2019-20 Back-to-School & Registration Info

    Posted 05/28/2019

    Back-to-School Info — 2019-2020!

    Important Dates

    • Online Verification — July 15 to Aug. 30 via ParentPortal
    • McKinley office opens — Monday, July 29
    • School Registration — Wednesday, Aug. 7 & Thursday, Aug. 8, 8:00am-3:00pm
    • PTA Summer Playdate — Sunday, Aug., 10, 10:00am-12:00pm @ our playground
    • Open House — Thursday, Aug. 15, 5:30pm-6:30pm
    • First Day of School — Monday, Aug. 19 with a celebration from 7:30am-8:00am
    • ECE-3, ECE-4, and kindergarten will have special schedules for the first week of school (see below). 1st – 5th grade will run on our regular schedule (8:00am-3:00pm).

    How to Prepare

    • Online Verification — get a headstart on enrollment paperwork via ParentPortal.
    • School Registration — stop by the school to complete enrollment paperwork, get important information & dates, and pay your supply fee.
      • ECE families: visit this website post to see special ECE registration paperwork that must be signed by your child’s doctor. You will also need to bring your student’s birth certificate, immunization records, proof of address (such as a utility bill), and proof of income for the last 30 days.
      • Kindergarten families: please bring your student’s birth certificate, immunization records, and proof of address (such as a utility bill).
      • New 1st-5th grade families: please bring your student’s birth certificate, immunization records, and proof of address (such as a utility bill).
    • Open House — come meet your child’s teacher, see their classroom, and catch up with friends! Starting at 6:30pm, our PTA will have food & fun on our playground.
    • First Day of School — celebrate the first day with us! We’ll have light breakfast, music, and fun on the playground.

    First week schedule for ECE-3 & ECE-4

    • Monday, Aug. 19 — NO SCHOOL for ECE students; families may come in to finish registration paperwork.
    • Tuesday, Aug. 20 — half-day classes
      • ECE-3 AM class: 8:00am-9:30am
      • ECE-3 PM class: 12:00pm-1:30pm
      • ECE-4: 8:00am-11:00am
    • Wednesday, Aug. 21 to Friday, Aug. 23 — regular class schedule
      • ECE-3 AM class: 8:00am-11:00am
      • ECE-3 PM class: 12:00pm-3:00pm
      • ECE-4: 8:00am-3:00pm

    First week schedule for kindergarten

    • Monday, Aug., 19 to Wednesday, Aug., 21 — half-day classes
      • Kindergartners in class: 8:00am-12:00pm
      • Assessment times for individual students: 12:30pm-3:30pm
    • Thursday, Aug., 22 & Friday., Aug. 23 — regular class schedule
      • Kindergartners in class: 8:00am-3:00pm

    2019-20 NO SCHOOL Days

    We will have four no school (non-contact) days this school year in addition to DPS’s scheduled non-contact days.

    • Friday, Sep. 20 — no school
    • Friday, Nov. 22 — no school
    • Tuesday, Jan. 21 — no school
    • Friday, Mar. 13 — no school