Education

Sparta superintendent resigns after harassment investigation

SPARTA (WKBT)- Sparta School District Superintendent Dr. Amy Van Deuren has resigned her position, according to an official school district press release. Van Deuren submitted the letter of resignation to the school district’s Board of Education. The board will act on that resignation when it meets later this month. The resignation comes after an investigation found that Van Deuren repeatedly…

First NitroX Camp held at Madison College

MADISON, Wis. -- More than a dozen middle school students took part in a special automotive-themed summer camp at Madison College this week. The NitroX Camp, the first to be held at Madison College, helped participants learn skills based…

Camp exposes teens to construction careers

MIDDLETON, Wis. -- An annual construction camp introducing local teenagers to careers in the construction industry wrapped up Thursday at Middleton High School. For the past three days, the Middleton-Cross Plains Area School District teamed up with Findorff to make…

DPI awards $8.7 million to expand Wisconsin charter schools

MADISON, Wis. -- The Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction took a step toward expanding charter schools in the state Monday. The DPI announced 13 federal subgrants totaling over $8.7 million to plan, open and expand charter schools. This is the…