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SASD Students Participate in Explore Your Future Event

SASD Students Participate in Explore Your Future Event

January 26, 2023

Earlier this month, seventh and eighth-grade students from the Sheboygan Area School District visited Lakeshore Technical College for the Explore Your Future Event, in partnership with the Sheboygan County Chamber of Commerce. Students took a unique personality test and were given results that guided them to explore careers well-suited to their personality type.

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SASD Spotlight on Student Teacher Cooperating Teacher Program

SASD Spotlight on Student Teacher Cooperating Teacher Program

January 13, 2023

In today’s competitive labor market, the Sheboygan Area School District is placing a priority on finding new and innovative ways to recruit and hire teachers. One strategy is building a robust Student Teacher/Cooperating Teacher program, which pairs experienced educators with promising college students to collaborate in instructional planning and problem-solving while working side-by-side in the classroom.

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Grant Elementary School Excels at PBIS

Grant Elementary School Excels at PBIS

January 12, 2023

Something special is happening at one of our district’s elementary schools, and it is transforming student behavior and shaping their learning environment in incredibly positive ways.

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Urban Pivot to Virtual Learning

Urban Pivot to Virtual Learning

December 30, 2022

Due to substantial water damage and discoveries that were found during the cleanup process, Urban Middle School will be pivoting to virtual learning on Monday, January 2, and Tuesday, January 3. Please click the button below for additional details. 

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Sheboygan Area School District, Lakeland University Partner to Address Special Education Teacher Shortage

Sheboygan Area School District, Lakeland University Partner to Address Special Education Teacher Shortage

December 13, 2022

As Wisconsin school districts scramble to hire special education teachers, the Sheboygan Area School District and Lakeland University have signed a unique new partnership to address the challenge locally while benefitting LU education students.

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SASD Now Accepting School Choice Applications for Next School Year

SASD Now Accepting School Choice Applications for Next School Year

December 1, 2022

Families who would like to submit a school choice application for next school year should complete the online form by Feb 8, 2023.

Seeking Candidates for Human Growth & Development Citizens Advisory Committee

Seeking Candidates for Human Growth & Development Citizens Advisory Committee

January 16, 2023

The Human Growth and Development Citizens' Advisory Committee for the Sheboygan Area School District is seeking candidates to fill the positions of parent representative and high school student representative.

North High Innovator Fellowship

North High Innovator Fellowship

January 11, 2023

North High School's Innovator Fellowship students are working hard on developing and implementing their projects for the school year. Read more to learn about four of these inventive, imaginative, and impactful projects! 

Wilson Phy Ed Teacher Wins SHAPE Teacher of the Year Award

Wilson Phy Ed Teacher Wins SHAPE Teacher of the Year Award

January 5, 2023

Congratulations to Kim Selby, Physical Education Teacher at Wilson Elementary School, who was selected as the SHAPE America Midwest District Elementary Physical Education Teacher of the Year! Selby was previously recognized by SHAPE America as the Wisconsin Elementary Physical Education Teacher of the Year in 2020.

Virtual Learning Extended at Urban

Virtual Learning Extended at Urban

January 2, 2023

The cleanup and asbestos abatement are underway at Urban, following the substantial water damage to six classrooms on December 26. Unfortunately, this cleanup process is taking longer than first expected. Virtual learning will continue through Friday, January 6. Please click below for more details. 

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Student-Built House Construction Program In 25th Successful Year

Student-Built House Construction Program In 25th Successful Year

December 19, 2022

Each year for the last 25 years, Sheboygan Area School District students from both North and South High Schools who are enrolled in Career & Technical Education build a house from the foundation to the interior finishing touches. This unique, innovative opportunity gives students the chance to experience hands-on work and gain skills, experience, and connections to pursue a career in construction trades.

Community Veterans Day Program at South High School

Community Veterans Day Program at South High School

November 11, 2022

South High School will host a Community Veterans Day program on Thursday, November 10, 2022, in the South High Acuity Fieldhouse. Doors will open to the public at 9:15 a.m., program at 9:45 a.m.

