It’s sweet. It’s cool. And it’s a week before school. For the third year running, CAPE welcomes Lake Mills public school staff back to school with old-fashioned ice cream socials at each of the three schools. CAPE members will meet, greet and serve staff at on Tuesday Aug. 25 at 3:30 at the Lake Mills Elementary School, on Wednesday, Aug. 26 at 2:30 at the Lake Mills High School, and at 3:30 at the Lake Mills Middle School.
CAPE is a local non-profit group advocating for quality public education in Lake Mills, Wisconsin. Formed in 2013, CAPE has more than 100 members representing all facets of the community, including business leaders, current and retired educators, parents and grandparents.
On October 9, CAPE is sponsoring its first ever Fall Education Forum. The purpose of the forum is to give you an opportunity to learn your candidates’ views on public education prior to the November election. The candidates will respond to questions sent to them in advance by CAPE, and there will be a question and answer time following.
Topics to be addressed include:
- What value do you see in our public schools?
- Should the voucher program be expanded throughout Wisconsin?
- How should adequate funding of our public schools be accomplished?
Where will the forum be held? Lake Mills Elementary School, 155 E. Pine Street, Lake Mills
When is the forum? Thursday, October 9, 2014, 7:00 to 8:30 p.m.
Who has been invited? Candidates for the 13th Senate District – Scott Fitzgerald and Michelle Zahn – and candidates for the 38th Assembly District – Joel Kleefisch and Tom Chojnacki.
Please share this invitation with your friends, and neighbors, and put this event on your calendar.
CAPE has sponsored a successful School Board Candidates’ Forum and The ABC’s of School Vouchers Forum and is looking forward to another informative and educational event.