Dundy County Stratton Public Schools

“Every Day…Every Child…A Success!”



Tuesday, April 22, 2014


Phone: 308-423-2738

Toll Free: 866-463-2738


Lunch Menu:

Tuesday – Turkey Tacos

Wednesday – beef Fritter on a bun

thursday – pizza

friday – chicken gravy over wholegrain biscuits


Track t-shirts are in and the following need to get in and pay for it immediately.  Remember to pay $16 to Scott Lambley: DJ Sandberg, Courtney M., Boone t., Seth S., Javier O., Colton K., Natalie K., Morgan O., Eric V., Christian H., Mirya S., Sheina R., Alissa J., Tammi V., Edna R., and Lana W.


FBLA members:  Officer applications for 2014-15 will soon be available on the school's website.  Applications are due to Mrs. Parker by 2 pm on Friday, April 25.  Officer interviews are Tuesday, April 29.  See Mrs. Parker if you have questions


2014 Girls State Basketball Shirts are still available and now on SALE!!  Short sleeves $8/Long Sleeves $13. Contact Mr. Behlke -  nbehlke@dcstigers.org


Anytime, anywhere access.  Get your Campus Portal Information when you want it from your mobile device. Download the App from any of the following app stores – App Store, Google Play & Amazon Appstore for Android.  Launch the Campus App and Enter DCS District ID # PWFGHV.  (Please NOTE: District ID # has changed from last school year) Enter Portal Account to Sign In. 


Stadium Seat Backs for Sale at HS office

Small = $55 / Large = $60


The yearbook staff is looking for Junior High Volleyball pictures. If you have pictures you are willing to share, please contact Tommy Waters twaters@dcstigers.org


SENIOR PARENTS:  The yearbook staff is ready to format senior pages.  Please send TWO senior pictures, FOUR pictures of your choice with a brief message to your child and $20.00.  As soon as possible!!


prom t-shirts are still available - $10



Please excuse the following students for track meets on Thursday April 17th & Tuesday April 22nd : Angela Crouse, Natalie Kent, Morgan Ohrman, Aubrey Peckham, Jackie Frias, Dana Hearon, Libby Jensen, Jessica Olson, Jaden Ragsdale, Tommy Waters, Kaylee Burke, Colby Duvel, Nicole Kent, Stephanie McCarthy, Laura Nelms, FayeLee Sanford, Aubrey Frederick, Emily Jones, Madison Lambley, Tana Ohrman, Sheina Reagan, Hally Waters, Payton Zar, Rebecca Lorens, Sydney Warman.


Calendar/Activities (all times are mountain unless otherwise noted)

Tue            Apr 22      Varsity Track @ Chase Co. 9:00am

                                      JH Track @ St. Francis 2:00


Wed          Apr 23      Varsity VB Mtg 8:50am-9:15am in Gym


Thurs        Apr 24      BE & SE 6th Gr Field Trip to Hastings

                                      District Music Contest in McCook


Fri              Apr 25      SE Kindergarten Round-up

                                      Boys Varsity Golf @ Camb (SW Invite) 9am


Sat             Apr 26      School Play


Mon           Apr 28      8th Gr TR @ W/P Invite on DCS Track 9:30am

                                      BE Kindergarten Round-up 9:00am

                                      JH/SH Spring Concert @ HS Gym 6:30pm


Tues          Apr 29      Boys Varsity Golf @ Garden County Invite

                                                Oshkosh, NE 9:00am


Baseball/ Softball Pitch Hit and Run Competition

We are holding the competition on the last day of School again this year. (May 21st, wed.) It is a free competition for area youth.  Boys and Girls will compete in separate divisions. Age divisions include:  6/7, 8/9, 10/11, 12/13.  We will host it at the Baseball/ Softball Fields In Benkelman. School is out at 1:45.  Registration will begin at 2:00 pm and the competition will begin at 2:30.


College Bound…


Our school code for the ACT is 280-230


Search for scholarships @ www.scholarships.com


Stratton Community Foundation Scholarship – reside in the original Stratton School District


PINC Scholarship – essay on community service.  Due 4-20-14


Nancy Mossburgh Scholarship – active in at least one CSO.  Due 4-24-14


Dundy County Stratton Alumni Association Scholarship –

2.0 GPA, essay, attend alumni banquet.  Due 4-25-14


FBLA Scholarship, essay.  Due 4-25-14


Rich Peterson Scholarship will be awarded to any resident of Dundy County who is graduating from high

                High school and planning to pursue a program of study related to agriculture.  Due 5-1-14


JSE Seeds – Pioneer Seed Scholarship – Essay on involvement in agriculture.  Due 5-1-14


Association of Information Tech Professionals – Omaha chapter – degree in Computer Science related field.  www.aitpomaha.org due 5-1-14


The Eldon Hardwick Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to one male and one female graduating

                Senior from DCS and planning to pursue a program of study related to agriculture.  Due 5-1-14


The Francis Hardwick Track & Field Scholarship is available to graduating senior of DCS.  An applicant

                Must be a participant in high school track and must be involved in college track during

                The year the award is received.  Due 5-1-14


Boyd Crane Scholarship – students are reminded to keep in contact with college registrar offices to insure


                that the colleges submit payment statements.  Due 5-1-14



Col. H.L. “Andy” and Allura Anderson Scholarship - students are reminded to keep in contact with college   

                  Registrar offices to insure that the colleges submit payment statements.  Due 5-1-14



The Gary Stamm Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior of DCS who has

                Participated in 4-H.  Due 5-1-14


PINC Scholarship deadline has been extended to 5-2-14


Justice Lodge #180 Masonic Scholarship (3) . Due 5-9-14


Haigler Improvement Committee Scholarship  Due  May 10, 2014


If you are going to Colby Community College, see Mrs. Matthews ASAP


Parents are needed to help run track concession stand.  Please call or text Melisa Vanderford 882-0092 to reserve your work spot!


JH Wauneta/Palisade invite

Monday, April 28, 2014

9:30 - 12:30

12:30 - 3:30









DCS Twilight

Friday, May 09, 2014

12:30 - 4:30

4:30 - 8:30










Monday, May 12, 2014

9:00 -12:00

12:00 -3:00

Tina Ambrosek

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