New Student Orientation – Friday, Aug. 17

August 17 (Friday) is Orientation Day at JFKS! See below for specific times and instructions for both Elementary and High School.

HIGH SCHOOL – new students in grades 8-12 and all students beginning grade 7!
The high school orientation begins at 13:15 and ends around 16:00 – 16:30 on Friday, August 17th. JFKS student helpers will meet new students in the courtyard and guide them to the correct locations.

Please bring 10 EUR for the locker deposit (must be a member of the VEREIN), and an additional 12.50 EUR if interested in purchasing a JFKS planner.  Students will receive their schedules and homeroom placement, their lockers and more useful information for their start in high school.

HIGH SCHOOL – new parents (grades 7-12)
Parents of new high school students are invited to attend the orientation beginning at 13:30 in the Large Aula. Information will be presented regarding general school operating procedures, school lunch, school bus, etc. Refreshments will be available.

ELEMENTARY SCHOOL – new students and parents (grades 1-6)
Parents and children are invited to attend a meeting for new students and their families from 13:30 to approx. 16:00 in the Aula (auditorium) of the John-F-Kennedy School. We will discuss general school operating procedures and other important information, and you and your child will have an opportunity to meet his/her new homeroom teacher. Please make every effort to be present at this meeting. Refreshments will be available.

Please note that the Entrance Class has a separate orientation program that does not take place on Friday, August 17. Please see the letter you received for details on the first day of Entrance Class for your child.


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