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Wilmot feeder schools band practice cancelled

Wilmot feeder schools combined Nashville Band Trip rehearsal Sunday night at Randall School has been canceled due to weather conditions. Share12 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 12

Spring election 2018: Wheatland J1 School District referendums results

Early results are in for the Wheatland J1 School District’s two referendums in Tuesday’s election. The Wheatland School Board was seeking approval for an operational referendum to exceed the revenue limit by $625,000 for four years on a non-reoccurring basis and a capital referendum authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds in an amount not to […]

Spring election 2018: It’s election day!

Western Kenosha County residents will be going to the polls Tuesday to vote in the 2018 spring non-partisan election. Polls throughout our area open at 7 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. Contested races on are the ballot for: County supervisor in Dist. 18, Dist. 20, Dist. 21, Dist. 22 and Dist. 23. Salem Lakes […]

Wheatland Center School students participate in 2018 Spring STEAM challenge

Wheatland Center School students participated in the school’s Spring STEAM challenge Friday. From a news release from the school: Wheatland Center School students participated in the culminating activity for their month-long Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM) Challenge on Friday.  Megan Zirbel, Wheatland’s science teacher and STEAM coordinator, organized and planned the event. Elementary students […]

Western Kenosha County students participate in school walkouts in support of school shooting victims

Most Western Kenosha County schools saw some participation from students in Wednesday’s national walkouts in recognition of the victims of the school shooting in Florida on Feb. 14. The largest participation came at Central High School and Wilmot Union High School, where several hundred students at each school walked out at 10 a.m. The walkout […]

Wheatland Center School gives referendum presentation to Wheatland Town Board

Wheatland J1 School District administrator Marty McGinley gave a presentation Monday to the Wheatland Town Board concerning the April 3 school referendum questions at the board’s regular monthly meeting. Voters in the school district — most of which lies in Wheatland, but also has parts in Randall, Salem Lakes and Brighton — will have two […]

19 Wheatland Center School students have work selected for 2018 Southern Lakes Anthology

Nineteen student authors and artists at Wheatland Center School recently had their writing or artwork chosen for publication in the 2018 Southern Lakes Anthology. The title of this year’s anthology is “What’s Inside?” Student work is judged on creativity/originality, technical skill and presentation, clarity and message, and overall quality. Wheatland fifth grader Lucas Ellingson received special recognition this […]

School closings for Feb. 9, 2018

Local school districts are announcing closings for Friday due to snow and resulting hazardous travel conditions. Schools that have announced no classes for Friday are: Brighton School. Paris School. Bristol School. Wilmot Union High School. Central High School. Randall School. Wheatland Center School. Salem School. Lakewood School. Riverview School. Trevor-Wilmot School. Share37 Tweet Share Pin […]

Snow related school closures for Jan. 23, 2018

Here are schools that we have received notice of or have seen an announcement of closing Tuesday due to snow: Paris School. Brighton School (including after school activities) Central High School. Randall School. Bristol School. Salem School. Wilmot Union High School. Wheatland Center School. Lakewood School. Westosha Head Start CESA #2. Riverview School. Trevor-Wilmot School. […]

Still time to enroll in Wheatland Center School community education classes

Wheatland Center School is offering a variety of community education classes. There is still time to join a class. Fees for classes vary. Check out this brochure for the whole line-up and a registration form. Share6 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 6

Wheatland Center students win first for fourth year in row at Northern Illinois STEM Read Experience

Wheatland Center School students competing in this school year’s  Northern Illinois STEM Read Experience again won the challenge, azs they had for the last three years. From a news release from the school: A team comprised of Wheatland students traveled south and took first place at the Northern Illinois STEM Read Experience. Over 200 students from Chicago-area […]

Wheatland J1 School District authorizes operational and capital referendums

The Wheatland J1 School District Board on Wednesday passed resolutions authorizing operational and capital referendums to be voted on April 3, 2018. One referendum question will be to allow the board to exceed the revenue limit by $625,000 per year for four years for non-recurring purposes. The other will be a question authorizing the issuance […]

Wheatland Center School students awarded first at Fluid Power Challenge at Milwaukee School of Engineering

Students from Wheatland Center School participated in the Fluid Power Challenge at Milwaukee School of Engineering recently and four were awarded a first place. From a news release from the school: A group of four Wheatland students successfully navigated the Fluid Power Challenge at MSOE and were awarded first place in the portfolio potion of the competition. […]

2017 Wheatland Center School Veterans Day ceremony (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Students and staff at Wheatland Center School welcomed US military veterans into their halls Friday for a Veterans Day Asembly. Before the assembly, area veterans were invited to breakfast at the school. The all-school assembly followed the breakfast. The assembly included presentation and retrieval of colors by the Boy Scouts, performances by school band and […]

Wheatland Center School Veterans breakfast and assembly is Nov. 10

Wheatland Center School will be ​honoring​ ​veterans’​ ​service​ ​to​ ​our​ ​country on Friday, Nov. 10. ​Coffee​ and sweets​ ​will​ ​be​ ​served​ ​in​ ​the​ ​Middle​ ​School​ ​Cafeteria at the school from 8:30-9:15​ a.m. That will be followed by an assembly from 9:15 to 10 a.m. ​All​ ​veterans,​ ​any​ ​military​ ​person​ ​currently​ ​serving​ ​and​ ​spouses are invited to […]

