Welcome to Coolidge Elementary! The staff, PTA board members, and I hope that you find the following information helpful in preparing for a successful start to the 2018-2019 school year.
COOLIDGE ROUNDUP—Wednesday, August 15 from 3:00-6:00 pm in the cafeteria
Turn in registration forms from the parent portal (Signature Page, Student Residency Questionnaire, Authorization to Release Student in Emergency, and Free and Reduced Lunch Application)
Join the Coolidge Parent Teacher Association, San Gabriel Education Foundation
Sign up for volunteer opportunities
Purchase official Cougar Wear (cash, checks, and credit cards accepted)
Find out your child’s classroom assignment
Although you can come at any time between 3:00-6:00pm, to help alleviate long lines, we ask that you consider arriving: 4th-5th Grade: 3pm-4pm 2nd-3rd Grade: 4pm-5pm K-1st Grade: 5pm-6pm
COOLIDGE NEW FAMILY SOCIAL—Wednesday, August 15 from 6:00-7:00 pm in the kindergarten yard. Join staff and PTA board members for refreshments and a warm Coolidge welcome!
FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL—Monday, August 20 from 8:30 am-1:30 pm
Kindergarten students and parents, please meet your teacher at the classroom at 8:30 am (See below for more information).
1st-5th grade students and parents, please remain out of the hallways and meet your teacher on the playground near the classroom numbers. At 8:30 am, the teachers will lead students to the classrooms while parents are encouraged to enjoy some coffee and treats in the cafeteria.
Be sure that your child brings a sack lunch or $2.50 to purchase lunch from the cafeteria.
At 1:30 pm, all students will be dismissed in front of the cafeteria on Roses Road.
WELCOME BACK PICNIC—Friday, August 24 from 6-8pm
Bring your blankets, chairs, and a picnic dinner to enjoy some time with other Coolidge families and staff! Cougar wear, lawn signs, and a food truck will be available for purchase.
PARENT INFORMATION NIGHT—Thursday, September 6 from 6:00-8:20 pm. More information will follow.
WELCOME TO KINDERGARTEN!
Dear Kindergarten Parents,
We are so excited that your child will be joining us in kindergarten this year! We are requesting that a parent, or another adult, attend school with your child on Monday, August 20 from 8:30-10:00 am. The schedule is as follows:
8:30-9:00 am Classroom Treasure Hunt
9:00-9:30 am Parent Orientation & Student Recess
9:30-10:00 am Meet w Principal and PTA (Cafeteria)
Thank you for helping to make the first day of school a success for your child. We look forward to meeting you!