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Kindergarten and School of Choice Registration Information

 
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Kindergarten and School of Choice Registration Information
by Stacey Flynn - Friday, 22 December 2017, 1:12 PM
 

Here are the dates for the upcoming K registration and information nights in the new year. 
  • Elementary Parent Information Night for Schools of Choice - January 17 - 6:30 @ HGEC
  • Schools of Choice K registration - January 29 - Feb 2 (Please note registration ends at noon on February 2)
  • District Wide K Registration - February 13-16
  • Secondary Parent Information Night for Programs of Choice - February 13 - 6:30 @ NorKam
  • Kindergarten Round Up Parent Information Night - March 1 - 6:30 @ HGEC
  • Supported K Transitions for Families of Students with Diverse Needs - May 15 - 6:30 @ HGEC

Outlined below are some of the changes to the policy that you should be aware of (the policy is also attached for your information):
  • Any applications missing the required documentation as of noon on the last day of Schools of Choice Registration period will not be considered for placement.
  • To be considered for French Immersion placement, students must register at their French Immersion catchment school. However, if the student has a sibling in their out of catchment French Immersion school, they may register at that school.
  • If applicable, the following draws will be conducted separately to create waitlist categories, listed in the following priority order: 1. Children with siblings who are already registered at the same school for the following year. 2. Catchment area children. 

POLICY 706.2 EDUCATION CHOICE: ENROLMENT – SCHOOLS OF CHOICE, FRENCH IMMERSION, AND ACADEMIES