Hey Seniors, New FAFSA Demo from EducationQuest just hit Youtube! (Watch something useful on your phones for once!) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jkmBxZYnxr8&list=PLau3fLIJ-tlYrHsGBxf7xnGQeosuL5-aJ These videos will walk you through filling out your FAFSA, step by step!
The Flyovers Nebraska City High School Auditorium Wednesday, November 30th @ 7:00pm Free Of Charge
New Scholarship Opportunity! Are you interested in an Associate Degree in Ag Technology? Would you like a guaranteed job with AKRS after you graduate? How about up to 100% of your tuition covered? Check out the AKRS Jump Start Scholarship here: https://www.akrs.com/careers/s/jump-start
NCHS Seniors, Here's a few ideas for activities to fill your long weekend... 1) Complete your FAFSA. (https://studentaid.gov/h/apply-for-aid/fafsa) 2) Complete your college applications. 3) Apply for scholarships (check your college's scholarship deadlines on their website, check the Nebraska City High School page for scholarship resources: https://nchs.nebcityps.org/o/nebraska-city-high-school/page/nc-scholarships-by-due-date, https://nchs.nebcityps.org/o/nebraska-city-high-school/page/regional-scholarships, complete ScholarshipQuest at educationquest.org) 4) Check the tasks in your Pioneer Passport! (Remember your passports are due April 1st and completion means your name goes into a drawing for a $1000 scholarship!) 5) Be safe and have fun (in that order)!
Congratulations Nebraska City High School Honor Roll Students!
The NCHS Expressions choir had a great day at the Peru State College Contemporary Choral Festival and recieved a superior rating!
Dear juniors, seniors and super ambitious freshmen and sophomores who love tests, Are you planning to take the December 10th ACT? If so, today is the last day to sign up without paying a late fee. Register here: https://my.act.org/account/signin?location=https://my.act.org See Mrs. Vodicka with questions. THIS IS NOT REQUIRED, JUST ENCOURAGED!
The Susan T. Buffett Scholarship is open! (THIS IS A BIG ONE!!!) Check out this link to see if you are eligible: https://buffettscholarships.org/eligibility-selection Not sure if you meet the financial need requirement? Use this College Funding Estimator: https://www.educationquest.org/resources/college-funding-estimator/ Apply here (By February 1st before 5:00 p.m.): https://buffettscholarships.org/ Questions??? Contact Mrs. Vodicka!
Great job NCHS Vocal Department! Fantastic Fall Concert! #PiONEerFamily
The Nebraska City Pioneer Band was invited to, and had the privilege of playing for the grand reopening of Walmart! Congrats to Walmart and great job Pioneers!
Nebraska City High School is proud to have 5 students selected to the 2022 Nebraska All-State music groups! Kiera Rakowski and Timmy Stanek will be in the All-State Band and Drew Hower, Dallas Mueller-Pry, and Alexa Turner will be in the All-State Choir. Congratulations!
NCHS Juniors & Seniors, Let's visit Nebraska Wesleyan University!!! We have group visits schedule for November 3rd and November 16th. Pick the date you would like to attend. YAY FIELD TRIP! (This is not required, but you might learn something!) Check out Nebraska Wesleyan University here: https://www.nebrwesleyan.edu/ You will have an opportunity to tour the campus, hear from a student panel, learn about admissions and eat lunch (FOR FREE) in the college cafeteria (I'm pretty sure they have ice cream!). It should be fun!!! Sign-up here: https://forms.gle/Yt5A4C9sy2LYxuR17 Contact Mrs. Vodicka with questions!
Seniors, A representative from UNL will be here at lunch today. Stop by their table! This is an opportunity to get a stamp on your passport! (Also, if you still do not have your Pioneer Passport, see Mrs. Vodicka this week!) Remember that completing your passports puts you in a drawing for a scholarship!
Grace McNeely starts her State tournament with a big drive down the middle! Let’s go!
Isabelle Johnson starts her State Tournament with a bomb right down the middle!
Seniors, Is your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) completed? It is open now! Why is this important? The FAFSA is what colleges use to determine how much financial aid they can award you. The goal is to have your FAFSA completed by November 22nd! FAFSA Tools Available Here: https://www.educationquest.org/resources/fafsa-tools/ Call Education Quest for a FREE & easy FAFSA appointment! (They will actually do your FAFSA for you!) 402-475-5222
Seniors! Great news! NU FEE WAIVER EXTENDED TO OCTOBER 31st! Apply to UNL, UNO, UNK or NCTA by October 31st and use the code NUforNE to apply for free!!! Details here: https://nebraska.edu/news-and-events/news/2022/09/university-of-nebraska-undergraduate-application-fee-waiver-extended-to-oct-31
Seniors, Tomorrow is the last day to apply to University of Nebraska campuses for free! Use the code NUforNE to waive the application fee! Details here: https://nebraska.edu/news-and-events/news/2022/09/university-of-nebraska-campuses-to-waive-undergraduate-application-fee
The NCHS Cross Country team has had a great first few meets - Look at everyone who has received a medal so far! At yesterday's home meet, each one of our runners ran a personal best time. Thanks to everyone who came out to show support. It was a great day to be a Pioneer!
If you are planning to register for the October 22nd ACT, the deadline is tomorrow! Register here: https://my.act.org/account/signin?location=https://my.act.org