Pep Rally! There will be a Spring Sports Pep Rally on Wednesday, March 12th, beginning at 3 p.m. This will be a purple day, running on a pep rally schedule. (12)
Seniors- Seniors with a minimum GPA of 3.0, plan to attend a state supported institution (not limited to Nebraska) and have earned an athletic letter and/or level of distinction in another school activity (i.e. band) are eligible to apply for the Gene Root World War II Silver Star/Purple Heartscholarship. Interested students should pick up an application packet in the School Counseling Office. (28)
Seniors planning to attend a one, two, or four college next fall are reminded to check out the local scholarship list of Naviance. More scholarships will be added very soon. (28)
FBLA: Anyone who wants to run for an officer position for next year, must stop by Room 305 by the end of the school day. (10)
It's Teen Tech Week, and even though it is short, please stop by the library to see how to check out eBooks on your computers, tablets, or smart phones. We also have a trivia competition on Tuesday and Wednesday. The top three guessers will receive a $10.00 Amazon gift card, so be sure to stop in this week! (12)
The 2014 Academy and Military Information Day
will be held on Saturday, March 22nd
at Lincoln Northstar High School and is open to high school students and their parents to learn about the service academy nomination process and other opportunities for military service such as ROTC, the National Guard, Reserves, and enlisting.
Go to the school counseling website for more information. (21)
Architecture Summer Camp
This summer, UNL’s College of Architecture will be conducting a workshop for high school students interested in exploring a career in architecture, landscape architecture, or interior design. The workshop is planned for June 8-14, 2014. Go to "Summer Opportunities" on the school counseling website for more information and application materials. (21)
Students Interested in a Health Care Career-
The University of Nebraska Medical Center is offering a "Backstage Pass" to their School of Allied Health on March 29, 2014 for individuals who want to explore professions in the medical field. High school juniors and seniors, interested in a career in health care, will have the opportunity to experience an in-depth look at 13 different health professions. Go to the school counseling office for more information. (21)
Attention Seniors and Senior Parents:
Jostens will be here to deliver senior orders at lunchtime on Friday, March 21st. Seniors will be receiving notification from Jostens regarding any balances owed. Balances are due at the time you pick your order up.
Caps and gowns will not be distributed on this date. Seniors will receive caps and gowns at the senior meeting the Monday of graduation week.
If you are not here to pick up your order on March 21st, you will be able to pick up your order in the office. Students picking up orders with balances after Jostens leaves on March 21st, will need to pay with cash, money order, or a charge card submitted to Jostens (contact them for this at 402-374-1138). (20)
FFA will have its March meeting on Tuesday, March 11th at 7:30am in the Ag Room. (11)
Juniors & Seniors - College Rep Visits
The following college representatives will be here during AEP in the school counseling office. Please get a pass at least one day in advance to attend.
- March 10th - UNK
- March 11th - Univ. of South Dakota
- March 26th - Metro Comm. College
- April 17th - Northwest Missouri State Univ.
Spring Play: Auditions for the spring play, The Real Inspector Hound, will be held on Monday March 10th and Tuesday March 11th. Scripts are available and can be checked out in advance from Mr. Hardie. (11)