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Spring Election 2020: Central High School District of Westosha Board-Salem Seat candidates Q&A

Voters in the Central High School District of Westosha will be able to cast a ballot in a contested school board race on April 7 (or earlier with absentee voting). There is one contested seat representing Salem. The same questionnaire was submitted by westofthei.com to each candidate, by email or by mail. Here in alphabetical order […]

Items at Central HS can be picked up Monday

Have some educational or personal items you need to pick up at Central High School? Take note of this announcement: Share24Tweet24 Shares

Local schools keeping an eye on COVID-19 situation, but staying open for now

Western Kenosha County schools are preparing for the possible need to react to an outbreak here of COVID-19 (corornavirus), but are currently planning to stay open according to the school calendar. While there are no confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Kenosha County, a state of emergency regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus)  was declared Thursday by County Executive […]

Units responding to Central HS for alarm

At about 2:10 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to Central High School for an alarm. Per dispatch: This is a general fire alarm.UPDATE 2:15 p.m. — Deputy on scene reports no smoke, no flames seen. A pulled alarm station located. School has been evacuated. Share7Tweet7 Shares

Central HS students participate in 2020 Wisconsin-Platteville Tri-State Honors Band Festival

Seven Central High School students participated in the University of Wisconsin-Platteville Tri-State Honors Band Festival on Feb. 14 and 15. The students were selected from a group of 90 high school students from Wisconsin, Illinois and Iowa. Central studnets selected to participate were: Josh Greenwood, John Lopez, Daniel Masnik, Alena Ekornaas, Sara Turk, Carlie Odejewski […]

Agenda: Central High School District of Westosha Board special meeting Feb. 11, 2020

The Central High School District of Westosha Board of Education is scheduled to hold a special meeting on Tuesday at Central High School in the Board Room at 4 p.m. The agenda says this will be a closed session to conduct a Student Welfare Hearing. The full agenda is available here. Share2Tweet2 Shares

Central HS 8th Grade EXPO is Feb. 5

Central High School will hold their annual 8th Grade EXPO on Wednesday, Feb. 5. Doors open at 6 p.m. Counselor/Registration presentations will be held at 6 and 7 p.m. Athletics and Extra Curricular EXPO will be in the CHS gymnasium from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Families will be introduced to Central’s academic programs, elective course […]

Central HS hosts 2020 Band O Rama

Central High School hosted its annual Band O Rama on Wednesday. The evening featured performances by the CHS feeder schools 7th grade bands and 8th grade bands along with the CHS Wind Ensemble and Jazz Central. The 7th grade band was directed by Ben Warmuth, band director at Paris Grade School and Brighton Grade School. […]

Agenda: Central High School District of Westosha Board of Education special meeting Jan. 15

The Central High School District of Westosha Board of Education is scheduled to hold a special meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, at Central High School in the Board Room at 4:30 p.m. The purpose of the meeting is a closed session Student Welfare Hearing. The full agenda is available here. Share3Tweet3 Shares

Agenda: Central High School District of Westosha Board of Education meeting Jan. 14, 2020

The Central High School District of Westosha Board of Education will hold a regular business meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 14 in the all-purpose room at the school in Paddock Lake. The board is set to meeting in executive (closed) session at 4:15 p.m. and convene in open session at 5 p.m. or immediately following the […]

Six Central HS students perform at 2020 UW-Parkside Honors Band

The 2020 University of Wisconsin-Parkside Honors Band performance was held on Saturday, Jan. 4. Six Central High School band students participated: Angel Flores, Anna Thompson, Laura Beinecke, Daniel Masnik, Josh Greenwood and Matt Moreno. The Honors Band was comprised of high school students from the southeast Wisconsin and parts of Illinois. The students were nominated […]

Units responding to Central HS for medical call

At about 2:30 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units and a sheriff’s deputy are responding to a medical call at Central High School. Note: This post was modified from its original form. — DH Share14Tweet14 Shares

Central HS Holiday Band Concert is Dec. 11

The Central High School Bands will perform the 2019 Holiday Concert on Wednesday, Dec. 11, starting at 7 p.m. Audience members can enjoy a hot cup of cocoa and candy canes as they listen to holiday music.  Join the band students by wearing your favorite ugly holiday sweater.  All CHS Band concerts are free admission. […]

Program to educate parents on vaping dangers set for Central HS on Nov. 13

Your Choice to Live, Inc. will present Vape: What Parents Should Know a vaping educational program, at Westosha Central High School from 6:30-7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 13. This educational opportunity is made possible through the collaborative efforts of Westosha Central High School, Rosecrance and Your Choice to Live, Inc. The goal is to educate […]

Central HS to host veterans reception and celebration on Nov. 11

Central High School will host a Veterans Day Celebration and Reception on Nov. 11 at the school, 24617 75th St., Paddock Lake. All veterans are invited to attend. Please contact Nancy Switalla at 262-843-2321, ext. 382 for more information. Share61Tweet61 Shares

Central HS students to present “Sister Act the Musical” on Nov. 15, 16 and 17.

