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Grayling Elementary School is offering an Extended Learning Year (ELY) calendar for 2016-2017 to families that are interested in this learning option. The application window is February 1-March 15, 2016. Learn more.


FREE Indoor Walking

Looking for a way to stay active this winter? The CASD is offering free indoor walking at Grayling Elementary School Mondays through Fridays from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. Please wear clean, dry shoes. Learn more.


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 districts are recognized for increasing access to AP® course work while simultaneously maintaining or increasing the percentage of students earning scores of 3 or higher on AP Exams.  

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 new Viking Wellness Center, one of 100 adolescent health centers in Michigan, 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. 

The VWC provides easy access to physical and mental health services and reduces the time that our students are out of school for appointments, injuries and illnesses. It is unique because students will be seen at the clinic regardless of their insurance status or ability to pay for services. 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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GHS receives another national award

GHS was one of only 15 Michigan schools and one of only 425 schools 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 over 1,500 high schools in Michigan and nearly 22,000 in the United States -- and was 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

More recognition for GHS

Grayling High School was recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a "Best High School" for the fifth year in a row. GHS was listed #71 in Michigan, earning silver status for the third year in a row.

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 February 2016
S M T W T F S
  1 2
Feb 2
Groundhog Day
CASD
Feb 2
3
Feb 3
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
GE Chess Club
CASD
Feb 3
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
L.A. Comm.
CASD
Feb 3
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Science Comm. MS
CASD
Feb 3
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Grayling Middle School, 500 Spruce Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
3:45 PM to 4:45 PM
Math Mtg. HS
CASD
Feb 3
3:45 PM to 4:45 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
3:45 PM to 4:45 PM
S.S. Comm. HS
CASD
Feb 3
3:45 PM to 4:45 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
4
Feb 4
Bell Sch. 6, Write Now
GHS
Feb 4
Grayling High School 1-hour Morning Assembly/Meeting Time Schedule (#6) IV Day/GVR dates: Oct. 2-RALLY ONLY, Oct. 30; Assembly dates: Nov. 11; Read Now: Sept. 16, Sept. 30, Dec. 9, Dec. 16; Write Now: Oct. 21, Feb. 3 Individual Student Data Day: Nov. TBD *Additional one hour assembly days may be added 1st hour 8:10- 9:0353 min passing9:03-9:10 7 min 2nd hour9:10-9:2010 min passing9:20-9:277 min Assembly/Meeting9:27-10:2760 min passing 10:27-10:347 min 2nd hour10:34-11:2753 min A Lunch schedule B Lunch schedule A Lunch 11:27-11:52 25 min passing 11:27-11:34 7 min passing 11:52-11:59 7 min3rd hour 11:34-12:28 54 min 3rd hour 11:59-12:53 54 minB Lunch 12:28-12:53 25 min passing12:53- 1:00 7 min 4th hour 1:00- 1:5353 min passing 1:53- 2:00 7 min 5th hour 2:00- 2:5353 min In-School Suspension (ISS) lunch is from 11:52 to 12:18 with students back to ISS by 12:21 p.m. Wexford-Missaukee Students: Students arrive back to HS at 12:16 p.m. and report to cafeteria.
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Girl Scouts
GES
Feb 4
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
8th grade parent night
GHS
Feb 4
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
You are cordially invited to the Grayling High School Auditorium February 4, 2016 6:00 P.M. We will be conducting an informational meeting for parents of next year’s freshmen. This is an opportunity to get your child off to a great start in high school! Meet our principal, assistant principal, athletic director and the counselors. Learn about the curriculum, graduation requirements, co-curricular opportunities, and more.
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Parent Night 8th grade
GHS
Feb 4
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Grayling High School Auditorium
You are cordially invited to the Grayling High School Auditorium February 4, 2016 6:00 P.M. We will be conducting an informational meeting for parents of next year’s freshmen. This is an opportunity to get your child off to a great start in high school! Meet our principal, assistant principal, athletic director and the counselors. Learn about the curriculum, graduation requirements, co-curricular opportunities, and more.
5
Feb 5
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Early On Cases
CASD
Feb 5
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
6
Feb 6
ACT Test Date
CASD
Feb 6
ACT Test Date
GHS
Feb 6
7 8
Feb 8
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
School Board Mtg. @ GE
CASD
Feb 8
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.
9
Feb 9
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
1st Year Teacher Mentoring Cohort GE
CASD
Feb 9
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
10
Feb 10
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
GE Chess Club
CASD
Feb 10
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Project Graduation Mtg. HS
