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Announcements 12/6

Red Devil Families, here is important information concerning upcoming events for N-CHS as we close out this semester.

First off, makeup school pictures for our Group B students will be taken on Thursday, December 10th. Please be sure to come dressed to impress on that day!

Next, in order to prepare both you and your family, End of Course exams will take place during the week of December 14th through December 17th. If your student is enrolled in Math 1, Math 3, Biology or English 2, as well as any Career and Technical Education courses, they will be required to attend and participate during this week. This includes all hybrid and remote students. The schedule will be as follows: Monday - all 1st period exams, Tuesday - all 2nd period exams, Wednesday - all 3rd period exams, and Thursday - all 4th period exams. Students will be socially distanced and will be required to wear a mask during the testing session. If your student does NOT have any End of Course or Career Technical Education courses, please have them check in with their teachers to see what requirements will be expected. Friday, December 18th will be used as a makeup day. More information will be coming from the school and your student's teachers. Please continue to check back here for any new information that may arise.

We look forward to seeing our students one last week before exams. Students, please work hard and finish the semester strong. We hope you have a great evening, and GO RED DEVILS!

Lady Red Devils Basketball

FYI Lady Red Devils:

Women's Basketball will start on Monday 12/7. Practice will be every evening from 5-7pm. You will need a current physical to tryout. Everyone is welcome. No previous experience is required! Please email or call Dr. Sylvia White with any questions you may have (828) 464-3191

Drivers Education Announcement

There will be a new Drivers Education Course that will begin in December. Students must be 14.5 years of age by December 8th. You need to sign-up through the link in this email. You will need to pick up a Restricted Instruction Permit in the main office@NCHS. This form needs to be completed with parent's signature and you will need to attend an eye check either Tuesday, December 8th, or Wednesday, December 9th. The eye checks will be done at NCHS and it will begin at 3:00. Students must sign-up for the class and have eyes checked to be enrolled in the course.

Sign-up link:

Weekly Announcements 11/29

Red Devil Families: We hope that you have enjoyed a wonderful and restful break celebrating Thanksgiving. School will reopen tomorrow on our normal weekly schedule with our Group A, Group B, and Remote students.

Students, please be sure to check your N-CHS email tonight. There may be important and time sensitive testing information for some of you. Please follow the instructions on the email message if this pertains to you.

N-CHS will be participating in athletics this week. Parents please be sure to direct yourselves and any family that may be interested to our Athletics website for streaming information.

We look forward to another productive week with our students. We hope you have a blessed evening, and as always, GO RED DEVILS!


Just a reminder Red Devil Families, in order to celebrate Thanksgiving, NCHS will be closed Wednesday through Friday of this week. We hope you have a blessed and restful break. We are so thankful for our students and their families! Stay safe!

Athletics Update:

Red Devil Fans,
The Red Devil Volleyball team plays at home today against Bandys High School. Due to Covid restrictions we will only allow parents of athletes who have pre-purchased tickets in the front office. The game can be watched live on SFCNETWORK.TV

School Picture Make- Up Days

If you missed the first round of school pictures, here is the latest information for make-up days:

📸 Underclassmen pictures have been rescheduled for Thursday, December 10th.

🎓 Senior portrait make-up pictures will be offered on Monday, Jan 25th and Wednesday, Jan 27th.

WorkKeys Testing

On Friday, November 20th, a select group of Junior and Senior remote students will be taking the ACT WorkKeys Test. These students have been contacted via their school email. These students have taken a sequence of Career and Technical Education courses in their high school career and are eligible to receive this certification. This test is part of our school accountability, therefore it is imperative we have full participation from our students. Students will need to provide their own transportation and are asked to arrive no later than 7:40am for check-in. Students will need to bring their fully charged Chromebook and cord, as well as wear a mask during the testing session. Testing should conclude between 11:00 and 11:30am. Students will need to be picked up at that time.
On Monday, November 23rd, select Group A students will also be participating in this WorkKeys testing. Likewise, Tuesday, November 24th, Group B select students will be participating in WorkKeys testing this day. These students have been contacted via their school email and will also need to bring their fully charged Chromebook and cord for these testing sessions.
For all our students and families, please note the group changes for next week's schedule. In order to see all of our hybrid students prior to Thanksgiving Break, we will welcome Group A students on Monday, November 23rd and Group B students on Tuesday, November 24th.
Please feel free to contact NCHS with any questions you may have. As always....Go Red Devils!

NCHS - N-CCS Closed

Due to widespread power outages throughout Newton, NCHS AND the N-CCS system will be operating on an Optional Teacher Workday. Teachers, please check your email from Administration concerning options for today.
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