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PSAT Registration Starts for Oct. 19 test 8:00 am
PSAT Registration Starts for Oct. 19 test @ Chanhassen High School Gym 2
Sep 19 @ 8:00 am – Oct 2 @ 11:59 pm
2016 PSAT Registration Information: PSAT: Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 at 8:10am located in Gym 2 Registration information: Starting date: September 19th at 8:00AM through October 2nd at 11:59 PM. Cost is $18.00. Late Registration: October[...]
College Knowledge Month 6:00 am
College Knowledge Month
Oct 1 @ 6:00 am – Oct 31 @ 11:00 pm
Seniors and Families: October is known as “College Knowledge Month” in Minnesota!  This event gives extra focus on planning for your future and applying to colleges this fall.  A number of MN colleges do not[...]
NWEA Testing Grades 1-5
NWEA Testing Grades 1-5
Sep 6 – Oct 13 all-day
NWEA Testing Grades 1-5
 
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Daily College Visits/Events
Daily College Visits/Events @ Chanhassen High School
Oct 3 all-day
8:30am: Bradley University, Peoria, IL – Spencer Keck 9:25am: Montana State University, Bozeman, MT – Michael Tobin 10:20am: Gustavus Adolphus College – Maddie Wood 1:35pm: Grand Canyon University – Bailey Colbert 2:30pm: Kansas State University,[...]
Yearbook Meeting 2:30 pm
Yearbook Meeting @ CMSW Room 209
Oct 3 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
 
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Metro West All Conf. Music Festival
Metro West All Conf. Music Festival
Oct 4 all-day
Metro West All Conf. Music Festival
Picture Retakes 7:00 am
Picture Retakes @ Commons
Oct 4 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am
A Lifetouch photographer will be available in the commons to take student pictures.  If you would like your student’s picture retaken, send the entire original picture package to school with them to give to the[...]
Choir 7:50 am
Choir
Oct 4 @ 7:50 am – 8:30 am
Choir
 
National College Fair/Mpls. Conv. Center 9:00 am
National College Fair/Mpls. Conv. Center @ Mpls. Conv. Center
Oct 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
National College Fair/Mpls. Conv. Center: Great fair with colleges from around the country.  Students may be excused to attend one of the day time sessions Oct. 4 or Oct. 5. We will provide a free[...]
PTO Meeting 2:30 pm
PTO Meeting @ Large Conference Room
Oct 4 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Parent/Teacher Organization Monthly Meetings
Grades 2/3 Curriculum Night 4:30 pm
Grades 2/3 Curriculum Night
Oct 4 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Grades 2/3 Curriculum Night
 
National College Fair/Mpls. Conv. Center 4:30 pm
National College Fair/Mpls. Conv. Center @ Mpls. Conv. Center
Oct 4 @ 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
National College Fair/Mpls. Conv. Center: the evening session generally allows students and parents more time to talk to college reps.  We will be offering a free bus to this session for students and parents.  A[...]
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Random Acts of Kindness – Wear Orange
Random Acts of Kindness – Wear Orange
Oct 5 all-day
Wear orange on Wednesday to promote our positive climate.
Explorers 8 Empower Parent Meeting 7:15 am
Explorers 8 Empower Parent Meeting @ A202
Oct 5 @ 7:15 am – 8:00 am
As the 8th Grade Explorer Team, we would just like to touch base with you about our great start to the school year. All learners have completed their Fall MAP Testing in Language Arts and[...]
Adventures 7/8 Empower Parent Meeting 8:30 am
Adventures 7/8 Empower Parent Meeting @ A102
Oct 5 @ 8:30 am – 9:15 am
 
