News & Media


 

School News

Award-winning author Blue Balliett visited James Madison Elementary School as part of the Sheboygan Children’s Book Festival. Ms. Balliett met with the 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students and explained how students motivate her to write. Ms. Balliett also described how her strategies of writing  are not much different for our students.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
October 17, 2014
James Madison Elementary School PTO sponsored their first annual Carnival on September 19. Students and families tried their luck at games of chance including the dunk tank with Principal Jason Ledermann as the first volunteer. The PTO sponsors many different family and fundraising events throughout the school year and works diligently to meet the needs of the students, teachers and classrooms.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
October 15, 2014
On Wednesday October 8th, members of the Town of Sheboygan Fire Department visited Lincoln-Erdman Elementary as part of the school's Fire Prevention Day. Students had an opportunity to learn many important tips to stay safe in the event of a fire.  
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
October 14, 2014
Elementary School for the Arts and Academics (ESAA) second and third grade students brainstormed questions about native birds of Wisconsin. Then, they explored the woods and school grounds of ESAA and Pigeon River to observe species of birds, their habitats, and their actions. This knowledge will deepen their understanding as they work to design a bird garden.

Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
October 10, 2014
On Friday September 26th, Dr. Joe Sheehan made good on his ALS ice bucket challenge in front of the Urban Middle School student body.  This event was part of an end of the day celebration for students and staff. The bucket of ice water was provided courtesy of the Urban Middle School student council officers.  Mrs. Mary Starnicky one of the Student Council advisors emceed the event.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
October 10, 2014
logoThe public is invited to the Early Learning Center’s 25th Anniversary Family Fun Festival on Saturday, October 18 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Family-friendly activities include bounce houses, professional face painting, balloon animals, photo booth, crafting, snacks and more. Children’s entertainer Tom Pease will perform from 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.All of the activities are free. The Early Learning Center will be open for tours and visitors can browse pictures and memories from the last 25 years.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
October 8, 2014

Seven schools in the Sheboygan Area School District (SASD) have been honored by the Wisconsin PBIS Network for accomplishing tremendous work through the implementation of Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS). Cleveland and Sheridan Elementary Schools received the highest recognition as a School of Distinction. Cooper, Jefferson, James Madison, and Lincoln-Erdman Elementary Schools as well as South High School have been selected as Schools of Merit.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
October 2, 2014
At the first assembly of the school year, Farnsworth Middle School student council members had a very unique experience - to dump buckets of ice water on Sheboygan Area School District Superintendent Joe Sheehan.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
September 30, 2014
photoOn Friday, September 19 and Saturday, September 20, South High hosted a ‘Be The Match’ donor marrow registry weekend. The weekend kicked off with a special senior recognition for Jake Kirschner.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
September 30, 2014
IDEAS Academy students gathered at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center to present their mini-projects.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
September 22, 2014

Longfellow Elementary School launched a new parent event this school year, called 'Table Talk with Teachers.' The event was held soon after school started and had a great turnout. Parents were invited to join table talks for reading, health and hygiene issues, healthy meals and snacks, behavior at home and in school, attendance and office information. Community resources for families included representatives from the Salvation Army, Community Recreation Department, and Community Health Care.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
September 22, 2014
The students from I.D.E.A.S. Academy gather at camp Anokijig for the first two days of school to focus on building a professional and intellectual community with a tone of decency and trust. 
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
September 17, 2014
Horace Mann Middle School was presented a $1,000 check from Van Horn of Sheboygan for a test drive fundraiser held at the school’s open house on August 26.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
September 12, 2014
Jefferson, Grant, and James Madison Elementary Schools have been selected as Title 1 Wisconsin Schools of Recognition. They are among 173 schools recognized state-wide. Jefferson Elementary has been recognized as a School of Recognition for seven consecutive years and Grant Elementary has been recognized for the last five years.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
September 9, 2014
photoCleveland Elementary School fifth grade students started the year off by dumping a bucket of ice water on their new principal, Mr. Bill Klein.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
September 8, 2014
The Sheboygan North High Art Department is pleased to announce its newest program, Artist in Residence. This program is designed to support and enhance the importance of visual arts curricular integration across all disciplines. The Artist in Residence will provide the North High community with a hands-on approach to the process of art making and will also be accessible to teachers as a resource.  North High will host four local and regional artists for nine-week residencies during the 2014-2015 school year.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
September 8, 2014
photoSuperintendent Joe Sheehan was nominated to complete the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to help raise awareness for Lou Gehreg's Disease. He completed the challenge at Horace Mann Middle School at an assembly on the first day of school! Click on 'More' to see photos and the video!
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
September 3, 2014
photoSuperintendent Joe Sheehan and his executive management team visited all 26 of our schools on the first day of school. We were able to meet up with Dr. Sheehan to capture a few pictures at James Madison Elementary School.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
September 3, 2014
photoStudents at Cleveland Elementary and Northeast Wisconsin Montessori Charter School share a school campus and they were all smiles on the first day of school. Click on 'read more' to see some of the photos we captured.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
September 3, 2014
wellness logoOver 550 Sheboygan Area School District employees attended the annual Back to School Bash held at Sheboygan North on August 19, 2014. More than 50 vendors featuring information on retirement, nutrition, continuing education, fitness challenges,  and much more were available for the staff. Administrators ran or walked on the treadmill to raise funds for the Sheboygan Public Education Foundation. Employees could attend four different speaker sessions. It was a great way to kick off the 2014-15 school year!
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
August 28, 2014
photo The Sheboygan Area School District (SASD) is making it easier and more convenient for parents to view school lunch menus this year. All school breakfast and lunch menus are now posted online in an interactive program and include nutritional values. The menus can be found on the School Nutrition website at www.sheboygan.k12.wi.us/menus. A free app for iPhone and Android is also available for download by searching ‘School Lunch by Nutrislice’. Links to the free apps are also posted on the School Nutrition website.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
August 21, 2014
The North High School Varsity Dance Team is sponsoring a Dance Clinic for students in grades K-8. Students will work with members of the North High Varsity Dance Team to learn jumps, turns, and kicks that are incorporated into a routine. Participants will perform the routine during halftime of the North High Varsity football game on September 19, 2014. The cost is $15 in advance or $20 at the door and includes a set of pom poms. Registration forms are available here.

Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
August 21, 2014
The Sheboygan Area School District (SASD) was recently awarded an Education for Homeless Children and Youth project grant. The grant will provide nearly $50,000 a year for three years to assist the school district in providing services to a growing number of homeless students. The grant will enable the school district to expand mentoring services and offer academic and emotional support for homeless students.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
August 14, 2014
The Sheboygan Area School District (SASD) is pleased to announce new administrators and school leaders for the 2014-15 school year: Duane Simmons, Kelly Blum, Jim Renzelmann, Bill Klein, Zach Pethan, Paul De Pagter, Kevin Formolo, Josh Kestell, Susan Griffiths, Tiffany Vande Hey, Tom Berger, and Sigrid Splinter.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
August 13, 2014
Students had an opportunity to step back in history and enjoy games and activities from years gone by. Volunteers from the Heritage School in Sheboygan visited several summer school groups to share a glimpse of what life was like for children in the late 1800s. Students walked on stilts, made butter, and built wooden sailboats.

As part of the fourth grade curriculum, Sheboygan Area School District students take a field trip to Heritage School on the corner of 8th St. and Kentucky Ave. to experience a classroom from 1876. From its old flap-seated desks to a properly attired school marm prepared to hear the daily recitations of reading, 'riting and 'rithmetic, visitors will see an authentically restored and appointed 1876 two-room school house.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
August 6, 2014
As schools throughout the Sheboygan Area School District develop goals such as improving literacy and providing students with real-world learning experiences, teachers are finding creative and inspiring ways to incorporate the goals into their classrooms. One of those teachers is Mr. Frank Juarez, an art teacher at North High School. Frank was inspired by his school’s goal to increase literacy and began to examine what literacy looked like in an art classroom. He also considered the access teachers and students have to contemporary artists, and wondered how students can experience artists’ real-world work environments.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
July 29, 2014
ACUITY, Sheboygan South High School, and Lakeland College have announced a partnership that will provide South students the chance to position themselves for careers in computer science, while helping make college more affordable.
 
The Information Technology (IT) Pathway community partnership is the latest in a series of pathways being offered at South that allow students to take classes that earn both high school and college credit and get access to work-based learning opportunities with local employers.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
July 23, 2014
The Sheboygan Area School District summer school program offers a great variety of classes for children of all ages. Take a look at how much fun these elementary school students had in their Mini Scrapbook Projects class.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
July 17, 2014
photoThe Sheboygan Area School District summer school program offers a great variety of classes for children of all ages. Take a look at how much fun these kindergarten through second grade students had in their No-Bake Cooking Class. We even included a few of the 'no bake' recipes for you to try at home.
Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
July 15, 2014
Students in kindergarten through 7th grade are invited to participate in the North High Dance Team Parade Dance Clinic and Performance. Participants will attend practices on Monday, July 28 and Wednesday, July 30 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the North High School Commons. The dance routine will be performed along with the North High School Dance Team in the Jaycee’s Brat Days Parade on August 2. The cost is $50 and includes a t-shirt, poms and hair ribbon. Registration and payment is due by July 17.

Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
June 26, 2014

<< Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Next >>