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Schools

Wed
01
May

Little Chute School Board approves support program for social and emotional learning

By Judy Dixon Hebbe
Reporter
On the recommendation of School Counselors Dawn Alft and Michelle Mokrycki, the Little Chute School Board adopted CASEL Competen-cies, a support program for social and emotional learning which is the basis of counseling in the school system.
Wed
01
May

Kimberly School Board updated on student behavior improvement

By Daniel Schoettler
Reporter
Representatives from Janssen Elementary School and J.R. Gerrits Middle School gave an update to the Kimberly School Board last week about how the district has tried to improve student behavior. 
Thu
25
Apr

Kaukauna choir trip to New York an incredible whirlwind

By Brian Roebke
Editor
“It was a whirlwind but it was incredible.” 
Those were the words of Kaukauna High School Choir Director Joy Paffenroth said last week after returning home after a 17-hour bus ride following the choir’s April 14 performance at Carnegie Hall in New York City.
Thu
18
Apr

Kaukauna school board approves renewal of Chartwells contract

By Brian Roebke
Editor
The Kaukauna Area School District’s board of education approved the staff’s recommendation that KASD remain with Chartwells as its Food Service Management Company for the 2024-25 school year and potentially four subsequent years at last week’s meeting.
Thu
11
Apr

Kaukauna school board celebrates excellence

By Brian Roebke
Editor
The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction has asked schools to help students get ready for careers so they have an idea of what they want to do by the time they graduate from high school.
Tue
02
Apr

Kimberly Area School District extends with Chartwells

By Daniel Schoettler
Reporter
The Kimberly school board approved the contract the food service vendor contract for the next school year. After three companies submitted proposals, the district is resigning with Chartwells for the 2024-25 school year along with the option of up to four one-year renewals.
Thu
28
Mar

Little Chute School District Board approves reading curriculum

By Judy Dixon Hebbe    
Reporter 
The Little Chute School District Board approved the use of Savvas My View program for the kindergarten through fourth grade reading curriculum starting with the 2024-25 school year.
Thu
28
Mar

Little Chute High School partners with community businesses to offer real-world interview experience

By Judy Dixon Hebbe
Reporter
“It was a great experience!” 
“It gave me things to think about as I consider career opportunities.”
“I learned what classes I had to take for the jobs I am considering.”
Wed
20
Mar

Kimberly School Board approves the implementation of Special Education self-contained program for grades 7-12

By Daniel Schoettler
Reporter
The Kimberly school board approved the development of a self-contained special education program for the next school year. They also approved the proposed compensation plan after being presented with the 2024-25 salary proposal.

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