosting two sessions at 6:30 pm and 8pm in the Main Auditorium. We will be covering all steps needed to apply to college!

Join Student Council at the first class meeting on Tuesday, August 28th at 6:45am in the forum rooms at main! Please see nvhsstudentcouncil.weebly.com for details!

Interested in getting involved in theatre this school year? Come to the Back-to-School Theatre Rally today right after school in the main campus auditorium. At the rally, all shows will be announced by the directors and there will be free pizza for all that attend. Don’t miss out!

Hey you! The girl reading a book right now during announcements. Or that guy in the corner still thinking about that novel he read last night until 2 am Guess what?! There are people around school just like you who love to read and talk about books. Come join us this Wednesday at 2:15 in the Main LMC to find out more about the Neuqua Book Club.

Are you lifeguard certified and looking to make money?   Contact Mr. Allen in the senior class house if you are interested in guarding swim practices during the school year.  

Have you ever thought you might want to be the next kid President? If not, what about becoming a lawyer and fighting for what's right? Join Youth and Government to get started! To learn more, come to an info meeting after school on Thursday, August 30th, or Thursday, September 6th in C202 at Main or J212 at the Freshman building.

Attention all Neuqua drivers. If you do not have  a Neuqua parking sticker, you are not allowed to park in the Neuqua parking lot.  Juniors waiting on the parking lottery can park in the skate park lot up to September 10th without penalty.  The bus is always a great option as well.  

Business Professionals of America will have its first meeting this Thursday morning at 6:45 in the large forum room. Interested new members must be currently enrolled or have previously taken a business class. Come check it out for more information!

What the hecka? Join DECA! An informational meeting will be held at 6:50 a.m. this Thursday in C204 at main. DECA is open to any student enrolled in a business class. More info can be found at nvhsdeca.weebly.com or see Ms. K in the business department.

August 27, 2018

Attention Seniors!  Please pick up your parking stickers in the Sophomore Class House.

The Neuqua Robotics Club will hold an informational meeting on Tuesday, August 28th at 2:45 in Room A113.  Come learn about the club and how to apply.  Check out nvwiredcats.org for more information.

Attention Juniors!  Parking applications must be submitted by August 29 in the Sophomore Class House to be entered into the lottery.  Results will be posted September 4.

Seniors we will begin Guidance Essentials on Tuesday Aug 28 through Thursday August 30th. An extremely important discussion about college applications, deadlines, and steps to requesting your transcript. First half of your lunch period. Please attend on your assigned day.

Hey juniors and seniors, do you want to be a director for freshman one-acts? If so, review the information on at www.NVHSTheatre.com and sign up for a director interview on Thursday, August 23, or Friday, August 24.  Contact Mrs. Rossi with questions.

Do you love writing and sharing your poetry, especially Spoken Word poetry?  In Spoken Word Club, we get together to write and improve our poems together. You just need a pen, paper, and your ideas. Come to our meeting 2:45-3:45 pm this Thursday in room B127 at the main building to check us out.

Seniors College Information Night will take place on Tuesday, August 28th. We are hosting two sessions 6:30 pm and 8pm in the Main Auditorium. We will be covering all steps needed to apply to college!

Join Student Council at the first class meeting on Tuesday, August 28th at 6:45am in the forum rooms at main! Please see nvhsstudentcouncil.weebly.com for details!

Interested in getting involved in theatre this school year? Come to the Back-to-School Theatre Rally on Tuesday right after school in the main campus auditorium. At the rally, all shows will be announced by the directors and there will be free pizza for all that attend. Don’t miss out!

Hey you! The girl reading a book right now during announcements. Or that guy in the corner still thinking about that novel he read last night until 2 am Guess what?! There are people around school just like you who love to read and talk about books. Come join us this Wednesday at 2:15 in the Main LMC to find out more about the Neuqua Book Club.


August 24, 2018

 Attention Seniors!  Please pick up your parking stickers in the Sophomore Class House.

The Neuqua Robotics Club will hold an informational meeting on Tuesday, August 28th at 2:45 in Room A113.  Come learn about the club and how to apply.  Check out nvwiredcats.org for more information.

Attention Juniors!  Parking applications must be submitted by August 29 in the Sophomore Class House to be entered into the lottery.  Results will be posted September 4.

Seniors we will begin Guidance Essentials on Tuesday Aug 28 through Thursday August 30th. An extremely important discussion about college applications, deadlines, and steps to requesting your transcript. First half of your lunch period. Please attend on your assigned day.

Hey juniors and seniors, do you want to be a director for freshman one-acts? If so, review the information on at www.NVHSTheatre.com and sign up for a director interview on Thursday, August 23, or Friday, August 24.  Contact Mrs. Rossi with questions.

Table tennis, badminton, rock climbing and flag football need you.  Sign up today at NVHS intramurals.com.

Seniors College Information Night will take place on Tuesday, August 28th. We are hosting two sessions 6:30 pm and 8pm in the Main Auditorium. We will be covering all steps needed to apply to college!

Join Student Council at the first class meeting on Tuesday, August 28th at 6:45am in the forum rooms at main! Please see nvhsstudentcouncil.weebly.com for details!

Interested in getting involved in theatre this school year? Come to the Back-to-School Theatre Rally on Tuesday right after school in the main campus auditorium. At the rally, all shows will be announced by the directors and there will be free pizza for all that attend. Don’t miss out!


August 23, 2018

 Attention Seniors!  Please pick up your parking stickers in the Sophomore Class House.

The Neuqua Robotics Club will hold an informational meeting on Tuesday, August 28th at 2:45 in Room A113.  Come learn about the club and how to apply.  Check out nvwiredcats.org for more information.

Attention Juniors!  Parking applications must be submitted by August 29 in the Sophomore Class House to be entered into the lottery.  Results will be posted September 4.

Seniors we will begin Guidance Essentials on Tuesday Aug 28 through Thursday August 30th. An extremely important discussion about college applications, deadlines, and steps to requesting your transcript. First half of your lunch period. Please attend on your assigned day.

Hey juniors and seniors, do you want to be a director for freshman one-acts? If so, review the information on at www.NVHSTheatre.com and sign up for a director interview on Thursday, August 23, or Friday, August 24.  Contact Mrs. Rossi with questions.

Table tennis, badminton, rock climbing and flag football need you.  Sign up today at NVHS intramurals.com.

Seniors College Information Night will take place on Tuesday, August 28th. We are hosting two sessions 6:30 pm and 8pm in the Main Auditorium. We will be covering all steps needed to apply to college!

Join Student Council at the first class meeting on Tuesday, August 28th at 6:45am in the forum rooms at main! Please see nvhsstudentcouncil.weebly.com for details!


August 22, 2018

What's Up Wildcats! Auditions for hosts for this year's What's Up Wildcats episodes will be held on Monday and Tuesday of next week, but you MUST sign up for an audition time outside C106 as soon as possible - there are only 20 spots available for auditions, so once they're filled, that's it. Any questions, please see Ms. Traut in Media.

"Best way to get to know other people is to get involved.  Fall intramural registration is now open.  This fall we have table tennis, badminton, rock climbing and girls and boys flag football.  Go to NVHSintramurals.com to sign up.  Contact Mr.Bathan or Mr.Fitzgerald if you have any questions.

Attention Seniors!  Please pick up your parking stickers in the Sophomore Class House.

Attention Juniors!  Parking applications must be submitted by August 29 in the Sophomore Class House to be entered into the lottery.  Results will be posted September 4.

Seniors we will begin Guidance Essentials on Tuesday Aug 28 through Thursday August 30th. An extremely important discussion about college applications, deadlines, and steps to requesting your transcript. First half of your lunch period. Please attend on your assigned day.

Hey juniors and seniors, do you want to be a director for freshman one-acts? If so, review the information on at www.NVHSTheatre.com and sign up for a director interview on Thursday, August 23, or Friday, August 24.  Contact Mrs. Rossi with questions.

 


August 21, 2018

What's Up Wildcats! Auditions for hosts for this year's What's Up Wildcats episodes will be held on Monday and Tuesday of next week, but you MUST sign up for an audition time outside C106 as soon as possible - there are only 20 spots available for auditions, so once they're filled, that's it. Any questions, please see Ms. Traut in Media.

"Best way to get to know other people is to get involved.  Fall intramural registration is now open.  This fall we have table tennis, badminton, rock climbing and girls and boys flag football.  Go to NVHSintramurals.com to sign up.  Contact Mr.Bathan or Mr.Fitzgerald if you have any questions.

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June 1, 2018

Make sure to empty your lockers before you leave for the summer!

All lockers must be empty so they can be cleaned over summer break.

Anything left in your locker will NOT be here when you return in the fall.


May 31, 2018

Make sure to empty your lockers before you leave for the summer!

All lockers must be empty so they can be cleaned over summer break.

Anything left in your locker will NOT be here when you return in the fall.


May 30, 2018

Make sure to empty your lockers before you leave for the summer!

All lockers must be empty so they can be cleaned over summer break.

Anything left in your locker will NOT be here when you return in the fall.


May 29, 2018

Make sure to empty your lockers before you leave for the summer!

All lockers must be empty so they can be cleaned over summer break.

Anything left in your locker will NOT be here when you return in the fall.


May 29, 2018

 

 

 

Attention 2018 Varsity football players:  There will be a mandatory meeting in the weight room after school this Tuesday at 2:45.

May 24, 2018

 

 

 Well, this is it. Philosophy Club is over. Well...no it isn't. The club will continue next year, under new leaders, and I have high hopes for them. But, for me, this is goodbye. So, for the very last time...Philosophy Club will be today  in D113. It's been my honor serving y'all and the dopest club in the history of Neuqua. Peace. I'm out.

Attention students enrolled in AP Government next school year!  There will be a short, but important, informational meeting this Friday.  Come to room B215 at either 7:00 AM or 2:30 PM.

Baccalaureate is tonight. Seniors should report at 6:30 p.m. and enter through Door 1. Seniors wear their graduation gowns to Baccalaureate but not their caps. Questions. See Mrs. Conmy in the main office.

Attention 2018 Varsity football players:  There will be a mandatory meeting in the weight room after school this Tuesday at 2:45.


May 23, 2018

 

 

 Well, this is it. Philosophy Club is over. Well...no it isn't. The club will continue next year, under new leaders, and I have high hopes for them. But, for me, this is goodbye. So, for the very last time...Philosophy Club will be on May 24th in D113. It's been my honor serving y'all and the dopest club in the history of Neuqua. Peace. I'm out.

Attention students enrolled in AP Government next school year!  There will be a short, but important, informational meeting this Friday.  Come to room B215 at either 7:00 AM or 2:30 PM.

Baccalaureate is tomorrow evening. Seniors should report at 6:30 p.m. and enter through Door 1. Seniors wear their graduation gowns to Baccalaureate but not their caps. Questions. See Mrs. Conmy in the main office.


May 22, 2018

 

 

Seniors tickets for the Senior Brunch are on sale in the Senior House today. . Tickets are $30 and can be purchased in the senior class house until 3:00 p.m.. Correct change or check only. The brunch  is tomorrow after the senior awards assembly. All students attending the brunch must ride the busses provided by the school to and from the Abbington.

Seniors - Cap and gown pick up is today. Please sure to get your Senior Checkout form completed. The caps and gowns will be in the commons during all lunch periods. The next opportunity to pick up your cap and gown will be Thursday after graduation practice.

Beginning this Saturday, HAC will display your 2018-2019 course verification. Check it over carefully. Errors, see your counselor as soon as possible. If you have an elective change request, pick up the form in the class house beginning Monday, 5-21. Deadline for change requests is Friday, 5-25

Interact's School Supply Collection for Rollins Elementary School begins THIS WEEK for FRESHMAN & SENIORS. Please put gently used supplies (including notebooks, binders, pens/pencils, paper) into the boxes in the locker banks. Volunteers will sort & deliver them to the Aurora elementary school for kids in need. Thanks for your support!

Well, this is it. Philosophy Club is over. Well...no it isn't. The club will continue next year, under new leaders, and I have high hopes for them. But, for me, this is goodbye. So, for the very last time...Philosophy Club will be on May 24th in D113. It's been my honor serving y'all and the dopest club in the history of Neuqua. Peace. I'm out.

Attention students enrolled in AP Government next school year!  There will be a short, but important, informational meeting this Friday.  Come to room B215 at either 7:00 AM or 2:30 PM.

Baccalaureate is Thursday evening. Seniors should report at 6:30 p.m. and enter through Door 1. Seniors wear their graduation gowns to Baccalaureate but not their caps. Questions. See Mrs. Conmy in the main office.


May 21, 2018

 

 

Seniors tickets for the Senior Brunch are on sale in the Senior House today. . Tickets are $30 and can be purchased in the senior class house until 3:00 p.m.. Correct change or check only. The banquet is Wednesday, May 23, after the senior awards assembly. All students attending the brunch must ride the busses provided by the school to and from the Abbington.

Seniors - Cap and gown pick up is today and tomorrow. Please sure to get your Senior Checkout form completed. The caps and gowns will be in the commons during all lunch periods.

 Beginning this Saturday, HAC will display your 2018-2019 course verification. Check it over carefully. Errors, see your counselor as soon as possible. If you have an elective change request, pick up the form in the class house beginning Monday, 5-21. Deadline for change requests is Friday, 5-25

Interact's School Supply Collection for Rollins Elementary School begins THIS WEEK for FRESHMAN & SENIORS. Please put gently used supplies (including notebooks, binders, pens/pencils, paper) into the boxes in the locker banks. Volunteers will sort & deliver them to the Aurora elementary school for kids in need. Thanks for your support!

 

 


May 18, 2018

 

Hurricane Maria hit eight months ago, but the storm’s damage to Puerto Rico continues to affect the island. Students will be selling snacks and bracelets after school Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  to support the ongoing hurricane recovery in Puerto Rico. Be sure to swing by the athletic wing after school next week  to check it out!

Seniors, today is the last day to purchase tickets for the senior banquet. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased in the senior class house until 3:00 p.m.. Correct change or check only. The banquet is Wednesday, May 23, after the senior awards assembly. All students attending the brunch must ride the busses provided by the school to and from the Abbington.

Dancers, NVDT Clinic and Tryouts are NEXT WEEK! Both the clinic on Monday and Tryouts on Wednesday & Thursday are after school in the Gymnastics Gym. Make sure to register online for tryouts! See you there!

 Art club will have their last meeting of the year on Monday May 21st after school in room A101.  Join us to celebrate and discuss plans for next year!

Wildcats, are you looking for a way to give back while doing some spring cleaning this season? Help Hesed House, a nearby homeless shelter in Aurora. We will be collecting various items, including gently-used clothing and toiletry items, in the rotunda this week. If you have any questions, contact Senora Smithers in the  Spanish department.

Beginning this Saturday, HAC will display your 2018-2019 course verification. Check it over carefully. Errors, see your counselor as soon as possible. If you have an elective change request, pick up the form in the class house beginning Monday, 5-21. Deadline for change requests is Friday, 5-25

Interact's School Supply Collection for Rollins Elementary School begins THIS WEEK for FRESHMAN & SENIORS. Please put gently used supplies (including notebooks, binders, pens/pencils, paper) into the boxes in the locker banks. Volunteers will sort & deliver them to the Aurora elementary school for kids in need. Thanks for your support!

This year's literary magazine will be released on Friday. Thanks to all who submitted! Congrats to those published. Unfortunately, we could not publish all the wonderful pieces we received.  Keep writing and creating! We will be selling this publication for $10 at the Fine Arts Festival. Contact Ms. Schneider with questions

 



May 17, 2018

 

Hurricane Maria hit eight months ago, but the storm’s damage to Puerto Rico continues to affect the island. Students will be selling snacks and bracelets after school Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  to support the ongoing hurricane recovery in Puerto Rico. Be sure to swing by the athletic wing after school next week  to check it out!

Seniors, today is the last day to purchase tickets for the senior banquet. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased in the senior class house until 3:00 p.m.. Correct change or check only. The banquet is Wednesday, May 23, after the senior awards assembly. All students attending the brunch must ride the busses provided by the school to and from the Abbington.

Attention Film fans, Thursday night is the 18th annual Neuqua Valley Filmmakers Showcase sponsored by the TV/Film Club. Short films, documentaries, and music videos from advanced media students will be shown. Come support your fellow Wildcats. The showcase begins Thursday at 6:00 pm. in the large forum room and admission is Free.

 Art club will have their last meeting of the year on Monday May 21st after school in room A101.  Join us to celebrate and discuss plans for next year!

"Wildcats, are you looking for a way to give back while doing some spring cleaning this season? Help Hesed House, a nearby homeless shelter in Aurora. We will be collecting various items, including gently-used clothing and toiletry items, in the rotunda this week. If you have any questions, contact Senora Smithers in the  Spanish department.

Come to the last ASL club meeting of the year!  We will be meeting at Panera on Route 59 and 75th street today.  The members from the other schools will be attending as well!

Interact's School Supply Collection for Rollins Elementary School begins THIS WEEK for FRESHMAN & SENIORS. Please put gently used supplies (including notebooks, binders, pens/pencils, paper) into the boxes in the locker banks. Volunteers will sort & deliver them to the Aurora elementary school for kids in need. Thanks for your support!

This year's literary magazine will be released on Friday. Thanks to all who submitted! Congrats to those published. Unfortunately, we could not publish all the wonderful pieces we received.  Keep writing and creating! We will be selling this publication for $10 at the Fine Arts Festival. Contact Ms. Schneider with questions

 


May 16, 2018

 

Hurricane Maria hit eight months ago, but the storm’s damage to Puerto Rico continues to affect the island. Students will be selling snacks and bracelets after school Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  to support the ongoing hurricane recovery in Puerto Rico. Be sure to swing by the athletic wing after school next week  to check it out!

Seniors, tickets are on sale now for senior brunch at Abbington Banquets on Wednesday, May 23. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased in the senior class house with exact change or check only. The last day to buy tickets is Thursday, May 17.  All students attending the brunch must ride the busses provided by the school to and from the Abbington.

Attention Film fans, Thursday night is the 18th annual Neuqua Valley Filmmakers Showcase sponsored by the TV/Film Club. Short films, documentaries, and music videos from advanced media students will be shown. Come support your fellow Wildcats. The showcase begins Thursday at 6:00 pm. in the large forum room and admission is Free.

The graduation/Baccalaureate committee will meet today at 2:15 pm in C204.

"Wildcats, are you looking for a way to give back while doing some spring cleaning this season? Help Hesed House, a nearby homeless shelter in Aurora. We will be collecting various items, including gently-used clothing and toiletry items, in the rotunda this week. If you have any questions, contact Senora Smithers in the  Spanish department.

Come to the last ASL club meeting of the year!  We will be meeting at Panera on Route 59 and 75th street.  The members from the other schools will be attending as well!


May 15, 2018

 

Hurricane Maria hit eight months ago, but the storm’s damage to Puerto Rico continues to affect the island. Students will be selling snacks and bracelets after school Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  to support the ongoing hurricane recovery in Puerto Rico. Be sure to swing by the athletic wing after school next week  to check it out!

Seniors, tickets are on sale now for senior brunch at Abbington Banquets on Wednesday, May 23. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased in the senior class house with exact change or check only. The last day to buy tickets is Thursday, May 17.  All students attending the brunch must ride the busses provided by the school to and from the Abbington.

Attention Film fans, Thursday night is the 18th annual Neuqua Valley Filmmakers Showcase sponsored by the TV/Film Club. Short films, documentaries, and music videos from advanced media students will be shown. Come support your fellow Wildcats. The showcase begins Thursday at 6:00 pm. in the large forum room and admission is Free.

The graduation/Baccalaureate committee will meet tomorrow at 2:15 pm in C204.

 Wildcats, are you looking for a way to give back while doing some spring cleaning this season? Help Hesed House, a nearby homeless shelter in Aurora. We will be collecting various items, including gently-used clothing and toiletry items, in the rotunda this week. If you have any questions, contact Senora Smithers in the  Spanish department.

Come to the last ASL club meeting of the year!  We will be meeting at Panera on Route 59 and 75th street.  The members from the other schools will be attending as well!


May 14, 2018

 

Hurricane Maria hit eight months ago, but the storm’s damage to Puerto Rico continues to affect the island. Students will be selling snacks and bracelets after school Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday  to support the ongoing hurricane recovery in Puerto Rico. Be sure to swing by the athletic wing after school next week  to check it out!

Seniors, tickets are on sale now for senior brunch at Abbington Banquets on Wednesday, May 23. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased in the senior class house with exact change or check only. The last day to buy tickets is Thursday, May 17.  All students attending the brunch must ride the busses provided by the school to and from the Abbington.

 

 

May 11, 2018

 

 

The Neuqua Valley Park District Youth Ambassadors is hosting a Battle of the Bands tonight. Neuqua bands the Unelected Officials, Joyce Ln., the Eric Martinek Trio, and The Boys will all perform. The event is free and starts at 5:00 p.m. at the community concert center in central park.

Seniors, senior brunch is Wednesday, May 23. Tickets go on sale next week. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased in the senior class house. Checks or exact change only .Everyone attending Senior Brunch must ride the busses provided to and from the Brunch,.


May 10, 2018

 

 

The Neuqua Valley Park District Youth Ambassadors is hosting a Battle of the Bands Friday. Neuqua bands the Unelected Officials, Joyce Ln., the Eric Martinek Trio, and The Boys will all perform. The event is free and starts at 5:00 p.m. at the community concert center in central park.

The Girls In STEM club invites all girls to the last meeting of the year, today at 2:45 in room A115.  Learn about cool apps and the design process as students will share their projects and Mr. T will share some snacks. See Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions.

The French, Spanish, and German Clubs want you to come join them for an International Soccer Match today.  Wear your sneakers, bring water, and meet in D104 at Main right after school.  We'll head to the field and be done at 3:30.  See you then!

Dancers interested in trying out for the 2018-2019 dance teams will have a brief info meeting  today after school in the dance room with Coach Fandrey. Cannot wait to meet you all!

 

 Seniors, senior brunch is Wednesday, May 23. Tickets go on sale next week. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased in the senior class house. Checks or exact change only .Everyone attending the Senior Brunch must ride the busses provided to and from the Brunch,.  

 

Today is the last Spoken Word Club meeting of the year. If you have been wanting to check out the club or you haven't been in a while, come on by B127 at 2:45 today.              

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                                 

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             


May 9, 2018

 

 

The Neuqua Valley Park District Youth Ambassadors is hosting a Battle of the Bands Friday. Neuqua bands the Unelected Officials, Joyce Ln., the Eric Martinek Trio, and The Boys will all perform. The event is free and starts at 5:00 p.m. at the community concert center in central park.

The Girls In STEM club invites all girls to the last meeting of the year, Thursday at 2:45 in room A115.  Learn about cool apps and the design process as students will share their projects and Mr. T will share some snacks. See Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions.

The French, Spanish, and German Clubs want you to come join them for an International Soccer Match on Thursday May 10th.  Wear your sneakers, bring water, and meet in D104 at Main right after school.  We'll head to the field and be done at 3:30.  See you then!

Dancers interested in trying out for the 2018-2019 dance teams will have a brief info meeting THIS THURSDAY after school in the dance room with Coach Fandrey. Cannot wait to meet you all!

 

 Seniors, senior brunch is Wednesday, May 23. Tickets go on sale next week. Tickets are $30 and can be purchased in the senior class house.

The Baccalaureate/Graduation Committee will meet today at 2:15 p.m. in Room C204.

 

 


May 8, 2018

 

Students interested in Athletic Training , Sports Medicine, and Physical Therapy, come and join Neuqua Valley Student Athletic Training Aide program. A informational meeting will be held on Tuesday May 8th at 2:45 pm in room C212.  

Art Club meets today in room A101 after school.  See you then!

This is a reminder to all badminton lovers! If you are planning on showing off your badminton skills at the 2018 Birdie Bash, your registration form and fees are due TOMORROWy, May 8. to Coach Valente at main or Coach Morgan at the BFC. Go to www.neuquabadminton.com for details and registration form.  

The Outdoor Club will be fishing Whalon Lake in Naperville on Tuesday, May 8th from 3:15 to 4:15 pm. This is open to ALL students. We will be meeting in the Whalon Lake parking lot at 3:15, which is only 10 mins east of NVHS. Students MUST provide their own equipment & have a valid fishing license if 16 or older. See or email Mr. Mertz with questions.

Calling all Neuqua Dancers! Orchesis auditions are quickly approaching.  Please attend a meeting on Tuesday, May 8th from 7-9pm in room C202 at the Neuqua Main Campus to learn more about the audition process and the team.  Auditions will begin May 14th. Visit www.neuquavalleyorchesis.com for more information.



May 7, 2018

 

Students interested in Athletic Training , Sports Medicine, and Physical Therapy, come and join Neuqua Valley Student Athletic Training Aide program. A informational meeting will be held on Tuesday May 8th at 2:45 pm in room C212.  

Art Club meets today in room A101 after school.  See you then!

This is a reminder to all badminton lovers! If you are planning on showing off your badminton skills at the 2018 Birdie Bash, your registration form and fees are due TOMORROWy, May 8. to Coach Valente at main or Coach Morgan at the BFC. Go to www.neuquabadminton.com for details and registration form.  

The Outdoor Club will be fishing Whalon Lake in Naperville on Tuesday, May 8th from 3:15 to 4:15 pm. This is open to ALL students. We will be meeting in the Whalon Lake parking lot at 3:15, which is only 10 mins east of NVHS. Students MUST provide their own equipment & have a valid fishing license if 16 or older. See or email Mr. Mertz with questions.

Calling all Neuqua Dancers! Orchesis auditions are quickly approaching.  Please attend a meeting on Tuesday, May 8th from 7-9pm in room C202 at the Neuqua Main Campus to learn more about the audition process and the team.  Auditions will begin May 14th. Visit www.neuquavalleyorchesis.com for more information.


May 4, 2018

 

Attention all badminton lovers! The Neuqua Badminton team will be hosting the BIRDIE BASH Double’s tournament on Wed, May 16. Go to www.neuquabadminton.com for details. Forms and fees are due to Coach Valente at the main campus OR Coach Morgan at the BFC by Tuesday, May 8. All NV students and staff are welcome!

Students interested in Athletic Training , Sports Medicine, and Physical Therapy, come and join Neuqua Valley Student Athletic Training Aide program. A informational meeting will be held on Tuesday May 8th at 2:45pm in room C212.  

 Art Club meets Monday May 7th in room A101 after school.  See you then!

UNICEF is holding its last meeting of the year this Friday after school in room C204. We hope to see you all there!

The Outdoor Club will be fishing Whalon Lake in Naperville on Tuesday, May 8th from 3:15 to 4:15 pm. This is open to ALL students. We will be meeting in the Whalon Lake parking lot at 3:15, which is only 10 mins east of NVHS. Students MUST provide their own equipment & have a valid fishing license if 16 or older. See or email Mr. Mertz with questions.

BFC Student council members -  if you were not at the end of the year banquet please stop by the class house to pick up your certificate. 


May 3, 2018

 

Attention all badminton lovers! The Neuqua Badminton team will be hosting the BIRDIE BASH Double’s tournament on Wed, May 16. Go to www.neuquabadminton.com for details. Forms and fees are due to Coach Valente at the main campus OR Coach Morgan at the BFC by Tuesday, May 8. All NV students and staff are welcome!

Students interested in Athletic Training , Sports Medicine, and Physical Therapy, come and join Neuqua Valley Student Athletic Training Aide program. A informational meeting will be held on Tuesday May 8th at 2:45pm in room C212.  

There is no ASL club today. Our next and last meeting is on May 17th at an off-campus location. The location will be announced at a later date.

UNICEF is holding its last meeting of the year this Friday after school in room C204. We hope to see you all there!

The Outdoor Club will be fishing Whalon Lake in Naperville on Tuesday, May 8th from 3:15 to 4:15 pm. This is open to ALL students. We will be meeting in the Whalon Lake parking lot at 3:15, which is only 10 mins east of NVHS. Students MUST provide their own equipment & have a valid fishing license if 16 or older. See or email Mr. Mertz with questions.

BFC Student council members -  if you were not at the end of the year banquet please stop by the class house to pick up your certificate. 


May 2, 2018

 

The Graduation/Baccalaureate Committee will meet today in C204 at 2:15.

Attention all badminton lovers! The Neuqua Badminton team will be hosting the BIRDIE BASH Double’s tournament on Wed, May 16. Go to www.neuquabadminton.com for details. Forms and fees are due to Coach Valente at the main campus OR Coach Morgan at the BFC by Tuesday, May 8. All NV students and staff are welcome!

Students interested in Athletic Training , Sports Medicine, and Physical Therapy, come and join Neuqua Valley Student Athletic Training Aide program. A informational meeting will be held on Tuesday May 8th at 2:45pm in room C212.  

BFC Student council members -  if you were not at the end of the year banquet please stop by the class house to pick up your certificate. 


May 1, 2018

 

Are you interested in traveling to Spain in the summer of 2019? Sí? ¡Olé! There will be an informational meeting for students and parents tonight at 6:00pm in room D119. Can't make it? See your Spanish teacher for more information or contact Ms. Tiffin

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to mountain bike today  at 3:15 and biking until 4:30. This event is open to ALL Neuqua students. We will be meeting at the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:15. All students MUST provide their own bike and helmet. See Mr. Mertz with questions.

The Graduation/Baccalaureate Committee will meet tomorrow, Wednesday, May 2 in C204 at 2:15.

BFC Student council members -  if you were not at the end of the year banquet please stop by the class house to pick up your certificate. 


April 30, 2018

 

Are you interested in traveling to Spain in the summer of 2019? Sí? ¡Olé! There will be an informational meeting for students and parents Tuesday, May 1 at 6:00pm in room D119. Can't make it? See your Spanish teacher for more information or contact Ms. Tiffin

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to mountain bike this Tuesday, May 1st at 3:15 and biking until 4:30. This event is open to ALL Neuqua students. We will be meeting at the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:15. All students MUST provide their own bike and helmet. See Mr. Mertz with questions.

Today is the LAST day to purchase Prom tickets! They are NOT sold at the dance!!! You must have your current ID to purchase tickets. $95 per person. If you are bringing a guest that doesn’t attend Neuqua, you need to show your signed guest pass BEFORE you can purchase tickets. Guest passes are available on the Neuqua splash page.

BFC Student council members -  if you were not at the end of the year banquet please stop by the class house to pick up your certificate. 

April 26, 2018

 

Seniors:  If you have received and accepted a scholarship, be sure to turn in a copy of your award letter to the senior class house so that you can be recognized in the Senior Awards Booklet.  The deadline is today - April 26.

 

“Night of a Thousand Lights” prom tickets are on sale this week during option periods in the cafeteria – you must have your current ID in order to purchase tickets. The last day for ticket purchase is Monday, April 30.  $95 per person.  Cash or checks made out to “NVHS” will be accepted.  If you are bringing a guest that does not attend Neuqua Valley, you will need to show your signed guest pass BEFORE you can purchase tickets.  Guest passes are available on the Neuqua Valley splash page

The Wildcat International Club's final meeting of the year will be this today after school in B203.  Join us for games, food and fun!

Do you like Bocce ball and being outside? The French, German, and Spanish clubs are having a Petanque ("Pay-tahnk") tournament today. Meet in D104 at Main right after school and we will play until 3:30. Come help your favorite language take home the trophy!

Are you interested in traveling to Spain in the summer of 2019? Sí? ¡Olé! There will be an informational meeting for students and parents next Tuesday, May 1 at 6:00pm in room D119. Can't make it? See your Spanish teacher for more information or contact Ms. Tiffin

The LAST NVeco meeting is today. We are joining with Philosophy Club in C204 at 2:30. What will we talk about (you may ponder)? Probably about brownies and important topics like climate change. JOIN US! Did I mention the free brownies? See you all on today!

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to mountain bike this Tuesday, May 1st at 3:15 and biking until 4:30. This event is open to ALL Neuqua students. We will be meeting at the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:15. All students MUST provide their own bike and helmet. See Mr. Mertz with questions.

Daily driver fact - Most people believe phones and electronics are the biggest distractions for drivers. For teen drivers, peer passengers are actually 25% more distracting than electronics. There is no argument for disregarding the passenger limitation. Drop it and drive.

Congratulations to Naman Thakrar! You've won The Echo's Promposal contest. Stop by B100 and see Mrs. Cagney for your ticket voucher.

Tickets for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat are now on sale online or during option periods in the rotunda. Don't wait to buy at the door; we anticipate the show to sell out.

They told us it couldn’t be done. They told us we were bogus and ridiculous. But we did it anyway! I’m kidding. There was zero opposition to this idea. I’m just being dramatic. Today is the first ever joint Philosophy Club - Environmental Club end of the year party.  It will be in the small forum room C204 at 2:30.


April 25, 2018

 

Seniors:  If you have received and accepted a scholarship, be sure to turn in a copy of your award letter to the senior class house so that you can be recognized in the Senior Awards Booklet.  The deadline is April 26. 

 

“Night of a Thousand Lights” prom tickets are on sale this week during option periods in the cafeteria – you must have your current ID in order to purchase tickets. The last day for ticket purchase is Monday, April 30.  $95 per person.  Cash or checks made out to “NVHS” will be accepted.  If you are bringing a guest that does not attend Neuqua Valley, you will need to show your signed guest pass BEFORE you can purchase tickets.  Guest passes are available on the Neuqua Valley splash page

Tickets for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat are on sale now! Visit www.nvhstheatre.com to purchase tickets online or buy tickets at school today  and tomorrow in the rotunda. Limited seats will be available for cash sale. Tickets will also be on sale nightly in the box office at each show.

The Wildcat International Club's final meeting of the year will be this Thursday after school in B203.  Join us for games, food and fun!

Do you like Bocce ball and being outside? The French, German, and Spanish clubs are having a Petanque ("Pay-tahnk") tournament on Thursday April 26th. Meet in D104 at Main right after school and we will play until 3:30. Come help your favorite language take home the trophy!

Are you interested in traveling to Spain in the summer of 2019? Sí? ¡Olé! There will be an informational meeting for students and parents next Tuesday, May 1 at 6:00pm in room D119. Can't make it? See your Spanish teacher for more information or contact Ms. Tiffin

They told us it couldn’t be done. They told us we were bogus and ridiculous. But we did it anyway! I’m kidding. There was zero opposition to this idea. I’m just being dramatic. But anyway, on Thursday, April 26, the first ever joint Philosophy Club - Environmental Club end of the year party is coming to Neuqua in the small forum room C204. Yes.

