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The Flu: A Guide for Parents

December 13, 2018

The Flu: A Guide for Parents Please click on the links below for a PDF guide on the flu.  English  (PDF) Spanish  (PDF) Symptoms of Influenza: 1.  Fever (not everyone will have a . . . read more

Spirit Car Decals

December 3, 2018

JCC Band Students grades 7-12 are selling SPIRIT CAR DECALS now until December 17th!  Decals are all white and can be personalized with a name, nickname, or jersey number at no additional cost! Decals are $10 each.  . . . read more

JCC Booster Club: Hot Beef Dinner

November 27, 2018

The JCC Booster Club invites you to the Hot Beef Dinner on Friday, December 14th starting at 5:00 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. The dinner includes hot beef over bread & hand-peeled mashed potatoes, corn & dessert at $8 . . . read more

Vaping: The Risks to Our Students

November 16, 2018

Dear Parents, Guardians, and Patrons of Johnson County Central School District, Johnson County Central Schools, similar to many other schools in the area, would like to inform our parents, guardians, and patrons about the dangers/risks . . . read more

Winter Concessions Sign-Up

October 25, 2018

Sign up to work the winter concessions! Click here for the sign up sheet . read more

Scholastic Book Fair

Come, be enchanted at the Scholastic Book Fair! We are open at 1:00 - 8:00 today at Tecumseh and Cook sites for your shopping convenience during P/T Conferences. Also online at scholastic.com/bookfairs or download the Scholastic Book Fair app . . . read more

Community Input Meetings

Johnson County Central Public Schools  Community Input Meeting “The Future of Our Schools” Johnson County Central Public Schools is hosting the following public input meetings in an effort to gather information from . . . read more

Title 1 Annual Meeting & Pumpkin Night Recap

October 16, 2018

On Friday, October 12, 2018, Johnson County Central held its annual meeting and pumpkin decorating night. Parents and students were invited to attend the annual meeting held in the high school cafeteria to find out details about the Title 1 . . . read more

Our Scholastic Book Fair

October 15, 2018

Welcome to the Enchanted Forest Book Fair! Reading for pleasure unlocks the power of information and imagination and helps children discover who they are. Our Scholastic Book Fair is a reading event that brings the books kids want to . . . read more

Job Opening: Director of Maintenance

October 5, 2018

Director of Maintenance Position Johnson County Central Schools Johnson County Central is advertising for a full-time Director of Maintenance position. Preferred candidate must be detailed oriented. Skilled or experienced in . . . read more

October 12 Tailgates & Events

September 27, 2018

Come enjoy a night filled with activities leading up to the JCC vs Malcolm football game on Friday, October 12th! Family Fun Night/Tailgate Party/Pumpkin Decorating  (Pre-K thru 5th Grade) - 5:15 PM Location: Must attend an . . . read more

Homecoming Spirit Week 2018

September 17, 2018

Johnson County Central will celebrate Homecoming Spirit Week on October 15th through the 18th. The school-wide parade & pep rally will be on Thursday, October 18th . (There is NO SCHOOL on Friday, October 19th.) The Parade . . . read more

Employment Opportunities

August 22, 2018

Johnson County Central Public Schools Employment Opportunities Johnson County Central Public Schools is accepting applications for the positions of: Substitute Bus Drivers Part-time Kitchen Helper The . . . read more

NHS Blood Drive

August 22, 2018

JCC National Honor Society members will host a Red Cross Blood Drive on Tuesday, September 11th from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Students, staff, parents and community members who wish to give to help save a life should contact National Honor . . . read more

Open Houses 2018-19 School Year

July 19, 2018

Help us kick off the 2018-19 school year by joining us for some of our Open Houses! » Wednesday, August 15th, 5-6 PM -  Cook Site Elementary Open House  (Grades 4-5) » Wednesday, August 15th, 5-6 PM -  . . . read more

Food That's In When School Is Out

May 29, 2018

Johnson County Central Public Schools is working to make sure that no child, goes hungry when school is closed this summer. Over 50% of children in the Johnson County Central Public Schools receive free or reduced-price meals during the . . . read more

Special Programs Recognition

May 24, 2018

Cook Site Honors Program Recognitions President's Award for Academic Excellence 8th Grade Recipients From left to right Back Row: Madison Pingel, Madelyn Harrifeld, Dakotah Ludemann, Emma Swanda, Kaita Baird, . . . read more

JCC Summer Activities (List)

This is an updating list of summer activities available at Johnson County Central Public Schools. Please bookmark this page for future reference. Additional events will be added as we receive their information. ( Please note - not all summer . . . read more

