Kindergarten Registration is now open for the 2020 School Year

Wed, 03/13/2019 - 4:07pm

Kindergarten and New First Grade Registration begins Monday, March 11 through Friday, March 15 atBellows Spring Elementary School. Children who will be five years old as of September 1, 2019 must enroll in Kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school year. Registration will take place daily from
10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. 
No appointment is necessary.  We also are offering evening hours on Wednesday, March 13th  4:00 - 7:00 PM 
  Parents or guardians are to register students at the school serving the address where the child’s parent/guardian resides.

The online registration process is now open. Most of the process can be conveniently completed online. Please visit http://http://https://news.hcpss.org/news-posts/2019/03/2019-2020-kindergarten-registration-online-enrollment-open-completion-in-schools-march-11-15-2019/.  Be sure to register for the 2019-2020 school year.  Please understand that you still must visit our school during the week of March 11-15, 2019 to finalize your registration. You must bring or upload the following documents:

  1. Birth certificate
  2. Current immunization record - must be a print out from the physician and signed
  3. Deed or lease to your home
  4. Current utility bill
  5. Proof of Custody (if applicable)
  6. Photo ID of parent/guardian registering the student (must be presented at the school!)

Please visit the Howard County Public School System website for complete information about enrollment and registration,  https://www.hcpss.org/enroll/kindergarten/. There is also great information on Getting Ready for Kindergarten!

If you have a child currently attending an HCPSS Pre-K program, there is no need to register your student again for Kindergarten. However, please contact Bellows Spring Elementary with your child’s name and where they currently attend Pre-K.