Senior T-Shirt Design Contest
A competition for the senior t-shirt design is now taking place. Salimah has the details.
Beginning January 20th, Freshmen, Sophomores, and Juniors will be able to input their course selections for next year. Alyssa brings you the details.
Multicultural Show Auditions
Theres a great opportunity at Neuqua to show off your cultural heritage. Dylan brings you the story.
The start of the new year brings along the science department's annual bridge breaking contest.
Student Equity Action Committee
The Student Equity Action Committee is working on action proposals to promote equity at Neuqua. Sienna has the story.
Next month, the media department is holding a camp for 8th graders and freshmen. Mridula has the details.
Finals Final Tips
Next week is the start of finals. Mitchell interviews teachers on some tips about taking finals.
This week, Chamber Strings had a performance to showcase their current pieces. Hannah gives you the details.
This month, the Senior Class Student Council has set up a sweet treat for students at the main building to buy and share. Shandana gives you the details.
Did you know that yearbook is a class you can take here at Neuqua Valley High School? Maura shows you the work that gets put into making this year's book and how you can purchase yours.
This past Tuesday, the STEPS Program celebrated their reloaction from the Birkett Freshman Center to their new building with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. Amelia recaps the celebration.
The Neuqua Chess Team is having a historic season. Drew has the story.
True You Podcast
A Neuqua teacher strives to spread positivity within his community. Dylan brings you the story.
Neuqua's Virtual Enterprise International companies will travel to Rosemont today for their Trade Show. Salimah has the details.
Neuqua students contribute their artistic abilities to the Main St. Parking Garage. Emily has the story.
Varsity Football Recap
The Varsity Football team wrapped up a successful season, and they look to advance further into the playoffs. Drew has the story.
Pan de Muerto
To celebrate Día de Muertos, Spanish Honors Society invited their counterparts to bake Pan de Muerto! Shandana serves you the story.
Two Sentence Horror Stories
The Neuqua Library Department introduces the two sentence horror story contest. Maura lets you know how to submit your stories.
Advanced Health Trials
Advanced Health classes recently wrapped up their mock-trials. Salimah has the story.
Wildcats in the Chicago Marathon
Three Neuqua Valley staff members ran the Chicago Marathon this past weekend. Sienna runs you through the story.
The Wildcat Cafe is open for business, serving a variety of beverages and snacks. Brooke has the details.
NVTV TV/Film Club
The TV/Film club is giving Neuqua students a chance to see what it's like to make different types of films and see the Media department. Aidan has the story.
Veterans Pictures Needed
For the first time at this year's Veterans Day Ceremony, students are allowed to upload pictures. Amelia has the details on how you can be involved.
Peer Partner Fishing
The Peer Partners fishing unit is one that students look forward to every year. Brooke reels in the story.
Seal of Biliteracy
Wednesday October 5th is Neuqua's Blood Drive. Students are permitted to donate during their option periods. Riya tells you how you can sign up.
Neuqua Student Council has decided on a homecoming theme. Shandana gives you details on how Student Council makes this decision.
National Teacher Appreciation Week
This week is National Teacher Appreciation Week. Salimah interviews students who are thankful for their teachers.
AP Psych Music Videos
The Psychology classes at Neuqua have a fun end of the year project. Hannah gives you the details.
WYSK- Tyler Constantine
NV Media's Tyler Constantine wins the Frank Slocumb Award. Saif has the details.
National Life Insurance Day
With Monday, May 2nd being National Life Inusurance Day, Salimah asks Wildcats what's on their bucket list.
Unlimited Sip Club
Panera has an exciting new offer. Hannah gives the details.
WYSK- James Rosenberger
Recently, Neuqua Valley's @james_rosenberger earned 1st place at DECA's ICDC conference. Shandana has the details.
As the end of the school year is near, Seniors will need to have a way to store their things they have gathered throughout their high school careers. Saif has the details.
Volleyball Senior Night
The Boy's Voeyball Team has their senior night. Tyler gives the details.
