Kindergarten Registration 2018
Posted on 02/10/2018
Graphic that says Kindergarten Registration is March 15 & 16.

MARCH 15-16, 2018

Registration is open to the following individuals:

  • Children who will enter kindergarten and children currently enrolled in private kindergarten that will enter the public school system next year. 
  • Children who were eligible for kindergarten for 2017-2018 but were granted a waiver and will now enter school in August 2018.
  • All children who will be five years old on or before September 30, 2018, are eligible for kindergarten.
  • All children who will be four years old on or before September 30, 2018, are eligible to apply for the 4-year old preschool program.  Preschool applications are available at all elementary schools and online at  Next year's application will be posted in early February.  Preschool screenings will be scheduled from March-May. 
Parents of children entering school for the first time need the following information when registering:
  • Kindergarten registration form.
  • Immunization record.
  • A state-issued certificate of birth (hospital record is not sufficient).
  • A report of a comprehensive physical examination for the child (physical must be completed within 12 months of the first date the child enters school – For more information, click here
  • There will be forms to complete at the school, including a Residency/Custody Verification Form.
  • Proof of residency-
    • Option A) copy of a mortgage, lease or real estate tax assessment indicating principal residency in the City of Roanoke,
    • Option B) copies of two documents must be provided:  a valid driver's license (or other government-issued photo ID) and a current utility bill (electric, gas, or water/sewer).  Both need to list a Roanoke City address.
You register your child at the school he/she will attend.  For Attendance Zone information, click here or call 853-2816.  You may want to call the school before you register.  Here is a list of elementary schools:

Crystal Spring Elementary 540-853-2976
Fairview Elementary 540-853-2978
Fallon Park Elementary 540-853-2535
Fishburn Park Elementary 540-853-2931
Garden City Elementary 540-853-2971
Grandin Court Elementary 540-853-2867
Highland Park Elementary 540-853-2963
Hurt Park Elementary 540-853-2986
Lincoln Terrace Elementary 540-853-2994
Monterey Elementary 540-853-2933
Morningside Elementary 540-853-2991
Preston Park Elementary 540-853-2996
Roanoke Academy  540-853-2751
Round Hill Elementary 540-853-2756
Virginia Heights Elementary 540-853-2937
Wasena Elementary 540-853-2914
Westside Elementary 540-853-2967

Pupils who are presently attending kindergarten in Roanoke City Public Schools are not required to register to enter first grade.
For Attendance Zone information, click here or call 853-2816.
40 Douglass Avenue NW, Roanoke, VA24012 Phone 540-853-2502