June 20, 2022


Below is the shortened day schedule for the final four days of school. I wish all of you a safe and happy summer!

To our seniors, Best of Luck Always! May your skies always be BLUE and everything you touch turn to GOLD!

To our returning students, See you in September!

SHORTENED DAY Schedule - 7:15-11:15

Period Start End (HR)

Period 1 7:15 (7:41) 7:45

Period 2 7:49 8:15

Period 3 8:19 8:45

Period 4 8:49 9:15

Period 5 9:19 9:45

Period 6 9:49 10:15

Period 7 10:19 10:45

Period 8 10:49 11:15


Congratulations to the following members of the girls track team for their unbelievable performances at the New Jersey meet of Champs this past weekend, Ayo Folawewo was New Jersey State Runner up in the Triple Jump while also placing 8th in state in the 100 Hurdles. Ayo's 2nd place finish established a new school record and was a NJ top 40 all time in the event. Olivia Nickelsen placed 4th in New Jersey in the 400 meter dash and anchored our 8th place 4x4 team. Olivia Takla placed 7thin the 1600 and ran lead off our 4x4. Emma Fortuna capped off her impressive career with her first ever Meet of Champs medal and 60th medal overalls, and freshman Adriana Escaleria came up big as always with an outstanding leg on our 8th place 4x4 team. Congratulations again for bringing home 8 Medals at our biggest meet of the year.

Congratulations to members of the Boys Track Team who competed at the State meet of Champions at New Balance Nationals this past weekend. Senior Captains Diego Rodriquez and Jack Cordiano along with Terry and Rysaun Wilson ran themselves to a 4th place finish in the 4x800 relay at the meet of Champions. Diego and Teddy teamed up with Ryan Dean and Jacob Kiyler to run the Sprint relay at Nationals on Friday. Very proud of you boys,


Just a reminder--as we have done with half days throughout the year, PM vocational students will be transported back to high school and will need to secure their own transportation back home.


Class of 2023, please contact LORS Studio 908-964-3040, to schedule your free senior portrait session. If you do not get your photo taken, you will not be in the yearbook.

Dates are as follows.

Friday 6/24

Monday 6/27

Wed. 6/29

Thurs. 6/30

Friday 7/11


If you plan on participating in athletics this fall, It is recommended that you compete your physical packet and examination as soon as possible to ensure that you are cleared to participate by our district doctor. Sports Medical Packets and High School Coach's Packets are available on our district website,, under the Athletics tab.

Completed packets must be turned into the main office at High School North so they can be verified and sent to our district doctor for approval

Please note: In order to participate in any summer practice or activity, participants must have a valid physical. Delay in completing physicals could affect the ability to participate in the beginning of the fall practices.

BE ADVISED: Due to summer referendum work, all HSN business will be conducted in the Intermediate North Media Center from Tuesday, July 5th through approximately Monday, July 25th.

Attention Seniors! - Graduation Practice and Elementary School Graduation Walk

All graduating seniors will participate in graduation practice on both Wednesday, June 22nd and Thursday, June 23rd. Both days will begin at 7:15am. Any student who is late, will risk having their name pulled from the order and placed at the rear of the procession.

On Wednesday, all graduates will receive their graduation gowns.

On Thursday, all graduates will receive six (6) tickets to the ceremony.

Graduation (June 23rd) will begin at 1:00pm in the RWJ Barnabas Arena. Doors will open at 12:00pm. All must have a ticket to enter the arena. The ceremony will be live streamed in our auditorium. No tickets are required to view the live stream.

On Wednesday, June 22nd our elementary schools will be welcoming our senior graduates back to walk the halls of their elementary school one more time. Students will be welcome at the schools at 10:30am. If you are planning to visit your elementary school please fill out the google form below. This will help the school with security as they will know who is visiting the building prior to your arrival.

ATTENTION SENIORS!! Class of 2022 Chromebook Return

We are collecting school issued chromebooks from our seniors during their English classes.


Monday June 20th

Mrs. Duchak

Mr. Reynolds

Mrs. Sullivan - (Period 2 Only)

Mrs. Snowden

We will attempt to return every chromebook as quickly as possible. In order to facilitate this process we are going to ask that you review a few of these procedures with your students prior to the return date. I have listed a few important procedures and repair cost information below.

Chromebook Return Procedures:

1. Chromebook should be fully charged (so that we can inspect screens)

2. Cleaned and free of any stickers or graffiti.

3. Carrying Case and Charger must be turned in along with the chromebook

Device Repair Costs (cost covered by optional insurance - up to 2 incidents per school year)


Cost to Family

Screen replacement


Keyboard replacement


Chromebook plastic casing










Replacement Costs (cost not covered by optional insurance)


Cost to Family

Lost Dell Chromebook non-touch screen


Lost Dell Chromebook w/touch screen


Lost Charger


Carrying Case



The Army Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (JROTC) Academy is an exciting new program, housed at High School North, BUT is offered to all high school students in the district. The program teaches character education, student achievement, health and wellness, leadership and diversity. It is jointly conducted through a partnership between the U.S. Department of Defense and our school district.

In addition to promoting citizenship, JROTC also prepares students for postsecondary options including college or the workforce. Through cadet-run programs and team competitions, students learn invaluable professional skills like leadership, teamwork, time-management, self-discipline and communication.

Click below for an application for admission:


If you are taking Advanced Honors Sophomore English 2022-2023 Please join the Google classroom. The code is P3r#fut. There will also be a brief meeting to discuss the Summer Read Assignment right after school on Wednesday June 15th in the Gold Café. Please see Miss Myklebust in C05 for a copy of the handout

Reminder for all students taking AP Language and Composition next year, See Mrs. Snowden in C02 ASAP to pick up your summer assignment.

If you are planning to take Advanced Honors United States History I next year, summer assignments are now available. Join and login to Mrs, DeRiggi's Summer Assignment Classroom using class code eqj77gs to access the assignment. You can also stop by F103 to pick up the information which will be posted outside the classroom.


OCC Free Summer Course Offerings

OCC is offering the following classes to students:

Dates: 06/29/2022 – 08/03/2022

ENGL 151 M/W 12pm to 3:45pm

ENGL 151 T/Th 8am to 11:45am

MATH 151 T/TH 12pm to 3:45pm

MATH 156 M/W 12pm to 3:45pm

CSIT 191 (Intro to Artificial Intelligence) T/TH 10am to 1:45pm

Please contact Dr. Henry Jackson, if you are interested


Seniors Attending OCC in the Fall

OCC is offering a summer math bootcamp. The 5 week experience runs from June 27 - July 29 and is a self paced, computer based program designed to provide students with the math skills needed to be successful in college - level mathematics.

Orientation begins June 22 at 2 PM

Go to the orientation link and for more info or you can contact Dr. Jackson, or Mrs Elaine Schardien,


Do you have a student interested in completing a liberal arts degree from Ocean County College before graduating high school? Learn more about the opportunity through this Early College presentation and complete the application of interest linked below. For more information, you can also visit our Dual Enrollment webpage at

Early College Presentation

Career Pathway Interest Form