Kindergarten registration for the 2020-2021 school year is now open.
Please register your child by February 1, 2020.
If your child was born in 2016, they can start Kindergarten in September 2020
You can get registration forms at your local school, in January 2020, or you can download and print the forms listed below:
Please take the forms to your local school in January 2020.
You will also need these documents:
- Proof of child’s age: birth certificate/passport/baptismal/faith record
- Proof of address (any two of the following documents): lease or deed, car registration, utility bill, residential telephone bill, moving bill, property tax bill, bank statement, credit card statement, correspondence with a government agency
- Proof of child’s citizenship: birth certificate or passport, Record of Landing (IMM 1000)or Permanent Resident Card
- Proof of custody: if you are not the parent and your child is under 18 you must provide proof of custody (court order)
Contact the school Principal/Vice-principal if you require accessibility accommodations in order to register your child for school. Find your home school through our Find my Local School page. Enter your address in the “Find a School" search box. In addition, please ensure to review our
School Boundary Maps.
Coming May 2020: Kindergarten Parent Orientation Evenings
Your child’s new school will let you know when they are holding their Kindergarten Parent Orientation Evening. You will have the chance to meeting other families and staff, get information about school, Kindergarten classroom routines, hear about a "typical" day in Kindergarten.
First Day of School
Kindergarten students start school on the first day of school. Parents may contact their child's school to arrange a visit before the first day in September.
You may find the information helpful as your child gets ready to start school:
For additional information, contact:
Halton District School Board
Toll free: 1-877-618-3456
Burlington schools - ext. 3307
Halton Hills schools – ext. 3294
Oakville schools – ext. 3271
Milton schools – ext. 3324
Halton Resources: Getting Ready for Kindergarten
The following resources and programs may be of interest to you in getting your child ready for school.
Halton Community Resources