February - Kindergarten Registration Opens
- Kindergarten Readiness Guide
- All incoming 2023 Kindergarten students need to enroll through the ISD New Student Enrollment website
March - Your students completed registration is needed for scheduling a Kindergarten screener
Kindergarten Screener will be in March or April
- Your neighborhood school will contact you
- Parents attend the screener with your child
- The screener is reading (letters, sounds and a few words)
- This screener will give your child's Kindergarten teacher data to get to know your child for the August family connection meetings
March 15: Informational Event - Kindergarten families new to US public school System - Presented by ISD Family Partnership Staff
- Information Shared: Differences between US and other countries school systems / General classroom / Transportation / Lunch / On-site before and after school care programs
- Each elementary school will host a specific event to welcome kindergarten families
- Presented by ISD Family Partnership staff in English, Spanish, and Chinese. View event recording.
August - September Events to Note:
August 10, 2023 - 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
“Come, ride along” on the Yellow School Bus - Optional
- Visit the ISD Kindergarten Transportation webpage to register.
Route Information: New students registered in the ISD by August 1st will be able get route information by the end of August. Go to the online bus system.
Online Enrollment Verification Process (EVP) - TBD (Required of All ISD families)
- All Families with children registered in the ISD will need to complete this process via Skyward. Details to follow in the Weekly Bulletin.
“Tools4Schools” - Optional
- “Tools4Schools” An event that provides free backpacks and school supplies for families who need financial assistance. Check website for more information and to register.
August 29, 2023 - First Day of school for grades 1-12
** August 29, 30 and 31 Kindergarten families will be invited to a family connection meeting with your student's Kindergarten teacher during the first three school calendar days. This meeting is required.
September 1, 2023 - First Day of school for Kindergarteners
Need help enrolling your child at school? Have questions about school? (English)
¿Necesita ayuda registrando sus hijos en la escuela? ¿Tiene preguntas acerca de la escuela? (Spanish)
자녀를 학교에 등록하는 데 도움이 필요하십니까? 학교에 대한 질문이 있습니까? (Korean)
Вам нужна помощь в зачислении ребенка в школу? У вас есть вопросы о школе? (Russian)
Quý vị cần trợ giúp ghi danh cho con em mình tại trường học? Quý vị có câu hỏi về trường học? (Vietnamese)
هل تحتاج إلى مساعدة في تسجيل طفلك في المدرسة؟ هل لديك أسئلة عن المدرسة؟ (Arabic)
جهت ثبت نام فرزند تان در مدرسه به کمک نیاز دارید؟ درباره مدرسه سوالی دارید؟ (Farsi)
Чи потрiбна вам допомога в реєстрації вашої дитини в школу? Чи маєте якiсь питання про школу? (Ukrainian)