Lady Rockets drop a close one 29-28 ton NEN.
At the half NEN Lady Bluejays lead WN Lady Rockets 14-10
Reminder: There will be no classes at NTS on Monday, December 9th. NTS students will need to report to West Nodaway by 10:40 AM.
PVI Tournament Update: Varsity girls will play today in Ravenwood at 4:00 PM. Varsity boys will play tomorrow at NWMSU, beginning at 5:30 PM. See full bracket under the "News" section of our Website.
West Nodaway falls to North Nodaway 44-51 in boys basketball.
Click the link below to view the updated PVI Tournament bracket! Boys play tonight at 5:30 PM, and girls will play Thursday at 4:00 PM. https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2M7aO_5t9qEekxuODlPS2dmanJ3THdQMVBHLXVOc2VJY2tj/view?usp=sharing
Lady Rockets fall to Stewartsville in PVI tourney 44-27; play Thursday at 4:00pm at NEN
At the end of 3 qtrs. Stewartsville hanging on to 27-21 lead over Lady Rockets
JH Rocket Boys over Hamburg 73-19.
At the half Stewartsville leads WN Lady Rockets 21-13
After 1 quarter; Lady Rockets trail Stewartsville 10-9.
Good luck to our JH basketball teams as they take on Hamburg this evening at home. Game time is 5:30 PM. Good luck, Rockets!
The PVI Tournament backet has been updated! Please click the link below to see the results of last night's games, along with new game times. https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2M7aO_5t9qEV1Nid2V0bk5qRWZIVjRyXzBlS3FHUnNvZGhr/view?usp=sharing
Lady Rockets fall to DeKalb 52 to19 in first game of the season. Keep working hard and improving girls!
Wn boys open season with 56-48 win over Stewartsville: play Wednesday time TBA
End of 3rd qtr WN leads Stewartsville 43-35
1st Round PVI Tourney; WN boys lead Stewartsville 29-21 at the half
FFA sponsored Blood Drive December 16, 2019, 2-7pm at American Legion Post 315. There is an EMERGENCY need for blood so please come donate!
The PTO Fundraiser with Pampered Chef is due today! Cindy Whitney said she will be keeping the online site open until Thursday, Dec. 5th. https://www.pamperedchef.com/party/wnpto2019
The Platte Valley Invitational Basketball Tournament begins today! See website for bracket. Go Rockets!
Third grade spendt the day studying the science of flight! We learned the four different forces and the laws of motion!
When you walk by kindergarten you will think it is springtime. The sunflowers bloomed early this year. Make sure you stop by to seem them.
Thanksgiving break begins! School will resume on Monday, December 2nd. Have a happy and safe holiday.
JH Lady Rockets over St. Gregory’s 45-16. Good job ladies!
Just a reminder that there will be no after-school tutoring on Tuesday, November 26th.
Picture day is tomorrow! Don't forget your uniforms, organization shirts, etc. (Make-up Pictures, MS/HS Grade Levels, Organizations, HS Basketball, HS Cheer)
Middle School Academic Bowl has begun! The next practice will be held tomorrow, November 26th, from 3:15-4:15 PM in Mr. Downing's room! All middle school students are invited to attend.
Orders due Monday for FBLA, FCCLA, FFA Briley Heart Cart Donut Fundraiser. $1 Per Donut. Deliveries will happen Tuesday!
FFA Breakfast TODAY 8am-12pm at Burlington Junction American Legion Post 315. Free will donation!
Come join us at the FFA breakfast tomorrow morning, from 8:00-12:30 PM at the Burlingtion Junction American Legion building. Free will donation!
Orders due Monday for FBLA, FCCLA, FFA Briley Heart Cart Donut Fundraiser. $1 Per Donut. Deliveries will happen Tuesday!
FFA Breakfast, Sunday, November 24th, 8am-12pm at Burlington Junction American Legion Post 315. Free will donation!
Local Pampered Chef director, Cindy Whitney, is working with the PTO again this year for an elementary fundraiser, which will run until December 4th. Feel free to shop online using the link below. All items will be delivered before Christmas break! Happy shopping! https://www.pamperedchef.com/party/wnpto2019
Jostens will be here on Monday, November 25th at 10:00 AM for sophomore class ring delivery! Postcards have been mailed home with final balances.
