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Kindergarten Round Up

Welcome New Kindergartners!

We wish to welcome your kindergartener to Madison School for the 2020-2021 school year! 

Kindergarten Round-up will take place at Madison School on Wednesday, February 26 from 7:00-8:00pm. Doors will open at 6:30PM. 

Parents that have turned in all registration documents for their child before February 26 should come at 7:00PM. This informational evening is for parents only.  Parents will have the opportunity to meet the principal, the kindergarten teachers, and to become acquainted with the kindergarten program. 

 

Enrollment

Please see the following for the enrollment process. We encourage parents to begin the enrollment process for their children prior to Kindergarten Round-up. When you have all the documents and forms completed, please drop them off in our main office. Office hours are school days 8:30-4:00pm. If you need to enroll outside of our regular hours call the office and we will accommodate you with advance notice.

The following items are required to register your child for Kindergarten:
1. Original Birth Certificate - copies will be made in office

2. Proof of Residency - three documents required Click here for details

3. New Student Enrollment Form Click here to download form

4. Home Language Survey Click here to download form

 

Health Requirements

The Illinois school code requires that students entering school for the first time, (early childhood, kindergarten, or first grades), students entering kindergarten, sixth and ninth grades, and transfer students must submit evidence of a physical examination and a complete record of immunizations. 

Due by August 5:  Physical Exam Form

Due by October 15:  Vision Exam

Due by May 15, 2021: Dental Exam

 

All Day Kindergarten (ADK) Program

In addition to the traditional half-day Kindergarten, District 200 offers a tuition-based All-Day Kindergarten (ADK) program. Parents interested in this program will receive information at the Kindergarten Round-up. Due to space limitations, All-Day Kindergarten (ADK) program is a first-come, first served program. Online All Day Kindergarten (ADK) interest registration will be held on Wednesday, March 25, 2020, beginning at 8:00 a.m. A student must be fully enrolled for the 2020-21 school year and issued an ID number in order to complete this form. After the initial deposit is paid in June, tuition is due on the first day of each month from August through April.  If fees are not paid within a timely matter, the child will be switched to the 1/2 day program.  

 

Additional Information

New kindergartners will be invited to visit sometime in the Spring to meet our team of teachers and see the school.

2020-2021 Kindergarten is for any child who reaches the age of five (5) on or before September 1st at the beginning of the same school year. (Birthday no later than 9/1/2015)

The final part of the registration process and fee payment will be completed online and will be accessible in mid-May. Please do not hesitate to call if you have any questions.