Kingsport City Schools Pre-Kindergarten Screening and Kindergarten Registration to be Held for 2015-2016 School Year

KINGSPORT ‚¬ Kingsport City Schools will hold Pre-Kindergarten Screening (not registration) for the 2015-2016 school year on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 between 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., located at the Kingsport Civic Auditorium, 1550 Ft. Henry Drive, Kingsport.

Only Kingsport residents with children four (4) years of age on or before August 15, 2015 are eligible for Pre-Kindergarten screening. Parents/guardians must bring an original birth certificate (not a mothers copy), childs social security card, up-to-date Tennessee Immunization Card with confirmation of medical examination, proper Tennessee state form, proof of residency (mortgage statement, formal rental lease, property tax receipt or most recent water/electric bill), proof of family income and the child to be screened.

Children will not be screened without providing the documentation listed above. Pre-K classes are offered Monday ‚¬ Friday between 8:30 a.m. ‚¬ 2 p.m. Classes follow the Kingsport City Schools calendar and please note, transportation is not provided. Current Pre-K locations (subject to change) include Palmer Early Learning Center, Johnson Elementary, Kennedy Elementary, Lincoln Elementary and Roosevelt Elementary.

For more information on Pre-K Screening, please contact Becky Warner or Brian Cinnamon at (423) 378.2160 or visit k12k.com.

Kingsport City Schools will hold Kindergarten Registration for the 2015-2016 school year on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 from 7:30 a.m. ‚¬ 6 p.m. at Kingsport City Elementary Schools throughout Kingsport.

Only Kingsport residents with children five (5) years of age on or before August 15, 2015 are eligible for Kindergarten. Parents/guardians must register at the school zoned for their residence. Parents/guardians must bring an original birth certificate (not a mothers copy), childs social security card, up-to-date Tennessee Immunization Card with confirmation of medical examination, proof of residency (mortgage statement, formal rental lease, property tax receipt or most recent water/electric bill). All new students to Kingsport City Schools must have a physical.

Children will not be allowed to attend school without providing the documentation listed above. To learn which school for which your child is zoned, please refer to the Kingsport Street Directory listed under the School Zones/Maps link under About KCS at k12k.com, or call Kingsport City Schools Administration Support Center at (423) 378-2100.

For more information on Kindergarten Registration, please contact Elaine Minton at (423) 378.2138 or visit k12k.com.

Kingsport‚ City Schools (KCS) is a public school district located in‚ Kingsport, Tenn., serving students in Sullivan and Hawkins county. The district is comprised of 13 schools, including a Pre-K, eight elementary schools, two middle schools, one high school and a non-traditional school; with total enrollment over 7,100 students. The vision of Kingsport City Schools is to be,‚ Student Focused ‚¬¦ World Class.

KCS has been named the top school district in Tennessee as winner of the 2014 SCORE Prize District Award by the State Collaborative on Reforming Education (SCORE) and has earned the 2014 Achievement Award in the annual Excellence in Tennessee Recognition Program by the Tennessee Center for Performance Excellence (TNPCE).

For more information on‚ KCS, visit‚ k12k.com, listen live on‚ WCSK 90.3 FM,‚ The Voice of KCS, read our blog, We Are KCS, or call‚ (423) 378.2100.‚ Were social too; follow us on Facebook (Kingsport City Schools), Twitter (@KCS_District) and check out our YouTube Channel (KPTSchools).