Jerry Schuetz, former director of school safety and communications, is now the director of administrative operations. Chris Tukiendorf, formerly human resources supervisor, is now human resources director.
The Milton School Board's Strategic Planning Committee will meet Thursday to explore facility upgrades for the school district, but without Brian Kvapil at the helm.
Janesville School District officials hope a new position will help deal with attendance and disciplinary issues at two elementary schools.
Dianne Moller and a flock of supporters are planning a Sept. 29 fundraiser to celebrate the raptor rehabilitation center's 20th anniversary.
The Whitewater School Board on Monday approved adding a referendum to the November ballot, asking voters for permission to exceed revenue limits to preserve programs and class sizes.
Janesville School District residents could see their taxes go up 2.9 percent for the 2018-19 school year.
Delavan-Darien School District residents will have the chance to vote on a four-year, $2.8 million operational referendum Nov. 6 after the school board approved the referendum resolution Monday night, just months after a $3.5 million referendum failed in April.
The Edgerton School Board voted unanimously Monday night to include two referendum questions on the November ballot.
It’s official. The Beloit Turner School Board approved a one-question facilities referendum in a 6-1 vote at Monday night’s meeting.
Mary Christensen is the new coordinator for the Janesville International Education Program. The Gazette sat down to talk with her about her new job.
The Whitewater School District is part of a Zero Suicide group aiming to strengthen suicide prevention efforts in the district and beyond.
The Milton School District's Strategic Planning Committee of the Full Board will ask for community input this fall on a future referendum via two workshops scheduled tentatively for October and November.
UW-Whitewater officials have announced plans for a developer to break ground on a hotel and university “community engagement center” by this fall.
This fall, all Janesville School District elementary school kids will be offered free breakfast.
Janesville residents interested in serving on the Janesville School Board have until Aug. 22 to apply for the post.
Beloit Turner School Board members finalized the cost of a November facilities referendum at a special meeting Monday night, but some clashed about how to place the question on the ballot.
In the primaries, candidates have pointedly used Gov. Scott Walker's home district as the posterchild for school funding.
Brodhead has been awarded $500,000 to help build a new senior center, but it's not yet clear whether the center will be built.
Don Rich, Janesville taxidermist, remembers going with his class to the Janesville School District's Outdoor Lab.
The School District of Janesville received $420,000 in state grant money to use on school safety upgrades throughout the district.
The Milton School District's Strategic Planning Committee on Thursday decided not to pursue a November referendum and instead wait until April.
The Evansville School District consolidated its summer school classes into one building Thursday and will do the same thing Friday after a threat to the district.
The Delavan-Darien and Beloit Turner school districts were each awarded state school safety grants Wednesday afternoon.
The Walworth Village Board last week approved plans for an Agape House school and home for boys who struggle with depression, anxiety and truancy due to trauma.
The school districts in Elkhorn and Whitewater each received more than $100,000 in school safety grant money, the state announced Tuesday.
Responding to criticism of their buyout of the former superintendent's contract, Delavan-Darien School District officials say they offset most of the $162,000 cost by having the interim superintendent perform two jobs.
The Whitewater School Board on Monday chose the approach it wants to take on an operational referendum that would be on the ballot in November.
The Clinton School Board has decided to delay a facilities referendum after surveys showed residents were split on whether to support it.
The Milton School District's administrative team will present a prioritized list of facility needs to the school board's Strategic Planning Committee on Thursday for consideration in future capital improvements.
Earlier this month, the Janesville School Board approved $131,747 to buy a final round of Chromebooks for high school students.
A May 13 false alarm that told the UW-Whitewater campus there was an ongoing threat to their lives was likely caused by an accidental touch, and police have since changed how alerts are sent.
The first-ever Rock Internship Program was a success for both high school students and businesses, participants said at a graduation event Friday.
What was billed as a one-hour forum on a potential November referendum at Delavan-Darien High School on Thursday night morphed into an emotional two-and-a-half hour discussion.
A Lake Geneva woman received an honorary high school diploma from Lake Geneva Badger High School on Thursday at age 92.
The Evansville School District will get $82,970 from the state for safety improvements in its schools. Delavan Christian School will receive $19,173.
UW-Whitewater is ‘looking into’ a tweet sent by a student at the beginning of 2017 that mocks Asian people.
Blackhawk Technical College's enrollment is up slightly but it still faces challenges.
People parking on parts of the UW-Whitewater campus without permits are facing a steeper penalty after the campus police increased the ticket fine from $25 to $100.
Reiyah Jacobs, 12, a student at Edison Middle School, recently received a national award in the middle school division of a PTA-sponsored program.
Van Buren students painted inside the lines and wrote lyrics for their project-based summer school class.
A Walworth County judge has agreed to throw out a former UW-Whitewater professor’s appeal of his dismissal because of how he mailed in his court filing.
More students and teachers are taking advantage of the learning opportunities at the Janesville Schools Outdoor Laboratory.
A federal grand jury indicted two Houston men with stealing textbooks from UW System schools, including UW-Whitewater, according to a U.S. Department of Justice news release.
The Janesville School District hopes to get more than $382,000 in grant money for school security upgrades.
Delavan-Darien School Board members unanimously approved a contract for interim Superintendent Jill Sorbie at its regular meeting Monday night.