Mon., Feb. 3: Public School Open
Families can apply to enroll children in any public school in Wisconsin for the 2020-21 school year, through the Wisconsin Public School Open Enrollment program. The open enrollment period begins Feb. 3, and ends on April 30 at 4 p.m. Parents must submit an online application to the Department of Public Instruction. Admission isn’t guaranteed. Parents can apply for up to three districts. More information: (888) 245-2732 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fri., Feb. 21: Child development day
Cambridge area parents and their children (ages 2 years, 9 months through 5 years) are invited to attend Child Development Day on Feb. 21 from 9 a.m to 1:30 p.m. at Cambridge Elementary School, 802 W. Water St. Children who attend will interact with other children and school staff in a play-based environment while parents learn about community services. Gift bags and refreshments will be available. Please call Lauri at (608) 423-9727 to register.
Fri., Feb. 21:
Parents of children who will be age 4 on or before Sept.1, 2020 may register their children for 4-year-old kindergarten on Feb. 21, at Cambridge Elementary School, 802 W. Water St., from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Please bring in a copy of your child’s birth certificate. Registration materials will be mailed to parents upon request by calling (608) 423-9727.
Friday, Feb. 7:
Run the Halls
Deerfield Elementary School is hosting its annual Run the Halls event on Feb. 7 from 6-7:30 p.m. at 340 W. Quarry St. Students and families will be running or walking laps around the school, getting beads and prizes for their laps. The event is free, and includes healthy snacks.
Wed., Feb. 12:
The Deerfield School District is having developmental screenings for children on Feb. 12 from 8-11:45 a.m. and 3:15-6 p.m. at 340 W. Quarry St. Children between ages 2 and a half and 5 years old will be screened by district staff on speech and language, vision, and social and motor skills. Set up an appointment by calling (608) 764-5442.
Tues., March 3:
Deerfield Elementary School is holding registration for four-year-old kindergarten on March 3 at 5:30 p.m. or 6:15 p.m. at 340 W. Quarry St. Registration gives parents and students an opportunity to meet teachers and learn about the program. People should sign up for registration by calling (608) 764-5442 by Feb. 28. Children must turn four or five by Sept. 1, 2020 to be eligible.
Thurs., March 5:
Deerfield Elementary School is holding registration for five-year-old kindergarten on March 5 at 5:30 p.m. or 6:15 p.m. at 340 W. Quarry St. Registration gives parents and students an opportunity to meet teachers and learn about the program. People should sign up for registration by calling (608) 764-5442 by Feb. 28. Children must turn four or five by Sept. 1, 2020 to be eligible.