Summer Learning Opportunities

Stanford University has announced their summer offerings and application process. Sports Business Academy, Arts, Math and Physics are some of the classes offered. For all the details and offerings check the website at: Ask Mrs. Mac if you have questions. Northern Illinois University is offering a speed reading course for all high schoolers. For information call 1-800-964-9974.

Scholarship Award

For Seniors heading to community college or technical school in the Fall and are qualified for a Pell Grant, please see the online application for the Horatio Alger Association Career & Technical Scholarship Program. The application can be found at, is due by June 15, 2017, and is worth $2500.

Newark Drama Club Presents Beauty & The Beast

On Thursday 4/27, Friday 4/28, and Saturday 4/29 at 7:00 p.m., the drama club will stage performances of Beauty & The Beast in the NCHS gym. Cast members have been working hard on the choreography and vocals for the lively show since January. The spring production promises to be hilarious, dazzling, and provide a great message. Admission is $5.00 at the door. See you there!

Employment Opportunities for the 2017-2018 School Year

Newark High School is posting the following positions for the 2017-2018 school year:

Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher
Asst. Varsity Girls Basketball Coach
Part Time Mid Day Custodian
Full Time Summer Custodian
Full Time Afternoon/Evening Custodian

Additional Information can be found here:


For those who have not turned in their 50 dollar dues you have 2 weeks to do so. You have had all year to do this. If there are any issues please come see Mr. Fitzer. Thank you.

Attention Students

Summer is a great time to knock out an extra credit or two from your required credits to graduate. Waubonsee Community College offers several courses for high schoolers to meet their high school class requirements such as Algebra 1, Geometry, American Government and Economics. See Mrs. McAnally for more information on registration.

Attention Juniors and Seniors

The Junior Class Prom Committee would like to invite all Juniors and Seniors to come and "Be Our Guest" at Prom 2017! Tickets go on sale NEXT WEEK... Tuesday April 25th through Thursday April 27th... and will be sold before and after school on those days in the Student Center. Tickets are $60 per person, which includes your meal, unlimited soda bar, dessert, a souvenir tshirt, and unlimited fun, dancing, photo booth pictures with all your friends, and memories to last a lifetime! So please come and BE OUR GUEST on Friday, May 12th!


It's that time of year again. Class Officer Applications are now posted here: All applications will be due on Tuesday, May 2! 3 pm. Students will vote on Tuesday, May 9! Please note that each class will ONLY have President & Vice-President. No more Treasurer & Secretary. No CO-officers anymore! Advisors will have a large say in who is selected as well. Any questions, see Miss Chase or Mrs. Woods.

Back-to-School Immunization Clinics

The Kendall County Health Department has announced the dates for Back-to-School immunization clinics. Plan ahead for required immunizations by calling to make an appointment. Immunizations at KCHD are offered to those who meet eligibility requirements, which are: 18 years old or younger, enrolled in Medicaid under Title 19, or uninsured, and under-insured. Download the flyer here:

Graduation 2017

Graduation 2017 will be held on FRIDAY, MAY 26, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in the gym. This is change from the original date—Sunday, May 28, 2017. Senior parents, please look for a letter in the near future.

Emergency School Closing Information

Emergency school closing information will be announced on this web site, by phone to all parents through the AlertNow communication system and on the following television and radio stations: WGN 720, WSPY 107.1, WCMY 1430AM.

The Emergency Closing Center may also be contacted by telephone at 1-847-238-1234 or via the Internet at
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