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Luke Eisenmann Wins Nebraska State Voice of Democracy Contest!

Each November, the Hespen Mitchell VFW Post 4836 of Schuyler hosts a local Voice of Democracy oratorical competition open to students in grades 9-12.  Each year in Leigh, sophomore English students in Mrs. Justine Fischer’s . . .

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Quiz Bowl Advances Again!

On January 30th, the Leigh Quiz Bowl team took on Madison in the second round of the 2024 KTCH Quiz Bowl Competition. They beat the Dragons 3-2 after three rounds.  There were three students who competed in the . . .

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LHS Sophomores Shadow at Various Companies

On December 12th, the sophomores of Leigh High School received the opportunity to job shadow a person or persons of a career they are interested in. The sophomores take a career class with Mrs. Megan Hillen. In this class they learn about all . . .

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Veteran’s Day Program Held

The Leigh American Legion held a Veteran’s Day program at Leigh Community Schools last Friday on November 10th at 10:00 am for Veterans Day. Mr. Don Tyser started off the pep rally with a welcome, and the senior high band . . .

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County Government Day Held in Schuyler

On October 30th, The senior class took a trip to Schuyler, which is the county seat of Colfax County. The trip was for Colfax County government day. County Government day is an event that takes place every year in Schuyler at the . . .

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Andrew Rivera and Cassandra Rayback Named Homecoming Royalty

  On October 6, both Leigh and Clarkson named their Homecoming King and Queen at the football game against Cross County.  This year's girl candidates from Leigh were Tanyn Larson, Macy Clausen, Gracie EIsenmann, and . . .

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Jr. High Students Visit Wayne State

Tuesday, October 3rd, the Leigh Jr. High students had a great opportunity to take a college visit to Wayne. Mr. Seth Cash and Mr. Andrew Bachman were sponsors of this trip and went to the college with the kids. The students were able to learn . . .

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Andrew Rivera and Cassandra Rayback Named Homecoming Royalty

On October 6, both Leigh and Clarkson named their Homecoming King and Queen at the football game against Cross County.  This year's girl candidates from Leigh were Tanyn Larson, Macy Clausen, Gracie EIsenmann, and . . .

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Highway 91 Career Fair Features 55 Presenters!

Leigh High School was host to a large Highway 91 Career Fair organized by the highway 91 guidance counselors.  On October 3, grades 10-12 came to Leigh for the second annual Highway 91 Career Fair. Leigh students were joined by other . . .

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Homecoming Week Culminates in Friday Festivities

With another school year, one more homecoming football game rolls on in, but the Leigh community really showed up on October 6, 2023. With a combined Leigh and Clarkson pep rally, tailgating, homecoming crowning, and the alumni band, it . . .

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Students Celebrate!

Homecoming Week this year was filled with fun dress-up days and lots of other activities. There were dress up days, a pep rally for Homecoming in Leigh, a combined pep rally, and a football game against Cross County.  . . .

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Great New Program, Great New Teacher!

For the first time, Leigh Community Schools is offering a new CNA program for students interested in the health career field to participate in! Along with this exciting new program comes a fantastic new teacher at Leigh . . .

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Juniors Explore College Options

On Wednesday, September 20th, the LHS juniors attended a college fair at Central Community College in Columbus. They got to speak with numerous different colleges and get ideas on where to go after graduation.  LHS Guidance . . .

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Meet the 23-24 Journalism Staff!

In an era where the United States has lost a quarter of its local newspapers since 2005, 360 in the last 3 years alone, journalism is alive and thriving at Leigh High School. The Leigh High Journalism Club has one of the biggest groups yet . . .

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Leigh Alum Joins Teaching Staff!

Our newest addition to the Leigh Community Schools faculty is a familiar face - Mrs. Sydney Wemhoff.  Starting this school year, Mrs. Sydney Wemhoff took over as the Leigh K-12 Music teacher after Mrs. Cindy Settje retired.  . . .

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Victory Bell Structure Constructed in Front of Gym

There is certainly a lot of construction around Leigh Community Schools these days, but one thing visitors may have noticed is the new victory bell being constructed in front of the high school gym.   The new victory bell and base . . .

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Shop Class Sign-Making Business Success

After starting up in the fall, the metal sign-making business that is run out of the Leigh Community Schools shop is progressing quite well.  The shop classes have sold over 50 signs at $45-$50 a sign, resulting in revenue over . . .

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Ariyah Ross and Kiera Wiese Win Digital Citizenship Contest!

The Nebraska Educational Service Units (ESUs) held their annual Digital Citizenship Symposium online again this year!   The content, which was available on the Nebraska Digital Citizenship Symposium website, included . . .

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Class of 2023 Holds Commencement

Even tornado warnings couldn’t stop the graduating class of 2023 from Leigh High School from receiving their diplomas at commencement on May 12. The ceremony was delayed from 6 pm until 6:30 due to severe weather, but it went off . . .

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LCS Celebrates Last Day of School

The last day of school on May 17 was an action-packed day for the high school and elementary classes.   The elementary students spent the day attending the elementary awards ceremony where the 6 th grade graduates were recognized . . .

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Students and Staff “Roll” Into a New School Year!

With another summer coming to an end, the 2023-2024 school year is in full swing and students and teachers at Leigh Community Schools are ready to roll right back into things! With all fall sports beginning and extracurricular activities . . .

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Leigh Fitness Center Application

Click here to view and print the  Leigh Fitness Center Application

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Live Stream Schedule

We've added a LIVE STREAM link to our site menu for easy access: Leigh Activities LIVE Stream Clarkson-Leigh Athletics LIVE Stream  

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