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Decision 2017: Meet the Six Candidates for School Board

The West Bend School Board will have a new look after the election on April 4. Three seats are on the ballot and only one incumbent, Ryan Gieryn, is running for re-election, which means the board will have at least … Continue reading

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Decision 2017: Board Candidates on Why They Chose to Run

What is your motivation for running for school board and what are your intentions if elected to the board? Joel Ongert The West Bend School District was once among the best in Southeast Wisconsin. “Excellence for All” was something the … Continue reading

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Searching for a Data Czar

District plans to hire a Director of Assessment and Accountability By Lauren Sorensen, Current Staff The West Bend School District is currently looking for a new individual to oversee data collected to measure the progress of students and various district … Continue reading

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Truce: New Proposals Will Govern Future Debates About Merging East and West

School board will review policy changes on Dec. 8 By Miranda Paikowski, Current Staff If Superintendent Ted Neitzke gets his way, there will be no more civil wars about the high school configuration in West Bend. The question of whether … Continue reading

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School Board Vice President: Referendum Needed

Bart Williams has been vocal in opposing merger By Miranda Paikowski, Current Staff At least one board member hasn’t been happy with the process used to consider merging East and West. “There is no harm in taking an advisory referendum, … Continue reading

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Racing Toward a Vote

Board members disagree about the speed of the process leading to next week’s vote on the high school configuration By Miranda Paikowski and Lauren Sorensen, Current Staff The clock is ticking. Next Monday the school board will vote whether or … Continue reading

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To Combine or Not Combine

Candidates for school board don’t agree about whether East and West should remain separate schools By Abby Janto, Current Staff Should East and West combine? That question has been a hot topic for the past several years among students and … Continue reading

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