L/O/G/O Welcome to Jenks West Elementary Prekindergarten Information Meeting for the 2014-15 School Year Site Information… •Campus configuration •Enrollment- 1,975 PK through 4th grade •One half day Pre-Kindergarten section (pending enrollment) •22 students maximum •Early Childhood Certified Teacher along with Full time Early Childhood Assistant (ECA) in every classroom. Schedules • Full Day PK - 8:15-3:00 p.m. • Half-Day PK - 8:15-10:45 a.m. • Grace Living Center Multiage – 8:50-3:25 p.m. • Drop-off and pick-up times are 15 minutes before/after class. Full Day PK Lunch • • • • The children eat in the cafeteria. Send lunch money to school with your child or pay online at: mylunchmoney.com (transaction fee applies) Students may bring a lunch from home. Free/Reduced Lunch Forms will be available at Meet the Teacher in August. PRE-KINDERGARTEN Curriculum Natural World (How the World Works) Community (How We Organize Ourselves) Family (How We Express Ourselves All About ME (Who We Are) The early childhood program at JPS is childoriented, family-focused fostering growth of the whole child. Pre-Kindergarten Curriculum All About Me (Who We Are) Me Things I can Do My Feelings Healthy Habits My body/My Senses • Dramatic play • Language development • Mathematics • Technology • Science & Health • Social Studies • Creative/Motor Skills Nice To Know Items… • Backpacks should be large enough to hold folders. Perseverance… • No wheels on backpacks. • Always keep a change of clothes in your child’s backpack labeled with their name. • LABEL with your child’s name clothes that are outerwear such as jackets, coats, sweaters, & sweatshirts. Jenks West Adventure Club Jenks West Adventure Club is a curriculum based program providing a fun and an enriched learning environment for children before and after school. Our program is open 6:30 to 8:30 and 2:45 to 6:00. Located in building B, Room 103 Charlotte Stephens Jenks West Elementary Site Coordinator 918 299-4415 ext. 5929 [email protected] “On the West Side…Where Learning is an Adventure” Parent Teacher Action Group - PTAG • PTAG is a volunteer organization of parents, teachers and administrators who work together to promote quality education. Yearly dues:$10.00 • School Supply Packets are on sale NOW at the PTAG table. Teachers LOVE the school supply packs! The Pre-K supplies are collected by your child’s teacher and used in the classroom as community property. • Plastic Mats will be available for purchase from PTAG for $8.00 Important Dates for the 2014-15 School Year •Back to School Post Cards sent early August •Meet the Teacher •Pre-K Transition Days •Regular School Day for Pre-K begins Thinker …Teamwor k…Car ing…Cooper ation … http://www.jenksps.org Visit our web page to stay informed on all the events happening at JWE & JPS. L/O/G/O Thank you for attending.