Summer Open Band

May 21, 2018

Any band students going into grades 6-12 are welcome to come to OPEN BAND on Wednesday afternoons from 1p-3p during the summer months. OPEN BAND starts June 6th . Students can use this time to: Work on pep band Get some lesson . . . read more

Summer Strength/Conditioning Schedule

May 17, 2018

Mondays through Fridays: Session 1 – 6:00 AM to 7:00 AM Session 2 – 7:00 AM to 8:00 AM Session 3 – 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM Session 4 – 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM Session 5 – 10:00 AM to . . . read more

Thunderbird Basketball Summer Camps

April 30, 2018

The JCC High School Boys Basketball Staff is offering an opportunity for current (2017-18) 3rd-5th Grade and 6th-7th Grade Athletes to improve their fundamental basketball skills including shooting, ball handling, footwork as well as . . . read more

Schoolwide Plans

SCHOOLWIDE PLANS Schoolwide Plan - Cook Site (PDF) Schoolwide Plan - Middle School Site (PDF) Schoolwide Plan - Tecumseh Site (PDF) read more

All-School Play: "It's a Wonderful Life"

April 18, 2018

The Johnson County Central Drama Department is excited to present "It's a Wonderful Life," an all-school production consisting of an extensive cast & crew of 59 members! Click here for a printable flyer  (PDF) . . . read more

Job Openings

March 18, 2018

HIGH SCHOOL LANGUAGE ARTS Johnson County Central Public Schools has an opening for the 2018-19 school year for a High School Language Arts teacher.  Speech and Drama will likely be part of the assignment.  The high school . . . read more

RFP Custodial Services

March 10, 2018

RFP - Custodial Services (PDF) Johnson County Central Public Schools will receive proposals for Custodial Services for a period of one year from June 1, 2018 through May 31, 2019. Proposals will be accepted from March 19, 2018 and no . . . read more

Introducing NSCAS for Student Learning

Nebraska Student-Centered Assessment System (NSCAS) helps accelerate student learning

March 1, 2018

This school year, the Nebraska Department of Education (NDE) begins the development and implementation of Nebraska’s Student-Centered Assessment System or NSCAS (pronounced, “en-skass”).  NSCAS is a statewide . . . read more

Community Service Form

January 23, 2018

Here is the community service form for students to fill out for community service that they completed between April 1, 2017 and March 31, 2018. They need to fill in what the service was that they completed and where they did it, the amount of . . . read more

Guide on Influenza Virus

January 22, 2018

Influenza is a widespread viral illness at this time. The following is a guide to parents on the Influenza virus. If anyone in your family starts to experience any of the symptoms of this virus, please contact your healthcare provider for . . . read more

Johnson County Spelling Bee

January 10, 2018

The Johnson County Spelling Bee will be on Saturday, February 3, 2018. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and competition starts at 9:00 a.m. in the JCC Tecumseh Site Elementary Gym.  Click here for the flyer for the 2018 Johnson . . . read more

JCC Winter Music Concerts Replay

December 18, 2017

Courtesy of the Johnson County Central Striv team, all major JCC music concerts are live streamed on the JCC Striv Channel . The JCC Music Department is directed by Dean Wellensiek (Vocal Music), Emily Fricke (Instrumental/Vocal Music) and . . . read more

Winter Concessions Signup

December 12, 2017

Click here to sign up for working winter concessions !  read more

Get Ready for One School/One Book Part 2

December 5, 2017

There’s nothing like reading a good book on a cold winter’s night, snuggled in your favorite blanket beside the fireplace. It’s time for our second One School/One Book and January is a good time to read. It’s too cold . . . read more

Upcoming Blood Drive - December 8th

November 20, 2017

The Johnson County Central High School National Honor Society is hosting a blood drive in the high school gym on Friday, December 8th, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM. Help our school earn scholarships for students by donating blood at the Red . . . read more

JCC Book Fair

Saddle Up and Read at the Scholastic Wild West Book Fair

October 13, 2017

Link:  http://www.scholastic.com/bf/johnsoncountycentral Our Scholastic Book Fair is a reading event that brings the books kids want to read right into our school. It’s a wonderful selection of engaging and affordable books . . . read more

Homecoming 2017

September 20, 2017

Johnson County Central would like to invite EVERYONE in helping the students and staff celebrate Homecoming 2017! For a printable flyer of the Spirit Week Days & Parade/Pep Rally information, please click here: Spirit Week 2017 . (PDF) . . . read more

