Parnall Elementary School
3737 Lansing Avenue Lorri LM McAlpine, Principal
Jackson, MI 49202 email@example.com
If you need to enroll a student, our office will be open starting on August 14. At this time, please feel free to visit our office or call for information at 517-817-4705. Summer Kindergarten Round-Up is on August 20th. Please call our office to arrange an appointment time.
Welcome Back Letters:
Information letters about returning to school will be mailed when we return to our office. You can expect to receive your welcome in the mail during the week of August 19. These letters will be also posted on our Parnall Elementary School page for your convenience.
In order to take advantage of special school sales, the following lists are a guide of the basics in case you would like to supply these items for your child. Other specific needs will be shared by your child’s teacher during the first week of school. Please note that extras of glue sticks, pencils and plain colored folders are always appreciated by the classroom teacher.
Kindergarten/Young Fives 1st Grade 2nd grade
Glue sticks Glue sticks Glue sticks
Laddie pencil (wider version) Pencils Pencils
Eraser Eraser Eraser
Blunt-nose scissors Blunt-nose scissors Blunt-nose scissors
Washable Crayola Markers Washable Crayola Markers Washable Crayola Markers
Crayola crayons Crayola crayons Crayola crayons
Folders Folders Folders
Fat Crayola Colored Pencils Crayola Colored Pencils Crayola Colored Pencils
Expo Dry Erase Markers Expo Dry Erase Markers Expo Dry Erase Markers
Box of tissues Box of tissues Box of tissues
Class List Postings:
Class lists will be posted the last week of August in the front lobby area windows.
See Calendar and school times below!
Calendar for Parnall School 2013-2014
August 28 Open House (Elementary) 5:30-7:00 p.m.
September 2 Labor Day – No school
September 3 Kindergarten Orientation 9:15 a.m.
½ Day for First and Second Grade
September 13 Early Release
September 23 Picture Day
September 27 Early Release
October 11 Early Release
October 31 Halloween Parties & Parades
November 1 Early Release
November 6 Picture Re-take Day
November 12 Conferences 4:00-8:00 p.m.
November 14 Conferences 4:00-8:00 p.m.
November 15 Early Release
November 25 ½ Day/PMConferences 1:30-3:45 p.m.
November 26 ½ Day/PM Records Day
November 27 ½ Day/PM No School
November 28-29 Thanksgiving-No School Students & Staff
December 20 ½ Day Students/PM No School
December 23 Winter Break starts
January 6 Return to School
January 17 Early Release
January 20 No School – Martin Luther King Jr. Day
January 31 Early Release
February 14 Valentine Parties – See Classroom News for times
February 14 Early Release
February 17 No School – President’s Day!
February 27 Conferences 4:30-7:00 p.m.
February 28 Early Release
March is Reading Month!
March 2 Dr. Seuss’s Birthday
March 10 ½ Day/Records Day
March 11 ½ Day/Records & Work Day
March 26 Kindergarten Round Up Parent Meeting
10:00 a.m. or 5:30 p.m.
March 28 Half Day – Students & Staff
March 31-April 4 Spring Break
April 7 Return to school
April 10-11 Smiles on Wheels Dental Program
April 15-17 Kindergarten Round Up
April 18 No School
April 22 Earth Day
April 24 Smiles on Wheels Make-Up
April 25 Early Release
May 9 Early Release
May 23 Early Release
May 26 No School-Memorial Day
June 5 ½ Day/PM Work Day
June 6 ½ Day-Last Day!
*There are tentative dates and may be adjusted in order to fulfill required days and hours of instruction. Hearing and Vision screening dates are yet to be determined.
Student Day 8:30 a.m. – 3:42 p.m.
Half Day 8:30 a.m. – 11:55 p.m.
Early Release 8:30 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
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