National College Fair/Mpls. Conv. Center 9:00 am
National College Fair/Mpls. Conv. Center @ Mpls. Conv. Center
Oct 5 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
National College Fair/Mpls. Conv. Center: great place to visit with over 350 colleges from around the country.  Students can be excused from one of the morning fair sessions on Oct. 4 or Oct. 5.  We[...]
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Daily College Visits/Events
Daily College Visits/Events @ Chanhassen High School CRC
Oct 6 all-day
9:05am: University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA – Sabrina Tapps-Fee 10:50am: Carthage College, Kenosha, WI – Greg Huss All Lunches: FedEx Ground Jobs Students: sign up for all college visits using the FlexTime Scheduler. For[...]
Explorers 6 & 7, Math and Spanish Standards-Based Grading Parent Meeting 7:15 am
Explorers 6 & 7, Math and Spanish Standards-Based Grading Parent Meeting
Oct 6 @ 7:15 am – 8:00 am
Please click here to sign up to attend the meeting on Standards-Based Grading.
School Picture Re-Takes 7:45 am
School Picture Re-Takes
Oct 6 @ 7:45 am – 9:45 am
Picture Re-takes are for students who would like their photos retaken.  Original packets must be returned at this time.
Picture Retakes 8:00 am
Picture Retakes
Oct 6 @ 8:00 am – 11:54 am
Picture Retakes
Picture Re-take Day 8:10 am
Picture Re-take Day @ Blue Forum
Oct 6 @ 8:10 am – 10:10 am
If you need to have your picture re-taken, you may do so on October 6th. Your original picture packet must be given to the photographer at the time of the re-take. This is the last[...]
Adventures 6 Empower Parent Meeting 8:30 am
Adventures 6 Empower Parent Meeting @ A102
Oct 6 @ 8:30 am – 9:15 am
 
Explorers 8 Empower Parent Meeting 9:45 am
Explorers 8 Empower Parent Meeting @ A202
Oct 6 @ 9:45 am – 10:30 am
As the 8th Grade Explorer Team, we would just like to touch base with you about our great start to the school year. All learners have completed their Fall MAP Testing in Language Arts and[...]
Kindergarten & KA Curriculum Night 3:30 pm
Kindergarten & KA Curriculum Night
Oct 6 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Kindergarten & KA Curriculum Night
Kindergarten 3:30-4:30 Kinder Academy 4:30-5:30  
Groves Academy LD/ADHD College Fair 5:30 pm
Groves Academy LD/ADHD College Fair @ Earl Brown Heritage Center
Oct 6 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Groves Academy LD/ADHD College & Post-Secondary Options Fair: Thursday, October 6 at Earle Brown Heritage Center Fair is 6-8pm, information sessions 5-8:30pm. Geared exclusively toward students who have learning disabilities or attention disorders, this is the[...]
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Daily College Visits/Events
Daily College Visits/Events @ Chanhassen High School
Oct 7 all-day
8:30am: University of Vermont, Burlington, VT – Eliza Etter 8:30am: Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL – Callie Brown 9:25am: Arizona State University – Justin Haley 9:25am: North Dakota State University – Ty Olschlager 10:20am:[...]
Read-A-Thon Kickoff
Read-A-Thon Kickoff
Oct 7 all-day
Read-A-Thon Kickoff
Read-A-Thon through 10/28
8th Grade Band Party 2:30 pm
8th Grade Band Party @ CMSW Band Room
Oct 7 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
 
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Natl Performing Arts Fair/Concordia University 1:00 pm
Natl Performing Arts Fair/Concordia University @ Concordia University
Oct 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Natl Performing Arts Fair/Concordia University
Performing and Visual Arts College Fair 1:00 pm
Performing and Visual Arts College Fair @ Concordia Univ. Gangelhoff Center
Oct 8 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Performing and Visual Arts College Fair: Saturday, October 8, 2016, Concordia University St. Paul Gangelhoff Center, 1:00-3:00pm. Preregister and bring your scannable barcode! Click here for more details.
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Daily College Visits/Events
Daily College Visits/Events @ Minneapolis College of Art and Design
Oct 9 all-day
10:00am – 11:30am: “Morning at MCAD” Find out about creative careers, how to make the most of portfolio day, and take a tour of MCAD Noon – 4:00pm: National Portfolio Day at Minneapolis College of[...]
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Daily College Visits/Events
Daily College Visits/Events @ Chanhassen High School
Oct 10 all-day
8:30am: UW-Superior, Superior, WI – Brittney Kemi 9:25am: University of Northwestern St. Paul – Jackie Sommers 9:25am: Washington Univ. St. Louis – Scott Crawford 1:35pm: Furman University, Greenville, SC – Maggie Murphy 2:30pm: UM-Morris, Morris,[...]
Yearbook Meeting 2:30 pm
Yearbook Meeting @ CMSW Room 209
Oct 10 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
 
