ELBOW â€” Forsan Elementary at Elbow has scheduled pre-k and kindergarten pre-registration for Monday, April 8 through Friday, April 12 in the elementary office located south of Big Spring at the corner of Nichols Road and FM 818.
The school office will be open for registration between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m.
In order to be eligible for pre-kindergarten, the student must be 4 years old on or before Sept. 1, 2013, and meet at least one of the following criteria:
â€˘ Must be unable to speak or comprehend English;
â€˘ The family fully qualifies for free or reduced-price lunches;
â€˘ The family is homeless;
â€˘ One or more parents are on active-duty military service ; or
â€˘ The children are in foster care.
To register for kindergarten, students must be 5 years of age on or before Sept. 1, 2013.
In order to pre-register, parents should bring the childâ€™s official birth certificate, social security card, shot records, proof of residency (utility bill with name and physical address), enrolling parent driverâ€™s license and proof of guardianship (if applicable).
School administrators said they believes it is vital to get an accurate count of students who will be entering pre-k and kindergarten next year as the information helps in the purchase of supplies and making personnel decisions.
For more information, contact the district at 432-398-5444.