Freshmen who want to order class rings have until Dec. 14, 2018 to place an online order. To do so, please visit Jostens.com.
Seniors: You have until Dec. 14, 2018 to order your cap and gown and any other graduation supplies from Jostens without being charged a late fee. Please visit Jostens.com to do so.
Kickapoo Boys Basketball defeats Wonewoc-Center 62-43 and Kickapoo Girls Basketball defeats De Soto 73-33 in Coach Wiegel’s 500th game!
School will be 2 hours late this morning, Monday December 3rd
Dec 1 - Boys Basketball - Cashton @ Kickapoo - POSTPONED TBA. Fluctuating temps in the area are creating differences from one location to another, even slight changes in elevation. Very slippery spots remain.
Attention Kickapoo families...here is another site to access for those of you who were affected by the flood. We hope that some of you are finding some extra assistance through some of these resources. https://www.fhlbc.com/news/details/2018/11/19/federal-home-loan-bank-of-chicago-announces-$125-000-in-financial-assistance-for-flood-hit-communities-in-central-wisconsin
REMINDER - 4K Screening - Wed, Dec 5, 2018 - Please call 627-0107 to set up a screening time or let us know if you can't make it that day!
Reminder, there is a community meeting regarding the future of the pool. The engineering report will be presented at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday November 28th.
All Kickapoo clothing orders are due on Wednesday, November 21st. No late orders will be accepted due to the Thanksgiving Holiday.
The DPI responded to the school districts request for a school start date waiver. In spite of overwhelming support from the parent survey, 75 percent support for an early start date, DPI denied the request on the grounds that we cannot predict we will continue to have adverse weather events. If you support an earlier school start date call your elected officials next week and let your voice be heard.
FFA Fruit orders are due on Wednesday, November 7th to Mrs. Geary, Mrs. Gretebeck or Mr. Von Glahn.
The board will hold a special meeting on November 28th at 6:30 pm in the auditorium. The meeting will be devoted to the results of an engineering report on the pool, interested community members should plan to attend. The board would like to hear from community members as they receive information that will help inform important decisions regarding the future of the facilities.
ELEMENTARY HALLOWEEN PARADE: The correct time of the Elementary Halloween Parade today is 2:30 p.m. in the Elementary Gym.
The Kickapoo Area School District is seeking applications for a part-time (29 hours/ week) elementary special education teacher’s aide. Experience working with special needs children is preferred but not required. Applicants must be able to provide a Wisconsin Special Education Aide license or be eligible for licensure. Starting pay is $12.26/hour. Applicants are required to submit: Letter of Application/Interest Resume Three Letters of Recommendation Douglas Olsen, District Administrator Kickapoo Area School District S6520 State Hwy 131 Viola WI 54664 Please call the District Office at 608-627-0102 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions regarding this position. Deadline to apply is 3:00 P.M. on Friday, November 9, 2018
Congratulations to Anelise Egge who medaled today with her 8th place finish at the WIAA State Cross Country Meet!
PEP RALLY: There will be a Pep Rally to send Anelise Egge off to Cross Country State at 3:10 p.m. today in the HS Gym.
FAN BUS for STATE CC There will be a fan bus sign up in the HS office for Saturday's CC State meet at the Ridges Golf Course in WI Rapids. Kickapoo students can ride for free and adults will be charged $5. Please sign up on the sheet in the office by the end of the day on Thursday.
Congratulations to Anelise Egge on her 1st place finish at today’s WIAA Sectional Meet at Durand. She has qualified to run at the WIAA State Meet next Saturday in Wisconsin Rapids! Official Results: https://www.wiaawi.org/Portals/0/PDF/Results/Cross_Country/2018/gdurandsectional.pdf
Tonight’s tailgate party will be held in the all purpose room! Hope to see you there!
MS FB tonight at La Farge will start at 4:30pm.
The internet at school is down and may be for some time. Please call the offices if you are attempting to contact us for any reason. We can not receive emails at this time. Thank you. 627-1494
Kickapoo defeats Wonewoc-Center 3-1, the Panthers will take on Bangor, at Bangor, Thursday in the second round of regionals. Good luck Lady Panthers
WIAA Volleyball Regional Ticket Prices for tonight - $5 for everyone, children under six are $1.
The school start date survey will remain open until the end of the school day on Wednesday.
CONFERENCE CC SHIRTS $12.00 each up to XL $14.00 XXL or larger **youth sizes available Please specify sizes. Send email to: email@example.com with order by noon TODAY!
REMINDER: Cross Country shirt orders need to be in to Mrs. Geary by noon TODAY, Monday, October 15th.
School Start Date Survey - Kickapoo Area Schools is seeking feedback regarding the School Start Date. Please take 30 seconds to read and answer this one question survey. We pleasantly ask that only those with current students enrolled at Kickapoo complete the survey and only one response is submitted per family. Thank you for your help! Survey Link - https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/SHMH55S
Annual Meeting Notice Kickapoo Area School District PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN to the qualified electors of the Kickapoo Area School District that the Annual Meeting will be held at said District for the transaction of such business as may lawfully come before it. It will be held in the Kickapoo District Conference Room belonging to said School District located in the Town of Kickapoo, Vernon County, Wisconsin, on Monday, October 22, 2018, at 7:00 P.M. directly following the Budget Hearing which will be held at the same time and place stated above. Dated this 10th day of October, 2018 Dan Chroninger, District Clerk
Walk to School day has been rescheduled for THURSDAY 10-11-18 due to rain in the forecast for Wednesday.
