Stay Connected with Chief Leschi Schools

  • Chief Leschi Schools believes that communication with parents and the community is essential. Use this chart for the best ways to stay informed, particularly during an emergency. During an emergency or crisis, our goal is to get as much accurate information out as fast as possible using as many forms of communication to accommodate a variety of preferences. The communication method chart are all official means of communication from CLS.

Chief Leschi Schools

External Communications

Where do I look? What type of information? What do I need to do?
Blackboard Connect: Parent Phone/Text/Email Alert Calls during the school day or early morning are reserved for emergency or time-sensitive information, such as school closings or delays. Evening calls may be used for general information. Emails may be used as “letters home” or as general information. Texts are for short reminders. Keep your current, primary phone number/email up-to-date with your student’s school. You can update your information at our Student Information Center located in Mod 2 by the bus garage. Or call (253)445-6000, ext. 3190 or email
Website Alert Our schools may activate the website alert system. This means that those that check our website will be notified with an important message before entering our website. Visit our schools website homepage during an emergency, weather event, or school closure.
Social Media Be among the first to know! Our schools can quickly post general news, celebrations, pictures, and emergency information as they happen. Chief Leschi Schools has official accounts on Facebook, Twitter, & Instagram. Sign up and “like” us!
General Web News & Highlights/Celebrations CLS keeps updated stories, highlights, celebrations in the picture gallery and under “Our Latest News” on our homepage. Visit our schools website.
Family Access/Skyward Family Access Portal gives parents confidential access to your child’s grades, re-enrollment, academic progress, and attendance. Call the Student Information Center at (253)445-6000, ext. 3190 or email at to sign up for an account.
News Media No media is allowed on campus unless approved by Tribal Council. The primary news media that covers CLS include: Puyallup Tribal News. If approved by Tribal Council, examples would be KIRO7, KOMO, etc.
Newsletters CLS publishes newsletters through Constant Contact weekly. The newsletters are also publish on our website. If you are interested in receiving the newsletter, sign up in the link below.
Printed Material CLS publishes an annual wall-calendar as well as brochures, flyers are sent home and often available at our front offices. Check our school front offices. A lot of our school information is available on our website.
In-Person CLS employees will make time for you! If you prefer to speak to someone directly, we will make that as easy as possible. Visit our schools directory for contact information.