Kindergarten students must be 5 years of age on or before Sept. 30 to be eligible to attend Kindergarten. Parents of Kindergarten students should contact the school they are zoned to attend if they are unable to attend registration on May 3. (Byars-Dowdys phone number is 444-6651; Castle Heights Elementary, 444-2483; Coles Ferry Elementary, 443-1946; and Sam Houston Elementary, 444-7494).
All students must have the following prior to school entrance in July:
Certified Birth Certificate (not mothers copy)
Immunization Certificate (from the Health Department or doctor). This includes physical examination
Proof of Residence
Proof of Insurance (Pre-Kindergarten applicants only)
For a quicker registration, parents should bring copies of these documents, in addition to the originals.
The school physical can be obtained during registration if desired. However, parents will need to bring the childs immunization record. Vision screenings, speech evaluations and dental screenings will be provided at no cost.
For additional information, visit the website at www.lssd.org or call 449-6060.