WPS students and staff come together to support the United Methodist Open Door Turkey Drive, collecting 1,658 turkeys, 52,393 side items and more than $15,516.
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 Wednesday, December 6, 2023 and here is your student bulletin.
If you are interested in joining the Bowling Team, tryouts are all week, at Northrock Lanes. If you have any questions, please see Coach Falk in C114.
Spanish Honor Society is having a meeting during advocacy in B203 on Friday.
Congratulations to the North High Business Professionals of America team that competed in Regionals last week for a job well done, all who went placed in the top 10.
Deema Saber Placed 2nd in Interview Skills
Layla Kirsarika Placed 1st in Health Research, 1st Place in Health Care Administration and 3rd Place in Microsoft Office
Azul Estrada Placed 4th in Digital Marketing
Brylie Ferguson Placed 2nd in Marketing Management and 2nd in Ethics and Professionalism
Dailey Green and Valerie Ayala placed 5th in Podcast Production
Crystal Ortiz Placed 2nd in Word Processing
Nelly Prunte Placed 4th in Microsoft Office
Rylan Costello Placed in the top 10 in Accounting and 3rd in Prepared Speech
Students if you are taking the ACT Exam this Saturday, Check-in is from 7:30am-7:55am. Don't be late!
Your ID is required-(Don't have an admission ticket that is fine). Enter by the statue. Bring your number 2 pencils and calculators. Cell phones, smart watches, and other devices will be turned off and stored away. Any Bags, food, and drinks will be stored outside the room. If you have any questions, please contact Mrs. Schmeidler in the CCC or Ms. Olivas.
Lunch Menu of the Day:
Mac & Cheese or Buffalo Chicken, 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!