John W. Newman died at the age of 76 at his home on November 14, 2010, after a four-year struggle with cancer. John began his teaching career at Woodworth Jr. High School and later transferred to Theisen Jr. High School when it opened. In 1972 he spent the year in Adelaide, Australia, teaching under a Fulbright Grant. John loved teaching.
A $1,000 scholarship to be awarded to a graduating senior from Fond du Lac High School based on the following:
A. 3.0 grade point average
B. Interested in science education or a science-related field
C. Consideration to students who have participated in theatre
D. Evidence of a strong work ethic
Contact Fond du Lac High School for application