What’s happening at Kraxberger?

Kraxsberger launches Twitter feed
Track the latest news from Kraxberger Middle School by following us on Twitter: @WLKBulldog. Principal Len Reed will keep you informed. Please retweet our posts to help build the Kraxberger fan base!

Kraxberger Rising: a blog post from Superintendent Bob Stewart
Gladstone has many traditions, and one of my favorites is the Gladstone Education Foundation Dinner/Auction Fundraiser. This year’s event delivered on its promise of a fun evening to unify our community in support of Gladstone students and staff. I’m proud to say the dinner/auction was the most successful fundraiser thus far, exceeding donations from past fundraisers. [Read the full Blog]

6th grade math scores soar
Kraxberger’s sixth grade math students also exceeded the state average, with scores up over 12 percent from the previous year. “Our team has done outstanding work to make this significant progress,” said Patterson. “We intend to keep the momentum going.”

Kraxberger dedicates Pillar of Peace
This fall, Kraxberger students and staff gathered to celebrate the dedication of a Pillar of Peace in the school’s courtyard garden. Funded by Gladstone/Oak Lodge Rotary, the art project was created by Kraxberger Advanced Art students in spring 2017. “This peace pole stands for the culture of inclusion we are emphasizing at Kraxberger,” said Principal Len Reed.

Kraxberger runner takes first place!
7th grader Delaney McNett took first place in the 3K Foot Traffic Run at Overlook Park, competing against 7th & 8th graders from the region. She finished the race in 11:54, shaving nearly 2 minutes off her time in last year’s race.