• Kindergarten is an exciting time for families and their young students, with lots of new experiences, and questions.  To help our families prepare for Kindergarten we have created a list of Frequently Asked Questions, including lots of helpful information to support your child and your family with the transition to Kindergarten.

  • There are a lot of elementary schools how do we select the right one for our child?

  • What can we do to support our student’s learning in Kindergarten?

  • What are the first couple of weeks like in the Kindergarten classroom?

  • What does lunch look like and how can we help prepare our students for lunch?

  • What does recess look like?

  • Is there nap time?

  • What specials do they get to attend? Is there music?

  • Is there before and after childcare for my Kindergartner?

  • How does dismissal work at the end of the school day?

  • Is there homework?

  • How should we communicate with teachers if we have questions or concerns?

  • Does GPS offer half-day Kindergarten?

  • What is a Traditional Academy?

  • What about students who are ahead and those who fall behind?

Last Modified on May 7, 2020