What’s Right in the School District of Janesville (SDJ) is a forum to recognize outstanding performances and achievements by SDJ employees, students and schools.
Rock River Charter School Celebrates another Graduation
Rock River Charter School’s (RRCS) student graduation was held on May 31, 2012 at the Janesville Performing Arts Center (JPAC). With the assistance of RRCS, 120 students earned High School diplomas and 64 students participated in the graduation ceremony. Rock River Charter School would like to thank Mike Sheridan and Karl Dommershausen for speaking at the ceremony and Rock River Ford for making a donation allowing the ceremony to take place at JPAC. Congratulations RRCS students, staff and families!
Jefferson Elementary School Recognizes New Employee
Jefferson Elementary School (JES) would like to recognize their new Head Custodian Tonya Ricter. Tonya has been with at Jefferson for seven months. In that time she has developed relationships with students and staff. She has contributed to "The Jefferson Way" by reinforcing and supporting positive lunch room behavior. Her effectiveness has been seen and felt by the district, in particular, the conscientious way she assisted with the district-wide professional development workshop on culturally responsive pedagogy. Over 100 teachers attended the workshop and Tonya made sure everyone had the tools they needed to make it a successful day.
Janesville Parker Students Serve the Janesville Morning Rotary Breakfast
Culinary Arts students in Sandy Lubeck’s class served the Janesville Morning Rotary breakfast on April 26th at their meeting. Rotary members learned about the Family and Consumer Education department and Agriculture/ FFA department at Parker High School. The food and presentations both received rave reviews!