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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 […]

Central HS 2020 literary journal “Due by Monday” published

From Central High School: The students of Central High School are proud to announce this year’s edition of the CHS Literary Journal, Due by Monday. The journal, published “at cost” via Amazon’s Kindle Direct Publishing, is the result of the diligence and creativity of writers enrolled in Brian Monday’s creative writing class, and a few who […]

Central High School 2020 virtual graduation

Central High School held its Class of 2020 graduation Sunday morning at the school. The COVID-19 pandemic meant some changes to the process other than the date (usually in very early June). The ceremony was held in the football stadium and audience attendance was limited to two people per graduate. Here is a virtual graduation […]

Agenda: Central High School District of Westosha School Board meeting June 16, 2020

The Central High School District of Westosha Board of Education is scheduled to hold a meeting starting at 5 p.m., Tuesday at the school in the all purpose room in Paddock Lake. Among the agenda items are: Pandemic School Closure related items including: 1) Recap on 2019-2020. 2) 2020-2021 Planning (Transition Team). 3) Graduation on […]

Lab problem disrupts 171 COVID-19 tests from Central High School testing site

If you were tested for COVID-19 at Central High School last week and have not heard yet about your results you may need to be retested. Some 171 COVID-19 tests administered at Central last week are not able to be processed due to an error at a lab, Kenosha County Health Officer Dr. Jen Freiheit […]

COVID-19 testing coming to Central High School next week

From the Kenosha County Joint Information Center: The Kenosha County Division of Health, in partnership with the Wisconsin National Guard, will offer a drive-thru COVID-19 testing site during the week of June 1 at Westosha Central High School in the Village of Paddock Lake. Anyone ages 5 and up can be tested, regardless of whether […]

Collection for Central vs. Wilmot Soup-er Bowl is Saturday

The Sharing Center needs 3,000 cans of soup and a friendly competition between the local high schools is seeking to fill the need. Soup-er Bowl Saturday, Central vs. Wilmot, will take place May 30, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the schools. There will be a collection site at each school to see who […]

Central and Wilmot high schools recognize 2020 seniors in new ways

Caution around spreading COVID-19 has changed school this spring and many of the year end traditions. In that environment, Westosha Central High School and Wilmot Union High School have come up with new ways to recognize their unique senior Class of 2020. Staff from Wilmot delivered yard signs to seniors last Friday. At many of […]

Central HS band students perform in virtual State Solo & Ensemble Festival

Central High School had 83 band students in 18 events earn a performance for a virtual State Solo & Ensemble Festival. “While we weren’t able to experience State Solo/Ensemble in person, I am thankful that we were still able to participate,” said CHS band director Adam Scheele. For the large ensembles, video recordings from District […]

Agenda: Central High School District of Westosha Board of Education special meeting April 28, 2020

The Central High School District of Westosha Board of Education is scheduled to meet for a special meeting in the All Purpose Room at the school, starting at 4:15 p.m. on Tuesday. Due to executive orders given by Gov. Tony Evers regarding the COVID-19 health emergency, board members will be attending both physically and virtually. […]

Agenda: Board of Education of Central High School District of Westosha regular board meeting April 21, 2020

The Board of Education of Central High School District of Westosha is scheduled to hold a regular meeting on Tuesday, starting at 5 p.m., in the All-Purpose Room at the school. Due to executive orders given by Gov. Tony Evers regarding the COVID-19 health emergency, board members will attend either physically or virtually. Among the […]

Spring Election 2020: Central High School District of Westosha Board-Salem Seat results

Following are the results of the contested race for Central High School District of Westosha Board-Salem Seat. At 7:48 p.m., with 5 of 5 polls reporting what may be incomplete results: Bill Watson 1,751 Incumbent Karen Shoopman 1,533 UPDATE 7:37 a.m., Tuesday — Complete unofficial results: Watson 2,225 Shoopman 1,886 Share90Tweet90 Shares

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 […]

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