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Riverside School Receives Gold Wisconsin School Health Award

Riverside Elementary School was recently recognized with a Gold Wisconsin School Health Award at an awards ceremony where they were commended and celebrated for their commitment to policies and programs that promote and sustain healthy lifestyles for students and staff. The schools receiving this award are seen by the Department of Public Instruction as committed to helping students achieve their full academic potential as well as supporting them in developing lifelong, healthy behaviors.

ElizaBeth Chase, Riverside’s physical education teacher, who was on hand to receive the award, shared  some of the “secrets” behind  Riverside's greatness. The school’s staff consistently works towards creating a healthy and active educational environment including the monthly walk to school events, particularly the popular annual walk to school with a Fond du Lac High School athlete

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Fond du Lac School District Board Member Elizabeth Hayes Not Seeking Re-Election

After 33 years of service to the Fond du Lac School District Board of Education, Elizabeth Hayes has arrived at the decision to not pursue another term as a Board member when her present term expires in April 2019.  

Since being elected to the Board of Education in April 1986, Mrs. Hayes has served as the Board President for 11 years, Vice President for 6 years, and Secretary/Clerk for 13 years. She was also actively involved in various roles for the Wisconsin Association of School Boards (WASB) including Region 7 Director, a member of the Policy and Resolutions Committee, a delegate at the WASB Annual Education Convention, and attended several National School Board Conventions.

Due to her extensive experience as a Board member and in the field of education, she was nominated by the WASB as a potential appointee to the Professional Standards Council (PSC). That nomination resulted in her appointment to the Council by State Superintendent Tony Evers in April 2017. Other awards include achieving the Level 5 WASB award, being named the Wisconsin AAUW Post-Secondary Teacher of the Year, and, in 2016, being recognized for her dedication with the 30-Year WASB Award.

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Community Supports School Board Pursuing a Referendum

The Fond du Lac School District has received a strong nod of support from the community to move forward on updating school district facilities according to the results of a community survey that was conducted last month. A presentation by School Perceptions, LLC, the firm that conducted the survey, shared the results at a Board of Education meeting on October 22nd.

The survey was completed by 2,259 people, including 850 parents of Fond du Lac School District students.   Respondents strongly support the District updating safety and security, addressing failing building systems, improving accessibility for people with disabilities and improving educational support spaces throughout the District.
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ACE Academy Project Receives Marian University Award

On Wednesday, October 31, Marian University presented its first Business & Industry Community Collaboration Award to (left to right) Pat Smith of CD Smith Construction, Dr. James Sebert, Fond du Lac School District Superintendent, and Bob Roehrig of County Materials Corp. to recognize their collaborative work on the Architecture • Construction • Engineering (ACE) Academy. This state-of-the-art facility will provide area students with unique educational options including hands-on experiences and  that will prepare them for pursuing careers in the trades. Dr. Sebert stated, “I am so proud of what education and industry are accomplishing by working together to address the needs of a changing workforce and to provide area students with expanded career opportunities for their futures. Please join us at Fondy High when we welcome the community to the ACE Open House on January 16 from 4:30 - 8:00 p.m.”

 
District Facility Study Survey Results
The preliminary results of the Community Survey that was recently conducted are available for review. Please click on this link and go to Facility Study Community Survey Results on this page to see the October 22 presentation to the Board of Education. 
My Stop App Helps Parents Track Buses

Fond du Lac School District parents can now use the free My Stop app to determine the location of their child's school bus. The My Stop app displays the school bus's location on a map, as well as provides the estimated time of arrival to a specific student's bus stop. The location of the bus is automatically updated every few seconds to accommodate any delays.

Approximately 1300 students ride the bus each day to and from Fond du Lac public and parochial schools, according to Marian Sheridan, Fond du Lac School District’s Coordinator of School Health and Safety Programs and Attendance and Transportation. GPS technology was installed in every school bus last summer.  This year, new computer software was added that links the GPS data with the school bus route database. 
 
"We know that parents want to have access to transportation information so they don't have to call to find out if buses are running late," Sheridan said. "The  primary intent of the app is for parents to have this transportation information at their fingertips."       
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What's going on for families in the Fond du Lac area?
Flyers with information about some of the activities for children or families happening in our community are available by going to the Families tab and selecting Things To Do from the drop-down menu. 
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