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Welcome! Kindergarten Registration

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Kindergarten Registration


We're looking forward to welcoming our new kindergarten students in the 2023-24 school year! Online registration for new kindergartners is OPEN NOW!

WHO: Parents or guardians of rising kindergartnerschildren who will be five years old on or before September 1, 2023.
WHAT: Register your child for the 2023-24 school year in an easy, two-step process.
WHENOpen now!

WHY: Completing online registration will help us be ready to welcome your new kindergartner and make sure your child is eligible for summer enrichment activities.

HOW: Much of the registration process, including the uploading of documents needed for registration, will be completed online. Most document attachments (PDF, JPG, DOC, PNG, etc.) are compatible. The file-size limit is 2 MB. 


Step 1—Complete online registration on the GCPS website. (Go to and click on the New Student Enrollment button.)

Step 2—Schedule an appointment with your child’s new school to verify information, complete a kindergarten readiness profile, pick up materials to help prepare your child for school, and learn about exciting summer enrichment opportunities for your new kindergartner! Check the website of your child’s new school for more information. If you’re not sure which school your child will attend, go to Find My School on the district website.

 ​​​​You should begin online registration now, even if your child’s health records are not up to date. Be sure to complete your child’s health screening and immunizations with the Health Department or your physician before school starts on August 2.