District‎ > ‎Sandy Valley‎ > ‎

Kindergarten Registration Fair is Thursday, March 21st, from 4-6 p.m.

posted Mar 8, 2019, 10:42 AM by Allison Morris   [ updated Mar 12, 2019, 8:28 AM ]
Welcome to Sandy Valley Elementary Class of 2032! Kindergarten registration is just around the corner. Sandy Valley is hosting a Kindergarten Registration Fair on Thursday, March 21st, from 4-6 p.m. in the SV Wellness Center. Registration tables will be set up along with many fun activites for your future Cardinal including a bouncy house, photo opportunity with the SV Cardinal and much more! All future kindergarteners will be given a free SV t-shirt!

Kindergarten Registration Packets are available at Sandy Valley Wellness Center, through SPARK Parent Partners, the Stark County District Library (SV Branch), Sandy Valley Elementary, Sandy Valley Estates (office), or downloadable at www.svlocal.org.

At the KinderCardinal Fair, there will be face painting, various local organizations, a bounce house, and a special appearance by the SV Cardinal. All Class of 2032 students will receive a t-shirt! New students will complete screening for vision, speech, hearing, and various academic assessments. The school nurse will be available to assist with student medical forms. Parents will complete registration packets during their child’s screening session. Please note current Little Cardinal and SCIP parents have already received registration packets and all Little Cardinal and SCIP students have been screened at the school.

Get Ready for School/Staggered Start will take place the first three days of Kindergarten on Tuesday, August 20th (A-I); Wednesday, August 21st (J-Q) and; Thursday, August 22nd (R-Z) from 9:30 – 2:00. This will provide the opportunity for teachers and students to develop relationships in a smaller learning environment. There will be an informal parent meeting each date from 9:30-10:30. Please note there will not be bussing (Kindergarten Only) will be available on the 20th, 21st or 22nd. All Kindergarten students will start full days (8:30-3:30) on Friday, August 23rd. Bussing for kindergarten students will begin on August 23rd.

Open House will be held Wednesday, August 14th (5-7 p.m.) at Sandy Valley Elementary for Kindergarten families. Students will meet their Kindergarten teacher, get to hear all the exciting teaching and learning opportunities that will take place during 2019-2020, tour a school bus, and learn about extracurricular programs available.

Click here for some information from the Ohio Department of Education and how you can get your kindergartener ready for the school year!

Allison Morris,
Mar 10, 2019, 11:24 AM