District News
A Call to College survey coming soon for Kindergarten, 3rd, 5th graders
Attention families of Kindergartners, Third and Fifth Graders! A Call to College, Newark City Schools’ non-profit partner program that promotes college/career awareness and provides college-related services wants your opinion. Expect a survey in the mail in mid-October. Families who complete and return this survey by the designated date will be entered into a gift card drawing for $25 of FREE gas. Over 100 gift cards will be awarded! 
Air Force JROTC Car Wash on Saturday
The Newark High School Air Force JROTC Booster Club is hosting a car wash from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 20, at the Walgreens on 21st Street. Donations will be accepted. 
Newark Orchestras Spaghetti Dinner set for Oct. 16
The annual Newark Orchestra Spaghetti Dinner and Silent Auction is scheduled for Oct. 16 in the Newark High School Commons. Tickets are available for this event for $10 and can be obtained starting 9/15/14 through any orchestra student or director or by calling (740) 670-7440. You can also order tickets through NOPA’s website at this link. 
Lockdown Procedures
Occasionally, some of our school buildings have to go under a lockdown due to a situation in the community or because of a threat involving the school. We wanted to share our lockdown procedures with parents so you will know what is going on during a lockdown, and why we take the precautions we do. You can find these procedures in the Parents drop-down menu, through this link or by clicking Read More. 
Fall Fun Festival to benefit French, Spanish trips Oct. 4
Newark High School is hosting a Fall Fun Festival from 2 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 4, at the Licking County YMCA. The festival will benefit the French and Spanish students going to France and Nicaragua, respectively later this school year. There will be activities, including bounce houses, and games, as well as food and beverages. Tickets are available for presale for $3. At the door, tickets will be $3 for children and $5 for adults.  In order to purchase tickets or if there are any questions, please contact Rebekah Estep (restep@laca.org) or Juli Porter (jrporter@laca.org) or they can be reached at the high school at 670-7400. 
NHS earns 2014 American Legion Auxiliary All American High School Award for Ohio
Newark High School recently earned the American Legion Auxiliary All American High School Award at the state level. The NHS Air Force JROTC competed in the American Legion Auxiliary All American High School Contest that led to the award. As part of the process, NHS proved its Americanism through the following ways: U.S. flag display; daily recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance; participation in the National Americanism Essay Contest; numerous presentations of the meaning of the Pledge of Allegiance; History of the U.S. Flag and flag etiquette; staff patriotic pride; and providing leadership in many patriotic community events.  
Upcoming Events
Citizen of the Month Luncheon
Fri Oct 10 2014
Board of Education Meeting
Mon Oct 13 2014
Fall Choir Concert
Wed Oct 15 2014
Late Arrival Day - 2 Hour Delay
Thu Oct 16 2014
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Newark, OH 43055
Phone: 740.670.7000
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