Mory and Kemppainen Receive Kohl Foundation Awards Neenah teacher Andra Mory and student Kim Kemppainen were both honored with awards from the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation. Mory received a Teacher Fellowship Award, while Kemppainen was the recipient of an Excellence Scholarship.
Orchestra Students to Perform With Barrage 8 on Feb. 22 Neenah orchestra students from middle school through high school will have the opportunity to perform on stage with the national touring group Barrage 8 during a concert on Wed., Feb. 22 at 7:30 p.m. in Pickard Auditorium.
Neenah Test Scores Outperform State Averages Neenah Joint School District students outperformed students across the state in every area of recently released Wisconsin Student Assessment System results for public school students in grades 3-11.
NJSD Wellness Center Now Open The Neenah Joint School District Health and Wellness Center officially opened on Sept. 7. Staff members and their families are welcome to make appointments or simply walk in during open hours.
Neenah Students Earn Advanced Placement Scholar Awards Neenah High School had 74 students honored for exceptional achievement on Advanced Placement exams during the 2015-16 school year, including Ian de Wet and Adelle Sturgell, who qualified for the National AP Scholar Award.
Barnes Earns WIAA Scholar Athlete Award With 10 varsity letters and success in the classroom and community, Neenah High School senior Alyssa Barnes has been honored as a recipient of the WIAA Scholar-Athlete Award.
Memorial Benches Available in Neenah High School Hallways A group of Neenah High School students have been creating projects to better their school and community. The group, called Future Forward Neenah, has been established as a way for students to leave their physical mark in their school and community through a variety of projects.
Foulks Receives National Diving Coaching Award Neenah High School boys and girls diving coach Tim Foulks has been named a recipient of the David H. Robertson Award by the National Interscholastic Swimming Coaches Association of America.
Summer Swimming Lessons Sign up Begins April 4 Sign up for summer swimming lessons at the Neenah High School pool begins April 4. Lessons will be held Monday through Thursday evenings during two separate sessions. All classes are a half hour.
Sturgell Receives Kohl Excellence Scholarship Neenah High School senior Adelle Sturgell has been selected as a Herb Kohl Excellence Scholarship recipient for her exceptional scholarship, leadership, citizenship and school and community involvement.
Neenah High School Seeking Summer Lifeguards Neenah High School is seeking lifeguards for 2016 summer swimming lessons. There will be two sessions offered during the summer from June 13-July 7 and July 18-August 11. The lessons will take place from 4-6:15 p.m.
Free Love and Logic Refresher Course Offered Neenah Joint School District parents who have previously participated in the Love and Logic course will have the opportunity to participate in an upcoming two-day refresher course.
More Students to Receive Transportation in 2016-17 Nearly every student in the Neenah Joint School District who lives more than two miles from school will be eligible for transportation in 2016-17 following a policy change by the Board of Education at its March 1 meeting.
Neenah to Host Screening of "Most Likely to Succeed" The future of education will be the focus when the Neenah Joint School District hosts the Fox Valley's first screening of the film "Most Likely to Succeed" on March 9 in Pickard Auditorium at Neenah High School.
Neenah Schools Add Wellness Center Neenah Joint School District staff members and their families will have the opportunity to have their medical needs addressed on-site with the addition of a Wellness Center at Shattuck Middle School.
NJSD Hall of Fame Open for Nominations Nominations for the Neenah Joint School District Hall of Fame are being accepted through Nov. 30. Anyone is invited to nominate individuals for the second induction class, which will be inducted during homecoming weekend in 2016.
Spring Road Wins Community Running Challenge Award Spring Road Elementary School in Neenah earned first place in the medium school division of the School Specialty School Challenge for participation in the recent Community First Fox Cities Marathon events.
Hertting Receives Presidential Excellence in Teaching Award Neenah High School science teacher Scott Hertting has been awarded the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. The award is one of the highest honors in teaching and is bestowed on just two teachers from each state and 108 total teachers nationwide.
Galloway Captures WIAA State Boys Golf Individual Title Junior Sam Galloway became the second Neenah High School athlete to win a WIAA state boys golf individual title by shooting a two-under par 142 to capture the Division 1 crown Tuesday at University Ridge Golf Course in Madison.
NJSD Inducts 21 into Quarter Century Club Over 500 years of Neenah Joint School District teaching experience was honored on Wednesday night at the District's 52nd annual Quarter Century Club Dinner at the Riverwalk Hotel.
Freshman Seminar Students Participate in Wellness Week Students in Neenah High Schools Freshman Seminar classes are participating in a first-time Wellness Week.
The week features a variety of workshops for students to attend to help them practice new ways to take care of themselves in times of stress, sadness and trouble. Each student will attend three sessions of their choice on three different days. Staff members are leading the sessions in a wide range of different activities.
Neenah Hosts FVA Dig For the Cure Volleyball Tournament Oct. 18 The seventh annual Fox Valley Association "Dig for the Cure" volleyball event will be held at Neenah High School's Ron Einerson Fieldhouse on Oct. 18. The event is a fundraiser among all 10 Fox Valley Association schools to help raise money and awareness for breast cancer.
Kasper Receives Wisconsin Light of Wellness Healthy Behavior Award Sandy Kasper took a courageous journey on the road to significant lifestyle changes. After dropping over 60 pounds and regaining balance in her life, the Neenah Joint School District Administrative Assistant has been named the Light of Wellness Healthy Behavior Award winner by the Wellness Council of Wisconsin.
Neenah Homecoming Takes on a Bigger Purpose For the second straight year, Neenah High School?s Homecoming week will take on a bigger purpose, as events during the week will benefit the school?s Special Education Department in memory of a classmate.
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.
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