Back to School Info

Back to School Information
Posted on 07/29/2019
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We can't wait to see you again! Get the info you need to start school off right by clicking on the bars below. 

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And remember to share your first day photos with the hashtag #firstdayCK or email them to info@ckschools.org. We’ll show off our students on our websites and district social media!  

Save the Date


Wednesday, Aug. 28, 4:30 – 6 p.m:
 Open House/Meet & Greet
PTA is providing hotdogs, chips and a drink!

Wednesday, Sept. 4: First Day for grades 1-5

Monday, Sept. 9: First Day of Kindergarten


All students need a backpack (labeled with name).

KINDERGARTEN

Students share items, so please do not label supplies.

  • 1 hard plastic pencil box (approx. 9"x6"x3")
  •  1 pair scissors
  •  3 boxes of crayons, 24 count
  •  12 glue sticks
  •  12 yellow #2 pencils (Ticonderoga preferred)
  •  1 watercolor paint set (Crayola preferred)
  •  1 box markers in basic colors
  •  6-8 fine tip dry erase markers
  •  Adhesive bandages (band-aids)
  •  Headphones (labeled with name)
  •  Solid Purple t-shirt, put name on label
  •  $3.00 for Emergency Preparedness
  •  Suggested donations: paper plates, lunch bags, plastic zip-top gallon, sandwich, and snack size bags

GRADE 1

(No labels needed)

  •  1 pair scissors (Fiskars preferred)
  •  1 hard plastic pencil box (approx. 9"x6"x3")
  •  2 boxes crayons, 24 count
  •  2 Plain two-pocket folders with prongs
  •  2 4-pack black chisel tip dry erase markers (Expo preferred)
  •  2 pink erasers
  •  36 #2 pencils (Ticonderoga preferred)
  •  6 small glue sticks
  •  Adhesive bandages (band-aids)
  •  Headphones, no earbuds (labeled with name)
  •  $3.00 for Emergency Preparedness

GRADE 2

  •  1 pair scissors (Fiskars preferred)
  •  1 small pencil box
  •  1 watercolor paint set
  •  2 composition books, wide rule (no spiral please)
  •  2 box of crayons, 24 count
  •  1 box of markers
  •  48 #2 pencils (Ticonderoga & pre-sharpened
    preferred)
  •  2 small glue sticks
  •  1 package fine tipped dry erase markers
  •  4 pink erasers
  •  2 black permanent markers
  •  One 2-pocket blue folder
  •  One 2-pocket red folder
  •  Adhesive bandages (band-aids)
  •  1 package of baby wipes
  •  Headphones (labeled with name)
  •  $3.00 for Emergency Preparedness

GRADE 3

Students share items, so please do not label supplies

  •  Headphones labeled with name (NOT earbuds)
  •  1 set 12 colored pencils
  •  12 #2 pencils (Ticonderoga preferred)
  •  1 pair pointed student scissors (medium size)
  •  12 black dry erase markers (Expo preferred)
  •  1 pack ball point pens (any color)
  •  1 box of 10 thin markers
  •  4 thin highlighters
  •  1 package of 3"x3" neon sticky notes
  •  Adhesive bandages (band-aids)
  •  $3.00 for Emergency Preparedness

GRADE 4

  •  1 set 24 colored pencils or box of crayons
  •  1 box fine tipped markers
  •  4 highlighters (pink, yellow, blue, green)
  •  1 package of dry erase markers (Expo preferred)
  •  20 or more #2 pencils (Ticonderoga preferred)
  •  1 pair pointed scissors
  •  1 package of pencil top erasers or 1 package of hand-held erasers
  •  2 composition notebooks, college ruled
  •  2 packages of college ruled notebook paper
  •  Adhesive bandages (band-aids)
  •  Headphones or earbuds (label with name)
  •  1 bottle of hand sanitizer
  •  $3.00 for Emergency Preparedness

BOWEN’S PRIMARY CLASS

Please bring only these supplies (not grade level also)
Students share items, so please do not label supplies

