The beginning of the school year typically comes with a large amount of information and communication, so in this email, you will see a breakdown of the important district events and reminders for starting the school year off strong. If you have questions about any of the following, please reach out to your campus front office.
Late Start Reminder for AM Part-day KPrep Through Grade 12
Monday Late Start Schedule:
JH/HS: Classes begin at 8:30 a.m.
All Elementary Schools: Doors open at 9:15 a.m. Classes begin at 9:30 a.m.
AM Part-day KPrep (McAlder and Frederickson): Doors open at 9:00 a.m. Classes begin at 9:15 a.m. and end at 11:45 a.m. (extended end time of 30 minutes).
For Grades K-12 Only: If there is a No School Day on a Monday, Tuesday will have a regular start.
Please refer to our online calendar on the CCS website for all upcoming district and campus events. See instructions on how to navigate your campus calendar.
Upcoming District Events:
Remember, our annual Convocation is on Thursday, September 7, at 5:15 p.m. This is a night of celebration with the CCS community to kick off the school year in prayer and fellowship on the junior high/high school field. There will be food trucks, games, worship, and more!
All CCS parents are Parents for Cascade (PfC). You are invited to join us on Tuesday,
September 19, at 9:00 a.m. at Knutson Farms (16406 78th St. E, Sumner, WA 98390) to meet parents across the school district for fellowship and fun! Don’t forget to RSVP for this PfC event.
WATCH D.O.G.S. ® (Dads of Great Students)
All fathers/father figures and their children are invited to sign up and join us at our WATCH D.O.G.S. launch event. Pizza and games will be included. RSVP and join us on Thursday, September 28, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in the CCS JH gym.
We have a new online store where you can purchase all your Cougar spirit wear, including gear with our spiritual theme on it! You can also still access the athletic store, and the website store has been updated with access to both.
Weekly Cougar Sightings
Every Wednesday (excluding holidays and school breaks), be on the lookout for our weekly Cougar Sightings email featuring blogs and pictures from across the district. Cougar Sightings brings you the latest happenings and announcements for upcoming events.
IMPACT Leadership Business Summit — Friday, October 20, 2023
It is the heart of Cascade Christian Schools to also provide a place for Christian business leaders to be encouraged, informed, and supported. IMPACT Leadership Business Summit also creates the opportunity for Christian community leaders to network. Are you a business leader? Learn more and register here.
2023/2024 Spiritual Theme—Seek God
Follow us on Instagram to see a first-day-of-school summary in September as we SEEK GOD!
Be sure to follow us on social media for updates and pictures from across the district. Along with the district page, each campus has its own Facebook page. Check out the links below to follow along!
Thank you for partnering with us and for your support. We are looking forward to the upcoming school year and pray that God would shower CCS with blessings.
Since 2018, we have implemented an annual State of the School address to bring you detailed accounts from every department in the district. Over the past few years, we have been able to show you the growth of CCS, and this year is no exception. God has blessed our district in countless ways, and we are grateful to be able to share these updates with you. We have compiled everything into an interactive digital format for you to read at your convenience. To learn more about the different areas of the school, you can select titles in the Table of Contents to navigate to specific pages.
It is with a great deal of excitement and gratitude that we celebrate the 30th anniversary of Cascade Christian Schools. Through the visionary leadership of Don and Sue Johnson, three different church-sponsored schools merged to form Cascade Christian Schools. Over the past 30 years, CCS has gained a strong reputation in the Puyallup Valley, the broader Puget Sound region, and even around the world…
Check out the 2020-21 CCS logo launch video below!