Welcome Back, Eagles!

Important Upcoming Dates

Wednesday, August 19th: Meet the Teacher Night (Details below)
Monday, August 24th: First day of school! Noon release (no lunch served)
Tuesday, August 25th: Noon release (no lunch served)
Wednesday, August 26th: First day of Half-Day (afternoon) ECE-4
Thursday, September 3rd: Back to School Night (details TBD)
Friday, February 19th: No school for ECE (changed date)
Friday, March 4th: ECE will have a regular school day (changed date)

Registration Reminder

If you have not already done so, please remember that all families, both new and returning, must register. You can either register online through Parent Portal if you already have an account (it’s called “Online Verification,” and the tab is underneath your child’s name) or come into the office for the paper form any day between 8:30 – 2:00, Monday through Friday. If you choose to register online, please be sure to complete the attached Communication Form and email it to daphne_jolley@dpsk12.org or bring it by the office. Please keep in mind that registration needs to be done before your child(ren) can start school.

School Supply Lists

To access school supply lists, please visit www.edukitinc.com. Once you type “Swigert” into the school search area, it will bring up an option to download kit contents. This will provide you will all lists for all grades; please be sure to choose the correct page to print.

Meet the Teacher Night/ Class Assignment

Class assignments are not finalized until Meet the Teacher night: Wednesday, August 19th, from 5 – 6 pm. This is an open-house style event: you do not need to attend the entire time. Class lists will be posted on the glass windows and doors of the playground. Teachers will be grouped by grade on the blacktop. This is a child-friendly event. This is a chance for children to see their old friends and make new ones, as well as learn who their teachers are. Please bring the following forms with you:Transportation FormClassroom Alert Form (only for students with allergies, asthma, or other serious medical conditions or issues the teacher needs to know about.)

Other Forms:

If your child has a medical condition, please have the appropriate paperwork completed by a physician:

Medical Release Form (if your child will take any medication at school)
Asthma Care Plan
Allergy Care Plan
School Meal Modification Form (for dietary allergies. Must be signed by physician, notPA)

If your child is in ECE, please be sure to get the following paperwork turned in, if you haven’t already done so:

Parent Permissions
Statement of Health (signed by a physician)

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