NHS Induction 7:15 pm
NHS Induction
Oct 10 @ 7:15 pm – 9:00 pm
NHS Induction
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Be Thankful – Wear Blue
Be Thankful – Wear Blue
Oct 11 all-day
Wear blue on Wednesday to show your gratitude!!!
Choir 7:50 am
Choir
Oct 11 @ 7:50 am – 8:30 am
Choir
 
PRMS PTO Meeting 2:45 pm
PRMS PTO Meeting @ PRMS Commons
Oct 11 @ 2:45 pm – 3:45 pm
 
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Daily College Visits/Events
Daily College Visits/Events @ Chanhassen High School
Oct 12 all-day
8:20am: University of Rochester, Rochester, NY – Andre McKenzie 9:05am: Spring Arbor University, Spring Arbor, MI – Matt Jemilo Students – sign up for all college visits using the FlexTime Scheduler For an alphabetical list[...]
Wacky/Tacky Day
Wacky/Tacky Day
Oct 12 all-day
 
Powder Puff Football Games 6:00 pm
Powder Puff Football Games
Oct 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Powder Puff Football Games
Christian College Fair 6:30 pm
Christian College Fair @ Southwest Christian High School
Oct 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
For a list of attending colleges, click here.
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Black & White Day
Black & White Day
Oct 13 all-day
 
Daily College Visits/Events
Daily College Visits/Events @ Chanhassen High School
Oct 13 all-day
10:50am: Miami University of Ohio, Oxford, OH – Mitch Arnett Students – sign up for all college visits using the FlexTime Scheduler For an alphabetical list of upcoming college visits, click here.
Fall Conferences 2:30 pm
Fall Conferences
Oct 13 @ 2:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Fall Conferences 3:00 pm
Fall Conferences
Oct 13 @ 3:00 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Parent-Teacher Conferences 3:00 pm
Parent-Teacher Conferences
Oct 13 @ 3:00 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Parent Teacher Conferences 4:00 pm
Parent Teacher Conferences
Oct 13 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Conferences are conducted arena style in the Commons. You may park on the west side of the building and enter through the athletics door. Please bring your student with you to conferences as they are[...]
Jonathan’s 25th Anniversary Open House 4:30 pm
Jonathan’s 25th Anniversary Open House
Oct 13 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Jonathan’s 25th Anniversary Open House
Please help us in celebrating Jonathan Elementary School’s 25th birthday! You are invited to drop in anytime between 4:30 and 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 13th at our Open House Celebration. At our celebration, we[...]
Washington Univ. St. Louis Local Info Session 7:00 pm
Washington Univ. St. Louis Local Info Session @ Minneapolis Marriott West
Oct 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Office of Undergraduate Admissions invites prospective students and their parents to an information session about Wash U, academic programs, life on campus, and how to apply for admissions and financial assistance.  No reservation is required[...]
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Homecoming Dance 9:00 pm
Homecoming Dance
Oct 15 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Homecoming Dance
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October Birthday Lunches 11:00 am
October Birthday Lunches
Oct 17 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
October Birthday Lunches
Students are invited to have lunch with the Principal
Fall Conferences 2:30 pm
Fall Conferences
Oct 17 @ 2:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
PTO Meeting 3:15 pm
PTO Meeting
Oct 17 @ 3:15 pm
 
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Daily College Visits/Events
Daily College Visits/Events @ Chanhassen High School
Oct 18 all-day
8:30am: University of Kansas – Carly Froyum 9:25am: Macalester College – Nora Main 10:49am-1:12pm: Military Service Fair, Chan HS Commons.  Visit with a large variety of military options and support groups.  Parents are welcome to[...]
Picture Retakes
Picture Retakes
Oct 18 all-day
Please return your picture packet for retakes.
Choir 7:50 am
Choir
Oct 18 @ 7:50 am – 8:30 am
Choir
 
Military Fair during Lunches 11:00 am
Military Fair during Lunches
Oct 18 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Military Fair during Lunches
Fall Conferences 3:00 pm
Fall Conferences
Oct 18 @ 3:00 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Parent-Teacher Conferences 3:00 pm
Parent-Teacher Conferences
Oct 18 @ 3:00 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Choir Concert 7:00 pm
Choir Concert @ Theater
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
 
