Kindergarten registration for Wa-Nee elementary students will begin on Monday, March 1. Please complete the online registration form at the bottom of this page. Information gathered from this form will be distributed to the appropriate school who will send families an email confirmation with details on how to complete the enrollment process. Families with no internet access can contact the school to receive a registration form and more details.
Due to COVID restrictions, an onsite parent meeting will not take place this school year. Instead, a video link will be sent to families introducing you to the kindergarten teachers and other school personnel. This video will provide a glimpse of the daily activities and expectations for our kindergarten students.
Once the enrollment process has been completed, families will be contacted to schedule their child’s Kindergarten assessment. Teachers will be administering the assessment for our incoming kindergarten students at a later date. These assessments will be administered in a 1-on-1 setting.
To be eligible for Kindergarten, a child must be five years of age on or before August 1, 2021.
The following items will also be necessary for completing your child’s enrollment process. These items can be emailed or dropped off at the school:
- Legal Birth Certificate from the County Health Department (we are not permitted to accept hospital birth certificates)
- Immunization (shot) records
- Proof of Residency - Proof of Residency Requirements
The minimum state vaccine requirements for all children newly enrolled in kindergarten are as follows:
- DTaP - 5 DTaP/DTP/DT (Diphtheria, Pertussis and Tetanus) or 4 if the 4th dose was administered on or after the 4th birthday.
- Polio - 4 doses - 3 doses of Polio are acceptable for all grade levels if the third dose was given on or after the 4th birthday and at least 6 months after the previous dose with only one type of vaccine used (all OPV or all IPV).—For students in grades K-9, the final dose must be administered on or after the 4th birthday and be administered at least 6 months after the previous dose.
- MMR – 2 Measles/Mumps/Rubella
- Varicella - 2 doses of Varicella (Chickenpox) vaccine on or after the first birthday or Physician written documentation of history of chickenpox disease, including month and year of disease.
- Hepatitis A - The hepatitis A vaccine is a two-dose series that is routinely recommended beginning at 12 months of age. This two-dose series requires at least six months between doses. This vaccine is safe and effective at preventing hepatitis A, a highly contagious viral liver infection.
- Hepatitis B - 3 doses of Hepatitis B vaccine (third dose must be given on or after 24 weeks of age and no earlier than 16 weeks after the first dose).