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December 1, 2016
Schools and districts receive a score for each priority area in the Department of Public Instruction state report cards: Student Achievement, Student Growth, Closing Gaps and On-Track to Graduation and Postsecondary Readiness. (Image courtesy of Department of Public Instruction
DPI releases state school district report cards
December 1, 2016 - 7:03am
November 28, 2016
Ron Walsh
Plum City hires new superintendent
November 28, 2016 - 8:35am
November 22, 2016
Plum City School District Superintendent Mary Baier holds up a sign that has inspired her throughout her career, especially during the referendum process in Plum City. It reads “You are assigned this mountain to show others it can be moved.” The slip of paper was taken from an inspiration hallway at Plum City High School. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
A champion for children: Plum City superintendent announces retirement
November 22, 2016 - 9:00am
November 18, 2016
Calendar approval sets school year start at Aug. 24
November 18, 2016 - 10:31am
November 15, 2016
(From left): 2016 Ellsworth High School graduates Hannah Sjostrom, Lucas Caturia and Alexis Linder celebrate the dedication and ribbon cutting of their senior capstone project, the Patriot Hallway at EHS on Veterans Day. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Patriots Hallway dedicated at Ellsworth High School
November 15, 2016 - 2:32pm
November 10, 2016
Wisconsin roundup: GOP-controlled legislative agenda takes shape; state voter turnout near 20-year low; 10 more state news stories
November 10, 2016 - 10:20am
October 28, 2016
Mill rate increase less than expected; elementary school named
October 28, 2016 - 9:12am
October 20, 2016
Mary Abel volunteers five days a week in Margaret Hartung’s kindergarten class t Plum City Elementary. Pictured are (front row, from left) Krystian E., Hannah B., Evan M., Peyton B., Colton M., Brielle R.; (back row) Miranda K., Bentley I., Gus E., Mary Abel, Jacob M., Kaison H., Gabe K. and Margaret Hartung. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
Willing and ‘Abel:’ Plum City schools value volunteers
October 20, 2016 - 10:37am
October 14, 2016
The Elmwood School District purchased this lot at 327 S. Scott St. this summer with visions of expanding the existing playground adjacent. The buildings on the lot have been moved or demolished; grass seeding has taken place. (Herald photo by Sarah Young)
New Elmwood playground is ready for spring
October 14, 2016 - 5:31pm
The Malone Parent Committee in Prescott is raising funds to install playground equipment at Malone Intermediate School (the former high school). (Image courtesy of Prescott School District)
Building a playground tastes great!
October 14, 2016 - 10:19am
September 26, 2016
Plum City referendum info meeting set for tonight
September 26, 2016 - 1:00pm
September 23, 2016
Ellsworth School District Superintendent Barry Cain said around 300 people turned out for the groundbreaking of the new elementary school Sept. 12, which may have a name by next month. (Photo courtesy of Jon Claesson)
New elementary to have a name next month
September 23, 2016 - 12:22pm
September 22, 2016
Prescott School Board president Mark Helmer and senior Grace Carey, surrounded by students, staff, community members and contractors, cut the official red ribbon at the Prescott High School grand opening ceremony Monday, Sept. 19. (Herald photo by Naomi N. Lugo)
Prescott commemorates new high school
September 22, 2016 - 12:26pm
September 19, 2016
The Malone Parent Committee in Prescott is raising funds to install playground equipment at Malone Intermediate School (the former high school). (Image courtesy of Prescott School District)
Fundraising begins for Malone Intermediate playground
September 19, 2016 - 4:24pm
September 17, 2016
Kylie deWerd
Elmwood adds 4 new faces to staff
September 17, 2016 - 5:00pm