|West Chicago Elementary School District #33|
|Dr. Ed Leman, Superintendent||Board of Education|
|312 E. Forest Avenue West Chicago, IL 60185||Dave Barclay, President|
|www.wegoed33.k12.il.us||Katrine Maguire Secretary|
|(630) 293-6000 Fax (630) 293-6088||Sharon L. Jones|
|Contact:||Becky Koltz||School/Community Relations Specialist||Deborah D. Ramsey|
|(630) 293-6000 ext. 201||Robert Lemon|
ATTENTION PARENTS OF KINDERGARTEN-AGE CHILDREN!
District #33 announces Kindergarten Registration for the 2005-2006 school year. Eligible students must be 5 years old by September 1, 2005. Parents of kindergarten-age students must register their child at their neighborhood school between 9:00 AM and 7:00 PM on the following dates:
|Currier School||April 5, 2005||800 Gary's Mill Road||293-6600|
|Gary School||April 14, 2005||130 E. Forest Ave.||293-6010|
|Indian Knoll School||April 7, 2005||0N645 Indian Knoll Rd.||293-6020|
|Pioneer School||April 13, 2005||615 Kenwood Ave.||293-6040|
|Turner School||April 6, 2005||750 Ingalton Ave.||293-6050|
|Wegner School||April 12, 2005||1180 Marcella Lane||293-6400|
Parents should accompany their children to school on the appropriate date with the following documents: An official copy of the child's birth certificate, proof of residency (mortgage papers, lease, utility bill, etc.), health record of immunizations (latest date for completion is the first day of school on August 26), and a fee payment of $62.00. Many payment options are available.
On the day of registration, parents will
receive assistance with registration forms. Parents and children will be given
a tour of the kindergarten classroom and will meet teachers. There will be an
opportunity to have questions answered. Students who speak a language other
than English in the home will be given an assessment of their ability to
communicate in English.
Detailed information is available at www.wegoed33.k12.il.us/registration0506.htm. Questions may be answered by calling the neighborhood school listed above.
DUAL LANGUAGE EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITY
District #33 offers all kindergarten
students the unique opportunity to learn a second language. This program
integrates second language learners with their English-speaking peers in the
same classroom with the goal of academic excellence and bilingual proficiency
for both groups. Spanish speakers will be able to maintain their primary
language while acquiring
English. English speakers will become fully proficient in Spanish. The Dual Language Program is housed at Gary School, and transportation is provided from the studentsí neighborhood school.
OPEN HOUSE THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 2005
Find out about this unique educational experience that begins in Kindergarten!
Gary School, 130 E. Forest Avenue, West Chicago
|8:30 AM - 2:45 PM||See a Dual Language classroom in action|
|6:00 PM - 7:30 PM||Meet parents and students already enrolled in the program|
|Ask questions of teachers and program administrators|
|Find out how this program can benefit your child.|
Questions? Please call Gloria Trejo, Director of Second Language Learning at 293-6000 ext. 207