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All-day kindergarten spaces available

"South Whidbey Primary School still has spaces available in its full-day kindergarten program, according to Principal Bernie Mahar.A monthly tuition of $300 will be charged for the full-day program. Parents simply need to complete a letter of interest and attach a deposit check of $50 which will be applied to the first month's tuition. As always, the half-day program remains free.All new kindergarten students will receive a letter at the end of August, letting them know what time to come to school on Sept. 6. Kindergarten children and their parents are also invited to attend an hour-long orientation on the first day of school.Class placements for the coming year will be posted in the primary school office windows after 4 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 30. Included will be a list of supplies needed for first and second graders.Meal costs this year will be $1.50 for lunch and 90 cents for breakfast. Parents must reapply for free and reduced-price lunches every year. Applications will be sent home with all students the first day of school. "

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