  •  $3.00 for Emergency Preparedness
  •  Headphones or earbuds
  •  2 composition book-labeled
  •  12 or more white glue sticks
  •  30 #2 pencils
  •  2 packages of erasers
  •  1 box of crayons, 24 count or larger
  •  2 or more packages (4 count) dry erase markers (black or colored)
  •  1 set fine tipped washable markers
  •  1 set regular tipped washable markers
  •  Plastic zip-top baggies (any size)
  •  2 packages of baby wipes
  •  1 bottle of hand sanitizer
  •  Adhesive bandages (band-aids)
  •  Extra set of clothes to be left at school. Please label.
  •  Swimming suit and towel will be needed weekly for
    swimming time.
  •  Any other personal items your child may require.

WICKEN’S INTERMEDIATE CLASS

Please bring only these supplies (not grade level also)
*Only label materials marked with an asterisk *

  •  1 pair scissors*
  •  1 box watercolor markers*
  •  1 box of crayons, 24 count*
  •  10 large glue sticks
  •  2 pink erasers
  •  1 small school supply box
  •  1 set of headphones*
  •  1 package of paper plates
  •  1 box zip-top bags (gallon or quart)
  •  Kid-friendly, healthy snack items
  •  $3.00 for Emergency Preparedness
  •  Baby picture (5th grade) for year-end slide show. This can be scanned and emailed to the teacher or brought into the office for them to scan.

GRADE 5

Please do not label supplies (except mouse and
headphones). If your child is in band or orchestra: Band students will need the book Band Fundamentals, Book 1. Orchestra students will need String Basics, Book 1. Also, please check with your teacher for additional supplies specific to instruments.
  •  All supplies will be pooled together to create a
    class set.
  •  No pencil sharpeners.
  •  $3.00 for Emergency Preparedness
  •  Baby picture for end of the year slide show-This can
    be scanned and emailed to the teacher or brought
    into the office for them to scan.
  •  36 #2 pencils (Ticonderoga preferred)
  •  2 pink erasers or a package of pencil top erasers
  •  1 set colored pencils
  •  1 set markers
  •  1 pair student scissors
  •  4 highlighters (pink, yellow, blue, green)
  •  5 packages sticky notes (3"x3")
  •  Ballpoint pens-blue or black ink only
  •  6 spiral notebooks with 3 ring binder holes
  •  6 glue sticks
  •  2 packages (4 count) dry erase markers
  •  2 black permanent markers (Sharpie preferred)
  •  2 packages of baby wipes
  •  Headphones or earbuds (label these)
  •  Optional: wireless mouse (label these)

JULIAN’S MULTI GRADE CLASS

Please bring only these supplies (not grade level also)
Students share items, so please do not label supplies

  •  $3.00 for Emergency Preparedness
  •  1 one pound package of kinetic sand-any color
  •  20 glue sticks
  •  6-8 fine point white-board/dry erase markers
  •  2 boxes of zip-top bags-any size
  •  1 package of wooden clothespins
  •  1 package of craft pom-poms
  •  1 or more sheets of stickers
  •  1 set of watercolor paints
  •  2 packages of washable markers
  •  1 package of adhesive bandages
  •  8 packages of baby wipes
  •  1 package of play-doh
  •  2 packages of sticky backed Velcro dots
  •  2 Extra sets of clothes (pants, shirt, undies, socks)
  •  Suggested donations: paper plates, paper cups, class snack (crackers, fruit snacks, etc.)

Class list will be posted on the front windows of the school after 5:00 p.m. on August 27.

bus


 Find bus stops and times on our Buses page, under the Info section.

We provide bus service to students who live more than a mile from their neighborhood school and students with special needs. We do not normally provide transportation to students who live outside of their normal school boundaries.  

Safe Walking Route

If your child walks to school, please encourage them to use a safe walking route. We suggest using these routes (pdf).

You can pay for meals and many fees and fines directly to our main office or pay online through our district's Touchbase system after Aug. 12. For online payments, you’ll need to know your student’s ID number, which is on report cards and available from our main office.



You can see past payments. Please note that there is a $1.75 service charge, except for lunch payments.