Kindergarten Transition Information

KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION FOR THE 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR:

 

KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION DATES

Dr. Robert F. Nicely Elementary School

MARCH 31, 2021

55 McLaughlin Drive, Greensburg, PA

724-832-2865

 

Amos K. Hutchinson Elementary School

APRIL 9, 2021

MAKE UP DATE- APRIL 14, 2021

810 Welty Street, Greensburg, PA

724-832-2885

 

James H. Metzgar Elementary School

APRIL 14, 2021

140 CC Hall Drive, New Alexandria, PA

724-668-2237

  •  Now that I know the Registration dates, what is my next step?
    •      Contact your neighborhood school and sign up to attend Kindergarten Registration

 

  •  What do I need to bring to Kindergarten Registration?
    •       If you have not already submitted a Kindergarten Registration Packet, please bring a completed Registration Packet with you to Registration.
    •       A copy of your child’s immunization record verified by a doctor.
    •       Your child’s birth certificate.
    •       2 forms of proof of residency.

 

  •  Where can I find the Kindergarten Registration Packet?
    •      The Kindergarten Registration packet can be accessed by going to the Greensburg Salem School District Website. Go to Academics---Elementary Education---Kindergarten Registration
    •      Or you can click on the following link:  Kindergarten Registration Packet

The Greensburg Salem School District strives to provide students and families with multiple opportunities to participate in transition activities.  

 

REGISTRATION AND SCREENING- Pre-School Students and their Parents are asked to attend Kindergarten Registration.   Parents will work with school staff to ensure their child’s Registration Information is complete.  Pre-K students will participate in Kindergarten Screening which includes a snack and fun activity to take home. See More Information regarding registration on the District page by Clicking Here!

 

P.A.W.S. – Parents Are Welcome in School.  Please join our Kindergarten teachers for an hour of fun, parent and child learning activities designed to help your little one transition into Kindergarten.  Please contact your neighborhood school to sign up with your little one to attend these sessions.

 

 

Dr. Robert F. Nicely Elementary School

 

Monday, April 19, 2021

Monday, April 26, 2021

Monday, May 3, 2021

Monday, May 10, 2021

6:00 – 7:00 PM

 

 

 

(724) 832-2865

 

Amos K. Hutchinson Elementary School

 

Monday, April 12, 2021

Monday, April, 19, 2021

Monday, April 26, 2021

Monday, May 3, 2021

6:00 – 7:00 PM

 

 

 

(724) 832-2885

 

 

James H. Metzgar Elementary School                                                                                          

 

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

6:00 – 7:00 PM

 

(724) 668 -2236                                 

 

KINDERCAMP

Reading Apps and Websites:

Dr. Seuss Treasury

Epic! Unlimited Books for Kids

FarFaria Storybooks

Read me stories – children’s books

Interactive Touch Books for kids

Common Sense Media – browse by age rating to find the best movies, apps, games, TV shows, and books for your children.

Storyline - Streams videos featuring celebrated actors reading children’s books alongside creatively produced illustrations

GoNoodle

BrainPOP

PBS Kids

 

Basics, Reading, Language Arts, Math Apps:

Preschool and Kindergarten learning

Kids Academy

ABCmouse.com – Early Learning Activities

Preschool EduKitchen – Cubic Frog Apps

Reading Eggs

50 Books All Kids Should Read Before They're 12

 

INFORMATION FOR PARENTS AND FAMILIES:

http://www.jumpstart.com/parents/resources/grade-based-resources/kindergarten-resources

https://www.freeeducationalresources.com/teacher_worksheets/kindergarten.htm

https://www.parenttoolkit.com/

https://teach.starfall.com/lv/info/parents

http://www.pbs.org/parents/education/science/games/preschooler-kindergarten/