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Little Panther's Science Experiment!

Sink or Float?!

"Will your toy sink or float?!". This was the question preschoolers were asked on their special science experiment day. Before the preschoolers put their item into the water tub they made a prediction after being asked; "Do you think your toy will sink or float?". Each preschooler was able to have a turn with their own toy that they were able to bring from home. Once they put their toy in the tub they were able . . .

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Much Excitement Surrounding PHS Football

If you haven't taken the chance to watch the Panthers play on a Friday night yet, you should pencil in a date on your calendar to make it happen.   The Panthers are off to a fast start, winning three of their first four games, with the only loss coming to an undefeated EMF squad.   The Panthers are averaging over 30 points a game, and play a fast paced, wide-open style of offense.   The offense is . . .

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2018 PHS Homecoming Royalty

Congratulations to the following students on being elected to the 2018 homecoming royalty court. (F-L)Macy Reynoldson, Abbie Frazee, and Marissa Waltke. (B-L) Koby Dillon, Sam Fitzpatrick, and Ty Hays.

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Homecoming Tailgate

Sept. 28th

Homecoming Tailgate

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Palmyra Ag Science Receives $25,000 Monsanto Grant

District OR 1 School Ag Science program is just one of the many success stories of the Grow Rural Education program. To qualify for a Grow Rural Education grant, school districts had to be nominated by farmers in eligible counties to compete for a merit-based grant of either $10,000 or $25,000. Nominated school districts then submitted a grant application describing their STEM-focused project. The program’s Farmer Advisory Council, . . .

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Nebraska Mathematics Readiness Project

    A new class is taking the place of one of Mr. Jensen’s math classes.  It is the Nebraska Math Readiness Project.  The class was started in cooperation with the 5 community colleges and local school districts.  They want to help increase the number of students who are college-ready upon graduation.  The purpose of NMRP is to provide a bridge to success for the high school senior who need . . .

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Olson Contribution to Fund Joint Village and School Facilities

District OR1 is proud to announce it has been chosen to receive an Olson Foundation grant of 5.4 Million dollars.  This donation will fully fund construction of a joint project for the village of Palmyra and School District OR-1 for new athletic facilities including ballfields, competition track, artificial turf playing field, playground, and walking path.  Please join us for the special joint board meeting to accept . . .

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Employment Opportunities and Forms

FORMS: Substitute Teacher Employment Packet Classified Employment Packet Certified Teacher Employment Packet   Interested applicants may obtain an application in the Palmyra High School or Bennet Elementary School offices, or applications are available for download at www.districtor1.org . These positions will be open until filled.  Contact Robert Hanger at 402-780-5327, or e-mail at . . .

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Foundation for Knowledge News

Together, we prepare our students to successfully meet the challenges of the future.

Foundation for Knowledge, 2017 Download Flier and Instructions on How to Help the Foundation HERE With your contributions of over $600,000 we have: o    Given back to your community over $375,000 supporting: o    Post-Secondary Education o    Staff Development o    Athletics o    Theater o    Band o   . . .

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Support Foundation for Knowledge by purchasing from Amazon.com

Support the Foundation for Knowledge by making one simple switch.  Go to SMILE.AMAZON.COM instead of the regular Amazon.com site.  You can log in with your credentials and set Foundation for Knowledge District OR-1 as your charity.  OR, simply click on the following link to go to SMILE.AMAZON.COM with the Foundation for Knowledge already selected.  It is that easy! SUPPORT DISTRICT OR-1 FOUNDATION FOR KNOWLEDGE . . .

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