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    WELLS FARGO TEACHES SHS STUDENTS ABOUT PERSONAL FINANCE -- Over 450 students had the opportunity to work with Wells Fargo team members, learning about the importance of Financial Education and Establishing Credit.

    WELLS FARGO TEACHES SHS STUDENTS ABOUT PERSONAL FINANCE -- Over 450 students had the opportunity to work with Wells Fargo team members, learning about the importance of Financial Education and Establishing Credit.

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    SURFACE PROS IN THE HANDS OF SHS TEACHERS -- Omaha South teachers were trained on 10/9 by Microsoft representatives to use technology devices to help enhance and improve student engagement in the classroom.

    SURFACE PROS IN THE HANDS OF SHS TEACHERS -- Omaha South teachers were trained on 10/9 by Microsoft representatives to use technology devices to help enhance and improve student engagement in the classroom.

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    Congratulations to Maricruz Mora-Becerra - selected as the Runza Student of the Week! See the video!

    Congratulations to Maricruz Mora-Becerra - selected as the Runza Student of the Week! See the video!

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    Congratulations to Maya Northcutt for taking 8th place at Girls Golf Districts and qualifying for the State competition - a Packer first!

    Congratulations to Maya Northcutt for taking 8th place at Girls Golf Districts and qualifying for the State competition - a Packer first!

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    LUVABULLS HEADED TO THE SUGAR BOWL -- Click to read more at the WOWT website! And Support the Luvabulls via GoFundMe

    LUVABULLS HEADED TO THE SUGAR BOWL -- Click to read more at the WOWT website! And Support the Luvabulls via GoFundMe

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    Congrats to the Girl's Cross Country Team who were Second in Their District and qualified for State Cross Country. Additional congratulations for Trevor Ramsdell who also qualified for State!

    Congrats to the Girl's Cross Country Team who were Second in Their District and qualified for State Cross Country. Additional congratulations for Trevor Ramsdell who also qualified for State!

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    South High JROTC Raider Team at Leavenworth Kansas 3rd Overall out 16 Regional Teams, 1st place Fitness, 1st place Obstacle Course, 2nd place 10k Run, 3rd place Rope Bridge, 3rd place Gauntlet, 3rd place Litter Course.

    South High JROTC Raider Team at Leavenworth Kansas 3rd Overall out 16 Regional Teams, 1st place Fitness, 1st place Obstacle Course, 2nd place 10k Run, 3rd place Rope Bridge, 3rd place Gauntlet, 3rd place Litter Course.

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    Oct 23rd - Lenovo presented Omaha South with technology devices that will allow our Academy of Finance and Academy of Information Technology teachers to work with students in developing apps around finance and technology. Omaha South teachers Lana Yager and Lucas Hartman, School Board Member Anthony Vargas, Lenovo Team Members, and National Academy Foundation members talked with students about opportunities that technology allows them to pursue. Omaha South was the only school in the Midwest to be selected to participate in this initiative.

    Oct 23rd - Lenovo presented Omaha South with technology devices that will allow our Academy of Finance and Academy of Information Technology teachers to work with students in developing apps around finance and technology. Omaha South teachers Lana Yager and Lucas Hartman, School Board Member Anthony Vargas, Lenovo Team Members, and National Academy Foundation members talked with students about opportunities that technology allows them to pursue. Omaha South was the only school in the Midwest to be selected to participate in this initiative.

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    Congratulations to Lana Yager AIM Tech Celebration 2015 Tech Educator Award Winner

    Congratulations to Lana Yager AIM Tech Celebration 2015 Tech Educator Award Winner

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    South JROTC Marksmanship Teams finish 1st place in both Varsity and Junior Varsity league matches.

    South JROTC Marksmanship Teams finish 1st place in both Varsity and Junior Varsity league matches.

