Chadron Primary School

732 Ann Street
Chadron, Nebraska 69337
(308) 432-0710
(308) 432-6985

Daily School Schedule

Regular Dismissal

8:00AM - 3:15PM

1:30 Dismissal

8:00AM - 1:30PM

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Mrs. Libby Uhing
Primary School Principal

Parent Involvement Meeting

We will have another Parent Involvement Meeting Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.  This will be a quick meeting to discuss the successes and challenges we faced with our first ever Penny Carnival.  We will meet in the Chadron Primary Library - we look forward to seeing you there.

SPRING BREAK - Next week

Just a reminder that SPRING BREAK for Chadron Public Schools will be next week.  We have an early dismissal on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 (1:30 p.m.) and NO SCHOOL on Thursday, March 9, 2017 & Friday, March 10, 2017.  Have a great break!

February Cardinals of the Month

Congratulations to this month's Cardinals of the Month, these students have set amazing examples of how students should behave here at Chadron Primary School.  They were treated to breakfast in the teachers' lounge this morning in honor of their great work.  Congratulations kiddos, thanks for making the world a better place!
Breakfast of Champions

Just For Kids - Parent Survey - March 1st

Any parents who have children that attend Just For Kids after school program will be asked to complete a survey this week...
Please Complete - Do Not Delete Parent Survey
On March 1, 2017 parents will receive an email (or text if a cell number was provided) from Jolene Johnson, UNMC, with instructions and a unique link to a parent survey(s) you should complete for each child that has attended after school programming at Chadron Primary, Intermediate or Middle Schools. If you have any further questions please call or ask your after school coordinator for assistance.

If only...

If only we could capture the enthusiasm and wonder that comes with being a student at Chadron Primary...  to lose your first tooth and get to show the Princessipal your new tooth hole and necklace and the teamwork and fun that comes from building a snow fort with your friends.
David lost his first tooth and could hardly wait to share his story during lunch.

Our People Make the Difference!

We are so lucky to have the caring personnel we have at Chadron Primary School - they give their hearts and time to the children we share and we cannot thank them enough!!


We have school today (Friday, February 24, 2017).  Please drive safely - see you soon!

NO SCHOOL Thursday, February 23, 2017

Due to the forecasted weather, there will be NO SCHOOL Thursday, February 23, 2017 for Chadron Public Schools.  Stay warm and safe!

Penny Carnival Excitement!

We would like to send a HUGE thank you to everyone who helped make our Penny Carnival a success!!!  We want to send a special thanks to the parent volunteers who put in months of planning and coordinating, the CSC Cardinal Key group who helped run booths, the CHS FBLA students who also ran booths, the Chadron Primary staff members and JFK staff who made snacks and goodies for the cake walk/ran booths/snack stations/sign-in and raffle tables all so our families could enjoy their time.

NO SCHOOL (2/20/17)

There will be NO SCHOOL Monday, February 20, 2017 due to a teacher in-service.

Penny Carnival

Penny CarnivalTheme: Building Friendships & FamiliesWhen: Friday, February 17, 2017Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m.Where: Chadron Primary GymnasiumBring your family and friends to our 1st Annual Penny Carnival. All we are asking is for you to bring a penny for admission to our Penny Carnival. Every child will receive a passport to play games and collect stamps. When your passport is full, head on over to our Lego station and collect 1 scoop of Legos. You may repeat this as many times as possible.  We will also have a Cake Walk, where the prize is a cake for you to take home.

Cardinals Committed

Chadron High School's Cardinals Committed group have made their mark on Chadron Primary School once again.  The Cardinals Committed students have written out some random acts of kindness our students can embrace.  Thank you Cardinals Committed!!

100th Day Fun!

We celebrated 100th day in style at Chadron Primary School.  Walking around the building you could see ties, headbands, activities, and many other celebrations to commemorate the 100th day of school.  We are 100 days smarter, kinder, safer, more respectful, and more responsible.  We are so proud of our students - keep up the GREAT work!

CSC Football Players and Parents help with Read Naturally Lab

Members of the Chadron State College Football Team have been volunteering their time to help out in our Read Naturally Lab.  These gentlemen visit our Primary Building every week to listen to our kindergarten students read and assist them in reading fluency and comprehension.  We also have a dedicated set of parents who volunteer their time as well.  Thank you Parents, Coach Larson, and CSC Football!

Community Conversation about Young Children and Their Families

We hope you can join us at one of our meetings (7:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.) to discuss the needs of families who have children birth to age 9:

Parent Teacher Conferences and Early Dismissal

We hope you can all join us for our Parent Teacher Conferences which will be held Thursday, February 2, 2017 from 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.  In order to prepare for our conferences we will dismiss school at 1:30 p.m., so please pick up your children promptly.  Our conferences will be held in the Chadron Primary School Gymnasium, and you will have the opportunity to visit with your child's teachers on a first come, first serve basis.  We would like to keep the conferences to under 15 minutes in order to accommodate our many families.

Menu Changes for Thursday (1/26) and Friday (1/27)

Please note the lunch menu changes for Thursday - January 26th and Friday - January 27th:

Thursday - January 26th:Crispy Chicken Sandwich orMini Corn DogsGolden Corn
Friday - January 27th:Italian Dunkers orBuffalo Ranch Chicken WrapGlazed Brussel SproutsCarnival Cookie

Penny Carnival Fun!!!

Chadron Primary School and our Parent Involvement Group is on the lookout for Lego Bricks…  The group is planning a Penny Carnival set for February 17, 2017 and as part of the games and activities we are seeking new or gently used Lego Bricks or other compatible building bricks.  If you would like to purchase and or donate any bricks you can send them with your child or drop them off at the Chadron Primary School Office.  We will be accepting any donations from now until the date of our Penny Carnival.