Led by lead cook at Palmyra, Mrs. Maahs, the kitchen staff presented a special treat to PHS students in celebration of Nebraska turning 150! The cake and cupcakes tasted as wonderful as they were beautiful.
Students Work to Save Animals
6 th Grade Caring Project By Drew Moyer and Slade Lamp (6 th grade students) The 6 th grade from Bennet Elementary is doing a fundraiser from Monday, February 13 th to Monday, February 24 th to help the new . . .
Leader, courageous, loving, father, preacher and hero were a few of the words first graders used to describe Martin Luther King Jr. They came up with this list after hearing stories about him and listening to his “I have a dream” . . .
Emergency calls are supported with text messages
Do you receive informational and emergency calls from District OR1 Schools? If the answer is yes, you can also receive support text messages from each call. By opting-in to SchoolMessenger, important information about events, . . .
James Waltke of Trade Center Automotive had a great surprise for the Welding Shop at District OR1 Schools in Palmyra. James donated a Miller 150 Mig welder complete with cart, bottle and some extra wire. The welder had been used at his shop . . .
Time Capsule and Historical Marker are Both Safe
Two important Bennet artifacts are safe and sound amidst the hustle and bustle of current Bennet activities. Although the time capsule will not be opened for another decade or so, it found sancuary in the closets of Bennet . . .
There will be NO school-sponsored activities on Saturday
Due to icing and hazardous driving conditions,, District OR1 will have an early dismissal today, Friday, December 16. Bennet Elementary will dismiss at 1:15 p.m. and Palmyra will dismiss at 1:30 p.m. There will be NO Elementary . . .
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In the attached gallery are 13 pictures from Halloween. I took them at a different angle and Wal-Mart does not auto-rotate. :-( Sorry! Those pictures, and 80 others are available by clicking the below link. If you'd like, you . . .
Tuesday, November 8th
Stone Soup, by Paul Thain ...on Tuesday, November 8 th in the PHS gymnasium. 6:30-7 p.m. – ($5 admission) Join us after you vote for this allegory of modern society, derived from an . . .
1 st Lt. Tanya Steward speaks to Palmyra High School Sophomore Class. “How many of you have plans for when you have completed high school?” Thus began the presentation by US Army 1 st Lieutenant Tanya Steward, a . . .
The Palmyra Land Judging Team of Logan Newell, Kyle Lovell, Trevor Cox and Kord Haight placed 4th at the Southeast Area Contest in Tecumseh, Oct. 5. This qualifies them as one of the 28 teams across the State to compete in the State Land . . .
Students Celebrate Homecoming Week
Students at PHS and Bennet Elementary celebrated Homecoming Week in style. The week was highlighted as PHS seniors welcomed Bennet students Friday morning. The pep rally was held in downtown Palmyra Friday afternoon. . . .
Palmyra FFA had a great Dairy Show at the Nebraska State Fair. Kourtney Kempkes was top Senior showman; 1st place in summer, spring and winter yearling; and Reserve Grand Champion in the Ayrshire Show. Kaleb Kempkes was 7th in . . .
District OR-1 Parents: Due to construction delays and final building preparations, the opening of Bennet Elementary will be delayed until Wednesday, August 17 pending final approval for occupancy by the State Fire . . .
Disney's Beauty and the Beast March 31st & April 1st at 7:00 pm, and April 3rd at 3:00 pm Admission $3.00 per person at the door. No activity passes accept ed. Homemade pie served . . .
1st Semester High Honor Roll 12th Grade 9th Grade Matthew Davis-Kovarik Anya . . .
Due to unfavorable predicted weather conditions, all school-related practices and activities will be cancelled for Monday, December 28. Decisions for Tuesday’s and Wednesday’s activities, including the basketball tournament . . .
Palmyra Ag students attended the Nebraska Power Farm Show, Dec. 9 at the Lancaster Event Center. It is the 2nd largest indoor Farm Show in the United States with over 2500 exhibitors from 23 states and Canada . Students were able to . . .
10:00 a.m. start for classes...One-Acts Postponed until Tuesday
Due to inclement weather there will be a 10:00 a.m. start for classes. All morning athletic practices and activities, school sponsored breakfasts, pre-school, and the Bennet Rec. program have been cancelled. Busses will run . . .
