Kindergarten Enrollment

Our school district is honored that you have chosen the Lowell Area Schools to provide the very best educational opportunity for your child.  The step-by-step process below will assist you in meeting all of the kindergarten enrollment requirements. 

Reminder:  Your child must be age 5 on or before September 1, 2019 in order to enroll in the 2019-2020 school year.

Google DocKindergarten Enrollment Brochure
External LinkLowell YMCA Before and After School Care

Step #1 - Pre-Register

As we plan for the 2019-2020 school year, it is an important planning process for us to know the number of children enrolling.  This pre-registration form will also be used to contact parents (via email or phone call) to schedule a time for their parent meeting/student visitation.

External LinkPre-Registration Form

Step #2 - Complete Forms by April

Complete, print, sign and bring the following completed forms with you to your scheduled student visitation in April.

PDF DocumentEnrollment Form
PDF DocumentConcussion Form
PDF DocumentImmunization Consent
PDF DocumentParent Input Form
PDF DocumentPreschool/Day Care Input Form
PDF DocumentMedication/Treatment Consent
PDF DocumentStudent Permission Slip

The following documents must also be provided at the April visitation.

  • Certified Birth Certificate (not the hospital certificate)
  • Proof of Residency (utility bill, drivers license, rental agreement, etc)

If appropriate, complete the following:
External LinkFree/Reduced Lunch Application

Step #3 - Attend Parent/Student Visitation

All students and parents are invited to attend an informational meeting.  Students will participate in a 45-minute classroom experience while parents attend an informational meeting with the principal.  You will be contacted via email or phone with the time of your visitation.

Alto Elementary - Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Bushnell Elementary - Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 6:30 p.m (Parents Only).  Parents and Students Friday, April 19, 2019.  Students that will be attending Bushnell in the fall and are attending Bushnell preschools will not need to attend visitation.

Murray Lake Elementary - Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Step #4 - Complete More Forms

The following must be returned to the school office before June 8, 2018 or between August 6-15, 2018.  Further information regarding these forms can be found in the Kindergarten Enrollment Brochure.

PDF DocumentHealth Appraisal
Vision Test 
Hearing Test 
Immunization Record

The following forms are not required for all enrollments.  Only complete if applicable.

PDF DocumentInternal Schools of Choice Application (child will attend an elementary school outside current residency) - applications will only be accepted April 8 - May 10.  
PDF DocumentKindergarten Waiver (child does not meet the September 1st requirement)
External LinkSchools of Choice (family lives outside of the Lowell district)