By Joel Newton
Don’t tell your children, but the school year is quickly approaching. Edgewater area schools have scheduled school registration dates for late July and early August for new and returning students. New students to the area schools will need to bring proof of residence, immunization records and a birth certificate.
• Edgewater Elementary School, pre-kindergarten through sixth grade, 5570 W. 24th Ave., Edgewater: Registration will be Aug. 1 from 7:30 a.m. to noon and 2:30 to 7 p.m.
• Lumberg Elementary School, pre-kindergarten through sixth grade, 6705 W. 22nd Ave., Edgewater: Registration will be July 30 and 31 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
• Molholm Elementary School, pre-kindergarten through sixth grade, 6000 W. 9th Ave., Lakewood: Registration will be July 31 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Aug. 1 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Jefferson Junior/Senior High School, seventh through 12th grade, 2305 Pierce St., Edgewater: Registration will be Aug. 1 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for seventh and eighth grade and Aug. 2 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. for ninth through 12th grade.
Edgewater Community Festival and Picnic Coming Aug. 25
This year Edgewater Collective is partnering with the City of Edgewater to plan an awesome community event to spotlight everything that our great city has to offer! We are excited to create an event that showcases Edgewater businesses and organizations, spotlights our local schools and provides fun for the whole family! The day will begin with the Edgewater 5k at 9 a.m. and the festival will start at 3 p.m. at Citizen’s Park.
Proceeds from the event benefit our local schools (Edgewater Elementary, Lumberg Elementary, Molholm Elementary and Jefferson Junior/Senior High School). Specifically, we are raising funds for classroom book libraries for kindergarten through third grade at the elementary schools and books for the library at Jefferson.
Visit edgewatercommunityfestival.com for more information.
Contact Edgewater Collective Executive Director Joel Newton at 303-748-0631 or firstname.lastname@example.org.