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News and Notes - November
11/13/2018
Each month, “News and Notes” recognizes the many contributions and achievements of staff, students, and members of our school community.
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Career and Technical Education High School Students Visit Piper Electric in New Berlin
11/13/2018
The students participated in two thought-provoking presentations pertaining to a variety of career opportunities within the Piper organization.
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Frank Lloyd Wright Intermediate School Students Honor Veterans
11/09/2018
On Thursday, November 8, 2018, a group of military veterans were honored at Frank Lloyd Wright Intermediate School with a special presentation and luncheon.
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School Holiday Concerts Make Season Merry and Bright
11/08/2018
The vocal chords are warmed up, the instruments are tuned, and WAWM School District’s talented students are ready for their performances.
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West Allis Central Students Talk “Bulldog” to 8th Graders at West Milwaukee Intermediate School
11/07/2018
As part of the All Aboard! Eighth grade transition program to high school, a team of West Allis Central High School Bulldogs headed to West Milwaukee Intermediate School to share information about what to expect in the coming year.
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Students at Walker Elementary Report an Outbreak of Self-Control!
11/05/2018
A video news report airing at Walker Elementary School has classmates learning that an “outbreak of self-control” is running rampant in their building.
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West Allis Central High School Students Celebrate Hispanic Heritage
11/05/2018
Members of the Latin Pride and Spanish National Honor Society at West Allis Central High School celebrated Hispanic Heritage with a Potluck Dinner and Hispanic Heritage-Día de los Muertos showcase.
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Madison Elementary School Holds Penny Wars to Help Hurricane Victims
10/25/2018
For two weeks in October, students at Madison Elementary School went to “war” using pennies and coins.
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News & Notes - October
10/12/2018
Each month, “News and Notes” recognizes the many contributions and achievements of staff, students, and members of our school community.
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All Aboard! The 8th Grade Transition to High School Program
10/12/2018
As the new school year begins, staff at both Central High School and Nathan Hale High School are busy preparing 8th graders for their big transition to ninth grade.
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West Allis Central High School News Team Keeps Bulldogs in the Loop
10/12/2018
Every morning, the Bulldog News Team at West Allis Central High School is on set ready for “action” as they produce daily video announcements for staff and students.
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Maroon & Gold Goes Pink With Laps for Life
10/12/2018
For the past several years, West Allis Central High School's, Think Pink! Committee, has been raising funds for “ABCD” (After Breast Cancer Diagnosis), a local charity that pairs breast cancer survivors with people still fighting the disease.
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WAWM RCS Program Manager Amanda Schwichtenberg Earns Two WPRA Silver Awards
10/12/2018
Silver Star awards are the State Association's highest honor bestowed upon departments and professionals for their exemplary work in the field.
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Franklin Elementary School Culture Council Holds Back to School Bash
10/11/2018
The evening included opportunities to meet teachers, tour classrooms, and experience a day in the life of a student. In addition, a number of community partners helped engage and empower families with the resources available in West Allis.
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Sodexo Implements New Food Model at West Allis Central High School
10/11/2018
“Our new concept, Taste4 (FRESH, FLAVOR, FRIENDS and FUN) was developed for students by students. From its name to the imagery and menus, teens were engaged in every phase of development.
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Students from Lane Intermediate School Lay Wreath at Arlington Cemetery in Washington DC
10/11/2018
“The event was part of the 7th and 8th grade trip to Washington DC. We were all really proud of the opportunity to pay tribute to fallen heroes,” said, Principal, Liz Kayzar, “Our students were deeply when they toured the cemetery.”
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Students at Jefferson Elementary and Franklin Elementary Go the Morning Mile
10/11/2018
Students at Jefferson Elementary School can begin the day with a Morning Mile running laps before school starts.
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WAWM Community Coalition Youth Create Public Service Announcement
10/10/2018
According to Coalition Director, Tammy Molter, the students were filmed during a Peers with Purpose training. “The students were especially anxious to debunk the myth is that “everyone doing it.’ They felt it was a great opportunity to provide the facts about abuse.”
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WAWM Heroin/Opiate Task Force Parenting Workshop
10/10/2018
On Thursday, November 8, 2018, the WA-WM Heroin/Opiate Task Force will host a Parenting Workshop from 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. at Frank Lloyd Wright Intermediate School.
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FREE DENTAL CARE Coming to WAWM Schools!
10/09/2018
During the school year, FREE dental services will be available to students in the West Allis-West Milwaukee School District.
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Summer Class Lifts Students to New Heights in Math
10/09/2018
This summer, Nathan Hale High School math teacher, Donna Krasovich, headed up a pilot program for students that volunteered to use ALEK (an online math program) and class meetings to prepare to take advanced math courses in high school.
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Autism Insights and Strategies Workshop for Educators
10/03/2018
This FREE event is great for Educators including general education teachers, paraprofessionals, administrators and others
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All Schools in the WAWM School District Earn Heart Safe School Designation
09/26/2018
The Heart Safe School designation indicates to the public that staff is trained and prepared to respond to a cardiac emergency. A Heart Safe District Designation also includes placement of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) within the school.
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Teachers Visit West Allis Central High School to Observe Social Inquiry Class
09/24/2018
A team of Special Education teachers from Batavia, Illinois visited West Allis Central High School to observe the Social Inquiry class led by teachers Sarah Bartosch and Katie Ancel.
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American Heart Association Recognizes School District for Workplace Health Achievement
09/20/2018
According to Superintendent, Dr. Marty Lexmond, “This award recognizes the work we are doing to promote wellness in the workplace."
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Lane Intermediate Open House includes 9/11 Tribute
09/14/2018
"We always want to build a strong foundation with parents and students, and that begins at our open house.
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Teaching is a Work of Heart: Nathan Hale High School Band Director Kristi Wicihowski Marches On
09/14/2018
Over the past 11 years, Wicihowski has directed bands at both the intermediate and high school level. Now full-time at Nathan Hale High School, she has over 130 students in band class.
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Three West Milwaukee Intermediate Teachers Share Personalized Learning Presentation
09/14/2018
“Doing something new and innovative comes with both failure and success. We are excited to share our experiences with other educators. Our goal is assist teachers that are just beginning the process of implementing personalized learning into their daily instruction.”
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WAWM Recreation and Community Services Director to Present at National Conference
09/13/2018
Strasser will present in a Community Wellness session titled “Empowering Youth Impacted by the Opioid Crisis: Providing a Safe, Supportive Environment through Recreation Programs.”
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James E. Dottke High School Opens Dottke Closet with the Help of Brooklife Church
09/13/2018
During the summer months, Goelz partnered with Brooklife Church to set up a Community Closet designed to provide students with clothes and hygiene products.
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Celebrate School Attendance Friday, September 21, 2018
09/13/2018
On Friday, September 21, 2018, we’re celebrating school attendance with a generous donation from Sodexo, our food service partner!
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Advanced Placement Exam Distinctions
09/13/2018
The following is a list of current West Allis Central High School and West Allis Nathan Hale High School students that were recognized by the AP College Board for their academic excellence.
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Dottke High School Offers Program for Adult Education
09/13/2018
Adults needing assistance to meet their personal and professional goals can find FREE support at James E. Dottke High School.
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Organizations Donate School Supplies to the WAWM School District
09/12/2018
“It’s so important that children have what they need to be productive in school,” said Mrs. Stukel, a retired teacher and organizer of a school supply drive at the Village of Manor Park.
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