bus  Back To School Information 2019-2020 back to school 

The first day of school is Tuesday, September 3rd! 

The student school day is 9:25 a.m. – 3:50 p.m. Students will be able to enter the building at 9:10a.m.


Please use the information on this page to help prepare for the new school year.

All of our Back To School information will be available from the links below. Printed copies of the documents will be available in the Main Office. Summer office hours are 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 


Sneak Peek:  Friday, August 30th, at 11:00 a.m.  Meet your teachers for the new school year!


New Family Orientation for students new to Wayside:  Friday, August 30th, at 10:15 a.m. in the All Purpose Room


Patrol Meeting:  Friday, August 30th, at 11:45 a.m. in the Media Center.


From Wayside: 

Administrator Welcome Back-to-School Letter  


Parent Checklist - Getting Ready for the 2019-2020 School Year   


On-line format of Parent Handbook for 2019 - 2020


 Class Lists

NEW 4th and th grade Math class teacher assignments

Important class list message for 3rd grade families


School Supply List: Individual Student Organizational Tools and Supplies, 2019-2020


Back-to-School Nights are scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 10 (K, 1, 2, SCB, PEP) and Wednesday, Sept. 11 (3, 4, 5)

From MCPS:

Bus Route Information:

Lunch Information:

Please use the link below to register for your child's lunch money account


School Calendar: Link to MCPS calendar.


From the Wayside PTA:


Wayside Waves: Essential communication between school and home. 

Rewards Programs:

A variety of vendors offer reward programs for schools.  Use the links below to register your shopping cards to benefit Wayside.

Giant Food Stores: Wayside ES #00765

Harris Teeter Food Stores: Wayside ES #7932

Safeway Food Stores: Wayside ES #6584159

Please register by September 15, 2019!