Northampton schools host information sessions on kindergarten programs
The city school department is hosting a series of free information nights for families of children who will be entering kindergarten next fall.
Each of the city’s four elementary schools will sponsor a session from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in its school library. The gatherings will feature presentations by early childhood specialists about how to prepare children for kindergarten. School staff members also will answer questions about programs and registration. Children are welcome to attend.
Specific dates for the kindergarten information sessions are:
∎ Leeds School: Nov. 26;
∎ R.K. Finn Ryan Road: Nov. 27;
∎ Jackson Street: Dec. 4;
∎ Bridge Street: Dec. 13.
For details, call the school department’s Early Childhood Office at 587-1471. For locations of city elementary schools, visit www.northampton-k12.us.