This year’s recipients of the Herb Kohl
Foundation scholarships and fellowships
have been announced. The scholarships
are awarded to students who’ve
demonstrated excellence in the academic
arena, and have high motivation to achieve.
They’ve also displayed a broad range of
activity and leadership outside the classroom.
Students awarded excellence scholarships in the
CESA-3 jurisdiction include Rachel Demaree
from Platteville High School, Julia Meyer
from Pecatonica High School, Jared Yanna
from Fennimore High School, Issac Schuetz,
a home schooled student from Hazel Green,
Darby Fitzsimons from Darlington High
School, and Grace Friederick from Potosi
Recipients of the Herb Kohl Initiative
scholarships in the CESA-3 area include
Anthony Bart of Riverdale High School,
Josh Beck of Platteville High School,
Jena Foulker of Darlington High School,
Lexi Klatt of Ithaca High School, and
Kyle Van Bogaert of Belmont High School.
Initiative scholars are chosen by their
schools. They’ve demonstrated exceptional
initiative in the classroom, and have
shown strong promise for succeeding in
college and beyond.
Lastly, there are two teachers being recognized
with Herb Kohl Educational Foundation
Fellowships in the CESA-3 region.
They include Kathy Jones, who teaches
First Grade at the Pecatonica Elementary
School at Hollandale, and Business Education
Instructor Karen Sjoberg from Wauzeka-Steuben
Students and teachers from the CESA-3
area will be recognized at a reception and
luncheon on Saturday, April 5th at Janesville
Parker High School.