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Centura Send-Off for Two State NSAA Speech Qualifiers

Centura is sending two state qualifiers to the NSAA sponsored state speech competition on Thursday, March 22, 2018.  The following are details of the events for Grace McDonald, qualifying in two events and Heather Hewitt, qualifying in one event.

Grace: Round 1
Entertainment 8am, Section C Room Union Sandhills
Humorous 8am, Section B, Room Fine Arts Recital
Grace: Round 2
Entertainment 10:30am, Section B, Copeland 231
Humorous 10:30am, Section A, Room Bruner 177
Heather: Round 1
Serious 8am, Section A, Room Bruner 177
Heather: Round 2
Serious 10:30am, Section B, Room Otto Olsen 136

Finals posted in the UNK Health and Sports Center
Awards in the Heath and Sports Center

Best of Luck to the Centura State Qualifiers, Grace and Heather,  and Coaches Kris Simon and Ted Evans.

Centura Students Participate in Regional Science Olympiad and Brings Home Hardware

On Tuesday, March 20, Centura sent two teams to the ESU 10 Regional Science Olympiad at UNK. Students competed in two divisions: B (grades 7-9) and C (Grades 10-12). There were over 500 students from at least 20 schools attending this event. Centura students and events and results are: Division B: Fast Facts: Rhegan Jensen […] Continue reading →

Centura Band Students Participate in LouPlatte Conference Band Clinic

Logan Gregory, Centura Band Instructor reported that Centura took nine  students participate in the LouPlatte Band Clinic. There were roughly 100 students involved from all around the conference. The band participants learned five pieces of music, and there were no awards given out. The kids had a blast, made memories, and met new people. Continue reading →

Centura Students Participate in LouPlatte Conference Art Show for a Third Place Finish

At the LouPlatte Conference Art Show, seven different Centura students earned 80 points. St. Paul was first with 119 points followed by Wood River with 93 points. Centura students who attended the art workshops at the Jackson Dinsdale Art Center were Jayden Schuneman and Grace McDonald. They were able to participate in glass blowing, cyanotype […] Continue reading →