Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten registration for Arlington Public Schools now open for the 2024-25 School Year!Kindergarten

Kindergarten registration for families in Arlington Public Schools is now open for the 2024-25 school year. New Arlington families may register their child at this link. Existing Arlington families can register their kindergartner in Family Access.

To be eligible for next year’s kindergarten program, a child must be at least five years old by Aug. 31, 2024. The following documents are required to register your child for kindergarten:

• Immunization records. The following are the only types of immunization documentation that may be accepted:
o A Certificate of Immunization Status (CIS) printed from the Immunization Information System (IIS);
o A physical copy of the CIS form with a healthcare provider’s signature;
o A physical copy of the CIS form with accompanying medical immunization records from a healthcare provider verified and signed by school staff; or
o A CIS printed from MyIR
• Proof of residency (power/utility 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

The deadline to apply for early entrance to kindergarten is Wednesday, May 1st. Early entrance applies to students who turn five from Sept. 1 to Oct. 15. The early entrance application form is available on the district website.

Please contact Karl Olson, Director of Categorical Programs, at
[email protected] if you have questions about early entrance to kindergarten.

Check out this YouTube video to learn why it's important to enroll your child in kindergarten!