School Notes: Jan. 16

Jan. 16, 2012

Middle school salutes Broadway with musical revue

Wisconsin Hills Middle School will present "Here's Lookin' at You, Broadway," a musical revue, at 7 p.m. Feb. 2 and Feb. 3, and 2 and 7 p.m. Feb. 4, at the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts, 19805 W. Capitol Drive.

Popular songs from the glory days of Broadway will be performed by more than 70 Wisconsin Hills cast and crew members. Music from "Annie Get Your Gun," "South Pacific," "Grease," and "Hair" will be among the numbers performed. The show is appropriate for all ages.

General admission costs $10. Students and adults 65 and older get in for $6. Tickets can be purchased at the Wilson Center Box Office, by calling (262) 781-9520 between noon and 5 p.m. weekdays or 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturdays or online at

Elm Grove Lutheran invites community for an open house

Elm Grove Lutheran School, 945 Terrace Drive, will host its annual open house from 4 to 7 p.m. Jan. 25.

Community members are welcome to come and tour the school, meet staff members and learn about Elm Grove Lutheran's mission and philosophy.

Yard signs will be available to those families willing to set one in their yard to inform the community about this school.

DSHA students donate hair to those in need

On Jan. 30, 45 Divine Savior Holy Angels High School students will have 10 inches or more of their hair cut off and donated to the Locks of Love and Pantene's Beautiful Lengths.

Locks of Love provides hairpieces to children suffering long-term medical hair loss from any diagnosis; however, most have lost their hair due to alopecia areata, which has no known cause or cure.

Ten-year-old Kiah Lang, who suffers from alopecia, will speak to the students before the cutting ceremony.

Pantene's Beautiful Lengths program was created in partnership with the American Cancer Society to encourage Americans to grow, cut and donate their healthy hair to create wigs for women who have lost their hair due to cancer treatment.

Over the past 12 years, DSHA has contributed 667 ponytails, valued at more than $411,750. The total value of donated hair for this year's event is more than $23,750.

Studio 890 Salon of Elm Grove will be celebrating its 11th consecutive year of donating salon services to the event.

Elmbrook schools hold kindergarten open houses

Kindergarten open houses will be held at Brookfield Elementary, Burleigh, Dixon, Swanson and Tonawanda schools at 6:15 p.m. Jan. 31.

Families with children who will be 5 on or before Sept. 1 will receive a packet of information in mid-January with their school assignment, an invitation to the open house and registration materials.

Anyone with a kindergarten-eligible child who does not receive a packet in the mail by mid-January should contact the local elementary school, or Elmbrook's Communications Department at (262) 783-2960.


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