REMINDERS - Tues Oct 9, HS VB Parent's Night & MS VB Parent's Night - Thurs Oct 11, VB Senior Night - Fri Oct 12, Homecoming FB Game - Fri Oct 19, HS FB Parent's Night & FB Senior Night
Board agenda for Monday, October 8th posted in the News section.
MS VB - La Farge @ Kickapoo - Monday Oct 1 will start at 4:30pm...change from 5:00pm.
Varsity Football - Wonewoc-Center @ Kickapoo-La Farge From Aug 31...will be made up on Oct 19 @ 7:00pm @ Kickapoo.
All Cross Country practices for tonight have been CANCELED.
The Cross Country Meet for tonight has been postponed. There will be practice.
JV & C TEAM VB TOURNEY AT KICKAPOO ON MONDAY SEPT 17 IS CANCELLED. Two of three teams have to make up conference games that day.
The Kickapoo Area School District and the Board of Education have elected to waive all admission prices at the remaining fall athletic events at Kickapoo. Instead, there will be a free will donation jar at each event. All proceeds will go to area flood relief. Thank you for your continued support!
Starting Monday, September 17th the district will be adding 6 minutes to the end of the school day for the rest of the school year in order to make up the flood days. Release times will now be 3:21 and 3:26 for the elementary and for the ms/hs respectively.
Race Times for Tonight's CC Meet: 4:00 - MS Girls 4:30 - MS Boys 5:00 - HS Girls 5:30 - HS Boys
The school district will not have an early release on September 21. With the canceling of school and the Horse and Colt Show due to flooding, we will use that extra time to offset lost minutes of instruction.
I usually don’t post that we ARE having school, but given the unusual circumstances lately I am tonight! Mr O
MS VB Games on Monday and Tuesday have been cancelled because we have not had practice yet. The first game will be Sept 17 @ Seneca.
HS & MS Cross Country from Sept 4 at Westby has been rescheduled to Sept 18 @ Westby.
Thursday, Sept 6 - HS FB, HS VB, HS CC, MS FB, and MS CC Practices WILL resume today, even though we did not have school. Normal time (3:30) for all. Musical practice tonight is also on. MS VB will start officially on Monday after school with an optional practice tomorrow after school. DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH WATER. Plan your route now, and if you can’t make it, let your coach know.
Buildings and Grounds meeting 9/7/18 at 7:15 a.m Agenda: Pool issues, Erosion
School is canceled for Thursday, water is beginning to recede but road checks will need to continue.
A notice to all families displaced by recent flooding, if you are staying with extended family, friends, or otherwise are in transition, please inquire at the office about potential services that are available. This may include; automatic qualification for free lunch, if new housing is not located within the district you may continue at Kickapoo with transportation.
Sept 8 - Kickapoo will not be attending the Lancaster VB tourney on Saturday Sept 8. We will not enough practice time before then.
Friday Sept 7 - Kickapoo-La Farge vs Riverdale @ Kickapoo has been moved to Monday Sept 10 @ 6:00pm.
Sept 5 - All Practices and after school activities are cancelled.
AP ENGLISH MESSAGE: AP English will start at 7:15 a.m. on the first day of school.
The radar looks unforgiving, with regrets school is canceled for Wednesday, September 5th. Be safe everyone, c’mon SUN
Sept 4, 2018 - All practices and after school activities today are cancelled. Please continue to monitor all announcements.
The school will be open today (9/4) until 3:00 for any new Elementary and MS/HS students students who would like to register or for students to pick up their schedules. Please be careful with the roads if you are coming in.
Formal teacher In-service activities are canceled for today.
Scheduled HS FB Practice on Tuesday Sept 4 will be from 3:45 to 6:00pm. Please keep on eye on all announcements as the weather unfolds.
Cross Country at Westby on Tues Sept 4 has been cancelled. Normal practice at 3:30-5:00.
Shrek Rehearsal: We will be having rehearsal for Shrek on Tuesday, Sept. 4th with all named characters (that do not have sporting events). We will be covering Act I from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. in the auditorium. We will cover Act II on Thursday, Sept. 6th, 6:00-9:00 p.m.
The middle school football scrimmage on Tuesday, Sept. 4, is postponed due to lack of practice. It will be made up on Thursday Sept 6 at La Farge at 5:00pm.
The pool will be closed until further notice. Sorry for the inconvenience.
REMINDER: Just a reminder that the Labor Day Parade scheduled for today was canceled.
Do you need assistance with completing disaster relief forms? The Kickapoo High School computer lab will be open on Monday, September 3 from noon-3:00 p.m. to help community members report flood damage. There will be people to assist you with typing in the forms if needed.
Any new students should come and register on Tuesday from 7:30-3:30. Also MS/HS students may pick up their schedules then as well. Parents, please know we will be asking students for any school supplies/clothing, etc. needs they have when they return on Wednesday. Our thoughts are with everyone during this very difficult time and we will do all we can to make sure kids have what they will need.
The school will be open on the following dates and times for people to access the showers and get to supplies dropped off by the Red Cross and emergency management. Saturday 12-3, Sunday 10-3, and Monday 10-3.
Middle school volleyball practice will begin on the first day of school, Wednesday, September 5th. Practice will run from 3:30 to 5:00.
