Neenah Places Fifth in WSN Cup State All-Sports Standings Another banner athletics season with nine Fox Valley Association championships and six teams qualifying for state tournaments helped Neenah place fifth in the large schools division of the Wisconsin Sports Network Cup, which recognizes the state?s top overall athletic programs.
Olson Wins Congressional Art Contest Neenah High School senior Sarah Olson will have her artwork on display at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. after winning the Wisconsin 6th Congressional District Art Show in Fond du Lac.
Neenah Forensics Excels at State Competition The high school team had 12 students qualify for the Wisconsin High School Forensics Association meet in Madison on April 12 and all 12 brought home medals with top three finishes, including three first place performances.
Satellite Staff Receives NEWSPA Awards Staff members from Neenah High School's school newspaper, the Satellite, received several awards at the recent Northeastern Wisconsin Scholastic Press Association (NEWSPA) Spring Conference in Oshkosh. Students submit writing, photographs and/or cartoons that are critiqued by professionals working in the field of Journalism, which are then ranked in the state.
Neenah Hall of Fame Seeks Committee Members The Neenah Joint School District is seeking individuals to serve on the inaugural selection committee and Board of Directors for its newly formed Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame was approved by the Board of Education at its March 4, 2014 meeting and the first class will be inducted during Homecoming weekend in 2015.
Johnson Named Principal at Taft Elementary Taft Elementary School will have a familiar face in charge when it transitions to a kindergarten through fifth grade school this fall as Phil Johnson has been named the school's new principal.
Jones and Szymonski Receive Kohl Foundation Awards Shattuck Middle School teacher Chris Jones has been named a recipient of the Herb Kohl Fellowship by the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation, Inc. In addition, Neenah High School senior Sophia Szymonski will receive an Excellence and Initiative Scholarship from the Foundation.
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