Thursday, January 19, 2017

MOD Pizza Event for Mother Son Brunch - Monday, January 23rd

Please join us on Monday, 1/23 at MOD Pizza at Rt 59 Showplace to help support the Neuqua Mother-Son Brunch! Just mention Neuqua or bring this flyer. Easy as that!



Wednesday, January 18, 2017

2016-17 Report Card - Semester One

Semester One report cards will be accessible in Home Access Center after 7:00 pm, Tuesday. January 17th.
Click on the Grades icon and then the Report Card tab. Please print a copy for your records by clicking on the Print button on the Report Card screen. Also, students are encouraged to review their transcripts at this time.
If you have any questions, please contact the appropriate grade level Class House.
Sincerely,
Sandy Schuller
Director of Guidance - NV
Home Access FAQs


Coding Club 1st Meeting is January 24th

Students interested in computer science, programming, and current technology can join the NVHS Coding Club. It is open to all ages and experience levels. The first meeting will be on Tuesday 1/24 at 2:30 in Lab D208 at the Main Campus. For more information, please contact Mrs. Knuth in the business department.

VEI - Virtual Enterprises International Fundraiser at BD's Mongolian Grill

Join us to support NV Business and the VEI program at BD's Mongolian Grill in Downtown Naperville on Thursday, January 19 between 5:00-8:00 pm. Just mention Neuqua VEI and a portion of what you spend will directly benefit the VEI students as they run their own virtual companies in their classrooms this year! Funds raised can also help support students being able to attend the Youth Business Summit and International Trade Show in New York City in April. Unable to attend, but willing to support? Please email john_hanson@ipsd.org about other opportunities and community events. Thank you for your support!


Wednesday, January 11, 2017

2017 Annual Mother & Son Brunch Tickets

The 2017 Annual Neuqua Mother & Son Brunch Superbowl Style will be held on Sunday, February 5th from 10 am - 1:30 pm at The Bolingbrook Golf Club. 
Gather your sons and friends to join in this memorable event! Brunch (with endless BACON), prizes, and our guest entertainment is the Jim Wand Hypnotist Show! 



Track and Field Registration is Now Open!

Track and Field registration is now open! Please use the link below to register.
Neuqua Athletics Online Registration
Practice starts on Tuesday, January 17th, so please register soon.
Please contact the following coaches with any questions.
Boys Track and Field - Mike Kennedy - mike_kennedy@ipsd.org
Girls Track and Field - Gretchen Parejko - gretchen_parejko@ipsd.org



Tuesday, January 10, 2017

2017-18 Course Enrollment Information

Dear Wildcats and parents,

It’s the time of year to begin the process of course selection for the 2017-18 school year. On Thursday, January 12th we have course recommendation activities planned for each grade level. This is a normal school day and the activities will take place during each class period. Please read the course enrollment materials for details regarding level placement, graduation requirements, and process timelines.

Parents, please use this link to view all materials ready for course selection. Visit the Neuqua Guidance Website for more information on the Course Enrollment Process.

As we do each year, students will be asked to enter selections through their HAC accounts. On Tuesday, January 17th, 7:00 pm the course selection tab in Home Access Center will go live, and students may view recommendations and select elective courses. Courses that are entered and locked are graduation requirements. We encourage parents and students to review the course selections together. If you have any questions, please contact the appropriate Class House. 

Home Access course selection link remains live until the end of the school day Thursday, January 26th.
Sincerely,

Sandy Schuller
Sandy Schuller - Director of Guidance
Neuqua Valley High School - 2360 95th Street - Naperville, IL 60564



Masterworks Concert

Join our Grammy Award Winning Music Department for the Masterworks Concert on Jan 19th. This concert showcases our Freshmen Chorus, Orchestra and Band students as well as The Wind Ensemble, Chamber Strings, and Varsity Singers classes. Due to the popularity of this concert, you must sign up for free tickets for one of two shows: Jan 19 6pm & 8:15 pm. Doors open at 5:30 and 7:45 pm.
Tickets are available on the Neuqua Valley Music Site until Sunday, Jan 15 at 7pm - or until all tickets are reserved. Unreserved tickets will be available 30 minutes prior to showtime at the Box Office in the Auditorium Lobby.



January 2017 High School Parents Use Your Power Newsletter

Resolutions—Change as a Family
New Year’s resolutions are a great way to improve your family’s lives by teaching your teens the value of goal setting and keeping, while modeling self-determination. This month’s Power of Choice newsletter jumps into the topic of resolutions—change as a family.



Monday, January 9, 2017

Computer Modeling Simulations for High School Students Enrichment Course

Enrichment after school course: 
Computer Modeling Simulations for High School Students (grades 9-12) presented by the Laboratory School For Science & Technology
The ten-week course will meet from 4-6pm at Neuqua. Meeting day to be decided. No prerequisites required.


To sign-up or for more information regarding the course and tuition, email: ewong@lsst-usa.org.



Semester 2 Schedules: 2016-17

Dear Wildcat families:

ALL STUDENTS: Second semester begins tomorrow Tuesday, January 10th, 2017, the first day back after Winter Break.Please take a moment to log into Home Access Center. https://homeaccess.ipsd.org/ Students, you can view your second-semester schedule by clicking on the Classes Icon and then the Schedule Tab. We ask that you look the schedule over carefully. If your schedule contains any errors, see your counselor in the next week during your option period, or before or after school. We cannot accommodate any requests for changes to full-year courses. Thank you for looking over your schedule carefully.SENIORS: Please check your schedule to make sure you are not missing any graduation requirements.



American Legion Illinois Girls State Summer Program

Naperville American Legion Post #43 is recruiting for students to participate in Illinois Girls State. It is a week-long summer program in the operation and fundamentals of government. Held at Eastern Illinois University the week of June 18th, 2017. It is for girls who have completed their Junior year in high school. The Naperville Legion pays for enrollment and transportation costs.

General program information and application forms can be found at: http://www.ilgirlsstate.org

Completed applications and specific questions may be directed to:

Eileen Lass

Girls State Program Chair
Naperville Legion Post #43
Eklass3@wowway.com