2020-21 BOARD COMMITTEES

Communications

  • Jennie Patrykus - Chair

  • Lori Van Buren

Personnel& Finance

  • Ron Paul - Chair

  • Milan Vande Zande

Policy & Curriculum

  • Stephen Chené - Chair

  • Kim Pokorny

Education Service Center

950 Wilcox Street

Waupun, WI 53963

Welcome to the Waupun Area School District where our goal is to foster an educational environment in which student achievement is at the forefront. High expectations and a focus on professional learning among our staff ensure high levels of learning for all students.

OUR VISION - A catalyst for innovation resulting in student success.

OUR MISSION - Acting together to maximize every student's potential.

Our Collective Commitments to You - We will…

  • provide a safe, positive, and accepting learning environment;

  • collaborate with students, families, and communities to improve learning for your child;

  • take collective responsibility for helping all students learn at high levels;

  • never stop learning, collaborating, and improving as a staff;

  • ensure our schools are a vital part of our communities and vice versa.

Board of Education Members

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Bill Bruins
Board of Education President
1st Elected: 2010
Term Expires: 2022 
Represents the towns of Alto and Trenton
920.346.5293
bbruins@waupun.k12.wi.us

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Jennie Patrykus
Board of Education Clerk
1st Elected: 2014
Term Expires: 2020
Represents City of Waupun
920.210.4623
jbpatrykus@waupun.k12.wi.us

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Ronald Paul
Board of Education Vice President
1st Elected: 2009
Term Expires: 2021
Represents City of Fox Lake, town of Fox Lake and Westford
920.928.3499
rpaul@waupun.k12.wi.us

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Kim Pokorny
Board of Education Member
1st Elected: 2018
Term Expires: 2021
Represents At-Large
920.517.8994
kpokorny@waupun.k12.wi.us

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Milan Vande Zande
Board of Education Treasurer
1st Elected: 2016
Term Expires: 2022
Represents Towns of Burnett, Chester, Oakfield, Springvale, and Waupun
920.324.2505
mvandezande@waupun.k12.wi.us

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Stephen Chené

Board of Education Member

1st Elected: 2020
Term Expires: 2023
Represents City of Waupun
262.903.7424
schene@waupun.k12.wi.us

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Lori Van Buren
Board of Education Member
1st Elected: 2019
Term Expires: 2022 
Represents City of Waupun
920.210.0826
lvanburen@waupun.k12.wi.us