D.J. Bakie Elementary School
If your child will be five years old by September 30, 2017 and you are a resident of Kingston, NH, he or she should register for full day kindergarten for the 2017-2018 school year. Please click on the above link to provide us with your child’s information and to schedule a screening. All incoming kindergarten students are required to participate in a screening process. Student screenings will take place on Thursday, April 6th and Friday April 7th.
Registration packets will be available to pick up at the school on March 6th. We will require a copy of their birth certificate, immunization record, most recent physical exam, and proof of residency documentation. Acceptable residency documents include a copy of your utility bill, signed lease, notarized letter from Builder or Realtor, property tax bill, settlement document on a new home or a property deed. We ask that registration be completed by April 7th.
New Hampshire State Law requires all children to have had immunizations for DPT, Polio, Mumps, Measles, German Measles, Chicken Pox, and Hepatitis B prior to entry to school. They also require each child to have a complete medical examination within one year prior to entry into kindergarten.
An orientation and information night for parents of incoming kindergarten students will take place on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. at the D. J. Bakie School.
APPLICATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED
FOR SANBORN REGIONAL INTEGRATED PRESCHOOL PROGRAM
The Sanborn Regional Integrated Preschool Program is offered at both the D.J.Bakie Elementary School in Kingston, NH and at the Memorial Elementary School in Newton, NH. We are currently accepting applications for the 2017- 2018 school year for the three year and four year old preschool programs.
The three year old program is held Mondays through Thursdays from 8:30 AM to 11:00 AM. Eligible children must be three years old by September 30, 2017 and be residents of Kingston or Newton, New Hampshire.
The four year old program is held Mondays through Thursdays from 12:00-3:00 PM at each school for residents of Kingston and Newton. Eligible children must be four years old by September 30, 2017. There are limited openings in the four year old program at both schools.
Tuition for the three year program is $165 per month and the four year old program is $200 per month. A tuition agreement form must be completed and returned in order to participate in the program. Enrollment is limited, and the deadline for submitting an application is Friday, February 24, 2017.
All applicants must participate in a developmental screening process. Please note that this is not a Child Find. You may call to schedule a Child Check Appointment if you are questioning a possible educational issue. For more information, or to register your child for the lottery, please click on the link below.
Submit an application for the preschool lottery.