Spirit Lake Elementary
March 6 and 10, 2017
Spirit Lake Elementary Kindergarten Round-Up has been scheduled for Monday,
March 6, and Friday, March 10. All parents of children who will be 5 by
September 15, 2017 should plan to attend Kindergarten Round-Up. Round-Up
plays an important role in the transition into Kindergarten or TK for all
children and provides an opportunity to to see the classrooms and meet the teachers. Parents have the chance to meet the teachers and see the classrooms without the kids on the 6th and students are able to experience the classroom for a half day on the 10th.
There is an informational meeting on Monday, March 6, at 6:00 p.m. in the
Elementary Gymnasium. All registration materials are available in the
document list to the right. If you are able, please print and complete
these forms and bring them with you on the 6th. Before heading to the gymnasium, please stop
by the registration table located in the foyer. Paper copies of the registration materials
will be available for those families who need them. In addition, please
bring a copy of your child's birth certificate with you to the meeting. You may contact the Elementary Office with
questions at 336-2822, extension 4010.
In addition, information will be given about the free exam dates in
April. All children entering Kindergarten must have a physical exam, dental
exam, eye exam, and meet the Iowa immunization requirements for elementary
school. Several of the exams are provided as a service by the area
doctors free of charge or at a reduced rate on the scheduled day.
Orientation Day will be held Friday, March 10 at which time students will be
given assessments and go through a typical Kindergarten day experience.
Students will be assigned to either the morning or afternoon session.
This time will be shared at the parent's meeting.
or guardians considering the "Open Enrollment" option to enroll their
Kindergartener at Spirit Lake Elementary are also invited to attend Round-Up.
The deadline for filing for open enrollment status for Kindergarten students is
September 1, 2017. Applications for Open Enrollment are available in the
documents listed to the right. Parents/ guardians of open enrolled students who
meet economic eligibility requirements may qualify for a stipend for
transportation. Income Verification must be provided. Questions
regarding Open Enrollment should be directed to our Superintendent's Office @