Elkhorn South High School
20303 Blue Sage Parkway, Omaha, NE 68130 | Phone: 402-289-0616

National Merit Semifinalists

In September, 16,000 of the approximately 50,000 high scorers on the PSAT/NMSQT® were named National Merit Semifinalists in recognition of their outstanding academic promise.  ESHS finalists are Edward Berry, Tyler Martin, Kevin Oran and Joseph Paetz.  These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 8,200 National Merit Scholarships, worth more than $36 million, that will be offered next spring. To be considered for a Merit Scholarship award, Semifinalists must fulfill several requirements to …

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ESHS National Merit Commended Student

Congratulations to ESHS student Emily Tosoni who has been named as a National Merit Commended Student. National Merit Commended Students are named on the basis of a nationally applied Selection Index score that may vary from year to year and is below the level required for participants to be named Semifinalists in their respective states.

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EPS Tech Savvy Parent Tip: October 2013

When registering on a website or downloading an app on your phone, you must accept that company’s privacy policy. Although many of these policies are lengthy—it is important to read the fine print. Even companies who claim they will not sell your information still use other ways to collect and use information about you and your children. Some policies give websites the right to send children as young as 13 email advertisements and other promotions. Click “Read More” to see this month’s popular and educational apps.

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Early Dismissal: Wednesday, November 27

All Elkhorn schools will dismiss one hour early on Wednesday, November 27.  This is an update from the printed District calendars.

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EPS Highlights July 2013

EPS Highlights July 2013

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ESHS Students Compete at FCCLA Nationals

ESHS seniors Taylor Jenney, Sydney Childers and Ginny Chochon traveled Nashville in July to take part in the National Family, Career and Community Leaders of America Leadership Conference. Ginny gave a presentation on her e-commerce business and Taylor and Sydney presented an idea for a restaurant. Choose “Read More” to see more information on the conference.

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ESHS Earns 2nd Place in All-State Activities Competition

Elkhorn South earned second place in the 2013 NSAA Class B All-Activities rankings. The award recognizes high schools that have the most successful interscholastic activities programs in the state. Schools are grouped based on their NSAA class ranking (A, B, C and D) and awards are available in three divisions: Boys, Girls and All School. In the Girls Division, ESHS placed first, ESHS Boys came in third place.

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ESHS Attends State Leadership Conference

Eleven Elkhorn South FCCLA (Family, Career, & Community Leaders of America) members attended the Nebraska FCCLA Leadership Conference in April. “Lights, Camera! Take Action” was this year’s theme. Sessions included the 4 Keys of Confidence, Spread the Red and Taking Action: Presidential Leadership.

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