The BOE heard an update on Goal 1 of the Strategic Plan – increase the graduation rate. The presentation shared that WPS has exceeded its goal of having an 80% graduation rate, with 80.4% seniors graduating in 2022.
The BOE heard an update on Goal 3 of the Strategic Plan – increase certifications and college credit. The update included the progress of Graduation +, which is a goal of students earning a high school diploma, plus one or more Market Value Asset.
The Board of Education adopted new mission and shared beliefs statements during their August 28, 2023 meeting. These will drive development of the major goals for the 2024-29 strategic plan.
September 10-16 is National Arts in Education Week and, to celebrate, the district's Fine Arts department will host a celebration at the Wichita Art Museum, Saturday, Sept. 16.
Cindy Marten, the U.S. Deputy Secretary of Education, visits Wichita on the first leg of her Back to School 2023 Raise the Bar Bus Tour, stopping at the Future Ready Manufacturing Center and Jackson Elementary School.
Good Morning North High Redhawks
Today is Monday, September 25, 2023 and here is your student bulletin.
Interested in traveling to Japan in June of 2024? Come see Ms. Oropeza in B200 and Ms. Killenberg in B204 for a pre-sign for an informational meeting on tomorrow during Advocacy. The deadline to enroll is this Thursday.
Juniors and Seniors, the CCC Would like to invite you to Futures Fair. Representatives from more than 80 local, in-state, and out-of-state institutions attend Futures Fair each year. Visit with reps from universities, colleges, military branches, technical colleges and trade schools. If you are interested, stop by the CCC office in D102G for a permission slip and check your student email for more information! Space is limited!
Circle of Friends will be Meeting at lunch on Wednesday the 27th. We are meeting in the New Gym to play some games.
Activities for the Day:
- Girls Varsity Golf, 1:00pm, Rolling Hils Country Club
- Girls Varsity Tennis, 4:00pm, North
- Freshman Football, 4:15pm, South
- JV Football, 5:45pm, South
Lunch Menu of the Day:
Philly Cheesesteak or Chicken Burrito, Roasted Potatoes, Fruit & Milk
Students & staff please know that:
- You belong
- You are loved
- You are important
- You make a difference
Have a great day North! And Remember yes you can, si se puede!