Montesano School District

Excellence in Education

Montesano is a community where people learn,
grow and work together.  With high-quality
instruction, every student, regardless of race, class,
language, or disability, can succeed. 

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BACK TO SCHOOL INFORMATION

CURRENT STUDENTS: Students already attending school in Montesano DO NOT need to re-enroll. The Annual Student Information Update will be available in Skyward Family Access beginning August 12. Detailed instructions will be mailed home. Parents will be able to see their child’s class placement in Skyward once the information update is complete. This information must be updated for all students prior to the first day of school on August 28.

NEW STUDENTS: New enrollments must be completed online: http://www.monteschools.org/registration. All enrollments submitted during the summer will not be processed until after the office reopens on August 19. If you need immediate assistance over the summer, please contact the district office at 360.249.3942.

OPEN HOUSE: Families, please join us for an open house at Beacon Elementary School on Monday, August 26 from 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

SCHOOL SUPPLIES: 2019-2020 School Supplies

CALENDAR: August 28 is the first day of school for 1st and 2nd grades. September 3 is the first day of school for kindergarten. September 9 is the first day of school for preschool. Montesano School District Master Calendar: 2019-2020 School Calendar

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HAVE A GREAT SUMMER!

The Beacon office will close for the summer on June 19. All enrollments submitted during the summer will not be processed until after the office reopens on August 19. If you need immediate assistance over the summer, please contact the district office at 360.249.3942.

You will be able to see your child’s class placement in Skyward once you complete an annual information update for your child. Detailed instructions will be mailed home in early August.

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Beacon Week at a Glance

Week of June 10- June 12, 2019


Monday, June 10

  • Preschool Screenings

  • Field Day, 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. - students should wear running shoes (no sandals or flip flops); dress in layers; consider applying sunscreen; students are encouraged to bring a water bottle

Tuesday, June 11

  • PTO Meeting, 8:30 a.m., Beacon Library

  • Preschool Screenings

  • Early Release, 12:00 p.m.

Wednesday, June 12

  • Last Day of School - Early Release, 10:20 a.m.

LOST & FOUND: The lost and found will be on display in the gym after the last day of school. All unclaimed items will be donated to a local charity on June 18.

NOW ENROLLING! Enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year is now open. A child must be 5 years of age by August 31, 2019 in order to enroll in kindergarten. Please call the Beacon office at 360.249.4528 to schedule a FREE preschool screening for 3 and 4 year olds. Students already attending school in Montesano DO NOT need to re-enroll for school next year.

SUMMER HOURS: The Beacon office will close for the summer on June 19. All enrollments submitted during the summer will not be processed until after the office reopens on August 19. If you need immediate assistance over the summer, please contact the district office at 360.249.3942.

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Beacon Week at a Glance

Week of June 3- June 7, 2019

Monday, June 3

  • No Scheduled Activities

Tuesday, June 4

Wednesday, June 5

  • Dream Team Dental

Thursday, June 6

  • Dream Team Dental

  • Last Day of Preschool (Teacher Christine & Teacher Cindy)

Friday, June 7

  • 2nd Grade Visits Simpson Elementary

  • Last Day of Community Preschool (Teacher Laura & Teacher Brooke)

LOOKING AHEAD:

June 10

June 11

  • PTO Meeting, 8:30 a.m., Beacon Library

  • Preschool Screenings

  • Early Release, 12:00 p.m.

June 12

  • Last Day of School - Early Release, 10:20 a.m.

NOW ENROLLING! Enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year is now open. A child must be 5 years of age by August 31, 2019 in order to enroll in kindergarten. FREE preschool screenings will be held June 10 and June 11. Please call the Beacon office at 360.249.4528 to schedule an appointment.

Students already attending school in Montesano DO NOT need to re-enroll for school next year.

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Beacon Week at a Glance

Week of May 27 - May 31, 2019

Monday, May 27

  • No School - Memorial Day

Tuesday, May 28

  • No Scheduled Activities

Wednesday, May 29

  • All Library Books Due

Thursday, May 30

  • No Scheduled Activities

Friday, May 31

  • Kindergarten Performance, 1:45 p.m.

LOOKING AHEAD:

June 4

June 5

  • Dream Team Dental

June 6

  • Dream Team Dental

  • Last Day of Preschool (Teacher Christine & Teacher Cindy)

June 7

  • 2nd Grade Visits Simpson Elementary

  • Last Day of Community Preschool (Teacher Laura & Teacher Brooke)

NOW ENROLLING! Enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year is now open. A child must be 5 years of age by August 31, 2019 in order to enroll in kindergarten. For those interested in preschool, please call the Beacon office at 360.249.4528 to schedule a FREE screening.

Students already attending school in Montesano DO NOT need to re-enroll for school next year.

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Beacon Week at a Glance

Week of May 20 - May 24, 2019

Monday, May 20

  • No Scheduled Activities

Tuesday, May 21

  • No Scheduled Activities

Wednesday, May 22

  • No Scheduled Activities

Thursday, May 23

  • No Scheduled Activities

Friday, May 24

  • Weather Make-up Day - School is in session on the regular schedule.

