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Christy Weinstock is new Wilmot UHS associate principal

Wilmot Union High School has announced the appointment of a new associate principal. From a news release from the district: Wilmot Union High School is pleased to announce Christy Weinstock as their new Associate Principal effective July 1, 2018. Mrs. Weinstock will replace Renee Gugel who accepted a new position at the end of the 2017-2018 school […]

Jon Watson is new director of pupil services at Wilmot UHS

Jon Watson is the new director of pupil services at Wilmot Union High School, the school announced through a news release this week. From the release: Wilmot Union High School is pleased to announce Jon Watson as their new Director of Pupil Services effective July 1, 2018. Mr. Watson will replace Jamie Kupkovits, who will remain […]

Wilmot Union High School Class of 2018 graduation coverage (PHOTOS)

Wilmot Union High School held its Class of 2018 graduation exercises Sunday afternoon. The ceremony was held in the Veterans Memorial Fieldhouse at the school. The event included student speakers, a commencement address by a faculty member, musical performances and the conferring of the diplomas. Here are some more photos (photos by Earlene Frederick): Share93 […]

Falcons beat Panthers in softball sectional

Central High School Falcons defeated the Wilmot Union High School Panthers Tuesday in a softball sectional game that went scoreless for all of regulation and ended in the 10th inning. The final score was 3-0, Central. The Falcons, the #4 seed, will move on to play Burlington, the #2 seed in the sectional final Thursday at […]

Wilmot UHS Class of 2018 Senior Awards Night is May 23

Wilmot Union High School will be recognizing the outstanding accomplishments of the students in the Class of 2018 at Senior Awards Night on Wednesday, May 23, at 6:30 p.m. in the school’s Lance G. Haas Auditorium. All family members, as well as members of the general public are invited to attend a small reception at 6:00 p.m. in the School Commons prior 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 […]

Spring Election 2018: Wilmot Union High School Board candidates Q&A

Voters in Wilmot Unified High School District will be able to cast a ballot in a contested school board race on April 3. Two seats will be filled, with three candidates on the ballot. Voters will be able to cast a ballot for up to two names. The same questionnaire was submitted by westofthei.com to each […]

Wilmot Union High School first semester 2017-18 honor roll

Note: This post is sponsored by Skinner’s Service, Inc. — DH. The following students were named to the Wilmot Union High School honor roll for the first semester of the 2017-18 school year: Freshmen — Taylor Albrecht, Joshua Amenson, Savana Andershock, Danielle Aronson, Jack Awe, Braiden Beagle, Kaelyn Bedessem, Amanda Bossong, Ayden Brey, Sydney Brock, Madison Brockway, Anastasia Brooks, Donovan Brousil, Anna Carroll, Benjamin Carroll, Casey Christiansen, Garrett Christiansen, Hannah Clark, Dylan Collins, Ernesto Cosio, Caleb […]

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 […]

Units responding to Wilmot UHS for medical call

At about 12:06 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to Wilmot Union High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient has a shoulder injury. Share7 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 7

Wilmot UHS’ THE PAW and Central HS’ The Falcon’s Nest stores earns DECA Gold Level Certification

The School-Based Enterprises at Wilmot Union High School and Central High School were among 391 school-based enterprises in the United States achieving Gold Level Certification (or Gold Level Re- certification) this year. Both will be recognized at DECA’s International Career Development Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. The students who worked on the project this year at Wilmot UHS were Lauren […]

Blood drives in Kenosha County set for March 15, 16

Throughout the winter months, BloodCenter of Wisconsin continues to have a critical need for life-saving blood donations. Donors of all blood types are needed, but especially O negative blood donors who carry the universal blood type given to patients in emergency situations. Patients in need of blood tomorrow rely on the life-saving generosity of blood donors […]

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 […]

Christian Youth Theater to present Disney’s Little Mermaid Junior Feb. 9, 10

Christian Youth Theater’s (CYT) production of Disney’s Little Mermaid Junior will be presented this weekend at Wilmot Union High School. Show dates and times are; Feb. 9 at 7 p.m.; Feb. 10 at 2 and 6 p.m.; and Feb. 11 at 2 p.m. Christian Youth Theater is a non-profit theater arts education program for kids ages […]

Units responding to Wilmot UHS for medical call

At about 7:09 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to Wilmot Union High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient is a person having difficulty breathing. Share6 Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 6

Riverport Chorus 12th Diva Quest scholarship competition is Jan. 27

Riverport Chorus presents their 12th Diva Quest scholarship competition at 6 p.m., Jan. 27, in Burlington at Veteran’s Terrace (doors open at 5:30 p.m.). The 10 high school Diva contestants are Alex Carey from Westosha Central High School, Emma Perrine and Adia Fuller from Wilmot Union High school, Rachel Gebel from Burlington High School, Josie Strutz and Lily Shultz from Shoreland Lutheran […]

