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- August 1: Family Orientation Day for Power Zone Elementary Schools (Ridgeveiw, Stetson, Odyssey, ALLIES and Inspiration View)
- August 2: First Day of School for all Power Zone Elementary Students (Including Kindergarten)
Family Orientation Day is a calm, welcoming way to start the school year off right! Students and parents get to visit the classroom during a specific time-slot to engage with their teacher as well as a few peers, plus learn more about what the school year will look like prior to the first full day of school on August 2.
Important information is shared about:
- Safety & Security, to include arrivel and dismissal information
- Classroom expectations and procedures
ALLIES School Time: 8:20 - 3:05pmBus Schedules for students to and from ALLIES for Stetson Elementary and Ridgeview Elementary students ONLY:Morning:Bus departs RVES and SES at 8:05Bus arrives at ALLIES / behind OES at 8:15Afternoon:Bus departs ALLIES / behind OES between 3:20 and 3:25Bus arrives at RVES and SES between 3:30 and 3:35Two separate buses will run: one for RVES loop and one for SES loop.
Important Back-to-School Information
First Day of School: School begins for all ALLIES students on August 2, 2019. The bell rings at 8:15 am and classes begin at 8:20 a.m. The first day is usually extra busy with new families, plenty of pictures and the excitement of a new school year. Please arrive early and use extra caution in the parking lot, the Kiss-n-Go Lane and the streets around the school. Thank you!
We look forward to seeing you, getting to know you, and preparing for a successful year together! Thank you so much for choosing ALLIES. We want to be your allies in Literacy and Learning.
School Hours: 8:20 a.m. - 3:05 p.m.
Breakfast served 7:55 - 8:15 a.m in the OES/ALLIES cafeteria
Students may line up by ALLIES doors at 8:10 a.m.
First bell will be at 8:20 a.m. in homeroom class.
(Homeroom class assignments to be communicated at Back-to-School Day.)
Tardy bell at 8:25 a.m.
Student Activity Fee: There will be a $25 activity fee for all ALLIES students. This fee will be used for science learning, team building exercises, PBiS systems & awards and grade level experience activites. This is a required fee that is used to support our ALLIES students.
2019-2020 Classroom Assignments: Students are on a 50 minute rotation schedule and will visit each teacher every day. Student schedules and homeroom teacher assignments will be reviewed on Back-to-School "Day".
Our Back-to-School Day will be Thursday, August 1, 2019.
8:00 - 9:00 am - New 2nd grade students and parents
9:30 - 10:30 am - New 3nd & 4th grade students and parents
12:30 - 2:00 pm - ALL returning ALLIES students and parents
This informative event will be a time when you can drop off your school supplies, learn about the unique workings of ALLIES and meet our staff. Each family will begin in the Blended Learning Lab and walk through their child’s schedule for a practice run following a brief presentation with Mrs. Thompson. Please arrive in the Blended Learning Lab at your scheduled time. You will receive your child’s schedule there and can then follow your child’s schedule to each class after the presentation.
Free Sports-School Physicals for Military Connected Students - Active duty and retired military families are invited to start the school year of strong with free sports and school physicals for students ages 4-21. Physicals will be provided at the Warrior Family Medical Clinic at Evans Army Community Hospial on Fort Carson. Bring ID cards for sponsor and children age 10 or older and any immunization records with you. Call the Access to Care line at (719) 524-2273 to set up an appointment. Available dates and times:
Saturday, July 22: 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 5: 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Visit the calendar for more information.