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2018 Wheatland Center School Veterans Day Assembly coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Wheatland Center School students and staff recognized US military veterans at a Veterans Day Assembly Monday morning at the school. The assembly was preceded by a reception for veterans in attendance. The assembly included the presentation of the colors by Boy Scouts, readings on the history and significance of Veterans Day, a flag folding ceremony, […]

Wheatland Center School community education classes offered for fall

Wheatland Center School is offering a variety of community education classes this summer. Classes will start the week of Sept. 17 and continue through November. Fees for classes vary. Check out this brochure for the whole line-up and a registration form. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Wheatland J1 School District receives state grant for school based mental health programming

The Wheatland J1 School District (Wheatland Center School) is among 64 Wisconsin school districts and consortiums that are sharing $3.25 million in state grant funding to provide school-based mental health services. Wheatland’s grant will be for $28,320. From a news release distributed by the district Tuesday: Wheatland families will benefit from a $28,320 grant from the State of […]

State School Safety Grants awarded to Brighton, Central, Paris, Riverview and Wheatland Center schools

More Western Kenosha County school districts have been awarded grants from the state to make their school’s safer. Wisconsin Department of Justice School Safety Grants totaled $100 million. The latest round of grants was announced last week. Here are the local schools included in the latest round of grants: Brighton #1 School District — Awarded […]

Units responding for alarm in Wheatland

At about 9:22 a.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units, the Wheatland constable and sheriff’s deputies are responding for an alarm in the 39800 block of 60th Street in Wheatland. Per dispatch: This is a residential fire alarm. UPDATE — Wheatland Fire reports smoke coming from the building. Randall Fire and […]

Wheatland Center School community education classes offered for summer

Wheatland Center School is offering a variety of community education classes this summer. Classes will start the week of July 3 and continue until Aug. 14. Fees for classes vary. Check out this brochure for the whole line-up and a registration form. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Wheatland faculty/student basketball and Penny War for Herda Family coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

The Wheatland Center School faculty-student basketball game, which has been an annual event for decades, took place Friday afternoon. It was the second spirited competition in the last two weeks. The other was Penny Wars. Everyone collected pennies to give to Herda family after the large fire at their farm. The amount they raised was […]

Wheatland Center School students participate in 2018 Academic Bowl

Wheatland Center School students recently participated in an Academic Bowl hosted by Washington-Caldwell School in Waterford. Teams were made up of five students from each grade — sixth through eighth. Students were nominated by teachers to compete within their designated area of expertise — math, science, language arts, or social studies. Students participated in an individual test […]

Wheatland Center School mathletes compete in 2018 regional meet

The hard work and success of Wheatland Center School Mathletes continued at the Regional Math Meet that was held at the Kenosha County Center on March 14. Students in grades fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth competed against forty other math students from 10 local schools. Members of the fifth and sixth grade Wheatland team were: Sofia Bronson, […]

Wheatland Center School hosts senior alums for feedback

Some Wilmot Union High School and Central High School seniors found themselves in a nostalgic setting Thursday back at their grade school alma mater, Wheatland Center School. About 30 seniors came back to the school to give feedback on how Wheatland had prepared them for high school, explained Wheatland Principal Drew Halbesma. The students filled […]

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. Share4 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 4

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 […]

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