Per state law, students must be 5 years old on or before August 15, 2020 to enroll in Kindergarten. However, students who will not turn 5 on or before August 15, 2020 may be considered for early entrance into Kindergarten. Please use the information below to determine if your child may be eligible for early entrance into Kindergarten for the 2020-21 school year.
Consideration For Early Entrance Into Kindergarten
If the student reaches age 5 by August 15, 2020, this meets the Kindergarten age requirement, and early entry screening Is
If the student is not 5 by August 15, 2020, but will be 5 by September 30, 2020, the student is eligible for early kindergarten
entry screening (See details on early entry screening below.)
If the student will not turn 5 until after September 30, 2020, he/she must wait until fall 2021 to begin
Early Entry Kindergarten Readiness Screening
The early entry screening process includes an individual face-to-face assessment administered by SCS personnel (approx. 30 min.). Potential students must also meet the minimum score
requirement to be granted early entry into Kindergarten.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and ongoing District closure, early entry screening for Kindergarten
may not begin until later in the summer. We will update this website when specific screening dates have been determined.