On February 8th the Niwot High School Education Foundation will be hosting their annual Signature Event at the Cyclhops in Longmont from 5 to 8 pm. This is the major fundraising event for the Ed Foundation to help continue to support our efforts to educate the youth of NHS. Any and all staff members, community members, and parents are welcome to attend! The aim of the signature event is to raise an average of over $100 per person attending in order to adequately support NHS teachers in their curriculum.
NHS Student Council is sponsoring the following activities!
The dodgeball tournament is coming up on January 31st. The captains meeting will be held on Wednesday January 28th right after school in Mr. Duffy’s room. Captains be sure to collect and bring all money and permission slips to the meeting. Also, if you are not on a team be sure to come and watch!
At the SVVSD Board of Education meeting on 1/14/15, NHS Choral Director Mrs. Kim Watkins and senior Katie Gillett were granted the "Excellence in Education" award. This is given by the SVVSD Board of Education and Superintendent Dr. Don Haddad for outstanding contributions to education. Katie was honored for her perfect 36 on the ACT and Mrs. Watkins was honored for the difference she makes in her students' lives. Way to go, we are proud of both of you!
Niwot High School will hold an Open House for prospective students and their families on Thursday, December 4 from 6:00-8:00. The evening will begin in the auditorium at 6:00 and will include student performances along with information from the administrative team. Later, tours of the building, with specific stops along the way, will showcase our different programs.
Students in Grade 12 across the state of Colorado will be taking the Colorado Measures of Academic Success (CMAS) Social Studies and Science assessments during the November 3-November 21 state window. At Niwot High School, we are minimalizing the impact on academics by testing students only one block per day on November 3, 4, 6, 11, 12, 13. There are three 55-minute sections for each test. Students will take one test per day, a different block each test day.