• National Awards

    National Baldrige Quality Award Program - 2013 Award Recipient

    National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, Erin Heiman - 2015-16 

    State Awards

    Wisconsin Forward Award

    • 2010 Excellence Award Recipient

    • 2009 Mastery Award Recipient

    • 2007 Mastery Award Recipient

    Wisconsin Superintendent of the Year

    • 2013 Pewaukee School District Superintendent, Dr. JoAnn Sternke

    Wisconsin Principal of the Year

    • 2011 Wisconsin Middle School Principal of the Year, Randy Daul

    • 2004 Wisconsin High School Principal of the Year, Marty VanHulle

    Wisconsin Associate Principal of the Year

    • 2014 Wisconsin Associate Middle School Principal of the Year, Lisa Rettler

    • 2013 Wisconsin Associate High School Principal of the Year, Danielle Bosanec

    Public Policy Forum Salute to Local Government

    • Effective Use of Technology & Data, 2014

    Herb Kohl Foundation Awards

    Teachers:

    2017 Amy Eide
    2017 Ellen Vermillion
    2016 Kathy Birkes-Drees
    2014 Adriana Plach
    2014 Scott Roehl
    2012 Lindsay Draeger
    2012 Rebecca Reagles
    2011 Aaron Yuskis
    2010 Amy Barootian
    2010 Traci Palkowski

    Student Excellence Awards:

    2017 Callie Bednarek
    2014 Jacob Stern
    2013 Kate Knepprath

    Student Initiative Awards:

    2012 Ashley Harding

     

    National Recognition

    • 2016 Center for Digital Education & NSBA, Innovative Use of Technology
    • The Washington Post - Top Challenging High Schools in the Nation - Pewaukee High School
      • 2015, 2014, 2013
    • Newsweek Magazine Top 6% of High Schools in the Nation - Pewaukee High School
      •  2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010
    • SchoolMatch "What Parents Want" Award - Pewaukee School District, 2010
    • Business Week Magazine ranks Pewaukee as #1 best affordable suburb in the nation, citing great schools and campus setting, 2009 
    • Money Magazine ranks Pewaukee as one of top #100 communities to live, 2009

     

    State Recognition

    • Title 1 School of Recognition, Pewaukee Lake Elementary School, 2017, 2016

    • Top Workplace in Wisconsin, Pewaukee School District, 2016
    • Outstanding Art Educator of the Year - Secondary Division, Jeanne Bjork, 2015
    • Business Journal Human Resources Award, Susan Muenter, 2015
    • State School Character Award, Pewaukee High School, 2009
    • Wisconsin School Public Relations Association
      • Award of Excellence / Electronic Media / Our Mission in Action, 2014
      • Honorable Mention / 2009-2010 Annual Report, 2011
      • Golden Achievement Award / Referendum & Remodeling Campaign, 2011

     

    Local Recognition

    Pewaukee Chamber of Commerce Teacher of the Year

    • 2017 - Tara McNamara, Amy Farrow, Amy Brandenstein, David Zindler

    • 2016 - Shelly Riehle, Angie Fulfer, Steve Graf, JJ Heesch
    • 2015 - Brenda Jones, Karen Spurr, Michelle Steinke, Vicky Whelan
    • 2014 - Nan Curtis

    Pewaukee Chamber of Commerce Employee of the Year

    • 2017 - Mark Proell

    • 2016 - Candice Bentley

    Pewaukee Chamber of Commerce Person of the Year

    • 2014 - Dr. JoAnn Sternke

    Prudential Spirit of Community Award

    • Kirsten Cutler (Asa Clark Middle School), 2016
    • Alexander Morgan, 2010

     PTO National Parent Group of the Year runner-up

    • 2008 Pewaukee Parent Teacher Group

     

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