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Late Arrivals/Absences

* Please have your child check in at the office if he/she arrives
late to school (i.e. Anytime after 8:15am), otherwise they will be marked absent.

* If your child is out ill or has a morning appointment please  GO TO OUR ATTENDANCE page for reporting information.

Kindergarten Tours

Visitors and Volunteers

For everyone's safety, in order to enter campus (i.e. cross over the blue lines that are painted at the various entrances), ALL visitors and volunteers must check in and out at the office and obtain a Volunteer Badge or Visitor's identification sticker EVERY TIME they enter campus, even if it is to quickly drop off a lunch, backpack, homework, book, or other item.  

For more information on becoming a volunteer,

GO TO our Volunteer page.

Kindergarten Information

Important Start-of-School Information for Kindergarten Families

Laurelwood Kindergarten Dates To Note:

8/15/19 First Day of School for Kindergartners = 8:15 a.m. – 9:55 a.m.
8/15/19 Kindergarten PARENT Orientation Meeting at 8:30 a.m. (Parents are invited to join Dr. Lori Rogers, Principal, and Mr. Paul Fuller, Assistant Principal, in the Cafeteria)                                                        8/16/19 through 9/4/19 special Kindergarten Dismissal at 11:51am        9/5/19 (Thursday) Kindergarten FULL DAY schedule begins
9/10/19 Kindergarten Back-To-School Night (BTSN) presentations start promptly at 6:00 p.m. in individual classrooms. Please note that BTSN meetings are designed for ADULTS ONLY. Childcare/supervision is NOT available on campus during BTSN- please make arrangements for their care OFF campus.


Be sure to visit our school's Homepage frequently for important news, events, school calendar items, and reminders.


Kindergarten School Hours:

Please take note of the following SPECIAL schedule for kindergarten students at the start of the school year:

Day 1 Kindergarten Schedule

8/15/19 = 8:15 AM - 9:55 AM

Days 2-15  Kindergarten Schedule

8/16/19  = 8:15 AM - 11:51 AM

8/19/19 - 8/23/19 = 8:15 AM - 11:15 AM

8/26/19 - 8/30/19 = 8:15 AM - 11:51 AM

9/2/19 NO SCHOOL (Labor Day holiday)

9/3/19 & 9/4/19 = 8:15 AM - 11:51 AM

9/5/19 Begin FULL Day schedule* (see below)


Beginning on the 15th day of school, which is Thursday, September 5, 2019, Kindergarten students will begin their FULL Day schedule as follows-

Mon., Tues., Thurs., Fri. =  8:15 a.m. – 2:10 p.m.                                (Parents are allowed to enter the Kinder-yard at 2:00 p.m.)

Wednesdays* & Minimum Day schedule = 8:15 a.m. – 1:21 p.m.  (Parents are allowed to enter the Kinder-yard at 1:10 p.m.)

*Note that EVERY Wednesday is a Minimum Day


Laurelwood Attendance Information

* Please have your child check in at the office if he/she arrives
late to school (i.e. anytime after 8:15am), otherwise they will be marked absent.
* If your child is out ill, or has a morning appointment please  GO TO OUR ATTENDANCE page for reporting information.


Kindergarten & Transitional Kindergarten (TK) Ages

kindergarten ABC

Preparing for Kindergarten

Many of you many be wondering what you can do to help make sure your precious little one is ready for the big step in to kindergarten. Please take some time to GO TO the list of things your child should know to make the beginning of kindergarten a breeze! Of course, we at Laurelwood always welcome all children and will meet them where they are and help them to get to the next step on their learning journey, but making sure your child knows these few things can help make the kindergarten experience a successful one from the very first day!



You can make sure your kindergartner comes to school with all of his or her supplies by checking out our supply list online.


New Student Registration

Kindegarten registration begins each year in January for the upcoming school year.

GO TO Laurelwood's Registration/Enroll Launch page for more information.