Kindergarten Enrollment Information
Kinder Enrollment will begin on March 1st, 2023! To register your child, contact your neighborhood boundary school. You can learn more about your boundary school HERE. To enroll your child, you must complete the following.
Four Steps To Registration
1. Complete enrollment packet
The packet can be picked up at any school or the Student & Family Center (105 N 4th Ave)
2. Submit proof of address
A utility bill within one month (cable, internet, water/sewer/garbage, lease agreement, gas, power)
3. Provide age documentation
Birth certificate or hospital/physicians certificate
4. Submit immunization records
Medically verified immunization record printed from doctor's office
Question: What are the documents needed for enrollment?
Answer: Requirements to accompany enrollment packet - birth certificate, medically verified immunizations, current utility bill within one month span
Question: How can I confirm my child's boundary school?
Answer: If you have a question about your child's boundary school, please contact our main line at (509) 573-7021.
Question: Where do I deliver my completed enrollment documents?
Answer: Completed enrollment packets must be turned in to their boundary school.
Question: Where do I get the documents to enroll my child?
Answer: Parents can pick up enrollment packets from any elementary school or the Student & Family Center at 104 N 4th Ave.
Question: Can anyone enroll their child?
Answer: Students must reside within Yakima School District boundaries to enroll.
Question: What if my child has a sibling that is also in a Yakima School District elementary school?
Answer: Siblings can attend the same school unless the sibling is a current 5th grader because they leave for middle school.
Question: When does the sibling rule not apply?
Answer: If a student attends a particular school for the program(Special Services), the sibling rule does not apply.
Question: How old does my child need to be to enter kindergarten?
Students must be 5 by August 31 - If they miss the deadline by days or months please reach out to Rita Pilgrim (5988) for testing options
Question: Where can my child be enrolled for kindergarten?
Answer: Students must enroll in their boundary school
Kindergarten enrollment will begin at your neighborhood school during school hours on March 1, 2023.