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First Day of School

The first day of school for all students is Friday, August 7, 2015.  Please read on for details.

Underclassman Photos

Underclassman photos will be taken on August 27.

Parking Passes

Any student wishing to park on school property needs to purchase a parking pass.  

Jostens: Class Ring Meeting with Freshmen

Wednesday, September 2nd during Homeroom:  Class Ring Meeting for Freshmen.

Distracted Driving Convocation

Memorial Hospital will be sponsoring a distracted driving convocation for the high school students on Monday, September 14.

Club Sign Ups

Northeast Dubois High School has many opportunities for students to get involved.  During the first month of school, students will have the opportunity to sign up for extra-curricular activities that interest them.

Tools for Schools

Vote to help Northeast Dubois High School win a $1000 grant from Old National Bank.  Follow this link.


Parent/Teacher Conferences: October 7

Parent/Teacher conferences will be held on Wednesday, October 7 from 4-8pm.

Yearbook Orders

2015-2016 yearbook orders should be turned in to the office by October 9.

October 14

A number of different activities will be going on at the high school on October 14: senior job shadow day, PSAT for juniors and sophomores, freshman field trips.

Fall Break

Fall Break -- No School from Thursday, October 22 through Monday, October 26.  School will resume on Tuesday, October 27.

National FFA Convention

National FFA Convention will be held in Louisville, KY from Wednedsay, October 28 through Saturday, October 31.  FFA students will be participating in various activities at the FFA Convention.

Blood Drive

A blood drive will be held at the high school on Tuesday, November 3.

State Beta Convention

The Indiana State Beta Club Convention will be held at the French Lick Resort this year on November 13 and 14.

Term 2 Midterm

Midterm for Term 2 is on Friday, November 13.  Grades will be posted to Skyward on Wednesday, November 18.

Holiday Ball

Holiday Ball is on Friday, November 20 at Celestine Community Club.


All Juniors will take the ASVAB test on the morning of Tuesday, November 24.

Canned Food Drive

Congratulations to the Freshmen for winning our food drive challenge.  While the competition is over, we are still accepting donations through next week.  Please consider sending in a donation of non-perishable food items with your student, or you can drop your donation off on the stage during any home sporting event.   

Final Exams

Final Exams will take place on Wednesday, December 16; Thursday, December 17; and Friday, December 18.  

Semester Break

Semester 1 ends on Friday, December 18.  Students will return to school for the start of semester 2 on Tuesday, January 5, 2016.

Young Life Interest Meeting

There will be a meeting for anyone interested in learning more about Young Life and potentially joining the committee that will work toward establishing the program in our community.

Concert to Benefit Robotics Team on January 17

Buddy and Billie Hart will perform a concert to benefit the high school Robotics Team.  The concert will take place on January 17 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm in the middle school multi-purpose room.

Financial Aid Workshop

The NDHS Financial Aid Workshop will be held on the evening of January 19 at 6:30 in the middle school multi-purpse room.  (This is a location change.)  Any current senior planning on pursuing post-secondary education after high school is recommended to attend this workshop with a parent. 

Young Life Interest Meeting

See attached handout for information about a Young Life Interest Meeting to be held on Tuesday, February 2 in the middle school library.

Young Life Interest Meeting

Indiana Youth Tour to Washington, D.C.

Attention Juniors and Parents:  Through the Dubois REC, high school juniors have the opportunity to visit Washington, D.C. this June.  Outside of spending money and travel to Indianapolis, the trip is free to students.  Please consider applying for this great opportunity.  Click Read More to access flier and application.


High school Homecoming will be on Friday, February 12, 2016 between JV and Varsity boys' basketball games.  Please join us.

College 101 Rescheduled

The College 101 presentation for parents of Junior students has been rescheduled for March 3, 2016 at 6:30pm in the cafeteria.  

Parent Teacher Conferences

Second semester parent teacher conferences will be held on March 3, 2016 from 4-8pm at the high school.  Contact your student's teachers to set up an appointment.

Donations for Family Recovering from House Fire

One of our families is currently dealing with the aftermath of a house fire over the weekend.  Donations for the family can be dropped off at the high school.  Please read more for specific needs.  Thank you in advance for any support you can provide this family.

Girl Scouts: Clothes for Celestine Bears

On behalf of the Girl Scouts, the high school is currently accepting donations of toddler sized clothes to dress the Celestine Street Fest Stuffed Bears.  Any donations are appreciated and can be dropped off in the high school office.  

Volunteers for Post Prom Organization

Please read the attached letter from current Post Prom co-chairperson, DeAnn Meyer, and consider volunteering the help organize the event.

Post Prom Letter



The 2016 Junior / Senior Prom will be held on Saturday, April 16.

High School ISTEP+ Testing

ISTEP+ Part II Testing Dates have been set.  

