“Every Day…Every Child…A Success!”




Wednesday, April 29, 2015


Phone: 308-423-2738

Toll Free: 866-463-2738


Lunch Menu:







Wednesday at a glance~

Wed          April 29    State Quiz Bowl in Holdrege

                                                Go Tigers!

Football Meeting during homeroom

          In Commons 8:50am

Senior Meeting in Gym 8:50am

Southeast Comm College Rep here 1:30pm


Benkelman area swim team organizational meeting today7:00pm MT at the city park- meet under the awning just south of baby pool


The following Seniors owe $20 for yearbook baby advertisement.  Please pay the office asap-

Dimitri Berry, Kelly Carman, Gabe Castillo, Katy Cleveland, Jacky Frias, Graciela Garcia, Dana Hearon, Christian Hughes, Libby Jensen, Rebecca Lorens, Lili Ludemann, Luis Olivas, Kyle Rotherham, AnnaTerHeide, & Tammi Vanderford.


Seniors - please turn in your stat sheets to Ms. Lutz or Muriel Faimon: Gabe Castillo, Marcus Fox, Dana Hearon, Christian Hughes, Elisabeth Jensen, & Kyle Newcomb

FBLA SLC Competitors:  You need to write a thank you note if you were interviewed, received a trophy, presented in front of judges, received a top eight placing, wrote a report placing in the top eight, received  the All-State Quality Member award, received Who’s Who in Nebraska FBLA, or received a gift at the president’s reception. Thank you notes must be written to the event sponsor and judges. Thank you notes and a listing of the sponsors and judges are in Mrs. Parker’s room. Please get this done in a timely manner.  SLC would be impossible without the help of the sponsors and judges.

All boys in grades 8-11 who are interested in playing football for the DCS Tigers next fall need to come to a FB Camp fundraiser on Thursdayevening, April 30th, at 7:00 p.m.  The meeting will be held in the H.S. Library.  It will take an hour or less.  If you don’t participate in the fundraiser, you won’t receive any $$ for football camp this summer.

Don’t forget to check Lost & Found at all buildings. 

DCS Golf Shirts have been ordered.  Please pay HS office or Jeanette Wonderly ASAP.  Cost =$10. Add $2 for 2XL, Add $3 for 3XL, Add $4 for 4XL. 

Wrestlers turn in your headgear ASAP

Jesse Evans, & Dakota Ehart


Dundy County Men’s Club will be having their annual Pitch, Hit, & Run (for children ages 5 to 14) on Sunday May 3, 2015 at Benkelman Ball Diamond. 

(1)Hit off tee, (2)timed running, (3)throw ball at target

Registration at 1:00pm MT - Competition at 1:30pm MT




Track Athletes, Parents, and Fans:

For Sale: 1 large mens and 1 medium ladies t-shirt, and 2 medium track sweat shirts.  Then the inventory will be gone. 

Anyone remaining that has not paid needs to bring money as well.  There are baseball caps for sale as well.  


Track season is here and we are looking for parent volunteers to help with concessions during our home track meets. We like to have 3 people signed up for each shift to have sufficient coverage. Please sign up for one or two times if you are able to help. To sign up, please call or text Melisa Vanderford on her cell phone 308-882-0092. Thanks so much!  We need people for the following shifts:


May 4 – Junior High Wauneta/Palisade Invite

9:00 am – 12:30 pm

12:30 pm – 4:00 pm


May 8 – High School DCS Twilight

12:00 noon – 4:00 pm

4:00 pm – 8:00 pm


May 11 – Junior High RPAC Meet

8:30 am – 12:30 pm

12:30 pm – 4:30 pm


***The District ID for the Infinite Campus Portal app has changed.  Launch the Campus App and Enter your District ID:PTDQXJ***


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DCS Public Schools currently use Office 2013 software for classroom projects and learning.  Your student can download and install this software to five personally owned devices.

Please send an e-mail to Mrs. Lisa Fox (lfox@dcstigers.org) to sign-up for your account.  Include the name(s) of your student in the e-mail.


FCCLA has stadium seats for sale!  Large $60, Small $55, personalization $3.  These seats are “back-savers!!!!” Call the HS Office for more information. 


Calendar of Events (all times are Mountain)



Wed          April 29    State Quiz Bowl in Holdrege

                                               Van leaves at 9:00am Go Tigers!  Go Tigers!

Football Meeting during homeroom

          In Commons 8:50am

Senior Meeting in Gym 8:50am

Southeast Comm College Rep here 1:30pm


Thursday April 30    6th Grade Career Day @ Goodland, KS

                                      JH Track @ Imperial

                                                Bus leaves at 8:00am

                                      Boys V RPAC Golf @ Arapahoe9:00am

                                                Van leaves at 5:50am

                                      FCCLA Officer Interviews in Mrs. Rettele’s Rm 5:30pm


Friday May 1             RPAC Varsity Track @ Cambridge10:00pm

                                                Bus leaves at 7:00am


Saturday  May 2        Power Drive Champions @ Papillion


Sunday     May 3        DC Men’s Club Annual Pitch, Hit, & Run

                                                @ Benkelman Ball Diamond

                                                Registration: 1:00pm

                                                Competition: 1:30pm


Monday   May 4        8th Grade Track in Wau/Pal meet at DCS Track

                                      BE Field Trip to Fish Hatchery10:45am

                                      JV Track @ Atwood, KS 2:00pm

                                                Bus leaves at 12:00pm


Tuesday   May 5        Golf @ Creek Valley 9:00am

                                      SE YMCA Swim Party in McCook12:00pm

                                      JH Track @ Cambridge 1:00pm

                                      Best of the Midwest Varsity Track

                                                @ Sutherland 2:00pm

                                                Bus leaves at 10:30am

                                      BE Spring Concert @ HS Gym7:00pm


Wed          May 6        Kids Safety Day @ BE 8:15am

                                      Mandatory Spanish Club Mtg in Mrs. Woods

                                                Room during homeroom


Thursday May 7        6th Grade Field Trip to Denver Museum

Bus leaves at 8:00am       

                                      CSO (Career Service Organizations) Banquet

                                                FBLA, FCCLA, FFA  5:30pm


Friday       May 8        Varsity Twilight Track Meet12:30pm

                                      JV Golf @ Cambridge Invite1:00pm


College Bound…


Our school code for the ACT is 280-230



Changes/updates or to view DCS Public Schools calendar:



Sonya Auffet