History of VASD

History of VASD Schools
From: Mary Stichter at Administrative Office

 

1898

Verona High School

Was located in Woodman Hall on S. Shuman St.

1901   

First Class of 2 Graduated from VHS           

                       

1917

Verona Graded School (New Century)

Built at a cost of $17,000.00

1905

New High School Built

 

1938   

Addition to High School

           

1950   

Verona Graded School (New Century)

2 room addition

1956

Verona Graded School (Sugar Creek)

Original Building

1956   

Maple Grove

Original Building (Replaced an earlier building)

1960   

New Verona High School (Country View)

                       

1960

Old High School (Marietta St.)         

Torn Down

1960-1970’s

Old Verona High School

Sold to Dane County for Special Education

1962

Maple Grove

Addition

1963   

Verona Graded School (Sugar Creek)

1st addition

1964   

Verona Graded School and Verona High School along with several rural schools consolidated to form Verona Area School District

1966

Verona Elementary School (Sugar Creek)

2nd addition

1968

Verona High School

Original Building

1968               

Verona Middle School           

Moved from Old Graded School Building (New Century)

1970

Verona Middle School           

1st addition     

1971

Verona Middle School           

1st addition

1972

Verona High School  

1st greenhouse built

1973

Old Verona High

Repurchased from Dane County?

1977

Sugar Creek Elementary

3rd addition

1978

Natatorium

 

1980’s to 1992                       

Old Verona High School

Used for 5th grade and kindergarten. This building was sold to a developer to build the Sugar Creek Apts. It was demolished in 1991. (1992?)

1987

   Stoner Prairie                                                                                                   

2nd elementary school in district opens and Verona Elementary is split and renamed Sugar Creek.

1992

Sugar Creek Elementary

Split and some students went to Country View

1992

Administration Building

Land and buildings on Church Ave. were sold and Sugar Creek Senior Citizen Apts. were built. Moved to New Administration Building on North Main Street in June 1992 and then the Old Administration Building was demolished in late June.

1994

Verona High School

3rd addition

1995

Maple Grove

Changed to Verona Area Alternative High School?

1996

Savanna Oaks

New elementary school opens

2000               

K-Wing – High School                      

Formerly Country View (as multiage and 3-5. Stoner Prairie was a K-2 at this time) was remodeled and opened as part of the High School in fall of 2000

2000               

Country View

Opened fall of 2000

2000

Savanna Oaks

Remodeled to be new 2nd middle school for fall of 2000

2000

Sugar Creek                                                   

New gymnasium for fall of 2000. Portable classrooms added.

2000               

Maple Grove

Sold in November 2000

2000               

Verona Middle School

Renamed Badger Ridge Middle            School- Core Knowledge Charter school also located there

Note: New Century School was also used for 7th and 8th grade students in the 60’s and then as a 4th grade building in the 80’s and 90’s.

2005

Stoner Prairie

New gymnasium for fall 2005 and 4 new classrooms

2006

Glacier Edge

New elementary school opened fall 2006

2006   

Sugar Creek   

Portable classrooms removed