Families of third- through eighth-graders can now see preliminary Smarter Balanced Assessment scores for English Language Arts in Home Access Center. Math scores for grades three through eight will be online by June 3, followed by high school scores for English Language Arts and math by the end of June. Visit the Smarter Balanced webpage on the Assessment and Research website to learn more about the scores you see. Check out the online video which walks you through understanding the SBA scores
Although this school year is not yet finished, it is time to register for kindergarten for next fall.
Children who will be 5 years old by Aug. 31, 2016, are eligible to begin kindergarten in September. To ensure that teachers and classrooms are ready, district elementary schools are currently registering kindergarten students for the 2016-17 school year. Registration materials will be available via the district website, or you may stop by Garfield.
Our Welcome to Kindergarten night will be held on Thursday, May 19, 5:30-7:00 p.m. Dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m.
Our Garfield school community has a shared responsibility to increase academic achievement and develop attitudes of mutual respect and cooperation. Our goal is to enhance the learning environment to increase achievement in math, science and language arts for all students.