Hewitt-Texas Texagram

August 26, 2022

Principal: Elizabeth Channel

164475 Granite Road

Wausau, WI 54403


Administrative Assistant: Sadie Trapp


Fax: 715.261.2305


Open House on Monday, August 29th @ 4:00pm-6:00pm

Kindergarten Parents, please arrive at 4:00 or 5:00pm for your 1-hour orientation. The Kindergarten students will be supervised during this time.

(Please bring your child's school supplies to drop off at this time.)

WSD iPad Procedure and Information Handbook

Click here for important iPad information for all students. We encourage you to consider purchase insurance for your child's device (iPad- $10.00)

2022/2023 School Hours

8:15am-8:30am: Drop Off and Breakfast

8:30am-3:30pm: School Day

3:30pm-3:40pm: Car Rider Dismissal

3:40pm-3:45pm: Bus Rider Dismissal

*Your child(ren) must be here by 8:15am if you would like for them to have school breakfast.*

After School Student Pick-Up 3:30pm Dismissal

  • Stay in your vehicle
  • Pull up to the front door
  • We will dismiss your child when your vehicle is parked by the curb
  • If you come after 3:30pm let the buses go by and park by the curb


  • Parents should call or email Mrs. Trapp at 715-261-0015 by 9:00am when a child will be absent from school.
  • Call or email if your student is not riding the bus and needs to be on the Pick-Up List.
  • Students should stay home if they are not feeling well.
First Student/WSD Yellow School Bus Application Form

Click here to sign up for 22/23 First Student/Wausau School District Yellow School Bus Application Form.

WSD Supply List

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Special Occasions Treats

  • No homemade treats are permitted.

  • Treats must be store-bought and contain an original, intact ingredient label.

  • Treats may NOT contain peanuts or nuts.

  • Please inform your student's classroom teacher of any upcoming treats.

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2022-2023 Meal Prices

As you are aware, all students were able to enjoy free breakfast and lunch last year due to a federal grant. That opportunity has now ended, which means that we will once again need to charge for all meals. You are welcome to deposit money into your child's PayPams account.

Here is the pricing, set by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), for this upcoming 2022-2023 school year:


Elementary Students: $1.50

Middle School Students: $1.75

High School Students: $1.90

Staff/Visitors: $2.50

Milk Carton: $0.45


Elementary Students: $2.85

Middle School Students: $2.95

High School Students: $3.10

Staff/Visitors: $4.75

Please know that free and reduced meals are available for qualifying students. If you would like to see if your students are eligible, click here to access the application.

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PTO Updates

Parent Teacher Organization Fundraisers

President: Sara Knetter

Vice-President: Leah Kieffer

Secretary: Jenna Wesenick

Treasurer: Winter Kostyn

Upcoming Meetings: Days/Times to be determined!

Staff List for 2022-2023


Heather Miller htmiller@wausauschools.org

Grade 1

Linda Adams ladams@wausauschools.org

Grade 2

Carolyn Rawlings crawling@wausauschools.org

Grade 3

Renee Heinrich rheinric@wausauschools.org

Grade 4

Olivia Hanke ohanke@wausauschools.org

Grade 5

Ann McManus amcmanus@wausauschools.org


Lori Radtke

Winter Kostyn

Special Education

Lisa Riehle lriehle@wausauschools.org

Leah Kieffer, Paraprofessional

Barb Berghammer, Speech Pathologist bbergham@wausauschools.org


Jackie Wenzelow, Art jwenzelow@wausauschools.org

Karla Tennant, Music ktennant@wausauschools.org

Josh Zielinski, PhyEd jzielins@wausauschools.org

Jen Moore, Library jmoore@wausauschools.org

Kristine Zarins, Science kzarins@wausauschools.org

Pupil Services

Denelle Helgeson, School Counselor dhelgeson@wausauschools.org

Megan Berger, School Social Worker dhelgeson@wausauschools.org

Sara Gardner, School Psychologist sgardner@wausauschools.org

Health Aide

Sadie Trapp strapp@wausauschools.org

Nutrition Services

Maggie Kersten mkersten@wausauschools.org


April Zastrow azastrow@wausauschools.org

Danielle Sturzenegger

Administrative Assistant

Sadie Trapp strapp@wausauschools.org


Elizabeth Channel echannel@wausauschools.org

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Hewitt-Texas Elementary School

The Hewitt-Texas Hornets are Respectful, Responsible & Safe

The Wausau School District does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of sex, race, religion, national origin, ancestry, creed, pregnancy, marital or parental status, sexual orientation, or physical, mental, emotional, or learning disability. Federal law prohibits discrimination in education and employment on the basis of age, race, color, national origin, sex, religion, or disability.