Griggsville-Perry schools will open for the 2014-2015 school year on Wednesday, August 20, 8:30 am for first full day of school.
August 20 – August 29: School will begin at 8:30 am and dismiss at 2:30 pm.
September 2: Regular daily hours (8:30 am – 3:30 pm) will begin.
Pre-K classes will meet in Griggsville-Perry Elementary school building located in Griggsville. All Pre-K students must have up-to-date immunizations, including chicken pox, physicals and lead screenings. First day of Pre-K is Thursday, August 21. Pre K screenings (for students not screened last spring) will be conducted 9-11 am on Monday, August 18 by appointment only in Griggsville. Appointments may be made by calling the school office 833-2352 from 9:00 am until 3:00 pm Monday through Thursday. There is a mandatory parent meeting Thursday, August 14 at 7:00 pm in the music room at Griggsville school. This is for all new and returning Pre-K parents. At least one parent must attend. Childcare will be provided in the Pre-K room.
Kindergarten students must have a physical, dental exam, vision exam, immunization record, social security number, and certified birth certificate on file before entering school. To enroll, students must be five years of age before September 1, 2014. Kindergarten is a full-day program, which also begins Wednesday, August 20.
Grades K-4 and 9-12 are requested to register in the Griggsville building Tuesday, August 5, 9:00 am until 6:00 pm and Wednesday, August 6 and Thursday, Augusdt 7 from 9:00 am until 3:00 pm.
Grades 5-8 are requested to register at Perry building. Registration is Tuesday, August 5 from 9:00 am until 6:00 pm and Wednesday, August 6 and Thursday, August 7 from 9:00 am until 3:00 pm.
The law requires all students from out-of-state and those entering Pre-K, Kindergarten, Sixth and Ninth grades have current school physicals.
Kindergarten, second, and sixth graders must have dental exams. Kindergarten students need a vision exam on a state vision form done by an actual eye physician; 6th – 12th grade must have a TDAP shot and either 2 Chicken Pox shots or proof of having the disease before. These must be turned in before or on August 20 (1st day of school) or student will not be allowed to attend school until it is taken care of. It is necessary for all students to have their immunizations updated by August 20, 2014.
Registration fees (all fees include all technology fees, lab fees, and fine arts fees):
High School – $60
K-8th grade – $50
Ag shop fee – $15
Driver’s Ed – $100
Each student in grades 5-12 will be required to purchase a P.E. uniform. Cost of this uniform is $20. There are no waivers for the cost of this uniform.
Activity fees will be assessed of all students. They are: $20 for K-8, and $25 for 9-12. The activity fee pays transportation costs for field trips, helps fund special activities such as assemblies and guest speakers, and includes an all-sports pass for free admission to all regularly scheduled home contests. It does not allow free admission to any tournaments.
Regular lunch costs is $2.00 for students in grades K-4; $2.25 for students in grades 5-12; and adult prices are $2.75. Breakfast is $1.25 for grades K-12. Milk is $0.35. Griggsville-Perry schools have closed campus for lunch. Students will be allowed to charge only $25.00 in cafeteria costs at one time. After the $25.00 has not been paid, the student will bring a sack lunch until charges have been paid in full. There will be no charges allowed in the 2014-2015 school year until any charges from the 2013-2014 year have been paid.
All students participating in sports must have proof of insurance or a signed insurance waiver turned in to the office, a physical, and have paid the participation fees before starting any practices. Original forms for insurance waivers as well as the payment for participation fees must be turned in to the student’s home school office. NO EXCEPTIONS. A waiver of insurance must be signed and submitted to the office prior to practice. Participation fees will be a fee for each Jr High sport, $40.00 with a max per family of $80.00, and for each High School sport $60.00 with a max per family of $120.00.
The shuttle bus will leave Griggsville school campus at 7:50 am each morning to transport students to Perry building. Shuttle bus transportation will be provided from Perry to Griggsville at 8:00 am at Perry.