Newark High School

Every Student, Every Day

NHS News

  • General news and notes:

    • Freshman Orientation is Tuesday, August 28 from 8:00-1:30 pm. Link Leaders should arrive by 7:30 am. 
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  • Summer office hours:

    • Main Office-Open daily from 8:30-3:00 pm
    • Athletic Office-Open daily from 8:30-2:30 pm
    • Nurses Office-Open Monday-Thursday from 8:00-1:00 pm starting July 9 and ending August 16
    • Counseling Office-Open daily from 8:30-2:30 pm
    • Summer School Office-Open Monday-Thursday, 7:45-2:00 pm
      • Call 315-332-3243 extension 2229 to talk with the principal (Ms. Marysa Cooper)
        • NHS Summer School classes run July 9-August 16 from 8:30-1:30 pm  
        • August Regents exam period: August 16-17
    • Permit/Capstone Office-Open from 8:30-10:30 am on July 2, 10, 17 and 25 and August 1, 15 and 22
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Mission and Vision

  • Our Mission and Vision

    We are a school community with deeply held hometown pride, committed to readying young people to be life-long learners with experiences aimed at continuously motivating us to hone our skills in the complex tasks of teaching and learning.
    Our community is devoted to providing supports for the aspirations of our adolescents as they mature into adults with ambitious plans for college and careers.

    embody the school values and impart confidence while providing an inviting classroom environment with clear expectations and specific academic and behavioral goals. Students embody the school values through intellectual and emotional perseverance. Families embody the school values while remaining actively involved as advocates for their children and supporters of the school programs and staff.
  • Staffing updates 2018-2019: This spring/summer will not be as busy as others given just a few staffing changes:

    • Retirements: Ms. Judy Shipp and Ms. Rene Sutton-Spike
    • Resignations: Ms. Brynne Sturge, Mr. Ryan Wagner, Ms. Caley Hallahan and Ms. Amanda Kessler
    • Long term substitute ending his term: Mr. Joe Feeney
    • Transfers to NHS: Ms. Judith Jasper (Special Education)
    • New hires: Mr. James Breithaupt (science), Mr. Dan Waldbillig (counselor), Ms. Shannon Walsh (mathematics), Mr. James Zeger (art pending Board appt.), Ms. Robyn Ross-Squirell (assistant principal), Ms. Kimberly Hasset (speech pending Board appt.), Mr. Thomas Babcock (special education pending Board appt.) and Ms. Jessica Locey (mathematics/businsess) 
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