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  • December 6JKB gift card collection for Ronald McDonald House. Drop off during lunches on Tues. & Thurs. in café or rm 203.

  • December 6Link Leader yearbook photos on Wed, Dec. 7th during your lunch. Meet by the attendance office.

  • December 6Netflix Club will meet Thurs. after school in rm. 42 to watch Disney movies.

  • December 6JSA a political debate club meets on Thursdays after school in room 236.

  • December 6There will be a girls softball informational meeting Tuesday at 7:20am in room 301.

  • December 6There will be a yearbook informational meeting in room 216 Tuesday before OR after school in rm 216.

  • December 6Senior Panoramic Photo Wed, Dec. 14th 2nd hour in main gym. Order forms available next week at senior exits & Activities.

  • December 6Spring Musical, the Addams Family, auditions & informational workshop on Mon, Dec.12th in the choir room from 3:30-4pm.

  • December 6Truth Seekers meets Friday after school in room 207. This is wild card Friday, so bring your own topic.

  • December 6Theatre Central will meet this Wednesday after school in the auditorium.

  • December 6GEMS will meet Thursday after school in rm. 34. Ms. Eier will talk about engineering at Molex.

  • December 6Freshman, join your Link Leaders' “Cocoa & Cram” sessions on Thurs. & next Tues. Meet outside of rm 100.

  • December 6Join Mickey Mouse Club before school thru Wednesday in rm. 221 to watch Lilo and Stitch.

  • December 6Spanish Club will watch Elf on Tuesday after school in room 102. Bring a snack to share.

  • December 6NCHS Show Choir Audition Workshops will be Friday, Dec. 16th 3:30-6pm and Monday, Dec. 19th 3:30-5pm in the Choir Room.

  • December 5Holiday Spirit Week – 12th-16th, Mon: Pj Day, Tues: White Out, Wed: Tacky Sweater Day, Thurs: Scarf & Socks, Fri: Candy Cane Day

  • December 5TC presents Junie B. Jones in “Jingle Bells Batman Smells” Thurs. 7:30pm and Fri. and Sat. at 8pm. Tickets $5.00 each.

  • December 5Holiday Toy Drive ends Dec. 13th. Drop off new toys valued at $10 - $20 in Activities, Main Office, or the Leaning Commons.

  • College Bound: Laddie Skarecky
  • College Bound: Phillip Sajaev
  • College Bound: Maggie Hillman
  • Dear Mr. President…
  • Standing up to the order: Huda and Kifah Alsharifi
  • College Bound: Laddie Skarecky
    Sports

    College Bound: Laddie Skarecky

    Lexi Haskell, Editor-in-Chief

    March 20, 2017

    Senior Laddie Skarecky committed to Valparaiso University for football in January. A brief version of this interview was run in CT's March issue.   Central Times: When did you start playing football? Laddie Skarecky: Second grade [in the] NYFL. CT: Did you pl...

    Art by Lexi Haskell, photo courtesy of Laddie Skarecky

  • College Bound: Phillip Sajaev
    Sports

    College Bound: Phillip Sajaev

    Lexi Haskell, Editor-in-Chief

    March 20, 2017

    Senior Phillip Sajaev committed to the University of Pennsylvania early in his senior year to swim. A brief version of this interview was run in CT's March issue.   Central Times: How many years have you swam? Phillip Sajaev: Competitively, since I was four. CT...

    Art by Lexi Haskell, photo from the Naperville Sun

  • College Bound: Maggie Hillman
    Sports

    College Bound: Maggie Hillman

    Lexi Haskell, Editor-in-Chief

    March 20, 2017

    Senior Maggie Hillman committed to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign two and a half years ago for soccer. A brief version of this interview was run in CT's March issue.   Central Times: How many years have you played soccer? Maggie Hillman: Since I was six ...

    Art by Lexi Haskell, photo courtesy of Maggie Hillman

  • Dear Mr. President…
    Features

    Dear Mr. President…

    March 17, 2017

        Dear Mr. President, Do some good for America like you say you are. Sincerely, Sandra Bjerga, senior   Dear Mr. President, I would like to thank you for sticking to the promises you made during the campaign trail. I may not agree with all of them but it is truly rare these days for a po...

  • Standing up to the order: Huda and Kifah Alsharifi
    Profile

    Standing up to the order: Huda and Kifah Alsharifi

    Neya Thanikachalam, Editorial Editor

    March 7, 2017

    On Sept. 11, 2001, Kifah Alsharifi, the only Middle Eastern employee of the City of Naperville, stood outside, mourning with those who had lost their beloved during the attacks. At the time, Kifah had been living in Naperville for about two years. After he went back to his...

LIFE Club hosts Day of the Girl event at WAR Chest

LIFE Club hosts Day of the Girl event at WAR Chest

Neya Thanikachalam, Staff Writer

March 25No Comments

Unique cultures, from both America and abroad, to be featured in Multicultural Show

March 24

Executive Orders: Separating fact from fiction

March 6

District 203 a safe place, administrators say

March 5

Teachers use politics to educate students

March 4

The students speak: Central’s opinion of President Trump

The students speak: Central’s opinion of President Trump

March 4

Neil Gorsuch nominated for Supreme Court

Neil Gorsuch nominated for Supreme Court

March 2

Betsy DeVos sworn in as Secretary of Education

Betsy DeVos sworn in as Secretary of Education

February 28

Orchesis hosts first ever ‘So you Think You Can Dance’ event

Orchesis hosts first ever ‘So you Think You Can Dance’ event

February 27

2017 Winter Dance recap

2017 Winter Dance recap

February 14

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Almost 30 college-bound athletes in the Class of 2017

Lexi Haskell, Editor-in-Chief

March 20No Comments

College Bound: Laddie Skarecky

College Bound: Laddie Skarecky

March 20

College Bound: Phillip Sajaev

College Bound: Phillip Sajaev

March 20

College Bound: Maggie Hillman

College Bound: Maggie Hillman

March 20

Professional athletes part of long-standing tradition of using platforms for politics

Professional athletes part of long-standing tradition of using platforms for politics

March 7

Scorecard: Diversity

Scorecard: Diversity

March 5

Students find common ground in sports

March 4

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Dear Mr. President…

Dear Mr. President…

March 17No Comments

5 Steps from refugee to citizen

March 8

Scorecard: Diversity

Scorecard: Diversity

March 5

Marches that left an impact

Marches that left an impact

March 1

Crying

Crying

February 11

Helicopter Parenting

Helicopter Parenting

February 8

A History in Chocolate

A History in Chocolate

January 23

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Standing up to the order: Huda and Kifah Alsharifi

Standing up to the order: Huda and Kifah Alsharifi

Neya Thanikachalam, Editorial Editor

March 7No Comments

Club of the Month: Special Spaces

Club of the Month: Special Spaces

February 13

Athletic Hall of Fame 2017: Joe Bunge

January 31

Athletic Hall of Fame 2017: Ed Sieben

Athletic Hall of Fame 2017: Ed Sieben

January 31

Athletic Hall of Fame 2017: Jessica Yanz

Athletic Hall of Fame 2017: Jessica Yanz

January 31

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Naperville Central High School's award-winning newspaper.
Naperville Central High School's award-winning newspaper.