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Fri Mar, 26

Templeton Wins State “Spirit of Excellence Award”

March 26, 2021 Templeton Middle School won the state Junior and Middle School (JAM) “Spirit of Excellence Award” from the Wisconsin Association of School Councils (WASC). The prestigious award honors schools that achieve excellence in leadership, sportsmanship and service to their school and communities. Schools across Wisconsin submitted a detailed portfolio highlighting their achievements which [Read more]

Wed Feb, 24

Woodside Hosts Successful Food Drive During Kindness Week

February 24, 2021 Woodside Elementary School held a successful food drive in February to benefit Sussex-Area Outreach Services. Woodside kindergarten through fourth grade students and their families donated more than 800 items. Donations included boxed food, canned food, paper towels, facial tissue, diapers, grocery gift cards and checks. The drive was a part of Woodside’s [Read more]

Thu Feb, 11

Hamilton Education Foundation Plans March 6th Online Fundraising Event

February 10, 2021 Join the Hamilton Education Foundation on March 6th beginning at 6 p.m. as it celebrates 30 years of working with the community to support students and teachers. Participants may pre-register and view items at HEFCelebrate30.givesmart.com. Proceeds from the fundraiser will enhance, extend and enrich educational opportunities for students and educators in the [Read more]

Fri Jan, 15

Hamilton Students Earn Microsoft Certification

January 15, 2021 Hamilton High School students in Toni Hillmann’s first semester Computer Application courses completed rigorous technical training and earned Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification. Students completed the “Productivity” strand of the Microsoft Imagine Academy program which includes the opportunity to take exams in Word, Excel and PowerPoint.   The following students received MOS [Read more]

Fri Oct, 16

Woodside Teacher Environment Educator of the Year

October 15, 2020               Woodside Teacher Chosen Environmental Educator of the Year   Woodside Elementary School kindergarten teacher Peter Dargatz was awarded Wisconsin Association for Environmental Education (WAEE) 2020 Formal Educator of the Year Award. He is being honored for his outstanding, ongoing effort in infusing environmental education into his teaching. WAEE is a [Read more]

Mon Sep, 14

Hamilton Graduate Named Academic All-State

September 11, 2020 Hamilton High School 2020 graduate Nicholas Klemm was named Golf Coaches Association of Wisconsin (GCAW) Academic All-State honoree. Klemm was one of 620 students in 86 high schools to be recognized. The average grade point average of these students was an exceptional 3.717. “We are pleased to announce that Nick Klemm of [Read more]

Wed Aug, 26

Hamilton Custodians Have New, Safe Option to Fight Viruses

August 26, 2020   Hamilton Custodians Have New, Safe Option to Fight Viruses   Recognizing that it will play an important role in keeping schools safe and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Hamilton School District’s Buildings & Grounds Department has explored additional options for cleaning and disinfecting. One of its new tools is the [Read more]

Thu Aug, 20

Templeton Students Spread Positivity

August 20, 2020 Templeton Students Write Letters to Senior Citizens   Templeton Middle School Student Council spread positivity by writing 130 letters to residents of the Brookdale Senior Living Center in Sussex. Because visitors are not allowed due to COVID-19 restrictions, the letters included positive messages, jokes and riddles, colorful drawings and short stories about [Read more]

Mon Aug, 10

Hamilton Teacher Completes SBE Professional Development

August 5, 2020 Hamilton High School business education teacher Amanda Fields completed six hours of professional development related to School Based Enterprises (SBE) in July. The training was sponsored by the Department of Public Instruction, Wisconsin Marketing Education Association and WiseLearn.   2020 Virtual SBE Academy participants collaborated and learned about creating an SBE, best [Read more]

Tue Jul, 14

Templeton Students Conduct Successful Book Drive

July 14, 2020 Templeton Students Conduct Successful Book Drive Templeton Middle School students celebrated Read Across America Week by teaming up with Milwaukee Sting Volleyball Club to collect 389 new and gently-used books for children in Milwaukee. The book drive benefited Next Door Milwaukee, an award-winning early education provider that focuses on improving literacy and [Read more]