Ruby Payne conference sponsored by CASDRuby K Payne Headshot

Ruby Payne, American educator and author of A Framework for Poverty, will speak in the GHS Auditorium on Thursday, September 1, 2016, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. 


AP 6th Annual Honor Roll Banner - reduced sizeCASD named to AP Honor Roll again 

The CASD is one of only 425 school districts in the United States and Canada named to the 6th Annual Advanced Placement Honor Roll by the College Board. The passing rate for students taking AP exams in the CASD is 82% compared to Michigan's passing rate of 66% and the global passing rate of 61%. GHS was the only school in northern Michigan to be honored and is also the smallest school in the state to be honored. This is the second time GHS has received the award. Learn more. 


Viking Wellness Center

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Our Viking Wellness Center is housed in Room C309 of GHS and is open on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. for CASD students ages 10-21. Learn more.


CASD is a School of Choice

The CASD accepts applications for non-resident students under sections 105 and/or 105c of the State School Aid Act.

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CAEEF master logo 3Foundation established to generate scholarship funds for graduates

The Crawford AuSable Excellence in Education Foundation (CAEEF) was created in August 2015 to provide scholarships to graduating students who plan to attend a post-secondary school to earn a degree and to provide funds for educational grants to individuals and groups in the school district. Click on the "Foundation" link near the top of this page to learn more about the foundation and how to make a donation.

 

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GHS named Academic State Champ – again!

GHS is among 44 high schools statewide named 2015 Academic State Champs – chosen from among nearly 770 high schools across Michigan – in Bridge magazine’s fifth annual list. Rankings were based on the percent of students at each school deemed career or college ready when adjusted for student poverty levels. See more.

CASD named to AP Honor Roll again

The CASD was one of only 15 Michigan school districts and one of only 425 in the U.S.A. and Canada to be named to the College Board’s AP District Honor Roll. This is the 6th annual national honor roll for significant gains in student access and success and the second time GHS received this award out of 1,500+ high schools in Michigan and nearly 22,000 in the United States, and it is the only school in northern Michigan and the smallest school in the state be honored. See more.

CASD featured on NWEA website

The CASD is one of three Michigan school districts featured on the Northwest Evaluation Association (NWEA) website for using Measures of Academic Progress (MAP) data to drive student success. Learn More  

GHS on 2015 Beating the Odds List

Grayling High School was named to Newsweek's "Beating the Odds: Top High Schools for Low-Income Students" 2015 list, which identifies schools that do an excellent job of preparing students for college while also overcoming the obstacles faced by students at an economic disadvantage. See more

CASD Spotlights

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The CASD provides up-to-date information to parents and students on a variety of mental health issues. More...

Messages to Students

To get a message to your child before the end of the school day, please call GES (344-3654) before 2:15, GMS (344-3559) before 2:30 and GHS before 2:40 p.m.

