Best of luck to the NC Wrestling Team as they travel to districts today at 3 PM and tomorrow at 10 AM in Greeley!
Interested in NVC Championship Shirts from the girls basketball team? Go check out this link to order your shirt now: https://nvcchampapparel.itemorder.com/sale. Orders are due at the end of the day Thursday!
On Saturday, the 7th our Lady Knights played CWC at West Holt. The girls gave their all and overcame a deficit of 24-6 to beat CWC with a score of 41-36. CWC was the number 1 seed and the Knights were the number 2 seed. Congratulations Ladies on winning the Championship for the second consecutive year. Go Big Blue!!
Speech Meet Saturday, February 8th
On Saturday, February 8th our Speech team traveled to Stuart for a competition. Our members include Koby F., Elijah C., Sky C., and Michaela F. We would like to congratulate Sky C. on placing 3rd in Novice Poetry and Michaela F. on placing 3rd in Varsity Poetry. Job Well Done Ladies!!
NVC All Academic Team
We would like to Congratulate the members of the NVC Principal’s All Academic Team for 2019-2020. Seniors are Sydney L., Alexis R., Sierra U., Miah W. Juniors are Koby Franklin, Adyson L., Keely M., and Hunter W., Great Job!
All District Football and Volleyball for 2019 Season
We would like to congratulate some of our local student athletes, to Sydney L. for making NVC All-Conference First Team and Keely M. for Honorable Mention in volleyball and Sage M. for D1-7 All District and Honorable Mention to Brandon M. and Ryan P. in football. Well done!!
Veterans Day Program-Monday, November 11,2019
On Monday, November 11th, our students will be hosting a Veterans Day Program at the high school gym at 10:30. Please come and enjoy the music and the program the students put together.
1st Round of Football Playoffs-Thursday, October 31st, 2019.
Tomorrow our NC Knights will be traveling to Sutherland, NE to compete in the first round of football playoffs. We play the Sutherland Sailors at 5:00 CST. KP players will leave for RC at 10:30 and the elementary and high school will have a tunnel walk for the players, coaches, and managers at 10:25 to wish them Good Luck.
Volleyball Subdistrict C2-7 @ Neligh/Oakdale
The following bracket is for Subdistrict volleyball that will take place in Neligh for the NC Knightsg. They will play Monday, the 28th, vs. Boyd Co. Spartans at 6:45pm. Good Luck!!
State Cross Country @ Kearney
Friday, October 25th, Daisy F. and Mariah O. will be competing in the State Cross Country meet that is held in Kearney. Their competition will start at 2:00. KP will have a send off for Daisy Thursday at 3:20 and at RC there will be a short Pep Rally at 8:00am on Friday morning at RCHS before the send off for the State Cross Country Participants. The send off will be between 8:15am-8:20am. We wish you both the Best of Luck and Have Fun!!
NVC Cross Country @ Neligh
We would like to congratulate Daisy F. for winning the Conference cross country meet yesterday that was held in Neligh. Also congratulations to the Knights girls team for placing second and the boys team for placing third. Great Job Kids!!
NHS BLOOD DRIVE – Friday 10/25/19
The National Honor Society is hosting a blood drive on Friday, 10/25/19. For more information, call 402.497.3501.
Graduation pictures…enjoy the hugs – there are a lot of them! Congratulations to the KPHS class of 2019!
SPRING CONCERT & HONORS NIGHT
Check out the pics here!
The FFA Banquet was fabulous. Thank you to all who supported the FFA program with donations, silent auction purchases, and labor purchases! You are appreciated. Pics available here!
Enjoy… here are the prom pics!
IT’S TIME TO ORDER YOUR YEARBOOK!
2018-2019 TreeRing Yearbooks are ready to order. Softcovers are $34.11 and Hardcovers are $41.06. Each yearbook can contain 2 pages to be personalized by you. Hop online and order yours today! Check out Rebecca’s video if you need help walking through the ordering process. All yearbooks ordered by May 31, 2019, will be shipped to the school this summer at no cost to you. They usually arrive before July 1! If you have any questions, please let Rebecca or Mrs. Cardinal know!
PARENT INPUT WANTED – HISTORY STANDARDS
NDE’s Cory Epler has reached out to NE principals asking for help in getting input on history standards from parents around the state. Please view the email below and consider taking 10 minutes to take a survey! Click here to take the survey!
7th & 8th GRADE MATH CLASS – FLOOD RELIEF PROJECT
Miss Thornton is proud to announce that the 7th & 8th graders of KPCS sold 173 t-shirts and raised over $1,800 to assist with the recent flooding. Top salespersons for the 8th grade were Tate (1) and Allie (2) and for 7th grade, it was Courtney (1) and Jackson (2). Awesome job, math crew! Thanks for taking on such a great project. We also send out appreciation to all of you who purchased shirts and/or gave donations…THANK YOU!
60 MINUTES FEATURING CODE.ORG
Parents, Students, Teachers…If you have 13 minutes to spare, check out this fabulous 60 Minutes episode about Computer Science. Thank you for all of your support over the past 3 years for Computer Science and STEM at KPCS! Note: This episode highlights the gender gap in Computer Science. We LOVE for all of our students, girls and boys to participate in our coding and STEM activities.
LETTER FROM THE PRINCIPAL: PARENTS & GUARDIANS
Parents and Guardians, please read this letter about the Momo Challenge and visit with your children about its contents. Thank you!
NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY HOSTS WINTER WINGDING
The Winter Wingding is an event hosted by the National Honor Society for all of the students at Keya Paha County Schools. It is held the day we get out of school before winter break, so this year it was 12/21/18. In this folder, you will find pictures from the day. Activities included a dodgeball tournament, ultimate team competition, coding with Spheros and Cubelets, Nerf war, games, and so much more! Enjoy!
KPCS HOLIDAY CONCERT
Enjoy the holiday concert pics from 12/20/18!
NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY HOSTS FOOD DRIVE
The NHS hosted a local food drive and collected non-perishables through Tuesday, December 18, 2018. Goods were delivered to the food pantry in Ainsworth, NE. THANK YOU for all of your help and generosity!
WORLD-WIDE HOUR OF CODE
KPCS is participating in the world-wide Hour of Code on Tuesday, 12/4/18!
Check out this video on the Hour of Code!
Here are a few resources that you may find educational!
E-Cigarette Video by North Central District Health Department (3:44)
MRS. KECK IS COLLECTING STEM DONATIONS *UPDATE 11-27-18*
Right now, people are celebrating #GivingTuesday around the world — and it’s a very exciting day for my classroom in particular.
I want to make sure my students have the materials they need to succeed, so I use DonorsChoose.org, the nonprofit classroom funding site for teachers. Today only (11/27/18), when you support my classroom, both you and I will be entered to win a $5,000 DonorsChoose.org gift code (aka the chance to spread even more joy). Here’s my teacher page:
Mrs. Keck’s Classroom Gifts of any size will enter both of us into the special classroom giveaway. Thank you so much for taking a look and considering a donation. I am so excited to bring my classroom ideas to life! Mary Kay
We created a Google Sheet with all of the Knight’s Sporting Results. We will work to keep this updated as soon as possible throughout the year! We added this to the links available to you on the left of the webpage. Enjoy!
Just a reminder that if you would like to add the KPCS Google calendar to your personal device, click on the “Instructional Materials” link on the left and watch the how-to video.