The Patriot Press

April 2019

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Mission Statement

Building upon the proud tradition of our diverse community at Millard South High School, we guarantee each student develops and demonstrates personal, social, and academic excellence through world-class opportunities while creating a family of Patriots.

Administrative Team

Mrs. Heidi Weaver, Principal

Mr. Matt Geerts, 9th Grade

Mrs. Michelle Klug, 10th Grade

Mrs. Michaela Wragge, 11th Grade

Mr. Andy Pinkall, 12th Grade

Mr. Steve Throne, Athletic Director

Board of Education

Mr. Mike Pate

Mrs. Linda Poole

Ms. Amanda McGill Johnson

Mr. Dave Anderson

Mr. Mike Kennedy

Mrs. Stacy Jolley

Dr. Jim Sutfin, Superintendent

April & May Upcoming Events

April 2 8:00am ACT for 11th graders

April 2 NO SCHOOL FOR 9th,10th,12th graders

April 13 PROM

April 19 Senior Meeting

May 6-17 Advanced Placement Exams

May 21 Seniors Honors Night/Senior Art Show 7:00PM

May 25 MS Graduation @ UNO Baxter Area 9:00AM

May 31 Last 1/2 day of school for 9th, 10th & 11th grades

STUDENTS

2019 American Mathematics Contest (AMC) 10 & 12 Results

On February 7th, 70 Millard South students participated in the national American Mathematics Contest. Thanks to all who participated and congratulations to: Hannah Pokharel - AMC 12 school winner Garrett Carbullido - AMC 12 2nd place AJ Locum - AMC 12 3rd place Anna Aesoph - AMC 10 school winner Kendall Binder - AMC 10 2nd place Carah Jones - AMC 10 tie 3rd place

Nebraska DECA State Career Development Conference


Congratulations to the Patriots who dominated the Nebraska DECA State Career Development Conference March 14 & 15 in Lincoln! 46 Patriots have qualified for the DECA International Career Development Conference: Click here for qualifiers.

MS Students with Project Neighbors United

On March 2, 2019, four MS students successfully completed a fantastic service project helping our community. Abbey Dyer, Ian Schmidt, Olivia Reilly, and Haley Dougherty planned, paid for and executed a full meal for 75 needy people in the community.

The project is called Neighbors United and if you are interested in picking
a Saturday to do this project please call Jenni at (402) 345-5383.
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Patriot Pride Student Drawing

Congratulations to this month's winners!

#Lauren Ashley, #Henry Bills, #Dominick Bonner,#Noah Cullen, #Annie Dunn, *Alison Gruhn, #Eray Kim, #Ryan Foley, #Savanna Goodteacher, #Eric Holderness, #Molly Johnson, #Jack Lawrence, *Allison MacIntosh, #Coral Mullen, *Joshua Reisinger, #Noelia Rodriguez, *Mark Stewart, #Sophia Tovar, #Josh Voss, #Hailey Weegman


*Students with perfect attendance, no referrals for behavior, and good grades.

#Students displaying Acts of #TPW

This is a complete list of March Patriot Way CONTESTANTS.

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ACTIVITIES

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Email Coach Rachel Gordon for questions regarding Dance Team Tryouts

ATHLETICS

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Athletic Booster Club

The Millard South Booster Club is a great organization that helps support Millard South athletics. We are always looking for additional members who promote Millard South with pride and enthusiasm. For additional information, call the Activities Office.


2018-2019 Booster Club Pass Information


For additional information,

email millardsouthabc@gmail.com or go to www.patriotboosters.org

SENIORS

Stay up to date on all senior deadlines by visiting the senior website!

STAFF

Staff Extra Mile Award

Parents, students or school employees may nominate a Millard South staff member for this award. Those nominated must go above and beyond what would be expected. Nominations can be submitted by clicking on the link below and is also on the Millard South website. Please tell why this person deserves this award. Give examples of how the individual goes above and beyond his or her normal duties. Awards are presented at the end of the school year.


Click here to vote

Round of Applause!

Congratulations to the staff recognized for “Going Above and Beyond!” Staff members submitted names to be entered into the monthly faculty meeting drawing. This is the list of names of ALL staff members from March.

Parents

Parent Access Line Messaging Options





Locked out of IC and the MPS App? Reach out to your PAL! The Parent Access Line for login and password help for the MPS App and Infinite Campus. 402.715.8000 and MillardPAL@mpsomaha.org


Want to keep up with your student’s grades online? Call your PAL, the Parent Access Line, for your login and password for the MPS App and Infinite Campus. 402.715.8000 and MillardPAL@mpsomaha.org


Need your login and password information for the MPS App and Infinite Campus? Your PAL has it! Get in touch with the Parent Access Line today at 402.715.8000.

Project Harmony

Project Harmony is holding sessions for parents, caregivers and educators on how to protect children from online dangers. Online Behavior will be presented on May 9 and November 18.

Online Safety will be presented on August 8. Space is limited; to register, visit

www.projectharmony.com and click on the training calendar under the training tab.