LEMS track meet at Glenrock has been cancelled. We are working on a make-up meet next week and will let parents know once we have confirmation.
MS Track in Glenrock for Saturday April 17th has been cancelled.
The phones in the district don't appear to be working. We will be watching the district and LEMS pages for messages from parents. Sorry about the inconvenience!
There will be a Girl Scout presentation at LEMS tonight (Wednesday the 14th) at 5:30 in the LEMS Commons. Girls will be bringing home an informational flyer tonight. The target age group is kindergarten and first grade, but all girls are welcome!
The yearbook staff wants to let you know that time is running out to order a 2021 Tiger yearbook. Orders will be placed with the publisher on April 30, so your student’s order must be received by Friday, April 30, 2021. The price is $35.00 which includes free name stamping. Icons are $4 each and students may order up to five icons. We will only order the exact number of copies that students have ordered, so to place your order, return your form to Miss Baker and remember that you do not need to pay until your student checks out of school. Thank you for your order!
🚨Attention Lusk Middle School Parents 🚨 We are WY-TOPP testing on April 21, 22, and 27 If your child is going to be gone any of these 3 days please, please let us know so we can make alternate plans!! Thank you!!!
Middle School Primetimers of the Week March 29-April 1 J. Lyons: Kyra Willey Wasson: Dylan Emmons Fullmer: Paris Santistevan L. Lyons: Marleigh Smith KVB: Tessa Manning Reed: Chance Hughes Primetimers of the week are recognized for their outstanding work ethic, kindness, respectfulness, and responsibility!!
Niobrara County FBLA competed virtually at State this year due to weather and restrictions. State testing results were released this week and our chapter is proud to announce that senior, Chance Richardson place 2nd in Security and Investments. This will allow him to compete at the national level in June. Freshman, Phoebe Allbright place 3rd in Introduction to FBLA, she will also have the opportunity to compete at Nationals in June. The results for the projects Niobrara County FBLA members submitted will be released on May 5th at the State Spring Celebration. Congratulations to Chance and Phoebe, way to represent Niobrara County!
We will be holding a forum to discuss moving middle school to the high school on Thursday, April 8th at 6:00 in the high school auditorium. This forum is open to the public.
Last Thursday the Niobrara County FCCLA Chapter competed at the State Convention in Cheyenne, WY. The students did extremely well and supported each other when they were not competing. Marina Sherwood placed first in Job Interview, Phoebe Allbright placed first in Leadership, Melody ZumBrunnen placed first in Fashion Construction, and Hattie Nelson had a very high score on her Career Investigation Portfolio but just missed the top two. Jaden Stauffer, Adelle DesEnfants and Dalton Larson will compete virtually in April for their projects. Congratulations to all of them, they did great!
Mr. Lyons' Public Service Announcement Academy Awards Videos can be found at the following link! 8th Grade 1st Place-Nathan Fish 2nd Place-Christina Munoz & Jaylah Cummins 7th Grade 1st Place-Raven Dinorog 2nd Place-Corbin Matthews & Michael Daniels Find the videos here: https://www.facebook.com/luskelementaryandmiddle
P/T Conferences tonight and tomorrow from 4:00-7:30. Elementary conferences and Lance Creek conferences are by appointment. Middle and high school conferences are drop in throughout both evenings. Please stop in and visit with your child's teachers!
Late Start Tuesday School will start 2 hours late tomorrow (Tuesday, March 16). Buses will run 2 hours late and school in Lusk will start at 10:00. Lance Creek buses will also run 2 hours late. Lance Creek will start at 9:15.
Virtual Day Tomorrow! We will have a virtual day of school tomorrow (Monday, March 15) due to severe winter conditions. Teachers will contact students in the morning via phone or school Gmail to give directions on lessons and assignments. We can count this as a day in school as long as students participate in their classes. This is our first virtual snow day, so please contact us if things aren't working correctly. Mrs. Kasper (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Mr. Kunerth (email@example.com) can help with passwords and technology issues. Lance Creek will have a regular snow day tomorrow. Mrs. Miller will be contacting families ASAP. Stay warm and safe!
LEMS is having our first awards assembly of the year!!! So excited to get to share our kids successes!! We will be celebrating this Friday, March 12th promptly at 12:20 in the gym. Parents are welcome to join us. You will need to check in as you enter the building and all guests will need to sit in the bleachers or stand along the walls of the gym. We will be recognizing Students of the Month, student athletes, Prime Time awards, Math Ninjas, Spelling Bee, attendance, positive behaviors, reading, and several fun surprises!!! Pictures will be posted on the LEMS Facebook page and we will try to go live on Facebook for those who can’t join us.
