District to purchase land for future elementary school

Eastern Carver County Schools is looking to purchase land in Chaska that would be used for a future elementary school. About half of the six acres would be purchased now. The other three acres will be purchased from the city in the future. The land is northeast of the intersection of Highway 212 and County Road 44 in an area known as “Big Woods.” An elementary school will be needed there as the area develops. The land is being purchased through an agreement with the City of Chaska, which plans to buy more than 50 acres for a park. As the district has done with other schools, the city and district would share park facilities and parking lots. These sharing arrangements create savings for city and district taxpayers. Eastern Carver County Schools’ Board of Directors reviewed the purchase agreement at its work session Feb. 13 and will decide on approval Feb. 27. As part of the 2015 referendum, voters approved the district’s plan to purchase land now for a future... read more

Carver Elementary Construction Update

Walls are starting to go up at Carver Elementary School, with brick work continuing around the building. The large building that will become the gymnasium is clearly evident on the site. Construction crews have continued working with infrequent delays due to weather. Portions of the ground level is being enclosed and they will be heated and work can continue regardless of the weather. See the photos on our Construction Updates page linked below for more details. Construction Updates... read more

Middle School Parent Preview Night

Calling all 5th grade families – It’s time to get ready for the 2017-18 school year. Save the date for Parent Preview Night at your middle school. Meet our wonderful staff and get answers to your questions.   Chaska Middle School West: Thurs., Feb. 2, 6-8 p.m. cmw.district112.org       952-556-7400 Pioneer Ridge Middle School: Thurs., Feb. 9, 6-8 p.m. prm.district112.org       952-556-7800 Chaska Middle School East: Thurs., Feb. 16, 6:30-7:30 p.m. cme.district112.org       952-556-7600 We look forward to welcoming your student this... read more