There will be a late start for Elwood Public School on Tuesday, January 22nd. Busses will run accordingly. No breakfast served. PreK will begin at 10 am.
High school basketball at Amherst Tuesday, January 22. 4:30pm Three JV girl quarters, followed by girl's varsity followed by boy's varsity.
BBB Elwood 33 Loomis 81 final #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 21 Loomis 42 half #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 12 Loomis 22 end of 1 #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 20 Loomis 64 final #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 20 Loomis 48 end of 3 #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 10 Loomis 37. Half. #nebpreps
Correction: The Speech trip tomorrow, 19 January, has been cancelled.
Our Speech trip to Broken Bow tomorrow, 19 February, has been canceled due to the potential for icy roads and scheduling conflicts.
JHBB at the Overton Tournament will start at 10 a.m. tomorrow (Saturday) morning.
Basketball games at Loomis have been re-scheduled to Saturday 1/19 GBB 6 pm BBB 7:45 pm
Due to the weather and slick roads there will be no school today Jan 18th. There will be no wrestling meet and a decision about this evening's basketball games at Loomis will be made later this morning.
Boys BB: Elwood 44 Med Valley 36 final
Boys BB: Elwood 32 Med Valley 22 end of 3rd
Boys BB: Elwood 23 Med Valley 12 at the half
Boys BB: Elwood 14 Med Valley 6 end of 1st
Girls BB: Elwood 31 Med Valley 26 in overtime.
Girls BB: Elwood 26 Med Valley 26 end of regulation
Girls BB: Elwood 19 Med Valley 19 end of 3rd
Girls BB: Elwood 14 Med Valley 9 at the half
Girls BB, Elwood 10 Med Valley 7 end of 1st.
High school basketball : Thursday, January 17 @ Medicine Valley (Curtis) 5:00 PM start. No JV Friday, January 18 @ Loomis 6:00 PM start. No JV.
BBB Elwood 42 Overton 76 final #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 36 Overton 67 end of 3. #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 38 Overton 48 final #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 28 Overton 42 half #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 17 Overton 15 end of 1. #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 24 Overton 34 end of 3. #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 20 Overton 19 half #nebpreps
Congratulations to the students who made the first semester honor roll. You can find a list at the link below. https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/287411/2018-19_First_Semester_Honor_Roll.pdf
There will be a soup supper in Curtis starting at 5 pm on Thursday. Sponsored by American Legion #95.
Schedule Change for January: Tuesday January 15th will be a regular full school day. Monday January 28th there will be NO SCHOOL due to teacher inservice.
Gibbon Wrestling invite: 106 pounds Zack Dickau 4th; 126 pounds Timmy Smith 5th; 170 pounds Gavin Fullmer 6th place; 182 pounds Ben Tiede 4th place; 195 pounds Cauy Bennett 3rd place; 195 pounds Evan 5th; 182 pounds Kyle Hort 5th place.
BBB Elwood 37 Arapahoe 54 final #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 26 Arapahoe 40 end of 3 #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 21 Arapahoe 22 half #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 5 Arapahoe 6 end of 1st. #nebpreps
SEM Wrestling Tourny: Zack Dickau 106 pounds 2nd place. Timmy Smith 126 pounds 3rd place
GBB Elwood 59 Arapahoe 44 final #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 50 Arapahoe 30 end of 3 #nebpreps
GBB take 2. Elwood 31 Arapahoe 25 half #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 31 Elwood 25 half #nebpreps
The Elwood v. Overton high school basketball games in Elwood on Tuesday, January 15 will start at 3:30 PM as scheduled. There will only be two JV girl quarters and no boy JV game. Varsity girls could start as early as 4:15 PM with boys varsity to follow.
Yesterday we enjoyed some delicious tacos and today we will be having sloppy joes, both of which were made with donated beef. We'd like to thank Jeff and Codina Moore and Tyson food who donated that beef. We all really appreciate it.
The junior high basketball tournament in Sumner on Monday will begin at 12:30pm.
