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NEW Slide Show Presentation about Kindergarten Registration.

Kindergarten Flyer about the 2021-2022 School Year Registration Process in English, Spanish, Portuguese, Haitian Creole.

2021-2022 Enrollment Information

Online Registration links will be posted here on January 12, 2021. 

Kindergarten 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.

Kindergarten Enrollment Schedule

Week of November 9, 2020. Kindergarten registration information mailed to families with children 5 years of age by August 31, 2021.
November 16, 9:00 - 10:30am and November 17, 5:30 - 7:00pm. Registration Information Sessions. See 2021-2022 Kindergarten Flyers for meeting links.
TBD. PreK - 8 School Open Houses and Tours. These will be virtual open house events and information is evolving. Please visit the Virtual Open House Center for more information. 
January 12, 2021. Online Registration begins for 2021-2022 school year. Assignments made in June.
January 12, 2021. Phone registration support begins. Please call 617-629-5670 to schedule an appointment.
TBD. Language assessments for incoming kindergarten students who speak other languages.
March 18, 2021. Registration deadline for participating in the first batch of school assignments.
April 1, 2021. Kindergarten applications processed weekly.
Week of April 19, 2021. Enrollment Center emails or mails out first batch Kindergarten school assignment letters.
TBD. Kindergarten Transition Day.

Current School Year Enrollment Information

Registration Links: Current 2020-2021 School Year

This information is for families enrolling a student in the Current School Year.

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