Archives for November 2016

Senior College Visit

November 15, 2016 the senior class went on a trip to the University of Lincoln to go on a college visit. After they went to UNL they went to eat lunch at the mall. Then the class parted ways and half went to Nebraska Wesleyan University and the others to Southeast Community College. The class […]

Alma One Act District Information

The Alma Play Production will compete in Holdrege at the tassel on Monday the 28th. They will perform at 12:30 and awards will be at 3:15.

Alma Hosts Veterans Day Assembly

The Alma High School welcomed several veterans for a Veteran’s Day assembly on Friday, November 11. The Alma High School choir opened up the program with singing the Star Spangled Banner. Jane Blum, Neil Collins, and Paul Gugliotti were three featured guest speakers. These three heroes discussed their experiences in the military. Paul Gugliotti said, […]

Two Alma Musicians Receive Top Honors

Congratulations to David Ehrke and Christian Hansen, who have been selected to participate in the Nebraska All State Chorus.  Over 3000 students statewide audition to become a member in one of the performing ensembles.  This is the highest musical honor a person can receive in Nebraska.  David and Christian will practice/perform at the Nebraska Music […]

2016 Sing Around Nebraska Children’s Honor Choir

On November 4th and 5th the following students, Riley Scott, Lili Brown, and Linden Biskup, will be performing in the 2016 Sing Around Nebraska Children’s Honor Choir for fifth and sixth graders in Lincoln. The choir is made up of 130 students performing. Students auditioned to be a part of this choir and also had […]

Motivational Speaker Visits APS

Alma students got a little Halloween treat Monday morning. Joe Odhiambo, a motivational speaker, came to Alma to visit with the students. He is one of the world’s best basketball dribblers. Joe is a 14-time Guinness World Record holder. A few records that he holds are the longest time dribbling a basketball continuously and the longest […]

Alma FFA Land Judging Team Wins State

The Alma FFA got first at state land judging and will be attending nationals in the spring.  Jacob Barwick earned 6th place and Tanner Kauk earned 1st place. Overall the team got 1st with a score of 991.  Congratulations to the FFA Chapter.

Winter Sports Begin

  Now that the leaves are falling off the trees and the weather is getting colder, the athletes at Alma Public Schools are transitioning into winter sports. On November 14th, boys basketball, girls basketball, and wrestling practices all officially begin. However, these are not the only winter sports beginning; the bowling team has been practicing […]

Get Your Read On

The book fair is in Alma! The last day to get books is on Friday, November 4th after school! They have so many cool new books! A new cookbook that is in, is the diary of a wimpy kid, called Double Down! Theres another book on your favorite singers and bands! There are teen reads, […]