Two Kennedy students in art class

PreKindergarten and Kindergarten Registration Deadline Changed. Due to the COVID-19 outbreak and school closures, the PreKindergarten and Kindergarten Registration assignment deadline for the school year 2020–2021 has been extended to April 3, 2020. Assignment communication will be sent out to families the week of May 4, 2020.

Kindergarten Registration

New Student Registration Links for the 2020-2021 School Year

Register for the 2020-2021 School Year using this link.

Usando este enlace usted está haciendo la registración para el año escolar actual 2020-2021.

Matricule seu filho para o ano letivo de 2020-2021 usando esta link.

Enskripsyon pou ane eskolè 2020-2021 la sèvi avèk lyen sa–a.


Program Overview

The Somerville Public Schools has Kindergarten classes at all our K-8 Schools, as well as the Capuano Early Childhood Center. The Kindergarten day runs from 8:10am to 2:35pm. High-quality afterschool programming until 5:30pm is available at all sites. Please visit the Somerville Community Schools department page to learn more about the afterschool programming.

 

Registering a Kindergarten student for the 2020-2021 School Year

Information

Kindergarten Registration Flyer for 2020-2021EnglishSpanishPortugueseHaitian Creole 
2020-2021 Registration Information Steps - EnglishSpanishPortugueseHaitian Creole
Residency Requirements Document: EnglishSpanishPortugueseHaitian Creole

Important Dates

November 12, 2019: Kindergarten Registration Information Session. 5:30-6:30 PM at the Capuano Early Childhood Center (150 Glen Street)
November 13, 2019: Kindergarten Registration Information Session.  9 - 10 AM at the Capuano Early Childhood Center 
 
PK-8 School Open Houses/Tours, December 2019:
December 4 & 5, 2019: K-8 School Open Houses. 8:30AM - 1:30 PM. All K-8 Schools in the District
December 4& 5, 2019: Enrollment Office (formerly the Parent Information Center) Open House Coffee Hours. 9 AM-10 AM. Enrollment Office (42 Prescott Street)
 
January 11, 2020: Online Kindergarten Registration Begins
January 13, 2020: Kindergarten Registration Support Session. 8:30AM – 1:30PM  at the Capuano Early Childhood Center (150 Glen Street)
January 14, 2020: Kindergarten Registration Support Session. 8:30AM – 1:30PM  at the Capuano Early Childhood Center (150 Glen Street)
January 15, 2020: Kindergarten Registration Support Session.  2:00-5:00PM at the Healey School (5 Meacham Street)
January 17, 2020: Kindergarten Registration Support Session. at the Enrollment Office (formerly the Parent Information Center) (42 Prescott Street). Requires a scheduled appointment. Please call (617) 629-5670.
February 4, 2020: 8:00AM - 6:00PM. Kindergarten Registration Support at the Enrollment Office (formerly the Parent Information Center) (42 Prescott Street). Requires a scheduled appointment. Please call (617) 629-5670.
 
February 18, 2020: Enrollment Office (formerly the Parent Information Center) starts conducting language assessments for incoming kindergarten students, speakers of other languages.

April 3, 2020: First batch Kindergarten Registration Deadline. 

April 3, 2020: Kindergarten applications are processed in weekly batches.
Week of May 4, 2020: First Batch Kindergarten Assignment Letters mailed home! 

May 20, 2020: Kindergarten Transition Day. 9:30 -11:30AM