News Articles - January 2018

Words Academic Excellence for the 21st Century in front of a PHS pillar

Academic Pillar:
STEAM challenge gets Pegasus students thinking

Posted January 29, 2018
Riverview Middle School fifth-graders recently conducted labs and then imagined the future as part of a Wisconsin Future Problem Solving contest.


 

Book Read logo

Community invited to read 3rd book together

Posted January 29, 2018
One Book One Community – The Plymouth Chapter has chosen “Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet” for its third annual community book read.


 

Fantastic Friday logo

Next Fantastic Friday features tubing at Sunburst

Posted January 29, 2018
The next Fantastic Friday on Feb. 16 will take students tubing at Sunburst Winter Sports Park in Kewaskum.


 

Community Ed and Rec logo

Winter Swim Club, Cooking Club begin soon

Posted January 29, 2018
Plymouth School District Community Education & Recreation is offering a Winter Swim Club for students and a Cooking Club – Take & Bake for adults.


 

FFA logo

Plymouth FFA selling fruit, nuts, cheese, sausage

Posted January 29, 2018
The Plymouth High School FFA chapter is conducting its annual Fruit and Cheese Sale to raise funds for the program.


 

AFS logo

AFS students to talk about their countries

Posted January 29, 2018
AFS foreign-exchange students at Plymouth High School again will share information about their home countries with the public.


 

Boys Basketball logo

PHS boys basketball to honor military, community

Posted January 29, 2018
The Plymouth High School boys basketball team will host a Military & Community Appreciation Night on Tuesday, Feb. 6 to honor active and veteran U.S. Armed Forces members.


 

PHS Panther logo

PHS scholarship deadline Feb. 15

Posted January 29, 2018
The deadline is approaching for Plymouth High School seniors to apply for local scholarships, including those administered by the Plymouth Education Foundation.


 

Jolly Pranksters logo

Jolly Pranksters competing in ComedySportz League

Posted January 29, 2018
The Plymouth High School Jolly Pranksters comedy team is competing for the 12th year in the ComedySportz High School League, the only school in the county to do so.


 

Dance team members

PHS Dance Team 2nd at regionals, headed to State

Posted January 29, 2018
The Plymouth High School Dance Team took second in Division 2 Hip Hop at the Eastern Division Regionals held Jan. 27 at Kimberly High School, earning the chance to advance to State Competition this weekend in LaCrosse.


 

Three students holding their vegetable garden cake

Photos: PHS semester projects

Posted January 29, 2018
In addition to tradition paper and pencil final exams, Plymouth High School students have been busy with various capstone projects to culminate the first semester.


 
 

Word Extracurricular in front of PHS pillar

Extracurriculars Pillar:
Intramurals added for grades 5-6

Posted January 22, 2018
Riverview Middle School has launched a free after-school intramurals program for students of all skill levels in grades five and six.


 

schoolhouse drawing

Plymouth enrolling 4K students

Posted January 22, 2018
The Plymouth School District has announced that its annual 4-year-old kindergarten enrollment will be from Jan. 22 through Feb. 2.


 

PHS Panther logo

PHS plans freshman parent info night

Posted January 22, 2018
Parents of students who will be freshman during the 2018-19 school year are invited to attend an information night at Plymouth High School on Monday, Jan. 29.


 

Herb Stoltenberg

PHS stage to be named for Herb Stoltenberg

Posted January 22, 2018
The Plymouth School District Board of Education has approved naming the Plymouth High School stage in honor of Herb Stoltenberg, longtime teacher and director.


 

A screener observes a young child at play

Evening, morning child screenings available

Posted January 22, 2018
Born to Succeed developmental screenings are being offered this winter for children under age 5 who live in the Plymouth School District.


 

Drawing of a girl swimming

Family Swim set for Feb. 3

Posted January 22, 2018
The next Saturday Family Swim is scheduled for 1 to 2:30 p.m. Feb. 3 in the pool at Plymouth High School, 125 Highland Ave.


 

Community Ed and Rec logo

Artisan Sourdough Bread class offered

Posted January 22, 2018
Plymouth School District Community Education & Recreation is offering a new class called Artisan Sourdough Bread.


 

LTC logo

LTC offering life, leisure classes at PHS

Posted January 22, 2018
Lakeshore Technical College is offering several lifestyle and leisure classes at Plymouth High School this winter and spring.


 

Mr. Gruett shakes hands with Jason on stage

Eighth-grader wins Riverview Geography Bee

Posted January 22, 2018
Jason Meyer, an eighth-grader at Riverview Middle School, has won the school-level competition of the National Geographic Bee and a chance at a $50,000 college scholarship.


 

Father and son hug in classroom

Parkview 3rd-grade class gets surprise visitor

Posted January 22, 2018
Students in Julie Kohlmann’s third-grade class at Parkview Elementary School were sitting on the floor, listening to literacy coach Stacey Ross share a story about a military family being reunited.


 

district logo

January School Board meeting summary

Posted January 22, 2018
The Plymouth School District Board of Education met at 7 p.m. Jan. 16, 2018 in the Plymouth High School Amphitheatre.


