Back To School Events

Welcome to a new year at Excel!


Aug 2 - NEW FAMILY ORIENTATION: New parent questions? Come in at either 8:30am or 1:00pm for a brief “nuts and bolts” orientation provided by our Executive Director, Lisa Gjellum. We hope new families will be able to attend. Topics touched on include: Drop-off/Pick-up procedures, day-to-day schedules, homework, etc. This is also great time to meet other new families, existing families and begin to feel a part of the Excel community . Bring your questions about Fundraising , Volunteering and any other questions you might have.


Aug 2 - Registration The PTO will be on site to show class t-shirts (sold online), volunteer and committee sign ups and additional information.


Aug 8 - Open House 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Students and their families can come and greet their teachers, check out their classrooms and drop off their school supplies.


Aug 9 - Boo-Hoo / Yahoo Event 8:20-9:00 am. Whether you are elated or deflated that your child is starting school, come join us to commemorate your student’s first day at Excel and your first day without them. Meet new families. Connect with other parents. Drop your students off and then head over to the shade tent by the park for some camaraderie & refreshments.


Date TBD - Back to School Night (2/3 & 4/5); New Family Welcome in Gym -6:00-6:30 p.m./Everyone in Classrooms- 6:30-8:00 p.m.


Date TBD - Back to School Night (K/1 & MS); New Family Welcome in Gym-6:00p.m.-6:30p.m./ Everyone in Classrooms-6:30p.m.-8:00p.m.