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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.

Staff Editorial: Departing schools display negative philosophy, cloudy reasoning

Staff Editorial: Departing schools display negative philosophy, cloudy reasoning

December 30, 2016

This past month, Lake Park High School, Wheaton North High School, Wheaton-Warrenville South High School and Glenbard ... Read more »

Central Times Editorial Policy 2016-2017

December 13, 2016

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Update as of 12/13/16 After the Central Times’ story “Freedom of Speech?” ran on the paper’s website, the online commenting section was hijacked by threats and obscenity. As a result, additions to the CT’s editorial policy have been made. Nothing will posted that contains the following: Obscenity Anythin... Read more »

Staff Editorial: The Chicago Cubs have won the World Series! Now what?

Staff Editorial: The Chicago Cubs have won the World Series! Now what?

CT Staff

November 15, 2016

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In no edition of the Central Times ever have we had this headline: The Cubs have won the World Series.... Read more »

The Spork: jack-of-all-trades or master-of-none?

The Spork: jack-of-all-trades or master-of-none?

November 25, 2015

As a staff we have decided to confront an issue that has loomed over mankind since the dawn of civ... Read more »

Students would gain world perspective from Globals Scholar Program

Students would gain world perspective from Globals Scholar Program

March 2, 2015

In our increasingly interconnected world, a global education is important: not only to make students aware of the ... Read more »

Social Media Editorial

Social Media Editorial

January 21, 2015

As teenagers, we  often have the desire to keep in touch with our  friends and classmates at all hours... Read more »

January Editorial

Central Times Staff

February 15, 2013

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Great tragedies often act as catalysts for great change. The Newtown shooting, the Virginia Tech shooting, the Aurora, Col. theater shooting and the Oak Creek, Wis. Sikh temple shooting are events that shake the foundations of public security and touch families all over the country. We, the editorial board of the Central Times,... Read more »

January 2012 Editorial: CT takes on our city’s growing drug issues

Yasmin Gentry, Managing Editor

January 31, 2012

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Any who denies the presence of drugs in this high school is a fool. It is this denial, this ignorance of the cold and harsh realities of an imperfect world, which allows Naperville to be so vulnerable when it comes to even starting a conversation about a growing epidemic. We, the Central Times editorial board, believe... Read more »

March 2011 Editorial: Communication policy on right track, needs more clarity

March 2011 Editorial: Communication policy on right track, needs more clarity

Emma Weissmann, Editor-In-Chief

March 22, 2011

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Imagine this as an internet conversation between two people: “Yo, When is dat Extra Credit due?... Read more »

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