Choir Concert 7:00 pm
Choir Concert
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Choir Concert
Choir Concert 7:00 pm
Choir Concert
Oct 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Choir Concert in Chaska High School Auditorium.
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Be an Upstander – Wear Green
Be an Upstander – Wear Green
Oct 19 all-day
Don’t be a bystander! Wear green on Wednesday.
Stand up to Bullies – Wear Orange
Stand up to Bullies – Wear Orange
Oct 19 all-day
This is a nationwide event to bring more awareness to stop bullying.
PSAT Testing 8:00 am
PSAT Testing @ Chanhassen High School Gym 2
Oct 19 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
2016 PSAT Registration Information PSAT: Wednesday, October 19th, 2016 at 8:10am located in Gym 2 Registration information: Starting date: September 19th at 8:00AM through October 2nd at 11:59 PM. Cost is $18.00. Late Registration: October[...]
PSAT Test for Juniors 8:10 am
PSAT Test for Juniors
Oct 19 @ 8:10 am – 11:45 am
The PSAT, a scholarship-qualifying test for juniors, is being given at Chaska High School on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 starting promptly 8:10 a.m. in the back gym. The test will take all morning and students[...]
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Late Start (2 hours late)
Two Hour Late Start
Two Hour Late Start
Oct 20 all-day
Two hour late start – School day begins at 10:40 am, with regular dismissal time of 3:10 pm. Buses run exactly two hours later than normal for morning pick-up. There is no breakfast on late[...]
2 Hour Late Start for Students 8:10 am
2 Hour Late Start for Students
Oct 20 @ 8:10 am – 10:10 am
School begins at 10:10am
Book Fair 12:00 pm
Book Fair
Oct 20 @ 12:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Book Fair
 
Fall Conferences 3:30 pm
Fall Conferences
Oct 20 @ 3:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Fall Conferences
Kinder Academy 4:00-8:00 Kindergarten 3:30-7:30  
Conferences/Scheduled 4:00 pm
Conferences/Scheduled
Oct 20 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Conferences/Scheduled
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Dress like the 70’s
Dress like the 70’s
Oct 21 all-day
Part of our Honor Yesterday, Celebrate Today and Dream for Tomorrow theme.
Southwest MN State Free Bus to Campus 8:30 am
Southwest MN State Free Bus to Campus @ Southwest MN State University
Oct 21 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Free bus to “Mustang Days Open House” on SMSU campus Oct. 21, 2016.  Sign up required; RSVP to liz.fladhammer@smsu.edu.  Bus will leave from IKEA parking lot at 9:00am and leave SMSU at 4:00pm.  Tour, have[...]
Book Fair 12:00 pm
Book Fair
Oct 21 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Book Fair
 
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ACT Test at Chaska and Chan HS 7:45 am
ACT Test at Chaska and Chan HS
Oct 22 @ 7:45 am – 12:45 pm
ACT Test at Chaska and Chan HS – register for the Oct. 22 test by Sept. 16 at ACT. Students – bring the following: Admission ticket with photo Current Photo ID #2 pencils (not mechanical)[...]
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Book Fair 12:00 pm
Book Fair
Oct 24 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Book Fair
 
Yearbook Meeting 2:30 pm
Yearbook Meeting @ CMSW Room 209
Oct 24 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
 
Ed Issues 3:30 pm
Ed Issues
Oct 24 @ 3:30 pm
Ed Issues
 
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Lifetouch Picture Re-takes
Picture Re-take Day
Picture Re-take Day
Picture Retake Day
Picture Retake Day @ Chanhassen Elementary School
Oct 25 all-day
 
