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. The registration deadline is June 15, and seating is limited. Contact Cheri Helsel at 344-3754 or chelsel@casdk12.net for more information. 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 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 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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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.
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May 2
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
AP Chemistry Exam
CASD
May 2
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
AP Chemistry Exam
GHS
May 2
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
AP Psychology Exam
CASD
May 2
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
AP Psychology Exam
GHS
May 2
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
3
May 3
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
AP Spanish Exam
CASD
May 3
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
AP Spanish Exam
GHS
May 3
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
4
May 4
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
AP Eng Lit Exam
CASD
May 4
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
AP English Lit. Exam
GHS
May 4
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
State Accounting Test
GHS
May 4
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
L.A. Comm. GE
CASD
May 4
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Science Comm. MS
CASD
May 4
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
May 4
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
May 4
3:45 PM to 4:45 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
5
May 5
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
AP Calculus Exam
CASD
May 5
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
AP Calculus Exam
GHS
May 5
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
6
May 6
Senior Walk List Deadline
GHS
May 6
Senior walk list deadline
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
AP US History Exam
CASD
May 6
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Early On Cases
CASD
May 6
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
AP U.S. History Exam
GHS
May 6
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
7
May 7
SAT Test Date
GHS
May 7
SAT Test Date
CASD
May 7
8
May 8
Mother's Day
CASD
May 8
9
May 9
Choir MSVMA State Festival
CASD
May 9
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
School Board Mtg. @ GE
CASD
May 9
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.
10
May 10
Choir MSVMA State Festival
CASD
May 10
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
1st Year Teacher Mentoring Cohort GE
CASD
May 10
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
MSBOA Spring District 2 Meeting
Band
May 10
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Traverse City, MI, USA
11
May 11
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
AP Eng Lang Exam
CASD
May 11
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
AP English Lang. Exam
GHS
May 11
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Project Graduation Mtg. HS
CASD
May 11
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
12
May 12
self-evaluations due in Data Sheet
GHS
May 12
check over your self-reflections in PIVOT
Michigan Youth Arts Festival
Band
May 12 - May 14
Dalton Center, Van De Giessen Road #3001, Kalamazoo Township, MI 49006, United States
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
AP World Lit Exam
CASD
May 12
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
AP World Lit. Exam
GHS
May 12
8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
AP State Exam
CASD
May 12
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
AP Stats Exam
GHS
May 12
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
3:40 PM to 4:40 PM
Fine Arts Comm. @ HS
CASD
May 12
3:40 PM to 4:40 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Band Booster Meeting
Band
May 12
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Grayling Middle School
13
May 13
Michigan Youth Arts Festival
Band
May 12 - May 14
Dalton Center, Van De Giessen Road #3001, Kalamazoo Township, MI 49006, United States
Bell Sch. 7, IV/GVR Day
GHS
May 13
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.
14
May 14
Michigan Youth Arts Festival
Band
May 12 - May 14
Dalton Center, Van De Giessen Road #3001, Kalamazoo Township, MI 49006, United States
15 16 17
May 17
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
2nd Year Teacher Mentoring Cohort GE
CASD
May 17
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
18
May 18
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Seniors Honor Night
CASD
May 18
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Grayling High School, 1135 North Old 27, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Senior Honors Night
GHS
May 18
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
19
May 19
1:45 PM to 2:45 PM
Meet the Grads Senior
CASD
May 19
1:45 PM to 2:45 PM
HS Media Center
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Senior Athletic Honors Night
CASD
May 19
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
Senior Athletic Honors Night
GHS
May 19
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
20
May 20
3:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Grayling Viking Bands Carnival
Band
May 20
3:00 PM to 10:00 PM
21
May 21
Armed Forces Day
CASD
May 21
12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Grayling Viking Bands Carnival
Band
May 21
12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Grayling Mini-Mall, 2384 I-75BUS, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
22
May 22
12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Grayling Viking Bands Carnival
Band
May 22
12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Grayling Mini-Mall, 2384 I-75BUS, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
23
May 23
Senior iPads collected and fees paid
GHS
May 23
Senior iPads collected and fees paid. All senior debts must be paid in full or items returned before receiving cap and gown.
