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Homework tips...for parents!

How to Hate (Your Teen’s) Homework Less By  Kristin Ageton  in  Parents  on  November 16, 2017 Do you dread asking your teen about their homework every evening? Do you find it turning into a shouting match or sulk session? How can you get a handle on this area of contention with your family? Here are some ideas to make homework less hated in your house. Remove distractions . Is it typical for your child to be doing homework at the kitchen table while a TV is on, siblings are . . .

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2018 Maywood/Hayes Center Junior High Basketball Tournament

The Wauneta-Palisade junior high basketball teams will be competing at the Maywood/Hayes Center Tournament on Saturday, February 3, 2018. Boys play in the south gym, and girls play in the north gym.  A schedule for the day follows: Girls (North Gym) 9:00 CT: Game 1: Maywood-Hayes Center vs St. Patrick 10:15 CT: Game 2: Wallace vs Wauneta-Palisade 11:30 CT: Game 3: Consolation 12:45 CT: Game 4: Championship Game Boys (South Gym) 9:00 CT: Game 1: Maywood-Hayes Center vs . . .

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Variety of Spring Classes Offered Through MCC

McCook Community College is offering an awesome variety of non-credit courses in January, February and March of 2018--and many of them are free! Check out the attached course booklet to see what options are available for you. Please register at  mpcc.edu/bce  or call  308-345-8122  to register by phone. MCC Spring 2018 Non-Credit Courses

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New WP TeamMates Program Seeking Mentors

We are excited to inform you that Wauneta-Palisade is beginning the TeamMates Mentoring programing in January 2018. This program is designed to reach our students in grades 5th-7th and provide an awesome mentoring relationship with you. The values of the program are: 1. Commitment to Youth--we are committed to serving youth with compassion and respect 2. Safety--the safety and protection fo the mentee and mentor is first priority 3. Integrity and Trust--we are committed to integrity and trust in all relationships 4. . . .

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Eco-Adventure Opportunity in Cozumel Mexico this Summer

Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium is seeking adventurers for two international trips in 2018. Students are invited on an Eco-Adventure in Mexico, while educators are offered a WorldBiomes trip to Costa Rica. Registration for both trips is now open. Students will dive into a life-changing adventure in Cozumel, Mexico where they will leave to scuba dive on the second . . .

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Online Classess Available through NCK Tech this Spring

Affordable. Convenient. Online. North Central Kansas Technical College offers online classes as an easy, affordable way to get a head start on college classes while still in high school. The classes available this spring, as well as other information, can be found at this link:  https://www.ncktc.edu/online-classes/online-enrollment-registration/  Ask Mrs. Johanson for more information, or for help registering!

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Updated 2017-2018 Winter Sports Schedules

The Winter Sports Season is almost here! The Broncos kick off the basketball season with the NSAA Jamboree game versus Ogallala on Saturday, November 25, 2017 in Wauneta. Tip-off is at 5MT.  A change has been made to the December basketball schedule; WP will host Chase County instead of Cambridge on Tuesday, December 19 in a girls and boys matchup.  2017-2018 Winter Sports Schedule

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Simpson signs with MCC Volleyball

On Tuesday, November 7, 2017, Wauneta-Palisade senior Faith Simpson cemented her post-high school plans by signing to play volleyball for the McCook Community College Indians. Simpson was joined at her signing by her parents, James & Tammi Simpson, WP volleyball coach Terra Higgins, and MCC volleyball coach, Hayley Kobza. The McCook Gazette covered the story with this article. Congrats, Faith!

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WP Students Experience Great American Eclipse

On Monday August 21, the path of totality of the Great American Eclipse passed through Arthur, Nebraska, and the 7-12th graders of Wauneta-Palisade were there to experience it. 

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