High School Events

High School Events

Event Calendars

Omaha
Date Time Event Location Audience
January 19 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Mentor/Mentee Social Omaha North High Magnet All Scholars
February 8 6:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. Senior Parent Meeting Omaha North High Magnet Seniors
February 16 12:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. Parent Teacher Conferences Omaha North High Magnet All Scholars
February 16 6:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. Junior Parent Meeting Omaha North High Magnet Juniors
February 20 7:15 a.m.–2:45 p.m. Junior Shadow Day University of Nebraska–Lincoln Juniors
February 25   Mentor Led Event   Scholar's Choice
Week of March 13 (TBA)   Senior Husker Weekday Visit University of Nebraska–Lincoln Seniors
March 25   Ambassador-Led Service Event   All Scholars
April 19 6:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m. End-of-Year Reception Metropolitian Community College All Scholars
April 22   Mentor-Led Event   Scholar's Choice
Week of May 9 (TBA) 6:00 p.m.–7:30 p.m. Summer Program Meeting Omaha North High Magnet First-year Students–Juniors
Grand Island
Date Time Event Location Audience
August 18 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Back to School Orientation Grand Island Senior High Sophomores, juniors and seniors
August 23 4:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. First year/parent meetings Grand Island Senior High First-year students
August 24 4:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. First year/parent meetings Grand Island Senior High First-year students
September 24 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. Canned Food Drive Grand Island Senior High First-year students and sophomores
September 24 3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. Civic Engagement Hope Harbor (610 W. Division GI NE, 68801) Juniors & seniors
October 4 3:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. Financial Aid Night Grand Island Senior High—Room 541 (Enter through Custer Ave. side of school) Seniors
October 10 3:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. Parent-Teacher Conferences Grand Island Senior High Gym Parents of all scholars
October 20 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Social Grand Island Senior High All scholars
November 3 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. First-year/Senior Family Social Grand Island Senior High First-year students, seniors, and families
November 17 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Sophomore/Junior Family Social Grand Island Senior High Sophomore, juniors, and families
December 8 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Social Grand Island Senior High All scholars
December 10 7:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. Ambassador Retreat University of Nebraska–Lincoln 2017 Ambassadors
December 15 5:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m. Ambassador Dinner Tommy's (1325 S Locust St) 2016 & 2017 Ambassadors
January 5 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Social Barr Middle School—602 W. Stolley Park Rd. All scholars
February 15 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Parent/Scholar Meeting Grand Island Senior High Juniors/Seniors/Parents
February 16 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Social Super Bowl (1010 E Bismark Rd) First-years and juniors
February 23 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Social Super Bowl (1010 E Bismark Rd) Sophomores and seniors
March 6 7:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. UNL Junior Shadow Day University of Nebraska–Lincoln Juniors
March 16 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Social Grand Island Senior High All Scholars
April 21 5:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m. School Carnival Service Knickrehm Elementary School—2013 N Oak St. First year students/Sophomores
April 26 6:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Showcase Reception Bosselman Events Center All scholars and families
May 6 11:00 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Family Potluck Stolley Park—Kids Kingdom All scholars & families
May 11 6:00 p.m.–7:30 p.m. Grand Island Summer Program/EOYT Orientation Grand Island Senior High First Years, Sophomores, Juniors & their parent/guardian
May 30 6:00 p.m.–7:30 p.m. Grand Island 8th grade orientation Grand Island Senior High All scholars

Seminars

Omaha

First-Year Seminars—UPASS

When Topic
First Week of September Transition to High School
Third Week of September Succeeding in Difficult Classes
First Week of October Relationships
Second Week of October Course Sequence and Scheduling
Third Week of November Victim & Creator Language
Second Week of December Stress Management, Depression, and Anxiety

Sophomore Seminars—UPASS

When Topic
First Week of September Succeeding in AP Courses
First Week of October Getting Involved
Second Week of October Course Sequence and Scheduling
Third Week of November Cultural Competency
Second Week of December Stress Management, Depression and Anxiety

Junior Seminars—UPASS

When Topic
First Week of September College Matrix & Admissions Process
Third Week of September Overview of Junior Year
First Week of October Time Management & Planning
Third Week of November Scholarships & FAFSA
Second Week of December Stress Management, Depression and Anxiety

Senior Seminars—UPASS

When Topic
Third Week of August College Matrices
First Week of September Apply to UNL
Second Week of September Expectations/Working with Professor
First Week of October Victim/Creator Language & 8th Grade Letters
First Week of November Study Skills/Time Management
Third Week of November Personal Statement & Scholarships
First Week of December Identifying Majors/Careers
Second Week of December Buffett Essays/Personal Statement Writing
Grand Island

First-Year Seminars—Room 302

Regular dismissal: 3:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
Early dismissal (*): 2:10 p.m.–3:10 p.m.

Month Dates
September 6, 13, 20, 27
October 4, 11, 18, 25
November 1, 8, 15, 29
December 6, 13
January 9, 23, 30
February 6, 13, 20, 27
March 13, 27
April 3, 10, 17, 24
May 1, 8, 15

Sophomore Seminars—Room 304

Regular dismissal: 3:30 p.m.–4:30 p.m.
Early dismissal (*): 2:10 p.m.–3:10 p.m.

Month Dates
September 8, 15, 22, 29
October 6, 13, 20, 27
November 3, 10, 17
December 1, 8, 15
January 11, 18, 25
February 1, 8, 15, 22
March 1, 15, 29
April 5, 12, 19, 26
May 3, 10, 17

Junior Seminars—Room 311

Regular dismissal—12th period: 2:30 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Early dismissal—12th period (*): 1:25 p.m.–2:55 p.m.

Month Dates
August 31
September 14
October 5, 19
November 9
December 7
January 11, 18
February 1, 8
March 1, 15
April 5
May 3

Senior Seminars—Room 311

Regular dismissal—12th period: 2:30 p.m.–4:00 p.m.
Early dismissal—12th period (*): 1:25 p.m.–2:55 p.m.

Month Dates
September 1, 15
October 6, 11, 20
November 10, 15
December 8, 13
January 12, 31
February 2, 28
March 2
April 4, 6
May 4, 9