Kindergarten Registration for the 2020-2021 School Year
  • Children who were born in 2016 may register for Year One Kindergarten (JK)
  • Children who were born in 2015 may register for Year Two Kindergarten (SK)
  • If your child attended Year One Kindergarten (JK) at Burkevale Protestant Separate School, you do       not need to register for Year Two Kindergarten (SK)
  • Student registrations received on or before July 31, 2020 will be guaranteed placement at the School for the first day.  Due to COVID-19 restrictions, families seeking to register past this date may be subject to delays in their child(ren)’s placement of class and timetable.

 

Kindergarten Registration Process

  • Online registration for Kindergarten at Burkevale Protestant Separate School is now available by           clicking HERE
  • To complete the online registration, parents/guardians will be asked to “Create an Account”
  • Verify your account information through an email that is sent by EasyRegister
  • A final confirmation email will be sent to you after registering your child

 

PLEASE NOTE:  If preferred, parents/guardians can print and manually complete a PDF version of the registration form.  A paper version of the registration package will also be made available at the School.

***A resolution has been passed in accordance with Board Policy D2 – Registration and Attendance.  Effective for the School Year 2020-2021, the Protestant Separate School Board of the Town of Penetanguishene will no longer be accepting new registrations from families living outside of the Town of Penetanguishene’s boundaries UNLESS a sibling is already attending Burkevale Protestant Separate School, or the student is a child of a staff member.  This resolution is reviewed on an annual basis by February 1st.  For further information, please contact the Board Office at (705) 549-6422***

After Registering

Please contact Burkevale Protestant Separate School at (705) 549-7456 to schedule an appointment to drop off the required documentation and complete the registration process.

Required Documentation:

  1. Proof of Child’s Age (birth certificate, passport, baptismal certificate, birth registration form)
  2. Confirmation that your Child’s up-to-date Immunization Records have been filed online with the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit at www.smdhu.org/immsonline or completed using the Immunization History for School Registration Form
  3. Proof of Home Address (document with physical address on it – driver’s license, utility bill, lease          agreement, etc.)
  4. Immigration Papers (if applicable)
  5. Court Documents for custody/access (most recent if applicable)
  6. Property Tax Designation Form

 

Supporting Your Child’s Transition into Kindergarten

For further information from our Welcome to Kindergarten partners, please visit the following links:

The Learning Partnership – Welcome To Kindergarten

Early Intervention – The County of Simcoe

Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit

 

Learn More about the Kindergarten Program

Ministry of Education – Kindergarten Program

FULL-DAY KINDERGARTEN: A Question and Answer Guide for Parents

THE KINDERGARTEN PROGRAM

Parent Guide to Communication of Learning: Full Day Kindergarten Program