4:30 PM Halloween Carnival
7:00 PM Football Senior Night
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM USL & Renaissance Car Wash
8:00 AM - 3:25 PM Parent Teacher Conferences ~ School not in session
4:30 PM Rivalry Week Tailgate
7:00 PM Middle School Band Night
7:00 PM Varsity Football vs. Poly @ HOME
12:15 PM Principal's Advisory Council
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Veterans Day ~ School not in session
Parent-Teacher Conferences will be held on Thursday, November 6. Teachers will be available to meet with parents from 8:00 - 11:30 a.m. (doors close at 11:00 a.m.), and 12:30 - 3:25 p.m. (doors close at 2:55 p.m.). First quarter report cards will be distributed. Parents do not need an appointment and are encouraged to attend! School will not be in session on this date. Click for more info.
Children of all ages are invited to join us for Halloween! The United Student League will sponsor Husky Halloweentown before the Varsity Football game vs. Rancho Verde on October 31. Food, music, activities, games and trick-or-treating will be provided by North clubs and organizations beginning at 4:30 p.m. Children 12 years & under who are dressed in Halloween costume will be admitted free to the football game at 7:00 p.m. Community and alumni welcome! Click for details.
The John W. North Blue Star Regiment will host the fourth annual Blue Star Classic Field Show Tournament on November 13 from 4:00 - 9:30 p.m. The show will be held in the North Football Stadium and will include 14 competition bands, two bands in exhibition and the Riverside City College Marching Tigers. Click for details.
A special thank-you to UC Riverside Chancellor, Kim A. Wilcox, and the Achieve UC Program for visiting North on October 24. Admissions counselors from UCR hosted a workshop that provided information on the UC application process, tips for writing the personal statement, and information on housing, financial aid and scholarships. BSR, Chamber Singers and Pep Squad performed during the welcome.
JW North High School received a $2,000 donation from Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad at the City Council Meeting on October 21. Members of the United Student League graciously accepted the donation for participating in the Rail Safety Twitter Contest. Way to go, Huskies!
Two North programs have been honored by the Riverside County Office of Education as Models of Excellence. Congratulations to Carolina Tamayo and our Multi-Cultural Council, and Christine Schive and Greg Schive and our International Baccalaureate and AVID: Access, Rigor and Support Program.
Senior Timelines were distributed at the Senior Meeting on October 14. New this year, caps and gowns will be provided by the Riverside Unified School District for each graduating senior. Cap and Gown Order Day is Thursday, February 5. Make-up Day and Senior Parent NIght will be held on Monday, February 9 in the Theater. Click for a timeline of senior events.
A special thank-you to members of the Football Team, Interact, Renaissance and the United Student League who worked the Andulka Park Station during the bike ride on October 12. Thank-you to the Pete Jackson and our BSR who played at the starting line at the Riverside Plaza. A job well done!