Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Pen Winners
Two students from the Kickapoo School District will represent this area when the state judging in the Patriot's Pen and Voice of Democracy is held.
2017 GRACE Committee Meeting
Official planning for the 2017 Walk with GRACE gets underway this week on Thursday, February 16th.
Wisconsin School Bus Driver Recognition Week
This week is School Bus Driver Recognition Week in Wisconsin.
River Valley High School Adjusts Class Schedule
Officials in the River Valley School District report a time adjustment in the class day for the River Valley High School to help compensate for time lost due to weather delays and cancellations.
Richland Center City Council February 7th Meeting
The City of Richland Center was given a significant gift when the Common Council met on the evening of February 7th.
What The Flag Means To Me
The Richland County Republican Party announced the winners of this year's "What The Flag Means To Me" essay contest. Six young individuals were chosen out of 59 total entries. We'd like to take this time to showcase the efforts of those six elementary students.
February 6th Richland School Board Meeting
The Richland School Board met Monday evening, February 6th. At the meeting, the food service arrangement between the Richland and Ithaca School Districts was discussed.
Richland District Adding Time To Instructional Day
At the most recent Richland School Board meeting, it was decided how the district would add instruction time to the achieve the state's requirement for classroom minutes in a school year. So far in the 2016-2017 school year, the district has missed 10 whole days because of inclement weather – the most in many years.
St. Mary Approved As A Voucher School
Saint Mary of the Assumption Catholic School in Richland Center is one of the 31 new private schools in the state that have registered with the DPI for the Wisconsin Parental Choice Program for the 2017-2018 school year. The program allows students who reside outside of southeast Wisconsin to use a taxpayer-funded subsidy to attend participating private or religious schools. St. Mary's participation will be for students in K4 through 4th grade only. Parents who wish to enroll their children in the statewide voucher program for the 2017-18 school year must complete the on-line application between February 1st and April 20th on the Private School Choice Programs Student Applications website.
2017 Southwest Tech Outdoor Skills Day
Southwest Tech in Fennimore will host the 5th annual Outdoor Skills Day Saturday, February 4, at the Ag/Auto Building on campus.