April Newsletter Online

The April newsletter, created by Publication Productions Class, is now online and may be viewed by following this link: http://www.nchs18.org/_newsletter.html


SHORT NHS MEETING on FRIDAY, MARCH 23 at 7:45 am in BAND ROOM. Please be on time. We just need 5 minutes to go over a few details for our induction ceremony. This meeting is for all members, new and old!

Girls in Computers and Engineering Opportunity

Are you a female student interested in a career in Computer Science? Read more » Did you know that by the year 2020 there will be more than one million unfilled jobs in software engineering in the United States? Yorkville High School will host a showing of the film Debugging the Gender Gap, along with an opportunity to hear more about women in the field of engineering and software from two leading women: a mechanical and industrial engineer from Caterpillar, and a senior design engineer for machine software control systems from Cabot Microelectronics. This event will take place on April 17 from 8:00 - Noon. If you are interested in attending, please see Mrs. McAnally ASAP!!

Mindful Moment

Spring breathes new life into the world around us. It's time to reset and take a fresh start.

St. Baldrick's Update

Check out our St. Baldrick's home page. Read more » We are so close to getting to our $1500 goal. When we add the money raised by "Pizza Wars" and the Dodgeball tournament we are right there. Thank you to everybody who has been a part of this so far. Mr. Fitzer spoke to all students that are in the dodgeball tournament yesterday. The bracket and rules are hanging in the lunch room. If you have any other questions please talk to Mr. Fitzer. Who will win the first ever St. Baldrick's dodgeball trophy and tournament?


Lisbon - Seward Fire Department Annual Pancake Breakfast will be held this Sunday, from 7am - 1pm. Come to the firehouse and enjoy a pancake or two!

JJC Foundation for Outstanding Graduates Scholarship

Seniors- if you are interested in attending JJC in the fall Read More »

Summer Maintenance / Custodial Position

Full time maintenance/custodial position: https://goo.gl/GV2UQH Read more »Working on the building and grounds of Newark Community high school during the summer. This would be perfect for a college student.
  1. Demonstrates success in performing a wide variety of tasks related to the care and maintenance of buildings and grounds.

  2. Willing to learn carpentry, plumbing, electricity, and maintaining heating and air conditioning systems.

  3. Can maintain trucks, tractors, lawn equipment and cars.

  4. Ability to organize work effectively in the absence of constant supervision.
  5. Ability to communicate effectively, written and orally.

Union Trade/Apprenticeship Opportunity

Are you interested in working in the union trades? Read more »

Administrative Assistant to Superintendent and BOE

Newark Community High School is looking for an Administrative Assistant to Superintendent and Board of Education. For more information about this job opening, please click here: https://goo.gl/6HmGWq


Yearbooks are still on sale! Purchase a yearbook for $45 from Mrs. Bloomquist. Sales end before we leave for Spring Break. Don’t be left out when yearbooks come in this summer!

Head Soccer Coach

Newark High School is looking for a Boys' Soccer - Head Coach for the 2018/2019 season. For more information, please click here: https://goo.gl/WRH154

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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