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WHS Students Blast off to NASA

March 22, 2018

On Thursday, March 22nd, five Cherokee Braves and one chaperone loaded a suburban to meet up with nearly 100 other students from NW Iowa at W.I.T. in Sioux City.  From there, they will take charter buses down to NASA to compete with . . . read more

Special Olympics

March 15, 2018

On Saturday March 10th the Special Olympics Mid-Winter Tournament was held in Iowa City, which is considered the state competition. This competition consisted of several events such as cheerleading and 3 on 3 basketball which are the events . . . read more

United States Air Force Wind Quartet

Washington High School Auditorium

March 12th, 2018 @ 7pm | March 11, 2018

The 7th-12th Grade Braves instrumental and vocal music groups were privileged to witness the United States Air Force Wind Quartet perform today.  The Quartet will hold a performance tonight @ 7pm in the WHS Auditorium that will . . . read more

AgCom Cherokee Schools Mid Sioux Food Drive

March 9, 2018

  Ag Com has partnered with the Cherokee District. Elementary - Middle - and High School will be gathering food items for the Food Pantry on March 26, March 27 and March 28. Ag Com will provide a pizza party to the . . . read more

Sleezer Signs to Morningside Track

March 7, 2018

The Morningside Mustangs have gained another Brave.   Senior, Bri Sleezer, signed her letter of intent to run at Morningside for the Mustangs.  Sleezer has been a 4 year varsity runner, and has so far qualified the last 3 . . . read more

Book Fair

February 28, 2018

Join us for the Scholastic Book Fair!! The Book Fair will be at the Roosevelt Library from March 6th  through the 15th.  It will be open from 8:00 to 4:00 with extended hours during Parent-Teacher Conferences. The . . . read more

Special Olympics

February 15, 2018

Cherokee Special Olympics competed in a 3 on 3 basketball area competition at West Harrison high school on February 3.  They brought two teams from the middle school and high school to compete.  Both teams played hard and showed . . . read more

Gerdes signs to Ellsworth Basketball Team

February 9, 2018

Senior Skylar Gerdes signed her letter of intent to Ellsworth Community College on February 7th.  Gerdes has had a wonderful career as a WHS Brave in her studies and on the court.  She plans to study Ag business and play . . . read more

WHS Culinary students to Event on oils.

February 7, 2018

WHS culinary students were able to participate in a culinary event about oils.  This was sponsored by the Iowa Soy Council & the Iowa Restaurant Association at WIT in Sioux City.  They were able to taste oils, . . . read more

Prudential Spirit of Community Awards recipient - Arika Hammond

February 6, 2018

It all started with a $5 donation to an organization of Arika's choice, a class project that has since become an important part of Arika's life.  Puppy Jake Foundation, an organization dedicated to providing . . . read more

Soup Supper

February 2, 2018

WHS Commons | January 30, 2018

Come hungry and enjoy a delicious bowl of soup and yummy cinnamon roll, then find your favorite seat for watching the Cherokee Braves basketball in action against Western Christian.   Friday, February 2nd, from 4:30 to 7:00 . . . read more

2018-2019 Open Enrollment

OE Form

January 16, 2018

March 1, 2018 is the deadline for accepting open enrollment forms for grades 1-12. September 1, 2018 is the deadline for accepting open enrollment forms for Kindergarten and Preschool special education students.  If you plan on utilizing . . . read more

Teachers Gearing up for the New Year

Professional Development Day

January 2, 2018

1/3/2018 Today the Cherokee Community School District teachers are gearing up for the start of the 2nd 1/2 of the school year.  Today was a Professional Development day for the teachers to get back in the groove.  We started . . . read more

Employment Opportunity


December 21, 2017

Do you have interest in working with children? The Roosevelt Elementary has a paraprofessional position vacancy. Duties included in this assignment are: supervision and assisting of students, 1-1 small group, bus monitor, and other . . . read more

Holiday Memories

Student Stories

Mrs. Ehrig's class wrote a story of their favorite holiday memory. She selected four for your reading. Click on the icon and title to read.     -"Mom"-   - "A Dreamy . . . read more

Iowa School Report Card


The Iowa School Report Card was released today by the Department of Education and Cherokee CSD has many reasons to celebrate! A link to the Iowa School Report Card is:  Iowa School Report Card 2017 - RES, CMS, WHS 2.pdf read more

"Oh What Fun...."

Decorated for Christmas

The Home Room teachers along with their students entered a contest to see who could be the most creative in decorating their doors. Which one is your favorite? Central Office got creative and decorated with books and the lounge got . . . read more

School Bus Driver


December 11, 2017

Do you have your CDL? The Cherokee District is looking for substitute drivers to fill in on daily routes and activity trips when needed. If you are interested in becoming a substitute driver. Please fill out the following form, return it . . . read more

A Brave signs to Morningside Softball Team


Lindsay Williams, daughter of Todd and Lynn Rochelle Williams, Cherokee, signed her letter of intent to continue her softball career at Morningside College in Sioux City. Lindsay has been a 4 year starter thus far in her successful career for . . . read more

Science Field Trip

October 25, 2017

Students spend the day catching butterflies, exploring and searching for wild flowers, and learning about solar energy from Paul Mugge.  read more

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