1-608-448-2191  Monday - Friday, 8am - 3:30pm  E12654 County Rd T, Baraboo, WI

Choice Program Open Enrollment

Open enrollment for the Choice Program starts this Thursday, February 1 and continues through April 20 at 4pm. Apply early so that any mistakes can be corrected within the open enrollment period. Your application is not complete until you submit the online application as well as the required residency and income documentation to the school. Starting on Thursday, go to barabooCCS.com/choice to apply.

Classroom Challenge – January 29th to February 15th

It’s time again to bring in your BoxTops, Milk Moola, Coke Rewards and Ranch Wheels for our classroom challenge. Beginning today and running through Thursday, February 15th, students are encouraged to bring in items listed above. The classroom that collects the highest percentage will receive a special reward.

Chess Club – Begins Tuesday, January 30th

Chess Club starts this week and will 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.

Field Trip – 1st & 2nd Grade – February 9th

Mrs. Baerlocher’s class will be taking a tour of the Post Office and the Baraboo State Bank on Friday, February 9th.

Lost and Found

There are several items that have been found around the school over the past several weeks. These items are located in the cubbies outside of the office. Please take anything that belongs to you or your student.

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 need during lunch.

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

Cold & Flu Season

If in doubt about whether or not to send your child to school due to illness, please refer to “Illness” on page 21 of the school handbook (available on the school website), or contact the school office. To report absences, send a note or email to the school office; the office will then inform the faculty.

Fevers: “Students should be kept at home for at least 24 hours after running a fever or vomiting. If they run a fever during the school day, they will not be permitted to return to class until fever-free for a 24 hour period without the use of medication.”

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

Boys Midas League Basketball – Grades 5th through 8th

Regular practices are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays after school from 3:15 to 5:00 except on game days.

Games this week.

Tuesday 1/30 – Away – 4:30 at MAHS – 110 North Whitney Way, Madison (Mount Olive Lutheran Church)

Friday, 2/2 – Away – 4:30 at Oaklawn Academy, 432 Liguori Rd., Edgerton, WI

Looking Ahead:

1/29 – 2nd Quarter Grades Released

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

2/8 – Board Meeting (8:00 am)

2/16 – Half Day of School – Dismissing at 12:30 p.m.

3/5 – Choice Program Informational Meeting