Warrior Update

Find important information and upcoming dates.

Have a great long weekend, Warriors!

Please enjoy Potlatch/Thanksgiving Break. School is closed Thursday, November 25 - Friday, November 26.

Senior Faith Hudson selected as CLS's 2022 Daffodil Princess candidate!

On Friday, November 19, we selected our 2022 Daffodil Princess candidate, Faith Hudson! We know Faith will represent Chief Leschi Schools with honor and grace. Way to go, Faith!
Counselor Newsletter

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Thank you, neighbor!

A big thank you to our community partner Sterino Farms for coming to help a neighbor out! The log/wood they helped load will be coming back ready for students to learn carving skills from Al Zantua and create a story pole. We raise our hands to you!

PTHA offers COVID-19 vaccines to youth

COVID-19 vaccines are now available for patients ages 5 – 11. Caregivers can bring their children to our drive-thru vaccine site at the former EQC parking lot. No appointment needed.

  • Mon, Tues, Thur, Fri 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Wednesdays 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Learn more on the PTHA website

Learn more about the vaccine on the CDC website

Positive Post Submission

Do you have a recent success or activity to highlight related to students or staff at Chief Leschi Schools? If so, please submit this form to see your submission featured on our social media outlets, website or newsletters!

Gifted and Talented Nominations

Gifted and Talented services are key to creating educational excellence for the students and families we serve. Next week we will be opening the nomination window for our Gifted & Talented program for the 2020-2021 school year.

Key Information

What is the nomination window?

  • November 30 to December 14

When will we do follow-up eligibility assessments?

  • January 4 to January 14

When will eligibility be determined?

  • January 20

Who can nominate?

  • Teachers
  • Other school staff
  • Parents or other family members
  • Members of the community

What grades will be the focus of our nominations?

  • 2nd through 12th grades

Please be checking your emails for the nomination survey!

What's happening in the classroom?

We'll give you a hint... lots of great learning!

sləx̌il ʔə ti tubšədad - Warriors Day

On Wednesday, November 10, we held our annual Warriors Day/Veterans Day assembly where we honored attending Veterans. After we honor our veterans, students and staff attending are invited to shake hands with our veterans.

CLS receives grant to expand library books that focus on encouraging students to be teachers

CLS received a grant to expand our library with books that elevate the teaching profession. We are excited to inspire the next generation of culturally responsive educators with these new titles! Washington State Professional Educator Standards Board

A look ahead...

**Due to COVID numbers and under the recommendation from PTHA, Parent Dinners are canceled until further notice.


  • Wednesday, December 15: School Board Meeting
  • Friday, December 17: Winter Break, Early Release at 12:30 p.m.
  • Monday, December 20 - Monday, January 3: Winter Break, School Closed


  • Monday, January 17: MLK Day, School Closed
  • Wednesday, January 19: School Board Meeting
  • Wednesday, January 26: End of 1st Semester

December Late Start Mondays

  • December 6
  • December 13

Printable Monthly Calendars