Raymond Central Public Schools

May 2022

From the Desk of the Superintendent...

Dear Parents/Guardians,


We have less than two weeks left in the school year. We are grateful to all of you for trusting us with your children. We have enjoyed the opportunity to help them grow as learners and as young men and women. We appreciate all that you have done as parents/guardians to send us kids that are ready to learn and engage on a daily basis and we have appreciated your support of our schools and our staff as we near the end of this year’s journey. The next couple of weeks can be hectic so stay tuned to the weekly notices, daily announcements, and messages that are coming your way from the building principals and/or the teachers.


New Teachers/Profile of Senior’s – Follow Raymond Central on twitter and Facebook to meet the new teachers and to see the profiles of our graduating seniors.

Twitter: @RC_Mustangs

Facebook: RaymondCentralHS


Weather Alert Radio’s – The Lincoln-Lancaster County Emergency Management has provided us with 10 weather alert radios that we are to distribute to residents-in-need in our school area. These radios were made available by the Lincoln Community Foundation’s Volunteer Field of Interest-Emergency Preparedness Grant. If you are in need of such a device, please call my office at (402) 785-2615 or email me at lynn.johnson@rcentral.org to get on a recipient list.


School Breakfast and Lunch – We have been informed that lunches and breakfasts will NOT be free during the 2022-23 school year through the USDA’s SSO program. We urge all parents/guardians to complete the free and reduced application form as there are additional benefits to both the family and our district based on those qualifying applicants. The forms and explanatory letter can be accessed through our district website: www.rcentral.org under the PARENT tab.


BVH Architects – The board of education obtained the services of BVH architects to help them analyze our facility and educational needs into the future. The team will present a schedule and timeline to the board of education for this process at the regular May meeting. They are currently getting input from the staff in all three buildings. They have asked staff to identify the positive aspects of our facilities and the challenges of our facilities relative to meeting the needs of our learners and our extra-curricular program needs. The architects plan to engage our external stakeholders in August when school starts up again.

LAST STUDENT DAY--MAY 13th

11:45 a.m. dismissal for Ceresco/Valparaiso


Noon dismissal for JR/SR High School


No breakfast or lunch served on this day at any building.

RC FBLA at State Leadership Convention

FBLA 2022 Awards Update

2021 National Leadership Conference

Sarah Lange – ML Career Exploration – 9th Place


2021 Husker Business Competition

Wyatt Ramsey – Business Communications – 4th Place

Sarah Lange - Introduction to Business – 4th Place

Rosalie Tvrdy - Introduction to FBLA – 2nd Place

Sarah Lange - Introduction to FBLA 4th Place


2022 Midland University Business Contest

Rosalie Tvrdy - Introduction to FBLA – 1st Place

Sarah Lange - Introduction to Business Concepts – 1st Place

Sarah Lange - Organizational Leadership – 2nd Place

Bailey Skeahan - Introduction to FBLA – 3rd Place

Josie Lahm - Business Communication – 3rd Place

Ashton Anderson - Introduction to Information Technology – 3rd Place

Asher Lahm - Business Calculations – 4th Place


2022 State Leadership Conference

Bailey Skeahan - Who’s Who Award

Rosalie Tvrdy - Local Chapter Annual Business Report - 3rd place

Asher Lahm - Business Calculations - 7th place

Asher Lahm - Computer Problem Solving - 3rd place

Asher Lahm - Cybersecurity - 1st Place

Rosalie Tvrdy - Introduction to Business - Honorable Mention

Sarah Lange - Introduction to Business Procedures - 2nd Place

Rosalie Tvrdy - Introduction to FBLA - 3rd Place

Mae Masek - Introduction to Business Procedure - Honorable Mention

Mae Masek - Introduction to Information Technology - Honorable Mention

Sarah Lange - Introduction to Parliamentary Procedure - 1st Place

Sarah Lange - Organizational Leadership - Honorable Mention

Sarah Lange - Political Science - Honorable Mention

Rosalie Tvrdy - Intro to Public Speaking - 3rd Place

Asher Lahm - Management Information Systems - 8th Place

SevenUp Award Ribbon Award

Feed Nebraska Ribbon Award

iGive Ribbon Award

Connect2Business Ribbon Award


Who’s Who in FBLA –

Bailey Skeahan

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Concert Time!!

