Class of 2019

Welcome from your 2019 NTPA Board!

Junior year is moving along with many exciting opportunities for students and parents to
explore. Take some time and look through the NTPA site for helpful information, upcoming events and activities.

  • April 26, 7:00-10:00 PM   Share, 1177 Wilmette Avenue, Wilmette
    Parent Gathering:  Join fellow junior parents for cocktails and camaraderie. 10% of sales that evening will be donated to NTPA. Click Here to view flyer.
  • PARENT VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY:  
    Are you possibly interested in a leadership role planning the Class of 2019 graduation party?  Some leadership roles are being filled NOW so you can shadow this year's committee.  If interested, contact Sophia Kondos at  skondos19@gmail.com  or Laurie Kutsche at  lkutsche19@gmail.com  as soon as possible
  • Post High School Counseling
    By now you should have scheduled your initial meeting with your student and their Post High School counselor. You received this information back in early November at a parent only information night led by your child's counselor. If you have not signed up or need assistance contact the PHSC department at (847) 784-2234.

As always, we are here to help so feel free to reach out with questions.

Sophia and Laurie

Junior Parent evening 2-7-18

IMPORTANT REMINDERS AND INFORMATION

  • Right Under Your Nose: Recognizing Signs of Teen Alcohol & Drug Use

    NTPA

    The NTPA was pleased to host representatives from LEAD to present at "Right Under Your Nose: Signs of Teen Alcohol & Drug Use " on November 1.  Click here to view the E-cig/Vaping video mentioned during the presentation.   For further questions or comments please contact NTPA Program Chair Heather Pigott ( heather.pigott@live.com )

  • Did You Know?

    The NTPA Angel Fund supports academic and extracurricular experiences for students in need. Students approved for financial assistance from the district can request assistance with the purchase of Homecoming tickets from the Director of Student Life, Athena Arvanitis at  arvanita@nths.net .

  • Points to Ponder

    Don't Send Your Kid to the Ivy League  by William Deresiewicz
    Why Do Teens Engage in Sexting?  by Sue Shellenbarger
    How to Survive the College Admissions Madness  by Frank Bruni
    You're 100 Percent Wrong About Critical Thinking  by Alexander Nazaryan 
    College Applications, Parental Exasperations by Robert Scherrer 
    Read more

  • Parent University - Parent Education Programs

    Parent_University Welcome to Parent University, a central location for all New Trier Parent Educational programming including seminars, round tables, coffees and informational meetings. Programming listed here is intended for the New Trier community, and is sponsored by New Trier High School, New Trier parent organizations and various community groups.  

    Click here to see upcoming events and their descriptions.

Upcoming Events

Junior Class Videos