excellence

  • A Voice To Change The World Around Her

    Fatoumata Barrow has been accepted into seven of the eight colleges to which she’s applied. The eighth, New York University, her dream college, hasn’t yet responded. She’s hopeful, with good reason.
  • "I'm here as a reminder that students can achieve anything"

    Professional Counselor Nehemirah Barrett shares his joys, personal pains and hopes for his students
  • Standout scholar Ryan Jackson 

    “We just could not ask for a better son,” say La Follette senior Ryan Jackson’s parents.
  • Don't Touch My Hair

    Madison La Follette High School freshman Lilyana Sims talks with her dad Jamie Sims, Principal at Black Hawk Middle School, about her original, award-winning spoken word speech, “Don’t Touch My Hair,”