Polaris Express

April 9, 2021

Weekly Calendar

Monday, April 12
  • EVEN Classes
  • No Extended Learning Periods
Tuesday, April 13
  • Grade 11 SAT Testing In-person 7:20 AM-12:00 PM
  • All other students remote with asynchronous learning
  • No extended Learning Periods
Wednesday, April 14
  • ODD Classes
  • Extended Learning Period 4 then 2
Thursday, April 15
  • Grade 10 PSAT Testing In-person 7:20 AM-11:40 AM
  • Grade 11 ISA Testing (Last Names: A-Le) In-person 7:20 AM-11:40 AM
  • All other students remote with asynchronous learning
  • No Extended Learning Periods
Friday, April 16
  • EVEN Classes
  • Extended Learning Period 3 then 7

North News

Project Dance Pure Joy!

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St. Charles North High School Team Polaris club presents, Project Dance Pure Joy. Although our event will be looking a bit different this year, Team Polaris with the help of students and staff in District 303 has stopped at nothing to bring the theme and feel of "PURE JOY" to our community tonight and always. This YouTube premiere video is linked out from our website.


Team Polaris promotes awareness for individuals with special needs within our school community and beyond. We provide an environment for all students to feel safe, comfortable, and always welcome while systematically providing awareness and education to our school about individuals with special needs.


Project Dance is an extension of our club beliefs and provides awareness and funds for community resources for individuals with special needs. In normal years, we host a 4-hour dance party the last weekend in February with many of the aspects you will see in this video. We look forward to the time when we can "See you all again!"


This year our two beneficiaries are D303 United and Marklund. D303 United is our school district's Special Olympics program for 8 years of age through 8th grade year. Participants are able to play during the school year in various sports. Marklund is a nonprofit organization that serves infants, children, teens, and adults with serious and profound developmental disabilities and special healthcare needs. Visit our website to learn more about donating to these wonderful resources within our community!

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Project Dance "Pure Joy" 😊

SCN Senior Prom 2021

For information about Senior Prom 2021, please click here.

April 2021 SCN Students Of The Month

Congratulations to the North Star Students of the Month! Please feel free to take a look at our April 2021 SCN Students of the Month. This link is updated with new students every month, so make sure you visit again!

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Dance Team Tryouts

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Summer School 2021

High School Summer School 2021 information is available. Click here for more information and to register for summer school.

Driver Education Summer 2021 Information

Summer Driver Education classes will be held at St. Charles North High School from June 2 through July 15. Please click on the below brochure for details. For more information, email/call Kristy Harrier at kristy.harrier@d303.org/331-228-6268.

2020-2021 Yearbook Information

Final sales for the 2020-2021 Yearbook are due by Wednesday, April 21. If you would still like to purchase a yearbook, you can do so by adding the book to your child's pushcoin account. Please ensure you are adding the 2020-2021 Yearbook and not a different year. If you aren't sure if you already made a purchase, you can check pushcoin or contact the Yearbook advisor at Lindsay.Boynton@d303.org.

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NHS & Science NHS Shady Hill Gift Card Fundraiser

Hello D303 Community! We hope this flyer finds you safe, healthy, feeling good, and getting ready to celebrate what has truly been a momentous year! In the spirit of spring and the hope that we will be able to celebrate special events like birthdays, Mother’s Day, and, as we know now, graduations, two of our honor societies have partnered with a local nursery, Shady Hill Gardens, in Elburn, IL, to offer $25 gift certificates to be used at their store. These gift cards never expire and can be used to purchase anything that Shady Hill offers in gardening and home decor throughout the year. Please use the QR code to place your order! Thanks in advance for your support!

Sophomore Student Council Fundraisers

On Friday, April 9, the Sophomore Student Council class is hosting a fundraiser for next year's prom at Panera in South Elgin! The fundraiser will last all day, so order online or stop by for breakfast, lunch, and dinner (not to mention grabbing some extra bagels for breakfast this weekend)! We will also be hosting some additional dining fundraisers on April 20 at Gia Mia and April 22 at Buona Beef. Thanks for the support!

