Colfax Schools

State Solo/Ensemble results for CHS musicians

State Solo/Ensemble was held at UW-Eau Claire on Saturday, May 4, 2019. 1st ratings at state: Chamber Choir-vocal jazz Guys’ Choir Wesley Kallstrom-baritone solo, piano solo, piano duet Erica Kallstrom-piano duet Aza Knaack-bass clarinet solo Tate Russell-baritone solo, music theatre solo, piano solo, piano duet Cassidy Reitz-piano duet Hunter Larson-baritone solo, music theatre solo Nate…

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Colfax High School Top 10 of the Class of 2019

COLFAX  —  Here are the profiles of the Top 10 seniors in the Colfax High School Class of 2019. Tate Russel Tate is the son of Steve Russell and Kobi Shaw. • Top 3 favorite classes:  Choir: this class allowed me to grow as a musician and have lots of fun with my peers. Biology…

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Dachel selected at Optimist of the Month

Ayssa Dachel was selected by her teachers at Colfax High School as the Dunn County Optimist Youth of the Month.  Four seniors from Colfax will be honored throughout the year.  Alyssa has a broad interest in school, community activities, and organizations.  The purpose of the Optimist Club is to develop optimism as a philosophy of…

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Colfax High School seniors awarded more than $350,000 in scholarships

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX  —  All together, 23 Colfax High School seniors received scholarships and recognitions at the senior awards program May 1. Here are the students, listed in alphabetical order: • Elizabeth Affolter — Herb Kohl Foundation Student Initiative Scholarship for $10,000; United Recyclers Group scholarship for $500; recognition as a senior mentor…

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Kaylee Lemler: “It only takes two seconds.”

  By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX  —  One year ago, on May 11, 2018, Colfax High School student Braden Lemler, age 16, died in a car crash on his way home from school. The day before the Colfax High School Junior Prom this year on April 27, Braden’s mother, Kaylee Lemler — along with Don…

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