Board Policies

This Policy is under review.

JEB - Entrance Age

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A child who will be five years of age on August 31 of the entry year is eligible to enter Kindergarten in that calendar year. One must be age six on or before August 31 of a given calendar year to enter grade one. Annually, the District will announce dates for kindergarten registration at each elementary school. Notices will be sent out from the schools, and the news media will be requested to convey the information to the public.

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LEGAL REFS.: M.G.L. 15:lG; 76:1; 76:5; 76:15; 76:15A 603 CMR 26:01; 26:02; 26:03