Santa Claus is coming to town! He will be visiting the Burlington Junction Community Center on Saturday, December 14th. The Junior Auxiliary girls will be serving pancakes for a free will donation from 8:00-10:00 AM, and Santa may even arrive early to enjoy some with the children! Then from 9:00-10:00 AM, children are invited to sit on Santa's lap. Don't forget your camera for pictures!
Middle School Academic Bowl season is underway! All 7th and 8th grade students are invited to be a part of our team and we will be having our first practice this Thursday after school until 4:15 in Mr. Downing's room. For more information contact email@example.com
West Nodaway basketball online order. The order closes on Dec. 1st. Go Rockets! https://rocketsbasketball.itemorder.com/sale
Good luck to the junior high basketball teams as they compete in the South Holt Tournament this evening! Girls will play at 4:30 PM, followed by the boys at 5:45 PM. Go Rockets!
Picture day will be next Tuesday for all organizations and groups, as well as retakes! A rough outline of times can be found in the document below: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1302JxXJM23bDcV85Tbzo8shia9iAVdp4NT6MT1sSM5s/edit?usp=sharing
In December, TEAM students will be making fleece tie blankets for the Noyes Home in St. Joseph. Donations of fleece material in any size dimensions are needed.These can be dropped off at the elementary or HS building. Please help our students with this service learning project.
Reminder: Tonight's junior high basketball game at North Nodaway is for boys only, beginning at 5:30 PM! The girls' game has been cancelled.
Reminder: West Nodaway will be hosting the 2019 Volleyball Banquet tomorrow evening, beginning at 5:00 PM. The Junior and Senior High School Fall Co-op Sports Banquet will follow at 6:30 PM. Junior high parents are asked to please provide a dessert, and high school parents are asked to provide a side dish. Families of all West Nodaway and North-West Nodaway fall athletes are invited to attend.
Tomorrow's JH game at North Nodaway will be BOYS ONLY, beginning at 5:30 PM.
There will be meeting for parents of all high school boys and girls basketball players tomorrow at 5:15 PM with Coach Phipps!
Reminder: West Nodaway will be hosting the 2019 Volleyball Banquet this coming Friday, beginning at 5:00 PM. The Junior and Senior High School Fall Co-op Sports Banquet will follow at 6:30 PM. Junior high parents are asked to please provide a dessert, and high school parents are asked to provide a side dish. Families of all West Nodaway and North-West Nodaway fall athletes are invited to attend.
Basketball open gym is each Sunday evening at 6:00 pm in the main gym. The gym is open for any student in our district wanting to work on their skills and play up and down.
West Nodaway Board of Education Meeting - Wed. Nov. 13 - Media Center - agenda posted on school website under Documents/Board of Education
Duke Ingraham takes 23– for All State honors. Preston Bateman finishes 75th in a time of 18:52. Amazing efforts all around!
Blay takes 2nd overall despite leading 3 miles of the race! 16:45- unofficial. Amazing effort!
Reminder: No school at West Nodaway or NTS on Monday, November 11th. Have a great three-day weekend!
JH girls basketball: Rockets over Nodaway-Holt 40-10.
JH boys basketball: Rockets over Nodaway Holt 61-12.
Congratulations and good luck to the following cross-country runners who will be attending the state competition this weekend: Tyler Blay, Duke Ingraham, and Preston Bateman. On Friday, West Nodaway will be hosting a send-off for these athletes at 9:45 AM. All staff and students will line the hallways and see them off!
JH Boys Basketball: Rockets over Union Star 48-15.
JH Girls Basketball; Lady Rockets over Union Star, 45-11.
Good luck to the JH basketball teams as they take on Union Star this evening at home. Game time is 5:30 PM.
PTO Meeting tonight at 6:00 in Mrs. McGinness’s room.
Correction: The "Block Out Cancer" volleyball tournament will now being at 6:00 PM on Friday.
The West Nodaway 2019-2020 volleyball team will be hosting a "Block Out Cancer" tournament on Friday, November 8th at 7:00 PM for all middle and high school students. The cost is $5.00 per student, and students must have a team of six players. NHS will be hosting a bake sale that night as well. All proceeds will benefit Diane Riddle, grandmother of one of our West Nodaway volleyball players. We hope to see you there!
