Region 16 announces kindergarten registration

REGION 16 — Prospect Elementary School and Laurel Ledge Elementary School will hold kindergarten registration Jan. 23 through Jan. 27.

On these dates, parents can pick up a packet of forms from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the schools. The forms must be filled out and returned by Feb. 27. Registration is open to children who will turn 5 by Jan. 1, 2018, and are residents of Prospect or Beacon Falls.

Proof of residency is required to register a child for kindergarten.

The following information must be provided: mortgage statement or copy of deed showing ownership of property where child resides or copy of signed lease or rental agreement for the property where child lives or notarized statement from the owner of the property where the child is residing; a copy of a current utility bill from CL&P or Yankee Gas indicating the family has an account for the address the child is residing, or if the landlord is supplying utilities, a notarized copy of the lease or rental agreement indicating that the utilities are supplied by the landlord; a copy of another bill confirming residency; a copy of valid Connecticut driver’s license for either parent indicating the address where the child is residing.

For more information, call Prospect Elementary School at 203-578-3300 or Laurel Ledge Elementary School at 203-729-5355 ext. 300.