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Wheatland Center School Craft & Vendor Fair is Nov. 22

The Wheatland Center School Fall Craft & Vendor Fair will be on Saturday, Nov. 22, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Come holiday shop from one-of-kind crafters and home party vendors and support WCS classrooms by purchasing homemade crafts or baked goods. Also at the fair will be pictures with Santa, Scholastic book fair, kids’ […]

Wheatland Center School Board wants more info on latest ATC route proposal

View Larger Map The above Google Maps Streetview shows the current electrical poles and lines along Highway O in front of Wheatland Center School. Wheatland Center School Board members will seek more information from the company proposing to run a electrical transmission line by school. The board discussed the American Transmission Company proposed route for a 69 kilovolt line to […]

Wheatland Center School referendum passes

The Wheatland Jt. 1 School District referendum to exceed the revenue limit appears to be on its way to approval. At about 8:26 p.m., with just a few absentee ballots yet to be counted, the tally was: Yes 357, No 186, said Wheatland town Clerk Sheila Siegler. Though the district includes portions of Salem, Brighton and […]

Wheatland Center School referendum presentation; vote is Tuesday

Wheatland J1 School District voters will have a chance to vote Tuesday on a referendum seeking to allow the school board to exceed the revenue limit. District officials say approving the referendum is vital to “keep the existing programs strong and to allow for continued growth.” And, they point out, approval will not increase the tax levy from […]

Wheatland School Dist. seeking applicants for vacant School Board seat

The Wheatland J1 School District is currently seeking applicants to fill a vacant School Board position. Merril A. Kerkman Jr., who was serving as board treasurer, vacated his seat. Qualified applicants must: Be a resident of the Wheatland J1 School District. Be at least 18 years old. Have an interest in serving the Wheatland community. […]

Wheatland School District to have referendum Oct. 14

Residents of the Wheatland J1 School District will have a the chance to vote on Oct 14 on a referendum seeking permission to increase the revenue limit by an amount not-to-exceed $625,000 for four years, starting with the coming school year. The referendum will be the only matter on the ballot that day.  The referendum was approved by the […]

Cub Scout Pack 381 hosting fundraiser July 27

Cub Scout Pack 381 of Wheatland Center School is having a Pack fundraiser at Ace Hardware in Twin Lakes, Sunday, July 27, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. The Scouts will be selling brats, hot dogs, chips, soda and water for sale. For your sweet tooth, they will have baked goods available for sale too. All funds help […]

Cub Scout Pack 381 to sell brats as fundraiser Sunday

Cub Scout Pack 381 of Wheatland Center School, is having a Pack fundraiser at Richter’s Marketplace in Twin Lakes, Sunday, June 29, from 9 a.m.-.2 p.m. The Scouts will be selling brats, hot dogs, chips, soda and water for sale. For your sweet tooth, they will have baked goods available for sale too. All funds help purchase […]

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Longtime educator of children with multiple disabilities retires

When Mary Dunham was a young woman babysitting the children of a neighbor who was a director of special education in Janesville, she didn’t really think being a special ed teacher was going to be the career choice for her. “I kind of fought him at first,” said Dunham, of her neighbor’s efforts to convince her to […]

Wheatland Center School boys volleyball conference champs

The Wheatland Center School boys volleyball team captured the conference championship again this year. The Warhawks started the 2014 season by winning the Wheatland Volleyball Tournament against seven area schools. They then went undefeated in the regular season and took first place in Divisional playoffs before bringing the conference trophy back to Wheatland. This is […]

Wheatland Center School featured in gaming as learning documentary

Some students and staff from Wheatland Center School are featured in the recently released full-length documentary “The Art of The Game,. The documentary specifically focuses on changing the perception of games and recognizing the passion players and developers have for the art of game play and creation. More information on the documentary is available here. […]

Troop 381 to host pancake breakfast May 18

The 11th Annual Boy Scout Troop 381 Pancake Breakfast will take place Sunday, May 18 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Wheatland Center School. Adult $6, Senior $5.50 and Child $4. Scouts will be serving pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy, hash browns.

Wheatland Center School District to trim budget and try another referendum

The Wheatland Center School District Board has decided to trim its budget but also pursue another referendum in an effort to handle projected deficits for coming years. The board decided on the strategy at a meeting earlier this week. A communication for prepared for district parents and signed by district administrator Marty McGinley says administration and […]

Tree planting at Wheatland Center School

Kindergarten students at Wheatland School celebrated Earth Day by planting a tree. The Greensprire Linden tree, donated by Breezy Hill Nursery, can grow as tall as 50 feet with heart-shaped leaves. Students, wearing their Earth Day headbands, each took turns putting a shovel of dirt in the hole. Katie Angel, from Breezy Hill, talked to […]

Wheatland Center School Board considers post failed referendum options

The Wheatland Center School Board on Wednesday considered several courses of action in the wake of a failed referendum earlier this month. After the options were laid out, there wasn’t a lot of discussion, but perhaps district administrator summed it up best: “”We have to go back; we have to have a referendum.” The April referendum […]

