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...

Scholastic Art and Writing Awards

Some very talented NCHS students from Mr. Matthew Lohman’s and Mrs. Terri Pruitt’s 10th and 11th-grade English classes submitted a wide variety of works, including descriptive essays, short stories, and humorous exemplification essays, to the Scholastic Art and...