School Announcements

  • No School for 9th-12th graders on Friday, April 19


    Cassia High School students in 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th grades will not have school on Friday, April 19 due to teacher inservice. Classes will be in session at all other schools and for CHS junior high students. Buses will run and meals will be served for the junior high students. Call the front office if you have any questions. 208-878-6690



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  • Parent Engagement and Satisfaction Survey


    Schools across Idaho are participating in a statewide parent engagement survey. This survey gives you the chance to share your input on several topics to help measure how Cassia schools are doing in meeting your needs.


    The survey only takes a few minutes and your responses are anonymous. They will be critical in helping us identify opportunities to maximize satisfaction, engagement, and communication.


    You only have until May 17 to respond!


    Survey questions are provided below for your review prior to taking the actual survey.


    When you click the actual survey link, scroll down and select the school. If you have more than one student at schools in Cassia, please take the survey for each school!


    Take the survey here


    Read more about the survey here


    Preview the survey questions here


    Preview the survey questions in Spanish here


    Survey FAQs



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  • New Student Enrollment

    All students must apply for admission to Cassia High School. In order to enroll, please complete the following steps:

    • Come by the school office to pick up a registration packet
    • Schedule an admission interview
      • All students must participate in an admission interview conducted by CHS faculty and staff.
      • Parents or guardians are welcome to accompany students to their interview.
      • Make sure to review the Student Handbook and Dress Code.
    • Receive admission decision
      • After the interview, students will either be accepted immediately, placed on a waitlist, or denied admission.
      • If students are placed on a waitlist, they may begin work on credit recovery and independent study courses until a new block starts or a place becomes available.
      • See the Block Calendar for start dates. 

    Students that reside outside of Cassia School District must complete an Out-of-District Transfer Request form. 

    Contact the principal Dr. Shumway, school secretary Mrs. Martin, or school counselor Ms. Gochnour, with questions or for more information. 



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  • School Supplies

    Recommended school supplies for Cassia High School students include:

    • Sling/ cinch backpack with drawstring straps for students in grades 9-12 only. No purses or regular backpacks are allowed. Junior high students will not be allowed to have any backpacks on campus. 
    • 1-2 spiral notebooks, college ruled
    • 1-2 packages of college ruled lined paper
    • 20-30 #2 wooden pencils
    • Black/ blue pen
    • Highlighter
    • Ear-bud headphones (for use with Chromebooks and computers)
    • Scientific calculator labeled with name (optional)

    Supplies will be provided for students who demonstrate a financial need. Teachers will provide classroom supplies like colored pencils, markers, gluesticks, rulers, scissors, etc. Students are allowed to bring their own supplies if they choose.



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  • Idaho State Department of Education School Report Card

    State of Idaho Department of Education Logo The State Department of Education’s revamped K-12 Report Card is available online, providing a user-friendly way for parents, educators and others to access information about schools and districts throughout the state. Part of the state’s new accountability system, the new site provides information about multiple student performance indicators, offering context in addition to the data.

    You can access the report card online at


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    Welcome to Cassia High School! 


    Cassia High School is the Cassia County School District alternative school, serving approximately 135 students from all junior and senior high schools in our district. We are a school of awesome students and amazing staff!  


    Our school mission statement is:  NO EXCUSES! SUCCESS BEGINS HERE!  


    We take this mission statement to heart; promoting success in education, character, and life.  Some things we as a student body and staff are especially proud of include our advisory and character education program where we promote service in our school and our community.  Our students donate hundreds of hours each year to the community in service.  Please contact us if you know of a project that our school could possibly help with and we will do our best to see that it happens! 


    We are proud of our professional dress code.  Students wear khaki slacks and black school polo shirts.  We dress for success at CHS!


    If regular high school isn't working for you - we invite you to come and learn more about Cassia High School.  We are always looking for students who value their education, want an opportunity to earn it, and are willing to go to work. We will work hard to make it happen, will help you achieve your goals, and like to have a good time in the process. Every year we have an amazing graduation ceremony honoring our graduates who have realized the value of their education and the opportunities they have earned. We invite you to come and see what we have going on at CHS.


    We are the proud Cougars of Cassia High School!


    Todd Shumway, PhD


    (208) 878-6690


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