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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.

Basketball, track lack facility space, make adjustments

Basketball, track lack facility space, make adjustments

Neya Thanikachalam, Editorial Editor

February 13, 2017

Filed under Showcase, Sports

At Naperville Central, basketball is the only sport where both the girls and boys teams play during t... Read more »

Gymnasts step up, performing well throughout season

Gymnasts step up, performing well throughout season

February 11, 2017

The girls gymnastics team has managed to remain competitive despite large numbers of varsity injuries.... Read more »

Special Olympics bowling doesn’t spare competitiveness

Julie Park, Communications Manager, Profiles Editor

February 9, 2017

Filed under Sports

For many of the athletes in the Adapted Program at Central, Special Olympics bowling is their moment to shine. Every Thursday from 5:30-6:45 p.m., the athletes and their peers meet at Bowlero in Naperville to build relationships and ultimately prepare for their upcoming competitions later in the year. Coach Anna Maut... Read more »

Photo Gallery: Boys basketball defeated by Naperville North

Photo Gallery: Boys basketball defeated by Naperville North

January 13, 2017

On Friday, Jan. 13, the boys basketball team was defeated 41-35 by Naperville North. This year's game... Read more »

Homeschooled athletes discuss playing sports at Central, examine rules that must be met to compete

Homeschooled athletes discuss playing sports at Central, examine rules that must be met to compete

December 29, 2016

“I really never thought about it until my mom and dad said I should go try out and play a high scho... Read more »

Cutting weight: just a part of the sport

Julie Park, Profiles Editor, Communications Manager

December 26, 2016

Filed under Sports

For some boys at Central, wrestling season means a whole new lifestyle of dedication with workouts 45 minutes before school, two hours after school and four to six hours on the weekends while making wise choices to make weight. Sophomore Luke Russell is aware of the daily challenges that he must overcome. “[The sport]... Read more »

Who’s to blame?

Lexi Haskell, Editor-in-Chief

December 25, 2016

Filed under Columns, Full Court Press, Sports

Over my two (going on three) years writing this column, I have discussed many social issues relating to sports. From domestic abuse to blatant sexism, the sports world is not perfect. Yet, despite this, America still gathers faithfully around the television to watch sports. We all know that athletes are often the perpetrators of crimes, ... Read more »

Camryn Graff, senior Arrowette, strives for greatness, takes on responsibility of captain

Camryn Graff, senior Arrowette, strives for greatness, takes on responsibility of captain

December 10, 2016

Recently, the Poms team made their first stop on their Road to State by placing fourth at sectionals.... Read more »

The road to becoming a sport: lacrosse

The road to becoming a sport: lacrosse

December 4, 2016

Beginning this season, boys' and girls' lacrosse will be an official sport in the lllinois High Scho... Read more »

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