You can now deposit hot lunch money online through e-Funds for Schools. Please go to Marian’s e-Funds site here to set up an account and log in. You will be able to track meal transactions at PowerSchool Parent Portal > Balances.
Monday, Feb. 24: Early dismissal – no lunch
Tuesday, Feb. 25: Oven roasted turkey with corn, mashed potatoes and gravy
Wednesday, Feb. 26: Alfredo and marinara pasta (No meat served with pasta or in chicken salads because of Ash Wednesday)
Thursday, Feb. 27: Orange chicken with stir fry veggies and rice
Friday, Feb. 28: French toast sticks giant pretzels, mac n cheese (No meat on Fridays during Lent)
Daily Menu Items
Small or large salad with toppings bar
Chicken tender salad
Sandwiches – ham, turkey, peanut butter
Apples and caramel
Track & Field Team Manager Meeting
If you are interested in being a team manager for the Track & Field team, please come to a meeting on Tuesday morning, Feb. 25 at 7:30 a.m. in Mr. Golka’s room, 204.
Track & Field Tryout Information Meeting
Track & Field try-outs are on March 2 & 3 at 3:30 p.m. Anyone planning on trying out for the Track & Field team should come to an informational meeting on Thursday morning, Feb. 27 at 7:30 a.m. in room 204.
Attention Spring Sport Athletes
Your seasons begin on Monday, March 2. Remember that you must have a physical and parental consent on file with Melissa in the training room or you will not be allowed to participate in any tryouts. Regardless of what form you turn in for your physical, the Marian form must be turned in as well for the parental consent. There is a list posted outside of the training room of those athletes that are cleared, having turned in all required paperwork. If your name is NOT on this list, you need to see Melissa ASAP.
- Wednesday, Feb. 26 – UNO
- Monday, March 2 – Marquette University
Tuesday, March 3 – UNL
Monday, March 23 – UNO
Tuesday, April 14 – UNO
Summer Nanny Needed
Rock Chalk Reception Omaha
Sunday, March 1, 2020 at the Omaha Marriott on 10220 Regency Cir. Junior start time: 2:15 p.m., senior start time: 2:30 p.m. Event information and registration for students can be found at admissions.ku.edu/rockchalkreception.
Junior League of Omaha Volunteer Scholarship
2020-2021 NSAA Student Advisory Committee Application
Applications for the 2020-2021 NSAA Student Advisory Committee are due Sunday, March 1 by 4 p.m. Only current year Sophomores can apply since it is for a two-year Junior/Senior term. You may print a template of the application at https://nsaa-static.s3.amazonaws.com/textfile/leg/sacapp.pdf to use as a guide but all applications and PDF attachments MUST BE submitted online through the Athletic Director’s login. Contact Rochelle Rohlfs to submit application.
Rotary Youth Leadership Awards Camp
Discover a world outside the classroom through an intensive leadership experience that builds communication skills, teaches creative problem-solving, and challenges you to change not only yourself but the world. High School Sophomores and Juniors: Apply today for RYLA camp April 17-19, 2020. See more information here. Applications due March 2.
America Media 2020 Generation Faith Essay Contest
America Media is seeking submissions from young writers for this year’s Generation Faith Essay Contest. We want to hear from high school and college students interested in reflecting on the joys and challenges that come with living out (or struggling with) one’s faith in the midst of real life. All entries should be true personal essays, between 800 and 1,200 words. The winning entry will be awarded $1,000 and will be published in America. All entries must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, March 8, 2020. Visit https://americamedia.
ACT Basic Review
These sessions will be held at Westside High School in Room 220. As in the past, these sessions provide student motivation, assist with relieving test anxiety, test-taking tips and test-taking strategies. Their intent is not to teach subject content, but rather to help students feel more comfortable in a testing situation. See more information here.
- ACT Basic Review – $30 – March 19 – 5:30-9:30 p.m.
UNO Science & Technology Summer Internships
The University of Nebraska at Omaha College of Information Science and Technology’s Summer High School Internship Program will give you an innovative, hands-on experience directly in our labs. You’ll work alongside our faculty and students in areas such as robotics, bioinformatics, software engineering, cybersecurity, public health informatics, database-driven web development, IT innovation, open community participation research lab, music informatics, iOS/Android app development, gaming lab, and others. More information and application here. Application deadline is March 20.
Student Podcast Challenge
NPR is inviting students around the country to create a podcast, then — with the help of a teacher — compete for a chance to win our grand prize and have your work appear on NPR. Submission deadline is March 24. See more information here.
Signet Essay Contest
This essay contest is open to juniors and seniors. Essays must be submitted by a high school English teacher on behalf of the student who writes an essay on one of the five topic’s for this year’s book, Wuthering Heights. Essays are due before April 22, 2020. See more information here.
Penguin Classics Essay Contest
This essay contest is open to freshmen and sophomores. Essays must be submitted by a high school English teacher on behalf of the student who writes an essay on one of the five topic’s for this year’s book, Ceremony. Essays are due before April 24, 2020. See more information here.
Summer Nanny Position
Sarah Mori Macdissi, a 2001 alumna, is looking for a part time summer nanny to watch their oldest boys, ages five and seven, Monday, Wednesday and Thursdays starting late May up through the start of school in August with one week off for their scheduled family vacation. The family lives in Regency and are hoping to find a Marian girl! Contact Sarah Macdissi at 402-650-1855, firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com if you are interested.
Nebraska College of Architecture Career Explorations Workshop
This workshop, developed for high school students, provides a unique experience to investigate issues surrounding design and learn more about the design professions of architecture, landscape architecture and interior design. The workshop provides learning opportunities in the form of design studio explorations, seminars and discussions, field trips and video presentations. The workshop takes place June 14-19, 2020. Click here for more details.
Exploring is a career education program for ages 14-20 years old. Local businesses in our community help young adults make a more informed decision about their future career and determine if a particular career is the right fit for them. Exploring Omaha provides exciting activities and one-on-one mentorship for youth looking to discover their future. Whether you’re a local organization looking to strengthen the community or a young person wanting to uncover the possibilities of your future, Exploring is a great place to start. See all program opportunities here. Upcoming programs include Creighton Pharmacy Program, Trauma Tuesday CHI Health Immanuel Hospital Program, Clarkson College Medical Program and more.