KINDERGARTEN IN THE MSBSD
Kindergarten is full dayIf you would like to register your student in the Mat-Su Borough School District, follow the new student registration process. Read more information in the Kindergarten Early Entry Letter.How old does my child have to be?A child who turns five years of age (Kindergarten) or six years of age (first grade) on or before September 1, of the current year, is eligible to attend Mat-Su schools. If you have questions, please call the Office of Instruction at 746-9212.Kindergarten Registration InformationAfter registering online, new students, including incoming Kindergartners, should provide the following to your school before you can start classes:
- Birth certificate
- Immunization record in compliance with the State of Alaska School Immunization Requirements
- Health registration form
- Verification of physical address
For more information, read the Kindergarten Early Entry Letter from the Office of Instruction.When does Kindergarten start?The first day of school for Kindergarten students for school year 2018-2019 is Thursday, August 23, 2018. The first week of school (August 16-22) is reserved for Kindergarten Roll-in, a state-mandated assessment of every incoming Kindergarten student. Parents of kindergarten students should register their children during scheduled online registration (see above). After registration, schools will contact parents to schedule Roll-in appointments. Parents should expect to spend up to an hour with their child and his/her teacher at the Roll-in appointment.For school contact info please click here and choose the school in which you are interested.
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