Feb
19
Mon
No School – President’s Day
Feb 19 all-day
Feb
22
Thu
Parent Teacher Conferences – Spring @ Chaska Middle School East
Feb 22 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Our final conference nights for the school year are
February 22nd from 4:00 – 8:00 pm and February
27th from 4:00 – 8:00 pm. These conferences will
be held in an arena style format so no sign up is
necessary. Our teachers will be located in the commons
area or in the gym. Stop at our check in table for staff
placement maps and your child’s schedule and reflection
form. Students may attend with you, but it is not
required. All special education teachers will host
conferences in their classrooms.

Feb
24
Sat
Hooked on Books @ Chanhassen High School
Feb 24 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

FREE FAMILY FUN!!!

Hooked on Books…and the Arts, too! is a community-wide celebration in support of literacy and the arts. The event has been an on-going partnership between Eastern Carver County Community Education and the Carver County Library system.

Hooked on Books…and the Arts, too! is planning its 13th year of programming! The event integrates literacy and the arts in an imaginative and innovative way. Memories are made for the participants, especially preschool through fifth grade students and their families. Heroes are made out of authors, illustrators, dancers, musicians, and artists, and inspiration takes place along the way. 2018 featured author is Douglas Wood.

Feb
27
Tue
Parent Teacher Conferences – Spring
Feb 27 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Our final conference nights for the school year are
February 22nd from 4:00 – 8:00 pm and February
27th from 4:00 – 8:00 pm. These conferences will
be held in an arena style format so no sign up is
necessary. Our teachers will be located in the commons
area or in the gym. Stop at our check in table for staff
placement maps and your child’s schedule and reflection
form. Students may attend with you, but it is not
required. All special education teachers will host
conferences in their classrooms.

Mar
1
Thu
Rock, Run, & Roll-athon Fundraiser @ Chaska Middle School East
Mar 1 @ 1:45 pm – 3:30 pm
Mar
5
Mon
Conference/Workshop – No School Students
Mar 5 all-day
Mar
6
Tue
Showcase of Talent @ Chaska Middle School East
Mar 6 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

SAVE THE DATE!

Mar
23
Fri
Spring Break
Mar 23 – Mar 30 all-day
Apr
4
Wed
MCA Testing – Reading @ Chaska Middle School East
Apr 4 – Apr 5 all-day

Your child will be participating in the Minnesota
Comprehensive Assessment (MCA III) in the
month of April.  MCA Reading will be given
on April 4th & 5th.  

Your child will have specific testing
times and locations provided to them.
The purpose of these tests is to measure student
achievement in Reading and Math, and
determine how well our curriculum and instruction is
aligned to state standards. This assessment is a
requirement of the Minnesota Department of
Education and given annually in grades 3-8.
Please make every effort to have your child in
school and on time during these testing
days. Students not in school during these times will
need to make up the test at a later date. A
good night’s sleep and adequate breakfast is highly
encouraged during these days. Encourage
your child to do their very best throughout the
assessments.
Reminders will be sent out closer to the testing
dates. Please contact us if you have any
questions or concerns regarding this assessment.

Apr
16
Mon
MCA Testing – Math @ Chaska Middle School East
Apr 16 – Apr 18 all-day

Your child will be participating in the Minnesota
Comprehensive Assessment (MCA III) in the
month of April.  MCA Math will be given
on April 16th, 17th, & 18th. 

Your child will have specific testing
times and locations provided to them.
The purpose of these tests is to measure student
achievement in Reading and Math, and
determine how well our curriculum and instruction is
aligned to state standards. This assessment is a
requirement of the Minnesota Department of
Education and given annually in grades 3-8.
Please make every effort to have your child in
school and on time during these testing
days. Students not in school during these times will
need to make up the test at a later date. A
good night’s sleep and adequate breakfast is highly
encouraged during these days. Encourage
your child to do their very best throughout the
assessments.
Reminders will be sent out closer to the testing
dates. Please contact us if you have any
questions or concerns regarding this assessment.