Carson High School is one of the top ranked high schools in Nevada. From our excellent student body, to the state-of-the-art Technology Center, we strive to ensure academic, social, and life-time excellence for all of our students. All visitors must check in at the main office to receive a visitors badge. CHS does not allow non-students to attend classes. In order to be on campus during school hours you must have a visitor's badge.
Carson High School challenges students to achieve their greatest potential for future success.
Student Don't "Ditch" Your Driver's License. On January 1, 2015 a new state law takes effect for student drivers under the age of 18. Students looking forward to the privilege of driving in the State of Nevada are expected to attend school at least 90% of the time and not be considered a "Habituat Truant" more...
Closed Campus Policies in Effect for 2014-2015 School Year
Carson High School will be a closed campus for all students during nutrition break. Only seniors with at least 15 1/2 credits beginning the school year will be allowed to leave campus during lunch. They will need to carry their identification cards with them at all times to be allowed that privilege.
Students who violate this policy will be considered insubordinate and will be subject to the progressive discipline plan that will start with detention.
2014-2015 Bell Schedules
|Regular Bell Schedule||CHS/District Early Release Bell Schedule|
|7:40 am||First Bell|
|7:45 am - 9:15 am||A1 or B2||7:45 am - 9:15 am||A1 or B2|
|9:15 am - 9:25 am||Nutrition Break||9:15 am - 9:25 am||Nutrition Break|
|9:25 am - 10:55 am||A3 or B4||9:25 am - 10:55 am||A3 or B4|
|10:55 am - 11:30 am||Lunch||10:55 am - 11:30 am||Lunch|
|11:30 am- 1:00 pm||A5 or B6||11:30 am - 1:00 pm||A5 or B6|
|1:00 pm - 1:10 pm||Passing||Students released at 1:00 pm|
|1:10 pm - 2:05 pm||AB55||link|
Carson High School Dress Code
Consequences for violating the Student Dress Code:
1st time 2 days lunch detention
2nd time 2 days after school work detail
3rd time 2 days of suspension
New GATE Nomination Process
This year, the Carson City School District has changed its procedures for identification of students for the Gifted and Academically Talented Education program, which begins in the third grade. Screening for inclusion in the GATE program for the 2014-15 school year will begin in February of 2014. Please click the informational document below.
All Grades Parent Letter (English) (word doc)
All Grades Parent Letter (Spanish) (word doc)
Proficiency Testing - Late Start Days
3/2 - Math (jr & sr who have not passed)
Late Start Schedule
|3/3||Choir/Musical Theater, 7:00 pm, Comm Cntr|
|3/6||Mr. Carson High, 7:00 pm, Comm Cntr|
|3/9||CHS Early Release - 1:00 pm|
|3/10||Counselors visit 8th graders @ CMS|
|3/11||Counselors visit 8th graders @ EVMS|
|3/11||8th Grade Parent Night for CMS Students (hosted by guidance), 6:00 pm, library|
|3/12||Bridge to Success FASFA Night, 5:30 pm, Tech Center|
|3/12||8th Grade Parent Night for EVMS/Private School Students (hosted by guidance), 6:00 pm, library|
|3/13||Sadie Hawkins Dance, 7:00 pm, Sen Sq|
|3/16||No School - Professional Dev Day|
|3/19||Choir-Palooza, 7:00 pm, big gym|
|3/23||District Early Release - 1:00 pm|
|4/3-4/10||Spring Break (students return on Monday, April 13)|
|4/16||Sr/Sr Prom, 6:00 pm, Big Gym (Sr class invite Sr Citizens to Prom)|
|4/17||Father/Daughter Dance "Cinderella Ball", 6:00 pm, Big Gym|
|4/20||CHS Early Release - 1:00 pm|
|4/27||CHS Early Release - 1:00 pm|
|5/19||Musical Theater, 7:00 pm, Comm Cntr|
|5/20||Choral Ensemble, 7:00 pm, Comm Cntr|
|5/30||CHS Graduation, 10:00 am, Football Field|