2014-15 Pre-K, Kindergarten enrollment set

Staff Writer
Pawhuska Journal-Capital

Pawhuska Indian Camp Elementary has scheduled Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten pre-enrollment for Tuesday, March 4, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

All legal guardians of kindergarten students for the 2014-15 school year should pre-enroll their 5 year olds. Children do NOT have to attend Pre-enrollment.

Pre-K is limited to the first 20 completed enrollments.

March 4th is the only day you will be able to request a Kindergarten teacher.

Oklahoma law requires that all children age five on or before September 1st attend kindergarten. All Parents of 5 year olds should pre-enroll. For Pre-Kindergarten, the children have to be age four on or before September 1st.

We would like to make sure your child is adequately immunized to begin school next year. According to the Oklahoma State Department of Education all children entering Kindergarten through Third grade should have received the following immunizations:

• 5 doses of DTP or a combination of DTP and DtaP vaccine totaling 5 doses (unless the 4th dose DTP/DtaP was received after the fourth birthday.

• 4 doses of polio vaccine (unless the 3rd dose was received after the fourth birthday).

• 2 doses MMR (the 1st dose MUST be after the first birthday).

• 3 doses of Hepatitis B

• 2 doses of Hepatitis A

• Varicella vaccine (chicken pox) Must have parent or doctor verification if child has had disease.

The following documents should be brought with you to enrollment:

• Birth certificate

• Social Security card

• Immunization card

• CDIB card, if applicable