Get Ready for Kindergarten!
Going to Kindergarten is a big step for children. As a parent or caregiver, you can help your child prepare for this important transition to kindergarten ready to succeed! Follow these steps to get ready for kindergarten:
Contact your local school district to find out which school your child will be attending
Download a contact list of Delaware school districts and charter schools here.
Request a registration packet from your school.
Set up an appointment at the school to return the completed paperwork.
- Original Birth Certificate
- Dover: (302) 744-4549 Newark: (302) 283-7130 Georgetown: (302) 856-5495
- Proof of Immunizations
- Proof of a physical exam
Call you doctor to schedule a physical exam and a document signed by the doctor.
- Lead test/Tuberculosis test
Be sure to schedule these important tests during your child's physical exam.
- Proof of Residence
Please check the information within your registration packet to see the specific list of what is needed for proof of residency.