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OHP Stormdog Roster Shirt Order Form

September 6, 2018

Click here to order your OHP Stormdog Roster T-shirt! Orders are due by Tuesday, September 11th! read more

High Plains Volleyball Roster Shirt Order Form

September 5, 2018

Click here to order your High Plains Volleyball Roster T-shirt! Orders are due by Wednesday, September 12th! read more

Spring Concert/Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser for the Spanish Trip

February 6, 2018

On Monday, March 26th at 6:30 pm in the Polk Gym, the high school band and choir students will be performing the songs from their Nashville/Memphis trip. The Spanish students traveling to Costa Rica will be hosting a fundraiser . . . read more

HPC 9-12 1st Semester Honor Roll Announced!

January 12, 2018

Congratulations to the following HPC students in grades 9-12 for their efforts 1st semester and earning a place on the High Plains Community Schools Academic Honor Roll. HIGH PLAINS COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL HONOR ROLL 1st . . . read more

NSAA Recognizes High Plains Students for Fall Academic All-State

January 8, 2018

The NSAA and program sponsor, the Nebraska Chiropractic Physicians Association, are pleased to announce that the following High Plains Community Schools students have earned recognition for their academic and activity excellence.   . . . read more

Costa Rica Fundraiser - Casey's Pizza and Donut Cards

December 5, 2017

Help some terrific kids go to Costa Rica this summer, so they can work on improving their Spanish communication skills.   Currently, the Spanish club is selling Casey pizza and donut cards.  These cards make for a terrific . . . read more

Veteran's Day Program

October 25, 2017

High Plains Community Schools will have a Veteran's Day Program on November 12th, 2018 at 9 a.m. in the High School gym in Polk. Again this year all students in grades K-12 will be attending the program and we are excited . . . read more

HPC Helps Support the Attendance Matters Program!

September 12, 2017

Attendance Matters is a local organization from Central City that helps connect with families and students regarding the importance academically for students to regularly attend school.  HPC is a proud supporter of the Attendance Matters . . . read more

HPC HALL OF FAME WEB SITE

June 6, 2017

Check out the new HPC Hall of Fame website!  This website matches the HPC Kiosk in the front of the high school building.   http://sectornowyearbooks.com/High%20Plains/HOF/HPHOFindex.html read more

HIGH PLAINS STORM CHRISTMAS FLASH SALE

Stuff the stockings with the newest Storm Gear.

November 11, 2016

Here’s your chance to fill your Christmas list with the newest and best High Plains Storm Gear yet.  This is an online order that has been guaranteed delivered in time for your Christmas needs.  Jump on board the sleigh . . . read more

HPC METAL ART CLASS WANTS YOUR PROJECT!

HPC's Plasma Technology Class is looking for projects to work on. If you have a project that you would like us to complete, please fill out the form below. We will be in contact with you!   HPC Plasma cutter.ppsx   . . . read more

GRADUATE ALUMNI EMAIL DATABASE

September 21, 2016

High Plains Community Schools is collecting email addresses of alumni of HPC, Clarks, Hordville, Polk, and Polk-Hordville as part of our Post Graduate Survey project.  We would appreciate you filling out your email address by . . . read more

HPC TEAMMATES

September 1, 2016

HPC TEAMMATES    HPC TEAMMATES INFORMATION     Want to be a Teammates Mentor?  Click HERE to apply!  read more

Storm Speech Team Earns Runner Up at Districts, Sends 1 to State

March 20, 2016

  On March 14, 2016, the High Plains Speech Team competed at the D1-4 district speech tournament in Kenesaw.  At the end of the day, the team earned 260 points and earned the runner up district plaque.     . . . read more

Celebrating Nebraska's Birthday

March 2, 2016

To celebrate Nebraska's 149th birthday, the middle school students participated in a 30 question Nebraska knowledge bowl.  The class scoring the highest was the 8th grade with a class average of 88%.  Keaton Van Housen scored a . . . read more

STORM WRESTLERS WIN CRC TOURNAMENT!

February 5, 2016

High Plains Community Wrestlers Win CRC Tournament   The Storm wrestlers won the Crossroads Conference wrestling meet on Thursday, The team scored 144 points out scoring 2 nd place East Butler by 24 points, every member of . . . read more

Parent Teacher Conferences on February 8th

Activity Sponsors will have practice after school at 1:30 and will not be available for conferences directly at 2:00

January 29, 2016

Parent teacher conferences will be held at the  Polk and Clarks sites on February 8th from 2 p.m. until 8 p.m.  We will have no school the following day.  Conferences for elementary students in Polk will be held in the 4th and . . . read more

High Plains Community Schools Adopts New Sportsmanship Policy

November 11, 2015

8.5                                     SPORTSMANSHIP, ETHICS, AND . . . read more

HPC YEARBOOK WANTS YOUR HELP WITH AWESOME HPC PHOTOS!

