The Wisconsin Department of Public Instructions school report cards were released Tuesday.
Blackhawk Technical College's highly rated nursing program is getting an boost from a newly established scholarship fund, and the community is getting a boost from its graduates.
On Tuesday night, voters approved two referendums that could chart a new future for the Delavan-Darien School District.
The Milton School District's strategic planning committee picked a facilities referendum plan to present to the school board at its next meeting Monday, though the plan won’t receive final approval until at least Nov. 26.
The Janesville School District will soon have its very own internet super highway.
For “inspiring the next generation of innovators,” Elkhorn Area Middle School teacher Eryca Card was one of six national 2018-19 Project Lead The Way Outstanding Educational Leaders.
In the past decade, the number of Janesville high school students requesting college courses has more than doubled, from 63 to 152.
Here’s the first thing you need to know about the annual Janesville School Board Boundary Line Committee meeting: No boundaries were changed.
At a meeting Friday, Blackhawk Technical College Board approved the tax rate for the 2018-19 school year and agreed to buy 34 acres to be used for an emergency vehicle training course.
The Milton School District Strategic Planning Committee wants more data before it moves forward with a suggestion for an April facilities referendum.
The tax rate for the Janesville School District is the lowest it has been since 2010—even with increased spending and less state aid than the district received that year.
Edgerton School District property values are up, a development that will ease taxpayers' burden if voters approve two multimillion-dollar referendums next month, district officials say.
The Milton School Board approved a 2018-19 budget Monday night that will allow the district to tax residents at a lower rate and spend more than it did last year.
Average composite ACT scores in the Janesville School District fell slightly for the 2018 graduating class, but they largely stayed on par with the district’s average over the past two years.
The Janesville School District plans to spend more and tax more, but the district's proposed budget calls for a lower tax rate thanks to rising property values.
Enrollment in the Janesville School District's 4-year-old kindergarten program is higher than it has ever been.
The Milton School District Strategic Planning Committee chose Thursday night to constrain its potential April referendum to less than $60 million.
The Janesville School District's enrollment went down slightly this year, but open enrollment and kindergarten enrollment numbers are up.
Almost 90 years after Ernest Batchelder’s tile factory closed, his artwork is still enjoyed by Janesville students.
Enrollment at UW-Whitewater’s main campus dropped for a second consecutive year this fall, but the university also reported a record number of freshmen returning for their sophomore years.
More than 1,200 Rock County students and 35 businesses participated in Manufacturing Day on Thursday and Friday.
A video that presented a one-sided view of politics and labor unions to a Craig High School class has resulted in actions by the principal.
Results for the Wisconsin Forward Exam show some smaller Rock County school districts outscored their larger counterparts.
Wisconsin taxpayers, including voters in eight area school districts, will be asked to commit more than $1 billion in additional funding for their public schools in the November election.
Students in the Janesville International Education Program have been practicing on some Craig High School sports teams this fall—primarily football and cross country. But although they can practice, they are barred from competing.
On four Tuesdays between now and Dec. 4, students in Blackhawk Technical College’s culinary production specialist program will serve lunch at the Armory, 10 S. High St.
UW-Whitewater officials announced Thursday a major donation the university said would pay for a new administrator who would work as a liaison between UW-Whitewater and Rock County businesses.
David Boonin, an author and professor at the University of Colorado, discussed his theory for sexual coercion during a lecture at Beloit College on Wednesday night.
A consultant hired to review the Janesville School District’s administrative and support staff salaries said the district was “right on the market.”
An investigation by the Milton School District found Sheila Price violated district policy by failing to report a sexual harassment complaint made by an employee she supervised, according to documents obtained by The Gazette.
In its preliminary 2018-19 budget, the Delavan-Darien School District is projecting a 34 percent cut in spending from last year and 4.6 percent less in state aid.
On Monday, the Janesville City Council will vote on a proposed anti-bullying ordinance after complaints from some that the Janesville School District's approach isn't working. District officials answered questions about its bullying policies and curriculum.
Additional police officers were on hand at Marshall Middle School on Wednesday morning.
The Milton School District Strategic Planning Committee decided Tuesday to explore two more possible facility solutions—neither of which calls for a new high school.
A state senator Tuesday called on UW-Whitewater Chancellor Beverly Kopper to resign, and the UW System said it has opened a new investigation into sexual harassment allegations against her husband.
A Whitewater City Council member is calling on UW-Whitewater Chancellor Beverly Kopper to resign, saying the chancellor’s husband sexually harassed her and others.
If a referendum passes in November, JC McKenna Middle School will be replaced by a new middle school on the same site.
A Janesville shelter that works to change the lives of homeless young men has room for more.
The state of Wisconsin has 21 observance days. The Janesville School Board would like to add another to honor Wisconsin's indigenous peoples.
The husband of the UW-Whitewater chancellor is banned from the school’s campuses and events after an investigation found he had sexually harassed female employees.
Preliminary enrollment for the 2018-19 school year in the Delavan-Darien School District is down but “better than expected,” officials say.
Wilson Elementary School went on a brief, soft lockdown Thursday because of a report of an armed person in the area.