TCHCC Announces Drug Free Banner Winners at Thayer Central Elementary The Thayer County Healthy Communities Coalition recently recognized the winners of the Thayer Central Elementary Drug Free Banner contest. 6 th grade student Natalie Tietjen submitted an entry with a picture of a Twister board entitled, “Don’t Get Twisted up in Drugs”. 5 th grade student Jedric Dankenbring submitted a drawing of the . . .
Two Thayer Central students participated in the Kearney Underclassmen Honor Band on Monday, January 15th. Students in grades 9 and 10 could be nominated by their directors. Only 160 were chosen to participate in two bands with 57 schools being represented at the event. Students rehearsed music for around six hours during the day and performed in concert that evening. Cooper Casey, Freshmen, played trumpet in the Symphonic Band, while . . .
The Thayer Central Book Club has chosen "The Bear and the Nightingale" by Katherine Arden to read next. This story is about a young girl growing up in the snowy Russian wilderness. Her nurse used to tell her fairy tales at night around the fire, but as she grows older, she finds some horrors from the fairy tales coming to life. Students can check out a Kindle to read the book by visiting Ms. Seifert. The . . .
We had fun exploring the animals that live in the Arctic in preschool this week. We painted with frozen paint, rescued animals frozen in ice, and conquered the challenge of painting ice! It was a fun sensory experience and the students loved seeing what happened to the paint when the ice began to melt. This all correlated with our letter of the week, I! . . .
Lady Titan Basketball Finds Time to Give Back The Thayer Central Lady Titans basketball team traveled to Lincoln to compete in the Nebraska Wesleyan Holiday tournament on December 28-30th. While in Lincoln for 3 days the team was able to visit and volunteer at the Matt Talbot Kitchen and Outreach Facility. The team helped stuff envelopes, move and sort clothing and other donated items, organize . . .