Welcome to Kindergarten Open Houses

Lakehead Public Schools is pleased to invite all parents and guardians of soon-to-be kindergarten students to visit an elementary school, view the Kindergarten classrooms, and speak with educator teams and administrators. We encourage you to attend a Welcome to Kindergarten open house with your child or children, ask questions, and get excited about your child’s upcoming education with Lakehead Public Schools!

Find your child’s school in the list below, and add the date and time to your calendar!

If your child is not yet registered for Kindergarten, you are still more than welcome to attend any Welcome to Kindergarten open house! To find a school near you, please click on schools in the list below or view a map of our schools.

To register a child for Kindergarten for the 2022-2023 school year, please click here.

Join us for an outdoor cookout (hot dogs on the open fire), some treats for the family, and a visit to the Kindergarten classroom. Dress for the weather!
Come meet your educators and see your classroom. Enjoy light refreshments and have fun in the activity centers!
We look forward to meeting our future Howlers! Come have fun and meet our educator teams and administrators!
We offer French Immersion!
Families are invited to our Kindergarten Open House to meet educators, tour the classrooms, play games, and see the school!
Activity centres and a tour of the school and classroom will be available, as well as a Q&A on all things Kindergarten.
We offer French Immersion!
Visitors are welcome to visit Kindergarten classrooms with interactive activities including creating something special to take home.
We offer French Immersion!
We are looking forward to welcoming our newest Hurricanes! Come and see our Kindergarten classrooms and playground, meet educators and support staff, and bring home some Hurricanes swag!
Come visit our Five Mile Kinder-“Garden”. We will start in the gym to launch the scavenger hunt to find the Kindergarten classrooms, library, and office!
Welcome to our new JK students! We look forward to having you join us to meet the teachers, visit the classrooms and school, and participate in our learning activity centres!
Join us for activity centres in the gym and a nutritious snack! Please bring all necessary documents to complete the registration process if you have not already signed up to become a Coyote.
Come explore our indoor and outdoor spaces and receive great community partnership information. Our newest Panthers will play, create, and meet their educators during this interactive event!
Future Thunderhawks will be engaged in small group centers to familiarize themselves with the Kindergarten setting and their future classmates. Snacks will be provided.
Our Welcome to Kindergarten event will be held in conjunction with our McKenzie Spring BBQ! Families are invited to meet staff, tour the school, and participate in some fun activities.
We will meet in the gym and give short tours in the classrooms. Learn about how to prepare your child for school. There will be centers, snacks and a goodie bag! Register on-site too, if you haven’t yet.
We will meet in the school library and have many exciting learning and play activities for the children to explore. Snacks and a welcome gift to each new JK student will be provided.
Come to our Kindergarten open house and meet community partners like Anishnawbe Mushkiki, EarlyON, CCTB Speech Pathologist, and Little George’s.
We are excited to welcome our newest JK students (and their families!) and invite them to view the school and meet the wonderful staff.
We will begin in the library for a book reading, then we will tour our JK/SK classrooms with activity centres. Have a special family photo taken and enjoy a special treat to take home.
Vance Chapman Public School is excited to meet all the new upcoming JK students! Please join us for stories, snacks, and activities!
Come visit our classrooms to meet our educator teams! Activities and centers will be set up for children to explore while they are touring our learning spaces.
Welcome to our newest Whitefish Eagles! Join us for fun and engaging activities, meet your educators, and have a healthy snack!
Engaging activity centres will be available in the gymnasium for families. Children will receive a small gift to take home.

To register a child for Kindergarten for the 2022-2023 school year, please click here anytime.