Porterville Unified School District has scheduled kindergarten registration for the district’s ten elementary schools. In accordance with the Kindergarten Readiness Act (Senate Bill 1381), students reaching the age of 5 on or before September 1 can enroll in kindergarten, but those students reaching the age of 5 between September 2 and December 2 will be enrolled in a transitional kindergarten program, which is a two-year program. Students must be present for kindergarten registration.
Registration for Monte Vista Elementary will be February 25 from 8:30 a.m. to noon AND 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Registration packets can be picked up at the PUSD District Office - 600 W. Grand Ave.
The following items are required for registration:
- Verification of student’s age is required.
Minimum of 3 IPV (oral polio vaccine) and 4 DPT (diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus) if both are given after the 4th birthday. However, a child will be fully immunized with 4 IPV and 5 DPT, regardless of the age in which the last dose was received.
Two MMR (measles, mumps, rubella) administered after the 1st birthday.
One PPD (mantoux), tuberculin skin test including results.
Three doses of hepatitis B immunizations are required for kindergarten entry.
Two Varicella (chickenpox vaccine)
Parents who are not able to enroll their children during the formal registration may go to the school office on any school day after the enrollment date listed above.
Please call the school site or the Assistant Superintendent of Instructional Services (793-2453) if you have questions regarding kindergarten registration.