Kindergarten Kick-Offs Set for 2015-16 School Year
who have turned five years of age before August 1, 2015, are eligible
for kindergarten for the 2015-16 school year. Currently, kindergarten
students in the Platte County R-3 School District living south of 128th
Street and east of I-29 (including Ferrelview) will attend Pathfinder
Elementary, while kindergarten students living north of 128th Street and
west of I-29 will attend Rising Star Elementary. The district reserves
the right to change attendance boundaries should enrollment warrant.
Elementary Kindergarten Kick-Off will be held Tuesday, March 3 at 6:30
p.m. at Pathfinder Elementary for parents of students in the Pathfinder
Elementary attendance area. The orientation will give parents an
opportunity to become familiar with school procedures and kindergarten
curriculum expectations. Parents will be able to pick up an enrollment
packet at this time. Academic/vision/hearing screenings will be held in
May; additional information on the screenings will be available the
evening of the kickoff. If you have any questions, please call
Pathfinder Elementary at 816-436-6670.
Star Elementary Kindergarten Kick-Off will be held Thursday, March 26
at Rising Star Elementary from 5-6 p.m. for last names beginning with
letters A-M, and 6:30-7:30 p.m. for last names beginning with letters
N-Z. Parents and incoming students will be encouraged to attend, and
enrollment packets will be available at this time.
Academic/vision/hearing screenings will be held the second week in
April, and the signups for the screenings will be available the evening
of the kickoff. If you have any questions, please call Rising Star
Elementary at 816-858-2167.