September 19, 2014

Greetings Families & Friends of Medinah District #11, 

Welcome to the 2014-15 school year.  You are an important partner in your child's education and we want you to be involved.  Several important items are highlighted below.

Smart Start - What You Need to Know For a GREAT Start to the School Year

Cookie Socials - will be held on August 18.  Grades K-2 will be held at Medinah Primary School from 1:30-2:30, while grades 3-5 will be hosted at Medinah Intermediate School from 2:00-3:00.  Feel free to wear your Medinah Spirit Wear to celebrate with us as a new school year begins.

School Supplies - The District will purchase general school supplies for all K-8 students.  Families, please shop for school clothing, backpacks, lunch cases, and reading books/family games for home.

6th Grade Orientation - August 19 - 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Middle School

First Day of School - August 20 - Full Day

First PTO Meeting - August 14 - 6:00 p.m. Middle School LMTC

First Day of Kindergarten - August 26

Curriculum Nights - Primary School - September 11 - 6:00 p.m.; Intermediate School - September 10 - 6:00 p.m.; Middle School - September 4 - 6:30 p.m.

Have a great school year! 

Sincerely,

Dr. John K. Butts, Superintendent

 


New Immunization Requirements 2014-15

Please be sure to check with your child's doctor to be sure that all immunizations are up-to-date.  The changes are as follows:

2 doses of Varicella (chicken pox) for Kindergarten and 6th grade.

2 doses of Mumps for all grades

2 doses of Rubella for all grades

Note:  The above two vaccinations are usually combined into 1 - called MMR

3 doses of Hepatits required by 6th grade


ANNOUNCING A HEAD START PROGRAM AT PRIMARY SCHOOL

STARTING IN THE 2014-15 SCHOOL YEAR  (click the link below)