The District Office will be open 8am to 3:30pm Mon-Thurs all summer. 

Ms. Gellner's Graphic Design class practiced photography skills and enjoyed The High Falls at Grand Portage State Park.

MEETING CHANGE: The school board of ISD 166 will meet for a regular meeting on TUESDAY, AUGUST 4, 2015, 5 p.m. in the Jane Mianowski Conference Center, 101 W. 5th St. Grand Marais, MN.

Fall Sports Registration:  A meeting for parents/guardians and students in grades 7-12 who want to participate in a fall sport (football, volleyball, cross country running) will be Monday, August 3rd at 5:00 pm, Varsity Gym.  Paperwork and fees need to be paid at this meeting (or contact Pam Taylor to make arrangements).  MS Fee is $125,00 and HS fee is $150.00.  Students who need a current sports physical (they are needed every  3 years) must have them done before participating in a team practice.  

Report Cards
Cook County Schools is no longer mailing paper copies of mid-quarter and Quarter 1, 2 & 3 report cards for grades K-12.  We will continue to mail out Quarter 4/final report cards at the end of the school year.  3rd quarter report cards are now available online through our Parent Portal system.  For those who do not currently have access to Parent Portal or forgot how to log in, please contact John Jacobsen via email at or by phone (218) 387-2271 ext 400 to receive your log in and password.  Parent Portal applications are available on the school web page or in the PK-12 office. Please fill out the application and return to to the school office.

If you do not have access to the internet and wish to receive a hard copy of your child/children's grade, please contact the office at 218-387-2271 ext 602 or or email
 Cindy Everson.  

If you have not reviewed the Free/Reduced Lunch Application, please take a moment to do so. Click here to view the document online. If you have questions, please call the district office at 387-2271. If you wish to complete an application, you may print off the online form or stop by the school office for a paper copy. This is a wonderful opportunity and we strongly encourage parents to apply! Applications can be mailed in or dropped off at school. 

Questions or messages for PK-5 Principal Carman can be sent to or a voice message at 387-2271, ext. 603 . Questions or messages for MS/HS Principal Nelson can be sent to or a voice message at 387-2271, ext. 608.

The PK-12 Office is open Monday-Friday, 7:30am - 4:00pm when students are at school.  

Cook County Schools has begun state mandated testing. Parents, help your children by encouraging them to do their very best. While testing is never anyone's favorite thing, together we can make this a productive and successful endeavor. Click above to hear Principal Nelson and Counselor Hoffman discuss testing schedules and best practices.


Cook County Activity Schedules

Use this link to access one calendar for Athletic Schedules, Community Education Activities, ACA Auditorium Events, School Board Meetings and more.


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Tumblereadables Direct Link

Here's the Tumblebooks Direct Link:

Cook County Schools You Tube Channel!


Parent Portal Link