At its meeting on April 26, 2016, the North Hunterdon-Voorhees Regional High School District Board of Education approved Mr. Jeffrey Bender as the new Superintendent of Schools, beginning July 1, 2016. He is replacing Dr. Frank Helies, who has served as Interim Superintendent since September 1, 2015. Dr. Charles M. Shaddow retired as Superintendent on August 31, 2015 after serving in the position for 17 years.
“The North Hunterdon-Voorhees Board is pleased to announce the appointment of Jeffrey Bender as Superintendent. Mr. Bender comes to NHV from Union Township where he has been the Superintendent since 2007. (more…)
North Hunterdon High School is proud to announce that a blood drive will be held in the Boy’s Gym on May 26, 2016 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Each year, our teachers, students, parents/guardians, and community members have come forward to help others through blood donations and we hope our community’s generosity will continue. While students who are seventeen and eighteen years old may donate legally without parental permission, we ask that they speak with their parents/guardians before donating, and that they obtain written permission, click here for form. We also extend a special invitation to our students who will be sixteen years old by May 26. With parental permission, sixteen-year-olds can donate in the state of New Jersey. In addition to filling out the permission slip above, they must also fill out the New Jersey Blood Services Parental Consent Form – click here. We hope to see you on May 26!
Click HERE to review the 2016 North Hunterdon HS Summer Athletic Camp Offerings.
Please click here for important information for graduation of the Class of 2016. The graduation ceremony will be held on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at 7:00pm on Singley Field (weather permitting).
Once again this summer, the NH Education Foundation is offering College Essay Writing Sessions for rising seniors. These workshops will enable students to:
- Learn the essentials of how to write an effective common application essay or personal statement.
- Draft their essays during the course of the two-week workshop.
- Read sample essays, write about personal experiences to identify themes, brainstorm essay topics, anddraft scenes.
- Discuss writing techniques, and draft transitions and endings.
- Leave the four-day workshop with a working draft of their essay.
The Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office is holding a presentation on the heroin epidemic at the regional high schools in the county in April and May. North Hunterdon High School will be hosting the presentation on Tuesday, May 3rd at 7:00pm in the theater. The Prosecutor will be joined by Assemblyman Erik Peterson, Lt. Kevin Burd, and Lesley Gabel from Hunterdon Prevention Resources to discuss what is going on with heroin in our county, what is being done about it and what about school safety. If you are a parent, student, Board of Education member, school staff member, local elected official, or community member, please join us! Click here for flyer.
Advanced Placement Exams will be administered on the following days in May:
|Monday, May 2
||Chemistry, Environmental Science
|Tuesday, May 3
||Computer Science A, Spanish Language and Culture
||Art History, Physics 1
|Wednesday, May 4
||English Literature & Composition
|Thursday, May 5
||Calculus AB, Calculus BC
|Friday, May 6
||Studio Art portfolios due
North Hunterdon High School has once again been ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the best high schools in the country for 2016. North ranks 875 nationwide, and 39th among New Jersey schools on the list. Click here for ranking. Thank you to our students and faculty and staff members for all of their hard work, which made this recognition possible!
All the varsity players will be wearing blue Autism Awareness shirts in school this Friday. The team has been briefed on what Autism is so if someone asks about it, they can shed some light to someone who does not know anything about it. We are emphasizing that by just saying “Hi” to someone with Autism you can make their day!.
Click HERE to review the article in the Courier News.
Click HERE to review the article in NJ.com from 2015 – waiting on 2016 article.
Click HERE to review the article on the Skyland Conference website.
Click HERE to download the Mr. North Ticket Form.
Click HERE to review the GLAX Dorney Park Information. Valid ANY DAY from April 30th – October 30, 2016.
The North Girls Lacrosse program will be hosting a Cancer Awareness game on April 21st against Hunterdon Central at 6:30pm. The Boys program on April 29th. Proceeds will benefit Adam Hett, a local fireman and 2014 North Hunterdon graduate, recently diagnosed with Stage 3 Hodgkin’s Lymphoma.
The Quakertown Fire Dept is also going to be at the game to collect the donations and bring a truck to hang a banner off of during the game.
On Saturday, May 7th, the Quakertown Fire Company at 67 Quakertown Road in Pittstown will be hosting a barbecue to benefit Adam Hett.
Click HERE for more information.
You can support Adam’s Treatment by following this link to his Go Fund Me page.
Congratulations to the “Golden Lions” Marching Band who performed this past weekend at Walt Disney World. The band performed on Saturday afternoon in the Magic Kingdom as part of the “Disney Festival of Fantasy Parade”. The band’s performance was enthusiastically received by the large audience and garnered praise from Disney representatives.
Mr. Angeline, Mr. Hopta, and Mrs. McGourty wish to thank the band and color guard for their dedication in preparing for and executing an extremely successful four day excursion.
Please click here to read the Principal’s Newsletter for April 2016.
The Senior Prom will be held on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at the Imperia in Somerset. Tickets will go on sale online starting April 24th. Please click here for more information.
SOLD OUT! Online bidding is now open!
The NH Education Foundation’s event “SPRING IT ON” at Beneduce Vineyard’s Indoor Tropical Oasis on Friday, April 29, 2016 from 6-10 pm is now sold out. Thank you to everyone who purchased tickets! The online bidding for prizes is open now through 9pm on April 29. Bidding is open to anyone. Please click here for the bidding website.
Win Prizes! 50/50 & Grand Prizes including:
– NJ Devils Box for 16 – including refreshments
– Broadway Theater tickets
– 4 Giants tickets for one game plus parking
– Apple iPad mini 3 WiFi +Cellular
– Tablet 46 GB – Wi-Fi, Bluetooth – 4G – gold
Because of the mild winter, the high school district currently has four unused emergency closing days in its calendar. The dates to give back these unused days have been determined. The high school district will be closed on the following dates:
- Thursday, March 24
- Monday, April 4
- Friday, May 27
- Friday, June 3
These dates are subject to change in the event an emergency closing is needed. Please note that the last day of school and graduation remains on Wednesday, June 15, 2016.
As a reminder, Thursday, June 2 will be a half day for students as the Prom is that evening.
Relay for Life will be held at North Hunterdon High School on Friday, May 13, 2016 from 4-10pm on Singley Field. If you would like to donate or start a team, please click here. Also on that website, you can purchase a luminaria under the Get Involved tab to honor someone who is battling or has battled cancer. We hope you can join us on May 13th!