My name is Steve Angel and it is an honor and privilege to serve as the principal for Northeastern High Schooll. NHS is committed to becoming a world-class school that embraces learning and positive student development. Our goal is to become a leader in instruction fostering unprecedented student acheivement and understanding, all under a culture of care and support to motivate and inspirer excellence.
It is my personal mission here at Northeastern High School to provide your child with the best education possible in a way that is engaging, authentic, student-centered, innovative, and promotes an appreciation for life-long learning. Through learning communities, we will continue to work as a team of students, educators, parents, and community to encourage our students to believe in themselves, achieve knowledge, and gain social skills in order to become successful 21st Century citizens. Our ultimate expectation is that our students will become well-rounded adults, contributing to our community as a result of their nurturing at Northeastern.
I look forward to making memories together as we help build your child’s future. Northeastern welcomes your interest in our school and encourages you to contact us for further information.
Office: 765-847-2591 ext 101
Visit us at: http://nhs.k12.in.us
Our new Facebook page is: Knightsofnhs
High School...765-847-2591 Middle School 765-847-1331
*Daily Announcements for Thursday, December 18, 2014*
Reporting an absence: If your child is going to be absent – please call the office 847-2591 by 10:00 am the day of the absence. IF YOU WANT HOMEWORK FOR THE DAY OF THE ABSENCE YOU MUST REQUEST IT BY 10:00AM AND PICK IT UP THAT SAME AFTERNOON.
After School Parking: Students, you are doing a great job! This is a reminder that when the buses are rolling, traffic onto Wallace Rd. must be stopped.
Parents who pick up their student at the front entrance are reminded to not park along the curb. Please find a parking spot to wait on your student. For safety purposes this will allow two-way traffic.
Parents, if you would like to speak to an administrator please call first and schedule an appointment in case they are visiting classrooms and doing observations.
Semester Finals are this week. Wednesday, 12/17, Thursday, 12/18, Friday, 12/19.
There will be no after school tutoring this week, December 15 - 19.
Report cards will be given to students
The Athletic department has a new website now! It is: www.goknightsathletics.com
Please check it out! This is a great place to see the schedules and know where to see our Knights in action. It's also a great place to see practice schedules and receive alerts when there are cancellations. It is a work in progress, so keep visiting us regularly!
This week in sports...
The Lady Knights hosted the Union City Indians in TEC Conference action night. After a first quarter stop of 12 to 9 Union City, the Knights were not able to keep pace in the game and lost 47 to 23. Leading the scoring for the Knights was Kate Shaffer with 8 points. Sierra Gilmore had 4 points with 5 rebounds.
The Knights will play again in the Tri-Central tournament at Sharpsville, IN.
The JV Lady Knights basketball team fought hard last night and pulled out their first win against Union City, a conference opponent. It was very exciting throughout the entire game up until the final second ending with a 22-20 knights victory. Leading scorer for the Lady Knights was Freshman Lauren York with 7 followed by Sophomore Tatum Jordan and Freshman Kara King each adding 4. The Lady Knights will play again in their Holiday Tournament on .
6:00 pm JV/V boys basketball vs. Batesville @ NHS
night’s Boys basketball game vs. Batesville will be a blackout! Fans are encouraged to wear black. If you need black Knights spirit wear, black "Ig-Knight The Fight” tees are on sale in the middle school office. Tees will also be sold, night.
**Wayne County Tourney: The Wayne County Boys and Girls Basketball Tournament will be held at Hagerstown High School on . The boys basketball team will take on Hagerstown on , while the girls basketball team will take on the Tigers on . will be the championship games with the girls game at and the boys game starting at . Tickets for the Boys and Girls basketball Wayne County Tournament at Hagerstown are on sale now in the Athletic Office. Season passes for the County Tourney are $12. The season pass gets you into all three nights of the tourney. Single game tickets will be sold based on availability. It is advised that Knight fans buy your tickets in advance!!! Go Knights and see you at the Wayne County Tourney!!
8:30am V Wrestling New Castle Invite @ New Castle
6:00 pm JV/V basketball vs. Seton @ Earlham College
The Junior Calendars are in! See Mrs. Turner before/after school or between classes to pick them up.
Lunch Menu for Friday, 12/19/14
Pizza, breadstick, vegetable choice, fruit choice, milk
$2.50 per day / $12.50 per week * $1.60 per day for Breakfast * Breakfast is served in the Cafeteria Daily we start at 7:50 and end serving at 8:05
From the Treasurer:
We will be shutting down the Efund online payment system
. We need some time to clean up books and balance at the end of the year. We will reopen the system when we come back from break on .
If you have payments to make for lunches or book fees, please do so before .
From the Bus Barn: We are looking for sub bus drivers. You can call 765-847-2284 for more information and speak with Steve Burge.
We are also looking for 2 full time custodians and 1 part-time that would be willing to work Saturday events. Please apply at nws.k12.in.us
Mentoring & Tutoring: Communities In Schools is looking for community volunteers to become mentors or tutors at Northeastern. Mentors meet with a student once a week for 30 minutes during lunch. After school tutoring for middle and high school students is every Monday (3:30p-4:15p) and Wednesday (2:45p-3:30p). Homework Heroes is the tutoring program for Elementary students on Tuesdays and Thursdays (3p-4p). If you are interested in volunteering or know someone who might be interested, please contact Taylor Felker at the Middle & High school or Melissa Todd at the Elementary.
Transforming Technology Flyer
Please watch this video and connect to the website for the Northeastern Jr/Sr High School iPad Project.
This site will hopefully offer helpful resources for district and school leaders as they prepare to implement a school or district-wide one-to-one iPad initiative.
If you have any comments, questions, or concerns please feel free to contact us.
The Northeastern iPad Team
Transforming Technology Through Top Notch Teaching