First Day of School News
September 1, 2021
As we look at how we can make tomorrow even better, please note the following:
5th Grade Students: Please drive up to the flag pole/main entry area. You can pull up to the sidewalk and fifth graders can enter through the main door.
3rd and 4th Grade Students: Please drop off at the primary playground area. They will walk across the playground and enter the school through Door 5.
Mrs. Zipp, Mrs. Butler, Mrs. Gruber, and Ms. Langbecker's Classes: Please drop off at the primary playground area. They will enter through the primary wing (Door 3)
Ms. Meeks, Mrs. Ramcheck, and Mrs. Prososki's Classes: Located in about the center of the front sidewalk is Door 2. You can pull forward to the area of the of the sidewalk closet and the children can enter through that door.
At any time, you are welcome to pull through to the parking lot spaces. Feel free to park your vehicle and then walk your child to their door.
Thank you for your patience and attention as we get into a morning routine.
Visitors to Stettin
You will be asked to stop at the office to register as a visitor and receive your visitor badge.
The first time you visit, you will be asked for a driver's license as part of our security procedures. Subsequent visits will not need a driver's license.
Thank you for your help in keeping our students safe.
What's for breakfast and lunch each day?
WSD COVID-19 Protocols 2021-22
Below are the Wausau School District's COVID-19 protocols as we begin the 2021-22 school year. Please know that guidelines and protocols can change at any time and without notice. If that happens, we will be sure to notify you as soon as possible.
Masks and Face Coverings
As of June 8, 2021, the policy in the Wausau School District states that masks and face coverings are optional in all district buildings.
All students will be offered an in-person spot at their home school. Social distancing will not be followed in most situations.
Students will not be cohorted during the 2021-2022 school year.
Sick Students, Staff, and Visitors
Students, staff, and visitors who have symptoms of infectious illness, such as influenza or COVID-19, should stay home and be referred to their healthcare provider for testing and care.
All students will attend their home school in-person. Those students who wish to remain virtual will need to enroll at WAVE.
When quarantined, students are expected to continue learning by completing lessons and classroom work. Teachers will continue to make daily lessons and classroom work available through Itslearning or Seesaw and will be available for support.
Those who test positive for COVID-19 are required to isolate. Marathon County Health Department will contact all positive cases.
Marathon County Health Department will also implement all quarantines.
Marathon County Health Department will conduct all contact tracing.
School nurses will make the Marathon County Health Department aware if they are notified of a positive COVID-19 case.
Cleaning and Disinfecting
Per CDC guidelines, cleaning once a day is sufficient to remove potential viruses that may be on surfaces. Disinfecting kills any remaining germs on surfaces.
Cleaning will be completed once a day by custodial staff.
If there’s a positive case of COVID, and the case is known within 24 hours, the space will be cleaned AND disinfected by custodial staff.
MERV-13 filtration will be used throughout the district to balance energy use and air quality.
Hand Washing and Hand Sanitizer
Hand sanitizer will be available in every classroom and at the main entrance of each building.
Hand washing with soap and water for 20 seconds will be encouraged at all levels. Elementary students will have a hand washing schedule.
Classroom materials can be shared. Students will wash hands or use hand sanitizer after using shared materials.
Our 2021-2022 Stettin Staff
Kelly Meeks email@example.com
Taylor Prososki firstname.lastname@example.org
Cassie Zipp email@example.com
Kristie Butler firstname.lastname@example.org
Haley Ramcheck email@example.com
Beth Gruber firstname.lastname@example.org
Ashley Langbecker email@example.com
Timille Johnson firstname.lastname@example.org
Kristin Paulson email@example.com
Kelly Brandt firstname.lastname@example.org
Thomas Dziadosz email@example.com
Mark Sepnafski firstname.lastname@example.org
Taylor Schlinkmann email@example.com
Amanda Jacobson firstname.lastname@example.org
Jill Kleman email@example.com
Speech and Language
Meghan Oselka firstname.lastname@example.org
Kara Lee email@example.com
Shanna Henricksen firstname.lastname@example.org
Jeanette Ryan email@example.com
Sam Ward firstname.lastname@example.org
Vickie Christianson email@example.com
Library Media Specialist
Julie Gaskey firstname.lastname@example.org
Nicole Melander email@example.com
School Social Worker
Jennifer Graf firstname.lastname@example.org
Hallie Beal email@example.com
Krista Dallman firstname.lastname@example.org
Tammy Lease email@example.com
Dale Sann firstname.lastname@example.org
Mary Steffen email@example.com
Kelly Halvorsen firstname.lastname@example.org
Jenny Schneider, Michael Czech, Nicole Williams, Xang Lee, Matt Pijan, Erin Niewolny