Elk Mound Schools

Elk Mound Middle School classes plan community projects

By LeAnn R. Ralph ELK MOUND  — Social Studies classes at Elk Mound Middle School are planning community projects that will take place May 31 and June 1. Two of the team leaders — eighth graders Carter Sundeen and Gus Scharlau — sat down with the Colfax Messenger to talk about their projects. Carter’s group…

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EMHS students discuss school safety

By LeAnn R. Ralph ELK MOUND  — Following a school walk-out April 20 in which two students participated, Elk Mound High School students gathered in the afternoon to talk about their ideas for school safety. The walk-out was in protest of gun violence in schools and in remembrance of the 17 students and staff killed…

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Flores among honored at Herb Kohl at award luncheon on April 22 in Chippewa Falls

MILWAUKEE — A luncheon to honor the achievements of north central and northwest Wisconsin students, teachers, and principals was held Sunday, April 22, at Chippewa Falls Middle School in Chippewa Falls. The event is sponsored by the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation. Among those honored with an Herb Kohl Educational Foundation 2018 Initiative Scholarships is Jaden…

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