LRC News

The 2021 Lincoln Award Winner Is...

Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson! Each year, the Lincoln Award is given to the author, whose book receives the most votes from high school students in Illinois. It is awarded by the Association of Illinois School Library Educators.

Truly Devious

Bestselling author Maureen Johnson weaves a delicate tale of murder and mystery in the first book of a striking new series…True-crime aficionado Stevie Bell is set to begin her first year at Ellingham Academy, and she has an ambitious plan: She will solve this cold case. That is, she will solve the case when she gets a grip on her demanding new school life and her housemates: the inventor, the novelist, the actor, the artist, and the jokester. Truly Devious makes a surprise return, and death revisits Ellingham Academy. The past has crawled out of its grave. Someone has gotten away with murder. Check out this book and other great reads at Destiny Discover Home Page.

International Moment of Laughter Day - April 14

This day is a reminder that laughter is truly the best medicine! To celebrate International Moment of Laughter Day, pick up a book guaranteed to make you laugh out loud! See our recommendations below.

Heretics Anonymous

Heretics Anonymous starts as just a way for its members to vent about the injustices they see around the school..,[but], turns into more of an activist organization when Michael suggests they stop simply complaining...and start taking action. The best part - even though almost every character practices a different religion... they are still able to get along. - Daily Nebraskan

The Field Guide To The North American Teenager

Check out The Field Guide To The North American Teenager. Norris Kaplan is clever, cynical, and quite possibly too smart for his own good. Plunked into a new high school...he finds himself cataloging everyone he meets...But the night of the prom, Norris screws everything up royally. As he tries to pick up the pieces, he realizes it might be time to stop hiding behind his snarky opinions and start living his life. - Barnes & Noble

Booster Club Fundraiser

Join the Athletic Boosters as we celebrate St. Charles North's anniversary at TOPGOLF in Schaumburg on Sunday, April 18, from 2:00 - 5:00 PM. Enjoy an afternoon of family, food, and fun! All proceeds to benefit student-athletes at St. Charles North High School. All registration information and event details can be found at SCN Athletic Boosters.

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TopGolf Silent Auction

Welcome, North Stars! Whether you participate in a sport or not, the SCN Athletic Boosters encourages all North Star Families, Students, Staff, Alumni, and Friends to join in on this spectacular FUNdraiser at TopGolf in Schaumburg. Donated team baskets showcased are available to bid on starting TODAY through Sunday, April 18, at 4:00 PM. All proceeds benefiting SCN Boosters. Let the bidding begin!


SCN Booster FUNdraiser

PTO News

ATTENTION: ALL NORTH SENIORS & SENIOR FAMILIES

Senior Scholarships: We received the largest number of scholarship applications this year; they are currently “out” for independent review by a panel of three members.


Senior Yard Signs: The PTO is coordinating with the CCR office to distribute Senior Yard Signs to all seniors with their cap and gown pickup. Currently, pick-up is scheduled for April 26 and April 27 during the day and April 27 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM. This will ensure all seniors receive a sign and can place them wherever they choose. The signs will be available to be displayed 3 weeks earlier than in past years.


PTO Raffle: Please remind your senior to complete the survey posted in Google Classroom on the Seniors: Class of 2021 site regarding prize choices for this year's PTO Senior Raffle. This survey. We would love to hear from them!

Senior Memory Wall

THERE IS ONLY ONE WEEK LEFT! PLEASE DON’T FORGET TO TURN IN YOUR STUDENT’S PHOTO TO BE INCLUDED ON THE SENIOR MEMORY WALL.
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Volunteers Needed!

If you like to decorate, please sign up to help decorate for this year’s Senior Prom. It is going to be spectacularly themed rooms! Volunteer to help make Prom a memorable event for our seniors!


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District 303 News

Elementary Intra-District Transfer Information

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Información de transferencia dentro del distrito de primaria

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District 303 Resources

District 303 Meal Distribution Information

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