St. Croix Central High School

Staff Newsletter: October 7, 2019

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 PUT STUDENTS FIRST**

We Have the Power to...

  • SERVE others
  • show EMPATHY
  • LIFT others UP

This Week

MORNING GREETERS: ELA & World Language


Monday, October 7

9:30 am - 10:00 am - Main Office Meeting

2:00 pm - 3:20 pm - FAFSA ID Presentation for Seniors (Auditorium)

4:30 pm - 6:00 pm - Wage and Benefits Committee Meeting


Tuesday, October 8

7:30 am - 7:55 am - BLT Meeting (Large Conference Room)


Wednesday, October 9

6:00 am - 7:00 pm - State Capitol Field Trip - Buckel

7:35 am - 7:55 am - Grade Level PLC Meetings

**Topic: What students need academic or behavioral support? How can we team up to provide the support they need? ** Please share notes with Kurt and Jason.


Thursday, October 10

A great day to be a Panther!


Friday, October 11

7:35 am - 7:55 am - PBIS Meeting (Large Conference Room)

8:45 am - 10:00 am - HSLT Meeting (Main Office Conference Room)

CONSIDER THIS

Remember Your WHY

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SHOUTOUTS & CELEBRATIONS

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

Sean Conway - Awesome PBIS board addition!

Panther Perks - The handmade apple cider is AWESOME!!!

Travis Madigan - Planned and executed a successful National College Fair field trip for Juniors

The Jourdeanses - Didn't skimp out on their health and wellness and STILL went for their after school walk in the pouring rain on Wednesday! Wow!

Everyone but especially ELA - Welcomed me back from maternity leave-- it's not as hard to leave your babies when you're surrounded by so much love at work!

Matt Langman, Jordee Reimer, Courtney Hawkins, Sean Conway and anyone I may have forgotten - Thank you for letting me borrow kids for Fastbridge testing during your classes!

Vicki Dresang-Talapa - Handled an emergency medical situation like a pro!

Travis Madigan, Tracy Klein, Chris Deno, Steph Posta - Lined the students up and took attendance before going to the College Fair!

All Game and Other School Activity Helpers - For being willing to share your time in order to make these events possible. Y'all are AWESOME!!!

Rachel Hanson - Thanks for the amazing apple cider!

Gretchen and Bill - Outstanding concessions stand at the football games

Our Admin Team - The way in which they care for our kids, both inside and outside of our building, refocuses me on - what's most important.

Autumn Voigt - Thank you for letting me take over your office MULTIPLE days!

Arianna Wirebaugh, Travis Madigan, Cami Stansbury, & Adam Sheldon - Thank you for staying late for an evaluation meeting and giving extra support and ideas to the family!

Emily Timmers - Congrats on making it a full week back at work!

Tracy Klein, Travis Madigan, Chris Deno, Sandy Weitgenant - Didn't lose anyone at the College Fair this week! #winning

Kurt Soderberg - Helped me dig out some data--super helpful!

Jason Koele & Travis Madigan - Traveling to the home of a student to check on his/her welfare. Students First!

Tracy Klein, Jason Koele, and Travis Madigan - Coordinated and collaborated to make sure a student (and parent) received the help they needed.

Steph Posta - Spent hours on the phone coordinating with TeacherEase to best serve the students and teachers in the virtual school.

My office friends and all the well-wishers - Thank you for making my birthday special. 50 ain't so bad (so far).

Dani, Cami, and Ty-li (and others) - Superfans that show up to nearly all sporting events to support the students/athletes and coaches.

Hali Tasler - Checking in with me and offering to help wherever needed. I appreciate the offer!

Staff members - Thank you for coming to sample chili and eat crepes this week! The students truly enjoy seeing the staff eat their creations while receiving feedback.

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PLANNING for an ABSENCE?

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