District News

  • Notice of CASD Committee/Board Meetings in December, 2022

    Notice of CASD Committee/Board Meetings in December, 2022

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  • CASD Implements New English Language Arts Resources for Elementary Schools

    English Language Arts (ELA) resources are being rolled out to all elementary schools in the district. The new resources provide 6 years of learning materials for all CASD kindergarten through 5th grade classrooms.

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  • CASD Kicks Off 100 Book Challenge

    The Chambersburg Area School District (CASD) kicks off the 100 Book Challenge November 7th, 2022, bringing 200-250 books to every classroom, kindergarten through third grade, for students to take home and read throughout the school year.

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  • CASD Comprehensive Plan Survey

    Through the Future Ready Comprehensive Planning Process, a strategic plan and four state reports are required every three years for schools in Pennsylvania. A plan for 2023-2026 has been developed for Chambersburg Area School District as a result of outreach from a months-long steering committee. 

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  • Message for Parents/Guardians Regarding the BeReal App

    We are writing to share important information with you regarding BeReal, a social media app that has been rising in popularity among young adults and school-aged children. The following details are being provided to help you make informed decisions for your family when it comes to social media and online safety. 

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  • PA Department Of Education Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month At Ben Chambers Elementary School

    Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) Executive Deputy Secretary Dr. Debora Carrera today visited Ben Chambers Elementary School to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with the school’s third- through fifth-grade students.

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  • CASD Free Breakfast

    Starting October 1, 2022, all Chambersburg Area School District students will receive a breakfast meal from school cafeterias at no cost. Breakfast is served in all School Café’s each morning. Students are required to pay for extra breakfast items.

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  • Electronic Device Insurance Information - 2022-2023

    Your student has been provided a device through the District. In order to assist families with device protection, we have arranged with One2One Risk Solutions to provide a fee-based option for yearly insurance in the event your student’s device is broken or damaged.

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  • CASD Safety Information

    Chambersburg Area School District is committed to providing the safest possible learning environment for our students. Over the years, we have taken great steps to secure our schools (locking exterior doors, installing monitored entry systems, adding a district police force, implementation of School Gate Guardian, and installing security cameras).

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  • Back to School Update

    Yesterday, over 9,000 students returned for the 2022-2023 school year. I had the opportunity to visit buildings during the day, and it was incredible to see all the smiling faces and the anticipation of students.

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  • Chambersburg Peach Bowl High School Football Showcase

    As we embark upon celebrating this first of its kind event, it is my great pleasure to formally invite you to the inaugural Chambersburg Peach Bowl High School Football Showcase. We are very fortunate to have so many dedicated and decorated coaches leading these tradition-rich programs, filled with tremendous student-athletes, as well as a strong network of support from their respective communities, staff, alumni, and parents. 

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  • 2022-2023 COVID Guidance for Parents/Guardians

    This guidance comes directly from the CDC

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  • Open House Dates/Times - 22/23 School Year

    Please see the open house dates and times for the 2022-2023 school year.

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  • Free & Reduced Meal Information - 2022-2023

    The following are Community Eligibility Schools (CEP) for the 2022-2023 school year. Students enrolled at these locations receive breakfast and lunch at no cost to the family.

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  • CASD Kindergarten Open House Dates and Information 2022/2023

    Visit your Kindergarten classroom, meet staff who will welcome you on your first day of school, check out the cafeteria, and take a special book home with you

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  • Important 22/23 School Year Information

    School placements and transportation information will be available on the Sapphire Community Web Portal during the week of August 15.

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  • Andrew Buchanan Elementary School 100th Anniversary

    On September 17, 2022, from 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, we will celebrate the history and legacy of those two buildings and the excellent instruction that has been associated with Andrew Buchanan Elementary School for 100 years.

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  • CASD 2022 Summer Meal Schedule

    This year the district will provide breakfast and lunch at six different school locations, and lunch at two locations in the Borough of Chambersburg.  The program begins June 6th and runs through July 28th.  Meals will be served Monday through Thursday during this timeframe. During the week of July 4th, meals will be served Tuesday through Thursday only.

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  • End of School Year Message

    This past year was full of many challenges. We experienced mask mandates, quarantines, contact tracing and shifting health and safety guidance. Through it all, students, families and district personnel persevered, worked hard and together we finished the school year strong. 

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  • CASHS and CMS Graduation Livestreams

    Watch the CASHS and CMS Graduation ceremonies live on our Youtube Channel on May 26th and 27th.

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