Open House for All Students & Parents/Guardians:
Wed, September 2nd, 3:30-6:30 pm

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

Free/Reduced Meal Applications:  You can help Cook County School District build programming simply by filling out the application for free or reduced lunch under the link to the left. We are asking every family to fill out this application in order to assure we are receiving all of the funding we are eligible for. This information is confidential. Applications are available at school or can be printed out by using the link on the left.

The Cook County School Board will meet for a work session on September 3, 2015.  The session will run from 2:00 pm-7:00 pm.  Topics of the work session will be strategic planning and administrative structure.  Following the work session there will be a brief regular meeting at 7:00 pm.  Action items on this agenda will be related to the start of the school year such as approval of handbooks and remaining hires for the school year.  An agenda will be posted later this week.

Our  Annual Back to School Open House will be Wednesday, September 2nd, 3:30-6:30 pm.  All PK-12 teachers will be in their classrooms during this time for students and parents to stop in and meet them. Information about bus routes will be available.  The PK-12 office will be open to answer questions, pay any fees, etc.  Students may bring their school supplies for their cubby or locker so they don't have so much to carry on the first day of school.   A middle/high school 7-period schedule with 5 minute classes (with a 3-minute passing time) will begin at 5:00 pm.   Community organizations who are non-profit and who provide services or activities for youth and/or families are invited to have an informational table in our hallways for the Open House.   If you would like to have a table, please contact Cindy Everson at or call her at 387-2271, extension 602. 

Report Cards:  Cook County Schools no longer mails out 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.  Report cards will available on the Parent Portal.     If you do not have access to parent portal, 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.  Please contact John Jacobsen via email at or by phone at (218) 387-2271 ext. 400 if you need assistance with parent portal.

Operating Levy Information can be found under "Quick Links" in the left hand column.

School begins September 8th! 

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

 Every Year Since 2010!
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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

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Parent Portal Link