Grace McDonald won both the humorous and entertainment events at Conference Speech held on Wednesday, February 15th! Congratulations, Grace! Other students who placed at conference were Kaleb Schuster (5th in Extemporaneous) and Nate Ruhl (5th in Humorous). The Centura Speech team placed 5th overall. Congratulations to all!
On Tuesday, February 14th, four Centura students represented Centura Public Schools at the Hall County Spelling Bee held in Wood River. They are from left to right: Ben Holcomb (5th grade); Ryan Schweitzer (6th grade); Riley Nielsen (7th grade); Natalie Burdett (8th grade). All the students did well in the written rounds of the Spelling Bee but only Natalie advanced to the oral spelling round. She was named the Hall County Spelling Bee Runner-up! Congratulations, Natalie!
This is School Counselors week…When you have a moment, feel free to drop a note of appreciation to your favorite Centura counselor! Her email is firstname.lastname@example.org
Teachers and staff will be wearing ‘I Love Public Schools’ shirts Wednesday, January 25 as a way to show their pride in working in a public school system. If you would like to share positive ideas/thoughts about your experience in a public school system, you can use the following hashtag on Twitter…#ILovePublicSchools
Kim Steffen has been nominated as Centura's Fun, Firm, Fair and Faithful staff member of the
week for being a tremendous help with the school website and google docs as well as being
as a valued member of the Technology Committee...Thanks for all of your hard work, Ms. Steffen!
Kenley Reimers was nominated as the Fun, Firm and Faithful Staff member of the week for always being willing to help me with anything that needs to get done! Thanks, Kenley!
Orders are due January 17 for Centura Fan apparel can be submitted to Kim Wooden, Kim Wells, Sandra Krolikowski, or Leigh Myers.
Rodney Gericke was nominated as the Fun, Firm and Faithful Staff member of the week because of all the great things he has been getting done around the Centura building and grounds! Thanks, Rodney!
Coach Dan Carlson has been nominated as Centura’s fun, fair, firm and faithful staff member of the week. In the classroom he continually stretches himself to reach each student. An example of this is his use of technology, specifically the Schoology program. As a coach, he encourages each athlete to get better. One student commented that Live Wrestling is difficult, but he knows coach continues to use this drill in practice to make him a stronger wrestler. Mr. Carlson promotes a positive learning environment in and out of the classroom at Centura.
The Annual Sophomore Soup Supper is being held during the home basketball games this Saturday from 4:30 to 8:00 (or we run out of soup). Centura Sophomores are serving chicken noodle soup, chili and a homemade dessert for only $5 (kids under 5 eat free). Come out, cheer on the basketball teams and have some yummy soup!