Student selected for Poetry Out Loud

Natalie Nwanekwu, 10th grader, recited “The Salutation” in the Poetry Out Loud Delaware State Finals, where she placed in the top four.  The Poetry Out Loud state competition, sponsored by the Delaware Division of the Arts in partnership with the National Endowment...

Order in the court

For the third straight year, NCHS students participated in the Delaware High School Mock Trial Competition, which was held at the New Castle County Courthouse in February.  In this competition, students are tasked to assume the roles of the witnesses and attorneys in...

A historic day for NCS students

National History Day is a culmination of a year-long history education program where students engage in research and interpretation of historical topics related to a theme of their choosing.   It’s also a competition, and 36 sophomores and juniors from NCHS...

Students plunge for good cause

In February, several members of the NCS Respect Club traveled to Rehoboth Beach to participate in the 25th annual Lewes Polar Bear Plunge benefiting Special Olympics.  The Newark Charter Polar Patriots raised $7,060 for Special Olympics by plunging into the frigid...