2020-21 Kindergarten Enrollment - for printable instructions click here
KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION FOR THE 2020-21 SCHOOL YEAR WILL OPEN ON FEBRUARY 1, 2020!
Please be careful and choose the 2020-21 Kindergarten Registration Form if you are enrolling a student for the Fall of 2020.
Beginning with the 2020-21 school year, Northern York County School District will begin offering a full-day Kindergarten Program for students that turn 5 years of age by September 1 of the given school year. Please plan to attend our Informational Forum on March 5 for details on the new program.
However, the Superintendent will have the authority to grant an exception to a requesting parent/guardian who wishes to enroll his/her child in a partial Kindergarten program with the understanding that mid-day transportation will be the responsibility of the parent/guardian.
Please follow this link for more information about the proposed Full Day Kindergarten program and to share your thoughts.
2020 Dates to Remember
February 1, 2020 - Sapphire online registation form opens.
Click here for direction on how to create a registration account.
March 5, 2020 - Kindergarten Information Forum (Students do not need to attend)
Northern High School Cafeteria - 7:00-8:30 PM - Click here for more information
April 4, 2020 - Kindergarten Screening Day #1 (Student MUST attend with parent)
CANCELED DUE TO EXTENDED SCHOOL CLOSURE.
May 6, 2020 - Kindergarten Screening Day #2 (Student MUST attend with parent)
CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19.
April 16, 23, 30, and May 7, 2020 - Ready Freddy - Kindergarten Transition (An adult MUST attend these sessions with the student)
Dillsburg Elementary School - 6:30-8:00 PM - Free but registration is required -
CANCELED DUE TO COVID-19.
Other Important Information
Full-Day Kindergarten Hours: 9:00 AM to 3:40 PM
Modified Kindergarten Hours (2-hour delay): 11:00 AM to 3:40 PM
Class Placement/Busing Assignment:
A letter will be mailed the beginning of August providing information regarding the assigned session, busing information, and teacher assignments. This information will also be communicated via the Parent Portal.
An orientation for incoming kindergarten students is typically held one evening the week prior to instruction beginning. This orientation gives the students an opportunity to visit the classrooms, as well as ride the bus. Parents attend orientation with their child (no siblings please). A building wide Back-to-School night will also be held in September. More information regarding these events will be posted on each buildings' website closer to the first day of school.