Kalispell Public Schools
Kalispell, Montana

Early Kindergarten 4 and 5 Year Olds

Last Updated: 5/26/2020 7:41 PM

 

 

 

Early Kindergarten 

Purpose:  To give younger students who may not be ready for the rigors of an all day academic approach an option for an all-day setting that will provide Kindergarten instruction from a more play based model.  The Early Kindergarten year will help get them more prepared for the expectations of a full academic approach in Kindergarten the following year.

Eligibility

Who:     Five-year olds whose birthday falls on or after May 1st.

    Four-year olds whose birthday falls on or after September 10th.  Four-year olds will only be accepted if they meet four-year old criteria listed below and if room is available once five-year olds    have been accepted.  During registration, all four year olds will be put on the waiting list.  

Seats Available:  Each classroom will have a maximum of 18 spots for Early Kindergarten qualifiers.

Host Sight:  To be Determined

Now accepting applications for the 2020-2021 School Year. 

Please choose 4 year old Kindergarten as your school.  

New Student Enrollment

Four Year Old Criteria:

  • Live within Kalispell Elementary School District boundaries
  • Be four-years old by 9/10/20
  • Meet the moderate income eligibility - chart below

   

Household size

Income

2

$31,284

3

$39,461

4

$47,638

5

$55,815

6

$63,992

7

$72,169

 

Required: immunizations, proof of income (a minimum of two monthly paycheck), proof of residency, and a copy of their birth certificate.