attendance is compulsory for all children who reach the age of five years on or
before December 31st, 2022. Parents, however, may defer entry into
Kindergarten until September of 2023 for children who turn five between
September 1st and December 31st of 2022. Children who will not reach the
age of five on or before December 31st, 2022 are not eligible for
admission to kindergarten.
Registration starts October 12, 2021. Families may register their
child by contacting their child's new school (school directory). If you are not sure what school your child is zoned to attend, visit this page:https://asdsbp.nbed.nb.ca/Eligibility. (Note: Newcomer and international student registration information can be found below).
child’s school will set up an appointment to complete the
registration process. Please
bring with you to the appointment:
· proof of
child’s age: birth certificate, passport, another piece of ID (e.g. immigration
documents or a certificate issued by another Canadian Provincial Government
indicating the date of birth)
· proof of
You may be asked to provide proof
of residency to determine if your student resides in the district catchment
area. This proof can be located on a formal lease, utility bill (power, water, cable,
telephone), bank statement, credit card statement, property tax assessment, or
building permit that contains the parent’s name and address.
A copy of your child's Medicare
number may also be requested to have on file in case of a medical emergency.
**For Newcomer and/or international students: If your child was NOT born in Canada, or born in Canada but you are NOT Canadian citizens, or their first language is NOT English and they require English language support regardless of where they were born, please contact Lynn MacDonald, Admissions Officer directly @ Lynn.MacDonald@nbed.nb.ca)