News and Announcements
Forbes Names the Cedarburg School District as One of the Best in the Nation for your Housing Dollar
Forbes.com recently published it's "Best Schools for your Housing Buck" and Cedarburg School District ranks 6th in the nation. Forbes ranked the best schools in the country where the median home price was less than double the national median.
Join Us in Celebrating Our Students' Success as Reported on the State School Report Card and District Report Card
We are thrilled to report…
Cedarburg School District earned the third highest accountability score in the state of all K-12 public school districts!!
Cedarburg High School earned the highest accountability score in the state of any 9-12 public high school!!
Webster Transitional School earned the fourth highest accountability score in the state of any 6-8 public middle school!!
Three schools received the accountability rating of Significantly Exceeds Expectations!!
Two schools received the accountability rating of Exceeds Expectations!!
All schools demonstrated growth in math, reading or both areas!!
All schools demonstrated growth in Closing Gaps with one or more subgroups (Special Education, Socioeconomic Status, Racial/Ethnic groups)!!
The Cedarburg School District is proud of our accomplishments and thank parents and community members for their continued support in making Cedarburg School District THE destination district.
2012-13 District and School Report Cards Released - Cedarburg continues a tradition of quality education
As part of the new state accountability system, reflected in Wisconsin’s approved Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) Flexibility Request, the Department of Public Instruction (DPI) has produced report cards for every district and school in Wisconsin. Overall our schools continue to make outstanding progress in providing a topnotch education to all students. We are proud and thrilled to share our scores with you, visit our school report card page here.
Thorson's Patty Kestell Named Elementary School Physical Education Teacher of the Year
The Cedarburg School District is proud to congratulate Patty Kestell on her selection as the National Physical Education Teacher of the Year at the elementary level. The award is given by the National Association for Sport and Physical Education in recognition of outstanding teaching performance and the ability to motivate today's youth to participate in a lifetime of physical activity. Congratulations, Patty!
Cedarburg High School Named to Top High School List
Newsweek announced America's Best High Schools of 2013. Cedarburg High School was named 2nd best in Wisconsin and 379th in the nation. Congratulations Bulldogs!!!
Washington Post Names Cedarburg High School to America's Most Challenging High Schools List
Cedarburg High School has been named to The Washington Post's list of the most challenging schools in the country. There are more than 1,900 schools on the America's Most Challenging High Schools list. View the Post's full list of national and local rankings of how effectively a school prepares its students for college including Cedarburg's #4 ranking in Wisconsin here.
Westlawn Elementary School Earns National Recognition as a Green Ribbon School!
Westlawn was one of four schools in Wisconsin and sixty-four schools in the nation to be recognized as a Green Ribbon School. The award honors Westlawn for their exemplary efforts to reduce environmental impact and utility costs, promote better health and ensure effective environmental education. See the full list of awardees here.
CHS Earns Red Quill Award
Cedarburg High School has been awarded the prestigious RED QUILL LEGACY AWARD from ACT. This national award honors student academic excellence as well as the high level of dedication and focus of teachers who provide all students with many exceptional opportunities to succeed. Cedarburg High School is one of only 4 schools in the state and the only North Shore school to be selected for this honor. Click here to see the letter and view the list of schools who have been selected.