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WBASD Kindergarten Registration
Please see the attachment for all Kindergarten Registration Requirements. Registration will be conducted at the school the child will attend. Call (570)826-7111 and the school's extension to schedule your appointment time.  Visit the Kindergarten Registration Page to pre-register. 
  • Boyd Dodson Elementary: May 7, 2019  (Ext. 3106)
  • Daniel J. Flood Elementary: May 8, 2019 (Ext. 4101)
  • Solomon-Plains Elementary: May 9 & 10, 2019 (Ext. 3301)
  • Heights-Murray Elementary: May 20 & 21, 2019 (Ext. 6117)
  • Dr. Kistler Elementary: May 22 & 23, 2019 (Ext. 7101)
 
Read Across America Read Across America Week 2019 at Kistler Elementary - 2/25 to 3/1
Kistler can't wait to celebrate one of our favorite times of the year! Attached is our schedule of events for Dr. Seuss / Read Across America Week.  
Scholastic Book Fair Scholastic Book Fair - March 8th - 15th
The book fair will run from March 8th - 15th.  Families can shop the online fair from 3/3 to 2/23.  They can also set up an eWallet payment ahead of time.

 
Students eating pancakes C.S.I. Case of the Half Eaten Pancake
February is Math Month at Kistler and we have many exciting things planned. Students in grades three through six competed against each other this week in our exciting activity called C.S.I. Case of the Half Eaten Pancake. Students worked in cooperative groups to solve math problems which helped them figure out clues to find our suspect. Classes competed against each other, with the winning team earning extra pancake toppings! Thanks to all of our helpers who flipped pancakes for hundreds of hungry students. Great detective work Kistler kids! 
Students holding books Black History Month at Kistler
Ms. Yanora's 4th grade class has been reading stories written by African American authors. Students have also been reading poetry each day focusing on the positive influence of African American contributions to the world. 
students eating pancakes Fraction Pancakes with Curious George
Kindergarten, first, and second grades gathered to learn about fractions and eat a delicious pancake breakfast with our friends Curious George and the Man in the Yellow Hat. Students learned about fractions including a whole, half, and a quarter and made the fractions out of a pancake while Ms. Serafini read the story Curious George Makes Pancakes. 
Federal Programs Logo February 2019 Title I Parent Resource Newsletter
Check out the February Edition of the Title I Connections Newsletter. This monthly letter includes tips for student success, important dates, Title I news, and helpful websites.   
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Dr. David W. Kistler Elementary
301 Old River Road
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
Main Office: 570-826-7230
Office Fax: 570-819-5070 
 
Calendar
Feb
25
Read Across America Week
Mon Feb 25 2019
to Fri Mar 1 2019

Feb
28
Theater Performance: Once Upon a Mattress
Thu Feb 28 2019
to Sun Mar 3 2019

Mar
12
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