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 Friday, December 8, 2023 and here is your student bulletin.
Spanish Honor Society is having a meeting during advocacy in B203.
Juniors & Seniors North High Alumni will be here during advocacy! Come network with mentors for academic and professional guidance. Hear where they are now and how they got there and how to navigate your path after graduation. Make community connections, hear about memories of North’s past, and enjoy free snacks! Information was sent to your student email!
Seniors did you know that there are over 200 scholarships that you can apply for in the month of December? There is still plenty of time to apply, stop by CCC or check out the College and Career Center website for more information.
North will be hosting the ASVAB test on January 16th from 8:30-11:30 AM. More information about the ASVAB and its purpose was sent to your student email along with a registration link if you have any questions, please stop by the CCC and speak to Ms. Schmeidler.
Did you know that Textron Aviation offers paid internships for local high school students to gain hands-on experience in the aviation industry? Internships are offered in numerous areas including Engineering, Flight Operations, Human Recourses, Military and many more! Information was sent to your student email with more information about this opportunity and how to apply.
Activities of the Day:
- Girls C Team & Boys Freshman Basketball 4:15pm
- Boys JV Basketball 5:45pm
- Girls Varsity Basketball 6pm
- Girls JV & Boys Varsity Basketball 7:15 Northwest
Lunch Menu of the Day:
Fish Sandwich or Cilantro Lime Rice Bowl, Broccoli & Cheese, 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!