Book of Honors

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Congratulations to Triston Simpson= Journal Star Super-State Basketball

Triston was named to the Lincoln Journal Star Super-State Basketball Team for 2016. View the Journal Star page to read more.

Posted on March 29, 2016

Congratulations to These Gators for Making the Journal Star Fall All-City Teams

We are proud of you, great job Gators. View the list here.

Posted on November 28, 2015

North Star Student Honored at State Capitol Ceremony

Pamela Canté will be honored for her essay about values passed on to her by her parents, that was part of an essay contest sponsored by the Latino American Commission.

Posted on October 14, 2015

Kamryn Sannicks Elected President at 2015 American Legion Girls Nation

North Star's own Kamryn Sannicks was elected by 97 other “senators” from 49 states who were carefully selected to attend ALA Girls Nation this summer in Chevy Chase, Maryland.

Posted on August 13, 2015

North Star Artists Exhibit Work at LUX Center for the Arts

Read more and view some images from the Lincoln Journal Star here.

Posted on April 23, 2015

North Star Grad Lands Role on TV's "Glee"

Read about LNS alum, Sammie Ware and her upcoming role on Glee.

Posted on January 02, 2015

Read about North Star teacher, Brian Burback in the Journal Star.

Mr. Burback has studied and traveled around the world to bring a global perspective to his classes. Read about it in the Journal Star here.

Posted on April 03, 2014

Katharen Hedges has won a 2014 Mayor's Arts Award!

Katharen will be awarded The Artistic Achievement Award-Youth at the Lied Center on May 28th. Congratulations! Read more here.

Posted on April 02, 2014

Lincoln North Star Students Selected for 2014 Nebraska Scholastic Art Awards

View some award winning art from our students.

Posted on February 10, 2014

Signing Day at North Star

Congratulations to the following Gators for signing letters of intent to play sports in college. View the list here.

Posted on February 06, 2014

North Star Students Featured in the Arts

Some North Star students have recently been featured by Nebraskans for the Arts. Read more to see what they are up to.

Posted on January 16, 2014

Shanika Zollicoffer is Awarded the First Vicki Bourg Scholarship.

Shanika Zollicoffer was Awarded the First Vicki Bourg Scholarship. Read about it in the Lincoln Journal Star and this link to the story.

Posted on October 22, 2013

Former Gator lands role in Vegas 'Lion King' production

Read the article about a former Gator (Sammie Ware) that was in the Lincoln Journal Star.

Posted on October 22, 2013

Riley Davis is going on to round 2 for American Idol.

Posted on August 20, 2013

LINCOLN NORTH STAR HIGH SCHOOL STANDOUT, JERALYN POE, NAMED GATORADE NEBRASKA GIRLS CROSS COUNTRY RUNNER OF THE YEAR

In its 28th year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, in collaboration with USA TODAY High School Sports, today announced Jeralyn Poe of Lincoln North Star High School as its 2012-13 Gatorade Nebraska Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year. Poe is the first Gatorade Nebraska Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year to be chosen from Lincoln North Star High School.

Posted on April 09, 2013

LNS Lady Gator Bowling Team Wins Another State Championship

LNS won their third straight Bowling title. Read more and link to the Journal Star Article here.

Posted on February 11, 2013

Six North Star students have received 12 Nebraska Scholastic Art Awards

View the award winning pieces on Mrs. Fast's website here.

Posted on February 08, 2013

JAELYNN GRIESS-Star City Sports Athlete of the Year

Congratulations to Jaelynn Griess for being named the Star City Sports Magazine Athlete of the Year. Read the article from the Journal Star here.

Posted on February 07, 2013

Congratulations to the Gators that made the Journal Star 2012 Fall All-City Teams.

See which Gators made the All-City team.

Posted on November 29, 2012

LNS Heartland Conference All Academic and All Conference Teams

Congratulations to the following Gators for being selected to the Heartland Conference All Academic and All Conference Teams for the Fall 2012 Season.