Wednesday, April 20  English -- Sophomores

Thursday, April 21  Math -- Sophomores

Friday, April 22  Science -- Freshmen

Monday, April 25  English Pilot -- Sophomores

Sports Physicals

Sports Physicals will be held at the high school on Wednesday, April 27 from 6-8pm.

State Academic Bowl Competition

Congratulations to the Math Academic Bowl Team.  They will compete in the State Academic Bowl Competition on Saturday, May 7 at Purdue University.  Good Luck!

May 13: Senior Awards Banquet

The Senior Awards Banquet will be held on May 13, 2016 in the Middle School Multi-Purpose Room.  Seniors and their parents or guardians are invited to attend.  Contact the office to purchase tickets or for more information.

Underclassmen Awards

Underclassman Academic Awards will be presented during a school assembly on Tuesday, May 24.

Graduation Practice

Graduation practice and photos will be on Friday, May 27 at 8:00am.  

Final Exams

Seniors will take final exams beginning on Tuesday, May 24.  Their last day of exams will be Thursday, May 26.  Underclassman exams will run from Wednsday, May 25 through Friday, May 27.  Students will receive a detailed exam schedule.

2016 Graduation

The 2016 Commencement will be held in the NDHS gymnasium on Saturday, May 28 at 6:00pm.

Welcome Back!

Welcome Back to School!  NDHS faculty and staff are looking forward to the 2016-2017 school year.

Channel 14 Sunrise School Spirit Competition

Northeast Dubois School Corporation will be participating in Channel 14's Sunrise School Spirit Competition on September 16.  Through this challenge, NDHS hopes to foster school spirit and collect donations for the Tri-State Food Bank.  Please bring canned food donations to the NDHS office or to any athletic event leading up to September 16.

School Pictures: Wednesday, September 21

School pictures for underclassmen will be taken on Wednesday, September 21.

Dubois Public Library Provides Digital Access Cards to Students

The Dubois Public Library has provided digital access cards to all high school students.  The purpose of these cards is to allow students to access digital materials, such as research databases, regardless of whether they have their own library card or not.  NDHS appreciates this resource provided by the library, and we urge our students (and their families) to take advantage of it.

See the attached documents for more information.

Digital Access Card FAQs

Online Databases that Can Be Accessed with Card

ONB Tools for Schools Grant

Vote for NDHS for the ONB Tools for Schools Grant.  


Vote for our Birthday Cake Can Display

Update:  We won the first round of voting.  Starting Friday, Sept 23, you can vote for our Birthday Cake vs. Madisonville's can sculpture.  Keep voting!

Our Sunrise School Spirit Pep Session was a huge success.  Thank you to everyone who made donations, helped plan, and attended the pep session.  Now, we need you to vote for our birthday cake display.  Click on the link below and vote, vote, vote.  Thanks!!


Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent Teacher Conferences at the High School will be on Tuesday, October 11 from 4-8 pm.  

Post Prom Planning Meeting

There will be a post prom planning meeting on October 17 at 6:30 in the high school library.  All are welcome to attend.

October 19: Senior Job Shadow, PSAT, and Freshman Field Trip

Wednesday, October 19 will be a busy day for NDHS students.

Seniors will have the opportunity to job shadow the career of their choice.  Students who opt not to participate in the job shadow day will be helping with service activities around the high school.

Juniors and sophomores will be taking the PSAT.

Freshmen will be taking a college campus visit on this day as well.  Students will visit either the University of Evansville or Vincennes University.

Blood Drive

Northeast Dubois High School will host a blood drive on Tuesday, November 1.

Underclassmen Picture Retakes

November 2:  Underclassmen Picture Retakes

Beta Club State Convention

High School Beta Club members will participate in the State Convention at French Lick Resort on November 11 and 12.

Financial Aid Workshop for Parents

There will be a Financial Aid Workshop for parents on November 14 at 6:30 at the high school.  This meeting will be beneficial to any senior students or parents who have questions about FAFSA, scholarships, and other financial aid options.

Holiday Ball

Holiday Ball will be held on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at the Celestine Community Club from 7:30-10:30pm.  

ASVAB Testing: Tuesday, November 22

Juniors will have the opportunity to participate in ASVAB testing on Tuesday, November 22.  

Eugene's Birthday

We will be celebrating Eugene the Jeep's 80th birthday at the boys' basketball game on Friday, December 2.  JV game begins at 6:00.

Final Exams

Final Exams will be taken on Monday, December 19; Tuesday, December 20; and Wednesday, December 21.  Semester 1 ends at the end of the day on Wednesday, December 21.

January 4: Second Semester Begins

Students return to school for the start of Semester 2 on Wednesday, January 4, 2017.

College Panel

Class of 2017 is invited to attend a College Panel discussion on January 6.  Recent NDHS graduates, who are currently attending post-secondary education, will be returning to the high school to answer questions and provide insight on the transition from high school to college.

