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FACILITIES UPDATE

Meng Analylsis Facility Condition Assessment for CSD

Capital Projects 101

Thought Exchange Update Thought Exchange

Participate until October 6th.  Info from the Chimacum School District Thought Exchange for each school building plus the Pi Program and the District Staff & Community are linked within.

Chimacum Prevention Coalition Community Survey

 

Jefferson County Public Health

 

The Chimacum Prevention Coalition would like you to take the Fall 2017 Community Survey. Thank you for supporting our community’s youth!

Superintendent's Message

 

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Greetings to all!

As we begin the new school year I thought it would be helpful to let you know about some new things happening in the school district.

2018 Washington Teacher of the Year award to be announced

 

Gary Coyan

 

Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction will honor nine finalists from across the state including Gary Coyan of Chimacum School District!

New Special Services Director

 

Holly Patton

 

Chimacum School District is pleased to announce that we have selected Holly Patton as the new Special Services Director. Holly Patton has over 25 years of experience working as an educator and advocate, supporting individuals with disabilities and their families.

New CHS Dean of Students

 

Mark Gudger - Dean of Students

 

We are pleased to announce that the Chimacum School District has selected Mark Gudger as the new CHS Dean of Students.

Port Ludlow Welcome Event

A. Yaley & J. Michaels

 

Chimacum School District attends the Port Ludlow Neighborhood Welcome Event!

Visible Learning Conference

 

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Chimacum School District educators attend the June 2017 annual Visible Learning Conference.

Spring 2017 Newsletter

 

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SPORTS PHYSICALS

 

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Sports Physicals for CMS & CHS athletes in August.

New Elementary Principal

 

Jason Lynch

 

We are pleased to announce that the Chimacum School District has selected Jason Lynch as the new Elementary School Principal. 

SmileMobile Dental Clinic

 

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The SmileMobile dental clinic is coming to Chimacum July 24 - 28, 2017.

Camp Beausite - Hiring

 

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Now hiring seasonal positions!

New CHS Principal

 

Brian MacKenzie

 

Chimacum School District selects Brian MacKenzie as the new High School Principal.

Chimacum Community Celebration

 

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Campus Incident On 5/30/17

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UPDATE: 6/1/2017

The District wants the community to know that issues of safety and security are taken seriously.  On Tuesday, May 30, 2017, an incident took place on the Chimacum School District main campus....

Primary School Parent Meeting

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Special Parent Meeting
Primary School
Wednesday May 31st

5:00 PM

 

Choir Concert Rescheduled

 

The 5th - 8th grade choir concert has been rescheduled for Tuesday, December 13th at 7:00 PM in the Chimacum Auditorium. Notices with additional information will be sent home with students.

School Delayed Due to Snow

 

December 9, 2016

  •  No preschool today
  • Primary School start time: 10:05 AM;  Dismissal Time: 2:35 PM
  • Elementary School start time: 9:50 AM;  Dismissal Time: 2:20 PM
  • Middle & High School start time: 9:45 AM; Dismissal Time: 2:20 PM

More information will be posted as conditions potentially change.

Please be safe.

School Start Time Delayed Due to Snow

December 9, 2016

School start time is delayed due to snow.  We will adhere to the  2016-2017 Chimacum Snow Routes list provided here. There is one bus run for all K-12 students and they will be transported together. Primary and Elementary students will dismiss early as well, please see schedule below.  Again all K-12 students will be transported to and from school on the same bus.

  • Primary School start time: 10:05 AM;  Dismissal Time: 2:35 PM
  • Elementary School start time: 9:50 AM;  Dismissal Time: 2:20 PM
  • Middle & High School start time: 9:45 AM; Dismissal Time: 2:20 PM

More information will be posted as conditions potentially change.

Please be safe.

CANCELED: 5th - 8th Grade CHOIR CONCERT

 

The concert taking place tonight, 12/8/16 at 7:00 PM has been cancelled due to the weather forecast. We apologize for any inconvenience. Our number one priority is community safety! 

Veterans Day Assembly American Flag

 

Please join us in honoring Veterans Day. Families, Veterans and community members are welcome to attend!

Chimacum School District will be hosting several Veterans Day assemblies on Thursday, 11/10/2016.

 

Brand New Bikes!

Chimacum Elementary annouces READING and MATH contest during the month of November with a chance to win BRAND NEW BICYCLES AND HELMETS!!

Middle School Basketball Coach

Currently, we do not have coaches for Middle School boys basketball. The position has been open since July.  If you are interested or you know of someone who may be interested, please complete the online APPLICATION found under the Employment tab of our website.

Huntingford Humanities Lecture

 

Jefferson County Library presents the Huntingford Humanities Lecture with Daniel James Brown.  Please join for an evening with author Daniel James Brown as he discusses his #1 New York Times bestseller The Boys in the Boat.

K-5 Math Curriculum Preview

 

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The Elementary Math Curriculum Committee is recommending for adoption an elementary math program called Bridges in Mathematics. The district is seeking public comment for the period of April 26 to May 5.

CSD Community Forum

 

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Please join us in the Chimacum School District Auditorium on May 13, 2017 at 9:00 AM.

Chimacum WE ACT Club

 

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The We Act club sponsors local and global citizenship through fundraising activities and involvement.  On April 21, 2017 the Chimacum We Act Club was a featured guest.

This video is a must see!

Inclement Weather Details

 

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Weather reports are forecasting the possibility of snow on Monday morning.  For this reason, we want to share what to expect regarding communications and schedule changes should there be a delay or cancellation of school due to inclement weather.