All practices are CANCELLED FRIDAY. All practices will resume Tuesday. Kickapoo-La Farge will play football at Riverdale on Friday as normal. Make up FB game with Wonewoc-Center/Weston will be announced next week.
The District will be postponing the start of school to Wednesday, September 5th. Teachers will have a scheduled day of inservice on Tuesday, September 4th. We hope this will give more time for cleanup and inspection and repair of roads.
The power to the school is back on, but there are limited ways to get to the school. Some employees will be at the school on Friday. I know everyone wants information about if school will start on Tuesday, but right now we are gathering information to make the best decision we can. With more rain potentially in the forecast, patience is required. Please know we are conferring with emergency management and county officials to make these decisions.
Volunteers are needed in the Village of Viola as there are many people in need all over. If you are able to help please contact Beth Campbell at the Village hall in Viola. Thoughts with everyone in this difficult time.
8/31/18 - Football - CANCELLED Wonewoc-Center/Weston @ Kickapoo/La Farge CANCELLED. Make up info to follow.
Thursday 8/30/18 - Volleyball - La Farge @ Kickapoo has been cancelled. All practices at Kickapoo are also cancelled. Be safe.
8/29/18 - All practices and school related events are obviously cancelled. Please stay safe!
8/28/18 - All athletic events and practices at Kickapoo and La Farge today are canceled.
Due to flooding, and the impending rise of the Kickapoo river, and the west fork already flooding, the spaghetti supper is canceled for tonight. Formal in service activities for teachers are also canceled for today and tomorrow.
All band activities that were scheduled for this morning are cancelled.
8/28/18 - VOLLEYBALL Kickapoo @ Wonewoc is CANCELLED. Make up TBA
MS FB Practice Starts August 23 at 5 pm @ Kickapoo
The pool will close at 3:30 each day 8/21 - 8/24. Also a reminder that the pool will be closed from 8/27 - 9/3. The pool will open for regular school hours on 9/4. Please check the school website for any scheduling changes and updates. Thank you!
MS VB Practice - Middle School Volleyball practice will officially start on the first day of school, September 4th, from 3:30 to 5:00 pm. There will be an optional practice on Thursday, August 30th from 3:30 to 5:00. All practices will take place in the elementary gym. Due to the number of 7th & 8th graders playing Volleyball, gym space, playing time, etc, we will NOT be offering volleyball to 6th graders.
Scholarship Recipients: If you have not already done so, please send your Fall semester verification items to Melissa Powell in the District Office so she can process your scholarship checks. Thank you!
Sorry for the inconvenience, but the pool will close at 3:30 on Monday, August 20th. Thank you!
The first day of MS FB practice will be August 23 at 5 pm @ Kickapoo.
Students going into grades 6 through 12 can pick up their schedules on Wed., Aug. 22nd between 7:30AM - 4:30PM. New students can also register and speak with Mr. Donovan to schedule classes.
Instead of holding a traditional in person meeting, please review the Beginning of the Year Athletic Information available in the Documents Section: http://www.kickapoo.k12.wi.us/o/kickapoo/browse/11658
Athletic Registration for the 2018-19 school year is now open. Here is the link to the registration page (also available on the KAS Athletic webpage): https://kickapoo-ar.rschooltoday.com
Summer strength and conditioning will remain the same time for the last two weeks of class due to large class sizes.
Pool Updates......The Kickapoo pool will be closing at 5:00 (weekdays) August 13 - 24th. The pool will be closed from August 27th - September 4th. Normal pool hours will resume on September 5th. *Please check the website for any changes and updates to the schedule. Thank you!
The Babysitting Class will be having a Meet & Greet this Wed., July 25th, from 10:00 - 10:30 a.m. in the elementary cafeteria for people with children who are in need of babysitters.
T-ball is cancelled for tonight. The last practice will be in Viola next Thursday night.
Football Camp and 1st Week of Practice Info available in the NEWS section: http://www.kickapoo.k12.wi.us/article/54012?org=kickapoo
The pool will close at 3:00 on 7/10. Sorry for the inconvenience.
The district is advertising for a high school math teacher due to Mrs. Griffin accepting a position at the Westby School District. Applicants can apply through WECAN. Please share widely!
The pool will be closed on July 4th. Happy 4th of July!
The pool will be closed on Sunday and Monday, June 24 & 25.
June 21, 2018 - ALL Summer Baseball, Softball, and TeeBall are cancelled.
The Pool will be closed Thursday June 21 and Friday June 22.
June 20, 2018 10U, 12U and 14U baseball will played at the North Crawford school instead of Soldiers Grove Game times will be the same 10U at 4:00, 12U at 5:00, and 14U at 6:30.
JUNE SUMMER ART CANCELLED: Just a reminder that the June session of Summer Art has been cancelled due to low enrollment.
STATE TRACK RESULTS: Congratulations to Ayden Fleeharty who placed 6th today in pole vault at the State Track Meet!
STATE TRACK RESULTS: Congratulations to Wyley Wagner who placed 3rd in the D3 Triple Jump today with a jump of 44'2.5"!
High School Track athletes can start bringing their washed uniforms in to Mrs. Geary ASAP. A fine of $55.00 will be added to your checkout sheet if these are not in by Friday.
8th grade graduation tonight starts at 7:00 p.m.. Students please be here at 6:40 p.m.
Sports Physicals will be held at the LaFarge High School tomorrow from 5:30-7:30PM. The cost is $20. This is a good time to get them done and at a low cost.