Boy's Tennis Recap
The Neuqua Valley Wildcats take on the Plainfield North Tigers. Saif gives the Recap.
Girl's Lacrosse Recap
Last Thursday, the Girl's Varsity Lacrosse Team played an incredibly close game against the St. Charles East Co-op. Shandana gives you the highlights.
Did you know that Student Council's Class of 2023 recently hosted a new event? Salimah recaps the night.
Every year, the Neuqua Valley Media Department holds an event to celebrate the highlights of the Production classes. Hannah gives you the details.
Did you know that Senior Reflection Night is back after a four year break? If you're looking to participate, there's an easy way to do so. Jasmine has the details.
Abe Lincoln Extra Credit
Bored during spring break and have nothing to do? Now is the perfect time to complete the English Abe Lincoln Extra Credit! Stephanie has the details.
Destiny Discover gives students the opportunity to read books anywhere. Missy shows you how to download and listen.
Refugee Crisis Fundraiser
The Social Studies department is collecting money for the Red Cross to help the worldwide refugee crisis. Ashley has the info on how you can help.
Writers Week is back after 3 years. Kaylea has the details.
Many Neuqua students will be taking the SAT or PSAT in the coming weeks. Salimah tells you how to prepare.
This Women's History Month, Shandana tells you about Hedy Lamarr, a notable actress who has changed the world with her inventions.
As March rolls on, Neuqua students give their prediction for this years long awaited March Madness. Tyler gives you the latest!
Wildcat You Should Know- Salimah Scott
This year's Student Council elections are over. Hannah gives you the details about the 2023 President, Salimah Scott.
Tired of listening to the same podcasts over and over again? Kendall explores how your very own Neuqua classmates are producing creative podcasts every week.
Colors 4 Change
If you're looking for a way to give back to the community, Colors 4 Change helps you do that by simply donating your art supplies to children in need. Jasmine has the details.
If you have any extra toiletries you are not using, make sure to stop by the toiletry drive and donate to local communities in need. Stephanie has the details.
World Language Week
Neuqua is partiticpating in World Language this week, with a fun and different even the week of January 24th. Riya provides you with some insight on this fun event.
What Neuqua Students Are Excited For This Semester
As second semester is quickly beginning, Allysa takes a look at what our students are most excited for with this fresh start.
The season of course selection has arrived! Kaylea has an inside look at one of the electives to choose from.
Freshman, sophomores, and juniors need to pay close attention to important deadlines as they pick their courses for next year. Amanda has the details.
Miss a basketball game this year? With the new HUDL camera in the gym you'll never have to again. Charlie has the details
Intramural Basketball is back at Neuqua. Tyler gives you the details.
An annual tradition is back at Neuqua. Salimah has the details.
The Literary Magazine is now open to submissions of all types of art and writing. Hannah has the details.
Students now have a new opportunity to charge their Chromebooks during the school day. Shandana has the details.
A great way to show school spirit is to purchase some wildcat wear. Riya shows you when and where you can find some.
If you've been looking to find ways to make finals week a lot easier and more productive, there's multiple ways you can manage your time accordingly and make that happen! Jasmine has the details.
Have you ever seen suspicious behavior and wondered who to contact? The Indian Prairie School District has created an easy way for you to report any suspicious behaviors. Stephanie has the details.
Yearbook Senior Portraits
The yearbook class has been working hard in getting all senior submissions into this years addition of the yearbook, Allysa looks into the important information and deadlines you should know.
Favorite Thanksgiving Foods
With Thanksgiving break coming up, Amanda looks into the Wildcats' favorite Thanksgiving foods.
Charity Badminton Tournament
This Thanksgiving 2 girls are sponsoring a badminton tournament with all entry proceeds going to charity. Kaylea has the story
Neuqua has implemented new lunch rules. Saif has the details.
Shandana talks to @tia.poulakidas on Neuqua Valley's upcoming Girls Basketball season and this year's ambitions.
