Kindergarten Showcase Events - Nov. 12 & 15
Kindergarten Showcase Events - Nov. 12 & 15
Posted on 10/24/2018

Photo - Five students in the gymThe parents and guardians of children who will enter kindergarten in 2019-20 are invited to learn more about Mendota Elementary School at our upcoming Showcase events: 

Monday, November 12 from 9-10 a.m.
Thursday, November 15 from 6:30-7:30 p.m.


Take a tour of the school, meet the principal and hear about our rigorous curriculum.

At Mendota, we are proud of our:

  • Teachers' use of the Responsive Classroom® approach which helps students thrive academically, socially and emotionally through instructional strategies such as morning meetings and guided discovery.
  • Annual Project Fair, Geography Bee, Spelling Bee, Talent Show, Young Authors’ Convention, LEGO League, Continental Math League and other opportunities for students to showcase their learning.
  • Focus on literacy and a goal to help each student read at their grade level by 3rd grade.
  • Extensive after-school program that lets students learn while having fun and trying new things.
  • Kindergarten and 1st grade poetry and punch, 2nd grade AESOP fables, 3rd grade play and a 4th grade Musical which extend learning for students.
  • Mendota parents who are engaged and involved — offering thousands of hours of help and expertise each year.
  • Many Community Partners that offer services and support for students.
If you have any questions, please call the Mendota main office at 651-403-8000.

Additional Resources:
Kindergarten Registration Information
Kindergarten Screening

Is my child ready for kindergarten?