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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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Return to School: Protocol and Academic Plans


Please review the SCNUSD #5 Return to School Protocol and Academic Learning Plans for the 2020-2021 school year. Please contact your building principal with questions/concerns regarding these plans: Sandy Creek . . .

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ALL PK & Elementary Open House - August 17th

August 17th        OPEN HOUSE:  Please bring a mask to accommodate social distancing guidelines. Students will have the opportunity to visit with their teachers and see their . . .

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SCNUSD #5 Summer Covid-19 Info

Hello SCNUSD #5 Parents, Patrons, Students, and Staff: I wanted to take a minute to update you on the work that is occurring in order to open our schools for the 2020-2021 school year. While parents, students, and staff did a great job . . .

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Lawrence/Nelson and Sandy Creek K - 12 Supply Lists

Please click on the links below for: Lawrence/Nelson Elementary Supply List Lawrence/Nelson Middle/High School Supply List Sandy Creek Elementary Supply List Sandy Creek Middle School . . .

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Governor Announces Weight Rooms and Fields Can Open June 1st

As you probably have heard, Governor Ricketts announced that, beginning June 1, schools may open weight rooms and fields. The South Central Unified School District #5 remains concerned about the health and safety of all students . . .

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SCNUSD #5 Informational Message Regarding COVID19 (Coronavirus Disease)

Working together to help prevent the disease from spreading in our community

As Coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to spread worldwide, our district is preparing for the possibility that our area schools may be affected. Currently, we have been working to implement effective infection prevention policies and procedures . . .

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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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2019-2020 Calendar Approved at March Board of Education Meeting


The 2019-2020 calendar has been approved, and is already entered on the LN Google Calendar, as well as the extra-curricular activities known for the upcoming school year.  UPDATE:  Changes from the original calendar approved in . . .

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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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South Central #5 Bands Participate in Harvest of Harmony

SCUSD #5 Bands Participate in Harvest of Harmony

Saturday morning both the L/N and the Sandy Creek band members were up bright and early to participate in the marching of the 2018 Harvest of Harmony Parade.  Both bands represented SCU #5 very well. THe L/N band was entry number . . .

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Board of Education Reports by the Principals


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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