Upcoming Events

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  • 2:30     Doors will open for Grand March.
  • 2:30-3:00  Students should arrive to "check in" bags for WOW! ZONE and to get in line up order in the Aux Gym.
  • 3:30     Grand March at NPHS. 
                 Admission Cost to Grand March:  $3.00 per person.
  • 5:30     Coach buses leave NPHS -- MUST ride the bus to and from
  • 6:30     Arrive at WOW! ZONE in Mankato, MN
  • 8:00     WOW! ZONE activities open---dance, bowling, laser tag, mini golf, etc
  • 1:00am   Leave WOW! ZONE
  • 2:00am   Arrive back at NPHS.  School building will be locked and will not be accessible.

Students Attending Grand March:  arrive between 2:30-3:00.  You will "check in" any bags that you are bringing to WOW! ZONE.  You will not be allowed to have access to those bags once they are "checked in".  

Students Only Attending WOW! ZONE:  arrive by 5:20.  You will also need to "check in" any bags you are bringing to WOW! ZONE.  You will not be allowed access to those bags until you arrive at WOW! ZONE.

Parking/Arrival back at NPHS at 2:00am:  Students are asked to park in the front parking lots of the high school.  They should not park in the back of school as that is where the coach buses will be parking.  The school will not be open at 2:00am upon return from WOW! ZONE.  



March 16, 2017

School is in session until 11:10.  Buses will run following the school day at 11:10.

Conference Times

1:30-4:00     Teachers will be located in the gyms.
4:00-5:00     Dinner Break
5:00-8:00     Teachers will be located in the gyms.

Please go to Campus Portal to print your child's schedule and grades.

The following teachers will not be at conferences the entire time.  They will be in attendance for the time listed.

  • Kiffin Deihl (language arts):  5:00-8:00
  • Dave Edberg (industrial tech):  2:00-4:00, 5:00-7:00
  • Chris Hirdler (chemical health specialist):  5:00-8:00
  • Katie Kalina (Rylee Pool) (science):  5:00-8:00
  • Katie Kalina (Heather Hamernick) (science): 5:00-6:00
  • Susie Mahowald (special education):  1:30-4:00, 6:30-8:00
  • Darrin Sawchuk (speech/language pathologist):  1:30-4:00
  • Jon Shriver (school psychologist):  7:00-8:00
  • Colleen Traxler (special education):  1:30-4:00
  • Shannon Tupy (special education):  1:30-4:00, 5:00-5:30, 6:30-8:00
  • Ryan Uttech (Choir):  Will not be available.  Please sign up to schedule a time. 
  • Heather Vikla (german):  5:00-8:00
  • Barb Zweber (occupational therapist):   Will not be available.  Please sign up to schedule a time.


January 30 - February 4



Back Row (L-R):  Nik Arguedas, Jared Milinkovich, Eric Chromy, Jacob Milinkovich, Noah Hummel, Mason Davis, Bryce Berglund
Front Row:  Sophia O'Neill, Keegan Mulvihill, McKayla Mooney, Carly Madigan, Lauren Hargreaves, Josephine Hyde, Josie Herrmann

Dress Up Days

Monday           PJ Day
Tuesday          Black & White Day
Wednesday     Beach Day 
Thursday        Character Day (dress like your favorite character or TV show) 
Friday             Sports Team/Jersey Day


January 30 at 7:00pm
HS Auditorium
Free Admission


February 3 at 1:45pm
HS Gym


February 4
$5.00 per person (no presale tickets)

  • Must show student ID.  If you need another id, please come to the office to request one for $5.00.
  • If you are bringing a guest, a dance contract is required.  Deadline to turn in dance contract is Friday, Feb 3.  
  • The concession stand will be open during the dance.
  • Please coordinate ALL RIDES to be here by 11:30pm.  Dance will end promptly at that time.

