Category: School

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
Meet Heartland's New Elementary Principal [PHOTO]

Meet Heartland’s New Elementary Principal [PHOTO]

Today marks the beginning of the 2014-2015 school year for Heartland Community Schools. While there are several new staff members joining, one particularly important new face at the school can be found in the elementary principal’s office. Upon the retirement of Cindy Huebert at the end of last school year, Sadie Houck was hired as […]

August 13, 2014 More
Heartland Beat Student of the Month - July 2014

Heartland Beat Student of the Month – July 2014

After graduating from Heartland in 2009, Whitney Steingard continued her education by attending Bethel College. There she majored in Athletic Training while also participating in volleyball, Student Senate, Student Ambassador for Admissions, and FCA. Through all of her involvement, she was still able to maintain an outstanding GPA and graduated summa cum laude with a […]

July 28, 2014 More
Five Heartland FBLA Members Win National Awards [PHOTOS]

Five Heartland FBLA Members Win National Awards [PHOTOS]

Nashville, Tennessee, is known as music city and home to the Grand Ole Opry, Country Music Hall of Fame, and the General Jackson Showboat—a place where over 10,000 future business leaders experienced Excellence in Action. Future Business Leaders of America held its National Leadership Conference at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center from June […]

July 15, 2014 More
Heartland Beat Student of the Month - June 2014

Heartland Beat Student of the Month – June 2014

When I informed Cortney (Janzen) van den Berg that she was selected to be the Heartland Beat Student of the Month, she joked, “Is it because I am the only person still in school in June?” While that is certainly a reason to be nominated, Cortney’s academic abilities and leadership skills deserve to be highlighted. […]

June 27, 2014 More
Heartland Receives Global Education Excellence Award [PHOTO]

Heartland Receives Global Education Excellence Award [PHOTO]

This spring, Heartland Community Schools was the recipient of a Global Education Excellence Award for their exemplary job of accommodating foreign exchange students through the Education First (EF) Program. Heartland had two foreign exchange students attending school there this past year. Alessandra Canetta from Italy was hosted by Brent and Tara Swartzendruber, and Lisa Koslowski […]

June 9, 2014 More
Summer Reading Program: Fizz Boom READ

Summer Reading Program: Fizz Boom READ

Fizz Boom READ is the theme for this year’s Summer Reading Program which begins June 17 and ends July 24. The elementary library will be open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00-12:00 p.m., with a story time feature at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Students who read 100 minutes per week can bring in […]

June 6, 2014 More
Heartland Beat Student of the Month - May 2014

Heartland Beat Student of the Month – May 2014

Foreign exchange student Lisa Koslowski is this month’s Heartlandbeat Student of the Month. She is from a small town 40 miles west of Cologne Germany, but you wouldn’t realize that when talking to her. “My father works for an American company, and I attend a bi-lingual school back home so I guess that is why […]

May 29, 2014 More
Heartland Graduation Ceremony at 2:30PM [LIVE STREAM]

Heartland Graduation Ceremony at 2:30PM [LIVE STREAM]

Watch the Heartland Seniors graduate LIVE today at 2:30PM. If you would like a copy or digital copy of the graduation ceremony please contact us at taylor.siebert@gmail.com. Thanks!

May 11, 2014 More
Heartland Fine Arts Concert at 7:30PM [LIVE STREAM]

Heartland Fine Arts Concert at 7:30PM [LIVE STREAM]

Watch the Heartland Fine Arts Concert tonight at 7:30PM. Click here to watch LIVE on your mobile device.

May 6, 2014 More
Heartland Beat Student of the Month - April 2014

Heartland Beat Student of the Month – April 2014

Sidney Dick is this month’s Heartland Beat Student of the Month nominated by Heartland Art teacher Ms. Renz. She earned a Gold Key Award, the highest honor, from the Nebraska Scholastic Art Awards for her recent ceramic sculpture. Her sculpture of a fish named “Jamison” is on display in the Omaha Public Schools Administration Building, […]

April 28, 2014 More
Heartland FBLA Member Sings National Anthem [PHOTO]

Heartland FBLA Member Sings National Anthem [PHOTO]

Tierney Casper, a junior at Heartland Community Schools, sang the National Anthem at the Opening Session of the 2014 FBLA State Leadership Conference in Omaha, Nebraska, on April 3. Congratulations Tierney!  

April 25, 2014 More
District Music Contest Schedule

District Music Contest Schedule

Here is the District Music schedule for the contest held at Heartland. Good luck to all of those participating!      

April 25, 2014 More
Nine Heartland FBLA Members Qualify for Nationals [PHOTO]

Nine Heartland FBLA Members Qualify for Nationals [PHOTO]

Nine Heartland FBLA members have qualified for the National Leadership Conference in Nashville, Tennessee.  The conference will be held June 28 to July 3. The following students will compete this summer:  Allison Braun, Cody Kroeker and Colton Siebert in Entrepreneurship; Tyler Brown and Bailey Carr in Marketing; Kaitlyn Quiring in Business Law; and Leslie Braun […]

April 24, 2014 More
Heartland 3rd Quarter Honor Roll [PHOTO]

Heartland 3rd Quarter Honor Roll [PHOTO]

Grade 12 High Honor Roll: Allison Braun, Alessandra Canetta, Bailey Carr, Leah Friesen Honor Roll: Kelli Bergen, Megan Boardman, Aubrey DeBraal, Sidney Dick, Megan Friesen, Kaci Hiebner, Lisa Koslowski, Jonathan Larson, Morgan Michel, Olivia Prentice Grade 11 High Honor Roll: Cody Kroeker, Sheppard Ruybalid, Colton Siebert Honor Roll: Rachelle Allen, Aryani Bonilla, Tyler Brown, Keshawn […]

April 23, 2014 More