Replacement M&O Levy 2017

 

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ThoughtExchange: We want to hear from you!

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For the past several months our district has been reaching out to you—our valuable patrons—to see how we can better engage you in the educational process.  We want to thank so many of you who have commented on how we are doing and for partnering with us as we vision for a better future. This third exchange is our next step in getting your opinions on how we are doing. 

Results Are In!

 

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As you are aware, our school community recently took part in an online learning process. We’ve reviewed your thoughts and priorities and now want to share the results with you.

School Board Resignation - Cammy Brown CSD Logo

 

Dear Chimacum Community:

On October 26th the Chimacum School Board accepted the resignation of board member Cammy Brown. We thank Cammy for her exemplary service on the board.  If you live in District 2......

Congratulations CHS Boys Tennis!

 

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CONGRATULATIONS to the Chimacum High School Boys Tennis Team - 1A Academic State Champions with a combined GPA of 3.823!!

Jefferson County Library Presents.....

 

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SmileMobile Dental Clinic

 

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The SmileMobile dental clinic is comng to Chimacum April 17-21, 2017. Call today to schedule an appointment!

HOW TO BECOME A CHIMACUM SCHOOL BOARD DIRECTOR

 

What makes a great board member?

 

School Board Director candidate filing period is May 15 - 19, 2017.  If you would like to learn more about becoming a board member please review the following.

 

CHS PRESENTS........

 

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SNOW WHITE &
THE 7 1/2 DWARFS
 

May 4th - 7th
ONE WEEKEND ONLY
 

CSD Newsletter November 2016

 

Chimacum School Matters - News from Your Chimacum School District

Composting Workshops!

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CHS Dram Club Presents

 

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Tsunami Awareness Roadshow

 

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The Washington State Emergency Management Division’s Tsunami Workgroup will be coming to Jefferson County on April 14 to present information about tsunami risks, alert and warning systems, and preparedness information for our area.

Beautiful Day for a Bike Ride!

 

Bike Ed Class

 

Thank you to the Safe Routes to Schools 2016 Bike Grant the Chimacum Middle School Bike Education class is in full swing.

A Message From WSDOT

 

This message was received from the WSDOT Olympic Region Communications Manager regarding the US 101 Elwha River Bridge and the need for public input.

Shop for Schools!

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On May 7th the Quimper Mercantile Sharing with Our Schools Program will take place.

6-8 Science Curriculum Preview

 

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Following a district subject area committee made up of secondary science teachers, the Chimacum School District is seeking public comment from the time period of May 1, 2017 to May 12, 2017, for the purpose of soliciting feedback from the community. 

Community Leadership Award

LuAnn Rogers, Carol Grieves & Rick Thompson

The Community Leadership award is presented to community members or groups in recognition of their outstanding contributions toward education. This year Chimacum School District honored Dick and Carol Grieves of Port Ludlow.

Port Ludlow Artists’ League: ART FEST

 

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A full day of art and fun at the Bay Club!

 

Robotics Summer Camp

 

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NESSP Robotics Summer Camp at Chimacum Middle School!

Student Leaders for School Board

 

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Dear Chimacum High School Students in the Class of 2018-2019.
School Board Policy 1250 provides for student leaders on the school board.

ThoughtExchange Update

 

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This winter we invited our school communities to share their thoughts about what we're doing well and where we can improve on in regards to communication.

Film Screening

 

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You are invited to an evening with nationally recognized speaker Jim Sporleder and free screening of the film Resilience: The Biology of Stress & The Science of Hope.

Community Dinner & Workshop

 

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Port Ludlow Performing Arts Presents......

 

The Enchanted Tail-Art

The Enchanted Tail

A joyful musical story filled with fun and interactive songs telling the story of a mischievous fox and an enchanted princess.

CCP: Student Drop-off and Pick-up No parking fire lane

 

Chimacum Creek Primary. Keeping students safe is our first priority.

Founder’s Award Recipient Todd Miller

 

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Congratulations to High School Teacher, Todd Miller for receiving the Founder’s Award from the Port Townsend School of Woodworking.

6th Grade STEM Project: Environmental Stewardship

 

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Sixth graders have begun working on this year's STEM project: Environmental Stewardship! We invite community members to view and provide feedback for our students.

Read to Rover Program: Meet Jeeves

 

Read to Rover dog Jeeves

 

Meet Jeeves. A Read to Rover poodle with lots of attitude! This is just ONE of the reasons why we love the Read to Rover program so much!

Board Self-Assessment

 

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Chimacum School District participates in the WSSDA Board Self-Assessment, which is based on the five Washington School Board Standards. The report generated by the survey questions is thorough and thought-provoking.

State Response: Recent Outbreak of Mumps

 

Our goals in sending this information are to help prevent mumps disease from reaching schools, and if it does, to help us all respond effectively to prevent it from spreading.

Washington State is currently experiencing its biggest outbreak of mumps in at least 10 years.

FREE All Day Kindergarten Registration OPEN for 2017-18 Kindergarten

 


 

Chimacum Welcomes New Board Member LuAnn Rogers

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READ to ROVER

 

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This Fall marks Chimacum Creek Primary School's EIGHTH year participating in the R.E.A.D. (Reading Education Assistance Dogs)  Program.  Our Chimacum organization, named READ to ROVER,

Benefits of a Sensory Room

 

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Multi Sensory Environments improve the development of thought, intelligence and social skills. Multi Sensory Environments offer....