Friendly Reminder: Make an Appointment for Kindergarten Registration!


As we mentioned in our March 26 Spotlight article, it is that time of year again—time to register for kindergarten! This registration is for children who will attend public kindergarten in Colchester during the 2014/2015 school year. Children must be five years old before September 1, 2014.

Kindergarten Registration—May 2014

The Colchester School District will register new kindergarten students on the following days:

Porters Point School

May 6—9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

May 7—9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Union Memorial School

May 12—9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

May 13—9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Kindergarten Parent Information Night

Porters Point School: May 1 at 6:30 p.m.
Union Memorial School: May 8 at 6:30 p.m.

At the time of registration, you must bring the following items:


  • Immunization Records - Please get a copy now from your child’s doctor and bring it with you at the time of registration. This information is required by the Vermont Department of Health.
  • Birth Certificate
  • Proof of Residency
One of the following documents is required to verify residency in Colchester, Vermont.


Two of the following documents are required to verify residency in Colchester, Vermont.
  • A current property tax bill
  • Current mortgage papers/closing statement showing a Colchester address and the name of the legal parent/guardian, or custodian
  • Formal lease showing the name, address, and telephone number of the landlord; Colchester address and name of lessee
  • A notarized letter from the landlord stating the address of the residence being leased and the name(s) of the lessee(s) with the landlord’s address and telephone number
  • Valid Vermont driver’s license with Colchester address
  • Valid Vermont non-driver ID with Colchester address
  • Current utility bill in your name, with Colchester address
  • Valid public aid card
  • Bank statement for last or current month (financial information omitted) with Colchester address

Your child will accompany you on the date and time of the appointment, as they will take part in a two-hour screening.

For your convenience, this information is also available on CSD’s website and can be downloaded by clicking here.

Appointments are required.

Please call Porters Point School now at (802) 264-5920 to schedule an appointment.

Please call Union Memorial School beginning April 1 at (802) 264-5959 to schedule an appointment.


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