Boys' Basketball Sectional

Boys' Basketball Sectional play begins on Tuesday, February 28 at Wood Memorial High School.  Dubois will play Cannelton at 8:00 EST.  Semi-final games will be played on Friday, March 3, and the championship game will be on Saturday, March 4.  

Freshman Orientation

Current 8th Graders and their parents are encouraged to attend Orientation at the high school on Monday, March 6 at 6:30.  Students will also visit the high school on Tuesday, March 7.

Parent/Teacher Conferences

Parent/Teacher Conferences will be held at the high school on Thursday, March 9 from 4:00-8:00pm.  Teachers will also be helping with the Blue Chip Academic Bowl Competition that evening, so parents should contact teachers to set up a conference time.

College 101

Parents of juniors are encouraged to attend College 101, an informational meeting about preparing for the college application and financial aid process.  The meeting will be held in the high school cafeteria on Thursday, March 9 at 6:30.

ISTEP Part 1

ISTEP testing is underway at the high school.  Sophomores will take English Part 1 on Tuesday, February 28 and Math Part 1 on Thursday, March 2.  Sophomores and freshmen enrolled in Biology I will take Science Part 1 on Tuesday, March 7.  

High School Art Exhibit @ Krempp Gallery

Check out our talented high school artists' exhibit at the Krempp Gallery.  Student pieces will be displayed from March 1-13.  The gallery is open M-F 8:30-5:00; Th 8:30-7:00; and Sun 12:00-3:00.  

Junior Immunization Clinic

Junior Immunization Clinic will be on Tuesday, March 14.  

Career Fair

On Friday, April 7, all sophomores and juniors will have the opportunity to attend a career exploration fair at one of three locations:  Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center, Jasper Engines and Transmissions, or French Lick Resort.


The Northeast Dubois Prom will be held on Saturday, April 8 at the Polo Room in Jasper.  Post-prom will follow at the high school.

ISTEP+ Part 2

ISTEP+ Part 2 testing dates have been set.  

Tuesday, April 25 -- Math for all sophomores

Wednesday, April 26 -- English for all sophomores

Thursday, April 27 & Monday, May 1 -- Science for all freshmen and sophomores who are enrolled in Biology I


Senior Banquet

The Senior Banquet will be held on Friday, May 12 at 6:30 pm in the Middle School Multi-purpose Room.

Beta Club Induction

Qualifying junios and sophomores will be inducted into the Beta Club during a brief ceremony on Wednesday, May 17.  

Underclassman Awards

The Underclassman Awards will be presented during a school assembly on Friday, May 19.

Graduation Practice

Graduation Practice and Pictures will begin at 8:00 on Wednesday, May 24.

Final Exams

Seniors will take final exams on Thurs., May 18, Fri., May 19, and Mon., May 22.

Underclassmen will take final exams on Mon., May 22, Tues., May 23, and Wed., May 24.  


The Northeast Dubois High School Commencement is set for Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 6:00 in the evening in the high school gym.

AP Testing

AP Testing Schedule

Monday, May 1:  AP Chemistry

Tuesday, May 2:  AP Physics 1

Tueday, May 9:  AP Calculus AB

High School Office Closed for Moratorium Week

The high school office will be closed the week of July 3-7, 2017. If you need immediate assistance, contact the corporation office.

Registration for the 2017-2018 School Year

Registration for the 2017-2018 school year will take place in the high school cafeteria on Wednesday, August 2 from 4-8pm and Thursday, August 3 from 8am-3pm.  If you are new to the Northeast Dubois County School Corporation, please call the high school to schedule a enrollment meeting with our guidance counselor.

Updated registration forms for the 2017-2018 year will be available under the Digital Docs section of the corporation website the week of July 24.

First Day of School

The first day of school for the 2017-2018 school year is Thursday, August 10, 2017.  See you then!

Rachel's Challenge Presentation

Rachel's Challenge will be presented to students on Thursday, September 21.  

PSAT, Senior Job Shadow, and Freshman Field Trips

On October 11, Sophomores and Juniors will be taking the PSAT.  Seniors will be participating in a job shadowing opportunity.  And Freshmen will be taking field trips to either University of Evansville or Vincennes University.

Family Outdoor Movie Night: October 13

Outdoor Movie

Virtual Day for High School Students

On October 18, the high school will have a virtual day for students.  While staff participate in professional development, students will have the opportunity to work on lessons for the day from home.  More details will be sent home closer to the virtual day.

Harlem Wizards

Harlem Wizards

Baskbetball Dinners Pick-up

If you ordered BBQ dinners from a boys basketball player, pick up is Sunday, November 5 from 10:30-1:00 at the middle school.

