Sturgis Charter Public School is dedicated to an "International Baccalaureate (IB) for All" philosophy, preparing high school students for higher education in a supportive learning environment. Sturgis provides each student a rigorous world-class educational program, encouraging academic achievement, intellectual confidence, and personal growth.

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Important Information

West Campus News

Executive Director's West Newsletter

 

Date Change: Open House Wednesday, September 27

Open House is an opportunity for you to visit your student's classrooms and learn the expectations and goals of each teacher. The schedule for the night is below.

7:00 Advisory Class 8:00 Period D Class
7:15 Period A Class 8:15 Period E Class
7:30 Period B Class 8:30 Period F Class
7:45 Period C Class 8:45 Period G Class

9:00-9:15 IB CAS: Grade 11 & 12 IB CAS: Grade 12

We know that you will enjoy hearing about the classes that our students are experiencing.
As the purpose of the evening is to inform you about our program, please call or set up an appointment at some other time if you wish to discuss any specific questions about your child’s progress.

 

SAVE THE DATE

All senior students and parents are invited to attend the Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority (MEFA) College Financing Seminar on Monday October 2 at 6:30 at the Cape Cod Synagogue 143 Winter St Hyannis.

 

Scholarship Information for Seniors

Click here for local scholarship opportunities
Click here for national scholarship opportunities

 

WORLD CHALLENGE FOR JUNIORS

Every year we offer a World Challenge trip to the students in the junior class. This year World Challenge is excited to announce we are going to Nicaragua.

What is World Challenge? A 2 week trip that happens at the end of the school year. Students are challenged to do things they have never done before and in a foreign country! For a more complete description please use this link to the World Challenge Website

The Sturgis team leaders for this year are Joel Tallman @ East jtallmann@sturgischarterschool.org and Maxanne Most @ West mmost@sturgischarterschool.org. Please feel free to contact either of us for more information.

The first meeting is Wednesday, September 27 at 7:00 pm in the Library of Sturgis West.

 

HOST FAMILIES NEEDED FOR GERMAN STUDENTS
OCTOBER 2017

Sturgis is seeking parents volunteers (East and West) to host German students who will arrive next month as part of our ongoing efforts to foster an exchange program with a high school in Mannheim, Germany. For more information contact the trip leader, history teacher, Mr. Jeff Hyer. Students will be given the opportunity to hear more about the program during lunchtime over the next week.

 

Fall Driver Education classes for Sturgis East and West

9/11-22 and 11/27- 12/8
12/8 is a half day and class will run from noon-3:00
Classes held in the Annex study hall- M-F 3:15- 6:30 daily.

You can also call/email the instructor Tom Fink with general questions.

 

The Washington Post once again recognizes Sturgis

The Washington Post recently announced the 2017 High School Challenge Index based on its review of 2016 data from high schools across the U.S. They ranked Sturgis the #3 public school in MA, #8 public school in the Northeast, and #132 in the U.S (across both public and private schools). Additionally, Sturgis is ranked #1 among MA public schools for the highest "percentage of graduates who passed at least one college-level test during their high school career" with 97%. Congratulations to Sturgis faculty and students for achieving this recognition of excellence!

 

Sturgis West Student Parking Permit Protocol

Students who wish to park their cars on Campus must read and fill out this information

 

Work Permit

Massachusetts Laws, Instructions and Forms for obtaining a student work permit can be downloaded HERE.

 

The Current

Sturgis is proud to announce the completion of the fall issue of The Current. Student editors have been hard at work compiling student and faculty art, photography, and writing into 32 pages of creativity! Check out our arts magazine in the library or the front office. Buy a copy for just a dollar at lunch in front of the main stairwell. Read all submissions artwork, writing, and photography on our blog: sturgiscurrent.blogspot.com!

 

Remind.com

New text/email reminder system:
We are piloting a new service, remind.com. This allows us to send text reminders to you about events at Sturgis West. This system will not replace our current method of weekly emails home.The system will not show actual phone numbers and can't be used for one-on-one communication. If you would like to receive such texts from the main office, please CLICK HERE.

 

Student Insurance Available

Register online through K&K Insurance Group or pick up a registration form at the main office.

 

Video of Sturgis West Grand Opening

Studio G Architects interviews Sturgis students, parents and faculty members during the ribbon cutting celebration on September 15, 2012. 

Click here to see the video.

For additional information and photographs of the construction of Sturgis West, see: 

Sturgis West: Breaking New Ground.

 

Public transportation to Sturgis via CCRTA

Click HERE for student pass details.
List of routes available at http://www.capecodrta.org/

 

After school sports contacts

Please contact Athletic Director, Brij Anand with questions.