Wisner-Pilger Jr.-Sr. High School Bulletin for Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Happy Birthday today to... Ashlyn Lauck and Lily Otten!!

Wednesday FFA Trivia Question... Name 5 animals that are listed on the endangered species list in Nebraska?

The following students have library books that are more than one month overdue - return, renew, or pay for book if lost or damaged: Addi Albers, Jaden Berlin, Lewis Dorris, Sam Good, Jaleigh Hallsted, Owen Heller, Chela Lauck, Skye Liermann, Alexia Martin, Bryce Mattson, Lily Otten, Keegan Poppe, Caleb Rehak, Madison Schweers, McKenna Slonecker, and Ashton Swanson.

Applications are being taken for lifeguards at the Wisner pool. Stop by the City Office to pick up an application. Must be age 15 or above.

NHS officers... please find a time to meet with Mrs. Glaubius.

Congratulations to the "Pilger-Wisner" speech team, which won the Pilger Cardinal speech dual over Laurel-Concord-Coleridge last night! Overall placings were: Informative: Bryant Peck, first, Jessica Svoboda, second and Laura Ramirez-Torres, third; Persuasive: Rockney Peck, first; Jaleigh Hallsted, second; Humorous: McKenna Slonecker, third; Faith Harleman, fourth; Entertainment: Kaci Baier, first; Olivia Keler, third; Extemp: Aidan Sateren, second; Sam Thompson, third; Poetry: Jaden Berlin, second; James Kinnisin, third; Serious; Jaden Berlin, first; Gwen Donner, second; Duet acting: James Kinnison and Caden Schweers, first; Drama: Kaci Baier, Gwen Donner, Tymarie Ott, Kylee Horst and Riley Theroes, first

Speech team: We are needing ONE van driver for Saturday's speech meet in Battle Creek. Let Mr. Moeller or Mrs. Alexander know if someone can help.

Community Blood Drive TODAY... will be at the Wisner-Pilger High School on Wednesday, February 26th from 12 to 6pm. Please contact Keena Koehlmoos at 402-750-6549 for an appointment. Soup and Bars will be served. 16 year olds wishing to donate can pick up a parent permission form from the front office.

GIRLS TRACK: Practice officially starts March 2nd. If you plan on missing practice anytime that week for state basketball, you are expected to make the time up after school next week.

National FFA Week Days! Everyone is welcome to participate. Participants will earn prizes daily! Wednesday- Hick Dress up Day. Thursday- Elementary Ag Day and FFA Shirt. Friday- Pickup Day. **Daily Ag Trivia Questions in the announcements. Report answers to Mr. Overturf. ***Stop in the office to guess how many corn kernels in the jar!

Juniors... ACT Prep for next week will be 3rd period on MONDAY and THURSDAY. The two groups will be in the Fine Arts and Mr. Overturf’s room.

Wayne State College will be at lunch on Wednesday.

Midland University will be available during Flex on Wednesday. Please sign up with Mrs. Kreikemeier if you would like to visit with Midland U.

Students... FEMA is accepting applications for their Youth Preparedness Council (YPC). The YPC was created in 2012 to unite young leaders who are interested in supporting disaster preparedness and making a difference in their communities. The application period is open now through March 8. You can learn more about the program and council members' responsibilities at:application

Juniors and Seniors: prom and grand march sign-up is in the office. Please let the office know if you are not attending. Juniors, the $15 fee needs to be paid before you can attend prom.

GIRLS TRACK (and THOSE INTERESTED): A sport psychologist will be presenting Wednesday February 26th (4:00) here at school. She will address anxiety issues, ways to prepare for competitions, and methods of building up confidence. Please plan on attending. The program will last no more than one hour.

Students... If you are interested in learning more about the John Deere Tech program at Southeast Community College, please see Mrs. Kreikemeier about an event on March 5th.

The 2020 Nursing Career Camp hosts by the University of Nebraska Medical Center and Wayne State College will be held June 2nd and 3rd. For students entering grades 10-12. If you are interested in receiving more information, please contact Mrs. Kreikemeier.

Reminder that NHS applications must be submitted on or before March 13. No late applications will be accepted.

NHS Readers... Thursday - Colby & Kallan, and Friday - Jessica.