NV “BLACKOUT” Pedriatric event 2017!

The annual Blackout Pediatric football game will be October 6.  Blackout t-shirts will be available in all buildings on August 22.  T-shirts will also be sold before our district PD on August 22.  The 2017 design is attached to this email.
THANK YOU for supporting the Pediatric Oncology Resource Team at the Helen Devos Children’s Hospital!
Short sleeve YM- Adult XL $10
                   2XL-3XL $12
Long Sleeve SM-XL $18
                   2XL-3XL $20



Student Orientation 2017

STUDENT ORIENTATION

MONDAY,  AUGUST 21ST

Students are invited to pick up their class schedule and have their picture taken (including seniors) onMonday, August 21st. 

NOTE:  Students are asked to follow the class schedule listed below and enter at the auditorium entrance of the building.

SENIORS 12:00-1:30pm 

JUNIORS 1:30-3:00pm 

SOPHOMORES 3:00-4:30pm 

FRESHMAN 4:30-6:00pm




New: RESIDENT Bus Registration for 2017-18

NORTHVIEW RESIDENTS: You MUST Sign Up your Child for School Busing for 2017-18

If you are a Northview resident and want your child transported by the Northview Transportation Department for the upcoming school year, you must register using our new online registration system.  Whether your student rode the bus in the past or is new to the district, please sign up BELOW.  For transportation registrations submitted by August 1, 2017, routing information will be shared with the family by mid-August.  If you have any questions, please contact the Transportation Department at 616 361 3480.

 

Transportation Letter to Families Summer 2017




Connecting with Northview

Please join us for a focused discussion on how well Northview is connecting as a diverse learning community.

DETAILS:  Connecting with Northview




May 2 VOTE RESULT: YES

YES was the result!  Thank you to all the Kent ISD residents voting to support the students at Northview.  The Strong Schools, Strong Communities enhancement millage passed 39,996 YES to 34,193 NO on May 2, 2017.  As we believe in Northview:  People working together toward common goals can accomplish anything.

 

May 2 is the day!  Local school districts, including Northview, are seeking an enhancement millage to help close funding gaps. Learn more about this proposal that will be on the ballot on May 2, 2017 by checking out the documents/websites below.  We will be adding items as they are released between March and May 2, 2017.  100% of all funds generated by this millage proposal will go to our local schools to maintain existing programs and improve services offered to students.  If you have questions, concerns or thoughts, please contact our Superintendent Scott Korpak at 616.363-6861 or skorpak@nvps.net.

EVERY VOTE COUNTS

♦ Superintendent’s Letter to Parents on April 26, 2017

CHECK OUT THIS GREAT WOOD-TV STORY REPORT

♦ CHECK OUT THIS GREAT INFORMATIONAL VIDEO!

♦  Superintendent’s Letter May 2017 Northview News

♦  Superintendent’s Letter April 2017 Northview News

♦  Superintendent’s Letter to Northview Families Week of 3.6.17

♦  Frequently Asked Questions about the Millage Vote 3.6.17

♦  Strong Schools, Strong Communities Flyer 3.17

♦  Superintendent’s Letter to Parents Regarding Voter Registration & Absent Ballots 3.17

♦  Below is a link to the Strong Schools, Strong Communities website at Kent ISD

 




1st Day of School for 2017-18

The first day of school for Northview for the 2017-18 school year will be Monday, August 28, 2017.  The ENTIRE school year calendar will be published at a later point in time (after teacher contract negotiations).

2017-18 Calendar Superintendent’s Letter to Parents




Student Body News 3-3-17

STUDENT BODY ANNOUNCEMENTS
FRIDAY, MARCH 3, 2017

NEW

Congratulations to the JV boys basketball team who finished off their season with a solid 57-38 win over Greenville last night. Ethan Klaiss led the team win scoring with 14 points. Congrats to the whole team for a great defensive effort.

The boys varsity basketball team defeated Greenville last night 50-43 to finish their regular season. Paul Castle led the team with 10 points. The team finished 9-11 and 6-6 in the OK White Conference. For the tournament next week, Northview drew a bye in the first round of districts and will play the winner of Greenville and Lowell 5:30 PM on Wednesday at Rockford.

ENGLISH DEPARTMENT TRIP TO EUROP THIS SUMMER: If you are still interested in going to the Southern Mediterranean Coast in June, please stop by and see Mrs. Steelman TODAY for information.

A reminder to any JV or Varsity boys golf candidates, that indoor hitting times are open TODAY after school. Stop in Mr. Tull’s room to reserve a spot.

