6th Grade Transition Information

March 28, 2017

From the Lead Learner

Thank you for attending our 6th grade orientation night. This newsletter includes a few helpful resources, a feedback survey, and important dates. Please do not hesitate to contact KP to speak with me with any questions or concerns. I can be reached by phone at (860) 233-8230 or by email at Joy_Wright@whps.org.

Your Partner in Education,

Joy K. Wright

6th Grade Orientation Survey

If you attended our orientation night, we would greatly appreciate you taking the time to respond to the questions below. Thanks for giving us feedback to help us continually improve our service to the KP community.

Placement Feedback

If you have placement questions/requests, you are welcome to discuss these with your child's fifth-grade teacher. You can also contact one of the administrators or a counselor. We would like for the transition to be as seamless as possible. We welcome your input to helps us best meet the needs of your child and encourage you to reach out to us by May 1st.

Narrated 6th Grade Orientation -- click below

Just the Presentation

6th Graders Answer 5th Grade Questions

6th Grade Orientation Video


  • Elementary schools visit KP (Morley - Wed. May 17, Aiken - Thurs. May 18, Bugbee - Wed. May 24, Smith - Thurs. May 11, Whiting Lane -Wed. May 31, Norfeldt - Thurs. June 1; Charter Oak students will arrive come on May 18)
  • Counselors meet with 5th-grade teachers (May)
  • Principal and School Counselor Presentation & Forum: Moving to the Middle: Preparing for the Journey to Middle School (Tuesday, May 30, 2017, @ 7:00 pm
  • Team Assignment Mailing & PTO End of Summer Blast (mid-Aug)
  • W.E.B Program 6th Grade Orientation (Aug 29th 8am-12:00 pm)
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For Your Viewing Pleasure: In case you missed them on your tour.

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