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

Welcome!

Tapteal Elementary School's goal is to provide a safe, friendly, caring and stimulating learning atmosphere for students, staff and parents.

 

During school office summer closure please visit the district office at

615 Snow Ave in Richland for registration packets.

Learn by Choice - Student Enrollment Options in Washington

  • Nominations accepted for Hi-Cap Kindergarten

    Tapteal Elementary School will be accepting nominations in September for its school-based Highly Capable Kindergarten Program. Kindergarten students enrolling in the fall of 2014 may be nominated for the program. The window to submit the Nomination-Consent Form for Kindergarten is September 1 to September 15. Contact the school office to obtain a Nomination-Consent Form or access the hyperlink above. For more information, call 967-6028.

    The school-based highly-capable program is designed to meet the needs of students at each elementary school who have exceptional ability by offering challenging and enriching learning experiences through differentiated instruction. Teaching strategies include an emphasis on problem-solving, critical thinking skills, creativity skills and the development of research skills.

     http://www.rsd.edu/files/media/nominationconsentformforkindergarten.pdf

  • Do you have a child entering Kindergarten?

    Kindergarten registration begins March 3rd. Registration packets are available for pick up in the Tapteal Office Monday thru Friday between 9am and 3pm. 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.

         

    For more information on Kindergarten registration please visit the RSD Current News Releases

     

     

  • 5th Grade Field Trip 2013-14

    5th Grade Field Trip 2013-14
  • McTeacher Night

    McTeacher Night February 2014

    We had a spectacular turn out for McTeacher night. A special thanks to all the volunteer staff and family’s that came out to support Tapteal. This is a great PTA fundraiser and we are so thankful for McDonalds allowing us this opportunity.

Nominations accepted for Hi-Cap Kindergarten

Tapteal Elementary School will be accepting nominations in September for its school-based Highly Capable Kindergarten Program. Kindergarten students enrolling in the fall of 2014 may be nominated for the program. The window to submit the Nomination-Consent Form for Kindergarten is September 1 to September 15. Contact the school office to obtain a Nomination-Consent Form or access the hyperlink above. For more information, call 967-6028.

The school-based highly-capable program is designed to meet the needs of students at each elementary school who have exceptional ability by offering challenging and enriching learning experiences through differentiated instruction. Teaching strategies include an emphasis on problem-solving, critical thinking skills, creativity skills and the development of research skills.

 http://www.rsd.edu/files/media/nominationconsentformforkindergarten.pdf

Upcoming Events

Aug 27:  8:45 AM
Kindergarten Smart Start

AM Session 8:45-11:15

PM Session 12:45-3:15

Aug 28:  8:45 AM
Kindergarten Smart Start

AM Session 8:45-11:15

PM Session 12:45-3:15

Sep 1
NO SCHOOL - Labor Day
Sep 4:  6:30 PM
PTA Board Meeting
Tapteal Rm 24
Sep 11:  6:00 PM
Open House
Tapteal
Sep 12:  2:30 PM
Kadlec Academy
Tapteal Gym
Sep 18:  6:30 PM
Rollarena Skate Night
Richland Rollarena
Sep 19:  2:30 PM
Kadlec Academy
Tapteal Gym
Sep 26
Picture Day
Library Alcove

Pre school 8-9am

Sep 26:  2:30 PM
Kadlec Academy
Tapteal Gym
Oct 3:  9:00 AM
Jog-A-Thon
Tapteal Elementary

9-10 am - AM K, 1st gr, ERR

10:30-11:30 – 2nd and 4th gr

1:00-2:00 – PM K, 3rd and 5th gr

 

Prizes will also be distributed 

Tapteal Times

The latest version of the Tapteal Times contains current news and can be downloaded by clicking the following link.