North Elementary News and Events

 


North Elementary School
398 Urban Street • Danville, IN  46122 •  Phone: (317) 745-2610  Fax: (317) 745-3921
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First Day of School 2014/2015 is Wed, Aug 13th.

2014/2015 Kindergarten Registration Assessment Make-up Date
Friday, Aug 1st from 9am-12pm
Students who will be 5 before Aug 1st, 2014 are eligible to register for school next year.  Parents and their children should plan to spend about 30 minutes at the school for the registration and student assessment process.  Please also bring the following:  Birth Certificate, Immunizations, and any legal documents(if applicable). This year we ask that you make an assessment appointment online and we recommend that you register online prior to coming in. 
Click here to read all the information, make an assessment apt, and to register online.

2014/2015 Kindergarten Pilot Survey
Below is a web link to the pilot opt-in/opt out survey for the 2014/2015 school year.  Please complete the online survey or print the forms and return to the office.
Pilot Opt-in/Opt-out Online Survey
Pilot Letter-you can download and print these forms to turn into the office.
2 Hour Delay Information
If a 2 hr delay is called your child's bus pick-up time will be 2 hrs later than normal.  (For example, if your child's bus normally arrives at 7:10, then on a 2 hr delay the bus should arrive at 9:10).  Students may enter the building at 9:30 and the tardy bell will ring at 9:45.  NO breakfast will be served on 2 hr delays.
Absence Reporting
The attendance line is available 24 hrs a day.  To report an absence please call 317-745-2610 ext. 1007, or email the office at northoffice@danville.k12.in.us.  Please be sure to include the following:  your child's name, grade and teacher, date of absence, the reason for the absence, and your name and relationship to the child.
Change of Destination
If you know your child will have a change of destination, please send a note in to the teacher and/or call/email the main office at 317-745-2610 or northoffice@danville.k12.in.us  If a change comes up during the day, please notify the office prior to 1:30 pm.
PACE
If your child attends PACE afterschool and you have made a destination change, please notify PACE that your student will not be attending for that day.  You can email Malynn Hearon at mhearon@danville.k12.in.us
Transportation/Bus Routes: If you have any transportation or bus concerns you can call the transportation office at 317-745-6875.
Morning Drop off and Afternoon Pick up Procedures: Click here
Book Rental for 2014-2015 School Year:
Kindergarten - $98.00
Grade 1 - $115.00
Grade 2 - $103.00
School Supply List 2014-2015- click here
Lost and Found - Help me find my way home, I miss my owner.  Items not claimed will be donated during Fall Break, Christmas Break and Spring Break.  To view our lost and found items please click here.
Title I/SES - North Elementary is a title I School that has been placed in a School In Improvment Category.  This placement is a result of failure to make AYP two consecutive years, and it means that there are free tutoring services available to students who qualify.  Below you will find links for additional information.
SES  INFORMATION
SES STATISTICS
SES PROVIDER LIST
SES ENROLLMENT FORM
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION FOR PARENTS
Notification Calls for Low Cafeteria Balances
Our school reach system will notify you with important information relevant to your child/children. Courtesy computer-generated calls are made to all students with $5.00 or less in their cafeteria account. Money may be added on-line by clicking the EFunds for Schools link on our website or you can send a check or cash with your child for deposit. To access your child's purchases, log on to Harmony. Please contact Becki Gibbs, Food Services Director, at 317-745-0366 with questions.
Harmony Mobile -  Parents and students have the ability to access Harmony Mobile via their smart phones.  Read more...
Smoke Signal - North and South Elementray combine a monthly newsletter.  The newsletter will go out on the last Friday of every month.  Please let the office know if your email address has changed,  so that you will continue to receive important information from the school.
Breakfast/Lunch Costs for 2013-2014-  Students may purchase a grab and go breakfast from our cafeteria for $1.50.  The price of student lunches this year is $2.35.  The cost for an extra milk is $.50.
On-Line Payment Option for Parents - e~Funds for Schools is an optional, user-friendly service that offers various options for parents/guardians who choose to make on-line payments for textbooks and cafeteria purchases via a secure website.
Be sure to check out the Danville Schools' website for access to this new feature that can help you eliminate your check writing hassles!
Pre-Arranged Absence Form - Occasionally, situations arise whereby students are required to be absent from school.  On these occasions, the principal/designee may grant a prearranged absence if the request is appropriate and submitted  5 school days before the scheduled absence.  To download a Pre-Arranged Absence form click here

Criminal History Checks - If you are planning on attending a field trip this school year you must fill out a criminal history check.  Please ask your child's teacher for the form.  Return the criminal history check to the teacher two to three weeks prior to the field trip. 

Custodial/Non-Custodial Parents
In the case of divorce, or separation, we will provide access to both custodial and non-custodial parents, unless there is a legally binding document on file in the school office which specifically remove's that parent's rights.
A legally binding document is a court order or other legal paper that prohibits access to education records, removes the parent's rights to have knowledge about his or her child's education, visit the school or pick the child up from school.
Parent Access.  Parents can now access their children's grades, attendance, and more.  Parents should have recieved account information via email.  Click the blue HARMONY link located at the top and bottom of any web page to log in.

WEEKLY VIEW OF NES EVENTS AND LUNCH MENUS

To view the district web calendar, click the blue CALENDAR link at the top and bottom of any web page.
To view the NES web calendar, click here.