Jasmine Advances to Final Round

Congratulations to Jasmine Mitchell on advancing to the final 8 in the State 3 Point Contest! Jasmine made 10 out of 15 baskets and is in the top 4 for class 1A. The top 8 (4 from each class 1A and 2A) will shoot tomorrow, Friday, February 24, at approx. 1:45 pm, to crown a champion. Way to go Jasmine, and good luck in the final round!!!


Hey Norsemen Fans! Come out to Regional Championship game against Ottawa Marquette, Friday night at Gardner-South Wilmington! Our student section theme is PREP THEME. So bust out your khakis and polos and help pack the gym to support our guys!

Attention Juniors and Seniors

If you have registered to take the ACT test here at Newark High on Tuesday, February 28, please submit payment of $58.50 to Mrs. Wernsman by 8 A.M. Tuesday, February 28. Checks should be made payable to NCHS.

Cardiac Screening Results

All students who participated in the Rhythm of Our Youth Cardiac Screening at NCHS on Tuesday, February 14, will receive a written letter from the Morris Hospital staff who performed the screening. Those whose ECG results indicated the need for further follow-up or tests should have received their letter already, or will very soon. Those with a normal ECG will receive their letter probably next week. Only students with a suspicious ECG will receive a copy of their test results. If you do not receive a letter from the Morris Hospital by Friday, February 24, please contact the Rhythm of Our Youth staff at 815-705-7361.


Congratulations to Jasmine Mitchell and Meggie Scott on advancing to the State 3-Point contest to be held next Thursday at ISU. Way to go, and good luck at State!

SAT Practice Materials

Juniors, here are some practice items for the upcoming SAT. This test replaced the PARCC and ALL juniors will test at NCHS on April 5. Please feel free to use the resources below to help you get ready for the test:

Downloadable Practice Tests:  https://goo.gl/Txvhwc
Downloadable Practice Tests for Assistive Technology: https://goo.gl/TB5uwq
Downloadable MP3 Practice Tests: https://goo.gl/XML9sV


Attention all spring athletes and parents/guardians: It is now time to register online for spring sports- boys baseball, softball and track. Registration is due by Tuesday, February 21st; including submission of a physical from your doctor. When registering online, please use the payment code: SPRING17. Payment is due at the spring sports meeting on February 21st. DO NOT PAY ONLINE. Below are the instructions you will need to follow in order to complete the registration process. Read more »

2017-2018 Registration Materials Available Online

The 2017-2018 course description book, four year plan, and registration forms may be downloaded here: https://goo.gl/bmrcmU Please refer to these materials when choosing classes so you can be sure you have the necessary prerequisites and that you are meeting graduation requirements. If you have any questions, please stop by and see Mrs. McAnally.

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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