Posted on November 15, 2012

Congratulations to Jeralyn Poe on her repeat Cross Country State Championship!

Congratulations to Jeralyn Poe on her repeat Cross Country State Championship! Read about it in the Journal Star.

Posted on October 23, 2012

Read about Jaelynn Griess and LNS Volleyball in the Journal Star.

Read about Jaelynn Griess and LNS Volleyball in the Journal Star.

Posted on October 23, 2012

Spanish speaking Student Ambassadors assist parents at parent teacher conferences.

Thanks to these students for helping out to make everyone feel welcome at Parent-Teacher Conferences this semester. Just another great example of Gators doing good.

Posted on October 18, 2012

North Star Alumni Recieves Learn to Dream Achiever Award

Galina Martynyuk, a student in SCC’s Academic Transfer program on the Lincoln Campus, is the recipient of the Learn to Dream Achiever Award for the 2012 Summer Quarter.

Posted on October 08, 2012

Congratulations to Channel 10/11 Golden Apple Award Winner, Christina Nevitt!

Ms. Nevitt was recently awarded a Golden Apple Award by Channel 10/11 after being nominated by Mikaelah Molifua, "I am nominating 'Nevitt' (as she's affectionately called) because she truly cares about her students."

Posted on May 23, 2012

Congratulations to the North Star Science Olympiad Team

Nguyen Ho and Bowen Ni - 2nd place Tower Building
Bowen Ni and Devin Schroeder - 4th place Chemistry Lab
Phat Nguyen and Stephen Bui - 4th place GPS
Stephen Bui and Bown Ni - 6th place Fermi Questions

Posted on April 23, 2012

North Star Students Shine at UNL Foreign Language Fair

See the North Star results from UNL's Foreign Language Fair on April 12. Congratulations Gators!

Posted on April 23, 2012

Skills USA Represents North Star well at this years state competition.

These SkillsUSA North Star competitors represented North Star in Hastings, NE for the SkillsUSA State Competition. SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled work force

Posted on April 16, 2012

National Scholastic Art Award, Silver Medal "A Bounce in Time" by Katharen Hedges

We have just received word that 10th grader, Katharen Hedges painting has received a national award. This is a first for any North Star student. Select the headline to read more.

Posted on March 19, 2012

North Star Artists Win Honors With Their Work

6 Lincoln North Star students have 16 visual art pieces winning in state level competition. Click on the headline to see the awards and images of their pieces. Due to the large number of photos you may need to patient with the time to load.

Posted on February 05, 2012

STAR Students for the month of November

Congratulations to the following 9th grade students! They have been chosen by the 9th grade team to be our "STAR" students for the month of November. They have shown excellent work both in and out of the classroom!

Posted on December 12, 2011

Another outstanding showing from our drama department.

The LNS one-act play received the Outstanding Drama award at the one-act festival Nov. 22, 2011. Our very own Josh Schafer won the Best Actor award out of all of the shows that were put on at LNS and was also honored as a part of the overall All Festival Cast.

Posted on November 27, 2011

Congratulations to Cross Country Gators, Jeralyn and Mohamed

Jeralyn Poe won the Class A Girls Cross Country State Championship and Mohamed Hamdan finished third for the Boys. Great job Gators!

Posted on October 21, 2011

North Star Alumni Grace Kluck Helps UNL Win A Big 10 Title.

Omaha senior Nick Herink and Lincoln sophomore Grace Kluck won for their duo interpretation of John F. and Jackie Kennedy's legacy at the Big 10 Conference Challenge Speech and Debate Tournament. Read the article on the Omaha World Herald here. Way to go Grace!

Posted on October 14, 2011

Congratulations to Jace Stevens and Milla Heikkeinen who completed essays for the World Food Prize essay contest.

Milla and Jace presented their papers and represented North Star at a state-wide Conference on Food Security at UNL on Friday, September 23. Milla was named an alternate to the State-Wide Team and both students were awarded $500 scholarships to UNL as a result of their work.

