Carson City School District Pre-K, Kindergarten & Annual Update Registrations begins April 6

The Carson City School District is asking parents to mark their calendars for Tuesday, April 6, when all pre-kindergarten, kindergarten, new and returning student updates and registrations will begin.

CCSD pre-K registration.jpg: Carson City School District pre-kindergarten and kindergarten registrations begin April 6.

CCSD pre-K registration.jpg: Carson City School District pre-kindergarten and kindergarten registrations begin April 6. Courtesy

The Carson City School District is asking parents to mark their calendars for Tuesday, April 6, when all pre-kindergarten, kindergarten, new and returning student updates and registrations will begin. Pre-K and kindergarten registration traditionally has been the first week of March. The district is streamlining and simplifying the registration and annual student update process by consolidating a previously multiple-date schedule.

CCSD utilizes Infinite Campus for its student data information system. Parents and families of new and current students will use online registration through IC to provide and update student information.

“To help dispel parent and family confusion of when they need to register their child or children for school or conduct annual updates in Infinite Campus, we decided to consolidate all registrations and annual student information updates to begin the first week of April,” said Tasha Fuson, associate superintendent of educational services for the Carson City School District. “Rather than have our parents tediously keep track of a multiple dates, we felt it would be easier for them to take care of all their student(s) registration and IC update needs when the system opens April 6.”

Through IC, the secure online enrollment system on the district’s website, parents are able to verify all student demographic, emergency and medical information for their child prior to the start of the new school year. The school sites need the most up-to-date family, address, phone, medical information and permissions from parents for students so that they can participate in field trips and other school-related activities as well as have media releases for photographs or videos of them participating in various school functions.

Children who will be 5 years old by Sept. 30, 2021, are eligible for kindergarten for the coming 2021-22 school year. Full-day kindergarten classes are offered at all elementary schools in Carson City. Contact your neighborhood school:

  • Bordewich Bray Elementary, 775-283-2400
  • Empire Elementary, 775-283-1100
  • Fremont Elementary, 775-283-1200
  • Fritsch Elementary, 775-283-1400
  • Mark Twain Elementary, 775-283-1000
  • Seeliger Elementary, 775-283-2200

To review school boundaries, check the district’s website at carsoncityschools.com and click on “School Attendance Zones” under the “Parents” tab or click here to view the CCSD School Site Locator on the district’s website. Click here to view it in Spanish.

Parents are invited to visit their child’s prospective school in person between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. to provide the following required documents to register.

  • Birth certificate.
  • Immunization records (including hepatitis A & B, DTAP, MMR, IPV and varicella). Contact your physician’s office to ensure compliancy for school.
  • Proof of residency in Carson City (utility bill, mortgage or rental papers, voter registration, etc.).

Additionally, children who will be 4 by Sept. 30, 2021, and whose family qualifies under the federal household income guidelines can apply for the district’s pre-kindergarten program for the 2021-22 school year. Applications for pre-K in Carson City can be submitted beginning April 6 at each designated elementary school. Proof of income (including the last three pay stubs of each parent in the household working or the 2020 1040 tax return) will be required for all pre-K registrations. Click here to see if your family qualifies or click on the “Pre-K” under the “Parents” tab on the district’s website. Parents should direct any pre-K inquiries to the Pre-K Office at 775-283-2350.

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