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Best in Class – PreK

Best in Class – PreK

Coyote Corner – Best in Class Grant Greetings Patrons of the Elgin/New Leipzig Public School. This past year the school district qualified for what was called the Best in Class grant.  With this grant we received funding to operate our preschool this year along with curriculum and coaching on preschool curriculum.  This provided the school district with up to $60,000 dollars towards preschool expenses.  This was a huge help with...

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Teacher Shortage

Teacher Shortage

Greetings everyone.  We are closing out the year and with that comes the planning for a new year.  Over the past five years I have been involved in the hiring of several staff and I can say unequivocally it is becoming harder.  This growing problem isn’t unique to our school either.  When I first became an administrator, it was common to struggle to replace science, math, music, and agriculture teachers but it wasn’t common to...

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Community Volunteers

Community Volunteers

Coyote Corner I would like to take this article to thank our community volunteers who are working to make our students stronger!  I big thank you to Nancy Maier, Karen Sabin, and returning Jackie Bauer.  They have been helping with our elementary WIN (What I Need) Groups.  This is a time when we create small groups for students to work on mathematics and reading skills.  This is one of the reasons we were selected as one of 10 schools...

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Supply Chain Shortages

Supply Chain Shortages

Coyote Corner – Supply Chain Shortages Greetings residents of Grant County.  I wanted to inform you that schools are facing an unprecedented problem and it is not COVID.  Nationwide we are experiencing extreme shortages in our supply chains for food distribution.  This shortage is coming from a lack of workers to deliver, prepare, and ship goods.  As a result of these shortages, a major vendor for schools has discontinued its contract...

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Back to School 2021

Dear Community Members, Hopefully, everyone is enjoying their summer and finding a way to beat the heat.  We have been very busy up here at the school this summer for a variety of reasons.  Our science room received a facelift, special thanks to Bryon Rosene, we replaced the tile in the gymnasium, the outside of the building has received a little TLC, and hopefully, our unit ventilators in the high school will be replaced very soon. ...

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Summer School

Summer School

Greetings patrons of Elgin/New Leizpig Public School!  We sincerely hope you are enjoying your summer and getting a little extra sunshine. As you may have known, we were planning on summer school at the end of June but due to schedule conflicts and low interest, we rescheduled it.  We are now looking at August 2nd to the 13th.  The times we are looking at are still 8 AM to 12 PM.  This is an exciting opportunity as the state has...

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