JCC Cheerleaders Fundraiser

September 15, 2017

The Johnson County Central Cheerleaders are offering Thunderbird clothing again this year for their fundraiser! Sales end Monday, September 25th, 2017 at 3:30 p.m.! The JCC Cheerleaders thank you for your support! Please make all . . . read more

JCC CC Invitational Results

September 1, 2017

Johnson County Central hosted the JCC Cross Country Invitational at the Tecumseh Country Club on Friday, September 1st, 2017.  Johnson County Central CC Invitational Results  (PDF) Teams attending included Bishop . . . read more

One District, One Book

August 29, 2017

This year on Tuesday, September 5 our school, grades PK-8 will be embarking on a special project, a district-wide book club called One School/One Book. Every family will receive a copy of the same books – Betty G. Birney’s The . . . read more

Welcome Back! 2017-18 School Year

August 1, 2017

Welcome to the 2017-18 School Year at Johnson County Central Public Schools! Classes at JCC start on Tuesday, August 22nd. Teachers report back on Tuesday, August 15th, including two days of Marzano Training! Parents and students . . . read more

Locker Room Lockers For Sale

July 24, 2017

The old lockers removed from the high school locker room are available for sale.  To make a purchase, please submit your best offer to Mr. Moles via email (jack.moles@jccentral.org) or text (402-335-7732). Offers may also be . . . read more

Summer Meals for Kids!

May 23, 2017

Food That's In When School Is Out Johnson County Central Public Schools is working to make sure that no children in our community go hungry when school is closed this summer. Over 50% of children in our District receive free or . . . read more

JCC Summer Camp Registrations available here!

May 18, 2017

Join us for a variety of activities for the 2017 summer! We will be actively adding more information as we gather it here! So check back often! Sterling Jets Football Camp July 26th, 27th, & 28th Grades 3-8 @ . . . read more

2017 E-Rate RFP

2017 E-Rate RFP Documents RFP - Cat2.2017 Wireless (PDF) RFP - Cat2.2017 Cabling  (PDF) RFP - Cat2.2017 Switches (PDF) QUESTIONS: 1. If you only accept new products does the vendor need to be an . . . read more

Voice of Democracy Contest Winners Announced

December 13, 2016

  Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8221 Voice of Democracy Contest Winners for 2016-17  Theme for 2016-17: "My Responsibility to America" Six students from Johnson County Central Public Schools were . . . read more

P.E. = The best homework!

November 21, 2016

Hello Everyone! The K-3 students have physical education every day. Studies show that it is good for the students to get exercise every day as it helps students improve their academics. I give the kids homework every weekend to get . . . read more

Veterans Day Programs

October 31, 2016

Johnson County Central will host two Veterans Day Programs, both at 10:45 a.m. on Friday, November 11th, 2016. The programs will be held in the High School Gym in Tecumseh and the Middle School Gym in Cook.  Featured presentations . . . read more

Shiver Me Timbers!

October 19, 2016

Remember the Scholastic Book Fair starts next week and runs through October 24-28 at both the Elementary Library in Tecumseh and the Middle School Library DL room in Cook. Shop online too ! Find the link on the school’s website . . . read more

School Improvement - School Accreditation

October 12, 2016

We are very excited to report that Johnson County Central Public Schools received the AdvancED distinction of accreditation for a five-year term.  This follows the completion of the steps in the school improvement cycle and the results . . . read more

Homecoming 2016

September 7, 2016

Johnson County Central celebrates its 10th Homecoming the week of September 12th through 16th. Please help us celebrate with our dress-up days! The week concludes with Spirit Day and a school-wide parade at 2:00 pm. starting at the . . . read more

Windows 10 Intro Tutorials

WINDOWS 10 INTRODUCTORY TUTORIALS Start Menu Creating Desktop & Taskbar Shortcuts Web Link Shortcuts Control Panel & Installing Printers . . . read more

Back to School 2016

Welcome back for the 2016-2017 School Year!  Click here to view school supplies lists for the 2016-17 year! UPCOMING EVENTS: Freshmen & New High School Student iPad Orientations -- Monday, August 15th or . . . read more

Summer Programs

June 1, 2016

Check back for any information about summer programs around Johnson County Central! Summer Reading & Math Program (PDF)  Starts June 6th Summer Food Program  -- Kids eat free! June 6th thru July 28 (Monday thru . . . read more

