SCC High School

Kohl Excellence Scholarship Nominee

Sadie Buckel

The Kohl Excellence Scholarship program recognizes student leadership, citizenship, school and community involvement and academic achievement. It is the goal of the program to encourage Wisconsin youth to pursue post-secondary education in a public or nonpublic university, college, or vocational/technical college. The Kohl Excellence Foundation awards $1,000 scholarships to ten Wisconsin high school graduates each year.

St. Croix Central is proud to announce that Sadie Buckel has been nominated to receive the Kohl Excellence Scholarship. Sadie is the daughter of Chris and Jonalee Buckel of Hammond. Congratulations Sadie!


Student Athletes Achieve Academic Excellence

On Wednesday, December 3rd student athletes were honored at the high school “Wednesday Morning Meeting” for their achievements academically during the fall sports season. Criteria to receive the fall sports season Individual GPA and Team GPA awards include:
     - Participate in the entire fall seasaon
     - Earn the highest individual GPA amongst each particular athletic program
     - Collective highest team GPA earns the team award
     - All participants at each level, c-team, junior varsity and varsity, are eligible and
        considered for these awards.
     - Fall athletic teams include: volleyball, boys’ cross country, girls’ cross country,
        girls’ golf, football, cheerleading and dance.

Congratulations to these individuals for balancing both athletics and academics in a successful manner.

Individual (L to R) Trent Smith-FB, Collin Nelson-FB, Audra Scott-Golf, Katherine Koerper-VB, Mikaelyn Fry-VB, Sadie Buckel-VB, Megan Edelman-Dance, Parker Standaert-Cheerleading, McKenna Johnson-XCountry, and Michael Sauer-XCountry
Team GPA Award: Girls Golf - (L to R) Hailey Schultz, Audra Scott, Sarah Phillips, Brittney Nabors, Ana Erickson, Emma Landry, and Carolyn Morris


Upcoming Events and Announcements

Upcoming Blood Mobiles in the District

Wednesday, January 28, 1  - 7 P.M. Roberts UCC  (highway 12)

Wednesday, February 18, 12 – 6 P.M. Trinity Lutheran Church, Broadway Street, Hammond  



Compass Exam Date

The COMPASS is the preferred entrance exam for students who are planning on enrolling to a Chippewa Valley Technical College Campus. The COMPASS is an untimed, computerized test that helps CVTC evaluate each students’ skill level. The results are used to determine program acceptance and placement into appropriate courses. Students will receive their COMPASS test results immediately upon completion of testing. The exam will be offered at St. Croix Central High School on Wednesday, February 18th at 8:00 a.m. Students can register for the test by paying the $20 registration fee to the counseling office by Tuesday, February 17th. Please make checks payable to SCC.



School Closings

When the school is to be closed for the day or for early dismissal due to inclement weather it will be announced via the following:

Radio Television Internet
WCCO 830 AM KSTP TV Channel 5 News

WIXK New Richmond 1590 AM WCCO TV Channel 5 News
WEVR River Falls 1550 AM - 106.3 FM

We ask that you please do not call the school during this time unless you have an emergency.  The phones are needed for our communications.  Since many parents work, it may be wise to have a contingency plan if an early dismissal is necessary.

Channel 5 School Alert

Some people have asked if the AlertNow announcements could be sent out earlier than 6:00 am. The answer is yes!  If you would like to receive a message at the earliest possible time, you may sign-up to receive our school announcements via Channel 5 School Alert.  The Channel 5 School Alert system will be called first by administration and will allow you to receive any announcement within minutes of it being posted.

Click on the Channel 5 School Alert system link below to sign up to receive alerts via email or text message.

Register to receive ALERTS via EMAIL or text messaging



ACT Exam Dates @ SCC

Questions?  Please contact H.S. Counselor Jeff Fern at 715-796-5383 ext. 1122 or Email:

  • September 13, 2014   
  • October 25, 2014        
  • December 13, 2014
  • April 18, 2015
  • June 13, 2015

Students can sign up for the exam at:


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