Kindergarten Pre-Registration Scheduled March 28 & 29
For parents of children who will start kindergarten in the fall
The Emporia Public Schools will host Kindergarten Pre-Registration March 28 & 29 for parents whose children will start kindergarten in August. Children who will be 5 years old on or before Aug. 31, 2016, are eligible to attend kindergarten. The district offers full-day kindergarten at all elementary schools.
Parents who have children who will start school in August are asked to call their neighborhood school so pre-registration forms can be mailed prior to the sessions. Two sessions will be held for parents at Mary Herbert Education Center, 1700 W. 7th Ave.
- Monday, March 28, 6:00 pm
- Tuesday, March 29, 10:00 am
Child care will be provided and Spanish interpreters will be available.
Personnel from all the elementary schools will be represented and parents will have a chance to speak with the principals. Parents will receive information about enrollment requirements, transportation services, the school lunch program and school health services.
Parents will be asked to complete a student information form and provide copies of their child’s birth certificate and immunization records. Before school starts Aug. 17, the school will need a copy of a physical completed and signed by the doctor anytime after Aug. 1, 2015.
The schools will host Kindergarten Orientations at 4 pm and 5 pm Monday, Aug. 15, 2016, and parents and students will meet their teachers and visit classrooms.
For more information, call the neighborhood school or Mary Herbert Education Center, 341-2200.