Prek and Kindergarten Information
Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten at West Elementary
full-day pre-kindergarten (PK) located in Building B
PK/K Multi-age Program at Grace LIving Center (GLC) Nursing Home in Jenks. GLC is an intergenerational multi-age PK/KDG program in which students participate for two years with daily interactions with the “grandmas and grandpas”. Based on interest, students are selected by lottery to participate. Additional information about GLC is available at the enrollment center and the West Elementary Website. If interested, please indicate at the time of enrollment.
full day kindergarten (K) located in both Buildings A and D
Pre-Kindergarten Classes in Building B meet from 8:05 a.m.- 2:50 p.m. Grace LIving Center and Kindergarten classes follow the elementary schedule and meet from 8:30 a.m.- 3:10 p.m. each day.
PTAG offers pre-ordered supplies that can be purchased at a reduced rate. Information will be shared at the Parent Information Meetings.
My School Bucks offers an easy way to to set up and manage your student’s school lunch account www.myschoolbucks.com. All PK and K students eat lunch each day in Building C Cafeteria. Families are always welcome to join students for lunch after checking in with Lobby Guard in classroom buildings.
Before and After School Childcare:
Before and Aftercare (PK-4) are fee-based childcare programs offered through Jenks Community Education. Information will be available at both PK and K Parent Information Meetings. Contact Clint McGehee (918) 299-4415 extension 5604 if you have questions.
GLC Adventure Club-Contact Nia Stokes,
firstname.lastname@example.org (918) 299-4415 extension 2577.
Parent Information Meetings:
We invite you to join us for information meetings for principal, teachers, and other school personnel to share information. We encourage you to make childcare arrangements if possible.
Pre-Kindergarten Parent Information Meeting-April 25 from 9:00-10:00 a.m. or 6:00-7:00 p.m., Building B Media
Kindergarten Parent Information Meeting-May 2 at 6:00-7:00 p.m., Building E Gym
We look forward to meeting you and your child,
Suzanne Lair, Site and PK Principal
(918) 299-4415 ext. 5650
Christina Wilson, PK Administrative Assistant
(918) 299-4415 ext. 5650
Jazzman Peaden, Building A (K-2) Principal
Jazzman.Peaden@jenksps.org (918) 299-4415 ext. 5652
(918) 299-4415 ext. 5652
Amanda Moore, Building D (K-2) Principal
(918) 299-4415 ext. 5615
Tardies & Absences
If your child is tardy: Any student in grade PreK must be accompanied by an adult as they enter the building after 8:05 AM for their child to get a tardy slip to enter class.
If your child is absent from school: Call the Site Attendance Office at ext. 5618 before 10:00 AM. When leaving a message, please include: child’s name, grade, teacher and reason for absence.
In the event that you do not call in your student’s absence, an automated reminder message will be sent to one of your listed PowerSchool phone contacts. After receiving this reminder, please call ext. 5618 to share the reason for your child’s absence. All correspondence is documented and recorded.
As a reminder, if your PK child arrives after 8:35 a.m. or checks out prior to 2:20 p.m., he/she will be counted as absent for a half day. Please schedule appointments after 3:30 PM when possible.
Site Attendance Office:
Building Administrative Assistant, Attendance
Jenks West Elementary
(918) 299-4415 ext. 5618