Two Kennedy students in art class

Enroll Now!

Priority Enrollment Period: January 4, 2023 – February 24, 2023

  • Register for the 2023-2024 School Year using this link: English
  • Usando este enlace usted está haciendo la registración para el año escolar actual 2023-2024: Español
  • Matricule seu filho para o ano letivo de 2023-2024 usando esta link: Português
  • Enskripsyon pou ane eskolè 2023-2024 la sèvi avèk lyen sa-a: Kreyòl Ayisyen


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 8:10 a.m. to 2:35 p.m. High-quality afterschool programming until 5:30 p.m. is available at all sites. Please visit the Somerville Community Schools department page to learn more about the school-based afterschool program, which has a separate enrollment process and sliding scale fees.

Kindergarten Enrollment Timeline, 2023-2024 School Year

Kindergarten registration information mailed to families with children 5 years of age by August 31, 2023 the week of November 7, 2022.

Registration Information Sessions

Watch a video to learn about SPS Enrollment in English, Spanish, Portuguese or Haitian Creole

PreK - 8 School Open Houses and Tours:

  • November 30, December 8 & 13, 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Learn more about our schools by looking below at the Open House webpage for slideshows, visiting school websites, and talking to school liaisons

Online Registration begins for 2023-2024 school year on January 4, 2023. 

Registration assistance for any grade requires a scheduled appointment at the Enrollment Office (8 Bonair Street). Please call 617-629-5670. The office is open Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. -  4:00 p.m. and the last appointment starts at 3:00 p.m.

Registration deadline for participating in the first batch of school assignments is February 24, 2023. 

School assignment letters or emails sent out by Enrollment Office for first batch kindergarten placements the week of March 20, 2023.