Metro Transit Assistance Program

The Transit Assistance Program (TAP) makes public transit more affordable for low-income residents in eastern Carver County.  Click on this link for more information:  Transit Assistance Program Flyer read more

Ellis Island Experience for 6th graders – Volunteers Needed

Volunteer Opportunity for the Ellis Island Experience!  On January 26, 2018 Pioneer Ridge Middle School will be transformed into Ellis Island.  On that day middle school students from West and throughout the district will travel to Ellis Island and experience the challenges of entering through the busiest immigration center of the United States at the turn of the century.  To make this simulation a great learning experience we need around 200 volunteers.  As a volunteer your commitment on that day would be from about 8:45am – 11:40am.  If you are interested in volunteering please click on the link below for more information and to sign up.  Ellis Island Information and Volunteer Sign Up George Peoples, 6th Grade U.S. History... read more

CMSW Veterans Day on KARE11 News

The annual CMSW Veterans Day celebration was a meaningful experience for all. With performances by the bands, choirs, orchestra, student and guest speeches, our students learned about respecting our veterans and appreciating their sacrifices.  KARE11 joined us — click this link to their news story: http://www.kare11.com/mobile/video/entertainment/television/programs/breaking-the-news/veterans-day-celebration-at-chaska-middle-school-west/89-2797191 read more

Community Resources

Here is a flyer with some Community Resources for clothing, meals, holiday gifts, and heating bills assistance. Click this link for more information: Fall/Winter Community Resources.   read more