Wheatland Center School Honor Roll second quarter 2013-14

Note: The following post was sponsored by Gagliardi Law, LLP. — DH The following students were named to the Wheatland Center School Honor Roll for the second quarter of the 2013-14 school year: Highest Honors 8th Grade – Kayli M. Humphrey, Ashleigh B. Vinson, Isaac Bruley, Hunter Hess, Robert McNealy, Sierra R. Olson, Anthony J. […]

Election 2014 results: Wheatland Center School referendum

At 8:29p.m., some early returns are inf or the Wheatland Center School District referendum. The referendum seeks approval of a non-recurring referendum for four years — $750,000 for each school/budget year. With 2 of 4 polls reporting, the votes are 260 for no and 213 yes. UPDATE 9:10 p.m. — With  4 of 4 polls […]

Students earn recognition in Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

Our long winter froze about everything but the imaginations and talents of Central High School senior Garrison Asma, junior Maria Salerno, freshmen Victoria Salerno and Sarah Verzal, as well as 8th-grader Sally Windler–all Gold Key medalists for the Regional Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. Garrison won in the category of Senior Writing Portfolio (“No Heroes, […]

Election 2014: Wheatland Center School referendum

Voters in the Wheatland Center School District will be able to vote  April 1 on a referendum to allow the district to increase the revenue limit for four years. The referendum seeks approval of a non-recurring referendum for four years — $750,000 for each school/budget year. Estimated tax impact on a home assessed at $100,000 […]

Wheatland Center students receive art and writing awards

Nine Wheatland Center School students received awards and recognition in the Southeast Wisconsin Region of the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. Eighth-grader Sally Windler won a Gold Key in journalism for her piece “Have We Forgotten?,” which has advanced to New York City to the final panel of judges. The following students will be honored […]

Wheatland Center School’s Spaghetti Dinner & Silent Auction is March 15

Wheatland Center School’s 27th Annual Spaghetti Dinner & Silent Auction will be March 15, from 4-8pm. You can enjoy a delicious meal from 4-7 pm of spaghetti with meat sauce, bread, salad, beverage and dessert. Stay for some fun from 4-8pm: many raffle and silent auction items, WCS learning fair, Scholastic book fair and Candy […]

13 Wheatland Center School students selected for Southern Lakes Anthology

Thirteen Wheatland Center School students had their art, poem, cartoon, or story published in this year’s Southern Lakes Anthology. The theme for this year’s anthology was “Figure It Out.” Students in grades third through eighth could submit a piece for consideration. Of the 24 pieces submitted from Wheatland, 13 of them were selected for publication by a panel of judges […]

School closure announcements for Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014

The following Western Kenosha County school districts have announced they are closed Tuesday due to continued expected extreme wind chill readings: Brighton School. Bristol School. Central High School. Lakewood School. Paris School. Randall School. Riverview School. Salem School. Trevor-Wilmot School. Wheatland Center School. Wilmot Union High School. Westosha Head Start CESA #2. Note: We will […]

2014 Riverview School Comet Classic results (photos)

The Randall School 8th Grade boys basketball team won the 16th Annual Comet Classic at Riverview School Saturday. Host Riverview finished second and Salem third. Participating were: Randall, Raymond, Trevor-Wilmot, Bristol, Riverview, Providence/St. Alphonsus, Wheatland, Salem. Here is a link to the completed tournament bracket. Note: Thanks to Kristy Barker for the photos and tournament […]

Wheatland Center School Board authorizes April 1 referendum

Voters in the Wheatland Center School district will find a referendum to allow the district to exceed its revenue limit on the April 1 ballot. The School Board authorized the referendum at its meeting Jan. 15. From a statement released by the distict Thursday: The Wheatland J1 School District will seek a referendum on Tuesday, […]

Wheatland Center School Student Council thanks food drive donors

The Wheatland Center School Student Council would like to wish a big “thank you” to everyone that donated to the school’s Annual Food Drive. Because of donors thoughtfulness and generous spirit, the Student Council was able to deliver over 4,000 cans and other non- perishable items to the Food Pantry in Twin Lakes. Your generosity […]

Wheatland Center School Honor Roll first quarter 2013-14

Note: This post sponsored by Sugar-N-Spice. — DH The following students were named to the Wheatland Center School honor roll for the first quarter of the 2013-14 school year: Highest Honors 8th Grade – Kayli Humphrey, Ashleigh Vinson, Isaac Bruley, Hunter Hess, Robert McNealy, Sierra R. Olson, Anthony J. Poco, Samantha Serak, Fredrick J. Zuehls, Brock […]

Randall boys win Wheatland basketball tournament

The Randall School boys basketball A team won the Wheatland Invite basketball tournament this weekend. Teams from area school played at Wheatland Center School Friday night and Saturday. Note: Thanks to Paul Brown Jr. for the photo and the info. — DH

Wheatland Center School State Trust Fund loans approved

The Board of Commissioners of Public Lands (BCPL) Monday approved nearly $5.7 million in State Trust Fund Loans to support two public school projects and eight municipal projects in Wisconsin including two projects for Wheatland Center School. Approved for Wheatland Center School were: Finance roof replacement, $180,000. Purchase computers, $90,000. State Trust Fund Loan monies […]

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