Chadron High School

901 Cedar Street
Chadron, Nebraska 69337
(308) 432-0707
(308) 432-0723

Daily School Schedule

Regular Dismissal

7:50AM - 3:15PM

1:30 Dismissal

7:50AM - 1:30PM

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Mr. Jerry Mack
High School Principal

NHS Inducts Seven New Members

The Chadron High School National Honor Society inducted seven new members on Monday, April 13th!

Spring Inductees:  
Toni Doescher, Hannah Jamison, Emily Mills, Brooke Roes, Danielle Johnson, Spencer Margetts, and Greta Welch.

2014-15 NHS Officers:
  President: Veronica Parish
  Vice President:  Aaron Gaswick
  Secretary:  Alaina Riesen
  Treasurer:  Trace Strotheide

FBLA Brings Home Hardware!

Chadron High junior, Allie Johnson qualifies for the FBLA National Leadership Conference which will be held in Chicago this summer!

Business Communications (National Qualifying Event)
Allie Johnson - 3rd out of 690 competitors

Who's Who In Nebraska FBLA
Allie Johnson

Keyboarding Knowledge (354 competitors)
Hunter Hawk - 1st

Spelling (492 competitors)
Greta Welch - 3rd
Spencer Margetts - Honorable Mention Top 4%

Kiwanis Honors Program - April 16th

Kiwanis Honors Program

The 57th Annual Kiwanis Honors Program has been changed to April 16th at 1:40pm in the high school Auditorium.  Students who will be recognized will be receiving a postcard invitation in the mail from the Kiwanis organization. Students can also check the high school guidance office window for the full list of students.

Kiwanis annually recognizes students who possess a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or higher (or seniors on the Gold Honor Roll for the each of the first three quarters of this year).

CHS Expands Music Offerings!

We are excited to announce that Chadron High School will be expanding music offerings to students!

Vacuum Packing Students??

"Vacuum Packing Students in CHS???"    ...April Fools!

Badres Andres experiences atmospheric pressure inside a trash bag.  Badres was one of 10 chemistry students that experienced the effects of "vacuum packing".  We are accustom to the atmospheric pressure in our everyday life but this "demo" allows the students to feel what atmospheric pressure is all about!!  Don't be shocked if your 2nd semester chemistry students wants to "vacuum pack" his/her siblings or parents.

Eight Cardinals Recognized as NCPA All-State

Congratulations to our NCPA Academic All-State students!

Each year the Nebraska School Activities Association and the Nebraska Chiropractic Physicians Association recognize students who have been nominated by their schools, based on their individual academic excellence, leadership and significant contributions made to their NSAA activity. To earn this recognition, students must be a member of a varsity team and maintain a 3.7 or higher GPA.

Chadron High School Winter Activities
Boys Basketball:

CSC Scholastic Results

Chadron High School Finished 2nd in the 2015 Chadron State College Scholastic Day Contest!
Division III Top Three Teams

  1. 17.188  St. Thomas More
  2. 12.960  Chadron
  3. 8.551    Kimball

Students scoring in the top 25% are listed with Top 3 finishers highlighted.

American History
   1st - Andrew Smith
   2nd - Greg McCallum

Advanced Mathematics
   10th - Alex Westerbuhr

Business Management Decision Making
   6th - Makenzy Petty

CHS State Testing Schedule

The testing season is here!
At the high school level every freshman, sophomore, and junior will take standardized tests in the core subjects of Math, Reading, Language Arts (Writing for juniors), and Science.  Here's the schedule for this year.
Feb 3 - NeSA Writing (juniors)
Mar 30 - MAPs (freshman) postponed to Apr 15Mar 31 - MAPs (freshman) postponed to Apr 16Apr 1 - MAPs (sophomores)Apr 2 - MAPs (sophomores)
Apr 7 - MAPs (sophomore make-ups)

CHS Students Visit Career & Technical Campuses

(Submitted by CHS Guidance Office,
On Tuesday, March 17th CHS a group of 30 10th - 12th graders went on a three campus tour of WNCC's career and technical campus offerings.  We started the day in Alliance at the WNCC Power and Line Campus.  We learned that power and linemen not only make an amazing salary, but are going to be in high demand in the job market for the next 10 years due to retirements in the fields.    

Anatomy & Physiology Dissects Hearts

(Submitted by CHS Senior, Alea Brierly)
In Mr. Bradley’s third block anatomy and physiology class, we have been learning about the anatomy and physiology of the cardiovascular system. Along with the blood typing lab, we dissected a pig heart. We have been reading and listening to lectures about how the heart works, the different valves and vessels, the circulation but there’s no better way to learn then to dissect something and see it for yourself.

More State Qualifying ...Speech Sends Three!!

Chadron High School qualifies three for the State Speech Contest!

The B-6 District Speech contest was held Monday, March 15th in Paxton. Teams competing with Chadron included Gering, Ogallala, Gothenburg, Sidney, McCook, Valentine and Alliance. To qualify for State, competitors must finish within the top 3 of their event. 

No School Wednesday, March 18th

There will be no school this Wednesday, March 18th due to Teacher Inservice Day. 

Free Lunch During ACT Test Prep Program

(Submitted by the CHS Guidance Office)
Note: The deadline to sign up online for the April ACT is March 13th!

During the months of March and April we will continue to pilot a brand new ACT prep program which takes place every Tuesday during lunch. Throughout our lunch prep program, we will prep all sections (English, Math, Science, and Reading) of the ACT as well as cover many apps available to help students study using the school assigned iPads.  

Anatomy and Physiology Class Dissection

(Submitted by CHS Junior, Murphy Churchill)Students in Mr. Bradley's Anatomy and Physiology class recently have stepped into the world of dissection.

FFA Competes in Kimball

FFA members compete in Kimball district contest
Senior Livestock judging:  Placing fourth overall earning a blue ribbon Lanie Reisen
Junior Livestock judging: Earning blue ribbons and placing 4th and 6th place respectively are Beau and Drew Jersild.

Chadron Headed to State Part II

The Chadron Boys Basketball Team is headed to State!  On Monday, March 3rd Chadron defeated Ainsworth for the C1-6 District Title winning 62-51.

Chadron Girl's Basketball Qualifies for State!

Congratulations to the Girl's Basketball team for qualifying for the State Basketball Tournament in Lincoln!!!

Anatomy and Physiology Class Update

(Submitted by CHS Junior, Mikaela Hastings)Mr. Bradley's third block anatomy and physiology class has been learning the ends and outs of the body from day one in class. From body growth on a cellular level, to the function of whole organ systems and how they work in the body, the anatomy class has been immersed in material about the human body in hopes to obtain knowledge that will carry them through their college careers, and the rest of their lives.

Culinary Class Makes Over 600 Cupcakes

The Culinary Arts II class just completed their annual gourmet cupcake fundraiser. 

Once again it was a huge success, 640 cupcakes were prepared and sold. All proceeds help fund the classes annual trip to Denver this spring. Gourmet flavors this year included: Andes Mint, Salted Caramel, Butterfinger and Raspberry Filled Wedding Cake. 

Thank you to all who supported this fundraiser.

CHS Wrestler's Medals include a State Champion!

Willy Cogdill Celebrates!
The Chadron High wrestlers concluded their season last weekend in Omaha during the Nebraska State Wrestling Tournament.

Willy Cogdill Class B 182lb State Champion!

Tanner Kickland - 3rd Place 220lb

Joe Ritzen - 6th Place 120lb

Daniel Goings - Qualifier
Alex Fritzler - Qualifier