“What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.”
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|North High School|
|Principal: Jay Chelf|
|626 West 53rd Street|
|Davenport, IA 52806|
|Phone: (563) 388-9880|
|Fax: (563) 388-9456|
All parents of 8th graders are invited to North’s 8th Grade Parent Night on December 10th in the North High Auditorium. The doors open at 6:00, and parents and students will have an opportunity to meet NHS teachers, activity sponsors, and coaches. The main program starts at 6:30. This year’s guest speaker is North graduate, and former Iowa Hawkeye football Read more
North High Head Coach Guy Dierikx was recently honored by being selected to the coaching staff of the U.S. International Bowl. Coach Dierikx will coach defensive backs on the Under-15 team that will play on January 30th and 31st at AT&T Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys. Check out the article here for more details.
Congratulations Coach Dierikx! Read more
The North High Art Department would like to congratulate its students on their placement in the 2014 Festival of Trees Annual High School Art Show. All of the pieces that are being displayed are framed or matted and presented professionally. Also, we would like to extend a special thanks to the parents and their support of the art department. Please Read more
North students traveled to UNI for the annual Iowa State Thespian Festival on Friday. Not only did the students represent North well in general, but their studio version of Children of A Lesser God won “Chapter Select” in the Studio Theater category and will advance to International Thespian Festival in June. Christian Owens will also advance with his Solo Musical Read more
A group of MCJROTC students had the opportunity to tour the National Guard facility at the Davenport Municipal Airport on November 4th. While the highlight of the tour was a ride in a Chinook helicopter, cadets also had the opportunity to talk with members of the Guard, and ate MRE’s (Meals Ready to Eat) for lunch at the facility.
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The NHS chapter of the JOOI Club had several volunteer activities going during the month of October. First, they raised $110 during a bake sale at Senior Night on October 24th at Brady St. Stadium. Thanks to a matching donation pledge, they were able to donate $220 to the Susan G. Komen Foundation for breast cancer awareness.
The JOOI Club Read more
For the second year in a row, Davenport North was awarded the Zimmerman Honda School Spirit Award, in conjunction with WQAD-TV. As a result, Zimmerman Honda presented a check to the Davenport North athletic programs for $2,500. Thank you to Zimmerman Honda, WQAD-TV, and all of the loyal Wildcats who voted for North throughout the month of September. Let’s make Read more
The Volleyball team traveled to Washington HS on Monday, October 27th for the first round of regional play. The Wildcats came out on top in straight sets. Alexa Harper led the team in kills, and great performances were also turned in by Perry Howard, Jenna Ringsdorf, Lyndy Holdt, and Kylie Farnsworth.
Next up for the Wildcats is a Thursday night Read more