Congrats to Tyler Blay on winning the Class 1 District XC meet today; Duke Ingraham 5th; Preston Bateman 14th; all state qualifiers!
Good luck to our cross country boys as they travel to West Platte—Platte Ridge Park for cross country districts! Class 1 boys will race at 12:35 pm.
Worth County over the North-West Muskets 46-0. Final at the half.
Congratulations to Lexi Moore for also being named 2nd Team All-District in volleyball! What an honor!
Pumpkin carving fun!
Pumpkin carving fun!
Middle School students are invited to our annual Haunted Hallway and scary movie tomorrow tonight. Haunted Hallway tours will begin at 6:30 PM, and a showing of Escape Room will begin at 7:30 PM. There will be activities for students who do not want to watch the movie. Please do not arrive before 6:30 PM. The entry fee is $5, and it includes pizza, snacks, and drinks. Happy Halloween!
Congratulations to Lexi Moore for being named 1st Team All-Conference in volleyball! We're proud of your hard work this season, Lexi. Go Rockets!
JH boys basketball: Rockets over South Holt 48-39.
JH Basketball: Lady Rockets over South Holt 34-16.
The junior high basketball teams will play at South Holt this evening at 5:30 PM, and the bus will leave at 4:00 PM. Go Rockets!
JH boys basketball: Rockets over Rock Port 58-34.
JH Lady Rockets get the win over Rock Port 34-28. Good effort ladies!
School picture retake day will be Tuesday, November 26th. If you student has not taken a picture for the 2019-2020 yearbook yet, they will also be getting their picture taken. If you would like for your child to retake their school pictures, all photos in the package must be returned. If it is a mistake on the photographer's end, pictures will be free. However, if it is a personal choice by the parent or student (messy hair, didn't like shirt, etc.), there will be a $5.00 retake charge.
The West Nodaway Invitational XC Meet has been cancelled for today, due to weather.
The 2019-2020 junior high basketball season will kick off this evening! The Rockets will travel to Rock Port to compete at 5:30 PM. Good luck, Rockets!
Today is the last day to visit the Scholastic Book Fair in the Media Center! Stop by anytime between 8:00-3:30 PM.
Tyler Blay and Duke Ingraham go 1-2 in St. Joe this morning at the SJC cross country meet. The boys will be competing at the Northwest Missouri State cross county course this up coming Tuesday-Oct 29th.
Final score from Hopkins-NW Nodaway 24, SHNH 69
End of 3rd qtr Muskets 24, Spartans 42
Halftime score from Hopkins; Muskets 18, Spartans 35
6:50 to play in 2nd qtr Spartans lead Muskets 28-12
End of 1st qtr in Hopkins Muskets trail Spartans of South Holt-Nodaway-Holt 21-6
All juniors taking the ASVAB, along with any seniors taking the ASVAB, please report to West Nodaway at 8:00 AM.
Volleyball Parents' Night will be held tomorrow following the varsity volleyball game. All players and their parents will be recognized.
Reminder: There will be no school on Friday, October 25th. Have a great three-day weekend!
Lady Rockets won 2-0 last night at Union Star 🏐 The girls will play South Holt on Thursday 10/24 at 5:30. Parents night/Senior night will follow.
Lady Rockets take set 2.
Northwest Technical School will not be in session tomorrow! NTS students are asked to report to West Nodaway by 10:40 AM.
Elementary Cheer Clinic will be held tomorrow from 6:00-7:30 PM at West Nodaway.
Date Change: JH basketball will play at South Holt on Wed 10/30 at 5:30 pm.
The book fair has arrived! Stop by this week from October 21st through October 24th, or on Monday, October 28th. Regular hours are from 8:00-3:30 PM, and it will also be open during parent-teacher conferences.
The varsity volleyball game against Clarinda Academy has been cancelled this evening.
At the half, Southwest Wildcats 64, Northwest Muskets 14. Final.
