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July 18, 2014

Kokomo Schools to hold registration July 22-24, July 30

The 2014-15 enrollment sessions for Kokomo School Corp. K-8 students are scheduled for July 22 to 24.

Interested parents and guardians of prospective students are invited to tour the schools during these enrollment days. Kokomo Schools enrollment sessions are: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. July 22 and July 23, and from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. July 24.

Kokomo Schools includes seven elementary (K-5) schools and three middle (6-8) schools, as each school offers unique opportunities. Elementary programs include traditional; technology academy; international; KEY (gifted and talented); Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM); and integrated arts. The middle schools offer a technology academy, international, integrated arts for grades six and seven, KEY, STEM and career programs.

Textbook fees for students at Kokomo’s 1:1 technology schools – Bon Air, Boulevard, Lafayette Park, Pettit Park, Sycamore, Wallace, Central and Maple Crest - include a technology fee of $25 per year for grades K-2 and a $50 per year for grades 3-8.

Parents should enroll their students at the school building where they will attend classes in 2014-15. Out-of-district, non-registered, students may report to any of the elementary schools or middle schools for assistance.

At K-8 enrollment, parents will be asked to review, or complete, a registration report for their children. Information concerning transportation services also will be shared at these enrollment sessions.

Students in grades 9-12 who attended and completed the 2013-14 school year in Kokomo Schools are already enrolled for the 2014-15 school year at KHS.

Parents of other high school students who are interested in enrolling at Kokomo High School are asked to visit the high school main office to enroll their student. A parent or guardian must accompany high school students enrolling for the first time at KHS. During these brief enrollment sessions, students will schedule a time to meet with a counselor to schedule classes.

Orientation sessions for all students interested in attending Kokomo High School and those new students, especially freshmen, already enrolled for the 2014-15 school year will be conducted from 9 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 3 p.m. July 30 in the KHS auditorium. International students are asked to attend the 9 to 11 a.m. session.

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