 
 

Words Community Engagement in front of PHS pillar

Community Engagement Pillar:
Schools launch new online calendar

Posted January 15, 2018
The Plymouth School District has introduced a new scheduling and events calendar, designed to make it easier for community members to use school facilities.


 

Wisconsin Singers logo

Wisconsin Singers returning to PHS

Posted January 15, 2018
The Wisconsin Singers, featuring 2015 PHS grad Carter Krzyzaniak and other talented performers from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, will perform this month at Plymouth High School.


 

Community Ed and Rec logo

Infused Oils, Mural Masterpieces offered

Posted January 15, 2018
Community Education & Recreation is offering Mural Masterpieces for students and an herbal-infused oils class in early February.


 

LTC logo

LTC offering beekeeping, gardening classes at PHS

Posted January 15, 2018
Lakeshore Technical College is offering several beekeeping and gardening classes at Plymouth High School this winter and spring.


 

Foundation logo

Foundation offering $20,000 in grants

Posted January 15, 2018
The Plymouth Education Foundation will award $20,000 in grants – double the amount of past years – to Plymouth School District staff, as well as to students and/or community members who partner with staff members.


 

I voted sticker

School board candidates file papers

Posted January 15, 2018
Two people are running unopposed for three-year terms on the Plymouth School District Board of Education.


 

Students place cans in a shopping cart

Hi-Lights: NHS collects food, items for the holidays

Posted January 15, 2018
During the holidays, some families begin to struggle with maintaining a stable income; through this struggle the Plymouth Food Pantry is there, keeping people’s plates full.


 
 

Words Financial Responsibility in front of PHS pillar

Financial Responsibility Pillar:
District adds videos to draw families, staff

Posted January 8, 2018
The Plymouth School District now has a pair of videos to help tell the story of what makes it special – and hopefully draw new families and faculty to the district.


 

music notes

Public invited to enjoy school winter concerts

Posted January 8, 2018
The public is invited to experience the musical talents of students in the Plymouth School District during upcoming winter concerts.


 

Team members with Panther mascot

PHS boys basketball hosting Youth Night

Posted January 8, 2018
The Plymouth High School boys basketball program is hosting a Youth Night during its home games Jan. 19.


 

Children ice skate at Lakers Ice Center

Next Fantastic Friday features ice skating, movie

Posted January 8, 2018
The next Fantastic Friday on Jan. 26 will take students ice skating at Lakers Ice Center and to see a movie at Marcus Theatre in Sheboygan.


 

Children on Their Birthdays screen shot

Community Ed & Rec showing ‘Children on Their Birthdays’

Posted January 8, 2018
Plymouth School District Community Education & Recreation is offering a free showing of the film “Children on Their Birthdays” this month.


 

drawing of a girl swimming

Winter Family Swims announced

Posted January 8, 2018
The next Saturday Family Swim is scheduled for 1 to 2:30 p.m. Jan. 20 in the Plymouth High School pool.


 

Rows of exercise bikes and treadmills

Community Fitness Center special ends soon

Posted January 8, 2018
Those who purchase an annual membership to the Community Fitness Center by Saturday, Jan. 20 will save at least 10 percent on the membership fee – and receive half-price fitness and aquatic classes for all of 2018.


 

Riverview falcon logo

Middle-school wrestling to begin soon

Posted January 8, 2018
Plymouth-area boys and girls in grades five through eight are invited to participate in extracurricular wrestling this winter.


 

LTC logo

LTC offering technology, ServSafe classes at PHS

Posted January 8, 2018
Lakeshore Technical College is offering several business and technology classes at Plymouth High School this fall.


 

Reality Check volunteers guide PHS students through the simulation

Photos: Fall school guests

Posted January 8, 2018
Many community members shared their expertise with Plymouth School District students this fall, including 23 who helped at the second Plymouth High School Reality Check.


 
 

Sailors sing and dance on stage

2017 in Review

Posted January 2, 2018
Here is a look back at some of our biggest stories from 2017, based on online views of the articles.


 

Play icon

PHS students to present original works

Posted January 2, 2018
Plymouth High School students will share original works with the public during “double-bill” performances in January.


 

Community Ed and Rec logo

Community Ed & Rec offering Woodworking, ‘Man Called Ove’

Posted January 2, 2018
Community Education & Recreation is offering Adult Woodworking and a free showing of the film “A Man Called Ove” this winter.


 

Riverview students pose with Chromebooks in front of a Foundation sign

PEF grant helps provide laptops for Riverview

Posted January 2, 2018
Riverview Middle School has a new classroom set of Chomebooks, thanks in part to a grant from the Plymouth Education Foundation.


 

Two Riverview students with their gingerbread house

December in Pictures

Posted January 2, 2018
Enjoy a throwback to 1957, electronic circuitry, a tree-decorating party, gingerbread houses, and other scenes from December!


 

district logo

December School Board meeting summary

Posted January 2, 2018
The Plymouth School District Board of Education met at 7 p.m. Dec. 19, 2017 in the Plymouth High School Amphitheatre.


 
 

News archive

December
November
October
September
August
July
June
May
April
March
February
January