Fifth grade used the scientific inquiry process in Project Lead the Way class to design & perform experiments to determine the effectiveness of different types of soaps, amounts of soap, or temperature of water when washing hands. They used a simulated germ lotion & black lights to determine their results. #PLTW
Tyler Blay, our individual cross-country champion this week, had an interview on KMA this morning. Way to go, Tyler! Click here to listen: http://www.kmaland.com/sports/west-nodaway-s-blay-excited-after-individual-team-conference-titles/article_2ba56edc-f0ee-11e9-9a8b-bb2567198a78.html#utm_campaign=blox&utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social
HS Volleyball- West Nodaway over Nodaway-Holt in 3 sets. Go Rockets!!!
Parent-teacher conferences for 6th-12th grade will be held in commons from 4:00-7:00 PM on Monday, October 21st, and Wednesday, October 23rd. No appointment is necessary, and you are welcome to come and go as needed!
The West Nodaway Music Boosters will be running the concession stand for the Harley Race Memorial wrestling event this Saturday from 5pm-10pm. Proceeds from the concessions are for instruments for beginning band. Please contact Mr. Sheeley at firstname.lastname@example.org for details!
It's that time of year again! Parent-Teacher conferences will be held from 4:00-7:00 PM on both Monday, October 21st, and Wednesday, October 23rd. We hope to see you there.
The Nodaway County health nurse will be here from 4:00-6:00 PM on Monday, October 21st to provide flu shots for interested students and their families. If you have health insurance through a major provider, shots will be free. If not, the cost will be $20.00. Please contact Kelli Hoyt at (660) 725-4126 if you have any questions or concerns.
If you can't make it to St. Joe tonight for the varsity volleyball game, don't worry! It is set to stream live at https://www.facebook.com/sjcsathletics/, beginning at 6:00 PM!
Reminder: Harley Race Memorial Wrestling Event at West Nodaway this weekend! Tickets can be purchased at Maryville Florist, Goff's Home Grocery, or online at www.harleyrace.com. For more information, call (573) 392-4100.
This evening's varsity volleyball game against St. Joseph Christian will begin at 6:00 PM. Good luck, Rockets!
Northwest Muskets 58, Leblond 52, final.
End of 3rd Muskets 36, Leblond 32.
At the half. Northwest Muskets 28, LeBlonde 20.
Due to the cool weather, the pep assembly has been moved to the high school gym, and will begin after the parade. Go Muskets!
Tomorrow-NWN Homecoming Parade downtown BJ (1:30pm), Pep Rally @ FB field (2:15pm); temps will be colder; dress warm with coats, hats, gloves
Elementary Cheer Clinic permission forms are due tomorrow, October 11th.
Rocket VB tonight (10/8) at Hopkins; Varsity Only; starts at 5:30pm; Homecoming bonfire at Hopkins field @ 7pm
Reminder: JH basketball meeting this evening for all interested 7th and 8th graders, along with their parents, at 5:30 PM in commons! Please let Coach Calfee or Coach Barnes know if you cannot make it. Go Rockets!
JH boys and girls basketball practice begins tomorrow Tuesday, October 8th.
Meeting Notice - West Nodaway R-I Board of Education Meeting, Wednesday, Oct. 9 at 7:00pm in WN Media Center
Cross Country meet in St. Joseph today has been cancelled.
DeKalb over Northwest Muskets in football 42-14.
West Nodaway will host a JH volleyball triangular on Monday, October 7th, followed by varsity. Please see website for details.
The JV football game scheduled for Monday, October 7th has been cancelled. The JH will still play, however.
The cross-country meet in Shenandoah has been cancelled for this afternoon.
There will not be an elementary cheer clinic for Homecoming this year. They will perform during Senior Night instead.
Mound City over West Nodaway 2-0, in varsity volleyball.
West Nodaway JH Volleyball falls to Mound City 2-0.
The cross-country meet at Rock Port today has been cancelled.
On Tuesday, October 8th, there will be a JH basketball meeting for all interested 7th and 8th graders, along with their parents. The meeting will be held at 5:30 PM in the commons. Please let Coach Calfee or Coach Barnes know if you cannot make it.
On Saturday, October 19th, West Nodaway will be hosting the Harley Race Memorial Wrestling Event. Tickets can be purchased at Goff Home Grocery or Maryville Florist. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kHgp7cCtuFY
Location Change: The JH/JV football game will be played in Graham this evening, beginning at 5:00 PM.
The next PTO meeting is on Tuesday, October 1st at 6 p.m in Mrs. McGinness’s room. We would love to see some new faces.
