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Spring Election 2020: Wheatland J1 School District Board candidates Q&A

Voters in Wheatland J1 School District will be able to cast a ballot in a contested school board race on April 7 (or earlier with absentee voting). There are two at-large seats open. The candidates with the two highest vote totals will win the seats. The same questionnaire was submitted by westofthei.com to each candidate, by […]

Local schools keeping an eye on COVID-19 situation, but staying open for now

Western Kenosha County schools are preparing for the possible need to react to an outbreak here of COVID-19 (corornavirus), but are currently planning to stay open according to the school calendar. While there are no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Kenosha County, a state of emergency regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus)  was declared Thursday by County Executive […]

20 Wheatland Center School students to be published in 2019-20 Southern Lakes Anthology

Wheatland Center School had a record number of pieces selected to be published in the Southern Lakes Anthology 2019-20 edition. The theme of this year’s anthology project was “Beneath the Surface”. Student work was judged on clarity and message, creativity/originality, technical skill and presentation, and overall quality. Wheatland had 20 pieces chosen for publication. Students […]

Wheatland Center School registering 4K and new 5K students for the 2020-2021 school year

Wheatland Center School is registering 4K and new 5K students for the 2020-2021 school year. Students who currently attend 4K at Wheatland do not need to re-enroll for 5K. Registration is for children who will be 4 or 5 on or before Sept. 1, 2020 and plan to attend Wheatland Center School during the 2020-2021 […]

Agenda: Wheatland J1 School District Board of Education regular meeting Jan. 29, 2020

The Wheatland J1 School District (Wheatland Center School) Board of Education is scheduled to hold a regular meeting on Wednesday starting at 7 p.m. at the school. Among the agenda items are: An Early Childhood Programming Presentation. Review and Potential Approval of Open Enrollment Spaces for the 2020-21 School Year. Board Goals Report: Safe and […]

Wilmot UHS hosts 2020 middle school honors band

More than 60 music students from the grade schools feeding into Wilmot Union High School participated in the Wilmot-area middle school honors band on Wednesday. Students from Lakewood, Randall, Riverview, Trevor-Wilmot and Wheatland Center schools rehearsed for six hours and performed in concert under the direction of guest clinician Richard Tengowski. Tengowski, a veteran, music […]

Wheatland Center School community education classes offered for winter

Wheatland Center School is offering a variety of community education classes this fall. Classes will start in January and continue into April. Fees for classes vary. Check out this brochure for the whole line-up and a registration form. Share4Tweet4 Shares

Wheatland Center School students win prestigious fluid power challenge

In their third year competing in the Fluid Power Challenge at MSOE, students from the PATHS Academy at Wheatland Center School outperformed 26 other teams to win the Overall Champion Award. Wheatland students left for Milwaukee early on Nov. 11 amidst the falling snow and came back with the coveted hardware. Students from all over […]

Wheatland Center School community celebrates completion of remodeling project

Wheatland Center School students, staff members and board members celebrated the completion of the building remodeling project with a ceremonial ribbon cutting in the new instructional media center on Wednesday, Oct. 23. Upon officially completing the final stage of the remodeling process made possible by the April 2018 community referendum, the district opened the building […]

Units responding for alarm at Wheatland Center School

At about 8:18 a.m., Town of Wheatland Fire Department and Twin Lakes Rescue units are responding to an alarm at Wheatland Center School. Per dispatch: This is an activated general fire alarm. UPDATE 8:24 a.m. — Fire unit arriving on scene reports to dispatch that no signs of fire visible from exterior. Wheatland constable also […]

Wheatland Center School community education classes offered for fall

Wheatland Center School is offering a variety of community education classes this fall. Classes will start the week of Sept. 16 and continue into December November. Fees for classes vary. Check out this brochure for the whole line-up and a registration form. Share23Tweet23 Shares

Wheatland j1 School District wins Tauscher’s Literacy Grant

The Wheatland J1 School District was awarded a $3,000 literacy grant from the TRIFECTA Foundation. The grant written by Wheatland Center School teachers Megan Zirbel and Kandi Horton focuses on empowering students to participate in real world science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) experiences based on children’s books. The literature list chosen features titles that […]

Wheatland Center School raises $8,505 for the American Heart Association

The Wheatland J1 School District (Wheatland Center School) recently teamed up with the American Heart Association to raise $8,505. The fundraiser kicked off on April 2 for the Kindergarten through 4th grade students. This included the chance for students to learn many heart healthy facts, participate in acts of kindness, and the chance to watch […]

