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First Day of School


TUESDAY, Sept. 2nd

       Freshmen Orientation


      7:        7:30 AM - 8:30 AM              Welcome and Introductions

  (Meet in the Performing Arts Center)

                 8:30 AM – 9:10 AM         Tour of CHS by Teachers

                 9:15 AM – 10:05 AM       Shortened Class Schedule

                                                            9:15 AM – 9:20 AM              1st Hour

                                                            9:25 AM – 9:30 AM              2nd Hour

                                                                   9:35 AM – 9:40 AM              3rd Hour

                                                            9:45 AM – 9:50 AM              4th Hour

                                                            9:55 AM – 10:00 AM            5th Hour

                                                            10:05 AM – 10:10 AM          6th Hour

                                                            10:15 AM – 10:20 AM          7th Hour

                                                            10:25 AM – 10:30 AM          8th Hour

                                                             10:30 AM – 10:55 AM      Lunch


10th-12th Graders

                    Bus routes will run 3 ½ hours later than the routing letter states. 

                  For special days like this we do encourage students to be out at the stops earlier than the time listed on their letter.



School Begins for All 9th – 12th Graders:

(Note: The 1st day of school you will attend all 8 periods)


                                                      11:00 AM to 11:23 AM         1st Hour

                                                11:28 AM to 11:51 AM         2nd Hour

                                                11:56 AM to 12:20 PM         3rd Hour

                                                12:25 PM to 12:48 PM         4th Hour

                                                12:53 PM to 1:16 PM           5th Hour

                                                1:21 PM to 1:44 PM             6th Hour

                                                1:49 PM to 2:12 PM             7th Hour

                                                2:17 PM to 2:40 PM             8th Hour

                                                2:40 PM                                 End of School Day








                                            CHS Recognized as a Level 1 AP Pacesetter School

The Wisconsin Advanced Placement Advisory Council recognized Cedarburg High School for promoting broad student AP exam participation with strong achievement results in 2013.

CHS was recognized as a Level 1 AP Pacesetter school, one of only seven in the state, with over 30% of all high school students taking an AP exam and over 70% of all exam participants earning a score of 3 or above (out of 5). A score of 3 or better is often accepted by higher education institutions for college credit or advanced standing.

In 2013, 37% of CHS students took at least one exam for a total of 691 exams taken, both being school records.  The Wisconsin Advanced Placement Advisory Council is comprised of Wisconsin secondary and collegiate educators who are dedicated to expanding access to AP coursework and rigorous learning for all college bound students.  The data for the WAPAC award is readily available on the DPI website. 

CHS Memorial Kicknic

Join the CHS Student Council for the 2014 Memorial Kicknic, May 16th at 5:00 p.m., to support the American Legion Legacy Scholarship Fund. The kickball tournament is open to teams of all ages. Find more information, registration information and forms here.

CHS Nominated as a Blue Ribbon School

We are pleased to announce that Cedarburg High School is one of only eight schools in the state to be nominated by State Superintendent Tony Evers for the National Blue Ribbon Program which recognizes overall academic excellence or progress in improving student achievement. Please click the DPI press release.

Cedarburg High School Recognized Nationally for Commitment to Music Education

For the second year in a row, Cedarburg High School received the SupportMusic Merit Award as part of the Best Communities for Music Education program from NAMM and the NAMM Foundation. The Best Communities program acknowledges schools and districts across the United States for their commitment to and support of music education in schools. The high school was one of ninety-six schools across the nation to receive the award and one of two schools recognized in our state.

Wisconsin DPI Releases State Report Cards: CHS is #1 in the STATE!

Cedarburg High School has an Overall Accountability Score  of 92.6, "Significantly Exceeds Expectations," on the recently released Wisconsin DPI School Report Cards. This superior rating puts CHS at  #1 in the State of Wisconsin in comparison to other public schools. The District's Overall Accountablity Score is 82.4, "Exceeds Expectations," which in comparison to other K-12 districts puts CSD as #3 in the state.  For more information, visit http://goo.gl/mWhMjL or access the CHS Report Card directly at http://goo.gl/WLRmxN.

Red Quill Award

Cedarburg High School has been awarded the prestigious RED QUILL AWARD.  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.

AP Honor Award

The College Board has recognized CHS with placement on the 3rd Annual AP District Honor Roll for simultaneously increasing access to Advanced Placement course work while increasing the percentage of students earning scores of 3 or higher on AP Exams.  Cedarburg is one of only 539 school districts in the US and Canada to be honored with this award.  Click here for the complete list of schools being recognized.

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.

Department of Public Instruction Report Card