Sheboygan Area School District Updates Elementary School Report Cards

Sheboygan Area School District Updates Elementary School Report Cards

November 7, 2022

Sheboygan Area School District (SASD) elementary student report cards have been updated to better align with our curriculum and reflect what students are expected to know and be able to do as defined by the grade level standards.

New School Looks and Locations for the 2022-23 School Year!

New School Looks and Locations for the 2022-23 School Year!

November 4, 2022

Warriner Middle and High School and the ASPIRE Program have both moved to new locations and Sheboygan Leadership Academy has a fresh new exterior this school year.

LEGO Immersive Space Pilot Program a Huge Success

LEGO Immersive Space Pilot Program a Huge Success

November 4, 2022

Sheboygan Area School District’s Instructional Technology team was “Ready to Launch” with their LEGO Immersive Space Pilot Program in October, and it was a huge success! Ready to Launch is a first-of-its-kind, space-themed learning experience for kindergarten through fifth-grade students.

Expand Knowledge With Red Raider Manufacturing Program

Expand Knowledge With Red Raider Manufacturing Program

November 4, 2022

Griffin Oplatek has been expanding his knowledge of manufacturing through the Red Raider Manufacturing program since he was a Freshman. “You learn important skills that in the future you will appreciate,” he shares about his experience. Read more about Griffin here.

North/South Drama Presents: Freaky Friday

North/South Drama Presents: Freaky Friday

October 28, 2022

Tickets are now on sale for the North/South Drama production of Freaky Friday. See the showtimes and purchase your tickets here!

Red Raider Manufacturing Gives North High School Senior a Career Head Start

Red Raider Manufacturing Gives North High School Senior a Career Head Start

October 10, 2022

Senior Andrew Haase is no stranger to the Kohler | Johnsonville Advanced Technology Center at North High School. In fact, he has learned so much that he qualified for a Youth Apprenticeship at Kohler Company, which he started this past summer.

Red Raider Manufacturing Fills in the Skills Gap

Red Raider Manufacturing Fills in the Skills Gap

October 1, 2022

October is Manufacturing Month, a monthlong celebration of Wisconsin's top industry as well as a way to promote manufacturing as a viable career choice. As part of its commitment to creating flexible options and college and career pathways for all learners, the Sheboygan Area School District (SASD) established Red Raider Manufacturing, a program that provides students opportunities for hands-on learning while creating lasting partnerships with local industry and community leaders.

Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for 25th Student-Built House

Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for 25th Student-Built House

September 13, 2022

Students, staff, and special guests celebrated the groundbreaking of the 25th home students from North High School and South High School will build in our community. 🛠

Welcome to the 2022-2023 School Year!

Welcome to the 2022-2023 School Year!

August 31, 2022

It's the start of another new school year! 📚🍎✏️

Sheboygan Area School District Superintendent Seth Harvatine wishes a warm welcome to new students and staff and encourages returning students and staff with his annual welcome letter.

Family Letter: Shoreline Metro Moves to Digital Bus Pass

Family Letter: Shoreline Metro Moves to Digital Bus Pass

August 25, 2022

New this year, Shoreline Metro will utilize a digital bus pass for middle and high school students and staff members. Elementary students do not require a pass for free rides.

Effective October 3, 2022, all students utilizing free Shoreline Metro transportation must use the new digital pass or obtain a printed pass from their school office. School IDs will no longer be accepted for free fares.

SASD Welcomes New Teachers!

SASD Welcomes New Teachers!

August 22, 2022

The Sheboygan Area School District welcomed over 70 new teachers for the 2022-2023 School Year!

Don't Forget to Register!

Don't Forget to Register!

