Omaha North High Magnet School

February 26th, 2018 Newsletter

The mission of Omaha North High Magnet School is to

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

1st Semester Honor Roll

OPPORTUNITY FOR JUNIORS! Haddix 24th Street STEM Corridor Program

Apply today to be a part of the first cohort of students for the Haddix 24th Street Corridor Program!

All current Juniors are eligible to apply!

Objective: Engage rising high school seniors from North, South, and Central in summer research experiences with faculty at Creighton University to encourage their pursuit of STEM interests, degrees, and careers.

Details: 5 North High Students from the Class of 2019 will be selected. Students will receive a $3000 stipend for the 8 weeks of research that they will complete with Creighton faculty. Opportunity for scholarships will be presented at the completion of the program.

Apply Today:

Please contact John Vinchattle with questions.

Register Today for AP Testing!

AP exam registration is open from February 1 through February 27. All dual enrolled students need to register for the exam for their dual enrolled course. Exam fees are included in the tuition costs for those that are dual enrolled, and those that qualify for free or reduced lunch will receive a reduced rate. All registration is online at

Test Registration Letter

Registration Instructions

Please contact April Martin with any questions.

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!

Viking TV

ACT Testing for ALL Juniors!


Juniors Only!

Free ACT Test Prep @

username: student email

password: student number

Please contact Melinda Bailey with questions.

Interested in Cheerleading?

Cheer Tryout Meetings:

  • March 7th @ 4:30 PM in Room 234
  • March 21st @ 4:30 in Room 234.

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.

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

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.

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).