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Heartland Community Schools

      Tuesday, February 20th UNL Math Day    Boys BB Sub-district @ Sandy Creek 5:30PM     Wednesday, February 21st Band & Vocal Winter Concert (9th-12th) 8:30AM South Gym     Thursday, February 22nd ESU Quiz Bowl @ Seward     Wednesday, February 28th JH Quiz Bowl @ Seward     Friday, March 1st No School, Professional Development Day     Monday, March 4th Parent/Teacher Conferences 4:30PM - 8:30PM You may sign up online now      Tuesday, March 5th Parent/Teacher Conferences 4:30PM - 8:30PM     Thursday, March 7th & Friday, March 8th No School

Huskie Beef for Sale

You have the opportunity to support the Huskie Beef Program by purchasing steaks! There are ribeye steaks, New York Strips, and fillets for sale at a rate of $17 per pound. Prices are: 5 lb.- $85, 10 lb.- $170, or it can be sold by individual steak weight.  Mixed options are also available such as 3 lbs. ribeyes plus 7 lbs. of strip steaks to equal 10 lbs.   Please contact the school with . . .

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Parent-Teacher Conference Sign Up

Parent/Teacher conferences will be held on the evenings of March 4 and 5 from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m.   Parents of all PK-12 students are able to schedule conferences from 4:30-8:30 p.m. both evenings. PK-6 Grade conferences are scheduled to last a maximum of fifteen minutes. All PK-12 conferences will occur in-person in classrooms.   5th grade parents will sign up for conferences with . . .

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Heartland FBLA Takes 1st Place at 6th Annual UNK Business Competition

The Heartland Community Schools FBLA Chapter traveled to Kearney on February 7 to compete in the 6th Annual UNK Loper Business Invitational. Students competed by putting their knowledge to the test in two separate subjects from Business Calculations, Business Communication, Economics, Intro to Business, Accounting, Entrepreneurship, Intro to Financial Math, Personal Finance, Intro to IT, and one student participated in a Job . . .

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Careers Class Learns about Jobs of Past and Future

Mrs. Vnoucek's Eighth Grade Careers Class did a special lesson looking at jobs of the past and the future. Mr. Schweitzer spoke with the class about his career and the changes over the years. Then on the 100th day of school, students looked into 100 jobs of the future. They completed a quiz with suggested results. Some of the futuristic jobs included chief digital officer, offworld habitat designer, media . . .

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Heartland Students Place at Spelling Bee

Three Heartland Students placed at the York County Spelling Bee. It was held on Wednesday, February 7, at the Holthus Convention Center.  In the Grades 5/6 division, Ryker S. placed 3rd, and Taylor S. placed 4th. In the Grades 3/4 division, Ryker L. placed 3rd. Congratulations to these students!

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Smorgasboard 2024

Mark your calendars for the 66th annual Smorgasbord in Henderson! It will be on Saturday, March 16. Tickets go on sale Monday, February 12. Contact any band member or the school office at 402-723-4434 (advance purchase requested). Ticket prices are: Adults - $20; Children 4-12 - $10; Under 4 - Free. Band teacher Royce Schweitzer will be retiring at the end of the 2023-24 school year. Mr. Schweitzer has taught for a total of 51 . . .

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Junior High Boys Basketball 2024

Heartland's Junior High Boys Basketball Team had their first game on Saturday, January 6, during winter break. Following that start, snowstorms created elusive weeks of practice and games. In fact, an additional week of play was added to the season for rescheduled games. This year's team is comprised of 18 players who typically play in "A" and "B" games. The team is coached . . .

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HCS Students to Compete in York County Spelling Bee

Several Heartland students in Grades 3-8 will be competing in the York County Spelling Bee on Wednesday, February 7. These students earned the opportunity after testing against classmates in their grade division. Go Huskies!   York County Spelling Bee at Holthus Center in York 7th / 8th (4 participants / 1 alternate) - 8:30 a.m. Brian Bearinger (8th) Isabelle Buller (7th) Jagger Regier (7th) . . .

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Winter Song 2024- Fire and Ice!

Ticket Sales Begin, 7:00pm February 1, 2024.    https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/6237579   WinterSong Fire & Ice February 17, 2024 Doors Open at 6:30 PM Concert Begins at 7:00 PM Tickets will be available online: Table seating is $15.00 per person, tables seat 8 people General admission is $7.00 per person for seating in the bleachers. Appetizers and desserts will be served . . .

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HCS Hosts Heartland Jr. High Choral Festival

The school was bustling with junior high students on Friday afternoon and evening as Heartland hosted the 2024 Heartland Choral Festival. Two hundred and fifty students from around the state gathered to rehearse musical selections together and perform a free public concert in the evening. Participating schools included: Arapahoe, David City, Fillmore Central, Freeman, Hampton, Heartland, Kearney Horizon, Malcolm, Seward, Superior, . . .

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