August 15, 2022

👉 Parents: If you have not yet completed Online Registration for your child(ren), please do this as soon as possible. If you need assistance, please reach out to your child’s school office and they will be happy to help! ✔️

SASD Wins Award for National Employee Health and Fitness Day

SASD Wins Award for National Employee Health and Fitness Day

August 12, 2022

The Sheboygan Area School District participated in National Employee Health & Fitness Day earlier this year and WON in the large employer category!

Online Registration for the 2022-2023 School Year

Online Registration for the 2022-2023 School Year

August 1, 2022

The Sheboygan Area School District will be using online registration for the 2022-2023 school year in Skyward Family Access. Using online registration, you will be able to register your child(ren) for school, as well as complete necessary school district forms and pay any required and optional fees. There is no additional charge to make your registration payment online.

Online Registration will open on Monday, August 1, and close at 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Friday, August 12, 2022.

SASD and Lakeland University Partner to Offer Associate Degrees to High School Students

SASD and Lakeland University Partner to Offer Associate Degrees to High School Students

June 28, 2022

The Sheboygan Area School District and Lakeland University have signed an innovative agreement that expands access to free college-level coursework to eligible SASD students and teachers.

Sheboygan Health and Physical Educator Inducted into SHAPE America Hall of Fame

Sheboygan Health and Physical Educator Inducted into SHAPE America Hall of Fame

June 22, 2022

Early Learning Center volunteer and retired SASD physical education teacher Kristine Fritz was recently inducted into the SHAPE America Hall of Fame. 

Congratulations to the SASD Graduating Class of 2022!

Congratulations to the SASD Graduating Class of 2022!

June 21, 2022

The Sheboygan Area School District held its historic outdoor graduation ceremony on Saturday, June 11, 2022, at Vollrath Park. Over 680 graduates from all five SASD High Schools ‘walked the bowl’ and received their diplomas. Beginning with the graduating class of 2022, the Sheboygan Area School District introduced a three-level Laude System to replace the previous valedictorian system. 

SASD Schools Recognized for Positive Student Outcome

SASD Schools Recognized for Positive Student Outcome

June 14, 2022

Many Sheboygan Area School District schools have been recognized by Wisconsin’s Response to Intervention (RtI) Center for specific efforts in behavior, reading, and mathematics. The Recognized Schools Program's mission is to prepare every learner for college and career success.

Fourth Annual SASD Senior Signing Day

Fourth Annual SASD Senior Signing Day

June 6, 2022

The Sheboygan Area School District celebrated the graduating class of 2022 with the fourth annual Senior Signing Day on Thursday, June 2. Senior Signing Day is designed to recognize our seniors and their next steps in college and careers. High school graduates were joined by universities, technical colleges, military representatives, and area employers.

Sheboygan Area School District Graduation Ceremony Set for Saturday, June 11

Sheboygan Area School District Graduation Ceremony Set for Saturday, June 11

May 31, 2022

The Sheboygan Area School District held its historical joint outdoor graduation ceremony on Saturday, June 11, 2022, at Vollrath Park. 

View photo galleries from the local media outlets and view the recorded event on YouTube.

2022-2023 Revised School Year Calendar

2022-2023 Revised School Year Calendar

May 25, 2022

The Board of Education approved two revisions to next year’s school calendar:

  • Friday, December 23, 2022 - No School
  • Friday, March 24, 2023 - No School

Both days were previously scheduled as a two-hour early release. 

Four Students, Three Staff Recognized as Herb Kohl Educational Foundation Award Winners

Four Students, Three Staff Recognized as Herb Kohl Educational Foundation Award Winners

April 19, 2022

The Sheboygan Area School District is proud to announce four students and three staff members have been recognized by the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation.

Free KidStop Before and After School Care for the 2022-2023 School Year

Free KidStop Before and After School Care for the 2022-2023 School Year

April 10, 2022

*Online Registration Closed* 

As we plan for the 2022-2023 school year, we are excited to offer our elementary families free, on-site before and after school care through our KidStop program. Families must complete an online registration form by Friday, May 27. Read more here.