Due to lack of numbers, there will be no 14 and under summer softball.
REMINDER: Tuesday, May 29th is the High School Incentive Day. Students are reminded to bring their own lunch if they didn't sign up for one from school.
The Kickapoo School District is still looking for a middle school social studies and science teacher for the 2018-19 school year. We are looking for a staff member that will be a great fit with our current staff. If you are seeking a teaching job with; competitive pay and benefits, a great group of colleagues, and a top notch work environment, look no further. Middle school teaching is not for the faint of heart, but these kids are fun to watch as they grow socially, emotionally, and academically. Start down your road to becoming a PANTHER now, contact Mr. Mithum if you are interested or apply through WECAN.
Hello, We wanted parents to know that we practiced our second school safety lockdown of the year today. This may generate some discussion at home about what happened and any thoughts surrounding it. Thank you!
Monday, May 21, 2019 - Baseball - Kickapoo @ Weston - CANCELLED.
JV baseball today is cancelled. Wauzeka does not have enough players.
Anyone who is interested in the Tractor Safety class in Viroqua in June should see Mr. Kast to get a registration form.
Any 6th, 7th or 8th grade boy interested in playing baseball this summer, please see Mr. Wiegel for a sign up sheet.
Cheerleading tryouts will be May 29th-June 1st. Those entering grades 9-12 who are interested please sign up on the Art room Door.
Softball today (May 17) at Ithaca is cancelled. Baseball will be played as scheduled.
Viterbo will be offering a Volleyball Camp here at Kickapoo June 11-13 for girls entering Grades 6-12. See Mrs. Matthes or Ms. Schullo for a pamphlet.
Summer Strength and Conditioning will be starting on Monday, June 4th. Please bring your Summer Strength and Conditioning sheet into Mrs. Geary by next Wednesday, May 23rd.
The pool will be closed on 5/16. Sorry for any inconvenience.
The MS Track Party will be Tuesday, May 22 after school until 5:30. Please have athletes bring their team shirt for a picture and swimsuit and towel for swimming.
Cheerleading tryouts will be May 29th-June 1st. Those entering grades 9-12 who are interested, please sign up on the Art room Door
The pool will be closed on Sunday, May 13th for Mother's Day.
Four Middle School Future Entrepreneurs teams each received $500 to start businesses. Evelyn Hajzl (Writing in Style); Lauryn Sumwalt (Slime Essentials); Jace Dean and Nolan Alexander (DNA Hydrographics); Jayla Nagel, Helen Clements, and Madilynn Montgomery (Driftless Floral) have been working hard to prepare business plans. On Thursday, May 10, they had to present their ideas at a CESA 3 function in Lancaster where they received positive feedback as well as the VISA cards. The money is available from a state grant that CESA 3 was awarded. The teams will continue developing their businesses over the summer and then present in November in front of a "Shark Tank" type audience. Congratulations to these students and their advisor Mrs. Olsen, good luck in the "Tank"
MS track meet as Cashton tomorrow. Bus will be leaving at 8:30, please be to school by 8:15. There will be no long jump or triple jump. Due to limited space, only those participating in the meet are able to ride the bus.
May 11 - Baseball - Kickapoo @ Weston - POSTPONED TO Monday May 21 May 11 - Softball - Kickapoo @ Weston - POSTPONED TO Wednesday May 16
The Kickapoo School District is accepting sealed bids for a 2003 IC 59 passenger bus. The bus has a 444 engine with 166,703 miles, it is 27,500 GVWR. Sealed bids should be sent to the attention of Mr. Olsen at S6520 State Hwy 131, Viola Wi. Bids are due at 3:00 p.m. on June 8th. The board will open and act on the bids at the June 11th board meeting, the board reserves the right to reject any/all bids in its sole discretion.
Tomorrow's Fun Friday Dress Up Day (May 11th) is Cowboy/Western Day.
YEARBOOKS ARE IN! The 2018 Kickapoo yearbooks have arrived and can be picked up from Mr. Starkey. If you didn't pre-order a yearbook and would like to get one, they are for sale for $45.
Champion Games @ Boscobel on Friday May 11 has been postponed and rescheduled for Monday May 14.
Boscobel has moved their HS Track Meet from Friday, May 11 to Thursday, May 10 to avoid the weather. Thursday, May 10 - HS TR @ Boscobel Coaches Meeting - 3:00pm Field Events - 3:30pm Races - 4:00pm
Kickapoo High School was named a Silver award winner as one of US News and World Reports Best High Schools in America for 2018. Kickapoo has been an award for 11 of the 12 years that US News has used their methodology. This is the fourth time that Kickapoo has been awarded a Silver award. GO PANTHERS!
MS SB NEW DATE: May 24 - Viroqua @ Kickapoo - 4:30pm 2 - 5 inning games
MS TR at North Crawford from May 3 has been schedule to Wednesday, May 9th.
May 4 - HS Baseball & HS Softball @ Weston has been POSTPONED TO MAY 11. (MS Softball @ Viroqua is still on as of now.)
No MS track practice tonight, May 3rd.
May 3 - Baseball & Softball @ Crawford - POSTPONED TO MAY 8 (BB @ Kickapoo, SB @ Crawford)
May 3 - MS Track @ Crawford - POSTPONED
Reminder: Summer School registration forms are due to the elementary office by Friday, May 4th.
