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

Second Semester Begins Jan. 4th

We hope you all had a great break!!!
Second semester classes begin Thursday, January 4th!High School classes begin at 7:55am

Bracket Released for 2017 Chadron Rotary - George Watson Holiday Basketball Classic Tournament

The brackets are set for our annual Chadron Rotary Basketball Tournament!
The tournament will be played on December 29 & 30th at the Chicoine Center on the CSC campus.

No passes are accepted.
  $5 Adult
  $4 Students and Seniors

Chadron will open against Hemingford with the girls game at 5:30pm followed by the boys at 7:00pm on December 29th.  Come early to watch Valentine and Custer compete with games beginning at 2pm.

CHS ACT Comparison

A quick glance at how well Chadron High School's ACT scores compare to 12 other panhandle schools. The tradition of academic excellence continues!

Source: Nebraska Department of Education

Amazing!!! Nearly a third of Nebraska juniors already met ACT benchmarks!

I felt like writing a response to the following Nebraska AP news release last week. Here's the news release:

Fewer than third of Nebraska juniors met ACT benchmarks

Once Again, Chadron High School Exceeds State Averages In New Testing!

Chadron High School outperforms state averages in the new ACT state testing!
NDE District Search

Chadron FFA Adds Three State Qualifiers at Leadership Contest

(Submitted by CHS FFA Reporter Billy Tidyman)The Chadron FFA Chapter was represented well on Wednesday, November 15, at CSC where members competed in different speaking events. A big congratulations goes to our three state qualifiers: Hunter Hawk, who was district champion in Senior Public Speaking, Jake Lemmon, who was district champion in Employment Skills, and Renee Redfern, who placed second in Cooperative Speaking.

Hate Has No Home Here - Yard Signs Available

Have you noticed the yard signs that have been appearing throughout Chadron?  Would you be interested in supporting this nonprofit effort to promote cultural respect, civility & acceptance?   

Adv. Biology Dissects Frogs

(Submitted by CHS Junior, Peyton Beaver)In Advanced Biology we are learning about amphibians. On Thursday, November 9th we completed a frog dissection. This dissection allowed the students to get a better understanding of the frog's anatomy.

CHS Hosts - Apply to College Week!

This week CHS celebrates Apply to College Week.  On November 8th all seniors expected to graduate at the end of this academic year will be encouraged to apply for admission to at least one college or university.  The purpose of this week is to acquaint students with the college application process and to communicate the importance of applying to college. Check out the list of events.

Circle of Light Fundraiser Kicks Off

Chadron Public Schools' classrooms are competing to raise money for the Circle of Light and the Future Healthcare Professions Scholarship. 
The Circle of Light is a program that gives financial assistance to patients diagnosed with cancer in our area. The Future Healthcare Professions Scholarship is a scholarship program for seniors interested in the healthcare profession. Both are aimed at giving back to our community.

One Acts Present "John Lennon and Me" Nov. 10-11th

The Chadron High one act team will be presenting “John Lennon and Me,” by Cherrie Bennett, on Friday November 10th and Saturday November 11th. The play tells the story of a young girl who suffers from cystic fibrosis and has spent her life in a children’s hospital. It is a touching story of her battle with an incurable disease while learning about friendship through humor and hardship.

Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Suicidal thoughts, much like mental health conditions, can affect anyone regardless of age, gender or background. In fact, suicide is often the result of an untreated mental health condition. Suicidal thoughts, although common, should not be considered normal and often indicate more serious issues.

National Honor Society Induction

Clark, Dominic, Kaylie, Zach, Sam and LoganOn October 23 the Chadron High School National Honor Society held their fall induction ceremony in the high school auditorium.

The six new inductees are: Zach Carattini, Kaylie Elliott, Dominic Nobiling, Clark Riesen, Sam Rischling and Logan Tiensvold.

#dylanTUFF - Where To Make Donations

Chadron High School Junior, Dylan Waldron sustained multiple injuries last week in a single-vehicle accident while driving to school. He is recovering well in a Denver area hospital. There are many efforts underway to raise donations for the family's expenses.

Donations can be made to the Dylan Waldron Benefit Account at the First National Bank of North Platte.

'Seeds of Hope' Film Viewing and Donation Opportunity

Seeds of HopeMonday, Oct. 23 6:30 pm
370 Chadron Ave.
The UCC Women's Book Club and our Marshallese friends invite you to come enjoy the NE Loves Public Schools film, Seeds of Hope.  
It explores how schools welcome and educate immigrant and refugee families as they start their lives over in America. Follow some of our own Chadron students and educators as well as other Nebraska newcomer students: the inconceivable trauma and tribulations of their past, the perseverance to succeed in the present, and their hopes for a brighter future through quality education.  

Lunch Advisory Meeting - Wed. Oct. 18th @ 3:30p

Lunchtime Solutions is having a Lunch Advisory Meeting in the Chadron Public Schools Central Office conference room Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 3:30 p.m.  This meeting is an opportunity for students and parents to visit about our school lunch program and offer input to the breakfast and lunch programs.  We look forward to seeing you at this meeting and hearing from you!  

A State Champion and a Runner Up Team Finish at State Golf

CHS Senior, Alpine Hickstein ties the all-class scoring record of 142 in the two-day state golf tournament winning the Class C Individual Championship ....... by 20 strokes!!!
Fantastic performances by Taurie Pourier, Aubree Noble, Kat Dodd, Madeline Pelton led to the team State Runner Up Trophy!
Congratulations to Coach Loni Watson and the Lady Cardinals!Photo by Tye Pourier

Computer Applications Students Earn Certificates

(Submitted by the Computer Applications Class)After a month of preparing for testing in the Computer Applications class, students were tested on various Microsoft suite apps to earn certification.
These students earned certification in one of the Microsoft suite apps.Back Row: Aiden V., Justin J., Teagan T., Martin P.  Front Row: Jasmin M., Lucidity B., Dax B., Jessica C.B., Jiesinh S.
These students earned certification in two of the Microsoft suite apps.Aiden V., Justin J., Martin P., Jiesinh S.

Jiesinh S. earned certification in three of the Microsoft suite apps.