There will be NO JV basketball this Friday, January 11 v. Arapahoe. Varsity girls will start at 5:00pm with boy varsity to follow.
BBB Elwood 44 Anselmo-Merna 72 final #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 16 Anselmo-Merna 36 half #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 8 Anselmo-Merna 18
GBB Elwood 33 Anselmo-Merna 43 final #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 20 Anselmo-Merna-Merna 33 end of 3rd
GBB Elwood 18 Anselmo-Merna 24 half #nebpreps
Amherst Wrestling Invite results from Sat. Zach Dickau 3rd, Timmy Smith 3rd, Cauy Bennett 4th.
BBB Elwood 43 Maxwell 57 Final #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 31 Maxwell 42 end of 3 #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 21 Maxwell 30 half #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 15 Maxwell 14 end of 1st #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 38 Maxwell 34 Final #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 29 Maxwell 25 end of 3rd #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 16 Maxwell 11 half #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 9 Maxwell 4 end of 1. #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 56 SEM 38 Final #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 39 SEM 28 5:00 4th #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 19 SEM 13 Half #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 11 SEM 6 end of 1. #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 27 SEM 41 Final #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 21 SEM 36 end of 3. #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 14 SEM 21 half #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 7 SEM 8 end of 1 #nebpreps
The Elwood v Southwest high school basketball games have now been*CANCELLED*. A make up date could not be found between the two schools.
There will be a soup supper sponsored by the American Legion tomorrow AT Summer during the basketball games.
Basketball games scheduled for tomorrow, Friday December 28th vs Southwest have been postponed.
Due to incoming weather, JH and HS basketball and wrestling practices have been cancelled for tomorrow December 27th
BBB Elwood 23 Alma 52 end of 3. #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 37 Alma 45 Final #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 25 Alma 35 end of 3rd #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 15 Alma 20 half #nebpreps
The Foods class helped the Preschool build gingerbread houses this week. It was an amazing learning activity for everyone!
BBB Elwood 43 Gibbon 87 Final #nebpreps.
BBB Elwood 32 Gibbon 66
BBB Elwood 21 Gibbon 43 half. #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 11 Gibbon 16 end of 1st #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 35 Gibbon 36 Final OT. Great effort Lady Pirates
GBB Elwood 27 Gibbon 27 end of 4th. Headed to OT. Extra basketball tonight free of charge. Go Lady Pirates.
GBB Elwood 20 Gibbon 17. End of 3. #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 14 Gibbon 16. Half #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 9 Gibbon 8 end of 1st. #nebpreps
We will be starting basketball in Gibbon tomorrow (Tuesday, December 18) at 4:00pm with JV Girls (4 Qts.) followed by girl's varsity followed by boy's varsity. (No boy JV)
Congratulations to the following students who were named academic all-conference by the Fort Kearny Conference. To be eligible, a student must be a junior or senior. Football - Raul Clouse, Zacob Evans Volleyball - Makenzie Clouse, Hadley Martin Cross Country - Taylor Hickey
Ho, Ho, Ho and Merry Christmas! This is your favorite ROBO call girl Makenzie Clouse calling to let you know that there will be a 2:00 dismissal on Thursday December 20th and Friday December 21st for final. If you have any questions please contact Santa at at 555-897-1225
BBB Elwood 35 Ansley Litchfield 61 Final #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 32 Ansley-Litchfield 50 end of 3rd #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 17 Ansley-Litchfield 32. Half. #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 10 Ansley-Litchfield 12 end of 1st #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 26 Ansley-Litchfield 30 Final #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 14 Ansley-Litchfield 14 end of 3rd #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 14 Ansley-Litchfield 10 half #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 8 Ansley Litchfield 7 end of 1 #nebpreps
Alma Quad: Elwood 48 Alma 36
BBB Elwood 65 Elba 10 Final #mebpreps
Alma Quad: Elwood 54 Hastings St. Cecilia 9
Alma Quad: Elwood 45. Arapahoe. 36
BBB Elwood 47 Elba 6 half #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 22 Elba 2 end of 1st.
