Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Prom Tickets

 Prom Tickets are $30 per person and Prom is May 6th. Don't miss out!! Come by to see Mrs. Kerber in room 215 to purchase prom tickets. Prices go up March 27th.

Monday, February 27, 2017

After Prom

The all night party of the year is on Saturday, May 6th. After Prom is open to all students at Nitro and has lots of activities for everyone laser tag, casino room, obstacle course, basketball, corn hole, bingo, movie, caricature drawings, bowling and more. There will be a Flash Sale this Wednesday, March 1st during both lunches, and the cost of the ticket will only be $5. After Wednesday, the tickets will be $10.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Attention Seniors: Cap and Gown pictures are tomorrow as well as make up Tux and Drape pictures. These are the pictures used as you walk across the stage at graduation, please check the lists posted on the bulletin boards to see what period you are to get your picture taken. Please report directly to the auxiliary gym at the beginning of your assigned period. We will also be doing the thank you videos if you didn't have that done for graduation.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Baseball Tryouts

Baseball tryouts will begin on Monday, February 27th. If you haven't already gotten a physical, you must have one before tryouts. Practice time will be announced Monday morning.

DECA Meeting

DECA meets today during Anchor in Mrs. Marshall's room. Very important for those attending State Competition.

Monday, February 20, 2017

National Honor Society

A list of GPA Eligible National Honor Society candidates is hanging on the office window and outside Mr. Shamblin’s room. It is extremely important that all candidates stop by Mr. Shamblin’s room today to pick up an application. All applications are due back no later than Wednesday March 8th by 3:00pm.


 Senior Cap and Gown Pictures will be this Friday in the auxiliary gym. Please check the list posted on the school bulletin board to see which period you will be taking your picture. If the period listed will not work, see Ms. Grant immediately.

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Math Field Day Winners

Congratulations to Robert Carter who placed 3rd at the Kanawha county Math Field Day for 9th grade. Also congratulations to Danielle Witt who placed as an alternate for grades 10-12. The regionals are next month at the University of Charleston.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

ShowCats Awards

The Nitro ShowCats and Nitro SophistiCats are making their mark on the Show Choir Community lately.

At Riverside, The ShowCats won their class, and were awarded 1st Runner Up To Grand Champions, and Best Costumes, and Best Instrumental Ensemble. Louisa Smith was awarded Best Performer. The SophistiCats won Best Costumes and Second Place in their division. MaQuayla Booker was awarded Outstanding Performer.

At Cabell Midland this past weekend, The Nitro ShowCats were awarded Grand Champion in their class, Overall Best Show Design, Advanced to Finals, and were awarded 2nd Runner up to Grand Champion Overall. Louisa Smith won Outstanding Female Soloist and Best Performer. The SophistiCats continue to strut their stuff, being awarded 2nd place in their division, and Chelyan Smith was awarded Outstanding Performer.

A Special Congratulations to Louisa Smith for being selected to the West Virginia All State Choir, and also as a Finalist in the West Virginia Solo and Ensemble Competition. Louisa was selected to perform on the Honors Concert at the West Virginia All State Band And Choir Festival in March.

Thursday, February 9, 2017


 "Attention AFJROTC Cadets: There will be Drill Team/Honor Guard practice today after school from 3 to 5 PM."

Monday, February 6, 2017

Prom Tickets

Good Morning Wildcats! Prom tickets are selling quickly! Price is $25 per person. See Mrs. Kerber in room 215 to purchase tickets. Also, get your Vale-Grams in this week. See the Prom table to purchase a vale-gram for $1.00 where we get your anonymous message out there to the one who is on your mind this Valentine's Day!

Sunday, February 5, 2017

Nitro Elementary School Zumbathon

 Nitro Elementary will be hosting a Zumbathon this Saturday February 11th to raise money for jump rope for heart! It will be $10 from 10:30-1:30pm.  All ages are welcome!

Friday, February 3, 2017

Mu Alpha Theta

Today is the last day to turn in Mu Alpha Theta applications, make sure to turn them into Mr. Eich by the end of the day if you plan on applying.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

Senior Video

Seniors: Please sign up to participate in the senior video. Sign up sheets are on Ms. Grant's door, B101. Sign up will end at noon this Friday