News and Information

Christmas Break - December 23rd - January 1st

Christmas Break will begin Monday, December 23rd.  Classes will resume Thursday, January 2nd, 2020.  During this time SMSA will be closed, including the Business and Scrip Office as well as Child-Care.


Have a very Merry Christmas and Blessed New Year!


Challenge Day - December 18th

Challenge Day is a memorable experiential program that has reached more than 1.5 million youth and adults since 1987. The day-long experience strengthens emotional safety and social relationships, positively influences educational achievement, builds cross cultural connections, and reduces conflict and bullying.


Next week, Challenge Day representatives will be in the Fond du Lac area visiting local schools.  They will be at SMSA on Wednesday, December 18, 2019. This wonderful event is for our Freshman class and high school students new to the System.  SMSA has participated in the Challenge day program for four years in a row. 


Please click here to view their website.  Please click here to view a short preview of a typical Challenge Day.

Upcoming Dates

High School Placement Test - January 11th

High School Placement Testing for ALL Students who will be entering 9th grade for the 2020-2021 school year will be held on Saturday, January 11, 2020, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The test will be held at SMSA.


ALL current SMSA students and those that will be new to SMSA, must take the placement test.


If you have any questions, please contact Kelly Mueller at

High School Counseling

News and Information

Zaps ACT Test-Prep Seminar – January 9th

The Junior class will be participating in the Zaps ACT Test-Prep Seminar on Thursday, January 9, 2020 from 8:15 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. During this 5 hour seminar, students will learn tips to improve scores, practice strategies to eliminate wrong choices and much more. 


Stay tuned for more information.

Upcoming Dates

ACT Test Prep at UW-Oshkosh

UW-Oshkosh is offering an ACT prep course this winter on Saturday mornings, January 11 – February 15, 2020 from 9:00 a.m. to noon. Classes will be held on the UW-Oshkosh campus. Cost is $200.


Please click here to register.

Career Exploration

Walk-In Wednesdays at Agnesian/a member of SSMHealth – Multiple Wednesdays

If you’re looking to take the next step in your career and you’re interested in health care, Agnesian HealthCare, a member of SSM Health, is looking for you! Join them any Wednesday until December 18, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to noon at one of their three care centers.


Click here for more information.

Job Opportunities

Agnesian Healthcare, a member of SSMHealth

Agnesian Health Care – a member of SSM health, is looking for environmental services technicians (housekeeping).


Please click here to view the full job description.

Scholarship Opportunities

Fond du Lac Area Insurance Association Scholarship

The Counseling Office has received the Fond du Lac Area Insurance Association Scholarship which is available to graduating seniors pursuing a degree in Business. 


Applications available in the counseling office.

College/University SMSA visits

Check with the Counseling Office for upcoming dates.

College/University Visits

Please stop in the Counseling Office for upcoming dates.