Central High School students will present “Sister Act the Musical” on Nov. 15, 16 and 17. Sister Act is the feel-good comedy based on the hit 1992 film, featuring music by eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken. When disco diva Deloris Van Cartier witnesses a murder, she is placed in protective custody in the one place […]

Jazz Central fall concert is Nov. 6 at Central HS

Central High School’s Jazz Central Swingin’ Into Fall Jazz Concert will take place Wednesday, Nov. 6, starting at 7 p.m. Admission is free. This concert will highlight jazz from the ’70s and ’80s era. Share8Tweet8 Shares

Central HS coach and freshman golfer to duel on the course in support of racing wheelchair for Seth Bayles

What started as a friendly bet  has grown into an event to support Westosha Central girls golf and raise funds for a racing wheelchair to donate to myTEAM TRIUMPH in Seth Bayles’ name. Central’s golf coach, John Stewart, bet Westosha Central varsity football coach, Tyson Mengel, that he couldn’t beat freshman girls golfer Elle O’Reilly  in a golf […]

Central HS marching band in 2019 Chicago Columbus Day Parade

The Central High School Marching Falcons band marched in the 2019 Chicago Columbus Day Parade Monday. This is the band’s 10th year marching in the parade. Here is a link to video of a Chicago TV station’s coverage of the parade. Central appears at the 8:55 mark in part three. (You can fast forward through […]

Central HS to host college financial info night Oct. 8

Central High School will present an informational meeting on applying for financial aid for college on Tuesday, Oct. 8, at 6 p.m. Kristina Klemens, a financial aid counselor at UNiversity of Wisconsin-Parkside, will be the speaker. Klemens will present information on grants,scholarships, and loans. The meeting will be held in the CHS All-Purpose Room. Share8Tweet8 […]

2019 Central HS Homecoming Parade coverage

The pavement was damp, but the spirits of participants and spectators alike were high at the Central High School Homecoming Parade Wednesday afternoon. The threat of more rain pushed the start of the parade up about 15 minutes. As usual, the parade wound its way from the school through some streets of Paddock Lake and […]

Central HS parent listening session set for Sept. 30

Parents of Central High School students are invited to a listening session on Monday, Sept. 30, from 6 to 7 p.m. in the school’s All Purpose Room. District administrator John Gendron and Principal Dale Van Keuren, will lead a discussion on the following topics: What makes Central a great place for students and families? What are […]

Westosha Central Cheerleaders annual cheer clinic is Sept. 8

Westosha Central High School cheerleaders are holding their annual cheer clinic on Sept. 8 for kindergarten through eighth graders. Cost is $35 for an all day clinic that includes snack and lunch. All participants are invited to participate in halftime at the following Friday’s Central football game. Here is more information and a registration form. Share8Tweet8 […]

Dousman Transport Co. bus drivers tune up skills before school year

Bus drivers that work for Dousman Transport Co. out of the terminal in Wilmot tuned up their skills with a day of training at the Salem Lakes Fire Station No. 1 in Trevor last week. The bus drivers participated in a variety of training from classroom instruction to driving a course that tested skills such […]

Central High School 2018-19 second semester honor roll

Note: This post sponsored by Subway of Paddock Lake and Twin Lakes. — DH The following students were named to the Central High School honor roll for the second semester 2018-19 school year: Straight A’s Freshmen — William Allen, Carlee Diggs, Ashlyn Edquist, Ariana Eiler, Christina Ekkela, Gina Grenyo, Amber Hoffmann, Sophia Hull, Andrew Jackson, […]

Central HS and Wilmot UHS Class of 2019 graduation ceremonies today

Both Central High School and Wilmot Union High School have their Class of 2019 graduations Sunday afternoon. Central’s ceremony starts at 1 p.m. and is available to view via live stream here: Wilmot’s ceremony starts at 2 p.m. Streaming there is by sections of the ceremony at the school’s Facebook page. We expect to have […]

Wet conditions force parking changes for Central HS graduation

The drenching wet spring and early summer have prompted some changes in parking for Central High School’s graduation this Sunday. From a new release distributed Monday morning: Due to the extremely wet conditions this spring, Westosha Central is unable to park any vehicles on the old grass football field behind the school for graduation this […]

Central HS students perform at music festival in Canada

Central High School band students traveled to Toronto and Niagara Falls, Canada April 12-14. Jazz Central, Wind Ensemble and Symphonic/Concert Band, under the direction of Adam Scheele, performed in the Festivals of Music held at the Toronto Centre for the Arts.  The Festivals of Music is a performance competition where each group performs a few […]

Central HS sports night for incoming freshmen April 17

Central High School on Wednesday, April 17, at 7p.m. will be hosting an incoming freshman night for students/parents who are interested in participating in sports during the 2019-2020 school year. The night will include general athletic information as well as the opportunity to get sport specific information. Topics that will be discussed include mandatory athletic […]

Central High School forensics team members move to 2019 state

Central High School’s forensics team competed at District on Saturday, March 16 at Waterford High School. Every Central team member who competed earned scores to qualify them to move on to state in Madison on April 13. ShareTweet0 Shares

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