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-- 16:30, 16 October 2013 (CDT)

Hello Schulzktsd 15,

While I appreciate the effort you put in to create pages for Ken Shulz, Pete Wurl, Ken Dirks, Mark Schlegel, Cherie Krueger, Dale Ernst, Cherie Hafeman, Kay Kissinger-Wolf and Tim Steigerwaldt, those pages have been deleted. They did not contain content other than a link to the school district's website, and Ballotpedia is not currently covering elections in that district. Currently, Ballotpedia is only covering school board elections in the top 1,000 school districts by enrollment. Please feel free to contact schoolboards@ballotpedia.org with any questions. KaitlinE 17:59, 21 October 2013 (CDT)

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Thank you for updating the web addresses used in citations. It is important that we keep our citations updated so that we do not send users to web pages that are no longer accessible. Please take a moment to review our citation manual.KaitlinE 18:11, 22 October 2013 (CDT)

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Updates to Tomahawk School District, Wisconsin

Hello Schulzktsd15,

Thank you for your many contributions to the Tomahawk School District, Wisconsin page. I reviewed your edits and they look good. The only thing I changed was the formatting of some of the subheadings; I noticed you capitalized the first letter of the second word in each subheading, but this is not necessary. We usually prefer to only capitalize the first letter in a subheading. I look forward to more edits from you in the future! SamanthaS 16:53, 7 November 2013 (CST)


Hi Schulzktsd15,

Thank you for your edits to the Tomahawk School District, Wisconsin page. Unfortunately, I had to revert your edits because some of the information you provided did not contain references. In the "Introduction" section and "Leadership/ School board" section, there was information added without a reference to where the information came from. If you could add the information with the proper citations, that would be much appreciated. Thank you! SamanthaS 13:41, 18 November 2013 (CST)


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Hi Schulzktsd15, Thanks for the message and your continued contributions to our project! We inherited pages like Tomahawk School District, Wisconsin from Sunshine Review late last year. Ballotpedia actively covers the top 1,000 districts in the United States. The remaining districts fall outside of this coverage, which means that we will check these pages less frequently. Writers on the School Board Elections project reset these pages last month with the material currently seen on the Tomahawk page.

You have been an active contributor to the district's page and I'd like to encourage you to keep contributing by reviewing the writing guidelines for school district pages used for Ballotpedia pages. We use these guidelines to ensure consistency from page to page. Here is the link to the writing guidelines: http://web1.ballotpedia.org/Ballotpedia:WikiProject_School_Board_Elections/School_district_guidelines Feel free to message with any questions and thanks for your continued work!
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