Countdown to Kindergarten 2022

Teacher at the front of the classroom motioning to an interactive whiteboard and a student in the front row raising her hand

An informational event for parents and guardians who will have children in kindergarten during the 2022-23 school year.

Countdown to Kindergarten 2022

Parents and guardians of incoming kindergartners are encouraged to attend this event to learn about transitioning to kindergarten in the Olympia School District. This virtual event will begin promptly at 10 a.m. with a welcome from Superintendent Patrick Murphy and presentation by Executive Director of Elementary Education Autumn Lara. Topics of conversation will include:

  • Registering for kindergarten
  • Using Skyward Family Access (Student Information System)
  • Riding the bus
  • Alternative kindergarten program options
  • Before- and after-school childcare
  • Community partner services
  • Health and safety protocols

This virtual event is primarily for adults, but children are welcome to attend.