*August 28th:*

- *Grade 1 and 2 Open House at PPS - 8:00 to 9:00 a.m.* All families
are welcome to drop by with their Grade 2 child to say hello to the
classroom teacher and check out their classroom.
- *Kindergarten Smart Start - 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.* Families need to
provide transportation to and from this event. Plan to stay for the first
hour - 10:00 to 11:00 - to do an activity with your child in their
classroom before you leave and return to pick them up at 1:00 p.m. Student
lunch is free for all students attending Smart Start!

*August 29th: *

- *First Day of School for all students!* Earliest drop off is 8:00
a.m. on the PPS playground.


Complete the Returning Student Verification form

  • Required annually for all students
  • Update family contact information
  • Update medical information
  • Review the school handbook and other agreements

Complete the Returning Student Verification form

  • For students new to the Colchester School District
  • For students transferring from a different state or school district


The latest updates from the PPS Family News can be found here: About > PPS Family News.


Do you have questions about the school? Contact our office by email at or by calling 802.264.5920.

2018-2019 District Calendar

The District Calendar for the 2018-2019 school year is now available.  Click here to view the District Calendar for parent conference, holiday, and early release dates.  



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