Inclement Weather – School Closings Information – Potential Early Release Tuesday, January 22
A winter weather watch has been issued for our area for Tuesday, January 22nd with expected heavy snowfall and potentially hazardous roads. Conditions may be such that school may close early, at 1:00pm. If this is should happen, families will be notified by email. You may also check the school’s website and facebook page where we will post the same information. Additionally, we will be listed on Channel3000, WKOW27, and NBC15. While CCS generally follows the Baraboo School District regarding cancellations/delays, be aware that CCS does not always follow their decisions. In case of severe weather during the school day, students will remain supervised at school until they are picked up.
Come Out and Tube with Us! Tuesday, January 22 (4:00 to 9:00)
CCS is hosting a tubing fundraiser at Cascade Mountain on Tuesday, January 22nd 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. If CCS has an early release due to impending heavy snowfall and dangerous road conditions, all after school activities will be cancelled. If so, this fundraising event will be rescheduled to Thursday, January 24.
Junior High Boys’ Basketball – changes to this week’s schedule
Tuesday – Game has been cancelled. Instead, the team will practice 3:15 to 4:45 then head to Cascade for the snow tubing fundraiser. Thursday – No practice.
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 2018 calendar year, send a request to the office at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Parental Choice Program
Open enrollment for the Wisconsin Parental Choice (aka voucher) Program is February 1 through April 20. If you intend to apply for a voucher, it is recommended that you apply early in case corrections need to be made to your application. CCS will host an informational meeting on Thursday, February 7 at 6:30pm to guide parents through the application process and to answer questions.
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.”
Yearbook – Order deadline March 29, 2019
Orders may be placed online at ybpay.lifetouch.com Use Yeabook ID Code: 13412619.
1/22 – Tubing at Cascade Mountain (4-9 pm)
1/23 & 1/31 – High school Forensics practice (3-4 pm)
1/28 – Second Quarter Report Cards Released
1/30 – Middle school Forensics practice (3-4 pm)
1/31 – Yearbook Meeting (3:00 to 4:15 pm)
2/1 – School Choice Open Enrollment begins
2/7 – School Choice Informational Meeting (6:30 pm)