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Mrs. Fehringer’s 3 rd grade reading group is reading a variety of stories this week about preserving nature’s resources. We watched videos about recycling paper, glass, and plastic. The students also looked at art made by three artists. These artists made art projects from recycled metal, plastic bottles, and computer circuit boards. Each student was then required to make their own “Recycled Junk . . .
On Monday, March 27th, from 6:30 to 8:45PM, Pierce High School will host a career night for all students in grades nine through twelve. The evening will feature a guest speaker and fifty guest panelists who will talk about their careers and the the post high school education needed for those careers. The keynote speaker will be Jodie Meyer who is a research analyst from the Nebraska Department of Labor in Lincoln, Nebraska. She . . .
by Alex McKeown The Pierce High School juniors and seniors celebrated the 2017 prom on Friday, March 17, at the White House. The night began with opening ceremonies at 6:30, which included welcome speeches from the class presidents Junior Aguilar and Annie Johnson, as well as a skit put on by the sophomore servers. This was immediately followed by dinner, provided by Taylormade Catering. Following dinner, Reflections took the . . .
by Samantha Hartman The Pierce speech team went to Wayne State College on Wednesday, March 15, to compete at districts. The team placed 1st and is sending 10 entries to state. To qualify for the state tournament, speakers had to finish in the top three of their event in finals. For Pierce, state qualifiers included Bryce Bierman and Derek Ross with 1st in Duet Acting, Chance White with 1st in Entertainment, Ethen Kuether with . . .
by Rhayna Waldner Pierce High School held their annual winter awards night at the high school gym on Tuesday, March 14. The banquet started off with a meal at 6:30 with awards following. Six clubs and sports awarded their participants for their work during the season. Cheer went first for the awards. The sponsors for cheer are Krista Hermsmeyer and Sherry Raabe, and they lettered all nine of the cheerleaders. After cheer, the . . .
by Katrina Meier Pierce’s National Honor Society traveled down to the Pierce Elementary school on Friday, March 10, in honor of National Dr. Seuss Day (March 2). The club read to students from kindergarten to second grade. The high schoolers and elementary kids enjoyed reading from a variety of books, but especially those written by the late Dr. Seuss. Once the NHS students went to a classroom, they were assigned one . . .
by Katrina Meier Pierce students traveled to Wayne State College on Monday, March 6, for Mid-State Conference band. The bands consisted of a 9th to 10th grade band and an 11th to 12th grade band. High schools attending the clinic included: Battle Creek High School, Crofton High School, Guardian Angels Central Catholic, Norfolk Catholic School, Pierce High School, and Wayne High School. The 9th-10th band played a selection . . .
Pierce elementary students were given a few words of encouragement on Tuesday, February 28 when they walked into their classrooms. P.A.T.S. - Parents And Teachers for Students - presented an unexpected gift to each student to encourage them to keep up the hard work for the rest of the school year. Colorfully tagged bags contained a funky ‘high-five’ shaped hand highlighter, crazy mechanical pencil and a color changing . . .
The Pierce High School Boys' Letterclub will sponsor the 30 th Annual Men's Alumni Basketball Tournament on March 24-26. The Class of 2002 is the defending champions. Funds raised from the tournament help support scholarships and athletic improvements. Team registration deadline is March 10. Late entries will not be accepted. All entries need to be at the school by March 10, allowing time to set . . .
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 . . .
March 24 - 26 - 30th Annual Alumni Basketball Alumni Bracket March 25 - 25th Annual Alumni . . .
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 . . .
MONTH-BY-MONTH SCHOLARSHIPS Pierce High School Pierce, NE Scholarship deadlines and availability . . .