The offers kindergarten programs for students who are four and five years old. The program for 4-year-olds is at , and the program for 5-year-olds is at neighborhood elementary schools.
The first day of school is September 4.
Four Years Old
To be eligible for the optional 4-year-old kindergarten program, a child must be four years old by September 1. The program runs a half day — an 8:45 - 11:15 a.m. morning session and 12:45 - 3:15 p.m. afternoon session.
Willow Springs will have a brief 4K bus orientation August 30 at 5:30 p.m. for morning kindergartners and at 6:15 p.m. for afternoon kindergartners to familiarize them with riding the bus. School buses will pick up 4K students and parents at their elementary school (, , or ) and travel to Willow Springs.
Classes at Willow Springs begin Sept. 7. The school will hold Jump Start to 4K family conferences Sept. 4, 5 and 6 with students and parents.
Five Years Old
Each elementary school also offers a kindergarten program for children who turn five years old by Sept. 1.
Most 5-year-olds participate in the full-day program that follows the same schedule as elementary grade school students. Elementary school students in grades 1-5 and full-day kindergarten begin school at 8:35 a.m. and end at 3:25 p.m.
Some parents choose to enroll their 5-year-old in kindergarten for only the morning half of the school day.
Need more information? Here are the school's phone numbers:
- Willow Springs Learning Center (4-year-old kindergarten), (262) 255-6190
- Lannon Elementary, (262) 255-6106
- Maple Avenue Elementary, (262) 246-4220
- Marcy Elementary, (262) 781-8283
- Woodside Elementary, (262) 820-1530