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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


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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

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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 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


K-5 Math Curriculum Preview




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!

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.

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!!

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!



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.




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May 4th - 7th

Composting Workshops!

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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.

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.

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


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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