This week in USD 430...
Due to certain circumstances, Horton High School Football will not play JV Football on Monday 9-26-22 at Nemaha Central.
One final reminder -- Our schools will administer the mySAEBRS universal screener through FastBridge on September 26-30. mySAEBRS is taken by students in grades 3-12 and takes approximately 5 minutes to complete. In order to complete this screener, we need parental permission. Please read more about this screener on our website. https://www.usd430.org/page/required-materials Look under "Non-Academic Tests, Surveys, & Questionnaires.
Tonight is the last night to purchase raffle tickets for the Charger Fire Pit! Winner will be drawn during half time of the football game tonight! $10 for 1 and $15 for two. Come cheer on the Chargers and Lil' Cheerleaders tonight!
Using Amanda Zieba’s reading comprehension strategy, students used Play-Doh to create symbols of what was read in class. After they sculpted the creations, students wrote a reflection page on how the creation represented what was read.
The 5th & 6th Grade students learned about International Dot Day in the library. Dot Day is to remind the students to be creative and imaginative and show self expression. The students drew a picture and colored their "dot." They cut out the circle and then cut it into 4 pieces. Then they kept 1 piece and traded the other 3. They then glued their new circle together to see what new picture was created.
Student Council went to Silver Lake to the yearly Stuco Conference They listened to The “Amazing” Tei Street who was the motivational speak. They were able to gather ideas from talking to other students from different schools. They enjoyed eating at Chick-Fil-A for lunch.
This fabulous Kindergartner read 50 books! Congratulations Declan! Just keep reading.
September is Attendance Awareness Month.
Check out this month's Healthy to a T from TAHER!
"Fall Into Reading" 8th grade enjoying some good books on a rainy morning.
The cross country schedule is heating up! Next week is our home meet! Make your way to Mission Lake Golf Course to support your Horton Chargers! #chargeon
Congratulations to Coach Wikle & the Crosscountry Team. They competed at Seneca-Nemaha Central on 9-22-22 and placed 2 runners in the top 25. Cooper Wischropp finished 19th & Dominick Schnider finished 23rd. Congratulations everyone.
Annual Pool Noodle Review game in Accounting
🏈With a 48-28 win over Pleasant Ridge the EMS Chargers now have a 2-2 record! #chargeon
This fabulous Kindergarten student read 50 books in Miss Lehew’s class. Congratulations Taya!
Mark your calendars for NASA's upcoming Native American Cultural Night. The night is sponsored by the Iowa Tribe of Kansas and Nebraska.
Reminder -- Our schools will administer the mySAEBRS universal screener through FastBridge on September 26-30. mySAEBRS is taken by students in grades 3-12 and takes approximately 5 minutes to complete. In order to complete this screener, we need parental permission. Please read more about this screener on our website. https://www.usd430.org/page/required-materials Look under "Non-Academic Tests, Surveys, & Questionnaires.
If you have photos from the crowning, the homecoming parade, volleyball game, football game, and other activities, please share them with the yearbook staff. https://snap.yearbookforever.com/snap/index.html#/upload/1-5H-141 The access code is HHSyearbook
The Scholars Bowl team has started practice for the 2022-23 season. The team enjoys having fun at practice, and today was no exception. They threw bean bags for points each time they got a question correct. If a team got the question correct, they had a chance to get bonus points. However, if they missed the basket, the other team could throw the bag for the same amount of points.