Welcome to Monrovia Unified School District!
We want to welcome you and your child to Kindergarten and hope the following information provides a smooth transition for registration. Please note the important dates and information in regard to registration and immunization.
Registration for all elementary schools begins on Tuesday, February 7, 2017. Please call (626) 471-2042 for more information.
REQUIREMENTS FOR REGISTRATION:
BIRTH CERTIFICATE-STATE LAW (Education Code 480020): Proof of age must be furnished at the time of registration. Please bring an original certified birth certificate. A certified copy of a birth certificate may be obtained by mail from Los Angeles Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk’s Office, Norwalk, CA. Please call (562) 462-2137 for additional information.
THE CALIFORNIA CHILD HEALTH AND DISABILITY PREVENTION LAW: According to Monrovia Board Policy (5141.32) and California State Law (Assembly Bill 2460), a health screening examination and an oral health assessment must be completed upon entry into kindergarten. Physicals and oral assessments must be after March 1, 2017 to meet CHDP requirements.
Please bring names, addresses, and telephone numbers of employer(s), family doctor and persons to call in case of an emergency.
Your child’s kindergarten enrollment is not complete until the following conditions are met:
Child’s original birth certificate is verified by school authorities.
Child has received the immunizations as required by law.
Driver’s License or California I.D.
Proof of residence i.e. current utility bill in your name (gas, water, electric, trash). If unable to provide a utility bill, two proofs of residence is required (bank statement, car registration, rental agreement).
STATE LAW (Education Code 48000): Children are eligible for kindergarten attendance if they reach five years of age on or before September 1, 2017.
STATE LAW (Education Code 48100): ALL CHILDREN ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND SCHOOL WHO ARE SIX YEARS OF AGE.
For the 2017/2018 school year, children are eligible for kindergarten attendance if they reach five years of age on or before September 1, 2017 (SB 1381)
Students turning five between September 2, 2017 and December 2, 2017 can register for Transitional Kindergarten (TK) at Plymouth Elementary and Monroe Elementary.