Daily driver fact - Did you know that voice dialing, speech to text, and bluetooth conversation are all serious mental distractions for drivers? Those mental distractions persist for up to 27 seconds after the task has ended. Hands free is not distraction free. Be the difference, drop it and drive.

LAST NVeco meeting this Thursday. We are joining with Philosophy Club in C204 at 2:30. What will we talk about (you may ponder)? Probably about brownies and important topics like climate change. JOIN US! Did I mention the free brownies? See you all on Thursday!

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to mountain bike this Tuesday, May 1st at 3:15 and biking until 4:30. This event is open to ALL Neuqua students. We will be meeting at the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:15. All students MUST provide their own bike and helmet. See Mr. Mertz with questions.


April 24, 2018

 

Attention Bands! It's almost time for the Park District Youth Ambassadors Battle of the Bands. Selected bands will compete against the best from all the Naperville area high schools. You need to submit your demo to the park district by Tuesday, April 24th. For more information and registration, contact Mr. Gelsomino (jel-so-meeno).

Seniors:  If you have received and accepted a scholarship, be sure to turn in a copy of your award letter to the senior class house so that you can be recognized in the Senior Awards Booklet.  The deadline is April 26.

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to play Frisbee Golf on Tuesday, April 24th after school. We will be meeting in the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:00 pm. This is open to ANY student looking to get outside and have a great time and enjoy the spring weather!  If you have any questions, please email Mr. Mertz.

 

“Night of a Thousand Lights” prom tickets are on sale this week during option periods in the cafeteria – you must have your current ID in order to purchase tickets. The last day for ticket purchase is Monday, April 30.  $95 per person.  Cash or checks made out to “NVHS” will be accepted.  If you are bringing a guest that does not attend Neuqua Valley, you will need to show your signed guest pass BEFORE you can purchase tickets.  Guest passes are available on the Neuqua Valley splash page

Tickets for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat are on sale now! Visit www.nvhstheatre.com to purchase tickets online or buy tickets at school on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday in the rotunda. Limited seats will be available for cash sale. Tickets will also be on sale nightly in the box office at each show.

Though Interact no longer meets this year, we will still have events posted on NVHSinteract.org. If you could not make the banquet last Friday, please stop by B100 before Friday to pick up your certificate. Thanks for all your help this year!

The Wildcat International Club's final meeting of the year will be this Thursday after school in B203.  Join us for games, food and fun!

Daily driver fact - Did you know that more than half of all teens admit to texting or emailing while driving? Be the difference, drop it and drive.

Do you like Bocce ball and being outside? The French, German, and Spanish clubs are having a Petanque ("Pay-tahnk") tournament on Thursday April 26th. Meet in D104 at Main right after school and we will play until 3:30. Come help your favorite language take home the trophy!

Are you interested in traveling to Spain in the summer of 2019? Sí? ¡Olé! There will be an informational meeting for students and parents next Tuesday, May 1 at 6:00pm in room D119. Can't make it? See your Spanish teacher for more information or contact Ms. Tiffin

They told us it couldn’t be done. They told us we were bogus and ridiculous. But we did it anyway! I’m kidding. There was zero opposition to this idea. I’m just being dramatic. But anyway, on Thursday, April 26, the first ever joint Philosophy Club - Environmental Club end of the year party is coming to Neuqua in the small forum room C204. Yes.


April 23, 2018

 

Attention Bands! It's almost time for the Park District Youth Ambassadors Battle of the Bands. Selected bands will compete against the best from all the Naperville area high schools. You need to submit your demo to the park district by Tuesday, April 24th. For more information and registration, contact Mr. Gelsomino (jel-so-meeno).

Seniors:  If you have received and accepted a scholarship, be sure to turn in a copy of your award letter to the senior class house so that you can be recognized in the Senior Awards Booklet.  The deadline is April 26.

 Prom 2018 is here, and The Echo wants to send you for FREE! Send us a photo or video of your promposal to be entered to win a pair of tickets for prom. Email your entry to nvhs_echo@gmail.com. We will share submissions via our Twitter and Instagram accounts. Enter by April 23 to be considered. One winner will be announced on April 24.

 

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to play Frisbee Golf on Tuesday, April 24th after school. We will be meeting in the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:00 pm. This is open to ANY student looking to get outside and have a great time and enjoy the spring weather!  If you have any questions, please email Mr. Mertz.

 

Daily driver fact - Did you know that 95% of people believe that drivers using phones for things like social media, email and texting are serious safety hazards, but 40% of drivers admit to reading them and 31% admit to sending them. No more buts. Be the difference, drop it and drive.  

 UNICEF will be meeting this Friday after school in the large forum room. We will be showing the movie The Good Lie and hope to see you all there!

“Night of a Thousand Lights” prom tickets are on sale this week during option periods in the cafeteria – you must have your current ID in order to purchase tickets. The last day for ticket purchase is Monday, April 30.  $95 per person.  Cash or checks made out to “NVHS” will be accepted.  If you are bringing a guest that does not attend Neuqua Valley, you will need to show your signed guest pass BEFORE you can purchase tickets.  Guest passes are available on the Neuqua Valley splash page

Tickets for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat are onsale now! Visit www.nvhstheatre.com to purchase tickets online or buy tickets at school on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday in the rotunda. Limited seats will be available for cash sale. Tickets will also be on sale nightly in the box office at each show.

Though Interact no longer meets this year, we will still have events posted on NVHSinteract.org. If you could not make the banquet last Friday, please stop by B100 before Friday to pick up your certificate. Thanks for all your help this year!

The Wildcat International Club's final meeting of the year will be this Thursday after school in B203.  Join us for games, food and fun!

 


April 20, 2018

 

 

 

Attention Bands! It's almost time for the Park District Youth Ambassadors Battle of the Bands. Selected bands will compete against the best from all the Naperville area high schools. You need to submit your demo to the park district by Tuesday, April 24th. For more information and registration, contact Mr. Gelsomino (jel-so-meeno).

Seniors:  If you have received and accepted a scholarship, be sure to turn in a copy of your award letter to the senior class house so that you can be recognized in the Senior Awards Booklet.  The deadline is April 26.

 Prom 2018 is here, and The Echo wants to send you for FREE! Send us a photo or video of your promposal to be entered to win a pair of tickets for prom. Email your entry to nvhs_echo@gmail.com. We will share submissions via our Twitter and Instagram accounts. Enter by April 23 to be considered. One winner will be announced on April 24.

 

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to play Frisbee Golf on Tuesday, April 24th after school. We will be meeting in the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:00 pm. This is open to ANY student looking to get outside and have a great time and enjoy the spring weather!  If you have any questions, please email Mr. Mertz.

Prom tickets go on sale next week in the cafe. You must have your current ID to purchase tickets. $95 per person.  Cash or checks made out to “NVHS” are accepted.  If you are bringing a guest that does not attend Neuqua, you need to show your signed guest pass before you can purchase tickets.  Guest passes are available on the splash page.

 UNICEF will be meeting this Friday after school in the large forum room. We will be showing the movie The Good Lie and hope to see you all there!

Seniors! The 2018 Senior Superlatives Poll is now open on the Student Splash page. Voting will be open through this Friday, April 20th, so cast your votes now\

Daily driver fact -Did you know that drivers under age 25 are the most likely to text while driving? Be the difference, drop it and drive.

Green Tip 5: Trade in the brown bags and ziplocks for reusable tupperware and a sweet new lunch box. Sunday is Earth Day.  Turn off the lights, and get outside and celebrate with a bike ride, go for a picnic lunch, do a prairie cleanup, plant a tree, vow to reduce plastic waste. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.

 


April 19, 2018

 

 Wildcat International Club will meet today  after school in B203.  Anyone interested in celebrating different cultures is welcome!

 

 Daily driver fact - Did you know that only about half of passengers under age 25 would say something if the person driving their car was texting or emailing. What would you do? Say something, Drop it and drive.

 

Attention Bands! It's almost time for the Park District Youth Ambassadors Battle of the Bands. Selected bands will compete against the best from all the Naperville area high schools. You need to submit your demo to the park district by Tuesday, April 24th. For more information and registration, contact Mr. Gelsomino (jel-so-meeno).

Green Tip 4: Save money! Bring your travel mug for your morning coffee at Starbucks and Dunkin Donuts-- reduce waste and get a discount.  Bottling water produces more than 2.5 million tons of carbon dioxide per year.

 Prom 2018 is here, and The Echo wants to send you for FREE! Send us a photo or video of your promposal to be entered to win a pair of tickets for prom. Email your entry to nvhs_echo@gmail.com. We will share submissions via our Twitter and Instagram accounts. Enter by April 23 to be considered. One winner will be announced on April 24.

 

 Seniors:  If you have received and accepted a scholarship, be sure to turn in a copy of your award letter to the senior class house so that you can be recognized in the Senior Awards Booklet.  The deadline is April 26.

Hey Seniors!  Warm up in Guidance Essentials today.  We will talk important end-of-high-school info.  Bring your chromebooks.

 

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to play Frisbee Golf on Tuesday, April 24th after school. We will be meeting in the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:00 pm. This is open to ANY student looking to get outside and have a great time and enjoy the spring weather!  If you have any questions, please email Mr. Mertz.

Prom tickets go on sale next week in the cafe. You must have your current ID to purchase tickets. $95 per person.  Cash or checks made out to “NVHS” are accepted.  If you are bringing a guest that does not attend Neuqua, you need to show your signed guest pass before you can purchase tickets.  Guest passes are available on the splash page.

Tonight at 7 pm in the LMC come grab some hot chocolate and a cookie. Come listen or perform. Bring your poems, songs, or raps. We provide the amp and mic, you provide the words and performance.It's our nighttime NV Poetry Month Open MIc. See you there.

Come to ASL club to see some music videos being signed in ASL and enjoy some snacks today in D107 after school!

 UNICEF will be meeting this Friday after school in the large forum room. We will be showing the movie The Good Lie and hope to see you all there!

Seniors! The 2018 Senior Superlatives Poll is now open on the Student Splash page. Voting will be open through this Friday, April 20th, so cast your votes now

"BFC only:

The One Book, One School book discussion for Boys on the Boat will be in the LMC on Friday. Students attending should come straight to the LMC at the beginning of their option period. Don't forget to bring your question sheet with you. If you have any questions, please stop by the LMC."


April 18, 2018

 

 Today is the last day to purchase you online tickets for Senior Spectacular. T-shirts can be picked up during all lunch periods today in the Rotunda. Turn in your Memory Lane forms. See you at Mardi Gras on Saturday.

Wildcat International Club will meet this Thursday after school in B203.  Anyone interested in celebrating different cultures is welcome!

 

Intramural Spike ball sign up is still open, sign up at www.nvhsintramurals.com. If you have any questions see Mr. Piscitiello at Main or Mr. Bathan at BFC.

 

Attention Bands! It's almost time for the Park District Youth Ambassadors Battle of the Bands. Selected bands will compete against the best from all the Naperville area high schools. You need to submit your demo to the park district by Tuesday, April 24th. For more information and registration, contact Mr. Gelsomino (jel-so-meeno).

 Safe driving tip of the day – Pulling to the shoulder of the road to send a text is better than driving intexticated, but people on the shoulder are at risk of being hit by distracted drivers.  Find a parking lot if it is important.  Be the difference, drop it and drive.

 

Green Tip 3: Don’t leave charging cords plugged in overnight or when not in use-- cords still pull electricity even when not charging. Every year, the equivalent of 17 million barrels of oil are used to produce plastic water and soda bottles in the U.S.—not including transportation.

Seniors:  If you have received and accepted a scholarship, be sure to turn in a copy of your award letter to the senior class house so that you can be recognized in the Senior Awards Booklet.  The deadline is April 26.

Hey Seniors!  Warm up in Guidance Essentials today.  We will talk important end-of-high-school info.  Bring your chromebooks.

 

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to play Frisbee Golf on Tuesday, April 24th after school. We will be meeting in the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:00 pm. This is open to ANY student looking to get outside and have a great time and enjoy the spring weather!  If you have any questions, please email Mr. Mertz.

Prom tickets go on sale next week in the cafe. You must have your current ID to purchase tickets. $95 per person.  Cash or checks made out to “NVHS” are accepted.  If you are bringing a guest that does not attend Neuqua, you need to show your signed guest pass before you can purchase tickets.  Guest passes are available on the splash page.

Thursday night at 7 pm in the LMC come grab some hot chocolate and a cookie. Come listen or perform. Bring your poems, songs, or raps. We provide the amp and mic, you provide the words and performance.It's our nighttime NV Poetry Month Open MIc. See you there.

Come to ASL club to see some music videos being signed in ASL and enjoy some snacks!  Thursday in D107 after school!

 

 

 

Seniors! The 2018 Senior Superlatives Poll is now open on the Student Splash page. Voting will be open through this Friday, April 20th, so cast your votes now!

The Graduation/Baccalaureate Committee will meet today at 2:10 im the Choir Room, A118, for graduation and Baccalaureate  music auditions.

 

 

 

"BFC only:

The One Book, One School book discussion for Boys on the Boat will be in the LMC on Friday. Students attending should come straight to the LMC at the beginning of their option period. Don't forget to bring your question sheet with you. If you have any questions, please stop by the LMC."


April 17, 2018

 

 Attention Seniors – ticket sales for Senior Spectacular end Wednesday. Tickets must be purchased online, the link is on the Neuqua Home Page. T-shirts are still available and can be picked up during all lunch periods today and tomorrow in the Rotunda. Don’t forget to print and turn in your Memory Lane form. Get ready to have fun Mardi Gras style this Saturday night! No tickets will be sold at the door.

Wildcat International Club will meet this Thursday after school in B203.  Anyone interested in celebrating different cultures is welcome!

 

Intramural Spike ball sign up is still open, sign up at www.nvhsintramurals.com. If you have any questions see Mr. Piscitiello at Main or Mr. Bathan at BFC.

 

Attention Bands! It's almost time for the Park District Youth Ambassadors Battle of the Bands. Selected bands will compete against the best from all the Naperville area high schools. You need to submit your demo to the park district by Tuesday, April 24th. For more information and registration, contact Mr. Gelsomino (jel-so-meeno).

Safe driving tip of the day – If you have passengers, get them to help with some things so you can focus on driving safely.  Be sure everyone gets home alive, drop it and drive.

 

Tip 2: Shop with a reusable bag instead of taking the paper or plastic from the store. Plastic bags and other plastic debris kills an estimated 100,000 marine mammals annually, as well as millions of birds and fishes.

Seniors:  If you have received and accepted a scholarship, be sure to turn in a copy of your award letter to the senior class house so that you can be recognized in the Senior Awards Booklet.  The deadline is April 26.

Hey Seniors!  Warm up in Guidance Essentials today.  We will talk important end-of-high-school info.  Bring your chromebooks.

 

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to play Frisbee Golf on Tuesday, April 24th after school. We will be meeting in the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:00 pm. This is open to ANY student looking to get outside and have a great time and enjoy the spring weather!  If you have any questions, please email Mr. Mertz.

Prom tickets go on sale next week in the cafe. You must have your current ID to purchase tickets. $95 per person.  Cash or checks made out to “NVHS” are accepted.  If you are bringing a guest that does not attend Neuqua, you need to show your signed guest pass before you can purchase tickets.  Guest passes are available on the splash page.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Seniors! The 2018 Senior Superlatives Poll is now open on the Student Splash page. Voting will be open through this Friday, April 20th, so cast your votes now!

 

 

 

"BFC only:

The One Book, One School book discussion for Boys on the Boat will be in the LMC on Friday. Students attending should come straight to the LMC at the beginning of their option period. Don't forget to bring your question sheet with you. If you have any questions, please stop by the LMC."

Attention to all freshman taking AP Exams. This is a reminder to attend the mandatory AP Pre-administration session tomorrow April 18th during 1st period in the cafeteria at the BFC. Please report to the cafeteria at the beginning of the lunch period. This information can also be found on the NV guidance website.


April 16, 2018

 

  Seniors -The photos for the Memory Lane at Senior Spectacular are due this week. Print the form from  the Senior Spectacular website and include your photo and drop it off in the Senior Class House.

Safe driving tip of the day – New research shows that hands free is not distraction free.  Voice to text, voice dial, and even just the phone conversation itself can distract drivers for up to 27 seconds after the action is finished.  Be sure everyone gets home alive, drop it and drive.

 

Intramural Spike ball sign up is still open, sign up at www.nvhsintramurals.com. If you have any questions see Mr Piscitiello at Main or Mr Bathan at BFC.

 

Attention Bands! It's almost time for the Park District Youth Ambassadors Battle of the Bands. Selected bands will compete against the best from all the Naperville area high schools. You need to submit your demo to the park district by Tuesday, April 24th. For more information and registration, contact Mr. Gelsomino (jel-so-meeno).

Attention to ALL students taking AP Exams. This is a reminder to attend the mandatory AP Pre-administration session tomorrow April 17th during 1st or 2nd period in the Auditorium at main campus. Students with last names A-L report to the auditorium during 1st period. Students with last names M-Z report to the auditorium during 2nd period.

April 22 is Earth Day, but we live on this planet everyday. This week we’ll share easy ways you can Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle. Tip 1: Switch to using a reusable water bottle that you can refill at our quick-fill stations. Plastic bottles will last up to 1,000 years in the landfill.  That is approximately 12 of your lifetimes!

Seniors! The 2018 Senior Superlatives Poll is now open on the Student Splash page. Voting will be open through this Friday, April 20th, so cast your votes now!

 

Attention Seniors!! Senior Spectacular is this weekend! You won't want to miss this Mardi Gras inspired event, so visit our Facebook page or Event Brite for more information.  Games, huge raffle prizes, all you can eat food and a DJ!! No tickets will be sold at the door. Don’t miss it!!

Senior Spectacular T-shirts may be picked up in the Rotunda between 9:30  and 1:00.


April 13, 2018

 

 Seniors:  If you have received and accepted a scholarship, be sure to turn in a copy of your award letter to the senior class house so that you can be recognized in the Senior Awards Booklet.  The deadline is April 26.

Attention Class of 2018!! Senior Spectacular is April 21st! Get your tickets ONLINE at Event Brite. Great prizes including prom packages and dorm decorations! You won’t want to miss this special event with all your friends!!

 Seniors -The photos for the Memory Lane at Senior Spectacular are due next week. Print the form from  the Senior Spectacular website and include your photo and drop it off in the Senior Class House.

 Safe driving tip of the day – We all know texting and driving is dangerous.  It can also land you in jail.  Be sure everyone gets home alive, drop it and drive.

Attention Star Raiders! School Assignments for our Raids are posted at all Class Houses. Please check it out to find out which school your going too! Any questions please see Mrs. Marple or Miss Adams.

Please pick up your t-shirts in the sophomore or freshman class house"

Attention Bands! It's almost time for the Park District Youth Ambassadors Battle of the Bands. Selected bands will compete against the best from all the Naperville area high schools. You need to submit your demo to the park district by Tuesday, April 24th. For more information and registration, contact Mr. Gelsomino (jel-so-meeno).

 Would you like to showcase your talent in front of a great audience and meet students from neighboring schools? Or just attend such an awesome event? You can! Tonight from 7-9pm at Java Plus Coffehouse on Montgomery Rd. Get there early to sign up if you want to read. More info is at tiny.cc/vu or talk to Mr. Bodwell in the LMC.

Environmental Club is meeting today in C204 at 2:30. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Today Varsity Softball plays cross-town rival, Waubonsie Valley! Come out and cheer us on! Game time is 4:30 pm.

Senior Spectacular T-shirts may be picked up in the Rotunda starting today between 9:30  and 1:00.

April 12, 2018

 

 Seniors:  If you have received and accepted a scholarship, be sure to turn in a copy of your award letter to the senior class house so that you can be recognized in the Senior Awards Booklet.  The deadline is April 26.

Attention Class of 2018!! Senior Spectacular is April 21st! Get your tickets ONLINE at Event Brite. Great prizes including prom packages and dorm decorations! You won’t want to miss this special event with all your friends!!

 Seniors -The photos for the Memory Lane at Senior Spectacular are due next week. Print the form from  the Senior Spectacular website and include your photo and drop it off in the Senior Class House

 Safe driving tip of the day – Be sure all passengers and pets are secured before driving.  Seat Belts, child seats, and crates help keep your passengers from bouncing around inside your car in the event of a crash.  Be sure everyone gets home alive every time you drive.

Attention Star Raiders! School Assignments for our Raids are posted at all Class Houses. Please check it out to find out which school your going too! Any questions please see Mrs. Marple or Miss Adams.

Please pick up your t-shirts in the sophomore or freshman class house"

Attention Bands! It's almost time for the Park District Youth Ambassadors Battle of the Bands. Selected bands will compete against the best from all the Naperville area high schools. You need to submit your demo to the park district by Tuesday, April 24th. For more information and registration, contact Mr. Gelsomino (jel-so-meeno).

 Would you like to showcase your talent in front of a great audience and meet students from neighboring schools? Or just attend such an awesome event? You can! This Friday from 7-9pm at Java Plus Coffehouse on Montgomery Rd. Get there early to sign up if you want to read. More info is at tiny.cc/vu or talk to Mr. Bodwell in the LMC.

Environmental Club is meeting Thursday and Friday this week in C204 at 2:30. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Today Varsity Softball plays cross-town rival, Waubonsie Valley! Come out and cheer us on! Game time is 4:30 pm.

Attention Class of 2018!! Senior Spectacular is April 21st! Get your tickets ONLINE at Event Brite. Great prizes including prom packages and dorm decorations! You won’t want to miss this special event with all your friends!!

  

April 11, 2018

 

 Seniors:  If you have received and accepted a scholarship, be sure to turn in a copy of your award letter to the senior class house so that you can be recognized in the Senior Awards Booklet.  The deadline is April 26.

Attention Class of 2018!! Senior Spectacular is April 21st! Get your tickets ONLINE at Event Brite. Great prizes including prom packages and dorm decorations! You won’t want to miss this special event with all your friends!!

The Graduation/Baccalaureate Committee will meet today in C204 at 2:15 p.m. All Seniors are welcome.

Safe driving tip of the day – Pull over to attend to pets or children when driving.  Reaching to the back seat can be a dangerous distraction.  Be sure everyone gets home alive every time you drive.

Attention Star Raiders! School Assignments for our Raids are posted at all Class Houses. Please check it out to find out which school your going too! Any questions please see Mrs. Marple or Miss Adams.

Please pick up your t-shirts in the sophomore or freshman class house"

Attention Bands! It's almost time for the Park District Youth Ambassadors Battle of the Bands. Selected bands will compete against the best from all the Naperville area high schools. You need to submit your demo to the park district by Tuesday, April 24th. For more information and registration, contact Mr. Gelsomino (jel-so-meeno).

Support NVHS baseball today at 4:30! Team ARRAY, of the NVHS apprentice project, will be at the game selling award winning food from the restaurant “Just Turkey” located in Evanston and Chicago. The food will be fresh and hot, a perfect addition to an NV win! For more information follow @NVHSArray on Twitter!

Environmental Club is meeting Thursday and Friday this week in C204 at 2:30. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

 

April 10, 2018

 

 Seniors:  If you have received and accepted a scholarship, be sure to turn in a copy of your award letter to the senior class house so that you can be recognized in the Senior Awards Booklet.  The deadline is April 26.

Attention Class of 2018!! Senior Spectacular is April 21st! Get your tickets ONLINE at Event Brite. Great prizes including prom packages and dorm decorations! You won’t want to miss this special event with all your friends!!

The Graduation/Baccalaureate Committee will meet Wednesday in C204 at 2:15 p.m. All Seniors are welcome.

Safe driving tip of the day – Snack smart.  If possible, eat meals or snacks before or after your tip, not while driving.  On the road, avoid messy foods that are difficult to manage.  Be sure everyone gets home alive every time you drive.

Attention Star Raiders! School Assignments for our Raids are posted at all Class Houses. Please check it out to find out which school your going too! Any questions please see Mrs. Marple or Miss Adams.

Please pick up your t-shirts in the sophomore or freshman class house"

Attention Bands! It's almost time for the Park District Youth Ambassadors Battle of the Bands. Selected bands will compete against the best from all the Naperville area high schools. You need to submit your demo to the park district by Tuesday, April 24th. For more information and registration, contact Mr. Gelsomino (jel-so-meeno).

Support NVHS baseball on Wednesday April 11th at 4:30! Team ARRAY, of the NVHS apprentice project, will be at the game selling award winning food from the restaurant “Just Turkey” located in Evanston and Chicago. The food will be fresh and hot, a perfect addition to an NV win! For more information follow @NVHSArray on Twitter!

Seniors - The photos for the Memory Lane at Senior Spectacular are due next week. Print the from the Senior Spectacular website and include your photo and drop if off in the Senior Class house.

 

April 9, 2018

 

Your Park District Youth Ambassadors are hosting a Dodgeball Tournament. We are looking for the best Dodgeball teams at Neuqua to compete against teams from throughout the Naperville high schools. The tournament is Sunday April 15th at the Fort Hill Activity Center. Registration is limited, contact Mr. Gelsomino (jel-so-meeno) for more info.

 Safe driving tip of the day – Your car is not a dressing room.  Be ready before beginning your drive.  Be sure everyone gets home alive every time you drive.

Attention Girls Volleyball Athletes There is a Spring Meeting today 2:45-3:15 at BFC.  If you are currently in a spring sport. you are unable to attend.  See Coach Simon for information.

Seniors:  If you have received and accepted a scholarship, be sure to turn in a copy of your award letter to the senior class house so that you can be recognized in the Senior Awards Booklet.  The deadline is April 26.

Attention Class of 2018!! Senior Spectacular is April 21st! Get your tickets ONLINE at Event Brite. Great prizes including prom packages and dorm decorations! You won’t want to miss this special event with all your friends!!

The Graduation/Baccalaureate Committee will meet Wednesday in C204 at 2:15 p.m. All Seniors are welcome.

 


April 6, 2018

The Reflection Graduation speeches are due  by 3:00 p.m. today.  Applications are available in the Senior Class House.

Your Park District Youth Ambassadors are hosting a Dodgeball Tournament. We are looking for the best Dodgeball teams at Neuqua to compete against teams from throughout the Naperville high schools. The tournament is Sunday April 15th at the Fort Hill Activity Center. Registration is limited, contact Mr. Gelsomino (jel-so-meeno) for more info.

Registration for Intramural Spike Ball is now open, please sign up at www.nvhsintramurals.com, A captain’s meeting will be Wednesday April 11 at 2:50 p.m. in G184 at the BFC.  Any questions ask Mr. Piscitiello at Main and Mr Bathan at BFC.

Driving tip of the day – Be sure to know all of the vehicle’s controls before you start driving any vehicle.  Unfamiliar cars are dangerous distractions.  Be sure everyone gets home alive every time you drive.

Attention Seniors who are interested in attending College of DuPage next year:  TODAY is the annual Spring COD Application Day at Neuqua.  A C.O.D. Admissions rep will be in the College and Career Center during all lunch periods to discuss everything you need to know about attending COD in the fall. Bring a credit card and you can apply!

UNICEF will be meeting today after school in room C204. Come on by to do your part in making the world a better place!


April 5, 2018

The Reflection Graduation speeches are due  by 3:00 p.m. tomorrow.  Applications are available in the Senior Class House.

Your Park District Youth Ambassadors are hosting a Dodgeball Tournament. We are looking for the best Dodgeball teams at Neuqua to compete against teams from throughout the Naperville high schools. The tournament is Sunday April 15th at the Fort Hill Activity Center. Registration is limited, contact Mr. Gelsomino (jel-so-meeno) for more info.

 

 It’s about life.  It’s about death. It’s about love, about laughter.  It’s about pain and loneliness. It’s about God, philosophy, pizza, suburbia, passion, boredom, and robot baristas.  It’s the 2018 Monologue Show, and it’s happening this week on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Don’t miss some of the best writing at Neuqua!

Driving tip of the day - Safe drivers plan ahead by checking conditions and knowing the route ahead of time.  They also set up GPS before the car starts moving.  Be sure everyone gets home alive every time you drive.

 

Attention Seniors who are interested in attending College of DuPage next year:  Friday, April 6 is the annual Spring COD Application Day at Neuqua.  A C.O.D. Admissions rep will be in the College and Career Center during all lunch periods to discuss the benefits of attending COD. Bring a credit card and you can apply!

 Environmental Club will meet this week to finalize our Earth Day plans in C204 at 2:30. Contact Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Sophomores-- Guidance Essentials are today for Mrs. Stanley's students and any sophomore who has not attended yet.  Go to the large forum room at the beginning of your lunch period. Attendance is required.

 

Spring is coming soon!  Come to ASL Club meeting after school in D107 on Thursday April 5th!  Learn and practice some springtime signs!

Interact returns on Monday for our second to last meeting of the year. Turn in your banquet form by April 11. EVERYone should help with our Rollins School Supply Collection! Donate usable items as you clear out your locker. Check our website for more info and for summer volunteer options: NVHSinteract.org.

 It's National Poetry Month at Neuqua! Today in the LMC we are writing and sharing poetry all day. Come join us during your option period. Tim "Toaster" Henderson will lead writing workshops periods 1-6. Kevin Coval will give poetry presentations during 7 and 8. All are welcome.

 Spoken Word Club meets today at 2:45 in B127. It's National Poetry Month, so come write some poems with us. Just bring a pen, paper, and your ideas. No experience necessary.

UNICEF will be meeting this Friday after school in room C204. Come on by to do your part in making the world a better place!

Wildcat International Club is meeting today after school until 3:45 in B203.  Anyone interested in culture and language is welcome to join us.

Buenos días! Don't forget, Spanish club will meet after school today in D119 to make cascarones - confetti filled eggs. Hope to see you there!

Registration for Intramural Spike Ball is now open, please sign up at www.nvhsintramurals.com, A captain’s meeting will be Wednesday April 11 at 2:50 p.m. in G184 at the BFC.  Any questions ask Mr. Piscitiello at Main and Mr Bathan at BFC.


April 4, 2018

The  Reflection Graduation speeches are due  by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th.  Applications are available in the Senior Class House.

 Driving tip of the day – Items bouncing around in your car can cause you to reach for them.  Store them away before beginning your trip so they don’t become distractions.  Be sure everyone gets home alive every time you drive.

 

It’s about life.  It’s about death. It’s about love, about laughter.  It’s about pain and loneliness. It’s about God, philosophy, pizza, suburbia, passion, boredom, and robot baristas.  It’s the 2018 Monologue Show, and it’s happening this week on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Don’t miss some of the best writing at Neuqua!

Sophomores-- Guidance Essentials are today for Mr. Mucha's students.  Go to the large forum room at the beginning of your lunch period. Attendance is required.

 

Attention Seniors who are interested in attending College of DuPage next year:  Friday, April 6 is the annual Spring COD Application Day at Neuqua.  A C.O.D. Admissions rep will be in the College and Career Center during all lunch periods to discuss the benefits of attending COD. Bring a credit card and you can apply!

 

Spring is coming soon!  Come to ASL Club meeting after school in D107 on Thursday April 5th!  Learn and practice some springtime signs!

Interact returns on Monday for our second to last meeting of the year. Turn in your banquet form by April 11. EVERYone should help with our Rollins School Supply Collection! Donate usable items as you clear out your locker. Check our website for more info and for summer volunteer options: NVHSinteract.org.

Come out to see NVHS baseball play today at 4:30! Team ARRAY of the NVHS apprentice project, will be at the game selling award winning food from the restaurant “Just Turkey” located in Evanston and Chicago. The food will be fresh and hot...a perfect addition to an NV win! For more information follow @NVHSArray on Twitter.

Attention Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning Committee - Today’s meeting has been canceled. We will meet next Wednesday at 2:15 pm in Room C204.

UNICEF will be meeting this Friday after school in room C204. Come on by to do your part in making the world a better place!

Registration for Intramural Spike Ball is now open, please sign up at www.nvhsintramurals.com, captions meeting will be Wednesday April 11 at 2:50 pm in Faculty Cafe.  Any questions ask Mr. Piscitiello at Main and Mr Bathan at BFC.

Environmental Club will meet this week to finalize our Earth Day plans in C204 at 2:30. Contact Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Neuqua Honors is tonight at 7 pm in the Auditorium. Students receiving an award need to enter Door 1 to check in no later than 6:30 pm.

Principal's Advisory Council will meet today at 2:15 in the Auditorium Lobby.

 


April 3, 2018

The  Reflection Graduation speeches are due  by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th.  Applications are available in the Senior Class House.

Hello all Neuqua Adventurers! If you are thinking about joining us on the exclusive educational excursion to Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands. The deadline to sign up is April 3rd! Contact Miss

Valente or Mr. Vandersteen with questions.

 

It’s about life.  It’s about death. It’s about love, about laughter.  It’s about pain and loneliness. It’s about God, philosophy, pizza, suburbia, passion, boredom, and robot baristas.  It’s the 2018 Monologue Show, and it’s happening this week on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Don’t miss some of the best writing at Neuqua!

Sophomores-- Guidance Essentials are today for Ms. Janes' students. Go to the large forum room at the beginning of your lunch period. Attendance is required. 

 Java is a type of coffee, as well as a language you can use to code! Come and "espresso" yourself with Java at Coding Club this Tuesday after school at 2:30 in D208. See Ms. K in the business department if you have any questions. Java nice day!

Driving tip of the day – be sure to give all of your attention to driving. Actively scan the road, use your mirrors, and watch out for pedestrians and cyclists. Be sure everyone gets home alive every time you drive.

Interact returns on Monday for our second to last meeting of the year. Turn in your banquet form by April 11. EVERYone should help with our Rollins School Supply Collection! Donate usable items as you clear out your locker. Check our website for more info and for summer volunteer options: NVHSinteract.org.

Come out to see NVHS baseball play on Wednesday April 4th at 4:30! Team ARRAY of the NVHS apprentice project, will be at the game selling award winning food from the restaurant “Just Turkey” located in Evanston and Chicago. The food will be fresh and hot...a perfect addition to an NV win! For more information follow @NVHSArray on Twitter.

The Graduation/Baccalaureate Committee will meet tomorrow  afternoon at 2:15 in C204.  all seniors are welcome.

EXTRA CREDIT English I Bulletin Board contest due by end of day today! See your English teacher for details.


April 2, 2018

The  Reflection Graduation speeches are due  by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th.  Applications are available in the Senior Class House.

Though the official Lit Mag deadline has passed, we still want more art.  If you have photos, paintings, drawings, comics, ceramics, jewelry, or more--take a picture of it and share it with THEessence@ipsd.org by April 12. See NVHSessence.org for guidelines and to see last year's award winning magazine!

