Marnita’s Table

We would also like to invite you to a community event on February 18, from 6-9 pm, at the Chaska Event Center. Engage! a feast and conversation. Come and enjoy this unique and engaging opportunity to be together as one community. This event is hosted by the City of Chaska, Eastern Carver County Schools and Marnita’s Table. For more information contact or call 612 – 928... Continue reading Marnita’s Table


Kids Heart Challenge is less than 2 weeks away, here are a few important details! Kids Heart Challenge is Friday, February 14th from 2:30-3:45pm. Only students that turned in a permission slip will be allowed to participate. All other students will be required to go home as normal at the end of the day. Students that are participating will be given a ticket at the end of the day by their classroom teacher. This ticket is their entrance ticket to the gym. If a student does not have a ticket, they cannot stay to watch the event. Students are jumping in honor of one of our own students, Noelle Stein. Parents, please come in and get your student. All students will remain in the gym until an adult comes in to get them. They will then need to be brought to their lockers to get their belongings. All donations to the American Heart Association are due next Tuesday, February 11th. We are looking for donations of apple juice. If you could have the donations in to the PE office by February... Continue reading KIDS HEART CHALLENGE


Conferences will be held February 11th and 20th from 3:00-7:00 PM. Teachers sent out the conference sign up link on Jan. 29th.  This is an important opportunity to connect with teachers and review the progress that your child has been making over the past few... Continue reading Conferences

2020 Teacher of the Year Nominations are Now Open

2020 Teacher of the Year Nominations are Now Open The District 112 Foundation is excited to kick off the second half of the school year by announcing that nominations are now open for the 2020 Teacher of the Year. Students, parents, teachers, and principals are encouraged to nominate exceptional teachers within the Eastern Carver County School district for the District 112 Foundation’s 2020 Teacher of the Year. The award honors and recognizes outstanding teachers in the district who advance excellence and innovation in education. Nominations are accepted from Jan 2, 2020 through Feb 26, 2020. If you have questions or concerns, please feel free to contact the District 112 Foundation at 952 556 6299 or at We look forward to hearing about the exceptional teaching going on within our district as nominations come... Continue reading 2020 Teacher of the Year Nominations are Now Open

CRE Fine Arts and Silent Auction Night

CRE Silent Auction Donations The Parent Teacher Organization at Clover Ridge Elementary School will be hosting their annual Fine Arts Night and Silent Auction on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at Clover Ridge Elementary from 5:30 – 8:00 p.m. The Silent Auction will begin at 5:30 p.m. along with displays of students’ artwork, band performances and a choral performance. This is a well promoted and highly attended event by our approximately 650 students, their families, teachers and staff. We know that many families/companies are interested in donating to our Silent Auction. It could be a gift certificate for a valued service, a gift basket or anything you feel is appropriate. Your donation offers a great opportunity to spotlight your business and product or service while also benefiting the students and staff at Clover Ridge. Our Parent Teacher Organization is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization; therefore, your donation is tax deductible. Our Federal Tax ID#: 90-0791125. The... Continue reading CRE Fine Arts and Silent Auction Night

CRE Culture Night

Culture Night Due to a scheduling conflict with the Middle Schools, we are postponing our Culture Night to April 16th.  This is an important night in our community where we celebrate the many different cultures that make up CRE.  This event is intended to celebrate and educate our community about who we are:  Our cultures, our countries, our races, our heritages, our traditions – who we are.  We are sorry for the inconvenience and the scheduling conflict.  Each event is important and our goal is to serve all families. Our Culture Night is shifting structures this year and need your support.  Below is an outline of the events we have scheduled. Cultural Showcase Cultural Gallery Booths Ethnic Food Tasting Volunteering: If you and your family want to be a part of our event please contact Ms. Hassan, CRE Intercultural Specialist, at or (952)556-6927, for more information. Thank you and we’re looking forward to hearing from... Continue reading CRE Culture Night