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NE Shakespeare to present "Romeo and Juliet" on WPS Stage October 27

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12th Annual Nebraska Shakespeare On Tour makes stop in Wahoo for 9:00 a.m. performance; community members welcome

"These violent delights have violent ends." -- Romeo and Juliet , II.6 Nebraska Shakespeare returns to Wahoo High School for its educational “ Shakespeare On Tour ” production of “Romeo and Juliet” . . .

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Homecoming 2017

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Candidates & list of week's events posted (Sept. 18-23)

WHS Homecoming 2017 will be held September 18-23. Candidates Congratulations to your 2017 Homecoming Candidates: Queen: Brianna Brabec, Kristin Callan, Sarah Iversen, Maddie Larson, Katie Pearson, Taryn Scheef . . .

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Wahoo High School receives "Global Education Excellence Award"

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WHS recognized for its comittment to global education & foreign exchange student program

Wahoo High School has received national recognition for excellence in global education from EF High School Exchange Year , the leader in high school exchange. The EF High School Exchange Year Global Education Excellence Award is . . .

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Homecoming 2016

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Candidates & list of week's events posted (Sept. 26-30)

WHS Homecoming 2016 will be held September 26-30. Candidates Congratulations to your 2016 Homecoming Candidates: Queen: Elizabeth Hill, Claire Johnston, Mallory Lindstrom, Maddie Mann, Annie Petska, Josie Schnakenberg . . .

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WHS students take to the skies at Offutt AFB field trip

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9 experience aviation by taking control of base's flight simulator

The opportunity to fly in an airplane is something that fascinates many kids. For many, just experiencing the speed and force of a takeoff and landing, as a passenger, can be quite a rush. Recently, for some students, though, that rush was . . .

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Homecoming 2015

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Candidates & list of week's events posted (Sept. 8-11)

WHS Homecoming 2015 will be held September 8-11. Candidates Congratulations to your 2015 Homecoming Candidates: Queen: Lauren Crockett, Anna Gottschalk, Makeda Russ, Jacey Sutton, Shelby Milliken, and Alexis Libal . . .

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Homecoming 2014: A Night on the Nile

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Candidates & list of week's events posted (Sept. 29-Oct. 4)

WHS Homecoming 2014 will be held September 29 through October 4. Your 2014 Homecoming Candidates:  QUEEN  KING  Joelle Anderson  Alex Abbott . . .

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Warrior teacher hopes to be Nebraska's first 'Amazing Race' contestant

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Ms. Griffin ready for a new adventure!

¡Hola everyone! It’s true! My boyfriend, Tom, and I are trying to appear on CBS’s “ The Amazing Race !” Applications are due this Thursday. In an effort to generate as much attention to our application as possible, we are . . .

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2013 Nebraska Shakespeare tour slated for 'Twelfth Night' performance in Wahoo

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Oct. 14 event free & open to the public!

Nebraska Shakespeare's version of Twelfth Night will be held at the Wahoo Public Schools' Performance-Learning Center on Monday, October 14 , beginning at 7:00 p.m. THIS EVENT IS FREE TO THE PUBLIC! . . .

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Overwhelming Response Proves "There is More Love Than Hate"

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Local Donations Delivered to Newtown, Connecticut; Received with Tears, Hugs & Open Arms

We would like to extend a huge thank you to everyone who helped make this drive such a success! In addition to stuffing (and we DO mean stuffing!) a 16-foot enclosed trailer with toys, blankets, pillows, cards and snowflakes, we were also . . .

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Seven WHS Students Attend Annual Latino/Hispanic Summit

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Sotelo Receives Star Student Award

On Monday, October 22, seven Wahoo High School students attended the 9th annual Latino/Hispanic Summit. This year's theme was "La Raza Cósmica" or "Dare to Dream." The purpose of this summit is to "increase youth leadership . . .

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Lincoln Journal-Star Letter, 3/18/12: Great Moment

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Retired Educator Comments on WPS Students' Positive Actions

As a retired coach and guidance counselor, I love to catch young people in positive actions. Athletics is a great venue for our young people, and even though it is not for everyone, athletics can and does affect many other youths and . . .

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Homecoming 2011: a Night in Vegas

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Highlights: a Week of School Spirit, a Football Victory & Dance Drawing over 100!

Sparkly dresses, heels too high to walk in, tight up-do’s held together with bobby pins and hairspray, corsages and boutonnières, flashes of light popping here and there, booming music, and Vegas, baby, Vegas! Yes, it’s Homecoming 2011! . . .

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12 WMS/WHS Students Attend Omaha's Hispanic/Latino Summit

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Annual Event Stresses Academic Success

On Monday, September 28, 2011, twelve students from Wahoo Middle and High Schools attended the Hispanic/Latino Summit in Omaha at the Embassy Conference center. The purpose of the summit is to increase cross-cultural understanding, . . .

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Two WPS Students Volunteer with Hastings Special Olympics Powerlifting Team

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Team Makes 18th Appearance at Cornhusker State Games

Wahoo High School senior Cameron Golter and Wahoo Middle School 8th grader Jared West have been volunteers with the Hastings Special Olympics powerlifting team for many years. Both boys also help at other non-Special Olympic powerlifting . . .

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WHS Team Participates in Race for the Cure High School Team Challenge

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Students Raise Money for Susan G. Koman Breast Cancer Foundation

Race For The Cure High School Team Challenge On October 3 a group of Wahoo High School students and sponsors participated in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure in Omaha. This was the 17th year for this event and this year there were . . .

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WPS Students Attend 6th Annual Hispanic/Latino Summit

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Sept. 29 Conference Held in LaVista

WHS Students Erika Villarreall, Zendy Sotelo and Johnathan Morales attended the 6th Annual Hispanic/Latino Summit held September 28 at the Embassy Suites-LaVista Conference Center. The Conference featured keynote speaker Consuelo . . .

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