Art Club will meet Monday April 2nd in room A103.  Come make a painting, practice printmaking or create buttons and bookmarks as we prepare for the Fine Arts Showcase.  Hope to see you then!

April is distracted driving awareness month.  Be on the lookout for safety tips and facts brought to you by the driver education department.

Hello all Neuqua Adventurers! If you are thinking about joining us on the exclusive educational excursion to Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands. The deadline to sign up is April 3rd! Contact Miss

Valente or Mr. Vandersteen with questions.

 

It’s about life.  It’s about death. It’s about love, about laughter.  It’s about pain and loneliness. It’s about God, philosophy, pizza, suburbia, passion, boredom, and robot baristas.  It’s the 2018 Monologue Show, and it’s happening this week on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Don’t miss some of the best writing at Neuqua!

Sophomores-- Guidance Essentials are this week on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday!  Be sure to attend!  

Java is a type of coffee, as well as a language you can use to code! Come and "espresso" yourself with Java at Coding Club this Tuesday after school at 2:30 in D208. See Ms. K in the business department if you have any questions. Java nice day!


March 23, 2018

Attention Seniors: Applications for the Graduation Reflection Speech are now available in the Senior Class House. The speeches are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th. Please See Mrs. Conmy in the Main


Office if you have any questions.  

Though the official Lit Mag deadline has passed, we still want more art.  If you have photos, paintings, drawings, comics, ceramics, jewelry, or more--take a picture of it and share it with THEessence@ipsd.org by April 12. See NVHSessence.org for guidelines and to see last year's award winning magazine!

The PTSA proudly presents the Sparkle & Shine Mother/Daughter Tea & Fashion Show on Sunday, April 15th at the Bolingbrook Golf Club.  Tickets are on sale NOW which includes the meal & unlimited photo booth photos!  Purchase tickets at Eventbrite.com. GROUP SEATING: All tickets must be purchased on the same order if you wish to sit together.  There are NO exceptions.

 Send questions to NVHS.TEA.TICKETS@GMAIL.COM.

Seniors -- are you and your friends making plans to attend Senior Spectacular? Mark your calendars for April 21, and visit Event Brite and search for Senior Spectacular to buy your tickets.  Prices go up after spring break!

Hello all Neuqua Adventurers!If you are thinking about joining us on the exclusive educational excursion to Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands. The deadline to sign up is April 3rd. Contact Miss Valente or Mr. Vandersteen with questions.

Seniors! If you ordered a senior class t-shirt, please pick it up in the class house before break.

 

Art Club will meet Monday April 2nd in room A103.  Come make a painting, practice printmaking or create buttons and bookmarks as we prepare for the Fine Arts Showcase.  Hope to see you then!


March 22, 2018

Attention Seniors: Applications for the Graduation Reflection Speech are now available in the Senior Class House. The speeches are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th. Please See Mrs. Conmy in the Main Office if you have any questions.  

Today  is the last day to sign up for the First Annual Neuqua Valley Intramural Golf Tournament.  Compete for the coveted blue jacket.  Sign up at nvhsintramurals.com.  If you have any questions, see Mr. Brouwer at Main, or Mr. Companey at Birkett.

Attention Peer Partners.  If you have been selected to be in Peer Partners for the 2018-2019 School year, please check your school email with information from Mr. Kennedy.

Though Environmental Club will NOT meet this week, we will see you after spring break to celebrate Earth Day, to begin our recycling initiative, and to discuss next year's exec board.  Check out NVeco.org for information.

Though the official Lit Mag deadline has passed, we still want more art.  If you have photos, paintings, drawings, comics, ceramics, jewelry, or more--take a picture of it and share it with THEessence@ipsd.org by April 12. See NVHSessence.org for guidelines and to see last year's award winning magazine!

The PTSA proudly presents the Sparkle & Shine Mother/Daughter Tea & Fashion Show on Sunday, April 15th at the Bolingbrook Golf Club.  Tickets are on sale NOW which includes the meal & unlimited photo booth photos!  Purchase tickets at Eventbrite.com. GROUP SEATING: All tickets must be purchased on the same order if you wish to sit together.  There are NO exceptions.

 Send questions to NVHS.TEA.TICKETS@GMAIL.COM.

Seniors -- are you and your friends making plans to attend Senior Spectacular? Mark your calendars for April 21, and visit Event Brite and search for Senior Spectacular to buy your tickets.  Prices go up after spring break!

Hello all Neuqua Adventurers!If you are thinking about joining us on the exclusive educational excursion to Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands. The deadline to sign up is April 3rd. Contact Miss Valente or Mr. Vandersteen with questions.

Seniors! If you ordered a senior class t-shirt, please pick it up in the class house before break.

 


March 21, 2018

Attention Seniors: Applications for the Graduation Reflection Speech are now available in the Senior Class House. The speeches are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th. Please See Mrs. Conmy in the Main Office if you have any questions.  

For anyone interested in trying out for the Neuqua Valley Cheerleading program, there is a mandatory meeting, March 21st at 6pm.  The meeting will be held at the Main building, in C200.  A parent or guardian must attend.  For more info, please contact Coach T or Coach McGhee!

Senior t-shirts are in! If you ordered a senior t-shirt, please pick it up in the class house by Wednesday this week!

 

 This Thursday is the last day to sign up for the First Annual Neuqua Valley Intramural Golf Tournament.  Compete for the coveted blue jacket.  Sign up at nvhsintramurals.com.  If you have any questions, see Mr. Brouwer at Main, or Mr. Companey at Birkett.

Attention Peer Partners.  If you have been selected to be in Peer Partners for the 2018-2019 School year, please check your school email with information from Mr. Kennedy.

Though Environmental Club will NOT meet this week, we will see you after spring break to celebrate Earth Day, to begin our recycling initiative, and to discuss next year's exec board.  Check out NVeco.org for information.

Though the official Lit Mag deadline has passed, we still want more art.  If you have photos, paintings, drawings, comics, ceramics, jewelry, or more--take a picture of it and share it with THEessence@ipsd.org by April 12. See NVHSessence.org for guidelines and to see last year's award winning magazine!

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                                 

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                             

                            March 20, 2018

Attention Seniors: Applications for the Graduation Reflection Speech are now available in the Senior Class House. The speeches are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th. Please See Mrs. Conmy in the Main Office if you have any questions.  

For anyone interested in trying out for the Neuqua Valley Cheerleading program, there is a mandatory meeting, March 21st at 6pm.  The meeting will be held at the Main building, in C200.  A parent or guardian must attend.  For more info, please contact Coach T or Coach McGhee!

Senior t-shirts are in! If you ordered a senior t-shirt, please pick it up in the class house by Wednesday this week!

 

 This Thursday is the last day to sign up for the First Annual Neuqua Valley Intramural Golf Tournament.  Compete for the coveted blue jacket.  Sign up at nvhsintramurals.com.  If you have any questions, see Mr. Brouwer at Main, or Mr. Companey at Birkett.

Attention Peer Partners.  If you have been selected to be in Peer Partners for the 2018-2019 School year, please check your school email with information from Mr. Kennedy.

 


March 19,  2018

Attention Seniors: Applications for the Graduation Reflection Speech are now available in the Senior Class House. The speeches are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th. Please See Mrs. Conmy in the Main Office if you have any questions.  

For anyone interested in trying out for the Neuqua Valley Cheerleading program, there is a mandatory meeting, March 21st at 6pm.  The meeting will be held at the Main building, in C200.  A parent or guardian must attend.  For more info, please contact Coach T or Coach McGhee!

Senior t-shirts are in! If you ordered a senior t-shirt, please pick it up in the class house by Wednesday this week!

 

The First Annual Neuqua Valley Intramural Golf Tournament will begin after Spring Break.  Compete for the coveted Blue Jacket.  Signups are on: nvhs intramurals . com. If you have questions, see Mr. Brouwer at Main, or Mr. Companey at Birkett.

Attention Seniors!! Tickets are on sale for Senior Spectacular starting today! All you can eat food! Music and dancing! Raffles and prizes! Go to www.eventbrite.com and find Neuqua Senior

Spectacular to buy your tickets and save some cash! Ticket prices go up afterspring break, and the first 100 purchases will get an extra 5 raffle tickets!


March 19,  2018

Attention Seniors: Applications for the Graduation Reflection Speech are now available in the Senior Class House. The speeches are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th. Please See Mrs. Conmy in the Main Office if you have any questions.  

For anyone interested in trying out for the Neuqua Valley Cheerleading program, there is a mandatory meeting, March 21st at 6pm.  The meeting will be held at the Main building, in C200.  A parent or guardian must attend.  For more info, please contact Coach T or Coach McGhee!

Senior t-shirts are in! If you ordered a senior t-shirt, please pick it up in the class house by Wednesday this week!

 

The First Annual Neuqua Valley Intramural Golf Tournament will begin after Spring Break.  Compete for the coveted Blue Jacket.  Signups are on: nvhs intramurals . com. If you have questions, see Mr. Brouwer at Main, or Mr. Companey at Birkett.

Attention Seniors!! Tickets are on sale for Senior Spectacular starting today! All you can eat food! Music and dancing! Raffles and prizes! Go to www.eventbrite.com and find Neuqua Senior

Spectacular to buy your tickets and save some cash! Ticket prices go up afterspring break, and the first 100 purchases will get an extra 5 raffle tickets!

 

 

March 16,  2018

Attention Seniors: Applications for the Graduation Reflection Speech are now available in the Senior Class House. The speeches are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th. Please See Mrs. Conmy in the Main Office if you have any questions.  

For anyone interested in trying out for the Neuqua Valley Cheerleading program, there is a mandatory meeting, March 21st at 6pm.  The meeting will be held at the Main building, in C200.  A parent or guardian must attend.  For more info, please contact Coach T or Coach McGhee!

 

The Improv Show featuring the Third Wheels are performing this weekend, Friday and Saturday, at 6pm and 8pm in the Black Box.  $7 general admission tickets are available at nvhstheatre.com. Limited tickets will be available at the door. Hope to see you there for a brilliant night of comedy!

 

The First Annual Neuqua Valley Intramural Golf Tournament will begin after Spring Break.  Compete for the coveted Blue Jacket.  Signups are on: nvhs intramurals . com. If you have questions, see Mr. Brouwer at Main, or Mr. Companey at Birkett.

Seniors -  Your graduation announcement orders are ready to pick up in the Senior Class House. Please stop in today to pick them up.

Interact's next meeting is 3/19! Exec Board applications for next year are due BY March 20. Interact Banquet RSVPs are due by April 10. The banquet honors all our members for their year of service, so  please join us. Forms for both are at NVHSintearct.org. Turn forms into B100. 


March 15, 2018

Attention Seniors: Applications for the Graduation Reflection Speech are now available in the Senior Class House. The speeches are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th. Please See Mrs. Conmy in the Main Office if you have any questions.  

Student Council Officers elections are online today! See the splash page to vote for your class officers!

The Improv Show featuring the Third Wheels are performing this weekend, Friday and Saturday, at 6pm and 8pm in the Black Box.  $7 general admission tickets are available at nvhstheatre.com. Limited tickets will be available at the door. Hope to see you there for a brilliant night of comedy!

 

 The First Annual Neuqua Valley Intramural Golf Tournament will begin after Spring Break.  Compete for the coveted Blue Jacket.  Signups are on: nvhs intramurals . com. If you have questions, see Mr. Brouwer at Main, or Mr. Companey at Birkett.

Did you write a monologue? Did you make a cool doodle in the corner of your notebook? Maybe you wrote an ode to the goose. Whatever you wrote or created, Lit Mag wants to see it!  But you only have until midnight today, MARCH 15 to submit to THEessence@ipsd.org! Don't miss this chance!

Seniors -  Your graduation announcement orders are ready to pick up in the Senior Class House. Please stop in today to pick them up.

Ask yourself, are you brave? Are you courageous? Do you have what it takes to lead the most ridiculous club in the history of Neuqua Valley? Well then come audition to be one of the new leaders of Philosophy Club, today in D113. No need to prepare anything. Just bring, and be, yourself!

Guten Morgen! German Club will meet today from 2:40 to 3:30 in D104 at Main.  We'll be decorating eggs for a traditional German Easter tree.  Hope to see you there!

The Environmental Club will meet today at 2:30 in the LMC. Contact Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Interact's next meeting is 3/19! Exec Board applications for next year are due BY March 20. Interact Banquet RSVPs are due by April 10. The banquet honors all our members for their year of service, so  please join us. Forms for both are at NVHSintearct.org. Turn forms into B100.


March 14, 2018

Attention Seniors: Applications for the Graduation Reflection Speech are now available in the Senior Class House. The speeches are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th. Please See Mrs. Conmy in the Main Office if you have any questions.  

The Junior class will host a blood drive on Thursday, March 15.  You can sign up for the drive online from the student splash page and you must be 16 or older to participate.  All 16 year-old donors must have a parent permission slip.  Your donation could save up to 3 lives!  All donors will receive a t-shirt from Heartland Blood Center.

Student Council Officers elections are online Thursday, March 15th! See the splash page to vote for your class officers!

The Improv Show featuring the Third Wheels are performing this weekend, Friday and Saturday, at 6pm and 8pm in the Black Box.  $7 general admission tickets are available at nvhstheatre.com. Limited tickets will be available at the door. Hope to see you there for a brilliant night of comedy!

 

 The First Annual Neuqua Valley Intramural Golf Tournament will begin after Spring Break.  Compete for the coveted Blue Jacket.  Signups are on: nvhs intramurals . com. If you have questions, see Mr. Brouwer at Main, or Mr. Companey at Birkett.

Did you write a monologue? Did you make a cool doodle in the corner of your notebook? Maybe you wrote an ode to the goose. Whatever you wrote or created, Lit Mag wants to see it!  But you only have until midnight on MARCH 15 to submit to THEessence@ipsd.org! Don't miss this chance!

Seniors -  Your graduation announcement orders are ready to pick up in the Senior Class House. Please stop in today to pick them up.

Ask yourself, are you brave? Are you courageous? Do you have what it takes to lead the most ridiculous club in the history of Neuqua Valley? Well then come audition to be one of the new leaders of Philosophy Club, this Thursday, March 15, in D113. No need to prepare anything. Just bring, and be, yourself!

Guten Morgen! German Club will meet this Thursday, March 15th, from 2:40 to 3:30 in D104 at Main.  We'll be decorating eggs for a traditional German Easter tree.  Hope to see you there!

The Softball Program is hosting a fundraiser at Chipotle today from 4-8pm. Stop in and donate 50% of the proceeds to our program! See you there!

The Environmental Club will meet Thursday at 2:30 in the LMC this week. Contact Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Interact's next meeting is 3/19! Exec Board applications for next year are due BY March 20. Interact Banquet RSVPs are due by April 10. The banquet honors all our members for their year of service, so please join us. Forms for both are at NVHSintearct.org. Turn forms into B100.


March 13, 2018

Attention Seniors: Applications for the Graduation Reflection Speech are now available in the Senior Class House. The speeches are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th. Please See Mrs, Conmy in the Main Office if you have any questions.  

The Junior class will host a blood drive on Thursday, March 15.  You can sign up for the drive online from the student splash page and you must be 16 or older to participate.  All 16 year-old donors must have a parent permission slip.  Your donation could save up to 3 lives!  All donors will receive a t-shirt from Heartland Blood Center.

The Improv Show featuring the Third Wheels are performing this weekend, Friday and Saturday, at 6pm and 8pm in the Black Box.  $7 general admission tickets are available at nvhstheatre.com. Limited tickets will be available at the door. Hope to see you there for a brilliant night of comedy!

 

 The First Annual Neuqua Valley Intramural Golf Tournament will begin after Spring Break.  Compete for the coveted Blue Jacket.  Signups are on: nvhs intramurals . com. If you have questions, see Mr. Brouwer at Main, or Mr. Companey at Birkett.  

Are you a student in an AP course? Registration for the upcoming AP exam ends March 13th. Late registration takes place March 14-March 23 however it incurs at $10 late fee per exam. See Mrs. LaPorta in Junior Class House with questions.

The Lit Mag deadline has been extended to March 15. So get your Monologue Show and other pieces ready--and join us the next TWO Tuesdays @ 2:30 in C204 to help REVISE your writing.  Even if you already submitted to THEessence@ipsd.org, we will help you make your writing better!

 Did you write a monologue? Did you make a cool doodle in the corner of your notebook? Maybe you wrote an ode to the goose. Whatever you wrote or created, Lit Mag wants to see it!  But you only have until midnight on MARCH 15 to submit to THEessence@ipsd.org! Don't miss this chance!

Seniors -  Your graduation announcement orders are ready to pick up in the Senior Class House. Please stop in today to pick them up.

Ask yourself, are you brave? Are you courageous? Do you have what it takes to lead the most ridiculous club in the history of Neuqua Valley? Well then come audition to be one of the new leaders of Philosophy Club, this Thursday, March 15, in D113. No need to prepare anything. Just bring, and be, yourself!

Guten Morgen! German Club will meet this Thursday, March 15th, from 2:40 to 3:30 in D104 at Main.  We'll be decorating eggs for a traditional German Easter tree.  Hope to see you there!

The Softball Program is hosting a fundraiser at Chipotle this Wednesday from 4-8pm. Stop in and donate 50% of the proceeds to our program! See you there!

The Environmental Club will meet Thursday at 2:30 in the LMC this week. Contact Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.


March 12, 2018

 

 Attention Seniors: Applications for the Graduation Reflection Speech are now available in the Senior Class House. The speeches are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th. Please See Mrs, Conmy in the Main Office if you have any questions.  

The Junior class will host a blood drive on Thursday, March 15.  You can sign up for the drive online from the student splash page and you must be 16 or older to participate.  All 16 year-old donors must have a parent permission slip.  Your donation could save up to 3 lives!  All donors will receive a t-shirt from Heartland Blood Center.

The Improv Show featuring the Third Wheels are performing this weekend, Friday and Saturday, at 6pm and 8pm in the Black Box.  $7 general admission tickets are available at nvhstheatre.com. Limited tickets will be available at the door. Hope to see you there for a brilliant night of comedy!

 

 The First Annual Neuqua Valley Intramural Golf Tournament will begin after Spring Break.  Compete for the coveted Blue Jacket.  Signups are on: nvhs intramurals . com. If you have questions, see Mr. Brouwer at Main, or Mr. Companey at Birkett.  

 Are you a student in an AP course? Registration for the upcoming AP exam ends March 13th. Late registration takes place March 14-March 23 however it incurs at $10 late fee per exam. See Mrs. LaPorta in Junior Class House with questions.

The Lit Mag deadline has been extended to March 15. So get your Monologue Show and other pieces ready--and join us the next TWO Tuesdays @ 2:30 in C204 to help REVISE your writing.  Even if you already submitted to THEessence@ipsd.org, we will help you make your writing better!

Art club meets today after school in room A101.  Be there or be square.

Seniors -  Your graduation announcement orders are ready to pick up in the Senior Class House. Please stop in today to pick them up.

 


March 9, 2018

 

 Attention Seniors: Applications for the Graduation Reflection Speech are now available in the Senior Class House. The speeches are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th. Please See Mrs, Conmy in the Main Office if you have any questions.  

 

UNICEF will be meeting today in room C204 after school. Come on by to learn how you and others can positively impact the world around you!

Attention Seniors:  Herff Jones will deliver graduation announcements and senior products today    during lunch periods in the Commons.  Bring your balance due to pick up your order.  Personal checks will not be accepted for final payment.   Extra announcements will be available for purchase.  Orders for Letter Jackets and Class Rings will also be accepted. Ordering packets are available in the Sophomore House.

Student Council will be holding a book drive to donate books to local elementary schools. Please bring gently-used children’s books to the rotunda before school from today to Friday, March 16th.

Billy Elton returns for another benefit concert in the Neuqua Valley Auditorium TONIGHT at 7:30.  Billy Elton celebrates the music of Billy Joel and Elton John, and features three Neuqua music staff members: Mr. Spears, Mr. Rimington,and Mr. Pfeil.  The concert benefits the memorial funds of Tom Schlegel,Dave Scheidecker, and Leslie Baumann, three fondly remembered Neuquateachers.  Previous concerts have raised over $17,600.  Tickets are$10, general admission, and can be purchased at the box office before the show.  Come enjoy an amazing evening of music and support a great cause!

 

The Improv Show featuring the Third Wheels will be perform next weekend, Friday and Saturday, at 6pm and 8pm in the Black Box.  Tickets are now available at nvhstheatre.com. Limited tickets will be available at the door.  Hope to see you there for a brilliant night of comedy!

Are you a student in an AP course? Registration for the upcoming AP exam ends March 13th. Late registration takes place March 14-March 23 however it incurs at $10 late fee per exam. See Mrs. LaPorta in Junior Class House with questions.

The Lit Mag deadline has been extended to March 15. So get your Monologue Show and other pieces ready--and join us the next TWO Tuesdays @ 2:30 in C204 to help REVISE your writing.  Even if you already submitted to THEessence@ipsd.org, we will help you make your writing better!

The First Annual Neuqua Valley Intramural Golf tournament will begin the Thursday after spring break. Compete for the coveted blue blazer. Be the first to win this tournament.  Signups are now open at the intramural link on the splash page.  See Mr. Brouwer at Main, or Mr. Companey at Birkett if you have questions.  


March 8, 2018

Are you interested in fashion or theatre? Join the costume crew for this year's musical, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.  We will have a brief informational meeting today outside B100 in the Main building.  Please join us at 2:45 to find out how you can help with costume crew, or email Mrs. Rossi for information.  

 

Attention Seniors: Applications for the Graduation Reflection Speech are now available in the Senior Class House. The speeches are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th. Please See Mrs, Conmy in the Main Office if you have any questions.  

 

UNICEF will be meeting this Friday in room C204 after school. Come on by to learn how you and others can positively impact the world around you!

Attention Seniors:  Herff Jones will deliver graduation announcements and senior products today    during lunch periods in the Commons.  Bring your balance due to pick up your order.  Personal checks will not be accepted for final payment.   Extra announcements will be available for purchase.  Orders for Letter Jackets and Class Rings will also be accepted. Ordering packets are available in the Sophomore House.

Student Council will be holding a book drive to donate books to local elementary schools. Please bring gently-used children’s books to the rotunda before school from today to Friday, March 16th.

 

Juniors Guidance Essentials take place today  Let's discuss summer opportunities and planning for senior year!

The Improv Show featuring the Third Wheels will be perform next weekend, Friday and Saturday, at 6pm and 8pm in the Black Box.  Tickets are now available at nvhstheatre.com. Limited tickets will be available at the door.  Hope to see you there for a brilliant night of comedy!

Are you a student in an AP course? Registration for the upcoming AP exam ends March 13th. Late registration takes place March 14-March 23 however it incurs at $10 late fee per exam. See Mrs. LaPorta in Junior Class House with questions.

The Lit Mag deadline has been extended to March 15. So get your Monologue Show and other pieces ready--and join us the next TWO Tuesdays @ 2:30 in C204 to help REVISE your writing.  Even if you already submitted to THEessence@ipsd.org, we will help you make your writing better!

The First Annual Neuqua Valley Intramural Golf tournament will begin the Thursday after spring break. Compete for the coveted blue blazer. Be the first to win this tournament.  Signups are now open at the intramural link on the splash page.  See Mr. Brouwer at Main, or Mr. Companey at Birkett if you have questions.  

Come to D107 between 2:30-3:30 today to see a movie using American Sign Language and Deaf actors.

Varsity Softball will be hosting a fundraiser TODAY from 3-8pm at Robeks, next to the showplace! Come out and support the team and we look forward to seeing you all there!

 Billy Elton returns for another benefit concert in the Neuqua Valley Auditorium tomorrow night,

March 9 at 7:30.  Billy Elton celebrates the music of Billy Joel and Elton John, and features three Neuqua music staff members: Mr.Spears, Mr. Rimington, and Mr. Pfeil.  The concert benefits the memorial funds of Tom Schlegel, Dave Scheidecker, and Leslie Baumann, three fondly

remembered Neuqua teachers.  Previous concerts have raised over$17,600.  Tickets are $10, general admission, and can be purchased at the box office before the show.  Come enjoy an amazing evening of music and support a great cause!


March 7, 2018

 Attention Seniors: The first meeting of the Graduation Committee will be today at 2:15 p.m. in room C204. All seniors are welcome to attend. Come to help plan  your graduation and Baccalaureate ceremonies.   Bring a friend.

Are you interested in fashion or theatre? Join the costume crew for this year's musical, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.  We will have a brief informational meeting this Thursday, March 8 outside B100 in the Main building.  Please join us at 2:45 to find out how you can help with costume crew, or email Mrs. Rossi for information.  

 

Attention Seniors: Applications for the Graduation Reflection Speech are now available in the Senior Class House. The speeches are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th. Please See Mrs, Conmy in the Main Office if you have any questions.  

 

UNICEF will be meeting this Friday in room C204 after school. Come on by to learn how you and others can positively impact the world around you!

Attention Seniors:  Herff Jones will deliver graduation announcements and senior products on Thursday, March 8th, during lunch periods in the Commons.  Bring your balance due to pick up your order.  Personal checks will not be accepted for final payment. You may bring cash on delivery day or pay online at www.highschool.herffjones.com.  Extra announcements will be available for purchase.  Orders for Letter Jackets and Class Rings will also be accepted. Ordering packets are available in the Sophomore House or you can go online at: herffjonesil.com 

Student Council will be holding a book drive to donate books to local elementary schools. Please bring gently-used children’s books to the rotunda before school from today to Friday, March 16th.

 

Juniors Guidance Essentials take place this week today  through Thursday! Let's discuss summer opportunities and planning for senior year!

The Improv Show featuring the Third Wheels will be perform next weekend, Friday and Saturday, at 6pm and 8pm in the Black Box.  Tickets are now available at nvhstheatre.com. Limited tickets will be available at the door.  Hope to see you there for a brilliant night of comedy!

Are you a student in an AP course? Registration for the upcoming AP exam ends March 13th. Late registration takes place March 14-March 23 however it incurs at $10 late fee per exam. See Mrs. LaPorta in Junior Class House with questions.

The Lit Mag deadline has been extended to March 15. So get your Monologue Show and other pieces ready--and join us the next TWO Tuesdays @ 2:30 in C204 to help REVISE your writing.  Even if you already submitted to THEessence@ipsd.org, we will help you make your writing better!

The First Annual Neuqua Valley Intramural Golf tournament will begin the Thursday after spring break. Compete for the coveted blue blazer. Be the first to win this tournament.  Signups are now open at the intramural link on the splash page.  See Mr. Brouwer at Main, or Mr. Companey at Birkett if you have questions.  

Come to D107 between 2:30-3:30 to see a movie using American Sign Language and Deaf actors.  

Hello Freshmen! Guidance Essentials will be held this week, starting today! Please bring your ID and attend on your assigned day. See you all there! Today is for Mr Stadt's students.

Hi everyone! I’m Jack Mayor and today is National Spread the Word to End the Word  day. This day is dedicated to signing pledges to end the use of the r word. Join me, and many others as we choose to sign the pledge in the cafeteria during all option periods today! Together let’s spread the word to end the word!

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March 6, 2018

 Attention Seniors: The first meeting of the Graduation Committee will be tomorrow at 2:15 p.m. in room C204. All seniors are welcome to attend. Come to help plan  your graduation and Baccalaureate ceremonies.   Bring a friend.

Interested in politics or creating change in the community? Come meet local politicians Ms. Rebecca Boyd-Obarski and Ms. Becky Anderson at a Women in Politics panel in room C200 at main from 2:30-3:30 today. Contact Ms. Jakubas with questions.

 

Attention Seniors: Applications for the Graduation Reflection Speech are now available in the Senior Class House. The speeches are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th. Please See Mrs, Conmy in the Main Office if you have any questions.  

 

 UNICEF will be meeting this Friday in room C204 after school. Come on by to learn how you and others can positively impact the world around you!

Attention Seniors:  Herff Jones will deliver graduation announcements and senior products on Thursday, March 8th, during lunch periods in the Commons.  Bring your balance due to pick up your order.  Personal checks will not be accepted for final payment. You may bring cash on delivery day or pay online at www.highschool.herffjones.com.  Extra announcements will be available for purchase.  Orders for Letter Jackets and Class Rings will also be accepted. Ordering packets are available in the Sophomore House or you can go online at: herffjonesil.com 

Student Council will be holding a book drive to donate books to local elementary schools. Please bring gently-used children’s books to the rotunda before school from today to Friday, March 16th.

 

Juniors Guidance Essentials take place this week Tuesday through Thursday! Let's discuss summer opportunities and planning for senior year!

PTSA presents the Sparkle & Shine Mother Daughter Tea & Fashion Show on Sunday, April 15th at the Bolingbrook Golf Club.  Tickets on sale NOW includes the meal & unlimited photo booth photos!  Purchase tickets for $30 (+ fee) at Eventbrite.com.GROUP SEATING: All tickets must be purchased on the same order if you wish to sit together.  There are NO exceptions.

Hello Freshmen! Guidance Essentials will be held this week, starting today! Please bring your ID and attend on your assigned day. See you all there!

Tuesday, March 6th-Ms. Block's students

Wednesday, March 7th-Mr Stadt's students

Hello everyone! I’m Jack Mayor and I’m here to spread the word to end the word.  During your lunch period tomorrow, we are having a table in the cafeteria to help you pledge to remove the r- word from the hallways of our school.  Not only will this help to make our school more accepting, but it will also be one step closer to ending this hurtful word.  Respect is golden!

 

 


March 5, 2018

 Attention Seniors: The first meeting of the Graduation Committee will be Wednesday, March 7 at 2:15 p.m. in room C204. All seniors are welcome to attend. Come to help plan  your graduation and Baccalaureate ceremonies.   Bring a friend.

Join us for our Best Buddies Chapter Meeting today from 2:30-3:30 in the main building cafeteria!  We will be making signs for R-Word day and for our Special Olympics Swim team.  Hope to see you there!   

 

The Food Service staff is looking for your help in making our cafeteria and meals the best in the District! Please complete a 15 minute survey at your leisure during your lunch period, you will receive

a coupon for a free cookie in return for your opinion! The link will be available on the school website from February 19th through March 2nd

Interested in politics or creating change in the community? Come meet local politicians Ms. Rebecca Boyd-Obarski and Ms. Becky Anderson at a Women in Politics panel in room C200 at main from 2:30-3:30 on Tuesday March 6th. Contact Ms. Jakubas with questions.

 

Attention Seniors: Applications for the Graduation Reflection Speech are now available in the Senior Class House. The speeches are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th. Please See Mrs, Conmy in the Main Office if you have any questions.  

  

interested in snowball, ? but just don't know what is really is all about ? VCome to the large forum room today after school for a quick information meeting. BRING YOUR FRIENDS!!  its not too late to sign up! Don't miss out on one of the best weekends you'll ever have !!!  Can't make it after school,  see Mrs Marple in sophomore house.

 

What do you call a snake that is 3.14 meters long? A "Pi"thon!  You can also learn how to program a computer using the Python language at Coding Club this Tuesday March 6th. Join us after school at 2:30 in D208 to learn more about programming with python. Cookies will be served.

 

Student Council will be holding a book drive to donate books to local elementary schools. Please bring gently-used children’s books to the rotunda before school from today to Friday, March 16th.

Attention those interested in trying out for boy's volleyball, please make sure to register for tryouts on Neuqua's athletics webpage. Tryouts begin today.

Juniors Guidance Essentials take place this week Tuesday through Thursday! Lets discuss summer opportunities and planning for senior year!

PTSA presents the Sparkle & Shine Mother Daughter Tea & Fashion Show on Sunday, April 15th at the Bolingbrook Golf Club.  Tickets on sale NOW includes the meal & unlimited photo booth photos!  Purchase tickets for $30 (+ fee) at Eventbrite.com.GROUP SEATING: All tickets must be purchased on the same order if you wish to sit together.  There are NO exceptions.

SPREAD THE WORD TO END THE WORD! My name is Jack Mayor. I am a Global Ambassador for Best Buddies and I am here to spread awareness about the use of the r-word. The r-word is not just another word. It is degrading and hurtful. In order to make Neuqua Valley a more inclusive community, please spread the word to end the word.

 


February 28, 2018

 Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

 

 Come on out to Yogurt Beach on Thursday March 1st to support the Mother Daughter Tea and Fashion Show.  Make sure to mention NVHS at checkout.

 

The Food Service staff is looking for your help in making our cafeteria and meals the best in the District! Please complete a 15 minute survey at your leisure during your lunch period, you will receive

a coupon for a free cookie in return for your opinion! The link will be available on the school website from February 19th through March 2nd

Interested in politics or creating change in the community? Come meet local politicians Ms. Rebecca Boyd-Obarski and Ms. Becky Anderson at a Women in Politics panel in room C200 at main from 2:30-3:30 on Tuesday March 6th. Contact Ms. Jakubas with questions.

 

The Essence, literary magazine, is pleased to announce last year's edition won the Highest Award from NCTE and a silver medal from Columbia Scholastic Press Association. It's not too late to submit this year! The deadline is extended to MARCH 15! Share or email submissions to THEessence@ipsd.org.

Interact has two meetings in a row, as we approach our April 20 banquet. Join us March 5, and help us write letters to sick kids at Edward Hospital. It's NEVER too late to join us! We meet at 6:45 am in C202 (large forum room). See NVHSinteract.org, or Ms. Schneider, or Ms. Dabezic with questions.  

 

UMOJA means Unity! BSA is sponsoring an Open Mic on Wed. the 28th in the Black Box at 7. We need positive acts such as spoken word, song, comedy, rap to come out and celebrate with us. Look for the poster in your English class to sign up!

Student Council will be holding a book drive to donate books to local elementary schools. Please bring gently-used children’s books to the rotunda before school from Monday, March 5th to Friday, March 16th.

Attention those interested in trying out for boy's volleyball, please make sure to register for tryouts on Neuqua's athletics webpage. Tryouts begin March 5th.

PTSA presents the Sparkle & Shine Mother Daughter Tea & Fashion Show on Sunday, April 15th at the Bolingbrook Golf Club.  Tickets on sale NOW includes the meal & unlimited photo booth photos!  Purchase tickets for $30 (+ fee) at Eventbrite.com.GROUP SEATING: All tickets must be purchased on the same order if you wish to sit together.  There are NO exceptions.

Attention Seniors: Applications for the Graduation Reflection Speech are now available in the Senior Class House. The speeches are due by 3:00 p.m. Friday, April 6th. Please See Mrs, Conmy in the Main Office if you have any questions.


