The end of Quarter 3 is Friday, March 27th.
Spring Break: March 30 - April 3rd. 

Three Cook County Middle School students competed at the Regional History Day competition at UMD on Sat. Mar. 14th: Adam Dorr, Leif Anderson and Jack Peck. Leif will be going on to the State History Day competition on May 2nd at the University of MN.

Theater Sports is Tuesday, March 24th at 7:00pm in the ACA.

Sawtooth Mountain Parents/Guardians: Please help us plan for the future by answering a few questions about our school, wellness, and Safe Routes to School. The survey is at   Your input is very important. Thank you!  

Report Cards
Cook County Schools will no longer be mailing paper copies of mid-quarter and quarter report cards for grades K-12.  We will continue to mail out quarter 4/final report cards at the end of the school year however.  Grades will be 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.  

The next School Board meeting is Thursday, April 9th, 2015 at 5pm in the Jane Mianowski Conference Center (JMCC).  
Professional Development Days (students do not have school) for the rest of this school year are April 17th and May 1st.   
Senior Show will be Tuesday, May 12th,  6 - 8 pm in the ACA.
Spring Band Concert will be Tuesday, May 12th at 7 pm in the Varsity Gym 
Last Day of School: May 29th.  
School Commencement will be Saturday, May 30th at 3:00 pm in the Varsity Gym.

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.  

Spanish Immersion Trip to Bemidji a Success!

Cook County Spanish Instructor Carrie Jansen brought students to the Concordia Language Camp in Bemidji. Her students had a wonderful experience. Click and listen to Carrie tell us all about it.


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