Friday, October 9, 2015

National Honor Society

National Honor Society will begin in January. 10th grade students will be selected by a committee of faculty members.

Thursday, October 8, 2015

2nd Quarter Clubs Reminder

After School: Homework | Chess | Gardening | Knitting | Rocket | Drama
Lyceum: Journalism NEW!! | Math Counts | French | Spanish | Computer Science NEW!!
Details are listed on our website

Please note: Due to the early release/conference schedule the week after Fall Break, NEW 2nd Quarter clubs will not begin until the week of October 26th.

Fall/Winter Uniform Reminder

Beginning Monday, November 2nd:
  • Gentlemen, please begin wearing khaki pants for your uniform.
  • Ladies, you may wear your uniform skirt or khaki pants.
For more information please review the NPX Uniform and Dress Code...

Picture Retakes – OCTOBER 27th

School Picture Retakes will take place on Tuesday, October 27th. Students will need to turn in their original pictures along with a new order form. New order forms have been sent home with each student.

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Fall High School Social Event

Save the date:

Our second High School Coffee House is scheduled for Friday, October 30, 7pm – 10pm
Theme: Happy Fall, Y'all!
Join us for an evening of fun activities and snacks bring a pumpkin to decorate. NPX High School students only.
RSVP invite will be sent out later this week

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Extra! Extra! Read all about it!

Journalism club is still looking for a few motivated, responsible, and organized high school students to serve as Managing Editors for JC staffers covering events for both the yearbook and our online news & literary blog, Acer. You must register for Journalism Club (in the office or online) and indicate your interest when you attend our meeting this Thursday, 10/8, 2nd lyceum, in room 504. 

Managing Editors 
  • Work with EICs to establish guidelines for content 
  • Generate & assign tasks to staffers
  • Track staff submissions and enforce deadlines
  • Work with staffers to revise and improve content
  • Work with EICs to evaluate and select final content
*Must be high school students in order to apply.
Managing Editors needed to oversee and delegate reporting duties to JC staffers, covering the following beats:
  • Academics/Art- Fine Arts Nights, classroom projects & events, etc.
  • Athletics- Games, practices, awards, teams, etc.
  • Clubs- Meetings, projects, & competitions
  • Gladiator Familiae- Familia Fridays, challenge days, field days
  • Student Life- Socials, off-campus activities, student/teacher profiles

Sunday, October 4, 2015

Fitness Challenge

Keep up the great work on the American Family Insurance High School Challenge
NPX is in 5th place for Tier 1 schools - Let's Go Gladiators!!

All you have to do is log your workouts with the MapMyFitness® app.

If we log the most workouts for our school we could win $20,000 of Under Armour® gear for our athletic teams!

Read more details about this challenge here... 

Athletics Update

Fall Sports are wrapping up, and Winter Sports are right around the corner. Specific schedules are forthcoming, but none of the teams will have tryouts before November 2nd. We will offer boys JV soccer for boys, and JV basketball for boys and girls at the high school level. Middle school Winter Sports are baseball, boys and girls soccer, and for the first time, we will have softball.