Royall students perform plays

Posted July 23, 2014 at 8:29 pm

Recently students in the Royall Summer School “Lights, Camera Action” classes performed their plays for an audience of summer school students and family members.  The kindergarten through second-graders (above) did plays called “I Learned My Lesson” and “The Rainbow.” The third- through sixth-grade group (below) performed “The Three Little Pigs in Fantasyland” and “Twelve Angry Pigs.” Penny Zmolek was the teacher of this class, and Hayley Ormson was the student assistant. (Contributed photos)

    Royall Education Notes: School rarely slows down in the summer


    Royall School District superintendent

    It’s June 21, and we are actually, finally, officially into summer!

    It has not slowed down in the Royall School District, however. Actually, that does not happen for us until after July 4, and then it is only temporary.

    As I write this today, we have a busload of our students enjoying a Brewer game at Miller Park as part of the summer recreation program, and we just reached the halfway point of

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    Royall NHS helps with library book sale

    By MARY WAARVIK | Elroy librarian

    This is the last week for Elroy’s book sale. This week you can buy a bagful for $1. We have children’s books and kits, videos, magazines, fun fiction and informative fact books.

    And before the book sale ends, the Friends of the Elroy Library and the library staff want to thank Royall’s National Honor Society students for their help in setting up the sale. The kids divided into two

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    BHS raises money for cystic fibrosis

    The Brookwood High School Student Council recently raised $430 for cystic fibrosis, doing activities such as a hat day. Left to right: Breanna Spohn, Kiara Laufenberg, Taylor Schmitz, Briana Nelson, Micaela Koltermann, Bailey Hammon, Kayla Schmitz, Ana Mendoza, Walker Rynes, Collin Birkholz, Patrick Daily, Trevor Attlen, Jaden Havlik, Cory Ottum and Matt Hansen. (Contributed photo)

    Brookwood students named to honor roll

    The following students were named to the fourth-quarter honor roll at Brookwood Junior/Senior High School.


    High Honors: Mikayla Becherer, Morgan Berendes, Davide Colombo, Stacey Ebert, Olivia Hansen, Jackelyn Hanson, Megan Larson, Dominic Luxton, Ana Mendoza, Walker Rynes and Lucas Schwartz

    Honor Roll: Charles Arnold, Michaela Baldwin, Collin Birkholz, Jared Chambers, Micaela Koltermann, Keaton Lund-Joseph, Grant Martin, Jose Mendoza, Desiree Running, Paul Ryan and Kayla Schmitz

    Scholastic Roll: Spencer Arndt, Garrett Dunwald, Bradley Evans, Tyler Evans, Trysten Kaiser, Jennifer Rynes, Tania Tirado and Kyle Von Haden


    High Honors: Bailey Hammon, Tjaden Kraska, Jessica Raspiller and Corentin Roze

    Honor Roll: Amber Brueggen, Meredith Gruber,

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    Royall Elementary receives award

    Royall Elementary School kindergarten teacher Kelsey Matherne, shown here with her class, was the recipient of a $500 award as part a Tools for Schools program. SSE Music, Brenengen Auto and WXOW 19 presented the check to Matherne on May 29. Funds will be used to update and provide new materials for independent-study skill buckets used by all the kindergarten classes. Back row (left to right): Sarah Hanson, Ella Schroeder, Clayton O’Neail, Emaly Sutherland, Liza Krueger and Laya Wainwright. Front row: Trenton Frye, Brock Preuss, Ryatt Dobbratz, Natalie

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    Royall throws retirement party

    Royall Elementary School teacher Judy Korgie has retired after 18 years, and the school district threw a retirement celebration in her honor June 6. Buildings and grounds director Jim Birch also has retired, but he could not make the event. (Contributed photo)

    Royall musicians compete in state solo-and-ensemble contest

    The following are the state solo-and-ensemble results for Royall High School and Royall Middle School.

    Exemplary soloist award: Emma Herek


    Soprano solos – Emma Herek, Rainelle Jones and Emily Nelson

    Alto solos – Abbie Field, Hayley Ormson and Anna Riedl

    Tenor solo – Tristan Dow

    Bass solos – Jordan Baeseman and Joe Pachowicz

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    Artist of the Year 2014.psd

    Ebert is artist of the year

    Senior Stacey Ebert, daughter of Kamie McCoy of Sparta and Doug Ebert of Norwalk, is the 2013–2014 Brookwood High School Artist of the Year.

    According to art teacher Patricia Holte, “She has continually created original, exceptional art throughout her art career here at Brookwood. She has always done more than what was asked and is very talented to pull off all her ideas.” (Contributed photo)