USE THE REPLAYIT APP!

October 2, 2015

Do you take great photos?   Get your face in the yearbook with ReplayIt.  With ReplayIt, you can see and share photos all year long. Upload your pictures for the yearbook staff to view and use in the 2016 yearbook!  . . . read more

HPC is hosting Community Coffees in Hordville, Polk, and Clarks

September 26, 2015

High Plains Community Schools is hosting community coffees in Hordville, Polk, and Clarks.  Community members are invited to the HPC Community coffees where the HPC Administration team will share important HPC news as well as a few of . . . read more

HIGH PLAINS COMMUNITY SCHOOLS - NOVEMBER NEWSLETTER

September 23, 2015

CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW TO VIEW THE NOVEMBER 2016 HIGH PLAINS COMMUNITY SCHOOLS NEWSLETTER   N OVEMBER   NEWSLETTER     read more

HPC ACT SCORES WELL ABOVE STATE AND NATIONAL AVERAGE

August 25, 2015

Listed below are the ACT results for HPC students from the 2014-2015 school year along with the state average.                  SUBJECT              . . . read more

POWERSCHOOL PARENT LOGIN

August 22, 2015

As part of their latest upgrade, Powerschool is now requiring a ONE TIME parent account registration in order to view student grades.  Attached is a set of directions that will walk you through setting up a parent account to view . . . read more

HPC BACK TO SCHOOL BASH HIGHLIGHTS!

August 3, 2015

Check out the picture and video highlights from Back to School Night held on August 24th, 2015!  Thanks Storm Nation for your support and pride in our school!  We had over 700 people attend the HPC Back to School . . . read more

K-12 STUDENT HANDBOOK AND ACTIVITIES HANDBOOK

July 21, 2015

HIGH PLAINS COMMUNITY 2018-2019 K-12 HANDBOOK CLICK HERE     HIGH PLAINS COMMUNITY 2018-2019 ACTIVITIES HANDBOOK CLICK HERE   read more

2015-2016 High Plains Community School Calendar

June 24, 2015

The 2015-2016 High Plains Community Schools Calendar is attached.  School will start on Monday, August 17th!   See you then!   2015-2016 HPC CALENDAR read more

2015-2016 K-5/MS Supply List

May 27, 2015

Click Here for K-5 Supply List Click Here for MS Supply List read more

Middle School Outdoor Education

April 26, 2015

The HPMS enjoyed a day at Bader Park learning some outdoor skills.  A big thank you to Tammy and Scott Stuhr from the Merrick County Extension office and Outdoor U for planning and implementing such amazing outdoor experiences.  The . . . read more

SPRING CONCERTS SCHEDULED AT HPC!

April 16, 2015

High Plains Community Schools Spring Vocal and Instrumental Concerts have been scheduled for the end of April!  The elementary spring concert will be held on Monday, April 20th at 7:00 p.m. in Clarks with the Middle School / High School . . . read more

HPC HALL OF FAME NOMINATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED!

NOMINATIONS DUE FEBRUARY 5th, 2016

April 14, 2015

High Plains Community Schools  2016 Hall of Fame Class   The rich history of the schools and communities that make up High Plains Community Schools is something that should be celebrated and remembered.  . . . read more

HPC Student Awarded Honor

April 8, 2015

Congratulations to Hannah Person for writing an award winning essay!  After winning at the regional level last year, her essay now has now received a medal and recognition from the State of Nebraska DAR ("Daughters of the American . . . read more

Frankie Anderson Camp Scholarship

March 27, 2015

Through the Frankie Lyn Anderson Memorial Fund, scholarships for students interested in attending a camp of their choosing are available to students of High Plains Community Schools who will be entering grades 9-12.  Applications . . . read more

HPC QUALIFIES THREE FOR STATE SPEECH!

March 19, 2015

Three HPC students are Kearney bound after their performances at the District D1-1 competition held at Meridian on Tuesday, March 17.     Senior Hannah Person clinched a state spot after earning 2nd in Informative Speaking . . . read more

7th and 8th Grade A.R. Readers Celebrate!

