Falls City Public School, Falls City Sacred Heart and HTRS students have the opportunity to display student artwork at the Library in Falls City. The GFWC Art Contest has awarded Best of Category awards for first, second, third and honorable mention. The public is welcomed to view student artwork at the library until March 18.
Ten Falls City High School students participated in the 44th annual Peru Business Contest on Wednesday, February 15. Students competed against 23 schools (approximately 370 students) from schools in Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, and Missouri in 16 different business disciplines. A $500 scholarship was awarded to the 1st place winner in each category and medals were awarded to the top five in each event. Rylee Scholl (2nd-Advanced Accounting), Austin Aldana (3rd-Advanced Accounting), and Parker Thompson (6th-Job Interview) came away the big winners for FCHS. Donna Eickhoff is the business instructor at FC High.
Congratulations to seniors Carter Hunzeker 195 and Dalton Kennel 285 for qualifying for the State Wrestling tournament in Omaha. These two Tiger athletes will compete in the 4 pm session at the Quest Center on Thursday, February 16th. Best of luck to these young men and to coach Kraft, Nelson, and Wissmann.
FFA Labor Auction
On Sunday March 5th, the Falls City FFA will be hosting their annual labor auction along with the pancake feed. The labor auction allows FFA members to trade 8 hours of service for a donation to the FFA chapter. This fundraiser is a great way to give back to the community and support the local chapter. The pancake feed will start at 5 pm in the high school commons and the auction will follow at 6 pm in the gymnasium.
On April 19th, all Falls City high school juniors will have the opportunity to take the ACT test. This will be the first year the ACT will be administered to all junior students and will replace the 11th grade NeSA testing for state reporting. Our staff is currently preparing students for this rigorous exam. Students can use this opportunity to utilize this score for college admission and scholarships. Thank you Mrs. Zoeller for sharing these pictures of students updating their profiles and working on English practice tests.
Falls City North Elementary School is currently enrolling Kindergarteners for the 2017-2018 school year. We have sent Kindergarten Survey letters in the mail. If you have not received a survey and your child will be 5 years of age by July 31, 2017, please call 402-245-2712 to enroll.