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Feature image-0In late May/early June, 13 WHS students and three teacher sponsors enjoyed a seven-day adventure in Peru. The group is pictured below standing above Machu Picchu, an ancient 15th Century Incan city in the Andes Mountains..

13 WHS Spanish students expand their language/cultural knowledge with Peru adventure

Mrs. Didier reflects on recent trip

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 . . .

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Feature image-1Congratulations Warrior Boys Track: 2017 Class B State Runners Up! Wahoo enjoyed a very successful 2017 season, ending with 14 State qualifers and 8 State medalists, including 2 All-Class Golds!

Warrior Boys Track: 2017 Class B State Runners-Up!

Wahoo ends season with 14 State qualifiers & 8 medalists; Flight leads pack with 2 All-Class Golds!

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 . . .

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Feature image-2WHS junior Mary Claire Privett has been selected to enroll in the 2017 STARTALK Academy, a 14-day Chinese study on the Campus of the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. Privett is one of only 20 students chosen from state-wide applications! This year's academy is scheduled from July 9-23.

Mary Privett selected for UNL's competitive 2017 STARTALK Academy

WHS junior chosen for intense two-week Chinese language/culture study on UNL campus

"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 . . .

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