WELCOME TO THE 2018-19 SCHOOL YEAR!
IMPORTANT DATES AND TIMES
First Day of School:
Thursday: August 16, 2018 Students in grades 1-12 Tuesday: August 21, 2018 Kindergarten Students
Back to School Day: August 9, 2018, anytime between 10:00 a.m.-12:00 noon or 5:30-7:00 p.m.
During Back to School Day, families will learn the assigned teacher(s) for their student(s) and receive additional information about the coming school year.
Transportation: Please contact transportation directly if you have questions about your child’s bus route. Email firstname.lastname@example.org (Anne Smith) or email@example.com (Jan Horn) or call 614-797-5950.
Walk-Thru/Meet the Teacher: August 15, 2018, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
This is a time for you and your family to come take a sneak peek at the classroom, meet your child’s teacher, and drop off school supplies.
Curriculum Night: August 21, 2018
Curriculum Night is an opportunity for parents to come to school and learn about the curriculum that will be covered during the school year as well as learn the routines and procedures of the classroom. Grade level start times are as follows:
1st grade: 5:30 p.m. 2nd grade: 5:30 p.m. 3rd grade: 5:30 p.m. 4th grade: 6:45 p.m. 5th grade: 6:45 p.m.
COMPLETE AND ACCESS STUDENT INFORMATION ONLINE
PowerSchool Parent Portal
Returning Students: Parents and guardians of returning students already should have created a PowerSchool Parent Portal account to access student information. Please contact our school office if you have forgotten your login information.
New Students: For families of students who are new to our district, we have enclosed a letter with information on how to create an account.
Please contact the school office with any questions about your Parent Portal account!
Student Medical and Consent Forms
Families now complete/update your student's Emergency Medical Information and Parental Consent Forms online! Simply log into the PowerSchool Parent Portal for each student and click the “Forms” icon to the left. Please complete all forms prior to Back to School Days.
2018-19 SCHOOL FEES
Kindergarten: $18.50 Grade 1: $32.00 Grade 2: $32.00 Grade 3: $28.00 Grade 4: $30.00 Grade 5: $30.00
Families need to pay their grade-level fees by cash or check (made payable to WBOE) prior to or during Back to School Days. Fees may also be paid online by credit card. Simply go to www.wcsoh.org and click on EZPay under the Resources section.
If you would like your student to have the flu vaccination at school this year, please complete the enclosed Health Heroes Vaccination Clinic form and return it to Back to School Days or, after that, to the school office.
I look forward to seeing you on the first day of school! In the meantime, be sure to visit the “Back to School” section of the district’s website (www.wcsoh.org/backtoschool) for other important information. Enjoy the rest of your summer!
Monica C. Brown,
Spanish: Si necesita esta carta explica en espanol, por favor, pongase en contacto con Claudine Morales en 614-797-7709.
Somali: Haddii aad u baahan tahay warqad this sharaxay in Soomaali, fadlan la xiriir Lula Abdulle Mohamed at 614-797-7120