Evergreen Elementary School students take a break from broom ball during physical education class.
D.C. Everest Area School District
Evergreen Elementary School
Golf pro visits Evergreen
Buck Welsh, golf professional at Greenwood Hills Country Club, Wausau, visited Evergreen Elementary School from Feb. 25 to Feb. 28 to teach students about golf etiquette, types of clubs, safety and putting.
This unit was a good opportunity for students to swing golf clubs and putt balls during the winter months and also provided an opportunity for local golf professionals to meet students and talk about their junior golf programs.
Phy. ed. classes learn broom ball
Third- through fifth-grade students participated in a broom ball unit during their physical education classes Feb. 18 to Feb. 22 at Evergreen Elementary School.
Todd Tretter, physical education teacher, built the ice rink on the west side of the building with the help of the Rothschild Fire Department.
Northland Lutheran High School
Forensics team advances to state
East Junior High School in Wisconsin Rapids hosted the district forensics competition March 9. All 25 members of the Northland Lutheran Forensics team achieved a score of 20 or higher in all three rounds and earned the right to compete at the state tournament in Madison on April 19.
"This has been the most successful team I have been on so far, and I am truly looking forward to competing at state," said Ellen Smith, a junior who competed in the demonstration category.
Laura Weiland, a junior competing in the prose category shared her thoughts about the season so far: "I am completely enthusiastic to be part of this memorable team although there are a few kinks I have yet to work out; I am hopeful to show my best skills in Madison on the 19th of April."