Important Information for Parents of Incoming Kindergarteners

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Attention parents of students who will be in Kindergarten for the 2018-2019 school year!  McDonald School will hold its Kindergarten Round-up on Wednesday, April 18th from 8:45-9:45. Below, you will find information on how to help your child transition in to Kindergarten.

Transition to Kindergarten Guide

For information regarding the Kindergarten Waiver click HERE

18-19 Kindergarten Waiver

More information regarding Kindergarten Round-up will follow as we near the date.

Parent Talk Workshops

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McDonald Elementary School is proud to host a Parent Talk workshop with Margaret King-Ahmed.  A note will be sent home soon with registration information.  Classes will be held on Fridays in the McDonald Cafeteria from 9:00-10:30.  For your planning purposes, the dates for sessions are below.

January 12, 19, 26.

February 9, 16.

March 2,9,16, 23.

Graduation: March 28, 2018

We look forward to seeing everyone!

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McDonald Literacy Night

Wednesday, December 6 will be our school wide literacy night. McDonald families can join us from 5:00-6:30pm for fun literacy based activities.

We will also be having a visit from Santa! Pictures with Santa will be $3 or 2 for $5. Face painting and raffle tickets will be sold for $1. Make sure you stop by the Book Fair in the Media Center too!

We look forward to seeing you Wednesday!

Robotics Volunteers Needed!

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Hello Everyone!
As you might already know, Dearborn Public Schools is hosting a FTC State Qualifier AND FLL Jr. Expo on Saturday, December 9th at McCollough Unis School (7801 Maple Street, 48126).
They are still SHORT the necessary VOLUNTEERS needed to have a SUCCESSFUL EVENT AND NEED YOUR HELP!
If you have volunteered for FIRST before, please log in and choose our Dearborn FTC event.  If not, please go to for detailed steps on how to REGISTER TODAY. The screening/background check takes about a week.  You can fill a role even if you are not available the entire time.  Just indicate your availability when you register as a volunteer for the event. Most roles have on the job training.
Please, please, please HELP!  WE NEED YOU!  Your support will benefit 36 FTC teams and 14 FLL Jr. Teams of which 15 are DEARBORN ROOKIE ROBOTICS TEAMS.
Thanks again!

Kidada Simmons

Unis Middle School
Event Coordinator

Picture Day

Picture day will be Thursday, October 26th.  Children should come to school dressed in their picture clothes.  If they have gym, please make sure they pack gym shoes in their backpack.

Also, please be sure to have exact change in the picture envelope.  Unfortunately, we cannot provide your child with change. 

Picture package information will be sent home today!

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