2013-14 Kindergarten Registration Information
New student registration for next year is taking place at all schools. Children are eligible for next year's regular kindergarten class if they will turn ...more
The mission of Orchard Elementary School is to create a safe and supportive environment that emphasizes self-esteem and the mastery of academic and life skills to help students become life-long learners. Goals include cultivating each child’s intellectual capabilities, their awareness of moral, cultural and human values, as well as multicultural differences and being environmentally responsible. It is a strongly held belief by the Orchard School community that teaching and learning are the responsibilities of students, staff, and parents working collaboratively.
PTC Planning Survey
A green flyer titled, "2013/2014 PTC Planning Survey - We Want to Hear from YOU!" is being sent home. The survey can also be filled out at: . This is a short, 7-question survey centered around Orchard PTC Events. We are start... Continue
Looking Ahead to Next Week
Dine & Donate is Wednesday, May 22 at Yogurt Beach Shack ... flyers are being sent home with your kiddos soon! Continue
Transitional Kindergarten program set to expand
After a successful first year, our Transitional Kindergarten program is set to expand next year, possibly adding more classes at more schools. The TK program is the first year of a two-year kindergarten experience for children who miss the age cut... Continue
Heading to 7th grade next year? Get your Tdap now.
Students heading to 7th grade next year will need proof of an adolescent whooping cough booster immunization (Tdap) before starting school in the fall. The requirement applies to all public and private schools. The tetanus-diphtheria booster... Continue
Zoomerangs Registration-Fleet Feet Kids Running Program
Fleet Feet has created a fun filled and educational running program for children which will train them to run a 1 mile race. The group is aimed at kids ages 5 to 12. The program is 6 weeks long and kids will run the Loop the Lagoon kid... Continue
Attendance at school is important for learning.
Please be on time every day. You may call 453-6255 to report an absence.
Office Hours 7:45-4:15
AM Kindergarten: 8:30 a.m. to 11:50 p.m. every day
Grade 1-3: 8:30 a.m. to 2:35 p.m./minimum days 8:30 a.m. to 12:40 p.m.
Grade 4-6: 8:30 a.m. to 2:40 p.m./minimum days 8:30 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Grade 1-6 Wednesdays: 8:30 a.m. to 1:10 p.m.
For details see the Bell Schedules page to be updated on 8/13/12)
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