Clarification: Lance Creek will start 2 hours late from their normal start time. Buses will run 2 hours late. Lusk schools will start at 10.
Niobrara County School District will have a 10am late start Wednesday March 10th.
Niobrara County Schools (LEMS, NCHS and Lance Creek) will have a late start tomorrow. Buses will run 2 hours late. Please keep watching the district web page and Facebook for more information in the morning. HS & MS Chromebook are coming home just in case the roads are too bad for travel.
Music concert tonight at 7pm at the HS Auditorium for all music students 7-12 grade Band and Choir.
Good Luck to wrestlers at state tomorrow in Casper. Good Luck to both boys and girls basketball tomorrow at 2pm. Speech and debate will compete March 11th and 12th, wishing them the best as they get ready for competition. Thanks to all the students, coaches, teachers, staff and parents for a great pep rally. Special thanks to the Booster Club members as they provided snacks to every high school student this week! It was a joy to have the whole district in the gym cheering for the pep rally, look forward to many more! The k-5 students rocked the school song and cheers! Go Tigers!
The pep rally will be aired on the NFHS network starting at 11:40am.
Let's send our girls and boys regional high school basketball players and boys state wrestlers to competition in style! Tomorrow (2/24/21) is our 100th day of school and we will have a district wide pep assembly at 11:40 a.m. at the high school gym! Elementary, middle and high school students will sit on the east side of the gym. Guests are invited to sit on the west side. Guests wishing to attend MUST WEAR MASKS. We are working to get the assembly cast on the NHSF link, but want the community to know those comfortable attending wearing masks can join us at the high school! Since it is our 100th day of school, students and staff will be dressed in "senior" attire. We welcome community in joining us in celebrating our 100th day and in supporting our kids heading to regionals! Go Tigers!!!!
There will be a presentation and community forum regarding the proposed building reconfiguration hosted during the regularly scheduled board meeting Monday February 22 from 6-7 pm at the HS Auditorium.
FBLA members have been busy on Enrichment Friday's with Member's Mentoring. The members spent two Friday's in the gym teaching the elementary students about basketball and healthy snacks.
To: After School Program Families No Family Night tonight (2-11) because of the cold. Also no Friday (2-12) School. From: Miss Fitzgerald and Ms. Cass.
MSBB-B @ Glendo that was scheduled for tonight has been postponed to February 23rd.
LUNCH MENU CHANGE Today's lunch is chili and cinnamon rolls. Tomorrow will be chicken strips.
Food Service Computer Glitch! Please check your student's lunch balance. The systems have not been talking to each other but are fixed now. Call the school if you have questions, please.
Join us Wednesday evening for free pizza and an opportunity to learn more about, and sign kids up for our After School Program. Jan. 6, 2021 LEMS Commons and Gym We will also try to go Live on Facebook, but will record the presentation in case that doesn't work.
The games in Harrison on Saturday will be aired on striv.tv
A slight change to the schedule when Hemingford comes here. They don't have enough to play JV boys so this is the schedule we will use, all games at the high school. 1:00 JV Girls - 2 qts 1:45 V Girls 3:15 V Boys We'll play games right after previous one is complete so times could vary slightly depending on the pace of the games.
There will be no concessions available for the basketball games tomorrow with Crawford, for the wrestling quad on Saturday or for the basketball games vs. Hemingford on Jan. 2. We will re-evaluate concessions situation once we are back in school.
NFHS Link to watch Home games for free. https://www.nfhsnetwork.com/ To watch on the NFHS network you will first need to search for Niobrara County High School. Once you have found our school there will be a list of active or upcoming events to select. Once you select an event you will be asked to register an account with the NFHS network. Once you have an account with them you will be able to watch all events in our gym/field for free. If you want to watch our teams compete at out of town activities you may have to pay a registration fee if the opposing school is not covering the costs of the event. Please direct questions to Ryan Nelson: firstname.lastname@example.org or 307-334-3320
Due to technical issues, NFHS is not broadcasting the Boys basketball games. We are aware of the issue, and are working on trying to resolve the issue. Sorry for any inconvenience this has caused.
Congratulations to our Middle School Wrestlers! They competed in Yoder at the S.E.W.A.C. tournament on November 30th. The boys brought back 6 1st place medals! Great job everyone!
