Welcome to Kindergarten! I am very excited to be your child's teacher. Kindergarten is always and exciting year filled with learning and discovery. There will be many opportunities for parent involvement so please complete the safe environment online training and submit your fingerprints. Working together we will make this year a memorable one!
Homework will come home on Fridays and are to be returned the following Thursday. Remind your child to do their best, take pride in a job well done and turn it in on time.
DATES TO REMEMBER
8/6 First Day of School 12:30 Dismissal
8/8 Sports Meeting 6pm 8/17 Early Dismissal at 12:30 9/3- No School
9/7 Early Dismissal
9/21 Early Dismissal
UC Merced Theater field trip is tomorrow. If you signed up to drive please be here at 9:50 a.m. as we will depart school at 10 a.m. We are scheduled to return around 12:00.
Don't forget the booster seat!
8th Grade Carnival
Please send in $10 to purchase tickets and/or food. The 8th grade carnival is Friday, May 18th, from 10-12. There is Free Dress. There will be many game booths and activities set up for all the students. Food will also be available for purchase. Dismissal is at 12:30.
Kindergarten Memories DVD
We are making a Kindergarten Memories DVD. These are available for purchase. An order form has been sent out. Please return the form and money by 5/16.
Kindergarten Field Day
Wednesday, May 23th is our field day and class party. Please bring a toy to share and a beach towel. This is also a free dress day for Kindergarteners. Lunch will be provided on this day.
Kindergarten Closing Prayer Service
You are invited to the Kindergarten Closing Prayer Service and Distribution of Certificates on Thursday, May 24th. It will begin following morning prayer in the auditorium. The children are to wear their Mass day uniform. Please ensure that a parent or representative is there for your child on this special day. This is Kindergarten’s last day of school. Dismissal is immediately following (approximately 9:30).
Important Dates To Remember:
5/18 Eighth Grade Carnival and Early Dismissal
5/22 Classroom Clean Up Day
5/23 Kindergarten Field Day (free dress, with sneakers, bring a beach towel)
5/24 Kindergarten Closing Ceremony/ Last day of Kindergarten.
Children are to wear their Mass day uniform. Dismissal immediately following Closing Prayer Service.
Author: Mrs. Gargano
Hello. I am the Kindergarten teacher at OLM. I have been teaching for over 24 years and have been with Our Lady of Mercy school for about 12 years. While I have taught and enjoyed teaching many different grades, Kindergarten is my heart!