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CUSD Fall Family Summit Icon of parents and children for Family Summit

CUSD's Fall Family Summit is Saturday, December 16th! Are you coming?

FabLab Coming to CHS! Carnegie Science Center's Mobile FabLab

Carnegie Science Center’s Mobile Fab Lab is coming to Chester HS, bringing an in-depth digital fabrication experience for our special education students!

Orange and Black Goes Pink: A Message From the Superintendent Dr. Baughn's Orange & Black Goes Pink Address

Dr. Baughn has a message for the Chester Upland community about breast cancer, in honor of "Orange & Black Goes Pink Day"

Orange & Black Goes Pink Day Orange and Black Goes Pink

On Friday Oct. 27, Chester Upland School District and the City of Chester are partnering with the Susan G. Komen organization to provide the District, from students to faculty and staff, and the city with education on breast cancer awareness.

Free Eye Care & Eyeglasses! Give Kids Sight Day logo

Find out more about how you can get free eye care & eyeglasses for children age 17 and under!

The Road to College Athletics College Readiness for Athletes

How are parents and athletes getting educated on the college athletic and academic process? This is currently one of the biggest gaps in our athletic system today. What do student-athletes really need to know? Attend a session at STEM to find out more!

Attendance Matters: Tips for Parents Attendance Works Logo

Showing up for school has a huge impact on a student’s academic success starting in kindergarten and continuing through high school. We've got resources and reminders for students in every grade.

 

Comcast Cares Day at STEM Photo Gallery Comcast Cares Day Volunteers

Comcast Cares Day was Saturday, April 22nd at STEM HS at Showalter. Community volunteers came out to offer their time and effort to beautify our school, to amazing results. And we've got a photo gallery to show off their hard work!

 

Thank you to everyone who helps us show off our C-Pride!

CUSD Returns to the High School Sports Show WNTP Sports Radio Logo

CUSD is back on the High School Sports Show! Click here to find out more about this appearance, discussing college, scholarship opportunities, and more! We've even got the complete broadcast available for you to stream!

Comcast Cares Day at STEM Comcast Cares Logo

Comcast Cares Day is on Saturday, April 22nd. Come join the effort for community beautifcation of STEM at Showalter. Click to find out more!

STEM Robotics Team at West Chester PA Competition FIRST Robotics Logo

Students from the STEM Robotics Team will be competing at the Mar District Westtown Event for FIRST Robotics this weekend (Friday, Mar 10 - Sunday, Mar 12). Come out to this fun-filled competition to cheer on our students!

STEM at FIRST Robotics Competition Robot

This weekend, the STEM Robotics Team will be competing in the prestigious FIRST Robotics Competition at Hatboro-Horsham (on both Saturday and Sunday). Come out to support our team!

CHS Athletes on Sports Talk Radio WNTP Sports Radio Logo

Tune in to Sports Talk 990 AM on your radio dial on Saturday, Feb 25th at from 5:00-7:00 PM to hear four high school seniors from Chester Upland in a roundtable discussion with six other high schools!

FAFSA Sessions Graduation Motorboard and Cash

FAFSA Information and Completion Sessions are available in early February!


Click here to see a list of dates and more information.

Superintendent Search Survey Superintendent Search Banner

Chester Upland is looking for YOUR input on the qualities our next Superintendent needs! Click on this news article and take a few moments to take our community survey.

Graduation 2017 Information Motorboard & Diploma

To help parents and students, we're collecting information here about the 2017 Commencement/Graduation Ceremony as your one-stop-shop for information.

Don't Wait, Vaccinate! Don't Wait Vaccinate

The Department of Health is changing school immunization regulations beginning in August 2017. A child must have required vaccines or risk exclusion from school. We have full flyers (in English and Español) with the details.

Walking in Your Childs’ Shoes: A Parent Training Night. Autism Awareness Puzzle

The Autistic Support & Life Skills’ teachers and community of CUSD
invite you to Walking in Your Childs’ Shoes: A Parent Training Night.
Feb 16, 2017 4pm–6pm.

Click here for details!

Law Day Poster & Essay Contest Delaware County Bar Association logo

Delaware County's Law Day is Friday, April 28, 2017! Have you heard about the poster contest for grades K-5? Or the essay contest for grades 6-8? Find out more here, and enter to win cash prizes!

