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February Newsletter is out!

February Newsletter is now available.  Please read it for important information about Winside Public School. /vimages/shared/vnews/stories/51f2ad899e42d/February%20Newsletter%202.pdf    

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Perfect Attendance - 3rd Quarter 2013

Perfect Attendance - 3rd Quarter 2013 Courtney Behmer Colin Hansen Tori Koehler Jayd Roberts

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Audio/Video Class Visits KCAU Channel 9

Monday, March 4th the Audio/Video class visited KCAU Channel 9 TV in Sioux City.  The students were given a hands on tour that included seeing the production room, control room and set of Channel 9.  

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Education Quest Announces College Access Grant Recipients

Winside High School Receives EducationQuest Grant Funds will help increase college-going rate   (LINCOLN, Nebraska, September 20, 2012) – Winside High School is among 19 Nebraska high schools selected to receive an . . .

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Winside Faculty Performs Flash Mob

This school year the students at Winside were welcomed by the faculty and staff by a "flash mob."  At the opening assembly the faculty and staff surprised the students with a rendition that included Michael Jackson's Thriller, Miley Cyrus's . . .

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Winside FBLA to host Dodge Ball Tournament

Dodgeball Entry/Waiver

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Winside Vocalists Perform well at District Music Contest

Congratulations to Kati Topp for receiving the Outstanding Performance Award in her vocal solo/small group room at District Music Contest.   Congratulations to Jayden Fuchs, Jasmine Nelson, and Kati Topp for . . .

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Class of 2019 visits Animal Shelter

 On March 12th, Mrs. Hinrichs took the seniors to volunteer at Norfolk's Animal Shelter.  They learned how to walk dogs and feed cats, and they took a tour of the facilities.  It's a GREAT day to be a WILDCAT!

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What Do you Know about Vaping? Talk with Your Teen About E-cigarettes & Vaping

Vaping is becoming very popular among the youth in America.   Many parent's have no idea their child is Vaping. Please use the following links as a reference and talk with your child about Vaping and E-Cigarettes. . . .

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All State Volleyball Honors announced

CONGRATULATIONS to Winside Wildcat Volleyball team members Andi Bargstadt, Kati Topp, and Haylee Cummins on their All-State Honorable Mention recognition.   Class D-2 FIRST TEAM *Jadyn Kleinschmidt, . . .

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2019 UNK Honor Choir & Band Selected

Congratulations to Harlie Wylie, Eddie Olander, Jayden Fuchs, Kati Topp, and Kylie Cautrell for making it to UNK Honor Choir and Bands. They will perform on January 28th.

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2018 Clark Conference Honor Choir

The Clark Choral Clinic, hosted by Deb Van Metre of Creighton Community School was held on Monday, November 5th.  Approximately 180 students attended the clinic and performed a concert at 5:30 p.m.  The Mass Choir sang Let Freedom . . .

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Apply to College Day for the Class of 2019

Seniors participated in Apply2College Day today.  They all applied to at least one college, worked on scholarship applications and their resumes, and learned tips for writing strong scholarship essays.

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2018 Lewis and Clark Honor Choir Announced

Congratulations to Jayden Fuchs, Jasmine Nelson, and Kati Topp on making it into the Conference Honor Choir.   They will be performing in Creighton at 5:30 on Monday, November 5th. . . .

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NHS Inducts 6 New Members.

On October 1, 2018, the National Honor Society inducted it's newest members.   Senior: Lucy Larsen Sophomore: Brooklyn Behmer Sophomore: Kylie Cautrell Sophomore:  Jackie Escalante Sophomore:  Hope Cummins . . .

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Financial Aid Night is Monday, September 17th, at 7:00 p.m

Financial Aid Night for seniors (juniors are welcome) will be Monday, September 17th, at 7:00 p.m., in the FCS Room .  A Financial Aid representative will be present to inform students and parents of the FAFSA process, . . .

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Winside Philanthropy Project Funds Pool Kits for Haven House

Winside Philanthropy Project Funds Pool Kits for Haven House             On Wednesday, May 16 th , members of Winside’s Youth Leadership Council (YLC) . . .

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Winside Public School 4th Quarter/2nd Semester Honor Roll

Winside Public Elementary School 4 th Quarter Honor Roll A & B Honor Roll 6 th grade Zachary Bilstein Megan Gnirk Camrynn . . .

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Lewis and Clark All Conference Basketball Honors

    Congratulations to Brandon Watters,  Dylan Brogren and JaShaun Vyborny for being selected to All Conference Basketball and Honorable All Conference Basketball mention to Caleb Kampa. . . .

