Family Access

If you have forgotten your Family Access information, please contact the Willow River Main Office at (715) 377-3880.

Daily Announcements

Online Registration is now open for the 2015-16 school year.  Click here to get started!

Lifetouch Photos
All students will have their picture taken for school as part of the registration process but parents should place their order for pictures online before the on-site registration day(s) for each building.  Use this link for a brochure with more information.

Summer Office Hours

The Willow River Elementary School office will be open Tuesday-Thursday, 7:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.  Please call 715-377-3880 prior to visiting the school to ensure that someone is available to assist you.

Willow River Summer Reading Program

Willow River Reads!

Willow River Elementary wants everyone to participate in the summer reading program, Willow River Reads!

The goal is for students to read 10 minutes each day/evening this summer and log 25,000 minutes collectively as a school.  The reward will be an "All-School Curl Up and Read Day" this fall if we reach the goal!

Click here to learn more!

Willow River Elementary School Receives High Ranking from Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

Willow River Elementary continues to exceed expectations, according to the most recent report card issued by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. All schools in the Hudson School District have continued their high rankings by exceeding or significantly exceeding expectations on the recently released Wisconsin School Report Cards.

To view Willow River Elementary School's report card, click here.

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Lunch/Recess Schedule

Kindergarten 11:15-12:00
First Grade 11:30-12:15
Second Grade 12:00-12:45
Third Grade 11:45-12:30
Fourth Grade 12:30-1:15
Fifth Grade 12:15-1:00

School Lunch Cost 
Elementary Student  $1.95
Adult $3.05                  
Milk  $.35
Snack  $.50 

You are invited to come and eat lunch with your child. If you are joining us for lunch, please send a note in the morning with your choice or call the Main Office so we have enough food for everyone! 
(See link for Lunch menu below.)

From the Principal

Welcome to the Willow River webpage! Willow River Elementary is situated in the heart of the beautiful historic center of Hudson. Through the work of a dedicated, hard working staff and an active parent group, Willow River Elementary creates an educational environment that allows students to thrive by embracing best educational practices, philosophies and beliefs with a global vision.
We look forward to working with our families and community in our effort of raising student learning through a great year filled with an abundance of teamwork. I am looking forward to working with you. Come join our learning community.
Educationally Yours,
Kimberly Osterhues
“When you know that someone believes in you, it makes it easier to believe in yourself”

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, September 1
Welcome Back to School!

Friday, September 4
First Day of Kindergarten
Monday, September 7
Labor Day - NO SCHOOL

Monday, September 21
Parent Group Meeting
6:30 - 8:00pm
WR Media Center
Thursday, September 24


Today, 8/29/2015
High: 79 Low: 62
Mostly sunny
3% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 8/30/2015
High: 83 Low: 65
Mostly sunny
0% chance of precipitation.