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Stonington Public Schools' registration for kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school year will be held Friday, March 22, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., and Tuesday, March 26, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the District Administration Building at 49 N. Stonington Road, Old Mystic.

To register, call the school secretary at Deans Mill School at 860-535-2235 or West Broad Street School at 860- 599-5633.

Registration will be by appointment and will take about 30 minutes. Children do not need to be present.

To be eligible for kindergarten, a child must be 5 years old on or before Jan. 1, 2020. State Law requires students to register for school by age 6.

Parents who are unsure about their child’s readiness for kindergarten should contact Deans Mill School Principal Jennifer McCurdy at jmccurdy@stoningtonschools.org or West Vine Street School/West Broad Street School Principal Alicia Dawe at adawe@stoningtonschools.org to discuss enrollment options.

Documents required for registration include:

  1. Proof of residency (a signed lease agreement or mortgage; a current utility bill, such as electric, phone or cable; or, a driver’s license or car registration)

  2. Child’s birth certificate or passport

  3. Legal guardianship papers (if applicable)

  4. Custody papers (if applicable)

  5. Kindergarten health assessments must be completed prior to entry into school. All kindergarten physicals must be completed between January 1st and Dec 31st of the calendar year the child starts school. If the exam was done prior to January 1st, entry to school is accepted until a new physical exam is completed one year from the date of the last physical to remain compliant in school. Please bring documentation of the child's most recent physical to registration.

  6. Immunizations records

  7. Lead screening results: Universal blood lead testing is mandated in Connecticut. Children are tested between 9 months and 36 months of age. Proof of testing is required prior to the start of school and should be documented on physical exam form.

  8. For health-related questions, please contact the school nurse.

Class placement will not be available until all registration requirements are met.

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