Welcome to Gloucester Public Schools. We are excited to welcome our newest students to kindergarten and delighted to have you join our educational community! Our Gloucester Public Schools' staff has been working closely with each of the preschool programs in Gloucester to ensure that your family's transition into our kindergarten program is as seamless as possible. Gloucester Public Schools' kindergarten students experience a full-day program that focuses on academically enriching, social, emotional, and academic development. Students build skills in reading, writing, and mathematics, adhering to the rigorous Massachusetts Early Childhood Program Standards and Guidelines while having opportunities to learn and develop with their peers.
Please Remember: Eligible Kindergarten students for the 2022-2023 school year MUST be five (5) years old on or before August 31, 2022
Kindergarten Registration Will Open February 7, 2022
Kindergarten registration is a multistep process. Please read through and follow the steps below.
3. Proof of Child’s Age ( 1 )
4. Health and Medical Documentation
Proof of Immunization
A Physical Exam ( within 12 months )
5. Parent / Guardian - Photo ID
6. Completed Home Language Survey
A completed home language survey MUST be completed for EVERY newly registering student. This survey is required by the Massachusetts Department of Education to determine a student's need for support in a language other than English