Welcome back to all of our students, staff and families for the 2016/17 school year in Salt Creek School District 48! We are excited to get this school year going, and are doing everything we can to help everyone get off to a good start. Please contact any one of our schools or the District Office if we can be of any assistance or provide any information! Thank you.
As we complete our first week of school on Friday August 26, 2016, please join our Salt Creek students, families and friends for a Back to School Social on Friday August 26, 2016 from 6:00-7:30 pm at Stella May Swartz School!
To see what a day at our new before and after school program is like, please click the following link: http://www.rightatschool.com/pdfs/Day_in_the_Life_at_RAS.pdf
We have also attached a flyer explaining more details. We are excited to offer this amazing program for our students this coming school year!
District #48 Registration Packets for the 2016-2017 school year were mailed out Friday, March 18, 2016. Please watch for this paperwork to arrive. All forms must be filled out in their entirety (front and back) and fees must be paid by April 29th in order to complete the registration process.
Registration for the fall 2016 preschool program at Salt Creek Primary School will begin on March 18, 2016 at the school, 980 S. Riverside Drive, Elmhurst.
Classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration is encouraged on this day to secure a spot in the program. However, children presently enrolled in the preschool program will be given continued enrollment advantage.
The program is open to children who reside in the Salt Creek School District 48 and will be 3 or 4 years old before September 1, 2016.
Please call the school office to obtain the registration packet, which will be mailed to those interested. In addition, three proofs of residency are required to register, along with a copy of the child’s official birth certificate.
For additional information, preschool hours, and fees, please call 630-832-6122.
Kindergarten registration will begin on Thursday, March 3rd at Salt Creek Primary School, 980 S. Riverside Drive, Elmhurst.
Children must be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2016 to be eligible for kindergarten.
Three proofs of residency are required, as well as the child’s OFFICAL BIRTH CERTIFICATE. Packets of information and required forms may be obtained by calling the school office at 630-832-6122. Parents in Salt Creek School District 48 are asked to share this information with their neighbors who have children who are eligible for kindergarten. If there are questions, please call the school office at the number above.
District 48 will conduct a free developmental screening of children age 3 to 5 years at Salt Creek Primary School, 980 Riverside Drive, Elmhurst, IL, on March 18, 2016. Children must live in the district, but not be currently enrolled in kindergarten. Appointments are necessary and can be made by calling Jamie at the Salt Creek Primary School office, 630-832-6122 ext. 4001.
The screening process identifies how the child is currently developing. Assessed areas include: speech and language, fine motor skills, social/emotional development, and pre-readiness skills.
The screening is conducted by professional school staff. The screening takes approximately 60 minutes. Screening results are shared with parents within a week of the screening.