Tapteal Elementary School       http://www.rsd.edu/schools/tapteal

Revised Release Schedule - Last Day of School June 15th

The last day of school for RSD students will be Thursday, June 15th.  Students will be released at 12:30 p.m.

To make up some of the lost instruction time, Friday early releases on April 14, April 21, April 28, and May 5 have been cancelled. School will operate normally on these four Fridays with a regular release time of 3:15 p.m.

We appreciate everyone's patience and understanding on this matter. 

Richland School District Summer School
Hanford Nuclear Reservation

10:33 a.m - There was an incident this morning on the Hanford 200 East Site involving a tunnel collapse. Richland Police have contacted the District and said there is no danger of any atmospheric contamination drifting over RSD campuses. Our RSD campuses will not be affected in any way by this incident.  For further information, please check your local news outlets.

Do you have a child entering Kindergarten?
Kindergarten registration begins March 1st. Registration packets are available for pick up in the Tapteal Office Monday thru Friday between 9am and 2pm. Along with your completed registration packet the following documents are required to be turned in at the time of registration. 
  • Original Birth Certificate - for a list of how to obtain birth certificate please visit cdc.gov or to order online visit vitalchek
  • Immunization Record
  • Proof of residence (if this is your first child to attend Tapteal.) Any of the following are acceptable documents for proof of residence
    • Utility bill
    • Address change letter from USPS
    • Rental agreement from apartment complexes
    • Sales agreement for new homes
    • If you do not have any of the above please visit RSD Student Service at 615 Snow Ave, Richland, WA to obtain a notarized assurance of residency verification form.

Pre-school Roud-Up will be held at the Tapteal Gym on April 29th from 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM for those families interested in learning more about getthing their children into preschool this fall.

For more information, contact the Tapteal Office at 967-6350.



Upcoming Events

May 29
NO SCHOOL - Memorial Day
Jun 15
Last Day of School

Early Dismissal

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