McGraw Elementary

An IB World School

Registration, School of Choice and Open Houses

The following events are being offered for parents of prospective students to learn more about McGraw and the IB Primary Years Program (PYP):
Information Evenings:

Poudre School District PYP Parent Information Evening: 

Parent Open House: Thursday, January 10, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm (tours for students/families of prospective students to view our school in action, led by current McGraw parents and students)

McGraw Kindergarten Information Evening: Tuesday, January 15, 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Thursday, January 17, from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm is Kindergarten Registration for Poudre School District (PSD). Parents of all incoming Kindergarten students who live in the attendance area of a PSD neighborhood school are required to register their child at that school. To find out if you live in McGraw's attendance area please visit​.

Children must be at least five years old by September 15 to attend Kindergarten in Colorado public schools during the 2019-2020 school year. When you go to your neighborhood school to register your child, please bring your child's birth certificate and up-to-date immunization record, and proof of residency (any official document that lists your home address).

The PSD School of Choice Application Deadline for elementary schools for the 2019-2020 school year is Friday, January 18. Applications must be submitted by no later than 12:00 pm (noon) on that date. Applications for school of choice must be completed online, not at the school site. Please visit to access the application and for details about School of Choice in PSD.

Contact the McGraw office at 970-488-8335 with questions about school tours, registration or school of choice. Please contact Paul Schkade at with questions about the Primary Years Program at McGraw.

McGraw New Student Registration: August 2019
Parents/guardians of all new Poudre School District (PSD) students who live in the McGraw attendance area are required to go to McGraw to register their child/children on the new student registration days in August between 8:00 and 4:00 pm. Visit the following web page to find out if you are living in the McGraw attendance area:

You need to bring the following items with you to complete the registration process, which should take about 30 minutes: copy of birth certificate/s of the child/children being registered, proof of residency, and up-to-date immunization records for the child/children being registered.