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Educational Enrichment Activities begin Tuesday, March 24

Teachers and students will begin educational enrichment activities tomorrow, Tuesday, March 24th.   To facilitate this, we have created a Continuity of Learning Website which will communicate information to students and parents. . . .

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Jeff Steinbeck Named NSASSP Region V Principal of the Year!

  Mr. Jeff Steinbeck, Hershey High School Principal, has been named Nebraska State Association of Secondary School Principals Region V High School Principal of the Year for 2019-2020.  This award recognizes a secondary . . .

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Hershey Public Schools Census 2020

Hershey Public Schools Census 2020   Hershey Public Schools are taking a census of children living in the school district from birth though age 21. Any baby born though June 30th of the current year will be included for the . . .

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K-6 Chromebook Handout - March 24th

K-6 Chromebook Pick-up Plan   Please refer to the schedule listed below for picking up your child(ren)’s Chromebook computer device.     ATTENTION:  If you are sick, have any signs or . . .

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Resources on COVID-19

Nebraska Department of Education Nebraska Department of Education Resources  -COVID-19 Known School Closures in Nebraska due to COVID-19   Health Departments West Central Health Department - North . . .

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HPS is Now Closed Indefinitely - Letter to Parents and Patrons

March 27, 2020   Dear Parents and Patrons Hershey Public Schools has been collaborating with West Central Health District, Nebraska Department of Education, the Governor’s Office, ESU #16 and . . .

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Hershey Celebrates Veterans' Day

  Hershey Public Schools honored Veterans on Monday, November 11th, with a community celebration.  The American Legion Post #279 presented the colors and the audience joined the Hershey band in singing The Star Spangled . . .

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Hershey Public Schools Rolls Out an Online Tip Reporting System

On October 1 st Hershey Public Schools will begin using SafeSchools Alert as our online tip reporting system.  This system allows you to quickly and easily report information to school administrators and school counselors . . .

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Hershey Public Schools Receives a reVISION Grant for 2019-2020!

Hershey Public Schools has been awarded a Perkins reVISION Action Grant in the amount of $46,498 for the 2019-2020 school year. A group of Hershey teachers and administrators  collaborated, with the help of ESU personnel, . . .

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South Parking Lot Has Been Redesigned!

The South Parking Lot is being redesigned for better traffic flow and to make it easier to park. We are encouraging students to park in sections #2, #3 and #4. Visitors and staff may park in Section #2. Thank you!  

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2nd Facility Needs Study will be April 29 at 3:00 PM

Hershey Public Schools is embarking on a facility needs study to determine what our current and future needs are for the students and stakeholders of our district.  Part of this study will be input from a community facility committee. . . .

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Students Saddle Up for Partner Up Rodeo

Several students from Hershey participated in the many activities offered at the Partner Up Rodeo on Wednesday, September 20th.  Some of the events they enjoyed at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds included horseback riding, roping, . . .

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Retirement Reception Honoring Staff Members

Public is Invited to Attend

Hershey Education Association and Hershey Public Schools will be hosting a retirement reception for Bob Mark, Leona McConnell, Lori Evans and Merle Konken on Monday, May 22  from 3:00-6:00 PM.  Cake and refreshments will be . . .

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Celebrating State Accountability Tests - NeSA "Round Up"

2004 World Champion Dustin Elliott was in the house!

Hershey Public Schools celebrated the NeSA testing season by holding the 8th Academic Pep Rally, "NeSA Round Up".  Dustin Elliott, 2004 World Champion Bull Rider, spoke to the students about the importance of setting SMART . . .

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St. Pats to Host a Chili/Soup Challenge February 9th

Come watch rivalry basketball and enjoy the North Platte St. Pats Chili/Soup Challenge TONIGHT, February 9th.  Hope to see you there!  

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The 2nd Annual Hershey Panther Soup Challenge!

