Education Matters

What do Nashville, Nicaragua, and Malawi have in common?  

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Harborside seniors talk about their service projects:

From left to right: Assistant Principal Trent Barnhardt,

Seniors Kimmie, Natalie, and Kordell



Building a Water Storage Tank, April 28, 2016

Harborside Seniors went on Google Hangout to share their

progress with KUSD students back home. Students were able to

ask questions of the Harborside Seniors about their project.

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Daily Announcements (pdf)

Physical Education Home Page (link)

Harborside Summer School (link)

Harborside Spring Spirit Wear Order Form (link)


Upcoming Events/Calendar

Harborside Academy 2015-2016 Calendar (pdf)


May 23, 2016

Annual Veteran's Dinner & Ceremony

Dinner: 5:00 - 6:00 pm, 1st Floor Cafeteria- Ceremony: 6:00 - 7:00 pm, Auditorium

This Ceremony is dedicated to honoring local Veterans who served our Country

Student Veteran Documentaries will be on display in the Gymnasium

May 25, 2016

6th Grade Culminating Event 3:00 - 4:30 pm, Auditorium

May 26, 2016

9th Grade Culminating Event, 3:30 - 7:00 pm, Auditorium

May 25, 26, 27, 2016

High School Finals

May 27, 2016

10:20 am Dismissal

May 30, 2016

No School - Memorial Day

May 31, 2016

No School for Student - Staff Work Day/Prep for Intensives

May 31, 2016

11th Grade "Food for All & Justice for All", Cluminating Event, 5:00 pm, Auditorium




Students from the Through the Looking Glass intensive at the Milwaukee Art Museum in front of a sculpture by Dale Chihuly. Thanks Kohl's Cares for funding our trip! Harborside students collected over $500 of toys for Noelle's Treasure Box, a local charity that donates new toys to Children's Hospital cancer clinics. Student mentors Evan, Lauren, Maddie and Chloe helped organize and collect toys for Noelle's Treasure Box. On September 09, 2015, Evan T. organized a fundraiser to support the Kenosha Urban Outreach Center. Harborside students collected over $600.00 worth of merchandise to donate! Evan, and our school staff, thank everyone who participated in this important event! Toheeb O, senior, receiving a Mary Lou & Arthur F. Mahone Fund CEO Youth Scholarship. Harborside 10th grade students interview a local veteran for World History class and the 'conflict expedition'. Congratulations Ms. Henkel, KUSD Special Area Teacher of the Year! You are an awesome art teacher! Congratulations Mr. Henningfield, 2015 KUSD Distinguished Service Award Winner. We are proud of you! Congratulations Mr. Sturino, 2015 KUSD Innovative Educator award recipient. Thanks for all the amazing things you teach your students! Each Tuesday, just for fun, a group of Harborside students go tubing together after school. Here is a picture of Mr. Sturino and some of our students participating during 'tubing Tuesdays'. Congrats Harborside 6th graders! 427,700 minutes done. 427,700 minutes to go! You are half way to college!  ----  This picture shows our 6th grade as they tour UW Milwaukee during our 2015 Career and College Readiness week. 7th & 8th graders visited other area colleges on the same day. Duane Sturino's Harborside Academy class was among those honored as this year's humanitarians at Gateway Technical College's 21st Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. celebration. Harborside students visit Chicago. Harborside Seniors on the way to the post office. Harborside teachers and graduates waiting for the subway in Boston Massachusetts while attending the 2014 Expeditionary Learning national conference. -- Harborside staff and graduates presented three different workshops while at this conference. The conference was attended by over 1,200 educators from all over the country. Harborside 6th grade students, teachers and families share their writing at a recent celebration of learning. Harborside tenth grade teachers planning with local veterans for the spring expedition on conflict. Harborside orchestra students perform for local veterans at Kenosha's Hero Café. Harborside and LakeView theater students performed Sleeping Beauty before a full house on March 26. Congrats to Mr. Kotlewski and all performers! Pictured is Mrs. Underwood and former olympian Bonnie Blair. Each year, Bonnie and the Alzheimer's Association honor one organization as volunteers. This year, they choose to recognize the Harborside senior team for their work throughout our 'Senior to Senior' expedition. Our school is proud of this award! Walk to End Alzheimer's Team Walk to End Alzheimer's Team Mayor Bosman addresses Harborside Academy American History 8th grade students. Harborside Dance Team poses for a picture before a recent holiday performance. Harborside Academy 12th graders marched to the post office to take care of last minute college applications and forms. County Executive Jim Krueser addresses the Harborside senior class while they were in the Kenosha post office during our first March to the Post Office event. Harborside music and theater students travel to Chicago to see Wicked. Ms. Henkel's CREW built and installed this 'Little Free Library' outside of Frank Elementary School. Students from Ms. Henkel's CREW dedicated the library with the kindergarten students at Frank. Students and adults in the neighborhood have been encouraged to stop by and borrow a book whenever they want to read. Way to go Henkel CREW! Students and staff at Harborside Academy gathered together outside for a picture to show their appreciation and gratitude to all veterans. Students and staff held up American flags and banner thanking veterans for their service. Jake G. and Mr. Gottfredsen are pictured here working together in Mexico at a local veterinary hospital. Harborside Student Ambassadors meet with Melissa Roussin from the Rwandan Schools Project. Melissa is the co-founder of a grade 6-12 Expeditionary Learning School in Rwanda. She visited Harborside on October 9th to learn about our school. Harborside students helping at the Hoop House at Wilson School. Harborside raised garden beds at XTen Industries. Gardening/Aqua ponics at KTEC school. (KTEC is a gardening partner with Harborside.) Seniors volunteering at the Alzheimer's Association Walk at UW Parkside. Seniors volunteering at the Alzheimer's Association Walk at UW Parkside. Anna C. (a recent Harborside graduate) is involved with the Gerontology Club at Missouri State University. She was the 14th highest fundraiser for the entire event held on Saturday, September 21st. We are so proud of you Anna! Great Job! Card from!


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Harborside Post Office March - YouTube




Student Project/Passages:

All Grade Levels:

Harborside eportfolio on

Community Service Hours log (pdf)



12th Grade eportfolio Guidelines (pdf)

Senior Project-Trip Proposal 15-16 (doc)

Senior Project-Trip Proposal 15-16 (pdf)

Brag Sheet for 12th Grade Passage (pdf)

Senior Presentation Check List (pdf)



11th Grade eportfolio Guidelines (pdf)



Student Project/Passages


Link to Sophomore Passage Documents

10th Grade eportfolio Guidelines (pdf)

Brag Sheet for 10th Grade Passage (pdf)




9th Grade eportfolio Guidelines (pdf)




8th Grade:

Brag Sheet for 8th Grade Passage (pdf)