APRIL 8---------ALICE DRILL--In the afternoon
APRIL 12---------PANCAKE BREAKFAST 7:30-8:15
APRIL 26---------BIKE RODEO
MAY 1------------BAND / ORCHESTRA CONCERT 1:30 / 6pm
MAY 2-----------LAST DAY OF ASP
MAY 3-----------TALENT SHOW
MAY 9-----------COMMUNITY CAFE
MAY 13----------RECOGNITION ASSEMBLY
MAY 15-17 -----1:30 EARLY OUT
MAY 17----------FIELD DAY
MAY 17---------LAST DAY OF SCHOOL
It's time to Round-Up new Kindergarten Students
for the 2019-2020 School Year here at JOY!
Is your child turning 5 on or before September 1st?If so, it's time to register for next year's Kindergarten classes!!ROUND-UP DAYS ARE April 29th and April 30th 9am - 3pm
You can enroll online by clicking this Enrollment Link
What you will need to enroll:* Immunization Shot Records
* Birth Certificate
* Proof of Physical AddressKindergarten Screening for all
registered students is Friday, May 3rd
There will be a sign-up sheet at
Kindergarten Round-up (time slots are 1hr long)
During this time the kindergarten teachers will be completing individual assessments.The students will also participate in group activities, in order to provide the best placement for your child.
Parents will be asked to fill out a questionnaire about his/her child during this screening time.
You will be notified of your child’s classroom placement at the Ice Cream Social in August.
Kindergartener’s that are not assessed during this time, will be tentatively placed in a class, but might be moved in order to provide the best placement for the student.
** Don’t forget to pick up your “goodie” bag when you register your child for Kindergarten**
Joy is a recipient of the USDA Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Program! Every Wednesday, fresh fruits or vegetables are delivered to all of our students to try. Ask your child what was delivered this week! Read the following letter to find out more about this special grant-funded program:
You may bring necessary documents to the school if you are unable to upload them.
ALL ENROLLMENT IS DONE ON LINE. YOU ARE WELCOME TO COME TO THE SCHOOL TO USE OUR COMPUTER FOR THE ENROLLMENT PROCESS.
Enrollment checklist-Help speed up enrollment by bringing along these important forms: (**students will not be enrolled in school without these forms)
- **Birth Certificate
A birth certificate is required for all new students who haven't been enrolled in the district before.
- **Proof of Immunization--SHOT RECORDS
- **Proof of Current Physical Address
Utility bills such as phone, water or electric-proof of one of these services at the home resident is required
Reminder: Students must be 5 years old on or before September 1st to enroll in Kindergarten.
OAA REQUESTS: If you do not live in the Joy attendance area and wish to have your child attend Joy you will need to enroll in your home school and use this OAA lottery information link to learn more about how to make an OAA request online. Out of Attendance Area requests will not be considered until after the first 10 days of school. Students must be enrolled in their home school for the first 10 days of school. Families will be contacted on day 11, if there is an opening in the requested grade level.
- **Birth Certificate
Enroll your child in kindergarten for the 2019-20 school year! Kindergarten roundup is April 29-30, 2019, visit your neighborhood elementary school during that time for help with registration and for a free kindergarten readiness calendar. Visit www.k12northstar.org/kindergarten for more info about enrollment.
Thank you for being a positive presence in your schools and a leader in your community. Thank you for your very thoughtful, intentional, sometimes challenging, and always rewarding work with students, staff and parents. Thank you for being champions of equity and successful learning for ALL students.