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Welcome to the 2015-16 School Year!
Walnut Elementary School
801 Grove Ave
Emporia, KS 66801
Phone: (620) 341-2288
Fax: (620) 341-2291
Office hours: 7:20 am – 4 pm
Register for this year’s Walnut Turkey Day Dash! 5K
Our Walnut Turkey Day Dash! 5k fun run/walk online registration is LIVE! Click below to register. There are discounts for adult teams of 6 members or more. If you would like to register a youth as a team member, the team will need to be registered with printed forms as it is not possible to do this online because of the different prices. Thank you for understanding.
WTDD Participants ~ The Emporia Holiday Inn Express has blocked off 10 rooms for the discounted rate of $99 if you have relatives or friends who need a place to stay for Thanksgiving and, OF COURSE so they can participate in our 5th annual Walnut Turkey Day Dash! The reservation(s) needs to be made by November 11th. It is one of our newest hotels and they provide a hot breakfast daily. Once the rooms are gone, they are gone so book early and thank them in person for this great opportunity for our event.
The Connection – Walnut Newsletter
Letters for parents
Walnut 65th Anniversary
Walnut Elementary, 801 Grove Ave, is having a 65th Birthday Celebration on Saturday, Sept. 26, 11:00 am-1:00 pm. Hot dogs, bottled water and cookies will be available for birthday guests. All Walnut alumni are invited! If you know of someone who is a Walnut alumni, you can help us by sharing this information!
New School Hours:
|Building opens:||7:20 am|
|Breakfast served:||7:20 - 7:40 am|
|Classes start:||8 am|
|Classes dismiss:||3:12 pm|
|RecXtra:||3:12 - 5:30 pm|
The Emporia Recreation Commission will continue to offer the after-school program this year, which provides supervision from the time of school dismissal until 5:30 pm. There will be no RecXtra on the Jump Start day. There is a fee for students to attend. Information and enrollment forms are available at the Recreation Center and at the school during Open House.
Emporia Recreation Center Phone: 620.340.6399
Start & Dismissal Times and Bus Schedules for 2015-16
All K-12 schools will start at 8 am, with a 9 am start for EMS & EHS on Wednesdays. K-5 schools will no longer have an early release on Wednesdays. Dismissal times will be 3:12 pm elementary & TPA, 3:25 pm EMS & 3:23 pm EHS.