February 27, 2018

 Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

 

 Come on out to Yogurt Beach on Thursday March 1st to support the Mother Daughter Tea and Fashion Show.  Make sure to mention NVHS at checkout.

 

The Food Service staff is looking for your help in making our cafeteria and meals the best in the District! Please complete a 15 minute survey at your leisure during your lunch period, you will receive

a coupon for a free cookie in return for your opinion! The link will be available on the school website from February 19th through March 2nd

Interested in politics or creating change in the community? Come meet local politicians Ms. Rebecca Boyd-Obarski and Ms. Becky Anderson at a Women in Politics panel in room C200 at main from 2:30-3:30 on Tuesday March 6th. Contact Ms. Jakubas with questions.

 

The Essence, literary magazine, is pleased to announce last year's edition won the Highest Award from NCTE and a silver medal from Columbia Scholastic Press Association. It's not too late to submit this year! The deadline is extended to MARCH 15! Share or email submissions to THEessence@ipsd.org.

Interact has two meetings in a row, as we approach our April 20 banquet. Join us March 5, and help us write letters to sick kids at Edward Hospital. It's NEVER too late to join us! We meet at 6:45 am in C202 (large forum room). See NVHSinteract.org, or Ms. Schneider, or Ms. Dabezic with questions.  

 

UMOJA means Unity! BSA is sponsoring an Open Mic on Wed. the 28th in the Black Box at 7. We need positive acts such as spoken word, song, comedy, rap to come out and celebrate with us. Look for the poster in your English class to sign up!

Okay, now that you have at least one of semester of Spanish under your belt why not put your skills to the test with actual Spanish speakers?! Spanish Club will host a Skype chat with a bilingual 2nd grade class in New Mexico after school on Tuesday, February 27. ¡Hasta martes!

Attention those interested in trying out for boy's volleyball, please make sure to register for tryouts on Neuqua's athletics webpage. Tryouts begin March 5th.

GSA meets today in B125 at 2:30. Contact Ms. Jakubas or Ms. Witt with questions.

 



February 26, 2018

 

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

 

 Come on out to Yogurt Beach on Thursday March 1st to support the Mother Daughter Tea and Fashion Show.  Make sure to mention NVHS at checkout.

 

The Food Service staff is looking for your help in making our cafeteria and meals the best in the District! Please complete a 15 minute survey at your leisure during your lunch period, you will receive

a coupon for a free cookie in return for your opinion! The link will be available on the school website from February 19th through March 2nd

 Art Club meets today!  We'll see you in room A103 after school.

Neuqua Valley will host the annual African American Read-In on Wednesday, Feb 28 all periods in the Main Campus LMC. Led by members of the BSA, participants will celebrate music, performances, readings, and other contributions African Americans have made to the arts. Students and faculty: Sign up to read on the splash page.

The application for musical tech is available on the theatre website. Visit www.nvhstheatre.com to fill out the application. Applications are due today.

UMOJA means Unity! BSA is sponsoring an Open Mic on Wed. the 28th in the Black Box at 7. We need positive acts such as spoken word, song, comedy, rap to come out and celebrate with us. Look for the poster in your English class to sign up!

Okay, now that you have at least one of semester of Spanish under your belt why not put your skills to the test with actual Spanish speakers?! Spanish Club will host a Skype chat with a bilingual 2nd grade class in New Mexico after school on Tuesday, February 27. ¡Hasta martes!

The Essence, literary magazine, is pleased to announce last year's edition won the Highest Award from NCTE and a silver medal from Columbia Scholastic Press Association. It's not too late to submit this year! The deadline is extended to MARCH 15! Share or email submissions to THEessence@ipsd.org.

Interact has two meetings in a row, as we approach our April 20 banquet. Join us March 5, and help us write letters to sick kids at Edward Hospital. It's NEVER too late to join us! We meet at 6:45 am in C202 (large forum room). See NVHSinteract.org, or Ms. Schneider, or Ms. Dabezic with questions.   



February 23, 2018

Join us for an evening of fun as we dance the night away this Saturday evening from

7-10pm at our Annual Father Daughter Dance. Get your tickets during your option period. Saddle Up line dancers will be there to teach us all the new and exciting dances. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to spend an evening in the Wild Wild West.

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

 

Attention all girls interested in trying out for badminton.Tryouts start on Monday! Please, make sure your physical is current and make sure you register for tryouts.Contact Coach Valente with questions or concerns.  

 

Come on out to Yogurt Beach on Thursday March 1st to support the Mother Daughter Tea and Fashion Show.  Make sure to mention NVHS at checkout.

 

The Food Service staff is looking for your help in making our cafeteria and meals the best in the District! Please complete a 15 minute survey at your leisure during your lunch period, you will receive a coupon for a free cookie in return for your opinion! The link will be available on the school website from February 19th through March 2nd

 Art Club meets next Monday February 26th!  We'll see you in room A103 after school.

Neuqua Valley will host the annual African American Read-In on Wednesday, Feb 28 all periods in the Main Campus LMC. Led by members of the BSA, participants will celebrate music, performances, readings, and other contributions African Americans have made to the arts. Students and faculty: Sign up to read on the splash page.

The application for musical tech is available on the theatre website. Visit www.nvhstheatre.com to fill out the application. Applications are due by 2/26.

UMOJA means Unity! BSA is sponsoring an Open Mic on Wed. the 28th in the Black Box at 7. We need positive acts such as spoken word, song, comedy, rap to come out and celebrate with us. Look for the poster in your English class to sign up!

Okay, now that you have at least one of semester of Spanish under your belt why not put your skills to the test with actual Spanish speakers?! Spanish Club will host a Skype chat with a bilingual 2nd grade class in New Mexico after school on Tuesday, February 27. ¡Hasta martes!


February 22, 2018

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

 

Attention all girls interested in trying out for badminton.Tryouts start on Monday!Please, make sure your physical is current and make sure you register for tryouts.Contact Coach Valente with questions or concerns.  

 

 Hark! The 2018 Monologue Show doth break on the horizon! Auditions are February 27 and 28! For more information, stop by an informational meeting after school on Thursday, February 22 in B133. For even more information, please contact Mr. Rossi!

 Mr. NVHS is this TONIGHT in the Auditorium at 7:00 p.m.  Entrance is $5. Bring in non-perishable items for a discounted ticket price! Come see the talented senior guys compete for the Mr. NVHS crown!

 

Last day to sign up for Floor Hockey is today.  Go to NVHS intramurals to sign up.  Captains meeting is tomorrow at 2:45 at the Freshman Campus in room G184.  Contact Mr.Bathan if you have any questions.

 

The Food Service staff is looking for your help in making our cafeteria and meals the best in the District! Please complete a 15 minute survey at your leisure during your lunch period, you will receive a coupon for a free cookie in return for your opinion! The link will be available on the school website from February 19th through March 2nd

Sophomores:  Guidance Essentials are today for Mrs. Stanley's students, last names Pe-Z and for any student who has not attended yet.  Go to the large forum room at the beginning of your lunch period.  Attendance is required.  See you there!

 

 Guten Morgen! German Club will meet today 4:30 in A124 at Main.  We will be baking Berliner to celebrate Karneval.  Hope to see you there!

 Art Club meets next Monday February 26th!  We'll see you in room A103 after school.

Neuqua Valley will host the annual African American Read-In on Wednesday, Feb 28 all periods in the Main Campus LMC. Led by members of the BSA, participants will celebrate music, performances, readings, and other contributions African Americans have made to the arts. Students and faculty: Sign up to read on the splash page.

The application for musical tech is available on the theatre website. Visit www.nvhstheatre.com to fill out the application. Applications are due by 2/26.

 



February 21, 2018

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

 

PTSA presents the Sparkle & Shine Mother Daughter Tea & Fashion Show on Sunday, April 15th at the Bolingbrook Golf Club.  Tickets on sale NOW includes the meal & unlimited photo booth photos!  Purchase tickets for $30 (+ fee) at Eventbrite.com.GROUP SEATING: All tickets must be purchased on the same order if you wish to sit together.  There are NO exceptions.

 

Sophomores:  Guidance Essentials is today for Mr. Mucha's students, last names Hi-Pa.  Go to the large forum room at the beginning of your lunch period.  Attendance will be taken.  See you there!

 Hark! The 2018 Monologue Show doth break on the horizon! Auditions are February 27 and 28! For more information, stop by an informational meeting after school on Thursday, February 22 in B133. For even more information, please contact Mr. Rossi!

The meeting for all freshman who want to try out for baseball is this Thursday, February 22nd at 6:30 am in J154. You must attend. Tryouts start Monday, February 26th.

 

 Mr. NVHS is this Thursday, February 22nd in the Auditorium at 7:00 p.m.  Entrance is $5. Bring in non-perishable items for a discounted ticket price! Come see the talented senior guys compete for the Mr. NVHS crown!

The Food Service staff is looking for your help in making our cafeteria and meals the best in the District! Please complete a 15 minute survey at your leisure during your lunch period, you will receive a coupon for a free cookie in return for your opinion! The link will be available on the school website from February 19th through March 2nd

 

All girls interested in trying out for softball, please visit www.neuquasoftball.com for tryout information. Tryouts begin Monday, February 26th. Be sure to register online at Neuqua Athletics! See Coach Chrencik with questions!

 

Guten Morgen! German Club will meet Thursday February 22 from 2:40 to 4:30 in A124 at Main.  We will be baking Berliner to celebrate Karneval.  Hope to see you there!

Please come TODAY, Wednesday the 21st between 5 to 8 PM to the Potbelly at Show Place Drive in order to raise funds for NVHS UNICEF! Make sure to mention you're supporting Neuqua UNICEF at checkout. Enjoy your delicious dinner!

Neuqua Valley will host the annual African American Read-In on Wednesday, Feb 28 all periods in the Main Campus LMC. Led by members of the BSA, participants will celebrate music, performances, readings, and other contributions African Americans have made to the arts. Students and faculty: Sign up to read on the splash page.

The application for musical tech is available on the theatre website. Visit www.nvhstheatre.com to fill out the application. Applications are due by 2/26.

 

 

 

 

 

February 15, 2018

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

 

PTSA presents the Sparkle & Shine Mother Daughter Tea & Fashion Show on Sunday, April 15th at the Bolingbrook Golf Club.  Tickets on sale NOW includes the meal & unlimited photo booth photos!  Purchase tickets for $30 (+ fee) at Eventbrite.com.GROUP SEATING: All tickets must be purchased on the same order if you wish to sit together.  There are NO exceptions.

 ASL Club will meet at The Patio on Route 59 near the mall today at 3:00-4:00.

 

 Attention Seniors!  Tomorrow is the last day to turn in an original design for the Senior Spectacular t-shirt contest.  Seniors will vote for the winning design next week.  The winner will receive a free ticket to the event!

Order your senior t-shirt in the class house this week for $10. The last day to place an order iTuesday. Don’t miss out!

 

 Don't forget to place your order for a 2018 Variety Show DVD. All orders are due by 2:30pm on Friday. Forms can be picked up in the C108 Media office at Main or in the Main Office at BFC. All proceeds go towards Media Scholarships.

Coding Club meets Tuesday February 20th and is open to all students regardless of coding experience! HTML and Java Script will be showcased at the meeting. See you after school Tuesday at 2:30 in D208. More info at neuquacodes.weebly.com.

 

All girls interested in trying out for softball, please visit www.neuquasoftball.com for tryout information. Tryouts begin Monday, February 26th. Be sure to register online at Neuqua Athletics! See Coach Chrencik with questions!

UNICEF will be meeting this Friday in room C204 after school. Come on by to learn how you and others can positively impact the world around you!

Looking for something fun to do on your day off? Come support V.E.I. at BD’s Mongolian Grill in downtown Naperville on Monday, February 19th from 5 to 9 pm. Make sure to mention Neuqua V.E.I. and we will receive a portion of the sale. That's next Monday at Mongolian - Grill your friends while they grill your food! Haha.

 

Philosophy Club is meeting in  D113 today.   Come to Philosophy Club!

Seniors have Guidance Essentials this week.  Please plan to attend during your lunch period.

The Girls In STEM club invites all girls to a Girls Night Out, this evening at 6:30 pm in the Auditorium. Enjoy the film Dream Big. From the Great Wall of China to underwater robots, and smart cities, Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels. After the movie enjoy snacks and fun activities. See Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions.

AUDITIONS for The Improv Show featuring the Third Wheels are set for Tuesday, Feb 20th.  Auditions are held in the large forum room at Main, C200, from 2:45-6:00 pm. No prior experience necessary. Please dress in comfortable attire. If you have questions, contact Mr. Pontarelli or Coach Brewster.

Interested in Girls Water Polo?   A preseason meeting will take place at 7:00 PM this evening in Room C200.   Contact Coach Stack with questions.

UNICEF will be meeting this Friday in room C204 after school. Come on by to learn how you and others can positively impact the world around you!

The Environmental Club is meeting today! C204 at 2:30. Contact Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

ASL Club will meet at The Patio on Route 59 near the mall today at 3:00-4:00.

ATTENTION ALL FRESHMAN GIRLS - There will be a mandatory SOFTBALL tryout meeting, tomorrow Friday, February 16th at 7AM! We will meet in Forum Room at Birkett Freshman Center! See you there!

February 14, 2018

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

 

PTSA presents the Sparkle & Shine Mother Daughter Tea & Fashion Show on Sunday, April 15th at the Bolingbrook Golf Club.  Tickets on sale NOW includes the meal & unlimited photo booth photos!  Purchase tickets for $30 (+ fee) at Eventbrite.com.GROUP SEATING: All tickets must be purchased on the same order if you wish to sit together.  There are NO exceptions.

Attention those interested in playing Boys Water Polo.   The preseason meeting will be today after school in the pool balcony at 2:05.   Contact Coach Ganden with questions.

 

Attention Seniors!  We're looking for original designs for this year's Senior Spectacular t-shirt.  Must reflect Mardi Gras theme and colors.  Please check NVPulse or stop by the senior class house for details.  All entries must be received no later than Friday, February 16th.  Winner receives a free ticket to the event!

Order your senior t-shirt in the class house this week for $10. The last day to place an order is Tuesday, February 20. Don’t miss out!

 

 Art Club will meet today.  Come make a valentine for your valentine and enjoy some creative time with friends!  Art club meets in room A103 after school.

Coding Club meets Tuesday February 20th and is open to all students regardless of coding experience! HTML and Java Script will be showcased at the meeting. See you after school Tuesday at 2:30 in D208. More info at neuquacodes.weebly.com.

 

All girls interested in trying out for softball, please visit www.neuquasoftball.com for tryout information. Tryouts begin Monday, February 26th. Be sure to register online at Neuqua Athletics! See Coach Chrencik with questions!

UNICEF will be meeting this Friday in room C204 after school. Come on by to learn how you and others can positively impact the world around you!

Looking for something fun to do on your day off? Come support V.E.I. at BD’s Mongolian Grill in downtown Naperville on Monday, February 19th from 5 to 9 pm. Make sure to mention Neuqua V.E.I. and we will receive a portion of the sale. That's next Monday at Mongolian - Grill your friends while they grill your food! Haha.

 

Philosophy Club is meeting in  D113 on Thursday, February 15.   Come to Philosophy Club!

Seniors have Guidance Essentials this week.  Please plan to attend during your lunch period.

The Girls In STEM club invites all girls to a Girls Night Out, Thursday at 6:30 pm in the Auditorium. Enjoy the film Dream Big. From the Great Wall of China to underwater robots, and smart cities, Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels. After the movie enjoy snacks and fun activities. See Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions.

AUDITIONS for The Improv Show featuring the Third Wheels are set for Tuesday, Feb 20th.  Auditions are held in the large forum room at Main, C200, from 2:45-6:00 pm. No prior experience necessary. Please dress in comfortable attire. If you have questions, contact Mr. Pontarelli or Coach Brewster.

Interested in Girls Water Polo?   A preseason meeting will take place at 7:00PM on Thursday in Room C200.   Contact Coach Stack with questions.

UNICEF will be meeting this Friday in room C204 after school. Come on by to learn how you and others can positively impact the world around you!

 


February 13, 2018

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

 

Check your student email! If you received a candy-gram, you will have an email telling you to pick up your candy-gram tomorrow morning. Candy-grams can be picked up in front of your class house before school tomorrow. Happy Valentine’s Day!

Attention those interested in playing Boys Water Polo.   The preseason meeting will be Weds after school in the pool balcony at 2:05.   Contact Coach Ganden with questions.

 

Attention Seniors!  We're looking for original designs for this year's Senior Spectacular t-shirt.  Must reflect Mardi Gras theme and colors.  Please check NVPulse or stop by the senior class house for details.  All entries must be received no later than Friday, February 16th.  Winner receives a free ticket to the event!

Order your senior t-shirt in the class house this week for $10. The last day to place an order is Monday, February 19. Don’t miss out!

 

Attention to any girls interested in playing Water Polo this spring.   A preseason meeting will take place Tuesday at 7PM in Room C200.  Contact Coach Stack with questions.  

The Road to State continues for NV speech. Nine students will advance to Peoria including Neel Pai, Sectional Winner as well as Diti Kohli, Danny Speckles, Henry Samson, Megan Wu, Kenzie Alberts, Max Corso, Arya Nalluri, Kylie Pickering and the Performance in the Round acting ensemble. GOOD LUCK!

Looking for something fun to do on your day off? Come support V.E.I. at BD’s Mongolian Grill in downtown Naperville on Monday, February 19th from 5 to 9 pm. Make sure to mention Neuqua V.E.I. and we will receive a portion of the sale. That's next Monday at Mongolian - Grill your friends while they grill your food! Haha.

 

Philosophy Club is meeting in  D113 on Thursday, February 15.   Come to Philosophy Club!

Seniors have Guidance Essentials this week.  Please plan to attend during your lunch period.

The Girls In STEM club invites all girls to a Girls Night Out, Thursday at 6:30 pm in the Auditorium. Enjoy the film Dream Big. From the Great Wall of China to underwater robots, and smart cities, Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels. After the movie enjoy snacks and fun activities. See Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions.

AUDITIONS for The Improv Show featuring the Third Wheels is set for Tuesday, Feb 20th.  Auditions are held in the large forum room at Main, C200, from 2:45-6:00 pm. No prior experience necessary. Please dress in comfortable attire. If you have questions, contact Mr. Pontarelli or Coach Brewster.

 

February 12, 2018

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

 

Check your student email tonight or tomorrow! If you received a candy-gram, you will have an email telling you to pick it up Wednesday before school outside of the class house. Happy Valentine's Day! 

Attention those interested in playing Boys Water Polo.   The preseason meeting will be Weds after school in the pool balcony at 2:05.   Contact Coach Ganden with questions.

 

Attention Seniors!  We're looking for original designs for this year's Senior Spectacular t-shirt.  Must reflect Mardi Gras theme and colors.  Please check NVPulse or stop by the senior class house for details.  All entries must be received no later than Friday, February 16th.  Winner receives a free ticket to the event!



February 12, 2018

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

 

Check your student email tonight or tomorrow! If you received a candy-gram, you will have an email telling you to pick it up Wednesday before school outside of the class house. Happy Valentine's Day! 

Attention those interested in playing Boys Water Polo.   The preseason meeting will be Weds after school in the pool balcony at 2:05.   Contact Coach Ganden with questions.

 

Attention Seniors!  We're looking for original designs for this year's Senior Spectacular t-shirt.  Must reflect Mardi Gras theme and colors.  Please check NVPulse or stop by the senior class house for details.  All entries must be received no later than Friday, February 16th.  Winner receives a free ticket to the event!

The official senior t-shirt is on sale in the senior class house this week for $10. Check out the shirt, fill out the order form, and place your order by Monday, February 19.

Attention to any girls interested in playing Water Polo this spring.   A preseason meeting will take place Tuesday at 7PM in Room C200.  Contact Coach Stack with questions.  

The Road to State continues for NV speech. Nine students will advance to Peoria including Neel Pai, Sectional Winner as well as Diti Kohli, Danny Speckles, Henry Samson, Megan Wu, Kenzie Alberts, Max Corso, Arya Nalluri, Kylie Pickering and the Performance in the Round acting ensemble. GOOD LUCK!

Today's Black History quote is from Dr. Mae Jemison, the first African-American female astronaut who said, “Never be limited by other people’s limited imaginations

February 12, 2018

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

 

Check your student email tonight or tomorrow! If you received a candy-gram, you will have an email telling you to pick it up Wednesday before school outside of the class house. Happy Valentine's Day! 

Attention those interested in playing Boys Water Polo.   The preseason meeting will be Weds after school in the pool balcony at 2:05.   Contact Coach Ganden with questions.

 

Attention Seniors!  We're looking for original designs for this year's Senior Spectacular t-shirt.  Must reflect Mardi Gras theme and colors.  Please check NVPulse or stop by the senior class house for details.  All entries must be received no later than Friday, February 16th.  Winner receives a free ticket to the event!

The official senior t-shirt is on sale in the senior class house this week for $10. Check out the shirt, fill out the order form, and place your order by Monday, February 19.

Attention to any girls interested in playing Water Polo this spring.   A preseason meeting will take place Tuesday at 7PM in Room C200.  Contact Coach Stack with questions.  

The Road to State continues for NV speech. Nine students will advance to Peoria including Neel Pai, Sectional Winner as well as Diti Kohli, Danny Speckles, Henry Samson, Megan Wu, Kenzie Alberts, Max Corso, Arya Nalluri, Kylie Pickering and the Performance in the Round acting ensemble. GOOD LUCK!

Today's Black History quote is from Dr. Mae Jemison, the first African-American female astronaut who said, “Never be limited by other people’s limited imaginations


February 8, 2018

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

Next Wednesday is Valentine’s Day! Buy your friend or significant other a Candy-gram. Purchase a Candy-gram from Student Council for one dollar in the Rotunda before school today through Friday this week.

 

Calling all actors, singers, and dancers!  Today is the last day for auditions in the spring musical, Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Visit the NVHS theatre website to find more information about the audition process and how to reserve your time slot. Contact Mr. Pontarelli with any questions.​​

If you were planning on attending Variety Show 2018 Friday night, listen up. Due to a strong chance of inclement weather Friday night, the Friday night Variety Show performance is cancelled and will be tonight at 7:00pm. You can use your Friday tickets for tonight's show. If you cannot attend tonight, you can exchange them for one of the performances Saturday or turn them in for a refund during lunch hours today.  Performances Saturday are 2:30pm. and 7:00pm. Go to @nvvarietyshow on twitter for more information and thank you for your flexibility.

 Te amo... ¡Te quiero! Spanish Club will meet today in D119 after school to talk about Parque de Amor and write Valentines en español.

 Attention Seniors!  We're looking for original designs for this year's Senior Spectacular t-shirt.  Must reflect Mardi Gras theme and colors.  Please check NVPulse or stop by the senior class house for details.  All entries must be received no later than Friday, February 16th.  Winner receives a free ticket to the event!

The official senior t-shirt is on sale in the senior class house this week for $10. Check out the shirt, fill out the order form, and place your order by Monday, February 19.

Sophomores and Juniors -- The United States Air Force Academy is  visit Neuqua today during 6th period.  If you are interested in applying to ANY of the U.S. military academies, you should attend this visit.  Sign up in Naviance.  See your counselor with questions.

U-S-A!   U-S-A !  The Winter Olympics is here!!! DVR it on Saturday because the Ski Club bus to Alpine Valley is rolling from Neuqua at 6:30 this Saturday morning.

UNICEF will be meeting this Friday after school in room C204! Come on by to learn more about how you can make a difference!

Wildcat International Club will meet today at 2:35 PM in B203.  Everyone is welcome.

Guten Morgen!  While German may not be a romance language, it can still sound beautiful.  Come to German Club to hear for yourself and celebrate Valentine's Day!  We'll  meet today from 2:40 to 3:30 in D104 at Main.  

Today's Black History quote is from Dr. Mae Jemison, the first African-American female astronaut who said, “Never be limited by other people’s limited imaginations


February 8, 2018

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

Next Wednesday is Valentine’s Day! Buy your friend or significant other a Candy-gram. Purchase a Candy-gram from Student Council for one dollar in the Rotunda before school today through Friday this week.

 

Calling all actors, singers, and dancers!  Today is the last day for auditions in the spring musical, Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Visit the NVHS theatre website to find more information about the audition process and how to reserve your time slot. Contact Mr. Pontarelli with any questions.​​

If you were planning on attending Variety Show 2018 Friday night, listen up. Due to a strong chance of inclement weather Friday night, the Friday night Variety Show performance is cancelled and will be tonight at 7:00pm. You can use your Friday tickets for tonight's show. If you cannot attend tonight, you can exchange them for one of the performances Saturday or turn them in for a refund during lunch hours today.  Performances Saturday are 2:30pm. and 7:00pm. Go to @nvvarietyshow on twitter for more information and thank you for your flexibility.

 Te amo... ¡Te quiero! Spanish Club will meet today in D119 after school to talk about Parque de Amor and write Valentines en español.

 Attention Seniors!  We're looking for original designs for this year's Senior Spectacular t-shirt.  Must reflect Mardi Gras theme and colors.  Please check NVPulse or stop by the senior class house for details.  All entries must be received no later than Friday, February 16th.  Winner receives a free ticket to the event!

The official senior t-shirt is on sale in the senior class house this week for $10. Check out the shirt, fill out the order form, and place your order by Monday, February 19.

Sophomores and Juniors -- The United States Air Force Academy is  visit Neuqua today during 6th period.  If you are interested in applying to ANY of the U.S. military academies, you should attend this visit.  Sign up in Naviance.  See your counselor with questions.

U-S-A!   U-S-A !  The Winter Olympics is here!!! DVR it on Saturday because the Ski Club bus to Alpine Valley is rolling from Neuqua at 6:30 this Saturday morning.

UNICEF will be meeting this Friday after school in room C204! Come on by to learn more about how you can make a difference!

Wildcat International Club will meet today at 2:35 PM in B203.  Everyone is welcome.

Guten Morgen!  While German may not be a romance language, it can still sound beautiful.  Come to German Club to hear for yourself and celebrate Valentine's Day!  We'll  meet today from 2:40 to 3:30 in D104 at Main.  

Today's Black History quote is from Dr. Mae Jemison, the first African-American female astronaut who said, “Never be limited by other people’s limited imaginations

 

 


February 7, 2018

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

Next Wednesday is Valentine’s Day! Buy your friend or significant other a Candy-gram. Purchase a Candy-gram from Student Council for one dollar in the Rotunda before school today through Friday this week.

 

There will be a meeting for all girls interested in trying out for soccer tonight at 6:00 pm in the Large Forum Room. Parents and players should attend this meeting.

Calling all actors, singers, and dancers! Auditions for the spring musical, Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, will be held today and tomorrow. Visit the NVHS theatre website to find more information about the audition process and how to reserve your time slot. Contact Mr. Pontarelli with any questions.​​ 

Valentine’s Day is coming! Surprise a friend or significant other with a Candy-gram this Valentine’s Day. Candy grams can be purchased from Student Council for one dollar in the Rotunda before school Wednesday through Friday this week.

Variety Show 2018 is this weekend. Amazing student acts will be on display. There are three performances: Friday at 7:00 pm. Saturday at 2:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. You can purchase tickets all week during lunch periods in front of the rotunda. Any tickets that remain will be on sale before each performance this weekend. Tickets are $10.

 Te amo... ¡Te quiero! Spanish Club will meet this Thursday in D119 after school to talk about Parque de Amor and write Valentines en español.

 Attention Seniors!  We're looking for original designs for this year's Senior Spectacular t-shirt.  Must reflect Mardi Gras theme and colors.  Please check NVPulse or stop by the senior class house for details.  All entries must be received no later than Friday, February 16th.  Winner receives a free ticket to the event!

The official senior t-shirt is on sale in the senior class house this week for $10. Check out the shirt, fill out the order form, and place your order by Monday, February 19.

Sophomores and Juniors -- The United States Air Force Academy will visit Neuqua on Thursday, Feb. 8 during 6th period.  If you are interested in applying to ANY of the U.S. military academies, you should attend this visit.  Sign up in Naviance.  See your counselor with questions.

U-S-A!   U-S-A !  The Winter Olympics is here!!! DVR it on Saturday because the Ski Club bus to Alpine Valley is rolling from Neuqua at 6:30 this Saturday morning.

Guten Morgen!  While German may not be a romance language, it can still sound beautiful.  Come to German Club to hear for yourself and celebrate Valentine's Day!  We'll  meet Thursday February 8th from 2:40 to 3:30 in D104 at Main.  

This is a reminder for students who have registered for the Biology Olympiad Open Exam. The exam will take place  today in room C111 at 2:15 PM.

Wildcat International Club will meet this week, Thursday at 2:35 PM in B203.  Everyone is welcome.

 Te amo... ¡Te quiero! Spanish Club will meet this Thursday in D119 after school to talk about Parque de Amor and write Valentines en español.

 


February 6, 2018

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

 In honor of Black History month, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. said, I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality. I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word.

 

There will be a meeting for all girls interested in trying out for soccer on Wednesday, February 7 at 6:00 pm in the Large Forum Room. Parents and players should attend this meeting.

Lit mag returns on Tuesday, February 6. Join us as we rate artwork and writing and prepare for our spring layout and annual publication. Want to stop in for help with your stories, poems, scripts, and more? Come to C204 on Tuesday, from 2:30-3:30. Contact Ms. Schneider with questions.

Valentine’s Day is coming! Surprise a friend or significant other with a Candy-gram this Valentine’s Day. Candy grams can be purchased from Student Council for one dollar in the Rotunda before school Wednesday through Friday this week.

Variety Show 2018 is this weekend. Amazing student acts will be on display. There are three performances: Friday at 7:00 pm. Saturday at 2:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. You can purchase tickets all week during lunch periods in front of the rotunda. Any tickets that remain will be on sale before each performance this weekend. Tickets are $10.

The NV speech team secured its ninth regional victory over the past ten years, continuing its run to State. The afternoon was highlighted by six first place finishers including: Seniors Diti Kohli and Julianne Georgi, Juniors Megan Wu, Apurva Chaturvedi, and Neel Pai, and Sophomore Arya Nalluri. Congrats to all and good luck next week, Team!

The NV speech team secured its ninth regional victory over the past ten years, continuing its run to State. The afternoon was highlighted by six first place finishers including: Seniors Diti Kohli and Julianne Georgi, Juniors Megan Wu, Apurva Chaturvedi, and Neel Pai, and Sophomore Arya Nalluri. Congrats to all and good luck next week, Team!

Calling all actors, singers, and dancers! Auditions for the spring musical, Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, will be held today through Thursday. Visit the NVHS theatre website to find more information about the audition process and how to reserve your time slot. Contact Mr. Pontarelli with any questions.​​

Attention Seniors!  We're looking for original designs for this year's Senior Spectacular t-shirt.  Must reflect Mardi Gras theme and colors.  Please check NVPulse or stop by the senior class house for details.  All entries must be received no later than Friday, February 16th.  Winner receives a free ticket to the event!

The official senior t-shirt is on sale in the senior class house this week for $10. Check out the shirt, fill out the order form, and place your order by Monday, February 19.

Sophomores and Juniors -- The United States Air Force Academy will visit Neuqua on Thursday, Feb. 8 during 6th period.  If you are interested in applying to ANY of the U.S. military academies, you should attend this visit.  Sign up in Naviance.  See your counselor with questions.

U-S-A!   U-S-A !  The Winter Olympics is here!!! DVR it on Saturday because the Ski Club bus to Alpine Valley is rolling from Neuqua at 6:30 this Saturday morning.

Guten Morgen!  While German may not be a romance language, it can still sound beautiful.  Come to German Club to hear for yourself and celebrate Valentine's Day!  We'll  meet Thursday February 8th from 2:40 to 3:30 in D104 at Main.  

This is a reminder for students who have registered for the Biology Olympiad Open Exam. The exam will take place tomorrow, February 7th in room C111 at 2:15 PM.

Wildcat International Club will meet this week, Thursday at 2:35 PM in B203.  Everyone is welcome.  

 


February 5, 2018

Calling all actors, singers, and dancers! Auditions for the spring musical, Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, will be held tomorrow through Thursday. Visit the NVHS theatre website to find more information about the audition process and how to reserve your time slot. Contact Mr. Pontarelli with any questions.​​

There will be an informational meeting for boys and girls lacrosse today from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm in the large forum room C202. All interested players and parents should attend.

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

Best buddies members, please join us for our monthly meeting this Monday, February 5th in the main building cafeteria!  We will be distributing our t-shirts, having a snack and hanging out with our buddies.  This meeting will end at 3:30pm. See you there!

There will be a meeting for all girls interested in trying out for soccer on Wednesday, February 7 at 6:00 pm in the Large Forum Room. Parents and players should attend this meeting.

Lit mag returns on Tuesday, February 6. Join us as we rate artwork and writing and prepare for our spring layout and annual publication. Want to stop in for help with your stories, poems, scripts, and more? Come to C204 on Tuesday, from 2:30-3:30. Contact Ms. Schneider with questions.

Valentine’s Day is coming! Surprise a friend or significant other with a Candy-gram this Valentine’s Day. Candy grams can be purchased from Student Council for one dollar in the Rotunda before school Wednesday through Friday this week.

Variety Show 2018 is this weekend. Amazing student acts will be on display. There are three performances: Friday at 7:00p.m. Saturday at 2:30p.m. and 7:00 p.m. You can purchase tickets all week during lunch periods in front of the rotunda. Any tickets that remain will be on sale before each performance this weekend. Tickets are $10.


February 2, 2018

 

With the Improv show auditions less than a month away, it might be time to brush up on some games and skills. Check out the theater website to sign up for the Saturday, Feb 10th morning workshop. Hope to see you there!

 

Hey Wildcats, have you ever seen your classmates wearing a headscarf and wonder why? Please join MSA for WEAR A HIJAB DAY to learn and try on a hijab or get a cool sticker in the commons on Friday February 2 at 6.45 in both buildings. A discussion will follow at 2.30 in the forum room.

 

The Orchesis Dance Company Showcase is this week February, 1, 2, and 3rd at 7pm with an additional 2:30 pm show Saturday, February 3rd. Tickets go on sale today during option periods: $5 for students and $12 for adults. Support your favorite dance company perform their walk of fame!

Calling all actors, singers, and dancers! Auditions for the spring musical, Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, will be held on February 6th through February 8th. Visit the NVHS theatre website to find more information about the audition process and how to reserve your time slot. Contact Mr. Pontarelli with any questions.​​

There will be an informational meeting for boys and girls lacrosse today from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm in the large forum room C202. All interested players and parents should attend.