Semester 1 ends January 13 

View the Finals Schedule

January 12    Finals  (Class hours 2, 4, 6)
January 13    Finals  (Class hours 1, 3, 5, 7)

Note:  There will be NO early dismissal on Thursday, January 12.  School will end at 2:32 due to the finals schedule.  

Fall Musical


Order Tickets

November 18     7:30pm
November 19     7:30pm
November 20     2:00pm
November 26     7:30pm
November 27     2:00pm

Veterans Day Program

Bring A Veteran To School Day

Students can bring a Veteran to school on Veteran's Day, Friday, Nov 11.   We want to show our thanks!

8:30-9:05:  Q&A Session---Small Group Break out session with our student audience and Veteran Panels in Social Studies classrooms.

9:20-9:55:  "Welcome Social"  with donuts, coffee, and juice hosted by Social Studies teachers and students in the Media Center.

10:05-10:45:  Veteran's Day Program @ NPHS with The Color Guard.   Veteran guests will be ushered in with their student host to be seated in VIP seating on the gym floor to be honored during our school program.

Questions, please call Jen Sayler, Social Studies Dept teacher, at 952-758-1254 or email

Thank you for your service!

 Conferences/10th & 11th Grade Information Night

November 10, 2016

School is in session until 11:10.  Buses will run following the school day at 11:10.

Conference Times

1:30-4:00     Teachers will be located in the gyms.
4:00-5:00     Dinner Break
5:00-8:00     Teachers will be located in the gyms.
5:30-6:30     10th Grade Information Night for parents and students will be held in the Auditorium.  Details.
6:45-7:45     11th Grade Information Night for parents and students will be held in the Auditorium.  Details.

Please go to Campus Portal to print your child's schedule and grades.

The following teachers will not be at conferences the entire time.  They will be in attendance for the time listed.

Dave Edberg           1:30-4:00, 5:00-7:00
Jack Pauly                Not in attendance
Darrin Sawchuk     1:30-4:00
Jon Shriver              1:30-4:00
Ben Thietje             1:30-3:00
Colleen Traxler       3:00-4:00
Heather Vikla          5:00-8:00

NPAEF Scholarship Drive

scholarship, NPAEF

November  9
November 10
November 13

New Prague National Honor Society students will be calling residents of District 721 for a pledge towards the local scholarship fund for New Prague High School graduates.  Our goal for this scholarship drive is $8,000.  Please consider a gift.   If you are not contacted by phone and would like to contribute, you may donate to New Prague Area Education Foundation, P.O. Box 171, New Prague, MN 56071 or donate online at, or call 952-758-2000.

Yearbook Information

How to Order a Yearbook:
Cost:  $50
Ordering deadline - February 3
All orders must be placed online through FeePay.  


Senior portraits are due December 22, 2016. 

Meeting this deadline is crucial if you want to be included in our senior section, as we have deadlines we need to meet to get our yearbook to the printer and in your hands by the end of your senior year.  So please do your best to book your photo shoot by the end of October or early November.


Senior Portrait Specifications

  • All images should be portrait orientation (no landscape or horizontal images will be used).
  • All images must be submitted digitally and should be at least 300 dpi (digital)
  • Portrait size - width 2.25" x height 3"
  • File format type JPEG or TIFF (Please NOTE: You CANNOT save as Power Point, Word, Works)
  • Taking prints of the portrait and then scanning is not encouraged. The quality is usually poor. Ask your photographer to submit the electronic image directly.

 Portraits can be emailed directly to  You can also submit them on CD.

We would love to see your memories of senior year!

Another way to be sure you are included in this year’s book is to share your pictures with us.  Please consider sharing any pictures you take at school events and activities by emailing them to  You can also submit them on a CD or flash drive.


If you have any questions or concerns please contact Allie Meyer, Yearbook Advisor at or 952-758-1220.


College Fair Details (seniors only)

October 5, 2016 at Minneapolis Convention Center.   Leaving NPHS at 8:00am and returning around 12:00pm.  

Sign up in the Guidance Office due October 3.   Bring in signed parent permission slip + $6.00 for bus.   Any senior attending the college fair must ride the bus.

