Highly Qualified Teachers
Our school receives federal funds for Title 1 programming. We work very hard to meet the needs of your students using great programing and effective teachers. †At this time, 100% of our elementary teachers meet state licensing requirements for the grade level and subjects in which each teacher is providing instruction.† Para Professionals at Plattsmouth Elementary are also highly qualified.
Feel free to request specific information regarding the professional qualifications of your studentís teacher or teachers.† Our email addresses and phone numbers are below.
Dr. Cherie Larson††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† † Todd Halvorsen
Director of Instructional Services ††††††††† † † Elementary Principal
402-296-3361 ext. 2812 †††††††††††††††††††††††††† 402-296-4173 ext. 2504
Enrollment Option Program-Is it too early?
No, it is not too early to start thinking about the enrollment option program for the 2018-2019 school year. The Plattsmouth Community School District is accepting enrollment option applications from families that are interested in a joining a district that is on the cutting edge with support for our students.
We have an early childhood center/Head Start program that supports students from birth to age 4. Our elementary supports students in grades K-4, middle school includes grades 5-8, and our high school includes students in grades 9-12.†In addition to teachers, support staff, administrators, and Board members that are committed to providing high quality core curriculum learning opportunities for our students, we have the following services available.
1. Three full-time school social workers
2. Nurses or a health aide in every building
3. Two full-time high ability learner facilitators/coaches
4. A full-time instructional facilitator/coach
5. Approximately 50 extra-curricular activities in middle school and high school
6. Outdoor classrooms
7. High school wall-to-wall career academies for EVERY student
If you are interested in having your children join our school community, click HERE, download and complete the enrollment option application, and submit it to email@example.com or drop it off at the PCS Administration Center at 1912 Old Hwy. in Plattsmouth.
Real Estate-Land for Sale on Hwy. 75
The Plattsmouth Community School District has approximately 3 acres of land for sale that is adjacent to Hwy. 75. Click here to see the aerial view of the land that is for sale. It is zoned for commercial use. The land does not include the former John Deere facility. The cost for all three acres is $300,000 or $100,000 for a single acre. Direct questions to firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you.
Perfect Attendance Program at PCS
In cooperation with Plattsmouth Scooter's Coffee, we are starting a perfect attendance program for students and staff members at PCS. Every month during the school year, an elementary student, a middle school student, a high school student, a support staff member, and a certified staff member will be randomly selected from each of the identified groups. The selected individuals will receive a free small drink coupon to the Plattsmouth Scooter's.
For the month of August, the following individuals were randomly selected to receive a free small drink from Scooter's for their perfect attendance at PCS.
Elementary school student-Gabrielle Harvey
Middle school student-Blake Duncan
High school student-Brooke Butler
Support staff member-James Balderson
Certified staff member-Mindy Bourgeois
Thank you to Plattsmouth Scooter's owner Marci Covington for her support of perfect attendance at PCS.
Elementary is Back in the Reading Zone
With the help of assistant principal Mr. Mike Karle, our elementary school is back in the reading zone for the 2017-2018 school year.
Breakfast and lunch menus are available online.†Hover over any food item and get a picture with detailed nutritional information.†This is a great tool for monitoring personal health and wellness. It is an excellent resource for students, parents, and faculty/staff.
Click here ---->†NEW BREAKFAST AND LUNCH MENUS LINK
"Thumbs up to the new food choices and variety. My daughter is very happy about having lemonade, ice tea, and water as choices, since it's hard for the kids to get hydrated with the busy days." Jody Graskowiak-Parent
2017-2018 PCS Calendar
Click here for the 2017-2018 PCS Calendar that was approved by the BoE on Feb. 13, 2017.
Blue Devil Gear is Available Online
The 2017-2018 school year is right around the corner. Be ready with your own Blue Devil gear that is available online. The first round of orders are due by Aug. 20, 2017. Click here and submit your order. If you have questions, feel free to contact Jana Shuey at email@example.com. Go Big Blue!