How and When to Register for Kindergarten 2019-20
NEW FOR 2019-20
We have moved to a new online registration format. Paper packets will no longer be sent out.
To begin the process please consult the School Finder to determine which school serves your address, and for directions to the school. Then fill out the 2019-2020 Registration Form (form will be available mid-January). You may save your information and return to the form if needed. Once the form has been submitted online please bring copies of all required residency documentation (see below) to the school that serves your address.
What documents will I need to provide to register my child?
- Your child's original birth certificate or passport and a copy
- Evidence of legal residence -- 4 proofs required
- Signed rental lease or proof of ownership--contract to purchase, warranty deed, mortgage deed.
- Two different current utility bills that shows family at the address of residence (no cell phone bill)
- Photo ID - Current drivers license at the address of residence, or Passport
- All families are required to sign the New Enrollee Verification of Residence form
When to Register?
Kindergarten Parent Orientation will be held at each elementary school on Tuesday, March 5 at 9:00 a.m. Please attend the session at the school in your child's attendance area. This meeting is for parents only - it would be helpful if you made other plans for your children.
When will the orientation process begin?
Online registration should be completed prior to Kindergarten Orientation. Please bring all required documentation when you attend the Orientation on Tuesday, March 5, 2019.
When is my child eligible to attend kindergarten?
To be eligible to enter kindergarten in September 2019, children must turn five years old on or before January 1, 2020.
Will my child be able to visit his/her school?
At the Orientation on March 5, parents will sign-up for a visitation ("Mini-Kindergarten") for their child which will occur on the following dates in May 2019:
Coleytown Elementary School: Tuesday 5/14: 9:15-10:15 and 1:00 - 2:00 and Wednesday 5/22: 9:15 - 10:15 and 1:00 - 2:00
Long Lots Elementary School: Tuesday 5/14: 9:00 - 10:00 and 1:00 - 2:00 and Wednesday 5/22: 9:00 - 10:00 and 1:00 - 2:00
Kings Highway Elementary School: Monday 5/20: 9:00 - 10:00 and 12:30 - 1:30 and Wednesday 5/22: 9:00 - 10:00 and 12:30 - 1:30
Greens Farms School: Wednesday 5/15: 9:00 - 10:00 and 1:30 - 2:30 and Thursday 5/16: 9:00 - 10:00
Saugatuck Elementary School: Tuesday 5/14: 9:00 - 10:00 and 12:30 - 1:30 and Thursday 5/23: 9:00 - 10:00 and 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.