Due to tonight's NHS banquet, MS track practice will go until 5 pm.
CORRECTION: The 6th & 7th Grade Field Trip to the Kickapoo Valley Reserve that was postponed today (May 2) is reschedule to MAY 22 (not May 29).
All students going to state solo and ensemble on Saturday, your permission slips for riding the bus or with parents are due tomorrow, May 3rd.
NHS Meal & Induction Ceremony 6:00 p.m. Scholarship Night 7:30 p.m. in the Auditorium
Baseball and Softball tonight (May 1) at New Lisbon will start at 4:30...bus leaves at 3:00.
The May 2 6th & 7th Grade Field Trip to the Kickapoo Valley Reserve has been postponed to May 29.
POOL ON WEDNESDAY, MAY 2 ~ The pool will be closing at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, May 2nd due to the National Honor Society Banquet.
Please check the pool schedule due to recent changes. The last day the pool will be open will be Wednesday, May 25th. Summer pool hours will be posted at a later date.
Great job to the bands and choirs at contest yesterday! HS band and choir earned 1st ratings, MS band a choir earned 2nd ratings. Thanks again for your strong efforts!
FFA Officer Nomination form are due to Mr. Kast by 3:30 on Thursday of this week. If you are interested in running for an FFA office next year, and did not get a form, please see Mr. Kast.
Seniors and 8th graders please turn in your Brewer game permission slip and payment in by the end of the day tomorrow, Wednesday, April 25th.
Large group contest is in Westby tomorrow! Please bring/wear your dress clothes. Middle School band and choir we need to be leaving before school starts if possible. Please be to school by 7:45 a.m.
Good luck to our athletes tonight! Var BB & SB at Wonewoc-Center 5:00, bus 3:30 Var TR Meet 4:15
NEW DATE: May 1 - Baseball & Softball - Kickapoo @ New Lisbon - 5:00 p.m.
Apr 19 - Baseball & Softball - Kickapoo @ Seneca - POSTPONED TO MAY 15 @ 5:00PM Softball vs. Royall on May 15 is Cancelled.
The Riverdale Middle School Track Invite for Friday April 20th has been cancelled and will NOT be made up.
School is two hours late for Thursday, April 19
Kickapoo Area School District will be closing at 12:30 PM today, 4/18/18; Evening Activities Cancelled
Baseball & Softball from today is postponed to May 10 at La Farge...two 5 inning games starting at 4:30
Screenagers Rescheduled Due to the impending weather, tomorrow, the showing of Screenagers has been rescheduled to April 25th. Same time, same place.
MS Track at Crawford on Tuesday is cancelled...There will still be practice until 5 p.m. on Tuesday.
Monday Apr 16 - BB & SB - La Farge @ Kickapoo - Postponed to Tuesday, Apr 17th. Tuesday Apr 17 - BB & SB - Brookwood @ Kickapoo - CANCELLED (to make room for the La Farge game)
There will be MS Track practice today, Monday, April 16th, until 5 p.m.
Lee Griffin Track Meet @ Kickapoo on Monday is cancelled.
The pool will be closed on Sunday, April 15th.
Due to the impending weather Prom has been postponed until April 28th. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, but student safety is our highest priority.
Saturday’s baseball games at Woodside Sports Complex in Mauston have been cancelled and will not be rescheduled.
EARLY RELEASE: Just a reminder that today, Wednesday, April 11th, is a 1:00 p.m. early release.
Track @ North Crawford on Tuesday Apr 10 has been postponed to Apr 19.
Baseball and Softball - North Crawford @ Kickapoo from Monday has been moved to Tuesday, April 10 5:00pm (SB @ Viroqua on Tuesday is cancelled)
Swimming Reminder: All K-5 elementary P.E. classes will be swimming during P.E. from April 9 - April 27. Please remember to pack suits/towels in a separate bag on their P.E. days.
MS Track @ Viroqua on April 9th has been CANCELLED.
There will be no MS Track Practice today, Friday, April 6th.
Baseball & Softball tonight (April 5, 2018) has been postponed.
Var TR Invitational at Wisconsin Heights tomorrow, April 6th, is cancelled.
Summer Strength and Conditioning: Summer Strength and Conditioning sign up sheets are in the office. Please pick them up if you are interested. They are due May 23rd to Mrs. Geary.
Middle School Track Practice will be done at 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 5th instead of 5:30 p.m.
The Kickapoo/La Farge Football Program has an opening for a head high school football coach for this fall’s season starting in August. Must possess knowledge and strategies of football and have the ability to organize learning opportunities for student-athletes to develop skills. If interested please email a letter of interest to Kent Petersen, firstname.lastname@example.org
HS Track Athletes: Please bring practice clothes and swimming suits and towels for practice today.
School is 2 hours late for Wednesday, April 4, 2018
The KHS Blood Drive on Wednesday, April 4th will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the KHS gym.
There will be a 1:00 early release today, April 3rd. All after school activities are cancelled.
There will be a 1:00 p.m. Early Release on Wednesday, March 28th. There will be no school on March 29th or 30th. Classes will resume on Monday, April 2nd.
There is NO track meet at Richland Center tomorrow, March 27th.
Donkey basketball will be April 22nd. Tickets can be purchased in the MS/HS office for $7.00 each.
There are leftover HS yearbooks from last year on sale for $35.00. See Mr. Starkey or a yearbook member to purchase one.
