Omaha North High Magnet School
May 7th, 2018 Newsletter
The mission of Omaha North High Magnet School is to
prepare all students for success in life-long studies and careers.
Important Dates for Seniors!
5/10 & 5/11 - Senior Finals
5/16 @ 9:00 AM- Cap & Gown Pick-up/ERIC Awards
5/23 @ 9:00 AM - Graduation Rehearsal at Baxter Arena
Class of 2018 Graduation
Wednesday, May 23rd, 7pm
Baxter Arena, Omaha, NE, USA
5/23 GRADUATION REHEARSAL
Graduation rehearsal will take place at Baxter Arena at 9:00 AM.
RSVPs are enabled for this event.
1064A Nebraska Nerd Herd wins the Community Award at the 2018 VEX Robotics World Championships
Pictured Above: Joseph Perez-Menjivar, Noah Landis, Mathew Nevarez, Kenya Lewis
Team 1064A won the Community Award at the 2018 VEX Robotics World Championships presented on Saturday, April 28th. The students earned the opportunity to compete at this year's World Championships through their Skills Challenge scores at the 2018 Heartland Regional Competition in February. The Community Award is presented to a team that stands out for making a difference in their community. This team demonstrates strong community building skills and has made many contributions to help support students and teams beyond their own school. This team made a concerted effort to raise support in their community for technology education programs.
Creighton University, Haddix STEM Corridor Participants Announced
Pictured Above: Jessica Szynskie, Eduardo Mendoza, Kenya Lewis, Gabby Push, Ali Griswold.
Students will conduct summer research work with accomplished STEM faculty at Creighton University.
April Students of the Month
Previous Students of the Month
Student Council Officers Sworn In
Historian: Kenya Lewis
Secretary: Parker Schwerdtfeger
Sgt at Arms: Sydney Hamilton
Fundraising: Gabby Push & Sage Kehr (co-chair)
Homecoming: McKenna Revis & Denaya Lewis (co-chair)
Public Relations: Taylor Sieborg & Noah Landis (co-chair)
Vice President: Dominick Bartels
President: Jessie Szynskie
BioMedical Science Students Visit UNMC
Viking TV April 27th Episode
Viking TV May 3rd Episode
AP Exams are Approaching Quickly!
National Art Honors Society Induction
Thursday, May 17th, 6pm
2200 Dodge Street
He is one of three in house illustrators still working for papers today. We are humbled and honored to have him.
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.
Omaha North High Magnet School Summer STEM Camps
VEX Robotics CampsEntering Grades 6th, 7th, or 8th: June 4-8, 2018 8:10-11:10 AM - $85
Entering Grades 4th, 5th or 6th: June 11-15, 2018 8:10-11:10 AM - $85
STEM Explorer's Camp
Entering Grades 7th, or 8th: June 18-22, 2018 8:10-11:10 AM - $85
Omaha North High School Annual Golf Tournament
Sunday, June 3rd, 2pm
210 Locust Street
Carter Lake, IA
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.
Any questions please contact: David O'Neil 402-616-3359
Laptop Insurance Program
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 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).