High School
1801 Losey Blvd. S | La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601 | 608-789-7900 | FAX: 608-789-7931

Week of December 21

Central High School Holiday Office Hours:

Our offices will be closed from Wednesday, December 23rd to Monday, January 4th

In case of emergency please call (608)789-7900 and leave a message.  Someone will return your call.

Holiday School Schedule:

Monday, Dec 21st EL schedule 1,3,5,7

Tuesday, Dec. 22nd EL Schedule 2,4,6,8

Non-school days are:

Wednesday, Dec. 23rd thru Friday, Jan. 1st

We will return to virtual learning on Monday, Jan 4th at 8 AM

School pictures through Lifetouch Photos have been postponed.  When re-scheduled we will post the new date.

La Cocina is our school/community food pantry for all families in need.  They provide a variety of canned and other non-perishable food items, toiletries, hygiene products and gently used clothing items.  It is located adjacent to the single door entrance off the Administrator parking lot bordering the Travis Street & Losey Boulevard intersection.  One evening a week it will be staffed from 3:45 – 5:30 PM with “no-contact parking lot service”.

Younger Year Photos will be accepted by Mrs. Colburn at lcolburn@lacrossesd.org until December 11th.  Younger year photos are photos of groups of seniors from elementary field trips, birthday parties, or sports teams in their younger years.

The Central Yearbook Staff is offering you a chance to publicly congratulate and wish your senior future success by placing a Parent Ad in the 2021 yearbook.  Postcards from Jostens will be sent out soon with information to create the ad on-line.  The due date is January 15, 2021.  Another option available is to pick up a form in the First Floor Office or request one at lcolburn@lacrossesd.org.  Paper forms are due December 18th.  The cost for each ad is $35.  Questions , contact Lisa Colburn at 789-3085 or at lcolburn@lacrossesd.org.

The Future Center advisor Haley Moe is available for assistance.  You may contact her at hmoe@lacrossepromise.org to set up a meeting.  The Future Center advisors have put together a virtual resource library for students who want or need information regarding topics such as Xello, FAFSA, College Applications and others.  Visit La Crosse Promise Youtube. Students should be looking at and evaluating all options available to them.

Scholarships are a great way to finance your education.  Check the Future Center Scholarship page for opportunities.

Sgt Nick Linder with the Wisconsin Army National Guard is a great resource for students to understand the different jobs and well as the benefits in the National Guard.

Job Opportunities are now listed on the Central High School Website under the Student Services Page.

News from Student Services:

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Senior Scholarship Opportunities:



This application enters into consideration for approximately 70 general scholarships that will be awarded to Central seniors at the Senior Scholarship Program on Monday, April 26, 2021 at 7:00 PM.  Those planning to go to college are highly encouraged to complete this application.  Applications must be completed/submitted by 3:30 PM on Friday, February 5, 2021

Central High School Scholarship Application


Seniors:  If you are applying to college, you may need to send your high school transcript.  Please note that transcripts will not be processed over the holiday break.  All requests should be made through Parchment no later than Monday, Dec. 21.  Email your counselor if you have questions.