Posts under ‘Central High School’

Central HS to host financial aid for college program Oct. 16

Central High School will present an informational meeting on applying for financial aid for college on Tuesday, Oct. 16, at 6 p.m. Kristina Klemens, a financial aid counselor at UW-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. For further information, contact Central’s Student Services […]

Crafters sought for Westosha Central High School Music Parents Association craft fair Nov. 10

Crafters wanted to participate in the 17th annual arts and craft fair at Westosha Central High School on Saturday, Nov. 10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. This event is hosted by the Westosha Central High School Music Parents Association to promote and support the performing arts. To reserve your spot, please contact for information.  Please […]

2018 Central HS Homecoming parade coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Central High School held its annual Homecoming Parade Wednesday evening. The parade made its way along the usual route, starting at the school, crossing Highway 50, making its way through the streets of Paddock Lake and then back to the school. The parade was followed by a community pep rally at the football stadium. Here’s […]

2018 Central HS Homecoming Week Tractor Parade coverage (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

The annual Tractor Parade during Central High School’s homecoming week took place early Wednesday morning. In this longstanding tradition, students from farm families drive tractors to school. Here’s video of this week’s procession (video by Earlene Frederick):  Share614Tweet614 Shares

Units responding for medical call at Central HS

At about 12:55 p.m., Salem Lakes Fire/Rescue units are responding to Central High School for a medical call. Per dispatch: Patient appears to be having an allergic reaction. Share6Tweet6 Shares

Central HS seniors paint parking spots as Booster Club fundraiser

Central High School seniors this week got a start on personalizing parking spots in the school’s lot in Paddock Lake. Seniors were able to pay $75 to paint their spot. They had to submit their design for approval from the administration. Funds raised by this program will go to the Westosha Central Booster Club, which […]

Central High School fall athletes meetings Aug. 13 and 15

A mandatory meeting of all Central High School athletes involved in the fall sports of girls golf, girls tennis, boys soccer, dance, cheer, girls volleyball and boys volleyball will take place on Monday, Aug. 13, at 6 p.m. in the school’s gym. Boys and girls cross country will have their meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 15, […]

Central High School 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year: Straight A’s Freshmen — Jillian Adams, Laura Beinecke, Olivia Bergmann, Paul Capelli, Alexandra Denman, Katelyn Hannah, Aydan Kovachik, Juliette Lofty, Valarie Meyer, Antonina Miller, Julisa Sand, Kelsey Timko, Sara Tyszkowska, Roman Varty, Shawna Vermilyer, Emily Wermeling. Sophomores — Tyler […]

State School Safety Grants awarded to Brighton, Central, Paris, Riverview and Wheatland Center schools

More Western Kenosha County school districts have been awarded grants from the state to make their school’s safer. Wisconsin Department of Justice School Safety Grants totaled $100 million. The latest round of grants was announced last week. Here are the local schools included in the latest round of grants: Brighton #1 School District — Awarded […]

Maria Rene Essary awarded Herb Kohl Educational Foundation 2018 Initiative Scholarship

A $10,000 Herb Kohl Educational Foundation 2018 Initiative Scholarship was presented to Maria Rene Essary, a senior at Westosha Central High School at a recognition luncheon by Herb Koh, Wisconsin philanthropist and businessman. The Herb Kohl Initiative Scholarship recognizes students who have demonstrated a high level of motivation, have shown strong promise for achieving success […]

Spaghetti dinner at Central HS on June 8 to benefit farm damaged by fire

Kenosha County 4-H is hosting a spaghetti dinner to benefit the Herda family, whose farm was damaged by fire on May 1. One barn was completely destroyed and another barn damaged in the fire. None of the livestock or family was injured. The spaghetti dinner will take place from 4 to 8:30 p.m., June 8, […]

Central High School Class of 2018 graduation coverage (PHOTOS)

The 66th commencement class of Central High School graduated Sunday afternoon. The ceremony, held in the school gym in Paddock Lake, included musical performances, speeches from student leaders, an address by a faculty member, the conferring of diplomas and the Rite of Passage. Here are some more photos from the ceremony (photos by Earlene Frederick): […]

Falcons beat Panthers in softball sectional

Central High School Falcons defeated the Wilmot Union High School Panthers Tuesday in a softball sectional game that went scoreless for all of regulation and ended in the 10th inning. The final score was 3-0, Central. The Falcons, the #4 seed, will move on to play Burlington, the #2 seed in the sectional final Thursday at […]

Central High School Music Parents Assoc. holding Flamingo Flocking Fundraiser

The Central High School Music Parents Association is holding a flamingo flocking fundraiser during the month of June. In exchange for a donation, you can have a flock of flamingos appear in the yard of anyone you choose during the month of June. 24 hours is $20, 48 hours is $30, 72 hours is $50. A letter accompanies […]

Central HS 8th Grade Activity Night is May 18

Central High School Peer Helpers will host its annual 8th Grade Activity Night at the high school on Friday, May 18, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. This event gives incoming freshman for the 2018-18 school year a chance to tour the school, meet their future classmates and have some food and fun.  A dance will […]

