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October is Bullying Prevention Awareness Month

October is Bullying Prevention Awareness Month

It has been reported by the Center for Disease Control that students who experience bullying are at an increased risk for poor school adjustment, sleep difficulties, anxiety, and depression. Additionally, students who engage in bullying behavior are at an increased risk for academic problems, substance use, and violent behavior later […]

 
 

City moving forward with K9 program implementation

By Siara Schwartzlow, Editor At a meeting last week, the city council voted to proceed with launching a police K9 program in the spring of 2018. Officer Bennett, who has spent 9.5 years with the Brodhead Police Department, presented to the council in favor of the program. “I feel that […]

 
 

Students practice orienteering at Magnolia Bluff

Students practice orienteering at Magnolia Bluff

On Friday, Oct. 7, seventh-grade students at Brodhead Middle School took part in a unique experience at Magnolia Bluff. This curriculum-based field trip started back in the traditional classroom with instruction on topographic maps and the sport of orienteering. Then, with compasses and maps in hand, 87 students and seven […]

 
 

Drug sniff held at high school

The School District of Brodhead conducted a sniff search of student lockers last week with the assistance of K-9 units and local law enforcement agencies. K-9 units from the Monroe Police Department, the Beloit Police Department, the Janesville Police Department, the Green County Sheriff Department, and the Lafayette Sheriff Department […]

 
 

Brodhead schools improve communication and branding through social media

Brodhead schools improve communication and branding through social media

By Superintendent Lenny Lueck The School District of Brodhead started a movement last year and has continued this focus into the new school year.  This year’s opening day speaker, Joe Sanfelippo, presented information about using social media to help tell the story of a district.  He also shared other ideas […]

 
 

Danielle Tallman named one of Wisconsin’s best

Danielle Tallman named one of Wisconsin’s best

By Siara Schwartzlow, Editor Brodhead High School’s Danielle Tallman has been chosen to perform in the Wisconsin School Music Association’s (WSMA) State Honors Project on Thursday, Oct. 27. According to the WSMA website, the “State Honors Music Project provides musically talented students with an opportunity to rehearse and perform with […]

 
 

Albrecht Elementary “Students of the Month”

Albrecht Elementary “Students of the Month”
 
 

Make a Difference Day Scheduled for Oct. 15

By Siara Schwartzlow, EDITOR Volunteers of all ages are welcomed to participate in Make a Difference Day in Brodhead on Saturday, Oct. 15, from 9 – 11 a.m. Make a Difference Day is a national event that has been taking place since 1992. According to the event’s website, “Volunteers and […]

 
 

Jashari and Erb featured artists in Rock Valley Conference Traveling Art Show

Jashari and Erb featured artists in Rock Valley Conference Traveling Art Show

Representing Brodhead High School in the Rock Valley Conference Traveling Art Show are Viosa Jashari and Sadie Erb. The exhibit is on display now through Oct. 21 at Brodhead High School just outside the high school office. Jashari’s ceramic work was chosen for the show. “I have always been interested […]

 
 

NOTICE

The Brodhead Mill Race head gate will be lowered for the winter setting on Monday, Oct. 17. If you have any questions, please contact the Brodhead Public Works Department at 897-4384.