Correction:Boys and Girls Basketball Awards Night will be Monday, MARCH 26 (not April) @ 6:30pm in the Auditorium.
Boys and Girls Basketball Awards Night will be Monday, April 26 @ 6:30pm in the Auditorium.
Extra Note: Because of the size of our MS and HS swing choir groups, we will be performing in the new auditorium, not site 3 (MS choir room). All other events will stay in the scheduled rooms.
REMINDER: 5th grade Band parent meeting TONIGHT, March 8th, in the Elementary Cafetorium at 7 p.m.
School is 2 hours late for Tuesday, March 6th
Kickapoo Area Schools will be closing at 2:00pm today. All after school activities are cancelled. 3/5/18
5th Grade Band Parent Meeting: We are going to reschedule our 5th grade Beginning Band meeting that was scheduled for tonight to Thursday, March 8th, at 7:00 pm in the Elementary Cafetorium.
Kickapoo Boys Basketball defeats Iowa-Grant 68-58 and advances to Round 2 of the WIAA playoffs...Kickapoo @ De Soto, Friday, March 2, 7:00pm tip.
FFA activities will be Monday! Wear your FFA t-shirt or your favorite tractor t-shirt. Do NOT drive your tractor...we will have that later this spring.
WIAA Girls Basketball at Potosi will be played as scheduled!
School is closed for Friday Feb. 23rd
School is 2 hours late for Friday, Feb. 23rd
Boys Basketball tonight (2/22/18) @ De Soto has been cancelled. Practices at Kickapoo will still be held as scheduled.
The Kickapoo Lady Panthers defeat the Iowa-Grant Lady Panthers 65-63! Kickapoo moves on to play @ Potosi Friday night (Feb 23) @ 7:00pm in WIAA Regional Round 2.
Drive Your Tractor to School Day has been postponed for this week and will be rescheduled for a later date.
The ski trip for Wednesday, February 21st, is still on as scheduled.
GBB Regionals Iowa-Grant @ Kickapoo - POSTPONED TO WEDNESDAY, FEB 21 @ 7:00PM
A decision regarding tonight's GBB regional game will be made later today.
School is canceled for Tuesday, February 20, Stay Safe!
After watching the incoming weather and discussing with our superintendent today, it’s been decided to move our 5th grade instrument testing to next week Monday and Tuesday, February 26 & 27.
All after school activities are cancelled. 2/19/18
The 11/12 PE Field Trip for this afternoon has been postponed and will be rescheduled for a later date.
Ithaca just informed us they do not have enough for C Team tonight, so there will be no C Team BBB game @ 5:00. JV will stay @ 6:00, with Varsity @ 7:15.
ELEMENTARY TRACK & FIELD DAY: Elementary Track and Field Day will be held on May 16 this year.
Parents/Students have until February 23 to order yearbooks. They may be purchased online at jostensyearbooks.com or by seeing Mr. Starkey.
Kickapoo Boys Basketball defeats Royall in the battle of the Panthers!
School is running 2 hours late, Friday, February 9th
FEB 8 - MS & HS Girls Basketball games (Weston @ Kickapoo) are cancelled, make-up TBA. All practices at Kickapoo are still on. MS WR at N Crawford is also still on at this point.
There will NOT be MS GBBB practice tonight, Feb. 7, 2018.
Feb 8 - MS GBB will start at 5:00pm
There will be no MS GBB practice today, February 5, and the pizza party will be held on Wednesday night, February 7, after school.
Reminder: Community Track meeting & discussion. 6:15pm tonight in KHS Auditorium.
Current Scholarship Recipients: A reminder to please submit your verification materials so that you can receive your Spring scholarship funds.
Kickapoo Lady Panthers defeat North Crawford 48-30!
Any schedule changes must be done this week. No schedule changes will be accepted after Friday.
Seniors: Reminder that you need to turn in your baby picture, senior picture and senior quote to Megan Gallimore by Jan. 31st.
Kickapoo Lady Panthers defeat the De Soto Pirates 63-21!
Due to no school Monday, the menu has changed a bit for the week. Please visit our website to see the current menu. http://www.kickapoo.k12.wi.us/dining
Monday 1/22/18 - MS GBB Basketball @ De Soto is Cancelled. All practices are also cancelled.
School is closed for Monday, January 22
The pool will be closed tonight, Jan 18, 2018.
The Girls Basketball game from Jan 11 has been rescheduled to Jan 30 - Kickapoo @ Seneca - JV @ 6:00 - Varsity @ 7:15.
School is running two hours late this morning, Monday, January 15
Kickapoo Boys Basketball defeats Weston 74-22.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS: The Kickapoo PTO's Family Fun Night is Wednesday, February 7th. More details to follow.
EXEMPTION FORMS DUE TODAY: All HS Semester Exam Exemption forms are due to the office by the end of the day today, Friday, January 12th.
School will release at 1 pm today, all after school activities and games are canceled.
The Vernon Electric Scholarship is due Jan. 17th. If you want Mr. Donovan to mail it for, it must be in to him by the end of the day on the 15th.
Kickapoo Lady Panthers take down the Royall Lady Panthers 51-35!
Preschool screening is January 17. Details can be found in the News section.
MS Girls Basketball practice will be in the ELEMENTARY GYM tonight, NOT at the Community Building. 1/8/18
DRAMA CLUB PRACTICE: A reminder that Drama Practice starts after school from 3:30-4:30 in the auditorium today.
