Ellis Island Experience

Volunteer Opportunity for the Ellis Island Experience! On January 25, 2019 Pioneer Ridge Middle School will be transformed into Ellis Island. On that day 6th grade students from East and throughout the district will travel to Ellis Island and experience the challenges of entering through the busiest immigration center of the United States at the turn of the century. To make this simulation a great learning experience we need around 200 volunteers. As a volunteer your commitment on that day would be from about 8:45 am – 11:40 am. If you are interested in volunteering please click on the link below for more information and to sign up. Ellis Island Information and Volunteer Sign... Continue reading Ellis Island Experience

2019-2020 Registration (6 & 7 grade)

Registration It is hard to believe that we are already thinking about next school year. We just wanted to take a minute to share our 2019-2020 Registration Timeline. 6th & 7th Grade Registration Thursday, January 31st All students will receive registration materials in their Advisory. We will take time to go through the materials with them and answer any questions. Friday, February 15th 6th Grade students will register online in their science classes. All students must have their registration sheet handed into their science teacher with a parent signature before they will be able to register for their courses. Tuesday, February 12th 7th Grade students will register online in their science classes. All students must have their registration sheet handed into their science teacher with a parent signature before we will be able to register for their courses.       8th Grade Registration        Tuesday, January 29th Chaska and Chanhassen High School Counselors will be coming over to... Continue reading 2019-2020 Registration (6 & 7 grade)