(Murfreesboro, TN) – Murfreesboro City Schools will host Kindergarten Registration May 2-3 for students entering kindergarten for the 2019-20 school year. Early registration allows future students as well as parents to visit the school, ask questions, meet staff members and find additional details about what to expect in kindergarten.

"We look forward to meeting our newest students next week," says Joe Marlin, Assistant Superintendent of Instruction. "Registering early allows our schools to prepare for the upcoming year. It also allows students and parents to get to know the school and receive resources."

All children entering kindergarten must be five years old on or before August 15, 2019.

To register, please bring:

• Your child’s Official Birth Certificate
• Tennessee Dept. of Health Certification of Immunization
• Proof of Physical within the last year
• Verification of Your Address. This must be a current utility bill with your name and address on it. (Example: Water, Electric, Gas).

Registration times vary by school:

• Black Fox – 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. – May 2 & 3
• Bradley – 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. – May 2 & 3
• Cason Lane – 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. – May 2 & 3
• Erma Siegel – 7:30a.m. – 5 p.m. – May 2; 7:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. – May 3
• Hobgood – 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. – May 2 & 3
• John Pittard – 9 a.m. -3 p.m. – May 2 & 3
• Mitchell-Neilson – 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. – May 2; 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. – May 3
• Northfield – 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. – May 2; 7:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. – May 3|
• Overall Creek – 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. – May 2; 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. – May 3
• Reeves-Rogers – 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. – May 2; 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. – May 3
• Salem – 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. – May 2; 8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. – May 3 (register at Scales)
• Scales – 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. – May 2; 8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. – May 3

Student who register for Kindergarten in May are also eligible to begin the Extended School Program (ESP) during the summer. ESP staff members will be available during registration to assist in registering for ESP.

ESP offers KinderCamp from July 15-19th. KinderCamp focuses on preparing upcoming kindergarteners for the transition to elementary school. KinderCamp is open to students who have registered for Kindergarten.

Additional details and registration information regarding KinderCamp is available during Kindergarten Registration.

Murfreesboro City Schools is a district of twelve schools committed to the academic and personal success of each child.

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