Welcome to the Office of Early Childhood Education.
Mark your calendars for Virtual Kindergarten Open House Week
May 3 – 7!
During the week, you are invited to join your neighborhood elementary school on Zoom for their Virtual Kindergarten Open House. Click HERE to access meeting information.
*Per health and safety protocols, Kindergarten Open House Week will be held virtually.
If you know a child who will be 5 years old on or before September 1st, it’s time to REGISTER FOR KINDERGARTEN!
During school closures SDP offers four ways to complete Kindergarten Registration:
In-Person (by appointment only)
Please visit the Kindergarten Registration page at philasd.org/thriveatfive for everything you need to get your student registered!
What else can we help you with?
- Learn how you can participate in the District’s preschool services and programs that enroll more than 9,500 children annually;
- Find out how to connect with the District’s many kindergarten transition activities and summer programs;
- Investigate our family engagement programs; and,
- Look into how the Office of Early Childhood Education works with our many partners to coordinate and integrate services for young children and their families throughout Philadelphia.