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Kindergarten Registration

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Register for Kindergarten at Middletown City Schools

  • Step 1: Enroll Online here
  • Step 2: Finish Enrollment in person 
    • Only a custodial parent or legal guardian can officially enroll a student.
    • Parent of guardian must be present at the time of enrollment. The student does not need to be present.
    • You can register at the enrollment center (One Donham Plaza, 4th Floor) from 8 AM - 3:30 PM. 
  • Step 3: Document Verification (bring these with you when you finish enrollment)
    • Parent/Guardian Photo ID
    • Student birth certificate
    • Student immunization/shot record
    • Current proof of residency (Must be a CURRENT Utility Bill, Lease, or Mortgage Statement)
    • Custody documents (if applicable)

Finish Kindergarten Registration In-Person During These Events:

  • Tuesday, March 12: District Evening Registration at the Enrollment Office from 5 - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 21:  District Evening Registration at the Enrollment Office from 5 - 8 p.m.
  • April 2 - 19:  Registration at all Elementary Buildings during the school day
  • Thursday, April 4:  Preschool Registration Event at the Butler County Education Service Center (BCESC) Preschool from 3:30 - 6 p.m.
  • April 22 - Summer:  Registration at the Enrollment Office during business hours

Age Guidelines

A student five years old on or before August 1st to enroll in Kindergarten is eligible to attend MCSD if the student resides within the school district boundaries on a full-time basis with their custodial parent or court-appointed legal guardian. Those students shall contact the District Enrollment for further assistance, at (513) 423-0781.

In limited and specific circumstances a Kindergarten student may be eligible for an early entrance or a delayed entrance into kindergarten. An application for early entrance to Kindergarten must be completed and approved before registering your child. If your child's 5th birthday falls between August 2 and January 1, you can apply for early entry. Please see the Student Services Manual, Section I, and Section IV for more information.

Early Entrance Guide

Early Entrance Application

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