We welcome parent involvement at Wheatland Elementary School. Research shows that students whose parents are involved in their education are more successful in school and in life.
Please visit the school office any time and stay in touch with your child's teacher. See the Staff Directory for phone numbers and e-mail addresses.
We also welcome community participation, including donations of time, money, materials and expertise.
To help you know what's going on at school, check out these services for parents and community member.
Computers for Families Program
Internet for $9.95 and computers for $149.99 for qualifying families
Comcast offers affordable Internet access through their Internet Essentials program for $9.95 a month + tax, if a family has a child who qualifies for free or reduced price school lunches. There are no activation fees, no price increases, and no equipment rental fees.
They also offer the opportunity to purchase a low-cost computer for $149.99 + tax available at initial enrollment.
Families just need to call 1-855-846-8376 or 1-855-8-INTERNET and find out if the program is offered in their area. They can also visit the Internet Essentials website.
kindergarten in any school year, a child must be five years old on or before November 2 of that year. Students
with birth dates between September 2 and December 2 will attend the newly
implemented Transitional Kindergarten. Proof
of residence may be required. If you do not live within our school's boundary
area, you may still choose to have your child attend this school through our
School of Choice program.
Kindergarten registration is normally held the preceding spring with parent orientation
meetings. If you are unable to register your child at that time, you may
register any time at the School District Office, even during the summer when elementary school
offices are closed.
To register a child, please present proof of date of birth (birth certificate,
baptismal certificate or other legal proof) and the child's Social Security
number. Parents must also present the child's written immunization record from
a physician, nurse or health department. Prior to school entry, children must
be immunized for the following:
Rubella (German measles)
Pertussis (whooping cough)
A waiver of the immunization requirement may be obtained for religious or
Parent involvement is always welcome. Here are a few ways you can participate at Wheatland Elementary School:
Help with special classroom projects
Do a talk on your travels, job, hobby, etc.
Decorate for events
Help with reading, writing, math, science, computers, PE, fine arts, history projects