WCSD Welcomes Kindergartners to School: Educational journeys begin for thousands of young scholars

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For Immediate Release
Contact: Victoria Campbell



WCSD Welcomes Kindergartners to School

Educational journeys begin for thousands of young scholars


What: Approximately 5,000 kindergartners will start their first year of formal education next week.


When: Monday, August 19

           8:30 a.m. (classes begin at 9 a.m.)

           Hunter Lake Elementary School

           909 Hunter Lake Dr.



           9:45 a.m. (classes begin at 9:30 a.m.)

           Peavine Elementary School

           1601 Grandview Dr.



Details: For the past week, kindergarten teachers have been assessing incoming kindergartners’ skills to ensure they receive all of the supports and resources they need to succeed in school. On Monday, kindergarten students will begin their school year at schools across the District.


Trustees, principals, and administrative staff members will be greeting families as they arrive at school, and members of the media are invited to visit classrooms for the first few minutes of the school day.


Editors’ Note: Members of the media are invited to interview WCSD Trustees and staff members, and are welcome to ask family members whether they would like to participate in interviews.



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