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Schools

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Madison Herdina Kaukauna Lions Student of the Month


Kaukauna's Madison Herdina was named the Lions Student of the Month

Kaukauna’s Madison Herdina, daughter of Jeff and Janae Herdina, has been named the Kaukauna Lions Student of the Month.

Herdina said she has enjoyed science classes the most during her high school career, specifically chemistry and biomedical classes.

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Kaukauna High School names January students of the month


Kaukauna High School's January Students of the Month/Submitted photo

Kaukauna High School has selected 12 students as students of the month for January of the 2020-21 school year. Students are selected by a staff member in each department in the school.

Art: Dakota Nett, Grade 12

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Grones is Kimberly High School student of the month


Callie Grones was named Kimberly High School's Student of the Month for January

Callie Grones has been named the Kimberly High School Student of the Month for January, sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Darboy and the Times-Villager.

Grones, the daughter of John Grones and Becky McMorrow, said without a doubt her favorite class during her time at Kimberly High School has been choir.

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Board selects finalists for Little Chute Schools leader

The Little Chute Area School District Board of Education has narrowed its search for district administrator to three finalists.

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Kimberly School Board views presentation on student problem solving

Director of Student Improvement John Schultz and three district educators presented the Kimberly Area School District Board of Education with an update on the district’s student problem solving focus work at its regular meeting last Monday.

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Kaukauna schools in 2020 was in four quarters

Leave it to a former physical education teacher and coach to come up with a sports analogy for 2020 school year in Kaukauna.

Superintendent Mark Duerwaechter likened the year into four portions, with the last three of them heavily focused on dealing with the coronavirus pandemic.

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Kaukauna school board charges administration to plan for secondary students to increase days in school

As COVID-19 numbers in Wisconsin improve, members of the Kaukauna Area School District’s board of education last week asked administrators to bring a recommendation to the Feb. 8 meeting to bring secondary students to school more often than the current two days per week.

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Paffenroth receives inaugural outstanding high school director award

Kaukauna High School teacher and Choir Director Joy Paffenroth earned the Wisconsin Choral Directors Association’s inaugural Outstanding High School Director Award.

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Kaukauna school board working on plan to bring students back to school more often


Autumn Steif speaks remotely at the Jan. 11 board of education meeting about the importance of building classroom libraries at the elementary level in Kaukauna schools/Brian Roebke photo

Secondary level students in Kaukauna are getting closer to being in school more often. The district has come with a new instructional model that has every student in grades 5-12 in school on Mondays, with each of the co-horts in school on Tuesday or Thursday, and everyone virtual on Wednesdays.

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UW System funding falls behind peers, threatening its competitiveness

The University of Wisconsin System and its flagship university are falling behind their peers in key financial metrics, as a tuition freeze, declining enrollment, stagnant state funding, and lackluster growth in research spending threaten their long-term competitiveness.

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