Colfax Schools

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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Colfax school district receives “gold” for transcripted credit classes

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX  —  The Colfax school district has received a “gold” award for the transcripted credit partnership with Chippewa Valley Technical College. CVTC held an awards banquet for schools participating in the transcripted credit program last Wednesday, and Colfax received a gold award, said John Dachel, high school principal, at the Colfax…

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Colfax FBLA receives top recognition

Colfax FBLA members showed outstanding performance at the 65th Annual FBLA State Leadership Conference held in Green Bay on April 8-9.  This conference brings together over 200 high school FBLA chapters and 2300 students from throughout the state to compete in written tests, skills events, and performance events. The top 21 people from regional level…

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Colfax Performers Prepare for annual Spotlight Night

Spotlight Night is the Colfax High School Music Department’s 9th annual fundraiser scheduled for Friday, April 5 at 6:30 pm.  (Doors open at 6:00). In addition to student performances and audience participation, and voting, there is a live auction. “We have something for everyone,” said choir director Carrie Christensen. “The group songs we’ve worked on…

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12 CHS students inducted into National Honor Society

By LeAnn R. Ralph COLFAX  —  Twelve Colfax High School students were inducted in the CHS Chapter of the National Honor Society March 27 at a ceremony in the Martin Anderson Gymnasium. The new members are Brynn Bergeson, Caden Erickson, Drew Gibson, Abigail Irwin, Devan Olson, Jaclyn Olson, Adeline Paulson, Kendra Pickett, Katie Riley, Quinn…

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