News @ North

Thursday, January 14th, 2016

Senior News

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

Junior News

This is an opportunity for the most talented and motivated rising seniors to learn economics through a business internship. See Mrs. Blackwell in the Counseling Office for more information. The deadline is Tuesday, February 6, 2016.


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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

Peer Tutoring

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

Sports Information

Tennis Tryouts

Tennis tryouts will be held January 11-14. See Coach Wood in room 120 or Coach Shuler in room 204 for details. You can also visit the tennis website for additional information.

Soccer Conditioning

Dates: Weekdays from January 6-15 (2:30-4:00 PM)

Location: Stadium track, bring running shoes and water

*Players must have a completed physical on file in order to participate*

Girls' Lacrosse Tryouts

Girls' Lacrosse tryouts will begin Monday, January 25 and go through Thursday, January 28 for any girls interested. You must have a current physical on file in order to try out. Please see Coach Dalton in room 705 with 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.

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