NEW!! Kindergarten and Young 5 Enrollment for 2017-18
If you have a child who will be 5-years-of-age by September 1, 2017*, and is a resident of DeWitt, it’s time to enroll them for the 2017-18 school year! Here are important dates for you:
If your child currently attend a daycare or preschool program outside of the DeWitt area, you are welcome to ask your current teacher to complete this Transition Form to assist with classroom placements next year.
February 13-March 30: District-wide Young 5 & Kindergarten enrollment
Packets are also available for pickup if needed. Packets will be available at both the FECC office and the Administration Office (south end of the Jr. High).
Please complete ALL forms and return them to the DPS Administration Offices (south end of the Jr. High) Mon-Fri. 8am-4:30pm before March 30, 2017.
Current Young 5 families do not need to pre-register or re-enroll your child. We will move their records to FECC at the end of the school year.
April 11, 5:00 or 6:30: Parent Information Meeting will be a parents-only meeting for you to learn about Young 5 and Kindergarten: meet our principal, take a self-tour of the building, visit with Transportation, Food Service, and KIDS (our before and after care program), and hear about our curriculum. These meetings will take place in the gym at FECC.
May 16th, 9:00-2:00: Vision and Hearing Screening is required for all incoming Kindergarten and Young 5 students. If your child needs a screening prior to attending school in the fall, we will be offering free screenings, by appointment, between 9:00am and 2:00pm at FECC. Please schedule an appointment when you turn in your enrollment paperwork.
Mid-August: Placement Letters will be sent to your home with your child’s classroom placement, teacher wish list, Infinite Campus login directions, etc…
TBD**: FECC Open House will be a drop-in time for families to tour the building and their classroom, meet their teacher, tour a school bus and use the playground. **This date is subject to change, but the finalized date will be included in the placement letter.
*2017-18 Kindergarten Age Eligibility to be eligible to enroll, see below.
Parent Waiver or Application
WAIVER FORM 2017-18
** Will be scheduled, based on approval of the school calendar for 2017-18
PREPARING YOUR CHILD FOR SCHOOL