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February Holidays and Minimum Day at CRES

Dear CRES Families,

February is a short month for everyone. Please be aware of the following:

  • No School on Monday, February 9; it is a school holiday in honor of Lincoln’s Birthday (observed)
  • No School on Monday, February 16; it is a school holiday in honor of Washington’s Birthday (observed)
  • Friday February 20 is a minimum day for the purpose of teachers preparing second trimester report cards.

Please contact the school office (682-2653) with any questions.

The 2015 CRES PTA Father-Daughter Dance

The 2015 CRES PTA Father-Daughter Dance “Masquerade Ball”

February 21, 2015 at CRES Please stay tuned for more details CRES_FatherDaughtDance2015_SaveDate (.pdf)

EGUSD offers Open Enrollment at 14 secondary schools

On January 20, 2015, the Elk Grove Unified School District’s Board of Education gave staff direction to open enrollment at seven middle schools and seven high schools for the 2015-2016 school year. The Open Enrollment Request Form will be available and posted on the District’s website and available at all EGUSD schools.

Open Enrollment Request Forms for students currently enrolled in the 6th and 7th grades for the 2014-2015 school year will be accepted for the following middle schools: Harriet Eddy, Edward Harris, Samuel Jackman, Joseph Kerr, Elizabeth Pinkerton, James Rutter and T.R. Smedberg.

Open Enrollment Request Forms for students currently enrolled in the 8th, 9th, 10th and 11th grades for the 2014-2015 school year will be accepted for the following high schools: Cosumnes Oaks, Elk Grove, Florin, Laguna Creek, Monterey Trail, Sheldon and Valley.

Parents are invited to attend informational open enrollment meetings at 6:30 p.m. on January 28 at Monterey Trail High School in the multipurpose room or at 6:30 p.m. on February 2 at Sheldon High School in the multipurpose room.

To apply for Open Enrollment, parents/guardians should complete one Open Enrollment Request Form for each student. Parents can get the form from schools, by calling the Secondary Education office at (916) 686-7706 or going online to www.egusd.net.

For the form to be accepted, the completed form must be postmarked or delivered to the Secondary Education Office at the Robert L. Trigg Center at 9510 Elk Grove-Florin Road by 5 p.m. on Friday, February 6, 2015. Late request forms will not be considered.

In addition, in order for the request to be accepted, the address on the request form must MATCH the address that is listed with the District. Parents/guardians can verify that their address listed with the District is correct or change it by contacting their child’s school.

Open enrollment is open to all secondary students who live within the District’s boundaries as of January 1, 2015. The District reserves the right to limit the number of students transferring into or out of any schools.

Parents/guardians of students granted an Open Enrollment Transfer are responsible for providing transportation for the student to and from school. EGUSD will not provide transportation for these students. Open Enrollment Agreements apply only to the student submitting the application. It does not include siblings.

Students currently enrolled at a middle or high school on Open Enrollment, who intend to continue at their current school, DO NOT need to reapply for Open Enrollment.

No elementary schools are included in Open Enrollment for the 2015-2016 school year.

Questions can be directed to the Secondary Education office at (916) 686-7706.