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

Best buddies members, please join us for our monthly meeting this Monday, February 5th in the main building cafeteria!  We will be distributing our t-shirts, having a snack and hanging out with our buddies.  This meeting will end at 3:30pm. See you there!

There will be a meeting for all girls interested in trying out for soccer on Wednesday, February 7 at 6:00 pm in the Large Forum Room. Parents and players should attend this meeting.

It's never too late to join Interact! Want to volunteer at Scullen's Culture Night? Want to help Girl Scouts learn to dance or act? Want to volunteer with the Park District at the Egg Hunt or Kite Festival? Check out our agenda at NVHSinteract.org. Contact the committee head, exec board member, or sponsors with questions.

It's never too late to join Interact! Want to volunteer at Scullen's Culture Night? Want to help Girl Scouts learn to dance or act? Want to volunteer with the Park District at the Egg Hunt or Kite Festival? Check out our agenda at NVHSinteract.org. Contact the committee head, exec board member, or sponsors with questions.

Lit mag returns on Tuesday, February 6. Join us as we rate artwork and writing and prepare for our spring layout and annual publication. Want to stop in for help with your stories, poems, scripts, and more? Come to C204 on Tuesday, from 2:30-3:30. Contact Ms. Schneider with questions.

 

February 1, 2018

The toiletry drive is going on. Bring toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, deodorant, laundry detergent, toilet paper, washcloths, soap, and disinfectant spray to the Rotunda before school  today to get a sweet treat for donating!

With the Improv show auditions less than a month away, it might be time to brush up on some games and skills. Check out the theater website to sign up for the Saturday, Feb 10th morning workshop. Hope to see you there!

 

Hey Wildcats, have you ever seen your classmates wearing a headscarf and wonder why? Please join MSA for WEAR A HIJAB DAY to learn and try on a hijab or get a cool sticker in the commons on Friday February 2 at 6.45 in both buildings. A discussion will follow at 2.30 in the forum room.

 

The Orchesis Dance Company Showcase is this week February, 1, 2, and 3rd at 7pm with an additional 2:30 pm show Saturday, February 3rd. Tickets go on sale today during option periods: $5 for students and $12 for adults. Support your favorite dance company perform their walk of fame!

Calling all actors, singers, and dancers! Auditions for the spring musical, Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, will be held on February 6th through February 8th. Visit the NVHS theatre website to find more information about the audition process and how to reserve your time slot. Contact Mr. Pontarelli with any questions.​​

There will be an informational meeting for boys and girls lacrosse on Friday Feb 2nd from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm in the large forum room C202. All interested players and parents should attend.

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

The Environmental Club will meet today in C204 at 2:30pm. All are welcome to join as we turn Neuqua green. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

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ASL Club meeting is on Thursday, bruary 1 from  2:30-3:30 in D107.  See you all there!Fe


 

January 31, 2018

The Toiletry Drive started today.  Bring toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, deodorant, laundry detergent, toilet paper, washcloths, soap, and disinfectant spray to the Rotunda before school  Thursday, and Friday to get a sweet treat for donating!

With the Improv show auditions less than a month away, it might be time to brush up on some games and skills. Check out the theater website to sign up for the Saturday, Feb 10th morning workshop. Hope to see you there!

 

Hey Wildcats, have you ever seen your classmates wearing a headscarf and wonder why? Please join MSA for WEAR A HIJAB DAY to learn and try on a hijab or get a cool sticker in the commons on Friday February 2 at 6.45 in both buildings. A discussion will follow at 2.30 in the forum room.

 

The Orchesis Dance Company Showcase is this week February, 1, 2, and 3rd at 7pm with an additional 2:30 pm show Saturday, February 3rd. Tickets go on sale today during option periods: $5 for students and $12 for adults. Support your favorite dance company perform their walk of fame!

Calling all actors, singers, and dancers! Auditions for the spring musical, Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, will be held on February 6th through February 8th. Visit the NVHS theatre website to find more information about the audition process and how to reserve your time slot. Contact Mr. Pontarelli with any questions.​​

There will be an informational meeting for boys and girls lacrosse on Friday Feb 2nd from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm in the large forum room C202. All interested players and parents should attend.

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

The Environmental Club will meet this Thursday in C204 at 2:30pm. All are welcome to join as we turn Neuqua green. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

ASL Club meeting is on Thursday, February 1 from  2:30-3:30 in D107.  See you all there!

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January 30, 2018

 The Toiletry Drive is this week! Bring toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, deodorant, laundry detergent, toilet paper, washcloths, soap, and disinfectant spray to the Rotunda before school Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday to get a sweet treat for donating!

 With the Improv show auditions less than a month away, it might be time to brush up on some games and skills. Check out the theater website to sign up for the Saturday, Feb 10th morning workshop. Hope to see you there!

 

There will be a Boys Pre-season Tennis Meeting today at 2:45 in C200.  All boys tennis players are required to be there.

 

Attention volleyball players. There will be a short meeting about open gyms and tryouts for boy's volleyball today at 2:30 in Room C101.

Hey Wildcats, have you ever seen your classmates wearing a headscarf and wonder why? Please join MSA for WEAR A HIJAB DAY to learn and try on a hijab or get a cool sticker in the commons on Friday February 2 at 6.45 in both buildings. A discussion will follow at 2.30 in the forum room.

 

The Orchesis Dance Company Showcase is this week February, 1, 2, and 3rd at 7pm with an additional 2:30 pm show Saturday, February 3rd. Tickets go on sale today during option periods: $5 for students and $12 for adults. Support your favorite dance company perform their walk of fame!

Calling all actors, singers, and dancers! Auditions for the spring musical, Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, will be held on February 6th through February 8th. Visit the NVHS theatre website to find more information about the audition process and how to reserve your time slot. Contact Mr. Pontarelli with any questions.​​

There will be an informational meeting for boys and girls lacrosse on Friday Feb 2nd from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm in the large forum room C202. All interested players and parents should attend.

Attention Seniors: Now is the time to begin planning your Baccalaureate and Graduation Ceremonies. In the coming weeks, we need your help. If you would like to be a member of the Graduation/Baccalaureate Planning committee, please come to the Main Office to sign up.

Attention Freshman Star Raiders - The t-shirt that you ordered is ready for pick up in the class house.


January 29, 2018

 The Toiletry Drive starts this week! Bring toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, deodorant, laundry detergent, toilet paper, washcloths, soap, and disinfectant spray to the Rotunda before school Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday to get a sweet treat for donating!

 With the Improv show auditions less than a month away, it might be time to brush up on some games and skills. Check out the theater website to sign up for the Saturday, Feb 10th morning workshop. Hope to see you there!

 

There will be a Boys Pre-season Tennis Meeting- Tuesday Jan. 30 at 2:45 in C200.  All boys tennis players are required to be there.

 

Attention volleyball players. There will be a short meeting about open gyms and tryouts for boy's volleyball on Tuesday, January 30th at 2:30 in Room C101.

Seniors , it is that time of year to review your college applications (INCLUDING COMMON APPS) .If a mid year report is required, please complete your transcript request in Naviance.  If you do not request a mid-year transcript through Naviance, the transcript cannot be sent.  See your counselor with any questions.

Attention Freshman Star Raiders - The t-shirt that you ordered is ready for pick up in the class house.

Calling all actors, singers, and dancers! Auditions for the spring musical, Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, will be held on February 6th through February 8th. Visit the NVHS theatre website to find more information about the audition process and how to reserve your time slot. Contact Mr. Pontarelli with any questions.​​

 


January 26, 2018

 Attention Coolest Kids in School! A.K.A. Ski Club members, The bus to Cascade Mt. will roll from the parking lot at 6:00 a.m. this Saturday. Let's have another great trip!

 The Toiletry Drive starts next week! Bring toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, deodorant, laundry detergent, toilet paper, washcloths, soap, and disinfectant spray to the Rotunda before school next Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday to get a sweet treat for donating!

With Improv Show auditions less than a month away, it might be time to brush up on some games & skills. Check out the theatre website to sign up for the Saturday, Feb 10th morning workshop.  Hope to see you there!

Looking for something to do on Friday night? Come check out some amazing Neuqua talent at the Spoken Word Club’s Open Mic fundraiser from 7-9 in the Main LMC. Come be entertained or be entertaining! Neuqua rapper Noah Espinoza will be performing. We will have some cookies and hot chocolate. Just $5 at the door. What else do you need?

 

There will be a Boys Pre-season Tennis Meeting- Tuesday Jan. 30 at 2:45 in C200.  All boys tennis players are required to be there.

 Our final quote comes from our ASL Culture “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched - they must be felt with the heart” - Helen Keller  Thanks for a fantastic World Language Week!  Ciao! (chao)

Drama Club meeting after school in B102 on Friday, January 26th.

Attention volleyball players. There will be a short meeting about open gyms and tryouts for boy's volleyball on Tuesday, January 30th at 2:30 in Room C101.

Seniors , it is that time of year to review your college applications (INCLUDING COMMON APPS) .If a mid year report is required, please complete your transcript request in Naviance.  If you do not request a mid-year transcript through Naviance, the transcript cannot be sent.  See your counselor with any questions.

Attention Freshman Star Raiders - The t-shirt that you ordered is ready for pick up in the class house."


January 25, 2018

 

Are you a drama student looking for a stupendous leadership opportunity? Well look no further! The musical production staff is looking for student directors to assist in Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Email director Mr. ​Pontarelli to set up an appointment for an interview. Interviews will ONLY take place this week, January 22-26.

 Philosophy Club is meeting today in D113, and keep your eyes and ears out for information on the upcoming Philosophy Club leader auditions!

Due to the high interest, the Newspaper and Yearbook staffs will keep the application open till Friday. Find the application on the student splash page. Please submit your application and contact Ms. Cagney or Ms. Jakubas.

Attention Soccer Fans: Intramural Soccer registration is now open!  Organize your teams and head to the Intramural website to sign up.  Games start next week so don't delay.  Contact Mr. Fitzgerald or Mr. Bathan if you have any questions.

Attention Coolest Kids in School! A.K.A. Ski Club members, The bus to Cascade Mt. will roll from the parking lot at 6:00 a.m. this Saturday. Let's have another great trip!

 The Toiletry Drive starts next week! Bring toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, deodorant, laundry detergent, toilet paper, washcloths, soap, and disinfectant spray to the Rotunda before school next Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday to get a sweet treat for donating!

With Improv Show auditions less than a month away, it might be time to brush up on some games & skills. Check out the theatre website to sign up for the Saturday, Feb 10th morning workshop.  Hope to see you there!

Come to the Multicultural Show tonight at 7PM in the auditorium.  Tickets are $5 for students and $7 for adults.

Today's World Language Week quote comes from our German Culture "A man’s manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.” - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe.

Looking for something to do on Friday night? Come check out some amazing Neuqua talent at the Spoken Word Club’s Open Mic fundraiser from 7-9 in the Main LMC. Come be entertained or be entertaining! Neuqua rapper Noah Espinoza will be performing. We will have some cookies and hot chocolate. Just $5 at the door. What else do you need?

 

There will be a Boys Pre-season Tennis Meeting- Tuesday Jan. 30 at 2:45 in C200.  All boys tennis players are required to be there.

There is a mandatory all cast meeting for the Variety Show today at 2:45 p.m. in the large forum room. If you were chosen for this year's show, make sure your group is represented to find out about rehearsal schedules and more. For more information, check the C106 door.

Drama Club meeting after school in B102 on Friday, January 26th.


January 24, 2018

Attention singers, rappers and poets. We need your help! The Spoken Word Club is sponsoring an Open Mic fundraiser this Friday from 7-9 pm in the Main LMC. Come perform poetry, rap, or sing a song -- covers or originals -- entertain and amaze us.

Did you know that it's NEVER too late to join Interact?  New Year, new service projects! We need volunteers for Gregory Reading Night on 1/25, 5-8pm; for Girl Scout Workshops on 2/17, 9am-Noon; for St. Paddy's Day 5K on March 10, 6-10 am; and for weeding/mulching with NVeco this spring. CHECK out NVHSinteract.org for more!

Are you a drama student looking for a stupendous leadership opportunity? Well look no further! The musical production staff is looking for student directors to assist in Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Email director Mr. ​Pontarelli to set up an appointment for an interview. Interviews will ONLY take place this week, January 22-26.

For years, I've prided myself on having really good announcements. Really good. My announcements have been really good. This one is clearly no exception. The next Philosophy Club is on Thursday, January 25 in D113, and keep your eyes and ears out for information on the upcoming Philosophy Club leader auditions!

Due to the high interest, the Newspaper and Yearbook staffs will keep the application open till Friday. Find the application on the student splash page. Please submit your application and contact Ms. Cagney or Ms. Jakubas.

Attention Soccer Fans: Intramural Soccer registration is now open!  Organize your teams and head to the Intramural website to sign up.  Games start next week so don't delay.  Contact Mr. Fitzgerald or Mr. Bathan if you have any questions.

Attention Coolest Kids in School! A.K.A. Ski Club members, The bus to Cascade Mt. will roll from the parking lot at 6:00 a.m. this Saturday. Let's have another great trip!

Hump Day's World Language Week quote is inspired by our Spanish Culture "There are defeats that have more dignity than a victory." - Jorge Luis Borges

With Improv Show auditions less than a month away, it might be time to brush up on some games & skills. Check out the theatre website to sign up for the Saturday, Feb 10th morning workshop.  Hope to see you there!

Come to the Multicultural Show on Thursday night at 7PM in the auditorium.  Tickets are $5 for students and $7 for adults.

   

January 23, 2018

 

Attention Seniors:

There will be a Scholarship Seminar for students wanting to learn more about bridging the Cost of Attendance gap for college. The seminar will take place today during Option periods. Please see Mr. Thornton in the Junior Class House with questions."

World Language Week quote of the day is inspired from from our French Culture: "Life is a flower for which love is the honey." - Victor Hugo

Attention singers, rappers and poets. We need your help! The Spoken Word Club is sponsoring an Open Mic fundraiser this Friday from 7-9 pm in the Main LMC. Come perform poetry, rap, or sing a song -- covers or originals -- entertain and amaze us.

Did you know that it's NEVER too late to join Interact?  New Year, new service projects! We need volunteers for Gregory Reading Night on 1/25, 5-8pm; for Girl Scout Workshops on 2/17, 9am-Noon; for St. Paddy's Day 5K on March 10, 6-10 am; and for weeding/mulching with NVeco this spring. CHECK out NVHSinteract.org for more!

Are you a drama student looking for a stupendous leadership opportunity? Well look no further! The musical production staff is looking for student directors to assist in Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Email director Mr. ​Pontarelli to set up an appointment for an interview. Interviews will ONLY take place this week, January 22-26.

For years, I've prided myself on having really good announcements. Really good. My announcements have been really good. This one is clearly no exception. The next Philosophy Club is on Thursday, January 25 in D113, and keep your eyes and ears out for information on the upcoming Philosophy Club leader auditions!

Due to the high interest, the Newspaper and Yearbook staffs will keep the application open till Friday. Find the application on the student splash page. Please submit your application and contact Ms. Cagney or Ms. Jakubas.

Attention Soccer Fans: Intramural Soccer registration is now open!  Organize your teams and head to the Intramural website to sign up.  Games start next week so don't delay.  Contact Mr. Fitzgerald or Mr. Bathan if you have any questions.

Attention Coolest Kids in School! A.K.A. Ski Club members, The bus to Cascade Mt. will roll from the parking lot at 6:00 a.m. this Saturday. Let's have another great trip!

Hey Creative Types: Don't forget to submit your writing and art to THEessence@ipsd.org by March 1! Lit Mag Students, we WILL meet today.  We will NOT be meeting on January 30. We will rate pieces and begin discussing the plan for our spreads.

 


January 22, 2018

 

Attention Seniors:

There will be a Scholarship Seminar for students wanting to learn more about bridging the Cost of Attendance gap for college. The seminar will take place on Tuesday, January 23rd during Option periods. Please see Mr. Thornton in the Junior Class House with questions."

 The yearbook staff is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 school year. The form can be found on the student splash page and are due Monday, Jan 22. Contact Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Hey Creative Types: Don't forget to submit your writing and art to THEessence@ipsd.org by March 1! Lit Mag Students, we WILL meet on January 23.  We will NOT be meeting on January 30. We will rate pieces and begin discussing the plan for our spreads.

Did you know that it's NEVER too late to join Interact?  New Year, new service projects! We need volunteers for Gregory Reading Night on 1/25, 5-8pm; for Girl Scout Workshops on 2/17, 9am-Noon; for St. Paddy's Day 5K on March 10, 6-10 am; and for weeding/mulching with NVeco this spring. CHECK out NVHSinteract.org for more!

Are you a drama student looking for a stupendous leadership opportunity? Well look no further! The musical production staff is looking for student directors to assist in Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Email director Mr. ​Pontarelli to set up an appointment for an interview. Interviews will ONLY take place this week, January 22-26.

Today we kick off World Language Week with a quote from our Chinese Culture: If you can't change your fate, change your attitude. - Amy Tan

Join the Women's Empowerment Club for its first meeting of 2018. We'll meet today  at 2:30 in B127. Contact Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Do you like music or poetry? Of course you do! The Spoken Word Club is sponsoring an Open Mic fundraiser this Friday from 7-9 pm in the Main LMC. Come perform poetry, rap, or sing a song -- covers or originals. We will have a special performance by Neuqua rapper Noah Espinoza. $5 at the door.

 

January 19, 2018

Mr. NVHS applications are due Friday, January 19th - Hey, that’s tomorrow.  Pick up your application in the Senior House if you have not done so already.

The Student Advisory Program is looking for 60 fantastic juniors to lead lessons, answer questions, and serve as all-around role models for next year's freshman class.  The Google Classroom code for the application is available in the Junior House.  Applications are due Friday, January 19th.

 

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Come see the talented freshmen and their fearless directors at Freshman One Acts this Friday and Saturday at 7pm in the Black Box.  Tickets are available for $7.00 in the rotunda, at nvhstheater.org, and at the door.

 

UNICEF will be meeting today after school in C204. Come on by to learn how you can help others in need!

Ski Club- The buses to Chestnut Mt. Will be rolling at 6 a.m. Sat. morning from the main campus   

 

"Attention Seniors:

There will be a Scholarship Seminar for students wanting to learn more about bridging the Cost of Attendance gap for college. The seminar will take place on Tuesday, January 23rd during Option periods. Please see Mr. Thornton in the Junior Class House with questions."

 The yearbook staff is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 school year. The form can be found on the student splash page and are due Monday, Jan 22. Contact Ms. Jakubas with questions.

 The theatre department is proud to announce its annual production of Freshman One Acts: Back to the Future.  The show is a student-lead performance showcase. Performances are this Friday and Saturday at 7:00pm in the M​ain Campus Black Box. Tickets are $7 and are available online @ nvhstheatre.com and also on-sale during lunch periods.

Did you know that it's NEVER too late to join Interact?  New Year, new service projects! We need volunteers for Gregory Reading Night on 1/25, 5-8pm; for Girl Scout Workshops on 2/17, 9am-Noon; for St. Paddy's Day 5K on March 10, 6-10 am; and for weeding/mulching with NVeco this spring. CHECK out NVHSinteract.org for more!

Hey Creative Types: Don't forget to submit your writing and art to THEessence@ipsd.org by March 1! Lit Mag Students, we WILL meet on January 23.  We will NOT be meeting on January 30. We will rate pieces and begin discussing the plan for our spreads.

January 18, 2018

Mr. NVHS applications are due Friday, January 19th - Hey, that’s tomorrow.  Pick up your application in the Senior House if you have not done so already.

The Student Advisory Program is looking for 60 fantastic juniors to lead lessons, answer questions, and serve as all-around role models for next year's freshman class.  The Google Classroom code for the application is available in the Junior House.  Applications are due Friday, January 19th.

 Are you interested in participating in the USA Biology Olympiad Open Exam? Please attend a short meeting after school today in room C 111.  

 

 Wildcat International Club will meet this week.  If you are interested in exploring and learning about different cultures, join us today  in B203 after school. As always, there will be food and games.

 Tomorrow is the last day of Recharge week! Participate by wearing Flannel for Friday and receive a freebie!

UNICEF will be meeting today after school in C204. Come on by to learn how you can help others in need!

Ski Club- The buses to Chestnut Mt. Will be rolling at 6 a.m. Sat. morning from the main campus   

Guten Morgen!  German Club will meet today from 2:40 to 4:15 in D104 at Main.  We will be watching Frozen in German!  Snacks and subtitles provided.  Hope to see you there!

There will be NO American Sign Language (ASL) club meeting this week.  We will meet next week during the International Show at the BFC on Wednesday.

If you watched Before the Flood and thought about changing the world, then come to Environmental Club's meeting today from 2:30-3:30 in C204. Ms. Jakubas and Ms. Schneider are excited to see you there! And remember: Blue + Gold = Green!

Did you know that it's NEVER too late to join Interact?  New Year, new service projects! We need volunteers for Gregory Reading Night on 1/25, 5-8pm; for Girl Scout Workshops on 2/17, 9am-Noon; for St. Paddy's Day 5K on March 10, 6-10 am; and for weeding/mulching with NVeco this spring. CHECK out NVHSinteract.org for more!

Hey Creative Types: Don't forget to submit your writing and art to THEessence@ipsd.org by March 1! Lit Mag Students, we WILL meet on January 23.  We will NOT be meeting on January 30. We will rate pieces and begin discussing the plan for our spreads.

The yearbook staff is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 school year. The form can be found on the student splash page and are due Monday, Jan 22. Contact Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Join the Women's Empowerment Club for its first meeting of 2018. We'll meet on Monday, January 22 at 2:30 in B127. Contact Ms. Jakubas with questions.

The theatre department is proud to announce its annual production of Freshman One Acts: Back to the Future.  The show is a student-lead performance showcase. Performances are this Friday and Saturday at 7:00pm in the M​ain Campus Black Box. Tickets are $7 and are available online @ nvhstheatre.com and also on-sale during lunch periods.

Looking for something to do after lunch? Come by the large forum room tomorrow to check out some of the best work from the media department. Friday we will watch the best videos of 1st semester 20 minutes into each lunch period. Come bring some friends and enjoy student projects ranging from music videos to short films.

 


January 17, 2018

 

Multicultural Show cast- please make sure to check your email for production details.  Email Mrs. Van Milligen if you have any questions.

 

 The Student Advisory Program is looking for 60 fantastic juniors to lead lessons, answer questions, and serve as all-around role models for next year's freshman class.  The Google Classroom code for the application is available in the Junior House.  Applications are due Friday, January 19th.

Softball Open Gyms begins next Wednesday, January 17th at 5:45 AM in the Main Campus Gym. 9th-12th grade students are welcome! Contact Coach Chrencik with questions.

 

Neuqua has a student newspaper? Yes, we do and we are now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 school year. If you are interested in joining our staff of writers, photographers, and graphic designers, visit the student splash page to apply to join our staff. Email Mrs. Cagney with any questions about the course or the process.

Today is the last day to submit your application for Mr. NVHS. See the senior class house for applications!

UNICEF will be meeting today after school in C204. Come on by to learn how you can help others in need!

Ski Club- The buses to Chestnut Mt. Will be rolling at 6 a.m. Sat. morning from the main campus athletic parking lot. Dress warm!

It's Recharge week! Tomorrow is PJ Day Thursday! Dress up and receive a freebie!

Are you interested in participating in the USA Biology Olympiad Open Exam? Please attend a short meeting after school tomorrow in room C 111.

Guten Morgen!  German Club will meet Thursday January 18th from 2:40 to 4:15 in D104 at Main.  We will be watching Frozen in German!  Snacks and subtitles provided.  Hope to see you there!

There will be NO American Sign Language (ASL) club meeting this week.  We will meet next week during the International Show at the BFC on Wednesday.

If you watched Before the Flood and thought about changing the world, then come to Environmental Club's meeting THIS Thursday, from 2:30-3:30 in C204. Ms. Jakubas and Ms. Schneider are excited to see you there! And remember: Blue + Gold = Green!

Did you know that it's NEVER too late to join Interact?  New Year, new service projects! We need volunteers for Gregory Reading Night on 1/25, 5-8pm; for Girl Scout Workshops on 2/17, 9am-Noon; for St. Paddy's Day 5K on March 10, 6-10 am; and for weeding/mulching with NVeco this spring. CHECK out NVHSinteract.org for more!

Looking to improve your dancing before musical auditions? The theatre dept. is holding a musical dance workshop w/ Ms. L. on Saturday, January 20th from 9am to 11:30am @ the KBFC dance studio. Registration ends tonight! Sign up @ nvhstheatre.com .

The yearbook staff is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 school year. The form can be found on the student splash page and are due Monday, Jan 22. Contact Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Join the Women's Empowerment Club for its first meeting of 2018. We'll meet on Monday, January 22 at 2:30 in B127. Contact Ms. Jakubas with questions.

The theatre department is proud to announce its annual production of Freshman One Acts: Back to the Future.  The show is a student-lead performance showcase. Performances are this Friday and Saturday at 7:00pm in the M​ain Campus Black Box. Tickets are available online @ nvhstheatre.com and starting tomorrow on-sale during lunch periods.

An informational meeting for Illinois Drafters Education Association will be held on Thursday morning in room a113 at 6:45 am.  


January 12, 2018

 Seniors - Mr. NVHS applications are now in your class house. Applications and video auditions are due January 17th. Get your submissions ready! Please see Mrs. Yavorski or Ms. Dunham with any questions!

Next week is Recharge Week! Start off 2nd semester by participating in dress up days, to win freebies!  No School Monday and Tuesday!  Then it’s Windy City Wednesday (where anything Chicago related), PJ Day Thursday, and Flannel Friday.

 

 The Student Advisory Program is looking for 60 fantastic juniors to lead lessons, answer questions, and serve as all-around role models for next year's freshman class.  The Google Classroom code for the application is available in the Junior House.  Applications are due Friday, January 19th.

Softball Open Gyms begins next Wednesday, January 17th at 5:45 AM in the Main Campus Gym. 9th-12th grade students are welcome! Contact Coach Chrencik with questions.

 

Neuqua has a student newspaper? Yes, we do and we are now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 school year. If you are interested in joining our staff of writers, photographers, and graphic designers, visit the student splash page to apply to join our staff. Email Mrs. Cagney with any questions about the course or the process.

Attention all current Juniors involved in Mawi – Anyone interested in directly helping the future of Neuqua and inspire freshman? Apply to be a Senior Advisor! Go to Google Classroom (code Z4siic) to fill out an application and sign up for an interview slot.

UNICEF will be meeting today after school in C204. Come on by to learn how you can help others in need!


January 11, 2018

 Due to confidentiality, cells phone use is not permitted in the Nurse’s office.  Please turn cell phones or any other electronic device off prior to entering.   The nursing staff will notify your parent/guardian if necessary from a landline.  In addition, please remove any type of earbud device and store appropriately.  

Seniors - Mr. NVHS applications are now in your class house. Applications and video auditions are due January 17th. Get your submissions ready! Please see Mrs. Yavorski or Ms. Dunham with any questions!

Next week is Recharge Week! Start off 2nd semester by participating in dress up days, to win freebies!  No School Monday and Tuesday!  Then it’s Windy City Wednesday (where anything Chicago related), PJ Day Thursday, and Flannel Friday.

 

If you are interested in earning the Seal of Biliteracy this year, the first AAPPL Test will be at BFC on Saturday, January 20 at 8 AM. Applications and fees are due this Thursday, January 11. Please see any WL/EL teacher or Mrs. Koppin with any questions.

Attention, poets! This week's Spoken Word Club meeting will be our first critique meeting where we share our poems and offer feedback in small groups. Please bring at least 3 copies of a poem you want to receive peer feedback on. New members welcome. Bring your own poem or just your own thoughtful responses.today from 2:45-3:30 in B127.

The Student Advisory Program is looking for 60 fantastic juniors to lead lessons, answer questions, and serve as all-around role models for next year's freshman class.  The Google Classroom code for the application is available in the Junior House.  Applications are due Friday, January 19th.

Time to polish up your V-Show act because auditions are this Wednesday and Thursday after school. Can’t remember your time?  Double check your time slot on the list at C106. Arrive early in the Commons to sign in and fill out the required audition form. Can’t wait to see all the hidden talent Neuqua has to offer!

Neuqua has a student newspaper? Yes, we do and we are now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 school year. If you are interested in joining our staff of writers, photographers, and graphic designers, visit the student splash page to apply to join our staff. Email Mrs. Cagney with any questions about the course or the process.

Attention all current Juniors involved in Mawi – Anyone interested in directly helping the future of Neuqua and inspire freshman? Apply to be a Senior Advisor! Go to Google Classroom (code Z4siic) to fill out an application and sign up for an interview slot.


January 10, 2018

 Due to confidentiality, cells phone use is not permitted in the Nurse’s office.  Please turn cell phones or any other electronic device off prior to entering.   The nursing staff will notify your parent/guardian if necessary from a landline.  In addition, please remove any type of earbud device and store appropriately.  

Seniors - Mr. NVHS applications are now in your class house. Applications and video auditions are due January 17th. Get your submissions ready! Please see Mrs. Yavorski or Ms. Dunham with any questions!

Track and Field registration is now open! Please go to the Athletics Website to register. Practice starts next week, so please register soon.

If you are interested in earning the Seal of Biliteracy this year, the first AAPPL Test will be at BFC on Saturday, January 20 at 8 AM. Applications and fees are due this Thursday, January 11. Please see any WL/EL teacher or Mrs. Koppin with any questions.

Attention, poets! This week's Spoken Word Club meeting will be our first critique meeting where we share our poems and offer feedback in small groups. Please bring at least 3 copies of a poem you want to receive peer feedback on. New members welcome. Bring your own poem or just your own thoughtful responses.Thursday from 2:45-3:30 in B127.

The Student Advisory Program is looking for 60 fantastic juniors to lead lessons, answer questions, and serve as all-around role models for next year's freshman class.  The Google Classroom code for the application is available in the Junior House.  Applications are due Friday, January 19th.

Time to polish up your V-Show act because auditions are this Wednesday and Thursday after school. Can’t remember your time?  Double check your time slot on the list at C106. Arrive early in the Commons to sign in and fill out the required audition form. Can’t wait to see all the hidden talent Neuqua has to offer!

Neuqua has a student newspaper? Yes, we do and we are now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 school year. If you are interested in joining our staff of writers, photographers, and graphic designers, visit the student splash page to apply to join our staff. Email Mrs. Cagney with any questions about the course or the process.


January 9, 2018

Good morning, Wildcats. Tomorrow is Course Recommendation Day.  This activity begins the process of discussing course selection choices for the 18-19 school year.  We will begin the day with a special activity in Period 1.  Stay tuned!

Due to confidentiality, cells phone use is not permitted in the Nurse’s office.  Please turn cell phones or any other electronic device off prior to entering.   The nursing staff will notify your parent/guardian if necessary from a landline.  In addition, please remove any type of earbud device and store appropriately.  

Seniors - Mr. NVHS applications are now in your class house. Applications and video auditions are due January 17th. Get your submissions ready! Please see Mrs. Yavorski or Ms. Dunham with any questions!

Track and Field registration is now open! Please go to the Athletics Website to register. Practice starts next week, so please register soon.

If you are interested in earning the Seal of Biliteracy this year, the first AAPPL Test will be at BFC on Saturday, January 20 at 8 AM. Applications and fees are due this Thursday, January 11. Please see any WL/EL teacher or Mrs. Koppin with any questions.

Attention, poets! This week's Spoken Word Club meeting will be our first critique meeting where we share our poems and offer feedback in small groups. Please bring at least 3 copies of a poem you want to receive peer feedback on. New members welcome. Bring your own poem or just your own thoughtful responses.Thursday from 2:45-3:30 in B127.

The Student Advisory Program is looking for 60 fantastic juniors to lead lessons, answer questions, and serve as all-around role models for next year's freshman class.  The Google Classroom code for the application is available in the Junior House.  Applications are due Friday, January 19th.

Time to polish up your V-Show act because auditions are this Wednesday and Thursday after school. Can’t remember your time?  Double check your time slot on the list at C106. Arrive early in the Commons to sign in and fill out the required audition form. Can’t wait to see all the hidden talent Neuqua has to offer!

 

 

 

January 8, 2018

Due to confidentiality, cells phone use is not permitted in the Nurse’s office.  Please turn cell phones or any other electronic device off prior to entering.   The nursing staff will notify your parent/guardian if necessary from a landline.  In addition, please remove any type of earbud device and store appropriately.  

Seniors - Mr. NVHS applications are now in your class house. Applications and video auditions are due January 17th. Get your submissions ready! Please see Mrs. Yavorski or Ms. Dunham with any questions!

Track and Field registration is now open! Please go to the Athletics Website to register. Practice starts next week, so please register soon.

Freshman baseball open gyms start Tuesday, January 9th at 5:30 am at the freshman center. They will be Tuesday and Thursday mornings through February.

 

 


December 22, 2017

The LMC will be a silent study area Monday - Friday of this week to allow for students prepare for finals or decompress. If you want to chat with friends or study in groups, please pick a different option. Otherwise, we would love to have you join us

Freshman baseball open gyms start Tuesday, January 9th at 5:30 am at the freshman center. They will be Tuesday and Thursday mornings through February.


December 21, 2017

The LMC will be a silent study area Monday - Friday of this week to allow for students prepare for finals or decompress. If you want to chat with friends or study in groups, please pick a different option. Otherwise, we would love to have you join us

Freshman baseball open gyms start Tuesday, January 9th at 5:30 am at the freshman center. They will be Tuesday and Thursday mornings through February.


December 20, 2017

The LMC will be a silent study area Monday - Friday of this week to allow for students prepare for finals or decompress. If you want to chat with friends or study in groups, please pick a different option. Otherwise, we would love to have you join us

Freshman baseball open gyms start Tuesday, January 9th at 5:30 am at the freshman center. They will be Tuesday and Thursday mornings through February.


December 19, 2017

Attention Writers' Week Participants! There will be a mandatory meeting after school today in the Main Campus LMC! We will unveil the schedule, discuss Senior last words, hand out t-shirts, and toast the written word! For questions or concerns, please contact Mr. Rossi.

 

The LMC will be a silent study area Monday - Friday of this week to allow for students prepare for finals or decompress. If you want to chat with friends or study in groups, please pick a different option. Otherwise, we would love to have you join us.

It's DONUT DAY! Thank you to all who ordered Krispy Kreme donuts in support of the V.E.I. program. Please pick up your order after school today in room D233, the V.E.I. room in the Business hallway.


