North High School

SchoolDistrict 622

NORTH HIGH ANNOUNCEMENTS

FRIDAY, JANUARY  13, 2017

UPCOMING EVENTS FOR JANUARY

Spirit Days for the week of Jan, 16 - 20
Monday: No School
Tuesday: USA Day
Wednesday: Jersey Day
Thursday: Black and White Day
Friday: Fancy Friday
 
Snodaze Semi-Formal Dance
Date: Jan. 21 from 8 - 11 om
Location: Holiday Inn East (corner of McKnight and I94)
Theme: Masquerade (but you don't need a mask to come!)
Tickets: $15 (Deal day price from Jan 11-13 is 2 $25 or $13 each - sold during lunch) 
Chaperones needed: If your parents chaperone you will get one free ticket to the dance. We would greatly appreciate any help! Contact Jody Murphy at jmurphy@isd622.org if you are able to chaperone.
 
Jan 19: Show Choir Auditions All students interested in auditioning for show choir, please see Mrs. Sorensen in Rm. 281 to pick up audition music and forms.  Auditions are next Thursday, Jan. 19 after school in the choir room.
The Northern Lights Show Choir had their first Show Choir Competition on Saturday, and came home with a third place trophy and Best Combo.  Way to go!!

Jan 27 deadline: Annual Parent Survey Now Open! The annual district-wide parent survey is open now through the end of January. Your help is greatly appreciated. If you’re the parent of a 622 student, you’re welcome to take the survey by clicking HERE. Thank you for your time.


NOTES FROM THE ACTIVITIES DEPARTMENT

Congratulations to MSHSL Triple A Winners Seniors Jake Kubiatowicz  and Lauryn Smith! Go Polars!


Attention Students!  Come support Girls Varsity Basketball on Friday Jan 13th @ 7 pm vs Henry Sibley.  Student appreciation night, come to the game and get entered for a chance to win Beats Headset. Go Polars!!


Attention all Winter Athletes:  New Procedure for getting your Winter Athletic Pass. They are now available in the Athletic Office.  In order to get your pass, you must bring your current North High ID.  If you do not have an ID, they are available in the Polar House for $5.00.


Boys Lacrosse Meeting - January 19th Room 114 right after school.  Meet the new coach and all the information for the upcoming season.


Click here for the latest schedule

 

ACTIVITIES FOR TODAY
 
Time Event Details
4:00pm Basketball:Girls 9 Game  vs. Henry Sibley @ North High School - N. St. Paul
5:30pm Basketball:Girls JV Game  vs. Henry Sibley @ North High School - N. St. Paul
7:00pm Basketball:Girls Varsity Game  vs. Henry Sibley @ North High School - N. St. Paul
 
 
NOTES FROM THE ATTENDANCE OFFICE
 
Attendance Line:  651-748-6190.  

Reporting Absences - Absences should be reported by 7:30 a.m.  The reason for the absence must be stated.  If the reason is not stated, the absence will be unexcused.  Absences that are not reported by a parent or guardian will be considered truant.  The attendance line is open 24 hours a day therefore parents and guardians can leave a message any time.

Late Arrival - Students arriving late must sign in at the Welcome Desk. Parents/guardians must notify the school of late arrivals by calling the attendance line by 7:30 am or sending a note with the student. Late arrivals will be considered truant if a parent does not notify the school or state the reason for the late arrival.

Early Release - Students that need to leave early must bring a note signed by a parent or guardian to the Welcome Desk prior to 2nd period.  The note must state the reason for the early release and the time of release.  If the reason is not stated, the absence will be unexcused.  Students that become ill during the school day must go to the nurse's office before they are released to go home.

Planned Absences - In the case of planned absences of three or more days, students are to bring a note signed by a parent or guardian to the Welcome Desk.  The note should state the dates of absences and the reason for the absence.  Students will be issued an Extended Absence Form which is to be signed by each teacher.

If you have any questions regarding attendance procedures, please feel free to call the Attendance Secretary at 651-748-6067.


NOTES FROM GUIDANCE DEPARTMENT

SAVE THE DATE! Wednesday, March 22

 
North is hosting a FREE Minnesota Education Fair on Wednesday, March 22nd from 5pm-7pm in the Gym. Visit with reps from 120+ reps from colleges, universities, community colleges, tech schools, military organizations, and specialty schools. To see a complete list of schools, visit http://mn-acac.org/.

Pre-register at www.gotocollegefairs.com.


NOTES FROM TEACHERS

ATTN: SENIOR PARENTS

The yearbook is accepting baby advertisements until FEB 15th.  Spots are filling up fast so get yours in ASAP to be a part of this wonderful North High Tradition!!!!  Form Attached.  Contact Mr. Reynolds with any questions!​


February 10 - 4th Annual Festival of Cultures at North - We are still looking for students to get involved in planning this event and representing your culture! Please sign up for info outside room 127. The 4th annual Festival of Cultures will be on February 10, 2017 5-7:30 pm. Come and enjoy free food, cultural displays and entertainment put on by our North High community of students.

ALL NIGHT SENIOR PARTY

ATTENTION ALL SENIORS!
VOLUNTEER TO RAISE FUNDS FOR YOUR END OF YEAR PARTY!

Getting Cold for the Party!
Volunteer to be a POLAR PLUNGER who will jump in Forest Lake on Saturday, February, 25th, 2017.
All proceeds fund the year end Senior All Night Party. Fill out the registration form and waiver & turn it into the Welcome Desk. A personal funding webpage will be created for you. Invite family and friends to sponsor you! Each POLAR PLUNGER is asked to raise a minimum of $75.

Hot tubs, photos, t-shirts and fun will be waiting for you after your PLUNGE for the PARTY on Saturday, Feb. 25th.
Each Senior who volunteers will be entered into a special party raffle to win a PRIZE.
 
Your registration is due FEB 1st. Register at http://www.firstgiving.com/team/339878 
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