Future Kindergarten Information

  • Welcome to Kindergarten

     

     

    Step #1: Complete Online Registration 

    *Any child who has a legal settlement in Westfield Washington Schools("WWS") and is five (5) years of age on or before August 1st of that year may enroll in the kindergarten program. Please see this link for more information about our Kindergarten Entrance Information policy.

    1.  Using the map/address tool on the registration page please verify which school your child should attend.  During the online registration please select the correct school.

    2.  Click here to register: Student Registration Make sure to select the 21 - 22 school year. 

    3. Create your account (must have a working email address to register) You will NOT be able to go back into your account once you have submitted your registration.  Please have the following documents ready before you start your registration. * Documents needed - these items can be scanned DURING the registration process. * - Birth Certificate, Proof of Residency, Driver's License, and current/updated Immunizations.  

     

    Step #2: Sign up for a Kindergarten Screening Time

    Please sign up for a time for one of our kindergarten teachers to do a basic screening with your child.  This will take approximately 20 minutes and the purpose is to get a sense of your child's readiness for kindergarten.  

    Kindergarten Screening Date & Time this school year will be: May 7, 2021 from 8:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

    Click here to register for a screening time:  Kindergarten Screening Sign-up

     

    Step #3: View our Little Leaves Night Presentation 

    Now that you have registered your child for kindergarten, you will want to learn more about Washington Woods and what to expect in the upcoming year.  This year we have opted to do this virtually.  To view our Little Leaves Night presentation from our Principal Mr. Hakim click on the following:  Little Leaves Night

    Also please feel free to actually walk through what your child can expect in kindergarten, meet our wonderful teachers but... Be sure to click on all of the sound buttons and the videos in this interactive book presentation: Little Leaves - A Day In Kindergarten 

     

    Step #4: Purchase Supplies 

    Option #1:  (Coming Soon) Purchase prepackaged supply kits through the Washington Woods PTO.  If you order a kit, your child's supplies will be delivered straight to his/her teacher's classroom before school starts. The deadline to order is TBD. Please click Here to begin your order.

    Option #2:  If you prefer to shop on your own, you may download a copy of the list:

     21-22 Kindergarten Supply List  

     21 - 22 Kindergarten Supply List - Spanish.

     

    Step #5 - Sign Up for Before and After Care (optional)

    Registration for BAC will begin May 1st, 2021

    If your child will need before and aftercare, please click on the BAC Link to visit the Student Support Services page for the BAC program.  This program is very popular and fills up quickly so sign up today.

     

    Step #6: Fill Out Safe Visitor Background Check

    (Please have this done before the start of school. The process can take 3-4 days after you have submitted your information online.)

    A SafeVisitor background check will be required for anyone who visits our schools, including family members of our students. You may visit the school office without a background check but will need one to enter the building where students are present. 

    You can find the forms and find more information about this program by clicking on the Safe Visitor Link.

     

    Click Here for a copy of the 2021-2022 School Calendar