Kindergarten Registration

2020-21 Kindergarten Registration opens Feb. 24

Kindergarten registration for families in Arlington Public Schools opens Monday, Feb. 24 for the 2020-21 school year. Families may go to the office of their neighborhood school to complete a registration packet. Each elementary school will hold a kindergarten orientation night on May 13 at 6 p.m.

To be eligible for next year’s kindergarten program, a child must be at least five years old by Aug. 31, 2020. The following documents are required to register your child for kindergarten:

  • Immunization records. The following are the new types of immunization documentation that can be accepted:
    • A Certificate of Immunization Status (CIS) printed from the Immunization Information System (IIS);
    • A physical copy of the CIS form with a healthcare provider’s signature;
    • A physical copy of the CIS form with accompanying medical immunization records from a healthcare provider verified and signed by school staff; or
    • A CIS printed from MyIR
  • Proof of residency (power bill or the first page of a lease or purchase and sale agreement will meet the criteria of proof of residency)
  • Your child’s birth certificate or other official forms of documentation

Registration forms can be picked up from elementary school offices or from the district website:

For additional information, contact Director of Early Childhood Education and Categorical Programs, Terri Bookey, at 360-618-6210.