We value the communication we have within our school, with our families, and with our community. For further questions, please feel free to contact us at 683-2894.
October 30, 2014
Help your classmates win scholarship money.
Vote for our 14 female candidates at: http://louiesprom.com/modelsearch/Vote/. Voting is open until October 31st.
Class of 2015 Project Graduation Planning is well underway. Our first fundraiser is Wednesday November 19th at Hacienda on Portage Road. We receive 20% of the sales for every token coupon turned in that day. All seniors will be given a handout when they pick up their November senior treat. If you would like to order Hacienda gift cards contact Sheryl McKeel at 574-532-7620. Orders due before Nov. 18th.
Community Engagement Sessions
Niles Community Schools invites parents, community members and staff to the last of the Community Engagement Sessions to be held Tuesday, November 18th at Ring Lardner Middle School in the cafeteria located at 801 N 17th Street in Niles from 6:30 - 8:30 pm. Learn about our recent facilities assessment findings and engage in discussion about the District’s long-range facilities plan. Hope to see you at the final session.
Quarterly Exam Schedule
- 1st and 4th Periods
Tuesday, 11/4 - 2nd and 5th
Wednesday, 11/5 - 3rd and 6th
*October is National Bully-Prevention Month
Our Cyber-bullying fact for today…a “harmful bystander” is one or more students who witness acts of cyber-bullying and might actively join in by providing encouragement and support to the bully by forwarding material or adding comments. Don’t be a harmful bystander. Cyber-bullying is unacceptable at our school.
Attention Students and Parents
Last day to turn in parent-teacher conference slips is Friday, Oct. 31.
*Seniors, stop by the concession stand and pick up your senior favor on Wednesday, November 12th.
Seniors who ordered a Class t-shirt late, those shirts are finally in. See Mr. Hawley to pay and collect your shirt.
Seniors, the final day to turn in JOSTENS orders will be return November 5th during both lunches to collect cap & gown orders. Questions??? Call 1-800-JOSTENS.
The Yearbook Staff needs your Senior picture by Monday, November 3rd. A hard copy of the picture or an e-mail copy of the photo will work. E-mail Senior pictures to Mr. Hawley, firstname.lastname@example.org.
College and Career Center
*Congratulations to Kylee Myer who is our school's recipient of the Daughter's of the American Revolution Good Citizen Award. She was selected due to her dependability, leadership, service, and patriotism. She will receive this Honor at our Awards Assembly and will apply for the scholarship.
*New Scholarship - Do you or your parents belong to any Credit Union? If so, you may be eligible to apply for the Credit Union One William G Coyne Memorial Scholarship. More information and application available online: http://www.cuone.org/about/scholarships.aspx
Clubs ‘N Such
*Daughters of Finesse
Daughters of Finesse will be meeting on Tuesdays at 2:45pm in the Cyber Café. Come on out and join in the fun of learning and preparing for the
*Fall Choir Concert
Tonight, the Niles High School Choirs will perform in their
annual FALL CHOIR CONCERT. This concert features our very own
COUNTERPOINTS and CONCERT CHOIR. So come on out and enjoy an evening
of music and support the choir. Come on
out tonight at 7:00 pm for a relaxing time in music! Tickets are $3 at the door.
*Art club is meeting today, October 30th at 2:45 in the art building.
*Do you know that prescription drug abuse is on the rise? Do you know that prescription drugs can be just as dangerous as illegal drugs if not taken correctly? Save yourself or a friend and stay away from all types of drugs!
*Mrs. Hein has extended Key Club enrollment until tomorrow 10/31. If you want to join, bring your enrollment form and $12 to her in the Hunter Lab before Friday.
Ecology Club meets Tuesday.
Science Olympiad meets Thursday
The $50 order fee for Yearbooks has been extended to November 7th. Be sure to order your Yearbook by the end of conferences. After that time, the fee will increase to $55. Order yours before the price increase. The Order information is on the website under Yearbook. E-mail (or speak to) Mr. Hawley if you have questions.
Grief Support Group
Niles High School will be offering a support group for students who have experienced the death of a parent, sibling, grandparent, friend, or other significant person in their lives. The grief support group at our school will be facilitated by a staff member from Lory’s Place. Lory’s Place is a Grief Healing and Education Center, located in St. Joseph, MI. Grab yourself an application from the office. See Mrs. Langmeyer for more information.
Attention all girls interested in playing soccer this spring, stop by the office to sign up to receive information regarding winter workouts?
Now that Fall is officially here we have gear available in the athletics office.
-Grey Hoodies and Grey Crew neck sweatshirts $35 each
-Navy Crew Neck sweatshirts $35
The sweatshirts are the tackle-twill lettering—i.e., sewn on Niles Vikings not a screen print.
-Adidas Dri Fit grey and navy t-shirts--$25 Niles Athletics
-Adidas T Shirt $15 Niles Vikings
-Winter hats $10
Please, no holding of gear. Gear will be issued upon payment.
Stop in to see Mrs. Smuda in the office to pick up your gear. Please contact Mrs. Smuda at 269-683-2894 Ext. 302 or via email at email@example.com with questions.
8:00 am Varsity Volleyball vs SMAC Tourney AWAY
3:30 PM - 9:00 PM Tennis Banquet, Cafeteria (Banquet begins at 6:30 pm)
6:00 PM Board Workshop Meeting
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM Fall play
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM Fall play