Top Education Stories of 2020

In March, local schools closed and went virtual. Teachers, students, and parents had to adjust to a “new normal.” Though it wasn’t the school year, prom, sports season, or graduation that anyone planned for, several awesome stories emerged from the chaos. Below are our top education stories of 2020 (in no particular order).

Top Education Stories of 2020

MHS Mock Trial Team Prepares for Court
https://www.onfocus.news/mhs-mock-trial-team-prepares-for-court/

Staff at Spencer School District to Hold Social Distance Parade to Celebrate Students
https://www.onfocus.news/staff-at-spencer-school-district-to-hold-social-distance-parade-to-celebrate-students/

Class of 2020 Yard Signs Help Seniors Celebrate Remotely
https://www.onfocus.news/class-of-2020-yard-signs-help-seniors-celebrate-remotely/

Jozlyn and Jaidyn Teschner

MHS Graduates Jaidyn & Jozlyn Teschner Win 2020 NATO of WI/UP Scholarship
https://www.onfocus.news/mhs-graduate-jaidyn-teschner-wins-2020-nato-of-wi-up-scholarship/

Alumni Start Petition to Change Name of Columbus Catholic Schools
https://www.onfocus.news/alumni-start-petition-to-change-name-of-columbus-catholic-schools/

Columbus High School Grad Shares COVID Experience
https://www.onfocus.news/columbus-high-school-grad-shares-covid-experience/

custom face masks school spirit
Photo courtesy of Premier Printing

Local Print Shop Designs Custom Face Masks with School Spirit
https://www.onfocus.news/local-print-shop-designs-custom-face-masks-with-school-spirit/

Stratford Native Kevin Bubolz Named 2020 Tillman Scholar
https://www.onfocus.news/stratford-native-kevin-bubolz-named-2020-tillman-scholar/

Area School District Administrators: 2020-21 School Year Full of Challenges
https://www.onfocus.news/area-school-district-administrators-2020-21-school-year-full-of-challenges/

Photo courtesy of UWSP Alumni

99 Year-old Receives UWSP Diploma
https://www.onfocus.news/99-year-old-receives-uwsp-diploma/

Marshfield Native Trains for UW-Whitewater Bowling Team
https://www.onfocus.news/marshfield-native-trains-for-uw-whitewater-bowling-team/

Marshfield High School Celebrates Four 2021 National Merit® Scholar Semifinalists
https://www.onfocus.news/marshfield-high-school-celebrates-four-2021-national-merit-scholar-semifinalists/

Pittsville High’s Career and Technical Education Academy Helps Students Prepare for Future
https://www.onfocus.news/pittsville-highs-career-and-technical-education-academy-helps-students-prepare-for-future/

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