Ninth Grade Community News

Welcome to the NGC!

Posted on: June 15, 2019

June 2019

To the Parents/Guardians of students entering the Ninth Grade Community (NGC):

Welcome to the NGC! I am excited to serve as the principal of the Ninth Grade Community as we spend the year helping your child learn and grow. We have an outstanding staff who will welcome you to the Ninth Grade Community in the fall! The office staff of the Ninth Grade Community includes:

Stacy Smith- Associate Principal Ninth Grade Community

Kaitlyn Richter- Counselor Ninth Grade Community

Jeff Zidron- Student Support Advisor

Paula Harvey-Administrative Assistant

We will help your child navigate the transition from the junior high to the high school as they learn new subjects, make new friends, and choose from a variety of sports and activities to be involved in!


Mark your calendars for 3 events in August!

  • NGC S.O.A.R. (Success.Opportunity.Achievement.Relationships) held on August 8 or 9

    • August 8 (9:00-3:00) or August 9 (12:00-5:00)

  • MHS/NGC Open House August 15, 2019 (6:00-8:00)

  • First Day of School August 19, 2019 (7:15-2:05 are school day hours)


August 8 and/or 9, 2019 NGC S.O.A.R. Event is held during Schedule Pick up at Milford High School.  You and your child are encouraged to attend this event in these time frames to pick up your schedule, receive supply lists, get their yearbook photo taken, pay fees, tour the building and more! This event will provide an opportunity to visit classrooms and become familiar with the NGC prior to the first day of school. Students will also be able to access their schedule through the Milford Student Portal in August


August 15, 2019 MHS/NGC Open House is a great chance for you to meet your teachers, visit your classrooms, and walk your schedule!


For information on the 2019 Milford required summer reading for English Language Arts, please go to   Reading should be completed prior to the start of the school year!


Check the NGC Webpage: and follow us on Twitter: @MHS_NGC for updates throughout the summer!


Visit the NGC FAQ Page for answers to many questions!


We can’t wait to watch our NGC students SOAR throughout the year!



Stacy Smith

Associate Principal

Ninth Grade Community