FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL IS TUESDAY, AUG 29th!
We are excited for our 2017-18 school year to begin! Our facilities department has been busy cleaning, painting and getting classrooms ready for staff and students.
We invite you to visit each of our school websites and get your school supply lists (Parent/School Supplies), spend some time logging into Family Access (everyone has a login and password if you have enrolled students) and verify/update ALL of your students info in our database. You can register for sports in the data verification area, pay for ASB cards, sports fees, and school meals. You can apply for free/reduced breakfast/lunch in family access too (done annually). Or you can go to Nutrition Services and use the fillable forms, sign and print them and then turn them into your school office(s) after Aug 22nd.
The calendars/sourcebooks that we create each year are ready and in the district office to pick up (open Monday-Friday, 7:30 am - 4:30 pm). This calendar has late starts (moved to a 2 hr late start this year), beginning of year openhouse information for each school and other important information. Each of the schools will be open starting August 22 (and calendars will be there as well) with staff available to help answer your questions and get your school year started off easily.
Back to school sports kickoff for high school and middle school is Aug 14th, 5-7 pm, at the high school. Student, parent and coach meetings for each of the fall sports will begin promptly at 5 pm with registration and opportunity to pay. The Kodiak Booster Club will be there to get you outfitted with the latest Kodiak gear and provide dessert too!! Come join us!
CASCADE KODIAK TENNIS COURTS ARE OPEN!
The grand opening of the new Kodiak Courts was celebrated with a small gathering of Cascade tennis players and staff early the morning of August 7, 2017.
After a speech given by Superintendent, Bill Motsenbocker, we were honored to have Cascade Tennis players conduct a ribbon cutting ceremony to mark the opening of the six new courts. Afterwards, the students and staff enjoyed being the first to play a round of tennis on the new structure. These courts are strictly for tennis and pickleball (all six are lined for pickleball) and are open from 7 am until dusk. Lights were not in the budget this time around, but we were able to run conduit and electrical for lights in the future.
There will be a Cascade Youth Summer Tennis Program on these courts the week of August 14-17 from 9 am to 12:30 pm for youths in grades 3-8. If you're interested, you can pick up registration forms at the district office the rest of this week from 8 am to 4:30 pm. We are excited to see the play action already on these modern courts. Thank you to everyone in making these courts possible.
Alpine Lakes Elementary is moving steadily forward on time and on budget. The block section on the left of the photo is the mult-purpose room and cafeteria. The two-story academic wing is on the right in the photo and will contain the classrooms and library. The administrative office, staff room, conference rooms, and teacher work space will be on the main floor just to the right of the multi-purpose room. Alpine Lakes is scheduled to open in the fall of 2018 for grades 3-5. For more information, please visit our Construction pages.
The Cascade High School (see photo below) construction and modernization project is on time and budget with a final completion expected in winter of the 2018-19 school year. This is a phased project with occupation of portions of the new school happening at scheduled times. This allows students to continue to utilize the school and not be placed in portables during construction. For more information, please visit our Construction pages.
STUFF THE BUS - July 29th & August 12th at Icicle Creek Center for the Arts
North Central Educational Service District (NCESD) has announced a school supply drive to benefit the Cascade School District. Collections will be accepted July 29th AND August 12th at Icicle Creek Center for the Arts.
Donations will be accepted during two concerts at Icicle Creek Center for the Arts: The Paperboys will perform on July 29 and Shawn Mullins will perform on August 12. Both performances will begin at 7 pm on the Meadow stage. Cascade School District will provide a bus prior to each concert and accept donations of school supplies.
The "Stuff the Bus" school supply drive is a joint partnership between North Central Educational Service District - http://www.ncesd.org/news/2017/07/north-central-educational-service-district-announces-school-supply-drive/ , Icicle Creek Center for the Arts - http://icicle.org/stuff-the-bus/, and the Cascade School District.
Donors will receive a buy one, get-one ticket to a future performance at Icicle Creek Center for the Arts. We are excited for the opportunity to assist our families and students in need and look forward to "stuffing the bus"!
For a list of needed supplies - please follow this link: Stuff the Bus Supplies List
MAKING PAYMENTS ONLINE - HOW TO
Our families now have the ability to pay for fees (any sports participation fees, ASB cards, yearbooks, and food services, etc) online through family access! You can do this anytime. There is a $1.75 convenience fee per “cart”.
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