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  • October 16Join Spanish Club for a Taco Fiesta on Wednesday Oct. 18 in room 89A. Bring $3.

  • October 16All Prospective National Honor Society members should stop by room 313 on Thursday Oct. 19 to pick up results.

  • October 16The Choral Concert will be on Tuesday Oct. 17 at 7 p.m. in the auditorium.

  • October 16Multicultural Club will have its first meeting on Monday Oct. 23 at 7:05 a.m. in room 205.

  • September 30American Sign Language Club meets on Thursdays at 3:30 p.m. in room 105.

  • September 30BPA meets Thursdays at 7:15 a.m. in the INCubator room.

  • September 30Medical Club will meet on Friday, Oct. 13.

  • September 30JSA a political debate club meets on Thursdays after school in room 236.

  • September 30Yearbook Club meets on Thursday mornings in room 216.

  • September 30R41N, a no-cut K-Pop dance club meets Wednesdays from 3:30 to 4:30 outside of room 219.

  • September 30The Central Times meetings will be held on Tuesdays at 7:10 a.m. in room 218.

  • September 30Truth Seekers will meet on Fridays to discuss various topics.

  • 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 6The Boys Bowling team will have its preseason meeting on Monday Oct. 23 at 3:30 p.m. in room 41.

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

  • August 31Join the Central Times club meetings on Tuesday mornings at 7:15 in room 218

Football transfers make impressive debut

Football transfers make impressive debut

Megan Troke, Editorial Editor

October 4, 2017

Filed under News, Showcase, Sports

  Naperville Central’s varsity football team is off to an impressive start: 4-0 in the Dupage Valley Conference and ranked fourth in the Chicago ...

Central football jersey provider switches from Nike to Under Armour

Central football jersey provider switches from Nike to Under Armour

October 3, 2017

Central’s football team recently purchased new jerseys from Under Armour for the 2017 season. Before...

Female athlete of the year: Meridith Hannan

Female athlete of the year: Meridith Hannan

May 18, 2017

Meridith Hannan sits in a classroom, staring out the window. She almost speaks a few times, but trips...

Male athlete of the year: Christian Nussbaum

Male athlete of the year: Christian Nussbaum

May 17, 2017

This year’s Central Times male athlete of the year is Christian Nussbaum. Nussbaum, who is continuing ...

Calling all female coaches

Lexi Haskell, Editor-in-Chief

April 21, 2017

Filed under Columns, Full Court Press, Sports

After high school, my mom lacked the funds to pursue higher education so she attended COD while working two jobs. With two years of COD under her belt, she then decided to attend Indiana University where she got her bachelor’s degree in biology. Post-college, my mom worked as a chemist until she got pregnant with me, and s...

Despite losing seniors, Water Polo sets up for successful run after winning state

Despite losing seniors, Water Polo sets up for successful run after winning state

Drew Kanne and Zain Habib

April 20, 2017

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Fresh off a state title, Central’s water polo team has high expectations coming into the 2017 season. Th...

Varsity soccer’s upperclassman show leadership, and set examples for new teamates

Varsity soccer’s upperclassman show leadership, and set examples for new teamates

April 18, 2017

Being a senior athlete can demand to work at a higher level, whether it is with responsibility, leadership...

Tryouts cause stress, pressure for athletes

Yuna Lee, Staff writer

April 1, 2017

Filed under Sports

There are many events in a sports season that could stir up pressure and nervousness in an athlete. It could be an important game, conference or a tournament. But for many, one of the most nerve-wracking things of all is tryout week. As students anticipate their upcoming spring sport season, the pressure increases. For most...

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