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NCHS Counselors’ Report – September 20, 2017

NCHS Counselors’ Report – NCHS Counseling Office September 20, 2017 Nashville Community High School Phone: (618) 327.8286 Fax: (618) 327.4513 Web Address: Nashville-k12.org Tesha Maschhoff X250; Becky Luessenheide X381; Susan Boosinger X251 QuestBridge QuestBridge is a nonprofit that helps high-achieving, low-income students gain admission and full four-year scholarships to the nation’s best/most selective colleges. These

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Harre Credits KC Ag Program For Start Of College Career

Kaskaskia College Graduate Nick Harre of Nashville was hoping for a great start to his college education when he enrolled in the Agriculture Program. After receiving the Board of Trustees Scholarship for being one of the top 10% in his 2008 high school class at Nashville, he soon realized that he would have a head

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District 49 Call Home – September 20, 2017

Our 2016-2017 yearbooks are available in the office for $15.00. The NCHS Volleyball Team is selling t-shirts to raise money for Fanconi Anemia. Order Forms must be to the school office by lunchtime Monday. The Sun Run 5K and 1 mile Fun Run will be held on Saturday, September 24. Team Kidney Kids with the

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Higgins Completes Basic Training At West Point

Cadet Tyler Jeffrey Higgins, son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Higgins of Highland, grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Oley Bochantin of DuBois, and Mr. and Mrs. Ray Higgins of Trenton, completed Cadet Basic Training at the U.S. Military Academy. Higgins entered West Point on July 3 and has successfully completed six weeks of CBT. CBT

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Kozuszek Wins Essay Contest

Essay Competition Winner Talanie Kozuszek. Each school year, the Catholic Daughters of Americas sponsor an Education Contest for middle school students in Catholic schools. The local chapter, Court of Our Lady of Lourdes #1790, oversees the contest in our area. St. Ann Catholic School teacher Mrs. Marsha Holzhauer uses the contest as a learning tool

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Marching Hornets Compete At Metro East Classic

The Marching Hornets were in action on Saturday, September 9 in O’Fallon at the 37th annual Metro East Marching Classic at O’Fallon High School. This marching competition draws schools from all over the greater St. Louis area and had schools from as far away as Decatur Illinois. The Marching Hornets have been marching in this

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Shoes Sought – September Works Of Mercy At St. Ann School

St. Ann Catholic School teacher Mrs. Janice Gaubatz is using her religion classes to introduce the Works of Mercy to the middle school students this year. Middle school students (Grades 5-8) have been asked to perform Works of Mercy focusing on one per month. In September the students are focusing on giving drink to the

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NASHVEGAS! Nashville Community High School Homecoming Week

Nashville Community High School will celebrate its homecoming October 2 – October 7. NCHS Student Council members have been busy from the beginning of school planning for this event, and they have chosen “Nashvegas” as this year’s homecoming theme. On Friday, October 6, 2017, students will be dismissed from school at 11:30 a.m., and the

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Nashville FFA Members Attend Illinois FFA Leadership Camp

NCHS FFA members who attended the leadership camp were, FROM LEFT, Tabor Kozuszek, Carli Hoffman, Emily Stern, and Alex Johannes. By Alex Johannes, Chapter Reporter Four members of the Nashville FFA Chapter attended the 2017 Illinois FFA Leadership Camp, held at Allerton Park near Monticello from July 25 – July 28. They were among the

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Emotional Statements Heard, No Action Taken By NCHS Board Regarding Fowler

By Alex Haglund Following the publication of the “Volleyball” column by Nashville Community High School Superintendent Ernie Fowler and the ensuing fallout from it, the NCHS board called a special meeting which was held at starting at 6 p.m. on the evening of Wednesday, September 6. Along with the members of the board (all members

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