Wheatland Center School community comes together for Mental Health Awareness

Wheatland Center School students and families celebrated National Children’s Mental Health Day on Monday, May 6. School community members engaged in fun activities and games with their families while bringing awareness to the importance of mental health. Some of the highlights for the students were, Dunking Stigma at the Dunk Tank with some of their […]

Wheatland Center School teacher Rachel Hartley awarded 2019 Herb Kohl Educational Foundation Teacher Fellowship

A Wheatland Center School teacher has been honored as a Herb Kohl Educational Foundation Teacher Fellowship for the third year in a row. From a news release from the district: The Wheatland J1 School District is proud to announce that Rachel Hartley, Middle School Language Arts Teacher, has been named a winner of the 2019 Kohl Teacher Fellowship. […]

Units responding to Wheatland Center School for medical call

Note: This post sponsored by StateLine Legal LLC. — DH At 4:17 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 having chest pain. Share10Tweet10 Shares

14 Wheatland Center School students have work selected for 2019 Southern Lakes Anthology

Young authors and artists at Wheatland Center School recently participated in the Southern Lakes Anthology writing project, with 14 of Wheatland’s students having their work chosen for publication. The theme of this year’s anthology project was “Not Always Black & White.” Student work was judged on clarity and message, creativity/originality, technical skill and presentation, and overall quality. Fourth grader, […]

Wheatland Center School to open late due to power outage

Wheatland School District administrator Marty McGinley has made the following announcement regarding a delayed start to Thursday’s school day: Wheatland has a power outage and Wheatland School District will have a 2 hour delay, today Feb. 7th. All buses will run on a two hour delay as well. ShareTweet0 Shares

Wheatland Center students finish 5th overall at 2019 Regional Future Cities Competition

Two teams of Wheatland Center School students recently competed in the Regional Future Cities Competition. One of Wheatland’s teamn — Mount Bliss — placed fifth out of 53 schools. From a news release from the school: On Saturday, January 26, 2019, Wheatland’s team Mount Bliss, placed 5th overall out of 53 schools. The team of 5 […]

Wheatland Center students earn 2019 Scholastic Art and Writing Awards

Four Wheatland Center School students have received awards and recognition in the regional Scholastic Art and Writing Awards, with eighth-grader Caleb Bruley earning two Gold Keys in writing and advancing to the national panel of judges in New York City. Scholastic Art Awards In the Wisconsin Scholastic Art Awards, eighth-grader Brynn Wierzbicki earned an honorable […]

Silver Lake Rescue Squad ambulances leased for use by Twin Lakes Rescue for six months

Silver Lake Rescue Squad may be in the process of dissolving, but its two ambulances are still serving Wheatland and Randall residents. On Monday, the Wheatland Town Board approved a six-month lease of one of the ambulances. Wheatland will pay Silver Lake Rescue $500 per month. Wheatland will then lease the ambulance to Twin Lakes […]

Spring election 2019: No election contests in Salem, Paris, Wheatland, Randall, Twin Lakes, Silver Lake, Trevor-Wilmot school districts

Voters in several Western Kenosha County school districts will have uncontested races on the April 2 election ballot: Salem School — Two seats up, both three-year terms.  Two individuals filed, both incumbents: Steve Brown and Lisa Hinze. Paris School — Two seats up for election. Filing were incumbents Dennis Hrupka and Deanna Krumm. Wheatland Center School — Two board […]

Wheatland Center School community education classes offered for winter-spring

Wheatland Center School is offering a variety of community education classes this winter through spring. Classes will start in January and continue through April. Fees for classes vary. Check out this brochure for the whole line-up and a registration form. ShareTweet0 Shares

Wheatland Center School students collect 1,000-plus pairs of socks for those in need

The student leadership group at Wheatland Center School organized a drive to collect socks for those in need. Over the two-week effort, Wheatland School District students collected 1,571 pairs of socks. The socks were dropped off at The Sharing Center on Wednesday,. Third grade students won the Wheatland competition by collecting 329 pairs of socks. The students were […]

Construction to begin next week at Wheatland Center School

A ceremonial groundbreaking was held at Wheatland Center School Wednesday to mark the beginning of work on the school’s upcoming renovation/construction project Doing the honors at the ceremony were one student representative of each grade level kindergarten through eighth grade. The students were selected by grade level teachers as being good school community citizens, explained […]

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. ShareTweet0 Shares

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 […]

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