JCC Hosts Missoula Children's Theatre

May 12, 2016

This week, Johnson County Central Public Schools is hosting the Missoula Children's Theatre. The MCT is a company that has everything needed to put on a musical play in a week! MCT brings the directors, the set, the costumes, . . . read more

A Conversation On Goals (Video)

April 29, 2016

JCC Superintendent Jack Moles interviews three high school students on goals. This discussion included junior Sam Saldivar, senior Mitch Faris and senior Grant Moles.   read more

2016 Summer Driver's Education

March 18, 2016

JCC 2016 Summer Driver’s Education   Luke Boldt & Greg Peterson – Instructors Classroom Instruction: May 23 rd – May 26 (Monday through Thursday) 9:00am – 2:30pm (30 min lunch) . . . read more

RFP - Custodial Services

2016 RFP Documents RFP Documents RFP - Custodial Services  (PDF) REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR CONTRACTED CUSTODIAL SERVICES FOR JOHNSON COUNTY CENTRAL PUBLIC SCHOOLS   Johnson County Central Public Schools . . . read more

Health News

February 25, 2016

Since we are starting to see several cases of strep throat and other viral infections, the Southeast District Health Department has included information on Strep Throat and Influenza for parents. Please click on the links provided below . . . read more

Thunderbird car decals for sale

January 7, 2016

Thunderbird Car Decals For Sale  January 11-25th   See a band member in grades 8-11 or contact Emily Fricke to order yours!   These all white decals will stick to any glass surface, particularly fon . . . read more

Nebraska State Accountability (NeSA) Assessments Begin in January

December 16, 2015

The Nebraska State Writing Assessment will begin in January with 4 th , 8 th and 11 th grade students. 11 th and 8 th grade students will complete their writing test online. 11 th grade students will test during the day on Wednesday, . . . read more

4-8/K-3 Winter Music Concerts on Striv

For your viewing pleasure, JCC will be live streaming the Grades 4-8 and K-3 Winter Music Concerts! Please join us at the 4-8 Grade Concert in Cook with the Baked Potato Feed on Friday, Dec. 11th (dinner starts at 5p, concert starts at . . . read more

Upcoming Events!

December 7, 2015

Come join us at a variety of events this December! ‣  Boys Junior High Basketball  - Home Games on Monday Dec. 7th at 4:00 p.m. (Pawnee City) & Monday, Dec. 14th at 4:30 p.m. (Auburn)  ‣ NH . . . read more

PE: Running, Jumping & Homework?

December 3, 2015

Hello Everyone! I am the new PE teacher this year and it is my pleasure to teach here at Johnson County Central! I grew up and went to high school in Auburn then I went to Wayne State College and now I am very happy to be back in the . . . read more

Update your parent contact info!

November 24, 2015

As we head into the winter months, please take a minute to update your parent contact information and preferences for our notification system called Alert Solutions.  To update your information, please visit PowerSchool at  . . . read more

Music Booster Meeting: Nov. 16th

There will be a Music Booster Meeting  on  Monday, November 16th at 6:30pm  in the high school music room. If you have a student that is in music, you are considered to be part of the music boosters. Please try to attend . . . read more

Veterans Day Programs

Please join us for a Veterans Day Program at both sites. All veterans and general public are welcome to join us in the high school gym (Tecumseh) or the middle school gym (Cook) on Wednesday, November 11th at 10:45 a.m. All veterans . . . read more

Submit Your Photos For Yearbook!

You were spotted taking photos!   The yearbook staff has noticed several students, parents, and grandparents taking photos at JCC games and activities. We would like to invite all of you to share your awesome photos with our staff, . . . read more

Reading is so Much Fun, You’ll Get Goosebumps at the Scholastic Book Fair!

October 21, 2015

Johnson County Central Public Schools will host a Monstrous Scholastic Book Fair on October 26-30, 2015 in the Elementary Library and the Middle School Library. Funds raised will help purchase books for each library. Families, faculty, staff . . . read more

Pie Night 2015

October 20, 2015

Come listen to music & eat pie at the Johnson County Central Vocal Music Department's Pie Night, brought to you by the Music Boosters.  Music starts at 6:30 p.m. tonight in the Auditorium. Pie will be served after the last . . . read more

Pink Out VB Game: Oct 22nd

October 2, 2015

The annual JCC Pink Out game is October 22nd. Come support Breast Cancer Awareness Month as the Thunderbird Volleyball team faces the Conestoga Cougars. T-shirts are available for purchase in both short-sleeve and long-sleeve for . . . read more

Homecoming Week Schedule

October 12th-16th, 2015

Johnson County Central will be celebrating its 9th-annual Homecoming Week coming on October 12th through the 16th. The week will begin with Spirit Week activities including "Made in America Day," "Spirit Day," "Color . . . read more

Watch JCC Football Live on STRIV

Visit striv.tv/jcc to watch!

