Kickoff to Kindergarten Parent Days will take place Jan. 25 and Feb. 22
Contact: Haley Miller (336) 370-3200
Created: 1/20/2010 2:34:21 PM
Entering kindergarten can be daunting for both students
and parents, but Kickoff to Kindergarten Parent Days will help everyone
feel comfortable as the big day approaches.
In conjunction with Guilford Child Development, Guilford
County Partnership for Children, United Way of Greater High Point,
Junior League of High Point, Get Healthy Guilford, Guilford Education
Alliance, High Point Museum and Greensboro Children's Museum, Guilford
County Schools will host this free event.
On Jan. 25, representatives from student assignment,
magnet programs, transportation, school nutrition, after-school care
options, English language learners, parent-teacher associations,
exceptional children services, and kindergarten curriculum will be
on-hand at the High Point Museum. The event will be from 11 a.m. to 1
p.m., and again from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
In addition, representatives from neighborhood
libraries, as well as local pediatricians and dentists, will be
available to answer questions. Representatives from community More at
Four providers, Head Start and Guilford County Schools pre-kindergarten
program will be available to discuss publicly funded four-year-old
programs in Guilford County.
On Feb. 22, the same representatives will be
available at the Greensboro Children's Museum. The Greensboro event also
will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., and again from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.