Sale of District Owned Property Between Saemann and Geele Ave and North Taylor Drive

Sale of District Owned Property Between Saemann and Geele Ave and North Taylor Drive

April 5, 2022

In November, the Sheboygan Area School District put out a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the purchase and development of a 26-acre piece of land between Saemann Avenue, Geele Avenue, and North Taylor Drive. Details and updates on this property sale can be found at www.sheboygan.k12.wi.us/rfp.

Sign Up for Summer School

Sign Up for Summer School

April 1, 2022

Families are invited to register their children for Sheboygan Area School District’s (SASD) free summer school program. Online Registration is now open in Skyward Family Access.

This summer’s program offers over 85 different classes in total ranging from academics to the arts and everything in between for students entering 4K through 12th grade. New this year, parents can register online for the academic summer school options, as well as the enrichment courses.

North, South Students Take First Place at Educators Rising State Competition

March 31, 2022

Congratulations to Shazarie (Shay) Benjamin, a senior at South High School, and Emily Allen, a sophomore at North High School, who recently won 1st place for their presentations at the Educators Rising State Summit and Competition and qualified for the National competition in Washington D.C.

Congratulations to Finalists in Eastern Wisconsin Excellence in Education Awards Program

Congratulations to Finalists in Eastern Wisconsin Excellence in Education Awards Program

March 16, 2022

🎉 Congratulations to six Sheboygan Area School District staff members who were selected as finalists in the Eastern Wisconsin Excellence in Education awards program! Click to view the finalists.

Inside Look at Farnsworth Science Classroom

Inside Look at Farnsworth Science Classroom

March 11, 2022

Seventh-grade students at Farnsworth Middle School are learning and experimenting with energy. The students are creating, building, and testing catapults and toys to demonstrate potential and kinetic energy in a system. Take a closer look inside the classroom!

Design Selected for 2022-2023 Student Built House

March 10, 2022

Congratulations to South High School junior Lucas Jowett who created the top architectural design selected for next year’s house project! All of the student designs are evaluated by a group of industry builders and educators. Lucas’s design will be built in the 2022-2023 school year in the Stonebook Crossing subdivision in Sheboygan.

Regional Spelling Bee Winners Announced

Regional Spelling Bee Winners Announced

February 28, 2022

Congratulations to the top place finishers at the Regional Spelling Bee!

🥉 3rd place: Cole Spielman, Lincoln-Erdman Elementary School

🥈2nd place: Reegan Cantrall, Urban Middle School

🥇1st place: Anika Tiwari, Warriner Middle School

North High School Junior Experiences Real-Life Scenarios Through Red Raider Manufacturing

North High School Junior Experiences Real-Life Scenarios Through Red Raider Manufacturing

February 8, 2022

Abigail Tagel, a junior at North High School, has taken Tech Ed classes in the Red Raider Manufacturing (RRM) program since her freshman year. Read about her experience and her plans for the future.

Online Learning: Sheboygan Area School District Continues to Offer Virtual Learning Options

Online Learning: Sheboygan Area School District Continues to Offer Virtual Learning Options

February 7, 2022

SASD continues to offer virtual learning options for students at elementary, middle school, and high school levels. Learn more about the program to see if this is a good fit for your family next year.

Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) Funds

January 26, 2022

At the Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, January 25, administration presented an overview of the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief (ESSER) III grant program. View the reports and provide feedback on the plan before it is finalized on February 8, 2022.

Art Students from North and South High Schools Selected for Regional Exhibit

Art Students from North and South High Schools Selected for Regional Exhibit

January 25, 2022

Several students from North High School and South High School have been selected to display their artwork at the Wisconsin Art Education Youth Art Month Regional Exhibit.

Unique Technology Allows Students with Color Blindness to See Color

Unique Technology Allows Students with Color Blindness to See Color

January 19, 2022

Imagine being able to see color for the first time. That’s what South High School art teacher Brian Sommersberger wanted for four of his students with color blindness. Read about this amazing experience.

