Kindergarten Registration

WelcomeAcademics 2Elem 1Kindergarten

Kindergarten and Begindergarten (pre-K) Registration for the 2018-2019 school year will be held Tuesday, March 6, 2018, from 9:30 am-2:30 pm and 4 pm-6:30 pm at each elementary school. 
Parents should register their child at their home elementary school, which can be found in the document below. In the event of a snow day on March 6, kindergarten registration will be held on Tuesday, March 28, 2018, from 9:30 am-2:30 pm and 4-6:30 pm at each elementary school.

During the registration event, parents and their child(ren) will be able to meet the school’s principal, take a tour of the school, see the playground and visit a kindergarten classroom. Additionally, the Howell Public Schools Transportation Department will have a school bus at each elementary for children to explore. Students who are registered on March 6, will receive a stuffed animal from their principal.

To Enroll Your Child(ren)

Students must by five years old by September 1, 2018. According to Michigan Law, if a student will not be five years old by September 1, 2018, but will be five years old by December 1, 2018, they may be enrolled in kindergarten if their parent or legal guardian notifies the school district in writing that he or she intends to enroll their child in kindergarten. A Kindergarten Waiver Form is included in the kindergarten registration packet. Packets will be available for pick-up at each elementary school and in the district's Registration Office. Packets also available at registration event.

Items to Bring to Registration Event

  • Child's certified birth certificate

  • All immunization records

  • Vision screening results

  • Proof of residency (one item)

    • Driver's license

    • Current utility bill

    • Purchase or lease agreement 

Kindergarten Curriculum

In kindergarten, students begin to learn reading, writing and mathematics concepts and learning strategies that prepare them for a successful school career.

Find Your Child's Home School 
Kindergarten Registration Packet - Coming Soon

If you have any questions about kindergarten registration or cannot attend the registration event on March 6, please contact Helen in the district's Registration Office at 517.548.6232 or by email

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