FFA Barnwarming will be held tonight at the school from 6-8 pm. Come join us for an evening of food and games.
Mound City over North West Muskets 48-0.
Weekend Announcements: JH volleyball will compete in the St. Gregory's tournament tomorrow. The bracket is on the website under the "News" tab. Good luck, Rockets! Also, FFA Barnwarming will be held tomorrow evening from 6:00-8:00 PM at Giesken's! Have a great weekend!
Don't forget to support our local FFA chapter at the community breakfast on Sunday, September 29th! It will be held at the Burlington Junction American Legion building from 8:00-12:30 PM, and a free-will donation will be accepted. We hope to see you there!
There will be an elementary flag football pep rally on Friday, September 27th at 2:00 PM! Go Rockets!
Time Change: The JH volleyball matches on 9/24 and 9/26 will both begin at 5:00 PM, due to the addition of JV matches.
The JH/JV football teams will play against East Atchison in Fairfax this evening, beginning at 5:00 PM. Go Muskets!
Final, Rock Port 52, Northwest Muskets 6.
At the half, Rock Port 46 Northwest Muskets 6.
End of 1st, Rock Port 24, Northwest Muskets 6.
Rock Port 24, Northwest Muskets 0 with 3:50 to go in 1st Qtr.
The middle school fall kick-off event will be held this evening from 5:00-7:00 PM. There will be a $5.00 cover charge for all who enter, but it will cover pizza, snacks, and drinks. Come join in on the fun of movies, games, and food! All middle school students are welcome.
Good luck to our varsity volleyball team as they compete in the Nodaway-Holt Tournament tomorrow. Bracket is under the "News" section on our website!
The North-West Nodaway Muskets will take on the Rock Port Blue Jays in Burlington Junction this evening, beginning at 7:00 PM. Good luck, Muskets!!
Musket apparel orders are in! They will be handed out at the West Nodaway vs. North Nodaway game tomorrow night in Burlington Junction, beginning at 5:30 PM. Any orders not picked up will be available at each school on Friday.
FFA fruit sales begin today! See any FFA member to place your order.
JH Lady Rockets over St. Gregory’s 2-0 for the win. Good work ladies!
JH girls volleyball win the 1st match 2-0 over Nodaway Holt. Good job ladies!
Community Blood Drive at BJ American Legion Building, 2:00-7:00 PM. Donations greatly needed, due to VERY low blood supply. We hope to see you today!
The football bus for JH/JV football will leave from West Nodaway at 3:15 PM today for their game in Hopkins. Good luck, Muskets!
Time Change: The Varsity volleyball game tonight against Clarinda Academy will begin at 5:00 PM. Go Rockets!
JH Rockets win their first game of the WN tourney against NH in 2 sets.
Final score Platte Valley 52, Northwest Muskets 6.
At the half, Platte Valley 38, Northwest Muskets 6.
End of 1st, Platte Valley 14, Northwest Muskets 0.
The vo-tech bus will run at the normal time and take students to NTS Monday, September., 16th.
Varsity football will play at Barnard this evening at 7:00 PM. The bus will leave at 5:00 PM. Go Muskets!
JH Volleyball Rockets in straight sets with their second win of the season against South Holt tonight. Great job, Ladies!
South Holt wins the 2nd set over the Lady Rockets 25-16 and wins the match 2-0.
South Holt takes the 1st set over the Lady Rockets 25-12.
MS Lady Rockets with the win over South Holt in Volleyball 2-0. Good job ladies
JH/HS volleyball teams compete at South Holt this evening. Game time is 5:30 PM, and the bus will leave at 3:30 PM. Go Rockets!
Reminder: There will be no school on Monday, September 16th. Have a great three-day weekend!
Good luck to our JH/HS volleyball and cross country teams as they compete tonight!
Don't forget! Picture day is Wednesday, and the following groups will be photographed: Elementary Individuals, Elementary Grade Levels, MS/HS Make-ups, MS/HS Fall Sports.
FFA Sponsored Blood Drive September 16, 2019, 2-7 pm at American Legion in Burlington Junction
No vo-tech Monday, Sept. 9th. NTS students please report at the beginning of 4th hour.
Final score, East Atchison 46, North West Nodaway 0.
At the half, East Atchison 38, North West Muskets 0.
