District News
Band to host annual Craft Bazaar on November 5
The Pride of Newark Bands will host their fourth annual Craft Bazaar from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5, in the Newark High School Auxiliary Gym. The event includes a $1 admission, and will feature homemade items from candy and pie, to stuffed animals, quilted items and clothing. Concessions and a 50/50 raffle will also be available. Crafters interested in renting space may contact Carrie Bennett at 740-404-7597 or via email at stylists@me.com. 
Quackenbush in running for national kicker of the week again
Senior kicker Jed Quackenbush has been nominated for the Kohl's Kicking National Player of the Week for the second time this season, for his performance in last Friday's game against Canal Winchester. In Friday's matchup, Quackenbush was 4-for-4 in field goals from 48, 37, 35 and 31 yards. He made 3-for-3 extra points and knocked 7 out of 8 kickoffs into the end zone. Wildcat fans can vote for Jed at this link. View his performance against Canal Winchester at this link.
After a week 1 win against Zanesville, Quackenbush was named the Kohl's Kicking National Player of the Week with 40 percent of the vote.
October 2016 Citizens of the Month
Every month, Newark City Schools honors 28 students from grades 4 through 12 in every school as our Citizens of the Month. Students are chosen for what they do both inside and outside of the classroom. Also every month, a different group from one of our schools performs for students and their families. This month, the Newark High School Swing Choir performed.

Thank you to Park National Bank for sponsoring this month's lunch. Congratulations to the October 2016 Citizens of the Month.
Newark Boys Junior Cats Basketball Tryouts
Boys in grades 3 through 6 can try out for the Junior Cat Basketball teams on Sunday, Oct. 30, in the Newark High School Auxiliary Gymnasium. Grades 3 and 4 are from 1 to 2 p.m.; grade 5 from 2 to 3 p.m.; and grade 6 from 3 to 4 p.m. The Junior Cats are an extension of the Newark Varsity Basketball Program. Players will compete against teams from Columbus and the surrounding areas. Please contact Jeff Quackenbush with any questions, at 740-670-7435. 
Help NHS win up to $10,000 by voting daily
Newark High School is participating in the McDonald’s High School Team Challenge, courtesy of McDonald’s restaurants of Central Ohio and NBC4. You can help NHS got the chance to win up to $10,000! The school in our division with the most votes at the end of the competition wins, and again this year, second and third place schools also win! Visit highschoolteamchallenge.com every day to cast your vote for Newark High School. Voting runs through October 28. 
Find athletic schedules at arbiterlive.com
Newark Wildcat athletic schedules for all middle and high school teams can now be found at ArbiterLive.com, or by following this link. Follow along with Wildcat sports all season on Twitter, by following @NewarkWildcats. Go Cats! 
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