Kindergarten Registration

Children who will be five years old on or before December 31, 2016, may begin school in September, 2016.
Kindergarten registration for the 2016-17 school year is:
  • January          Sibling registration
  • January          Registration for choice schools
  • February          Registration for English schools
  • February       Late registration

The revised acceptance criteria recently approved by the Board is:

  1. Siblings of students already attending desired elementary school (currently in grades K-6)
  2. IN catchment (proof of residence required)
  3. IN catchment daycare (proof of daycare in catchment required)
  4. OUT of catchment without siblings
  5. OUT of district (Register at the District Education Office)

Full details on Kindergarten registration is posted on the School District 42 website under the “Parents” tab “Student Registration”:

Kindergarten Registration Brochure

Parents must provide ONE of the following documents for their child for verification:

  • Child’s Birth Certificate
  • Passport
  • Immigration Documents
  • Nexus Pass
  • BC Services Card

Every parent registering a child must show proof of BC residency with ONE of the following:

  • BC Driver’s Licence
  • BC Indentification
  • Mortgage Document or Lease Agreement
  • Municipal/Utility/Tax Bill