• Thursday, September 14, 2017

    Want to volunteer and serve the community? Find out how during the first meeting of the St. Jude Club today after school in room 210.

    There is a “Not In Our School” meeting today from 3:35 to 4:10 in Room 15. Food will be provided. Hope to see you there!

    The "East Side, Beast Side" T-Shirts are here! Pick up your shirt in your Business class today or contact the Business teacher who sold it to you sometime today.  Wear it with pride Friday for the Orange-out versus West.  East Side, Beast Side!

    Due to the large crowd anticipated for Friday’s varsity football game at Normal West, early ticket sales will be held in the Athletic Director’s office, Room 74, today and tomorrow from 7:30-3:00.  

    Buy your tickets early at the student price of $3.00 and avoid waiting in line.  Student Activity Passes will NOT be accepted Friday night since we are not the home team but Unit 5 Family Passes will be accepted.  Let your parents know that they can buy tickets ahead of time as well.  Let’s Go Iron!

    NCHS Stuco is partnering with FFA to host a "Not Your Normal Rivalry" money drive competition this Friday at the NCHS/West football game.

    Students will be collecting money at the entrance as well as in the stands to support hurricane victims. Please consider bringing an extra dollar or two to the game to support this cause and help us win this competition. The winning school will be announced after the 3rd quarter!

    Attention Ironmen Fans:  Support your NCHS girls’ swimming & diving teams when they compete in the Iron Invite this Saturday at the NCHS pool.  Diving events begin at 8:30 am and swimming events at 12:30 pm.  The admission price is $3.00 for both students and senior citizens and $4.00 for adults and is good for the entire day - no Student Activity Passes or Unit 5 Family passes will be accepted since this is a special event.  Good luck Lady Iron Swimmers & Divers!

    Attention FCCLA members, or students interested in joining our club: We will be holding our first meeting next Monday, September 18th in room 19 right after school. The meeting will begin promptly at 3:35. See you there!

    High School Innovators are looking for students who enjoy solving problems and rethinking how things work to create new ideas. Applicants are eligible to compete in four rounds of competition during the 2017-2018 school year. Awards of $1,000 cash prizes and scholarships are available. Applications are due tomorrow, Sept. 15th. See Mrs. Shumaker in the main office for details.

    Anyone interested in participating in the Battle of the Bands needs to see Mrs. Perez in room 222 for more information. Sign up forms will be due on September 22nd.

    The Mclean County Clerk is looking for high school students who are interested in serving as an Election Judge on Election Day; Tuesday, March 20th 2018. Along with learning about the election process selected students will be paid $200 for the day. Applications can be picked up in the main office and are due back to Mrs. Shumaker by September 22nd.

    This week's senior of the week is Taylor Kern. Taylor's favorite school lunch is the deli sandwich; favorite teacher is Mr. Meadows; favorite TV show is "The Office." Taylor plans to attend SIU in Carbondale. Something you may not have known about Taylor is that she wants to become a cinematographer.

    And from the PBIS team… Did you know that if you’ve kept 15 people waiting for 8 minutes, you’ve just wasted two hours of other people’s time? Make sure you’re getting to class on time every day!