Willow River Elementary
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The Hudson School District seeks to gather feedback from families regarding Title I services:

05-26-2020 Willow River News

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District News

Congratulations, Johannes Anderson – Recipient of the AWESOME Award!

The Awesome Award is in memory of former Willow River student, Lily Fuglie. It is an annual award that is presented at the end of the school year to a Willow River 4th grade student who is truly awesome. Johannes is the second recipient of this award.  He will get to choose a week of YMCA camp and will also be recognized at the beginning of 5th grade when the 5th graders go to Camp St. Croix. To hear the reasons why Johannes was nominated by the 4th grade teachers, click here.

Congratulations to fourth grader, Sofia Liberko, for winning the annual Friends of the Library bookmark contest for  Willow River Elementary!

Later this summer, her bookmark, “Chill Out with a Good Book” will be available at the library!

Attention 5th Grade Students – Learn How to Sign Up for a Music Ensemble in 6th Grade!

Are you thinking about joining a music ensemble (band, orchestra, choir) in Middle School? Click here for details on how to sign up … and watch a brief video from our elementary music teachers, explaining all of the benefits and reasons why you should join a music ensemble in 6th grade!

Additional Resources

Hudson Public Library Message

Art/Science Videos from the Phipps

Summer Outdoor Fun Checklist

Registration for the 2020-2021 School Year is Now Open!

The Hudson School District requires annual registration for its students, which can be completed online through Skyward Family Access. Navigate to the registration portal by logging into Family Access – the site is linked on the Hudson Raiders.org homepage. If you don’t remember your credentials, use the Forgot Your Login/Password? Link. Click here for detailed instructions.

HSD Nutrition Service Meal Pick-Up Dates & Times

Beginning Tuesday, May 26th, meals will be distributed on Tuesdays and Thursdays only. On Tuesdays, families will receive meals for Tuesday and Wednesday. On Thursdays, families will receive meals for Thursday, Friday, and Monday.

 The School District will continue to distribute meals weekly through June 30th.


  • School District meals will be distributed Tuesday AND Thursday from 7:00 AM – 9:30 AM.


Please complete the Hudson School District Meal Survey ONLY if you did not sign up previously (click here to complete the survey). Also, please enter the total number of children 18 years of age and younger that will need meals. If you signed up previously and would like to be removed from the list, please contact Nutrition Services at smithjudi@hudsonraiders.org or call 715.377.3717; press #1 to leave a message.

The Hudson Area Backpack Program will be providing food to families in need who reside in the School District. The next distribution date is listed below.  

If you have questions or need assistance please call 715.781.5781.  If you are interested in volunteering to help please go to www.hudsonbackpack.com and signup for a shift.

If your family is in need of additional resources, please visit the Hudson Community Coronavirus Response website.

Houlton Food Resource

Family of Christ Church, located on the corner of County Road V and County Road E in Houlton, is hoping to help families during this difficult time.  If families are in need of food, please contact Connie in the Family of Christ Church Office (715-549-6140) to arrange to pick up food during the church’s office hours. Food deliveries can also be arranged.

Community Meal Resources

FoodShare Outreach continues to help our neighbors!  Information and assistance is available over the phone from the comfort of your home!  Call or text 715-496-3121 to speak with your local outreach specialist, Maureen Wilson, or contact the Feeding WI helpline at 715-257-4558.   You can also email questions to mwilson@2harvest.org.