Family Fun Night for English Language Learners ELL Family Fun

Come out to the Family Fun Night for English Language Learners on June 1st, 2017, at STEM Academy. Click here to find out more, and view the flyer.

Board Policies for Public Review Board Policy Book

CUSD is putting a number of Board Policies up for first read at the August 30, 2017 Board Meeting on their way to adoption. Hard Copies of the proposed policies are available in the main office of every school. Click this link to access the policies electronically.

Art on Avenue of the States Art on Avenue of the States Logo
Join us on March 24th for the 5th Annual Student Art Show & Awards Night!
 
Come celebrate the art talent of local students in grades K-12. Prizes will be awarded on both Elementary and High School levels. Food and drinks served, and musical entertainment included.
 
March 24th, 5-8 pm
504 Avenue of the States
Chester, PA 1901
Family Festival 2017 is Coming! Family Festival

Click for more information about the upcoming Family Festival, on Saturday May 6, 2017.

CUSD at DelCo Suicide Prevention 5K CHS Suicide Prevention 5k Students

Chester HS students participated in the 12th annual Delaware County Suicide Prevention 5K at Ridley Creek State Park, with sponsorship from CUSD. Click to find out more!

School Improvement Plans for Public Review School Improvement Plan Logo

In accordance with Pennsylvania Dept of Education policy, we're providing drafts of our School Improvement Plan documents for public review.

Gates Scholarship Availability for Class of 2018 Gates Scholarship Logo

Applications are now being accepted for the Gates Scholarship, a highly selective, full scholarship for distinguished high school seniors, starting with the Class of 2018! Click on this article to find out about the requirements and the application process.

Source4Teachers Hiring Event Hiring Event Icon

Wednesday, March 1st, 2:30-5:30 PM

Come meet with hiring managers, ask questions, and begin your application. Refreshments provided! Click on this new articule to find out more!

CUSD on the High School Sports Show Markasia Costen and DaJuan Watson on the HS Sports Show

CUSD has been participating in News Talk 990AM's High School Sports Show! Click for more details and to hear the broadcast!

STEM at FIRST Robotics Competition STEM Students at FIRST Robotics

Have you heard about how well STEM students performed at the FIRST Robotics competitions? Want to read all about and see photos from our gallery? Click to find out more!

2017-2018 Calendar Posted Calendar icon

The district calendar for 2017-2018 is approved and now posted!

Superintendent's Introductory Message Superintendent Juan Baughn's Introductory Address

Dr. Juan Baugh, our Interim Superintendent, has an introductory message to our Chester Upland community.

Interdisciplinary Explorations of African American History Selma March

STEM Academy at Showalter presents a series of events focusing on African American history and social action. Click on the news story to see the schedule!

STEM Admissions for 2017-2018 STEM icons

STEM admissions for 2017-2018 are open! Download the documents here:

Please feel free to contact the school at 610-447-3650 if you have any additional questions about the admissions process.

New CRO Appointed for District

Please join us in welcoming our new Chief Recovery Officer, Dr. Michael Pladus!
 

CHS Schedule Reconciliation Days

Questions or concerns about your 2017-2018 schedule? Stop by CHS on August 8th & 23rd from 8am - 2pm to discuss your schedule with a School/Guidance Counselor!

Mad Science Comes to Aston Library! Mad Science at Aston Library

Mad Science of the Delaware Valley sparks imaginative learning! All ages will be blown away by their creative science experiments. Learning is fun with these mad scientists!

Letter to Incoming 9th Grade Students Class of 2021 Logo

Incoming 9th grade students, welcome to Chester High School! Please download a letter from Marchelle Foreman, Assistant Principal of the 9th Grade Academy.

Board Policy Review Board Policy Book

New policy drafts are being presented regularly at our Receiver's Meetings. So that the community has multiple ways to review them, we're posting digital copies of the documents here. As an update, we have a revised version of Policy 246, the Student Wellness policy.

Toby Farms at the State 24-Math Championship! 24-Math Board

For the second year in a row, Toby Farms will represent the Chester-Upland School District at the Pennsylvania State 24-Math Championship in the Capital building, Harrisburg. Click here to find out more!