Choir 7:50 am
Choir
Oct 25 @ 7:50 am – 8:30 am
Choir
 
Conferences 3:30 pm
Conferences @ Chanhassen Elementary School
Oct 25 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Fall Conferences 3:30 pm
Fall Conferences
Oct 25 @ 3:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Fall Conferences
Kindergarten – Grade 5 – 3:30-7:30 Kinder Academy 4:00-8:00
Fall Conferences 4:00 pm
Fall Conferences @ Kindergarten Center
Oct 25 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
Parent/Teacher Conferences 4:00 pm
Parent/Teacher Conferences
Oct 25 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
Normandale Evening Open House 5:00 pm
Normandale Evening Open House @ Normandale Community College
Oct 25 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Students and parents are welcome to attend this open house, featuring visits with faculty and staff representing the academic departments and to learn about programs, degrees, financial aid, Transfering,support services, PSEO, etc.  The Latino Student[...]
Band Concerts 5:30 pm
Band Concerts @ CMSW Large Gym
Oct 25 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Univ. of Notre Dame Local Info Session 7:00 pm
Univ. of Notre Dame Local Info Session @ DeLaSalle High School
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Please register for the event: https://enrollment.nd.edu/ndontheroad/?id=4a57a593-023a-4d12-932e-f9c80b2bc91c
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Daily College Visits/Events
Daily College Visits/Events @ Chanhassen High School CRC
Oct 26 all-day
2:30pm: UW-Stout – Joan Ebnet Students – sign up for all college visits using the FlexTime Scheduler. For an alphabetical list of upcoming college visits, click here.
Help Someone Smile – Wear Red
Help Someone Smile – Wear Red
Oct 26 all-day
Wear Red and your Smile!
Picture Retake Day 8:30 am
Picture Retake Day
Oct 26 @ 8:30 am
Picture Retake Day
 
Book Fair 12:00 pm
Book Fair
Oct 26 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Book Fair
 
Book Fair 12:00 pm
Book Fair
Oct 26 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Book Fair
 
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Daily College Visits
Daily College Visits @ Chanhassen High School CRC
Oct 27 all-day
9:05am: Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, FL – Mari Prauer 10:50am: Drake University, Des Moines, IA – Maggie Students – sign up for all college visits using the FlexTime Scheduler For an alphabetic list of all[...]
Senior Pictures Due 8:00 am
Senior Pictures Due
Oct 27 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
The deadline for senior portrait submissions is 3pm on Thursday, October 27. No late submissions will be accepted. Please mail your photo c/o Yearbook Advisor to Chaska High School OR you may submit the photo[...]
6th Grade Orchestra Hall Field Trip 8:50 am
6th Grade Orchestra Hall Field Trip @ Orchestra Hall
Oct 27 @ 8:50 am – 11:45 am
 
Book Fair Lunches with Grandparents 11:00 am
Book Fair Lunches with Grandparents @ Bluff Creek Elementary
Oct 27 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Book Fair Lunches with Grandparents @ Bluff Creek Elementary
 
Walk-a-Thon: “Walkin’ on the West Side” 12:45 pm
Walk-a-Thon: “Walkin’ on the West Side” @ CMSW
Oct 27 @ 12:45 pm – 2:15 pm
Walk-a-Thon: “Walkin’ on the West Side” @ CMSW
Conferences 3:30 pm
Conferences @ Chanhassen Elementary School
Oct 27 @ 3:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Conferences/Scheduled 4:00 pm
Conferences/Scheduled
Oct 27 @ 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Conferences/Scheduled
Fall Conferences 4:00 pm
Fall Conferences @ Kindergarten Center
Oct 27 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
Parent/Teacher Conferences 4:00 pm
Parent/Teacher Conferences
Oct 27 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
Financial Aid Night at Chaska HS 7:00 pm
Financial Aid Night at Chaska HS @ Chaskas HS Auditorium
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Financial Aid Night at Chaska HS: this is a district wide event and is especially helpful to current seniors and their families who will complete the FAFSA beginning October 1, 2016.  All grades are welcome,[...]
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Family Break
Family Break
Oct 28 all-day
No homework due until the following Wednesday
Read-A-Thon Closing Event
6th Grade Party – all 3 Middle Schools 2:30 pm
6th Grade Party – all 3 Middle Schools @ Chaska Middle School East
Oct 28 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Bring some extra money to purchase concessions.
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No School – Students
Conferences/Walk in 8:00 am
Conferences/Walk in
Oct 31 @ 8:00 am – 11:30 am
Conferences/Walk in
Parent Teacher Conferences 8:00 am
Parent Teacher Conferences
Oct 31 @ 8:00 am – 11:30 am
Conferences are conducted arena style in the Commons. You may park on the west side of the building and enter through the athletics door. Please bring your student with you to conferences as they are[...]
Conferences 12:00 pm
Conferences @ Chanhassen Elementary School
Oct 31 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
Conferences 12:00 pm
Conferences
Oct 31 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Conferences
 
Fall Conferences 12:00 pm
Fall Conferences @ Kindergarten Center
Oct 31 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
 
Parent/Teacher Conferences 12:00 pm
Parent/Teacher Conferences
Oct 31 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm