Friday, September 22, 2017

Scholarship Update

***Greetings from Scholarship Valley!***

Here is a scholarship update. All information can be located on Naviance. Select the Colleges tab, scroll to the bottom of the page, and you will see Scholarship List. There are a number of opportunities and scholarship search engines to help close the financial gap. Every little bit helps, so apply to as many as possible!!

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Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Neuqua Valley Class of 2018 National Hispanic Program Scholars Announced

The College Board’s National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) identifies academically outstanding Hispanic/Latino high school students. Each year, the NHRP honors students that scored in the top 2.5% among Hispanic and Latino PSAT/NMSQT test takers. In order to be eligible, students must meet these requirements: take the PSAT/NMSQT in October of their junior year in high school; be of at least one-quarter Hispanic/Latino descent; achieve the minimum required PSAT/NMSQT cutoff score (this index score may vary by state, region, and territory each year); and achieve a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher by the end of junior year.

Please join us in congratulating this year’s recipients: Diego Hernandez Nater, Karina Orozco, Corinna Pena, Jordan Rivera, Stephen Ruiz.


Neuqua Valley Class of 2018 National Merit Commended Students Announced

Of the more than 1.6 million students who took the 2016 PSAT, some 34,000 qualify for recognition for their outstanding academic promise as National Merit® Commended students based on the National Selection Index score of 211. Commended students placed among the top 5% of the students who entered the 2017 competition by taking the 2016 Preliminary PSAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT®). The students listed below are in this category.
Elisabeth Abbott, Ryan J. Adams, Nathan J. Ashta, Roshini Balasubramanian, Devin J. Bartlett, Kylie J. Bickler, Eunice D. Chang, Noor K. Chawla, Justin Chen, Michael A. Chivini, Sarah Davis, Devin Dixit, Nikhil Garg, Meera Gosavi, Samaksh A. Goyal, Selena K. Grover, George A. Guelis, Akansha Gupta, Mithil V. Guruvugari, Allison Y. Huynh, Karishma R. Kondapalli, Akash A. Kshatriya, Nathan Kumar, Chan Ik Lee, Brian J. Li, Kevin Li, Kevin H. Li, Benjamin P. Lim, Michelle Liu, Kathy Luo, Ritvik Manda, Robert P. McIntyre, Rohan Meda, Ryan J. Miller, Joshua M. Monteiro, Marvin H. Mui, Veena Murali, Hemani Nagam, Rohith Nellivalasa, Connor P. Parnell, Akhilesh Paruchuri, Akshat R. Poddutoori, Madhumitha Prakash, Samhitha M. Rai, Nisha S. Ramesh, Rahul Reddy, Amrita K. Rehal, Henry S. Samson, Yonjoo Seo, Daniel J. Speckels, Naman J. Thakrar, Eric Y. Tian, Alexandra J. Van Cleave, Matthew R. William, Ryan M. Williamson, Mary M. Yang, Justin E. Zhou.



Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Homecoming 2017 - Enchanted Wonderland

Homecoming is just around the corner! Please visit the Homecoming Page on neuqastudent.org for more information about the week's events!



Homecoming Parent Chaperones

Parents: Your help and support is so important for the success of this event. We really appreciate your help--so do the students! Please complete this form by FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29th if you would like to chaperone this year's homecoming dance. 
Date: October 14, 2017
Time: Arrive at the dance by 6:00 p.m. Parents will be done by 10:00 p.m
Please complete the chaperone form if you would like to be a parent chaperone at this year's Homecoming Dance.




Monday, September 18, 2017

This Cat Cares! - Wildcat Wear

Stop by Wildcat Wear this Friday during lunch! Get ready for the game and pick-up your cancer awareness tee! Let's show our support in the fight against all cancers!




2017 Kyle Shines On Fundraiser

Join us on Friday, November 3, 2017, 7PM @ Bolingbrook Golf Club to support the Kyle Zuleg Foundation and Gift of Hope. Help raise money for scholarships for high school seniors and to provide comforting blankets for families who are waiting as a loved one goes through the organ donation process. Your night will include raffle prizes, silent auctions, music, food and fun! 

For ticket information please visit kyleshineson.org.