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Woodside to kick off science celebration

Woodside Elementary School will kick off a celebration of science in November. Students in grades K-2 will explore a mobile planetarium Nov. 5. Students in grades 3-5 will participate in “The Wonders of Physics” Nov. 24 in which they will view live demonstrations about electricity, physics, magnets and heat. Both experiences will give students a […]

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Hamilton 9th, 10th grades to take standardized tests Dec. 9

In an effort to assist Hamilton High School students with educational and career planning, the EXPLORE test will be administered to all freshman and the PLAN test will be administered to all sophomores on Dec. 9. The test begins promptly at 7:20 a.m. and ends at approximately 10:45 a.m. Parents are reminded that attendance on […]

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Templeton chorus to perform for veterans

The Templeton Middle School Eighth Grade Show Choir will travel to Milwaukee Nov. 20 to perform a concert for the residents of the Clement J. Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center extended care facility. The concert, which begins at 9 a.m., will include a selection of patriotic songs, including such standards as “You’re A Grand Old […]

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Hamilton presents “A Game of Gold, or Deadwood Dick”

Hamilton High School drama students invite community members to attend a rootin’, tootin’ production of “A Game of Gold, or Deadwood Dick.” Performances will be at 7 p.m. on Nov. 6, 7 and 8 and a 2 p.m. matinee on Nov. 9 in the Hamilton Fine Arts Center. Long lost daughters, stolen gold mines, kidnapped […]

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Hamilton graduates, students named AP Scholars

Eight 2008 Hamilton High School graduates and three current students have earned the designation of AP Scholar by the College Board in recognition of their exceptional achievement on the college-level Advanced Placement Program (AP) Exams. About 18 percent of the more than 1.6 million high school students worldwide who took AP Exams performed at a […]

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Hamilton DECA doubles goal for MDA

Hamilton High School’s Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) collected double its fundraising goal as it celebrated national DECA Week Oct. 12-18. DECA Week allows chapters to showcase the exciting programs offered through membership. Hamilton members conducted Miracle Minutes each day during lunch periods. For one minute, DECA members raced through the lunch room collecting […]

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October 20, 2008

School Board approves budget, tax levy The Hamilton School District’s 2008-09 budget will be $47.16 million, which is a 4.45 percent increase over last year. Hamilton School Board members approved the $27.54 million levy. The mill rate will be $9.29, which reflects a 9.1 percent increase. The tax rate is increasing at a higher rate […]

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Templeton honors veterans at ceremony

Templeton Middle School will recognize the contributions of American veterans Nov. 7 beginning at 8:30 a.m. at its eighth annual Veterans’ Day Program. U.S. Marine Corps Sergeant and Iraq War Veteran Ryan Shogren will provide the Veterans’ Address. A ceremonial color guard from the Sussex Armory will post and retire the colors and will lay […]

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Woodside celebrates Red Ribbon Week

Woodside Elementary School students will celebrate Red Ribbon Week Oct. 23-29 with activities that promote a drug-free lifestyle. The school’s theme is “Drug Free, The Healthy Way To Be.” Activities include: Oct. 27 – Students will wear red and white to kick off the week. They will learn about the history of Red Ribbon Week […]

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HFAC season begins with Christmas special

The Hamilton Fine Arts Center (HFAC) has lined up another performing arts season packed with entertainment for the whole family that begins with an Elvis Christmas performance. Elvis Christmas special featuring Tony Rocker – Dec. 19 Award-winning Elvis tribute artist, Tony Rocker, and his band, The Comeback Special, invite you to a special holiday celebration. […]

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