Kindergarten Registration- Intent to Enroll
Incoming Kindergarten Families
Will your child be five years old by September 1, 2021? It’s time to launch them into kindergarten! Kindergarten will start on August 23rd, 2021. We are very excited to meet you and welcome you to the Medford School District family!
The first day of kindergarten is a momentous occasion where your child will start a lifetime of learning. We want to help both parents and students best prepare for this exciting transition.
Right now, you can fill out an intent to enroll form (linked with your school’s name below) to secure your student’s spot in kindergarten. Then in August, your school will contact you about registration.
Click on your school below to find the intent to enroll form:
- Abraham Lincoln Elementary
- Griffin Creek Elementary
- Hoover Elementary
- Howard Elementary
- Jackson Elementary
- Jacksonville Elementary
- Jefferson Elementary
- Kennedy Elementary
- Lone Pine Elementary
- Medford Online Academy
- Oak Grove Elementary
- Roosevelt Elementary
- Ruch Outdoor Community School K-8
- Washington Elementary
- Wilson Elementary
How to prepare my child for kindergarten this summer: This summer you can start preparing your child for kindergarten by doing the following:
- Starting kindergarten can be an exciting experience. The National Association for the Education of Young Children has many wonderful tips for parents to help their child get ready for their first day of school!
- Here is a list of books about starting kindergarten to share with your child.
- We also have a sample summer calendar (Spanish included) of activities to get your child ready.
Kindergarten Early Admission: Will your child will turn 5 on or before October 1st? If you are interested in early entry into kindergarten, you can learn more about the procedures here.
Transferring Into Our District
We just moved to Medford. Which school will my child attend? Visit our school finder website and enter your address. You’ll be able to see which school zone you are in and whether or not bus transportation is available for your school.
Do I need an INTERdistrict transfer and an INTRAdistrict transfer? Visit our student transfer information page for descriptions and a MSD Transfer flowchart.
Need to apply for an intradistrict transfer? Visit our Intradistrict Transfers page.
Need to apply for an interdistrict transfer? Visit our Interdistrict Transfer page.