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South Central USD 5


Board Reports

Board reports by our principals.  October 2021 September 2021 August 2021

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NCAPS Spring 2021 Newsletter

NCAPS Spring 21 Newsletter

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"Heart Work"

Demoine Adams presented "Heart Work" to the SCUSD #5. This series goes along with the district's work with Strength Finders. Our end goal is to understand coworker's strengths to maximize opportunities for our . . .

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South Central USD #5 Newsletter - Summer 2021

Click for PDF of  Summer 2021 Newsletter   

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Food Program

SCNUSD #5's breakfast and lunch program has been changed slightly by the state nutrition program.   While all students will continue to be provided FREE breakfast and lunch through the 21-22 school year, the new . . .

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Watch Raider Football on the Road

Striv Link's for Away Games

Support the Raider football team while in action on the road.  Below you will find the link to each away team's Striv Channel.   Date Game Link September 3 . . .

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District News on the Front of the Website

Information related to our district will be on the FRONT PAGE of the school website.  If you are looking for information specific to one of our sites, please refer to the following linked pages: Lawrence/Nelson Home Page . . .

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Lawrence-Nelson and Sandy Creek Beef Boosters Receive $1,000 Donation from Cornhusker Toyota & Honda

Beef Booster Grants

Cornhusker Toyota & Honda donated $1,000 to both the Lawrence-Nelson and Sandy Creek Beef Boosters.  Rick Alexander, General Manager of Cornhusker,  said he, "was proud to  to support a school activity which . . .

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Substitute Teachers Needed for SCNUSD #5

Two Ways to Apply: Local Sub Certificate or UNK Substitute Teacher Program

South Central Nebraska Unified School District #5 is in need of Substitute Teachers for the 2020-21 school year to serve at Lawrence-Nelson and/or Sandy Creek.  There are two ways to qualify to substitute.  The school . . .

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Title IX

  Title IX: Discrimination or harassment based on sex; gender equity   Amanda Skalka, Title IX Coordinator, Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment Coordinator 30671 Hwy 14, Fairfield, NE 68938 . . .

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eFunds: New to SCNUSD #5 Allowing Parents to Pay Online

Accounts need to be created by the Parent/Student; Payment for Lunches & Preschool Tuition

Do you have a child who forgets to bring his/her lunch check?  Tired of getting the notice at work and trying to remember to send the check the next day?  We have the answer!  eFunds is a new feature for our . . .

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Elementary Reading Celebration

October 17th, our elementary students were transported back in time with the help of Dr. Benjamin Franklin and Thomas Jefferson.  These two amazing gentlemen, two of our most important Founding Fathers, explained the Revolutionary . . .

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Red Raider Midget Football Tailgate

Come out and support the South Central Red Raider Midget Football Team.

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Updated Meal Prices

Link to School Lunch Menu

Please note the changes for next year's meal pricing below.   2018-19 Price 2019-20 Price K-5 lunch $2.50 . . .

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SCU #5 Students Compete Well at Action Day

ACTIONS Day is a scholastic competition that students attend and take a variety of tests in different academic areas. Students are nominated for tests by their teachers and compete against students from all over the area. South Central #5 . . .

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L-N Teacher Serves as Current President for the Association for Career and Technical Education of Nebraska

Larwence-Nelson teacher, Morgan Trausch,  serves as the current President of ACTEN (Association for Career and Technical Education of Nebraska). Next year she will be the Past President. The . . .

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National School Bus Tragedies Impacts Local Bus Routes

The recent school bus stop tragedies across the nation have prompted us to remind the public respect the school bus stop arm ad signals. If you are about to meet a school bus from the front or rear and the yellow lights are flashing, slow . . .

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Red Raiders Run Hard at District Cross Country Meet

Cross-Country Coach Lacey Wright said, "The Red Raiders fought hard on Thursday at their District Cross Country Meet. This year the district meet was scheduled to be held at Wildwood, but was held at Doane University due to the . . .

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Board of Education Reports


Click the links to view the monthly principal reports:   Lawrence/Nelson PreK-12               Sandy Creek Preschool . . .

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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 . . .

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NCAPS Experiences - Charlotte Okraska

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

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NTV Spotlights the Ag Pathway

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

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Public Statements & Non-Discrimination & Title I Statement


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Severe Weather and School Closing Information

Where to Go to Find Out...

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. Or . . .

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SCNUSD #5 Mission Statement

Educate, Support & Prepare

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