1-608-448-2191  Tuesday - Thursday, 8am - 12pm  E12654 County Rd T, Baraboo, WI

Open House, Game Night, and Art Exhibit – Thursday, March 9th – 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
This family-friendly event is open to the public and we encourage you to invite friends, especially those that may consider CCS for their children’s education. View classrooms, play board games, view student art, and eat free popcorn!

Also during the Open House, the 8th grade class will be selling concessions (root beer floats and sundaes)

High School Calendar Extension – June 5-9
As of today, and assuming there are no more cancellations/delays/early dismissals, the high school will need to add 4 full school days and 3 hours to the school calendar. These will be scheduled June 5-9. If there are more cancellations/delays/early dismissals, the high school will need to be extended by an equivalent amount of time. At this time, the other grades do not need to add any days.

WIAA Sports Meeting for Middle & High School Families
Families with middle school and/or high school students are invited to attend a brief meeting Thursday, March 9th at 6:00 pm (immediately after the Open House) if your child has any interest in participating in one or more high school sports in the future. The purpose of this meeting is to inform families of future athletic opportunities for CCS students. The board is also in need of parent input regarding the options that are available to CCS so that we can better serve you and your student’s needs. Some decisions need to be made in the upcoming weeks and the board values your opinion. If for some reason you are unable to attend, please feel free to contact Travis Anderson, Board President: 608-963-0835.

Half Day of School – Service Project – This Friday, March 10th (dismissing at 12:30)
Students will spend a portion of their time Friday morning learning about the local Warming Shelter and preparing cards for those who use the shelter. Students will be dismissed after lunch recess at 12:30 p.m.

PTO Officer Elections – Monday, March 20th at 6:30 p.m.
The Parent/Teacher Organization is seeking to fill open officer positions: President, Secretary, and Treasurer. The election of officers will take place at the next PTO meeting scheduled for Monday, March 20th at 6:30 p.m. If you are interested in one of these positions, please contact Angela Pemberton prior to the March meeting (608-356-2177).

Also on the agenda will be a discussion and vote for the proposed mission statement: Community Christian School of Baraboo uses excellent education to support parents in their task of bringing up children in the discipline and instruction of the Lord Jesus Christ.

Chess Club – Mondays 3:00 to 4:15
Chess Club meets right after school in the high school classroom until 4:15 p.m. All students are invited and beginners are especially welcome to join. Please notify the office if your student will be staying for club.

Forensics Contests
Monday, March 13th – High School, District 8 South at DeForest (permission slips in today’s folders).
Saturday, April 22nd – High School, State at UW-Madison

2017-18 Enrollment – Now Online
Enrollment for next year is now available online: barabooccs.com/enrollment
Please complete the online forms and submit your $100 family registration fee by 4/28/17 in order to guarantee your spot. Book fees and 10% of tuition are due by 8/14/17.

CCS Employment Opportunities
Currently accepting applications for the 2017-18 school year:
Full time 5th-6th grade classroom teacher
Part time elementary art teacher
Part time elementary physical education teacher
For more info, see the “Employment” page on the school’s website, or email Mr. Lempa (administrator@barabooccs.com).

Furnace Fundraiser Campaign – Update
So far we have raised 10% ($200) toward our goal of $2,000 (apx. $50 per family). A generous donor has offered CCS $1,000 if we reach our goal by the end of March. Please spread the word!