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Lauren Crockett: Runza Student of the Week!

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Congratulations to WHS senior Lauren Crockett, who was recently selected as Runza's Student of the Week!

WHS senior honored for academic & athletic excellence

Congratulations to WHS senior Lauren Crockett, who was recently announced as Runza's Student of the Week ! "Balancing homework, school & community involvement, and one's personal life is a difficult challenge in high school. Some students do this so well we feel they should be recognized," according to Runza's website. "Runza Restaurants and KETV created a partnership to honor senior students for their . . . read more

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Two WHS students join forces with 193 countries of U.N. to resolve global problems

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WHS junior Ryan Volin (left) and senior Tyler Timm learned last week that they have been chosen, along with peers around the world, to attend the Winter 2016 Youth Assembly at the United Nations, which will be held Feb. 17-18 at the UN Headquarters in New York City.

Timm & Volin selected to attend Feb. 17-18 Winter 2016 Youth Assembly @ United Nations Headquarters in NYC

It seems the world generally relies on the wisdom of adults for solutions to its complex global problems. A brief review of history reveals, however, that sometimes they really mess it up! From fighting world hunger and poverty, to providing a quality education for all, to conservation and preservation of our world and its . . . read more

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Dr. Greg Haessler establishes new scholarship in memory of classmate, Jane Marie Gross

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Jane Marie Gross 9/2/1950-11/26/1965

Application to be posted soon

The Wahoo Public Schools Foundation has announced a new scholarship for graduating seniors intending to attend the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. This new scholarship is made possible by the generosity of Wahoo High School alum, Dr. Greg Haessler of Urbandale, IA. Dr. Haessler, a 1968 graduate of Wahoo High School, contacted the Wahoo . . . read more

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Accomplished rock and roll band combines music with financial literacy education

Gooding performs Oct. 28 instructional concert for WMS/WHS students

When looking for sound financial advice, who better to call than a member of a rock and roll band, right? Well, while pursuing money management guidance from most rock stars would NOT be a good idea, following the recommendations of the rock band GOODING will serve you well! Wahoo Middle/High School students enjoyed the . . .

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Domesti-PUPS Service and Therapy Animals

Next 'Live from Wahoo' event slated for Dec. 10

For the 2015-2016 school year, the ESU2 Distance Learning Cooperative has initiated Live from Wahoo,  an annual series of extraordinary student enrichment and professional development events. The next Live from Wahoo event will be on Thursday, December 10 , featuring Domesti-PUPS Service and Therapy Animals . An . . .

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District employment opportunities

Current certified openings: 6th Grade Teacher (non-certified: HS para, bus drivers & substitute paraprofessionals)

Wahoo Public Schools has the following openings for the 2015-2016 school year:   Certified Positions: 6th GRADE TEACHER Wahoo Public Schools is accepting applications for a 6th grade teacher for the Spring 2016 semester. This position will start January 4, 2016, until the end of the school year. This is . . .

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Wahoo Elem. sets up "The Giving Tree" in lobby

Service project seeks donations for annual V.F.W. Christmas Drive

Students, families, community members, and staff are being invited to participate in a project that we are calling “The Giving Tree” ( The Giving Tree is a book written by Shel Silverstein). Our “Giving Tree” will be located near the office of Wahoo Elementary and will be used to display donated items that . . .

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2015 Veterans Day Assembly

Wahoo High & Bishop Neumann combine to honor those who fight for freedom

Freedom is never free, and the two Wahoo high schools recently joined forces to honor those who make the sacrifice to protect it. Wahoo High School recently commemorated 2015 Veterans Day on Wednesday, November 11 in a joint assembly with Bishop Neumann High School . The annual program, held in the Performance-Learning Center, . . .

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9 WHS FBLA members attend 2015 FBLA National Fall Leadership Conference

Students experience opportunity to enhance business knowledge & leadership skills

Nine members of the Wahoo High School chapter of Future Business Leaders of America ( FBLA ) attended the 2015 FBLA National Fall Leadership Conference in Omaha November 6-7, 2015, along with Adviser, Barb Shanahan. Students attending were Jack Maass, Corby Brigham, Colin Grandgenett, Cole Talbert, Alyssa Lewandowski, Lucy Brooks, . . .

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WMS student council raises $800 for 2015 Saunders Co. VFW Toy Drive

Donations to help make Christmas special for area children

In preparation for a season of giving, the students of Wahoo Middle School have taken a selfless lead! The WMS Student Council has raised $800 in a recent school-wide effort to raise funds for the 2015 Saunders County VFW Christmas Toy Drive! The money will be used to put smiles on the faces of many area children during the . . .

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College, Scholarship & Financial Aid Information

Local & non-local scholarship applications posted

(This page was last updated on November 23, 2015)  2016-2017 FAFSA Information about the 2016-2017 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) will be posted soon! Please click HERE to access the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) website. Once on the website, click the green box that says . . .

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State and District Databases

Resources available to all WPS students; See Mr. Privett for database passwords

WPS students have access to an impressive variety of databases, which they are able to access in or out of school, 24/7, from any device with an Internet connection. Students are encouraged to use these resources for both personal and classroom-related inquiries. Please contact Mr. Privett (443-4332, ext. 3232 or email dprivett@esu2.org ) . . .

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Elementary & MS/HS eBook Collections

WPS partners with ESU2 to provide digital library to students, teachers & parents

E-BOOK COLLECTIONS:      ELEMENTARY      MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOL Students: before using the above collections, you must download the axis360 app on your iPad (free download from the App Store or Google Play).   PLEASE NOTE: The eBook collections are . . .

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