Student Body News 4-15-19

15 Apr Student Body News 4-15-19

Monday, April 15, 2019

The rowing team had its first races of the season this weekend in a scrimmage against Spring Lake and Cranbrook Academies of Detroit. We won 9 out of 10 races. Congratulations on a great start to the season!

Do like to argue? Would you like to show off how smart you are? Does participating in an activity that can earn you a college scholarship at 9 different universities in Michigan sound good? If you answered “YES” to any of these questions, you should come to a brief meeting about the Debate Team right after school TODAY in Mr. Thrall’s room 1229. Please see Mr. Thrall by tomorrow if you can’t make it, but are still interested.

Auditions will be held after school TODAY for the “Student Directed One Act Plays” in the Performing Arts Center. Directors are Sean Huizing, Tia Hawkes, and Hailey Briggs. Performance date is May 4th at 7:30 PM.

Any student who would still like to audition for ADVANCED THEATRE ARTS should contact Mrs. Hoffman at

A.P. testing final payment is due in the Guidance office by Thursday, April 25th.

ATTENTION SENIORS: The counseling office is offering a college application workshop before the May 1st deadline. The workshop dates are TOMORROW during 2nd hour and Friday during 5th hour in the Guidance office. Be sure to have your Social Security number with you. Sign up in the counseling office if you are interested; you must get your classroom teachers approval.

ATTENTION NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY MEMBERS: Plan to attend our meeting this Wednesday at 7:15 AM in the PAC. Attendance is mandatory.

More people are needed to sign up for this Wednesday’s SADD blood drive. Please come to sign up in Mr. Burba’s room to give the gift of life. SADD members! Help is needed to bring in food this Wednesday for the blood drive. Please sign up in Mr. Burba’s room. Thank you for your help.

The annual NV Bass Club Kick-off meeting will be held this Wednesday, from 5:30 to 7:30 PM at Highlands gym. It is open for all 7th through 12th graders interested in learning more about what we do in the Bass club. Please encourage your parents to attend as well. The 2018 Grand Rapids Bass League Champions will also be there and we will have a knot tying table, a casting area, and will help you learn more about Bass fishing.

The Marines will visit during lunches this Thursday.

Boys bowling team members, please stop by the athletic office to pick up a conference championship photo.


• Seniors! If you did not pick up your cap/gown and graduation products order from Josten’s, please stop by the Main Office to see Ms. Charland. Balances owed must be paid in full with cash (exact amount, please) or money order. Thank you!

• Attention Seniors! Please be sure you return all Textbooks or pay any book fines for missing or damaged books before Graduation. These materials MUST be returned/paid for in the Media before you leave. Thank you!

• Seniors! The “official” Class of 2019 T Shirt is on sale NOW for ONLY $12.00! The design has a vintage feel to go along with the Class Song – Good Old Days on the front & the back features every graduates name. This shirt will only be offered as short sleeve, red and white, S-XL (2X is available for $14). Payment is by cash or check only (made out to 2019 SANP), or you can order online at All orders are due by April 24th, and pick up for online sales and in-school sales is April 30th at North East Print House, 4300 Plainfield Ave NE Suite A, Grand Rapids, MI 49525.

• Seniors! Your last day is Tuesday, May 14th with exams scheduled for the rest of the week as follows:
 Wednesday, May 15th 5th and 6th hour Exams
 Thursday, May 16th 3rd and 4th hour Exams
 Friday, May 17th 1st and 2nd hour Exams

West Oakview needs your help! They are in need of volunteers for their West Fest Carnival on Thursday, April 25th from 5:30 8:00 PM. The sooner you can sign up the better so that they can plan accordingly. Please use the link below to sign up:

• After school CATS on Thursday, May 2nd is in the Writing Lab.

DATE: APRIL 15, 2019

CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY: is hosting their 3-day “Leadership Camp” in May for seniors who have been admitted to CMU for this fall. For more information and to register, visit Space is limited. Deadline to apply is Apr. 19th.

LAWRENCE TECH UNIVERSITY SUMMER CAMPS: is offering a variety of summer camps for students interested in engineering, technology, design and science. Visit for more information.

UNIVERSITY OF DAYTON: has three exciting residential engineering summer camps for high school students. Visit,, or for more information.

MICHIGAN TECH’S SUMMER YOUTH PROGRAMS: offers a variety of exciting hands-on explorations for students. Over 50 explorations in everything from aviation to forensic science, photography to engineering technology, and many branches of STEM in between. For more information visit


FREE ASVAB PREP COURSE: is available through Naviance for 10th-12th grade students considering a career in the military. This course will help students prepare for the ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) so they can earn the score they want. Stop in the Guidance office for additional information.

CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY: is hosting their “Golden Eagle Days” on Fridays. For more information and to register, visit

The Talk & Tour Series is an evening career exploration program designed to increase awareness of diverse careers available in high demand career sectors.
Through an informal “talk show style” format, a panel of professionals in select industries will share their own career path, the inside scoop on what their jobs are really like, along with their perspective on what you can do to prepare for a career that interests you. This is your chance to ask questions, get valuable career information and take an action step in figuring out your own career direction. A tour of the host site will be provided, with a special focus on seeing the latest technology and innovation happening in the workplace. Each month a new industry/segment/topic will be highlighted.
Parents/guardians are encouraged to attend the Talk & Tour event with their student!
All Talk & Tour events are scheduled from 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM unless otherwise specified.
Light refreshments will be served.

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.

Rippon College Tue., Apr. 23rd 8:30am

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

Students can find all current job posting information on the bulletin board outside the media center.

Dunhill Tuxedos: is now hiring at 5355 Northland Dr. is looking for social, energetic, charismatic, and hard-working individuals who can fill our prom consultant positions. To apply for the position you can either stop into any of our Grand Rapids locations or email us your resume at or call us at (616) 365 -2912.

DJ’S Landscape: is now hiring. Full and part time positions are available. Call 616-871-6908 to apply. See the Job Opportunities board next to the Media Center for more information.

LOWE’S: is now hiring. Flexible hours See the Job Opportunities board next to the Media Center for more information.

IHOP: is now hiring. Visit to apply.

Want to be a lifeguard? It’s a technically challenging job requiring responsibility and professionalism, but offers flexible part time scheduling or seasonal work. An American Red Cross lifeguard training class is being offered at the Northview Aquatic Center in March, just in time to apply for that summer job! You must be 15 years old by the last day of class, as well as demonstrate pre-requisite skills, which include the ability to swim 300 yards continuously, demonstrating breath control & rhythmic breathing. Stop by the pool or email Suann at for more information.

Taco Boy: 3475 Plainfield Ave. is now hiring. Flexible hours, competitive wage, start immediately and GRCC scholarship available. Apply in person.

Medawar Jewelers: is looking for help to assist with cleaning and general organizing throughout the store. Contact Paul Medawar or Jennifer at 616-363-4902 for more information.

Aldersgate Center for Child Development: is currently hiring a part-time supervisor for school age children. Hours needed are from 3:00-6:00pm, Mon.-Fri. Applicant must be 18 years old. See the job opportunities bulletin board next to the media center for more information.

Porter Hills Village: 3600 E. Fulton St. is currently hiring for Dining Servers/Waitstaff. Part time/flexible hours. See the job opportunities bulletin board next to the media center for more information.

Jet’s Pizza: 5150 Northland Dr. Flexible hours 10-25 per week. Hiring for Pizza Prep, Cashiers, Delivery Drivers. Applications available at the store location. See the job opportunities bulletin board next to the media center for more information.

Chuck E. Cheese’s: flexible hours. See the job opportunities bulletin board next to the media center for more information.