"The course of true love never did run smooth." --William Shakespeare Nebraska Shakespeare will return to Wahoo High School for its educational “ Shakespeare On Tour ” production of A Midsummer Night's Dream on Friday, October 12, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. in the WPS Performance-Learning Center. All students grades 9-12 will attend the performance, and community members are also invited to attend for no charge. This performance in Wahoo is among the group's more than 30 scheduled performances in middle schools, high schools, and communities across Nebraska and Iowa, including many isolated, underserved communities where professional . . .
Officials of the National Merit Scholarship Corporation ( NMSC ) announced the names of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program . These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth more than $32 million that will be offered in the spring of 2019. Wahoo High School senior Anna Dobesh has been named a National Merit Scholarship Semifinalist. The nationwide pool of Semifinalists, representing less than one percent of U.S. high school seniors, includes the highest scoring entrants in each state. About 1.6 million juniors . . .
The Wahoo High School Class of 1968 will celebrate its 50th Reunion on Friday, September 28, 2018 at Hilltop Country Club in Wahoo. Social hour will begin at 5:00 p.m., followed by a remembrance of classmates who have passed. A buffet dinner will be held after the remembrance. Earlier in the afternoon members of the Class of 1968 will tour their old high school building (a.k.a the current Wahoo Civic Center), followed by a tour of the existing high school facility, and on Saturday (September 29), several alum will attend the Nebraska vs. Purdue football game in Lincoln. The Class of 1968 will close the weekend on Sunday with an informal gathering for more "catching . . .