High School Staff Newsletter

February 17, 2020

STRONGER TOGETHER

Our Vision of Learning

In full support of our district mission and vision, we at SCC High School are committed to...

Creating a learning experience built on creativity, choice, efficiency, and engagement, resulting in high-achieving and creative problem-solvers who take intellectual risks to discover the world around them and maximize their potential.

We Have the Power to...

  • SERVE others
  • show EMPATHY
  • LIFT others UP

Just For Fun

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Husbands of Target

CALENDAR

February 17-21


Morning Greeters: ELA - World Language


Monday, February 17 - CTE DAY

9:15 am - 4:15 pm - CTE Day

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm - Regular Board Meeting


Tuesday, February 18 - Junior Registration

BLT will NOT meet today

7:35 am - 7:55 am - Q12 Open Discussion - ART/BUS.ED/AG/FACE - Large Conf. Room

  • Reimer, Wenzel, Wood, Rozeboom, Hawkins

2:00 pm - 9:00 pm - FFA Leadership Development - Glenwood City (Rozeboom)


Wednesday, February 19 - Sophomore Registration

7:35 am - 7:55 am - Q12 Open Discussion - Traveling Teachers- Large Conf. Room

  • Crowley, Emery, Wech, Wirebaugh, Lent

7:35 am - 7:55 am - Content PLC Meetings


Thursday, February 20 - Freshmen Registration

7:35 am - 7:55 am - Q12 Open Discussion - SPED/PE/Music - Large Conf. Room

  • Carson, Staidl, Sheldon, Conway, Arnold, Langman
9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Walmart (Hanson)


Friday, February 21 - Professional Wellness Day

Link to the Schedule


***Upcoming Q12 Discussions***


  • ELA/Social Studies/WL: Tuesday, February 25: 7:35 am - 7:55 am - Large Conference Room
  • Paras: Wednesday, February 26: 7:35 am - 7:55 am - Large Conference Room

Did You Know?

Between December 17, 2019, and January 31, 2020...


451 pieces of essential/summative work got completed during WIN!!


Way to go!


Let's keep students focused on the learning that takes place when they engage in the work.

  • provide clear expectations
  • intervene at the first sign of trouble
  • communicate with parents early and often
  • stay positive
  • be the leader you'd want for your own children


Keep up the great work!

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We are ALL Educational LEADERS

“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.”

-Simon Sinek, Leaders Eat Last

SHOUTOUTS & CELEBRATIONS

Thank you for your outstanding effort, kindness, excellence, and selflessness.

Cookie Fairy - Thanks to the one responsible for leaving Caramel Coconut Fudge Cookies in my mailbox!

Brianna Forrest - Your kindness was greatly appreciated!! THANK YOU =)

All Staff - for supporting the Advanced Foods students by tasting their cookie creations. They love getting comments from all of you about what they have made in class. Thank you for your support!!

Bri Forrest - Left me a sweet Valentine's Day treat! Thanks!

Everyone who covered the gyms and commons during lunch - Thanks for stepping up and helping out!

Lori Cress - Checked over the senior portraits

Kurt Soderberg - Provided leadership and good judgment on a difficult situation with a student

Jen Staidl - Helped me get something to a former student.

Chris Buckel - Shared Chili with the whole staff. #culturebuilder

Travis Madigan and Tracy Klein - Handled a million roles like they were born to do it. Thanks for keeping us afloat!

Staff - Thank you for all that signed up for supervision while Kurt & Jason were gone. That help was very appreciated!

Sandy Weitgenant - For her kindness, listening and sense of humor :)

IDS Crew - For delivering my much needed coffee always with a smile!

Anonymous - Muchas Gracias for the random act of kindness!!

The Mr. Jerry Wold - Thanks for operating the magic machine that cleans up ALL the spills! :)

ALL Office Staff - GOAT - Thanks for keeping the place running... as always.

Cami Stansbury - Secured field trip tickets, busses, etc. for ELA students!

Bri Forrest - Made a fun Valentine activity with her students to spread joy through the building! Feelin' loved!

Bri Forrrrrrrrrrrest - Thank you for the fun Valentine's day activity you did with your students! It was a nice surprise late in the day!

Chris Deno - Helping get all registration materials together, teaching our TA how to use the copier and then redoing his work, and helping me keep me on track.

Kurt Soderberg and Jason Koele - Thank you for doing the jobs that you do. We would not want to do them for more than three days.

Dani Wollberg - She was allowed to give a hug.

Emily Timmers, Cami Stansbury, & Dani Wollberg - Supporting coworkers through chaotic events.

Tracy Klein & Travis Madigan - Administrative X-Force Wednesday - Friday!

Chris Buckel - Made some spicy chili for the masses.

Brianna Forrest - Thank you to you and your students for making 2/14/20 a thoughtful day!!

Tammy Merth - Your gifts made my Friday awesome!! Thank you so much!!

Bri Forrest - Spreading Valentine's Day cheer by having her students make valentine cards for staff members. This brightened my day!

Secret Coffee Buyer - Thank you for the coffee on Friday, it was much needed and appreciated! From Tovah :)

Tracy Klein & Travis Madigan - #bosslife - selflessness and teamwork on full display. Thank you!

PERMANENT LINKS

2019 Q12 Results

Here is the presentation of our Q12 results. In the coming weeks, we will be meeting in small groups to look for the root causes.

STAFF DRESS UP DAYS

Thanks, Dani for creating the doc.

PLANNING for an ABSENCE?

Please refer to these guidelines prior to your absence. p.s. we'll miss you!

PBIS INCENTIVES

Check out the PBIS Incentives. You will be asked to cover this information with your HR students.