Wheatland Center School hosting Little Warhawks Play Group

Wheatland Center School presents Little Warhawks Play Group, a family- involved playgroup for all 3​ ​year​ ​olds​ providing opportunities for free-play, art activities, and a snack. This is a​n opportunity to strengthen social-emotional skills, early literacy skills and to develop connections between families. The group takes place ​Fridays 1:45-3:15 p.m. To​ ​register​, please contact the main office at 537- […]

Still time to enroll in Wheatland Center School community education classes

Wheatland Center School is offering a variety of community education classes. There is still time to join a class. Fees for classes vary. Check out this brochure for the whole line-up and a registration form. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

A word from our sponsors: Wheatland Center School seeks lunchroom supervisor

Note: The Wheatland J1 School District is advertising this position with westofthei.com. This is a paid announcement. — DH The Wheatland J1 School District is seeking a lunchroom supervisor. Starting rate $12.50 per hour. Approx. 10 hours per week. Those interested should submit a letter of application and complete the district job application available on the school’s website . […]

A word from our sponsors: Wheatland Center School seeks lunchroom supervisor

Note: The Wheatland J1 School District is advertising this position with westofthei.com. This is a paid announcement. — DH The Wheatland J1 School District is seeking a lunchroom supervisor. Starting rate $12.50 per hour. Approx. 10 hours per week. Those interested should submit a letter of application and complete the district job application available on the school’s website . […]

Wheatland Center School teachers go door to door to connect with students before school year starts

While students’ — and parents’ — thoughts are probably returning to school as the new year approaches next week, some were still likely a bit surprised by visitors to their neighborhoods this week. Wheatland Center School teachers took to the streets Tuesday to welcome back their students and invite them to the school’s open house. Teachers […]

2016-17 fourth quarter Wheatland Center School honor roll

Note: This post sponsored by Bumper to Bumper Paddock Lake Auto Parts. — DH The following students were named to the Wheatland Center School honor roll for the fourth quarter of the 2016-17 school year: Highest Honors 8th Grade — Anna P. Carroll, Alena A. Ekornaas, Erin M. Gasser, Abby J. Horton, Ethan J. Keung, Jadyn […]

Wheatland J1 School District community survey results available

A report on a community survey conducted by the Wheatland J1 School District (Wheatland Center School) is now available at the school’s website: “We are thankful to everyone that took the time to offer their feedback and complete the survey,” said Marty McGinley, District Administrator. “Our school must reflect the priorities of the community and […]

Local fire department responding for mutual aid to Burlington

At about 11:09 a.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department is responding for a mutual aid request to Burlington. Per dispatch: Incident is a structure fire in 31700 block of Korth Circle Drive. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Heidie Dunn appointed to Wheatland J1 School Board

The Wheatland J1 School Board has appointed Heidie Dunn to fill its open seat. Dunn replaces Mary Ochoa-Petersen, whose resignation was accepted at the March 23 board meeting. Ochoa-Petersen had been a member of the board for eight years. From the district’s announcement: The Wheatland J1 School Board has selected Heidie Dunn to fill the open seat […]

Wheatland School campus to be closed Saturday for training exercise

The Wheatland J1 School District has made the following announcement about a training exercise at Wheatland Center School Saturday: The Wheatland J1 School Board is pleased to share the Wheatland school facility with local interagency partners for a crisis response training exercise. On Saturday May 6th multiple agencies from the surrounding communities in and around Kenosha County […]

A word from our sponsors: Wheatland Center School Color Blast is May 20

Note: Wheatland Center School PTO is advertising this event at westofthei.com. This is a paid announcement. — DH The Wheatland Center School Color Blast Run/Walk will take place Saturday, May 20. The 5K run will take place at the school starting at 10 a.m. Cost is $20 for adults, $15 for students and family of four $60 […]

Wheatland Center School Honor Roll second quarter 2016-17

The following students were named to the Wheatland Center School honor roll for the second quarter of the 2016-17 school year: Highest Honors 8th Grade — Joseph B. Butterfield, Anna P. Carroll, Nicholas D. Dawley, Erin M. Gasser, Abigail M. Henry, Abby J. Horton, Ethan J. Keung, Sean P. Noonan, Jadyn L. Pye, Jack J. Vozel, […]

Wheatland school district to survey residents about financial and facility needs

If you live in the Wheatland J1 School District (Wheatland Center School), expect to be hearing from the school soon. The district is reaching out to residents through a community-wide survey to develop financial and facility long range plans. “Wheatland Center School is a critical part of our community,” said Marty McGinley, district administrator, in a […]

Ochoa-Petersen resigns from Wheatland J1 School District board; replacement sought

The Wheatland J1 School District (Wheatland Center School) is seeking a resident to fill a vacancy on the school board after the resignation of a board member. Mary Ochoa-Petersen announced her resignation as a member of the board of education and it was accepted at the March 23 board meeting. She had been a member of the […]

A word from our sponsors: Wheatland Center School has job openings for special education aide and bus driver

Note: Wheatland Center School is advertising these positions with westofthei.com. This is a paid announcement. — DH Wheatland Center School has the following job openings: Special Education Aide Position — Starting rate $11.97 per hour. Approx. 30 hours per week. Those interested should submit a letter of application and complete the district job application available on the school’s website: www.wheatland.k12.wi.us Send […]

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