Category: School News

School barrier devices: Protection or danger?

Some fire agencies oppose proposed bill on secondary barriers in schools. WEST BEND — Lawmakers are considering a bill allowing schools to install a secondary barrier...

Waukesha Reads kicks off Tuesday

Featured nonfiction book highlights science and nature. WAUKESHA — The Waukesha Reads committee jumped at the opportunity to not only offer a book new to the...

Teenage teams enjoy first experience playing softball

WAUKESHA — Most teenagers tend to do what’s trendy or profitable when they’re not in school. Cooper Janicki, Jacob Palkowski and their friends decided to set aside...

Community attends grand opening of new intermediate school

SUSSEX — Some less than desirable weather conditions did not dampen the spirits of the Hamilton School District community as hundreds made their way to the new Silver...

Kids Connection opens second location

MUKWONAGO — Kids Connection Childcare Center opened a second location Monday after the business finished construction on their brand-new facility at 130 Chapman Farms...

WCTC names new dean for School of Health

PEWAUKEE — Waukesha County Technical College has promoted Michele Nelson, associate dean of Nursing, to dean of the School of Health. Nelson spent 10 years working as...

Chicago Teachers Union rejects new contract proposal, setting clock for possible strike

CHICAGO (TNS) — With eight days to go before students return to school, the Chicago Teachers Union rejected an independent factfinder’s recommendations for a new...

A Look Into Yersteryear: The Price Of A Ticket

Anyone who attempts to do research on Mayville sports before 1918 will find it very difficult. The first class to publish a high school annual was the class of 1918,...

Marshladies Pitching Combines To Give Up Zero Runs, Two Hits In Three Games Including A No-Hitter

The Horicon softball team has been on an absolute tear to start the 2019 season. After two games were rescheduled due to weather, the Marshladies played three games in...

School locked down following falsely reported life-threatening incident

HARTLAND — Hartland South Elementary School was on lockdown Tuesday around 2:30 p.m. after a lifethreatening critical incident was reported in the 600 block of...