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Speech Team Delivers at District Speech

Everyone on the team came home with hardware- the medals may have not been the colors they were all hoping for, but I am so proud of them all- Erin and Dylan are headed to state in duet, Erin in humorous prose and Gage in poetry- . . .

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Wildcat Wrestling Tradition Passed Down

Lee Koch/Michael Carnes/Wayne Herald

This Story was published by Lee Koch on Facebook in February 2015.  It explains the story of the "Dirty Bed Sheet." For those of you have wondered what a common bed sheet would look like if it hadn't been washed for . . .

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Wayne County Spelling Bee Participants Announced

Students in grades 5-8 that participated in the local school spelling bee on Thursday, February 8th.   5th Grade . . .

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2018 Conference Honor Band

Select High School Band students recently attended the Conference Honor  Band on January 20th. Students enjoyed a day of rehearsal culminating in an excellent final concert. At the beginning of the day, all those attending auditioned . . .

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2017-2018 2nd Quarter Honor Roll

The Second Quarter Honor Roll has been Announced! Elementary Honor Roll Jr/Sr High School Honor Roll

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All-District Football Honors

  Congratulations to Brandon Watters, Koby Ellis, and Michael Jensen for their selection as First Team All-District Football Team members! Also, to Colton Jensen who was received Honorable Mention recognition. . . .

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Lewis and Clark All Conference Volleyball Teams Announced

Lewis and Clark All Conference Volleyball Senior-Fauneil Olander Senior-Sarah Wolfe Sophomore-Andi  Bargstadt Congratulations Lady Wildcats!!

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Clark Conference Vocal Clinic

The Clark Conference Vocal Clinic was held at Hartington/Newcastle Community School on Monday, Nov. 6, 2017.  Schools participating in the 180 member Mass Choir were Winside, Bloomfield, Creighton, Plainview, Hartington/Newcastle, . . .

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Jr. Class to Host Bake Sale...Bring your Sweet Tooth!

Bring Your Sweet Tooth!! The Jr. Class will be hosting a bake sale on Friday, October 27th during the JV and Varsity Volleyball games. All proceeds will go towards the Jr/Sr Prom.  Hope to see you there!

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Interior Design Class donates Doll House to Lil' Cats Daycare.

Mrs. Wittler's Interior Design Class designed doll houses this semester.  Giving students the opportunity to envision a room design; that includes paint  choices, furniture placement and material/pattern choices.   . . .

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2017 Central Division Lewis & Clark Conference Basketball Honors

Congratulations to the Wildcats that were named to the Lewis & Clark Central Division .

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Lewis & Clark Honor Band

Students who attended conference honor band on January 21st auditioned for chairs and received a medal if they placed 1st or 2nd in their section. Earning 1st chair medals were:  Connor Lemke-Elznic, Fauneil Olander and . . .

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Nebraska School Board Recognition Week

January 22-28  is Nebraska School Board Recognition Week.  We need to take the time to thank Dana Bargstadt, Nate Behmer, Ryan Brogren, Jon Jaeger, Carmie Marotz, John Thies, and all former members of the Winside . . .

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Connor Lemke-Elznic accepted to the Nebraska Wesleyan Honor Band

Connor Lemke-Elznic was accepted to the Nebraska Wesleyan Honor Band on Timpani. This elite group is selected from students across Nebraska and from schools of all classes. He will be attending the festival on  February 9-11th . . .

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Senior Connor Lemke-Elznic Selected to Hastings Honor Band

Connor Lemke-Elznic has been accepted by audition into the Hastings Nebraska High School Honor Band on percussion. He will be participating in the 55th year of this organization with a select group of student musicians from all over Nebraska . . .

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UNK Honor Band and Choir Announced.

Congratulations to the students who were selected via audition to participate in the UNK Honor Band and Choir Festival in January: Connor Lemke-Elznic was selected as first chair in the Wind Ensemble-percussion, Fauneil Olander was accepted . . .

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Advanced Bio Class gets a First Hand Look at Cardiac Nursing

Today our Advanced Bio Class got a first hand look into Cardiac Nursing.  Our Student Teacher Camron Groenke invited McKenzie Groenke (his Newlywed Wife) to come and speak to the Advanced Bio Class about Cardiac Nursing. . . .

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Connor Lemke-Elznic Receives Distinguished Honor

Connor Lemke-Elznic has been chosen to participate in the Nebraska NMEA All-State Band. He is the only student in the state who will be playing that instrument. He was chosen by his audition among all classes of schools in Nebraska. The . . .

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Manufacturing Day at Northeast

Please see the attached flyer for the details on our 2 nd  annual Diversified Manufacturing Day and please support our efforts by getting this information to anyone who might be interested.     . . .

