Maimonides School

Getting Ready for the 2019-20 School Year

Getting ready for the first day of school is exciting! We also recognize that there is a lot to know and do. To make it as easy as possible for you, we have put everything in one place.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at

Here is a printable checklist for your convenience.

Things to Do

Log in to My BackPack to fill out student information forms and other required family information.
Please note: Forms need to be submitted by August 5
Complete student health information in SNAP, our Parent Health Portal
Please note: Information must be entered by August 5
Remind your children to complete Summer Reading and Summer Skills 

Get Books and Supplies for the new school year

 Order Rosh Chodesh Pizza and Hot Lunches for your Early Childhood Center and Elementary School students

Back to School Fee Form is no longer available online.  Contact Arline Tannenbaum with any questions.

Sign Up for After-School Programs
Mark your calendars (Important dates!)
Lice Checks:
  • Early Childhood Center through Grade 5: 
    Thursday, August 29 and Tuesday, September 3 - times will be announced later this summer
  • Early Childhood Center: Forms to sign up for individual and small group timeslots will be posted later this summer
  • Kindergarten classroom visit: Tuesday, September 3, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
  • Grades 1-5 classroom visits: Tuesday, September 3, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
  • Grade 6 and new Middle School students: Tuesday, September 3
  • Grade 9: Wednesday, September 4
  • New Upper School students (grades 10-12): Tuesday, September 3

Sports Tryouts for Grades 7-12:
Sports tryouts will take place August 26-28

Welcome Breakfasts for new families:
  • K-12 parents - Wednesday, September 4 at 8:15 a.m.
  • ECC parents - Tuesday, September 10 at 8:00 a.m.
PTA Events:
Details will be announced later this summer

Things to Know

Welcome Letters for Early Childhood Center and Elementary School

Class Lists for Elementary School
Class lists will be shared with parents in late August.

Resources for parents on our new website
Please familiarize yourself with our Parent Portal  -- this is where you will find school calendars, directories, handbooks, and other important resources and information all year long!
Please contact with any questions about our website.
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