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KHS Bioblitz 2017

 

 

On Saturday, April 22, in conjunction with Earth Day, the Kearney High School Science department will be hosting a Bioblitz.  We are inviting the Kearney community to interact with our student Wetlands Ambassadors, local science educators, master naturalists, and professional biologists.  Participants will help identify as many organisms on our south property as possible.  Bring your children (5 and older), parents, friends and family.  Spend all, or part, of the morning exploring and learning about organisms that inhabit our environment as well as to view the future site of the Kearney Outdoor Learning Area and Wetlands.  There is no cost, registration or equipment required.

 

What:  Kearney High School Bioblitz 2017

 When:  7:00am until 12:00noon.  

Where:  Kearney High School 2702 W 11th Street, Kearney, NE

Check in at the Scott D. Morris Institute

 Who:  Everyone! Young and young at Heart.

 

 

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PAWS picks up STEAM

PAWS - Personal Achievement Workshops - is the Kearney Public Schools summer enrichment program.  This year, PAWS has picked up STEAM...Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math.  Our workshops will encorporate one or more of these exciting subjects. Workshops like Chopped, Escape the Box, Science Club, Coding, and Jurassic Journey make PAWS the most fun the kids will ever have learning.  See the brochure link below for a full list of our brain-stimulating workshops.  Registration is now open.  Register early as class size is limited.  You can turn your registration in to your school secretary or mail it to:  PAWS  310 West 24th Street   Kearney Nebraska  68845.   If you have questions, please call 308-698-8028.   Follow the PAWS page for workshops that are closed.

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PAWS picks up STEAM

PAWS - Personal Achievement Workshops - is the Kearney Public Schools summer enrichment program.  This year, PAWS has picked up STEAM...Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math.  Our workshops will encorporate one or more of these exciting subjects. Workshops like Chopped, Escape the Box, Science Club, Coding, and Jurassic Journey make PAWS the most fun the kids will ever have learning.  See the brochure link below for a full list of our brain-stimulating workshops.  Registration is now open.  Register early as class size is limited.  You can turn your registration in to your school secretary or mail it to:  PAWS  310 West 24th Street   Kearney Nebraska  68845.   If you have questions, please call 308-698-8028.   Follow the PAWS page for workshops that are closed.

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REGISTRATION LINK for PRINTING

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Kearney High School Presents

 Footloose - the Musical
April 27, 28, 29, 30
KHS Concert Hall & Theater
Click here for tickets

 

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You are invited...

A CELEBRATION OF EXCELLENCE

Honoring Kearney Public Schools Educators,
Support Staff, Alumni & Retirees

Thursday, April 27, 2017
4:30 Hors d'oeuvres Reception   5:15  Program

Kearney Holiday Inn - Loper Room
Tickets $20 Per person
www.kpsfoundation.gives

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Register Now for Kindergarten 17-18

Register now for the 2017-2018 Kindergarten class!  We know that your child is unique in personality and in learning style.  Therefore, we offer a variety of learning opportunities in our kindergarten program.  You can be confident that your child will be well prepared to succeed in school and in life.  Our kindergarten teachers have a passion and talent for teaching young children.   They will ignite a love of learning within your child and inspire exciting ways to discover, create, learn and play.   We are excited to be an integral part of your child's educational future and we welcome your family to ours.

Register online or in person at 310 W 24th Street

Required Forms include:

  • Certified Birth Certificate - Child must be 5 years of age on or before July 31st of the year they enter Kindergarten
  • Proof of Residency - The includes a current utility bill, purchase agreement or lease agreement
  • KPS Registration & FERPA Forms
  • Immunization Records
  • Kindergarten Physical - Must be completed with 6 months of the 1st day of school

If you have enrollment questions,  please contact the Enrollment Office at 308-698-8029.

 

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What is a K+ Partner in Education?

K+ is a partnership program where businesses and schools work together to prepare students for the future. Our K+ Program is flexible by design to match the needs and interests of the business with those of the school.

Junior Achievement, an elementary banking program and internships are a few examples of ways local businesses partner with Kearney Public Schools. Businesses may select a specific school or educational program to adopt.

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