  • 1st Grade Field Trip to GHC Fish Lab

  • Last Day to Check Out Library Books

LOOKING AHEAD:

May 27

  • No School - Memorial Day

May 29

  • All Library Books Due

May 31

  • Kindergarten Performance, 1:45 p.m.

June 4

  • Special Guest Luncheon - more details coming soon!

NOW ENROLLING! Enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year is now open. A child must be 5 years of age by August 31, 2019 in order to enroll in kindergarten. For those interested in preschool, please call the Beacon office at 360.249.4528 to schedule a FREE screening.

Students already attending school in Montesano DO NOT need to re-enroll for school next year.

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Beacon Week at a Glance

Week of May 13 - May 17, 2019

Monday, May 13

  • Monte Marathon

Tuesday, May 14

  • Monte Marathon

  • PTO Meeting, 8:30 a.m., Beacon Library

Wednesday, May 15

  • Monte Marathon

Thursday, May 16

  • Monte Marathon

Friday, May 17

  • Monte Marathon

  • Jazz Band Assembly, 10:30 a.m.

  • PTO Family Fun Night, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., Beacon Elementary

LOOKING AHEAD:

May 24

  • 1st Grade Field Trip to GHC Fish Lab

May 27

  • No School - Memorial Day

May 31

  • Kindergarten Performance, 1:45 p.m.

NOW ENROLLING! Enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year is now open. A child must be 5 years of age by August 31, 2019 in order to enroll in kindergarten. For those interested in preschool, please call the Beacon office at 360.249.4528 to schedule a FREE screening.

Students already attending school in Montesano DO NOT need to re-enroll for school next year.

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Beacon Week at a Glance

Week of May 6 - May 10, 2019

Monday, May 6

  • Monte Marathon begins (through May 17)

Tuesday, May 7

  • Monte Marathon continues

Wednesday, May 8

  • Monte Marathon continues

Thursday, May 9

  • Monte Marathon continues

  • Title I/LAP Parent Meeting, 6:00 p.m.

Friday, May 10

  • Monte Marathon continues

  • 5th Avenue Theater NW Bookshelf Assembly, 1:15 p.m.

LOOKING AHEAD:

May 14

  • PTO Meeting, 8:30 a.m., Beacon Library

May 17

  • Jazz Band Assembly, 10:30 a.m.

May 24

  • 1st Grade Field Trip to GHC Fish Lab

May 27

  • No School - Memorial Day

May 31

  • Kindergarten Performance, 1:45 p.m.

NOW ENROLLING! Enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year is now open. A child must be 5 years of age by August 31, 2019 in order to enroll in kindergarten. For those interested in preschool, please call the Beacon office at 360.249.4528 to schedule a FREE screening.

Students already attending school in Montesano DO NOT need to re-enroll for school next year.

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Beacon Week at a Glance

Week of April 29 - May 3, 2019

Monday, April 29

  • Kindergarten Swimming at YMCA

Tuesday, April 30

  • Kindergarten Swimming at YMCA

Wednesday, May 1

  • Kindergarten Swimming at YMCA

Thursday, May 2

  • Kindergarten Swimming at YMCA

Friday, May 3

  • Kindergarten Swimming at YMCA

LOOKING AHEAD:

May 9

  • Title I/LAP Parent Meeting, 6:00 p.m.

May 10

  • 5th Avenue Theater NW Bookshelf Assembly, 1:15 p.m.

May 14

  • PTO Meeting, 8:30 a.m., Beacon Library

May 17

  • Jazz Band Assembly, 10:30 a.m.

NOW ENROLLING! Enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year is now open. A child must be 5 years of age by August 31, 2019 in order to enroll in kindergarten. For those interested in preschool, please call the Beacon office at 360.249.4528 to schedule a FREE screening.

Students already attending school in Montesano DO NOT need to re-enroll for school next year.

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Open Enrollment for 2019-2020

Will your child be 5 years old by August 31st? It's time to enroll in kindergarten! Montesano School District’s open enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year begins April 22, 2019. Click here for additional information regarding preschool and kindergarten enrollment requirements.

New student enrollment may be completed online using the Skyward Family Access system. Click here to enroll online. 

If you would like to schedule an appointment with the principal to discuss your child’s learning style or needs for the upcoming school year, please contact the Beacon Elementary office at (360) 249-4528.

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Beacon Week at a Glance

Week of April 22 - April 26, 2019

  • Parent Input Week

  • Open Enrollment for 2019-2020 School Year Begins

Monday, April 22

  • No Scheduled Activities

Tuesday, April 23

  • No Scheduled Activities

Wednesday, April 24

  • Kindergarten Swimming at YMCA

  • African Drum Assembly, 1:00 p.m.