December 18, 2017

 

 

 Seniors - Mr. NVHS applications are now in your class house. Applications and video auditions are due January 17th. Get your submissions ready! Please see Mrs. Yavorski or Ms. Dunham with any questions!

 

Hey freshman, are you interested in helping out behind the scenes for Freshman One Acts? We need you! Please come to a brief informational meeting on Monday, December 18, in room J208 at 2:30. Contact Mrs. Rossi with any questions.

Attention Writers' Week Participants! There will be a mandatory meeting after school on Tuesday, December 19th in the Main Campus LMC! We will unveil the schedule, discuss Senior last words, hand out t-shirts, and toast the written word! For questions or concerns, please contact Mr. Rossi.

 

The LMC will be a silent study area Monday - Friday of this week to allow for students prepare for finals or decompress. If you want to chat with friends or study in groups, please pick a different option. Otherwise, we would love to have you join us.

 


December 15, 2017

 

 

Alliance for the Children donations are due today. Thank you so much for all that are participating! Thanks to you, many children will have a very happy Holiday season! Please see Mrs Mueller in the Science Dept. if you have any questions.

Seniors - Mr. NVHS applications are now in your class house. Applications and video auditions are due January 17th. Get your submissions ready! Please see Mrs. Yavorski or Ms. Dunham with any questions!

 

UNICEF will be having its last meeting of the semester today in room C204 after school. Come on by to learn how you can do your part!

Hey freshman, are you interested in helping out behind the scenes for Freshman One Acts? We need you! Please come to a brief informational meeting on Monday, December 18, in room J208 at 2:30. Contact Mrs. Rossi with any questions.

Freshmen - Do you enjoy making films? Do you wonder what it’s like to make Wildcat Weekly? Then you need to come to Media Camp. On Saturday January 13th our media department is holding a day for Freshman interested in visual storytelling.The camp is free and more info is available on the media department website nvmedia.org.

 



December 14, 2017

 

Fashion Club will be hosting a thrift store at Neuqua today from 2:45-4pm in the sewing room.  We will be asking for just a $5 donation to benefit a local shelter in exchange for some fabulous clothing items!  Come shop!

Alliance for the Children donations are due by Friday Dec. 15. Thank you so much for all that are participating! Thanks to you, many children will have a very happy Holiday season! Please see Mrs Mueller in the Science Dept. if you have any questions.

Seniors - Mr. NVHS applications are now in your class house. Applications and video auditions are due January 17th. Get your submissions ready! Please see Mrs. Yavorski or Ms. Dunham with any questions!

 

Attention Star Raiders! If you ordered a T-Shirt please pick it up in Sophomore Class House.

UNICEF will be having its last meeting of the semester this Friday in room C204 after school. Come on by to learn how you can do your part!

Come to MOD on Route 59 and 95th street to meet and interact with other ASL Club members from Metea and Waubonsie!  3:00-4:00 on Thursday December 14th.  Come one, come all!

Hey freshman, are you interested in helping out behind the scenes for Freshman One Acts? We need you! Please come to a brief informational meeting on Monday, December 18, in room J208 at 2:30. Contact Mrs. Rossi with any questions.

Freshmen - Do you enjoy making films? Do you wonder what it’s like to make Wildcat Weekly? Then you need to come to Media Camp. On Saturday January 13th our media department is holding a day for Freshman interested in visual storytelling.The camp is free and more info is available on the media department website nvmedia.org.

Freshman Star Raiders  please go to your class house to pick up your T shirt from  Mrs. Inzerra.


December 13, 2017

 

Fashion Club will be hosting a thrift store at Neuqua this Thursday December 14th from 2:45-4pm in the sewing room.  We will be asking for just a $5 donation to benefit a local shelter in exchange for some fabulous clothing items!  Come shop!

Alliance for the Children donations are due by Friday Dec. 15. Thank you so much for all that are participating! Thanks to you, many children will have a very happy Holiday season! Please see Mrs Mueller in the Science Dept. if you have any questions.

Seniors - Mr. NVHS applications are now in your class house. Applications and video auditions are due January 17th. Get your submissions ready! Please see Mrs. Yavorski or Ms. Dunham with any questions!

 

Attention Star Raiders! If you ordered a T-Shirt please pick it up in Sophomore Class House.

UNICEF will be having its last meeting of the semester this Friday in room C204 after school. Come on by to learn how you can do your part!

Freshmen - Do you enjoy making films? Do you wonder what it’s like to make Wildcat Weekly? Then you need to come to Media Camp. On Saturday January 13th our media department is holding a day for Freshman interested in visual storytelling.The camp is free and more info is available on the media department website nvmedia.org.

Freshman Star Raiders  please go to your class house to pick up your T shirt from  Mrs. Inzerra.


December 12, 2017

 

Fashion Club will be hosting a thrift store at Neuqua this Thursday December 14th from 2:45-4pm in the sewing room.  We will be asking for just a $5 donation to benefit a local shelter in exchange for some fabulous clothing items!  Come shop!

Alliance for the Children donations are due by Friday Dec. 15. Thank you so much for all that are participating! Thanks to you, many children will have a very happy Holiday season! Please see Mrs Mueller in the Science Dept. if you have any questions.

GSA's last meeting of 2017 is today after school in B125 from 2:45-3:30. See Ms. Witt, Ms. Jakubas, or Dr. Hobbs with questions.

Freshmen - Do you enjoy making films? Do you wonder what it’s like to make Wildcat Weekly? Then you need to come to Media Camp. On Saturday January 13th our media department is holding a day for Freshman interested in visual storytelling.The camp is free and more info is available on the media department website nvmedia.org.


December 11, 2017

 

 

It is time to get ready for Variety Show 2018. Auditions are January 10th and 11th. We are looking for unique acts that will thrill the audience. Details are listed by the sign up sheets outside the C106 door. This year's shows are February 10th and 11th. Performers must be current NVHS students. Any questions see Mr. Gelsomino or Mr. Schaub.

 Attention all Art Club members: We will have our last meeting of the year  today at the Innovative Pediatric Dentistry Offices in downtown Naperville.  Help us deck the halls and paint your very own elf to support our club!  Visit our google classroom or see Mrs. Sammit for more details.

Alliance for the Children donations are due by Friday Dec. 15. Thank you so much for all that are participating! Thanks to you, many children will have a very happy Holiday season! Please see Mrs Mueller in the Science Dept. if you have any questions.

 



December 8, 2017

 

Drama club is meeting today in B102 from 2:40-3:10.

 

Come see Neuqua Theatre's production of Steel Magnolias today  Saturday. At the show, you can expect to encounter big hair, big laughs, and maybe even shed a tear. A few lucky audience members might even get a special beauty treatment during intermission! Buy tickets online at nvhstheatre.com or during option!

It is NEVER too late to join INTERACT! Our next meeting is December 11, at 6:45 am in C202. New events include Gregory Reading Night and NV Robotics tournament in January and Girl Scout Workshops in February.  Need service hours? See NVHSinteract.org for our agenda & details.

It is time to get ready for Variety Show 2018. Auditions are January 10th and 11th. We are looking for unique acts that will thrill the audience. Details are listed by the sign up sheets outside the C106 door. This year's shows are February 10th and 11th. Performers must be current NVHS students. Any questions see Mr. Gelsomino or Mr. Schaub.

 Attention all Art Club members: We will have our last meeting of the year on Monday December 11th at the Innovative Pediatric Dentistry Offices in downtown Naperville.  Help us deck the halls and paint your very own elf to support our club!  Visit our google classroom or see Mrs. Sammit for more details."

Do you have a unique talent and enjoy performing? Then tryout for this year’s Variety Show. Acts of all kind are encouraged to tryout. Sign-up sheets are in the main office here and additional signups are by the media department at main outside the C106 door. Go to neuquamedia.org for more details.

Confused on your claim? Weary on your warrant? Is your thesis lackluster or totally non-existent? Then Writing Bootcamp is here to whip your writing into shape today - Friday this week from 7:00-7:15 in J207, bring your writing questions, comments, and concerns, and several of your English teachers will be there to help.

There will be a meeting for all Freshmen interested in Boy's Track and Field today at 7:01 am in the Birkett Freshman Center's Forum Room. Please contact Coach Kennedy with questions.


December 7, 2017

 

Feliz Navidad! Spanish Club will meet today in D104 to learn some Christmas songs en español. Hope to see you there!

Drama club meeting is this Friday in B102 from 2:40-3:10.

 

There will be a meeting for all girls interested in trying out for soccer this spring today at 2:30 in D225. If you cannot attend, contact Coach Moreau.

Guten Morgen!  German Club will meet today after school until 3:30 in room D104 at the Main Building.  We will be celebrating St. Nicholas Day and learning about its traditions.  Hope to see you there!

Come see Neuqua Theatre's production of Steel Magnolias today, Friday, and Saturday. At the show, you can expect to encounter big hair, big laughs, and maybe even shed a tear. A few lucky audience members might even get a special beauty treatment during intermission! Buy tickets online at nvhstheatre.com or during option!

It is NEVER too late to join INTERACT! Our next meeting is December 11, at 6:45 am in C202. New events include Gregory Reading Night and NV Robotics tournament in January and Girl Scout Workshops in February.  Need service hours? See NVHSinteract.org for our agenda & details.

It is time to get ready for Variety Show 2018. Auditions are January 10th and 11th. We are looking for unique acts that will thrill the audience. Details are listed by the sign up sheets outside the C106 door. This year's shows are February 10th and 11th. Performers must be current NVHS students. Any questions see Mr. Gelsomino or Mr. Schaub.

Have you ever noticed how announcements often start off with a question? And then a second question usually follows? Yeah, I did too. So, um. Yeah. Find out more at the next Philosophy Club, today in D113 after school!

Hey Girls!  What’s more fun than eating snacks and talking to a woman Environmental Engineer? Come to the Girls in STEM club meeting today @ 2:45 in A115 to find out. Explore engineering and environmental issues with a female expert in the profession - and our snacks just might be better than Mr. Schaub’s. Contact Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions

Join the Environmental Club for a viewing of "Before The Flood" today at 2:45 in C202 today. Suggested donation is $5 at the door, and snacks and hot chocolate will be provided. Bringing your own reuse mug is encouraged. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Attention all Art Club members: We will have our last meeting of the year on Monday December 11th at the Innovative Pediatric Dentistry Offices in downtown Naperville.  Help us deck the halls and paint your very own elf to support our club!  Visit our google classroom or see Mrs. Sammit for more details."

Do you have a unique talent and enjoy performing? Then tryout for this year’s Variety Show. Acts of all kind are encouraged to tryout. Sign-up sheets are in the main office here and additional signups are by the media department at main outside the C106 door. Go to neuquamedia.org for more details.

Confused on your claim? Weary on your warrant? Is your thesis lackluster or totally non-existent? Then Writing Bootcamp is here to whip your writing into shape today - Friday this week from 7:00-7:15 in J207, bring your writing questions, comments, and concerns, and several of your English teachers will be there to help.

There will be a meeting for all Freshmen interested in Boy's Track and Field this Friday at 7:01 am in the Birkett Freshman Center's Forum Room. Please contact Coach Kennedy with questions.


December 6, 2017

 

Feliz Navidad! Spanish Club will meet this Thursday in D104 to learn some Christmas songs en español. Hope to see you there!

 

Calling all spoken word poetry fans! Do you write spoken word and want the chance to perform for a live audience? The Spoken Word Club is holding auditions for their Louder than a Bomb team on today  at 3 pm  in room B127. Go to www.nvspokenword.org for more details.

There will be a meeting for all girls interested in trying out for soccer this spring on Thursday, December 7 at 2:30 in D225. If you cannot attend, contact Coach Moreau.

Confused on your claim? Weary on your warrant? Is your thesis lack luster or totally non-existent? Then Writing Bootcamp is here to whip your writing into shape !today - Friday this week from 7:00-7:15 in J207, bring your writing questions, comments, and concerns, and several of your English teachers will be there to help.

Come see Neuqua Theatre's production of Steel Magnolias this Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. At the show, you can expect to encounter big hair, big laughs, and maybe even shed a tear. A few lucky audience members might even get a special beauty treatment during intermission! Buy tickets online at nvhstheatre.com or during option!

It is NEVER too late to join INTERACT! Our next meeting is December 11, at 6:45 am in C202. New events include Gregory Reading Night and NV Robotics tournament in January and Girl Scout Workshops in February.  Need service hours? See NVHSinteract.org for our agenda & details.

It is time to get ready for Variety Show 2018. Auditions are January 10th and 11th. We are looking for unique acts that will thrill the audience. Details are listed by the sign up sheets outside the C106 door. This year's shows are February 10th and 11th. Performers must be current NVHS students. Any questions see Mr. Gelsomino or Mr. Schaub.

There will be a meeting for all Freshmen interested in Boy's Track and Field this Friday at 7:01 am in the Birkett Freshman Center's Forum Room. Please contact Coach Kennedy with questions.

Guten Morgen!  German Club will meet on Thursday December 7th after school until 3:30 in room D104 at the Main Building.  We will be celebrating St. Nicholas Day and learning about its traditions.  Hope to see you there!

Have you ever noticed how announcements often start off with a question? And then a second question usually follows? Yeah, I did too. So, um. Yeah. Find out more at the next Philosophy Club, this Thursday after school, December 7, in D113!

Hey Girls!  What’s more fun than eating snacks and talking to a woman Environmental Engineer? Come to the Girls in STEM club meeting Thursday @ 2:45 in A115 to find out. Explore engineering and environmental issues with a female expert in the profession - and our snacks just might be better than Mr. Schaub’s. Contact Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions

Join the Environmental Club for a viewing of "Before The Flood" this Thursday at 2:45 in C202. Suggested donation is $5 at the door, and snacks and hot chocolate will be provided. Bringing your own reuse mug is encouraged. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Do you have a unique talent and enjoy performing? Then tryout for this year’s Variety Show. Acts of all kind are encouraged to tryout. Sign-up sheets are in the main office here and additional signups are by the media department at main outside the C106 door. Go to neuquamedia.org for more details.


December , 2017

 

 The Hour of Code is coming. Don't just play on your phone, program it! Join over 100 million

students worldwide in trying one hour of code. The Business Department is hosting this year's Hour of Code on Tuesday December 5 from 2:30-3:30 in D208. No coding experience required! For more info see Ms. K, or go to neuquacodes.weebly.com.

There will be NOT be a  literary magazine meeting today.  We will meet again January 16. In the meantime, submit your stories, poems, college essays, and art to THEessence@ipsd.org. Check our website for additional info: NVHSessence.org

Calling all spoken word poetry fans! Do you write spoken word and want the chance to perform for a live audience? The Spoken Word Club is holding auditions for their Louder than a Bomb team on Wednesday December 6th at 3 pm  in room B127. Go to www.nvspokenword.org for more details.

There will be a meeting for all girls interested in trying out for soccer this spring on Thursday, December 7 at 2:30 in D225. If you cannot attend, contact Coach Moreau.

Confused on your claim? Weary on your warrant? Is your thesis lack luster or totally non-existent? Then Writing Bootcamp is here to whip your writing into shape! Tuesday- Friday this week from 7:00-7:15 in J207, bring your writing questions, comments, and concerns, and several of your English teachers will be there to help.

Come see Neuqua Theatre's production of Steel Magnolias this Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. At the show, you can expect to encounter big hair, big laughs, and maybe even shed a tear. A few lucky audience members might even get a special beauty treatment during intermission! Buy tickets online at nvhstheatre.com or during option!

It is NEVER too late to join INTERACT! Our next meeting is December 11, at 6:45 am in C202. New events include Gregory Reading Night and NV Robotics tournament in January and Girl Scout Workshops in February.  Need service hours? See NVHSinteract.org for our agenda & details.

It is time to get ready for Variety Show 2018. Auditions are January 10th and 11th. We are looking for unique acts that will thrill the audience. Details are listed by the sign up sheets outside the C106 door. This year's shows are February 10th and 11th. Performers must be current NVHS students. Any questions see Mr. Gelsomino or Mr. Schaub.

There will be a meeting for all Freshmen interested in Boy's Track and Field this Friday at 7:01 am in the Birkett Freshman Center's Forum Room. Please contact Coach Kennedy with questions.

Guten Morgen!  German Club will meet on Thursday December 7th after school until 3:30 in room D104 at the Main Building.  We will be celebrating St. Nicholas Day and learning about its traditions.  Hope to see you there!

Have you ever noticed how announcements often start off with a question? And then a second question usually follows? Yeah, I did too. So, um. Yeah. Find out more at the next Philosophy Club, this Thursday after school, December 7, in D113!

Hey Girls!  What’s more fun than eating snacks and talking to a woman Environmental Engineer? Come to the Girls in STEM club meeting Thursday @ 2:45 in A115 to find out. Explore engineering and environmental issues with a female expert in the profession - and our snacks just might be better than Mr. Schaub’s. Contact Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions

Join the Environmental Club for a viewing of "Before The Flood" this Thursday at 2:45 in C202. Suggested donation is $5 at the door, and snacks and hot chocolate will be provided. Bringing your own reuse mug is encouraged. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Do you have a unique talent and enjoy performing? Then tryout for this year’s Variety Show. Acts of all kind are encouraged to tryout. Sign-up sheets are in the main office here and additional signups are by the media department at main outside the C106 door. Go to neuquamedia.org for more details.


December 4, 2017

 

Our next Best Buddies meeting is today in the main building cafeteria from 2:30-3:30.  Best Buddies members please join us for food, games and friendship,

The Hour of Code is coming. Don't just play on your phone, program it! Join over 100 million

students worldwide in trying one hour of code. The Business Department is hosting this year's Hour of Code on Tuesday December 5 from 2:30-3:30 in D208. No coding experience required! For more info see Ms. K, or go to neuquacodes.weebly.com.

There will be NOT be a  literary magazine meeting tomorrow.  We will meet again January 16. In the meantime, submit your stories, poems, college essays, and art to THEessence@ipsd.org. Check our website for additional info: NVHSessence.org

Calling all spoken word poetry fans! Do you write spoken word and want the chance to perform for a live audience? The Spoken Word Club is holding auditions for their Louder than a Bomb team on Wednesday December 6th at 3 pm  in room B127. Go to www.nvspokenword.org for more details.

There will be a meeting for all girls interested in trying out for soccer this spring on Thursday, December 7 at 2:30 in D225. If you cannot attend, contact Coach Moreau.

Confused on your claim? Weary on your warrant? Is your thesis lack luster or totally non-existent? Then Writing Bootcamp is here to whip your writing into shape! Tuesday- Friday this week from 7:00-7:15 in J207, bring your writing questions, comments, and concerns, and several of your English teachers will be there to help.


December 1, 2017

 

 Calling all spoken word poetry fans! Do you write spoken word and want the chance to perform for a live audience? The Spoken Word Club is holding auditions for their Louder than a Bomb team on Wednesday December 6th at 3 pm  in room B127. Go to nvspokenword.org for more details.

The Theatre Department is excited to present its 3rd production of the year “Steel Magnolias”.  Show dates are next week Dec. 7-8 with a 7:00pm start and Dec. 9 with a 3pm matinee and a 7pm show. You can buy tickets online at nvhstheatre.com.

 

UNICEF will be having a meeting today after school in room C204. Stop by to learn how you can do your part!

Our next Best Buddies meeting is Monday December 4th in the main building cafeteria from 2:30-3:30.  Best Buddies members please join us for food, games and friendship,

The Hour of Code is coming. Don't just play on your phone, program it! Join over 100 million

students worldwide in trying one hour of code. The Business Department is hosting this year's Hour of Code on Tuesday December 5 from 2:30-3:30 in D208. No coding experience required! For more info see Ms. K, or go to neuquacodes.weebly.com.

There will be NO literary magazine meeting on Tuesday.  We will meet again January 16. In the meantime, submit your stories, poems, college essays, and art to THEessence@ipsd.org. Check our website for additional info: NVHSessence.org  


November 30, 2017

 

The environmental club meets today  after school in C204-- help us beautify the school as we put plans into action for our school and community. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Sophomores:  Guidance Essentials is today for Mrs. Stanley's students, with last names Pe-Z and for any student who has not attended yet.  Go to the large forum room at the beginning of your lunch period.  Attendance is required!

Steppers club will meet today from 2:45-3:45 at BFC in H128 (Forum Room). All are welcomed to attend.

Fashion Club will meet today after school in the sewing room.  Hope to see you there!

Calling all spoken word poetry fans! Do you write spoken word and want the chance to perform for a live audience? The Spoken Word Club is holding auditions for their Louder than a Bomb team on Wednesday December 6th at 3 pm  in room B127. Go to nvspokenword.org for more details.

The Theatre Department is excited to present its 3rd production of the year “Steel Magnolias”.  Show dates are next week Dec. 7-8 with a 7:00pm start and Dec. 9 with a 3pm matinee and a 7pm show. You can buy tickets online at nvhstheatre.com.

International Club will meet today after school in B203. If you are interested in learning about different cultures you are welcome to join us.

Our next Best Buddies meeting is Monday December 4th in the main building cafeteria from 2:30-3:30.  Best Buddies members please join us for food, games and friendship,

The Hour of Code is coming. Don't just play on your phone, program it! Join over 100 million

students worldwide in trying one hour of code. The Business Department is hosting this year's Hour of Code on Tuesday December 5 from 2:30-3:30 in D208. No coding experience required! For more info see Ms. K, or go to neuquacodes.weebly.com

There will be no American Sign Language Club today. Our next meeting is on December 14th.

Freshman actors! Sign up to audition for the Freshman One-Acts on nvhstheatre.org.  Auditions will be held Wednesday and Thursday, November 29 & 30, in room J208. Plan to arrive at your audition 5 minutes early to fill out an audition sheet.  


November 29, 2017

 

The environmental club meets Thursday after school in C204-- help us beautify the school as we put plans into action for our school and community. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Sophomores:  Guidance Essentials is today for Mr. Mucha's students, with last names Hi-Pa.  Go to the large forum room at the beginning of your lunch period.  Attendance is required!  See you there.

Steppers club will meet Thursday 11/30 from 2:45-3:45 at BFC in H128 (Forum Room). All are welcomed to attend.

Fashion Club will meet this Thursday after school in the sewing room.  Hope to see you there!

Calling all spoken word poetry fans! Do you write spoken word and want the chance to perform for a live audience? The Spoken Word Club is holding auditions for their Louder than a Bomb team on Wednesday December 6th at 3 pm  in room B127. Go to nvspokenword.org for more details.

The Theatre Department is excited to present its 3rd production of the year “Steel Magnolias”.  Show dates are next week Dec. 7-8 with a 7:00pm start and Dec. 9 with a 3pm matinee and a 7pm show. You can buy tickets online at nvhstheatre.com.

International Club will meet this Thursday after school in B203. If you are interested in learning about different cultures you are welcome to join us.

Freshman actors! Sign up to audition for the Freshman One-Acts on nvhstheatre.org.  Auditions will be held Wednesday and Thursday, November 29 & 30, in room J208. Plan to arrive at your audition 5 minutes early to fill out an audition sheet.  



November 28, 2017

 

The environmental club meets Thursday after school in C204-- help us beautify the school as we put plans into action for our school and community. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Sophomores:  Guidance Essentials is today for Ms. Janes' students, with last names A-He.  Go to the large forum room at the beginning of your lunch period.  Attendance is required!

Steppers club will meet Thursday 11/30 from 2:45-3:45 at BFC in H128 (Forum Room). All are welcomed to attend.

Yoga Club will meet today after school in B209!  Hope to see you there!

GSA meets today, Tuesday, November 28. Be a part of the continuing equality discussion. We meet in B125 from 245-3:30. See Ms. Witt, Dr. Hobbs, or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Attention Freshman Actors! Looking for an opportunity to join Neuqua's theater community?  Come audition for the Freshman One Acts on November 29 and 30 in room J208, at 3:00pm.  Sign up for an audition at nvhstheatre.org or contact Mrs. Rossi for details.  


November 27, 2017

Attention all Sophomores!  Guidance Essentials is this week!  Meet in the large forum room at the beginning of your lunch period on your assigned day!  Remember attendance is required.

Attention freshman actors! Are you for another opportunity to get involved in Neuqua theatre?  Then audition for the Freshman One-Acts, a series of short plays entirely cast with freshman actors.  Auditions are November 29 and 30 in room J207.  Sign up for an audition on nvhstheatre.com, or contact Mrs. Rossi for more information.


November 21, 2017

Buenos Días! Have you heard about the new Disney-Pixar Día de los Muertos movie, COCO? Spanish club will be meeting at Showplace 16 on Sunday November 26 for the 1:15 show. Please see your Spanish teacher for a permission slip before break!  

Attention freshman actors! Are you for another opportunity to get involved in Neuqua theatre?  Then audition for the Freshman One-Acts, a series of short plays entirely cast with freshman actors.  Auditions are November 29 and 30 in room J207.  Sign up for an audition on nvhstheatre.com, or contact Mrs. Rossi for more information.


November 20, 2017

Buenos Días! Have you heard about the new Disney-Pixar Día de los Muertos movie, COCO? Spanish club will be meeting at Showplace 16 on Sunday November 26 for the 1:15 show. Please see your Spanish teacher for a permission slip before break!  


November 17, 2017

 UNICEF will be having a meeting today after school in Room C204! Come by to learn how you can do your part!

 

 Do you like henna? Do you like dancing and partying? Then come on down this Friday for Indian Student Association's Diwali Night! There will be food, dancing, and henna for whoever is interested. Everyone is welcome. Tickets are being sold for $5 until Friday before the event. Hope to see you there!

Buenos Días! Have you heard about the new Disney-Pixar Día de los Muertos movie, COCO? Spanish club will be meeting at Showplace 16 on Sunday November 26 for the 1:15 show. Please see your Spanish teacher for a permission slip before break!  


November 16, 2017

You can't take it with you? What's that even mean? I heard Schaub's buying fries for everyone in the audience. To find out if it's true, come see the play this Thursday, Friday, & Saturday @ 7pm on the Main Stage. Tickets on sale Wed.-Fri. in the Commons, at the door, or online at nvhstheatre.com You'll laugh, you'll cry, and you might get fries!

Guten Morgen!  German Club will meet todayt from 2:40 to 4:30 in A124 at Main.  We will be baking delicious German Apple Cake--a harvest time favorite!  Hope to see you there!

Guidance Essentials for JUNIORS take place next week   Be sure to attend !  

 

 INTERACT needs several more volunteers for Boy's Choice Event THIS THURSDAY, 18 more for Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving, 6 more for Wrestling Tournament on Dec.2. Scullen Tutoring is also starting again this week. It's never too late to join! See NVHSinteract.org for agenda and questions.

Want to work out? Join open lifting on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday at BFC from 2:30-4:00.  For more questions contact Coach Gonzo.

Are you interested in learning how to Step? Join the Steppers Club!!! The first meeting will be held Thursday, November 16th from 2:45-3:45 at the BFC in the Commons. Contact Ms. Block if there are any questions.

 

Akash Smith! Why were you here?! Why are any of us here! Yes! Perhaps he should have joined the club. Don't let this happen to you! Come to Philosophy Club this Thursday, November 16 in room D113!.

UNICEF will be having a meeting this Friday after school in Room C204! Come by to learn how you can do your part!

 

There will be a mandatory meeting for all students planning on going out for softball in the spring  today at 2:45pm in room C200. All freshman through seniors must attend. Contact Coach Chrencik with any questions.

Though Lit Mag does not meet again until November 30, the submission window is now open! Email or Google share poems, college essays, short stories, and photos of any artwork to THEessence@ipsd.org. Contact Ms. Schneider with questions.

 Interested in meeting a few Deaf people and learning about their lives?  ASL Club will meet at Waubonsie Valley High School at 3:00-4:00 on Thursday November 16th in the Choir Room, #121.  See you there!

Do you like henna? Do you like dancing and partying? Then come on down this Friday for Indian Student Association's Diwali Night! There will be food, dancing, and henna for whoever is interested. Everyone is welcome. Tickets are being sold for $5 until Friday before the event. Hope to see you there!

Buenos Días! Have you heard about the new Disney-Pixar Día de los Muertos movie, COCO? Spanish club will be meeting at Showplace 16 on Sunday November 26 for the 1:15 show. Please see your Spanish teacher for a permission slip before break!  

The 2nd round of Freshman Guidance Essentials will be held this week! They will be held during the first 20 minutes of your lunch period in the forum room. Bring your ID and attend on your assigned day. Attendance is taken and required.

Tues, Mrs. Fong's students (A-G)

Wed, Ms. Block's students (H-Pa)

Thurs, Mr. Stadt's students (Pe-Z)"


November 15, 2017

You can't take it with you? What's that even mean? I heard Schaub's buying fries for everyone in the audience. To find out if it's true, come see the play this Thursday, Friday, & Saturday @ 7pm on the Main Stage. Tickets on sale Wed.-Fri. in the Commons, at the door, or online at nvhstheatre.com You'll laugh, you'll cry, and you might get fries!

Guten Morgen!  German Club will meet on Thursday November 16th from 2:40 to 4:30 in A124 at Main.  We will be baking delicious German Apple Cake--a harvest time favorite!  Hope to see you there!

Guidance Essentials for JUNIORS takes place today and tomorrow. Be sure to attend on your assigned day!  

 

 INTERACT needs several more volunteers for Boy's Choice Event THIS THURSDAY, 18 more for Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving, 6 more for Wrestling Tournament on Dec.2. Scullen Tutoring is also starting again this week. It's never too late to join! See NVHSinteract.org for agenda and questions.

Want to work out? Join open lifting on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday at BFC from 2:30-4:00.  For more questions contact Coach Gonzo.

Are you interested in learning how to Step? Join the Steppers Club!!! The first meeting will be held Thursday, November 16th from 2:45-3:45 at the BFC in the Commons. Contact Ms. Block if there are any questions.

 

Akash Smith! Why were you here?! Why are any of us here! Yes! Perhaps he should have joined the club. Don't let this happen to you! Come to Philosophy Club this Thursday, November 16 in room D113!.

Attention, aspiring directors! Interviews for student directors for the Freshman One Acts will take place today and Monday, November 20, from 2:45 to 5:00pm in room B133.  Check your Remind texts for a signup sheet, or contact Mrs. Rossi to select an interview time.

There will be a mandatory meeting for all students planning on going out for softball in the spring this Thursday at 2:45pm in room C200. All freshman through seniors must attend. Contact Coach Chrencik with any questions.

Though Lit Mag does not meet again until November 30, the submission window is now open! Email or Google share poems, college essays, short stories, and photos of any artwork to THEessence@ipsd.org. Contact Ms. Schneider with questions.

 Interested in meeting a few Deaf people and learning about their lives?  ASL Club will meet at Waubonsie Valley High School at 3:00-4:00 on Thursday November 16th in the Choir Room, #121.  See you there!

The 2nd round of Freshman Guidance Essentials will be held this week! They will be held during the first 20 minutes of your lunch period in the forum room. Bring your ID and attend on your assigned day. Attendance is taken and required.

Tues, Mrs. Fong's students (A-G)

Wed, Ms. Block's students (H-Pa)

Thurs, Mr. Stadt's students (Pe-Z)"


November 14, 2017

You can't take it with you? What's that even mean? I heard Schaub's buying fries for everyone in the audience. To find out if it's true, come see the play this Thursday, Friday, & Saturday @ 7pm on the Main Stage. Tickets on sale Wed.-Fri. in the Commons, at the door, or online at nvhstheatre.com You'll laugh, you'll cry, and you might get fries!

 

 Guten Morgen!  German Club will meet on Thursday November 16th from 2:40 to 4:30 in A124 at Main.  We will be baking delicious German Apple Cake--a harvest time favorite!  Hope to see you there!

Guidance Essentials for JUNIORS Takes Place Tuesday November 14-Nov 16th. Be sure to attend on your assigned day!  

 

 INTERACT needs several more volunteers for Boy's Choice Event THIS THURSDAY, 18 more for Turkey Trot on Thanksgiving, 6 more for Wrestling Tournament on Dec.2. Scullen Tutoring is also starting again this week. It's never too late to join! See NVHSinteract.org for agenda and questions.

 Want to workout? join open lifting on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday at BFC from 2:30-4:00.  For more questions contact Coach Gonzo.

WINTER IS COMING! SKI CLUB If you would like to join ski club this year, attend a mandatory informational meeting tomorrow at  6:30 a.m. in the main campus auditorium. You will get packets and ski club information at the meeting. Check our website for additional info about the club

 

Attention Neuqua Novel Writers! The LMC is hosting another National Novel Writing Month after school write-in. Come to C112 today at 2:30pm for treats, word sprints, and some friendly word war competition. Just drop in, or see Mrs. Brambilla or Mr. Bodwell in the LMC to participate.

 

Attention, aspiring directors! Interviews for student directors for the Freshman One Acts will take place on Wednesday, November 15, and Monday, November 20, from 2:45 to 5:00pm in room B133.  Check your Remind texts for a signup sheet, or contact Mrs. Rossi to select an interview time.

There will be a mandatory meeting for all students planning on going out for softball in the spring this Thursday at 2:45pm in room C200. All freshman through seniors must attend. Contact Coach Chrencik with any questions.

Though Lit Mag does not meet again until November 30, the submission window is now open! Email or Google share poems, college essays, short stories, and photos of any artwork to THEessence@ipsd.org. Contact Ms. Schneider with questions.


November 10, 2017

 The Theatre Department is excited to present the fall production of “You Can’t Take it With You”.  Show dates are Nov. 16-18 with a 7:00pm start.  You can buy tickets online at nvhstheatre.com.

 

Your parents will be at parent teacher conferences on Thursday-- treat yourself to Chipotle while supporting the Environmental Club. Thursday, from 4-8, mention Neuqua Valley's Environmental Club, and 50% of the proceeds will come back to help beautify our school.

Guidance Essentials for JUNIORS Takes Place Tuesday November 14-Nov 16th. Be sure to attend on your assigned day!  

 

Attention all seniors! The last day to take your photo for the yearbook is Tuesday, November 14. Call Root Studio to make your appointment. Email Ms. Jakubas with questions.

The Neuqua MSA is having its annual dinner this Saturday November 11.  Tickets are $10 now and $15 at the door.  Please see Mrs. Sultan, Ms. Vaidya or an MSA board member to purchase tickets. Everyone is welcome.