GBB Elwood 53 Elba 37. Final
BBB Elwood 30 Cambridge 84 #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 24 Cambridge 67 end of 3 #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 23 Cambridge 39 half #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 35 Cambridge 57 Final #nebpreps.
GBB Elwood 23 Cambridge 39 end of 3rd #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 10 Cambridge 26 half. #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 3 Cambridge 19 end of 1 #nebpreps
The Elwood @ Cambridge basketball games will start at 5:00pm on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 with Girls varsity, The boys varsity game will follow the girls varsity. There will be NO JV GAMES tomorrow.
Here is your chance to get into some holiday spirit and win free food or entertainment. There will be an ugly sweater contest at the Gibbon basketball games next Tuesday the 18th. Gift cards from Raising Canes and Kearney Cinema 8 will be awarded for the ugliest sweaters. Get dressed up and win as well as supporting the Pirates!
Carson Reiners 4th place. Team finished 6th at Twin Loup Invite.
BBB Elwood 46 Pleasanton 63 Final #nebpreps
Zach Dickau 1st place, Timmy Smith 4th place, Raul Clouse 2nd at the Twin Loup Invite. Team in 6th as meet winds down.
BBB Elwood 32 Pleasanton 48 end of 3rd #nebpreps
BBB: Elwood 30 Pleasanton 48 1:00 3rd #nebpreps
GBB: Elwood 33 Pleasanton 75 Final #nebpreps
GBB Elwood 10 Pleasanton 31 half #nebpreps
GBB: Elwood 10 Pleasanton 24 3:00 2nd #nebpreps
The Elwood v Pleasanton basketball games will start at 4:00pm on Friday, December 7 in Elwood. Four JV girl quarters, followed by girl's varsity, followed by boy's varsity. (No boy JV)
If you've got some free time this afternoon, the elementary, junior high, and high school quiz bowl teams are competing in Eustis. The meet begins at 12:30.
Basketball vs Bertrand begins at 4:30. 4 quarters JV girls, Varsity games to follow.
10 am late start for Elwood Public schools on Monday December 3rd. There will be no breakfast served, there will be no PreK and busses will run accordingly.
Due to the incoming weather the Elwood Wrestling tournament will start as soon as the seeding meeting is completed. Start time could be as early as 2:00.
Jr High QB schedule. Start time 9 am.
Want to watch some Quiz Bowl. Elwood is hosting an elementary, Jr High and a HS Quiz Bowl today. Start time 9 am.
BBB Elwood 50 Wilcox Hildreth 53 Final. Gritty effort by the boys. #nebpreps
BBB Elwood 31 Wilcox Hildreth 42 end of 3rd #nebpreps
BBB Pirates 20 Wilcox-Hildreth 33 half #nebpreps
BBB Pirates 9 Wilcox-Hildreth 25 end of 1st
Lady Pirates 43 Wilcox-Hildreth 45 Final. Great effort by Lady Pirates.
Lady Pirates 28 Wilcox-Hildreth 34 end of 3rd.
Elwood 15 Wilcox-Hildreth 28 half
Elwood 12 Wilcox-Hildreth 16 7:00 2nd.
The 8th grade class met with Chief Deputy Ward several times this fall to discuss issues with alcohol, drugs, bullying, and respect. The program does an excellent job raising awareness with these issues, as well as, giving the students an opportunity to ask questions. Thanks Chief Deputy Ward for coming in to talk with students.
Please head on over to the school website or the school Facebook page for the lastest news on the sports coop.
The Elwood v Bertrand high school basketball games in Elwood, will start at 4:30pm on Tuesday, December 4. Four JV girl quarters, followed by girl's varsity, followed by boy's varsity.
If you're looking to get into the holiday spirit or would just like to hear some good music, don't miss the K-12 Christmas concert at 7:00 this evening.
