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The first day of school for the 2015-2016 school year is Wednesday, September 9.

Kindergarten students begin with a “gentle start” the week of September 9-15. Your child’s teacher will meet with you and your child to ensure a welcoming and successful beginning to their student experience. Parents with kindergarten students should call their school office to find out what day and time their child is to arrive at school the first time.  All Kindergarten classes will be in session by September 16.   More information about "gentle start"

2015-2015 Corvallis School District School Calendar: English / Spanish

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I know what school my student should attend?

If your student is not yet registered for school, please review the Corvallis School District's school boundary area maps. School registration takes place in person, at your child’s school. 

When can my child register for classes?

Elementary students new to the district may enroll at their boundary area school at any time during regular office hours before school begins. Parents are asked to bring proof of their child's age and address and a record of their immunizations. Middle and high school students may register according to the posted schedules. To use resources efficiently, registration packets for high school students are not mailed and must be picked up at their school on the following dates.

Where can I find my child's bus schedule?

Bus information is available on the school district's Home to School Bus Routes page. A new parent lookup tool is available here. Routes also will be posted at each school.

What do I need to know about school lunches?

Breakfast and lunch prices increased by $0.25 for all levels. Complete information about costs and how food services are offered is available on the Food Services page.

How do I know if I qualify for the Free and Reduced Price Meal program, and where do I sign up?

The guidelines for participating in the federal Free and Reduced Price Meal program are available here.
Students qualifying for the reduced price program will be provided breakfast at no cost.

What school supplies will my child need?

Elementary and middle schools develop supply lists according to each grade level -- please check the following links for items your child will need. High school students should check with their individual teachers for a list of supplies they might need. (If your school is not listed below, call the school office for more information.)
  
  Adams Elementary School
  Cheldelin Middle School
  Franklin K-8 School
  Garfield Elementary School - EnglishSpanish
  Hoover Elementary School
  Jefferson Elementary School
  Lincoln Elementary School English & Spanish 
  Linus Pauling Middle School (English & Spanish)
  Mountain View Elementary School
  Wilson Elementary School

When do fall high school sports practices begin?

Fall sports teams (football, volleyball, cross-country and soccer)  at both high schools offer an optional conditioning week August 10-14. Fall sports practices and tryouts begin on August 17. Student athletes must first be cleared for participation by turning in the necessary paperwork, including an emergency information card and a signed code of conduct form. Each school's forms can be downloaded from the athletics section of the school's Web site -- the links are listed below.

Athletic fees also must be paid. The first and second OSAA sports fees are $150 each; a third sport costs $100.

All freshmen, juniors or new students need a physical exam prior to beginning practice. Sports physicals will be available at the following times:
Corvallis High School: August 13 from 2:00 to 5:00 pm for a fee of $30; scholarships available
Crescent Valley High School: August 16 from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm, free; donations go to the CV football program

For more details about high school athletics, visit each school's Athletics Department web page:


When are school open houses and Back to School Nights?

Parents are invited to come meet their students' teachers and school administrators, tour the school, and learn more about their school's curriculum and unique features. 

Adams Elementary, September 21, 6:30 pm (Grades 3-5) and September 24, 6:30 pm (Grades K-2)

Franklin K-8, September 24, 6:30 pm (Elementary), Middle School September 29, 6:30 pm
Garfield Elementary, September 24, 6:00 pm
Hoover Elementary, September 21, 5:30 pm
Jefferson Elementary, September 21, 6:00 pm
Lincoln Elementary, September 24, 6:00 pm
Mt. View Elementary, September 24, 6:00 pm
Wilson Elementary, September 17, 6:30 pm

Cheldelin Middle School, September 28, 6:30 pm
Linus Pauling Middle School, September 30, 7:00 pm

Corvallis High School, September 28, 5:00 pm
Crescent Valley High School, September 29, 6:45 pm

2015-16 Registration Dates

 Cheldelin Middle School
August 26               9:00 am - 3:00 pm Sixth graders and students new to Cheldelin and the Corvallis School District pick up class schedules and have their pictures taken
August 27

September 8                                   
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
              
8:30 am - 12:15 pm
12:30 pm - 1:00 pm        1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm                                         
Returning 7th and 8th graders pick up class schedules and have their pictures taken
WEB (Everyone Belongs) orientation for incoming sixth graders
Lunch
Soft Start for incoming 6th graders
Locker Decoration (optional)

Franklin K-8 School

August 20      6:00 pm   Potluck dinner and games for all 6th graders and their families at Chintimini Park. 
September 8 11:30 am -1:00 pm  Luncheon for all 6th graders and new to Franklin 7th & 8th graders  

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Open House: middle school students pick up class schedules, meet their teachers and locate lockers

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Open House: elementary students meet their teacher and visit their classroom
August 25             9:00 am - 12:00 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm         
Sixth graders pick up schedules, pay fees, order yearbooks
Seventh graders pick up schedules, pay fees, order yearbooks
August 26 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Eighth graders pick up schedules, pay fees, order yearbooks
Late registration for all grades
August 27 9:00 am to 1:00 pm WEB (Where Everyone Belongs) orientation for incoming sixth graders
 
Aug. 12-14                                      8:00 am - 12:00 pm 
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm    
Registration packets will be available for pick-up in the Forum; packets should be completed and turned in at the appropriate time on Aug. 25-26
August 21
Students new to CHS
   9:30 am - 11:00 am Freshman Testing, Room 121 
   10:30 am - 11:20 am Sophomore Forecasting, Room 202 
   11:30 am - 12:20 pm Freshman Forecasting, Room 202
   1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Juniors and Seniors meet with counselors 
August 25 10:00 am - 12:30 pm 
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm 
Seniors pick up schedules
Juniors pick up schedules 
August 26 10:00 am - 12:30 pm 
2:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Sophomores pick up schedules
Freshmen pick up schedules 
August 31             

9:00 am - 12:00 pm
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Make-up day for registration, student ID Card, and pictures (Last opportunity for students to have their picture taken until October 1.)
 
Aug. 5-7                                          9:00 am - 3:00 pm      Registration packets will be available for pick-up in the main hallway; packets should be completed and turned in at the appropriate time on August 25-26.
Aug 25      9:00 am - 12:00 pm
1:00 am - 4:00 pm  
Seniors pick up schedules
Juniors pick up schedules 
Aug 26    9:00 am - 12:00 pm 
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sophomores pick up schedules
Freshmen pick up schedules
Aug 31     9:00 am - 12:00 pm
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm                              
Late registration and schedule pick-up for students who missed Aug. 25-26 registration dates




Contact Us

Corvallis School District
Address:  1555 S.W. 35th St., Corvallis OR 97333
Phone:  541-757-5811