The following information has been organized to assist both new and current Kingston City School District employees. The underlined titles below will link you to the information found on our website.
I. Master Calendar II. Assessment Calendars III. Grade Reporting Schedules IV. Payroll Schedule & Information V. Report Card K-6 Guide VI. District Meeting Schedule VII. School Directory VIII. District Vision, Mission and Beliefs IX. Response to Intervention Plan X. DTSDE Process & Resources XI. Volunteer Process & Application XII. Field Trip Permission Form Field Trip Procedures:
• Submit Field Trip request on MLP no later than 10 days prior to the trip for pre-approval
• Contact Principal, Office Manager & School Nurse to inform them
• Arrange for chaperones according to policy. Chaperones are considered volunteers and must be approved by the Board of Education in advance. This may take at least 1 month to approve
• Survey students for lunch needs (if applicable). Any student receiving free and reduced lunch may choose a bag lunch option form the cafeteria. Bag lunch request orders must be at least 3 days in advance using the bag lunch order form from the food service department Arrangements to pick up the bag lunches on the morning of the trip need to be arranged
• All field trips require parent/guardian permission.
XIII. Policies for Staff XIV. Community Standard of Dress Policy (BOE Policy #5340) Members of the educational community are expected to be clean and well-groomed in their appearance. They represent our District and community, but more importantly, each represents himself or herself as an individual. Teachers, District personnel, and parents should exemplify and reinforce acceptable student dress and help students develop an understanding of appropriate appearance in the school setting.
Personal Day Forms must be filled out and signed by your building principal. Personal Business Days requested immediately BEFORE or AFTER a vacation period MUST be approved by the Superintendent in advance. XVI. Sick Days – please contact your immediate supervisor/principal regarding specific expectations for reporting sick days. XVII. Work Day: KTF & ESP: Elementary – 8:25-3:25pm; Secondary – 7:40-3:00pm Clerical: All Schools – 7 hour 10 minute work day, determined by supervisor CSEA: Determined based on position, shift and assignment ASPA: As required by position
Schools not in session:
Elementary & District - 8:00-3:30pm
Secondary - 7:30-3:00pm
Non-Aligned: 8:00-4:00pm and as needed