SEMESTER EXAM EXEMPTION FORMS: Exemption forms will be handed out today. They are due at the end of the school day Friday, Jan. 12th.
Congrats to Jalen Alexander on scoring his 1000th point tonight! Please join us on Friday Jan 12 before the Weston game to honor this excellent milestone. Game time is 7:00 pm as there is no JV game that night.
52-27 Kickapoo Lady Panthers defeated La Farge last night to improve to 8-2 overall and 6-1 in conference play.
MENU CHANGES: The menus for both January 15 & 16 have been changed & updated on the app & webpage. Please make note of this.
Middle school bird seed fundraiser is due tomorrow. If you need to, you can collect money when you deliver the items.
Reminder from Mrs. Geary & Mr. Lee for 6th grade P.E. to bring swimming suit and towel as we will begin swimming Tuesday, January 2nd.
Mrs. Walter's Zero Hour AP English Class for Tuesday, January 2nd is CANCELLED due to the weather.
Kickapoo Boys Basketball defeats Westby 56-45!
Come see the 7-1 Boys Basketball Team play the 4-1 Seneca Indians tonight!
The Annual Community Holiday Dinner will be held from 5-7 p.m. tonight. Monetary gifts and/or non-perishable food items are greatly appreciated. Donations will go to local organizations.
La Farge called at 3:30pm and said they do not have enough for JV tonight, so JV game os cancelled. Varsity game will start at 7:15pm.
There is NO 4th Grade basketball practice today, Friday, December 15th.
Kickapoo Lady Panthers defeat the Wauzeka-Steuben Horents 50-46.
No MS BBB practice today, Wednesday, December 13th.
JV BBB Practice will be in the elementary gym tonight at 3:50 p.m.
The Elementary Holiday Concert is today, December 12th, at 1:45 p.m. in the Auditorium.
Kickapoo Lady Panthers defeat the New Lisbon Rockets 57-43.
FFA Fruit Money: All FFA fruit sales money must be turned in by this Friday, December 15th to Mr. Kast.
Kickapoo Boys Basketball defeats Cashton 67-48 to improve to 6-0.
MS BB Shirts For Sale: If interested, please get your order to Mrs. Geary by this coming Friday, December 15th. http://5il.co/2guk
75-36 Kickapoo Boys Basketball defeats North Crawford.
MS BBB Practice: There will be no MS BBB practice on Wednesday, December 6th.
Kickapoo Boys Basketball defeats Wonewoc-Center 64-41!
Students applying to UW Richland and UW Baraboo have until Dec. 4th to apply and have the application fee waived.
7th & 8th Grade GBB Practice: There is 7th and 8th grade girls basketball practice tomorrow night in the elementary gym from 5:30-7:00 p.m.
Kickapoo Lady Panthers defeat the Seneca Indians 36-35!
There is a 1:00 p.m. early release today and no school November 23rd and 24th. Have a Happy Thanksgiving!
The Kickapoo Panthers defeat the Coulee Christian Eagles, 61-46!
Please see the recent article on the app. under the news section regarding the annual meeting and your taxes. Have a Happy Thanksgiving!
Weston does not have enough for JV boys Basketball right now, so the JV Game on Dec 1 has been cancelled and the varsity game will start at 7:00pm.
Kickapoo Lady Panthers defeat the Wonewoc-Center Wolves 52-27!
Senior Pics Due: Senior pictures for the Yearbook are due by December 17th.
Yearbooks on Sale Through Tomorrow: HS Yearbooks are currently $39. After Friday, November 17th, they will be $45. This is the only sale this year, so get them today!
Hillsboro does not have enough for JV Girls Basketball, so on Monday Nov 20: JV game CANCELLED...Varsity moved to 7:00pm start time.
Monday NOV 20 - Hillsboro does not have enough to play JV GBB, so the JV game on Monday is cancelled and the varsity game will start at 7:00pm at Hillsboro.
Middle School Girls Basketball Players: There will be no tournament this weekend at Weston due to deer hunting. The Weston tournament has been moved to December 2nd.
No practice tonight for MS Boys Basketball.
Just a reminder that there is no school on Friday, November 10th.
P/T Conferences: Just a reminder that Parent/Teacher Conferences will be held tonight and Thursday night from 3:30-7:30 p.m.
The football awards banquet will be on Tuesday, November 7th at 7:30 pm at Kickapoo. Hope to see you there. Seniors bring drinks, juniors desserts, sophomores salads or chips, and freshmen bring drinks.
VETERANS DAY PROGRAM: The annual Veterans Day Program will be held on Thursday, November 9th at 10:50 a.m. in the HS Gym.
Seniors, the Rural Route popcorn will be in on Monday, Nov. 6. Plan to attend a class meeting on Monday during resource to pick up your order for delivery. If you need to pick up earlier than resource, please see Mrs. Martin on Monday during snack break.
Congratulations to Sylvia Peterson, Jessica Coulthard and Becca Baker for being awarded All Conference in volleyball. Vessa Pralle for being awarded Honorable Mention and Olivia Swanson for receiving the All Conference Sportsmanship Award.
End of the Quarter: Just a reminder that the end of first quarter will be this Friday, November 3rd.
There will be a financial aid & FAFSA workshop at UW-Richland Center on Thurs., Nov. 2nd from 5:30-7:00PM. See Mr. Donovan if you have questions.
The financial aid meeting will be Nov. 8th from 5-7 at Western Technical College in Viroqua. Please see Mr. Donovan for a handout.
