Kindergarten Students

NORTHEAST BRADFORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL NORTHEAST BRADFORD JR-SR HIGH SCHOOL

INFORMATION NEEDED FOR KINDERGARTEN ENROLLMENT

Welcome to the Northeast Bradford School District.  Kindergarten enrollment will be held at the Northeast Bradford Elementary building on April 5th and 6th. Children who are 5 years old on or before September 1st  year. Please call as soon as possible to schedule an appointment.  Please complete all forms attached. Our school nurse, Mrs. Coates, has also included a confidential health history form, a physician’s form and a dentist’s form. The health history form should be completed by you and brought to registration. Your family doctor should complete the physician’s form at your child’s next physical examination. Your dentist should complete the dental form. If the examinations are done before registration, please bring them with you. If this is not possible, the physician and dental form may be returned to the school during the summer.

When you come to registration, you will need to bring these forms as well as the following information:

  • Your child’s original birth certificate

If you do not have a birth certificate for your child, you can contact the Pa Department of Health for an application:

Division of Vital Statistics

PO Box 1528

New Castle, PA 16103

Phone: (724) 656-3100

 

  •  Your child’s immunization records

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania requires the following immunizations for new entries into kindergarten.

  • 4 doses of tetanus (1 dose on or after the 4th birthday)
  • 4 doses of diphtheria (1 dose on or after the 4th birthday)
  • 3 doses of polio
  • 2 doses of measles
  • 2 doses of mumps
  • 1 dose of rubella (German measles)
  • 3 doses of hepatitis B
  • 2 doses of varicella (chickenpox) vaccine or history of the disease

Please call Mrs. Coates with any questions regarding immunizations at (570)744-2521, extension 2224.

  • Proof of residency in our district.

The state requires that parents provide the district with proof of residency. This can be any document that shows your name and street address to indicate you live in our district. Examples are driver’s license, vehicle registration, lease, current tax bill, current utility bill, or current credit card statement.

We look forward to meeting you and your new student. If you have any questions, please call. We will be happy to help you.

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