Late this May into early June, 13 Wahoo High School students, WHS Transition Specialist Abbie Huenink, former WHS Spanish teacher Susan Dinsmore-Talbott and myself, Cass Didier, traveled 6 hours via plane (Ms. Huenink with a surprise upgrade to first class!) to the southern hemisphere to explore the country of Peru for seven days. The seven-day agenda included sightseeing around the country’s capital, Lima , a quick splash in the ocean (during their winter no less!), conquering ancient Incan ruins around Cusco , taking in the beautiful views of the Sacred Valley , bartering at local markets, rafting and, of course, seeing one of the seven wonders of the modern . . .
Season Schedule: Click HERE to view the 2017 Warrior Track Meet Schedule (includes dismissal & departure times). State Track & Field Congratulations Jon Flight: named Nebraska's 2017 Boys Track Athlete of the Year by the Lincoln Journal-Star! Congratulations to the 14 Warriors who qualified for 2017 State Track, back row (from left): Kylee Edmonds, Gage Lamprecht, Ryan Volin, Corby Brigham, Colin Grandgenett, Aaron Redding, Ryan Walker, Sam Lindgren, Jon Flight, and Bret Walker. Front: Kendal Brigham, Jaci Schnakenberg, Josie Schnakenberg, and Emma Hastings. Warrior Boys Track: 2017 Class B State . . .
"Learning a foreign language, and the culture that goes with it, is one of the most useful things we can do to broaden the empathy and imaginative sympathy and cultural outlook of children." --Michael Gove (British politician) Successful 21st Century teachers understand and stress the importance of cultural literacy in preparing students to thrive in today's global society, and they celebrate when their students embrace that lesson, and pursue opportunities outside of school to further enhance that literacy. WHS junior Mary Privett has provided yet another reason to celebrate! Privett has been awarded a competitive grant to participate in the . . .