Thursday, December 31, 2015

Nitro Baseball

We would like to officially introduce Joe Gayda as our new head baseball coach.
There will be a meeting for any student interested in playing baseball on Wednesday January 6th at 6pm in the cafeteria.

Pat Vance Invitational

Don't forget we will be hosting the Pat Vance Invitational Wrestling Tournament Jan. 1 and 2nd.  Come out and support our boys as they compete.  

Friday, December 18, 2015

Community Service Hours

Any student interested in volunteering at the Pat Vance Invitational wrestling tournament on January 1, 2 and 3 can contact Kevin Skeens at  or text him at 304 807 5704.  This events does qualify for community service hours.

Senior Trip

We only have 7 seats left for the senior trip to cedar point.  If you are interested bring your $25(Cash or Money Order) non refundable deposit to Neva ASAP.

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Chili Dinner and Holiday Concert

The Nitro Showcats Annual Chili Dinner is scheduled for this evening,  December 15, 2015 at Nitro High School. Dinner will be held in the commons from 5:00pm until 6:30pm.  Price is $8.00 and includes chili, crackers, dessert, drink, and the show. Concert time is 7:00pm and  will be held in the auditorium. The Show will feature The Nitro Showcats, The Nitro Sophisticats Girl's Ensemble, Nitro High School Dance Class, and The Nitro High School Baton Twirling Team. We are also pleased to announce the Kanawha Kordsmen  as our special guests, who will also be performing.  Come out for a great show and a great time.

Friday, December 11, 2015

12_11_15 Video Announcements

12_11_15 Video Announcements

Any student interested in Math Field Day needs to see Mr. Asbury by the end of the day Tuesday the 15th of December.

There will be a mandatory Cheer Meeting in room 215 directly at the bell.

Important Senior Trip Information

The senior trip will be on Friday, May 13th. We will be going to Cedar Point. Cost of the trip is $100 and includes park admission, unlimited drinks, and transportation. To reserve your spot on the bus, you can bring in a $25 non-refundable cash deposit beginning Monday, December 14. Deposit must be made by Friday, December 18 to guarantee your spot. Any questions or to turn in your deposit, see Mrs. Douglas in the office.

Baker Christmas Pics

Stop by Ms. Grant's room in Baker to get your pic made in front of the tree with your Christmas gear on 🌲

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Stella & Dot Trunk Show and ZUMBATHON

NHS Cheer is hosting a Stella & Dot Trunk Show. Beautiful jewelry that makes the perfect Christmas gift. It will be held in the Nitro Commons Saturday, Dec. 12 from 9:00-12:00...if you can't make it, be sure to see a cheerleader or order online!

Saturday, December 19th NHS Cheer is hosting a ZUMBATHON in the gym! Come support the cheerleaders! Registration is at 8:30...dancing starts at 9:00! Prizes will be raffled off as well

There will be a prom committee meeting after school today in room 215. Please be prompt.

Monday, December 7, 2015

12-7-15 Announcements

Baton Twirling Team

The Baton Twirling Team is actively looking for additional members.  Please see Ms. Amy in Baker 126 if interested.


We will go Christmas caroling this Friday, December 11th. Meet at Pt. Harmony Elementary at 6:45pm so we can carol at 7pm in Westbrook.

Pep Club

Tuesday, December 8-- Wear your RED to show your support for the Nitro High Boys Basketball as they travel to Winfield! Game time is 7:30 at Winfield.

Wednesday, December 9th-- Black Out-- Wear your Black and show your support for the Girls Basketball team as they take on Winfield here at Nitro. Game time is 7pm.

Ben Franklin Parent Survey

Here is another link to the Ben Franklin parent survey.  This is a informational survey and open to all parents.

Friday, December 4, 2015

12_4_15 Announcements

12_4_15 Announcements

12_3_15 Announcements

12_3_15 Announcements

Branches Domestic Violence Donations

The Nitro High School Dance Team along with Winfield High Dance Team will be collecting diapers, gently used or new bras, and feminine hygiene products for Branches Domestic Violence Shelter. There will be a box set up for donations in the office and at basketball games. They will be collecting donations until December 18th.

Ben Franklin Parent Survey

Dear parents of Nitro High School 9th,10th, and 11th grade students,

The administration and faculty of Ben Franklin Career Center invite you to participate in a brief survey in preparation for your students' visit to our school.

Ben Franklin Parent Survey

The purpose of the survey is to share some facts about career and technical education (CTE) and the wonderful educational opportunities available at Ben Franklin.

Thank you for your participation. We look forward to meeting our future students.

Paula Potter, Ed. D.
Principal Ben Franklin Career Center
(304) 766-0369

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

11_30_15 Announcements

11_30_15 Announcements


There will be a LSIC meeting in the commons on Thursday 12/3/15 @ 5:30.  We will be discussing changes to next years schedule and this years "After Prom"

Baton Twirling Team

The baton twirling team will be practicing after school from 3:15-4:30 on Wednesday, December 2nd . 

Nitro Showcats

You're, mark your calendars.   Longaberger Basket Bingo will be held on Friday, December 4, 2015 at the Nitro Moose Lodge (3rd Floor) Sponsored by the Nitro Showcats.  Doors open @ 5:00 pm, and the games begin at 6:00 pm.  Price is $20.00 for 20 games.  Concessions will be sold.   All proceeds go to support the Nitro High School Show Choir.