Boys: Elwood 48 Hayes Center 47 Final. Hall of Fame Game
Boys: Elwood 35 Hayes Center 31 half. Hall of Fame of Game.
Lady Pirates 39 Maywood/Hayes Center 43 Final. Hall of Fame game.
Lady Pirates 17 Maywood/Hayes Center 23 half. Hall of Fame Game
Proceeds for tonight’s Jamboree game vs MayCenter will go the the Nebraska Hall of Fame. Per NSSA rules NO passes accepted. Adults $5 Students $5.
The Elwood @ Wilcox-Hildreth basketball games will start at 4:30pm on Thursday, November 29 in Wilcox. Three JV girl quarters, followed by girl's varsity, followed by boy's varsity. There will be no JV boy game.
early dismissal on Wednesday November 21st and no school on Thursday November 22nd & 23rd thanksgiving break!
Girls Basketball Fundraiser: Here is the fancloth catalog with Elwood Apparel. The catalog has apparel with and without basketball stuff on it. Here is a link to shop online: www.shop.fancloth.com/68937/421906 All orders are due by Wednesday (11-21-18)
Please take a moment and head to the school website to read the latest news article about our possible sports coop with Eustis/Farnam.
High School Quiz Bowl at Arapahoe at 5 pm today, 13 November.
Foods 1 Carving pumpkins with the Preschool
Happy Veterans Day and thank you to everyone who is serving or has served in the armed forces. There will be a program at 9:00 in the gym.
there will be a late start on Tuesday November 13th. Buses will run approximately two hours later than normal. No breakfast will be served that day and there will be no Pre-School.
Yesterday we used our new alert platform for a late start. That number will pop up as Little Rock, AR (501) 712-2633. If you see this number it is a notification from the school.
10 am Late Start on Thursday November 8. No breakfast will be served; No PreK; Busses will run accordingly.
VB Sub District Overton 25 Elwood 17. Overton wins match 3-0. Lady Pirates end season. Great year for the girls.
Sub District VB Overton 25 Elwood 13. Overton leads match 2-0.
Subdistrict VB: Overton 25 Elwood 19. Overton leads 1-0.
Elwood vs Overton Sub District VB. First serve coming in moments.
Elwood 25 Arapahoe 9. Elwood wins set 3 and match 3-0. Play Overton @ 7:30 pm
Elwood 25 Arapahoe 16. Elwood leads 2-0
VB Subdistricts Elwood takes set 1 over Arapahoe.
Brackets are out for subdistrict volleyball, we play Arapahoe at 4:30 in Holdrege. See the full bracket at this link. https://secure.nsaahome.org/nsaaforms/officials/vbbrackets.php?distid=71
Elwood 25 E-F 18
Elwood 25 E-F 16
Elwood 25 E-F 14
EFE 25. Brady 11 EFE wins 2-0 Finishes 3rd
EFE. 25. Brady 18 EFE LEADS 1-0
Arapahoe 25. EFE. 15 Arapahoe wins 2-0
JH VB at Eustis Trny EFE 26. Arapahoe. 28
VB: Elwood v. Eustis-Farnam, (Home)Tuesday 10-23-18. JV 5:30 Varsity 6:30PM
Elwood 25 St Mary’s 16 Elwood wins 2-0 Finishes 5th
Elwood 25 St Mary’s 17 Elwood leads 1-0
Wrong cardinals. We play St. Mary’s
Next up for the Pirates is Alma
DC 25 Elwood 19 DC wins 2-1
DC 25. Elwood 12 Tied 1-1 Bonus VB, no extra charge!
Elwood 25 DC 23 Elwood leads 1-0
Pirates take on Dundy County next
LN 25. EL 13 LN wins 2-0
LN 26. EL 24 LN leads 1-0
Elwood 20 Overton 58 Final
Elwood 12 Overton 52 11:44 3rd.
Elwood 12 Overton 44 1:12 2nd.
