Alma Brings Home 6 Medals from CCC Action Days

On Wednesday 15, CCC Action Days was held in Hastings, Nebraska. Senior, Shelby Butts, placed second in anatomy. Also senior, Gunner Prickett, placed second in notorious people, fourth in potpourri and fifth in civil war. Junior, Hallie Prickett, was awarded second in spelling and fourth in chemistry. Sophomore, Abby Waldo, received second in vocabulary. The […]

Alma 6th Graders Win Invention Convention

Sixth graders Linden Biskup, Delaney Seyler, Kathryn Prickett competed in the Invention Convention contest at Pioneer Village in Minden, Nebraska.  The project consisted of twidgets.  A twidget is pocket sizes fidgets for school.   An example of this was a pen that does make a sound when it clicks.  A disk that has a rough side and […]

Start of Spring Sports

The start of track and golf has approached us. You may notice the kids running around the track getting ready for there meet on Thursday March 16 at the UNK indoor meet. While the golf team starts practice today to prepare for there first meet on March 24 in Bertrand. The Junior High boys and […]

Save a Life at APS

On Tuesday, March 7, the Seniors will be holding a blood drive at Alma Public Schools in the main gym. The blood drive will start at 10:30 and will be done at 4:30. Walk-ins are welcome, but they prefer for people to call and make appointments.  Come in and save a life!

Elementary Quiz Bowl Wins Home Meet

The Alma Red Team brought home gold on Wednesday at the Alma Meet.   Loomis and Franklin tied for 2nd but the tie was broken by head to head competition.   Therefore, Loomis placed 2nd and Franklin got 3rd. Article by Charles McConnell

Creative Writing Contest Nearing the End

TIME IS RUNNING OUT AND WE WANT YOUR CREATIVE WRITING!! PLEASE CONSIDER A SUBMISSION BY March 6TH! CREATIVE WRITING CONTEST! In the month of February, the creative writing class will be putting on a Creative Writing Contest open to all students!  This contest will be judged blindly. The criteria for judging and the rules are […]

Yearbooks on Sale Now

The form below lets you order a yearbook for the 16-17 year. The books will be in at the beginning of next school year. The cost of the books is $30 with a new addon this year. The new addon is $10 and will include a CD of action shots from all your activities/events. Orders […]

Junior High Snatches 4th in a Tight Race in Holdrege Quiz Bowl

The Junior High Quiz Bowl team traveled to Holdrege on Thursday, February 9th. They had a 3-2 record and lost to Cambridge, who was ranked #1, and Southern Valley, who was ranked #2. The AHS Junior High team snatched up 4th place, and Wilcox Hildreth grabbed 3rd. Congrats to the Junior High Quiz Bowlers!

What is Jana’s Campaign?

On February 1, Alma Public Schools had speakers come and talk to the students about Jana’s Campaign. Jana’s Campaign is about bringing awareness to domestic abuse.  Jana was a college student at KU that was killed by a former boyfriend.  The mom and step dad of Jana spoke to all student 6-12 for about an […]

Jana’s Campaign Coming to Alma

Jana’s Campaign is a national education and violence prevention organization with the single mission of reducing gender and relationship violence. In honor of the late Jana Mackey and other victims of gender and relationship violence, Jana’s Campaign delivers educational programs that prevent domestic and dating violence, sexual violence, and stalking. Schedules: 4th period- students report […]