Naperville High Schools Make Top State & National Rankings

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US News and World Report released their top national and state education rankings and 3 Naperville high schools made the cut.  Here’s who’s on the list:

  1. Neuqua Valley
  2. Naperville Central
  3. Naperville North

Neuqua Valley

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Naperville Central & North Football Schedules 2013

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Naperville high school football rocks.

Naperville Central and Naperville North are both looking to improve on the 2012 season.  Here are their schedules for 2013.

naperville central footballNaperville Central Football Schedule

Head Coach:  Mike Stein – Nickname: Redhawks – Class 8A – 2012 record was 4 wins and 5 losses

Home games are played at Central’s football stadium at 440 W Aurora Ave, Naperville, IL 60540

  • 8/30 – 7:30pm – Vs. Waubsonsie Valley
  • 9/6 – 7:30pm – Vs. Neuqua Valley
  • 9/13 – 7:30pm – Vs. Lake Park
  • 9/20 – 7:30pm – Vs. Glenbard East
  • 9/27 – 7:30pm – At West Aurora
  • 10/4 – 7:30pm – At Wheaton-Warrenville South
  • 10/11 – 7:30pm – Vs. Glenbard North
  • 10/18 – 7:30pm – At Wheaton North
  • 10/25 – 7:30 – TBA Naperville North

naperville north high school football playerNaperville North Football Schedule

Head Coach:  Sean Drendel – Nickname: Huskies – Class 8A – 2012 record was 5 wins and 5 losses

Home games are played at North’s football stadium at 4899 North Mill Street, Naperville, Illinois 60563

  • 8/30 – 7:30pm – At Neuqua Valley
  • 9/6 – 7:30pm – Vs. Thornton
  • 9/13 – 7:30pm – At Glenbard North
  • 9/20 – 7:30pm – At Wheaton North
  • 9/27 – 7:30pm – Vs. Wheaton-Warrenville South
  • 10/4 – 7:30pm – Vs. Lake Park
  • 10/11 – 7:30pm – At Glenbard East
  • 10/18 – 7:30pm – At West Aurora
  • 10/25 – 7:30 – TBA Naperville Central

 

Interview With Jason Stipp; Principal At Waubonsie Valley High School

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Mr. Jason Stipp, Principal at Waubonsie Valley High School, was kind enough to take time to talk with us about his role at WVHS.  Principal Stipp started his current position in 2012 and has been working hard to both keep up and enhance Waubonsie’s reputation as one of the best high schools in the nation.

Principal Jason Stipp Interview

What attracted you to working at Waubonsie?

The name and reputation of Waubonsie and IPSD 204 were very attractive. The rich history here at this school, as well as being a part of the district as a parent were also major attractions.

Has it been what you thought it would be?

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Complete Profile of Waubonsie Valley High School

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Waubsonsie Valley High School is part of Indian Prairie School District 204 with students from the Naperville and Aurora areas.  It serves grades 9 through 12 and has been rated as one of the top high schools in the nation.

Waubonsie Valley Statistics

  • Opened in 1975
  • Public institution
  • 4-year program
  • Coed
  • Roughly 2,700 students
  • Student to teacher ratio:  27 to 1
  • Part of the Upstate Eight athletic conference, 25 varsity sports programs
  • Nickname:  Warriors
  • Average ACT Scores:  23.2
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Naperville High School District Public Rankings

How good are Naperville High Schools?  Well, according to a review of public rankings done by the Chicago Sun-Times newspaper and overall statistics from the greatschools website, they’re pretty darn good.

In fact, Naperville has some of the best high schools in the state of Illinois.

The Sun-Times analysis ranks the top 50 high schools in the state by a formula based on average scores on state achievement tests.  This is a bit different than other methods that may include only the percentage of student scores which meet state standards.

The results speak for themselves.  Of the top 50 in Illinois, here’s how Naperville high schools did: [Read more…]

List Of District 203 Schools In Naperville

district 203 logoDid you know that there are 22 different district 203 schools in Naperville?  That’s a lot of schools!

To make it easy to locate and contact them, we made a convenient list of all of them below and broke them out by grade level (you can also view a map of district 203).

District 203 Elementary Schools

  • BEEBE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL:  110 E. 11th Ave – Naperville, IL – 60563-2797 – 630.420.6332
  • ELLSWORTH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL:  145 N. Sleight St – Naperville, IL – 60540-4700 – 630.420.6338 [Read more…]

Naperville School District 203 Boundary Map

district 203 maps overview

Over the last few years, the Naperville School District 203 Enrollment Capacity Study Committee (ECS) has proposed various changes to the boundary lines of the Naperville school system.

On March 19, 2012, the Board of Education approved some significant changes.  However, as recently as February 2013, more updates were made for the 2013-2014 school year.

The district’s website makes it somewhat difficult to find and understand exactly where the boundaries are.  So, we wanted to simplify things by making it easy to download a detailed map or else just take a quick peek at a snapshot of where the boundary lines extend to. [Read more…]