Did you know that there's a new Boba spot in town? Salimah give you a look into the recently opened resturant.
Quarterfinal Football Game
The football team has a big game this Saturday against the Maine South Hawks at 5pm, make sure your there to support as the theme is gold out!
Wildcat You Should Know- Callie Tuma
Neuqua has another sectional champion walking the halls: Callie Tuma. Hannah gives you the details on a Wildcat you should know.
Every week the graphics on the TVs in the halls and in the commons change, but where do they come from? Matt DeWees has the story.
Red Ribbon Week
One way Neuqua is celebrating Red Ribbon Week is by tying ribbons all over the school. Stephanie has the details.
The yearbook staff has been working hard throughout this school year to construct a well-designed yearbook. In order to receive one, you need to pre-order it soon. Jasmine has the details.
Cheer Competition Season
As one season ends, another trails close behind for the cheer team. Allysa takes a look into the start of the competitive season. @neuquavalleycheer
Girls Basketball Tryouts
Winter sports are starting up again which means Girls Basketball Tryouts are right around the corner, Kaylea has the details. @NVHS_GirlsBball
At Neuqua, there are many different and amazing clubs students have the privilege of being part of, German Club is one of them.
Girls Volleyball Recap
Neuqua's girls volleyball team played Waubonsie Valley in this edition of the War of 204. Charlie has the recap. @NV_Volleyball
Neuqua is hosting the DVC Bowl on Friday, October 22 versus Naperville North. Amanda has the details. @NVHS_Football
The Neuqua Valley Football team looks to go 8-0 in the regular season finale vs Dekalb. Tyler has the story.
Dig Pink Recap
The Varsity Girls Volleyball team recently competed in their annual 'Dig Pink' match against Metea Valley. Emily gives you a recap of the exciting game.
The Neuqua Tennis Team has a unique Instagram page. Hannah gives you the details on @nvhsgirlsvtennis
The Neuqua Valley Chess club is ready to get back into action after a fully remote last season. Saif has the details.
Unified Soccer Regionals
NVHS Gold and Blue both won regionals at the Unity Cup and each took home gold! Shandana has more on what @neuquavalleyso has been up to.
Online Ticket Sales
Fall sports are quickly coming to a close but a new ticket system is just getting started. Salimah has the details.
Peer Partners Go Fishing
Peer Partners Fishing is an incredible opportunity for students with and without disabilities to practice the skills and experiences fishing brings. Camryn highlights the information.
Powder Puff Recap
The Powder Puff game returned to the Neuqua football field this past Wednesday. Kendall recaps the event.
Volleyball Recap vs DeKalb
On Tuesday, October 5th, girls volleyball swept the DeKalb Barbs and celebrated Senior Night. Brooke has the recap.
A+ Award Winner
It's not everyday that a teacher from Neuqua wins the A+ Award. Gianna highlights Mrs. Kreutzer for winning this award in September.
Producing Wildcat Weekly
Wildcat Weekly has been a fan favorite for students and staff members. Most people don't know exactly how much work goes into producing the show. David has the details.
National Merit Commended Students
Many Neuqua Seniors have been studying hard over the past two years to take the SAT. Recently, numerous members of the class of 2022 have been recognized for their excellence within these tests, becoming National Merit Commended Students. Kendall as the information.
Academic Resource Centers
Students are readjusting to the academic rigor of full in person classes. The Academic Resource Centers provide access to one on one help with teachers. Brooke has the information.
The role of a school mascot is an important job that helps boost student morale and builds hype at various sporting events. Here at Neuqua, Willie can be seen dancing at football games and sometimes walking around the school. The thing no one seems to ask is how exactly you become Willie. David has the details.
Winter Accessory Drive
As the winter season approaches, the families in need in Illinois are coming short of necessities to get them through this season. You can help by donating your winter accessories. Jasmine has the details.
Neuqua is finding a way to give back to their own community, anybody can participate by creating bookmarks to hand out to the kids at elementary schools. Stephanie has the details.
