1-608-448-2191  Monday - Friday, 8am - 3pm  E12654 County Rd T, Baraboo, WI

Come out and Tube with us! – Thursday, March 15th

CCS is hosting a tubing fundraiser at Cascade Mountain on Thursday, March 15th from 4 to 9 pm. Once the minimum of 20 participants is met, CCS will receive 50% of tubing ticket sales for this event. The public is invited to participate so please spread the word. More information can be found on the flyer in today’s take home folder, or by contacting the school office.

Bible-A-Thon – March 5-23

Next Monday we kick off our annual Bible-A-Thon student fundraiser. More information will be in next week’s take-home


CCS Voucher Program, Informational Meeting – Monday, March 5th

An informational meeting about the Wisconsin Private School Choice Program (aka Voucher Program) will be held next Monday, March 5th at 6:30 pm in the school gym.

Furnace Campaign

The furnace in our 5th & 6th grade middle school classroom gave out during January and needed to be replaced. This was an unexpected expense and CCS is now accepting donations toward the cost of the new furnace ($3,000). If you are able to help, please make checks payable to CCS and include “furnace” in the memo portion of the check. Spread the word!

High School Field Trip – March 16th

CCS high school students will be touring the Milwaukee Public Museum and viewing the planetarium show “The First Stargazers” at the Daniel M. Soref Theater & Planetarium on Friday, March 16th. This is an all day event. The group will leave at 7:30 am and return around 5:00 pm. Drivers/chaperones are needed for this trip.

Parent/Teacher Conferences – Thursday, April 5th and Friday, April 6th

Informational letters for Parent/Teacher conferences are in today’s take home folders. Please complete and return by this Friday, March 2nd. A letter confirming your conference time will be sent home after all time slots have been scheduled.

Forensics Contests

The goal of Forensics is to enhance communication skills through participation in theatre, debate and speech activities. We have several middle and high school students participating this year.

Schedule of Events: Monday, February 26th – Middle School, Level 2 at Beaver Dam

Monday, March 12th – High School, District 8 South at DeForest

Saturday, April 21st – High School, State at UW-Madison

Chess Club – Tuesdays 3:00 to 4:00

Chess Club continues to meet every Tuesday in the high school classroom from 3:00 to 4:00 pm. All students are invited and beginners are especially welcome to join. Please notify the office if your student will be staying for club.

Volunteer Opportunities:

Fundraising Committee – CCS is seeking individuals interested in serving on the Fundraising Committee.

Boys Golf Coaches – CCS is seeking volunteers to coach the boys’ golf team for this spring season, which begins March and ends with competitions in May.

Lunchroom/Recess Supervision. Help is need to serve lunch and monitor the lunchroom each day. Outdoor recess monitors are also needed during lunch.

If you have any questions or would like to volunteer, please contact the school office: 608-448-2191.

Wisconsin Private School Tax Deduction

This tax deduction is available to any claimant for a pupil’s tuition to attend an eligible institution and for mandatory book fees paid to the institution. To receive a receipt of tuition and mandatory book fees paid during the 2017 calendar year, send a request to the office at: bderse@barabooccs.com

Looking Ahead:

2/1 thru 4/20 – Choice Program Open Enrollment

3/5 – Choice Program Informational Meeting

3/23 – End of 3rd Quarter

3/26 thru 4/2 – Easter Break

4/3 – School resumes

4/4 – 3rd Quarter Grades Released

4/5 – Parent/Teacher Conference 3:30 to 8:00
4/6 – Parent/Teacher Conference 8:00 to Noon