We would like to announce that the School Committee has adopted the 2014-2015 DESE sliding scale for Full Day Kindergarten for the upcoming school year. For those families who may need assistance with the tuition for Full Day Kindergarten, we encourage you to fill out the form (see link) or contact Marie Doyle, Superintendent (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Tom Mazza, Assistant Superintendent for Finance and Operations (email@example.com) with any questions that you have. A recommendation will be made and voted on at the March 10, 2014 School Committee meeting regarding discounts for families with multiples.
Longmeadow Public Schools will be implementing an optional, recommended full day kindergarten program where the rigorous curriculum will be aligned with the Common Core Standards. A half day program will be also be offered as mandated by law.
We are pleased to announce that there
will be an optional full-day kindergarten program at all three elementary
schools this fall. Each school will house at least 2 full-day kindergarten
classrooms. The School Committee has established a fee of $3,000 for the year.
Payments will be split up into 5 equal installments. The first installment will
be the deposit of $600 which is due upon registration. The other four $600
installments will be due: Aug. 1st, Oct. 1st, Dec. 1st
and Feb. 1st.