65 Central HS band students compete at 2018 State Solo & Ensemble Festival

Sixty five Central High School band students performed at State Solo & Ensemble Festival on Saturday, May 5 at University of Wisconsin-Parkside in Somers. Out of 18 Central events, 13 events received a 1 rating including Jazz Central, Saxophone Choir and Flute Choir.  The other five received a 2 rating including Percussion Ensemble. ShareTweet0 Shares

Central HS Music Parents Assoc. spaghetti dinner fundraiser is April 21

Central High School Music Parents Association is hosting its annual Spaghetti Supper / Silent Auction fundraiser this Saturday, April 21 from 4 to 7:30 pm at Westosha Central High School in Paddock Lake. Silent Auction/Drawing has Brewers Tickets with a suite and parking, Yeti 12 Cooler with 2 Yeti tumblers, autographed Packer football, Salons, restaurants […]

2018 Central HS 2018 Badger Boys and Girls State Representatives announced

Central High School District of Westosha recently selected its 2018 Badger Boys and Girls State Representatives. Representing Central at the week-long conference promoting democratic government principals and citizenship in Oshkosh for Girls State is Elizabeth VanKammen, daughter of David and Laura VanKammen. Selected as alternates are: Marie Tyree, daughter of Mary and David Tyree, and Anna Delisi, daughter of Lisa and […]

Central HS band and choir compete in 2018 Festival Disney competition

The Central High School bands and choirs traveled to Florida March 21-28 and participated in the 2018 Festival Disney competition. The combined choirs received a rating of Excellent and Central Swing, Inc. received a rating of Superior. Jazz Central received a rating of Excellent and finished with the 3rd highest point total in the Jazz […]

Central HS to present “Failure, A Love Story” April 13, 14, 15

Central High School will present the play “Failure, A Love Story” by Philip Dawkins on April 13 and 14 at 7 p.m. and April 15 at 2 p.m. Ticket prices are $8 at the door. Children 8 and under are free. Westosha Central High School is located at 24617 75th St., Paddock Lake. The play […]

Anthony Medina selected for US Air Force Summer Seminar

Anthony Medina, a junior at Westosha Central High School, has been selected to participate in the US Air Force Summer Seminar. Selection for the program is based on academic excellence and leadership. Each year thousands of high school juniors apply and less than 10 percent get accepted into the program. Medina has displayed both academic […]

Central HS students say “Dude, be Nice”

A week of focusing on showing kindness to others at Central High School culminated in an assembly with an inspirational speaker, a three-point shot competition, a tug of war and recognition of supportive students and local businesses. The assembly held at the end of the school day Friday capped off Dude, Be Nice week. The […]

State superintendent visits central High School Family and Consumer Sciences Department

Each year, state Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Evers visits a high school Career and Technical Education program in Wisconsin. Friday he visited Central High School’s Family and Consumer Sciences Department. The visit was arranged after hearing great things about the school’s program, an aide to Evers said. Evers spent about 90 minutes observing classes and talking […]

Central HS falls short in state boys basketball tournament

The Central High School boys basketball team lost to Kaukauna High School in the team’s first ever appearance in the Division 2 state tournament Friday afternoon in Madison. The final score was 75 Kaukauna to 63 for the Falcons. The Falcons played a scrappy first half — with rebounding and steals from aggressive defense — […]

Central HS celebrates winter state athletes with pep assembly

Central High School held a pep assembly Thursday afternoon as a send off to the boys basketball team heading off to the state tournament and as recognition for some other athletes who have already been to state this season. The boys basketball team will make its first ever appearance in the state tournament Friday versus […]

Western Kenosha County students participate in school walkouts in support of school shooting victims

Most Western Kenosha County schools saw some participation from students in Wednesday’s national walkouts in recognition of the victims of the school shooting in Florida on Feb. 14. The largest participation came at Central High School and Wilmot Union High School, where several hundred students at each school walked out at 10 a.m. The walkout […]

Central HS hoops team at state tournament related info

Central High School has made several announcements regarding the school’s boys basketball team’s appearance in the state tournament Friday. From the school’s Facebook page: Tickets for the game will be available in the CHS Athletic Department at some point Tuesday. All tickets are $10. Student tickets are general admission, but adults tickets will have an […]

Central HS boys basketball regional championship photos

Central High School’s boys basketball team earned their first Division 2 sectional championship Saturday with a decisive win over Monona Grove High School 76-55. That means the team is headed to the state tournament. Their next game will be Friday at 1:35 p.m. at the Kohl Center in Madison. Their opponent will be Kaukana High […]

Central HS boys basketball headed to state tournament

The Central High School boys basketball team is headed to the state tournament. The Falcons earned their state bid with a Division 2 sectional finals victory over Monona Grove High School Saturday afternoon. Central was winning at halftime 34-22. By game’s end, the Falcons increased their margin to 76-55. Saturday’s game was played at Oregon […]

Central HS boys basketball team advances to sectional championship

The Central High School boys basketball team has advanced to the Division 1-Sectional #3 championship game with a victory Thursday over Elkhorn in Burlington. The Falcons were behind 14-25 at halftime, but rallied after the break to a 46-41 final score. Central will next face the winner of the Monona Grove-Stoughton game in the sectional […]

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