Emergency Relocation Information for Parents
Attendance Message to Parents
Standards Based Grading
Human Growth & Development Curriculum
Thank you for visiting our website, and welcome to Bryan High School! I am very excited to lead and serve as the newly appointed principal at Bryan High School. Education changed the trajectory of my life and I am passionate about transforming our students’ lives through education.
All great schools start with a clear vision of a better tomorrow. This year we will create a shared vision to move our school forward into the future. To begin shaping our shared vision of academic success for all students at Bryan High School, I want to know your aspirations for our school and the type of school you would like to see in the next three to five years.
As we work to shape a shared vision of Bryan High School this year, we will maintain a focus on raising student achievement through effective teaching and learning while aiming to graduate more students annually who are college, career, and civic ready. Great things happen when we keep our students the primary focus of our work and when we work as partners.
Please feel free to stop in or call to make an appointment to discuss your aspirations, suggestions, or ideas to help make this year the best it can be as well as create a vision for the future! Go Bears!
Dr. Rony Ortega
Principal, Bryan High School
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Aug 15: OPS Schools Open - First Student Day (9th-Grade Students Only at Bryan High School)
Aug 16: All students return to school
Sep 3: No School, Labor Day
Sep 8: ACT Test Date
Sep 14: No School for Students; Curriculum Day for Teachers
Sep 17: Mid-Quarter Progress Checks
Sep 22: Homecoming Dance, 7:00-11:00 p.m.
Sep 29: Bryan High Craft Show
Oct 22: Mid-Semester Evaluations
Oct 10: Parent-Student-Teacher Conferences from 3:30 - 7:00 pm
Oct 11: No school for students; Parent-Student-Teacher Conferences from 12:00 - 7:00 pm
Oct 12: No School for High School Students
Oct 27: ACT Test Date
Nov 19: Mid-Quarter Progress Checks
Nov 21-23: No School for Students; Nov 22, Teacher Inservice/Work Day; Nov 23-24, Thanksgiving Recess
Dec 8: ACT Test Date
Dec 24-Jan 4: No School for Students; Winter Recess
Jan 4: Teacher Work Day
Jan 10: Open House for 8th Graders, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Jan 21: No School Martin Luther King - National Day of Service
Feb 4: Mid-Quarter Progress Checks
Feb 9: ACT Test Date
Feb 7: No school for Students; Parent-Student-Teacher Conferences 12:00 noon - 7:00 pm
Feb 8: No School for Middle/High School Students; High School Teacher Work Day
Feb 18: No School for Students; Presidents' Day
Mar 11-15: No School for Students; Spring Recess
Mar 18: Mid-Semester Evaluations
Apr 1: Complete FAFSA for priority consideration and College Bound Nebraska
Apr 2: ACT Test for Bryan High 11th-Graders
Apr 6: 7:00-11:00 p.m.
Apr 11: No School for Students; Teacher Professional Development
Apr 12: No School for Students; Teacher Planning/Work Day
Apr 13: ACT Test Date
Apr 22: Mid-Quarter Progress Checks
May 22: Graduation, UNO Baxter Arena, 7:00 p.m.
May 22: Last Day of School
May 27: Memorial Day
Jun 3-Jun 28: Summer School
Jun 8: ACT Test Date
Jul 13: ACT Test Date
Should we have a need to evacuate the school and move students to another temporary location, we want you to know in advance that we have made arrangements to do so at Bryan Middle School, 8210 S. 42nd St. or if that building is unavailable, we will move students to Daniel J. Gross High School, 7700 S. 43 St. Please read the attached letter for more information.
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