Click here for complete details.



homecoming royalty

Front Row (L-R):  Shannon O'Rourke, Abby Kallal, Julia Bauer, Brookelyn Skluzacek, Maizie Deihl, Haley Dietz, Ashley Shimek, Taylor Hustad
Back Row (L-R):  James Ericson, Sam Gregor, Jacob Washa, Tylar Lindell, Jayden Rise, Logan Reger, Will Forberg, Zach Hanson


Dress Up Days


Monday, September 19

Powder Puff    7:30pm @ Trojan Stadium

Wednesday, September 21
Float Building   5:30pm-8:30pm @ Bus Garage

Friday, September 23
Pepfest/Coronation      11:15                         Main Gym
Lunch                           11:55-12:30
              Lunch Options
              School Lunch 
Parade                           1:00                         HS to Main Street to Kubes Furniture
Football Game               7:00                             

------Following the pepfest the school day is concluded.  Students are released for the day.   Lunch will be provided at school and students may attend the parade.  Buses run as normal at 2:32 from the High School or students may catch their bus at the Middle School directly at 2:30pm.

Homecoming Dance following football game       9:00pm-Midnight      Main Gym

  • Informal Dance
  • $5.00 per person
  • Bring student ID
  • Doors open at 9:00pm and lock at 10:00pm
  • All guest dance contracts have to be turned in by 2:30pm on Friday.   Dance contracts can not be accepted at the door.   One guest per student.
  • Concession stand will be available.
Saturday, September 24

Dad's Belguim Waffles      8:30-12:30pm        High School Commons 


 Upcoming Concerts

 Click here for upcoming band and choir concert dates.


Early Release Thursdays (begin September 8)

Early Release for Collaboration
We will be implementing an early release each Thursday at 1:50pm for all students in grades 9-12 to allow for our teaching staff to have professional collaboration time.

Students that drive or have access to transportation will be allowed to leave at 1:50 each Thursday starting on September 8th.   Those students riding buses, which will run at regular time of 2:32, or any others wanting to remain in the building will need to be in one of the three areas:

  • Commons
  • Lecture Hall if they have a test or quiz to make-up.
  • Media Center


9th Grade Orientation

Tuesday, August 16

     1:45-2:00      Students arrive at New Prague High School.  Parents return again at 5:30 for parent meeting.

     2:00-4:45      Students will have the opportunity to:

  • Meet their guidance counselor
  • Get your picture taken for student ID's
  • Receive a tour of the building
  • Receive their Chromebook (review the agreement form and submit the $25 annual payment online prior to the orientation)
  • Meet the administration
  • Receive their schedules and other important information

     4:45-5:15      Pizza and juice in the Cafeteria

     5:30-6:15      Parents and students meeting in the Gymnasium

Click here to review the 9th Grade Welcome Letter that was mailed in July.


HS Open House Dates

Tuesday, August 16th from 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Class Schedule Pick-up (available for grades 10-12)

Tuesday, August 16th from 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
9th Grade Orientation (9th grade only)

Monday, August 22nd from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
High School Open House (available for grades 9-12)  Chromebooks will be distributed to high school students on the dates listed above. Please review the Chromebook Distribution Process page for more information. 

At Open House, you may complete the following: 

  • Pick up schedules
  • 10th & 11th graders need to have their picture taken for student ID's 
  • Receive their Chromebooks if the user fee has been paid and agreement has been completed
  • Tour the building
  • Pick up a parking permit if you have the form completed and have paid via FeePay.

Students must have their pictures taken to receive their student ID.  Student IDs are needed to get into dances and all NP home sporting events. You don't have to purchase a package to receive a student ID.  Order forms to order pictures are available in the HS Office.  Seniors have received their IDs in their welcome back mailing.  

Picture Dates:  

  • Tuesday, August 16       8:00am - 4:30pm
  • Monday, August 22       5:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Make up Date:  Friday, September 5 starting at 7:40am