Chugiak High School

Chugiak High School

New Students

Freshmen (and New Student) Information


Welcome to CHS – An event (usually held during registration week) for freshmen and new students to CHS.  The orientation is for students to become familiar with campus and make student connections.  Sponsored by student government.


CHS Website – Use the CHS website to access information regarding upcoming events, testing, program information, daily bulletins, bell schedule, portfolios and much more.


Attendance – Per Section 442 – ASD Policies – Part a. Regular and on-time attendance is required of all students enrolled in the District during the days and hours that school is in session.   Part b. -“The responsibility for regular and on-time attendance lies with the parent/guardian. All students share this responsibility.


Open Campus – Open campus means students are allowed to leave the campus for lunch.


Back to School Night – Consisting of 6 -10-minute periods to meet teachers and get class information.  Need more? Zangle/email the teacher – Look for this to happen in mid September. 


Quarter grades are not on transcripts, semester grades only.


Sports – grades – at quarter, students need a 2.0 gpa, at semester, they need to have a 2.0 and pass 5 classes to participate in a sport or activity.


Check progress grades – Zangle ParentConnect


Zangle – Student and Parent Connect is the portal to student information.  Students and parents have separate access passwords to check school information such as: grades, attendance assignments, class news etc.  Parents may have student information sent to them by email by checking the notifications tab in the upper right of the Parent Connection home web page for email settings.  Parents need a pin and password to get started; students use their student id and school given password.  


I forgot my PIN and/or password. What do I do?

♦ Password Recovery - If you have lost or forgotten your password, you may generate a temporary password by answering the two security questions that were set-up during the initial login. After answering the security questions correctly, an email will be sent to the email address on file with a temporary password. If you have lost or forgotten your PIN, please contact the front office staff.

1.Select Username/Password Help

2.Select Click here to reset password

3.Enter PIN

4.Click Submit


Honor Roll / Academic Awards – Honor Roll is a one quarter gpa of 3.5 or above – Academic Awards are a 3.5 gpa or above for 2 consecutive semesters or after receiving a letter, a gold or silver star may be awarded after a semester of 3.5 or above.


Parent Teacher Conferences – Held twice a year.  Held on one day, half day for students, open forum, teachers in cafeteria, wait in line for next available teacher


MASH Room – Room 65 – Open daily at lunchtime for math help, quiet study or reading.  Students may bring their lunch; a microwave and computers are available!


No Early Finals- per section 445.2 ASD Policies “Final Exams cannot be taken early”.


Freshmen testing – SBAs in April


Daily Bulletin – Weekly news items and information – Read daily over the intercom – found on the CHS website


Newsletter – Comprehensive news, events and timelines of information – published once monthly, accessed thru enrollment form email (automatically) or through the CHS website – left column – Newsletter



Freshman & New Student Welcome

Students First Day


Labor Day Holiday

School Pictures

Back to School Night


Homecoming Week

Quarter 1 Progress Reports

Quarter 1 Grades

Parent Teacher Conferences

In-Service Day


Quarter 2 Progress Reports

Thanksgiving Holiday


Quarter 2 Grades/End of Semester 1

Winter Break


Quarter 3 Progress Reports

Parent Teacher Conferences

Presidents Day Holiday

In-Service Day



Spring Break

Quarter 3 Grades


SBA Testing

Quarter 4 Progress Reports


Finals Week

Last Day of Classes


Go to CHS Website> Calendar for activities and events