The Michigan Department of Education (MDE), Office of Great Start/Early Childhood Education and Family Services, is pleased to announce the Transition to Kindergarten Parent Guides have been updated and are posted at http://www.michigan.gov/mde/0,1607,7-140-6530_6809-152726--,00.html. These Parent Guides are a series of tip sheets which highlight a variety of questions parents may have when their children are entering kindergarten.
Upcoming Activities at Smith Elementary:
October 14 & 15 - Hearing Evaluation, Grades 1, 3 and students who missed Kindergarten Round Up
October 21 - Kindergarten Field Trip to Impression 5
October 29, 30, 31 - Dental Visit
October 30 - Picture Retake Day
October 31 - Halloween parade 1:30, parties following
November 5-6 - Conferences
Parents - please check out this at-home reading link from the U.S. Department of Education.