Starting kindergarten is an exciting time for you and your child and we want the sign-up process to go as smoothly as possible for your family.

Kindergarten sign-up begins on February 15, 2021 for all families.  Your child must be five years old on or before September 15 to be eligible. Find the information you need to start enrollment below.


Everyone is required to provide the following documents:*

  • Birth certificate;
  • Immunization records;
  • Photo ID;
  • Resident verification (may include, but not limited to: recent utility bill, current vehicle registration, recent DHS paperwork, signed lease agreement or notarized letter from your landlord.)

*All documentation must be received before sign-up can be completed.


Please visit the Welcome Center located at 1000 Porter Avenue with all the above listed documents to enroll your student(s). If you have any questions, the Welcome Center can be contacted at 242-7371.

Monday through Friday: 8:00 to 4:30 PM

To better assist families, The Welcome Center will work the following extended hours:
Tuesday, July 20: 8:00 to 6:30 PM
Thursday, July 22: 8:00 to 6:30 PM
Tuesday, July 27: 8:00 to 6:30 PM
Thursday, July 29: 8:00 to 7:00 PM

August 9 – 26, the Welcome center will have extended hours Monday – Thursday from 8:00 AM to 6:30 PM. Friday hours are 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

Families may call 515-242-7371 with any questions about the kindergarten sign-up process.