Due to forecasted weather and road conditions, District OR1 will dismiss today, January 18 at 2:00 p.m. with bussing running accordingly. There will be no after-school activities or elementary rec program. For future updates, please visit our web page at www.districtor1.org, or visit 1011now.com. As always, the safety of our students is always the number one priority of District OR1 Schools. Drive safe, have a great weekend, and GO PANTHERS!
Basketball games at Yutan have been postponed to Monday Jan. 21st due to weather concerns. Please note the new game times.
JV Girls 4:30pm @ Yutan Elem.
Varsity Boys 4:30pm @ Yutan HS
Varsity Girls 5:45pm @ Yutan HS
The Palmyra boys and girls basketball teams enter the MUDECAS Tournament with the girls seeded 6th in the B Division and the boys 3rd in the B Division. This marks the 90th year for the tournament held in Beatrice, NE. The Lady Panthers are set to play January 7th @ 3:30pm at SCC Beatrice against Pawnee City. The Panther boys are set to play January 8th @ 3:30pm at SCC Beatrice against Meridian. The Lady Panthers enter the tournament 2-8, while the boys enter 5-4, having won their last 5 games. Come watch the action as the teams hit the hardwood.
Today Bennet Elementary celebrated World Kindness Day! Each classroom participated in an activity with another grade level to spread kindness!
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 and receive this gift on August 29th at 6:00 p.m. at Palmyra High School with a brief reception to follow.