Kindergarten and New First Grader Registration 2017-18

Thu, 02/18/2016 - 11:07am

Kindergarten and New First Grader Registration for 2017-18

Registrations for next year will require an appointment.  For questions call 410-880-5950.

All parents should review the HCPSS website for updated information on Enrollment and Registration.

Age Eligibility for Kindergarten

  • Kindergarten is a mandatory grade in the state of Maryland.
  • Children must be five years old by September 1st to attend kindergarten.
  • Children entering kindergarten in the fall of 2017 must have been born between September 2, 2011 and September 1, 2012. 
  • Students will be enrolled in attendance area in which they live.  Visit the School & Bus Locator to confirm assigned school.

Age Eligibility for First Grade

  • Children must be six years old by September 1st to attend first grade.
  • Children entering first grade in the fall of 2017 must have been born between September 2, 2010 and September 1, 2011.
  • Students will be enrolled in attendance area in which they live.  Visit the School & Bus Locator to confirm assigned school.
  • Students must have completed a Maryland state-approved Kindergarten Program before they will be admitted to first grade.

Visit this link for registration information, documentation requirements, forms and enrollment FAQ's:

Enrollment Frequently Asked Questions