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Orientation Week: New Teachers Immersed in Clarkston Culture

Almost two weeks before school starts, a school bus is already out and about. But it's carrying teachers instead of students. Clarkston Community Schools is welcoming 29 new teachers this year. The tour of the district is part of their week-long orientation.

Join the Clarkston Community Schools Team!

It's a great time to work for Clarkston Community Schools! The district, which employs more than 1,000 faculty and staff on its 12 school campuses, is now hiring for several positions with newly increased pay scales (approved by the CCS Board of Education on July 9).

District Announces Administrative Restructuring

On July 9, the Clarkston Community Schools Board of Education approved key administrative leadership changes designed to advance the district's mission, vision, and goals.

Mark Your Calendar for Back-to-School Dates!

Welcome back! The first half-day of school for all students is Monday, August 27. For your convenience, we have compiled important dates in this handy Back-to-School Guide.

Welcome Back, CHS Class of 1968

Calling all graduates of the Clarkston High School Class of 1968! Join us for your 50th Reunion weekend in Clarkston!

SMS Gives Back with Project "Will-to-Ty"

Sixth graders at Sashabaw Middle School put their Wolf Day to good use on Wednesday, June 6, tying blankets for children and adults with cancer.