*Please be sure to read all of the information below!
The 2017-2018 Kindergarten Registration for South Park Elementary
Center will begin shortly. In order for your child to be eligible for
Kindergarten, the student must reach the age of five (5) before September 1,
The schedule for South Park’s Registration is a step by step
process that is fun and exciting for the students and informative for the
Below you will see important dates and times. Please make sure you
follow every step of the process to be properly registered.
packets will be available to pick up at South Park Elementary Center from February
1 until March 31, 2017 between the hours of 10am and 2:30pm. This
year, we are offering one special after-school opportunity to pick up your
packet on February 10, 2017 from 3:40pm to 5:00pm.
- When you pick up
your packet you will be asked to register to attend our Student Readiness
Screening. There will be four sessions from which to choose. A
morning and an afternoon session will be held on May 8, 2017 and May 9,
- In August, we will hold our annual
Kindergarten Bus Orientation and Meet the Teacher Event. This is about a 1
to 2 hour event where every kindergartner who attends gets to visit with
the kindergarten teachers and also ride a school bus around our community.
The date for this event will be in August.
Your child must have the following immunizations before entering
4 doses of DTP (1 dose must
be after the 4th birthday)
3 doses of the Polio
2 doses of MMR (1st dose must be after the 1st birthday)
3 doses of the Hepatitis B
2 doses of the Varicella
Vaccine (1st dose must be after the first birthday) or a written statement from
a physician indicating month and year of disease or serologic proof of
All students entering school will also be required to have a
physical and dental exam dated within one year of entering school. If you are
going to the doctor prior to registration you can find the medical forms for
proof of physical/dental exam on our web site at www.sparksd.org and by clicking on Health
Services under the Departments tab.
You will also need a birth certificate for registration.
Keep watching the SPEC Home page, spec.sparksd.org, for more information and links to videos that introduce our
school, teachers and various aspects of the school experience. All of these
experiences are important to help our new students transition to South Park
Elementary Center and to get them properly registered.