Board Approved TK Policy – posted 5/3/16
Transitional Kindergarten (TK): Students must turn 5 between September 2-December 2. Kindergarten age-eligible students are allowed to choose TK if their 5th birthday is between June 1st-September 1st; however, they must sign the Kindergarten Continuance Form verifying that the parent/guardian agrees to have his/her child continue in kindergarten for one additional year. Students may not promote from TK to 1st grade.
For students with their 5th birthday after December 2, they must enter TK on or after their 5th birthday. They must sign the Kinder Continuance Form. If a student turns 5 after December 2nd, entering kindergarten is not an option, they must enroll in TK.
Kindergarten: Students must turn 5 on or before September 1