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The Sioux Falls School District holds Kindergarten Registration in the spring of each year, on the same day at most elementary schools.  The date for 2018-2019 is Thursday, April 5th, 2018.

To start school:
Your child must be five years old on or before September 1 of the school year to register for kindergarten.

How to Register

All Registration will be opening soon for 2018-2019 school year.

Paperwork Required for Kindergarten:

  1. Kindergarten registration forms
    • Located Online
    • Located at each elementary school
  2. Certified copy of the child's birth certificate
  3. Copy of the student's immunization record

Where to Bring the Paperwork for Kindergarten:

  1. Elementary School the child will attend
  2. Here Comes Kindergarten! session
  3. During the summer months bring them to Central Services

Kindergarten Registrations are accepted at any time between February 1st and the end of the school year Online or at the school the child will attend. During the summer months, registrations are accepted at:

Central Services
c/o Student Records/Central Registrar
1101 N. Western Ave.
Sioux Falls, SD  57104