Learn about 2019-2020 Kindergarten Registration

Parents may register students for kindergarten at their neighborhood school January 15, 2019 – January 29, 2019. After January 29, kindergarten registration will be ongoing at the SCUSD Enrollment Center. 

Children must be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2019 to register for fall kindergarten.

SCUSD also offers an Early Kinder program at ten of our schools for children who turn age five on September 2nd through and including December 2nd. Learn more about the Early Kinder program

Registration Materials and Resources

Registration Packet

2019-2020 Registration Packet

Changes to Immunization Requirements

Starting in the 2019-2020 school year, school immunization requirements will include:

  • Two (rather than one) doses of chickenpox vaccine at:
    • Early Kinder and Kindergarten entry
    • Incoming 7th graders
    • Early Kinder/K-12 admission or transfer
  • 2 MMR doses and 3 Hepatitis B vaccine doses at admission or transfer for most K-12 students

Please download the California Department of Public Health's K-12 Immunization Requirements for more information. 

Neighborhood School

Visit the SCUSD Neighborhood School Locator to determine your child’s school of attendance based on school boundaries.

Open Enrollment

If you are interested in enrolling in one of our schools through Open Enrollment, please visit our Open Enrollment page to learn about the process. The 2019-2020 enrollment period will be February 5-19, 2019.  

It is recommended that you register your kindergartener in his/her neighborhood school before or after you apply for Open Enrollment in case your child is not selected through the lottery.

If you have any questions about kindergarten enrollment, please contact the Enrollment Center at (916) 643-2400 or visit their webpage