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McDowell Updates for June 2024

We want to say a big THANK YOU to PTO and VIP volunteers that helped make Field Day such a success.  A great time was had by all!  Thank you as well to students and families for your kindness and support throughout the year.  We hope you enjoy break and create many wonderful memories this summer.  Good luck to all our Kindergarten students who will be starting 1st Grade at Ellsworth Hill - we wish you all the best!  We look forward to welcoming our 2024-2025 Preschool and Kindergarten students here in August!

Reminders for the upcoming school year:

August 17: Bus Garage Open House from 9:00 a.m.-Noon at 5784 Hudson Drive (the Petermann Bus Garage)

August 20: McDowell Open House from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at McDowell Early Learning School.  

August 21 OR August 22: Kindergarten Staggered Start - The Kindergarten students will have a staggered start to begin the school year.  The first half of the alphabet (last names A-L only) will come on Wednesday, August 21, and the second half of the alphabet (last names M-Z only) will come on Thursday, August 22.  Preschool Staggered Start - Preschool families will be notified in early August whether their student’s first day will be August 21 or 22.

August 23: ALL KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS attend school

August 26: ALL PRESCHOOL AND KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS attend school

New Principal:

Many thanks and well wishes to Mrs. Beth Trivelli as she ends her tenure as principal of McDowell.  Her last day will be July 1.  Mrs. Jennifer Hall will begin her role as the new principal on August 1.  She can be reached at hallje@hudson.k12.oh.us.  We look forward to welcoming her to the McDowell family!

Preschool 2024-2025 School Supply List

Kindergarten 2024-2025 School Supply List

2024-2025 Kindergarten Parent Orientation Slideshow: The Parent Orientation was held April 17th.  If you missed the presentation or would like to review what was covered, you can view the slide presentation here: 2024-2025 Kindergarten Orientation Slideshow.  

2024-2025 First Grade Parent Orientation: The Parent Orientation was held May 14th.  If you missed the presentation or would like to review what was covered, you can view the slide presentation here: 2024-2025 First Grade Orientation Slideshow.

Preschool and Kindergarten Tuition Payment Schedule:

All Day Kindergarten Tuition:

For those students in All Day Kindergarten, please review the tuition schedule:

● Full year payment of $3,400.00 due August 6, 2024 (via PaySchools Central or via check) 

● Two payments of $1,700.00 each due August 6, 2024 and January 15, 2025 

● Four payments:

Preschool Tuition:

Students enrolled as peers are required to pay tuition which is $1500 for the year.