Registration Information

 Little Boy on Books

Kindergarten in Carroll County is a full day program. Enrollment in kindergarten is mandatory for children who will be five years of age on or before September 1.  Kindergarten Registration Week will be held  March 31 - April 4, 2014.

 
Acceptable documents for legal proof of birth/age include:
-Birth Certificate                    -Baptismal or church certification
-Hospital certificate              -Parent’s affidavit (Pupil Personnel Worker 
                                                            reviews prior to accepting)
-Physician’s certificate        -Official court document indicating child’s birth 
                                                  date
-Birth registration notice      -Passport/Visa
-Official school record (if mailed, faxed, or if hand-carried and date of birth is confirmed by telephone from sending school)
 
Acceptable documents for proof of residency include:
*a SIGNED lease/rental agreement on a home/apartment in which the parent/legal guardian is currently residing
*a property tax bill from the current fiscal year indicating “Primary Residence”
*a notarized Residence Verification Statement accompanied by an acceptable proof of residency for the owner/lessee of the property
*a Deed (must show house number and street name – plat information is not acceptable)
 
NOTE: The following documents must be dated within 60 day of enrollment:
*a current rent receipt; a recent bill for a service delivered to the residence (e.g., BGE land-line phone, cable, oil, water)
*a mortgage statement/bill
*a SIGNED settlement document
 
Immunization forms, Health Inventory and Dental Health Record needs to be turned in to the main office by August 3. Please be aware that until all required documents are received at the school, your child will not be officially enrolled.
 
If you believe your child is not ready for kindergarten and will be 5 years of age on or before September 1, you may request a waiver seeking approval to exempt him/her for one year. You may obtain the waiver by calling or coming in to the school office.
 
If you have questions about kindergarten, kindergarten orientation, or alternatives to kindergarten, please contact the school where your child will be attending.
 
Kindergarten Information
 
 
School
Kindergarten Registration Hours
Week of March 31 - April 4
Kindergarten Readiness Night
Kindergarten Back to School Night
 
Carrolltowne

 March 31 - 10:30 - 12:00 and 2:00 to 4:00; April 1 thru 4 from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm; one evening on Wednesday April 2 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

 June 5 from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Open House & Back to School - TBD but usually one week prior to start of school.   
 
Charles Carroll
  Individual conferences and assessments will be scheduled   TBD
 
Cranberry Station

Daily 9:30 - 3:00

  TBD - typically the week before school starts
 
Eldersburg
 
 None available
 TBD
 
Ebb Valley

Daily 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and on April 1 from 8 until 6:00 p.m.

TBD TBD
 
Elmer Wolfe
Daily May 7 August 22
 
Freedom
Daily 9:30 to 3:00  TBD  TBD 
 
Friendship Valley
     
 
Hampstead
   

 

 
Linton Springs
 Daily 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. May 19 from 6:30 to 7:30 pm  TBD 
 
Manchester
Daily from 9:00 a.m. to 3:15 p.m    
 
Mechanicsville
 Daily 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Kindergarten Cookies & Conversation - May 12 at 2:30 p.m.  August 21 from 10:00 - 11:00 
 
Parr’s Ridge
   May 12 TBD 
 
Piney Ridge
   Individual conferences and assessments will be scheduled  TBD
 
Robert Moton
 Daily 9:00 to 2:00  TBD TBD 
 
Runnymede

Daily 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Evening hours on April 2 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

May 6 from 6 - 7:30 pm Kindergarten Back to School Night is August 21 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. 
 
Sandymount
Daily 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. May 7 from 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.  August 21 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Volunteer training 6:30 
 
Spring Garden

Daily - 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 K Orientation Night - May 7 from 6 pm to 8 pm First day of school - August 25 
 
Taneytown
Daily 10:30 - 2:30 and evening hours on April 1 from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.   TBD TBD 
 
Westminster

Daily 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on April 1 and 3 evening hours 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. (last appointment will be 7 pm) 

   
 
Wm. Winchester
Daily - Evening hours on 4/1 from 5:00 to 7:00.  TBD TBD
 
Winfield
Daily from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm   TBD TBD