Waconia High School Open House
August 24
Teachers will be in their classrooms
Reminder: WHS no longer prints student schedules.

You may access the Family Portal anytime for your student's schedule, and locker number/combination. 
Please print your child's schedule, and bring it with you to open house, or view their schedule on your mobile device.


The "Fall Mailer" was sent via Messenger on Thursday, Aug 11th.

If you did not receive this information in your email, please click on the link located on the right side of the screen (WHS ELECTRONIC FALL MAILER 2016 ~ 2017) to review this information. 
Remember, you can now update your contact information simply by logging into the Portal. 
This is a convenient way to ensure your phone number/s, address, email address are updated in a timely manner so you don't miss out on important information. 



~~ SENIORS ~~ 
Senior Pictures are due October 17
Submit to: images.jostens.com
User ID: 405733591
Photo requirements: 

·         Upload  ONE full color, JPEG (.jpg) file of digital photo.
Do NOT upload  PNG or TIFF files. Very important!

·         Photo quality needs to be a minimum of 300 DPI or higher for actual size of photo. 

*This is because a high resolution photo is important for publishing purposes.

·         The yearbook prefers a formal photo with straight-on, head and shoulders shot.

·         We will not accept horizontal photos. Vertical only!

·         No props or hands by the face in photos. No borders or special effects.
·         Simple, neutral backgrounds look best in the yearbook. 


If you drive to school and park in the high school parking lot, you MUST have a parking pass to hang in your vehicle.
The parking fees have been waived for the 2016-2017 school year.
You can stop by the front office anytime during our summer hours to pick up your parking pass.
You can also do it when you come in for schedule changes.
Here is the info you will need:
Year of vehicle
Make, Model & Color
License plate number
Student name & Grade
You can fill out an application in the front office, or print the application from the link below and bring the completed form into the front office.
Parking Pass Application


Tuesday, Aug. 23 @ 6pm
Thursday, Aug 25 @ 6pm
Tuesday, Aug 30 @ 6pm
Auditions held in the Waconia High School Auditorium
You do not need to prepare anything, just come to which ever audition date works best for you!
Call Backs will be Thurs, Sept 1 @ 6pm
1st Rehearsal will be Fri, Sept 2 from 6-8pm
Show Dates: Nov 3, 4 & 5
Drama Director: Ben Pogatshnik
Music Director: Nancy Pearson
Technical Director: Brian Doeden




Friday, Sept 2

Click the link below to print a
Lifetouch order form:  

WHS - Lifetouch Order Form 2016-2017

Your picture day ID is: 
MI296225Y0 (0 = zero)

Students must bring their completed order form (with payment) on picture day and hand it to the photographer at the time their picture is taken.

Additional forms are available in the front office and will also be available at Open House on Wednesday, August 24.

 (Picture retake day is Tuesday, Oct 4)


August 29 ~ First day of school (Grade 9)
August 30 ~ First day of school (Grades 10-12)
Sept 2 ~ Lifetouch Picture Day
Sept 5 ~ Labor Day (No School)
Sept 19 - 23 ~ Homecoming week
Sept 23 ~ Homecoming Football Game: Waconia vs. Chaska Hawks @ 7pm
Wildcat Walk @ 5:50 pm, starting at Carver County Fairgrounds
Oct 4 ~ Lifetouch Photo Retake Day
Oct 7 ~ 2 hour early release 

2016 ~ 2017

User ID 405733591

2016 ~ 2017

What is NHS
NHS Application

2016 ~ 2017
Nutritional and Wordware Information

2016 ~ 2017

Parent Forms

2016 ~ 2017
 Health Census Link

2016 ~ 2017

Welcome Back Letter
Helpful Information