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First day of school: August 15th, 2018

Dana Epley | May 15, 2018

School will start for our students on Wednesday, August 15th, 2018, with staff returning on Friday, August 10th.  If you have PE shoes that you would be willing to donate to the school, please leave them at the elementary or contact . . . read more

Lawrence/Nelson Has Three Advance to National HOSA Finals in Dallas

Cox, Himmelberg & Wheeland all qualify from State HOSA Competition in March

Dana Epley | March 28, 2018

A huge congratulations goes out to our HOSA winners.  This was the first year of South Central Nebraska Unified School District #5 having a HOSA Chapter, and we have three national qualifiers!  Senior Bailey Cox, junior . . . read more

2018-2019 School Calendar Recently Approved

School to begin on Wednesday, August 15th, 2018

Dana Epley | March 25, 2018

The school calendar for the 2018-2019 school year has been approved!  Please see below for this information... read more

Summer Job Applications for Lawrence/Nelson

Applications Being Accepted Until April 15th

Dana Epley | March 20, 2018

Student summer job applications are being accepted in the office for both the Lawrence and Nelson school sites UNTIL FRIDAY, APRIL 13TH.  If you are an L/N student who is at least 16 years of age AND you are interested in helping the . . . read more

NCAPS Building Live Cam is Up and Running

October 16, 2017

The NCAPS Building is currently being constructed at Sandy Creek, and progress is being made. Click on the link in this article or at the top right hand corner of our website to view updated photos and time lapse videos of the work being . . . read more

NCAPS Experiences - Charlotte Okraska

September 29, 2017

Charlotte discusses her experiences working with Dr. Bryan Woodbury at US MARC.   read more

NCAPS Students Attend Health Career Expo at CCC in Hastings

Sixteen Students Get Hands-On Experience in the Medical Field

Dana Epley

On April 5, students involved in the NCAPS Health Career Pathway attended the Health Career Expo at Central Community College in Hastings, NE.  Students were exposed to 9 different careers in health care and participated in lots of . . . read more

Sandy Creek Teammates Chicken Fried Steak Dinner

On Friday, December 2, the Sandy Creek Teammates group will be hosting their annual fundraiser. Come out and enjoy basketball vs. Centura and also a chicken fried steak dinner (free will offering). See you there! Teammates Fundraiser read more

MetalQuest celebrates 20 years

MetalQuest is a business partner with Nebraska CAPS and the career pathway program. They are celebrating 20 years in business with an open house. Our school will have a booth at the celebration - come out and support us and our business . . . read more

NTV Spotlights the Ag Pathway

September 9, 2016

Click the link to watch the NTV report on our Ag Career Pathway. http://nebraska.tv/news/local/sandy-creek-gives-kids-high-tech-head-start read more

ACT Selected to Provide College Entrance Exam

September 7, 2016

ACT SELECTED TO PROVIDE COLLEGE ENTRANCE EXAM   The Nebraska State Board of Education has selected ACT to provide the standardized college entrance exam for Nebraska students in the 11 th  grade. Beginning in the . . . read more

District Wide AR Celebration

March 11, 2015

Congratulations to everyone in the district who meet their 3rd Marking Period Goal.  We had a new first this period...everyone in the Lawrence/Nelson Elementary met their goal.  This takes a lot of hard work by the students and the . . . read more

AR Christmas Celebration

December 24, 2014

Congratulations to all of the Lawrence/Nelson and Sandy Creek Elementary and Junior High classes.  Each class reached their District Goal or met a Class-Wide Improvement over the last nine weeks.  The students have worked . . . read more

PowerSchool Now Available as an Android App

Read Here to Learn More

Dana Epley | November 18, 2013

The  PowerSchool for Parents  and  PowerSchool for Students  mobile apps are now available for Android devices! PowerSchool Mobile for Android 1.1 includes the following features: Improvements to grade formatting . . . read more

Public Statements & Non-Discrimination & Title I Statement

Dana Epley | August 1, 2013


School Supply Lists for 2013-2014

Lawrence/Nelson and Sandy Creek

Dana Epley | July 1, 2013

The elementary school supply lists for Lawrence/Nelson and Sandy Creek can be found below by clicking on the school's name: Lawrence/Nelson Sandy Creek Please note that  the Sandy Creek list that went to Wal-Mart has . . . read more

Severe Weather and School Closing Information

Where to Go to Find Out...

Dana Epley | February 1, 2013

Radio Stations that cover school closings are as follows: KHAS - 1230 AM KICS - 1530 AM KRFS - 1600 AM KQKY - 106 FM KRNY - 102 FM KRFS - 104 FM TV Stations: Channels 5, 8, NTV, 10/11. . . . read more

SCNUSD #5 Mission Statement

Educate, Support & Prepare

Dana Epley | August 1, 2012

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