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Weekly News, Feb. 1, 2016

Weekly News, Feb. 1, 2016

February 2, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase, Video

In this week's edition of Central Times' news update, Staff Photographer Jacek Kulak discusses deadlines for dropping a class and Mr NCHS. Check in on Mondays for the weekly news updates.

Weekly News: Jan. 25, 2016

Weekly News: Jan. 25, 2016

Jacek Kulak, jfkulak.ct@gmail.com
January 25, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase, Video

In this week's edition of Central Times' news update, Staff Photographer Jacek Kulak discusses link leader applications, club yearbook photos and job shadowing opportunities. Check in next Monday for the next weekly news update.

Weekly News: Jan. 18, 2016

Weekly News: Jan. 18, 2016

Jacek Kulak, jfkulak.ct@gmail.com
January 19, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase, Video

In this week's edition of Central Times' news update, Staff Photographer Jacek Kulak discusses counselor meetings, Martin Luther King, Jr. day and an announcement for alumni Arrowettes, among other items. Check in on Mondays for the weekly news updates. Questions? Concerns? Contact us at nchspaper.ct@gmail.com Music:... Read more »

District 203 receives PARCC test results

District 203 receives PARCC test results

Alison Pfaff, apfaff.ct@gmail.com
January 6, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Naperville Central’s Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) results have been sent home to all current sophomores who participated in the test last March. The results consist of two assessments: English Language Arts (ELA) and Math. The test was taken to assess studen... Read more »

Central Football releases statement in solidarity with coach, FFRF responds

Central Football releases statement in solidarity with coach, FFRF responds

Sahi Padmanabhan, spadmanabhan.ct@gmail.com
December 11, 2015
Filed under News, Showcase

Naperville Central Football released a statement today in solidarity with Head Coach Mike Stine concerning the complaint over a pregame prayer depicted in a picture taken by David Neesley. The football team's statement is as follows: "We, as a football team and a family, give Coach Stine our full su... Read more »

Activist group files complaint against District 203 over ‘coach-led pregame prayer’

Activist group files complaint against District 203 over ‘coach-led pregame prayer’

Sahi Padmanabhan, spadmanabhan.ct@gmail.com
December 10, 2015
Filed under News, Showcase

A website photo featuring Naperville Central's football team huddled in what seemed like a position of prayer has sparked a third-party complaint against District 203. The Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF) filed the complaint against the district on Dec. 8, alleging a "serious and flagrant violation... Read more »

Operation Gratitude gives Central students chance to correspond with members of the U.S. military

Operation Gratitude gives Central students chance to correspond with members of the U.S. military

Neya Thanikachalam, nthanikachalam.ct@gmail.com
December 1, 2015
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Laura Starke, Communication Arts teacher and Junior Statesmen of America (JSA) sponsor at Naperville Central, has arranged for the mailing of approximately 250 notes to active military personnel and veterans. Students had a choice to write to a new recruit, a deployed soldier or a veteran. “[We... Read more »

Neighborhood lockdown disrupts several 203 schools

Neighborhood lockdown disrupts several 203 schools

Emily Ware, eware.ct@gmail.com
November 17, 2015
Filed under News

On Thursday around 11:00 a.m., Naperville police received a call from a local resident stating that a currently unidentified man was refusing to exit his house on Phaeton Court in the Naper Carriage Hill subdivision of southeast Naperville. Police arrived at the scene, along with a SWAT team, the fire de... Read more »

Bridge Communities Hosts 12th Annual Sleep Out Saturday, Families Shares Stories

Bridge Communities Hosts 12th Annual Sleep Out Saturday, Families Shares Stories

Angelena Sichelski, asichelski.ct@gmail.com
November 16, 2015
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News, Showcase

On Saturday, Nov. 7, Bridge Communities held its 12th annual Sleep Out Saturday Kickoff Concert in Glen Ellyn. Sleep Out Saturday is a charity event that helps raise money for homeless families to get back on their feet. Since 2004, Bridge Communities has raised over one million dollars for thes... Read more »