MILLARD SOUTH HIGH SCHOOL




THE PATRIOT PRESS



January 2018

Mrs. Heidi Weaver, Principal

Mr. Kip Colony, 9th Grade

Mrs. Michaela Wragge, Dean of Students and 10 Grade

Mrs. Michelle Klug, 11th Grade

Mr. Andy Pinkall, 12th Grade

Mr. Brad Millard, Registrar

Mr. Steve Throne, Athletic Director


Board of Education

Mr. Dave Anderson

Mr. Mike Kennedy

Ms. Amanda McGill Johnson

Mr. Mike Pate

Mrs. Linda Poole

Mr. Pat Ricketts

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

January 5: New Teacher Induction

January 8: 2nd Semester Begins – PRIDE Time first

January 15: MLK Day – No school Staff Development Day

January 18: College & Career Fair from 7:45-10:30am

January 24:

  • 10th Gr AWA at 8:00am
  • 11th Grade Last Names A-K ACT Prep and College Planning at 8:00am
  • 12th Gr Senior Meeting/Senior Photo at 9:00am
  • School starts for all students at 10:00am

January 25:

  • 10th Gr AWA at 8:00am
  • 11th Grade Last Names L-Z ACT Prep and College Planning at 8:00am
  • School starts for all students at 10:00am

January 30: Progress Grades Due

January 30: Advanced Placement Information Night 6:30pm

January 30-February 2: Extended PRIDE Time All Week for Registration

STUDENTS

Patriot Pride Student Drawing

Winners for January 2018

*Rose Butler

*Kayleigh Casey

#Alexa Edmundson

#Wyatt Geary

*Benjamin Havens

#Kali Herbolsheimer

*Yawa Houndegla

*Connor Hoy

*Hannah Hughes

*Paige Kalbach

*Abigail Langseth

#Jack Lawrence

#Madison Lovings

#Abigail MacIntosh

#Paris Reeves

#Alexis Regnier

*Gabriel Saighman

#Cody Shepard

#Melany Smith

*Rachel Zook

*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

ACTIVITIES

Millard South Cheer and Dance Clinic.

Click on the flyer.

January 27, 2018

9:30-11:00 AM

$25.00

Millard South High School

Enjoy a night of hockey and help raise money for Millard South Post Prom! The Lancers will kickback up to $4 of each ticket sold!

• Game Date: Sunday, January 28th

• Opponent: Tri-City Storm

• Location: Ralston Arena (7300 Q Street)

• Doors Open @ 4pm | Puck Drop @ 5:05pm

• FREE Parking at Ralston Arena

Want to avoid traffic? Use the Free Shuttle Service from Horseman's Park (6303 Q Street)

Deadline to Order: Saturday, January 27th @ 7pm

Click here to order: bit.ly/millardsouth

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.



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

Curriculum Materials Community Review Opportunity

Who: All MPS community members are invited

What: Open House to review the proposed curriculum materials for

PK-12 Language Arts

And

9-12 Family Consumer Science

When: January 18th from 6:30PM-8:00PM

Or

January 23rd from 6:30-8:00PM

Where: Ron Witt Support Service Center

Entrance A

13717 Industrial Rd.

Omaha, NE 68137

Millard Public Schools

Job Fair for Classified Staff

(Paraprofessionals, Food Service, Custodial and Maintenance)

Thursday, January 25, 2018

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Don Stroh Administration Center

5606 S. 147th Street