Stoughton's VFW Post 328 has named Jennifer Kolberg, 8th Grade Social Studies teacher at River Bluff Middle School, Teacher of the Year. The award recognizes the top classroom teachers who teach citizenship education topics regularly and promote America's history and traditions effectively. Teachers who promote civic responsibility, flag etiquette, and patriotism are prime candidates for this award.
Emma Ballweg has been named a Semifinalist in the National Merit Scholarship competition. She qualified for the competition based on high SAT scores and her score placed her among the highest scorers in each of the 50 states, representing less than 1% of high school seniors.
On April, 28 students from Fox Prairie Elementary competed in the semi-annual Noetic Learning Math
Contest. Noetic Learning Math Contest is a national mathematics contest for elementary and middle school
students. The goal of the competition is to encourage students' interest in math, to develop their
problem-solving skills, and to inspire them to excel in the STEM fields.
On Tuesday night, Stoughton community voters approved the two-question facilities referendum to authorize the Stoughton Area School District to address the most pressing long-term facilities needs.
The Make48 team was in Stoughton this past weekend to take over the Stoughton FabLab center for a 48-hour collaborative inventory and maker challenge!