North High School Prom theme is “In the Glamorous 20’s!” Prom is on Saturday, May 3rd from 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm at the Bright Grandview Golf Course Club House located at 2401 E. 29th Street, Des Moines. Tickets are $30 each or you can get two tickets for $50. Tickets will be sold at lunch … Read more »
Wednesday, April 23rd, we will be administering the A.C.T. college admissions test for FREE, to the 11th graders only. There is NO SCHOOL for 9th, 10th or 12th grades. On Thursday, April 24th, the 11th graders will NOT have school while we administer the Explore test to the 9th graders and the Plan test to … Read more »
Six Teen Poets to Represent Des Moines Congratulations to Susan Stacy (Hoover), Elhondra Brazzle (East), Leah Waughtal (North), Russhaun Johnson (North), Julio Delgadillo (North), and Bao Luong (North) for qualifying to represent Des Moines at the Brave New Voices Inter-national Youth Poetry Festival in Philadelphia this summer. (Photo courtesy of the North High Oracle)
Polar Bears Join Celebration at Findley 4/4/2014 The high school basketball season is over, but the North Polar Bears still make a positive impression on fans. In this case, Findley Elementary students. Findley PE teacher/North assistant coach Taylor Phipps invited the team to help celebrate the school’s positive behavior efforts with a discussion about being … Read more »
North students used a driving simulator to watch the effects of texting and driving on their ability to keep themselves, and others, safe. Some were surprised by the results. To read more about it and see photos of the experiment, click the picture.
Congratulations to the North High School Theater Arts program on a successful run of ”The Outsiders” in the North High Auditorium. The play focuses on two rival gangs, the Greasers and the Socials, and all of the misunderstandings and conflicts that arise. More than 20 students were involved with this production, both on stage and behind … Read more »