Scotch Doubles Bowling Tournament

Support the NDHS Bowling Teams by participating in the Scotch Doubles Tournament on Sunday, November 5, 2017.  Click here for a registration form with more information.


Toys for Tots Donations

NDHS is collecting donations of new, unwrapped toys for the Marine Corps Toys for Tots Program.  Donations will be accepted until December 15.  Collection bins are located in the office and outside of the cafeteria.

Holiday Ball

Holiday Ball will be held on the evening of Friday, December 22.

Semester 1 Finals

Semester 1 Final Exams will be administered on December 20-22.

College 101

Join us on Monday, February 5 at 6:30 for the College 101 Workshop for Junior students and parents.  Learn how to navigate the college application process.

Orientation for Incoming Freshmen

An informational meeting for current 8th graders and their parents will be held on Thursday, February 22 at 6:30.

Alumnus Kateland Bailey Named Miss Black Indiana US Ambassador: Using Platform to Raise Awareness about Sexual Assault

Jeep Alumnus Kateland Bailey has won the title of Miss Black Indiana US Ambassador.  Through her platform, Kateland is working to raise awareness about sexual assault.  For more information and if interested in purchasing a shirt, please see the links below.

 Kateland Bailey Press Release

Shatter the Silence Shirt Order

Grit and grind sends Jeeps home as champions Sectional Champions
High School Open House and Registration

Open House:  Wednesday, August 1st from 4-8pm

Registration:  Wednesday, August 1st from 4-8pm and Thursday, August 2nd from 8am-3pm


First Day of School

Students return to school on Thursday, August 9 at 8 am.

August 16: Teens & Technology Presentation

Stephanie Nancarrow with the Indiana State Police will be presenting at a parent session on Teens and Technology.  The presentation will be on August 16 at 7:00 pm in the Dubois Middle School Multi-purpose Room.  Please join us.

September 11: Protecting Your Children: Advice from Child Molesters

The Southwestern Indiana Child Advocacy Center Coalition and Crisis Connection will be hosting an informational session, titled "Protecting Your Children: Advice from Child Molesters."  The presentation will be held on September 11 from 6:30-8:00 pm at the Huntingburg Event Center.  All are encouraged to attend.

Picture Days: September 11 and 12

Picture Perfect will be at the high school on September 11 and 12.  Sophomores and Juniors will have their photos taken on September 11.  Freshmen and Seniors will be on September 12.

Wed Oct 10: PSAT, Freshman Field Trips, and Senior Job Shadow

Wednesday, October 10 will see a lot of activity for NDHS students.  All freshmen will be visiting college campuses.  Sophomores and juniors will take the PSAT.  And, seniors will be participating in a job shadow day.  

Virtual eLearning Day

On Thursday, October 11 the high school and middle school will be conducting a virtual eLearning Day.  Paperwork will be sent home on October 1.  

Financial Aid Workshop for Seniors and Senior Parents

All seniors and their parents who are considering any post-secondary education are encouraged to attend the annual Financial Aid Workshop.  The workshop is scheduled for Thursday, October 18 at 6:00 pm.

Parent Teacher Conferences

Parent Teacher Conferences at the high school are scheduled for the evening of Thursday, October 18 from 3:15-7:15.  Any parent who wishes to schedule a conference should contact the high school office or the teacher directly.

Parking Lot Changes at Dismissal

Dismissal Changes: From 2:45-3:15 daily, our two entrances will become one ways. The first entrance (when coming from downtown Dubois) will be an EXIT ONLY. All of our student driver traffic and busses will be exiting the property from this drive. 

If you are coming onto the school property during this time, please enter through the second drive. Thank you for your help keeping our dismissal process safe! We will be posting signage concerning this change soon.

Spell Bowl Team Heading to State

Congratulations and Good Luck to the NDHS Spell Bowl Team on a State Finals Appearance on Saturday, November 10.

Spell Bowl State Finalist

Holiday Ball

Holiday Ball will be held on Friday, November 16, 2018.  Tickets for sale this week!

HOSA Hopes for the Holidays

Each year NDHS HOSA students raise money for an anonymous family in need in our community.  The group has planned dress up days for Monday, November 12 - Thursday, November 15.  All are welcome to participate.  Any community member interested in making a donation may contact the high school office.

HOSA Hopes for the Holidays flyer

Final Exams

Final exams for semester one will be held on December 19 through December 21.

8th Grade: High School Orientation

Freshman Orientation 

Parent and Student Meeting:  Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 6:00 in high school cafeteria

Student Visit to High School:  Friday, February 22, 2019 from 8:00-10:30 in high school cafeteria

Spring ISTEP Testing--Part 1

All sophomores are required by the State of Indiana to participate in ISTEP+ testing in the spring.  Part one of the assessment will be administered the first week of March.  

Part 1 ELA:  Tuesday, March 5

Part 1 Math:  Thursday, March 7