Rhinelander School District http://wxpr.org en District Reaches Settlement With Assistant Superintendent http://wxpr.org/post/district-reaches-settlement-assistant-superintendent <pre class="ReadMailPlainText" style="font-family: 'Courier New', monospace; word-wrap: break-word; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-size: 12px; line-height: 19.200000762939453px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"> A civil suit filed by Rhinelander School District Assistant Superintendent David Wall against the school district has ended with a joint announcement of a settlement. Wall filed the suit in Oneida County Circuit Court in February, saying he was owed money from raises that did not receive dating back to a 2007 contract. No settlement terms were announced, but Wall did say Mon, 23 Jun 2014 19:56:59 +0000 Ken Krall 20117 at http://wxpr.org Electors, School Board Approve Sale Of South Park School http://wxpr.org/post/electors-school-board-approve-sale-south-park-school <p></p> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 23:55:22 +0000 Ken Krall 19821 at http://wxpr.org Electors, School Board Approve Sale Of South Park School School District Seeks Feedback on Strategic Plan http://wxpr.org/post/school-district-seeks-feedback-strategic-plan <p>The School District of Rhinelander is looking for input on a new strategic plan.</p><p>It will help set goals and priorities for the next few years.&nbsp;</p><p>Superintendent Kelli Jacobi is inviting the public to a series of meetings Wednesday and Thursday…to offer feedback and suggestions.</p> Mon, 02 Jun 2014 22:21:32 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 19196 at http://wxpr.org School District Seeks Feedback on Strategic Plan Rhinelander School Administrator Sues School Distict http://wxpr.org/post/rhinelander-school-administrator-sues-school-distict <div>&nbsp;</div><div>The Rhinelander School District's Assistant Superintendent has sued the school district saying he was not compensated properly following a 2007 settlement agreement.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>The lawsuit was filed last Thursday in Oneida County Circuit Court. &nbsp;David Wall is saying the district did not abide by the terms of the agreement by not giving him annual wage and benefits increases of 3.8 percent. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 21:42:24 +0000 Ken Krall 15216 at http://wxpr.org Former Educator Seeks Positive Student Attitudes http://wxpr.org/post/former-educator-seeks-positive-student-attitudes <p>Rhinelander School District Community Education Program is sponsoring a talk by a Rhinelander native who is hoping to show young people what a positive attitude can do for them.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tom Montgomery has a&nbsp; long background in private business, but he also taught &nbsp;at Wausau West high school for many years before retiring. He talked with Ken </span>Krall<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> to preview an upcoming talk at </span>Rhinelander<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> High School.</span></p><p></p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Ken Krall 14127 at http://wxpr.org Former Educator Seeks Positive Student Attitudes Open Enrollment Period Begins http://wxpr.org/post/open-enrollment-period-begins <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Open enrollment begins this week.&nbsp; Wisconsin families have the option of enrolling their kids in any public school district, even if they live outside its boundaries. &nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">F</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">or some districts open enrollment brings more revenue, while for others it draws resources out of the area.&nbsp;</span></p> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 20:38:25 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 13969 at http://wxpr.org Open Enrollment Period Begins Heat Problems Resolved at Central http://wxpr.org/post/heat-problems-resolved-central <p>In Rhinelander, Central Intermediate School is scheduled to be open Tuesday after Monday's unexpected closing.&nbsp; School District officials say part of the school’s electrical system failed, affecting the heat in the building.&nbsp;</p><p>Staff became aware of the problem around 6 am and called WPS.&nbsp;</p><p>But the announcement software designed to alert parents of school closings also malfunctioned. &nbsp;Rhinelander Schools Superintendent Kelli Jacobi says parents were notified late.</p> Mon, 03 Feb 2014 23:28:44 +0000 Natalie Jablonski 13935 at http://wxpr.org Former Teacher Sentenced On Theft, Drug Charges http://wxpr.org/post/former-teacher-sentenced-theft-drug-charges <p>A former Rhinelander high school English teacher has been sentenced for theft and drugs.</p><p>As part of a plea bargain to include several charges, 35 year old Joshua Juergens was given four years probation, and 31 additional days in jail. Juergens was arrested in September after a disturbance at his residence. Later a search warrant was served by police who found a computer belonging to Rhinelander high school and a marijuana grow operation. District Attorney Michael Schiek said four charges were dismissed after Juergens entered guilty pleas to theft and drug charges...</p> Fri, 03 Jan 2014 20:53:55 +0000 Ken Krall 12732 at http://wxpr.org Former Teacher Sentenced On Theft, Drug Charges Second RSD School Closes Due To High Absenteeism http://wxpr.org/post/second-rsd-school-closes-due-high-absenteeism <p>Rhinelander School District's Pelican and Crescent elementary schools are closed today after large numbers of students went home sick this week. The school district closed the schools on the recommendation of the county health department.</p><p>The high absenteeism is attributed to gastrointestinal and upper respiratory problems.</p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 15:44:15 +0000 Ken Krall 11920 at http://wxpr.org Second RSD School Closes Due To High Absenteeism Rhinelander Schools-Aspirus Working On School Clinic http://wxpr.org/post/rhinelander-schools-aspirus-working-school-clinic <P>By early next year, staff at Rhinelander schools could be getting some of their health care from a clinic in the school.</P> <P>The Aspirus Rhinelander Clinic and the school district are discussing how to implement the program. Regional Director Rob Fabich says the school district is looking at ways to cut health care costs and thought having the services on campus would be one way to do that...</P> <P><I><U> </U></I></P> <BLOCKQUOTE> <P><I><U>"....the concept is an on site primary care medical clinic staffed with a nurse practitioner weekly. Wed, 28 Aug 2013 19:08:52 +0000 Ken Krall 7166 at http://wxpr.org Rhinelander Schools-Aspirus Working On School Clinic