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 - 6:30 p.m.; Middle School - September 4 - 6:30 p.m.
Have a great school year!
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 all grades
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)