Back to School

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Back to School

K4 & K5 Staggered Entry:

Kindergarten students will have a staggered entry to school to start the year.  Parents with children in K4 and K5 will be sent an email in August with your child’s specific information but the schedule will be as follows:

Monday, August 30:  K4 + K5 interviews with teachers – this will be done in small groups where you and your child meet with the teacher and visit the classroom

Tuesday, August 31:  one half of each of the Kindergarten classes will attend the full day

Wednesday, September 1:  the other half of each of the Kindergarten classes will attend the full day

Thursday, September 2:  all kindergarten students are at school

Here is some great information and resources for parents who have children starting Kindergarten this fall:

 Staggered Entry Grades 1-6:  Please note the schedule:

Monday, August 30:  Grades 3-6 attend

Tuesday, August 31: Grades 1 & 2 attend

Wednesday, September 1: all students attend school

Back to School Plan 2021-22:  In June, The Ministry of Education announced a return to school plan for the fall which sees us returning to in-person learning and very few restrictions.  Please see the link for more details: 

Here is the link to our Return to School Plan for Wakefield:  wakefield-school-return-to-school-protocol-august-2021

Back-to School Documents for 2021-22:

**school supplies lists have been made in June and could be adjusted over the summer.  Please buy some basic supplies and we will confirm lists in August. School fees will be collected later in the Fall, details to follow.