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October 2020 Newsletter

Virtual College Fairs

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To Attend:



Scroll down to Event Listing

Find Omaha Public Schools (near the bottom)

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Click the GREEN Register button and fill in your information
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NACAC Virtual College Fairs

Monday, Oct. 12 and
Sunday, Oct. 18

The next NACAC Virtual College Fairs are happening soon!

On each fair date, more than 600 colleges and universities will offer Zoom sessions and meetings. Students everywhere can log in, drop in, and ask questions.

These fairs offer an unparalleled opportunity for students to explore their college options!


Top Senior Athletes a Chance to Win a $5K Heisman High School Scholarship

presented by Acceptance Insurance

Applying for the Heisman High School Scholarship is your chance to earn a scholarship toward college, as well as local, state, and national recognition for all that you’ve put into your high school career. If you’ve maintained at least a B average, participate in at least one eligible sport, are a leader in your community and role model at your school, then you’ve got what it takes.
Deadline October 20, 2020 at 5 p.m. CT

AKSARBEN Foundation
Name: AKSARBEN Scholars /Horatio Alger State Scholarship
Amount: $10,000
A strong commitment to pursue and complete a bachelor’s degree; demonstrate critical financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required); co-curricular and community service activities; display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity; a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0; be a United States citizen; be a resident of Nebraska
Deadline: October 25


Earn micro-scholarships directly from colleges and universities for your high school accomplishments. Money for grades, attendance and participation and sports and activities. Accepted at UNL and 330 other universities. About raise me:

Application Deadline December 1

Apply to the Goodrich Scholarship Program


  • Check the OPS scholarship Handbook (PDF attached below) OR in Navaince
  • Register with ScholarshipQuest through
  • Search for scholarships on the College website where you've applied
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Si Se Puede A Virtual Hispanic Latino Youth Summit

The registration link on the Nebraska Hispanic Latino Youth Summit website by Oct. 5. A special Zoom link will be sent out a week in advance of the Summit.

Graduation Cap and Gown

Greetings Class of 2021 seniors and families. Your son/daughter is a senior and will graduate May 2021 as a Bryan High Bear! The following contains information regarding graduation items available to purchase through School Traditions. All students much purchase a cap and gown. You may choose to purchase a cap and gown only. Attached are the videos that will help explain the ordering process for the graduation products, caps & gowns, as well as class rings for your seniors.

Options for Ordering Products:

--Complete the paper packet information you received this Fall at Bryan High School material distribution days. Turn in order form and money to the main office at Bryan High School


--Bring order form and money to School Traditions Office

12100 West Center Road

HOURS: Wednesdays from 10am-5:30pm or Saturdays 10am-noon


--Order online


***Please note: Any orders after November 2nd must be placed on a spring order form and prices will increase. Shop early! Ordering has already begun for the 2020-2021 school year!***


Cash, check, credit/debit card are all acceptable forms of payment. Make checks payable to Jostens.

Orders submitted with cash or check require a $60.00 down payment OR payment in full if the order is less than $60.00.

A bill will be sent to student's home for the remaining balance. All balances must be paid by January 1, 2021.

Jostens J-Pay is another payment option: Total order is divided into 3 equal payments with the first payment made at the time of the order. The remaining 2 payments will be charged to your credit/debit card in the following 2 months.

Please remember:

--Print name, address and other personal information LEGIBLY on the order form.

--Indicate sizes for all clothing orders and height and weight for gowns.

--PAID ORDERS of Class of 2021 clothing, beanies, picture frames and jewelry will be shipped to students' homes within 4-6 weeks of ordering.

--Caps, gowns and tassels will be delivered to the school and will be a part of the senior check out process at the end of the year prior to graduation.

Jostens customer service can answer questions at 1-800-567-8367.

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