WINTER IS COMING! SKI CLUB If you would like to join ski club this year, attend one of the 2 mandatory informational meetings either Tuesday. 11/14 at 6:30 a.m. in the BFC forum room, OR Wednesday 11/15 at  6:30 a.m. in the main campus auditorium. You will get packets and ski club information at the meeting. Check our website for additional info about the club

 

Attention Neuqua Novel Writers! The LMC is hosting another National Novel Writing Month after school write-in. Come to C112 on Tuesday, November 14th at 2:30pm for treats, word sprints, and some friendly word war competition. Just drop in, or see Mrs. Brambilla or Mr. Bodwell in the LMC to participate.

 

Attention, aspiring directors! Interviews for student directors for the Freshman One Acts will take place on Wednesday, November 15, and Monday, November 20, from 2:45 to 5:00pm in room B133.  Check your Remind texts for a signup sheet, or contact Mrs. Rossi to select an interview time.


November 9, 2017

Seniors - Herff Jones will be here today to take orders for your cap and gowns for graduation during all option periods. Please make sure to stop in the commons to place your orders for graduation.

 It’s National French Week! Here's today’s France travel tip. If you don't know any French, at least know how to say thank you and please. Merci beaucoup and S’il vous plaît (see-voo-play).  Tomorrow is the last day to enter the French meme contest via the splash page.  Bring your $2 for croissants and hot chocolate on Friday in the Rotunda at Main.

 

Your parents will be at parent teacher conferences on Thursday-- treat yourself to Chipotle while supporting the Environmental Club. Thursday, from 4-8, mention Neuqua Valley's Environmental Club, and 50% of the proceeds will come back to help beautify our school.

 Hey Girls!  What jobs pay more than $110k each year and let you apply your knowledge to help the planet and all living creatures? Come to the Girls in STEM club meeting Thursday @ 2:45 in room A115 to explore answers and have some snacks while you interact with other girls interested in STEM topics and careers. Contact Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions

 

Attention all seniors! The last day to take your photo for the yearbook is Tuesday, November 14. Call Root Studio to make your appointment. Email Ms. Jakubas with questions.

The Neuqua MSA is having its annual dinner this Saturday November 11.  Tickets are $10 now and $15 at the door.  Please see Mrs. Sultan, Ms. Vaidya or an MSA board member to purchase tickets. Everyone is welcome.

 WINTER IS COMING! SKI CLUB If you would like to join ski club this year, attend one of the 2 mandatory informational meetings either Tuesday. 11/14 at 6:30 a.m. in the BFC forum room, OR Wednesday 11/15 at  6:30 a.m. in the main campus auditorium. You will get packets and ski club information at the meeting. Check our website for additional info about the club

 

Seniors --Today is the  last day for Guidance Essentials.  Learn more about financial aid and scholarships at the start of your lunch period.

Intramural Basketball registration is now open.  Get your teams organized and head to the Intramural website to guarantee your spot in this years' league.  Contact Mr. Fitzgerald or Mr. Bathan if you have any questions.


November 8, 2017

Seniors - Herff Jones will be here today to take orders for your cap and gowns for graduation during all option periods. Please make sure to stop in the commons to place your orders for graduation.

 It’s National French Week! Ready for today’s travel tip? Ever planning on going to France? Here is a cultural tidbit you need to know. When going into stores, always say hello, thank you, and goodbye. Bonjour, merci, and au revoir.  Look for our croissant sale in the Rotunda at Main on Friday. $2

 

Your parents will be at parent teacher conferences on Thursday-- treat yourself to Chipotle while supporting the Environmental Club. Thursday, from 4-8, mention Neuqua Valley's Environmental Club, and 50% of the proceeds will come back to help beautify our school.

 Hey Girls!  What jobs pay more than $110k each year and let you apply your knowledge to help the planet and all living creatures? Come to the Girls in STEM club meeting Thursday @ 2:45 in room A115 to explore answers and have some snacks while you interact with other girls interested in STEM topics and careers. Contact Mr. Tegtmeyer with questions

 

Attention all seniors! The last day to take your photo for the yearbook is Tuesday, November 14. Call Root Studio to make your appointment. Email Ms. Jakubas with questions.

The Neuqua MSA is having its annual dinner this Saturday November 11.  Tickets are $10 now and $15 at the door.  Please see Mrs. Sultan, Ms. Vaidya or an MSA board member to purchase tickets. Everyone is welcome.

 WINTER IS COMING! SKI CLUB If you would like to join ski club this year, attend one of the 2 mandatory informational meetings either Tuesday. 11/14 at 6:30 a.m. in the BFC forum room, OR Wednesday 11/15 at  6:30 a.m. in the main campus auditorium. You will get packets and ski club information at the meeting. Check our website for additional info about the club

Seniors have Guidance Essentials this week -- please plan ahead to attend today or Thursday.

Intramural Basketball registration is now open.  Get your teams organized and head to the Intramural website to guarantee your spot in this years' league.  Contact Mr. Fitzgerald or Mr. Bathan if you have any questions.


November 7, 2017

Seniors - Herff Jones will be here tomorrow to take orders for your cap and gowns for graduation. Please make sure to stop in the commons to place your orders for graduation.

Buenos días! Don't forget, the informational meeting for summer travel to Spain is tonight at 6pm in room D119. Parents and students must attend. Email Ms. Tiffin with any questions

What?! The state of Illinois has over 20,000 open computing jobs, but only 1,700 computer science graduates to fill these spots. Come to Coding Club today at 2:30pm in D208 at main to learn more.  See Ms. K in the Business Department for more details.

Today is the last day to sign up for intramural volleyball. Go to NVHS instramurals.com to sign up.  Contact Mr.Bathan if you have any questions.  Games will start this week.  Captains meeting this Thursday.

 Lit Mag will meet today and again on the 28th. We will start rating, so please join us!  All are welcome, as we begin the rating process and start shaping this year's publication!  Now is the time to join! And Ms. Schneider might still have some Halloween candy left to share.

There will be Track and Field open gyms starting on Wednesday. The program will take place on Wednesday mornings at 5:30 am in the Main Building's Auxiliary Gym and will focus on the field events. See Mr. Kennedy with questions.

Your parents will be at parent teacher conferences on Thursday-- treat yourself to Chipotle while supporting the Environmental Club. Thursday, from 4-8, mention Neuqua Valley's Environmental Club, and 50% of the proceeds will come back to help beautify our school.

It’s National French Week! Ready for today’s travel tip? Ever planning on going to France? Here is a cultural tidbit you need to know. The metro can be difficult to navigate, but do not fret if you miss your train, another will be coming in 4 minutes. Don’t forget! The metro closes at midnight!

 

Attention all seniors! The last day to take your photo for the yearbook is Tuesday, November 14. Call Root Studio to make your appointment. Email Ms. Jakubas with questions.

 

Intramural Basketball registration is now open.  Get your teams organized and head to the Intramural website to guarantee your spot in this years' league.  Contact Mr. Fitzgerald or Mr. Bathan if you have any questions.

 

The Neuqua MSA is having its annual dinner this Saturday November 11.  Tickets are $10 now and $15 at the door.  Please see Mrs. Sultan, Ms. Vaidya or an MSA board member to purchase tickets. Everyone is welcome.

 WINTER IS COMING! SKI CLUB If you would like to join ski club this year, attend one of the 2 mandatory informational meetings either Tue. 11/14 6:30 a.m. in the BFC forum room, OR Wed. 11/15 6:30 a.m. in the main campus auditorium. You will get packets and ski club information at the meeting. Check our website for additional info about the club

Seniors will have Guidance Essentials this week -- please plan ahead to attend today, Wednesday, or Thursday.


November 6, 2017

It's National French Week! Stay tuned all week for travel tips.  Look on the Student Splash Page for our French Meme contest.  Don't miss our croissant and hot chocolate sale! Tuesday at BFC and Friday at Main - in the rotunda before school.  $2 for a French breakfast. Bon Appétit!  "Here’s today’s travel tip: Going to France? Here's a cultural tidbit. When eating in a restaurant or cafe, you have to ask for the check when you are ready, unlike in the U.S. where servers bring it to you when they think they should. Check out the student splash page for details about our French meme contest!"

 Buenos días! Don't forget, the informational meeting for summer travel to Spain is tomorrow night at 6pm in room D119. Parents and students must attend. Email Ms. Tiffin with any questions

What?! The state of Illinois has over 20,000 open computing jobs, but only 1,700 computer science graduates to fill these spots. Come to Coding Club Tuesday November 7th at 2:30pm in D208 at main to learn more.  See Ms. K in the Business Department for more details.

Join us for our next Best Buddies meeting today from 2:30-3:30pm in the main building cafeteria.  Join us for friendship and fun!

 Lit Mag will meet on Tuesday, November 7th and again on the 28th. We will start rating, so please join us!  All are welcome, as we begin the rating process and start shaping this year's publication!  Now is the time to join! And Ms. Schneider might still have some Halloween candy left to share.

Student Council is holding a Winter Accessory Drive and will be collecting donations through today. Donate new or gently used coats, hats, gloves, scarves, or snow pants and receive a raffle ticket for each item you donate in order to win raffle prizes. Donations can be dropped off in the rotunda before school.

Are you interested in Urban Arts such as hip-hop/break dancing, spoken word or rap, mural art, and urban/cultural music? Join the Urban Arts Club!!! The first meeting will be held Monday, November 6th from 2:45-3:45 in the Forum Room C200 at Main. Contact Ms. Block if there are any questions.

There will be Track and Field open gyms starting on Wednesday. The program will take place on Wednesday mornings at 5:30 am in the Main Building's Auxiliary Gym and will focus on the field events. See Mr. Kennedy with questions.

November is National Novel Writing Month and TODAY at 2:30pm in the LMC at Main any interested students can participate in an after school word sprint write-in. Just show up, or see Mrs. Brambilla or Mr. Bodwell in the LMC for more information.

Congratulations to divers Cloe Pace and Samantha Carlson on their highly impressive first and second place finish at the Palatine Dive Invite this weekend.  The girls also combined to win the team competition.  Up next is the IHSA Sectional meet this weekend held at Neuqua.   


November 3, 2017

Attention Seniors - Pick up your graduation cap and gown packet at the end of your English class today. Herff Jones will be here Wednesday, November 8th during all lunch periods in the commons to accept your orders. Please don’t forget to pick up your cap and gown package today as you leave your English class.

Neuqua Valley is offering the ASVAB on November 13 for sophomore, junior, and senior students. Permission forms are available in the Class House and due today..

The MSA is having its annual dinner on November 11.  Tickets are $10 presale or $15 at the door.  See a board member or come to a meeting to purchase a ticket. Tickets are on sale now until November 10. 

 

This year's PTSA Reflections is now in full swing!  Official entry forms are available in the College & Career Center or the Main Office.  The deadline for entries is today.  Entries can be submitted to the main office of each campus.  This year's theme is Within Reach.

 There will be a Speed and Conditioning program that starts on Monday. The program will focus on speed and strength development and will meet on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:45 outside of the locker rooms. This program is free and is open to all students. See Mr. Kennedy with questions.

 

What?! The state of Illinois has over 20,000 open computing jobs, but only 1,700 computer science graduates to fill these spots. Come to Coding Club Tuesday November 7th at 2:30pm in D208 at main to learn more.  See Ms. K in the Business Department for more details.

Join us for our next Best Buddies meeting this Monday, November 6 from 2:30-3:30pm in the main building cafeteria.  Join us for friendship and fun!

 Lit Mag will meet on Tuesday, November 7th and again on the 28th. We will start rating, so please join us!  All are welcome, as we begin the rating process and start shaping this year's publication!  Now is the time to join! And Ms. Schneider might still have some Halloween candy left to share.

Interact meets again Monday, November 6, and we have many events for you to join! Help with Santa House, Barnes and Noble gift wrapping, Girl Scout Workshops, and more! See you Monday, 6:45 am in C202! NVHSinteract.org for details. See Ms. Schneider with questions.

November is National Novel Writing Month! On Monday, November 6th at 2:30pm in C118, the LMC will host a Word Sprint Write-In for all interested students. All you need is your Chromebook and a shiny new novel idea. Just show up, or see Mrs. Brambilla or Mr. Bodwell in the LMC for more information.

 

Student Council is holding a Winter Accessory Drive and will be collecting donations through Monday, November 6th. Donate new or gently used coats, hats, gloves, scarves, or snow pants and receive a raffle ticket for each item you donate in order to win raffle prizes. Donations can be dropped off in the rotunda before school.

November is National Novel Writing Month! On Monday, November 6th at 2:30pm in C118, the LMC will host a Word Sprint Write-In for all interested students. All you need is your Chromebook and a shiny new novel idea. Just show up, or see Mrs. Brambilla or Mr. Bodwell in the LMC for more information. 

Are you interested in Urban Arts such as hip-hop/break dancing, spoken word or rap, mural art, and urban/cultural music? Join the Urban Arts Club!!! The first meeting will be held Monday, November 6th from 2:45-3:45 in the Forum Room C200 at Main. Contact Ms. Block if there are any questions.


November 2, 2017

Attention Seniors - Pick up your graduation cap and gown packet at the end of your English class today. Herff Jones will be here Wednesday, November 8th during all lunch periods in the commons to accept your orders. Please don’t forget to pick up your cap and gown package today as you leave your English class.

Neuqua Valley is offering the ASVAB on November 13 for sophomore, junior, and senior students. Permission forms are available in the Class House and due by November 3.

 ¡¿Te interesa viajar a España?! Would you like to travel this summer to have some tapas, tour Real Madrid's stadium and experience the rich culture of Spain? There will be an informational meeting next Tuesday, November 7 at 6pm in room D119. Parents and students must attend. Email Ms. Tiffin with any questions.

 

This year's PTSA Reflections is now in full swing!  Official entry forms are available in the College & Career Center or the Main Office.  The deadline for entries is November 3rd.  Entries can be submitted to the main office of each campus.  This year's theme is Within Reach.

 There will be a Speed and Conditioning program that starts on Monday. The program will focus on speed and strength development and will meet on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:45 outside of the locker rooms. This program is free and is open to all students. See Mr. Kennedy with questions.

Environmental Club meets today from 2:30-3:30 in C204. Go Neuqua, go green! See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Join us for our next Best Buddies meeting this Monday, November 6 from 2:30-3:30pm in the main building cafeteria.  Join us for friendship and fun!

 Lit Mag will meet on Tuesday, November 7th and again on the 28th. We will start rating, so please join us!  All are welcome, as we begin the rating process and start shaping this year's publication!  Now is the time to join! And Ms. Schneider might still have some Halloween candy left to share.

Interact meets again Monday, November 6, and we have many events for you to join! Help with Santa House, Barnes and Noble gift wrapping, Girl Scout Workshops, and more! See you Monday, 6:45 am in C202! NVHSinteract.org for details. See Ms. Schneider with questions.

International Club will meet this Thursday after school in B203.  We will connect and celebrate different cultures with music, games and treats from Latin America.  Everyone is welcome!

Student Council is holding a Winter Accessory Drive and will be collecting donations through Monday, November 6th. Donate new or gently used coats, hats, gloves, scarves, or snow pants and receive a raffle ticket for each item you donate in order to win raffle prizes. Donations can be dropped off in the rotunda before school.

November is National Novel Writing Month! On Monday, November 6th at 2:30pm in C118, the LMC will host a Word Sprint Write-In for all interested students. All you need is your Chromebook and a shiny new novel idea. Just show up, or see Mrs. Brambilla or Mr. Bodwell in the LMC for more information. 

Do you want to get into shape for Spring Sports? Meet Coach Morgan in the BFC fitness room for conditioning at 2:45 on Thursdays!

Do you love writing and sharing your poetry?  Spoken Word Club is a community of poets who want to work on generating and improving their poems together. You just need a pen, paper, and your ideas. Come to our meeting 2:45-3:30 pm today in room B127 at the main building to check us out.

 

ASL Club is meeting today!  Come, bring a snack to share.  2:30-3:30 in D107.

Are you interested in Urban Arts such as hip-hop/break dancing, spoken word or rap, mural art, and urban/cultural music? Join the Urban Arts Club!!! The first meeting will be held Monday, November 6th from 2:45-3:45 in the Forum Room C200 at Main. Contact Ms. Block if there are any questions.


November 1, 2017

Attention Seniors - Pick up your graduation cap and gown packet at the end of your English class today. Herff Jones will be here Wednesday, November 8th during all lunch periods in the commons to accept your orders. Please don’t forget to pick up your cap and gown package today as you leave your English class.

Neuqua Valley is offering the ASVAB on November 13 for sophomore, junior, and senior students. Permission forms are available in the Class House and due by November 3.

Seniors! The yearbook staff wants your photo in the yearbook! Contact and take your senior portrait with Root Studio- all included portraits must be taken by Tuesday, November 14.

The MSA is having its annual dinner on November 11.  Tickets are $10 presale or $15 at the door.  See a board member or come to a meeting to purchase a ticket. Tickets are on sale now until November 10.

 Environmental Club meets this Thursday from 2:30-3:30 in C204. Go Neuqua, go green! See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

¡¿Te interesa viajar a España?! Would you like to travel this summer to have some tapas, tour Real Madrid's stadium and experience the rich culture of Spain? There will be an informational meeting next Tuesday, November 7 at 6pm in room D119. Parents and students must attend. Email Ms. Tiffin with any questions.

 

This year's PTSA Reflections is now in full swing!  Official entry forms are available in the College & Career Center or the Main Office.  The deadline for entries is November 3rd.  Entries can be submitted to the main office of each campus.  This year's theme is Within Reach.

 There will be a Speed and Conditioning program that starts on Monday. The program will focus on speed and strength development and will meet on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:45 outside of the locker rooms. This program is free and is open to all students. See Mr. Kennedy with questions.

 

Lit Mag will meet on Tuesday, November 7th and again on the 28th. We will start rating, so please join us!  All are welcome, as we begin the rating process and start shaping this year's publication!  Now is the time to join! And Ms. Schneider might still have some Halloween candy left to share.

Interact meets again Monday, November 6, and we have many events for you to join! Help with Santa House, Barnes and Noble gift wrapping, Girl Scout Workshops, and more! See you Monday, 6:45 am in C202! NVHSinteract.org for details. See Ms. Schneider with questions.

International Club will meet this Thursday after school in B203.  We will connect and celebrate different cultures with music, games and treats from Latin America.  Everyone is welcome!

Student Council is holding a Winter Accessory Drive and will be collecting donations through Monday, November 6th. Donate new or gently used coats, hats, gloves, scarves, or snow pants and receive a raffle ticket for each item you donate in order to win raffle prizes. Donations can be dropped off in the rotunda before school.

November is National Novel Writing Month! On Monday, November 6th at 2:30pm in C118, the LMC will host a Word Sprint Write-In for all interested students. All you need is your Chromebook and a shiny new novel idea. Just show up, or see Mrs. Brambilla or Mr. Bodwell in the LMC for more information. 

Do you want to get into shape for Spring Sports? Meet Coach Morgan in the BFC fitness room for conditioning at 2:45 on Thursdays!


October 31, 2017

 

Neuqua Valley is offering the ASVAB on November 13 for sophomore, junior, and senior students. Permission forms are available in the Class House and due by November 3.

Seniors! The yearbook staff wants your photo in the yearbook! Contact and take your senior portrait with Root Studio- all included portraits must be taken by Tuesday, November 14.

There will be a mandatory meeting for all students planning on going out for baseball in the spring tomorrow at 6:30am in room C202. All freshman through seniors must attend.

 Environmental Club meets this Thursday from 2:30-3:30 in C204. Go Neuqua, go green! See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

¡¿Te interesa viajar a España?! Would you like to travel this summer to have some tapas, tour Real Madrid's stadium and experience the rich culture of Spain? There will be an informational meeting next Tuesday, November 7 at 6pm in room D119. Parents and students must attend. Email Ms. Tiffin with any questions.

 

This year's PTSA Reflections is now in full swing!  Official entry forms are available in the College & Career Center or the Main Office.  The deadline for entries is November 3rd.  Entries can be submitted to the main office of each campus.  This year's theme is Within Reach.

¡¿Te interesa viajar a España?! Would you like to travel this summer to have some tapas, tour Real Madrid's stadium and experience the rich culture of Spain? There will be an informational meeting next Tuesday, November 7 at 6pm in room D119. Parents and students must attend. Email Ms. Tiffin with any questions.

 

There will be a baseball meeting tomorrow at 6:30 am in C202 at the main building for those freshman who are interested in trying out for baseball in the spring.

There will be a Speed and Conditioning program that starts on Monday. The program will focus on speed and strength development and will meet on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:45 outside of the locker rooms. This program is free and is open to all students. See Mr. Kennedy with questions.

Environmental Club meets this Thursday from 2:30-3:30 in C204. Go Neuqua, go green! See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.


October 30, 2017

 

Neuqua Valley is offering the ASVAB on November 13 for sophomore, junior, and senior students. Permission forms are available in the Class House and due by November 3.

Seniors! The yearbook staff wants your photo in the yearbook! Contact and take your senior portrait with Root Studio- all included portraits must be taken by Tuesday, November 14.

There will be a mandatory meeting for all students planning on going out for baseball in the spring Wednesday November 1st at 6:30am in room C202. All freshman through seniors must attend.

Multicultural Show auditions are next week, November 1st and 2nd in the auditorium lobby.  Sign up on the drama board across from B100. If those dates don't work for you, email Mrs. Van Milligen to schedule a different date.

PTSA will be selling Halloween donuts for $1 before school on Tuesday, October 31st. Stop in the Rotunda before class to buy a donut

This year's PTSA Reflections is now in full swing!  Official entry forms are available in the College & Career Center or the Main Office.  The deadline for entries is November 3rd.  Entries can be submitted to the main office of each campus.  This year's theme is Within Reach.

Attention Wrestlers or anyone interested in wrestling please attend an information meeting Wednesday, November 1st at 7:00 AM in the small forum room C-200. Looking forward to seeing everyone there. Bring your Chromebook. Questions see Coach Mucha.

 

The MSA is having its annual dinner on November 11.  Tickets are $10 presale or $15 at the door.  See a board member or come to a meeting to purchase a ticket. Tickets are on sale now until November 10.

 

PTSA will be selling Halloween donuts for $1 before school on Tuesday, October 31st. Stop in the Rotunda before class to buy a donut.

There will be a baseball meeting on Wednesday November first at 6:30 am in C202 at the main building for those freshman who are interested in trying out for baseball in the spring.


October 27, 2017

 

Neuqua Valley is offering the ASVAB on November 13 for sophomore, junior, and senior students. Permission forms are available in the Class House and due by November 3.

Join INTERACT! It’s fun and that's a FACT! We meet Monday mornings at 6:45 in the large forum room. We have many upcoming events including Halloween happenings, Peterson Monster Bash, blanket making, and more! Never too late to join! Join our remind: (text @nvint to 81010) or contact Ms Schneider with ?s.

Seniors! The yearbook staff wants your photo in the yearbook! Contact and take your senior portrait with Root Studio- all included portraits must be taken by Tuesday, November 14.

There will be a mandatory meeting for all students planning on going out for baseball in the spring Wednesday November 1st at 6:30am in room C202. All freshman through seniors must attend.

Multicultural Show auditions are next week, November 1st and 2nd in the auditorium lobby.  Sign up on the drama board across from B100. If those dates don't work for you, email Mrs. Van Milligen to schedule a different date.

PTSA will be selling Halloween donuts for $1 before school on Tuesday, October 31st. Stop in the Rotunda before class to buy a donut

This year's PTSA Reflections is now in full swing!  Official entry forms are available in the College & Career Center or the Main Office.  The deadline for entries is November 3rd.  Entries can be submitted to the main office of each campus.  This year's theme is Within Reach.

Intramural volleyball is back!  Who will be the Neuqua Valley Intramural Volleyball Champ this year.  Get a co-ed team together and sign up at NVHS intramurals.com Contact Mr.Bathan if you have any questions.

Even with Phantom of the Opera auditions a few months away, auditions will creep up on you!  On Nov. 8th, musical co-vocal director, Mr. Boyer, will be running an audition workshop with Mr. Pontarelli. Tomorrow is the last day to sign up.  Go to nvhstheatre.com to register.

PTSA will be selling Halloween donuts for $1 before school on Tuesday, October 31st. Stop in the Rotunda before class to buy a donut.

There will be a baseball meeting on Wednesday November first at 6:30 am in C202 at the main building for those freshman who are interested in trying out for baseball in the spring.


October 26, 2017

 

 All Juniors and Seniors:  Do you have questions on paying for college and the Financial Aid process?  Attend Financial Aid Night and hear from an expert tonight at 7:00 PM in the Auditorium.

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to play Frisbee Golf today after school. We will be meeting in the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:00 pm. This is open to ANY student looking to get outside and enjoy the fall weather!  If you have any questions, please email Mr. Mertz.

Neuqua Valley is offering the ASVAB on November 13 for sophomore, junior, and senior students. Permission forms are available in the Class House and due by November 3.

Join INTERACT! It’s fun and that's a FACT! We meet Monday mornings at 6:45 in the large forum room. We have many upcoming events including Halloween happenings, Peterson Monster Bash, blanket making, and more! Never too late to join! Join our remind: (text @nvint to 81010) or contact Ms Schneider with ?s.

Seniors! The yearbook staff wants your photo in the yearbook! Contact and take your senior portrait with Root Studio- all included portraits must be taken by Tuesday, November 14.  

Yo Yo  Neuqua Valley! Want to wear your favorite ball cap and not be asked to take it off? Well then Friday is your lucky day! Buy a sticker for 1 dollar from Star Raiders on Thursday and wear your cap  on Friday. You must wear the sticker to wear your cap!!! No Exceptions!!  

 

Want to get in shape for Spring Sports? Join Coach Morgan on Thursdays after school at the BFC Fitness Room from 2:45-3:30 for Group Conditioning.

There will be a mandatory meeting for all students planning on going out for baseball in the spring Wednesday November 1st at 6:30am in room C202. All freshman through seniors must attend.

Multicultural Show auditions are next week, November 1st and 2nd in the auditorium lobby.  Sign up on the drama board across from B100. If those dates don't work for you, email Mrs. Van Milligen to schedule a different date.

Listen up! If you have an IEP or a 504 plan, the Options Fair College Fair is for you. This event is hosted at Hinsdale South High School on Thursday, October 26th starting at 6:15 p.m. For more information, please see your case manager or guidance counselor.

Do you have an interest in protecting the diversity of our school?  What about planning school assemblies?  Then come to the first 24/7 Promoting Tolerance meeting this Friday in the LMC at 6:45am.  

Fashion Club will meet today after school in the Sewing Room at 2:45.  Join us for some great pointers on "thrifting".  Hope to see you all there!

This year's PTSA Reflections is now in full swing!  Official entry forms are available in the College & Career Center or the Main Office.  The deadline for entries is November 3rd.  Entries can be submitted to the main office of each campus.  This year's theme is Within Reach.

Intramural volleyball is back!  Who will be the Neuqua Valley Intramural Volleyball Champ this year.  Get a co-ed team together and sign up at NVHS intramurals.com Contact Mr.Bathan if you have any questions.

Even with Phantom of the Opera auditions a few months away, auditions will creep up on you!  On Nov. 8th, musical co-vocal director, Mr. Boyer, will be running an audition workshop with Mr. Pontarelli. Tomorrow is the last day to sign up.  Go to nvhstheatre.com to register.

PTSA will be selling Halloween donuts for $1 before school on Tuesday, October 31st. Stop in the Rotunda before class to buy a donut.


October 25, 2017

 

Even with Phantom of the Opera auditions a few months away, auditions will creep up on you!  On Nov. 8th, musical co-vocal director, Mr. Boyer, will be running an audition workshop with Mr. Pontarelli. Attendees will learn to sing with authenticity and intention, while leaving a lasting impression. Go to nvhstheatre.com to register.

Attention aspiring directors! If you're a junior or senior and you'd like to direct one of the Freshman One-Acts, please attend an informational meeting on at 3:15 on Wednesday, October 25, in Room B133.  Please contact Mrs. Rossi with questions.    

All Juniors and Seniors:  Do you have questions on paying for college and the Financial Aid process?  Attend Financial Aid Night and hear from an expert this Thursday, Oct. 26th at 7:00 PM in the Auditorium.

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to play Frisbee Golf on Thursday, October 26th after school. We will be meeting in the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:00 pm. This is open to ANY student looking to get outside and enjoy the fall weather!  If you have any questions, please email Mr. Mertz.

Neuqua Valley is offering the ASVAB on November 13 for sophomore, junior, and senior students. Permission forms are available in the Class House and due by November 3.

Join INTERACT! It’s fun and that's a FACT! We meet Monday mornings at 6:45 in the large forum room. We have many upcoming events including Halloween happenings, Peterson Monster Bash, blanket making, and more! Never too late to join! Join our remind: (text @nvint to 81010) or contact Ms Schneider with ?s.

Seniors! The yearbook staff wants your photo in the yearbook! Contact and take your senior portrait with Root Studio- all included portraits must be taken by Tuesday, November 14.  

Yo Yo  Neuqua Valley! Want to wear your favorite ball cap and not be asked to take it off? Well then Friday is your lucky day! Buy a sticker for 1 dollar from Star Raiders on Thursday and wear your cap  on Friday. You must wear the sticker to wear your cap!!! No Exceptions!!  

 

Want to get in shape for Spring Sports? Join Coach Morgan on Thursdays after school at the BFC Fitness Room from 2:45-3:30 for Group Conditioning.

There will be a mandatory meeting for all students planning on going out for baseball in the spring Wednesday November 1st at 6:30am in room C202. All freshman through seniors must attend.

Multicultural Show auditions are next week, November 1st and 2nd in the auditorium lobby.  Sign up on the drama board across from B100. If those dates don't work for you, email Mrs. Van Milligen to schedule a different date.

Listen up! If you have an IEP or a 504 plan, the Options Fair College Fair is for you. This event is hosted at Hinsdale South High School on Thursday, October 26th starting at 6:15 p.m. For more information, please see your case manager or guidance counselor.

This year's PTSA Reflections is now in full swing!  Official entry forms are available in the College & Career Center or the Main Office.  The deadline for entries is November 3rd.  Entries can be submitted to the main office of each campus.  This year's theme is Within Reach.

 


October 24, 2017

 

All Freshmen wrestlers or anyone interested in wrestling - plan to attend our information meeting: tomorrow at 7:00 AM in the large forum room at BFC. Wrestling is the best training for body & mind available, in the world. Questions, see coach Mucha or coach Michals at BFC.

 

 Even with Phantom of the Opera auditions a few months away, auditions will creep up on you!  On Nov. 8th, musical co-vocal director, Mr. Boyer, will be running an audition workshop with Mr. Pontarelli. Attendees will learn to sing with authenticity and intention, while leaving a lasting impression. Go to nvhstheatre.com to register.

Enjoy theater, but have no interest in becoming an actor? Join costume crew!  Find Ms. Sparkman near the Black Box today after school for more details.

All Juniors and Seniors:  Do you have questions on paying for college and the Financial Aid process?  Attend Financial Aid Night and hear from an expert this Thursday, Oct. 26th at 7:00 PM in the Auditorium.

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to play Frisbee Golf on Thursday, October 26th after school. We will be meeting in the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:00 pm. This is open to ANY student looking to get outside and enjoy the fall weather!  If you have any questions, please email Mr. Mertz.

Neuqua Valley is offering the ASVAB on November 13 for sophomore, junior, and senior students. Permission forms are available in the Class House and due by November 3.

Join INTERACT! It’s fun and that's a FACT! We meet Monday mornings at 6:45 in the large forum room. We have many upcoming events including Halloween happenings, Peterson Monster Bash, blanket making, and more! Never too late to join! Join our remind: (text @nvint to 81010) or contact Ms Schneider with ?s.

Are you enjoying your Tuesday? Are you happy with where you are? Or Perhaps you would like a Piece of Paradise? You have an opportunity to be  transported to the magical land of the Galapagos Islands. Want to learn more? Contact Miss Valente asap.

Yo Yo  Neuqua Valley! Want to wear your favorite ball cap and not be asked to take it off? Well then Friday is your lucky day! Buy a sticker for 1 dollar from Star Raiders on Thursday and wear your cap  on Friday. You must wear the sticker to wear your cap!!! No Exceptions!!  

GSA meets today, Tuesday, October 24 in B125 at 2:45. See Ms. Witt or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

This year's PTSA Reflections is now in full swing!  Official entry forms are available in the College & Career Center or the Main Office.  The deadline for entries is November 3rd.  Entries can be submitted to the main office of each campus.  This year's theme is Within Reach.

Multicultural Show auditions are next week, November 1st and 2nd in the auditorium lobby.  Sign up on the drama board across from B100. If those dates don't work for you, email Mrs. Van Milligen to schedule a different date.

Attention aspiring directors! If you're a junior or senior and you'd like to direct one of the Freshman One-Acts, please attend an informational meeting on at 3:15 on Wednesday, October 25, in Room B133.  Please contact Mrs. Rossi with questions.  

 


October 23, 2017

 

 

 

 

All Freshmen wrestlers or anyone interested in wrestling - plan to attend our information meeting: Wednesday, October 25th at 7:00 AM in the large forum room at BFC. Wrestling is the best training for body & mind available, in the world. Questions, see coach Mucha or coach Michals at BFC.

 

 Even with Phantom of the Opera auditions a few months away, auditions will creep up on you!  On Nov. 8th, musical co-vocal director, Mr. Boyer, will be running an audition workshop with Mr. Pontarelli. Attendees will learn to sing with authenticity and intention, while leaving a lasting impression. Go to nvhstheatre.com to register.

Enjoy theater, but have no interest in becoming an actor? Join costume crew!  Find Ms. Sparkman near the Black Box on Tuesday after school for more details.

All Juniors and Seniors:  Do you have questions on paying for college and the Financial Aid process?  Attend Financial Aid Night and hear from an expert this Thursday, Oct. 26th at 7:00 PM in the Auditorium.

Got the Monday blues? Do you wish you were somewhere else this Monday morning?  Would you like to be on the Galapagos Islands maybe? Well, you could be this summer. Or Maybe you don't like to see cool wildlife or spend time on beaches.There are still spots available on the Ecuador/Galapagos Islands trip! Contact Miss Valente for details. 


 

October 20, 2017

 

 

Come out for the tailgate at 5:15 for the last regular season football game! Make sure to wear camo.

 

All Freshmen wrestlers or anyone interested in wrestling - plan to attend our information meeting: Wednesday, October 25th at 7:00 AM in the large forum room at BFC. Wrestling is the best training for body & mind available, in the world. Questions, see coach Mucha or coach Michals at BFC.

