LISBON – Parents of children who will be 5 years old on or before Aug. 1 may register their children for kindergarten beginning March 24 at the Lisbon Board of Education Office, 317 N. Market St. Appointments may be made by calling the board office at 330-424-7714. Screenings for kindergarten will be held May 6 and 7. Appointments will be made at the time of registration. Registration for the Lisbon Preschool will also be available at this time also. There are a limited number of places available therefore, the 4-year-olds will be considered first with 3-year-olds taking the remaining spots. Applications are available at the board office. Parents enrolling children must bring a photo ID of themselves, the child’s original birth certificate, original Social Security card, immunization records, proof of residency, and custody paper, if applicable.
SEBRING – Kindergarten screening for all children who will be 5 by Sept. 30 and resides within the Sebring School District will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 7 and 8 a.m. to noon April 8 at B. L. Miller School, 506 W. Virginia Ave. Non-residents planning to apply for open enrollment, which will be available at screening, must schedule an appointment. To be eligible for open enrollment your child must be 5 years of age by the date set by their district of residence. They will also need to register with their home school. Parents are required to bring their child’s birth certificate, immunization records, Social Security card and custody papers, if applicable. Copies will be made and originals returned to parents. Speech, hearing, and eyes will be checked at this time. Appointment are necessary for this screening by calling Mary Harlan at 330-938-2025 Ext. 3501 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.
WEST BRANCH SCHOOLS
BELOIT – Kindergarten registration for the 2014-15 school year will be held April 30 and May 1 by appointment only at West Branch Middle School. Any child who is 5 years of age on or before Sept. 30, 2014, and resides within the West Branch School District is eligible to be registered. To schedule an appointment call Anna Lesch in the superintendent’s office at 330-938-9324. Non-residents planning to apply for open enrollment must schedule an appointment for registration. Open enrollment applications will be available beginning April 15 and available at registration. To be eligible for open enrollment the child must be 5 years of age by the date set by their district of residence. Contact the superintendent’s office in your resident district to confirm that date. The following items will be required at registration: birth certificate, immunization records, Social Security card, custody/court papers (if applicable) and proof of residency (utility bill, purchase/lease agreement, driver’s license). The office will also need to copy a form of ID of the person who is registering their child.Only the custodial parent/guardian can register a child for kindergarten. Registration will not be complete until all required forms are provided.
UNITED LOCAL SCHOOLS
HANOVERTON – United Local’s kindergarten registration for the 2014-15 school year will begin with a parent orientation meeting at 6 p.m. March 11 in the elementary cafeteria. This will be a brief meeting, for parents only, with information will be shared, registration packets distributed and appointments made for screenings on March 18, 19 and 20. Children who are residents of United and who will be 5 years old on or before Aug. 1 are eligible to attend kindergarten for the upcoming school year. Documents that must be presented at the screening along with the completed registration packet are a parent’s driver’s license or photo ID and proof of residency, the child’s birth certificate, immunization record, Social Security card and custody papers, if applicable. For more information, call
the elementary office at 330-223-8001.