News @ North

Monday, January 11th, 2016


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Peer Tutoring

Informational Meeting for Tutors

Are you a Peer Tutor? or Interested in being a Peer Tutor? Join us for an informational meeting on Wednesday during all lunch periods. This meeting is for current and new peer tutors. We will provide lunch and information on what it takes to make a GREAT Peer Tutor. Multi Purpose Room during your lunch period. See you on Wednesday.

Want to be one?

Visit under interventions for more information and to sign up.
You will be added to a list of volunteers and matched with a student. You can also assist students in "Mandatory Tutoring" during all lunch periods.
Community Service hours are given.
THANK YOU for your leadership at North! Any questions see Ms. Shimmin in room 919 or email

Student Council News

January 15 2:30-5:00 in the Theater - Winter Retreat
(2 points)

January 28 6:00-8:30 in the Theater - Mr. North Gwinnett

Girls' Lacrosse Tryouts

Girls' Lacrosse tryouts for the 2016 season will begin January 25. You must have a current physical on file in order to tryout. Please email Coach Dalton or see her in room 705 if you have any questions.

Boys' Lacrosse Tryouts

  • Lacrosse parent / player meeting will take place on Jan 12th in the multipurpose room with the girls team meeting from 6:30 - 7:00pm and the boys meeting from 7:00 - 7:30 pm.
  • Physicals are due on Jan 22nd. You can find the physical form here:
  • Boys tryouts are Jan 25 - 28th.


Free Practice Test for the New SAT! Saturday, January 30, 2016, 9:00 AM-1:00 PM in NGHS Commons. Register online at :

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AP Exam Information

Registration for AP testing is now open and will close on Monday, March 14, 2016. Registration and payment for AP exams will be through MyPaymentsPlus (the same online system used for paying for school lunches). Simply go to your student’s account, select “Other Payments,” and register for the exams your student will take. The school pays for the first exam for all students; however, all students must pay a $10 registration fee. The exam fee for the 2nd exam is $92.

Senior News

Community Service Logs are due to the Counseling Office by Friday, April 15, 2016.

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