MILLARD SOUTH HIGH SCHOOL

THE PATRIOT PRESS



February 2018

Mrs. Heidi Weaver, Principal

Mr. Kip Colony, 9th Grade

Mrs. Michaela Wragge, Dean of Students and 10th Grade

Mrs. Michelle Klug, 11th Grade

Mr. Andy Pinkall, 12th Grade

Mr. Brad Millard, Registrar

Mr. Steve Throne, Athletic Director


Board of Education

Mr. Mike Pate

Mrs. Linda Poole

Ms. Amanda McGill Johnson

Mr. Dave Anderson

Mr. Mike Kennedy

Dr. Jim Sutfin, Superintendent

MISSION STATEMENT

Building upon the proud tradition of our diverse community at Millard South High School, we guarantee each student develops and demonstrates personal, social, and academic excellence through world-class opportunities while creating a family of Patriots.

Upcoming Events

February 10: ACT @ Millard South

February 12: Advisement Conferences 4:15-8:00PM

February 13: Advisement Conferences - 4:15-8:00PM

February 15: NO SCHOOL for students

*Building Staff Development 7:30-11:30AM

*Advisement Conferences - 1:00-3:45PM

February 16: NO SCHOOL for students. Teacher comp day for conferences.

February 19: NO SCHOOL Teacher Work Day

February 21: PAYBAC Interview Fair - 8:00-11:30AM



STUDENTS

Patriot Pride Student Drawing

Winners for February 2018

#Vinny Chonis

*Dakota Cooper

#Hannah Denson

*Joshua Eisele

#Josh Ferdico

*Allyson Havenridge

*Elizabeth Howard


#Avrey Jones

#Allison Kirkebak

*Young Soo Lee

#Jacob Maier

*Brian McGinnis

*Moussa Ndiaye

#Luke Ottens


#Brandon Pankers

#Abby Presser

*Deniece Radford

*Mariaelena Roman

*Asia Sysouvanh

#Kevin Weis

*Students with perfect attendance, no referrals for behavior, and good grades.

#Students displaying Acts of #TPW

Click here for a complete list of nominated students

PROM GARAGE SALE

Come to the Prom Garage Sale at Millard North to sell your old, gently used prom dresses or shoes and shop for the perfect dress for Millard South Prom (April 14th) for just a fraction of the original cost! Click on the flyer for more details!

JOURNALISM

Millard South journalists earned awards in the Nebraska Winter Journalism Education Association Contest. Two entries were allowed per school category. Christine Kaldahl is the school's newspaper adviser and Carol Mertl is the yearbook adviser.

Click here for a complete list of winners!

AFJROTC

Cadet Lacy White has provided a recap of the AFJROTC events for the month of January.

Click here for Cadet White's update!

ACTIVITIES

MILLARD SOUTH 8th GRADE ACTIVITIES FAIR

February 5th from 6:30-7:30 in the main gym.

Incoming Patriots should come check out out the Activities & Athletic teams Millard South has to offer. Meet coaches, current members, ask questions, and win prizes!


PATRIOT DRAMA

Don't miss out on the next Millard South Drama Production, The Jungle Book. Shows are:

February 10th at 2pm and 7pm

February 11th at 2pm

Tickets can be purchased the week of the show or at showtix4u.com

BAND CONCERT

February 20th at 7:30pm

CHEER & DANCE TEAM INFORMATION MEETING

Interested in trying out for the award winning Millard South Cheer or Dance Team? Parents and students should attend an informational meeting on March 6th from 6-7:30pm in the lecture hall. It's a great opportunity to meet our coaches, get all of the tryout information, and ask questions about our programs.

Post Prom

Post Prom policies have changed!

ATHLETICS

The Millard South Booster Club is a great organization that helps support Millard South athletics. We are always looking for additional members who promote Millard South with pride and enthusiasm. For additional information, call the Activities Office.

For additional information, email millardsouthabc@gmail.com

or go to www.patriotboosters.org

SENIORS

Stay up to date with important information for the Class of 2018 by checking out the Senior Page.


SENIOR PORTRAITS RECEIVED FOR YEARBOOK

Click here for an updated list of Senior Portraits received for the yearbook as of January 18, 2018.


STAFF



Round of Applause!

Staff recognized for “Going Above and Beyond!” Staff members submitted names to be entered into the monthly faculty meeting drawing. The names of the staff members submitted for this month are listed here.

Staff Extra Mile Award

Parents, students or school employees may nominate a Millard South staff member for this award. Those nominated must go above and beyond what would be expected. Nominations can be submitted by clicking on the link below and is also on the Millard South website. Please tell why this person deserves this award. Give examples of how the individual goes above and beyond his or her normal duties. Awards are presented at the end of the school year.

Click here to vote