Boyceville Schools

Bulldogs upset in Regis to end their season

By Kelsie Hoitomt BOYCEVILLE – The Boyceville volleyball team ended their season in Eau Claire against the Regis Ramblers on Thursday. They were able to advance to the second round of Regionals after defeating the Spring Valley Cardinals. The Bulldogs played an all out nail-biter at home against the Cardinals on Tuesday, October 16.

Read More

School districts to experience drop in state aid

By Kelsie Hoitomt According to the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction’s general aid certification, 64 percent of the state’s public school districts will receive less school aid for the 2012-2013 school year than they did in the previous year.

Read More

West CAP Holiday Gift Program

West CAP is celebrating its 21st year hosting the Holiday Gift Program for local children. When the program first started, it only served the Glenwood City school district. Today the program is also able to help children in the Boyceville and Spring Valley school districts. West CAP served over 225 kids in 2011.

Read More

Herb Kohl Foundation Excellence Scholarship applications now available

MILWAUKEE — Applications for the 2013 Herb Kohl Educational Foundation Excellence Scholarship can now be obtained in the principal’s office at Wisconsin public, religious, and independent high schools, from the Wisconsin Parents Association www.homeschooling-WPA.org, and at www.kohleducation.org. A total of one hundred $1000 scholarships will be awarded next spring.

Read More

Boyceville reviews $8.2 million school budget

By LeAnn R. Ralph BOYCEVILLE — The proposed $8.2 million budget for the Boyceville Community School District will carry a tax levy of $3.1 million, representing a 4.23 percent decrease in the levy over last year. Boyceville Board of Education members and electors in the school district reviewed the 2012-2013 budget at the budget hearing…

Read More

Boyceville School Board approves property tax credit for volunteers

By LeAnn R. Ralph BOYCEVILLE — Residents 62 years and older in the Boyceville school district will now be able to earn a property tax credit for volunteering in the schools. The Senior Tax Exchange Program (STEP) was approved at the annual meeting of the Boyceville Community School District October 15.

Read More

Bulldogs dominate in upset win over Mounders

BOYCEVILLE — The Boyce-ville football team knew before the game started last Thursday night they needed a win in their final game of the season to become play off eligible. They also knew they were facing an uphill battle as they hosted the conference leading –and undefeated—Elk Mound Mounders. And to make things even tougher,…

Read More