Learn about 2021-2022 Kindergarten Registration
Children must be 5 years old on or before September 1, 2021 to register for fall kindergarten.
You may register your child online or submit a paper application starting Tuesday, January 12, 2021.
Fill out the online registration form.
Paper Registration Forms
Parents may register students for kindergarten by submitting a paper packet to the SCUSD Enrollment Center lobby or at their neighborhood school. All locations will also have application packets available for pick-up.
SCUSD Enrollment Center Lobby
5601 47th Avenue (Next to the Serna Center)
Sacramento, CA 95824
Our Enrollment Center self-serve lobby is open Monday through Friday; 8am-1pm. You can pick-up and drop-off an application. There is a drop box to submit the application.
Submitted applications will be picked up daily by Enrollment Center staff starting on January 12, 2021.
Registration packets will also be accepted at neighborhood schools between January 12, 2021 – January 26, 2021. Application packets and drop-off bins will be clearly marked at each school site. Please contact your school for specific instructions and hours of operation. After January 26, applications will continue to be accepted in the Enrollment Center lobby and online.
Please follow COVID-19 safety protocols: wear a mask, do not come to the school if you are sick or have been exposed, and remain six feet away from others.
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.
Download Registration Packet
Visit the SCUSD Neighborhood School Locator to determine your child’s school of attendance based on school boundaries.
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 2021-2022 enrollment period is February 2 -16 2021.
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 email a SCUSD Enrollment staff member listed on their contact page.