Chester Kindergarten Registration for the 2019-2020 School Year
Do you have or know a child who lives in the Chester Union Free School District and will be age five (5) by December 1, 2019? If so, this child is eligible to begin kindergarten in September.
Students must be five years old on or before December 1st to start school. There are no exceptions.
If you have not already contacted Chester Elementary School, please contact Debra Lys at firstname.lastname@example.org or 469-2178 ext 2202 to request a registration packet. Packets will be mailed the first week of March.
Important Dates to Remember:
Kindergarten Registration will be held by appointment only April 1 - April 12
Kindergarten Orientation will be Wednesday, May 15, 2019 from 9:30 am to 11:00 am
Kindergarten screening will be held by appointment only May 28, 29, 30, & 31, 2019
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