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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

Naina Prasad
Naina Prasad is a Senior with 2016-17 being her second year on the Central Times Editorial Board. This year Naina is the Managing Editor. Her passions include women's empowerment, global economics, journalism, bollywood dance and spinach. She has won 2 national economic competitions with her team of fellow students and the summer of 2016 she attended the prestigious School for Ethics and Global Leadership. In the future she wishes to create a positive impact in the world for women in the field of education and economic through extensive policies and enforcement by the United Nations. She plans to develop a Global Education Policy which will set education standards for all educational institutions in every country in the world. "Even if I am a girl, even if people think I can't do it, I should not lose hope" - Malala Yousafzai Contact Information: Email: [email protected]

Naina Prasad, Managing Editor

May 20, 2017
Cursive a necessity to improve the mind (Story)
Apr 25, 2017
Does this make you uncomfortable? (Story)
Feb 27, 2017
Orchesis hosts first ever ‘So you Think You Can Dance’ event (Story)
Feb 12, 2017
ALIVE Center hosts Multicultural Market (Story)
Feb 12, 2017
Theatre Central director savors rehearsals for his final show (Story)
Feb 10, 2017
Maintain laws, implement stricter consequences (Story)
Dec 28, 2016
Special focus: three violations of freedom of speech (Story)
Dec 20, 2016
How to get through the last week of school before a break (Story)
Dec 06, 2016
BREAKING NEWS: Tainted gummy bears send Naperville North students to hospital (Story)
Nov 29, 2016
Comparisons: beneficial or harmful? (Story)
Nov 22, 2016
Get into the holiday spirit in 12 easy steps (Photo)
Nov 10, 2016
Heroic Music for Heroic Causes (Story)
Oct 28, 2016
Raffle to possibly be added to 4.0 awards (Story)
Feb 16, 2016
A brief history of terrorist attacks around the world (Story)
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