End of 1st quarter. East Atchison 14, North West Muskets 0.
West Nodaway Board Meeting Scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 11 at 7:00pm in the WN Media Center. Agenda found under Documents tab on App and Website!
Catch the NW Nodaway at East Atchison football game on 95.9 FM tonight! Go Muskets!
Reminder: Don't forget to place your order for Musket gear before Sunday, September 8th at 11:59 PM. See our website for link and ordering information!
Mound City defeats @WNRockets 2-1. Winning the third set 25-22.. Great job Rockets! Keep battling!!
Timeout in set 3: @WNRockets 18, Mound City 18
Varsity volleyball will play against Mound City tonight at home. Game time is 5:30 PM. Go Rockets!
Varsity football will play at Fairfax on Friday at 7:00 PM. Fairfax CTA will be serving a free-will donation supper, beginning at 6:00 PM. Come early, grab some pulled pork sandwiches, and cheer on our Muskets!
Middle school Rocket Mathlete Club kicks off tomorrow right after school! 3:15-4:15 in Mrs. Shipley’s room!
Girls Varsity volleyball will kick off their season at Rock Port Tuesday Sept. 3rd beginning at 5:30. The home opener is Thursday Sept. 5th at 5:30, this event will be varsity only. Go Rockets!
Tough loss for the Muskets last night 36-14 to Stewartsville. Mistakes that can be fixed. Moving forward and looking for better! Go Muskets!
NWN trails Stewartsville 30-14 with 9:30 to play in the game
If you know someone who is not getting WN Rocket texts, call Tayne (660-725-3317) or Bev (660-725-4126) to be added to the list.
Varsity Football vs. Stewartsville at Burlington Junction - Tonight at 7:00 PM. Go Muskets! 🏈💙
Looks like weather forecast has changed; Musket Tailgate Event at Hopkins WILL BE AT THE FOOTBALL FIELD; 6:00pm Food Served; 6:45pm Introductions & Activities
Reminder: There will be no school on Monday, September 2nd! Have a great three-day weekend.
Don't forget! Friday is the last day to stock up on Rocket gear from the PTO fundraiser. [https://fancloth.shop/FJAKH] Go Rockets!
Meet the JH and HS fall sports teams (Muskets, Rockets, and Mustangs) at Hopkins football field . 6:00pm food served 6:30pn starts the introductions. Thurs 8/29
Reminder: Back to school tailgate on Thursday at North Nodaway's field. Meal at 6:00 PM, introductions and activities at 6:45 PM. We hope to see you there!
FFA PALS applications are due to Mrs. Honan by Friday, August 30th!
Reminder: Required 6th-12th grade wellness screenings are tomorrow! Don't forget to wear your contacts or glasses, if needed.
Still time to get over to Tarkio to see the NW Nodaway football team in action! One canned good per person gets you into the jamboree tonight! Go Muskets!
1st-5th grade have Fitness class 1 day a week and PE the other 4 days. We ask that students wear clothes that are comfortable and easy to move around in. If wearing skirts/dresses, please wear shorts underneath. They also may put shorts on underneath their pants if they want.
Booster Club will be meeting on Tuesday, August 27th at 5:30 PM in the commons. Hope to see you there!
Back to School Tailgate: Thursday, August 29th at North Nodaway's Field. Meal at 6:00 PM. Activities at 6:45 PM.
For Friday's football jamboree at East Atchison, they will be having a canned food drive in replacement for their gate. They ask for everyone attending to donate at least one canned food. The jamboree begins at 6:00 p.m.
WN Board of Education Regular Session Meeting and Tax Rate Hearing minutes are posted on the website under the Documents/Board of Education tab.from August 14, 2019
Art Club t-shirts are ready for last year's Art Club members. New members can get their shirts at a later date.
Musket JH Football practice starts tomorrow Mon. 8/19; practice 4:00-6:00 each day; this week at WN
Rocket JH Volleyball practice starts tomorrow Mon. 8/19; 3:15-4:45 all week; hope to see you there!
West Nodaway Special Board of Education Meeting set for Monday, August 19, 2019 at 8:00am in the Superintendent's Office.
Don't forget to check out the PTO Fan Cloth fundraiser items and freshen up your Rocket wardrobe! https://fancloth.shop/FJAKH