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School Board Elections

At the November 5, 2019 election two directors will be elected for a term of office of four years and two directors will be elected for a term of 2 years.  To be qualified, a candidate must have been a registered elector of the school district for at least twelve consecutive months before the election. A person is ineligible to run for school director if he or she has been convicted of committing a sexual offense against a child.

 

A person who desires to be a candidate for school director shall file a written notice of intention to be a candidate and a nomination petition signed by at least 25 eligible electors who are registered to vote in the regular biennial school election.

 

Nomination petitions may be obtained at the Calhan School Office on or after August 7, 2019.  Office hours are 8:00 to 4:30, Monday - Friday. Completed petitions must be submitted to School District’s Administration Building, no later than 4:00 p.m. on August 30, 2019.

 

Calhan School Board meetings are normally held on the third Tuesday of every month beginning at 6:00 p.m.  There are times during the year that additional special meetings are held when necessary.  

 

The following websites may be of interest to you as you research the possibility of becoming a School Board Member

 

Colorado Association of School Boards: www.casb.org

National Association of School Boards: www.nasb.org

 

The current Calhan Board of Education would be happy to answer any questions you might have:

 

               Amy Kasselder, Board President kasselder@calhanschool.org

               Kathye Wilder, Board Vice President wilder@calhanschool.org

               Clint Mitchell, Board Treasurer mitchell@calhanschool.org

               Donna Ellis, Secretary         donna.ellis@calhanschool.org

Andrea Fowler, Director fowler@calhanschool.org
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Mandatory 6th Grade and New Student Academy 8/12

6th Grade and New Middle School Families,
As the newest members of Calhan Middle School, we want to take this opportunity to welcome you and your students, as well as disperse information about our 6th Grade and New Student Academy. This full day of activities on Monday, August 12th will truly be the first day of school for all 6th graders and new middle school students. Please plan on your student attending. Full bus service will be in place along with full meal service for both breakfast and lunch.
The goal of this new event is to better transition and acclimate our students into the middle school through relationship building with staff and classmates, as well as having fun with one another as we kick off the school year!
Back to school night will take place for all classes and all grades on the evening of the 12th where all parents and families are welcome to come and meet your students’ teachers. Back to school night will begin at 6:00 PM in the cafeteria with a community fair, followed by teacher introductions in the Main Gym at 6:30 PM.
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9th Grade and New Students Mandatory Student Academy 8/12

9th Grade and New High School Families,
As the newest members of Calhan High School, we want to take this opportunity to welcome you and your students, as well as disperse information about our 9th Grade and New Student Academy. This full day of activities on Monday, August 12th will truly be the first day of school for all 9th graders and new high school students. Please plan on your student attending. Full bus service will be in place along with full meal service for both breakfast and lunch.
The goal of this new event is to better transition and acclimate our students into the high school through relationship building with staff and classmates, as well as having fun with one another as we kick off the school year!
Back to school night will take place for all classes and all grades on the evening of the 12th where all parents and families are welcome to come and meet your students’ teachers. Back to school night will begin at 6:00 PM in the cafeteria with a community fair, followed by teacher introductions in the Main Gym at 6:30 PM.
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iPad Rollout for 2019/2020 School Year

The rollout days for students will be:
July 29th through August 2nd from 8am to 4pm
August 5th and 6th from 8am to 4pm
All families with students from 6th – 12th grade are invited and encouraged to come during these days, whichever times fit your schedules, to checkout the needed device for the 2019/2020 school year.
During this time, we will check out devices to students who have met all paperwork and financial requirements. The Technology Staff will also be available during these times to help with any issues that may arise during setup and answer any iPad/1-1 related questions. There will also be an area setup to collect insurance payments if needed. Please read carefully through the iPad Packet before signing as it has all of the details of the 1-1 initiative.

All paperwork that students will need can be found on each schools website under that Parents Resources Tab and Returning Students Paperwork.
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