ECE Pre-K Teacher Needed

Omaha Public Schools Foundation is looking for a certified Early Childhood Education Teacher.

Applications must be completed at the Omaha Public Schools Foundation located at 3861 Farnam Street, in order to be considered for this position between the hours of 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


Education: Bachelor’s degree in education. A valid NE Teaching Certificate with appropriate endorsement(s) (Early Childhood). This individual will exhibit skills pertinent to foster positive human relationships and the ability to work effectively with students, staff, parents and the community. This individual will exhibit strong standards of professional ethics. An applicant may receive credit up to 10 yrs experience. This position is with the Omaha Public Schools Foundation, not the Omaha Public Schools. The position will be at the OPS Foundation’s Pre-K classroom location at Western Hills Elementary. The classroom has approximately 24 students and a paraprofessional. The teacher will report directly to the school’s principal and also be supervised by an assigned member of the OPS Department of Early Childhood.

Benefits include: Single Health Insurance, Employer 403(b) contribution in the employees designated plan.

Prairie Wind’s “Support the Stallions” Direct Giving Campaign

Prairie Wind Stallions2021-2022 Support the Stallions!

“Support our Stallions” is NEW Prairie Wind’s direct giving campaign.  This year’s goal is $4,000. We can reach this goal with YOUR help!

Prairie Wind students and staff are the DIRECT beneficiaries of your donations:

  • Halloween and Valentine’s Day Celebrations
  • 5th Grade Recognition Gift
  • Staff meals during parent teacher conferences
  • Gifts for Teacher Appreciation Week, and MUCH MORE!

These programs NEED your donation, as there are no district or tax dollars available to sponsor them.   Prairie Wind’s kids, teachers, and staff thank you for your investment.

Please participate in this effort to create a positive atmosphere of appreciation and gratitude!  THANK YOU in advance for your support.

Michelle Kehr and Elyse Kowalewski
Prairie Wind PTO Co-Presidents


You can use our secure Payment Gateway linked below or send a check to:

Omaha Public Schools Foundation
Prairie Wind “Support the Stallions” Campaign
3861 Farnam Street
Omaha, NE 68131



2021 Hartman Heroes Golf Tournament

Come Join the Fun

2021 Hartman Heroes Golf Tournament

Date: Saturday, August 28, 2021

Location: Shoreline Golf Course, 210 Locust Street, Council Bluffs, IA

Format: Four Person Scramble

Price: $65.00 per player

Hole Sponsor: $100.00 (Must provide own signage to be placed on tee box.)

Deadline to Sign Up: August 14, 2021

Event Day

Pin prizes, Challenge Holes and Loads of Fun! Need not golf to have a blast!

Check In: 12:30 pm

Kickoff Keg: 12:30-2:00 pm

Shotgun Start: 2:00 pm

We gently ask all unvaccinated individuals wear a mask while indoors at this event.

Donations are 501 (c)(3) deductible. Administered by the Omaha Public Schools Foundation. All proceeds will benefit the Hartman Staff for their dedication, devotion, and incredible commitment to Hartman.

Contact Shelly 402.981.5023 or email

You can send a check to:

Omaha Public Schools Foundation
3861 Farnam Street
Omaha, NE 68131
Attention: Hartman Heroes Golf Tournament

If sending a check please include the names of all golfers and or hole sponsors for whom you are paying.

Register Online

It’s very easy to register online using the link below.

Estamos Contratando!

Estamos Contratando

La Fundacion de las Escuelas Publicas de Omaha esta contratando!
Aplique para una posicion en nuestro Programa Kids Club o en el Programa de Educacion para Infancia Temprana.
Ofrecemos salarios competitivos, agradable ambiente, y la oportunidad de trabajar con entusiasmados niños.

We’re Hiring

We're Hiring

Omaha Public Schools Foundation is hiring applicants for full and part-time positions for their Kids Club Program and their Early Childhood Education Program. We offer competitive wages, pleasant surroundings, and an opportunity to work with enthusiastic children. Visit the link below to learn more and apply.

Charles Bowman Scholarship

Charles BowmanCharles Bowman was a lifelong educator, teaching mathematics and physics in the Omaha Public Schools for 34 years and at Metropolitan Community College for 12 years. He chaired the Math/Science Department at Bryan High School, wrote physics curriculum, led scholarship committees, and advocated for student learning throughout his career. He graduated from Peru State College (1968) and earned his Master’s Degree at the University of Illinois (1974). Chuck was raised in Plattsmouth, NE playing football in High School. He was an avid Huskers fan and fisherman, and enjoyed making wooden toys for his grandchildren. He has served the community in many ways through his leadership in Boy Scouts, YMCA coaching, and Church.

Preceded in death by his parents, Dale M. and Maxine Nielsen Bowman. Surviving are his wife, Margaret; sons, Bryant and Lisa of Omaha, and Nick and Sarah of Seattle, WA; 7 grandchildren; also family members, Jason of Lincoln NE, Rebecca of Omaha, Marco and Julia of Cologne Germany, and Jalinda and Chris of Omaha.

A Memorial Service will be held in the summer.

A scholarship has been created to benefit a 2022 graduating Bryan High Senior who will be entering a field related to Math and/or Science. 

You may send Memorials to:

The Charles Bowman Scholarship
OPS Foundation
3861 Farnam Street
Omaha, NE 68131

Use the link below to send an online donation.