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.

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...


Spring Sport Sign ups will be held Monday, January 26, 5:30 - 6:30 pm in the Carson High School Library. Returning athletes from this school year will complete a returning athlete form and be cleared by the library and the finance office, and SIGNED by both parent and athlete prior to turning form into the athletic office.  These form will be available at the Athletic Office.

New athletes should have completed the athletic portion of the Online registration and printed the packet during the open registration period in the fall as advertised.  Those that did not complete the athletic portion will need to see the athletic office.  Athletes needing physicals must complete the Form B - NIAA Participation History Form and Form D - NIAA Pre-Participation Physical Evaluation available on the NIAA.com website under the "Form" tab or the Carson High School website, under Athletics tab..

Packets and forms can be turned into the Athletic office from Monday, January 26 through Wednesday, February 11, 2015. Any packet turned into the office after the deadline may not be processed in time for try outs which is Saturday, February 21st, 2015.

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)
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All Grades Parent Letter (Spanish) (word doc)