Britton Deerfield School District
Administrative Guidelines
 

5112A - ADMISSION TO KINDERGARTEN

Kindergarten Registration

The following guidelines shall be followed for the registration of all kindergarten students.

 A.Children must be five (5) years old on or before December 1st.

 B.Children must be registered by their parent(s) or guardian(s). Guardians must present proper certification of legal guardianship and, when applicable, a parent is to provide a copy of any custody arrangements.
  If a birth certificate is not provided, the parent is to complete Form 5111 F1 and submit with the documentary evidence that is provided. If custody has been established by the courts, a copy of the court order must be provided.

 C.Children transferring from another public or private kindergarten who do not meet the age requirements shall not be admitted.

 D.All registrants shall receive a kindergarten screening as determined by the principal.

 E.Final class placement will be made by each respective building principal on the basis of the evaluation mentioned above, a review of the student's records when available, and consultation with the appropriate staff members.

 F.Individual classroom assignments will be made by the building principal.

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