As with most schools around the state, the new school year brings excitement and challenges for students and teachers alike. In the Physical Education classroom, the new year always starts with Fitnessgram. Fitnessgram is the adopted physical fitness testing product for the state of Nebraska. Fitnessgram includes a multitude of tests to challenge the students and get a baseline for their physical condition. It also gives students a long term goal to continually work towards throughout the year in Physical Education. Some of the tests for Fitnessgram include: Timed Mile, Flexed Arm Hang, Curl Up (sit ups), push ups, and the Pacer Test. Students in grades 7-9 completed these fitness test in the first two weeks of school.
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north northeast 15 to 20 mph. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.
A chance of flurries between 9am and 1pm, then a chance of snow after 1pm. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 26 by 5pm. Blustery, with a north wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 18. North wind 5 to 13 mph.