Rockford Schools set Kindergarten Round-Up for March 6

The Rockford Area School District “Kindergarten Round-Up” is scheduled for 5 p.m. Thursday, March 6. Registration packets have been mailed to families who are already entered into the district’s student database.

Enrollment for fall 2014 will be limited to a maximum of eight kindergarten sections. If you do not live within school district boundaries, registrations will be taken on first-come, first-served basis. Call the Rockford Elementary Arts Magnet School at 763-477-5837 to reserve a spot for your child.

Children entering kindergarten this fall must be 5 years old on or before Sept. 1. A birth certificate and up-to-date immunization records are required for entrance into kindergarten. Early childhood screening is also required before a child may enroll in kindergarten. The next screening dates are March 11 and April 22. Contact 763-477-7500 to schedule a screening time.

For more information regarding the full-day, tuition-free, kindergarten program, visit or call REAMS.