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ATC submits application for Spring Valley-North Lake Geneva Transmission Line Project to PSC

American Transmission Co.’s application with the Public Service Commission of Wisconsin seeking approval for the Spring Valley-North Lake Geneva Transmission Line Project was submitted Monday the company announced. From the ATC announcement: The project includes the construction of a new 138,000-volt transmission line from the North Lake Geneva Substation in southern Walworth County to the […]

Wheatland Center School Boys Volleyball Team earns conference championship

The Wheatland Center School Boys Volleyball Team captured the Westosha Conference Championship. The Warhawks went undefeated this year in tournament play and in the regular season and post-season play. This is the fifth conference championship for the Wheatland boys volleyball team in the past six years.

Wheatland Center School honor roll second quarter 2014-15

Note: This post sponsored by M.L.S. Auto Clinic. — DH The following students were named to the honor roll for the second quarter of the 2014-15 school year at Wheatland Center School: Highest Honors 8th Grade — Dylan Anderson, Morgan A. Ptak, Julie L. Roznik, Adam R. Simmons, Elizabeth K. Weidner. 7th Grade — Anthony Buccieri, Jr., […]

Wheatland Center School’s Spaghetti Dinner & Silent Auction is March 14

Wheatland Center School’s 28th Annual Spaghetti Dinner & Silent Auction will be March 14, from 4-8 p.m. You can enjoy a delicious meal from 4-7 p.m. of spaghetti with meat sauce, bread, salad, beverage and dessert. Stay for some fun from 4-8 p.m.: many raffle and silent auction items, WCS learning fair, Scholastic book fair and […]

Wheatland Center School students recognized with Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

Wheatland Center School students received awards and recognition in the Southeast Wisconsin Region of the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. Eighth-grader Bobby Bullard won a Gold Key with his personal essay “A Picture is Worth a Thousand of Words”. The following students will be honored at the regional awards ceremony in March 21 in the Bedford Concert Hall at […]

Randall, Wheatland and Riverview students Dance the Drugs Away

Randall School hosted the Dance the Drugs Away dance on Feb. 6 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Students from Randall, Wheatland, and Riverview schools were admitted to the dance at the reduced price of $2 because of a $250 grant Randall wrote. This mini-grant, through the Greater Kenosha Community Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs Awareness Committee, was […]

Work from 20 Wheatland Center School students in 2015 Southern Lakes Anthology

Twenty students at Wheatland Center School had their artwork, poem, cartoon, or story published in this year’s Southern Lakes Anthology. The theme for this year’s anthology was “Expressions.” Students in grades third through eighth could submit a piece for consideration. Of the 24 pieces submitted from Wheatland, 20 of them were selected for publication by a panel of […]

Wheatland School Board adopts resolution opposing ATC line in front of school

View Larger Map The above Google Maps Streetview shows the current electrical poles and lines along Highway O in front of Wheatland Center School. The Wheatland J1 School Board adopted a resolution Wednesday opposing the placement of a new electrical transmission line along Highway O in front of Wheatland Center School. The board will be […]

Health Fair to be held at Wheatland Center School

Kenosha Community Health Center, Inc. Health Fair will be held at Wheatland Center School on Saturday, Feb. 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. All free services offered that day include: Medical screenings such as blood pressure, BMI and flu vaccines. Dental screenings. Behavioral health activities such as healthy eating tips, relaxation sessions and smoking cessation. […]

Wheatland Center School 1st Quarter Honor Roll 2014-15

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 2014-15 school year. Highest Honors 8th Grade — Alana N. Bell, Abilene Heichelbech, Riley A. Noonan, Morgan A. Ptak, Adam R. Simmons, Ashley J. Toomey, William W. Vineyard, Dylan […]

Units responding to Wheatland Center School for medical call

At about 12:22 p.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to Wheatland Center School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a 10-year-old student who slipped on ice.

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, […]

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