Scott Leisy Fundraiser

Mr. Scott Leisy, Clearwater’s PE teacher and coach for the Cyclones has recently been diagnosed with rectal cancer. The staff at Clearwater School would like to help offset some of his traveling/medical expenses by selling “Scott’s Squad” t-shirts. All proceeds will be given to the Leisy family. Orders are due into the school office March 28th at noon. Click below to see the shirt and download the form.

Leisy T-shirt Fundraiser Form

State Speech Qualifiers

The D1-3 District Speech Meet was held on Monday, March 12th in Niobrara. Boyd County has some state qualifiers!



Joseph Hiatt will also see state competition with his District Runner Up in Serious Prose.




OID State Qualifiers

The Freshman OID team of Joshua Kersch, Kiryn Kayl, Kaci Mashino, Andrea Hipke, and Brayden Almgren placed 3rd and will move on to state competition.






Bleachers for Sale

The Boyd County School will be replacing the bleachers in the Spencer gym. If anybody is interested in purchasing the old, wooden bleachers please contact Mr. Koch. 402-589-1333.

FCCLA is selling Schwan’s

The Boyd County FCCLA chapter is selling Schwan’s! If you purchase Schwan’s please enter the code 36840 when you place your order or give the code to your Schwan’s representative and a portion of what you purchase will go to the Boyd County FCCLA Chapter to help them attend state leadership Conference in Lincoln for STAR competition! Thanks for your support!

Elementary Olympics

The Boyd County Elementary students at the Butte attendance center celebrated the 2018 Winter Olympics the week of Feb. 12th. They learned about several different Olympic events and played a variation of a few of them.  On Monday, they learned about curling with bean bags and on Wednesday they played hockey.

Thursday’s event was ice skating. The students used paper plates for skates and competed in speed skating and pairs figure skating.

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For the finale, Friday’s event was the always exciting bobsled. They competed in the 4 man bobsled and the 2-man bobsled, and finished off with the Skelton.  It was a fun filled week.

Bobsled video

The 1st through 4th grade will be kicking off a “jump for heart” program the 27th of February. They will learn about the importance of developing healthy habits, and help raise funds for the American Heart Association. Please help support them in this project.

NVC Industrial Technology Day Results

IT Day

The 2018 NVC Industrial Technology Day was held on February 7th, 2018. Mr. Rust and Mr. Dea took seven students to Niobrara to participate. The results are as follows:

  • Woodworking Power Tools Tests
    • Jaeten Ellwanger – 5th Place
  • Welding Test
    • Jared Koenig – 1st Place
    • Austin Koenig – 2nd Place
  • Architectural Drawing Test
    • Shay Nelson – 2nd Place
    • Nathan Kaczor – 3rd Okace
  • Power Mechanics Test
    • Jaeten Ellwanger – 2nd Place
  • Mouse Traptor Pull
    • Nathan Koch – 3rd Place
  • Bridge Testing
    • Austin Koenig – 2nd Place
    • Shay Nelson – 3rd Place
  • Paper Airplane Hangtime
    • Vance Heiser – 5th Place
  • Paper Tower Construction
    • Shay Nelson – 2nd Place
  • Quiz Bowl
    • Alex Reed, Austin Koenig, Jared Koenig, Shay Nelson – 3rd Place
  • Board Drafting
    • Nathan Kaczor – 1st Place
  • Robotic Arm
    • Kannin Ellwanger – 4th Place
    • Simon Arellano – 5th Place