Applications for the KCTC Criminal Justice program are due by 2:30 PM TODAY in the guidance office.

Thursday, April 18th is the last blood drive of the school year! This is the chance to begin donating or to finish out your high school year by giving the gift of life. If you are 16 you can begin to donate; you will need to get a sheet from Mr. Burba when you sign up. We are beginning sign-ups in Mr. Burba’s room from now until the drive. Let’s break the record of 161 sign-ins and 107 pints of blood.

Attention all National Honor Society members: There is a meeting next Wednesday, March 8th at 7:25 AM in the PAC.

DYP members will have one last practice next Wednesday, March 8th during third hour in the Collaboration Room.

Attention WAVE members: We will have a quick meeting next Thursday, March 9th at 2:45 PM in the Collaboration Room. See you there!

Kent Career Tech Center is hosting an Open House next Thursday, March 9th from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. This is an excellent opportunity to explore the various programs KCTC has to offer.

Reminder DYP members: Upcoming presentations will be on Friday, March 10th at Crossroads. We ask that you arrive at Crossroads by 7:20 AM to go over a few things before we begin. See you there!

North Oakview is looking for volunteers to help with their Family Fun night on Friday, March 24 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM. The fun night will be held at the high school. Any student that is interested please email Principal Cotter at North Oakview (tcotter@nvps.net)

Applications are now available in the guidance office for 10th and 11th grade students interested in attending KCTC next year. Deadline to apply is Friday, March 24th.

Don’t forget to check out the Guidance department announcements throughout the year for various opportunities for students including college programs and visits, job opportunities and more!

GUIDANCE DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCEMENTS
DATE: MARCH 3, 2017

MICHIGAN TECH UNIVERSITY: is hosting “Women in Computing” visit day on Fri., Mar. 31st from 9:00am-5:00pm. Register at http://www.mtu.edu/admissions/computing/ or call 1-888-688-1885.

LAWRENECE TECH UNIVERSITY: is hosting their Exploration Day on Fri., Mar. 24th from 8:00am-1:00pm. Register by Mar. 17th at www.explorationday.ltu.edu

AQUINAS COLLEGE: is hosting “Fine Arts AQDay” on Fri., Mar. 17th from 8:30am-2:00pm. Register by Mar. 13th at www.aquinas.edu/fad or 616-632-2900.

KENT ISD’S HEALTH SCIENCES EARLY COLLEGE ACADEMY: is hosting an OPEN HOUSE on Tue., Mar. 14th from 5:30-7:00pm for 10th and 11th grade students. The event will take place at the Grand Rapids Downtown Market, 435 Ionia St. This is an excellent opportunity for students interested in a health care profession.

GRAND RAPIDS COMMUNITY COLLEGE: is hosting their SPRING OPEN HOUSE on Sat., Mar. 25th from 10:00am-1:00pm at the Wisner-Bottrall Applied Tech Center. For more information, visit www.grcc.edu/openhouse

KENT CAREER TECH CENTER: is hosting an OPEN HOUSE on Thu., Mar. 9th from 5:00-7:00pm. This is an excellent opportunity to explore the various programs KCTC has to offer.

KCTC 2017-18 CRIMINAL JUSTICE APPLICATIONS: are now available in the Guidance office. Application deadline is Mar. 3rd.

KENT ISD TALK AND TOUR SERIES: This is an opportunity for students (grades 6-12) and their families to explore future career options by visiting an industry location and engaging with professionals through a panel presentation and brief tour. Visit http://www.kentisdcareerreadiness.com/talk–tour-career-series.html for a complete list of businesses and dates or stop in the guidance office for more information.

CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY: Leadership Camp from May 14-16 or May 19-21. Admitted seniors for the fall of 2017 should visit www.cmich.edu/Lcamp for more information. Deadline to apply is Mar. 15th.

GRAND RAPIDS COMMUNITY COLLEGE: is hosting a Performing and Fine Arts Preview Night on Wed., Mar. 15th at 6:00pm. RSVP at www.grcc.edu/preview

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
Students can find a current list of scholarships on their Family Connection (Naviance) account.
COLLEGE REPRESENTATIVES

COLLEGE REPRESENTATIVES: visit Northview High School throughout the school year. These are excellent opportunities for students to learn more about college’s admissions process and other general information. To find a current list and to sign-up to attend a visit, students need to sign into their Naviance/Family Connection account or see the guidance department announcements.