The ACT scores of our 2017 graduates were recently released. I probably should not say that I was surprised ... but I was when I saw one of our highest ACT Composite averages in many years!THESE ARE NOT THE STATE TESTING RESULTS SOON TO BE RELEASED FOR JUNIORS.When looking at this data, an important piece to interpret is the number (or percent) of graduates who have taken an ACT.
Chadron High School is one of the featured schools in the new Nebraska Loves Public Schools film to be released this September. The film highlights the unique story of families from the Marshall Islands that have moved to Chadron and enrolled their children in Chadron Public Schools.
Click here to register for the film's premier on September 27th in the Student Center Ballroom on the CSC campus.
On Monday, August 21, 2017 Chadron Public Schools will host a Solar Eclipse Viewing and Sack Lunch for our students. A signed permission slip is REQUIRED for participation in this viewing so please look for the permission slip in the packet of information sent home on the first day of school. We look forward to sharing this experience with our students!
Students will have the option of remaining inside the building to view the eclipse via NASA's live video feed.
Chadron, NEStart of Partial Eclipse: 10:27amMaximum Eclipse: 11:49amEnd of Partial Eclipse: 1:15pm
We will not be hosting a separate new student orientation program this year, instead we'll offer two evening opportunities for iPad training on August 7th & 8th at 6:00pm as well as the yearly Fall Sports Meeting on August 10th at 6:30pm all hosted in the High School Auditorium.
The slideshow below contains information for new students and parents to our high school. The slides are set to transition every 10 seconds or use the controls at the bottom.
Monday, August 7th is the official start date for all fall sports.
Here is the practice schedule: Cross Country - 6:30am on HS Track Ladies Golf - 7:00am @ Ridgeview Golf Course Football - 8:00am on practice football field Volleyball - 9:00am team meeting @ CMS room 126 Softball - 9:00am conditioning @ MS Gym Practice 4:00pm @ Hampton Field
Our routine and format of having every student attend one required digital citizenship training with a parent/guardian has not changed. However, in an effort to enhance the training, we have brought in a guest speaker to present the dangers and current court cases involving the misuse of technology and social media.
Here we go, another school year is about to begin! :)
I hope everyone haa a great summer break. I've listed the important dates below for students and parents. A parent or guardian must attend with the student to: iPad Orientation and the Fall Sports Meeting.
Two Chadron High School Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) teams finished in the top eight in the nation in their respective events during the 2017 National Leadership Conference on June 27 through July 3.
More than 12,000 FBLA members from across the nation and other countries, such as China, Haiti and Canada, as well as the U.S. territories, attended the event at the Anaheim Convention Center in California to enhance their business skills, expand their networks and participate in more than 70 business and business-related competitive events
At the end of each school year, Chadron High School contracts with LifeTrack Services, Inc. to conduct a confidential, non-biased senior exit survey. We just received the results for the graduating class of 2017. 57 seniors responded to the survey this year. I've included my notes in comparing these results to last year.
Monday, May 22nd will be the last day of school for students. We'll dismiss students at 11:00am and host the annual free school/community picnic at 11:30am on the West side of the high school. Please join us.
Students will need to check-out of all of their classes, returning books & iPads and pay all lunch/library/iPad fees.
We encourage students to be prepared for payment of fees necessary to check out of school.
Common fees include:
Chadron Public Schools cordially invites community members, students and parents to attend the End Of The Year School Picnic on Monday, May 22nd at the practice field located West of the high school!
Hamburgers and hotdogs will be served starting after the 11:30am dismissal, and lasting until supplies run out.
Chadron Math Club competed at the West River Math contest in Rapid City this week.
Here's a quick list of the year-end activities!
Saturday May 6th @ 7:00p - Grand March is open to the public
- Hosted in the CSC Student Center
- Post Prom follows the dance in the Student Center
Sunday, May 7th @ 7:00p - Baccalaureate in Auditorium
Monday, May 8th @ 7:00p - Honor's Night in Auditorium
Tuesday, May 9th @ 7:00p - Band Concert in Auditorium
Wednesday, May 10th - 9:00a School Start for Senior Checkout
Candidates for the 2017 Junior/Senior Prom at Chadron High School are: Marcus Burwell, Alexandria Nobiling, Daniel Smith, Danielle Johnson, Michael Gieseler, Kyla Parish, Keegan Shuck and Greta Welch.
The theme of this year's prom is: Get Your NEON!
Prom is Saturday, May 6th at the Chadron State College Student Center. The grand march will begin at 7:00 p.m. followed by coronation.
We will be hosting a Native American Parent Meeting on Tuesday, May 9th, 2017. The meeting will be held in the Central Office of Chadron Public Schools and will begin at 3:30pm. We look forward to visiting with you about the education of our Native American students.
We're excited to introduce and share information about our newest CHS Club, 'Native Futures' which meets weekly.