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Jr. High Volleyball Camp Set for August 10th & 11th for LN and SC

Registration Due by July 25th

The SCNUSD #5 Junior High Volleyball Camp will be held on August 10th and 11th for grades 7 and 8 from 2 PM to 4:30 PM at the Sandy Creek Middle School in Clay Center.  The vans will leave Nelson at 1 PM on these dates, and Mrs. McCartney and Mrs. Lay will be taking the girls up to the camp.  The $25 registration fee includes a t-shirt (which the players will wear for a JH warm up on game days) and daily prizes.  The camp . . .

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New Staff at Lawrence/Nelson

We have three new teachers coming on staff at Lawrence/Nelson for the 2016-2017 school year.  Kinzie Beutler will be teaching first grade, Andy Peterson will be teaching fifth grade, and Abby Hongsermeier will be teaching science to the middle school and high school students.  Additionally, we have a new speech pathologist from Grand Island Physical Therapy, who has worked in our school system before, Brendell (Studnicka) . . .

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Students Finding Success Through Reading

Thirteen L/N Elementary Students Earning Salt Dogs Tickets

We have some LN kids flying through the summer reading program!  With 13 of our students already reading and taking tests over six or more Accelerated Reader books and scoring higher than an 85% in proficiency, we are proud to announce that the following students have earned a free ticket to the Salt Dogs game on Sunday, August 7th at 5:05 PM when they take on the Wichita Wingnuts.  These students will be recognized at . . .

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District Receives $125,000 Manufacturing Grant for Students in Grades 6 - 12

Partnership with MetalQuest Will Allow our Students to Achieve Manufacturing and Engineering Skills

South Central Unified School District, along with Omaha Public School District, received one of the two (2) $125,000 Developing Youth Talent Initiative Grants awarded by Governor Ricketts.  Through our  partnership with MetalQuest in an effort to teach 6th through 12th grade students of the South Central Unified School District high analytical, critical thinking, ingenuity, high . . .

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School Supply List

First day of school for Elementary Now on August 22nd

School will start for our preschool and elementary students on Monday, August 22nd, while the middle school and high school will start on Thursday, August 18th.  Kindergarten students were mailed paperwork on June 9th, which included what they would need before starting school.  That paperwork and letter are linked HERE . The elementary school is starting later than originally scheduled because the . . .

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Board Meeting Schedule for 2015-2016

Board Meeting on Nov. 16th moved to Nelson at 7 PM

Middle School Lesson Plans

Grades 6, 7 & 8

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