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PRIMARY AUGUST NEWSLETTER


Hello Little Panthers & Littlest Panthers and Families,
Here is our 1st Newsletter of the 2020/2021 Year!
See upcoming dates and important information.

REMIND - PRESCHOOL

Hello Preschool Parents!
Sign up for important messages from Mr. Morris with the REMIND App

REMIND - KINDERGARTEN

Hello Kindergarten Parents!
Sign up for important messages from Mr. Morris with the REMIND App

FREE/REDUCED APPLICATION

REMINDER - Free/Reduced Applications MUST be updated every year!
Here is the link - by submitting online you will receive your results in a more timely manner.

Alert Email Information from Mr. Addis- August 11, 2020

Please click here to see the Tuesday, August 11th Alert Email from Mr. Addis.  If you did not receive the email version, please check your junk mail and spam. If you are still unable to find the email, please let us know with the first and last name(s) of your child(ren), including the spelling of the names. 

August 10, 2020 Committee & Board Meeting

The August 8, 2020 Committee of the Whole and Board Meeting can be viewed on our Facebook page (Norton City Schools- Norton, Ohio) live and following the meeting.

YEARBOOK UPDATE - NEW

     Cashmere High School / CHS Homepage
 If you purchased a Primary School 2019/2020 Yearbook - PLEASE read this update:
 
 
 
Yearbooks can be picked up from 6:00pm to 7:00pmJuly 20, 21, 22 & 23 in the Primary School Parking Lot - Your student's name in your car window would be helpful!           Yearbooks will be handed to you in a drive-through manner.  GO LITTLEST PANTHERS!

KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION

 
Click here for the 2020/2021 Kindergarten Registration Packet - these packets are due back ASAP!  Completed packets can be returned, by scan, to [email protected] - Printed packets will be available, for those that can't print, starting Friday, May 1st at the Norton Primary Building. 

SUMMER READING PROGRAM

  
"EXPLORING WITH FLAT STANLEY"
Norton's Summer Book Club
Engaging Activities To Keep Your Child Reading All Summer!! 

5 STAR RATING!!!

 
We are pleased to share fantastic news with you that the Preschool Staff has earned their
Five Star Rating from the Office of Early Learning and School Readiness. 
Step Up To Quality (SUTQ) is a fiveā€“star quality rating and improvement system administered by the Ohio Department
of Education and the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. SUTQ recognizes and promotes learning and
development programs that meet quality program standards that exceed licensing health and safety regulations.
The program standards are based on national research identifying standards which lead to improved outcomes
for children. 

United Way / Imagination Library / Click here for registration and information

Your preschool aged child can receive FREE books - mailed right to your home!  Don't miss this opportunity - Register now! 

United Disability Services

UDS - Events - Sports - Involvement - Fun!

EARLY ENTRANCE INFORMATION

 If your child is turning 5 years old on August 1st or later and you think they would qualify for the Early Entrance Exam for Kindergarten placement - please read the following  EarlyEntranceProcess

CHILD FIND

CHILD FIND
A Search for All Children with Disabilities Ages Birth through 21
Do you think your child may have a disability?  Please read the brochure attached! 
Click here for the full brochure 

SAFETY

Parents - Safety is our #1 Goal here at Norton Primary!
Please note:
In an effort to make Norton City Schools the safest place possible for our children, your cooperation in observing the following procedure is vital to the safety of our children.  All parents and visitors entering Norton City Schools will now be required to show your driver's license or state identification card every time you sign your child out of the office.  We recognize and know most of you.  Please realize we are following District procedure, and anything to keep our students safe is a good thing.     

Bricks for Turf - Norton Stadium Turf Project

The Norton Turf Committee and the Panther Parents Athletic Booster Club (PPABC) invite you to support the Norton Turf Project and "Bricks for Turf." Click here to download the form.
 
 District Vision:
Every Child Every Day


District Mission:
To inspire life-long learning in a caring, safe environment through challenging educational experiences for every child every day. 
 

Upcoming Events

Aug
17

Teacher Work Day

8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Aug
18

Teacher Work Day

8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Aug
19

Teacher Work Day

8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Aug
20

Teacher Work Day

8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Aug
21

Teacher Work Day

8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Do you have a student starting Kindergarten and wonder ... 
How will teachers get to know my Kindergarten child? 
How will teachers share the assessment results with families? 
What are some examples of the assessment activities my child will experience?
Where can I find more information? 
Click on the link below to see the Who, When and How of Kindergarten: