May 17, 2022

Parenting a Pre-Teen in 2022 Event

2022-05-18T13:46:02-07:00May 17th, 2022|Uncategorized|

Thursday, May 19, from 6-8 p.m. at Orin Smith Elementary Gym"Socializing in a post-pandemic period is difficult for children. Pre-teen students are faced with many pressures at an early age"Click the link below for more information. Childcare is available, but you will need to call in advance to make arrangements - 360-807-7225. We are also steaming [...]

Mar 18, 2022


2022-03-22T08:44:28-07:00March 18th, 2022|Uncategorized|

Chehalis School District loves its volunteers!!! Volunteers must have a valid background check AND show proof of COVID vaccination or have an exemption form on file with the School District Office.  Medical/ Religious exemption forms are available from the Volunteer Coordinator. If you have any questions please contact Tara Phillips, (360) 807-7200

Feb 24, 2022

RIDE 360

2022-03-04T14:21:50-08:00February 24th, 2022|Uncategorized|

A new transportation communications tool is launching on March 8, 2022!Click here for the guide: Transversa-Ride-360 Desktop and Mobile GuidesPlease use this link to sign-up: must sign up to activate your account, by following the instructions below, to start receiving messages starting March 8.Ride 360 will replace our current communication platform. This tool will allow [...]

Feb 18, 2022

Leading By Listening: A Parent Event with Nathan Harmon

2022-02-18T10:23:20-08:00February 18th, 2022|Uncategorized|

Nathan Harmon is an international speaker and the founder of Your Life Speaks. Nathan speaks at Universities, public and private schools, conferences, retreats, and many other venues coast to coast. He has been recognized as the Top Booked School Speaker in 2017, 2018, and from 2017-current is speaking in over 1100 schools. Your Life Speaks [...]

Oct 1, 2021

Washington State Healthy Youth Survey 2021

2021-10-12T14:35:08-07:00October 1st, 2021|Uncategorized|

The Chehalis School District is participating in the Washington State Healthy Youth Survey during fall 2021. The survey will be given to students in Grades 6, 8, 10, and 12 in large districts and students in Grades 6 through 12 in small school districts. The Healthy Youth Survey includes questions related to physical activity and diet, [...]

Sep 24, 2021

School Board New Business: Board Policies

2021-09-24T13:03:44-07:00September 24th, 2021|Uncategorized|

Dr. Christine Moloney addressed the board and noted that many board policies require review and revision. “Looking through the policy manuals that we have,” Dr. Moloney shared, “it’s time to start looking at updating them so that they have the most current language.”Board policies are divided into six separate ‘1,000’ series.’ This series includes Board [...]

Sep 24, 2021

Budget Report: Heather C. Pinkerton, Director of Business and Operations

2021-09-24T15:52:52-07:00September 24th, 2021|Uncategorized|

Director of Business and Operations, Heather C. Pinkerton, addressed the board and delivered the Budget Status Report as of August 31, 2021. She shared with the board that, “we received our depreciation payment and $16,520 from the sale of surplus buses in our Transportation Vehicle Fund in August.” Although it is a preliminary report, Mrs. [...]

Sep 24, 2021

School Board Report: Trisha Smith, Director of Teaching and Learning

2021-09-24T12:43:44-07:00September 24th, 2021|Uncategorized|

At Tuesday's School Board meeting Director of Teaching and Learning, Trisha Smith, reported to the Directors that each school is off to a great start!   Orin Smith Elementary staff greeted kids with “four at the door” - connecting with students at the bus and the classroom door with a greeting and a personal inquiry.  [...]