Students whose birth date falls between Sept. 2 and Dec. 31 may apply forearly admission to kindergarten.
The early admission process involves a screening of your child’s knowledgeand understanding, physical motor skills, communication skills, social/emotional development and an observation in a kindergarten classroom.Early admission screening and classroom observations take place during atwo-week window in April with final decisions in early May. Enrolling a child in kindergarten early is an important decision that may have a long-term impact on their educational progress. Please note that the decision of the screening team is final and cannot be appealed. All children who are ready for early kindergarten will be monitored throughout the fall to determine if their skills reflect the abilities needed to continue in kindergarten.
Students recommended for early admission to kindergarten will be enrolled after all kindergarten-eligible students are placed. Please register for the Early Admission to Kindergarten Screening by Thursday, March 22, 2018. Students will be screened at the Student Placement Center. For more information, please call the Student Placement Center at 651-632-3760.