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Kindergarten at Avondale - The Road to Your
Child’s Future

Kindergarten is an important milestone in your child's future, and we're excited to welcome you on this journey! Avondale provides a safe and comfortable environment for your child to learn and grow. We're proud of our family like atmosphere, which allows our staff to provide personalized attention to each student, setting them up for success in Kindergarten and beyond.

Enrollment & Program Info

Kindergarten Classrooms at:

Auburn Elementary
Deerfield Elementary
Woodland Elementary
R. Grant Graham Elementary

Is Transitional Kindergarten a better fit for your child? 

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School Hours: 8:32 a.m. - 3:39 p.m.
Half-Day Dismissal: 11:45 a.m.
Early Release (for Professional Development): 1:35 p.m.

Avondale Kindergarten Classrooms ~
Building Blocks for Lifelong Learners

  • Curriculum that introduces new content while building on student's individual knowledge base
  •  Teaching strategies that meet individual student's learning style
  • Instruction methodology that delivers curriculum content while building real-world skills including communication, cooperation, and teamwork
  • Lessons designed to promote creativity and creative thinking
  • Realistic age-appropriate classroom expectations that establish learning environment norms for future classroom experiences
  • Culturally diverse student population that celebrates and reflects diversity in the real world
  • Environment that fosters partnerships between parents, teachers, students, staff and community
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Learning for the Future

Within our Kindergarten classrooms at each of our Avondale Elementary schools, you'll find dedicated, highly-qualified educators that have tailored our Kindergarten curriculum to engage your child and prepare them to be ready to enter 1st grade. Beyond traditional teaching methods, our Kindergarten teachers help students develop critical thinking skills and creativity, helping them excel in all types of subjects like math, science, music, and art. From reading and writing to social emotional learning, we provide the foundation for your child to grow and thrive throughout their educational journey in elementary school, middle school, high school, and beyond. 

Avondale Transitional Kindergarten

We recognize that some students may require some additional time before they are completely comfortable embarking on their Kindergarten journey. To support their educational success and help prepare them for Kindergarten, we're proud to offer our FREE Transitional Kindergarten program which provides adjusted Kindergarten curriculum – giving students the gift of time to develop tools for success! Please contact us for more information on this program if you think it may be a good fit for your child.

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Enroll Your Child Today!

Are you ready to join the Avondale family? We can't wait to welcome you! To enroll your student in Kindergarten at one of our Avondale Elementary Schools, you’ll need to fill out a few forms and questionnaires, including our Enrollment Packet linked below. Once you’ve completed and submitted the forms, we'll be able to process your application and provide you with more information on finalizing your enrollment. This is the first step in your student's road to the future – congratulations!

Enrollment Forms Required Health Screening Form

Kindergarten Enrollment, Applications, Forms & Resources

See below for helpful resources related to enrolling your child in Kindergarten within Avondale School District. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.