Elementary 3rd-5th Grade Concert is on May 9th at 6:30, High School Concert is on May 2nd at 6:30!
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Spanish Club helping with the Backpack Program!

Members of Spanish Club helping with the backpacks. They are Kaden Parde, Rachel Bos, and Leslie Bos.

FFA Updates

Central FFA had a successful 94th State FFA Convention! See full list of results below (attached to be included)

Congratulations to the 2022-2023 Central FFA officer team (image attached)

President: Aleyna Cutters

Vice President: Rachel Bos

Secretary: Hailee Nelson

Treasurer: Erika Donahue

Sentinel: Burke Settles

Reporter: Leslie Bos

Parliamentarian: Braelyn Christensen

Historian: Addison Grant


Stay up to date with all the happenings of the Central FFA Chapter this Summer by following us on Instagram, and Facebook and by signing up for the Remind. All notifications and reminders for Summer activities will be sent out via these platforms. (image attached with instructions)


A huge thank-you to all the community members and alumni members that supported the Central FFA Chapter this school year. We are extremely grateful for the ongoing support of our community and would not be able to do it without you!

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Girls Basketball 2021-2022 Post Season Honors

Hannah Kile - NCPA Academic All-State


Rachel Potter - All-State Honorable Mention

  • NCC All-Conference 2nd Team

  • All-Area 3rd Team

  • NCPA Academic All-State


Madelyn Lubischer - All-State Honorable Mention

  • NCC All-Conference Honorable Mention

  • All-Area Honorable Mention

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Boys Basketball 2021-2022 Post Season Honors

Josh Masek

  • Academic All-Conference


Eli White

  • All-Conference Honorable Mention


Andrew Otto

  • All-Conference Honorable Mention/2nd Team Vote

  • Omaha World Herald Honorable Mention

  • Lincoln Journal Star Honorable Mention


Isaak Fredrickson

  • All-Conference Honorable Mention/2nd Team Vote

  • Omaha World Herald Honorable Mention

  • Lincoln Journal Star Honorable Mention

  • Academic All-Conference

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Looking for info on Sports Summer Camps? Scroll below!

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SCIP Nebraska Link--Click Here!

SCIP provides prevention, education, and early intervention services.

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Don't Forget to Order Your Yearbook!! Last Date is May 6th!!

This year the Journalism Team is taking on a challenge like we've never done before. This year will be the Inaugural year of having a yearbook that includes EVERYONE in the district! What does that mean?? Well, we decided to include both elementary schools, the preschool, the junior high, and the highschool in ONE book! If you have students in more than one building, you can buy one book and have everyone's photo included! (Elementary yearbooks will still be available for families with only elementary students! Please contact Elementary staff if you would only like an elementary yearbook!)


Soooo...Don't delay!! Order your Yearbook TODAY!!!


Yearbook Order Forms for the 2021-2022 Yearbook are available in the office or in Mrs. E's room. There will be NO extra books ordered, so please make sure you get yours ordered now!



Pricing is as follows:


$60 per yearbook from January 1, 2022 to May 6, 2022



Senior/Business Ad space is also available! Please email:

rcentraljournalism@gmail.com for more information or with any questions!


SENIOR PARENTS--If you have not already done so, please email a senior photo and a baby photo of your graduating senior to: rcentraljournalism@gmail.com

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Interested in summer construction work? (Must be 18 or older) Helper/apprentice positions are available at Shanahan Electric! Click on this link for more information.

FBLA Members...Check out the Banquet Information!

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Students! Are you interested in FBLA?? Come join us at the New Member Picnic!

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