Kindergarten Registration

Welcome to Niles City Schools!

Kindergarten Registration for the 2020-2021 School Year
The Niles Board of Education has approved changing the date students are required to be age 5 to register for Kindergarten beginning in the 20-21 school year.  Therefore, students who are age 5 by August 1, 2020 will be eligible to register for Kindergarten in Niles City Schools for next year.
Registration Appointments are Recommended
  • All KG students must be registered at our Central Registration Office, located at 309 N Rhodes Ave in Niles
  • To schedule your registration appointment please call (330) 989-5095
  • Registration hours are 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM and 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
  • You may walk in to register but precedence will be given to those individuals with appointments
  • Your child does not need to be present at registration
  • You may print the Kindergarten Registration Packet from this page by clicking the blue link under FORMS 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 conducted at Niles Primary School on April 30, 2020 and May 1, 2020 
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/Possession 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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