After every win the offensive and defensive line have a tradition to celebrate all the hard work it took to get the win. Matthew DeWees had the story.
Neuqua Valley is hosting a vaccine clinic. Charlie has the details on how to get your Pfizer vaccine.
End of the School Year Motivation
With just under a month left, the school year is quickly coming to a close. Salimah asks Wildcats how they are staying motivated to finish the semester on a high note.
Teacher Appreciation Week
Teacher appreciation week was this past week. Chris tells you why you should thank a teacher.
Neuqua Summer Camps
Registration for Neuqua's summer sports camps are open, Hannah has the info on how to sign up.
Neuqua Softball Field
The Neuqua Valley Varsity Softball Field is finally complete. April has the details.
The E-learning Experience
E-learning is not as easy as it may seem. Emily speaks with students to understand the struggles of learning online.
Ms. Knuth's Peacock
One Neuqua teacher has a rather unusual pet. Seher has the story.
The Neuqua Valley student news site, The Echo, is giving seniors an opportunity to be featured in a print magazine at the end of the year. Ashley has the details.
Celebrate Your Senior
NVHS Boosters has a fun way to celebrate your senior. Chris has the story.
Junior SAT Day
With the junior's SAT day quickly approaching, Charlie tells you everything you need to know before the test.
Girls Varsity Lacrosse
Girls lacrosse is back! Salimah tells you what you can expect from this years varsity team.
Prom tickets are going on sale next week. Hrishita shows you how to buy your tickets.
The annual senior event is here! Jack has the information.
Freshman B Volleyball Recap
The Freshman B Girls Volleyball Team played Wheaton Warrenville South HS. Lauren has the recap.
This year is something students have never experienced before and classes like media have had to adapt. April gives you the details on how the media program looks this year.
Applications for Mr. NVHS are being accepted. Seher tells you what it is and how to apply.
Graduation and Prom Survey
Prom and graduation are both going to look a little different this year with the help of the seniors. Lexi gives you the details about the senior prom and graduation survey that seniors should complete.
New Schedule Update
Neuqua Valley will have a slight schedule change starting March 23rd. Charlie has the details
Writers' Week is approaching. Chris has the story.
John Poulakidas Scoring Record
A record has been broken! Jack shares the details.
Indian Prairie Scholars Induction
The Indian Prairie Scholars Induction is approaching. Hrishita gives the details on what that is and how to RSVP.
Academic Address Senior Speech
Seniors can now apply to give the Academic Address at their commencement ceremonies. Salimah runs through the details of the application process.
Want to be able to get cozy with a brand new book? The Library Media Center just added some more novels to their selection. April has the details.
Neuqua Medias department has been producing NV Pulse stories for over ten years. Seher tells you what they are.
The Multicultural Show is a little bit different this year because of COVID. Hrishita has the details.
Neuqua Valley is allowing students to drive to school. Chris has the details.
Booster Club Scholarships
Applications for the Booster Club Scholarships are finally open. Salimah has the details.
With second semester underway, hybrid learning is available to all students. Jack shows you how to keep you and your peers safe.
Updated Record Board
The Girls Swim and Dive Team's record board has been updated. Lauren looks into these accomplishments.
Semester 1 Materials Pickup
With 2nd semester starting soon, students must grab materials for their second semester classes. April has the details on the process.
Semester 1 Material Drop-off
Second semester is quickly approaching. In order to be prepared, students need to drop off their semester 1 textbook and materials. Camryn has the story.
Although course selection can be overwhelming, the Elective Fair is the perfect opportunity to learn more about the classes offered at Neuqua. Gianna has the story.
The time to begin selecting courses for the 2021-22 school is coming up shortly. Emily has the details.
Some changes are being made to the Variety Show this year around. Seher has the details
Booster's Pop Up Shop
In order to raise money this year, the Wildcat Boosters have created a spirit wear pop up shop. Charlie looks into this event.