March 18, 2015

The 6th, 7th, and 8th grade reading students who achieved 100% of their AR reading goal were treated to cupcakes at the end of the quarter.  Students were given the freedom to frost and decorate to their hearts content.  Here is . . . read more

PERSON AND HENDRICKS MEDAL AT CONFERENCE SPEECH

February 26, 2015

Two speech team members earned high rankings at the Crossroads Conference Speech Meet on February 25 in Meridian.     Senior Hannah Person earned 1st place in informative speaking with her speech on Dr. Seuss.  In . . . read more

The Giving Tree

December 23, 2014

High Plains seniors wanted to do something that would make a difference, and that is exactly what they did.  At the beginning of the quarter, five seniors that were a part of the senior seminar program where challenged to come up with . . . read more

Making a difference one letter at a time.

December 15, 2014

It is strange to think how writing a letter can make such a world of difference, but, to some, it does.  And this quarter, five senior students from High Plains Community Schools are discovering just how powerful a letter can be.  . . . read more

Middle School Wrestling Starts Season Strong

November 16, 2014

Thursday, November 13 th the High Plains Middle School began the wrestling season with a tournament at Sandy Creek.  All wrestlers gained valuable knowledge and experience in the first tournament of the season. The middle school . . . read more

High Plains Storm Volleyball and the Team Jack Foundation Ask For Your Winning Set Donation

Chalking up a 'W' is worth more this season!

October 2, 2014

High Plains Storm Volleyball has teamed up with the Team Jack Foundation this volleyball season.  Each set that the HPC Volleyball team wins can lead to a donation to the Team Jack Foundation to help the fight against pediatric brain . . . read more

STORM MIDDLE SCHOOL FOOTBALL MOVES TO 3-1

October 1, 2014

The High Plains-Osceola Middle School football team defeated Fillmore Central 42-16 Monday, September 29 th in Clarks. The Storm defense shut down the much larger Panthers early in the game and a couple of long offensive drives gave High . . . read more

MS FOOTBALL RUNS RECORD TO 2-1

by 8th Grade Marketing Class | September 25, 2014

The High Plains-Osceola middle school football team ran their record to 2-1 with a 24-14 victory at East Butler on September 22. The Storm got off to a fast start scoring all their points in the first half. A long run by Keaton Van Housen . . . read more

HPC SOFTBALL GAME SCHEDULE CHANGES

August 15, 2014

The following games were incorrectly listed on the HPC Sports Calendars Poster and trifold wallet schedule.  Listed below are the games with correct locations:   September 4th        @ . . . read more

2017-2018 Elementary & Middle School Supply List

May 28, 2014

The following standardized supply list is for all elementary & middle school students in the High Plains Community School District. The supplies listed have been determined as the necessary materials for each student to have in order . . . read more

THE HPC-TV ARCHIVES SITE

May 26, 2014

HPC-TV had another great year producing live shows and activites. Check out the last few episodes of HPC-TV to help you through the summer rerun season.  HPC-TV will be back this fall with new episodes and live broadcasts of featured . . . read more

Spring Academic All-State

May 12, 2014

Congratulations to the following HPC students for being selected as Spring Academic All-State Honorees: Boys Track:  Trey Engel and Cale Harless Girls Track:  Danielle Shenk and Jami Ostberg Golf:  Andrew . . . read more

WALKING WEDNESDAY

April 15, 2014

“WALKING WEDNESDAY” APRIL 30th   The High Plains Wellness Team is extending an invitation to all members of the Hordville, Polk and Clarks communities to join the students and staff of High Plains in “Walking . . . read more

HPC Middle Schoolers Deliver Valentines to GI Veteran's Home

February 10, 2014

The High Plains Middle School Student Senate partnered with the residents from The Villa to make over 200 valentines for the Veteran's Home residents in Grand Island.  Many of the middle school students helped to complete the . . . read more

MIDDLE SCHOOL MAGIC

December 17, 2013

The HPC Middle School made magic happen for at least 40 children who might not otherwise have a gift for Christmas.  A penny war raged amongst the 6th, 7th, and 8th graders for a week.  During the course of that time $650 was . . . read more

MIDDLE SCHOOL QUIZ BOWL 2nd AT CRC!

December 1, 2013

Middle School Quiz Bowl Runner-Up at Conference        The middle school quiz bowl team competed in the conference quiz bowl tournament on Wednesday, November, 27th in Dorchester.  The middle school . . . read more

HEARTLAND HOOPS CLASSIC TICKETS ON SALE!

November 15, 2013

Don't forget to buy your tickets for the Heartland Hoops Classic. Tickets for the eight games in a day-long session that starts at 9:00 a.m. are $16 for adults and $8 for students.   You can purchase tickets at the Heartland Events . . . read more

NASB SEEKS PATRON INPUT IN SUPERINTENDENT HIRING PROCESS

PATRON MEETING WITH NASB ON DECEMBER 5th @ 6 PM IN POLK HIGH SCHOOL GYM

November 14, 2013

The NASB Superintendent Search Committee values the input from the patrons and parents of High Plains Community Schools.  The NASB hiring process will include a community meeting with patrons of our district.  In addition,  a . . . read more

Middle School 7th Graders Team Up With Preschoolers!