Red Raider Manufacturing Provides a Glimpse of Future Opportunities for South High School Senior

Red Raider Manufacturing Provides a Glimpse of Future Opportunities for South High School Senior

January 7, 2022

Senior Patrick Beniger II has spent a good deal of his time at South High School involved with the Red Raider Manufacturing program. He’s taken a variety of Tech Ed classes and participated in nine-week co-ops at Old Wisconsin and American Orthodontics, where he is also spending a full year in a youth apprenticeship. Read more.

South High School Art and Tech Ed Students Collaborate on a Unique Project

South High School Art and Tech Ed Students Collaborate on a Unique Project

January 6, 2022

Art and Tech Ed students from South High School recently collaborated on an abstract art project that is now on display in the district’s Instructional Technology department, otherwise known as The Hive. Read more. 

SASD Celebrates Computer Science Education Week with Annual Hour of Code

SASD Celebrates Computer Science Education Week with Annual Hour of Code

December 21, 2021

On Thursday, December 9, students and their families celebrated Computer Science Education Week at the Hour of Code, a fun and interactive annual event held in the South High School Commons.

Sheboygan Area School District Announces $2,000 Sign-On Bonus for New Hires

Sheboygan Area School District Announces $2,000 Sign-On Bonus for New Hires

December 21, 2021

The Sheboygan Area School District is offering a $2,000 sign-on bonus for any new employee working 7 hours or more per day. The sign-on bonus will be paid after an employee works 90 calendar days.

North High School Student Takes Red Raider Manufacturing for a Spin

North High School Student Takes Red Raider Manufacturing for a Spin

December 6, 2021

Two years ago, North High School senior Kaden Gorges took on a formidable challenge: the restoration of his 1967 Ford Mustang Fastback. He’s had to resolve countless problems that come up when working on an older vehicle, including wiring issues and replacing old parts, not to mention getting the car running in the first place. Now, thanks to the Red Raider Manufacturing program, Kaden’s restoration project has relocated to the classroom.

Family Letter: Revised Times for Free Student Shoreline Metro Services Effective 11/29

November 23, 2021

Shoreline Metro will continue to provide free transportation, with a valid student ID, to all students riding Shoreline Metro on school days from 5:45 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. (5:45 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. on Wednesdays). Starting on Monday, November 29, 2021, SASD students will be required to pay normal fares after 4:45 p.m. (3:15 p.m. on Wednesdays) and on the weekends. Read more.

Family Letter: Parent and Caregiver Satisfaction Survey

November 10, 2021

As part of the district’s Long Range Plan, one of our longstanding goals has been continuous improvement for each school and refinement of the continuous improvement process. To help us accomplish this goal, we are conducting a parent survey to help us understand what we are doing well and where we need to improve. Click 'Read More' for the survey link and complete by Nov 24. Thank you!

Elementary Tech Clubs Enrich Learning

Elementary Tech Clubs Enrich Learning

November 3, 2021

Returning this school year, elementary students in the Sheboygan Area School District have the opportunity to participate in before or after school Tech Clubs. Tech Clubs are offered in two sessions at each elementary school throughout the year. Previously called Coding Clubs, Tech Clubs were introduced to provide enrichment activities for students before or after school, and also as a way to provide hands-on learning in the areas of coding and technology.

North High School Junior Named Educators Rising Ambassador

North High School Junior Named Educators Rising Ambassador

November 3, 2021

North High School junior Sophia Gielow, a new member of the district-wide Educators Rising chapter that includes students from both North High School and South High School, was recently named an Educators Rising Ambassador for the 2021-2022 school year. Learn more.

Red Raider Manufacturing Prepares South High Student for Automotive Career

Red Raider Manufacturing Prepares South High Student for Automotive Career

November 2, 2021

During his time at South High School, senior Tyler Skaggs has taken advantage of numerous opportunities to explore potential career options and learn valuable skills through participation in the Red Raider Manufacturing program. Read more.

