August 9, 2022
POST FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT #273
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - BOARD ANNOUNCES TRUSTEE ZONE 3 VACANCY
The Board of Trustees of the Post Falls School District has announced a vacancy in Trustee Zone 3 after accepting the resignation of Bonnie Beaulieu on August 8. A qualified resident of Zone 3 will be appointed by the Board of Trustees to fill the remainder of the term ending December 2023.
Applicants must be a registered voter in the district and a resident of Zone 3. Trustee boundary maps are posted on the Post Falls District website at: pfsd.com/Board of Trustees/Trustee Boundary Maps. A letter of interest along with a completed candidate questionnaire must be delivered to the Clerk of the Board at 206 W. Mullan Avenue by 4:00pm on Friday, September 2, 2022. Candidate questionnaires are available on the website or may be picked up at the district office.
A special Board meeting will be held September 12 to interview candidates. The successful applicant will be sworn in at the regular board meeting on Monday, October 10, 2022.
For more information, please contact Clerk Kerri Zeller at 208-773-1658.
August 18: Kindergarten and new to PFSD Elementary Registration 2022-2023
Elementary students who are new to the district and all incoming kindergarteners . . . mark
August 18, 2022, on your calendar.
New to the District: Parents of elementary students who are new to Post Falls School District
should stop by their zoned elementary school on August 18th between the hours of 8AM –
2:30PM to register their student for the 2022-2023 school year.
All incoming kindergarten students: On August 18th we will also officially register all incoming
kindergarten students and conduct a Fall Kindergarten Screener. During the screener your
child may be asked to identify lowercase letters, write their first and last name, and count to 30.
Information from the academic screener will be used to help us determine class lists for Fall
Please bring your incoming kindergarten student to the school during the following time
Last name beginning A-G (8 AM – 10 AM)
Last name beginning H-R (10 AM – noon)
Last name beginning S-Z (12:30 PM – 2:30 PM)
For the August registration and screening, families will need to provide copies of the following
Certified birth certificate (ordering link)
Proof of residency (examples include a rental agreement or utility bill)
Current immunization records
If you cannot attend the screener, call the school on August 16 or 17 to schedule a
Questions or concerns? Call your elementary school office before June 23 or when office staff
returns on August 16, 2022, or call the District Office at 208-773-1658.
On or around July 12, current PFSD parents/guardians will receive an email regarding Skyward Information Verification for students RETURNING for the 2022-2023 school year. Avoid the long registration lines and verify Skyward information online using your parent Skyward Family Access login (Family Access link). NOTE: This must be a parent user name and password, not a student’s account.
Parents / Guardians are able to update student contact information and complete all annual paperwork.
The Skyward information verification option is available Tuesday, July 12 through Friday, August 12.
If you have not already accessed your Family Access Account, click on the “Forgot your Login/Password?” link and then reset your password to get to the Skyward information verification.
Incoming kindergarten students and students who are new to the district will NOT be able to use this online option. Instead, check the Post Falls School District website [CONTENT_REVIEW InternalLink] for in-person registration information.
Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Post Falls School District has joined the School Messenger emergency notification system. The system allows the district to communicate via SMS text messages to parents regarding important matters such as a school lockdown, school closure (weather or otherwise) or other issues that affect their students.
To receive school notifications you must opt in to school messenger and your students school has to have your current cell number entered in their system.
Please follow the steps below to opt in:
**Send a text message to 67587 with "Y" or "Yes” in the body of the text.
**You will receive a confirmation text reply that you are Registered with School Messenger.