September 10, 2015

Watch JCC Sports broadcasted live by our students at  http://striv.tv/jcc . Friday will be our first ever broadcast as the Thunderbirds take on the Wilber-Clatonia Wolverines at 7:00 p.m. September 11th. Check it out by going to . . . read more

JCC 2015-16 Gear Available Now!

New JCC gear for the 2015-16 school is available now!  The cheerleaders will be taking orders from  September 1-15th, 2015 .  Orders should arrive in by  October 5, 2015 .  This fundraiser will . . . read more

Fall Sports Kickoff

August 26, 2015

UPDATE: Fan Information for away football game at Omaha Concordia for tonight's game (Friday, August 28th) Come help celebrate the start to the fall sports season with the Kickoff Picnic on Thursday, August 27th at 6:30 p.m. . . . read more

First Day of School!

August 6, 2015

Johnson County Central teachers and staff are excited for the first day of the 2015-16 school year on Wednesday, August 19th !  If you have any questions, please contact our different buildings:  High School Office: . . . read more

Updating Parent Contact Info

July 27, 2015

This summer, we have updated our system, Alert Solutions, to include some new features and customization. Johnson County Central uses this school notification system for announcements ranging from school reminders, weather-related . . . read more

2015-16 Calendar

Here is the 2015-2016 School Year Calendar. You can always find this yearly calendar, as well as weekly calendars, by visiting www.jccentral.org - look under the District tab and click on "Yearly/Weekly Calendar." First . . . read more

Open Houses in August

Welcome to the 2015-16 school year! In preparation for the first day of classes, Johnson County Central Public Schools will host a variety of open houses for each building. If you have any questions, please contact your building . . . read more

Staff Changes for 2015-16

June 2, 2015

Johnson County Central will be adding six new staff members for the 2015-16 school year. And departing JCC will be seven staff members, six of which are retiring. Please help us thank our amazing teachers and staff who are leaving JCC . . . read more

DRC INSIGHT iOS App Installation

Here are the step-by-step instructions for completing the installation of the DRC INSIGHT app. The DRC INSIGHT app for iOS should appear on your iPad once you have requested the app. On the first launch of the app, it will . . . read more

Information Concerning Pertussis (Whooping Cough)

From the Southeast District Health Department Pertussis - Parent Guardian Letter  (PDF) Pertussis Fact Sheet - English  (PDF) Pertussis Fact Sheet - Spanish  (PDF) read more

2015 E-Rate RFP

2015 E-Rate RFP 2015 E-Rate RFP documents RFP - Fiber Install  (PDF) RFP - Caching Server  (PDF)  RFP - Network Switches  (PDF)   QUESTIONS Section 2.1 has the wrong part . . . read more

ECNC Results

East Central Nebraska Conference Member Schools:  Auburn, Conestoga, Elmwood-Murdock, Freeman, Johnson County Central, Louisville, Malcolm, Mead, Palmyra, Weeping . . . read more

Box Tops for Education - Final Count 2014

Mrs. Sally Hutt - Coordinator | April 4, 2014

This has been by far, the best year since we began collecting box tops. We ended with a total of over 27,000 box tops! Students, their families, and members of the JCC communities must be commended for making this possible! Thanks also for . . . read more

Infection Prevention

By Lisa Kuhl | February 24, 2010

Infection Prevention   We have had several cases of Fifth disease.  This is a mild, common rash illness caused by a virus.  Outbreaks occur frequently in child care settings and schools.  We also have had . . . read more

GIVE US YOUR FEEDBACK

……..we wouldn’t ask if we didn’t want it

May 11, 2006

  You may have noticed these "talking heads" appear on some articles.  Do you know why they are there?  When you see them, it means you are invited to give feedback on that article.  We don't ask for . . . read more

Want a Great Way to Track School Events?

.............the Activities Calendar is the Answer

April 5, 2005

  Check out the Activities Calendar on this site.  This easy-to-use tool: provides up-to-date school activities and events allows you to view and print a daily, weekly or monthly list of calendar events . . . read more

Welcome to www.jccentral.org

....enjoy your visit

April 5, 2005

As you can see, the Johnson County Public Schools website is up and running! We have been working internally on the site design and implementation, and we will be making additions over the course of the next several weeks and months. . . . read more

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