On Saturday, December 10th, the Hershey Public Schools Educational Foundation is going to be sponsoring the 2nd Annual Panther Soup Challenge during the Hershey/St. Pats basketball games.  This event will offer . . .

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Teammates Turns 25!

In the year 1991 Tom Osborne felt that his football program could make an impact on middle school students. Twenty- two football players started the process of mentoring and today we celebrate '25 YEARS' and 135 Chapters across the . . .

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Hershey TeamMates Scholarship Recipients Celebrate Husker Day

The Hershey TeamMates Chapter celebrated TeamMates Day in Lincoln with the Huskers on September 12 th .  Several scholarship recipients from the graduating class of 2015 were in attendance with their mentors and were able to be honored . . .

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New Food Service Program

The new school year brought a change in the cafeteria as Lunchtime Solutions began servicing the food program for K-12 breakfast and lunch as well as preschool and kindergarten snacks.  Breakfast is served daily in the dining areas . . .

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Hershey Public Schools Mobile App Now Available

Hershey Public Schools mobile App is now available through the App Store or Google Play.  Download for FREE and allow “Push Notifications” so you can be updated of changing events and other announcements.  Find . . .

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Best Selling Author, Jon Gordon, Speaks at Hershey

Best-selling author and speaker, Jon Gordon, spoke to staff, students, community members, and business leaders this past Thursday, October 29 th at Hershey Public Schools.  He shared his message of positive educating with the staff as . . .

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DeMoine Adams Speaks to Hershey Students

On Thursday, August 21 st , Hershey students had the opportunity to hear DaMoine Adams speak.  Mr. Adams, a TeamMates member and former Husker standout, offered up a challenge to students of “Respect” and . . .

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New School Hours for the 2014-2015 Year

The instructional day for Jr. High and High School will run from 8:15am-3:36pm on Monday-Thursday and 8:15am-2:39pm on Friday. To enhance student safety and ease traffic congestion, elementary students will be dismissed 6 minutes earlier . . .

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Honoring Our Veterans

Hershey School honored Veterans on Monday with a community celebration.  The Hershey band, under the direction of Mrs. Lori Evans, welcomed students, staff, and patrons of the community with a rendition of the Armed Forces on Parade . . . .

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Volunteer Flood Preparation Slideshow

This video is a slideshow of the wonderful volunteer effort that took place September 17th through September 22 as a result of the South Platte River flood threat.  Many staff took pictures of this event and we felt that everyone would . . .

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Hershey TeamMates Chapter hosts newly inducted Hall of Famer, Tommie Frazier!

Superintendent Davis welcomed community and students, Monday, August 19th, to the presentation given by Hall of Famer, Tommie Frazier. Frazier, considered one of the greatest college, option quarterbacks in NCAA Division 1-A history, . . .

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Hershey Students Participate in Annual Food Drive

Student Council organizes event

Annual Food Drive   The Hershey Public School’s Student Council held its annual food drive. The drive went from December 1st through the 21st. Items that were greatly needed; canned vegetables, canned beans, canned fruits, soups, . . .

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October 2012 Newsletter

The 2012-2013 school year is a month over and things are running very smoothly. Currently our enrollment is 528 students compared to 508 last year for grades K-12. We have twenty-five kids in our preschool program. I want to encourage . . .

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Welcome Back to School!

     Welcome to the 2012-2013 school year at Hershey Public School. I am anxious for the school year to begin. I am looking forward to a great year serving as the Superintendent of Hershey Public Schools. I want to . . .

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Want a Great Way to Track School Events?

....the Activities Calendar is the Answer

Check out the Activities Calendar on this site.  This easy-to-use tool: provides up-to-date school activities and events allows you to view and print a daily, weekly or monthly list of calendar events includes a . . .

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There are two signs at the west entrance of the school that read: NO LOADING OR UNLOADING OF STUDENTS BEFORE OR AFTER SCHOOL These signs were recommended by the school’s safety committee to avoid injury to students next . . .

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