Omaha North High Magnet School

March 26th, 2018 Newsletter

The mission of Omaha North High Magnet School is to

prepare all students for success in life-long studies and careers.

Michele Ricard Memorial Garden

Omaha North High Magnet School was selected as a finalist for the Green Schools Program. You can help us get full funding for the Michele Ricard Memorial Garden by donating Recyclebank points to our project. Check it out!


THIS PROJECT HAS BEEN FULLY FUNDED! THANKS FOR YOUR SUPPORT!

Viking TV

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a1kFljtrR9E&feature=youtu.be

ACT Testing for ALL Juniors!

SAVE THE DATE! APRIL 3RD!


Juniors Only!

Free ACT Test Prep @ actonlineprep.org

username: student email

password: student number


Please contact Melinda Bailey with questions.

Summer 2018 Highlander Code Camp

A SUMMER-LONG CAMP FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS TO LEARN HOW TO BUILD WEBSITES WHILE HAVING FUN. STUDENTS CAN EARN $$$ BY ATTENDING!


APPLICATION CLOSES APRIL 27!

Interested in joining Student Council?

Fill out an application for the 2018-19 school year! There are printed copies available in the main office, and outside of: 163, 50D, and 343, or you can download it here: StuCo App


Applications due Friday, May 18th.


If you have any questions please email: emily.suhr@ops.org or sarah.al-shdifat@ops.org

Interested in Cheerleading?

Mandatory Tryout Clinics:

  • March 29th
  • March 30th
  • April 2nd
  • April 3rd

Actual Tryouts:

  • April 4th
  • April 5th

Laptop Insurance Program

If you did not initially enroll in the laptop “insurance program” and would now like to do so, you will need to return the laptop to the Computer Center to verify that it is in good condition. Once verified, the treasurer can process the $20.00 payment for the protection plan.

Omaha North High School Annual Golf Tournament

Sunday, June 3rd, 2pm

210 Locust Street

Carter Lake, IA

The North High Golf Tournament is a friend raiser and a fundraiser whose proceeds benefit North High girls basketball, boys and girls track, cross country, baseball, wrestling and volleyball, as well as the Foundation.


Single Golfer $70

Foursome - $280


To register your team, call Shawn Cox at (402)203-9060 or email Shawn.Cox@aos5.com.

Join us for this great opportunity to get together with alumni, faculty, former faculty and friends while supporting North High students and the Foundation.


GO VIKINGS!


Any questions please contact: David O'Neil 402-616-3359

Join the Movement!

Meet new people and explore the Bible at the same time!

Have Fun, Food & Chill


New North High Club!


  • Faith Based
  • Building Character
  • Developing Leadership Qualities.


Meets Tuesdays at 5:30 PM in the Viking Center!


Contact Mrs. Hackett with questions.

Apply Now for 2018 Young Nebraska Scientists Camps!

Applications are open for YNS High School Science Camps throughout the state in 2018!



  • CyberCamp, June 6-9 at the University of Nebraska at Kearney
  • Life Underground: the Unseen Power of Microbes, June 17-20 at UNL
  • Biodiversity Field Science, June 24-30 at UNL Cedar Point Biological Station (Lake McConaughy)


For the past 10 years, each summer more than 100 youths attend YNS camps, which include hands-on science experiences and recreation opportunities at college campuses throughout Nebraska. Need-based scholarships are available. Applications close April 15 for YNS camps. For more information see https://yns.nebraska.edu/.

Community Counseling Program Aids Students

Methodist Hospital Community Counseling Program provides mental health services to students. Confidential counseling is provided by an experienced, licensed, master’s-level mental health practitioner in office space provided by Omaha North High Magnet School. Acceptable forms of payment include Medicaid, private insurance or self-pay. Foundation and payment plans are available. No one will be denied services due to inability to pay.


The Methodist Hospital Community Counselor at Omaha North High Magnet School is Roxanne Wayne. Roxanne has been working with youth and families in the mental health field, for over 15 years. She works with youth and adults in many areas such as anxiety, depression, developing healthy coping skills, resolving family issues, grief and loss, anger and stress management.


If you have any questions, or would like more information about the Community Counseling Program, please call Roxanne at (402) 557-3482.


Roxanne Wayne MS, LIMHP

Licensed Independent Mental Health Practitioner

Omaha North High Magnet School

If you have information you would like to share in the Omaha North High Magnet School Newsletter, please contact John Vinchattle. john.vinchattle@ops.org


Omaha Public Schools does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy), marital status, sexual orientation, disability, age, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation or economic status in its programs, activities and employment and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following individual has been designated to accept allegations regarding non-discrimination policies: Superintendent of Schools, 3215 Cuming Street, Omaha, NE 68131 (402-557-2001). The following persons have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies: Director for the Office of Equity and Diversity, 3215 Cuming St, Omaha, NE 68131 (402-557-2790).