April Newsletter Online

The April newsletter, created by Publication Productions Class, is now online and may be viewed by navigating from the "Student/Parent Resources" tab on the main menu of the NCHS homepage to "NCHS News", then "Newsletter", or by following this link: http://www.newarkhs.k12.il.us/_newsletter.html

SAT Exam Letter to Parents/Guardians

The following letter provides an explanation for SAT testing day: https://goo.gl/UukeAC. Thank you!

Updated Information - Faculty Staff Scholarship

Are you planning to attend a junior college or a four year university? Then you should apply for the NCHS Faculty/Staff Scholarship of $1000. You may find all of the information for this scholarship by visiting this link: https://goo.gl/3FbhWJ. Please complete the Google Doc application and then share it with Mrs. McAnally and Mr. Lesak by Monday, April 10. On April 13, you will then present to NCHS Faculty and Staff why you are deserving of this this scholarship.​


The basketball team’s awesome run in the state tournament, the band’s trip to New Orleans, memories of Steve McGrath’s mullet, pictures of Clumpy the Cat, Homecoming, Snowcoming, Prom, it will all be in the yearbook! The fun times last a moment; the memories will last forever! Yearbooks are still on sale. The cost is $45. Yearbooks need to be purchased by April 15, which is coming up quickly. See Mrs. Bloomquist or Mrs. Woods to purchase your copy now!

Pancake Breakfast

Lisbon Fire Department is holding its annual Pancake Breakfast at their firehouse in Lisbon on Sunday, April 2nd from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Don't miss it!

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: https://goo.gl/9qukO0

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

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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