Switzerland County Schools will hold enrollment for children who will be entering kindergarten in the 2016-2017 school year on April 5th and April 12th.
Enrollment for children will be held at Jefferson-Craig Elementary School this Tuesday, April 5th, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
For students who will attend Switzerland County Elementary School, the registration will be held from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Tuesday, April 12th.
To be eligible, a child must be five years old on or before August 1st, 2016.
Parents bringing their child to the kindergarten enrollment should also bring:
– Your child
– An official birth certificate. This is one issued by the county/state health department.
– The child’s up to date immunization record.
Immunizations that are required include: five doses of DTaP; four doses of polio; two doses of the Hepatitis A vaccine; three doses of Hepatitis B vaccine; two MMR (measles, mumps, rubella); two doses of Varicella (chicken pox) or physician documentation of disease history, including the month and year that the child had chicken pox.
Anyone having any questions about kindergarten enrollment may contact Switzerland County Elementary School at (812) 534-3128; or Jefferson-Craig Elementary School at (812) 427-2170.