SCREEN FOR SUCCESS
The Wichita Public Schools and Connecting Point invite you to attend a free ‘Screen for Success’ screening. The purpose of the screening is to identify any child age birth to five (0-5) who is having difficulty walking, talking, seeing, hearing, or learning, call today and schedule a free screening. The staff will assist you in the identification of any special concerns your child may have and in locating resources to meet those needs. Click here for more information.
Magnet applications will be available in the McLean Office, Magnet Office and online @ www.magnet.usd259.org beginning Monday, December 2, 2013. Parents may apply for more than one student on an application IF they are applying for the same schools. The deadline date for applying for all elementary magnets, middle magnets and Northeast Magnet is Friday, February 14, 2014 at 4:45PM. The applications will need to be received in the Magnet Admissions Office no later than the deadline date to be included in the initial lottery selection for the fall. School offices will not be held responsible for turning in magnet applications for parents or students. The magnet school selections and parent notifications are currently scheduled for the end of March. Applications received in the Magnet Admissions Office after February 14th will be placed on a waiting list.
Siblings who do not apply by February 14, 2014 will lose their priority for placement and will go on the waiting list.
The 25th annual Choices Fair will be held on, Thursday, January 30, at Century II Exhibition Hall, 225 W. Douglas, from 5:00PM-8:00PM. All magnet and alternative programs will be represented. Everyone is invited to attend.
There will be no school on the following days:
Friday, December 20, 2013 through Friday, January 3, 2014.
School resumes on Monday, January 6, 2014.
Thank you all for coming out to support our first STEM Night! It was a huge success and we are looking forward to our Reading/Technology Night in May!