(This page was last updated on January 13, 2021) Financial Aid Presentation - EducationQuest Wahoo High School hosted a financial aid presentation sponsored by EducationQuest on Tuesday, October 6, 2020. This presentation highlighted how to create an FSA ID , which is used to confirm your identity when accessing your financial aid information and electronically signing your federal student aid documents. Click HERE for a reminder of things needed to create that FSA ID . In addition, our EducationQuest representative discussed the FAFSA , which is a form that can be prepared annually by current and prospective college students in the United . . .
Headlines, articles, reports, and social media posts/memes about the challenges of life in 2020 are impossible to avoid. While COVID-19 has thrown the world a powerful curveball, thankfully we are blessed with many "heroes" who work around the clock to guide us through the threats we face, and to eliminate these threats as soon as possible. Among our most important "Heroes of the Year" are those who work tirelessly in the field of healthcare. One Wahoo High School alum is working hard to join those ranks. Maria Ramirez Rodriguez (WHS Class of 2019) has just completed another semester as a nursing student in Mexico, and has ambitious goals for . . .
The Nebraska School Activities Association ( NSAA ) is pleased to announce the student recipients of the Fall 2020 Nebraska Chiropractic Physicians Association (NCPA) Academic All-State Awards . Since 2006 this NSAA Award Program has recognized students who meet the criteria for nomination by their school in the season of their activity. Nominated students must be varsity players or organizational leaders who have played a significant role on the team. Nominees must have a minimum cumulative grade point average, in all curricular subjects, of 93%, or 3.7 on a 4.0-point scale. Each year the NSAA and the NCPA recognize . . .
In this time when everything has been cancelled or postponed, local colleges have been busy figuring out how to offer business competitions virtually to high school students. Instead of traveling to the colleges, students take the tests online at their high school. WHS business students have participated in two competitions this year offered by the University of Nebraska at Omaha and the University of Nebraska at Lincoln. The UNO High School Business Competition took place in October. Caden Tingelhoff placed 1st in Accounting and 5th in Management Information Systems. Students who earned first-place honors received a one-time $1,000 scholarship to . . .