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
Join fellow junior parents for cocktails and camaraderie. 10% of sales that evening will be donated to NTPA. Click
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
or Laurie Kutsche at
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
IMPORTANT REMINDERS AND INFORMATION
Right Under Your Nose: Recognizing Signs of Teen Alcohol & Drug Use
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
to view the E-cig/Vaping video mentioned during the presentation. For further questions or comments please contact NTPA Program Chair Heather Pigott (
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Send Your Kid to the Ivy League by William Deresiewicz
Do Teens Engage in Sexting? by Sue Shellenbarger
to Survive the College Admissions Madness by Frank Bruni
100 Percent Wrong About Critical Thinking by Alexander Nazaryan
Applications, Parental Exasperations by Robert Scherrer
Parent University - Parent Education Programs
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.
to see upcoming events and their descriptions.