The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

April 20, 2014

School districts in Vermilion County round up kindergartners


In Bismarck, kindergarten pre-registration starts from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. today, April 21, through Friday, April 25, and from 5:30-7 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, at Bismarck-Henning Elementary.

Child must be 5 years old by Sept. 1. A certified copy of birth certificate, copy of immunizations and physical form must be submitted. During pre-registration, parents will sign their children up for kindergarten screening to take place in the fall.

Georgetown-Ridge Farm School District 4 will have kindergarten registration during school hours starting today, April 21, through this Friday at Pine Crest Elementary School.

Children must be 5 years old by Sept. 1. Parents can call or come to the school to schedule a time to bring in their student for testing. Parents should bring their child’s immunization records and a certified copy of their birth certificate when they register.

Kindergarten screening will be the following week, April 28-May 2. Parents should remember to make an appointment when registering your child. With questions, call 662-6981.