There will be NO SCHOOL on Thursday and Friday, March 13 & 14 for Spring Break.
Congratulations to Cassie Watts on a successful weekend at the State Swim Meet. She placed 9th in the 100 free (GISH record), 8th in the 100 backstroke (GISH record), 3rd in the 200 medley relay (GISH record), and 5th in the 200 free relay. Great Job!
The National Honor Society students are hosting a fundraiser event for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Click here to donate to this great cause! Donations are being accepted through Wednesday, March 12.
Wood River Middle and High School music students are privileged to be invited to a free dress rehearsal of Grand Island Northwest’s FOOTLOOSE the Musical on the evening of Tuesday, March 18th. Every year, Northwest puts on a musical extraordinaire. This year, the popular “Footloose” will be performed by 100+ Northwest students from Wednesday March 19- Sunday, March 23rd. Wood River students are given the opportunity to attend a special (and free of charge) sneak peak of this event. Click here for all the details!
Mark your calendars - Student Led Conferences for Grades 6-8 will be from 5:00-7:00pm on Thursday, March 20!
On Friday, March 21, the PTO is bringing back the Bingo for Books night at WRE! Every student who attends will be entered to win one of two Kindles, and will take home a new book! Click here for all of the details on this fun event!
The last day to order yearbooks is Friday, April 4. Purchase them online by clicking on this link to YearbookForever.com, or with cash or check in Mrs. Adelman’s room.
Please note…Wood River will be hosting the C-9 District Track Meet on Thursday, May 15 – there will be NO SCHOOL that day.
Wood River High School will again be offering Driver Education classes in early June. The Nebraska Safety Center will provide the instruction for this class at a cost of $295. The dates for this year’s class will be Monday, June 9 through Friday, June 13, and will be from 8:00am to 12:30pm each day. The entire class will go to the Simulation Range in Kearney on Friday, June 20, from 10:00am to 6:30pm. Those interested in taking the class need to make it known, by signing up in the school office. If you have questions, please feel free to call the school.
Can’t make it to the game? You now have the opportunity to watch live Varsity games on-line. Click this link for a live feed on game night. There is also an opportunity to view archived games, by clicking this link.
Wood River’s School Improvement Goal:
All students will demonstrate an increase in reading proficiency in grades K-12.
To accomplish this goal, all students will increase vocabulary knowledge in all curricular areas.
The Wood River Rural School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs, activities or employment practices. Anyone having questions regarding compliance with Title VI, Title IX, or Americans with Disabilities Act or Section 504 may contact the Superintendent of Schools.