Schools

Thu
26
Mar

SP board talks referendum

On March 9, the Sauk Prairie School Board meeting started with a referendum informational presentation, led by Superintendent Wright with the assistance of Amy Brehm, Chad Harnisch, and John Lehan.

Wed
18
Mar

Wisconsin Heights discusses COVID-19, school lunch program

The Wisconsin Heights School Board was already discussing the seriousness of the COVID-19 virus at their meeting Monday, March 9th. Little did they know less than a week later school would be cancelled until April.

Thu
12
Mar

Wisconsin Heights students star at Solo & Ensemble Festival

On Saturday, Feb. 29, under the guidance of teachers Aniela Haas and Gina Ademino, Wisconsin Heights High and Middle School band and choir students participated in the Capital Conference South District Solo & Ensemble Festival at Cambridge High School.

Thu
12
Mar

Take a trip across the galaxy in Heights’ “The High-Schooler’s Guide to the Galaxy”

High school is a time of everyone’s life they will never forget--be it for better or for worse. And yet a lot of experiences feel universal in what everyone sees in high school. The tough jocks, the goofy teachers, and the countless embarrassing and awkward moments.

Thu
05
Mar

Sauk Prairie plans for a growing population

Sauk Prairie School District referendum can be divided into three aspects; high school updates and renovations, Merrimac Community Charter School updates and renovations and, upgrades to the athletic facilities. The high school updates and renovations can be attributed to 82 percent of the referendum.

Thu
05
Mar

SPSD holding referendum listening sessions

A referendum will take place on Tuesday, April 7.  Voters are being asked to approve borrowing to fund construction at Sauk Prairie High School, Merrimac Community Charter School, and the community pool.

Wed
26
Feb

Wisconsin Heights Alumni Association challenges classes for donations

The Wisconsin Heights Alumni Association, Inc. is offering a challenge for classes of Wisconsin Heights for donations of funds to be used for scholarships for a graduating senior or seniors of Wisconsin Heights High School. The first scholarship was presented to a member of the graduating class of 2015.

Wed
26
Feb

Sauk Prairie Middle School forensics successful at Level I Festival


Since November, the Sauk Prairie Middle School Forensics team has worked under the leadership of Julie Breunig and Kathy Bruno on presentations ranging from solo and group acting, demonstration speeches, and four-minute informative speeches to prose interpretation, reader’s theater and non-original oratory.  Some students wrote their own speeches and plays, while others interpreted the words of others. On February 4th, all of their efforts culminated in the Level I Festival at Beaver Dam Middle School. Sauk Prairie’s 45 students joined students from eight other schools to present their pieces to judges. Every team member received at least two A ratings (out of three scores) to advance to the Level II Festival, which will be held on February 25th.  Congratulations to these middle school public speakers. Also, a big thank you goes out to the judges who travelled with the team, and helped facilitate the evening: Trudi Mullen, Donna Bichanich, Angel Galvan, Molly Tierney, Camdyn Kastelitz, and Elise Dietmann Pictured (in no particular order) are members of the Sauk Prairie Middle School Forensics Team: Abigail de la Cruz Valles, Aiden Larsen, AJ Klemm, Alexah Vela, Ashley Been, Brady White, Breileigh Brickl, Diana Roberts, Josh Mast, Kaleb Chetwood, Kate Wernsing, Kylie Hutchins, Landon Froese, Lauren Wright, Lily Freeman, Marty Hanna, Micah Boerger, Sawyer Larson, Sebastian Gavol, Zakary Vaughn, Ruby Taggart, Walter Larson, Abigail Barrett, Boden Bruni, Calvin Hartley, Elizabeth Potter, Emma Rhyner, Hannah Stephan, Jacob Wilhelm, Masen Schmidt, Mikayla Millard, Reese Grinstead, Sebastien Friou, Teddy Toberman, Addison Strunz, Cheyanne Witthoft, Elena Homar, Emerson Drew, Emma Zick, Evelyn Fritsch, Jade Reeves, Lexi Been, Lexy Schwartz, Morgan Larsen, Sara Endres, Shannon Tierney, and Vivian Rosch.

Since November, the Sauk Prairie Middle School Forensics team has worked under the leadership of Julie Breunig and Kathy Bruno on presentations ranging from solo and group acting, demonstration speeches, and four-minute informative speeches to prose interpretation, reader’s theater and non-original oratory.  Some students wrote their own

Wed
26
Feb

Sauk Prairie’s Flanagan wins scholarship

Olivia Flanagan, a Sauk Prairie High School student, won financial support for college from the Herb Kohl Foundation.

Winners were announced last Monday, and scholarships will be awarded later this spring. Amounts were not released, but local students will receive their awards at a May ceremony in Baraboo.

Thu
20
Feb

Wisconsin Heights chooses company for next step in facility improvements

The Wisconsin Heights School Board has chosen Performance Services Inc. as the engineering firm for the next steps of the district’s facility planning process. The decision was voted on during the board’s Feb. 10 meeting, after hearing two presentations from the firms PSI and Bray Architects.

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