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Paperjack Elementary

September 6, 2018
Paperjack Elementary students are greeted by principal Mike Ballard as they make their way into the school for their first day back after summer vacation on Thursday, Sept. 6. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimediaplay button
Paperjack Elementary students excited for return to school
September 6, 2018 - 1:46pm
June 10, 2018
State Superintendent Tony Evers (center) presented Paperjack Elementary School Principal Mike Ballard (left) and retired Title 1 teacher Jan Strandemo with a plaque to recognize Paperjack Elementary as a Wisconsin Title I School of Recognition during a special ceremony on May 21 at the state capitol in Madison. Submitted photo
Paperjack Elementary acknowledged as Title I School of Recognition
June 10, 2018 - 5:00pm
February 28, 2018
Paperjack Elementary second graders (from left) Blake Schulz, Mason Alvermann, Elizabeth Edgerton, and Alea Albert are pictured with Title I - Reading teacher Vanessa Thompson and the two books they will be focusing on for Read Across America Day. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
Paperjack students gearing up for Read Across America Day
February 28, 2018 - 5:00pm
November 16, 2017
A New Richmond elementary student points out their artwork to their parent and grandparent during the district's annual Art Fair and Carnival held on Thursday, Nov. 9. Jordan Willi / RiverTown Multimedia
NR elementaries hold annual Art Fair and Carnival
November 16, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 9, 2017
New Richmond kindergarten parent information and registration meetings
February 9, 2017 - 12:07pm
January 18, 2017
Paperjack Elementary School Music Department was recently awarded a grant from the St. Croix Valley Foundation.  Music teacher, Jodi Mealey, requested the funds to purchase 30 Remo Konga Drums to use during music class. The St. Croix Valley Foundation funded the entire purchase, awarding the school $864. For more information, visit (Submitted photo)
Paperjack receives money for new drums
January 18, 2017 - 5:00pm
December 27, 2016
A group of Hillside Elementary from Mrs. Calleja’s first grade class pretend to be reindeer pulling Santa’s sleigh during the their “Holiday ABC’s” Christmas concert on Friday, Dec. 16. (Photo by Jordan Willi)
Elementary students entertain family with holiday concerts
December 27, 2016 - 5:00am
November 30, 2016
Paperjack Elementary students are pictured holding music materials that were purchased with funding provided by the Jack Reckord Star Grant through the Educational Foundation of New Richmond. The music department at Paperjack was awarded $200 toward music books and DVDs. Music teacher Jodi Mealey purchased nine books and two music education DVDs that cover content such as classical music, instruments, synesthesia (seeing colors when hearing music), folk songs and sing-a-longs. (Submitted photo)
Paperjack receives grant for music books and materials
November 30, 2016 - 5:00am
March 19, 2015
Student Will Feuerer (left) talks with Gifted and Talented Coordinator Jodi Markowski about his History and Literacy Fair project on Lewis and Clark during last year’s Hillside Elementary’s fair. (Photo by Jordan Willi)
NR elementary schools to host second annual History and Literacy Fair
March 19, 2015 - 10:03am
November 27, 2013
A pair of adults sit with a group of children as they eat a healthy breakfast and then read to each other in Shannon Averill’s kindergarten class during a Books and Breakfast event at Paperjack Elementary School on Friday, Nov. 15. (Submitted photos)
Parents, children join to build a love of reading
November 27, 2013 - 4:49pm
March 2, 2009
'Hannah Montana' performs at Paperjack for Empty Bowls
March 2, 2009 - 9:32am