CASD
Feb 10
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
11
Feb 11
Bell Sch. 10 - Scheduling
GHS
Feb 11
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.
9:50 AM to 10:20 AM
Jostens Freshman Ring Presentation
GHS
Feb 11
9:50 AM to 10:20 AM
HS cafeteria
Freshmen ring presentation in cafeteria from 9:50 to 10:20 a.m.
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Girl Scouts
GES
Feb 11
3:30 PM to 5:00 PM
3:40 PM to 4:40 PM
Fine Arts Comm. HS
CASD
Feb 11
3:40 PM to 4:40 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
12
Feb 12
ELY No School
CASD
Feb 12
Teachers on duty
Lincoln's Birthday
CASD
Feb 12
No School
CASD
Feb 12
Teachers on duty
Professional Development - No school for students
GHS
Feb 12
13
14
Feb 14
Valentine's Day
CASD
Feb 14
15
Feb 15
ELY No School
CASD
Feb 15
Mid-Winter Break - No school
GHS
Feb 15
No School
CASD
Feb 15
Presidents' Day
CASD
Feb 15
Washington's Birthday
CASD
Feb 15
16
Feb 16
ELY No School
CASD
Feb 16
HS Spirit Week
GHS
Feb 16
8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
HS Spirit Week
CASD
Feb 16
8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
2nd Year Teacher Mentoring Cohort GE
CASD
Feb 16
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
17
Feb 17
Bell Sch. 7, Assembly
GHS
Feb 17
Grayling High School 1-hour End of Day Assembly/Meeting Time Schedule (#7) IV Day/GVR dates: Dec. 22, Jan. 29, March 24, May 13; Assembly dates: Oct. 6, Oct. 9, Feb. 17, Feb. 19 Scheduling/Senior Interviews: March TBD *Additional one hour assembly days may be added 1st hour 8:10- 9:0656 min. passing 9:06- 9:137 min 2nd hour9:13-10:0956 min A Lunch schedule B Lunch schedule A Lunch 10:09-10:34 25 min Passing 10:09-10:16 7 min Passing 10:34-10:41 7 min3rd hour 10:16-11:13 57 min 3rd hour 10:41-11:38 57 minB Lunch 11:13-11:38 25 min passing11:38-11:457 min 4th hour11:45- 12:4257 min passing12:42- 12:497 min Assembly/Meeting12:49- 1:4960 min passing 1:49- 1:56 7 min 5th hour1:56- 2:5357 min In-School Suspension (ISS) lunch is from 10:34 to 10:59 a.m. with students back to ISS by 11:02 a.m. Wexford-Missaukee Students: Report to 4th hour when they arrive back to HS at 12:16 p.m.
ELY No School
CASD
Feb 17
HS Spirit Week
GHS
Feb 17
8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
HS Spirit Week
CASD
Feb 17
8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
GE Chess Club
CASD
Feb 17
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
He-Man Volleyball
GHS
Feb 17
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
18
Feb 18
Bell Sch. 10, Academic Ctr./SVLC
GHS
Feb 18
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
Feb 18
HS Spirit Week
GHS
Feb 18
8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
HS Spirit Week
CASD
Feb 18
8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
19
Feb 19
Bell Sch. 7, Assembly
GHS
Feb 19
Grayling High School 1-hour End of Day Assembly/Meeting Time Schedule (#7) IV Day/GVR dates: Dec. 22, Jan. 29, March 24, May 13; Assembly dates: Oct. 6, Oct. 9, Feb. 17, Feb. 19 Scheduling/Senior Interviews: March TBD *Additional one hour assembly days may be added 1st hour 8:10- 9:0656 min. passing 9:06- 9:137 min 2nd hour9:13-10:0956 min A Lunch schedule B Lunch schedule A Lunch 10:09-10:34 25 min Passing 10:09-10:16 7 min Passing 10:34-10:41 7 min3rd hour 10:16-11:13 57 min 3rd hour 10:41-11:38 57 minB Lunch 11:13-11:38 25 min passing11:38-11:457 min 4th hour11:45- 12:4257 min passing12:42- 12:497 min Assembly/Meeting12:49- 1:4960 min passing 1:49- 1:56 7 min 5th hour1:56- 2:5357 min In-School Suspension (ISS) lunch is from 10:34 to 10:59 a.m. with students back to ISS by 11:02 a.m. Wexford-Missaukee Students: Report to 4th hour when they arrive back to HS at 12:16 p.m.
ELY No School
CASD
Feb 19
HS Spirit Week
GHS
Feb 19
8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
HS Spirit Week
CASD
Feb 19
8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Freshmen ring orders due
GHS
Feb 19
10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
HS cafeteria
Jostens will be in the cafeteria during lunches to collect freshmen ring orders
20
Feb 20
8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
HS Snowgoing Dance
CASD
Feb 20
8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Snowgoing Dance
GHS
Feb 20
8:00 PM to 11:00 PM
21 22
Feb 22
Choir - MSVMA Dist. Festival
CASD
Feb 22
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
6th-12th Band Concert
GHS
Feb 22
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Band Concert 7th - 12th Grades
CASD
Feb 22
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
23
Feb 23
Choir - MSVMA Dist. Festival
CASD
Feb 23
MSVMA Choir Festival
GHS
Feb 23
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
3rd Year Teacher Mentoring Cohort
CASD
Feb 23
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
24
Feb 24
8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
GE Early On
CASD
Feb 24
8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
GE Chess Club
CASD
Feb 24
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
GE Reading Night 3rd-5th Grades
CASD
Feb 24
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
25
Feb 25
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Daddy/Daughter Dance PreK - 5th Grades
CASD
Feb 25
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
26 27
28 29
Feb 29
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Choir 7th-12th Concert HS
CASD
Feb 29
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
7th-12th Choir Concert
GHS
Feb 29
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM