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by Alex McKeown The PHS varsity boys’ golf team traveled to Laurel on Thursday, April 13, for the Laurel-Concord/Coleridge golf meet. The team placed 4th out of the 14 teams that competed at the meet and had five golfers compete. Individually, Dysen Roth placed 5th out of the 72 competitors with a score of 83. Kyle West placed 11th with a score of 87, Ethan Blecher placed 15th with a score of 89, and Spencer McElhose and . . .
by Rhayna Waldner The Pierce Bluejay track team headed to Columbus to compete at the Knights of Columbus track meet hosted by Scotus on Tuesday, April 11. The boys’ team won the meet with a total of 119 points, and the girls took home 4th place with 67 points. For the girls’ field events, Maggie Brahmer took home 1st place in high jump with a final height of 5’2”, and Katrina Meier got 6th place with . . .
By Susan Venteicher Twenty-four FFA members transformed at state convention during the week of Wednesday, April 5, through Friday, April 7, as they traveled to Lincoln to celebrate the 89 th State Convention. On Wednesday the members arrived at their hotel, Cornhusker by Marriot, and got dressed in official dress for the evening. Then they traveled to Pinnacle Bank Arena for the opening session. At the session, advisor Matt . . .
As part of the lessons for the letter Zz week, Miss Muhs' kindergarten class made zithers. They "built" the zithers with tissue boxes and rubber bands. Miss Muhs gave each of the students about 5 minutes to practice a song or tune to perform for their classmates. What a creative group! Check out the video from one of the kindergarteners....
by Elizabeth Harris Several of Pierce High’s art students, taught by Mr. Tim Waldner, entered projects in the Mid-State art show, which took place at Sunset Plaza Mall in Norfolk. The work was judged and put on display from April 3-7. There were five possible awards students could receive, purple being the highest, followed by blue, red, and white. Students could also receive a Teachers’ Choice Award, which is . . .
Third and fourth graders from Pierce Elementary traveled to Bloomfield on Friday, April 7 th , to take part in “Life on the Farm”, an Ag Literacy Festival. The event was hosted by the UNL extension offices of Pierce, Antelope, and Knox counties. Students moved from session to session inside the Harm and Tulleys Event Center hearing about advancements in farming technology, uses of corn and soybeans, and how to protect our . . .
by Katrina Meier Thirteen different performances from Pierce JH and Zion students were displayed at the Norfolk JH Band Festival on Saturday, April 8. The performances included many different groups like a full band composition, ensembles, a septet, quartets, trios, duets, and solos that received mostly superior ratings. Also, for the nineteenth year in a row, the Pierce Junior High band received straight superior ratings at the . . .
The kindergarten class enjoyed a field trip to the Hintz farm to watch sheep shearing.
By Elizabeth Harris Twelve FCCLA members, along with their advisor and one chaperone, headed to Lincoln to attend the the Nebraska State Leadership conference that was held Sunday, April 2, through Tuesday, April 4. Members attending included Mason Sindelar, Caitlyn Crist, Shianna Oestreich, Alexis Schnoor, Krystina Schuett, Elizabeth Harris, Breane Hoffman, Stephanie Rinkel, Emily Simmons, Sydney Erickson, Sydney Slater, and . . .
Journalism to be Featured on 106 KIX Pierce High’s journalism class is now participating in a program called High School Headlines through 106 KIX radio. Each week, the students in the class create a 90-second broadcast that updates radio listeners on upcoming events, news, and even fun trends happening at Pierce High. The students write the broadcast collaboratively and then record themselves as they . . .
2017 Tom Martin Bluejay Invite Boys - Results 2017 Tom Martin Bluejay Invite Girls - Results . . .
All students who plan to participate in NSAA sanctioned athletics during the school year must have a physical exam. This exam must be . . .
The Individual and Team Records for Pierce High School Track have been updated after the end of 2016 track season. If you have any . . .
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The mission of the Pierce Public Schools is to provide quality programs and quality staff for all students. We encourage community . . .
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