Published: Tuesday, January 22, 2019
January 7, 2019 – January 25, 2019
Eureka City Schools is Now Accepting Applications for Kindergarten and Transitional Kindergarten Registration. During this Open Enrollment period applications for Intradistrict Requests for the 2019 – 2020 school year are also available!
Kindergarten Registration – If your child will turn five years of age on or before September 1, 2019, visit a Eureka City Schools elementary school or the district office to pick-up your registration packet.
Transitional Kindergarten Registration – In addition, if your child will turn five years of age on or between September 2, and December 2, 2019, visit a Eureka City Schools elementary school or the district office to pick-up your registration packet.
Middle School Registration for Students New to Eureka City Schools – If your child will enter 6th, 7th, or 8th grade from a district other than Eureka City Schools, visit a Eureka City Schools middle school or the district office to pick-up your registration packet.
Open Enrollment - All students currently enrolled in Eureka City Schools are eligible to apply for transfers to other schools in Eureka City Schools during the open enrollment period. This is the opportunity to request that your child attend a school other than the one he is currently attending. During this open enrollment period all applications for transfer will be considered equally. Open Enrollment forms are available at all school sites as well as the District Office located at 2100 J Street and online here.
High School Enrollment - If your student is entering grade 9, 10,11, or 12 this year, visit Eureka High School to pick-up and/or submit the registration packet for your student.
You may also download a registration packet by clicking here.
For more information about the opportunities available for students call the Student Services Office at 441-3383.
Published: Monday, November 5, 2018
Professional growth is something we can all use more of, whether someone is at the top of an organization, just getting started, or even if they are teachers! In Eureka City Schools we have placed a high priority on professional development to improve student learning. We have been working with our teachers to increase opportunities for them to learn more about mastering their craft, the craft which leads to high levels of student learning.
Education is unique in many ways. With professional development, it is difficult to find time to work with teachers to develop best practices for reaching students. In sports, athletes generally spend more than 90 percent of their time practicing and less than 10 percent of their time competing. In education, it is the opposite, and teachers spend more than 90 percent of their time competing (to stick with the analogy) by delivering instruction and less than 10 percent of the time practicing (professional development).
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