Posted on October 05, 2011

Skills USA Shines at State

Check out the results from the recent state Skills USA competition. SkillsUSA North Star will again attend the National Conference June 20 - 24th in Kansas City.

Posted on April 22, 2011

Results from the State HOSA Competition.

North Star HOSA students qualify to go to California.

Posted on April 13, 2011

Gators Recieve Academic Recognition.

Congratulations to Kevin Reimnitz, Aly Wurster, Ben Zelt, Nancy Bui and
Jacob Meyesenburg for being nominated to the Omaha World Herald Academic
Recongition program.  They will have their pictures in the Omaha World
Herald on Sunday, May 22nd.

Congratulations to Aly Wurster and Kevin Reimnitz for being named to
Channel 8 KLKN  Best of the class for 2011.  They will help make a TV
commercial to be run prior to graduation on Channel 8.

Posted on April 13, 2011

Nort Star Students did a great job at the UNL Language Fair.

Results from the UNL Language Fair.

Posted on April 06, 2011

Gators Place at the Nebraska Science Olympiad.

Congratulations to Science Olympiad Coaches Lisa Bennett and James Blake for doing a great job preparing students for the Nebraska Science Olympiad event this last weekend. As a result of their hard work we had two students bring home medals for third place in chemistry: Bowen Ni and Mariya Nezhyva.

Posted on April 05, 2011

Results from State Speech

Results from the recent Nebraska State Speech Competition:

6th Place Art of Rejection OID Team:  Gloria Kluck, Zack Schafer, Elizabeth Mami, Rachel Ochoa and Steven Tran
5th Place Duet:  Josh Schafer, David Coffin
Lexi Gardner:  6th Place Poetry
Steven Tran:  3rd Place Entertainment
David Coffin:  State Runner up in Dramatic Interp
Congratulations Gators!

Posted on March 30, 2011

Gator Graduate Isar Shamal Recieves SCC Award

Isar is attending SCC as part of the Learn to Dream Scholarship, to learn more and be a part of this program see your counselor. Read the article here.

Posted on November 24, 2010

Fall Gators Sign to Play Sports in College

Congratulations to the following Gators who have signed letters of intent to continue their playing careers. Softball: Taylor Flodman signs with Creighton University Volleyball: Kimberly Bailey signs with University of Nebraska Omaha

Posted on November 15, 2010

Gators make All-State Softball and win Sertoma Award

These Gators were recently recognized for their outstanding accomplishments.

Posted on November 10, 2010

North Star High School Announces World Food Prize Scholarship and Essay Contest Winners

Lincoln North Star Students Win UNL Scholarships and World Food Prize Youth Essay Contest on Global Food Security.

1. Coton Hoferer (Grade 10) Essay Topic: Dairy Deficiency in Brazil*
2. Deyon Livingston (Grade 10) Essay Topic: Using Hank Beachell's Golden Rice Flour to Increase Protein Consumption in Ghana.*
3. Casey King (Grade 12) Essay Topic: Comparing Family Farms in the Bahamas and Nebraska
4. Jase Stevens (Grade 11) Essay Topic: The Importance of Local, Organic Produce in Haiti
5. Elizabeth Martinez (Grade 12 Conference Participant
6. Natasha Madlock (Grade 10) Conference Participant

Click on the title above to see the details.

Posted on September 26, 2010

AP Scholar Award Recipients Announced

A celebration!!  The following students have earned an AP Scholar Award on the basis of their outstanding academic performance on the 2010 AP Exams.

Scholar:
Jacob Meysenburg
Garrick Walker
Bret Wurster

Scholar with Honor:
Helen Chun
Kevin Reimnitz 

Posted on September 18, 2010

2009 North Star Softball Team Wins Districts and takes Second Place at State Championships!

Posted on August 02, 2010

Cast & Crew of the North Star One Act Play Production, The Balkan Women Win the State Class A Play Production Dec. 2009!

