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Upcoming Events
Tomorrow
4/3/2015
4/6/2015
Repeating Event - Operations Committee
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
4/13/2015
Repeating Event - Board Workshop Meeting
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Repeating Event - Regular Board Meeting
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
 
District News
7th Graders Producing Newscasts
Several of our 7th grade students are producing newscasts, with the assistance of Instructor Carol Anderson. Check out the videos, with the links below. Thank you.

Newscast 1
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Gross-Rhode Named Finalist for Excellence in Nursing Award
Congratulations to Early Childhood Nurse Lindsey Gross-Rhode on being named a finalist for the Omaha Magazine's Excellence in Nursing Award! Click here to read the press release.
PLATTSMOUTH COMMUNITY SCHOOLS ............ A WISE CHOICE!
Click here to learn more about what we have to offer!áááááááááááááááááá á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á á ááá á Activities Schedules: Check out District activities schedules at www.easternmidconference.org by clicking here.
State of the Schools Report: Click here to access the PCS State of the Schools Report.
Plattsmouth Activities Complex for Kids (PACK): Click here for PACK information.
Plattsmouth, Let's Talk!
We are piloting a new way to communicate with you about our District. You can share compliments, comments, questions, or concerns. Simply click the Let's Talk tab in the menu bar at the top of the page, scroll down to the topic of interest, and share your thoughts with us. Your input is valuable to us! All thoughts will be taken into consideration.
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Blue Devil Television (BDTV) video is posted for the week of Mar. 29, 2015.
Click here to see BDTVáfor the week of Mar. 29, 2015. Please be patient, it may take a little while to download the video.

Stay informed about District academics, fine arts, and athletics! Thank you for your support of the District.
PCS Early Childhood Exceeds the State Average on 10 of 12 Expectations
The 2013-2014 State of the Schools Report includes new data regarding the performance of early childhood children. We are pleased to announce that our early childhood children met or exceeded the State average for performance on 10 of 12 widely held expectations in 2014. Please click here and read the attached PCS Press Release for more information.

Our hats go off to everyone that supports the education of our children at the early childhood center. We were able to experience great results, due to the collective efforts of everyone involved. Thank you!
PCS Graduation Rate at 95%, Exceeds State Avg.
On Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, the Nebraska Department of Education issued a news release relative to high school graduation rates. We are pleased to announce that the Plattsmouth Community School District's graduation rate is 95% and exceeds the State average, while our special education and free/reduced lunch eligibility rates are higher than the Nebraska averages. Please click here and read the attached PCS Press Release for more information.

Graduation data has been added to the 2013-2014 State of the Schools Report. The full report may be accessed at: http://www.education.ne.gov/ or http://reportcard.education.ne.gov. Thank you for your support of our students.
Accountability for a Quality Education System, Today and Tomorrow (AQuESTT)
In response to the Federal No Child Left Behind (NCLB) goals, the Nebraska State Board of Education prepared a draft statement (dated Nov. 5, 2014) requesting flexibility with the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (i.e. NCLB). The draft flexibility statement is available by clicking here and references a new accountability model for Nebraska called Accountability for a Quality Education System, Today and Tomorrow (AQuESTT). A document with information about AQuESTT is available by clicking here and includes the vision for future education accountability in Nebraska.
3rd Graders Raising Money for Curiosity Canyon
PES Third Graders are raising money for Curiosity Canyon (the outdoor classroom)! Help our students reach their goal of purchasing a portable sound system for all classrooms to use on the stage of Curiosity Canyon.

Students will be selling mint green t-shirts that say, "Arbor Day-Plant a Tree-Change the World" with "Curiosity Canyon, Plattsmouth Elementary" on the back. The shirts will be $10 and, orders are due Wednesday, April 8.
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We are so excited for this civic engagement project!

The Third Grade Teachers