Bluff View Elementary School

Lake City Public Schools presents service awards

Jun 9, 2016
At an end-of-the-school-year luncheon June 6, Lake City Public Schools recognized employees for hitting service milestones in increments of five years. Front row, from left: Nikki Beucler, five years; Beth Evers, five years; Terry Breyfogle, 25 years; Darcy Bock, 15 years; and Tricia Oeltjen, five...

6th grade students attend Courage Retreat

Apr 20, 2016
Editor's note: Madison Morrisey and Morgan Wurst are sixth graders at Bluff View Elementary School. On Friday, April 8, the sixth graders of Bluff View Elementary visited St. Mary’s Church for a fun filled, action packed, all day Courage Retreat with Youth Frontiers. TLP (Team Leadership Program)...

Bluff View Kindergarten and Sixth Grade Clay Art Show Opening

Apr 14, 2016
Opening of art show featuring clay artwork of Bluff View Elementary School kindergarten students. Refreshments served by the Friends of the Lake City Library. The art will be on display at the library through April 29.

Catching a little spring sunshine

Mar 31, 2016
Trenton Patteeu, 2 1/2, and his mom, Hope Fernald, spent part of their fifth day as Lake Citians with sidewalk chalk along the Riverwalk. Trenton, who moved here with his family from Oregon last Thursday, was impressed by the big water of Lake Pepin. His dad works for Marquette Grain in Byron....

Bluff View showcases talents at Catch A Star

Mar 17, 2016
The annual “Catch A Star” school-wide talent show was held at Bluff View Elementary in Lake City on March 11.  Catch A Star performers shared their talents for their peers. A visual arts show was also held in the library throughout the week.  Some student art displays included drawings, paintings,...

Varsity players visit final third grade basketball practice

Mar 9, 2016
Members of the Lake City High School boys varsity basketball team came to the aid of their third grade counterparts in the third graders’ final practice of the season Feb. 28. Front row left to right:  Ty Reckmann, Greg Banaszynski, Cameron Thieren, Alec McElmury, Josh Wohlers, Jack Meincke,...

A 1st place end to a 4th grade basketball season

Mar 2, 2016
The Lake City fourth grade boys traveling basketball team ended their season Saturday, Feb 27 with first place finish in Galesville, Wis. Lake City beat La Crosse Logan, Galesville-Ettrick-Trempealeau, and Onalaska to clinch the championship. The boys end their season with a record of 26-1. Front...

‘Para Workshop’ is top vote-getter in Bluff View door decorating contest

Dec 17, 2015
Students and staff at Bluff View selected the door decorated by the school’s para-professionals as the winner of the school’s holiday door decorating contest. The custodians’ entry, “We don’t ‘mess’ around,” finished second. Bluff View para-professional Kendra Veronen said the winning design, which...

Hebert wins reading program grand prize

Sep 17, 2015
Evan Hebert (right) won an iPad while participating in the Bluff View Elementary School summer reading program. With him is reading program organizer and Bluff View teacher Kara Majchrzak. This year 178 partcipants accumulated nearly 5,000 accelerated reader points during the program. The program’s...

Kids grow snacks outside their window

Aug 12, 2015
Amanda Durand, the director of the Lake City Public School childcare program Tiger Time, said she was unsure at first whether children would show any interest in tending a garden over the summer. The school received grant money from the State Health Improvement Program (SHIP) and a private donation...


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