 

 Even with Phantom of the Opera auditions a few months away, auditions will creep up on you!  On Nov. 8th, musical co-vocal director, Mr. Boyer, will be running an audition workshop with Mr. Pontarelli. Attendees will learn to sing with authenticity and intention, while leaving a lasting impression. Go to nvhstheatre.com to register.

Enjoy theater, but have no interest in becoming an actor? Join costume crew!  Find Ms. Sparkman by the Black Box on Tuesday after school for more details.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

October 19, 2017

 

 Mark your calendars! Environment Club meets again today in C204 at 2:30. Check out NVeco.org for this year's calendar and newsletter. AND text @NVeco to 81010 to join our Remind. GO GREEN!

 Are you interested in helping children in need? Come to UNICEF's next meeting tomorrow after school in room C204 to learn how you can do your part!

 

 Wow! Computing occupations are among the highest-paying jobs, yet fewer than 3% of college students graduate with a degree in computer science. Want to learn more? Come to Coding Club today in D208 at 2:30 p.m. and bring a friend. All skill levels welcome!

All Freshmen wrestlers or anyone interested in wrestling - plan to attend our information meeting: Wednesday, October 25th at 7:00 AM in the large forum room at BFC. Wrestling is the best training for body & mind available, in the world. Questions, see coach Mucha or coach Michals at BFC.

 

Every night in the US about 600,000 people live on the streets and need simple things, like socks, to help them through the night. French Honor Society wants your help to meet this need. For the month of Socktober, look for a collection bin in the rotunda where you can donate new pairs of socks. Help us reach our goal of 200 pairs of new socks!

 

Calling all dancers! NV has started its own chapter of the National Honor Society for Dance Arts! Are you interested in being inducted? Come to an informational meeting before school at 7am in the dance studio THIS FRIDAY! Contact Miss Fandrey with questions.

Start preparing your act for this year's Multicultural Show.  Auditions will take place November 1st and 2nd in the Auditorium lobby.  Sign up for a time slot on the drama board across from B100 at Main.

Attention Sophomores and Juniors: TCD Explore Day Field Trip is Thursday, November 2. Pick up permission forms in your Class House if interested. Forms are due October 24.

 Environmental Club is meeting today in C204 from 2:30-3:30. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

 The ASL Club will be meeting ASL Clubs from other schools (Metea and Waubonsie) today at Portillo's on Route 59 at 3:00 PM.  Come!

German Club will meet today in room A124 at the Main Building from 2:40 to 4:15.  We will be baking Octoberfest pretzels!  Hope to see you there!

Alright, so, I'm not going to lie, I am seriously running out of things to say for these Philosophy Club announcements. Thankfully, I am extremely open to suggestions! Philosophy Club will be this Thursday, October 19, in D113. Next time's announcements will be better, I promise.

Wildcat International Club is meeting today after school in B203. There will be music, snacks and games. Anyone interested in connecting with people from different cultures is welcome.

Buenos días! Spanish club will meet today after school in D119 to decorate the window display for Día de los Muertos. Hope to see you there!

Come out for the tailgate at 5:15 for the last regular season football game! Make sure to wear camo.


October 18, 2017

 

 The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to mountain bike today at 3:15 and biking until 4:30.  This event is open to ALL Neuqua students.  We will be meeting at the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:15. All students MUST provide their own bike and a helmet. See or email Mr. Mertz with questions. 

 

Mark your calendars! Environment Club meets again on October 19, in C204 at 2:30. Check out NVeco.org for this year's calendar and newsletter. AND text @NVeco to 81010 to join our Remind. GO GREEN!

Are you interested in tech or acting for this year's Winter Black Box Play, Steel Magnolias? Auditions and tech interviews are today after school in B133 at 2:45. See nvhstheatre.com or Miss Morgan for more information!

 Wow! Computing occupations are among the highest-paying jobs, yet fewer than 3% of college students graduate with a degree in computer science. Want to learn more? Come to Coding Club today in D208 at 2:30 p.m. and bring a friend. All skill levels welcome!

 

There will be a mandatory informational meeting for anyone interested in joining the girls gymnastics team this year. The meeting will be today at 6:00 pm in the commons in the main building.

Every night in the US about 600,000 people live on the streets and need simple things, like socks, to help them through the night. French Honor Society wants your help to meet this need. For the month of Socktober, look for a collection bin in the rotunda where you can donate new pairs of socks. Help us reach our goal of 200 pairs of new socks!

 

Calling all dancers! NV has started it's own chapter of the National Honor Society for Dance Arts! Are you interested in being inducted? Come to an informational meeting before school at 7am in the dance studio THIS FRIDAY! Contact Miss Fandrey with questions.

Start preparing your act for this year's Multicultural Show.  Auditions will take place November 1st and 2nd in the Auditorium lobby.  Sign up for a time slot on the drama board across from B100 at Main.

Attention Sophomores and Juniors: TCD Explore Day Field Trip is Thursday, November 2. Pick up permission forms in your Class House if interested. Forms are due October 24.

 Environmental Club is meeting Thursday in C204 from 2:30-3:30. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

 

 

 

The ASL Club will be meeting ASL Clubs from other schools (Metea and Waubonsie) on Thursday October 19th at Portillo's on Route 59 at 3:00 PM.  Come!

German Club will meet today in room A124 at the Main Building from 2:40 to 4:15.  We will be baking Octoberfest pretzels!  Hope to see you there!

Alright, so, I'm not going to lie, I am seriously running out of things to say for these Philosophy Club announcements. Thankfully, I am extremely open to suggestions! Philosophy Club will be this Thursday, October 19, in D113. Next time's announcements will be better, I promise.

Wildcat International Club is meeting Thursday, 10/19 after school in B203. There will be music, snacks and games. Anyone interested in connecting with people from different cultures is welcome.


  October 17, 2017

 

 The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to mountain bike today at 3:15 and biking until 4:30.  This event is open to ALL Neuqua students.  We will be meeting at the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:15. All students MUST provide their own bike and a helmet. See or email Mr. Mertz with questions. 

 

Mark your calendars! Environment Club meets again on October 19, in C204 at 2:30. Check out NVeco.org for this year's calendar and newsletter. AND text @NVeco to 81010 to join our Remind. GO GREEN!

 

 Wow! Computing occupations are among the highest-paying jobs, yet fewer than 3% of college students graduate with a degree in computer science. Want to learn more? Come to Coding Club today in D208 at 2:30 p.m. and bring a friend. All skill levels welcome!

 

There will be a mandatory informational meeting for anyone interested in joining the girls gymnastics team this year. The meeting will be today at 6:00 pm in the commons in the main building.

Every night in the US about 600,000 people live on the streets and need simple things, like socks, to help them through the night. French Honor Society wants your help to meet this need. For the month of Socktober, look for a collection bin in the rotunda where you can donate new pairs of socks. Help us reach our goal of 200 pairs of new socks!

 

Start preparing your act for this year's Multicultural Show.  Auditions will take place November 1st and 2nd in the Auditorium lobby.  Sign up for a time slot on the drama board across from B100 at Main.

Attention Sophomores and Juniors: TCD Explore Day Field Trip is Thursday, November 2. Pick up permission forms in your Class House if interested. Forms are due October 24.

 Tech Crew, please meet Mr. Zawlocki in the scene shop today at 3:00 p.m. for our first meeting.

 

Environmental Club is meeting Thursday in C204 from 2:30-3:30. See Ms. Schneider or Ms. Jakubas with questions.

Students interested in joining the Tech Crew for "You Can't Take it With You" should meet Mr. Zawlocki in the Scene Shop today  from 3:00 – 4:00pm. We will go over expectations, set design, and build schedule.

Calling all dancers! NV has started it's own chapter of the National Honor Society for Dance Arts! Are you interested in being inducted? Come to an informational meeting before school at 7am in the dance studio THIS FRIDAY! Contact Miss Fandrey with questions.

The ASL Club will be meeting ASL Clubs from other schools (Metea and Waubonsie) on Thursday October 19th at Portillo's on Route 59 at 3:00 PM.  Come!

German Club will meet this Thursday, October 19th, in room A124 at the Main Building from 2:40 to 4:15.  We will be baking Octoberfest pretzels!  Hope to see you there!

Alright, so, I'm not going to lie, I am seriously running out of things to say for these Philosophy Club announcements. Thankfully, I am extremely open to suggestions! Philosophy Club will be this Thursday, October 19, in D113. Next time's announcements will be better, I promise.

Wildcat International Club is meeting Thursday, 10/19 after school in B203. There will be music, snacks and games. Anyone interested in connecting with people from different cultures is welcome.


   October 16, 2017

 

 The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to mountain bike this Wednesday, October 18th at 3:15 and biking until 4:30.  This event is open to ALL Neuqua students.  We will be meeting at the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:15. All students MUST provide their own bike and a helmet. See or email Mr. Mertz with questions. 

 

Mark your calendars! Environment Club meets again on October 19, in C204 at 2:30. Check out NVeco.org for this year's calendar and newsletter. AND text @NVeco to 81010 to join our Remind. GO GREEN!

It's not too late to join Lit Mag! We meet again on Tuesday, October 17 in C204 at 2:30. You may also SUBMIT to the Lit Mag by emailing theEssence@ipsd.org. See Ms. Schneider with questions.

 Wow! Computing occupations are among the highest-paying jobs, yet fewer than 3% of college students graduate with a degree in computer science. Want to learn more? Come to Coding Club this Tuesday 10/17 in D208 at 2:30 p.m. and bring a friend. All skill levels welcome!

 

There will be a mandatory informational meeting for anyone interested in joining the girls gymnastics team this year. The meeting will be on Wednesday, October 18th at 6:00 pm in the commons in the main building.

Every night in the US about 600,000 people live on the streets and need simple things, like socks, to help them through the night. French Honor Society wants your help to meet this need. For the month of Socktober, look for a collection bin in the rotunda where you can donate new pairs of socks. Help us reach our goal of 200 pairs of new socks!

 Are you a girl thinking about a future in STEM? Come to Women's Empowerment club on Monday October 16th to hear from a female representative from Argonne National Laboratory in room B127 from 2:30-3:30


    October 13, 2017

 

 Today, 7th hour is the last time you can buy Homecoming tickets for $20 - cash only, no checks. You must bring your current ID to buy tickets. You must have your guest pass complete before buying your ticket.Don't forget - you must bring your current ID and guest passes to the dance and you must be at the dance by 8:00, the doors will close.

The Outdoor Club will be going to Knoch Knolls Park in Naperville to mountain bike this Wednesday, October 18th at 3:15 and biking until 4:30.  This event is open to ALL Neuqua students.  We will be meeting at the Knoch Knolls parking lot at 3:15. All students MUST provide their own bike and a helmet. See or email Mr. Mertz with questions. 

 

Mark your calendars! Environment Club meets again on October 19, in C204 at 2:30. Check out NVeco.org for this year's calendar and newsletter. AND text @NVeco to 81010 to join our Remind. GO GREEN!

It's not too late to join Lit Mag! We meet again on Tuesday, October 17 in C204 at 2:30. You may also SUBMIT to the Lit Mag by emailing theEssence@ipsd.org. See Ms. Schneider with questions.

INTERACT still needs you! We meet on Monday, October 16, in the large forum room at 6:45 am. It's never too late to join NV's largest club! Helping others will change your life! See NVHSinteract.org for our latest agenda and info.

The Class of 2018 will host a blood drive on Tuesday, October 17. Sign up for the drive online from the student splash page. Your donation could save up to 3 lives! You must be 16 or older to participate. All 16 year olds must have a parent permission slip. Donors will receive a $5 gift card to Subway!

Every night in the US about 600,000 people live on the streets and need simple things, like socks, to help them through the night. French Honor Society wants your help to meet this need. For the month of Socktober, look for a collection bin in the rotunda where you can donate new pairs of socks. Help us reach our goal of 200 pairs of new socks!

Join us for our next Best Buddies meeting this Monday, November 6 from 2:30-3:30pm in the main building cafeteria.  Join us for friendship and fun!

 

Wildcat Wear will be open today during all lunch periods. Be sure to stop down to pick up your Wildcat Wear for the Homecoming game Friday.


October 12, 2017

 

Homecoming tickets are now on sale during lunch periods only-cash only- you must have your current ID - $20 now, $25 at the door. Homecoming t-shirts are on sale in the main office for $5.The Bonfire & Acoustic Stage are tonight at 7:00pm. MUST HAVE CURRENT ID TO ENTER.  

    

 Only 2 more days to buy Homecoming tickets for $20 - cash only, no checks. You must bring your current ID to buy tickets and to the dance!!!  Tomorrow, 7th hour, is the last time you can buy tickets for $20 or for a guest.You must have your guest pass complete before buying your ticket. Support Gold Rush tomorrow and wear your Blue and Gold!

 

Sick of Mr. Schaub's announcements yet? ME TOO! But I have to say, the snacks at auditions FULLY live up to the hype. Definitely worth the trip. Today's the last chance to see if Zac shows up. Right after school in the Black Box! Required audition forms and character descriptions are all online at neuquatheatre.com 

Mark your calendars! Environment Club meets again on October 19, in C204 at 2:30. Check out NVeco.org for this year's calendar and newsletter. AND text @NVeco to 81010 to join our Remind. GO GREEN!

It's not too late to join Lit Mag! We meet again on Tuesday, October 17 in C204 at 2:30. You may also SUBMIT to the Lit Mag by emailing theEssence@ipsd.org. See Ms. Schneider with questions.

INTERACT still needs you! We meet on Monday, October 16, in the large forum room at 6:45 am. It's never too late to join NV's largest club! Helping others will change your life! See NVHSinteract.org for our latest agenda and info.

Anyone interested in joining the Girls' Bowling Team.....there will be an informational meeting on Thursday, October 12th at 2:45pm in Room C200 at the main building. Any questions contact Coach Lhotak in the senior house or Coach Fedyski in D100.

Congratulations to Adain Murphy and Divya Kale for winning the Echo's Homecoming ticket contest. Please see Mrs. Cagney in B100 for your ticket voucher and prizes.

The Class of 2018 will host a blood drive on Tuesday, October 17. Sign up for the drive online from the student splash page. Your donation could save up to 3 lives! You must be 16 or older to participate. All 16 year olds must have a parent permission slip. Donors will receive a $5 gift card to Subway!

Every night in the US about 600,000 people live on the streets and need simple things, like socks, to help them through the night. French Honor Society wants your help to meet this need. For the month of Socktober, look for a collection bin in the rotunda where you can donate new pairs of socks. Help us reach our goal of 200 pairs of new socks!

Join us for our next Best Buddies meeting this Monday, November 6 from 2:30-3:30pm in the main building cafeteria.  Join us for friendship and fun!

 

Wildcat Wear will be open Thursday and Friday this week during all lunch periods. Be sure to stop down to pick up your Wildcat Wear for the Homecoming game Friday.


October 11, 2017

 

Homecoming tickets are now on sale during lunch periods only-cash only- you must have your current ID - $20 now, $25 at the door. Homecoming t-shirts are on sale in the main office for $5.The Bonfire & Acoustic Stage are Thursday at 7:00pm. MUST HAVE CURRENT ID TO ENTER. Tomorrow is Team Day–wear your favorite college, professional, or Neuqua gear!

    

 Neuqua Knows it Can Dance is tonight! Homecoming tickets are on sale now, during lunch periods only - cash only. You must have your current ID - $20 now, $25 at the door. Tomorrow is Class Color Day – show your class pride: Seniors wear black, Juniors wear gold, Sophomores wear blue, Freshmen wear white, Faculty wear grey The Bonfire & Acoustic Stage are Thursday at 7:00pm.

MUST HAVE CURRENT ID TO ENTER.

Like burritos? Like dancing? Like dancing burritos? Head to Chipotle from 4-8 on Wednesday October 11th, to support your Junior Student Council before you head to Neuqua Knows It Can Dance. Bring a flyer or mention NV Student Council!

Mark your calendars! Environment Club meets again on October 19, in C204 at 2:30. Check out NVeco.org for this year's calendar and newsletter. AND text @NVeco to 81010 to join our Remind. GO GREEN!

It's not too late to join Lit Mag! We meet again on Tuesday, October 17 in C204 at 2:30. You may also SUBMIT to the Lit Mag by emailing theEssence@ipsd.org. See Ms. Schneider with questions.

INTERACT still needs you! We meet on Monday, October 16, in the large forum room at 6:45 am. It's never too late to join NV's largest club! Helping others will change your life! See NVHSinteract.org for our latest agenda and info.

Anyone interested in joining the Girls' Bowling Team.....there will be an informational meeting on Thursday, October 12th at 2:45pm in Room C200 at the main building. Any questions contact Coach Lhotak in the senior house or Coach Fedyski in D100.

ZAC EFFRON IS AUDITIONING FOR MR. SCHAUB'S PLAY! I'm SO going to audition. Plus I hear the snacks are like gluten-free and really good for you. So anyway, bring a monologue to perform in the Black Box right after school today or tomorrow. Required audition forms and character descriptions are all online at neuquatheatre.com

The Class of 2018 will host a blood drive on Tuesday, October 17. Sign up for the drive online from the student splash page. Your donation could save up to 3 lives! You must be 16 or older to participate. All 16 year olds must have a parent permission slip. Donors will receive a $5 gift card to Subway!

Every night in the US about 600,000 people live on the streets and need simple things, like socks, to help them through the night. French Honor Society wants your help to meet this need. For the month of Socktober, look for a collection bin in the rotunda where you can donate new pairs of socks. Help us reach our goal of 200 pairs of new socks!

Join us for this year's “Neuqua Knows It Can Dance”tonight at 7:00 PM in the Main Gym to find out who will win the title of Neuqua's Favorite dancers.  The winning team will be decided by Neuqua Faculty members. Admission is $5 at the door. Hope to see you there!

Wildcat Wear will be open Thursday and Friday this week during all lunch periods. Be sure to stop down to pick up your Wildcat Wear for the Homecoming game Friday.


October 10, 2017

 Neuqua Chromebook Sleeves are in and ready to be picked up. If you ordered one, please pick it up in the Main Office.

Homecoming tickets are now on sale during lunch periods only-cash only- you must have your current ID - $20 now, $25 at the door. Homecoming t-shirts are on sale in the main office for $5.The Bonfire & Acoustic Stage is tonight at 7:00pm. MUST HAVE CURRENT ID TO ENTER. Tomorrow is Team Day–wear your favorite college, professional, or Neuqua gear!

    

The Outdoor Club will be fishing Whalon Lake in Naperville today from 3:00 to 4:15. This is open to ALL students. We will be meeting in the Whalon Lake parking lot at 3:00, which is only 10 mins east of NVHS. Students MUST provide their own equipment & have a valid fishing license if 16 or older. See or email Mr. Mertz with ?'s.

Like burritos? Like dancing? Like dancing burritos? Head to Chipotle from 4-8 on Wednesday October 11th, to support your Junior Student Council before you head to Neuqua Knows It Can Dance. Bring a flyer or mention NV Student Council!

Mark your calendars! Environment Club meets again on October 19, in C204 at 2:30. Check out NVeco.org for this year's calendar and newsletter. AND text @NVeco to 81010 to join our Remind. GO GREEN!

It's not too late to join Lit Mag! We meet again on Tuesday, October 17 in C204 at 2:30. You may also SUBMIT to the Lit Mag by emailing theEssence@ipsd.org. See Ms. Schneider with questions.

INTERACT still needs you! We meet on Monday, October 16, in the large forum room at 6:45 am. It's never too late to join NV's largest club! Helping others will change your life! See NVHSinteract.org for our latest agenda and info.

Anyone interested in joining the Girls' Bowling Team.....there will be an informational meeting on Thursday, October 12th at 2:45pm in Room C200 at the main building. Any questions contact Coach Lhotak in the senior house or Coach Fedyski in D100.

Are you auditioning for Mr. Schaub's play You Can't Take It With You? ME TOO! I can't wait. I hear there's going to be like a free buffet of snacks! Come see for yourself right after school tomorrow and Thursday in the Black Box. Required audition forms and character descriptions are all online at neuquatheatre.com

The Class of 2018 will host a blood drive on Tuesday, October 17. Sign up for the drive online from the student splash page. Your donation could save up to 3 lives! You must be 16 or older to participate. All 16 year olds must have a parent permission slip. Donors will receive a $5 gift card to Subway!

Every night in the US about 600,000 people live on the streets and need simple things, like socks, to help them through the night. French Honor Society wants your help to meet this need. For the month of Socktober, look for a collection bin in the rotunda where you can donate new pairs of socks. Help us reach our goal of 200 pairs of new socks!

Join us for this year's “Neuqua Knows It Can Dance” on Wednesday, October 19th at 7:00 PM in the Main Gym to find out who will win the title of Neuqua's Favorite dancers.  The winning team will be decided by Neuqua Faculty members. Admission is $5 at the door. Hope to see you there!


October 6, 2017

 Homecoming tickets are on sale Tuesday during lunch periods-cash only–you must have your current ID- $20 now, $25 at the door. You must have your guest pass complete before buying your ticket. Homecoming t-shirts on sale in the main office $5. The Bonfire & Acoustic Stage is Tuesday Night 7:00pm. Tuesday is Pajama day, wear your jammies!

 Neuqua Chromebook Sleeves are in and ready to be picked up. If you ordered one, please pick it up in the Main Office.

    

The Outdoor Club will be fishing Whalon Lake in Naperville this Tues, Oct. 10th from 3:00 to 4:15. This is open to ALL students. We will be meeting in the Whalon Lake parking lot at 3:00, which is only 10 mins east of NVHS. Students MUST provide their own equipment & have a valid fishing license if 16 or older. See or email Mr. Mertz with ?'s.

Guten Morgen! Today is National German-American Day, which commemorates the first German immigrants arriving in the United States in 1683. It has been a holiday in the US since 1983. Today approximately 25% of all Americans claim at least partial German heritage. Happy National German Week!

Attend the UNICEF meeting today after school and help decorate the UNICEF window for homecoming! Anyone is welcome to attend! See you there!

Like burritos? Like dancing? Like dancing burritos? Head to Chipotle from 4-8 on Wednesday October 11th, to support your Junior Student Council before you head to Neuqua Knows It Can Dance. Bring a flyer or mention NV Student Council!

En garde! The NV Theatre department is hosting a stage combat workshop on Saturday, Oct. 21st from 9am to 2pm.  Students who attend will be instructed by a certified professional in the art of stage combat AND you get to keep the sword.  Registration ends by the end of this week, Sunday October 8th, so make sure to sign up on nvhstheatre.com.

 


October 5, 2017

 

 Neuqua Chromebook Sleeves are in and ready to be picked up. If you ordered one, please pick it up in the Main Office.

 

The Echo wants to take you to homecoming. Alright, not really, because attending a school event with

a newspaper would be incredibly bizarre, but we do want to give you free tickets. Submit a photo or video of your homecoming proposal to be entered into a drawing for a pair of tickets to the dance. Visit neuqua media for more information. 

Pop on down to Potbelly’s today to enjoy a fresh meal! Make sure to go to the location at Show Place Dr. from 5:00 to 8:00 PM. All proceeds will go back to help NVHS UNICEF. We hope to see you there!

 

The next UNICEF meeting is Friday, Oct. 6th!  We will be decorating the UNICEF window for homecoming!  Anyone is welcome to attend!  See you there!

German Club will meet today from 2:40 to 4:30 in D104 at the Main Building to work on our Homecoming Window.  Hope to see you there!

 

The Outdoor Club will be fishing Whalon Lake in Naperville this Tues, Oct. 10th from 3:00 to 4:15. This is open to ALL students. We will be meeting in the Whalon Lake parking lot at 3:00, which is only 10 mins east of NVHS. Students MUST provide their own equipment & have a valid fishing license if 16 or older. See or email Mr. Mertz with ?'s.

Homecoming shirts are available in the Main Office for $5.00. Get y9urs now.

Buenos días! Club de Español will meet today in D119 for the homecoming window decorating contest. All are welcome! Hasta pronto!

Want to get away from the Naperville Bubble? Sign up for Snowball! Get away with 200 others for a great weekend! You'll be glad you did! Registration is due by Friday October 6th. Questions - see Mrs. Marple in sophomore house.

En garde! The NV Theatre department is hosting a stage combat workshop on Saturday, Oct. 21st from 9am to 2pm.  Students who attend will be instructed by a certified professional in the art of stage combat AND you get to keep the sword.  Registration ends by the end of this week, Sunday October 8th, so make sure to sign up on nvhstheatre.com.

Every other Thursday is ASL club in D107.  Come out if you want to learn new signs and Deaf culture.  This Thursday, we will be decorating a window for Homecoming.  Feel free to come and join us at 2:30 in D107!

Mr. Schaub wants YOU to audition for the Fall Mainstage production of You Can't Take It With You. Prepare a 1-minute monologue and come to the Black Box after school next Wednesday & Thursday. All details are at neuquatheatre.com Bring a friend and bring snacks! Mr. Schaub likes snacks.

Homecoming tickets go on sale Tuesday during lunch periods-cash only, no checks–you must have your current ID - avoid the long lines, buy your tickets early!!!  $20 now, $25 at the door.You must have your guest pass complete before buying your ticket. Homecoming t-shirts on sale now in the main office for $5. King & Queen voting is online Today!

"Guten Morgen! German and American business ties are important in today’s global economy.  There are more than 3,700 German companies in the US—and German companies are directly responsible for over 600,000 jobs in the US. Many of the products you use every day were created by corporations with German roots. Happy National German Week!

For some bizarre reason, the administration agreed to give Philosophy Club a homecoming window! We don't even care who comes to help decorate it; as long as you are human and can breathe, come down to D113 today, Thursday, to make a legit window for the least legit club in the school!

 



October 3, 2017

 

 Neuqua Chromebook Sleeves are in and ready to be picked up. If you ordered one, please pick it up in the Main Office.

 Guten Morgen! Did you know that October 3rd is the Day of German Unity? Originally celebrated in 1990, today is the 27th anniversary of East and West Germany becoming one country again after 41 years of being divided.  Happy National German Week!

Pop on down to Potbelly on Oct. 5th to enjoy a fresh meal! Make sure to go to the location at Show Place Dr. from 5:00 to 8:00 PM. All proceeds will go back to help NVHS UNICEF. We hope to see you there!

 

The next UNICEF meeting is Friday, Oct. 6th!  We will be decorating the UNICEF window for homecoming!  Anyone is welcome to attend!  See you there!

German Club will meet Thursday October 5th from 2:40 to 4:30 in D104 at the Main Building to work on our Homecoming Window.  Hope to see you there!

 

Want to help as people slowly recover from Hurricane Maria? The WL/EL Department is organizing a Donation Drive for Puerto Rico. We will be collecting supplies in WL/EL classes today , tomorrow and Wednesday. *Cash donations for general hurricane relief may also be made in SS and English classes. You can help and make a difference. 

 

Homecoming shirts are available in the Main Office for $5.00. Get y9urs now.

Buenos días! Club de Español will meet this Thursday in D119 for the homecoming window decorating contest. All are welcome! Hasta pronto!

Want to get away from the Naperville Bubble? Sign up for Snowball! Get away with 200 others for a great weekend! You'll be glad you did! Registration is due by Friday October 6th. Questions - see Mrs. Marple in sophomore house.

 


October 2, 2017

 

 Neuqua Chromebook Sleeves are in and ready to be picked up. If you ordered one, please pick it up in the Main Office.

 Guten Morgen! Happy National German Week!  Today is Schwarz/Rot/Gold Day which are the colors black, red, and gold.  The colors of the German flag! These colors have been associated with Germany since the 1840s and have been Germany’s official national symbol since 1919.  Stay tuned for more German facts all week long

 

Our next Best Buddies meeting is today in the main building cafeteria from 2:30 to 3:30 pm. Join us for buddy matching, friendships and fun!

Want to help as people slowly recover from Hurricane Maria? The WL/EL Department is organizing a Donation Drive for Puerto Rico. We will be collecting supplies in WL/EL classes today , tomorrow and Wednesday. *Cash donations for general hurricane relief may also be made in SS and English classes. You can help and make a difference. 

 

Homecoming shirts are available in the Main Office for $5.00. Get y9urs now.



September 29, 2017

 

Do you think you can dance? Participate in  “Neuqua Knows It Can Dance” on Wednesday, October 11th at 7 PM in the Main Gym.  Soloists or groups of any size are welcome to compete in this fun, friendly dance competition! The winners will be invited to perform in the 2018 Orchesis Showcase! Registration forms can be found on neuquavalleyorchesis.com.

Neuqua Chromebook Sleeves are in and ready to be picked up. If you ordered one, please pick it up in the Main Office.

If you want to enjoy a one hour, interactive, and humorous show for all ages, purchase "Little Red Robin Hood" tickets on sale now $8 for students and senior citizens and $12 for adults.  Available at nvhstheatre.com .

Drama Club is  meeting today from 2:30pm-3:15pm in C204.

The Neuqua Valley Theatre department has amazing workshops scheduled that anyone can be a part of! They are offering workshops in stage combat (hand-to-hand & sword), vocal auditions, dance technique, and improvisation. Follow the link on the nvhstheatre.com website to sign up!

Our next Best Buddies meeting is Monday October 2 in the main building cafeteria from 2:30 to 3:30 pm. Join us for buddy matching, friendships and fun!

Want to help as people slowly recover from Hurricane Maria? The WL/EL Department is organizing a Donation Drive for Puerto Rico. We will be collecting supplies in WL/EL classes on 10/2, 10/3 and 10/4. *Cash donations for general hurricane relief may also be made in SS and English classes. You can help and make a difference. 

 


September 28, 2017

Fashion Club will have its second meeting today at 2:45 in the Sewing Room.  Hope to see you all there!

 

Do you think you can dance? Participate in  “Neuqua Knows It Can Dance” on Wednesday, October 11th at 7 PM in the Main Gym.  Soloists or groups of any size are welcome to compete in this fun, friendly dance competition! The winners will be invited to perform in the 2018 Orchesis Showcase! Registration forms can be found on neuquavalleyorchesis.com.

Neuqua Chromebook Sleeves are in and ready to be picked up. If you ordered one, please pick it up in the Main Office.

 GO GREEN! GO ECO! Join us for the first Environmental Club meeting of the year today after school from 2:30-3:30 in C204.  Join our Remind by texting @NVeco to 81010. We will preview our plan for the year, offer service opportunities and ideas for helping you reduce your carbon footprint. See Ms. Jakubas or Ms. Schneider with questions.

If you want to enjoy a one hour, interactive, and humorous show for all ages, purchase "Little Red Robin Hood" tickets on sale now $8 for students and senior citizens and $12 for adults.  Available at nvhstheatre.com .

Juniors Guidance Essential are during lunch periods today.  We are discussing finding your fit as it relates to the college search process and importance of starting the process early. Today is Pe-Z. If you did not attend Tuesday or Wednesday be sure to come today.

 

Wildcat International Club will meet today in B203. There will be music, games and snacks. Anyone interested in celebrating different cultures here at NV is welcome!

 

Do you want to have a party and celebrate different indian festivals? If yes, then join Indian Student Association now! There are no limitations for joining! We will be having a meeting today in room D129 at 2:35 pm. Join the remind by texting @nvhsi to 81010. Hope to see you there!

Drama Club is  meeting on Friday, September 29th from 2:30pm-3:15pm in C204.

All girls interested in trying out for this year's BADMINTON TEAM, please come to the mandatory meeting tonight, with your parents.Meet at the BFC in the main gym.All returning players should meet at 6:00pm.All freshmen and first year players should meet at 6:30p.Contact Coach Valente with questions.

The Neuqua Valley Theatre department has amazing workshops scheduled that anyone can be a part of! They are offering workshops in stage combat (hand-to-hand & sword), vocal auditions, dance technique, and improvisation. Follow the link on the nvhstheatre.com website to sign up!

Our next Best Buddies meeting is Monday October 2 in the main building cafeteria from 2:30 to 3:30 pm. Join us for buddy matching, friendships and fun!

Are you registered for the Powder Puff Girls Flag Football game? TODAY is the last day to sign up and get your $10 in to the Physical Education Department by 3pm. Go to www.nvhspe.com for more details and to sign up. The game is scheduled for Thursday, October 12th at 6pm.

Woot! Woot! Are you interested in a once in a lifetime trip? If you are interested in going to Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands, today is the last day for the early enrollment discount. Contact Miss Valente with questions and get ready to swim with the penguins and hike a beauitful land like no other!


September 27, 2017

All girls interested in trying out for this year's BADMINTON TEAM, please come to the mandatory meeting tonight, with your parents.Meet at the BFC in the main gym.All returning players should meet at 6:00pm.All freshmen and first year players should meet at 6:30p.Contact Coach Valente with questions.

Fashion Club will have it's second meeting Thursday September 28th at 2:45 in the Sewing Room.  Hope to see you all there!

 

Do you think you can dance? Participate in  “Neuqua Knows It Can Dance” on Wednesday, October 11th at 7 PM in the Main Gym.  Soloists or groups of any size are welcome to compete in this fun, friendly dance competition! The winners will be invited to perform in the 2018 Orchesis Showcase! Registration forms can be found on neuquavalleyorchesis.com.

Neuqua Chromebook Sleeves are in and ready to be picked up. If you ordered one, please pick it up in the Main Office.

 GO GREEN! GO ECO! Join us for the first Environmental Club meeting of the year. Thursday after school from 2:30-3:30 in C204.  Join our Remind by texting @NVeco to 81010. We will preview our plan for the year, offer service opportunities and ideas for helping you reduce your carbon footprint. See Ms. Jakubas or Ms. Schneider with questions.

If you want to enjoy a one hour, interactive, and humorous show for all ages, purchase "Little Red Robin Hood" tickets on sale now $8 for students and senior citizens and $12 for adults.  Available at nvhstheatre.com .

Juniors Guidance Essential are during lunch periods today and tomorrow.  We are discussing finding your fit as it relates to the college search process and importance of starting the process early. Today A-Ha, Wednesday He-Pa and Thursday Pe-Z. If you're absent plan to attend on another day.

 

Wildcat International Club will meet next Thursday, 9/28 in B203. There will be music, games and snacks. Anyone interested in celebrating different cultures here at NV is welcome!

 

Do you want to have a party and celebrate different indian festivals? If yes, then join Indian Student Association now! There are no limitations for joining! We will be having a meeting this Thursday, the 28th, in room D129 at 2:35 pm. Join the remind by texting @nvhsi to 81010. Hope to see you there!

En garde!  The NV Theatre department is hosting a stage combat workshop on Saturday, Oct. 21st from 9am to 2pm.  Students that attend will be instructed by a certified theatre professional in the art of staged hand-to-hand and sword combat.  Che