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Q: When is the first day of school?

A: Our first day of school September 5, 2017.

Q: When is the last day of school?

A: Our last scheduled day is June 7, 2018.

Q: Do you have uniforms?

A: Yes, we have uniforms.  Uniform policy is Solid color polos in red, white, navy blue, or forest green.  Dress Pants or Docker style pants allowed in Khaki, Black, Brown, Navy or Blackwatch Plaid.  Girls may wear the same colors of skirts or jumpers.  Shorts are allowed in the same colors.  Leggings or tights are allowed.  Sweaters, sweatshirts and vests are also allowed in the shirt colors.   You can buy EverGreen shirts, shorts, jumpers, or skorts through the school at great prices.  We will also have a “FUND FRIDAY” where the students can pay $.50 to wear street clothes (no offensive graphics or phrases).  The funds raised from “FUND Friday” are used for School needs and to help those in need within the school.  Further questions or info please refer to the EverGreen Academy Family Handbook pg. 10 or click on “Dress Code Order Sheet” under “Information” tab.

Q: What are your school hours?

A: Taylor Building (3131 Taylor Ave, Building 2)

4 year old Kindergarten, 1/2 day:                  5K through 1st grade, 3rd grade full day:

– AM Kindergarten is 8:00 am – 11:00 am        – 8:00 am to 3:30 pm

– PM Kindergarten is 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm

3350 Lathrop Ave.

– 2nd grade, full day: 8:00 am – 3:30 pm

Lathrop Building (3554 Taylor Ave)

– 4th through 8th, full day: 8:00 am – 3:30 pm

Q: Do you have before and after school care?

A: Children can be dropped off at 7:45 in the morning at no charge. If you needed additional hours, we have licensed childcare centers who have been known to transport to and from EverGreen Academy: Mauer Home School, Little Champions, Child Harbor, Lov ‘N Care.

Q: Will you have art, music, and physical education?

A: We will have art, music and physical education taught throughout the week. We also have a technology class this year.  We are the first school in Racine to implement 3 mandatory recesses. Elementary school has 3 recesses throughout the day while middle school has 2, but has PE every other day.  Starting in 4th grade, students can take a musical instrument class. These instruments include drums, saxophone, clarinet, flute, trumpet, trombone, and others.

Q: Do you have a cafeteria?

A: We do not have a cafeteria so the children will eat lunch everyday in their class with their teacher.

Q: Do you offer hot lunch?

A: School lunches are available for children at the cost of $1.00 per lunch per day and include milk. Milk purchased separately is $0.25 per milk. On the last day of each week, chocolate milk is served. White milk is still available.

Q: Do you have a play area?

A: We have an extremely large, fenced in area covered with grass. We also have 2 play structures and blacktop for basketball.

Q: What is your class size?

A: Our limit is 22 students per class.

Q: Do you offer busing?

A: No, we do not offer busing. This allows us to make our own school hours and allows the teachers to meet with parents when picking up their children.

Q: Do you have after school clubs?

A: Yes, clubs are subject to change, but in the past we have had dance, flag football, basketball, cross country, garden, Lego, game, Student Council, Battle of the Books, cooking, craft, and sewing. Please see your teacher for more info.

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