Welcome to Kindergarten! (2022-23 School Year)
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 (2022-2023 School Year)
Click below for more information on the kindergarten enrollment process.
Enrollment for families attending Crestview and Winnwood (our extended year schools) will open March 23, 2022.
Enrollment and registration for families who are new to the district will open later this spring. 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 or my family participated only in Parents as Teachers, not an NKC Schools pre-K 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 2022.
Kindergarten Round-Up: Coming This Spring 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.
Briarcliff, Chouteau, Crestview, Davidson, West Englewood: Tuesday, March 29, 5:30-7:00 p.m.
Chapel Hill, Gashland, Linden West, Meadowbrook, Oakwood Manor: Wednesday, April 6, 6:00-7:30 p.m.
Bell Prairie, Northview, Rising Hill, Fox Hill, Nashua: Thursday, April 7, 5:00-6:30 p.m.
Gracemor, Lakewood, Maplewood, Ravenwood, Topping, Winnwood: Tuesday, April 12, 6:00-7:00 p.m.