Admission Information for Kindergarten Students
Students applying for acceptance to St. Mary Kindergarten program must be 5 years of age by August 31 of the year in which they are entering Kindergarten. A Kindergarten Readiness Screening is conducted in June prior to Kindergarten enrollment and is required for admittance. Admittance is considered on a case by case basis, based on Kindergarten screening results and teacher/administrator recommendations and review.
Parents are encouraged to call (419) 342.2626 to arrange for a tour of our school with our School Principal, Mrs. Kimberly Stover.
Typical Day In St. Mary School Kindergarten Class
Time of Day
|8:30-8:40 am||Morning meeting & prayer|
|8:40-9:00 am||Morning Writing|
|9:00-10:30 am||Reading Small Groups|
|11:45 am – 12:15 pm||Recess|
|1:15-2:00 pm||Core Plus & Snack Brain Break|
|2:30-3:15 pm||Specials Class: Art/Music|
|3:15-3:30 pm||Review, Pack up & Pray|
Kindergarten Curriculum Includes:
Meet our Kindergarten Teacher
Mrs. Misty Kurtzman
Mrs.Kurtzman has been teaching kindergarten since 2016. She is a graduate of Ashland University and earned her Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education. Mrs. Kurtzman is not only a teacher, but a parent and a devoted Christian. Her husband Jeff and she have been married for many years and have two children; a daughter Ryleigh and a son Jackson.
They live in Shelby and LOVE cheering on our Shelby teams! She is patient and kind and creative. She loves her job and seeing the excitement on a child’s face when they realize that they have discovered or learned something new! She loves how children are so forgiving and agrees we all need to be more like them.
Please feel free to contact her if you have any questions, concerns, or if you want to share ideas at 419-342-2626, on Class Dojo, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Kindergarten Readiness Checklists:
Find Out What We Have to Offer
A fully accredited Pre-Kindergarten through 6th grade School and stellar faculty. Students experience and participate in prayer daily and Mass services weekly. ALL denominations welcome!