MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. (January 26, 2018) – The Mount Vernon City School District Board of Education will be conducting registration for all students planning to attend kindergarten, as well as the district’s Pre-K programs for three- and four-year-olds during the 2018-2019 school year.
Registration events for students planning to attend either Kindergarten or the Pre-K program for four-year-olds will take place at each of the district’s elementary schools on the dates indicated below. Regardless of which school your student will attend, you may register at any one of the events listed here. Each registration event will run from 8:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.
Parker Elementary (461 South 6th Avenue)
Monday, March 12 and Tuesday, March 13
Traphagen Elementary (72 Lexington Avenue)
Thursday, March 15 and Friday, March 16
William H. Holmes Elementary (195 North Columbus Avenue)
Monday, March 19 and Tuesday, March 20
Graham Elementary (421 East 5th Street)
Thursday, March 22 and Friday, March 23
Edward Williams Elementary (9 Union Lane)
Monday, March 26 and Tuesday, March 27
Hamilton Elementary (20 Oak Street)
Monday, April 16 and Tuesday, April 17
Rebecca Turner Elementary (625 South 4th Avenue)
Thursday, April 19 and Friday, April 20
Lincoln Elementary (170 East Lincoln Avenue)
Monday, April 23 and Tuesday, April 24
Grimes Elementary (58 South 10th Avenue)
Thursday, April 26 and Friday, April 27
Columbus Elementary (455 North High Street)
Monday, May 7 and Tuesday, May 8
Pennington Elementary (20 Fairway)
Thursday, May 10 and Friday, May 11
A late registration event for the Pre-K program for four-year-olds will be held on Monday, July 9, 2018, from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m., at Rebecca Turner Elementary. Late placement will be based on remaining availability.
Additionally, registration for the Pre-K program for three year olds will take place at Rebecca Turner Elementary, 625 South 4th Ave in Mount Vernon, between 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, on the following dates:
-February 26 through March 2
-April 9 through April 13
-April 30 through May 4
-June 4 through June 15
-July 9 through July 13
-July 16 through July 20
To register for Kindergarten, students must be five (5) years old on or by December 1, 2018. To register for the Pre-K program for four-year-olds, students must be four (4) years old on or by December 1, 2018. To register for the Pre-K program for three-year-olds, students must be three (3) years old by December 1, 2018 to enroll.
Students must be present with parent/guardian at the time of enrollment. Parents and guardians will be required to present photo identification, proof of age, current immunization records and proof of residency at the time of registration. Those planning to register a student in one of these programs are encouraged to review the complete list of admission and enrollment requirements, including accepted documentation, available on the district’s website: www.mtvernoncsd.org.
For student registration questions, please contact the district by phone at (914) 358-2380, or by email to FGaon@mtvernoncsd.org.
About Mount Vernon City School District
With more than 8,000 students in 16 schools, and students returning from private schools, the Mount Vernon City School District is committed to providing a quality education to its children as well as developing programs that meet the diverse academic and social needs of its students.