November 6, 2013

The 7th grade reading students pair up with the preschoolers once a week for story time. Each Tuesday, the 7th graders head down to the preschool room and partner with a child for reading buddies.  A ten minute read aloud time builds . . . read more

MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENT SENATE SELLING STORM WRISTBANDS

November 6, 2013

The High Plains Middle School Student Senate is selling HPC STORM wristbands for $1.  They are available from the MS office if anyone is interested in purchasing one. Go STORM! read more

NEW HPC WEBSITE CALENDAR

October 14, 2013

The HPC Website's Calendar feature has been updated and is available for viewing.  Click on the calendar button on the top right of the main HPC webpage.  The calendar will feature school events throughout the year.  You can . . . read more

HPC WINS JUDGES VOTE FOR YORK NEWS TIMES

October 3, 2013

High Plains Community Schools and HPC-TV have won the York News Times Judges vote for their spirit video.  HPC's Fine Arts program will receive a check for $500 dollars.   read more

2nd Semester Distance Learning Courses - Central Community College

September 23, 2013

The following courses will be offered Dual Credit from HPC and Central Community College for the 2nd semester of the 2013-2014 school year.  If a JUNIOR OR SENIOR is interested in taking one of these courses please contact Mr. Hudson. . . . read more

SLOW HOME INTERNET CONCERNS

September 20, 2013

It has come to the attention of the administration at HPC that there have been issues with slow internet speeds when students take their laptops home after school.  We are currently in contact with the ESU's computer staff and the . . . read more

HPC MARCHING BAND TO STATE FAIR!

August 23, 2013

The High Plains Community Marching Band will be performing at the Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island on Monday, August 26th at 11:45 a.m.  The marching band, under the direction of Mr. Quentin Zeller, will be making their 2013-2014 . . . read more

Family Game Night

January 31, 2013

Who:   All current K-5 students and their parents. (No other siblings please.)  All students must be accompanied by an adult.  This is a special time for you and your child! When:   Monday, February . . . read more

Financial Aid Night Presented by the EducationQuest Foundation

November 5, 2012

A financial aid planning night will be held at Central City High School on Thursday, Nov. 15th at 7:00 p.m.  The event will be held in the Central City Performing Arts Center.  This free presentation is designed to help juniors and . . . read more

Veterans Day Program

October 30, 2012

Monday, November 12th, @ 9:00   at High Plains Community Middle School Clarks read more

HPC Blood Drive - October 24th

9 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

October 8, 2012

High Plains Community Schools and the American Red Cross will be hosting a blood drive in the high school on October 24th, 2013.  The blood drive will be held in the high school gym and will run from 9 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Blood donors . . . read more

High Plains High School October Students of the Month

October 1, 2012

High Plains Community Schools is proud to announce that the following students have earned the title of "Students of the Month" for October 2012. Senior: Kyle B. Junior: Cale B. Sophomore: Cheyenne D. Freshman: . . . read more

2012-2013 High Plains Class Schedule

High School & Middle School

August 8, 2012

Click link below to view the 2012-2013 High Plains Class Schedules for High School and Middle School.         2012-2013 HIGH SCHOOL SCHEDULE 2012-2013 MIDDLE SCHOOL SCHEDULE read more

Coordinated School Health Training Grant

April 27, 2012

High Plains Community receives$2,500 grant for Coordinated School Health training. Coach Norm Manstedt and several members of the High Plains Community Wellness Committee have just completed fifty-six hours of training from the . . . read more

Congratulations State Speech Qualifiers!

March 20, 2012

STATE SPEECH QUALIFIERS! Congratulations are due to senior Mackenzie Stevens  and junior Emily Kuhn on qualifying for the state speech tournament!   This meet will be held at the University of Nebraska KEARNEY this Friday, . . . read more

Winter Academic All-State Honors

March 19, 2012

Congratulations to the following students for being recognized for NSAA Academic All-State honors for the winter activity season:  Garrett Sharman – Wrestling  Cara Demers – Girls Basketball . . . read more

The Kindergarten entrance date has changed.

February 27, 2012

The Kindergarten entrance date has changed.  If you have a child who will be attending Kindergarten during the 2012-2013 school year, please read: Section 79-214 of LB1006 requires that a child must be five years of age on or . . . read more

Option Enrollment Procedure Change

February 15, 2012

At the regular February board meeting of the High Plains Community Schools, the board of education passed a resolution to adhere to the March 15 deadline for option enrollment applications.      First, a bit of background on . . . read more

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