Thursday April 17, 2014 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

West Godwin Elementary


Parents are required to bring:

Child's Original Birth Certificate

Two (2) pieces of parental identification proving residency in our district (utility bill, driver's license, lease, or official mail)

Child's Immunization Record with current Physician's Health Appraisal

Families who do NOT reside in the Godwin Heights Public School district may complete a School of Choice application for admittance to our school system. School of Choice applications will be available at Kindergarten Round Up. Applicants who are accepted into Godwin Heights under School of Choice are not eligible for buses and must provide their own transportation.

NEW State of Michigan enrollment age requirements:

The sections of the Revised School Code that address this issue are contained in the Michigan Compiled Law under MCL 380.1147 and 388.1606.

For the 2014-2015 school year, a child who resides in the school district may enroll in Kindergarten if the child is at least 5 years of age on or before October 1, 2014.

Exceptions Provided for Enrollment Age

If a child residing in the school district is not 5 years of age on the enrollment eligibility dates listed above, but will be 5 years of age not later than November 1 of the school year, the parent or legal guardian of that child may enroll the child in kindergarten for that school year by signing a waiver.

Waiver deadlines are as follows:

Established in district: Waiver due June 1, 2014

New to district: Waiver due August 1, 2014