Enroll Now for Kindergarten 2017-2018!
All-Day, Every-Day KindergartenForest Lake Area Schools provides all-day, every-day kindergarten at all of our elementary schools at no cost to families.If your child will be five years old by September 1, 2017, you may enroll your child in kindergarten for 2017-2018 at any time by downloading and completing the enrollment forms and submitting them to your child's school, or feel free to make an appointment at the district Welcome Center by calling 982-8106.
For more information on kindergarten in Forest Lake Area Schools and all of the great opportunities for our new students, click here or contact your local elementary school principal.Spanish ImmersionDid you know that we also offer a Spanish Immersion option beginning in kindergarten? Go to the Spanish Immersion page to learn more.Kindergarten Round-Up 2017:This year's Kindergarten Round Up will take place on the same day at all of our elementary schools. The date this year is Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017. In order to accommodate family schedules, parents can choose either of two possible times to attend this event. One session will be held at 1:30 p.m. for parents who are available during the day, and another session will be held at 6:00 p.m. for parents who prefer an evening session.
Kindergarten Round Up will be an informational event for parents only. Later in the spring, the schools will be hosting a separate event that will include our incoming kindergarten students. Please check with your child's school for more information on the dates and times of that spring event.You do not need to attend Kindergarten Round-up to enroll your child in kindergarten for 2017-2018. You may download and complete the enrollment forms and submit them to your child's school at any time.
You must have the following information when registering your child for kindergarten:
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- Original birth certificate
- Immunization record
Early Entrance to KindergartenIf your child will turn five years old between September 2, 2017, and October 31, 2017, and exhibits social/emotional, intellectual, academic, and language skills you see as indicating readiness for kindergarten, you may apply to have your child screened for early entrance to kindergarten in Forest Lake Area Schools.Screening will occur on April 12, 2017, and the cost for screening is $350.00. The last day for submitting an application will be April 3, 2017. Contact Joy Mouch at firstname.lastname@example.org or 651-982-8155 for more information.
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