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    Westerly Public Schools 

       2024 - 2025 Kindergarten Registration

    begins January 8, 2024


    Your child must turn 5 on or before September 1, 2024, to be eligible for kindergarten.  To register your child, you will need:

    • A completed registration packet.  You may download the Kindergarten Registration Packet or contact Student Registration to have one mailed to your home address. 
    • Your child’s Birth Certificate (do not mail an original)
    • Your child’s most recent physical and immunization records
    • Proof of residency- must be a lease, mortgage statement, Westerly tax bill or current utility bill.  If you do not have an acceptable form of proof of residency, call 401-315-1502 before sending any documents.  
    • A copy of your current driver’s license for personal identification (cannot be used as proof of residency)
    • Custodial paperwork (if applicable)

    After January 8, 2024, you may submit your child’s registration in the following ways:

    • Completed packets and all supporting documents can be scanned and emailed to Student Registration at:    mbarber@westerly.k12.ri.us
    • Completed packets and a copy of all supporting documents can be mailed to Westerly Public Schools, Student Registration, 23 Highland Avenue, Westerly RI 02891.
    • Please call 401-315-1502 to schedule an appointment to drop off your child's completed registration paperwork

    Incomplete registrations will not be accepted


    Per Kindergarten Policy (No. 2512):  Kindergarten students will be enrolled in their neighborhood school for the upcoming school year on May 1st.