Register for Kindergarten

Virtual Kindergarten Open House Day is March 2, 2021!

On this day, you are invited to join your neighborhood elementary school on Zoom for their Kindergarten Open House.

2021-2022 Online Registration for Kindergarten

Kindergarten Registration for the 2021-2022 School Year started on January 19th, 2021, parents/guardians will need specific documents to help them complete the process.  In preparation, please be sure to gather these documents ahead of time. Parents/guardians will have to have these items ready to upload in order to successfully register so make copies or scans of these items between now and then!

Parents/guardians may Register for Kindergarten here.  For questions about registration, please email the Office of Student Placement and Enrollment at osep@philasd.org.  Questions pertaining to school supplies and other school related concerns, please contact your neighborhood school.

Get your child started with Kindergarten Registration

Registering online is easy but does require a number of steps, and a number of documents you’ll need to provide.

Be prepared to spend 15 minutes to a half hour filling out the form online, plus whatever time you’ll need to collect and prepare the documents we’ll need.

Step 1

Parents may use the School Finder application to identify their school.

 

PLEASE NOTE: Students must be 5 years of age on or before September 1st. THERE ARE NO EXCEPTIONS TO THIS POLICY.

Step 2

Registration Guidelines will provide specific examples of the documents needed to register.

Step 3

Please make sure you have all of the proper documents in electronic format before starting and follow all instructions carefully.

 

Kindergarten registration is also available by Telephone, via Drop Box or in Person.

How to Complete the Kindergarten OLR Application (Videos and Steppers)

Use this Parent Stepper so you can successfully complete the Online Registration.

Important videos to complete the Kindergarten OLR

Additional Resources and Contact Support