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Freshmen Orientation for freshmen will be held on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. This is mandatory. There will be NO bus service. If you have any questions pertaining to registration or other school matters, please feel free to call 815-695-5164.

Girls Head Softball Coach

Newark High School is looking for a girls head softball coach for 2017-18 season. Must have a teaching certificate or ASEP certification. Interested candidates must fill out application online, attach resume and any other important documents. For further questions contact Athletic Director Carol Navarro at

Protect Your Chromebook!

As we continue our 1:1 laptop program for the 2017-2018 school year, we ask that students utilize bookbags or backpacks with a padded laptop compartment in order to protect their Chromebook throughout the day. Download the flyer for recommended bookbags and backpacks from various retailers:

June Newsletter Online

The June newsletter, created by Publication Productions Class, is now online and may be viewed by following this link:

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:

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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