Pewaukee SD is 2016 Top Workplace in Wisconsin
Pewaukee School District (PSD) is proud to be a recipient of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's Top 100 Best Places To Work. PSD was also on the "Top 100 Workplaces" list in southeast Wisconsin for 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014. Staff took an employee survey administered by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and general information was provided in an application. Some statistics shared about PSD staff: Over 70% of PSD teachers have Masters degrees. Especially of note is the PSD staff retention rate of 93% and an employee satisfaction rating of 93%. Staff years of service average 9.5 and 26% live in the Pewaukee community.
Teacher is Kohl Award Recipient
Asa Clark Middle School teacher Kathy Birkes-Drees is a recipient of the 2016 Herb Kohl Teacher Fellowship Award. Teacher Fellows receive $3,000 as well as their school that nominates them. Fellowship recipients are educators who have been chosen for their superior ability to inspire a love of learning in their students, their ability to motivate others, and their leadership and service within and outside the classroom. Only 100 teachers are chosen statewide for the honor.
Family Calendar 2016-2017
To view the school calendar for the 2016-2017 school year, click here.
2015-2016 School Year Calendar
National AP Honor Roll
For the third year in a row, Pewaukee High School and the Pewaukee School District is proud to be one of 425 district nationwide to be on the AP District Honor Roll! It shows that AP classes are expanding opportunities for students of different backgrounds.
Teacher Receives National Board Certification
Pewaukee Lake ES second-grade teacher Erin Heiman received National Board Certification! This rigorous process shows that a teacher has developed and demonstrated the advanced knowledge, skills and practices required of an outstanding educator. It was designed to develop, retain and recognize accomplished teachers and to generate ongoing improvement in schools nationwide.
Pewaukee HS on Newsweek's Top 2015 High School List
Academic Standards for 2015-16
As a component of the passage of the budget bill in July 2015, Act 55 now requires school boards in all public districts to approve and communicate the standards utilized by the district on an annual basis. On August 17, 2015 the PSD Board of Education approved the standards as outlined in this document (click) entitled Standards Web Notice. These standards had all been previously approved as a component of subject area curriculum adoptions.