Category: School

#HeyHende - Education + Technology [VIDEO]

#HeyHende – Education + Technology [VIDEO]

In collaboration with the Henderson Chamber here is the second video showcasing Henderson in part of the #HeyHende campaign.

November 6, 2014 More
Heartland One-Act Play Premieres on Friday [PHOTO]

Heartland One-Act Play Premieres on Friday [PHOTO]

The Heartland Theater Department will be performing their one-act play this Friday, November 7. The production they selected this year is a comedy titled “I’m a Teenager Get Me Out of This Family” by Jim Garvey. It will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the Heartland School Theater. Refreshments will be served following the performance.

November 6, 2014 More
Heartland Beat Student of the Month - October 2014

Heartland Beat Student of the Month – October 2014

Junior Eve Vanderneck has been nominated as the Heartland Beat Student of the Month by Heartland English teacher Sarah Ostmeyer. “Eve is involved in multiple activities while maintaining a high GPA in class. She demonstrates leadership qualities and takes a stand for her peers,” said Ostmeyer. Vanderneck’s positive attitude is very evident when you talk […]

November 3, 2014 More
2014 Heartland Homecoming Royalty [PHOTOS]

2014 Heartland Homecoming Royalty [PHOTOS]

It’s a bit late but here are the photos from Heartland Community Schools Homecoming Royalty after the Huskies Football game on October 17th. Seniors Colton Siebert and Tierney Casper were announced as this year’s Heartland Homecoming King & Queen. Congratulations to all of the students that were nominated by the student body. Photos Courtesy of […]

October 27, 2014 More
Heartland Homecoming Prep Rally [ON-DEMAND]

Heartland Homecoming Prep Rally [ON-DEMAND]

Sponsored by Henderson State Bank

October 17, 2014 More
Heartland Students Selected for Sing Around NE Honor Choir 2014

Heartland Students Selected for Sing Around NE Honor Choir 2014

The Nebraska Choral Directors Association is proud to sponsor the 2014 Sing Around Nebraska Children’s Honor Choir! This event will be held on November 7 and 8, 2014 at the O’Donnell Auditorium on the campus of the Nebraska Wesleyan University in Lincoln, Nebraska. The choir of 150 fifth and sixth grade students are selected from across […]

October 6, 2014 More
Teacher of the Month - September 2014

Teacher of the Month – September 2014

Nominated by Secondary Principal Tim Carr, the September Teacher of the Month comes with well-deserved recognition. For 38 years, Royce Schweitzer has been dedicated to teaching at Henderson/Heartland. Schweitzer came to Henderson after teaching at Bruning. He recalls attending church services in the community shortly after moving where he was amazed at the musical talent […]

October 3, 2014 More
Elementary Student of the Month - September 2014

Elementary Student of the Month – September 2014

September Students of the Month: Kindergarten-Thiesen: David Hiebner and Amanda Massey Kindergarten-Peters: Miles Kliewer and Maddie Janzen 1st Grade-Steever: Zeck Dennis 1st Grade-Ratzlaff: Mia Hiebner 2nd Grade-Goff: Creighton Friesen 3rd Grade-Crouch: Allie Boehr 4th Grade-Hiebner: Lilly Carr 5th Grade-Maltsberger: Aaron Goertzen 6th Grade-Veerhusen: Cassidy Siebert From these students, Zeck Dennis was selected to be interviewed for the Elementary Student of the Month. Zeck Dennis is a 1st grader this […]

October 2, 2014 More
Heartland to March in Harvest of Harmony on Saturday

Heartland to March in Harvest of Harmony on Saturday

Heartland is preparing for gold at Harvest of Harmony again on October 4th in Grand Island. The Heartland Band strives to be the best they can be by coming in before school starts on mornings leading up to the day of the parade. Intense focus, great memorization, and hard work is what it takes for […]

October 2, 2014 More
Heartland Beat Student of the Month - September 2014

Heartland Beat Student of the Month – September 2014

Sophomore Bailey Ulmer has been nominated as the September Heartland Beat Student of the Month. “I nominated Bailey because she is always willing to help out wherever needed,” said Heartland FFA advisor Stephanie Miller. Ulmer has taken on a leadership role in FFA this year serving as secretary as well as assisting with many FFA […]

September 30, 2014 More
Teacher of the Month - August 2014

Teacher of the Month – August 2014

For as long as she can recall, Kim Hiebner has been teaching. While her first students may have been dolls in her basement schoolroom as a young girl, teaching has always been her passion. To make her teaching career official, Kim attended Morningside College in Iowa where she received a degree in Elementary Education. Her […]

September 11, 2014 More
Elementary Student of the Month - August 2014

Elementary Student of the Month – August 2014

We are excited to announce a few additions to Heartland Beat this school year in partnership with Heartland Community Schools. We will continue to bring you a Student of the Month from the high school, but we will also now feature an Elementary Student of the Month along with selected outstanding students in each elementary […]

September 10, 2014 More
Heartland Band Lines Up in First at Yorkfest [PHOTOS]

Heartland Band Lines Up in First at Yorkfest [PHOTOS]

It was a different tune, same story at the 2014 Yorkfest Parade for the Heartland Band today. For the third year in a row, the band won in Class D and also won the overall Governor’s Trophy. Due to their consecutive wins, this particular Governor’s Trophy will now reside at Heartland permanently. Congratulations to the […]

September 6, 2014 More
Heartland Marching Band to Perform at Yorkfest on Saturday [PHOTOS]

Heartland Marching Band to Perform at Yorkfest on Saturday [PHOTOS]

If you live in town, you’ve probably heard the sound of the Heartland Marching Band return during the 8:00 a.m. hour. The band had to jump right into practicing since their first competition is already this Saturday, September 6, in the Yorkfest Parade. The parade will begin at 10:00 a.m. in downtown York where the […]

September 4, 2014 More
Heartland Beat Student of the Month - August 2014

Heartland Beat Student of the Month – August 2014

“What did you do this summer?” is the age old question that students answer every year when school starts. For several Heartland students, their answer involves much more than the usual family vacations, sports camps, and hanging out with friends. Five Heartland students spent several weeks serving in short-term ministry programs. We want to recognize […]

August 29, 2014 More