Woodward, Okla. —
It's that time again.
Time for the scent of crayons, chalk dust, school lunches and sweaty gym clothes. The end of summer's long-light evenings, charcoaled burgers and a cicada song.
It's time, say officials of schools where tapping heels and voices again fill summer silenced halls, for children and parents to enroll for the 2013-2014 school year.
Enrollment for local and area school districts will be open as follows;
Woodward Middle School enrollment will take place Aug. 6th, 7th and 8th for 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for all students. Those entering 7th grade must provide proof they have had their DTaP booster shot. New students must have a birth certificate, shot records and proof of residency.
Woodward High School-New Student enrollment is scheduled for Aug. 7th, 8th and 9th from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Seniors may pickup their schedules on August 13th from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Juniors and sophomores may pickup their schedules on August 14th from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Freshmen Orientation will be on Aug. 15th at 6:00pm.
Woodward Elementary Schools-PreK through 5th grade enrollment will take place Aug. 6th from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Aug. 7th beginning at 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Enrollment will take place at the Woodward Middle School cafeteria.
All PreK parents will need to bring their child's birth certificate and shot records. Elementary students new to the district will need to have their birth certificates, shot records, and proof of residence (water bill, electric or gas bill). All others are required only to bring proof of residence.
The first day of classes for Woodward Public Schools will be Aug. 20th.
Buffalo School High School Enrollment for seniors will take place Friday, Aug. 2nd from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. Those in 9th grade through 12th grade can show up for a free sports physical beginning at 9 a.m. in the gym.
Enrollment for new students will begin at 11 a.m. until noon.
Enrollment for high school juniors will take place Aug. 5th from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. and for sophomores from 10 a.m. to noon.
Enrollment for 7th, 8th, 9th graders will take place Aug. 5th from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
On August 6th, Pre-K through 6th grade enrollment will begin from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Buffalo School District officials asks that parents have all the required forms filled out in advance from the packet each parent should have received.
If you have not received a packet, parents can download the needed forms from the website at http://www.buffalo.k12.ok.us/, officials said.
The first day of classes will be Aug. 20th.
Fort Supply Schools-sent their packets out and will not have any official registration day. Students there will receive schedules and paperwork on first day of school and be required to return those schedules the following Monday.
Teacher in service training will take place Aug. 12-14.
New students must call or drop by the school with birth certificate, shot records and proof of residency.
Mooreland Public Schools Enrollment for all students takes place through Aug. 2nd from 8:30 to noon and from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
According to school officials, new students need to have birth certificates, shot records and proof of residency. Students entering the 7th grade must bring their proof of DTaP booster immunization.
During registration, students may also come by the school and get locker assignments and pickup schedules or address schedule problems.
The first day of classes is Aug. 9th.
Woodward, Okla. —
It's that time again.
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