Friday, April 13, 2018

Greetings From Scholarship Valley

This is a very important season in your senior year! Many of the local scholarship deadlines occur during the months of March and April, so please pay close attention to deadlines and dates. Also, PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO WHERE EACH LOCAL APPLICATION SHOULD BE TURNED IN!!! There are bins in the College And Career Center or in the Junior Class House, but there are some applications that have to be sent DIRECTLY to the scholarship coordinators.
All information can be located on Naviance. Select the Colleges tab, scroll to the bottom of the page, and you will see Scholarship List. Please pay close attention to those highlighted in RED!!! Those are the district/local scholarships.
If there are any questions or concerns, please see your counselor or Mr. Thornton in the Junior Class House.

April

13 - Exelon Dresden Station Diversity Award
14 - Contractors Association of Will & Grundy CountiesPointe Pest Control Annual Scholarship
15 - Naperville Area Italian American Club 2018 Scholarship Competition and Naperville Newcomers & Neighbors Scholarship
19 - NVHS-- IPEA Student Scholarship
22 - Student Insights Scholarship
30 - Kids' Chance Inc. / C. D. Memorial Scholarship




Neuqua Valley Class of 2018 Latin Scholars Announced

Please join us in congratulating the Class of 2018 students honored for their academic success using the Latin Honor System. Students earning a seventh-semester cumulative GPA of 4.0-4.19 are designated Cum Laude, those with a 4.20-4.49 are designated Magna Cum Laude, and those with a 4.5 or higher GPA are designated Summa Cum Laude.



Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Ticket Sales Ending for Senior Spectacular 2018

Last chance to purchase tickets for Senior Spectacular 2018 - an amazing Mardi Gras themed event strictly for seniors to be held on April 21 from 7 pm-midnight. Ticket purchase includes food, music, dancing, games, raffle prizes and much more. The first 600 registrants will receive a commemorative t-shirt. Come celebrate with your 2018 classmates one last time! Ticket sales end 4/18 - https://seniorspectacular2018.eventbrite.com



Monday, April 9, 2018

Team IPEF - Last Day to Register for Half Marathon is Monday, April 16!

We invite you to join the 300 staff, parents and community members that have already registered to run as charity partners for Team IPEF in the Naperville Half Marathon or 5K on Saturday, October 21, 2018.  Team IPEF offers a unique opportunity to help raise awareness and funds for schools in District 204. In the past four years, runners have helped raise more than $10,000 that has come directly back to Neuqua Valley and another $9000 that has helped initiatives supported by the Foundation including Young Hearts for Life, teacher grants, robotics and the Annual Fine Arts Festival. Runner perks include a Topgolf Kick-off event, training and race day shirts, heated tent on race day, free chiropractic care and more.  Get more details, see who’s already registered and sign-up to join here.


Friday, April 6, 2018

Seniors--Be Recognized in the Senior Awards Online Booklet

Seniors who are awarded any type of scholarship must bring a copy of any award letter they have accepted to the Senior Class House by Thursday, April 26 in order to be recognized in the Senior Awards online booklet.
This includes ANY accepted scholarships (talent, athletic, academic, college-specific, ROTC, a military academy appointment or any general/local scholarship). Please know that only student names and the scholarship title will be in the booklet, amounts will not be included.



Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Wildcat Summer STEM Camp

Wildcat Summer STEM-June 11-14, 2018- registration is now open to all incoming 6th, 7th, 8th, and 9th graders. Science Olympiad and STEM-related activities will be done throughout the week. Space is limited. 
Explore this flyer to learn more about the activities as well as learn how to register online. Hope to see you there!