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.
Northern York County School District currently offers a half-day Kindergarten Program for student that turn 5 years of age by September 1 of the given school year.
However, the District Administration and NYCSD School Board are exploring the possibilities of a district wide Full Day Kindergarten Program for all students.
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)
Dillsburg Elementary School - 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM - By appointment only - Click here to schedule a time
May 6, 2020 - Kindergarten Screening Day #2 (Student MUST attend with parent)
NYCSD Administration Office - 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM - By appointment only - Click here to schedule a time
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 - Click here for more information and to register
Other Important Information
Half-Day Kindergarten Hours:
The determination of AM or PM is set annually based on the geographical location of studetns any given school year.
AM-- 8:50 AM to 11:35 AM
PM-- 12:55 PM to 3:40 PM
Modified Kindergarten Hours (2-hour delay):
AM-- 10:50 AM to 12:25 PM
PM-- 1:55 PM 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.