Welcome to Carson High School

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.

Mission Statement

Carson High School challenges students to achieve their greatest potential for future success.

Parent Survey

It's that time of year when we ask all Carson High families to complete our Parent Survey. The information provided from the Parent Survey is used to inform School Performance Planning for the following year. The survey should take approximately 10-15 minutes to complete. The parent survey will be open from March 20th through April 3rd. Thank you in advance for your participation!

The English Language Survey link:


The Spanish Language Survey link:


Senior Project

Senior Project Volunteer Forms
2015 Senior Project Prospective Briefing Judges
2015 Volunteer Flyer
2015 Portfolio Viewing Dates

All Sports Information Meeting

All  Sports information meeting for the 2015-2016 school year will be held Monday, May 11th, 2015 6:00 pm in the Morse Burley Gymnasium.  This meeting is very important for all  parents and athletes wanted to participate in any  Carson High School sporting event for the 2015-2016 school year.  Information regarding how to sign up, physicals, concussions, and other helpful information will be discussed during this meeting.

 This is the only information meeting for the year.  Coaches from various sports (NOT just Fall) may be available after this meeting.  For further information, please contact the Athletic Department at 283-1900.

Carson City School District's Online Athletic Registration!

The online registration form must be completed by parent(s)/guardian(s) with the student present. The form should be viewed and discussed with the student-athlete.

District's Athletic Registration Page

New School Attendance Requirements for Driver's License

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...

The Carson City School District is proud to present 2014-2015 Online Updates for Existing Students and Online Enrollment for New Students!

Through InfoSnap, our secure and green online enrollment system, parents/guardians will be able to update or verify all student demographic, emergency and medical information for their child prior to the start of the new school year.

For more information on online enrollment please call (775) 283-2110 or visit the district's student enrollment web page.

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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

Click to see the CCSD Traditional Calendar for all early release dates.

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

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)