New Castle News

January 20, 2014

Union sets kindergarten, pre-K registration

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — Registration for kindergarten and pre-K students in the Union school district will be March 27 and 28.

To enter the pre-kindergarten program, children must live in the district and be 4 years old before Oct. 1. They will be screened March 27 at the elementary school.

Screenings of students who are not already enrolled in the pre-K program but will be entering kindergarten, will be March 28.

To enter kindergarten, children must be 5 years old before Oct. 1.

Parents must provide proof of residence as well as the child’s birth certificate and immunization record on registration day.

Parents are asked to call the elementary school at (724) 652-6683 as soon as possible to schedule an appointment.

Packets containing an appointment day and time, along with registration and health history forms, will be mailed to parents. These forms are to be completed and must accompany the parent and child on the day of the appointment, along with other required documents.