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Mr. Matt Parsley

I have been in education since 1985. The first two years I taught History at Marty Indian School in Marty, South Dakota. With the exception of two years, I have been at Scottsbluff High School teaching History, Government, Foundations of Law, Sociology and Geography since 1989. I took military leave in 2003-04 to attend Command and General Staff Officer's College. In 2006-2007 I deployed to Iraq with the 734th Transportation Battalion out of Kearney, NE. I am a single parent with three kids. My son, Ian, age 30, graduated from UNL in 2013 with an engineering degree and from UNMC with a doctorate in medicine in 2019. He currently is doing his residency at Washington University in Saint Louis. My daughter, Madelin, age 28, graduated in 2015 from Amherst College with a BS in English and a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from Vanderbilt University in 2019. She is currently working as a creative writer in the Psychiatry Department at the University of Michign. My youngest son, Lucas, who is 26, graduated from UNL in 2017 with a Bachelor's Degree in Education. He currently is teaching 7th grade Social Studies in Sitka, Alaska .  I received my undergraduate in History at Dakota State College in Madison, S.D. in 1983 and my Masters in Social Science from Chadron State College in 1996. I retired from the  Nebraska Army National Guard in 2011 with 33 years of service. Currently I am the advisor for Mock Trial. 

Welcome Video

Class Schedule

  • 1st hour: (7:45- 

    2nd hour: (7:45- 9:20)- 

    3rd hour: (9:25- 10:55)-  

    4th hour: (9:25- 10:55)-  


    Lunch- 11:40-12:25- 

    5th hour: (12:25-2:00)

    6th hour: (12:25-2:00)- 

    7th hour: (2:05-3:25)

    8th hour: (2:05-3:25)-