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

Schedule of Year-End Events

The busy days of year-end high school events is here! 

Check out the Chadron Public Schools Activity Calendar for all K-12 activities.

Here's a quick list of some of the high school programs:

Chadron High School Ranks #6 Best School In Nebraska for 2019

We're proud to announce that Chadron High School ranks as the #6 'Best High School' in Nebraska for 2019 according to the newest release of the U.S. News & World Report rankings.

HS Sports Physicals - Thursday, May 2nd at 7:00am

The High School sports physicals are scheduled for Thursday, May 2, 2019 at 7am in the High School Gym/locker room area.  

CHS Graduation - May 11 @ 1:00p in the CHS Gym

Class of 2019Graduation Date: May 11, 20191:00pmChadron High School Gymnasium
Class Colors: Black, Red & SilverClass Flower: White RoseClass Song: "On My Way" by Phil CollinsClass Motto: "We grew together - now it is our freedom to go our separate ways and give what we can to the world." ~Unknown

Vocal Concerts - Tuesday, April 30th

We hope you can join us for our spring concerts on Tuesday, April 30th!  The recent weather has created some changes, here is the update:

Tuesday, April 30th in the HS Auditorium

6:00p - Grades 7-12 Choirs including: 

  • 7/8th Choir
  • HS Choir
  • Cedar Street Singers

7:00p - Show Choirs

Fine Arts Planning Meeting May 1st

Everyone is invited to join us in a yearly strategic planning meeting for the K-12 Fine Arts program. 
Fine Arts Vision/Strategic Planning Meeting Wednesday, May 1, 2019 in Central Office Conference Room @ 5:30 PM.  Everyone welcome to attend.  ~Dr. Winchester, CPS Superintendent

Last Day of School Moved to May 24th

Like many school districts in Nebraska affected by blizzards or floods, Chadron Public Schools will extend the school year by three days.

Dental Hygienist Visit

(Submitted by CHS Senior, Mackenzie Scoggan)
On March 27th the Anatomy and Physiology class took a trip down to Main Street Dental. There we met with Kiya Stack. She talked to us about the occupation, the education needed, along with a tour of the office. She also showed us machinery that is used that helps detect any problems a patient may have.
Kiya explained the occupation very well. She described that any and all dental work is interesting and
always entertaining. Dental hygienists use many types of tools to do their job. They clean and polish

Support Nebraska Flood Relief Efforts with I❤️PublicSchools T-Shirt Purchase

Help raise $10,000 to support Nebraska Flood Relief EffortsThrough sales of our Nebraska Strong shirts, we've raised nearly $10,000 to support The American Red Cross of Nebraska and Southwest Iowa flood relief efforts.

It's no surprise Nebraskans have stepped up for our communities and we've been overwhelmed by the support of this fundraiser. With your help, we'll reach our new goal of raising $10,000 for relief efforts.

Advanced Biology Conduct Turtle Dissection

(Submitted by CHS Sophomore, Jameson Margetts)
On Monday, April 1st, the students of Mr. Bradley’s Advanced Biology class took part in a turtle
dissection. After the students completed their chapter on reptiles, they split up into groups of two or three
and dissected a painted turtle. The students began by examining the external anatomy of the turtle. This
included the feeling the dorsal shell, exploring the mouth and its organs, and counting how many scutes

Chadron High FFA Excels at State!

FFA celebrates team and individual accolades at state convention. Chadron FFA had 14 teams qualify at districts during the school year earning 30 students the right to complete at state convention in Lincoln April 2nd -5th.
Team Placings:

FBLA Qualifies Six For Nationals!


Grace Sorenson, Mande Wollesen, Jameson Margetts - Emerging Business Issues - 2nd out of 21 TeamsPatrick Rust, Shawn Garvin - Management Information Systems - 3rd out of 10 teamsMicah Stouffer - Business Law - 4th out of 212 Students

Award Winners

Five Students Qualify for National History Day Competition

CHS National History Day
National History Day is an educational program devoted to the learning of history.  Last fall, students chose a topic related to the annual theme (“Triumph and Tragedy”). and conducted extensive research using both primary and secondary sources.  After analyzing and drawing conclusions about their topics’ significance in history, they presented their work in an original project. The district contest was held March 1st at Chadron State College and on April 6th, the state competition was held in Lincoln.

Nebraska Social Studies Standards Survey

What do you think our students should know about social studies?  
The Nebraska Department of Education has released a draft of the Nebraska Social Studies Standards and would love to hear from you!  The standards provide the framework for what students are expected to know about social studies, and your feedback will help make improvements to the standards before they are adopted.  The survey should take less than ten minutes to complete for each grade level selected.    

Free Suicide Prevention Training - April 3rd @ CMS

Become a QPR GatekeeperLearnQPR for Suicide Prevention

          QPR is not intended to be a form of counseling or treatment.           QPR is intended to offer hope through positive action.           QPR is intended to teach those who are in a position to recognize
the warning                            signs, clues and suicidal communications  of people in
trouble to ACT                     vigorously to prevent a possible tragedy.

Anatomy & Physiology Class Tours Occupational Therapy

(Submitted by CHS Senior, Taurie Pourier)
On March 19th the Anatomy and Physiology class took a trip to the Occupational Therapy department in
the hospital. There we met with the occupational therapist Maddi Nitsch. She talked to us about the
occupation, the education needed, along with a tour around her office. She also showed us many tools

National Honor Society - Spring Induction

On March 25th, the Chadron High School National Honor Society inducted it's newest members.  Congratulations to: Kaitlyn Jensen, Dawn Dunbar, Levi Glines, Emily Beye, Alexis Conboy, Jameson Margetts, Dallas Kelso, Kennady Stack, Madeline Pelton and Madisyn Hamar!
Spring Inductees