January 4, 2019
The School Choice/Inter-District Transfer application period will open on December 1, 2018, at 8:00 am and will run through 4:30 pm on January 11, 2019. If you are considering attending a school within the district that is not your neighborhood school, you must complete a school choice application. The application can be found online at https://sdw.waukesha.k12.wi.us/Page/114. Email confirmations that we received the application will be made upon submission of the electronic application. Per SDW Board Policy ag6152, the School District of Waukesha may decline an intra-district transfer until all financial obligations have been met. If your child has any outstanding fees, please have them paid in full by January 11th.
Secondary notifications of approval/denial will be mailed home on or around January 17, 2019. If your student is approved, the letter of commitment will need to be signed and returned to the Enrollment Office by January 28th.
Elementary notifications of approval/denial will be mailed home on or around March 8, 2019. If your student is approved, you will need to sign a letter of commitment by the date listed in the letter to hold
your child’s seat
PTO Winter Carnival
The PTO needs help making this event a success. Please click HERE to volunteer.
We are asking all students to wear their 130th t-shirt from last year or any red, black or white t-shirt that they have to the Cornerstone Ceremony.
Martin Luther King Day - January 21st
The Waukesha Public Library is having several programs for all ages to celebrate Dr. King. Please see the link for more information.
Getting Ready for Snow and Cold
4K School/Site Selection and Lottery Process
Wisconsin’s inter-district public school open enrollment program allows parents to apply for their children to attend school districts other than the one in which they live. The open enrollment application period for the 2019-2020 school year is from February 4- April 30, 2019. The application period closes at 4:00 p.m. on April 30, 2019. Late applications will not be accepted for any reason.
Parents may apply in one of two ways:
On-line (recommend) at http://dpi.wi.gov/sms/psctoc.html
Although an on-line application is recommended, paper applications may be obtained from the Department of Public Instruction or any school district. Paper applications must be delivered to the nonresident school district. School District of Waukesha applications should be submitted attention to:
222 Maple Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186
Who needs to complete this process:
Students currently attending a Waukesha school via Tuition Waiver for the 2018-2019 school year.
Students who have changed residency to a non-Waukesha address between September 1st and February 3rd.
Students planning to move into an address that is outside of the School District of Waukesha between February 4 and September 1, 2019; and wish to stay in the School District of Waukesha.
Note: families that move unexpectedly after April 30th are able to complete a Tuition Waiver form for the following year.
Title 1 Compact Agreement
Check it out! Our Title One Compact/Agreement has a new look! Please review this important agreement and be sure to talk about it with your child. Contact his/her classroom teacher if you have any questions.
Save the Date
Saturday January 12th
Hadfield PTO Winter Carnival 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Monday January 14th
PTO Meeting 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Monday January 21st & Tuesday January 22nd
Friday February 1st
Environmental Ed Field Trip 1st Grade Ms. Smith 12:30pm - 3:15pm
Monday February 11th
PTO Meeting 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Friday February 15th
PTO Valentine Dance 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Friday March 1st
Early Release students dismissed at 1:40pm