Emily Widger (Class of 2010) fondly remembered for character, intelligence & artistic passions
The Wahoo Public Schools received the sad news this morning that we have lost a respected former student. Emily F. Widger (age 22), a graduate of the Wahoo High School Class of 2010, was killed last night in a two-vehicle collision east of Elmwood, in Cass County. Her fiancé, 23-year-old Matthew F. Kirchhoff of Weeping Water, also died at the scene. Emily was an intelligent, conscientious, and kind student with a passion . . . read more
2014 PINK OUT games set for Sept. 25 & Oct. 2, 4, 17, 21
Attention Warrior & Cavalier Fans! Two teams . . . one fight! Wahoo High School and Bishop Neumann High School, along with Saunders Medical Center, have teamed up in a quest to raise awareness and to promote mammogram screenings for the women in our lives as we celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October. . . . read more
Annual event held to raise awareness about suicide prevention
On Sunday, September 14, members of Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America ( FCCLA ) and their guests attended the 10th annual Out of the Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk as part of National Suicide Prevention Month . The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention sponsored the event, which helps raise awareness . . . read more
Fall 2014 conferences set for Sept. 25 & Oct. 1
Wahoo Public Schools will host Parent Teacher Conferences on Thursday, September 25 and Wednesday, October 1, 2014 . Please see below for the times. Wahoo Elementary conferences will have assigned times. These times will be between 4:30 and 8:00 p.m. both days. A note will be sent home in Thursday folders with your scheduled time. . . .
Public service announcement from Three Rivers District Health Dept.
Cold and flu season is here and Three Rivers District Health Department wants local residents to protect themselves. There has been much concern in the community with the report of multi-state clusters of children with severe respiratory illness caused by enterovirus D68 . Enteroviruses are very common viruses; more than 100 types . . .
Current openings: custodian/maintenance, asst. pole vault coach, accompanist, bus drivers, substitute paraprofessionals
Wahoo Public Schools has the following openings for the 2014-2015 school year (Employment Applications located at bottom of this page): Coaching Positions: Assistant Pole Vault Coach Wahoo Public Schools is looking to hire an assistant high school pole vault coach for the 2015 track . . .
Students paint/sign ceiling tiles to symbolize their role in building positive school culture
Wahoo Middle School 6th grade students recently painted their hands and placed them on ceiling tiles in the school to demonstrate their commitment to school learning. Teachers and students ventured out to the school's blacktop area and chose a color and a ceiling tile to decorate. After the tiles had time to dry, each student . . .
Warrior harriers run at Columbus; Rademaker & McAtee Medal!
September 18, 2014 (Columbus Scotus Invitational) A warm and sunny afternoon greeted the Wahoo Cross Country teams as they trekked northward to the Columbus Scotus Invite on September 18, 2014. The girls' team was once again led by sophomore Hannah Brust with her 23rd place finish in 23:38. Next up for the Wahoo . . .
Proposal seeks to construct trails in & around Wahoo
The City of Wahoo is in motion to submit a grant for the Recreational Trails Program , and with a little help from Wahoo Public students and citizens, this grant just might be secured! The Recreational Trails Program is a grant fund project that would place various trails in and around the town of Wahoo . One of the major trails . . .
Wahoo falls to Syracuse at home
HANDBOOK Click HERE to view the 2014 Warrior Football Player's Handbook. SEASON RECORD: 1-3 ROSTER: Click HERE to view the 2014 Warrior Football roster. STATS & MEDIA COVERAGE: Friday, September 19, 2014 (Home) Wahoo 9 . . .
Warriors finish 5th of 13 @ Crete; Fiala takes 8th!
Crete Invitational (September 19, 2014) The Lady Warrior golfers hit the course on Friday at the Crete Invitational. The tournament was played at College Heights. The girls had a great day finishing in 5 th place out of 13 teams. Their team score of 429 was Wahoo’s best score at the Crete Invitational over . . .
Wahoo posts 4th straight win @ home over Milford
SEASON RECORD: 9-10 ROSTER: Click HERE to view the 2014 Warrior Softball roster SCORES: @ Home (9/22/14) Wahoo 10 Milford 3 WIN 1 2 3 4 5 6 . . .
Wahoo wins straight sets over Yutan; Advances to 6-1
VARSITY SEASON RECORD: 9-1 ROSTER: Click HERE to view the 2014 Warrior Voftball roster SCORES: September 20, 2014 (@ Seward Tournament) Wahoo vs. York 25-13 25-18 WIN (2-0) Wahoo vs. Duchesne 25-22 . . .
Registration deadline: Friday, October 31
Current onsite and distance learning dual-credit (both high school and college) course offerings for the Spring 2015 semester are listed at the bottom on this page. These classes will be held in the WHS Learning Lab (old band room). If you see a course(s) you would like to take next semester, simply click on the distance learning request . . .
Annual event held Aug. 22 at Memorial Stadium
On Friday, August 22, 40 students and teachers braved the Wahoo downpour and traveled to Memorial Stadium in Lincoln, Nebraska. Although Wahoo was getting pummeled with rain, Lincoln was bright and sunny! The Cornhusker Marching Band put on their annual free exhibition for the public. This is the third consecutive year that Wahoo . . .
Student voting for annual Nebraska book award takes place in April
All of the 2014-2015 Nebraska Golden Sower titles are available in the WPS Library Media Centers. Check them out and cast your vote this spring! (Click HERE to search the WPS Library Catalog.) 2014-2015 Golden Sower Primary Nominees: One Cool Friend by Toni Buzzeo | . . .