Southern Door School Food Service Director Gets Recognition for “Farm to School” Activities

Southern Door School’s Food Service Director, John Swanson, received recognition recently for his special “Farm to School” activities within the food service program at the school. Swanson and the district were featured in an article in the June/July issue of “National School Nutrition” magazine. The article mentions how Swanson’s food service team highlighted the local maple syrup industry while making syrup from trees right on … Continue reading

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“Pockets Change” Virtual Event for Southern Door Students

Pockets Change is an organization working with K-12 and college communities across the country to build financial resilience among students, families, and educators. As they say, “Families that talk about money together are more likely to raise confident kids who take control of their finances.” Tonight at 6:00 pm, Pockets Change, along with the United Way, are presenting a 1-hour virtual program for Southern Door … Continue reading

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Southern Door School Awarded Fab Lab Grant

The Southern Door School District was recently awarded a state grant through the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation to help fund new fabrication laboratory facilities. The district was awarded $25,000 to expand its equipment in the elementary and middle school fabrication labs. Southern Door is one of 28 school districts across the state being awarded a total of over $635,000 in “fab lab” grants this year … Continue reading

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Southern Door Schools Getting New SRO

The Southern Door School District has just announced that their school resource officer, Greg Medlen, will be leaving his postion at the end of this school year to take a new position at the Sheriff’s Office which is next in line for his law enforcement career. The school district would like to thank Greg for all his work and for doing such a great job … Continue reading

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Southern Door School Building Dedication

On November 6th of 2018, Southern Door School District residents supported a $6,270,000 referendum to invest in the district facility with renovations and improvements in many areas of all schools and the district grounds. Now they are hosting a celebration to dedicate the completion of these projects, and they are inviting all community members to join in and see the new spaces. The ceremony will … Continue reading

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Southern Door School Playground Update

The Southern Door Elementary/Middle School group known as “Parents Involved in Education” recently presented a check to elementary principal Mr. Vandertie for $20,000. This donation was given to support the school’s playground project. School district Superintendent Patti Vickman officially thanks the group for their donation as well as the entire Southern Door Community for supporting the various fundraising efforts. The playground project construction began August … Continue reading

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