Early Learning

Early Learning

  • Kindergarten Registration

    Kent School District is part of a regional Kindergarten Registration initiative with Seattle, Tukwila, Renton, Highline, Federal Way, and Auburn school districts. Registration in all seven districts begins on January 17, 2017. Registration packets are available at every elementary school in the Kent School District.  
     
     

    Registration Steps

    To register your child for kindergarten, please bring the following items to your boundary elementary school:

    • Records of Immunizations
      Completed and signed Washington State Department of Health Certificate of Immunization Status.

    • Proof of Address
      Acceptable forms of residence/address verification include residential rental or lease agreement, residential utility bill or cable bill no more than one month old that includes the parent/guardian name and address. Please note that a cell phone bill is not an acceptable form of residence/address verification.

    • Student Identification & Proof of Age
      Original or certified copy of birth certificate, or other legal document which include the student’s name and date of birth, such as, passport, court documents, Washington State identification card, adoption papers. More information is available in the Preparing for Kindergarten Parent Guide including physical characteristics and special needs of the five-year-old child. Download this useful document that will help you and your child make the most of the kindergarten year.

    • Proof of Refugee Status
      If you have refugee status, please bring your I-94 and/or Special Immigrant Visa (SIV).