Welcome to Kindergarten!
We are so excited to welcome your student to kindergarten in NKC Schools! We know that as you prepare for your child to begin school, you may have questions. The links on the left provide more information on the many resources and support services available to families throughout the district. For more information specific to your student's school, please visit the Find Your Elementary School page.
Enrollment & Registration
Click below for more information on the kindergarten enrollment process. Enrollment and registration for families who are new to the district and those attending Crestview and Winnwood (our Extended Year schools) opens March 17. Enrollment and registration for students who are returning to the district (have attended NKC Schools pre-K programs) will begin in July.New Students
My child is brand-new to NKC Schools for kindergarten, participated only in Parents as Teachers, or attended the Community Education preschool program.Returning Students
My child attended preschool in NKC Schools.Extended Year
My child will attend Crestview Elementary School or Winnwood Elementary School, beginning their school year in June 2021.
Kindergarten Round-Up: Coming This August to a School Near You!
We can't wait to welcome your family to our district in person at your child's future elementary school! Kindergarten Round-Up is a time for incoming kindergarten students and families to visit the building, meet staff members, and get acquainted. While Round-Up events are normally held in the spring, this year, all Kindergarten Round-Up will take place in August. We look forward to meeting families this fall!
Briarcliff, Chouteau, Davidson, West Englewood: Thursday, August 12, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Chapel Hill, Gashland, Linden West, Meadowbrook, Oakwood Manor: Wednesday, August 11, 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
Bell Prairie, Northview, Rising Hill, Fox Hill, Nashua: Wednesday, August 11, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.
Gracemor, Lakewood, Maplewood, Ravenwood, Topping: Monday, August 16, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.