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Which One Is Your Favorite

December 4, 2018

Check out our Facebook page as the WHS Character Development classes are raising money for the Cherokee Food Bank by auctioning wreaths and trees to the highest bidder. December 7th at 2:30 is the final hour to do so.  read more

Veteran's Day Program

Please join us is honoring our veteran's  Monday, November 12th @ 9:00am WHS read more


October 30, 2018

Don't miss your chance to see this amazing show from our CCT and WHS combined cast! Shows are November 1-3 @ 7:30 PM and November 4 @ 2:00 PM. Call 225-4440 or visit  http://cherokeect.org/ read more

Parents Night Out

Enjoy a Night Out! read more

CMS & WHS Choir Concert

October 21, 2018

Immediately following the Middle School and High School Choir Concert on October 23, 2018, you will have the opportunity to sample a variety of coffees from Mud on Main and be able to purchase them. Gigantic cookies will also be . . . read more

Theater presents M*A*S*H

October 9, 2018

November 1st-3rd - 7:30 November 4th - 2:00 Call 712-225-4440 or visit cherokeect.org to reserve your seat. read more

NEW Additions to WHS

September 28, 2018

A HUGE Brave thank you to Justin Pritts (Emergency Management) and Jillian Brown (CCSD Nurse) for installing two new AED's at WHS.  These are located by the auditorium and outside the commons.  There is also a new . . . read more

Feed the Hungry

July 30, 2018

Thank you 7th Graders and Collin Johnson for raising funds that went to Feed The Hungry.   This message is from  Stefan Radelich President of Feed the Hungry:   . . . read more

CMS Band

On April 28, the Cherokee Middle School 7/8 band performed at the Adventureland Festival of Bands in Des Moines.  The CMS band was selected as the Class 2A Best in Center Award winner.  read more

May is School Board Recognition Month

The Facts Regarding School Board

School Board Members Board members are locally elected, non-salaried public officials entrusted with the task of providing the direction for the education of students across Iowa. The board of education is a uniquely American institution, . . . read more

Sports Physicals

2018-2019 Sport Physical Info: * * * * * *Well Child Exam * * * * * * Please call NOW to schedule your child for his/her 7th-12th grade sport physical. Slots are filling up fast, don't wait to make your . . . read more

It's All Business

April 26, 2018

The Introduction to Business Class has been learning about human relations in a business. Carly Husman, the HR Manager/Compliance Officer for North Star Community Credit Union explained the hiring process, writing and reviewing policies . . . read more

8th grade Play

CMS 8th Grade Theatre Troupe proudly presents, The Redemption of Gertie Green Friday, April 27th . . . read more

WHS Art Show

April 25, 2018

WHS FINE ARTS NIGHT: MAY 1 ART SHOW OPENS TO PUBLIC : 4-9 pm ( in the WHS gym) CONCERT: 7:00 pm ( WHS auditorium)   read more

Kee Con event for May 12th

April 11, 2018

Mark your calendars and attend this evening of entertainment! read more

Art Show

April 9, 2018

TK-8 Art Show April 16, 17,  18 4-7 pm At WIT read more

Tomahawk Court

March 29, 2018

Congratulations to the T'Hawk Court... McKayla Benson, Katrina Carlson, Addisyn Jensen, Madelyn Herrera, Emily Schlenger Cale Pingel, Kylar Booher, Tyler Richardson, Layne Reinhart, Collin Lundy 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

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

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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