Kindergarten enrollment set

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Switzerland County Schools will hold enrollment for children who will be entering kindergarten in the 2017-2018 school year on April 4th and April 11th.

Enrollment for children will be held at Jefferson-Craig Elementary School on Tuesday, April 4th, 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 11th.

To be eligible, a child must be five years old on or before August 1st, 2017.

Parents bringing their child to the kindergarten enrollment should also bring:

– Your child

– A county-issued birth certificate, not one issued from the hospital.

– 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.

– A copy of the child’s social security card is also requested, but is not required.

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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.