NORTHWESTERN HIGH SCHOOL
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Detention will be held with Mr. Swartz in room 202.
Reminder that there is EARLY RELEASE today and NO SCHOOL tomorrow November 21, due to Teacher Prof. Development Day
All fall athletes who received a special award at their respective awards night will need to report to the commons at the beginning of extra help on Monday, November 24th for a picture.
Thanks to students, both past and present, who attended our Salsa lesson after school yesterday! If you weren't able to attend this time, look for our follow-up class sometime after Christmas.
STAR members who ordered a Tshirt - they are in - stop in to Mrs. Hannah's room and pick it up!!
Technical rehearsal for the Talent Show will be today @ 3:30pm
Please support “Coats for Kids” sponsored by Salvation Army of Wooster and Howard Hanna Real Estate. They are asking for gently used and/or new coats these may be brought to the front office and put in the red box. Coats must be brought in by Friday, December 5th. Thank you for your support.
Northwestern Bad Dog Boarders will have pictures taken for their Snow Trails' ID on Monday, Nov. 24th at the Middle School in the room by Mrs. Beun's office
10:30 am: 7th & 8th grade members
11:00 am: 6th grade and High School members
There are Y-Ball basketball league forms available in the front office for any high school student not currently playing for their high school team. The games are played on Saturdays at the YMCA /Woodland Facility. Registration deadline is December 31st.
Seniors! Your senior photos and baby pictures are due for inclusion in the yearbook by Friday, December 12th. Please email to Mrs. Hudson or drop off in her classroom.
The Wayne County Public Library's Event Calendar for December 2014 is now available online at:
http://www.wcpl.info/Services/LibraryEventCalendars.aspx We also have copies of the calendars available in the front office.
2013-2014 yearbooks are in! If you pre-ordered, you may stop by Mrs. Hudson's room in between classes or during Extra Help to pick up your book. Please do not come during class time.
Just a reminder that federal law requires males to register for the selective service when you turn 18. Go to www.sss.gov to register.
Any student who will be driving to school this year will need to stop in at the front office and pick up a parking permit application. This year we will be issuing parking permits to be kept in your car.
Anyone with ACT Bootcamp registration money needs to turn it in to Mr. Burkholder or the front office.
Attention All Sophomores: Are you interested in developing your leadership skills? Consider applying for the HOBY Youth Leadership Program to be held May 29-31, 2015 at the University of Akron. NHS will select and pay for one sophomore (male or female) to attend this program designed to help students recognize and grow their leadership talents. HOBY is a nationally recognized leadership program, and students have described the event as life-changing, inspiring and an opportunity to meet people that become life-long friends. The application for any interested sophomore is available in the Guidance Office and is due back to Guidance no later than Monday, November 24. For more information, visit www.hoby.org.
A mailing has gone out to all sophomores, juniors and seniors regarding an ACT Boot Camp being held at Black River High School on Tuesday, Dec. 9. This workshop is designed to increase your ACT scores. Please make sure to discuss this Boot Camp with your parents to decide if this is for YOU!
Information on a creative writing contest is available in the guidance office and also with the junior and senior English teachers.
Looking for a summer adventure? The Student Conservation Association is now taking applications for summer high school crews. SCA members preserve America's national parks, forests, wildlife refuges and more. If interested, see Mrs. Ryan for more info.
College fairs are a fantastic way to pick up a lot of information from many different colleges at once. You can speak to college representatives from community colleges, 2-year and 4-year colleges, public schools and private schools. They are free to attend and a great way to start or continue your college search process. Here are some upcoming college fairs to consider attending:
ACT Test Dates 2014-15
Please register online at www.actstudent.org. Be sure to remember the username/password you create along with the email address you use to register so that you will be able to log-in to view test scores, register for additional tests, etc. You will need to upload a photo of yourself that will be printed on your admission ticket for ID purposes the morning of the test so make sure your photo is uploaded by the deadline and that you print off your admission ticket to take with you on Test Day. Also, you will need to have a valid photo id (i.e. Driver’s license).
Test Date Registration Regular Deadline Photo Upload Deadline
December 13, 2014 November 7, 2014 December 5
February 7, 2015 January 9, 2015 January 30
April 18, 2015 March 13, 2015 April 10
June 13, 2015 May 8, 2015 June 5
SAT Test Dates 2014-15
Please register online at www.sat.org/register. Like the ACT, you will need to upload a photo of yourself that will be printed on your admission ticket for ID purposes the morning of the test. Be sure to print off your admission ticket to take with you on Test Day. Also, you will need to have a valid photo id (i.e. Driver’s license). For more info, go to sat.org/test-day.
Test Date Registration Regular Deadline
December 6, 2014 November 6, 2014
January 24, 2015 December 29, 2014
March 14, 2015 February 13, 2015
May 2, 2015 April 6, 2015
June 6, 2015 May 8, 2015
Saturday, November 29
6:00PM Girls JV Basketball vs, South Central High School
7:30PM Girls Varsity Basketball vs. South Central High School
Happy Birthday to:
Friday: Tori Hall
Sunday: Skyla Harp, Brittany Slanczka, Katelynn Weber and Brooke Rush