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

Building Principals' Text Messaging Unavailable

Unfortunately, changes to the free Remind text messaging service used by staff throughout the district now requires payment for accounts of more than 150 members.  This will not affect most accounts used by teachers and coaches, however, it will affect the four building accounts hosted by each of the principals.

Chromebook Orientation Programs on Aug. 6th & 8th at 6:00p

High School Students: In order to receive a Chromebook this year, you and a parent/guardian MUST attend a Chromebook Orientation at the HS Auditorium on Aug. 6th at 6pm. or on Aug. 8th at 6pm.

Fall Sports Meeting - Monday, Aug. 12th @ 6:30p

The annual Fall Sports meeting for students and parents will be held Monday, August 12th in the High School Auditorium.
This meeting is intended for all high school students participating in a fall sport.  Students and parents will have the opportunity to meet with coaches for schedules and sport information.

Hyer & Margetts place 2nd at the NHD National Contest

National History Day is an international program for students in grades 6-12.  Students compete either individually or in groups in 5 different categories. Students must place in the top 3 at their regional contest and then in the top 2 at the state level before advancing to the national level.  Over 3,000 students from across the United States, territories, and military schools throughout the world presented projects based on this year’s theme, “Triumph and Tragedy in History.”

CHS Teacher, Mike Sandstrom Named Nebraska History Teacher of the Year

Michael Sandstrom Named 2019 Nebraska History Teacher of the Year
(Press Release, David Jespersen, Public Information Officer, Nebraska Department of Education)Michael Sandstrom, an American history and civics teacher at Chadron High School in Chadron, Nebraska was recently named the 2019 State History Teacher of the Year, an award sponsored by The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History.

Advanced Biology Studies the Nervous System

(Submitted by CHS Sophomore, Alexis Conboy)
When studying the nervous system, one must surely be in awe of its speed and power. The
Chadron High advanced biology class recently explored the nervous system, specifically the
nervous systems reaction times. In order to test the reaction times of the nervous system, a
series of experiments were conducted and the results were recorded in a graph. After all of the
data had been compiled, questions on the experiment were completed by the students to further

Link to Live Stream Graduation - 1:00 mst Saturday, May 11th

(Click Here for Link to Live Stream Graduation)
The link is also found on the homepage of
Class of 2019Graduation Date: May 11, 20191:00pm MSTChadron High School Gymnasium
Class Colors: Black, Red & SilverClass Flower: White RoseClass Song: "On My Way" by Phil CollinsClass Motto: "We grew together - now it is our freedom to go our separate ways and give what we can to the world." ~Unknown

Summer Weight Room Hours for Student Athletes

A few times have changed to try and eliminate the congestion in the weight room. Most workouts can be completed in 40-45 minutes if done correctly and this schedule allows for almost everyone to have their own weight room time.  
6:00 am Weight room opens6:30 am Football (Juniors & Seniors)7:15 am Volleyball (All)8:00 am Softball (All)8:30 am Football (Sophomores & Freshmen)9:15 am Weight room closed

CHS Graduation 1:00p Saturday, May 11th

CHS Graduation 1:00p May 11thThe CHS Graduation Ceremony will be streamed live.(link coming soon)
 Chadron High School Graduation Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Chadron Wins Big at the 2019 CSC Scholastic Day Contest

Once again, Chadron High wins big at the Chadron State College Scholastic Day Contest!
Overall Team Standings (having met minimum number of tests)

  1. 16.160  Chadron High School   - Division III Winner
  2. 15.471  Hay Springs High School  - Division V Winner
  3.  15.127  Rapid City Stevens High School  - Division I Winner
  4. 14.096   Rapid City Christian High School  - Division IV Winner
  5.  13.582  Gering High School

19 CHS Students Placed in the Top 3!

First Place Finishers:

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Join me and many others that are adding a green ribbon to our email signatures during the month of May to promote awareness!
Jerry Mack, PrincipalChadron High SchoolChadron, NE 69337

Schedule of Year-End Events

The busy days of year-end high school events is here! 

Check out the Chadron Public Schools Activity Calendar for all K-12 activities.

Here's a quick list of some of the high school programs:

Chadron High School Ranks #6 Best School In Nebraska for 2019

We're proud to announce that Chadron High School ranks as the #6 'Best High School' in Nebraska for 2019 according to the newest release of the U.S. News & World Report rankings.

HS Sports Physicals - Thursday, May 2nd at 7:00am

The High School sports physicals are scheduled for Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 7am in the High School Gym/locker room area.  

CHS Graduation - May 11 @ 1:00p in the CHS Gym

Class of 2019Graduation Date: May 11, 20191:00pmChadron High School Gymnasium
Class Colors: Black, Red & SilverClass Flower: White RoseClass Song: "On My Way" by Phil CollinsClass Motto: "We grew together - now it is our freedom to go our separate ways and give what we can to the world." ~Unknown

Vocal Concerts - Tuesday, April 30th

We hope you can join us for our spring concerts on Tuesday, April 30th!  The recent weather has created some changes, here is the update:

Tuesday, April 30th in the HS Auditorium

6:00p - Grades 7-12 Choirs including: 

  • 7/8th Choir
  • HS Choir
  • Cedar Street Singers

7:00p - Show Choirs

Fine Arts Planning Meeting May 1st

Everyone is invited to join us in a yearly strategic planning meeting for the K-12 Fine Arts program. 
Fine Arts Vision/Strategic Planning Meeting Wednesday, May 1, 2019 in Central Office Conference Room @ 5:30 PM.  Everyone welcome to attend.  ~Dr. Winchester, CPS Superintendent