Feb 8

UNMC COLLEGE OF NURSING – in Norfolk will be hosting a summer camp on June 7-8 for students interested in the career of nursing. This camp is open to students in Grades 10-12 (must be 16 by June 7). The camp offers hands-on activities designed to enhance knowledge of the nursing profession. Activities include first aid, health assessment, and a computerized simulation. This camp is free of charge and the only expense to you is your transportation to and from the camp. You must complete an application that is available from Mrs. Nollette. Applications are due February 26 and only 24 applicants are accepted for this camp.

FAFSA COMPLETION DAY IN VALENTINE – Education Quest will assist you in completing your FAFSA form at the Valentine High School on Wednesday, February 24. An appointment must be made with Education Quest. You can call them at 800-666-3721 to make an appointment.

SOUTHEAST COMMUNITY COLLEGE – will be offering an Automotive Summer Camp on June 10 and 11 on the Milford Campus. This is a two-day hands-on camp with a cost of only $29. This fee includes tools used at the camp, meals, and housing. This camp is limited to 75 participants. You must be at least 16 years of age and complete a registration form, which is available from Mrs. Nollette. The registration deadline is June 3.

SPIRIT WEEK – Feb 8th through the 13th.

Monday, Feb 8th, Comfy PJ day

Tuesday, Feb 9th, Good Food Day! (snacks available 2nd half of 5th hour)

And Class Color Day & Pep Rally during 2nd half of 5th hour.

6th grade = Red

7th grade = Blue

8th grade = Green

9th grade = White

10th grade = Pink

11th grade = Purple

12th grade = Yellow

Thursday, Feb 11th, Spirit Day

Friday, Feb 12th, CK Alumni Games (CK Alumni vs. Sandhills/Thedford Alumni) start at 1:00!

JUNIORS & SENIORS – The Behavioral Health Education Center of Nebraska hosts and annual conference for Juniors and Seniors interested in learning more about behavioral health careers. The conference is free to those students who are selected. The conference is held on April 1 & 2 in Kearney. For more information and an application form, please see Mrs. Nollette. Applications must be postmarked by February 10.

ENTREPRENEURS – for students entering 7th, 8th & 9th grades in the fall, there will be a workshop at UNO’s College of Business Administration June 6th-10th, 2016. Registration ends May 16th. The cost is $170 for 5 days from 8:30-3:30 with lunch included. Visit various Entrepreneur businesses throughout the week. Lodging not included. Contact Mrs. Shelbourn at school for more information.

SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINES:

February 19 – Nebraska Press Association Scholarship

February 22 – Southeast Community College Scholarship
February 23 – FRS College Scholarship, LaCreek Electric Scholarship

Check out the school calendar for what’s happening this week!

Lunch today: Lasagna rolls, breadsticks, apples, green beans, salad bar, & choice of milk.

Breakfast tomorrow: Egg ‘n’ cheese muffin, whole grain toast, cereal, fruit, juice & choice of milk.

Lunch tomorrow: BBQ ribb on a whole wheat bun, corn casserole, rosy applesauce, salad bar, & choice of milk.