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Agenda: Central High School District of Westosha Board meeting May 11, 2021

The Central High School District of Westosha Board is scheduled to hold a regular meeting Tuesday, starting at 5 p.m. in the school’s all purpose room. The board will meet in executive (closed) session starting at 4:45 p.m. to discuss and take action, if appropriate, on 2021-2022 staff contract and compensation and a personnel issue […]

Central High School students participate in 2021 District Solo & Ensemble

The Central High School band students participated in 2021 District Solo & Ensemble.  The event was held virtually this year. About 120 band students participated in 52 events. Nineteen of the eligible events earned a performance at the state level.  Groups earning a state performance include: Jazz Central, Flute Choir, two Saxophone Choirs, Brass Ensemble […]

Kenosha County Public Health to host a public COVID-19 vaccination clinic at Central HS April 17

Kenosha County Public Health will host its first COVID-19 vaccination clinic open to the general public at a Western Kenosha County location on April 17 at Central High School in Paddock Lake. Following are the details in a news release distributed Monday morning: Kenosha County Public Health, in partnership with Westosha Central High School, will […]

Design, engineering on Central HS project to start immediately in wake of approved referendum

Design and engineering of building improvements at Central High School will begin immediately, district officials said Wednesday after the successful passage of a $39.6 million referendum in Tuesday’s election. The vote final preliminary vote totals were Yes 2,439 (52.56 percent) and No 2.201 (47.44 percent). “I’m excited for the students, staff and community in what […]

Spring election 2021: Central HS District of Westosha Paddock Lake seat results

Voters in the Central High School District of Westosha had a contested race on the ballot for the Area F-Paddock Lake seat on the board in Tuesday’s election. With 8 of 14 polls reporting as of 10:17 p.m., results were: Incumbent Cheryl Baysinger 1518 (54.02%) John Poole 1280 (45.55%) At about 10:57 p.m. with 14 […]

It’s Spring Election Day 2021!

It’s Spring Election Day today with state and local non-partisan offices on the ballot. Polls are open today from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Salem Lakes will be using all three polling places: Salem Lakes Village Hall, Wilmot Fire Station and Silver Lake Village Hall. Twin Lakes voting will be at Village Hall. All other […]

Spring election 2021: Central HS to host open house March 31 to highlight building needs before referendum vote

If you’re a gotta see it to believe it kind of person regarding the Central High School referendum, then you’re in luck. The school district will be holding an open house Wednesday from 6 to 7 p.m. as a final in-person informational opportunity ahead of the April 6 referendum. District administrator John Gendron will be […]

Spring Election 2021: Central High School District of Westosha Paddock Lake seat Q&A

Voters in the Central High School District of Westosha will be able to vote in a contested election on April 6 for the Paddock Lake seat on teh School Board. Incumbent Cheryl Baysinger and challenger John Poole will appear on the ballot. All candidates were sent identical questionnaires. Below are their answers as they sent […]

Agenda: Central High School District of Westosha business board meeting March 9, 2021

The Central High School District of Westosha board is scheduled to hold a business meeting on Tuesday, starting at 5 p.m., in the school’s all-purpose room. The board also is scheduled to meet in closed session at 4:45 p.m. to discuss and take action, if appropriate, on support staff compensation and the staff benefit plan. […]

Western Kenosha County education workers get COVID-19 vaccine at clinic at Central HS

Over 560 people who work in Western Kenosha County education received their COVID-19 vaccination at a clinic held at Central High School Wednesday. The clinic was a joint effort between the 11 Western Kenosha County school districts and Kenosha County Public Health, said Dr. Jennifer Freiheit, the county’s public health officer. “It was truly a […]

Spring election 2021: Video presentation on Central High School District of Westosha referendum

Voters in the Central High School District of Westosha will be able to vote on a referendum on April 6. The district is seeking approval to spend up to $39.6 million to fund building improvements. This includes: Safety and security improvements, construction of additions for a cafeteria, gymnasium, locker rooms and classrooms; renovating and facility […]

Central High School 2020-21 first semester honor roll

The following students were named to the Central High School honor roll for the first semester 2020-21 school year. Straights A’s 4.0 GPA Freshmen — Ryan Anderson, Bryce Backus, Jessica Bailey, Kaelie Billingsley, Carter Boerman, Hannah Boyd, Coren Bracey, Maegan Carver, Grace Cox, Caroline DeGoey, Katherine Denman, Adrienne Dority, Samantha Erber, Margaret Gillmore, Alexander Hannah, […]

Spring Election 2021: Central High School to host referendum informational meetings Feb. 22 and March 11

The Central High School District of Westosha has scheduled two public informational meetings on the upcoming $39.6 million referendum. The meetings will be held in the school cafeteria and virtually at the following dates and times: Monday, Feb. 22, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. GOOGLE MEET LINK Thursday, March 11, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. GOOGLE MEET LINK District […]

Central HS board extends mask requirement and virtual Wednesdays

The Central High School District of Westosha Board of Education on Tuesday extended its facial covering requirement through summer school and kept virtual learning Wednesdays through the end of the year. Both measures were implemented as COVID-19 mitigation measures at the beginning of the current school year. Virtual Wednesdays were initially only set through the […]

