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Can you recite 240 digits of Pi?

Each year students in Jodi Acker’s 6th grade math class on the Badger Team participate in a “Pi” memorization contest.  The competition concludes a geometry unit where students learn about formulas, especially those that deal with circles.   211 more words

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Students use digital project to learn from older adults

This spring, some DAMS 7th graders learned firsthand about resiliency from older adults in the community. Ten adults visited students in Laura Kruschek’s Digital Communications classroom on two separate occasions in April. 144 more words

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Students excel at Stock Market Game

Each year students in the DeForest Area School District compete in the Wisconsin Stock Market Simulation Game.  The game is offered to Wisconsin students through… 258 more words

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Two students in top ten at Yahara River Writer’s Contest

Two DeForest Area Middle School students were top ten winners at the Yahara River Writer’s Contest, held at the UW-Campus on May 13.  Fifth grade student Erica Bodden, placed in the top ten for a poem called “Winter,” and eighth grade student Alex Grabowski placed for a short story called “One Last Moment”. 97 more words

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50th Annual Dane County Youth Government Day

On April 7th, 18 eighth grade students attended the 50th Annual Dane County Youth Government Day in Madison. The day is sponsored annually by the American Legion. 62 more words

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2015 Americanism Essay Contest winners

Update:  May 15, 2015:   The Auxiliary Department in Portage has informed us that Clare O’Conell received 2nd place at the state level competition. She received a citation and check from them as well.   73 more words

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Wolf earns top honors at Newton Math Meet

Ferris Wolf, a 6th grade student at DeForest Area Middle School, took home honors at the Greater Dane Co. Network’s Newton Math Meet held in March.  87 more words

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