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. […]

Classes to resume at Wilmot UHS Thursday

Wilmot Union High School’s water related closure will end Thursday when classes resume. From an announcement from the school distributed via email Wednesday evening: The water has been tested and is safe!  Classes will resume tomorrow, Thursday, Jan. 18.  The students will return for full, 8-period days on Thursday and Friday with 2:45 p.m. dismissal.  Final exams will take place next week on […]

Wilmot UHS to be closed again Wednesday; finals moved to next week

The well at Wilmot Union High School that failed on Monday and led to early dismissal that day and no school on Tuesday has been repaired, but school will still be closed Wednesday. That’s because the school needs a passing water quality test before opening its doors again to students, an announcement from district administrator […]

Wilmot UHS to be closed Tues. for water system repairs; finals resume Wednesday

Wilmot Union High School will be closed again Tuesday as repairs to the school’s water system continue. School is expected to re-open Wednesday. Students were sent home at 8:25 a.m., Monday, about an hour after school began, because the building had a water pressure problem. Here is a statement issued via social media Monday afternoon […]

Wilmot UHS Academic Decathlon team win 2018 regional competition

The Wilmot Union High School Academic Decathlon team won the regional competition at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Friday. Here’s a rundown from coach Don Serkowski: The Wilmot Academic Decathlon team reclaimed it’s top spot at the UW-Whitewater regional competition this past Friday. Last year Wilmot was soundly defeated at the regionals by the team from Watertown, this year […]

Central vs. Wilmot boys basketball game coverage (PHOTOS)

Rivals Central High School and Wilmot Union High School met for a boys basketball game Friday evening at Central. After a close first half, Central pulled away in the second half for a 78-57 win in a Southern Lakes Conference game. Here are some more photos from freelance photographer Earlene Frederick from the game: Share […]

Central vs. Wilmot girls basketball game coverage (PHOTOS)

Western Kenosha County high school rivals Central and Wilmot played girls basketball at Central Friday evening. Wilmot won the Southern Lakes Conference game 63-24. Here are some photos from the game from freelance photographer Earlene Frederick: Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

Suspect found in Wilmot UHS bathroom threat

A teenager has confessed to writing the message on a Wilmot Union High School bathroom wall about shooting up the school that spurred an investigation by school administration and the Sheriff’s Department. From a news release from KCSD: The investigation by the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department had identified the subject who wrote the threatening message […]

Free admission for toy donation at Central HS hoops alumni night Dec. 22

Westosha Central High school will be hosting Wilmot Union High School on Dec. 22 for boys and girls basketball. As part of the evening, Central will be recognizing basketball alumni during each varsity game. Free admission will be given to any person who donates a new and unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots. Following the […]

Threatening message discovered at Wilmot UHS; Sheriff’s Dept. and administration say threat believed not credible

Wilmot Union High School officials and the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department are investigating a threat found in a boys bathroom. They believe the threat to shoot up the school is not credible. From a news release from the Sheriff’s Department issued at 2:36 p.m.: The School Resource Officer assigned to the school, became aware of […]

2017 Wilmot Union High School Veterans Day ceremony coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Friday morning Wilmot Union High School treated approximately 70 veterans to breakfast. A program honoring them and remembering Veteran’s Day followed. The Pledge of Allegiance was led by students interested in following a military path. Holding the American flag for the UW-Madison ROTC Color Guard is 2014 Wilmot graduate Andrew Strother. He will graduate from […]

Eight Wilmot UHS students sign college sports letters of intent

Wilmot Union High School announced that eight student-athletes signed their National Letters of Intent to play various college sports Wednesday at the school. The students are: Montana Platts – UW-Green Bay (Softball). Hayli Richards – University Missouri-St. Louis (Softball). Anna Devall – UW-LaCrosse (Softball). Gunner Peterson – Illinois State (Baseball). Kyle Gendron – Winona State (Baseball). […]

Wilmot UHS Veteran’s Day Observance & Breakfast Nov. 10

Wilmot Union High School’s Veteran’s Day Observance and breakfast will take place Friday, Nov. 10. Breakfast will be at 7:45 a.m. in the school’s commons; assembly will be at 9 a.m. in the school’s Veteran’s Memorial Field House. All community veterans and family members are invited. RSVP to Marlene Tilsner at 862-2351, ext. 260 or tilsnerm@wilmoths.k12.wi.us. Indicate your name and […]

Wilmot UHS to present “Dearly Departed” on Nov. 2, 3 and 4

Wilmot Union High School will present “Dearly Departed,” written by David Bottrell and Jessie Jones, on Nov. 2, 3 and 4. Twenty-three students take on the roles of the Turpin Family, who cannot seem to put aside their differences to bury Uncle Bud and give him a decent funeral. Amidst the chaos, the family turns for comfort […]

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