Chadron High School

901 Cedar Street
Chadron, Nebraska 69337
(308) 432-0707
(308) 432-0723

Daily School Schedule

Regular Dismissal

7:50AM - 3:15PM

1:30 Dismissal

7:50AM - 1:30PM

Yearbook Ordering & Senior Announcement

1.  Seniors and senior parents:  Please turn in a senior picture (wallet sized, vertical for the composite), baby picture, and congratulatory note (under 35 words) to Mrs. Paopao.  This needs to be done by Jan. 15.
2.  Any student that wants to reserve a copy of the 2013-2014 yearbook for only $60, before the price increases to $70, please fill out the form that was sent home from Jostens or go  The price will increase after Dec. 23. 

Welnitz Becomes Chadron’s first FFA State Qualifier

Welnitz Becomes Chadron’s first FFA State Qualifier

It's 'Turtle Time' in Advanced Biology

(Submitted by CHS student, Jayden Garrett)

On November 12th, students from Ms. Moore's Advanced Biology Class participated in a turtle dissection. 

Ogallala HS Sportsmanship Appreciated!

I thought I'd share the text of the letter I sent today to the administration at Ogallala High School, the North Platte Telegraph, and the Nebraska State Activities Association on behalf of our team and fans at the state volleyball tournament. The sportsmanship displayed by the members of the Ogallala HS band was very appreciated ... and honorable!~ mr. mack
November 15, 2013

CHS One Act Performs Wizard of Oz

This weekend, the CHS One Act Team will have two performances of Wizard of Oz. The One Act Team will be competing at district (and hopefully state) in the Play Production contest. The contest consists of a single, 30-minute act performed by a full cast and set.
On Friday, November 15th - Two Options

  • 6:00pm - $12  Dinner and the Performance (Lasagna, breadsticks, and salad)
  • 7:30pm - $5  Performance Only

On Satruday, November 16th

National Honor Society Inducts New Members

Congratulations to the newly inducted members of the CHS National Honor Society. The new members inducted Monday evening during the fall induction ceremony are: Trace Strotheide, Shay Chamberlain, Tatum Westemeier, Ashtyn Nelson, and Hannah Andersen. 

CPS District Video

Chadron Public Schools District Video
This video contains pictures and clips from all four district buildings. It was created as an introduction for our accreditation review team this November, but it's definitely worth sharing.  Enjoy!

Bull Frog Dissection in Advanced Biology

(The following article was written by CHS Student, Veronica Parish)

CHS Volleyball In District Championship Game!

Congratulations to the Lady Cardinals for winning the C1-12 subdistrict volleyball tournament this week!

The Lady Cards will play Ogallala this Friday for the District Championship and automatic trip to the State Volleyball Tournament.  The District Championship game will take place at 6:00pm at Bayard High School.

Go Cardinals!!!

Educational Planning Grant Update

What are we doing with the money?
(Submitted by CHS Student Liaison, Carolyn Hinrichs)

You may be aware that Chadron High School is the recipient of a $20,000 EducationQuest grant. So, how has this impacted your student?

CHS Halloween Video

CHS Halloween Video
Here's a video I promised I'd create for you.  Almost every video was filmed during a 45-minute walk through the high school one afternoon. I hope you enjoy it.  Happy Halloween!

 ~Mr. Mack

Student Receives Recognition From VFW

Chadron High School senior, Tristan Moore, received recognition from the Chadron VFW. 

Tristan, with his trumpet, has honored veterans on a number of special occasions. Jerry Reed and Ed Beganski presented Tristan with a framed photo during band class yesterday.

Congratulations Tristan, and thanks for sharing your talents for such an honorable group!

Chadron's Business & Industry Day - Nov 7th

Next Thursday, November 7th many area businesses will participate in the Chadron Business and Industry Day. This is the first year for Chadron to host high school students as they explore local industries for career interest and job opportunities.

New CHS Newspaper Class Link!

Check out the new link above (Red Ink) for the Chadron High School Newspaper blog site!Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Running for Gold

Yearbook Ordering Information

Dear Parent/Guardian,

We understand how busy life can be, so we'd like to make your student's yearbook purchase as easy as possible. That's why we have partnered with Jostens, our yearbook printer, to create a home-ordering program. Ordering your yearbook from home is quick and convenient, and eliminates the need for your student to bring any money to school.

Picture Retakes This Thursday!

Lifetouch picture retakes will be this Thursday, Octover 17th starting at 7:30am. Any student who was absent for school pictures must have a picture taken for school records even if no packet is ordered. Any student needing a picture packet can pick one up at the high school office.

Parents can view picture options and order online before picture day at:  with Picture ID: CG513343Y1

Seniors Vote On Class Motto

The seniors have voted on their class colors, flower, song, and motto. Here are the results of the survey.

Chadron HS GraduationSaturday, May 10, 20141:00pm @ CHS Gym
Class colors: Red, Black & Silver

CHS Art Classes

Students in Ceramics are becoming very efficient on the potter's wheel. They are producing wheel thrown and hand-built ceramics.  

Congratulations To Our Homecoming King & Queen

Congratulations to our 2013 CHS Homecoming King and Queen:
Cooper Cogdill and Ashtyn Nelson!

Homecoming Dance Re-Scheduled!

The CHS homecoming dance that was cancelled over the weekend due to severe weather has been re-scheduled for next Saturday, Oct 12th. The dance will be in the high school commons from 9p-12a.  Any out-of-town guests that were approved for last weekend are approved to attend next weekend.

Thank you to the Chadron High School Student Council for being able to make arrangements for this fun and important event for our students!