St. Croix Central High School

Staff Newsletter August 11, 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.


Dates to Remember

**Remember: Business Casual / Professional Attire**

August 15th
- District Leadership Team & Building Leadership Team Data Analysis

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

High School

August 19th - New Staff & Mentor Day

New Staff - 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Mentors - 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

High School

August 20th - Teacher Prep Day

7:30 am - 3:30 pm

August 21st - Open House Day

Noon - 8:00 pm

Open House: 1:00 - 4:00 pm, 5:00 - 8:00 pm

August 22nd - All Staff Professional Development Day

7:30 am - 3:30 pm

High School

August 27th - Building Level Professional Development Day

7:30 am - 3:30 pm

August 29th - Day One - Freshmen and New Students Only

Thanks to Tracy Klein for sharing this video!!

Midwest Driving School


We are pleased to welcome a wonderful group of people to the Panther Team! Welcome to a great place - SCC!

  • Rachel Hanson - IDS
  • John Koehler - Social Studies
  • Travis Madigan - Counseling
  • Carole Scheder - Social Studies
  • Shelly Tollefson - Head Cook
  • Justin Yaron - Math


A look back at our final shoutouts from the 2018-19 school year. Thank you for your outstanding effort, kindness, excellence, and selflessness.

TRACIE CROWLEY - For being an awesome helper with all the technology-related issues with our collaborative project. And for providing an opportunity in which a student was able to explore new interests (and possibly take the productions class next year).

EMILY WECH - For being there for me when the of the year crazies got me.

LORI CRESS - For always helping me and my random questions, especially with paperwork and interoffice mail.

CAROLYN LENT - Being the mom of the math department and organizing our food prep for the pot lucks.

ALL STAFF - Have been incredibly helpful and supportive of all of the new teachers this year!

HALI TASLER - All her work and organization in converting courses to SBG. You may team-teaching with you really easy!

BRIANNA FORREST - Being a great addition to our staff and fitting in seamlessly with the math team.

JASON KOELE - What does he do? Everything. I appreciate him for that.

KURT SODERBERG & JASON KOELE - For being supportive throughout the casting process!

TRACY KLEIN - Tracy was a fantastic mentor to me this year and I'm very grateful for all of her help!

TY KETZ - Providing music and being an awesome gym supervision buddy!

HEATHER JOURDEANS - Being a great leader and wonderful friend this year.

DUANE JOURDEANS - Thanks for being a great neighbor.

CAMI STANSBURY - Couldn't do this crazy, wonderful adventure without you!

EMILY TIMMERS - Thank you for your friendship and sound advice!

ARI WIREBAUGH & EMILY WECH - Thank you for all your work this year in the World Language Department.

CAMI STANSBURY - You were an awesome mentor/therapist - thank you for everything you did!

ELA DEPARTMENT - Thanks for making me laugh every day this year.

TOVAH CARSON - Spends every single day making a difference with the students by making them feel important. She makes sure student needs outside of school are met.

THE OFFICE LADIES - Working tirelessly every day to help everyone.

MITCH KLIMEK - Made sure he had extra eyes in his room ALL year, a bag of potatoes! YUCK!

EVERYONE - For making it fun to come to work every day.

JASON KOELE - Thank you for your unwavering support and guidance throughout the last year. Your efforts are greatly appreciated.

SEAN CONWAY - Thanks for making all of us smarter with your fun facts!

MARTHA MARTINEZ - She is just amazing!! She cares so much for my daughter and always makes time to chat or give her a hug.

Duane's 2018-19 Quote Wall

A reminder of the little gifts of humor our students give us - pay attention, they can slip right past you if you aren't listening for them. Thanks for sharing, Duane.

High School Staff (and Family) Gathering

Gathering at Kurt and Paula's Home

Saturday, August 24th

4:00 pm - whenever Jerry leaves

Provided: Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, and the fixings will be provided

Please bring

a dish to pass

lawn chairs

your favorite beverage


2387 60th Ave

Woodville, 54028

RAIN DATE: Saturday, September 7th