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Thirteen eighth graders will join the Wauneta-Palisade High School ranks next fall. Eighth graders participating in the eighth grade promotion held during academic awards night last Thursday included (front row, left to right) Sarah Christensen, Zoey Boos, Maycee Wheeler, Kendra Bley, Haley Walker, (middle row, left to right) Dairani Medina, Payton Yearous, Braxton McKinney, Anthony Sramek, (back row, left to right) Cory Barrett, Haylee Sandman, Destany Simpson and Isaiah Roe. Not pictured is Devin Carl.

Eighth graders ready for high school

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Pre-kindergarteners (bottom right) were led by Kristy Vapenik. The group performed “Old MacDonald Had a Farm,” “Six Little Ducks” and “Do Your Ears Hang Low?”

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The program ended with kindergarten through fourth grade singing as a group.

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 Damon Brewer, Amya Kennan, Ensley Lawless, Amelia Monnahan, Harlan Holthus and Andrea Almanza sing “Beautiful Nebraska,” to end the performance of the night.

Wauneta-Palisade Elementary celebrate Nebraska’s 150th birthday

Wauneta-Palisade preschool and elementary students celebrated the State of Nebraska at their Spring concert Tuesday, May 9 at the Palisade Attendance Center.

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Wauneta-Palisade junior high school honor roll students include (front row, left to right) Kendra Bley, Zoey Boos, Maycee Wheeler, Haley Walker, Garrett Hanna, (middle row, left to right) Fernando Torres, Haylee Sandman, Payton Yearous, Alexa Sandman, Grant Walker, Ruel Malcolm, (back row, left to right) Allen Ramirez, Olivia Behrends and Cody Holmes.

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Wauneta-Palisade high school honor roll students include (front row, left to right) Matilda Malcolm, Hannah Lovell, Monique Gooden, (back row, left to right) Gunner Goings, Lake Reikofski, Willis Christner, Dalton Harchelroad and George Lee. Not pictured are Miranda Behrends, Brody Nordhausen, Jorden Brown, Angel Hinojosa and Kaylee Manley.

Wauneta-Palisade students recognized at Honors Night

Wauneta-Palisade students, faculty and parents gathered at the Wauneta-Palisade gym Thursday, May 11, to honor the achievements of Wauneta-Palisade junior high and high students.

Courtesty Photo

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln honored Nebraska eighth-graders for their academic excellence, leadership and perseverance May 10, 2017 at the Nebraska Union.  Two Wauneta-Palisade eighth graders, Haylee Sandman, left, and Payton Yearous, right, were recognized. They are shown above with Amy Williams, Nebraska Women’s Head Basketball Coach.

Two WP eighth graders honored in Lincoln

Sandman and Yearous were honored in Big Red Stars, a program designed to recognize outstanding eighth-grade students in Nebraska.


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