Calendar Week of May 1 - May 7, 2016View Month
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On May 2, Wauneta-Palisade will host their annual Junior High Track Meet at the new Hitchcock County Track in Trenton. The bus leaves the school in Wauneta at 7:30MT, and will pick up athletes in Palisade. Cheylin, Hayes Center, Hitchcock County, McCook St. Pat's and Wauneta-Palisade will all participate in the meet. Field events start at 9:30MT, and track events will start at 12MT. All running events will be finals, and all field events will be four attempts, no finals. An UPDATED schedule of events can be found . . .
The WP High School Track team will compete at the RPAC Track and Field Meet in Arapahoe. Due to the weather, the meet has been rescheduled for Tuesday, May 3. The meet will have two sessions of field events, the first starting at 9MT, followed by the first session of running events at 11MT. The second session of field events starts at 1MT, and the final session of running events is slated to start at 3MT. A schedule of events for the day is available here .
Wauneta-Palisade Public Schools is hosting Kindergarten Round Up on Wednesday, May 4th, 2016. Kindergarten Round UP will be held at the Palisade Attendance Center, and will start at 8:30MT/9:30CT. Please call 308-285-3219 for an enrollment package or for more information.
Dundy County-Stratton High School is hosting its 2016 Twlight Track Meet on Friday, May 6, and the WP track team will attend and compete. The meet starts at 12:30MT with the first session of field events. A complete schedule of events for the meet can be accessed here.
The National Football Foundation and the Center for Brain Health at the University of Texas at Dallas teamed up to create this interesting resource for parents of football players. Read the article and watch the video at this link: http://www.afca.com/article/article.php?id=FutureofFootball .
The Wauneta-Palisade FFA Grow Our Greenhouse Fund stands at $3150 from contributions, as of our annual banquet on April 21. Thank you very much! We are now only $1850 short of our goal of $5000. Once we reach that $5000 goal, we have an additional plege of $2500. At that time, we can order the greenhouse!
The Wauneta-Palisade Class of 2018 is hosting a Light the Night run at Palisade Pioneer Days. The run will be on June 10 at Krotter Park in Palisade. Registration starts at 8CT, and the races will begin at 8:30CT. Because our races will be in the dark, we will be providing glow sticks to all participants! Please register by May 25 to ensure yourself a shirt. You can also register by contacting Betsy Johanson, or at the Credit Union in Palisade. Registrations will be taken up until race time, but you will not . . .
The NeSA testing schedule for WP 7-11th grades as been created. All testing will take place during periods 2-4 on the specified days below. 11th grade Testing will occur in the computer lab on the 2nd floor on April 13th, 19th and 28th. The proctor will be Mrs. Johanson and her regular classes will report to Mrs. Janicek and Mrs. Farr during periods 2 and 3 respectively. 8th grade testing will take place using the laptops and will be proctored by Mrs. McAlevy in her classroom on April 14th, 20th and 26th. 7th . . .
The 2016 Junior High RPAC track meet is set for Monday, May 9, 2016 at the track in Benkelman. Field events start at 9MT, and prelims for running events will start at 11:30MT. Finals for running events will start after a 30 minute break after the last prelims are finished. A schedule of events for the day is available here .
Forecast for Rest Of TodaySunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
Forecast for TonightMostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Then chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Forecast for TuesdaySunny. Highs in the upper 60s. North winds 10 to 15 mph.