Posted on August 02, 2010

Congratulations to the Lincoln Health Occupations Students of America National Qualifiers!

Posted on August 02, 2010

Congratulations to the March 2010 SkillsUSA State Conference Medalists!

Posted on August 02, 2010

2010 LNS Speech Team wins Second Place at Districts & 10th at State Championships March 2010!

Posted on August 02, 2010

Kevin Reimnitz & Ben Zelt are named April 2010 National Merit Scholarship Semi-Finalists!

Posted on August 02, 2010

Congratulations to LNS Teachers Recognized by UNL as Outstanding Mentors April 2010!

Al Bock, Brenda Broeker, John Catlett, Tracie Chapo, Floyd Doughty, Melanie Farber, Mike Gilloti, Cara Heminger, Cynthia Maddux, John Matzen, Jessica Meyer, Matt Musiel, Christina Nevitt, Todd Noble, Barbara Pester, David Travis, and Brian Wandzilak.

Posted on August 02, 2010

North Star Scholars earn "Exemplary" score on the Spring 2010 Nebraska State Writing Exam!

Posted on August 02, 2010

Congratulations to June 2010 SkillsUSA National Bronze Medalist Jackie Michals!

Posted on August 02, 2010

Ramsay Jaber & Marissa Poe Placed Sixth Nationally in Medical Reading at the June 2010 HOSA National Conference!

Posted on August 02, 2010

Congratulations to Coach Todd LaVelle, Paige Policky, and Emily Weber on their Ne. Softball All-Stars win!

Posted on July 30, 2010

Congratulations to the January 2010 Ninth Grade Star Student Award Winners!

Danielle Haen, Brett Bratrsovsky, Terran Hansen, Ellie Lucas, Seth Reeves, Jonathan Farber, Courtney Dinh, Nguyen Ho, Maurissa Schild, Jasmine Derock, Zuong Luu,

Posted on July 25, 2010

Congratulations to the November 2009 Ninth Grade Star Student Award winners!

Trevor Birdzell, Lacherro Braggs, Samantha Christenson, Naeif Hamo, Ashley Hansen, Damian Nguyen, Ruveem Strilkivsky, Lexye Bruegman, Kyle Crowder, Cory Etmund, Katie Glaubius, Jaelynn Griess

Posted on July 25, 2010

Congratulations to Ms. Cara Heminger for receiving the 2009 Nebraska French Teacher of the Year Award!

North Star High School French Teacher Ms. Cara Heminger received the 2009 Nebraska French Teacher of the Year Award from the Nebraska International Language Association.

Posted on July 25, 2010

Congratulations to Ms. Tracie Chapo for receiving the 2009 Outstanding Biology Teacher of the Year Award

Congratulations to Ms. Tracie Chapo! North Star High School Science Teacher Ms. Tracie Chapo received the 2009 Outstanding Biology Teacher of the Year Award for Nebraska from the National Association of Biology Teachers. Ms. Chapo's award was presented by internationally famous wildflife photographer Michael Forsberg! What an honor! Ms.Chapo also received $500, field binoculars, and a microscope from Prentice Hall and Leica Microsystems! The award was presented at North Star High School September 11th, 2009.

Posted on July 25, 2010

Congratulations to Mr. Brian Burback for receiving the NCGE National Distinguished Teacher Award

North Star High School Social Studies Teacher Mr. Brian Burback is the 2009 Recipient of the National Distinguished Teacher Award from the National Council for Geographic Education. What a great honor! His award will be presented during the National Conference on Geography Education September 26 in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Posted on July 25, 2010

Congratulations to Ms. Bonnie Malcom for receiving the 2009 Outstanding Business Education Teacher Award!

North Star High School Business Teacher Ms. Bonnie Malcom received the 2009 Outstanding Business Education Teacher Award from the Association for Career and Technical Education of Nebraska. The award was presented to her at the 2009 Nebraska Career Education Conference in Kearney, Nebraska.

Posted on July 25, 2010