Archive for February, 2017
February 28th, 2017

North High School is holding their annual Pops Concert on Tuesday,March 7th at 7:00 pm in the Auditorium. NHS Band and Orchestra students are performing that evening.


February 27th, 2017

Polar Bear Gala “Encore” date is set for Saturday, March 25, 2017. It will be held at the Downtown Marriott from 6:00pm-10:00pm. You can check out the details on the website-WWW.POLARBEARGALA.COM, #PBGALA17 Phone: 515-242-7218


February 21st, 2017

  On Thursday March 2nd, North will host “Northside Night” a vocal music concert involving North, Harding, Goodrell, Findley, Madison, Cattell and Oak Park.  This has become a wonderful tradition in honor of national “Music In Our Schools Month” I hope you will join us in the North High Auditorium  that night at 7pm to … Read more »


February 13th, 2017

An incredible story about North High senior Meshach Zarwie told by WHO-TV Meshach and his family fled civil war in the Ivory Coast and, with support of a refugee agency, were able to flee the fighting in west Africa to eventually settle here in Des Moines. Today, Meshach is one of the state’s top high school wrestlers and has a full academic scholarship to study engineering at Iowa State University. Click on the headline to view the entire story on WHO’s web site.


February 13th, 2017

Congratulations to Shad Zarwie for qualifying for the State Wrestling Tournament last week. He battled through a tough district to place 2nd. The class 3A state tournament starts this Thursday, February 16th.


February 13th, 2017

Congratulations to Coach Chad Ryan and the NHS boys basketball team for their Metro Conference Championship! They earned a #2 seed in their substate and will host the East/Ft. Dodge winner on February 24th @ 7:00pm


February 6th, 2017

For the second year in a row, the North High Robotics team will be traveling to Coralville, Iowa to compete in the State of Iowa FTC Robotics Championship! It was a tough road yesterday during our competition, but a glimmer of hope kept us alive! Please congratulate the team : Standing: Brody Bates, Parker Swigert, … Read more »