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Kindergartenl Staggered Start Schedule


August 20, 2018

Dear Kindergarten Families ,

Hello and welcome to kindergarten!  We are excited to welcome your child to the New London Wildcat family.  

We would like to invite you to attend our Elementary Open House on August 27th from 5:30-6:30 pm.  You can drop off your child's school supplies and meet the teacher. Our supply list can be found on our school webpage.

Transitioning to kindergarten is quite an adjustment and we would like to ease your child into school.   Please see the schedule below for the our Kindergarten Staggered Start.  

Start of School Kindergarten Calendar






August 27

Open House


August 28

Kindergarten Day 1  Last Names A-L  Parent Orientation


August 29

Kindergarten Day 2 Last Names A-L

August 30

Kindergarten Day 1  Last Names M-Z  Parent Orientation


August 31

Kindergarten Day 2 Last Names M-Z

September 3

No School Labor Day

September 4

2 Hour Delay For ALL STUDENTS

A-Z K-12th Grade

Thank you for working these dates into your schedule.  We realize this can be a challenge. We appreciate your support and believe this transition time for your child is necessary for a successful start to kindergarten! 

Mr. Bailey, our transportation director, will be available during Open House in the Elementary Office from 5:30-6:30 pm to answer any questions about transportation and bus pick up times.   

Last, if you have not yet registered for our parent text notifications please do so by visiting NL Elementary Text Alerts.   We are also always looking for new PTO members, if you are interested you can join by returning the registration form to Jill Sword or the elementary office or signing up at Open House.  

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us!  See you soon!


Mrs. Accavallo & The Kindergarten Team