Daily Announcements

Daily Announcements

Friday, February 05, 2016


We would like to wish the boys basketball teams’ good luck at River Ridge.

We would like to wish the wrestling team good luck at Mineral Point.

Softball and track is just over a month away, please sign-up today!!! If you have any questions, contact Ms. Rynes in the Elementary for track questions or Jim Baumgartner for softball questions.  Sign-up sheets are located in the office.

Reminder to forensic students that you need to pay your athletic fee as soon as possible.

All choir students please come to band rehearsals today.


Lunch today is: Brats, Graham Crackers, Steamed Carrots, and Milk

Energy Efficiency Project

Starting Monday February 8, 2016 contractors will be working on the school facilities. The work is part of a performance contract with Johnson Controls.  The contractors will work 10 hour shifts Mondays through Thursdays.  There will be activity in and around the school buildings at these times

The contractors are working on a building envelope, lighting and heating projects. The energy savings will cover the cost of the loan repayment for the projects. The projected completion for all projects is May 1st 

Recycling Fundraiser

Thank you, to everyone who has contributed to the recycling fund raising efforts. The efforts will continue, both the aluminum can cage and the metal recycling dumpster will remain in place. Recently funds have been used to assist with installing 13 new SMART Boards and building new computer tables. The district appreciates any donations to further our cause. 

A special thank you to Powers Auction Service for providing the dumpster and hauling the metal and aluminum. 

After School Snack Program

The School District of Black Hawk will be piloting an after school snack/lunch program. The district wishes to provide nourishment for students that may not be able secure appropriate nourishment for a prolonged period of time.

We will start with a limited number of options for the students and may expand dependent on the response to the program. 

The lunches will be a turkey or ham sandwich accompanied by a fruit or bag of chips and a choice of white or chocolate milk. Students will also have an option to choose ala carte items. To start the ala carte items will consist of baked Doritos, chocolate chip granola bar, strawberry Nutrigrain bar, baked cheddar & sour cream chips, apple, orange, and milk.

Lunches and snacks will be pre-ordered and prepared for the student to pick up at the end of the school day. All costs will be billed directly to the students lunch account. These meals currently do not qualify for free and reduced meal prices.

Lunches will cost: $1.75              Each ala carte item: $.30

Save Your Hartzell's Receipts!

Help Black Hawk Elementary School this holiday season by shopping at Hartzell's IGA, saving your receipts and donating them to our school!  You can just send them to school with your child!

For each receipt, our school will earn points towards FREE educational equipment and supplies - all donated by Hartzell's IGA.

Thank you!!

School Closings

Please monitor this website, Madison Television Stations (3, 15, and 27), or WEKZ Radio for updates about the status of the school closings/delays and cancellations. 

Rescheduled Events

Please check the Six Rivers Conference website our sports schedules for junior high thru high school.  Any changes are immediately updated and you can view them 24 - 7.  http://www.sixriversconferencewi.org/

The post prom meeting scheduled for Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 has been canceled.

The Booster Club meeting scheduled for tonight February 3rd, 2016 has been canceled.

The Albany Boys Basketball game for February 2nd vs. Black Hawk has been rescheduled for Tuesday, February 9th, 2016.  JV game will start at 6:00pm and varsity to follow.