8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
GE School Dentist
CASD
May 23
8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
MS School Dentist
CASD
May 23
8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Grayling Middle School, 500 Spruce Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Project Graduation registration for seniors
GHS
May 23
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
May 23-27: Project Graduation registration in GHS cafeteria during lunches.
3:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Grayling Viking Bands Carnival
Band
May 23
3:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Grayling Mini-Mall, 2384 I-75BUS, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
24
May 24
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Project Graduation registration for seniors
GHS
May 24
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
May 23-27: Project Graduation registration in GHS cafeteria during lunches.
2:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Senior Caps & Gowns distributed
GHS
May 24
2:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Caps, gowns, and tassels distributed during the last 20 minutes of 5th hour class in the hallway outside of the cafeteria (If you are not here, you may pick up your cap and gown from the main office on May 25). All iPads must be turned in, and senior debts paid in full or items returned, before receiving cap and gown.
3:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Grayling Viking Bands Carnival
Band
May 24
3:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Grayling Mini-Mall, 2384 I-75BUS, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
3rd Year Teacher Mentoring Cohort
CASD
May 24
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
25
May 25
Senior Exams
GHS
May 25
8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
GE Early On
CASD
May 25
8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
Grayling Elementary School, 306 Plum Street, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Project Graduation registration for seniors
GHS
May 25
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
May 23-27: Project Graduation registration in GHS cafeteria during lunches.
3:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Band Carnival
Band
May 25
3:00 PM to 9:00 PM
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Choir Concert 7th-12th
CASD
May 25
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 @ HS
GHS
May 25
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
26
May 26
Senior Exams
GHS
May 26
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Project Graduation registration for seniors
GHS
May 26
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
May 23-27: Project Graduation registration in GHS cafeteria during lunches.
3:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Grayling Viking Band Carnival
Band
May 26
3:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Grayling Mini-Mall, 2384 I-75BUS, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Viking Band Carnival @ Grayling Mini Mall
GHS
May 26
5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
27
May 27
GE Picnic and Portfolio Day
CASD
May 27
Senior Walk Through HS
CASD
May 27
Seniors last day of school
GHS
May 27
Seniors’ last day of school and last day for all requirements for graduation to be met (credit earned, documented 40 hours community service, paid all fines owed, returned all GHS uniforms, etc. and met attendance policy requirements).
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Project Graduation registration for seniors
GHS
May 27
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
May 23-27: Project Graduation registration in GHS cafeteria during lunches.
1:45 PM to 3:15 PM
Senior Mtg. & Walk Through
GHS
May 27
1:45 PM to 3:15 PM
Senior meeting in auditorium with class video; senior send off with class song the last 15 min. of day.
2:37 PM to 2:53 PM
Senor Send Off
GHS
May 27
2:37 PM to 2:53 PM
The senior send-off with class song will take place the last 15 minutes of day.
3:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Band Carnival
Band
May 27
3:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Grayling Mini-Mall, 2384 I-75BUS, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
3:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Viking Band Carnival @ Grayling Mini Mall
GHS
May 27
3:00 PM to 10:00 PM
28
May 28
12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Grayling Viking Bands Carnival
Band
May 28
12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Grayling Mini-Mall, 2384 I-75BUS, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Viking Band Carnival @ Grayling Mini Mall
GHS
May 28
12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
29
May 29
12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Band Carnival
Band
May 29
12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Grayling Mini-Mall, 2384 Interstate 75 Business, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Grayling Viking Bands Carnival
Band
May 29
12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Grayling Mini-Mall, 2384 I-75BUS, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Viking Band Carnival @ Grayling Mini Mall
GHS
May 29
12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
30
May 30
ELY No School
CASD
May 30
Memorial Day
CASD
May 30
Memorial Day - No School
GHS
May 30
No School
CASD
May 30
12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Band Carnival
Band
May 30
12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Grayling Mini-Mall, 2384 Interstate 75 Business, Grayling, MI 49738, United States
12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Viking Band Carnival @ Grayling Mini Mall
GHS
May 30
12:00 PM to 6:00 PM
31
May 31
ELY No School
CASD
May 31
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Senior walk list deadline for emergency changes
GHS
May 31
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Walk list deadline for emergency changes.