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Student and Staff Achievements: May 6, 2024

Omaha Public Schools is pleased to recognize the following staff and students for their academic, extracurricular and professional achievements:

  • Brooklynn Pierce, Westview High junior, for becoming the state champion in the Entertainment Review Writing category at the Nebraska School Activities Association (NSAA) State Journalism Competition.
  • Central High senior Violet Tran for winning the Nebraska Investwrite Essay Competition.
  • South High’s JROTC team for placing first at the Patriot Raider Challenge in Missouri.
  • All Omaha Public Schools robotics teams competing at the VEX Robotics World Championships.
  • Jason Susnjar of Bryan High for being named the Van Ekfelt Coach of the Year for Class A by the Nebraska State Wrestling Coaches Association.
  • All Omaha Public Schools high schools for being recognized as recipients of the 2023-24 Nebraska State Colleges Multi-Activity Student Award from the NSAA and the Nebraska State College System.