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2nd Annual Sandy Creek FFA Community Greenhouse Event is Coming Up Soon!

The Sandy Creek FFA is hosting its 2nd Annual Community Greenhouse on March 21 from 6 PM to 7 PM. Reserve your spot early!

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2018 National Honor Society Induction Held

February 8th, 2018

On Thursday, February 8th, 2018, Lawrence/Nelson inducted five new members into their National Honor Society.  These included juniors Boone Svoboda, Brandi Mazour, Kaylee Kathman, Megan Wheeland and Brody Himmelberg.  These five joined senior NHS members Mattee Kucera, Hayden Epley, Micah Dolnicek, Kevin Schroer, Riley Kucera, and Bailey Cox. Students inducted for the 2017-2018 school year were as follows: . . .

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Superintendent Stakeholder Input Survey Link

The following link will be open from February 15th to February 21st. Any interested patrons can click the link to give their input on the superintendent search. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SouthcentralNE

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Superintendent Search Press Release (2/12/18)

Press Release – February 12, 2018   South Central Nebraska Unified School District #5 Begins Superintendent Search Process with McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C. The South Central Nebraska USD #5 Board of Education has selected McPherson & Jacobson, L.L.C., Executive Recruitment and Development to assist them in the important task of selecting superintendent . . .

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Niederklein and Beutler Receive Recognition for Work in the Classroom

Lawrence/Nelson Teachers Rise to the Occasion

Lawrence/Nelson's own Jerad Niederklein recently received the "Teacher of the Month" from NTV on Thursday, February 8th.  Mr. Niederklein is the third grade teacher at Lawrence/Nelson, as well as helping to coach high school football and is the head golf coach.  Niederklein was nominated for this award by his third grade student, Riley Haba.  This was a SURPRISE for Mr. Niederklein when the news . . .

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Science Fair 2018 at Lawrence/Nelson

Wednesday, February 28th, 2018

The Lawrence/Nelson Middle School and High School students who have a science class with Ms. Abby Hongsermeier will be taking part in the 2018 Science Fair that will be held in Nelson in the gym on Wednesday, February 28th, 2018.  On this date, the gym will be closed for judging from 9 AM until 12 PM.  During this time, UNL and NPPD will be setting up activities for our students and community members at the school.  . . .

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Jensen Achieves Honors Inside and Outside of the Classroom

Full Tuition and 8-Man All Star Game are in Jensen's Future

Anders Jensen, a senior at Lawrence/Nelson High School, was recently awarded the Nebraska Machinery Scholarship.  This scholarship, through the Diesel Technology Program at Central Community College-Hastings, has offered Jensen a two-year sponsorship that includes two paid summer internships, paid tuition, books, fees, and NMC branded uniforms, toolbox and tools, personalized mentoring during the summers as well as the . . .

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NCAPS Building Live Cam is Up and Running

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 done.  NCAPS Building Live Cam

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