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Eight Central HS students participate in 2019 UW-Parkside Honors Band Festival

Eight Central High School band students participated in the UW-Parkside Honors Band Festival on Saturday, Jan. 5. The honors band was comprised of approximately 70 high school band students from the southeastern Wisconsin area. Students were nominated by their badn directors and selected by the UW-Parkside Director of Bands Laura Rexroth.  The event culminated with […]

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 […]

Summit on opportunities for Hispanics to be held at UW-Parkside

Hispanics are the largest ethnic minority population in the United States. The Kenosha County area has experienced the same unprecedented growth in the Hispanic population as the rest of the nation in recent years. However, issues such as language barriers, legal and documentation issues, lack of job training and availability, lower formal education and a […]

Sheriff’s Department investigating racial threats at UW-Parkside; later proven to be a hoax

Threats aimed at African-American students at University of Wisconsin-Parkside in Somers had sheriff’s deputies busy today investigating the situation. As a result of the investigation so far, the department “does not believe a credible threat to actually commit real harm to real people currently exists,” said a press release issued by Sgt. Bill Beth, sheriff’s department spokesman, at about […]

UW-Parkside closed for Thursday

The University of Wisconsin-Parkside has cancelled classes and closed the campus for Thursday, according to an announcement on its website. Share Tweet Share Pin +1 StumbleShares 0

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