This year in Elmbrook, two high school students, one elementary teacher, and one elementary principal have all been named recipients of 2017 Herb Kohl Education Foundation Awards.
Congratulations to our 5th grade team of students who competed in the Wisconsin Math League Contest.
Thursday, March 2, was Dr. Seuss Dress Up Day at Swanson.
Wednesday, March 1, was Book Character Dress Up Day at Swanson. Staff and students dressed up as their favorite book character and paraded around the school.
Jay Gummadi, a third grade Swanson Elementary student, took 1st Place in the Golda Meir Chess Tournament on February 4, 2017. The tournament was sponsored by the Wisconsin Scholastic Chess Federation. A big congratulations to Jay and also to Swanson Chess Master, Dr. Reinhard Zaiser!
Swanson students were greeted with a PTO-sponsored Red Carpet Welcome as a result of hitting their Fun Run goal! Principal Kori Hartman and Associate Principal Luke Sadowski and other staff members sang karaoke as students came in and walked the red carpet. Staff and students were dressed in the gala apparel to celebrate!
A BIG thank you to third grade student, Baleigh Miller, for all her efforts in collecting purses for the 5000 Purses Project coordinated by Jean Loepfe at our Central Administrative Office.
On Friday, December 9, Swanson Elementary Instructional Coach, Mary Beth Bartels was honored for her United Way donation with a surprise visit from the 2016 United Way Sweepstakes Patrol! For her generous donation, Bartels was entered into the Give & Win Sweepstakes from the United Way of Greater Milwaukee and Waukesha County, where she received a week vacation in Cocoa Beach!
The staff and families of Swanson Elementary are mourning the sudden and unexpected loss of staff member Mrs. Cheryl Gromacki. Cheryl was a cherished colleague, former Swanson parent, and learning support teacher to many students throughout her tenure at Swanson.
Significantly Exceeds Rating Score
on WI Report Card
of 4th & 5th Grade Students in
Band or Orchestra
Raised for Childhood Cancer Research
Clubs and Activities Offered
Items Donated for Hunger Task Force "Stuff The Bus" Drive