Friday, January 24, 2020

Mother Son Brunch Fundraiser

The premiere of the latest Neuqua Valley film “Mother Son Brunch”, which is co-produced by mothers and sons, will take over Bollingbrook Country Club on February 16th, 10:00AM-1:30PM. 
Hypnotist, Jim Wand, together with Motivational Speaker, Colin Egglesfield, are the leading actors of the show. Wand has been featured in previous NV productions and is always a hit.  As well as his motivational speaking, Egglesfield is known for his appearances on "All My Children" and designer runways.  Food and fun will be served at the premier.  As always, there are opportunities for fabulous swag.

Tickets can be purchased on Eventbrite, hurry before they are sold out!

Mother Son Brunch Fundraiser
Don’t feel like cooking?
Craving ice cream even though it’s winter?
(There’s always room for ice cream!)
Or maybe you feel like a savory Chicago style hot
dog with fries?
Please join us at Oberweis or That Burger Joint
(or both!).
When: January 30th, 4:00-8:00PM!
Where: 2879 95th Street (almost across from
the high school—could it be any more
convenient?)
Why: To help raise funds for fun at the
Neuqua Valley Mother Son Brunch!

Simply let them know that you’re there for
Neuqua and Oberweis will donate 20% back.
Thank you!


Thursday, January 16, 2020

Student Council Toiletry Drive


Donate to the Student Council Toiletry Drive! District families are in need of toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo, toilet paper, deodorant, washcloths, baby wipes, disinfectant spray, bar soap, hand sanitizer & laundry detergent. Bring these FULL-SIZE items to Advisory or 2nd-period class at Main by Feb 7th for a chance to win prizes for your whole class!



NV Spoken Word Team MOD Pizza Fundraiser


Our Neuqua Valley Spoken Word Poetry Team is going to Chicago to compete in the Louder Than a Bomb Poetry Festival, the largest youth poetry festival in the world and we need your support! 

The NV Spoken Word poets, along with over 100 other Chicago area teams, will perform their original spoken word poetry in hopes of moving on to the finals. 

And it is really easy to support us. Just eat at MOD Pizza at Naperville Crossings on 1/23. 
Just make sure to mention our fundraiser at the register so that we will get the restaurant’s donation!

Thursday, January 23, 2020
10:30am-9:00pm
2835 Showplace Drive, Suite 115
Naperville, IL

Please RSVP at our fundraiser webpage so we know you plan to participate.


Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Exciting PTSA News!

We would like to thank all of you for your help this fall. We are proud to announce that we have met our budget goals.  You, as a PTSA did it!!!! With the help of all of you encouraging membership in our community. Supporting an end of year fundraiser to cover the final stretch of our budget gap. The Cozzzy Comfy sheet sales have currently a profit of $1350 and counting. You can order online until the end of January. (Our online code is: Neuqua Valley PTSA Q4.) We thankfully had some generous family and business donations. All of this made it possible to fund our original budget. We are actively looking at how to prevent this membership issue in the future and will continue to need your support and that of the NV Community. For today, please share in the excitement! We have yard signs, and senior breakfasts, scholarships, speakers and staff appreciation and so much more! Thank you. 

Next Weeks Meeting
Our next meeting is on January 21st, at 7 P.M. in the Forum Room at Main. At this meeting, Dr. Fuhrer will be presenting and having a Q & A session regarding Communication and Safety at NV.  All are encouraged to attend. Bring your questions!! 

  • 7:30 P.M. - Dr. Lance Fuhrer Presentation and Q & A
  • 8:00 - Break (You are welcome to attend both sessions or just one)
  • 8:05 - PTSA Business meeting
    • Voting on Amended Budget 
  • 8:30 - Adjourn

Greetings From Scholarship Valley

Seniors, NOW IS THE TIME!!! There are a number of scholarships on NAVIANCE. Check out the COLLEGES link, then click on the SCHOLARSHIP & MONEY link. Please visit your counselor if you have any questions. 

January Scholarship Deadlines
  • January 15th Deadlines
    •  America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders
    • Grissom Scholars Program
  • January 16th Deadlines
    • Coolidge Scholarship
    • Univ. of Michigan Geisinger Scholarship
  • January 17th Deadline:
    • Profile In Courage Essay Contest
  • January 21st Deadline
    • Brown Fellows Program
  • January 31st Deadlines
    • Burroughs Education Scholarship
    • IACAC (Illinois Association for College Admission Counseling) Scholarship

February Scholarship Deadlines
  • February 1st Deadline
    • Naperville Garden Scholarship
  • February 3rd Deadlines
    • BBA (Bar Association) Scholarship
    • Delta Sigma Theta Scholarship
    • Will-South Cook Conservation Education Scholarship
  • February 8th Deadline
    • Celtic Service Scholarship
  • February 10th Deadline
    • Paramount Tall Club of Chicago Scholarship
  • February 15th Deadlines
    • Christian Leadership Award - Purdue University / University of Illinois / Univ. of Indiana
    • Martin Luther Scholarship
    • Naperville Woman’s Club - Arthur Grant Smith Drama Scholarship
    • Naperville Woman’s Club - Lorado Taft Art Scholarship
    • Naperville Woman’s Club - Hamilton Ridge Music Scholarship
    • Naperville Woman’s Club - Vina A. Miller Memorial Scholarship
    • Naperville Woman’s Club - Vocational Scholarship

NVHS/DISTRICT 204/NAPERVILLE SPECIFIC SCHOLARSHIPS
  • February 1st Deadline
    • Naperville Garden Club Scholarship
  • February 15th Deadlines
    • Naperville Woman’s Club - Arthur Grant Smith Drama Scholarship
    • Naperville Woman’s Club - Lorado Taft Art Scholarship
    • Naperville Woman’s Club - Hamilton Ridge Music Scholarship
    • Naperville Woman’s Club - Vina A. Miller Memorial Scholarship
    • Naperville Woman’s Club - Vocational Scholarship

Check out these websites for additional scholarship opportunities:

Masterworks Concert - Thursday, January 16th

The 2020 Masterworks Concert will take place in the NVHS Auditorium on Thursday, Jan 16 at 6pm and 8:15pm. The format of the Masterworks Concert is similar to the Crystal Concert, a concert that features all areas of the music department playing in various spaces throughout the auditorium. This Freshmen concert is centered around a Masterwork performed by 9th-grade students, selections from Handel’s Messiah, as well as a Masterwork performed by older students, Borodin’s Polovtsian Dances from his opera Prince Igor. Many aspects of the concert, including the hiring of professional musicians and the creation of a composition specifically for this concert have been generously funded by the IPEF. 
Tickets for the concert are free and available by visiting neuquamusic.org


Thursday, January 9, 2020

2020 Mother Daughter Luncheon & Fashion Show

Join us for the 2020 Neuqua Valley PTSA Mother-Daughter Luncheon and Fashion Show. This year we will continue with a fashion-forward event as we celebrate the latest trends for formal and casual attire as well as hot fashion tips in the industry. We also have enhanced our menu so it is truly a luncheon with a buffet that offers a great variety of food choices for all!

Ticket Sales and Timeline:
  • November 20th, 2019- February 9th, 2020
  • Get your tickets online at Eventbrite.com for $35 per person, plus a processing fee.