Elwood 12 Overton 36 4:17 2nd
Elwood 6 Overton 28 8:02 2nd
Elwood 6 Overton 20 10:11 2nd
Elwood 6 Overton 12 6:06 1st
Elwood 6 Overton 0 10:29 1st
Brady 25 Elwood 9. Brady wins 3-0.
Brady 25 Elwood 16. Brady leads 2-0 at the half
Brady 25 Elwood 11 in game 1
Here is a picture of a couple of the pumpkins in the library decorating contest. Check out the rest on our Instagram page. https://www.instagram.com/elwoodpublicschool/ Which is your favorite?
Arapahoe vs Loomis up next
Elwood/Eustis-Farnam defeated Loomis 25-23 25-21
Just a half an hour to the start of the Elwood JH volleyball tourney. Elwood/Eustis-Farnam vs Loomis up first.
Tomorrow is the final day for the Pumpkin Character contest. If you are entering your entry is due tomorrow.
Elwood 64 Loomis 26. Final. Homecoming VICTORY
Elwood 64 Loomis 26 1:15 4th.
Elwood 56 Loomis 26 4:04 4th
Elwood 50 Loomis 26 9:41 4th
Elwood 50 Loomis 20 11:15 4th
Elwood 44 Loomis 20. End of 3rd
Elwood 36 Loomis 20 3:13 3rd
Elwood 36 Loomis 14 Half
Elwood 36 Loomis 14 1:47 2nd
Elwood 30 Loomis 14 2:21 2nd
Elwood 22 Loomis 8 8:07 2nd
Loomis 8. Elwood 6 6:37 1st.
FOotball. Loomis 8 Elwood 0 11:46 1st
Congrats to boys cross country for there great season. Jordan Kranz earned 15th and will be representing the Pirates at State next week in Krny
Great effort by Girls Cross Country. Gracie Rushton 16th. Just one short of qualifying. Great year girls.
Good Luck to Elwood Cross Country runners today @ District CC 4 pm Cambridge Golf Course.
Our new website is live. Change your bookmarks, the new address is www.elwoodpirates.org If you haven't already don't forget to download the app on the Google Play Store or App Store.
Senior parents: A reminder all scholarships are posted on the website below. They are listed by due date and include requirements for application. I update this page as soon as I get a new scholarship so keep checking the page. Please take time to help your student with scholarships! https://sites.google.com/a/elwoodpirates.org/elwood-counseling-office/
Coming soon Elwood Public School will have it’s very own app. Keep updated with our app. Follow future posts for details!!! Very exciting time as we near launch date.
Elm Creek defeated Elwood 25-23 25-21
Elm Creek wins set 1 25-23
Elwood defeated Wilcox/Hildreth 25-9 25-16. We will play Elm Creek around 7:00
FKC VB Tournament begins tonight. Lady Pirates vs Wilcox-Hildreth @ Elm Creek 5 pm. Winner plays Elm Creek @ 7 pm.
Tonight’s Pep Rally has been moved to the school gymnasium. Doors open at 7 pm. See you there!!!
Bertrand 46 Elwood 12 Final @nebpreps
Bertrand 46 Elwood 12 Final
Bertrand 46 Elwood 12 2:02 4th
Bertrand 38 Elwood 12 6:15 4th
Bertrand 32 Elwood 12 8:51 4th
Bertrand 32 Elwood 6 end of 3rd
Bertrand 32 Elwood 6 1:15 3rd
Bertrand 24 Elwood 6 7:29 3rd
Bertrand 16 Elwood 6. Half. Good effort first half vs the Vikings.
Safety for the Vikings. Bertrand 16 Elwood 6 2:01 2nd
Bertrand 14 Elwood 6 :14 1st
Bertrand 8 Elwood 6 8:19 1st
Bertrand 8 Elwood 0 8:31 1st
HS FB Bertrand @ Elwood 3 pm. Come cheer in the Pirates.
Elwood defeats Arapahoe in VB 3-1
Elwood leads 2 sets to 1
Elwood and Arapahoe VB tied 1-1