SASD Implements New Bridges Elementary Math Curriculum

October 6, 2021

The Sheboygan Area School District has implemented a new elementary curriculum called Bridges in Mathematics this school year. The curriculum was successfully piloted last year and is being implemented at the 4K and elementary levels starting this fall.

New Location for SASD Administrative Services Staff

October 6, 2021

After careful consideration and due diligence to ensure that the space will meet our needs, the Sheboygan Area School District has purchased the office complex previously home to the Wilson Mutual Insurance Company and Encova Insurance, located at 3330 Stahl Road. The location will serve as the new Sheboygan Area School District Administrative Services Building.

The first departments will move starting November 1. Click 'Read More' for a timeline by department.

Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for 2021 Project House

Groundbreaking Ceremony Held for 2021 Project House

September 14, 2021

The North and South High School House Construction students held a Groundbreaking Ceremony for Project 2021 on Tuesday, September 14 at the construction site located on Lot #78 in the new Stonebrook Crossing. Project 2021 is the 24th home that will be built by SASD students.

SASD Welcomes New School and District Leaders

September 13, 2021

The Sheboygan Area School District welcomes new school and district leaders for the 2021-22 school year.

Family Letter: Board of Education Special Session Update

August 31, 2021

Please read this letter emailed to families following the Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, August 31.

South High School Graduate Grateful for a Head Start on Her Career Path

South High School Graduate Grateful for a Head Start on Her Career Path

June 7, 2021

During a year that was anything but typical, South High School graduate Sydney Barrington took advantage of every opportunity to make her high school years count and gain valuable work experience in her chosen field.

Young Entrepreneurs Receive Investment Funds from Sheboygan Business Leaders

Young Entrepreneurs Receive Investment Funds from Sheboygan Business Leaders

May 27, 2021

Young entrepreneurs at Sheboygan North and South High Schools pitched their business startups to a group of Sheboygan area business professionals at the 2021 Pitch Night.

Sheboygan Area School District Celebrates Teacher, Student Who Win Kohl Foundation Scholarship

Sheboygan Area School District Celebrates Teacher, Student Who Win Kohl Foundation Scholarship

April 7, 2021

A South High School student and teacher are among the recipients of Herb Kohl Foundation scholarships or awards.

LU, Sheboygan Area School District Partner to Diversify Local Classrooms

March 31, 2021

The Sheboygan Area School District (SASD) and Lakeland University are collaborating on a local solution to a national issue by home-growing more Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) teachers.

Letter to Families: Looking Ahead to 2021-2022 School Year

Letter to Families: Looking Ahead to 2021-2022 School Year

March 25, 2021

At the March 23 Board of Education meeting, the Board engaged with administration on planning for the 2021-2022 school year. Please review this letter and the presentation to the Board for the most detailed information on our plans. Updated: Link to Video of Board Meeting Added

View the SASD Calendars

March 18, 2021

Calendars for the 2020-21 and 2021-22 school years are available on our website.

The Sheboygan Area School District Brand

November 23, 2020

At the Sheboygan Area School District, we take pride in offering a variety of learning opportunities within our 25 distinct schools.

Securly: New Student Online Safety Solution

August 17, 2020

As we begin the 2020-2021 school year, we are pleased to share that the Sheboygan Area School District has installed an improved internet filtering solution for all school technology including chromebooks, ipads, and desktop computers.

Sheboygan Area School District Celebrates Teachers, Students Who Win Kohl Foundation Scholarship

May 1, 2020

Two North High teachers, two North High students, and one South High student are the recipients of Herb Kohl Foundation scholarships or awards.

Three Sheboygan Area School District Schools Honored with Wisconsin Title I Schools of Recognition

Three Sheboygan Area School District Schools Honored with Wisconsin Title I Schools of Recognition

April 9, 2020

Cooper Elementary, Grant Elementary, and James Madison Elementary Schools are among 107 schools statewide selected as Wisconsin Title I Schools of Recognition in the Beating-the-Odds category for the 2019-2020 school year.

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