Back-to-School Checklist


Still unpacking from vacation? Here's a checklist to help track all the parents' "homework"!

  1. Update emergency contact info and district/school permissions at PowerSchool by Friday, September 8
  2. Return Summer Reading Program log to school by Friday, September 15
  3. Fifth and sixth grade parents: register for Elementary Band as appropriate (2nd year lessons begin the week of September 18, 1st year lessons begin the week of September 25--see band web site for details)
  4. Complete the Volunteer Survey by Friday, September 8
  5. Submit your email address and any special details about how to list your family in the Douglas Directory by Friday, September 15
  6. Order a Douglas Directory by Friday, September 15
  7. Load the kids' lunch accounts with money (by check or online)
  8. Shop for school supplies if still needed
  9. Add important dates/holidays/curriculum nights/early release schedules to your home calendar (Douglas calendar, district calendar)
  10. Confirm bus times
  11. Pre-register for Douglas at Dawn/Dusk if applicable
  12. Stop by the office to fill out a CORI before you want to volunteer
  13. Make sure you're getting the Eagle Eye Weekly emails
  14. Join the Douglas Facebook group
  15. Check folders for classroom-specific notes, emergency dismissal form, Walk for Peace permission slip, Douglas Digest, etc.
  16. Submit your summer baggie of Box Tops and Labels for Education