Alishya “AJ” Kreager, a junior from #WausauSchools East High, was crowned Wisconsin's "Miss Snowflake” at the Association of Wisconsin Snowmobile Clubs (AWSC) Annual Fall Workshop. As Miss Snowflake, she will be this year’s AWSC spokesperson traveling the state of Wisconsin promoting snowmobiling at dozens of events. Way to go, Alishya!
During Raduechel's 4.5 years at the school, he has focused on student safety and wellbeing. He helped create and build the school's BRIDGE behavioral intervention program, which helps students in moments when emotions and behaviors can disrupt their learning. He has also become a certified restorative practice trainer through the International Institute of Restorative Practices.
Krista Gates, Wausau West High School General and AP Physicals teacher, is now the recipient of the Board Resolution of Commendation. She was nominated by Principal Jeb Steckbauer for receiving Recertification from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards.
As all employers and employees in the Wausau Region struggle with the impact of COVID-19, the Wausau School District is excited to distribute approximately $1 million worth of stipends to all District staff.
Congratulations to Seaman Jordan Wooldridge, a 2021 West High graduate, who recently completed an intensive 10-week training program to become a member of the elite U.S. Navy Honor Guard!
Thomas Jefferson Elementary School has been placed among the top 30% of elementary schools in the state of Wisconsin by U.S. News & World Report. That makes it a U.S. News Best Elementary School.
Congratulations to Wausau East Assistant Football Coach Mark Ekiss for being named Packers High School Coach of the Week!
The Packers say he is the "perfect illustration of the type of coach who impacts and inspires student athletes both on and off the field, as well as the community as a whole."
Starting Monday, November 1, 2021, the Wausau School District is going to begin offering free COVID-19 PCR testing for students, staff, and their immediate family members.