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The supplies listed below are recommended, but all children will have access to all materials regardless of their ability to bring in supplies or not.  Find a Link Here for Supply List as well.

1 inch 3 ring binder / 4 different colored folders / 1 pack of paper with holes / 2 Glue sticks / 1 box of Pencils / 1 box of crayons or colored pencils / A set of headphones / 1 pair of scissors / 2 marble composition books (100 sheets)

Start of the school year calendar:

August 28th – First day of school
Kindergarten A-M first days are 28th and 29th.
Kindergarten A-M are off the 30th and 31st
Kindergarten No School No School August 28th and 29th
Kindergarten N-Z first days are 30th and 31st
No School September 1st or 4th
All Kindergarten together on September 5th
September 6th is Open House – 6:30 – 7:15
  • Here are directions for filling out volunteer forms.  You will need one after January 1st. – Link Here
  • Want to be a mentor or know someone that might want to be a mentor – Click Here – We could use as many as we can get!
  • School Dental Program information – English Form – 2168_001 Spanish Form – 2169_001
  • We are looking for used instruments for our band.  If you have any or know of anyone that would want to donate them to the school please contact Ms. Murray margaret.murray@colonial.k12.de.us
  • Great Resource for Parents for KidsHealth – Click Here for Kids Health
  • Student Portal
  • Here is our Daily Schedule (subject to change for events – Link Here