Agenda: Central HS board policy committee meeting Feb. 2, 2021

The Central High School District of Westosha Board is scheduled to hold a policy committee meeting Tuesday at 4:15 p.m. in the all-purpose room. The long list of policies affected is available here, which includes the full agenda. Share2Tweet2 Shares

Central HS-District of Westosha board approves April referendum

The Central High School District of Westosha board approved an April referendum at a regular meeting Tuesday. The referendum will ask for approval to spend up to $39.6 million on building improvements at the school, including: Safety and security improvements, construction of additions for a cafeteria, gymnasium, locker rooms and classrooms; renovating and facility improvements, […]

Agenda: Central High School District of Westosha Board meeting Jan. 12, 2021

The Central High School District of Westosha Board is scheduled to hold a regular and special board meetings on Tuesday in the school’s all purpose room. The board will meet in executive (closed) session at 4:30 p.m. on benefit plan financial impact and administrative contracts. The regular meeting of the board will be held at […]

Spring Election 2021: Central HS Paddock Lake seat to be contested

Voters in the Central High School District of Westosha will be able to vote in a contested election for the Paddock Lake seat on the School Board in the April 6 election. Filing to run for the Paddock Lake seat by Tuesday’s deadline were: Cheryl Baysinger, incumbent. John Poole. Two other seats on the board […]

Central HS-District of Westosha board reviews info on possible April referendum

The Central High School District of Westosha Board of Education on Tuesday reviewed info leading up to what could be an April referendum to support a facilities project. Facility planning — including a community survey — began last year, identifying possible facility additions and renovations. The current proposal calls for the district to seek approval […]

Agenda: Central High School District of Westosha Board meeting Dec. 8, 2020

The Board of Education of Central High School District of Westosha will meet Tuesday, with an executive session at 4:45 p.m. and a regular meeting scheduled to begin at 5 p.m. in the All Purpose Room. Attendees are required to wear face coverings. The closed session is to discuss and act if apropriate on an […]

Central HS band program awarded $500 grant from Madison Jazz Society

Central High School recently was awarded a grant from the Madison Jazz Society School Grant Fund to music programs in Wisconsin schools to help students learn about and perform jazz. Central, with director Adam Scheele, was awarded $500 to help purchase a baritone saxophone for the jazz band. Due to the COVID pandemic, grant requests […]

Central HS moving to all virtual learning through Dec. 3

Central High School will move to all virtual learning from Thursday through Dec. 3 after a “significant increase in positive tests” at the school, administration announced Wednesday. The announcement included the following data as of Wednesday: 25 students who have tested positive since Nov. 9, with this number still climbing. Over 225 students who are […]

Local school districts have not decided on county’s all virtual learning recommendation

Western Kenosha County school districts have not yet made a decision whether to follow advice from the Kenosha County Division of Health to hold virtual learning from Nov. 23 through Jan. 4. On Monday, Kenosha County Health Officer Dr. Jen Freiheit said she is strongly recommending that all schools within the county — K-12, colleges […]

Central High School District of Westosha seeking applicants for board vacancy

The Central High School District of Westosha is seeking applicants for a Board of Education vacancy created by a recent resignation. Matt Ellerbrock resigned effective Nov. 11. He is moving out of state. That seat is at large, so any district resident who is an eligible voter can apply. The person seated will complete Ellerbrock’s […]

Agenda: Central High School District of Westosha Board of Education Curriculum Committee and Benefits Committee meetings Oct. 20, 2020

The Central High School District of Westosha Board of Education will has two committee meetings scheduled for Tuesday. The Board of Education Curriculum Committee will meet with the Staff Curriculum Committee at 3 p.m., in the All Purpose Room. Attendees are required to wear face coverings per Governor Evers’ Executive Order, effective August 1, 2020, […]

Central HS seeks photos for Virtual Veterans Day slide show

Due to COVID-19, Central High School will be unable to host its annual Veterans Day Ceremony. Instead the school will present a Virtual Veterans Day celebration on Nov. 11. The ceremony will include a speech, musical performances by the school band and choir and a slide show of Veterans/Active Duty Service Members who live/lived in […]

Units responding to Central HS for medical call

At about 6:04 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to Central High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Injured party is on the football field. Share1Tweet1 Shares

Central HS reports COVID-19 positive; positive student and close contacts to quarantine

A Central High School student has tested positive for COVID-19, the school administration announced Thursday afternoon. School will not be closed, but the student and close contacts will be quarantined. From a Central news release: One student at Central High School of Westosha tested positive for COVID-19, the Central High School of Westosha School District […]

Central HS to offer face-to-face and full virtual learning options to students this fall

Central High School will provide two options for students for the first semester of the 2020-21 school year, a recently published plan for re-opening during the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic says. Students will be offered: Face-to-face instruction four days per week and one virtual day of instruction. Full virtual learning model. The face-to-face option will have […]

Central HS graduates Samantha Ceisel and Klarysah Hilaire receive French studies honors

From Central High School: Samantha Ceisel and Klarysah Hilaire received top honors from the American Association of Teachers of French (AATF). Both students were nominated by their French teacher Julia Price and are 2020 graduates of Westosha Central High School in Kenosha County. Samantha Ceisel received Outstanding Senior in French. Klarysah Hilaire received the Excellence […]

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