If your child will be 5 years old by September 15, 2020, please complete and return a Kindergarten Round-Up registration packet by March 2, 2020

NEW FAMILIES

  • Please call Melinda Worthington, Central Registrar, at 641.792.5809 to set up an appointment to register
  • Submit the Kindergarten Round-Up registration packet to the District Office (EJH Beard Administration Center - 1302 First Avenue West, Newton)
  • You will need to bring:
    • a copy of the child's birth certificate
    • immunization records
    • proof of residency
  • Complete online registration (Infinite Campus)

FAMILIES WITH STUDENTS CURRENTLY ENROLLED IN NEWTON SCHOOLS:  

  • Submit the Kindergarten Round-Up registration packet to the District Office or any elementary school (Aurora Heights, Emerson Hough, Thomas Jefferson, Woodrow Wilson)
  • You will need to provide:
    • a copy of the child's birth certificate
    • immunization records (if updated)
  • The Kindergarten student will be added to Infinite Campus by the parent during the re-enrollment process for other currently enrolled students


NEXT STEPS - ALL FAMILIES:

Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - Parent Meeting (6:00 PM) for incoming Kindergarten students

  • Parent Meeting will be held at your child's "neighborhood" school, the school whose boundaries you live in
  • At that time you will find out what Kindergarten Round-Up Session your child will attend and what forms will be required before your child starts Kindergarten
  • Mark your calendar for the Kindergarten Round-Up day and time (and possible conference)


KINDERGARTEN ROUND-UP:

ALL STUDENTS will attend Kindergarten Round-Up at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School (112 Thomas Jefferson Road, Newton)

  • Thomas JeffersonWoodrow Wilson (incoming students):  Monday, March 30, 2020
  • Aurora Heights & Emerson Hough (incoming students):  Monday, April 6, 2020


Kindergarten Round-Up Sessions (you will select preference in packet):

  • 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

There are limited slots in each time frame, and they will be assigned by the date your registration is completed


POST ROUND-UP CONFERENCES:

Monday, April 20, 2020

Teachers will contact  you to set a time, if a conference is needed.


If you have any questions, please contact Melinda Worthington, Central Registrar, at 641.792.5809 or worthingtonm@newtoncsd.org