Kindergarten Eligibility: To be eligible for kindergarten in Oregon, a student must have turned 5 on or before September 1. The compulsory school age in the state of Oregon is age 7. However, that number drops to ages 5 to 6 once the child is enrolled in public school.
The Scappoose School District has OPEN boundaries with two elementary K-3 Elementary Schools. Families will be notified which building their child will attend Kindergarten by August 7, 2020.
VIRTUAL KINDER CONNECT
We cannot meet in person about this exciting new transition, but click HERE to see a virtual Welcome to Kindergarten presentation.
Step 1: Obtain a registration packet from the the Scappoose District Office. Online registration via Synergy, our Student Information System, is now open. It can be accessed by clicking HERE! Remember, if you register online, your registration will not be accepted as COMPLETE if you did not upload the required documents. (*Additional documents are proof of residency, Student’s Birth Certificate, and vision screening form) If you are not able to upload these documents, you may email them to email@example.com or you are welcome to bring those into the office Mondays or Fridays (between 9 am-3:30 pm). If you stop by we will also give you a readiness packet for your student.
Step 2: Once you have completed the required forms and you have gathered all the required documents listed below, please return to Grant Watts Elementary or Warren Elementary to complete your student’s registration. All completed packets are dated and time-stamped. We will be back in the school offices to assist you on August 10!
Registration Is Available:
**School Offices are closed through August 10.
Grant Watts Elementary:
Contact: Marjie Lordos firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Alison Jones email@example.com
What will I need to bring to Have a completed Registration Packet?
Please note: a signed leasing or dwelling agreement, a current bill from a utility company is required for proof of address. If you recently purchased a home, the Property Deed will meet the residency requirements.
If you are coming from out-of-state, please have your child’s physician print out your child’s immunization record prior to moving to Oregon as it is required for school admission.
Kindergarten is packed with lots of learning. Your child will grow amazingly, in so many ways: socially, emotionally and academically.
Help jump-start your child’s kindergarten year by enrolling him/her to attend our 5-day Kinder Camp at Grant Watts Elementary School or Warren Elementary School. We will hold a camp that spans one-week for a full-day. The camp runs from 8am-3pm, August 17th-21st.
As part of this FREE program, your incoming kindergarten student will:
All incoming kindergarten students who will be attending in the Scappoose School District are welcome to apply. Our program is limited to 50 students total. Priority for placement will be given to:
If you need additional information about Kinder Camp, please call the school at
Grant Watts 971-200-8002
To apply, please fill out the registration form and return it to the school office before June 26, 2020.
We have gathered RESOURCES for you to use to start to get your student ready for Kindergarten. Best of Luck!