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Download the 2016 Graduation Program here
The program for Newark High School's 167th Commencement Ceremony is available online at this link. Take a look at the list of graduates and the many awards they are receiving. Please note that the list of graduates is not official, as due to printing deadlines, the program was created about a week before graduation. 
June board meeting changed to first Monday
The regular Newark Board of Education meeting for June has been changed to the first Monday of the month, Monday, June 6. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the Administrative Service Center, 621 Mount Vernon Road. 
Where is the Class of 2016 headed?
Graduates from the class of 2016 have been offered more than $1.8 million in scholarships, and 119 students have reported that they plan to attend post-secondary education options. Newark graduates are also headed into military service in each branch of the Armed Forces. To find out where our students are headed after graduation, click on "Read more" or click here. 
Registration still open: Free STEM Camp for students entering grades 4-9
The Newark City School District is offering its first weeklong, free STEM Camp from June 20 through June 24 this summer. The camp will allow students to explore coding, circuits, 3D printing, robotics and more. Registration forms, which can be downloaded here or found at any district building, are due to your building principal by the last day of school, May 26. The camp is being offered to students who will enter grades 4 through 9 in the fall of 2016. Students in grades 4-6 will attend from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.; students in grades 7-9 will attend from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. A free lunch will be available from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 
NHS Media students receive student media awards from OU-Z
Five Newark High School students have received Student Media Awards from Ohio University Zanesville. The students will receive their awards at a ceremony on Sat., May 21, and will have the opportunity to attend workshops through the college. The following students received awards: Madalyn Boucher, in Music Video; Brittney Mick, in Long form documentary and Long form narrative; and Jorden Tapia, Jacob Roberts and Robert Thomas, in Video Newscast. The student videos are available on YouTube at this link, alongside additional student projects that have been submitted to the Ohio Valley chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences student production awards. 
District, 3 schools receive ODE Momentum Award
The Newark City School District and three schools were awarded the inaugural Momentum Award by the Ohio Board of Education. Carson Elementary, Legend Elementary and Heritage Middle School joined the district in receiving the designation. The award is given to districts and schools that received straight A’s on every value-added measure included in state report carts. Statewide, only 165 schools — or about 4 percent — received the Momentum Award. 
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