Senior Parent Night @ Chaska High School Blue Forum
Sep 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Seniors and their parents are invited to a night of exciting and helpful information for a successful senior year and beyond. All are welcome!

6:30pm-6:45pm: CHS Blue Forum – Welcome from Principal/Counselors/CRC

  • Information on senior year that is specific to Chaska High School

6:45pm-7:30pm: CHS Blue Forum – 2 year and 4 year college admission representative panel

  • College Admission Representatives will share valuable college search, application, and scholarship information and answer student/parent questions from the audience.
  • CHS Counselors will be available to answer questions also.
Community Open House @ Carver Elementary
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Homecoming Week
Oct 2 – Oct 7 all-day
2 Hour Late Start
Oct 5 all-day
Picture Retake Day
Oct 6 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am

Lifetouch will be here for the last time this year on Friday, October 6th.  If you would like to have a retake, you must bring your original picture packet and give it to the photographer at the time of retake.

This is the last chance to have your picture taken for the school year.  All students in grades 9-11 must have their picture taken for their school ID.  Optional picture packets are available for purchase.

Your can order pictures online at:

The October 6th Picture Day ID is:  MI297034Y2

Questions – call Lifetouch at:  1-866-955-8342

Parent Teacher Conferences @ Chaska High School Commons
Oct 17 @ 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 activities door. Please bring your student with you to conferences as they are an integral part of the process.

Prior to arriving for conferences you should look-up/print your student’s progress report from Parent Portal. This report will show your student’s current grades and teacher’s names. Please note that paper copies of student’s grades and/or schedules will not be distributed at conferences. You can locate the progress report in Parent Portal under Reports. If you have not already activated your Parent Portal account, this would be a great time to sign up. Staff will be available at the welcome table.

Financial Aid Night @ Chanhassen High School Theater
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

A college financial aid administrator will be presenting on the FAFSA process for seniors and their families, but all grade levels are welcome to attend.  The FAFSA site, opens on October 1, 2017 for current high school seniors to enter their information.  Financial Aid Estimators are now available on individual college websites,, and

MEA – No School Students/Staff
Oct 19 – Oct 20 all-day
Senior Pictures Due
Oct 26 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

The deadline for senior portrait submissions is 3 pm on Thursday, October 26. No late submissions will be accepted. Please submit the photo digitally to or mail your photo c/o Yearbook Advisor to Chaska High School. Digital photos should be a TIFF or JPEG file of at least 300 dpi.

Halloween Dance @ Chanhassen High School
Oct 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Wear a costume and come join us at the annual CAP Halloween Dance.  The dance ends at 9:30pm so you can get good night’s sleep if you are taking the ACT the next day!

Tickets are $5.00 in advance and $7.00 at the door and go on sale during lunches the week of October 23rd.