Kindergarten Registration

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ACPS logo​Wednesday, March 16th 2016
9am - 1pm
3pm - 6pm

Your child must be 5 years old by September 30, 2016.

The 2016-2017 registration form will be available in early March.

For more detailed information about the kindergarten registration process, please contact the school your child will attend.
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Kindergarten Registration Flyer

To register, please complete the 2016-2017 online registration form when it becomes available, then take the required documentation to the school your child will attend. 

Inscripción para Kindergarten

Para registrarse, por favor complete el formulario de inscripción en línea. Después de haber terminado el formulario en línea, por favor tome los documentos requeridos a la escuela donde su hija o hijo asistirá.

Para asistencia bilingüe, o para más información, llame 434-296-6517.

Forms & Resources

Albemarle County Public Schools now utilizes an online registration tool to gather the majority of student information required for registration. ACPS recommends that the online registration form be completed prior to visiting your student’s school to present required documentation.

To access the online registation forms, please visit our Online Registration Forms page.

(The 2016-2017 registration form will be available in early March)

In addition, a portion of the School Entrance Health form will need to be filled out by the student’s medical provider and can be accessed below:

School Entrance Health Form | Form Instructions

State law (Ref. Code of Virginia § 22.1-270) requires that your child is immunized and receives a comprehensive physical examination before entering public kindergarten or elementary school. Part I of this form is part of the online registration form and does not need to be completed on paper. The Medical Provider completes Parts II and III of the form. This form must be completed no longer than one year before your child’s entry into school.

The following form does not apply to every family, but is required to be completed if applicable:

Parent's Request for Giving Medication at School

This form must be completed in order for medication to be administered to your child during the school day.

Below are informational materials for parents of kindergartners:

Child Nutrition News | Noticias sobre nutrición infantil

After School Enrichment Program Kindergarten Registration | El programa de enriquecimiento despúes del dia escolar: Matriculación para Kindergarten

Parent's Guide to Transportation | Guía para Padres sobre el Transporte Escolar

Note: Individual schools may request that parents fill out additional forms beyond those included on this page.

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • How do I enroll my child in Albemarle County Public Schools?
  • How old must a child be to enroll in kindergarten?
  • Can a parent postpone kindergarten registration?
  • Who should I contact about ... ?

Click here to view the full list of Registration FAQs.

Ms. Debora Collins
Director of Elementary Education
Albemarle County Public Schools
401 McIntire Road, Room 333
Charlottesville, VA 22902
Phone: 434-296-5820​​​​​​​