Beginning in the 2011-12 school year, the law requires a child to complete 5-year-old kindergarten as a prerequisite to being admitted to first grade in a public school.


Registration – 2014-2015

A letter to all children currently attending 4K will be mailed in January to confirm attendance in 5K for the 2014-2015 school year. Families will receive an invitation in spring to visit their child’s new school.

Children not currently attending a 4K Program or new to Howard or Suamico area:

Kindergarten Registration for children who will be age five on or before September 1, 2014 and who did not attend 4K, will take place at all elementary schools on February 20 from 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. and February 25 from 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. for the 2014-2015 kindergarten class.

Items you need to bring to Kindergarten registration:

•       Child’s Birth Certificate (passport or green card accepted)

•       Immunization Record

•       Proof of residency
         (i.e. driver’s license, recent utility bill, Property Tax Statement etc.)

•       Student enrollment form found online or pick up from any elementary school.

If you have questions about registration, you may contact the District Office at 662-7713 or any of our elementary schools: Bay Harbor Elementary School, 662-8800; Forest Glen Elementary School, 662-7958; Howard Elementary School, 662-9700; Meadowbrook Elementary School, 662-5000; Suamico Elementary School, 662-9800

Registration forms are available online at www.hssd.k12.wi.us/registration or you may call to request a Kindergarten Registration packet.