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Staff Halloween Photo
Holmes Cheerleaders Teacher GOS Cheerleaders New Cheer!
Good Sam Supplies
Back to School
Back to School
Madden Pie
Macke and Markel
4th Grade Earthquake
4th Grade Earthquake House
3rd AAC
Students enjoy The Jungle Book
100 Days
Ms. Mitchell and Emmanuel reading together
Secret Santa
Sirens and Sleigbells
KPREP Ceremony
KPREP Ceremony
CARE Closet Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
First Day of School 2018
First Day of School 2018
First Day of School 2018
First Day of School 2018

Kindergarten Transition


Ready, Set, Go!

Getting my Child Ready for Kindergarten

Welcome future kindergarteners and kindergarten parents. We are so excited for you to become a member of the Covington Independent School family.  Below is a list of skills that would be helpful for you and your child to work on over the summer.

  • Hold pencil correctly
  • Identify body parts
  • Say his/her first, middle, and last name
  • Say address
  • Say phone number
  • Identify colors
  • Identify and draw shapes
  • Use scissors
  • Color inside the lines
  • How to hold a book and turn the pages
  • Know that we read and write from left to right
  • Identify all letters, and know how to write them (uppercase and lowercase)
  • Identify the first sound in a word
  • Can tell if 2 words rhyme
  • Count to 20
  • Identify numbers (the symbol 2 means two)
  • Write his or her first name
  • Draw a person
  • Dress self
  • Toilet trained
Glenn O. Swing Elementary School  |  501 W. 19th St.  |  Covington, KY 41014
Phone:859.292.5821  |  Fax:859.655.6937