Future Kindergarten Information
Steps to register your Kindergartener (links to each will be in each section)
RSVP to Little Leaves Night
Register your child online (Only if they will be 5 by August 1)
Provide all documents needed when registering your child
Sign up for a Kindergarten Screening time (you must have your child registered first)
Online Kindergarten Registration - opens on February 3, 2020
Any child who resides in the Westfield Washington School "WWS" district and is five years of age on or before August 1st of may enroll in our kindergarten program. To do that please complete the following steps:
2. Using the map/address tool on the registration page please verify which school your child should attend. During the online registration please select the correct school. It WILL NOT do that for you.
3. Click on English or Spanish
4. Create your account (must have an email address to register)* Documents needed to register - Birth Certificate, Proof of Residency, Driver's License and current/updated Immunizations. These items will need to be scanned DURING the registration process.
If you do not have access to a computer Washington Woods will have computers available for your use March 16th-20th 9:00 am - 2:00 pm.
WWES Little Leaves NightAs promised, please see below for the links to our Little Leaves Kindergarten Orientation presentations. The first one is the full presentation from our Principal and the second one is a shorter presentation from our School Counselor, Mr. Sawa, discussing his role at our school and our focus on Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) through our Leader in Me program at Washington Woods Elementary School. Thank you for your patience and understanding as we shift to a digital delivery of our events that we had planned for this part of the school year.If you have questions specific to registration, please reach out to our Secretary, Mrs. Reynolds, at email@example.com.Here are the links to the videos:Washington Woods Elementary School - Little Leaves Presentation - 2020-2021
Kindergarten Screening Time
Please sign up for one time for one of our Kindergarten teachers and Speech Pathologist to do a basic screening with your child. This will take approximately 20 minutes and the purpose is to get a sense of your child's readiness for Kindergarten. There will also be some basic background/developmental information for parents to complete while your child is in the screening. Click here for to sign up for your screening time Kindergarten Screening Sign up
Kindergarten Supply Kit
(Please do not order a Kindergarten Kit until after your child's Kindergarten Screening has been completed.)
Washington Woods families have two options each year to obtain school supplies. You may purchase the supplies on your own from the given school supply list, found on our school website, or you may order from the SUPER EASY, AND AFFORDABLE prepackage supply kits through Washington Woods PTO.
If you order a kit, your child's supplies will be delivered straight to his/her teacher's classroom door before school starts. Orders must be completed by TBD for the 2020-2021 school year. Once on the website click on STORE and then enter your SCHOOL CODE: TBD. - More information will be coming this spring
Safe Visitor/Background Checks
In an effort to constantly improve and enhance school safety, we have implemented a visitor management system. This comprehensive system will enhance our school entrance security and better ensure that every visitor to our school is permitted and authorized to be in our school buildings. Examples of activities in the schools where visitors will need a completed SafeVisitor background check are listed below:
- Lunch Guests
- Classroom Parties
- Classroom Volunteers/Helpers/Room Parents
- Field Trip Chaperones
Examples of activities that will not require a formal background check are listed below (these visitors will still follow normal school check-in procedures):
- Classroom Guest Speakers
- Parent/Teacher Conferences/Case Conferences
- Special Events (Grandparent's Day/Famous Hoosiers, etc.)
- School Programs
- Visiting school office area or dropping off items at schoolBackground checks are good for three years at any school in the district.
These background checks will cost $12.95 and can be acquired via the link below. Please note that this process could take 3 to 6 business days. Once approved, please be on the lookout for a badge notification email from "firstname.lastname@example.org." Your badge will be attached as a PDF. You can either print it, save it on your phone, or download the SafeVisitor app. A photo will be required and added upon your first visit to the school.
District School Calendar
Click here for 2020 - 2021 School Calendar