Kindergarten Registration

2020-2021 Kindergarten Registration Process

For students re-entering the District or who have siblings in the Moorestown Township School District, please call our district's Central Registrar, Cathy Kain, to register. 
 856-778-6610 ext. 12019


Step 1
Step 1 is only for families new to our District. If you are not new to the District, go to Step 2.

Preregister your child online using our Genesis Open Registration.  If you do not have access to a computer, call our district's Registrar, Cathy Kain at 856-778-6610 ext. 12019. 


Step 2

Call the district's Registrar, Cathy Kain, at 856-778-6610 ext. 12019 to schedule an appointment to finalize your registration.  

Step 3

Download and print the registration forms found at the bottom of this page.  Bring the completed forms along with the required information to your scheduled appointment with the Registrar. 

Make sure you read the Kindergarten Parent Letter and bring in the Kindergarten Preference Form found at the bottom of that letter.



Required Information to Bring to your Registration Appointment

  1. Original Birth Certificate with a raised seal or Passport.
  2. Doctor Certified Immunization Record.
  3. 5 Proofs of Residency
    • If you are currently a resident, bring five documents, such as: utility bills, licenses, permits, insurance, car registration, voter registration, tax bill, receipts, cancelled checks, medical reports, employment documents, delivery receipts, business record, survey, fire inspection, title, settlement paper, homeowners, etc.
    • If you are in the process of buying a home in Moorestown, provide your agreement of sale and complete the Certificate of Residence.
    • If you are leasing, bring a copy of the entire signed lease at the time of registration and four other proofs (within 30 days).
    • If child and parent are moving in with a Moorestown resident, provide five forms of proof of residency and a signed Affidavit of Residency-Child and Parent Living with Resident.
    • If you will be supporting a child other than your own, provide five forms of proof of residency as well as either Legal Guardian documentation or Affidavit for Non-Resident Pupils.
  4. If your child has an IEP (Individual Education Plan from the Child Study Team), bring the most current documentation.
  5. If Applicable - Custody/Guardianship Documentation if there is a Legal Restraining Order, Custody Order, Name Change or any other legal documentation.
  6. Copy of New Jersey transfer card, if transferring from a New Jersey public school, with SID# (10 digits).
  7. All Forms listed below - printed and filled out

 



FORMS

-forms marked with an * are required by all students

  1. Affidavit for Non-Resident Pupils
  2. Affidavit of Residency - Child and Parent Living with Resident
  3. Certificate of Residency
  4. Dental Exam Form * - required for all students entering Preschool through 3rd grade. 
  5. Health History Form *
  6. Home Language Survey *  - required if you didn't fill it out during the online preregistration
  7. Kindergarten Parent Letter and Preference Form* - Kindergarten preference form is second page of letter 
  8. Parent Questionnaire for Kids Entering Kindergarten *
  9.  Physical Exam Requirement Form *
  10. Physical Exam Form *- physical examinations are required for all Kindergarten and new students.  Our school physician is also available for physical examinations for students who do not have a medical home.
  11. ‚ÄčSpecial Education Forms - for students who are classified with an Individual Education Program, IEP





EXTENDED DAY CARE

The District offers a tuition-based Extended Day Care Program for students in Kindergarten through 6th grade, at our four elementary schools. The program offers both morning sessions and afternoon sessions and has flexible daily, weekly and drop-in (with prior registration) options. The morning sessions begin at 7:00 am and run through the start of the school day. The afternoon sessions start at the end of the school day until 6:00 pm.For more information, please refer to the Extended Day Care Program webpage. 





KINDERGARTEN SCREENING  - HOLD THE DATE

May 13th and 14th, 2020  Kindergarten Screening will be held at Baker, Roberts and South Valley Elementary Schools.

A SignUp Genius link for the Kindergarten screenings will be posted on the MTPS website in early April 2020.