The Sheboygan Area School District is proud to announce four students and three staff members have been recognized by the Herb Kohl Educational Foundation.
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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Starting Wednesday, January 12, the Sheboygan Area School District will adjust isolation and quarantine guidelines to at least 5 days, as outlined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
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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.
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.
At this time, SASD guidelines for COVID-19 isolation and quarantine have not changed, including the guidelines for positive cases and household close contacts. Read more.
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.
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.
SASD has partnered with Prevea Health to offer free, on-site COVID-19 vaccination clinics for students ages 5 and up and their families. Appointments are required.
UPDATE: The Jefferson Elementary School clinic has been cancelled. If you have an appointment scheduled at this clinic, you will be contacted by Prevea Health to reschedule at another location.
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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.
Families who would like to make a school choice for next school year should complete the online form by Feb 8, 2022.
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.
Wisconsin Lieutenant Governor Mandela Barnes visited South High School yesterday to meet with the South High School WE RISE student group and the North High School START Change student group. Students took advantage of a full hour to ask Lt. Governor Barnes thoughtful questions on a variety of topics relating to equity, inclusion, activism, and societal issues.
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!
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 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.
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.
Sheboygan North High School will partner with area veterans’ organizations to honor our veterans who served in the armed forces at a Community Veterans’ Day program on Thursday, November 11, 2021 at the Sheboygan North High School Acuity Fieldhouse. Doors will open to the public at 9:00 a.m. with the program scheduled for presentation at 9:30 a.m.
On October 12, 2021, the Board of Education approved the following masking mitigation requirements:
Schools will notify families when the threshold is reached and masks will be temporarily required.
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.
October is National 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. Read more.
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.
COVID-19 testing will soon be available free of charge at a majority of school locations in the Sheboygan Area School District and is available to all students, staff, and families. Enhanced mitigation efforts will begin Monday, October 11 requiring symptomatic students to have a negative COVID-19 test to return to school or students will remain home for 10 days.
We are monitoring and updating two data points daily: student absences and a COVID-19 dashboard showing positive staff and student cases at each building. Both of these resources will be updated by 12 noon each school day with information from the previous school day.
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.
Please read this letter emailed to families following the Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, August 31.
The Sheboygan Area School District Board of Education will hold a Special Session meeting Tuesday, August 31 at 6:00 p.m. in the South High School Commons. The sole purpose of the meeting is to discuss and take possible action on the district's COVID-19 mask requirements and mitigation strategies.
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.
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 at Sheboygan North and South High Schools pitched their business startups to a group of Sheboygan area business professionals at the 2021 Pitch Night.
Updated 5-27-21: Sheboygan Area School District students (ages 12 and older) and their parents/guardians are invited to receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine in collaboration with Prevea Health. On-site vaccination clinics will be held at South High School and Horace Mann Middle School.
The Sheboygan Area School District is proud to announce our historic outdoor graduation ceremonies will be held on Saturday, June 5, 2021 at Vollrath Park. Two graduation ceremonies will be held to ensure social distancing of students, staff, and guests.
A South High School student and teacher are among the recipients of Herb Kohl Foundation scholarships or awards.
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.
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
“Our goal is to feed as many students as possible. The best part of this challenge in the past year was being able to reach students that we normally would not due to the flexibilities provided by the USDA -- free meals for ALL students and ability for adults to pick up meals on behalf of children."
To help improve internet speeds across Wisconsin, the Department of Public Instruction is teaming up with Measurement Lab, a non-profit broadband advocacy organization, to test home internet connection speeds. You can help out by testing your home internet speed with Measurement Lab’s broadband speed test. All it takes is three clicks--it’s that easy.
At tonight’s Board of Education meeting, our administrative team presented a plan for Farnsworth, Horace Mann, and Urban Middle Schools as well as North and South High Schools to transition to in-person learning four days a week beginning Monday, February 22. Wednesdays will remain an asynchronous learning day for hybrid students and also allows teachers time to work with virtual students.
On December 22, the SASD Board of Education and administration set our return to in-person learning on Monday, January 11 in the Hybrid model. We will continue to offer a virtual learning option for families that prefer to continue in the virtual model. Please read this important letter.
In an announcement today, the district notified parents that there has been a change in date of the next Board meeting. The December 15 board meeting is postponed to December 22.
The Sheboygan Area School District is discussing preliminary plans to return to in-person learning in a Hybrid model in January. Several dates were discussed, but no decision has been made. Please read this important letter and complete our parent survey by Sunday, December 13 to provide your feedback.
Every year, the SASD hosts an ‘Hour of Code’ event designed to demystify code and show that anybody can learn the basics. This year our event is going VIRTUAL and is open to all students, parents and community members.
The Sheboygan Area School District will extend virtual learning at all schools at least through Thanksgiving Break with a high probability of further extension due to the increasing community burden rate.
The Sheboygan Area School District has made the decision to temporarily transition all schools to an online learning model. The last day of in-person learning for students will be Friday, October 16. Monday, October 19 will be a non-school day for all students, and virtual learning across the district will start on Tuesday, October 20.
The Fox River Classic Conference (FRCC) will move all fall high school sports including football, boys soccer, cross country, girls golf, girls tennis, girls swim and dive, and girls volleyball to the spring.
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.
Two North High teachers, two North High students, and one South High student are the recipients of Herb Kohl Foundation scholarships or awards.
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.
The Farnsworth Middle School International Club is devoted to learning about the cultures and customs of the world while providing a social outlet for students who share these interests. Sometimes those interests provide batteries that support children in school on the other side of the world.