Saint Pius X Catholic School Offering Free Kindergarten TestingPosted: 01/10/2011
(Tulsa, OK- January 6, 2011)
Saint Pius X School is offering free kindergarten testing on Saturday, January 29 and Saturday, February 5 for children interested enrolling in kindergarten for the 2011-2012 school year. Kindergarten testing can cost up to $50 per child but will be offered free on those two days through Saint Pius X School.
Children must be 5-years-old by September 1, 2011 to enroll in the kindergarten program at Saint Pius X School. Parents need to make an appointment to have their child tested by calling the school office at (918) 627-5367 during the hours of 7:30am – 3:30pm, Monday through Friday. Parents will also be invited to tour the school and ask questions of teachers, parents and faculty.
“Kindergarten testing helps parents decide if their child is academically ready to enter kindergarten to ensure they have a positive learning experience. We know kindergarten lays the foundation for the success of their academic career,” says Lisa Beardshear, Principal of Saint Pius X School.
Saint Pius X School was established in 1957 and is a fully accredited Pre-K through eighth grade Catholic school that serves students of all race and religions. Saint Pius X School has 369 students, only two grades per class and no more than 22 students in each class. The school offers two tutors, a language lab offering 37 different languages, a computer lab, synergistic math, science and technology lab, a music program offering guitar, piano and drums, extensive art and athletic programs and a buddy program where middle school students mentor the elementary students. Saint Pius X School also offers a full time pre-school program starting at age 3 and an on-site before and after-care program starting at 7:30pm and going until 5:30pm.
Saint Pius X School’s mission is to promote personal responsibility and academic excellence within a Catholic community. To learn more about Saint Pius X School, please visit www.spxtulsa.org or follow them on Facebook at Facebook.com/StPiusX.