Parent News – July 1, 2016

NCSD’s 2016-17 Recommended Annual Budget

The Natrona County School District’s Board Budget Committee met Thursday, June 30 and finalized the budget for the 2016-2017 school year.  The draft budget is available on the District’s website here. A budget summary will be published on July 13, 2016 with a public hearing scheduled for July 20th at 8:00 p.m. in the Jefferson/East Room at the District Office Building located at 970 N. Glenn Road.


Passport to Adventure Hunt 

The Casper Museum Consortium’s Passport to Adventure Hunt booklets are now available at all museums! Pick up your free Passport and begin your adventure at any of these sites:

Bishop Home

Casper Planetarium

Fort Caspar Museum

National Historic Trails Interpretive Center

Nicolaysen Art Museum

The Science Zone

Tate Geological Museum

Werner Wildlife Museum

Wyoming Veterans Memorial Museum. 

Visit 6 of the museums by August 31, 2016 to be eligible to win one of the Grand Prize Packages, featuring fun events year round that celebrate Casper: music, sports, theater, rodeo, and much more! Winners will be announced on the Brian Scott Morning Show on September 2nd.

Special thanks to the Casper Sinclair Refining Company for making the 2016 Passport possible.


SUMMER SUN Magazine Online! 

Summer Sun is a guide to free and low-cost activities and programs to keep your children engaged and active during the summer. 

Click here to check out this year’s magazine!


NCSD Bulletin Board 

Our community has many enriching and fun educational experiences for students to participate in over the summer such as: camps, museum events and clubs, community parks, and library clubs and activities for students and families.

Upcoming Events:

FAMILY DAY! – Natrona County Prevention Coalition and Mercer Family Resource Center 

Summer Sports Camps at the Rec Center

Natrona County Public Library Summer Events! 

National Historic Trails Interpretive Center – Free Summer Youth Programs! 

ARC Inclusion Summer Camp for All Students

Wyoming Food For Thought – Summer Food Opportunities!

Nicolaysen Summer Art Camp 

Planetarium Astronomy Camp

Click here for MANY more activities and events:  NCSD Bulletin Board


Revised Facility Use Protocol

Beginning July 1, 2016 the Natrona County School District launched the updated facility use process and administrative regulations.  The process and regulations are for outside groups and individuals requesting to use Natrona County School District (NCSD) facilities and for employee wellness use of NCSD facilities. 

More information, along with the application form, terms and conditions and fee schedules are located on the NCSD Athletics/Activities website or by clicking here




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