Kindergarten Registration

Welcome to Niles City Schools!

Kindergarten Registration for 2019-2020 School Year
Kindergarten students age 5 before September 30th, 2019 must register at our Central Registration Office located in the Niles Board of Education, 309 North Rhodes Avenue
If you register your child by August 21, 2019, your student will report to their building of attendance per the schedule listed below:
  • You will be contacted regarding your child taking the KRA Assessment, which will be given on August 26th, 27th and 28th
  • The first full day of school for KG boys will be August 29, 2019
  • The first full day of school for KG girls will be August 30, 2019 
If you register your child after August 21, 2019, your student's building of attendance will contact you to let you know the first day they should report to school 
Registration Appointments are Recommended
  • To schedule your registration appointment please call (330) 989-5095 ext 4002
  • Registration hours are 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM and 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • You may walk in to register but precedence will be given to those individuals with appointments
  • Open Enrollment KG applicants must be registered by the Open Enrollment deadline of March 29, 2019 
  • Your child does not need to be present at registration
  • Parents may print the 2019-2020 Kindergarten Registration Packet under FORMS located on the right side of this page or pick up a Registration Packet at our Central Registration Office
  • Please complete the forms prior to your appointment and be sure you have gathered all required documentation before coming to register
  • Incomplete registration packets will not be accepted by our office and you will be asked to return when you have everything we have requested
Kindergarten Screening 
  • All students entering Kindergarten next year must be screened
  • Students must be registered before they can be scheduled for screening
  • You will be given a screening appointment when you register your child
  • Students must be present for screening
  • Screening will be held on August 20, 2019 at Niles Primary School
Kindergarten Orientation
  • Orientation for new KG students will be heldon September 3rd from 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm at Niles Primary School
Required Documentation
  • Child's Original Birth Certificate
  • Child's Immunization Record
  • 2 Forms of Proof of Residency (See Acceptable Proofs of Residency under FORMS)
  • Photo ID of Parent/Guardian
  • Court/Custody Documentation, if applicable
  • Most Recent IEP/ETR/MFE, if applicable
According to Ohio law, all kindergarten students must have the following immunizations prior to starting school.  Students who are not completely immunized will be excluded from school. 
  • 5 doses of DTaP vaccine
  • 4 doses of Polio vaccine 
  • 2 doses of MMR vaccine
  • 3 doses of Hepatitis B vaccine
  • 2 doses of Varicella/Chickenpox vaccine 

Child Find

Niles City School District offers special education services for children ages 3-21. If you are concerned with the development of your child aged 3-5 and you are interested in educational services, please contact the Niles City School District's Office for the Education of Exceptional Children at (330) 989-5095, ext. 4012. 
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