Please be aware of the parking around the school buildings within Falls City Public Schools. Students are also reminded to use crosswalks at all buildings when crossing the street.
Falls City is launching the BSN sports sideline store. This is where you can get Tiger apparel and merchandise. The sideline store offers several name brands like Nike & Under Armour. A percentage of the proceeds will go back to the school for purchasing of equipment. Visit the school store HERE.
5 Best Parental Control Applications You Should Have By Now Photo Credit: Bogdan I. Stanciu via Compfight cc A recent study by NPD Group for its Kids and CE: 2014, revealed that a huge number of children using mobile devices are accessing social media, videos, and playing games online. But, along with this increase in participation comes the fear of parents that they’ll stumble across content that isn’t suitable for their age. The good thing is that there are aids out there that protect children from sensitive content. Some devices come with built-in child protection features that filter the kind of content they can view. Samsung Galaxy S6 and other Android smartphones running the latest Lollipop 5.0 are able to maximize various security features such as the Smart Lock, Knox device manager, and have a fingerprint lock system to protect children from purchasing apps and using NFC services. There are also apps that can provide additional protection to younger mobile users, which parents can maximize. Here are five of the best parental control apps today: 1. MamaBear (Android, iOS) . . .read more
PARENTS AND COMMUNITY MEMBERS: WE WANT YOU TO BE AWARE OF THE FOLLOWING APPS THAT KIDS MAY BE DOWNLOADING. We want you to be aware of the following apps and the cons that go along with them. The following apps might be a simple way for your child to keep in contact with his/her friends; however, even innocent use of most of these apps can land a child in a situation he/she never intended to be in. Here are some potentially dangerous apps that are popular among young people. 1. Tinder: An app that is used for hooking-up and dating. Users can rate profiles and find potential hook-ups via GPS location tracking. 450 million profiles are rated every day! The good news is, this app pulls information from user’s Facebook profiles, so it is more authenticated than other apps. Problem: It is easy for adults and minors to find one another. Also, due to the rating system, it is often used for cyber-bullying, because a group of kids can target another kid and purposefully make his/her rating go down. 2. Snapchat: This app allows a user to send photos and videos to anyone on his/her friend list. The sender can determine how long the receiver can view the image and . . .read more
Falls City Public Schools Superintendent’s District Update – November 14, 2019 Superintendent, Tim Heckenlively The Falls City Public Schools held its regular monthly board meeting on November 13, 2019. Here are the highlights of the meeting. District 56 Audit Completed - . . .read more
Falls City Public Schools Employment Opportunities OPENINGS FOR 2019-2020 Substitute Teachers and Paraprofessionals Looking for substitute custodians, bus drivers, cooks, paras and teachers. Please call Central Office for details (402) 245-2825 Online Application for Falls City Public Schools For inquiries, contact the following: Website: www.fctigers.org E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 402-245-2825 Fax: 402-245-2022 Falls City Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, marital status, disability, or age in admission or access to, or treatment of employment, in its programs and activities. The superintendent has been designated to handle inquiries regarding complaints, grievance procedures, or the application of these policies of nondiscrimination.read more
2019 - 2020 Scholarship Opportunities Read each scholarship opportunity that is posted. If you meet the criteria, download the forms from this website by clicking on the actual PDF box and neatly fill out the scholarship application form, OR go to the websites listed to download/fill out the scholarship forms. Stop by the counseling office if you have any questions about all that is posted here. Above all.... MEET THE DEADLINES! Click on the scholarship name in the table below to go to a description of the scholarship. The .pdf image indicates that you can click on the image to download a scholarship application. Most of the applications have been made into fillable forms, so they can be saved, once information is typed on them. Scholarship Searches EducationQuest's ScholarshipQuest SchoolSoup.com Unigo.com Supercollege.com Scholarships.com Scholarship Junkies CollegeBoard FindTuition.com . . .read more