Posted in General, Porters Point School, Union Memorial School

Kindergarten Registration Information

The Colchester School District will be registering new kindergarten students on the following days:

Porters Point School
May 3—9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. & 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
May 4—9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., & 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Union Memorial School
May 16—9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., & 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
May 17—9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. & 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Kindergarten Parent Information Night

Porters Point School
April 27 at 6:30 p.m.

Union Memorial School
May 12 at 6:30 p.m.

This registration is for children who will attend public kindergarten in Colchester during the 2011–2012 school year. Children must be five years old before September 1, 2011. Parents must bring the following items to registration (without this paperwork, your child may not start school):

* Immunization records – Please get a copy now from your child’s doctor and bring it with you at the time of registration. This information is required by the Vermont Department of Health.
* Birth certificate
* Proof of residency

One of the following documents is required to verify residency in Colchester, Vermont:

• A current property tax bill
• Current mortgage papers/closing statement showing a Colchester address and the name of the legal parent/guardian or custodian
• Formal lease showing the name, address, and telephone number of the landlord; Colchester address; and name of lessee
• A notarized letter from the landlord stating the address of the residence being leased and the name(s) of the lessee(s) with the landlord’s address and telephone number

Two of the following documents are required to verify residency in Colchester, Vermont:

• Valid Vermont driver’s license with Colchester address
• Valid Vermont non-driver ID with Colchester address
• Current utility bill in your name with Colchester address
• Valid public aid card
• Bank statement for last or current month (financial information omitted) with Colchester address

On the day of the registration, your child will take part in a two-hour screening.
Parents do not accompany their child during the screening process.
Appointments are required; please call the primary school in your neighborhood to schedule an appointment.

Porters Point School: 264-5920
Union Memorial School: 264-5959