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    Fashion Design 5-6 students Terry Spevak and model Sahsha Lovermi, display dress made by Terry at Omaha Fashion Week in August 2015 See more about it on the OPS Focal Point "A Focus on the Fine Arts"

    Fashion Design 5-6 students Terry Spevak and model Sahsha Lovermi, display dress made by Terry at Omaha Fashion Week in August 2015 See more about it on the OPS Focal Point "A Focus on the Fine Arts"

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    Congratulations to Gage Kresl, Tyler Julich, Jonah Schmipf, and Miguel Mayorga who placed in the Central High School Chess Tournament

    Congratulations to Gage Kresl, Tyler Julich, Jonah Schmipf, and Miguel Mayorga who placed in the Central High School Chess Tournament

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    South High Staff continue their annual tradition of raising money for the Goodfellows charity. See the Omaha World Herald article --> Click Here

    South High Staff continue their annual tradition of raising money for the Goodfellows charity. See the Omaha World Herald article --> Click Here

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    Congratulations to Maricruz Mora-Becerra for being selected as Complete Athlete University's Complete Athlete of the Month! Click Here to read the article.

    Congratulations to Maricruz Mora-Becerra for being selected as Complete Athlete University's Complete Athlete of the Month! Click Here to read the article.

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    Congratulations to Mr. Barratt, who received the Theater Educator Award at the 2016 Nebraska Thespian Society Festival and to the SHS Thespian Troupe who was selected to represent the state of Nebraska at the 2016 International Thespian Society Festival this summer!

    Congratulations to Mr. Barratt, who received the Theater Educator Award at the 2016 Nebraska Thespian Society Festival and to the SHS Thespian Troupe who was selected to represent the state of Nebraska at the 2016 International Thespian Society Festival this summer!

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    Congratulations to Venessa Rodriguez for receiving a 2016 Nebraska Young Artist Award!

    Congratulations to Venessa Rodriguez for receiving a 2016 Nebraska Young Artist Award!

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    Congratulations to the Lady Packer Powerlifting Team who took 1st Place at the State Powerlifting Meet in March!

    Congratulations to the Lady Packer Powerlifting Team who took 1st Place at the State Powerlifting Meet in March!

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    Congratulations to Aguek Arop who was selected as the 2016 Nebraska Boys Basketball Gatorade Player of the Year. Click here for details!

    Congratulations to Aguek Arop who was selected as the 2016 Nebraska Boys Basketball Gatorade Player of the Year. Click here for details!

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    Congratulations to the Boys’ Varsity Soccer Team for their win at the Smoky Mountain Cup tournament in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Click Here for more information.

    Congratulations to the Boys’ Varsity Soccer Team for their win at the Smoky Mountain Cup tournament in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Click Here for more information.

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    Congratulations to Alex Esparza for earning a Best-in-Show award in the Bellevue University art competition with his work, "Controversial Figure".

    Congratulations to Alex Esparza for earning a Best-in-Show award in the Bellevue University art competition with his work, "Controversial Figure".

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    South High Filmmaking students earned awards at the 2016 Elkhorn Valley Film and Media Conference this past weekend. Isabel Garcia, John Coate, and Victor Barron-Zuinga took 3rd place in the High School Short category, Paola Corona took 2nd place in the High School Art/Experimental category, and Julianna Rodriguez won 1st place in both the High School Art/Experimental and High School Short Film Categories. Their winning films can be seen on the South High Film Studies & Production YouTube channel. Click Here

    South High Filmmaking students earned awards at the 2016 Elkhorn Valley Film and Media Conference this past weekend. Isabel Garcia, John Coate, and Victor Barron-Zuinga took 3rd place in the High School Short category, Paola Corona took 2nd place in the High School Art/Experimental category, and Julianna Rodriguez won 1st place in both the High School Art/Experimental and High School Short Film Categories. Their winning films can be seen on the South High Film Studies & Production YouTube channel. Click Here

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    Congratulations to Mr. Tripp and Mr. Weisser who received 2016 Alice Buffett Outstanding Teacher Awards!

    Congratulations to Mr. Tripp and Mr. Weisser who received 2016 Alice Buffett Outstanding Teacher Awards!

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