Welcome to the Kindergarten Home Page of Peabody Public Schools
Kindergarten Registration For September 2019 has taken place. If you still need to register you will need to take a registration packet along with the required documents to the District Wide Summer Parent/Student Information Center this summer. This will be operating from July 1, 2019 to August 16, 2019. (Closed July 4 & 5).It is located at the Higgins Middle School Room 140 at 85 Perkins St. Hours of operation: Mon & Tues: 12:00PM to 3:00PM and Wed, Thurs & Fri: 7:00AM to 11:30AM.
You can access the registration packet on the School District’s website. It is at the bottom of the page=Student Registration Form. You may use the one listed as PPS Grades 1-12 enrollment packet for Kindergarten.
KINDERGARTEN SCREENING: Kindergarten Screening will be held at each school on Tues-Sept 3rd; Wed-Sept 4th, Thurs-Sept 5th. You will receive a Kindergarten Screening appointment letter from your neighborhood school in the middle of August. Your incoming kindergartner will only come in during the first three days of school for their screening appointment.
On Friday-Sept 6th all kindergarten classrooms will hold an Open House from 9:30 to 11:30. You will bring your child in to meet their kindergarten teacher and visit their classroom. Parents must stay with their child. You do not need to stay for the entire two hours; but you can if you want.
The FIRST DAY of kindergarten is MONDAY-SEPTEMBER 9th. It is a FULL DAY.
If you do not receive a screening appointment by August 27th, please call your neighborhood school for an appointment.