Updated schedule for LEMS girls basketball on Saturday is below. All games will be played at the high school and be aired on the NFHS network. All spectators will be required to wear a mask inside at all times. Spectators must be on a team's guest list to attend. First game will start at 9 am and games will follow after. Lusk B vs. Lingle B Lusk A vs. Lingle A Glenrock B vs. Lingle B Glenrock A vs. Lingle A Lusk B vs. Glenrock B Lusk A vs. Glenrock A
Student council and some extra seniors helped put Christmas lights up at the museum.
Wishing these football players good luck tomorrow night! Go Tigers!!!
Anyone wanting to attend the Football Championships in Southeast on Friday please contact Ryan Nelson @ 307-334-3320 or NelsonR2@lusk.k12.wy.us. There is a limited number of people that are going to be allowed in and we want to make sure everyone who wants in, can. Thank you.
The middle school girls basketball game for tomorrow against Newcastle has been canceled.
Playoff game against Rocky Mountain in Cowley will start at 4pm. We need as much support as possible!!! Hope to see you there!
Playoff Football Game: Niobrara County Tigers vs. Greybull Buffalos Friday, October 30th at 5pm in Lusk. Because this is a WHSAA Playoff game, there will be an admission charge of $5 for adults and $3 for students. There are NO reserved parking spots for playoff games.
Tonight's 7pm concert at the HS is 5-6th grade Band and MS & HS Choirs. No MS or HS Band.
Keep your head up boys!! We will get 'em next time!!
Niobrara County School District #1 asking for photographer proposals/bids for the 2020-2021 school year Please click on or copy this link for more information: https://5il.co/lust
The winners for the 2nd grade home reading log for the month of September is Sophie Skibicki and Avery Johnson.
The winners for the 2nd grade home reading log for the month of September is Sophie Skibicki and Avery Johnson.
Tonight the Aurora Borealis will be visible from Lusk. This is a rare event. To see it: wait until it is fully dark, find the highest place you can (with no hills to block your view) and look north. You should see a green glow on the horizon. To see the full Aurora you need to be in Canada tonight.
Homecoming dance tonight from 8-11pm at the fairgrounds pavilion! Please bring a mask!
Thanks to all the businesses that participated in the window decorations!!! The student council students voted and 3rd place has a tie with Bloomers and Clark and Associates! 2nd place is Allbright’s True Value! 1st place goes to Rawhide Drug! Thanks again for the amazing school spirit and support!!
Unity day today!!! Tonight is game night for high school students, we will start at 6:20pm in the gym and then go outside! Tomorrow is the parade starting at 1:15pm with the pep rally to follow at Washington Park! Feel free to bring a lawn chair to the pep rally! Any businesses that are participating in the parade please contact the high school so we have a count. Can never have too many floats;)
Parent/Teacher Conferences this week, Wednesday 23rd and Thursday 24th, from 4-7:30 pm. If you have a middle school student there is not a scheduled time for your student, just come at your convenience and meet with the teachers in the middle school. Hope to see you there!
For tonight's JV Volleyball games at 5pm, please enter the HS through the main doors by the office because the student parking lot is being re-surfaced. Thank you.
Fun to see every student at the kick off pep rally for Homecoming week!!
T-Shirt give away tonight! The first 4 people to tell Mr. Stuart Larson the School District Motto after the JV volleyball game will get a free shirt! GO TIGERS!
Homecoming will be September 21-26th! Posters with the schedule will be available soon!
Senior night will be Friday night for both volleyball and football. Volleyball games are at 4/5/6pm against Pine Bluffs. Football will start at 7pm. Golf is home hosting teams both Friday and Saturday.
HSVB vs Wright has been moved up to 3pm tomorrow.
Here is a link to Crawford High School's home page, on there you are able to watch the JV/V girls volleyball game tonight starting at 5. cpsrams.org
HS volleyball plays in Crawford, NE tonight and for throwback Thursday we go back to the 2004 volleyball team! #TBT
LEMS has home games for both football and volleyball this week and weekend! Football is at the high school stadium at noon on Friday, August 28th. Volleyball is a quad on Saturday the 29th starting at 10:00 am with 2nd games starting at 2:00. Hope to see you all there!
HSFB vs Greybull is being played at Kelly Walsh in Casper on August 29th. The start time for the game has changed to 1pm.
Here is a link for the Fall 2020 Reopen plan for NCSD1. https://5il.co/j6bc You can also click on Menu, Documents, Fall 2020 Reopening Plan and open the PDF there.
