View our latest news and announcements.
NASA Project Scientist to speak at NHS on Thursday, October 15th!
I wanted to alert you that on Thursday, 10/15/15, we will have a guest speaker joining us at 2:30 PM in room 575. Her name is Dr. Cathy Olkin. Dr. Olkin is a planetary scientist at Southwest Research Institute in Boulder Colorado and is Deputy Project Scientist on NASA’s New Horizons mission to Pluto. Her talk will present […]
Class of 2016 Panoramic Picture
The Senior Class Panoramic Pictures will be taken on Tuesday, September 29th at 10:00 AM in the gym. This is the ONLY time the picture will be taken of the whole Senior class, so please make sure your student is in school and on time for this special event. Students will receive order forms on […]
Welcome to another great year at NHS!
This summer has been a fantastic one for me, both personally and professionally. Last summer was very hectic, as my family and I moved here from Ohio and I hit the ground running in assuming the principalship here at Niwot High School. Last month, my wife Kate and our children Ethan, Ben, and […]
Auditions for Sound of Music: Elementary School-Aged Kids
Announcing auditions for the roles of Kurt and Gretl in Niwot High School’s production of The Sound of Music!! *Kurt should look around 9 years old. We invite boys in 3rd-5th grades to audition for this role. *Gretl should look around 5-6 years old. We invite girls in 1st and 2nd grade to […]
Registration Days are coming! Registration information was mailed home to all NHS students in July. Please return the following completed and signed paperwork. It must be turned in before students pick up their schedules. Please check Infinite Campus for any outstanding fees or fines. If you have any questions about them, please contact Michelle Henry […]
Colorado ACT: April 28
Niwot High School will administer the Colorado ACT to all juniors on Tuesday, April 28. Juniors should bring a photo ID, an approved calculator, and number 2 pencils for testing. Having a cell phone will invalidate the test. The ACT begins at 7:20 am. Juniors will need to be in their seats in their assigned […]
Student Council Elections
Leaders! Any Niwot freshmen, Soph, or junior who is interested in membership on the 2015-16 Niwot Student Council please stop by room 460 before or after school or during passing periods to discuss this opportunity with Sponsor Mr. Duffy and to pick up an Election Application Packet. All completed applications are due back to Mr. […]
New! NHS Parent Book Club
Niwot High School will be starting its first Parent Book Club this semester! The book club is open to all NHS parents. There will be two one hour discussions, one on Thursday, April 2nd from 4pm to 5pm, and the other, on Monday, April 13th from 6pm to 7pm. Both discussion dates will cover the same information, […]
New Sign is Working!
On January 29, 2015, the new NHS sign became fully functional. This should allow the staff and administration of NHS to keep the community more up to date on upcoming events and news happening at Niwot High School. Thank you to the NHS Education Foundation and the St. Vrain Valley School District for partnering in […]
Upcoming P/T Conferences
Parent/Teacher Conferences are quickly approaching. They will be held on February 4th and 11th, from 3:30 – 7:00 p.m. We are trying something new! We will be using an on-line reservation system which will go live via a link on our website on January 30th. Step-By-Step Parent/Guardian Instructions From the Online Scheduler Home […]
NHS Education Foundation fundraiser coming up soon!
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 […]
Sadies Dance and Dodgeball coming to NHS!
NHS Student Council is sponsoring the following activities! Dodgeball 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 […]
Teacher and student honored for their contributions
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 […]
Niwot High 2015-16 Registration
The registration process for the 2015-16 school year will begin on January 26th. Counselors will visit classes to distribute information to students and discuss the registration process. Students will be expected to enter their requests in Infinite Campus. Students will meet with counselors individually to review requests and to submit registration materials. Deadlines and […]
Wednesday 17DecBlocks 5, 6, 7 exams>all students report to B7 at 10:45 (no “A” lunch)>students dismissed at 12:15>grab and go lunch available for students Thursday 18DecBlocks 1, 2, 3 exams>all students report to B7 at 10:45 (no “A” lunch)>students dismissed at 12:15>grab and go lunch available for students Friday 19DecBlocks 4 & 8 exams>students dismissed at 10:35
Open House on December 4, 2014
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 […]
State CMAS Testing
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, […]
Upcoming NPIB/IB DP meetings
October 22nd: 10th grade informational meeting Part IIB DP/two year program- Diploma Requirements6:30- 8:30 PM – NHS AUDITORIUM November 18th: IB Information Night for current 8th gradersAll interested 8th graders and parents in area schools are invited to learn about the IB program6:30 – 8:30 PM – NHS AUDITORIUMorDecember 3rd: IB Information Night for current […]
Parent Forum: The Promise and Perils of Technology
Niwot High School Parents, Are you curious about how the District’s Learning Technology Plan will affect your child? Would you like to hear about Principal Rauschkolb’s vision for the future of Niwot High School? Please join us for the Parent Forum: The Promise and Perils of Technology where Principal Rauschkolb will share his plans for Niwot High School, and St. Vrain Valley School District’s CIO, Joe McBreen, will speak and answer […]