Kindergarten Registration

Kindergarten 2019-2020 Registration Information

All students entering kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school year must complete an assessment to be placed on a class list. 


 We have two full-day (M-Th 8:30-3:00, F 8:30-12:50) classrooms and one half-day classroom (M-Th 8:30-11:30, F 8:30-10:35). The first day of school is August 19th.
 All classrooms have one teacher and a full-time aide.
 Students will be placed in a classroom only after completing a kindergarten assessment (Aug. 5-8). If you do not sign up for an assessment time, we will be unable to place your child in a classroom.
 Kindergarten class lists will be posted on August 12th after assessments are complete.
 Families must sign up for an assessment time at the link provided below.
 While we make every effort to place students in half or full-day classes according to the needs of the child/family, there are limited spots available and we cannot guarantee class placement until after assessments are complete. Thank you for your understanding!
Sign up for a kindergarten assessment at:
We look forward to meeting your family and having your child as a
Wasatch STAR!
(Smart, Thoughtful, Aware, Respectful Student)

If you live within Wasatch School boundaries, you should register your child on the above date.

If you live outside of Wasatch School boundaries you will need to apply for a transfer from the district Department of Student Services (440 East 100 South, 801-578-8206 or 801-578-8475) from December 1, 2016 through February 17, 2017 for the next school year. If there is space available you will be notified by the end of March.

How old does my child need to be to enter kindergarten?

Five years old by September 1st of this year.

What happens at kindergarten registration?

At this time you need to bring your child's personal records so you can fill out the necessary forms to complete the registration process. 

How long does it take to register?

Long enough to fill out the online registration at the school. (About 15-20 minutes)

What do I need to bring with me to register my child in Kindergarten?

  1. Certification of Current Immunizations **Required. This is in the form of a yellow card that either your doctor or the Health Department stamps, or a pink form completed by your doctor. If you need help click here for the Salt Lake County Health Center website, Phone 801-534-4666, 610 South 200 East
  2. Social Security Number Click here if your child needs one. 
  3. Copy of Birth Certificate Click here if you need to obtain a birth certificate. If your child was born outside the US, a passport or other legal documentation stating child's age will be accepted.
  4. a. Current address information: A utility bill for proof of residency
    b. Current phone numbers (home, work, cell)
    c. Current work information (company name and phone)
    d. Identify a person outside of Utah who could receive a message in case of a community disaster.
    • Name
    • Relationship
    • Area code & phone number 

    e. List of names of responsible adults who are authorized to take your child from school in the event of an emergency and you cannot be reached, including

What immunizations are required for my child?

More information here

Kindergarten Orientation and Open Window Student Registration

Kindergarten Orientation will be on Thursday, April 25th, 2019 at 1:30 PM. Meet in the auditorium.

Welcome to Wasatch! This is a special day. You are invited to bring your kindergarten child and together meet our principal and kindergarten teachers. We hope you will take time to tour the school and look around the kindergarten classrooms. You will be able to enjoy the fun and exciting atmosphere of our kindergarten program

Kindergarten Back-to-School Night

Our parent's Back-to-School Night provides you with the opportunity to meet in your child's classroom with other parents to learn what will be happening throughout the year. Teachers will discuss classroom activities, curriculum, expectations, and a variety of other topics. Time will be given for a question answer period. If you have a need or desire to discuss your child we encourage you to make a separate conference appointment with the teacher. We look forward to sharing our exciting year with you!

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