Bolles 101 - Lower School
To make it easy for you, we have attempted to put all information for new parents in one place. As always, please feel free to contact us should you have any questions. We are so happy you selected Bolles for your child’s education and look forward to seeing you in person soon!
Lower School Whitehurst and Ponte Vedra Beach Campus Quick Guide
In our quick guide you will find:
- The 2020-21 Academic Calendar
- Contacts and school day schedules and information
- Resources such as communications from the school, what can be found on the school website, campus store, uniforms and lunch purchasing information
- The student/parent handbook — where it can be found and information contained in it
- Maps of our campuses
Lower School Whitehurst and Ponte Vedra Beach Campus Curriculum Guide
In our curriculum guide you will find by grade level:
- All subjects covered
- Information about each subject
- Teaching points
- Goals expected
Lower School Whitehurst and Ponte Vedra Beach Campus Virtual 360 Tours
Get ready for school! Our lower school campuses are beautiful and fun places to learn, and you’ll want to know where to find everything! Our virtual tours are a great place to start – even if you’ve already been on them. You’ll love seeing our amazing Stein Music room on the Bolles Lower School Ponte Vedra Beach Campus or our awesome "Treehouse" - The Arnold Family Outdoor Learning Center on the Bolles Lower School Whitehurst Campus. Come take another peak and get ready for your first day on campus!
Summer Reading, Events and Orientation Days
- June 25 and 26 — Math workshop for students entering Grades 2-5. 9-11a.m., Whitehurst Campus, Copeland Library.
- Thursday, July 30 — New Parent Orientation for Lower School Whitehurst Campus Parents. 8-9:30 a.m., Class of ’46 Alumni Conference Room, Upper School San Jose Campus
- Thursday, July 30 — New Parent Orientation for Lower School Ponte Vedra Beach Campus Parents. 11 a.m.–12 p.m., Ponte Vedra Beach Campus
- Tuesday, August 11 — All New Parents Reception. 6-7:30 p.m., Upper School San Jose Campus
- August 8 — Splash Parties for Pre-Kindergarten, 9–10 a.m. and Kindergarten, 10–11 a.m.
Whitehurst students: Whitehurst Playground. Ponte Vedra Beach Campus Students: Ponte Vedra Hall Lawn.
- Wednesday, August 12 — Meet your Teacher: Whitehurst and Ponte Vedra Beach Campuses, 8- 9:30 a.m.
Over the summer to prepare for the fall, please review the Summer Reading requirements HERE.
We hope this page of information has helped you prepare for your experience at the Bolles Lower School Campuses! We look forward to seeing your child(ren) at our Meet Your Teacher Day, Wednesday August 12, 2020.
If you have any questions, feel free to contact your campus head or me.
Director of Lower School Admission