Thursday, April 25

  • Kindergarten Swimming at YMCA

Friday, April 26

  • Kindergarten Swimming at YMCA

LOOKING AHEAD:

April 29 - May 3

  • Kindergarten Swimming at YMCA

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Beacon Week at a Glance

Week of April 15 - April 19, 2019

 

Monday, April 15

  • No Scheduled Activities

Tuesday, April 16

Wednesday, April 17

Thursday, April 18

  • No Scheduled Activities

Friday, April 19

  • No Scheduled Activities

LOOKING AHEAD:

April 22-26

  • Parent Input Week

  • Open Enrollment for 2019-2020 School Year Begins

April 24

  • African Drum Assembly, 1:00 p.m.

April 24-26, April 29 - May 3

  • Kindergarten Swimming at YMCA

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Picture Day is Coming!

Picture Day is Tuesday, April 16 & Wednesday, April 17

The photographer will be taking class pictures as well as individual portraits. Extra order forms are available in the office. Payment must be received on picture day.

Parents can order online at mylifetouch.com

Class Photo Picture Day ID:                 LS218073G0

Individual Photo Picture Day ID:         LS218249Q0

Click here to view the class picture schedules.

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Beacon Week at a Glance

Week of April 8 - April 12, 2019

 

Monday, April 8

  • No Scheduled Activities

Tuesday, April 9

  • PTO Meeting, 7:00 p.m., Beacon Library

Wednesday, April 10

  • No Scheduled Activities

Thursday, April 11

  • No Scheduled Activities

Friday, April 12

  • No Scheduled Activities

LOOKING AHEAD:

April 16-17

  • Picture Days - Class Pictures & Individual Pictures (order forms and schedules will come home soon!)

April 22-26

  • Open Enrollment Week / Parent Input Week

April 24

  • African Drum Assembly, 1:00 p.m.

April 24-26, April 29 - May 3

  • Kindergarten Swimming at YMCA

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Beacon Week at a Glance

Week of March 25 - March 29, 2019

 

Monday, March 25

  • Wacky Hat Day! Students may wear any hat they choose!

  • 1st Grade Swimming at YMCA

  • Dr. Seuss Reading Challenge ends

Tuesday, March 26

  • 1st Grade Swimming at YMCA

  • Kindergarten Reading Challenge Reward Party

Wednesday, March 27

  • 1st Grade Swimming at YMCA

  • 1st Grade Reading Challenge Reward Party

Thursday, March 28

  • 1st Grade Swimming at YMCA

  • 2nd Grade Reading Challenge Reward Party

Friday, March 29

  • Early Release, 12:00 p.m.

  • No Community Preschool - Conferences

LOOKING AHEAD:

April 1-5

  • No School - Spring Break

April 9

  • PTO Meeting, 7 p.m., Beacon Library

April 16-17

  • Picture Days

April 22-26

  • Open Enrollment Week / Parent Input Week

April 24

  • African Drum Assembly, 1:00 p.m.

April 24-26, April 29 - May 3

  • Kindergarten Swimming at YMCA

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Beacon Week at a Glance

Week of March 18 - March 22, 2019

 

Monday, March 18

  • 1st Grade Swimming at YMCA

  • Dr. Seuss Reading Challenge continues

Tuesday, March 19

  • 1st Grade Swimming at YMCA

  • Dr. Seuss Reading Challenge continues

Wednesday, March 20

  • 1st Grade Swimming at YMCA

  • Dr. Seuss Reading Challenge continues

Thursday, March 21

  • 1st Grade Swimming at YMCA

  • Dr. Seuss Reading Challenge continues

Friday, March 22

  • 1st & 2nd Grade Field Trip to Olympia Junior Programs

  • Dr. Seuss Reading Challenge continues

LOOKING AHEAD:

March 25

  • Wacky Hat Day

  • Reading Challenge Ends

March 29

  • Early Release, 12:00 p.m.

  • No Community Preschool - Conferences

April 1-5

  • No School - Spring Break

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Beacon Week at a Glance

Week of March 11 - March 15, 2019

 

Monday, March 11

  • Book Fair - 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • Dr. Seuss Reading Challenge continues

Tuesday, March 12

  • Book Fair - 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • Dr. Seuss Reading Challenge continues

Wednesday, March 13

  • Book Fair - 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  • Dr. Seuss Reading Challenge continues

Thursday, March 14

  • Book Fair - 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

  • Dr. Seuss Reading Challenge continues

  • “Escape Room” Family Fun Night from 6:00-7:00 p.m. at Beacon

Friday, March 15

  • No School

  • Book Fair Final Day - 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

  • Dr. Seuss Reading Challenge continues

LOOKING AHEAD:

March 18-21; March 25-28

  • 1st Grade Swimming at YMCA

March 22

  • 1st & 2nd Grade Field Trip to Olympia Junior Programs

March 25

  • Wacky Hat Day

  • Reading Challenge Ends

March 29

  • Early Release, 12:00 p.m.

  • No Community Preschool - Conferences

April 1-5

  • No School - Spring Break

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