Carthage College honored a group of pioneers with a symbolic ceremony on Saturday.
SOMERS — As the 2019 Shoreland Lutheran High School graduating class embarks on a new chapter in life, there was a clear message on the importance of showing patience along the way.
Bullen is about to celebrate 50 years of serving children and families of Kenosha.
Eight-year-old Ethan Russert, of Pleasant Prairie, steadied his hand, flattening it as he approached two small Poland pigs corralled in a low fence. He was about to pet them.
How much is a monthly mortgage payment? What about a health insurance premium? And how much should you budget for such essentials as groceries?
The auditorium at Reuther High School now has a new name — the Ralph J. Houghton Performance Center.
Julia Alberth, Paris
SOMERS — The University of Wisconsin-Parkside spring commencement ceremony was a 50-year anniversary celebration of hard-fought journeys, overcoming challenges and destinies realized.
Visitors from around the globe have arrived to celebrate a monumental weekend at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside.
Harborside Academy sixth-graders brought awareness of the importance of Lake Michigan’s waters to the community with the unveiling Wednesday of a special billboard on the corner of 52nd Street and Sheridan Road.
For more than 15 years, the ELCA Outreach Center has hosted a summer camp dedicated to providing fun summer activities, field trips and literacy, math and science learning experiences for elementary age children throughout the community.
Kenosha School of Technology Enhanced Curriculum (KTEC) middle school students competed in the Middle Level Forensics Association of Wisconsin for the first time this year.
Kenosha police detained a boy after he was accused of punching a teacher in the chest at Hillcrest School last Tuesday.
The auditorium at Reuther High School will have a new name soon, celebrating the man who orchestrated the success of Kenosha Unified’s music program.
WHEATLAND — Wheatland Center School students and families celebrated National Children’s Mental Health Day on May 6.
The Kenosha Unified School District and the teachers’ union reached a tentative contract agreement Thursday night.
MADISON — Several awards were presented during the opening ceremonies of the 46th annual SkillsUSA Wisconsin State Leadership and Skills Conference.
Imagine a community where every child is ready to learn by the time they reach kindergarten. United Way of Kenosha County shares this dream and wants to make it a reality.
The LakeView Technology Academy team of LakeView Legends captured first overall place at Gateway Technical College’s annual SumoBot competition held May 2 at the college’s Horizon Center for Transportation Technology in Kenosha.
This week we celebrate both Teacher Appreciation Week and Substitute Teacher Appreciation Week. It is a time of year for us to show our appreciation for everything our educators do for our students and the community.
Kindergartners at Whittier Elementary School haven’t entered the first grade yet, but they have already complete a day of college.
SOMERS — On a brisk, cloudy spring day, St. Joseph fourth-graders left the traditional classroom behind to learn in a different environment — the Pike River in Petrifying Springs Park.
The “Downtown” Kiwanis Club and its nonprofit arm, the Kiwanis Foundation of Metropolitan Kenosha, announced the 2019 scholarship winners at its annual Academic Excellence & Musical Achievement Awards Luncheon held at Gateway Technical College May 1. The winners:
JANESVILLE — Kylee Kappers, a senior at Indian Trail High School and Academy, was the winner of the 1st District Artistic Discovery Contest.
MILWAUKEE — Six local students were among the winners of the 2019 Milwaukee PBS KIDS Young Writers Contest.
Students from Kenosha Unified schools helped spruce up city parks as part of “EL World Day” events on Friday.
I was able to get into the Dana School of Music at Youngstown State University based solely on the fact that I was from Kenosha.
Tremper High School will be adding more staff to monitor doors during arrival and dismissal, according to district officials, after a former student entered the school earlier this week and made threats to kill people.
Gateway Technical College’s Collegiate DECA Chapter earned several recognitions at the International College DECA Conference held recently in Orlando, Fla.
SOMERS – Kenosha Unified honored its top administrator and teachers, along with recognizing the outstanding achievements of employees, businesses partners and community volunteers who contribute to the school districts educational success at the University of Wisconsin – Parkside.
Brass Community School students did a deep dive into history through active and engaging literacy called Read Aloud.
Last night, more than 350 Kenosha Unified staff members and their friends and family gathered for the 2018-19 annual Recognition and Retiree Awards Dinner.
The KUSD music program changed the direction of my life.
Kenosha is known to have one of the best music programs in the nation. Not only that, I met my wife Rebecca at band camp in high school. No lie! She played the french horn and I played the trumpet.
The students in Eric Morrow’s Introduction to Engineering Design class at Wilmot Union High School are getting hands-on experience building their own Remote Operated Underwater Vehicles (ROVs) this semester.
Registration begins today for the Kenosha Unified School District Recreation Department’s 2019 summer programs for children.
Teachers are calling on the Kenosha Unified School Board and the district administration to collectively bargain a contract with a full cost of living increase of 2.44 percent, along with a $1,500 stipend for all active employees for use in contributing to health savings accounts and anticip…
Kenosha School of Technology Enhanced Curriculum has been recognized as a Project Lead the Way Distinguished School for increasing access, engagement and achievement in the PLTW Launch and Gateway programs offered to students in grades 4K-8.
SOMERS — The National Conference on Undergraduate Research is an event dedicated to promoting undergraduate research, scholarship and creative activity in all fields of study by sponsoring an annual conference for students.
A pair of Kenosha Unified math teachers took home awards for instructional excellence at a state conference held at Carthage College.
Technology has been sprinkled into our classrooms for decades.
The Wilmot High School Academic Decathlon team will be in the Twin Cities this weekend to compete for the national title.
Two Kenosha educators will be honored by the local branch of the American Association of University Women.
Nine Gateway Technical College apprentice students were awarded $1,500 Ascendium Education Group Tools of the Trade scholarships to help them cover out-of-pocket expenses such as tuition, tools and clothing so that they are able to complete their training.
Na’Kia Hughes believes it is important for young people to find their footing in the world and to play a role in shaping the future, especially in their communities.
Vietnam War veteran Mike Kirchen was apprehensive at first about speaking with high school students about his time in the war, but after meeting with and speaking to students at Harborside Academy two years ago, he now looks forward to it.
Two new members of the Bristol School administrative team were announced this week.
The senior class of Christian Life School invites the community to join in the celebration of the completion of Senior Capstone Presentations from 6 to 7:30 p.m. May 13 in the Journey Church Auditorium, 10700 75th St.
Three Kenosha Unified elementary schools have earned recognition from the state for “beating the odds” to ensure student achievement, including one that will receive the award for the fourth year in a row.