Kindergarten Registration Information

Transitional Kindergarten and Kindergarten Registration 2018 – 2019 School Year

When:  February 28, 2018

From: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Where:  Office

Students entering transitional kindergarten must be five years old on or before December 2, 2018.  Birth dates for transitional kindergarten students will fall between September 2, 2013 and December 2, 2013. Students entering kindergarten must be five years old on or before September 1, 2018. Birth dates for kindergarten students will fall between September 2, 2012 and September 1, 2013.

Parents of all incoming students will be using the online student enrollment program AIR, which is available on the GGUSD website at www.ggusd.us – New Student Enrollment link.  After enrolling your child, please bring the required documents to the office for verification and to complete the enrollment process.

To enroll your child in transitional kindergarten or kindergarten the following documents and information are required:

  1. Child’s Birth Certificate
  2. Child’s up-to-date Immunization Record (yellow card)
  3. Your current proof of address (utility bill such as gas, electric, water, or cable bill) in your name, along with your driver’s license. Or a letter from the homeowner stating you and your child live in the home and a copy of their utility bill and your driver’s license.

It is very important to come prepared. Children will not be enrolled until the above information is provided. We are looking forward to meeting you and your new Barker student. We are very proud of our school and our wonderful kindergarten programs. Please remind your friends and neighbors in our area that registration begins Feb. 28, 2018.

IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS: (Written documentation of the immunizations administered by a physician or health care agency must be provided.) 

Diphtheria, Tetanus, and Pertussis

Required Doses: Five doses at any age, but four doses meet the requirement if at least one was given on or after the fourth birthday.

Hepatitis B

Required Doses: A series of three doses 2nd dose: 1-2 months after 1st dose 3rd dose: 2-6 months after 2nd dose and at least 4 months after 1st dose.

Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR)  

Required Doses: Two doses of measles containing vaccine,  at least one of which must be MMR; both doses must be received on or after the first birthday.

Polio

Required Doses: Three doses meet the requirement if at least one was given on or after the fourth birthday.

Varicella (Chickenpox)

Required Doses: One dose or healthcare provider-documented varicella disease or immunity.

ORAL DENTAL HEALTH ASSESSMENT:

Required Doses: You will receive an Oral Health Assessment form to be completed by your child’s dentist. This form must be completed by May 31, 2018.

Our transitional kindergarten/kindergarten daily schedule is:

8:30 – School Begins

10:10 – 10:30 – Recess

12:20 – 1:00 – Lunch

2:50 – Dismissal (Wednesday dismissal is 2:00)

Please do not hesitate to call the school office with any questions you may have. We can be reached at (714) 663-6164 from 7:30 am to 4:00pm.