Alliance for the Children
Alliance for the Children started in 1988. Lauren tells you the history on this organization.
It's A Wonderful Life
NVHS Theater is doing a live radio production for their holiday play. Chris has the details.
Recently, FAFSA has become a graduation requirement. Hrishita tells you more about what this means.
Black Student Alliance New Podcast
Neuqua Valley's Black Student Alliance is airing a new podcast this December. Salimah has the details.
Wall of Honor
Neuqua has changed the Wall of Honor, representing past graduates who moved on to serve our country, now to a digital platform. Camryn has the story.
National Signing Day
National Signing Day is a great way to celebrate the success of student-athletes at Neuqua. Gianna has the story.
New Athletics Website
The Neuqua Athletics Department has created a new website with many aspects to keep the Neuqua community informed. Chris has the story.
The Marching Wildcats
This fall, the Neuqua Valley Marching Wildcats kicked off their season under irregular circumstances with hopes to return to performing in March. Ashley has the story.
Jane Riehs Wins Heisman High School Scholarship
Recently, one of Neuqua's very own received a prestigious award for her academic and athletic achievements. Dominick dives into the story.
National French Week
French Honors Society have made drastic changes to this years National French week. Emily has the details.
Virtual Calming Room
Meeting with counselors through the pandemic can be tough however there is a solution. The virtual calming room.
Scheduling Parent/Teacher Conferences
Scheduling a parent/teacher conference this year can be difficult with the addition of ParentVUE. Sam walks you through how to sign up.
Veteran's Day Assembly
This years Veteran's Day assembly will be streamed live online. Seher has the details.
How to Order Yearbooks
Ordering yearbooks is a must-have for every school year. Lexi shows you exactly how you can order your 2020-2021 yearbook today!
"Is That Really Scary?" Children's Show
Whitney Young Sectional Recap
After a long and tiring season, Neuqua's cross country team has one final race. Charlie gives you the details.
Registering for AP Testing
AP Testing signups are now available! Jack gives you the details.
As students become more stressed with remote learning there are many things they can do to stay organized. Hrishita looks into the details.
Virtual Student Council
Student Council is a club that organizes school events, gets students involved, and raises school sprirt. Salimah has the details on how representatives and executive board members are still getting those tasks done from their homes.
New Media Website
A new media website was created for publication classes at Neuqua. Lauren shows you what you can expect.
Mu Alpha Theta is here to help students who may be struggling in Math. Connor provides you with all the information.
As Halloween approaches, the Chicago Tribune posted a story on all of the lights around Naperville people have put up for this spooky season. April has the details.
Rho Kappa is hosting a mock election for Neuqua students. Jim has the details.
New Monday Schedule
As Neuqua starts planning for in school sessions, a new Monday schedule has been put into place to prepare students for this change. Hannah has the details.
Some classes are having a hard time adjusting to the online process but the Echo has been ahead of the process. Sam has the detail.
Jewish Student Connections
With lots of activities on pause, a wide range of clubs are continuing to meet online for this school year. Ashley looks into a club you should join.
Best Buddies is a great opportunity for students to get to know peers that they might not have classes with at Neuqua. Gianna has more information.
Orchesis Homecoming Video
With this upcoming season, Orchesis has begun and is going to look a little different, but as of now they have some exciticing news to share. Camryn has the details.
Seniors & College Applications
Seniors are working around the impacts of the pandemic to fill out their college applications by their deadlines. Seher has the details.
Girls XC Twilight Invite
With the date of the Dupage Valley Conference (DVC) approaching fast, the Girls Cross Country team works hard in the meet before the conference. Emily has the details
Mr. Tegtmeyer Named PLTW Teacher of the Year
Mr. Tegtmeyer, a PLTW teacher at Neuqua Valley, has been named the PLTW Engineering Teacher of the Year. Lexi looks into his achievement.
Athletic Hall of Fame
Neuqua honors athletic achievements. Ashley has the details for the Athletic Hall of Fame Ceremony.