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 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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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 […]
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 […]
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. […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
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
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 […]
The Community Baptist Church of Silver Lake announces “Glad Tidings Club” meetings at Wheatland Center School on Tuesdays from 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. Named to reflect the origin of Community Baptist Church in the railroad chapel car “Glad Tiding,” GTC is an after-school Bible club available to all boys and girls from Kindergarten to 6th […]
The Wheatland Center School PTO is seeking crafters and vendors for its 9th Annual Craft and Vendor Fair on Saturday, Nov. 23, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The vendor application can be found on the WCS PTO webpage at http://www.wheatland.k12.wi.us. Interested crafters/vendors can call or e-mail Sherry at 262-492-5036 or email@example.com.
The Wheatland Boys A-Team softball won the Westosha Conference Championship with a 21-12 victory over Riverview on Sept. 30. The Warhawks advanced to the championship game with a hard fought 3-1 victory over Bristol. The score was tied 1-1 in the top of the 5th when Wheatland’s Gunner Peterson connected for a two-run home run that […]
At 9:43 a.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to Wheatland Center School for a medical call. Patient is a female who has cut herself, dispatch says. UPDATE 9:45 a.m. — Deputy on scene says cuts are minor.
The Wheatland Center School PTO is seeking crafters and vendors for its 9th Annual Craft and Vendor Fair on Saturday, Nov. 23rd, from 9 am to 3 pm. The vendor application can be found on the WCS PTO webpage at http://www.wheatland.k12.wi.us. Interested crafters/vendors can call or e-mail Sherry at 262-492-5036 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Since open enrollment began in 1998-99, Wheatland Center School has been on the wrong side of the program — losing more students than it brings in. Until next school year. The district is projecting open enrolling in 19 more students than will open enroll out of the district in 2013-14, said district administrator Jason Tadlock. […]