WIS 23 Expansion Project

This week's update from the DOT

Monday – Friday, May 17 to May 21 – The contractor will begin paving the temporary westbound widening from CTH UU to STH 151.  Crews will also continue work on the new connection between Irene Drive and Whispering Springs Drive, a new road between County UU and Whispering Springs Drive, and a new road between County UU and Northway Drive.  Several utility crews will be onsite to relocate their lines for the ongoing construction work.

Traffic impacts:

  • CTH U (South) – Closed
  • 4/19 – EB & WB Outside Lane Closure USH 151 to Whispering Springs Blvd
  • 04/26 – WB shoulder closure Seven Hills to Whispering Springs

Scrip Year End Updates


The Scrip Office will be closed Monday, May 31st – Friday, June 4th.


We will reopen Monday, June 7th at our temporary NEW location.


To make accessibility to SMSA’s Scrip Office easier, we are temporarily relocating to the Holy Family Parish Office, 271 Fourth Street Way.


Date: Monday, June 7th – Thursday, September 2nd

Hours: Mondays 8:00 a.m. to Noon and Thursdays Noon to 4:00 p.m.

Back on the Ledge: Tuesday, September 7th

(Regular hours will resume: Monday and Wednesday 8:00 a.m. – noon.; Tuesday and Thursday Noon – 4:00 p.m.)

The end of the Scrip fiscal year is Monday, May 31, 2021. Thursday, May 27th, is the last day that purchases may be made to earn rebates for the 2021-2022 academic year. Rebates earned from June, 1, 2020 – May 27, 2021 will be applied per your designation on your Tuition Credit Agreement form. 


If you haven’t completed this form, please do so before Monday, May 31, 2021 so rebates are properly allocated. Click here for the form.

Scrip Hours

Scrip Hours

Scrip Office will be open Monday and Wednesday from 8:00 a.m. – Noon, Tuesday and Thursday from Noon – 4:00 p.m.  The Scrip Office will be closed on Fridays.


Can’t make it to the Scrip office during those times? Sign up for the new mobile app, RaiseRight.  Link your account and add Scrip to your mobile wallet. Shop, save and support SMSA on the go.  Click here for information on the app!

Upcoming Dates

Jeans and Spirit Wear Fundraiser - Monday, May 17th

Wear jeans and spirit wear on Monday, May 17th, to raise money for Fr. Fabian’s order, The Missionary Fraternity of Mary!  A suggested donation of $3 to $5 will support the order, dedicated to educating and ordaining young men to bring the good news and the sacraments to Catholics all over the world.

To learn more, click here to view a video from Fr. Fabian and Fr. Ryan!

SWING FOR SPRINGS Presents: The Hyland Open - July 30th

In celebration of Bob Hyland’s 50th season as SMSA’s head football coach, Swing Fore Springs 2021 is excited to present: The Hyland Open! 


Mark your calendar and join the fun on Friday, July 30th. Gather your foursome and click here to register to golf at one of two premier Fond du Lac golf courses, Whispering Springs Golf Club and South Hills Golf & Country Club.


After golf, a social celebration will be held at Avenue 795 (F.K.A. the KC Hall), come and enjoy drinks, food and fundraising to celebrate SMSA and Coach Bob Hyland. Registration is required for dinner to ensure an accurate count, due to Covid restrictions. You do not have to attend golf to attend the dinner. Click here to register.

For more information regarding the golf outing, social or to volunteer for the event, please contact Kristin Zitlow at kzitlow@smsacademy.org.

Volunteers Needed - Swing Fore Springs - July 30th

Help support SMSA during our Swing Fore Springs golf outing on Friday, July 30, 2021 by volunteering for this fun summer event. Click here to view and sign up for volunteer opportunities today!

News and Information

Mother's Day Rose Sale

Please accept a sincere thank you from the Fond du Lac Chapter WI Right to Life, to all the MS and HS students who purchased Mother’s Day roses. A record number of roses were sold at SMSA this year. Your generosity will help us to continue educating the community regarding pro-life issues and supporting pro-life organizations in Fond du Lac County.

Thank you SMSA Families!

Staff Appreciation Week was a huge success and that was because of YOU! Thank you to all the SMSA families who donated towards the Chameleon food truck and/or the many sweet treats the staff received last week! We couldn’t have done it without you! The staff enjoyed their special week! Thank you!

Parent Connectors Group

SMSA Uniform Exchange - Looking for Volunteers

Have your students outgrown their school uniforms? Are you looking to exchange with fellow SMSA families? Here is an opportunity to help. We are looking for a team of people to organize the uniform exchange for the 2021-2022 school year! Get a team together and have some fun with this worthy project. This event will be held at Holy Family due to the road construction. 


If you are interested and or would like further information, please contact Kelly Mueller at kmueller@smsacademy.org or 920-322-8012.

Bus Route Families

Families that will need bus transportation next fall will be required to complete the FDL School District bus transportation card. A bus card is required for every child in the family. If your children currently ride the school bus their bus card is on file with the FDL School District/Johnson Bus. If an additional student in the family will be riding the bus a transportation card must be filled out for the additional child. This is a requirement by the FDL School district.


Click here for the FDL School District bus card.


Return completed bus card to:

FDL School District

Pupil Services/Transportation

72 W Ninth Street

Fond du Lac , WI 54935


To find busing information provided by the FDL School District Please click here.


Who to Contact

Eligibility : For more information regarding eligibility, please contact Wendy Burgess at 920-906-6524.

Bus Routes: For information regarding routes, please contact Johnson Bus Company at 920-921-3003.

Health and Wellness

COVID-19 Hotline

For your convenience, the COVID-19 hotline number is 844-225-0147

Parents of Athletic Booster Club (ABC) and Performing Arts (PPA) Updates

ABC Update

Thank you for your support!

PPA Update

Performing Arts Banquet – May 19th

The Performing Arts Banquet will be held on Wednesday, May 19th at 6:00 p.m. in the Hutter Gym. If you are/were involved in the High School Performing Arts (grades 9-12), you are invited to attend.

PPA Meeting Dates for the 2021/2022 School Year: