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Kindergarten Registration for 2014-2015

KINDERGARTEN PRE-REGISTRATION

 

Kindergarten pre-registration for the 2014-2015 school year in the Garnet Valley School District will be held from January 27-31, 2014. All district students attend Concord Elementary School for kindergarten classes.  Pre-registration packets will be picked up at Concord Elementary School. Students who reside in the Bethel Springs Elementary attendance area begin attending Bethel Springs in first grade.

The pre-registration packets may be picked up at Concord Elementary between 10:00 AM and 2:00 PM according to the first letter of the family last name.  The schedule is:

A-E on Monday, Jan.27

F-L on Tuesday, Jan 28
M-R on Wednesday, Jan.29
S-Z on Thursday, Jan. 30
Make-up Day on Friday, Jan.31

In order to pick up your pre-registration packet, parents/guardians must bring the following information to Concord:

Original State Birth Certificate (child must be 5 years of age by September 10, 2014), Immunization Records (child’s name and birth date must be on the record), Current Proof of Residence – one of the following: Deed, Signed Settlement Statement, Signed Lease Agreement, Agreement of Sale (expected date of settlement must be indicated - signed settlement statement will be required when available), Recent Real Estate Tax Statement (2013), most recent Mortgage Statement (End of Year Statement or January 2014) or Certificate of Occupancy (only if name and address are listed).

The forms in the pre-registration packet will be completed at home and then returned to Concord Elementary during the week of March 3, following the electronic registration. Packets may be returned any day from March 4 to 7 between 10:00AM and 2:00PM.

There will also be a Kindergarten Readiness Meeting on Thursday, March 13, 2014, in the Concord Gym at 7:00PM. Parents and guardians are invited to come hear about readiness, expectations, and the kindergarten program.

 

ELECTRONIC PROCESS FOR FORMAL REGISTRATION

Parents/guardians will be given a code and detailed instructions for logging on to the school website when the pre-registration packets are distributed.  The code will be required in order to complete the on-line registration.  On-line registration is scheduled to begin at 7:00 PM on Wednesday, February 12, 2014.  If parents or legal guardians do not have access to a computer, the computer lab at Concord Elementary School will be open that evening from 6:45 PM until 7:15 PM. NOTE---Multiple entries on the same code will invalidate your registration.

Additional questions regarding the kindergarten registration process should be directed to Mrs. Donna Watkins at Concord Elementary School at 610-579-6100.