Please take a moment to take the following survey regarding coming back to school this fall: https://bit.ly/3h9mdYz
2019-2020 Niobrara County FBLA National Qualifiers American Enterprise Project-2nd Bryn Bruch Courtney Rowley Abby Kottwitz Business Communication Lucy Ceaglske-3rd Business Law Lucy Ceaglske-1st Community Service Project-2nd Walker Kupke Jasper Caldera Tanner Carpenter Cyber Security Tyler Basile-4th Economic Tyler Basile-1st Intro to Business Presentation-1st Larkin Williams Cooper Stewart Evelyn DesEnfants Intro to Business Walker Kupke-3rd Introduction to Financial Math Walker Kupke-2nd Intro to informational Tech Cooper Stewart-1st Local Annual Chapter Business Report-4th Danni Larson DeAnna West Sales Presentation Jasper Caldera-3rd
The deadline for yearbook orders has been extended to May 29th at Noon by the yearbook company. The cost is $35 with free name stamping. Icons are $4. Call the HS Office 334-3320 or email Miss Baker if you are interested.
It appears Century Link is down for at least several hours. Please let your children know that if they can't get online today, they will be able to make up the work until Monday afternoon. Sorry about the inconvenience! Have a great weekend! Mrs. Kasper and Mr. Garhart
"Be The Light" beginning next Friday, April 17th The lights will be turned on bright at Fullmer Field every Friday night at 8:20 p.m. They will stay on for 20 minutes and the lights on to honor the NCHS Class of 2020! We also want to show our appreciation and honor the medical professionals, law enforcement, and others who are working so hard to keep us safe!
The Senior Trip has been canceled.
Theme days for April 6th thru April 9th Monday - PJ's (school appropriate) Tuesday - Tacos (eat'em, draw'em) Wednesday - Pet Day (pic of you and your pet) Thursday - Tiger Spirit Red/White
Let's kick off NCHS online learning with a little fun. Please participate by submitting pictures to your teachers on each theme day!! Go Tigers!! LEMS please join in the fun!! Schedule of theme days to follow.
Here's a few more pictures from the parade yesterday. Mrs. Miller's phone crashed last night so I'm sad to say we don't have our Manville/Lance Creek pictures except for the one that I remembered to take and one took by a family who greeted us on horseback! Thanks to everyone who shared pictures. There are quite a few more on the LEMS Facebook page!
We were so glad to see many of our students as we drove through town today! What's almost as good as getting to see our students as we drove around town? The amazing officers from the sheriff and police departments making sure we were all safe were awesome! We'll post more pictures from our trip to Manville and Lance Creek tomorrow!
LEMS Families, Man, are we are missing you guys! We are going to be having a staff parade tomorrow (Tuesday, 3/31) at 2:00. See the map attached for our our route! We would love for you to come out and wave to your teachers and other staff! If you are not along the route, feel free to join us anywhere on the route or at the perimeter of LEMS. Please remember to maintain safe social distancing during this time. If you take pictures or videos, please share them to social media using the tag #lusktigerpride or send them to Mrs. Kasper email@example.com! Can't wait to see you all tomorrow!
A website has been created for coordinating the needs of individuals with volunteers that can help. The website is www.niobraraunited.com. It has two buttons: 1) I have a need 2) I’d like to help This is the place to coordinate community needs with community volunteers.
NCSD#1 is looking for a bus driver for the Lance Creek Feeder route. Class C CDL required with School and Passenger Endorsements. Also looking for subs for routes and activity trips. Open until filled. For an application call 334-3793. NCSD#1 is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
A few of you are looking for "Where in the School is Mrs. Kasper." The posts are on the LEMS page. Go to https://www.facebook.com/luskelementaryandmiddle or just look for the Lusk Elementary and Middle School Page.
We are getting ready for next year's kindergarten class and need to know who all is coming. :) Please go to the following link and fill it out if you have a child who will be 5 before September 15th, who you plan on sending to school. Also, please share this with others who might have a kindergartner. Thank you! https://forms.gle/zq1mvRw7drKJP2xD8
The March 23, 2020 NCSD#1 School Board worksession is postponed indefinitely
Parents of current students in Niobrara County School District #1, please fill out this survey on technology ASAP! https://forms.gle/wHnhX7djA6CdFGkB9 Thank you!
Check out the article released by the Niobrara County Hospital District: https://www.apptegy.net/s/news-ncsd/articles/covid-19-update-from-nchd