According to the Nebraska Department of Agriculture, Nebraska’s farms and ranches utilize over 45 million acres, or about 92% of the state’s total land area. During 2013, Nebraska had almost 50,000 farms . . .
View and Order Your Prints from Wal-Mart
Click on the below link to see the Bennet Pictures from Wal-Mart. You can order with just a couple clicks. . . .
Lancaster County Sheriff's Office Investigating Stranger
An incident occurred this morning as a stranger approached a Bennet Elementary student and offered an unsolicited ride to school. The student refused the ride and continued to the elementary school in Bennet, where local administration . . .
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Order Your Supporting Gear HERE
Order your Panther Gear by sending a note with attached payment to your school office by September 29. DOWNLOAD THE CATALOG BY CLICKING HERE GO PANTHERS!
Congratulations Graduates! Download graduation pictures by clicking on the following link: http://photos1.walmart.com/walmart/thumbnailshare/AlbumID=15162650003/a=4224117_4224117/otsc=SHR/otsi=SALBlink/COBRAND_NAME=walmart/ . . .
Prom pictures are available at WalMart.com. CLICK HERE to view, download, or purchase prints...You can also upload your pictures to share!
There are 87 pictures on the Wal-Mart.com site. You, too, can share your pictures there.
This is of the Play on 4-1-2015 "Almost, Maine". I'd like to share my Walmart photos with you. Once you have checked out my photos you can order prints and upload your own photos to share. . . .
7:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 31st
Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States—it’s almost in Canada. And it almost doesn’t exist. Because its residents never got around to getting . . .
On Thursday, March 5th the Bennet Boosters Hosted A Family Reading Night. Families enjoyed soup and cinnamon rolls and the opportunity to read books together for AR testing. Thank you Boosters for this Fabulous Fun . . .
Bullying is NOT an Option
On Wednesday, February 18th former Husker and Teammate DeMoine Adams spoke to Bennet Elementary students on how it takes teamwork to stop unkind behaviors and how to “Be A Hero.” H ELP anyone who . . .
News from 6Goodrich
During the last week prior to their holiday break, the sixth graders were busy creating a candy cane rag wreath for a holiday gift. The students worked hard and fast in order to finish before break. They were all excited . . .
BAND News– We’re going to NMEA! It all started last spring when Mrs. Murphy-Robb recorded the band and submitted the recording to the Nebraska Music Educators Association. Each November, a select few music groups get . . .
Pictures from Homecoming are available at Walmart.com. These pictures are not corrected. This is simply a repository of all pictures that Yearbook students took throughout the week. Thanks, burke . . .
Please purchase your shirts by downoading the form and returning it with your cash or check to your child's office by September 30th. Click HERE to download the form.
Tuesday, August 12th, Bennet Elementary will host an open house from 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM. This is an opportunity for you and your child to meet his/her classroom teacher and see their classroom. We hope to see you there! Mrs. Walter
Foundation For Knowledge
Bennet Street Dance!! Search Bennet Street Dance on Facebook Featuring: Cactus Hill Band July 5, 2014 “The one time it’s okay to play in the street!!” Yard games start at . . .
Hidden Valley Golf Course
4th Annual Palmyra High School Golf Tourne y Hidden Valley Golf Course 10501 Pine Lake Rd Lincoln, NE 68526 www.hiddenvalleylincoln.com Friday, June 6th, 2014 9:00 a.m. Shotgun Start Registration Deadline: Friday, May 23, 2014 (Registrations . . .
One donor can save three lives so give the donation that keeps on giving. The Palmyra FFA Blood drive is an annual fall and spring community service project. Donations also contribute to the Annual scholarship given to Palmyra High School . . .
Deadline is February 27th. Action begins on March 9th.
It's Dodgeball time!!! Click here to download the entry form for the annual District OR1 Dodgeball Tourney.
District OR-1 will be hosting a public informational meeting seeking input on a Master Facilities Plan. Please join us at Palmyra High School commons area on May 28, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. or Please join us at Bennet . . .