East Troy

End of an era

School Board votes to tear down Chester Byrnes By Tracy Ouellette SLN STaff After nearly 80 years in service, the Chester Byrnes building will be torn down this year. The school was built in 1940 and served as the area’s high school for many years and most recently housed district […]

 
 

Youth art exhibit planned for March 4

Event to take place during annual Band-O-Rama East Troy Community School District artists in kindergarten through 12th grade will have their artwork on display at the annual Youth Art Month art exhibition, which is open to the public and set to take place in conjunction with Band-O-Rama at East Troy […]

 
 

This week in the East Troy News….

This week in the East Troy News….

Congratulations to East Troy High School sophomore Tommy Larson, who the individual wrestling state championship title in the 106-pound weight class at the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletic Association state tournament. Also in this week’s edition, the East Troy Community School District Board of Education voted to tear down the Chester Byrnes […]

 
 

Having Olympic-style fun

Having Olympic-style fun

Prairie View Elementary School fourth-graders Carli Murphy and Lillian Hejdak have fun in the Double Luge event Feb. 21 when the fourth-grade classes celebrated the Olympic Games with games of their own as part of the school district’s Global Literacy Initiative. The four classes, taught by David Murphy, Katie Powers, […]

 
 

See what the NASA HUNCH team has been up to this year

East Troy High School to host design review for program East Troy High School will host the Critical Design Review for the Wisconsin Schools that participate in the NASA HUNCH program from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, March 15. Multiple teams from Racine Case High School and Platteville […]

 
 

Hop aboard the Bunny Trains on the East Troy Railroad

Hop aboard the Bunny Trains on the East Troy Railroad

Annual Easter train runs March 24, 25 and 31 Get ready for family fun on the East Troy Electric Railroad’s Bunny Train. Kids of all ages can have their face painted and fun coloring at the East Troy depot before departure. Then enjoy Easter-themed activities aboard a 10-mile round trip […]

 
 

This week in the East Troy News…

This week in the East Troy News…

The East Troy School Board hears from a concerned parent and district staff about safety concerns at the high school. Read about what happened at Monday night’s board meeting in this week’s edition of the East Troy News/Times. In other news, five individual wrestlers at East Troy High School punched […]

 
 

Time to get the kids registered for kindergarten

East Troy School District to have registration at Little Prairie The East Troy Community School District is offering pre-registration for 4-year-old and new 5-year-old kindergarten students for the 2018-19 school year. Children who turn 4 or 5, on or before Sept. 1, are eligible to attend pre-registration from 3:15 to […]

 
 

School Board postpones decision on Chester Byrnes

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The East Troy Community Schools Board of Education delayed its decision the fate of Chester Byrnes building until Monday. The board has been in discussion on three separate offers to purchase the building for months and had planned on making a decision at Monday night’s […]

 
 

Village Board approves $1 million lift station

By Tracy Ouellette SLN Staff The East Troy Village Board gave Public Works Director Jason Equitz the go ahead Feb. 5 to contract with August Winter & Sons Inc. to rehabilitate the South Street Lift Station at a cost of about $1 million. Equitz said August Winter & Sons, of […]

 
 
 
 
 

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