Sep
20
Thu
Pep Fest – Walkin’ on the West Side Fundraiser Kick-off
Sep 20 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Curriculum Night for Parents/Guardians
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This is an opportunity for parents/guardians to meet your student’s teachers and hear what they will be learning about this year. This event is for parents/guardians only, not students.

Click this Curriculum Night link for more information.

Sep
24
Mon
Yearbook Meetings
Sep 24 @ 3:35 pm – 4:15 pm

Yearbook meeting in Ms. Balcerak’s room #209. Contact her with questions at BalcerakM@District112.org or 952-556-7566.

Sep
25
Tue
Communication and Conflict Resolution #Stigma180 @ Chanhassen High School
Sep 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

In this workshop, you will learn effective communication strategies for families or individuals when faced with conflict. Professionals from Family Recovery Resource Experts (FRrē) will cover an effective communication tool (conjoint communication), share strategies for establishing healthy boundaries, walk through tools for conflict resolution and how to navigate competing needs within a family system. Presented by Marc Hertz, President and Founder of FRrē.

Oct
4
Thu
2 Hour Late Start
Oct 4 all-day
Oct
8
Mon
Yearbook Meetings
Oct 8 @ 3:35 pm – 4:15 pm

Yearbook meeting in Ms. Balcerak’s room #209. Contact her with questions at BalcerakM@District112.org or 952-556-7566.

Oct
9
Tue
School Picture Make-ups & Retakes
Oct 9 @ 8:30 am – 11:00 am
Oct
10
Wed
Chalk Talks – Inaugural Event @ Enki Brewing
Oct 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Chalk Talks is a new community conversation series that features
speakers who discover, explore and present big ideas.
These fun, short, TED-style talks aim to spark productive
conversation and promote advancement in our community.

Join us as we hear from two presenters:
Anna Edlund presenting “Think Outside” which invites children to think outside themselves, the school building, and into the community.
Jake Jauert will present “Academics in Motion” and share how his active classroom supports student learning.

Pre-registration strongly encouraged.

Oct
11
Thu
Walkin’ on the West Side Walk-a-Thon Fundraiser
Oct 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Common Triggers That Can Cause Anxiety and Depression in Adolescents #Stigma180 @ Chaska High School
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Many adolescents experience some form of anxiety and depression. Come learn about common triggers that cause anxiety and depression during adolescence, as well as how to tell the difference between everyday experiences of anxiety and depression vs. clinical levels. This presentation will identify warning signs that parents and educators can watch for, give them practical tools for how to respond effectively, and offer guidance about seeking mental health treatment. Presented by Nicole M. Johnson, MA, Post Doctoral Fellow, Lorenz Clinic