Retake picture day is tomorrow. If you did not have your pictures taken, please stop in the office for a picture form. Those students who had their picture taken and want retakes, should bring their original picture packet with them on retake day.
Music Department pizza sales money is due to Mr. Smith or Mrs. Miller by tomorrow, Friday, October 20th.
Anyone interested in Wrestling this winter needs to sign up in the HS office with Marla by Friday. This is for both middle and high school students.
There will be a HS Boys Basketball meeting in Mr. Petersen’s room from 3:00pm to 4:00pm on Monday, October 23rd.
High School Football Equipment hand-in will be tonight at 4 pm. Please bring ALL of your WASHED equipment in as well as the money you still owe for parents night flowers.
REMINDER: There will be a 1:00 p.m. early release today, October 18,2017.
Kickapoo Panthers Volleyball team defeats North Crawford 3-0 in WIAA Regional Round 1. They advance to play @ River Ridge on Thursday, Oct 19 @ 7:00pm.
VB Regionals: Come on out tonight and support our volleyball team as they are in Regional action against North Crawford! Game time at 7 p.m.
Thanks to everyone who bought pizzas and came out Saturday to make pizzas for our big music fundraiser. We sold 2050 pizzas and they were assembled in 4 hours! Money is due this Friday, Oct. 20th.
JUDGES NEEDED: The Kickapoo Gifted & Talented Program is in need of judges for upcoming events. If interested, please contact Sarah Wallace at 627-0129 or email@example.com.
RETAKES: Picture Retake day is set for Tuesday, October 24th.
JOSTENS: Jostens will be here on Wednesday, October 11, to meet with the Freshmen regarding class rings and the Seniors regarding graduation.
SWIMMING REMINDER: Just a reminder that elementary swimming starts this week and runs for the next 3 weeks. Please send a suit and towel for your child on their gym days.
Jostens Meetings: Jostens will be here Monday at 9:25 to meet with Freshmen wanting to order class rings and Seniors at 9:40 for graduation orders.
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL SPIRIT NIGHT: If it is pouring rain tonight, the Elementary School Spirit Night at the Homecoming football game will be cancelled.
WE'RE GOING TO THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC: We are very excited to announce we currently have 34 travelers enrolled with 6 spots remaining for our Dominican Republic Trip 2019. Once we get to 40 we will then create a waiting list. Please remember to use promo code DOM400 and if you are choosing to add insurance to do so after you enroll. Please email Mr. Martinson at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
SCHOOL SPIRIT DAY: Friday's dress up day is School Spirit Day. Wear those Panther colors with pride!
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC TRIP: Sunday is the last day to sign up for the Dominican Republic Trip. We have 34 travelers already signed up with only six more spots available.
HOMECOMING DANCE: The Homecoming Dance will be held on Saturday, October 7th from 8-Midnight. The Grand March will held at 9 p.m. Admission cost is $5.
It's National Walk to School Day! If interested in participating, please meet at the Viola Community Building by 7:30 a.m. this morning and we'll walk together to school.
Kickapoo Volleyball beats Ithaca 3-0!
Please see Boscobel CC Updates in the NEWS section of the App and Website...http://www.kickapoo.k12.wi.us/article/26369?org=
TIME CHANGE: There has been a time change for Friday nights' School Spirit Night. Elementary students are to meet at 6:30 p.m. at the bleachers.
Reminder that homecoming guest sheets are due Wednesday at 3:30 PM.
JV FB tonight at Wauzeka is cancelled.
2017 Homecoming Court: This year's Homecoming Court will be announced on Monday morning during the announcements.
Tonight's Cross Country Results are available in the document section of the Kickapoo Website and App.
HOMECOMING COURT VOTING: HS Fall athletes will be voting for Homecoming Court on Friday, September 28th during Resource Period. King/Queen voting will be on Wednesday, October 4th during lunch.
Pizza Order Forms: Order forms are due TOMORROW, Wednesday, September 27th, to Mrs. Miller/Mr. Smith. No money is due at this time.
Letter Jackets: A rep from Meca Sportswear will be here tomorrow, September 26, from 12 - 12:30 in the AP Room to take letter jacket orders. A $100 deposit is required.
Football Parent's Night AND Senior Night will also be on Oct 6 with Homecoming. We will introduce parent's at 6:40pm. Parent's, please be on the field at 6:35pm.
VB Parent's Night will be Oct 3. We will introduce parent's between the JV & V matches. VB Senior Night will be Oct 5.
JV Football on Monday Sept 25 is cancelled.
The JV Football game for Monday, September 25, has been cancelled.
Yearbook Deal: Order forms for HS Yearbooks are available in the office. If ordered by tomorrow, Friday, September 22nd, and personalized, students will get up to 4 icons free. Yearbooks are $39.
Coach Gehrke just got word there WILL be a MS Race on Thursday at RC. Boys and Girls MS: 4:30 Girls HS: 5:00 Boys HS: 5:45 Awards in the school soon after finish of the Boys race
The Cross Country clothing orders are in. Please see Mrs. Geary to pick up your orders. She will be in her room before school this morning to hand them out.
The yearly Music Pizza Fundraiser is underway! See a music student or Mrs. Miller/ Mr. Smith to order! Money from this fundraiser go toward band trips, choir trips, honors events, accompanists, etc... Orders are due Sept. 27th. Thank you for your support!