High-Resolution, Full Color Images Available Online
Search, Browse, Read, and Print Yearbook Pages
View College, High School, and Military Yearbooks
Browse our digital annual library spanning centuries
Support the Schools in our Program by Subscribing
Page 11 text:
East High students are indeed fortunate to have as their leader
and counselor MR. MERWIN R. STEFFENS. Mr. Steffens be-
came principal of East High school in September, 1947. Previous
to this time he served as the principal of the Peter Cooper school,
and as dean of boys at Central High school.
His youthful viewpoint, patient understanding, and friendly in-
terest have gained him many lasting friends among the students
uEast High School, are the words of MISS MARGARET HUDSON, school
secretary, at the left as she receives the scores of messages daily that are vital to all.
The innumerable reports on each student, the systematic filing of all this infor-
mation, the correspondence related to all students, and the attention of hundreds of
details Which are quickly and accurately handled by Miss Hudson keep East High
To her right is Mary Helen Novack, senior student assistant Who has been an
able helper to Miss Hudson part of each day.
Page 10 text:
President of Board; Miss Bernadette White.
0. E. Nordness, Supervisor of Buildings an
Fletcher, Leslie W. Johnson, Superintendent of Schools; Florence Michalski,
Hugo Swanson, John 0. Berg, Mrs. Walter Lindegren, Miss Nona MacQuilkin, A. W. Elmgreen,
d Grounds; A. E. Westlund, Vice-President; Harry
Ernest B. Nelson,
Director of Child Accounting; E. J. Norman, Secretary of Board, absent from picture,
To these men and women comprising the Board of Education is entrusted the
weighty community responsibilities of providing the students of this city with the best
educational facilities that Superior can afford. Add to this the problem of financial
support, maintenance, expansion of the school plant, the improvement of the cur,
riculum, and the establishment of policies for the efficiency and growth of the school
system, one can readily realize the many hours that these citizens spend in the interest
of the students of Superior.
In recognition for their services East High student
s express their gratitude.
MR. LESLIE W. JOHNSON became superin-
tendent of Superior Public Schools on July 1, 1949.
after serving the schools as Curriculum Director
for several years. As the director of curriculum
studies, he became well acquainted with the schools,
teachers, and students.
This city is fortunate to have its educational
work under the leadership of such a competent
educator, administrator, and friend. At the left
you see him viewing a miniature construction of
the new school which will be his major project in
Page 12 text:
MR. IVAR HAGLUND, Dean of Boys. meets all boys indi-
vidually Who need advice, guidance. or friendly help, He is the one
Who is personally interested in the individual boy. All sophomores
meet him as their biology instructor. He has earned his M. A. de-
gree from the University of Iowa.
MISS ERNESTINE SEYLER, Dean of Girls. meets each girl
individually in order to assist her to become a well-adjusted hiqh
school student She is the one who is personally interested in the
individual girl. She is also the school librarian and the adviser of
the Student Council.
MISS AMY WOLFORD is in charge of the Home Economics
department and the school lunch program. She is the adviser of
the Home Economics Club. Every one appreciates Miss Wolford's
efforts to provide such good meals during the school year.
MR. JOHN IEFFERS teaches seventh, eighth and nine grade
general science classes and woodworking shop classes. Outside of
his regular classes he assists with the care of all school properties.
If flying were part of the curriculum. he could instruct in the pilot-
ing of a plane
MR. ARTHUR MINGUEY. instructor in the commercial de-
partment, teaches bookkeeping. shorthand, typing, and two classes
of mathematics. As school accountant, his work involves the re-
cording of all receipts and expenditures of school money.
In classes of typing and stenography, juniors and seniors learn
the importance of accuracy, Clarity, and speed in business training
under the instruction of MRS. GUDRUN MCCARTAN. In addi-
tion to her commercial classes she has charge of the Activity asso-
ciation accounts. As a senior adviser she arranges the Baccalaure-
New to our faculty this year is MRS. NINA CARLSON who
teaches sophomore English, and first and second year Latin. In
addition to her work at school, she is the proud mother of four chil-
dren. She received her M. A. degree from the Chicago University.
MISS MARGUERITE WOLFINGER makes mathematics
alive and practical to her eighth and ninth grade classes. The ate
tivities 0f the Booster Club are under her guidance. She earned her
M. A. degree from the University of Wisconsin.
Under the very competent leadership of MISS EDNA FOX,
the Choir at East has increased in size and has shown marked im-
provement in performance. She also teaches seventh and ninth
grade music classes and one ninth grade social science class.
social capacity she acts as Polyphonic Club adviser.
Although MR. MERRILL THOMPSON teaches at East only
one day a week, he has developed a quality orchestra. He directs
the String Ensemble and gives instrumental lessons at East and at
other public schools in the city.
Everyone at East knows MR. JULIUS IUEL for his sparkling
wit and friendly personality. He teaches the boys gym Classes and
also directs the noon hour activities in the gym. All students appre-
ciate the entertainment program he provides during the noon hour.
He also serves as adviser to the Pep Club members.
Tumbling, dancing, basketball, volley ball, soccer, andi calis-
thenics are all part of the physical education classes taught by tMISS
DORIS BRUNNER. The modern dance group is an extragcur-
ricular activity. She has charge of the Cheerleaders and is also the
adviser of the Girls' Athletic association.
Suggestions in the East High School - Wa Wa Ta Yearbook (Superior, WI) collection:
Are you trying to find old school friends, old classmates, fellow servicemen or shipmates? Do you want to see past girlfriends or boyfriends? Relive homecoming, prom, graduation, and other moments on campus captured in yearbook pictures. Revisit your fraternity or sorority and see familiar places. See members of old school clubs and relive old times. Start your search today!
Looking for old family members and relatives? Do you want to find pictures of parents or grandparents when they were in school? Want to find out what hairstyle was popular in the 1920s? E-Yearbook.com has a wealth of genealogy information spanning over a century for many schools with full text search. Use our online Genealogy Resource to uncover history quickly!
Are you planning a reunion and need assistance? E-Yearbook.com can help you with scanning and providing access to yearbook images for promotional materials and activities. We can provide you with an electronic version of your yearbook that can assist you with reunion planning. E-Yearbook.com will also publish the yearbook images online for people to share and enjoy.
Material on this website is protected by copyright laws of the United States and international treaties.
No protected images or material on this website may be copied or printed without express authorization.