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 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


Parent Guide to Communication of Learning: Full Day Kindergarten Program