NHHS Weekly Update

September 17, 2023

Schedule for the Week

Students, this week we will follow the same schedule as last week for homeroom. On Tues. and Thurs. students report to homeroom after 1st block. Student will register for Flex classes this week in homeroom. Students will begin attending flex classes 9/26 and 9/28.

ThinkWILD Vocabulary for the Week

Our ThinkWILD vocabulary terms for this week are ACCOUNTABLE, and RESOLVE. Wildcats when we are accountable we are responsible for our action, we take ownership. Resolve is finding a solution for a problem or situation. Think about the areas in your life that require accountability and resolve.


We are going to see Life in the fast lane this Tuesday, 9/19, when The Hendrick Automotive Group and Hendrick Motorsports will be awarding Mr. Millis and the NHHS CTE Automotive program a $25,000 Get Set. Go! Grant! The parking lot gate closest to the ROTC building will be closed from 10:00 am until 3:00 on Tuesday while #5 Hendrick Chevrolet Team and driver Kyle Larson will be on campus for the event!

High School Wellness Centers

Parents, students can receive primary care and mental health services while at school through the Wilmington Health Access for Teens (WHAT) High School Wellness Center. Included is flyer with more information about setting up these services.


PSAT Information

Students who are taking the PSAT exam on October 24th have received an email from Mr. Haas detailing important information that they need to know about the exam and directions on how to ensure that their school laptop is set up properly as the exam is digital this year. Please ensure that your child has read this email.

Esports Team Practice Monday, 9/18

The NHHS Esports Team will practice this Monday, 9/18 immediately after school in room 311.

Save Promise Club this Friday, 9/22 at 3:45 in Media Center

SAVE Promise (Students Against Violence Everywhere) will have their first meeting this Friday after school in the media center. All are welcome! See Ms. Creech if you have questions.

Honors Service Learning Drive

Honors Service Learning is sponsoring a surprise supplies drive for teachers this Wednesday through next Wednesday. Please have your students send in tissues, Clorox wipes, index cards, and hand sanitizer. Drop off is in the media center. All donations are greatly appreciated.

Yearbooks and Senior Ads for Sale

2024 Yearbooks are now available for pre-order at the early price of $55. Ordering will take place online at https://www.balfour.com/student-info?smi=54604. Senior ad materials and payments are due by Friday, 10/27. An order form with all details is attached to this email. Senior Ad Sales.pdf

Homecoming info, SCA meeting 9/18

Homecoming is 10/6

  • Homecoming shirts can be purchased on schoolcashonline on the NHHS website. Last day to purchase is Tuesday September 19th. Screenshot_20230913_194217_Adobe Acrobat.jpg

  • The Homecoming Dance will be Saturday, 10/7/23, 7-10 pm in Princess Street Gym. Tickets can be purchased at schoolcashonline.

  • Powderpuff forms are due to Mrs. James in the main office by noon on 9/18.

  • The first Student Council meeting is 9/19 at 3:45 in the media center.

Stock Up on NHHS Gear!

The Athletic department has black and gray UnderArmour hoodies for $40, and black and gray UA T-shirts for $25. We also have a few UA backpacks with the diamond logo for $50 and some gray stretch fit hats for $25. Please email hilbert.sampson@nhcs.net if you have any questions.

NHHS Athletic Events

Tickets can be purchased through Hometown Ticketing: https://newhanoverhs.nhcs.net/athletics/tickets

  • Monday, September 18, 2023

    1. Varsity Women’s Golf @ Castle Bay at 1:30 (Topsail is the Host)

    2. JV Women’s Tennis vs CFA at 4:00

    3. Varsity Women’s Tennis @ CFA at 4:00

  • Tuesday, September 19, 2023

    1. Varsity Women’s Tennis vs WBHS at 4:00

    2. JV Women’s Volleyball vs WBHS at 4:30

    3. JV Men’s Soccer vs Laney at 4:30

    4. Varsity Women’s Volleyball vs WBHS at 6:00

    5. Varsity Men’s Soccer vs Laney at 6:00pm

  • Wednesday, September 20, 2023

    1. JV Women’s Volleyball vs SBHS at 4:30

    2. Varsity Women’s Volleyball vs SBHS at 6:00

  • Thursday, September 21, 2023

    1. Varsity Women’s Tennis @ Topsail at 4:00

    2. JV Men’s Soccer @ Topsail at 4:30

    3. JV Women’s Volleyball @ Topsail at 4:30

    4. Men’s and Women’s Cross Country at Wallace Park at 4:30

    5. Varsity Women’s Volleyball @ Topsail at 6:00

    6. Varsity Men’s Soccer @ Topsail at 6:00

    7. JV Football vs Topsail at 6:00

  • Friday. September 22, 2023

    1. Varsity Football @ Topsail at 7:00

  • Saturday, September 23, 2023

    1. No Athletic Events Scheduled