Norfolk, Massachusetts January 2017H. Olive Day School
2017 - 2018 Kindergarten Program
Please click here for: Online Kindergarten Registration Form
Welcome to the H. Olive Day School. We are happy that your child will join us for
In order to provide you with a brief overview of our kindergarten
program at the H. Olive Day School,
below are answers to some FAQ’s (Frequently
Kindergarten at the H. Olive Day School is a tuition free, full day program. It
meets Monday through Friday from 8:55 am - 3:00 pm (the same school day
as grades one and two).
For eligibility into the kindergarten program, your child must be 5 years old
on or before August 31, 2017.
Parents/guardians will be required to provide proof of residence and a
certified copy of their child’s birth certificate to the H. Olive Day School.
Currently enrolled H. Olive Day School Pre-K students who are eligible for
kindergarten must register.
There are currently 7 full-day kindergarten classes in the 2016-2017 academic year. The current enrollment in kindergarten is 132. At this time,
the number of classes for next year is uncertain; it will depend upon the
enrollment and the school budget. In order to help us plan effectively, please
register by February 10, 2017. Online registration takes only a few minutes – see link below.
Specific Information about our Kindergarten Program will be offered at our
Kindergarten Information Night on March 9, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. in the HOD
Library. This program is for parents only. Our new kindergarten students
who attend the Norfolk Children’s School or Norfolk Cooperative Preschool
will visit our school with their preschool class. Parents of all other incoming
kindergarten students will be contacted with a date for a visit on May 3rd or
If you are interested in enrolling your child (gradesK-6) in the before and/or
after school program, please contact the School Age Child Care (SACC)
Director, Ms. Toni Davis, at 508-528-2545 or by emailing her directly at
Important Kindergarten Dates
|January 5|| On-line kindergarten registration opens|
|March 9|| Kindergarten Information Night - 7:00 pm HOD Library |
May 3 or
| Pre-school Visit to HOD kindergarten classes|
| June 9, 12, 13|| Tentative Kindergarten Screening Dates|
State Mandated Health Requirements
Your child needs the following to enter Kindergarten in the Fall of 2017:
A physical exam with an immunization history and a vision screening dated
within the school year and signed by an MD are required for entrance to
kindergarten. Your child may be excluded from school until we have
received documentation from your physician.
The law requires that the following immunizations be completed before
- Hepatitis B: 3 doses
- DTaP (diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis) 5 doses
- MMR (measles, mumps, rubella) 2 doses
- Polio/IPV 4 doses
- Hib (Haemophilus influenza B) 3 doses
- Proof of chicken pox disease or
Varicella/varivax vaccine 2 doses
Please contact our School Nurse, Ann Hurley at 508 -541-5475, 2203 extension
with any questions.
For additional questions regarding Kindergarten, please email
phone the H. Olive Day School’s main office at
508-541-5475, extension 0.