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American Legion Hosts Cornhusker Boys & Girl Staters and Junior Cadets

Thank you to the Winside American Legion 252 for Honoring our Cornhusker Boys' State, Cornhusker Girls' State & Junior Cadet Students on September 11, 2016 at the Hamburger feed for our veteran's!  The . . .

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American Cross Blood Drive September 7th

Winside High School Gym Wednesday September 7, 2016 8:30 AM-2:00 PM For and appointment please contact the High School Office at 286-4465 Walk Ins welcome. 16 year olds are eligible with . . .

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We are looking Photos for the Yearbook

Follett has a new feature that allows you to upload your favorite school photos directly to there site.  This will help the staff to find the best photos for each and every page. Here how you do it. Click the banner below, . . .

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A Lesson in Compassion

The Child Development and Family Living class learned about some of the health difficulities the elderly may have when trying to do some normal tasks.  Each student was given Arthritis by taping fingers together, Hearing loss . . .

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American Legion Spreads the Word of Life in the Military

Several representative came to speak to the Junior and Senior classes about their experinces in the service and how the military had impact on their lives.  Our guests were Daryl Mundil, Bud Neill, Gerald Kennedy, Colby Keiser, Pete . . .

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Seniors take a Road Trip

14 Winside seniors attended two presentations at the Henry Doorly zoo and Aksarben Aquarium on Friday April 1st.  The seniors arrived at the zoo around 900 and toured for a.couple of hours before viewing a North American Parks video . . .

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2015-2016 Lewis and Clark All Conference Basketball

  Congratulations to Keith Mundil for Lewis & Clark Boy's Basketball All Conference   and to Dylan Brogren and Caleb Kampa for Honorable Mention.   Congratulation . . .

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Fireman/EMT's show proper lifesaving techniques

A BIG Thank you to the Winside Fire/EMT’s Jeff Farran and Dean Skokan for coming in and helping our Child Development Class learn CPR and they introduced the technique to do an AED.  The class enjoyed learning these life saving . . .

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2016 Speech Team Schedule Announced

Speech Team Schedule 2016  January 30th- @ Hartington February 6th @ Winside February 13th @ Humphrey February 27th @ Wakefield/ Conference  March 5th @ Norfolk Public March 11th @ Homer Parent's Night- . . .

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School Facilities Survey

School Facilities Survey In considering the needs of the Winside School District the Winside Board of Education would like to survey its stakeholders to see what their impressions are of the district’s current state of . . .

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Crafts class prepares for December 5th Craft Show

Mrs. Wittler's crafts class will be participating in the December 5th Craft Show at the Winside Auditorium from 9 AM-2 PM.   Students have been busy creating all kinds of crafts for you to purchase. Proceeds from the craft . . .

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Report Cards going home October 26th.

Report cards will be sent home with students Monday, October 26th.  If parents were not able to make it to parent-teacher conferences, your child's envelope may also contain additional reports, such as Fall 2015 AIMSweb results, . . .

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National Honor Society Induction Ceremony

On October 13, 2015, the National Honor Society inducted it's newest members.   Senior Colby Erickson Senior Marcos Escalera Senior Marlowe Kampa Junior Cory Shoff Sophomore Brandon Watters Sophomore Sarah Wolfe . . .

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Getting Creative with Flowers

The FCS Creative Arts class had a guest visitor, JoLynn Brown of Lincoln (Mrs. Wittler's sister) who teaches floral arrangement  for UNL extension 4-H classes.  We learned how to use vertical and horizontal lines in designing, . . .

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New Photography Class Teaches more than just Pressing a Button!

This year Winside Public School is offering a new photography course.  The course, taught by Tom Meyer, teaches the student that photography is more than pointing a camera and pressing a button.  It's about creating . . .

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Homecoming Candidates have been Announced!

The 2015 Homecoming Candidates have been announced.  Voting for king and queen will begin tomorrow.  This years candidates are : . . .

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We have been PRANKED!

Senior Prank 2015. The HS kids arrived on Monday morning to find caution tape up the stairs. The teachers found that the copy room was full of balloons. The bathrooms were equipped with rubber duckies in the sinks and Saran . . .

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Great Start to Speech Season

First speech meet of the year in the books! Congrats to Connor, first in Poetry; Breanna third in Persuade and Extemp!  Great day to start the season and positive feedback from judges on all events.

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Veterans to be Honored

Mark your Calendars! On  Feb 10, 2015 we will honor our Veterans at the Basketball Game vs. Allen.   Feb 10  is  Veterans Recognition night. Veterans and spouses will get in free and a short . . .

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Check out our new Football Post!

Wildcats Football 2014      

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