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Kindergarten Registration Kicks Off January 14

Here's everything you need to know about signing up your child for kindergarten.

The following is from the Mill Valley School District:

Kindergarten registration for the 2013-2014 school year kicks off January 14 and ends on February 11. Stop by the Mill Valley School District Office at 411 Sycamore Ave, located adjacent to the Mill Valley Middle School entrance.

Registration Dates:

  • Mon, Jan. 14; 1 - 7 p.m. 
  • Thu, Jan. 17; 1 - 7 p.m.
  • Thu, Feb. 7; 1 - 7 p.m.
  • Mon, Feb. 11; 1 - 7 p.m.  

A child is eligible for public school kindergarten if he/she will be 5-years-old on or before October 1, 2013. Information about Transitional Kindergarten 2013/14.

What to Bring Checklist:

  • An original or certified (county seal) birth certificate or passport.
  • 3 original (will be immediately copied and returned) proofs of your residency in Mill Valley. Three different types of proof of residency within the Mill Valley School District boundaries are required when registering a student for school. The three proofs must be from the following seven categories, with no more than ONE from any category. Original documents presented at the District Office will be copied and returned to resident. The following documents are acceptable proofs of residency:
    • Recent property tax bill that contains evidence of Homeowner’s Exemption
    • Current, dated rental/lease agreement showing the address with lessor-lessee-realtor names and signatures; and contact information. If agreement is month-to-month or has expired, a current extension from the landlord is required.
    • Current California driver’s license or California identification card indicating residence address within district boundaries. If a P.O. box is used, DMV verification of residency is required.
    • Public assistance documents.
    • Employment record, e.g. recent payroll stub, if address indicated o Recent homeowner’s or renter’s insurance documents.
    • Utility bills indicating residence address and dated within 60 days of registration. Acceptable bills include:
      • PG&E
      • Marin Municipal Water District
      • Mill Valley Refuse/Tamalpais Community Services District / or other local refuse agency serving residences within district boundaries
      • Comcast (cable TV) / Direct TV
      • Land line telephone (cell and long-distance service not accepted)
      • Public assistance documents.
      • Employment record, e.g. recent payroll stub, if address indicated o Recent homeowner’s or renter’s insurance documents.
  • A TB test. Required ONLY if your family is moving to Mill Valley from countries in Asia,
    the Middle East, Africa, Latin America, Eastern Europe, or the Pacific Islands. The test must have been administered upon arrival in the United States. Written proof of a negative test result will be required before the child can start school.
  • Kindergarten Registration Forms. Required forms are available online and available on registration days at the District Office.

Please note: Your child cannot be registered unless he/she is a current resident of the Mill Valley School District and we have received all of the documents listed above.

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Mill Valley School District January 07, 2013 at 11:23 PM
New! Kindergarten Registration Option for Current MVSD Families! Parents of current K-4 students who wish to register their Kindergarteners for the 2013/14 school year can now register at their sibling's school site from January 14-18. Please see specific times for each school site below. Registration Dates at School Sites for Siblings of Current K-4 Students Edna Maguire Monday, 1/14, 10 to 4 Tuesday, 1/15, 10 to 7 Wednesday, 1/16, 9 to 4 Thursday, 1/17, 9 to 4 Friday, 1/18, 9 to 3 Old Mill Monday, 1/14, 3-6 Tuesday, 1/15 during regular school hours Wednesday, 1/16, 3-6 Thursday, 1/17, during regular school hours Friday, 1/18, during regular school hours Park School Monday-Friday, 1-4 PM Strawberry Point School Monday-Friday, 8-4 PM Tam Valley Monday, 1/14, 4-7 pm Tuesday, 1/15, 1-4 pm Wednesday, 1/16, 4-7 pm Thursday, 1/17, 1-4 pm Questions about Kindergarten registration? Please email Barb Kent, Registrar at bkent@mvschools.org or call 415-389-7700.

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