August Superintendent Welcome Letter
August 1, 2016
Dear USD #416 Wildcat Family,
We welcome each student and family to the 2016-2017 school year! We hope you had a wonderful summer. I know school always comes around quickly! Our school district and staff are committed to providing each child a wonderful educational experience. It takes a positive partnership with each family to make this positive experience thrive. We will continue to work with each family and communicate effectively during the journey each child is about to take in our district. If you are new to our district, welcome to Wildcat Country! If you are a returning student and family, welcome back!
The month of August will be very busy with enrollment, back to school nights and the first days/weeks of school. Enrollment will be held on August 4 th at Louisburg High School. You do not need to go to any other school. All fees and enrollment for all students will be at LHS this year. If you are able to complete all enrollment fees and paperwork through Skyward, you do not need to show up on August 4 th . August 17 th will be our 6th and 9 th grade transition day. On August 18th, we welcome our 1st through 12th graders to school. On August 19th, we welcome our kindergartners to USD #416. Our preschool students first day is Monday, August 22nd! Back to School Nights are as followed: August 15 th – LMS (5 pm – 6 pm – Load your locker time, Orientations – 7 th Grade - 5 pm – 5:30 pm, 8 th Grade - 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm, 6 th Grade - 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm), 3rd Grade–6:00 pm–7:00 pm August 16 th – 2 nd Grade – 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm, 1st Grade – 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm, 4th Grade – 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm, 5th Grade – 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm August 17th – Freshmen parent orientation – 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm, Kindergarten Open House – 5:00 – 6:00 pm – Gage, Potter, and Goode, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Riese, Draper, and Chase August 18th – Preschool Open Houses – 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm or 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm As always, please check out each school’s calendars located on our webpage.
I wish each student the very best school year! Thanks for your continued support of our schools! I look forward to an awesome year in USD #416!