Needles High School

News and Announcements

Two New Teachers Hired at NHS

NHS would like to welcome Robin Edgerton and Matt Fromelt to the staff at Needles High School. Ms. Edgerton teaches Special Education classes and is a Needles alumni. Mr. Fromelt teaches Physical Education classes at both the high school and middle school and is the new varsity football coach. NHS is very excited to have these two individuals on campus.
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Mustang Gold Cards are On Sale!!

Needles Mustang Football team are currently selling Mustang Gold Cards. The cards cost $20 and are good at twenty different business in the Tri State area. Please contact Needles High School if you are interested in purchasing a card.
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Any student interested in playing football needs to attend a football meeting on Wednesday, August 5th, 2015 at 7:00 AM. The meeting will be held in room #18 at the NHS campus (Mr. Campbell's old PE classroom). All players must have their sports physicals completed and turned in to the NHS office. Practice times are as follows:

Week of August 5th--8th, practice will be held from 7:00 AM until 9:30 AM.
Week of August 10th, practice will be held from 7:00 AM until 11:00 AM.
Week of August 17th, practice will start at 3:15 PM and will remain starting at 3:15 PM for the rest of the season.
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College Fair

The Needles Unified School District AVID Program will be having their first annual NUSD College Fair. The fair will be held on Thursday, April 29 and 30, 2015, form 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM in the Needles High School gym. Please see the attached flyer for additional information.
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Golfers slump after great day, take second in Division 1 match

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — The Mustang golfers let down some and ended up taking second place in a Division 1 match April 21.

The boys ended up with a team score of 443 at the par 72 Las Vegas National Golf Course. Boulder City came in first with 412 and Moapa came in third with 456.

Needles heads to Mesquite to face Moapa at the par 72 course, The Palms, on Thursday, April 23.

Look for details in the print edition of the Needles Desert Star.
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Mustangs fight defensive battle, come up short

NEEDLES — The Mustangs losing streak continued with a 2-1 loss to Lee Williams on April 21.

The Mustangs only gave up two runs in the second inning but only mustered one run themselves in the sixth.

Needles heads to White Pine on Friday, April 24. Varsity plays at 10 a.m. and noon and junior varsity plays at 2 and 4 p.m. The schedule is subject to change without notice.

Look for details in the print edition of the Needles Desert Star.
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Lady ’Stangs short on players and luck in loss to Lee Wiiliams

KINGMAN, Ariz. — The Lady ’Stangs played hard but couldn't get the win against Lee Williams April 21. They lost 8-4.

Coach Ray Limon said the girls played a decent game but luck wasn't on their side. They were also down players for various reasons.

The girls will head to White Pine on Friday, April 24. Varsity plays at 10 a.m. and noon and junior varsity at 2 and 4 p.m. Schedule is subject to change without notice.

Look for details in the print edition of the Needles Desert Star.
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Needles High School Drama Club performs Peter Pan

NEEDLES — From the Darling family nursery to Neverland, members of the Needles High School Drama Club brought the classic story of Peter Pan alive in the school’s auditorium April 18 and 19.

The two act play featured nine scenes on five sets. The adaptation of J.M. Barrie’s novel was done by Craig Sodaro and produced by special arrangement with Pioneer Drama Service, Inc. of Englewood, Colo. It was directed by Gabriella Belt who professed amazement, in the play’s 8-page program, of the dedication of the cast and crew; especially considering all the other activities they participate in.

The cast included senior Christine Lim as Michelle Darling; senior Jessica Hernandez as Wendy Darling; sophomore Mathew Thomas as John Darling; freshman Amber Lawson as Mrs. Darling and Chattering Chipmunk; freshman Shane Starkel as Nana and the Crocodile; senior Star Johnson as Liza and Starkey; sophomore Matthew Kissell as Peter Pan; sophomore Reid Shaver as Tootles; senior Shivam Bhakta as Nibs; senior Danielle Kramer as Pots; sophomore Ivy Stone as Pans; freshman Cameron Calderon as Slightly; senior Jeannine Otero as Curley; senior Arron Mills as Captain Hook; junior Jacob Rohrback as Smee; freshman Czechy Alvarado as Cookie; eighth grader Ryly Payson as Skylight; junior John Xie as Noodles; sophomore Adam Jenkins as Great Big Little Panther; freshman Isabelle Henson as Tiger Lily; sixth grader Savannah Hernandez as Two Moons; and third grader Abigail Belt as Raging Waters.

Junior Morgan Mills was stage manager; junior Ultra Sujjapongse ran the sound board.
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Needles High School Students Accepted to Various 4-Year Colleges

Our students are getting accepted to a wide variety of colleges. This year's graduates have been accepted to: UC Riverside, UCLA, UC Davis, UC Irvine, UC Merced, Southern Utah University, Cal-State San Bernardino, San Diego State University, Eastern Kentucky University, Northern Arizona University, Grand Canyon University, University of Nevada-Las Vegas and Kansas Wesleyan University.
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