St. Croix Central High School

Staff Newsletter: October 7, 2019


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

This Week


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)


Remember Your WHY


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.



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