The school board’s decision on selecting a superintendent search firm has been postponed from its original date because of COVID-19 concerns.

Verona Area High School teacher Tammy Makovec is one of 32 teachers in the state who will receive a grant from the Wisconsin Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

The Verona Area School District will say goodbye to 317 years of certified teaching staff at the end of the school year.


Badger Ridge Middle School and Core Knowledge Charter School eighth grade students spent the morning on Friday, March 13, collecting and loading food donations for Badger Prairie Needs Network.

Next year’s Oregon School District budget will be manageable but tight for additional programming, with the new $46 million school under construction and growth not yet as robust as expected.

Gov. Tony Evers stopped by one of last month’s Oregon High School productions of Thornton Wilder’s famous play “Our Town.” Students performed the Pulitzer-winning play at the OHS Performing Arts Center from Feb. 21-23.


Verona’s mayor and police chief have alleged the Verona Area School District was wrong not to contact police after it learned of a sexual assault case involving a substitute teacher at Badger Ridge Middle School last week.

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