School Closure Information

School closing and emergency information is available 24 hours a day by calling 989-344-3530.
Calendar
Next Month Last Month June 2016
S M T W T F S
      1
Jun 1
Bell Sch. 10, Academic Ctr./SVLC
GHS
Jun 1
Grayling High School 30-Minute Morning Assembly/Meeting Time Schedule (#10) Class meetings: Sept. 15, Jan. 19; Academic Centers & SVLC: Oct. 7, Nov. 18, Jan. 13, Feb. 18, March 2, April 20, June 1; Read Now: Sept. 16, Sept. 30, Dec. 9, Dec. 16; Write Now: Oct. 21, Feb. 3 1st hour 8:10-9:13 63 min. passing 9:13-9:20 7 min Assembly/Meeting9:20-9:5030 min passing9:50-9:57 7 min 2nd hour9:57-11:00 63 min A Lunch schedule B Lunch schedule A Lunch 11:00-11:25 25 min passing 11:00-11:07 7 min passing 11:25-11:32 7 min3rd hour 11:07-12:09 62 min 3rd hour 11:32-12:34 62 minB Lunch 12:09-12:34 25 min passing 12:34-12:41 7 min 4th hour 12:41-1:4362 min passing 1:43-1:50 7 min 5th hour 1:50- 2:5363 min In-School Suspension (ISS) lunch is from 11:25 to 11:50 with students back to ISS by 11:53 p.m. Wexford Missaukee Students: Students arrive back to HS at 12:16 p.m. and report to cafeteria.
ELY No School
CASD
Jun 1
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Baccalaureate
CASD
Jun 1
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Baccalaureate
GHS
Jun 1
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
2
Jun 2
ELY No School
CASD
Jun 2
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
CASD Retirement Event
CASD
Jun 2
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
TBD
3
Jun 3
ELY No School
CASD
Jun 3
Mandatory Senior Graduation Rehearsal
GHS
Jun 3
Mandatory graduation rehearsal - 9:00 a.m. If you miss rehearsal, you will not be allowed to participate in commencement exercises. Donuts at 9 a.m. and practice will begin at 9:30.
4
Jun 4
SAT Test Date
GHS
Jun 4
SAT Test Date
CASD
Jun 4
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Girl Scouts Bike- A-Thon
GES
Jun 4
1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
5
Jun 5
GRADUATION
CASD
Jun 5
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
2 PM
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Graduation
GHS
Jun 5
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
8:30 PM to 5:00 AM
Seniors: Project Graduation departure
GHS
Jun 5 - Jun 6
8:30 PM to 5:00 AM
Project Graduation Departure - 8:30 p.m. (time tentative) - GHS Seniors return to GHS from Project Graduation on June 6: 5:00 - 5:30 a.m. (time tentative)
6
Jun 6
6th Grade Camp
CASD
Jun 6 - Jun 8
Leelanau, MI, USA
7
Jun 7
6th Grade Camp
CASD
Jun 6 - Jun 8
Leelanau, MI, USA
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Cross Country Running Club
GES
Jun 7
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
8
Jun 8
6th Grade Camp
CASD
Jun 6 - Jun 8
Leelanau, MI, USA
Exams Bell Sch #4
GHS
Jun 8
Grayling High School Exam Time Schedule (full day) (#4) Exams 2nd, 4th, 5th Hours November 24, March 10, June 8 1st hour 8:10- 8:3828 min. passing 8:38-8:457 min 2nd hour8:45-10:2398 min A Lunch Schedule B Lunch Schedule A Lunch 10:23-10:48 25 min passing 10:23-10:30 7 min passing 10:48-10:55 7 min 3rd hour 10:30-10:58 28 min 3rd hour 10:55-11:23 28 min B Lunch 10:58-11:23 25 min passing11:23-11:307 min 4th hour11:30-1:0898 min passing1:08-1:157 min 5th hour1:15-2:5398 min In-School Suspension (ISS) lunch at B Lunch time. Wexford-Missaukee Students: Report to 4th hour when they arrive back to HS at 12:16 p.m.
9
Jun 9
Early Dismissal
CASD
Jun 9
HS 12:16 pm MS 12:30 pm est. GE 12:41 pm
Exams, Bell Sch 5, Last Day of School
GHS
Jun 9
Grayling High School Early Release Exam Time Schedule (½ Day) (#5) Exams 1st & 3rd Hours November 25, March 11, June 9 1st hour8:10-9:57 107 min A Lunch Schedule B Lunch Schedule A Lunch 9:57-10:22 25 min passing 9:57-10:04 7 min passing 10:22-10:29 7 min 3rd hour 10:04-11:51107 min 3rd hour 10:29-12:16 107 minB Lunch 11:51-12:1625 min In-School Suspension (ISS) lunch at B Lunch time. Wexford-Missaukee Students: Leave at 12:16 when they arrive back to HS.
Last Day of School
GHS
Jun 9
Last Day of School
CASD
Jun 9
End of 3rd Trimester
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Cross Country Running Club
GES
Jun 9
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Band Booster Meeting
Band
Jun 9
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Grayling Middle School
10
Jun 10
Curricular Instruction Day
CASD
Jun 10
Make up Day (if needed)
CASD
Jun 10
11
Jun 11
ACT Test Date
CASD
Jun 11
ACT Test Date
GHS
Jun 11
12 13
Jun 13
Make up Day (if needed)
CASD
Jun 13
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
School Board Finance Mtg. @ GE
CASD
Jun 13
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
Conference Room located on North end of building closest to hospital.
14
Jun 14
Flag Day
CASD
Jun 14
Make up Day (if needed)
CASD
Jun 14
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Cross Country Running Club
GES
Jun 14
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
15
Jun 15
Make up Day (if needed)
CASD
Jun 15
16
Jun 16
Make up Day (if needed)
CASD
Jun 16
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Cross Country Running Club
GES
Jun 16
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
17 18
19
Jun 19
Father's Day
CASD
Jun 19
20 21
Jun 21
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Cross Country Running Club
GES
Jun 21
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
22 23
Jun 23
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Cross Country Running Club
GES
Jun 23
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
24 25
26 27
Jun 27
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
School Board Mtg. @ GE
CASD
Jun 27
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
Conference Room located on North end of building closest to hospital.
28
Jun 28
ELY Full Day
CASD
Jun 28
ELY Last Day of School
CASD
Jun 28
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Cross Country Running Club
GES
Jun 28
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
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